Definition of nautilus


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • nautilus is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 8 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • nautilus is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 12 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of nautilus

  • cephalopod mollusk of warm seas whose females have delicate papery spiral shells (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. argonaut
    2. argonauta argo
    3. paper nautilus

  • a submarine that is propelled by nuclear power (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. nuclear-powered submarine
    2. nuclear submarine

  • cephalopod of the Indian and Pacific oceans having a spiral shell with pale pearly partitions (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. chambered nautilus
    2. pearly nautilus

See definition of nautilus in Merriam Webster