alibi is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

alibi Scrabble score: 7

Meaning of alibi

  • the defense by an accused person of having been elsewhere when a crime was committed
  • to make excuses for oneself [v ALIBIED, ALIBIING, ALIBIES or ALIBIS]
  • excuse
  • excuse usually intended to avert blame or punishment (as for failure or negligence)
  • the plea of having been at the time of the commission of an act elsewhere than at the place of commission