ion is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

ion Scrabble score: 3

Meaning of ion

  • an electrically charged atom [n -S]
  • charged subatomic particle (as a free electron)
  • drama on this subject (415? b.c.) by Euripides
  • the eponymous ancestor of the Ionians: a son of Apollo and Creusa who is abandoned by his mother but returns to become an attendant in Apollo's temple at Delphi
  • electrically charged particle
  • an atom or group of atoms that carries a positive or negative electric charge as a result of having lost or gained one or more electrons