English dictionary definition of:

centre British English spelling


Noun

  • a low-lying region in central France
  • an area that is approximately central within some larger region
  • a point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure
  • a place where some particular activity is concentrated
  • the sweet central portion of a piece of candy that is enclosed in chocolate or some other covering
  • the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience
  • the object upon which interest and attention focuses
  • a cluster of nerve cells governing a specific bodily process
  • a building dedicated to a particular activity

Verb

  • move into the center
  • direct one's attention on something

Thesaurus

center American English spelling   concentrate   core   essence   eye   focus   gist   heart   inwardness   kernel   marrow   meat   middle   midpoint   nitty-gritty   nub   pith   pore   rivet   substance   sum  

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Words starting with ce and learn about the word centre in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 20. Soft c: ce, ci, cy.

View spelling list Words ending in re and learn about the word centre in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 25. Word endings: -er, -ar, -or, -our, re, a and -ery, -ary.

Scrabble score for centre


Scrabble score = 8

generated at 06:21:49 on 13-03-20

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