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(noun, verb)


There are 6 meanings of the word Lance.

How to pronounce lance:


Lance - as a noun

A long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon

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arm5weapon11weapon system
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An implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish

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A surgical knife with a pointed double-edged blade; used for punctures and small incisions

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Lance - as a verb

Move quickly, as if by cutting one's way

Example: "Planes lanced towards the shore"

Pierce with a lance, as in a knights' fight

Open by piercing with a lancet

Example: "Lance a boil"

Example Sentences

"He held the lance firmly as he charged towards his opponent."
"The knight raised his lance and prepared for battle."
"The jousting tournament required skilled handling of the lance."
"The lance was beautifully decorated with intricate patterns."
"The horseman thrust his lance forward, aiming for the target."
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Word Game Points

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

LANCE has a SCRABBLE points total of 7.

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

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

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