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(noun, verb, adj.)


There are 6 meanings of the word Dwarf.

How to pronounce dwarf:


Dwarf - as a noun

A person who is markedly small

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
Hypernyms (Closely Related)
small person
Hyponyms (Broadly Related)

A legendary creature resembling a tiny old man; lives in the depths of the earth and guards buried treasure

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
Hypernyms (Closely Related)
Hyponyms (Broadly Related)

A plant or animal that is atypically small

Dwarf - as a verb

Make appear small by comparison

Example: "This year's debt dwarfs that of last year"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Check the growth of

Example: "The lack of sunlight dwarfed these pines"

Dwarf - as an adjective


Example: "It is possible to grow the plants as dwarf as one desires."

Example Sentences

"The children were excited to see the dwarf at the circus."
"The dwarf stood only three feet tall."
"In fantasy novels, dwarfs are often portrayed as skilled blacksmiths."
"The garden gnome looked like a miniature dwarf with a long white beard."
"The dwarf planet Pluto was reclassified as a 'dwarf planet' in 2006."
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Word Game Points

Is DWARF a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, dwarf is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

DWARF has a SCRABBLE points total of 12.

Is DWARF a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, dwarf is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
DWARF has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 12.

Is DWARF a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, dwarf is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
DWARF has a WORDFEUD points total of 12.

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