Definition of hierarchical


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • hierarchical is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 22 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • hierarchical is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 23 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of hierarchical

  • classified according to various criteria into successive levels or layers (adjective)

    Examples

    1. it has been said that only a hierarchical society with a leisure class at the top can produce works of art
    2. in her hierarchical set of values honesty comes first

    Synonyms

    1. hierarchal
    2. hierarchic

See definition of hierarchical in Merriam Webster