TWL06 (US, Canada and Thailand) Yes 20 Points
SOWPODS (UK and Others) Yes 20 Points
Enable (Words with Friends) Yes 22 Points

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is backhand a word in Scrabble?

    Yes, backhand is a valid word in scrabble.As per TWL06 dictionary it has 20 points,As per SOWPODS dictionary it has 20 points.

  • Is backhand a word in Words With Friends?

    Yes, backhand is a valid word in words with friends. As per Words with Friends dictionary it has 22 points.


meaning: a return made with the back of the hand facing the direction of the stroke ;
synonyms: {backhand_stroke}; {backhand_shot}
meaning: hit a tennis ball backhand ;
meaning: (of handwriting) having the letters slanting backward ;
synonyms: {left-slanting}
meaning: (of racket strokes) made across the body with back of hand facing direction of stroke ;
synonyms: {backhand(a)}; {backhanded}
Source of definition(s) is WordNet ® Princeton University wordnet.princeton.edu
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