Dictionary Only:
Explicit Words:


(noun, verb)
Did you mean?
Also try..


There are 6 meanings of the word Ensign.

How to pronounce ensign:


Ensign - as a noun

A person who holds a commissioned rank in the united states navy or the united states coast guard; below lieutenant junior grade

An emblem flown as a symbol of nationality

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
national flag

Colors flown by a ship to show its nationality

Ensign - as a verb

To designate as by an ensign.

To distinguish by a mark or ornament.

To distinguish by an ornament, especially by a crown.

Example: "Any charge which has a crown immediately above or upon it, is said to be ensigned."

Example Sentences

"The ensign on the ship fluttered in the wind."
"He proudly displayed his father's naval ensign."
"The ensign saluted as the general walked by."
"She took on the responsibility of carrying the flag as the ensign of their team."
"The ensign was raised to the top of the pole during the ceremony."
View more

Word Game Points

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

ENSIGN has a SCRABBLE points total of 7.

Is ENSIGN a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, ensign is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
ENSIGN has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 10.

Is ENSIGN a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, ensign is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
ENSIGN has a WORDFEUD points total of 8.

Word Variations & Relations

A-Z Proximities

Add 1 Letter To Make These Words...

WordDB Icon
United Kingdom
Download the WordDB app directly on your home screen for instant access. No App Store necessary, less than 1MB storage, always up-to-date and secure.
Tap on share button
Tap on Add To Home Screenadd button
Find WordDB App Icon on your home screen