Definition of carom


  • a glancing rebound. Synonyms: ricochet.
  • a shot in billiards in which the cue ball contacts one object ball and then the other. Synonyms: cannon.


  • rebound after hitting; "The car caromed off several lampposts".
  • make a carom.

Words nearby carom

carob, carol, carum.

Start with carom

caroming, caroms, caromed.

More information about carom

carom unscrambled

Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • carom is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 9 points
  • carom is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 9 points
  • carom is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 11 points
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