Definition of ferment | Unscramble ferment


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • ferment is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 12 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • ferment is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 14 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of ferment

  • a process in which an agent causes an organic substance to break down into simpler substances; especially, the anaerobic breakdown of sugar into alcohol (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. fermentation
    2. fermenting
    3. zymolysis
    4. zymosis

  • a state of agitation or turbulent change or development (noun)

    Examples

    1. the political ferment produced new leadership

    Synonyms

    1. agitation
    2. fermentation
    3. tempestuousness
    4. unrest

  • cause to undergo fermentation (verb)

    Examples

    1. We ferment the grapes for a very long time to achieve high alcohol content

    Synonyms

    1. work

  • go sour or spoil (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. sour
    2. turn
    3. work

  • a substance capable of bringing about fermentation (noun)

  • be in an agitated or excited state (verb)

    Examples

    1. The Middle East is fermenting
    2. Her mind ferments

  • work up into agitation or excitement (verb)

    Examples

    1. This religion is fermenting Africa

See definition of ferment in Merriam Webster

We have unscrambled the word ferment

7 letter words from ferment 1 words

  • ferment

5 letter words from ferment 11 words

  • enter
  • freet
  • meter
  • metre
  • remen
  • remet
  • rente
  • retem
  • terfe
  • terne
  • treen

4 letter words from ferment 36 words

  • erne
  • eten
  • feen
  • feer
  • feet
  • feme
  • fent
  • fere
  • ferm
  • fern
  • fete
  • free
  • fret
  • meer
  • meet
  • mene
  • ment
  • mere
  • mete
  • neem
  • nete
  • reef
  • reen
  • reft
  • rent
  • rete
  • teem
  • teen
  • teer
  • teme
  • tene
  • terf
  • term
  • tern
  • tree
  • tref

3 letter words from ferment 28 words

  • een
  • eft
  • eme
  • emf
  • ene
  • ere
  • erf
  • erm
  • ern
  • fee
  • fem
  • fen
  • fer
  • fet
  • mee
  • men
  • met
  • nee
  • nef
  • net
  • ree
  • ref
  • rem
  • ren
  • ret
  • tee
  • tef
  • ten

2 letter words from ferment 11 words

  • ee
  • ef
  • em
  • en
  • er
  • et
  • fe
  • me
  • ne
  • re
  • te