Definition for the word Perpendicular.

  • a Gothic style in 14th and 15th century England; characterized by vertical lines and a four-centered (Tudor) arch and fan vaulting
  • a cord from which a metal weight is suspended pointing directly to the earth's center of gravity; used to determine the vertical from a given point
  • at right angles to the plane of the horizon or a base line
  • an extremely steep face
  • a straight line at right angles to another line
  • intersecting at or forming right angles
  • so steep as to be nearly veritcal

  • Is Perpendicular a Valid Scrabble Word?

    Yes Perpendicular is a valid Scrabble word.

    Scrabble Point Value of Perpendicular: 20 Points
    Words with Friends Point Value of Perpendicular: 26 Points