# Definition of marginal

## "marginal" in the adjective sense

### 1. fringy, marginal

at or constituting a border or edge

"the marginal strip of beach"

### 2. borderline, marginal

of questionable or minimal quality

"marginal writing ability"

### 3. bare, marginal

just barely adequate or within a lower limit

"a bare majority"

"a marginal victory"

### 4. marginal

producing at a rate that barely covers production costs

"marginal industries"

Source: WordNet® (An amazing lexical database of English)

WordNet®. Princeton University. 2010.

# marginal in Scrabble®

The word marginal is playable in Scrabble®, no blanks required. Because it is longer than 7 letters, you would have to play off an existing word or do it in several moves.

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laminar

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# marginal in Words With Friends™

The word marginal is playable in Words With Friends™, no blanks required. Because it is longer than 7 letters, you would have to play off an existing word or do it in several moves.

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# Word Growth involving marginal

in gin margin

ar mar margin

ma mar margin

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