Is Catastrophe a Scrabble Word? Yes

"Catastrophe" is a valid Scrabble word worth 18 points. The letters in the word are worth different point values, including the letter "h" being worth the most at 4 points. Despite the word having a negative connotation, it can still be used in the game of Scrabble to score points.


Definition for the word Catastrophe.

  • a state of extreme (usually irremediable) ruin and misfortune (noun)
    "lack of funds has resulted in a catastrophe for our school system"
  • a sudden violent change in the earth's surface (noun)
  • an event resulting in great loss and misfortune (noun)

Is Catastrophe a Valid Scrabble Word?

Yes Catastrophe is a valid Scrabble word.


Scrabble Point Value of Catastrophe: 18 Points
Words with Friends Point Value of Catastrophe: 19 Points


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