Game Scoring

Below are the five different types of scoring for Scrabble, which correspond to the grooves on the board.

  • Single-letter score -- This means a player only receives the exact number of points that is on the tile.
  • Double-letter score -- This means a player gets to double the point value for that tile.
  • Triple-letter score -- This means a player gets to triple the point value for that tile.
  • Double-word score -- This means a player gets to double the total point value of their entire played word.
  • Triple-word score -- This means a player gets to triple the total point value of their entire played word.

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