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TWL06 (US, Canada and Thailand) Yes 5 Points
SOWPODS (UK and Others) Yes 5 Points
Enable (Words with Friends) Yes 5 Points

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is dire a word in Scrabble?

    Yes, dire is a valid word in scrabble.As per TWL06 dictionary it has 5 points,As per SOWPODS dictionary it has 5 points.

  • Is dire a word in Words With Friends?

    Yes, dire is a valid word in words with friends. As per Words with Friends dictionary it has 5 points.

Definition(s)

Adjective
1.
meaning: causing fear or dread or terror;
examples: the awful war; an awful risk; dire news; a career or vengeance so direful that London was shocked; the dread presence of the headmaster; polio is no longer the dreaded disease it once was; a dreadful storm; a fearful howling; horrendous explosions shook the city; a terrible curse
synonyms: {awful}; {direful}; {dread(a)}; {dreaded}; {dreadful}; {fearful}; {fearsome}; {frightening}; {horrendous}; {horrific}; {terrible}
2.
meaning: fraught with extreme danger;
examples: nearly hopeless; a desperate illness; on all fronts the Allies were in a desperate situation due to lack of materiel- G.C.Marshall; a dire emergency
synonyms: {desperate}
Source of definition(s) is WordNet ® Princeton University wordnet.princeton.edu
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