Scrabble word: SANCTION


In which Scrabble dictionary does SANCTION exist?

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Definitions of SANCTION in dictionaries:

    • noun - formal and explicit approval
    • noun - a mechanism of social control for enforcing a society's standards
    • noun - official permission or approval
    • noun - the act of final authorization
    • verb - give sanction to
    • verb - give authority or permission to
    • verb - give religious sanction to, such as through on oath
    • Authoritative permission or approval that makes a course of action valid.
    • Support or encouragement, as from public opinion or established custom.
    • A consideration, an influence, or a principle that dictates an ethical choice.
    • A law or decree.
    • The penalty for noncompliance specified in a law or decree.
    • A penalty, specified or in the form of moral pressure, that acts to ensure compliance or conformity.
    • A coercive measure adopted usually by several nations acting together against a nation violating international law.
    • To give official authorization or approval to: “The president, we are told, has sanctioned greed at the cost of compassion” (David Rankin).
    • To encourage or tolerate by indicating approval.


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There are 8 letters in SANCTION: A C I N N O S T

Scrabble words that can be created with an extra letter added to SANCTION

All anagrams that could be made from letters of word SANCTION plus a wildcard: SANCTION?

Scrabble words that can be created with letters from word SANCTION

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