Check Dictionary

Find out more about word, its definitions etc.

Valid in these dictionaries

  • TWL/NWL (Scrabble US/CA/TH)
  • SOWPODS/CSW (Scrabble UK / ALL)
  • ENABLE (Words with Friends)

Meaning of scoop

1 definition found

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

      n 1: the quantity a scoop will hold [syn: {scoop}, {scoopful}]
      2: a hollow concave shape made by removing something [syn:
         {scoop}, {pocket}]
      3: a news report that is reported first by one news
         organization; "he got a scoop on the bribery of city
         officials" [syn: {exclusive}, {scoop}]
      4: street names for gamma hydroxybutyrate [syn: {soap}, {scoop},
         {max}, {liquid ecstasy}, {grievous bodily harm}, {goop},
         {Georgia home boy}, {easy lay}]
      5: the shovel or bucket of a dredge or backhoe [syn: {scoop},
         {scoop shovel}]
      6: a large ladle; "he used a scoop to serve the ice cream"
      v 1: take out or up with or as if with a scoop; "scoop the sugar
           out of the container" [syn: {scoop}, {scoop out}, {lift
           out}, {scoop up}, {take up}]
      2: get the better of; "the goal was to best the competition"
         [syn: {outdo}, {outflank}, {trump}, {best}, {scoop}]

Source : WordNet ® Princeton University. 2010.

Use this dictionary checker to learn more about a word - find out its meaning and also make sure whether that word is a valid word in any of these dictionaries (used by popular word games). Here is the list of dictionaries it checks for :

  • OCTWL / TWL : The official dictionary for scrabble game in United States, Canada and Thailand.
  • SOWPODS / CSW : UK and the rest of the world uses this dictionary for various word games including scrabble.
  • ENABLE - This is the default dictionary for Words with Friends.

The dictionary checker is also good at solving any issue with a disputed word when you're playing scramble games gainst your friends or family members. As a bonus, you also learn new words while having fun!

Back to Word Unscrambler

Recent articles from our blog :

Note: Feel free to send us any feedback or report on the new look of our site. Thank you for visiting our website.