Definition of haphazard


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • haphazard is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 27 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • haphazard is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 26 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of haphazard

  • without care; in a slapdash manner (adverb)

    Examples

    1. the Prime Minister was wearing a grey suit and a white shirt with a soft collar, but his neck had become thinner and the collar stood away from it as if it had been bought haphazard

    Synonyms

    1. haphazardly

  • marked by great carelessness (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a most haphazard system of record keeping

    Synonyms

    1. slapdash
    2. slipshod
    3. sloppy

  • dependent upon or characterized by chance (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a haphazard plan of action

    Synonyms

    1. hit-or-miss

See definition of haphazard in Merriam Webster