Scrabble Dictionary

Check words in Scrabble Dictionary and make sure it's an official scrabble word.


Valid in these dictionaries

  • TWL/NWL (Scrabble US / Canada / Thailand)
  • SOWPODS/CSW (Scrabble UK / International)
  • ENABLE (Words with Friends)

Meaning of lean

1 definition found

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

      adj 1: lacking excess flesh; "you can't be too rich or too
             thin"; "Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry
             look"-Shakespeare [syn: {thin}, {lean}] [ant: {fat}]
      2: lacking in mineral content or combustible material; "lean
         ore"; "lean fuel" [ant: {rich}]
      3: containing little excess; "a lean budget"; "a skimpy
         allowance" [syn: {lean}, {skimpy}]
      4: not profitable or prosperous; "a lean year"
      n 1: the property possessed by a line or surface that departs
           from the vertical; "the tower had a pronounced tilt"; "the
           ship developed a list to starboard"; "he walked with a
           heavy inclination to the right" [syn: {tilt}, {list},
           {inclination}, {lean}, {leaning}]
      v 1: to incline or bend from a vertical position; "She leaned
           over the banister" [syn: {lean}, {tilt}, {tip}, {slant},
      2: cause to lean or incline; "He leaned his rifle against the
      3: have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be
         inclined; "She tends to be nervous before her lectures";
         "These dresses run small"; "He inclined to corpulence" [syn:
         {tend}, {be given}, {lean}, {incline}, {run}]
      4: rely on for support; "We can lean on this man"
      5: cause to lean to the side; "Erosion listed the old tree"
         [syn: {list}, {lean}]

WordNet ® Princeton University.

Use this Scrabble® dictionary checker tool to find out whether a word is acceptable in your scrabble dictionary. When you enter a word and click on Check Dictionary button, it simply tells you whether it's valid or not, and list out the dictionaries in case of valid word. Additionally, you can also read the meaning if you want to know more about a particular word.

Also check out