bolster : Definition, Synonyms, Usage in Word Games & More



  • A large cushion or pillow.
  • A pad, quilt, or anything used to hinder pressure, support part of the body, or make a bandage sit easy upon a wounded part; a compress.
  • A small spacer located on top of the axle of horse-drawn wagons that gives the front wheels enough clearance to turn.
  • A short, horizontal structural timber between a post and a beam for enlarging the bearing area of the post and/or reducing the span of the beam.
  • A beam in the middle of a railway truck, supporting the body of the car.
  • The perforated plate in a punching machine on which anything rests when being punched.
  • The part of a knife blade that abuts upon the end of the handle.
  • The metallic end of a pocketknife handle.
  • The rolls forming the ends or sides of the Ionic capital.
  • A block of wood on the carriage of a siege gun, upon which the breech of the gun rests when arranged for transportation.

Length of Word bolster

The length of the word "bolster" is 7 letters. Also check more 7 letter words and 7 Letter words starting with b.

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Is bolster a Valid Scrabble Word?

Yes, bolster is a valid word that can be used in the game Scrabble. It is worth 9 points in Scrabble. Find more words using our Scrabble Word Finder.

Is bolster a Valid Word for Words with Friends?

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Is bolster a Valid Wordle Word?

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