moat is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

moat Scrabble score: 6

Meaning of moat

  • a deep and wide trench around the rampart of a fortified place (as a castle) that is usually filled with water
  • to surround with a water-filled trench [v -ED, -ING, -S]
  • deep, water-filled ditch around a castle
  • channel resembling a moat (as about a seamount or for confinement of animals in a zoo)