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About WordFinder by YourDictionary

WordFinder® by YourDictionary is proud to be a part of the LoveToKnow Media family of web properties. This is the ultimate word finder tool, powered by an authoritative dictionary. YourDictionary combines entries from multiple dictionaries, thesauruses and reference sources to provide the most definitive, most comprehensive word finding resource possible.

We know words and word games. Playing with words is our passion.

As word game enthusiasts ourselves, we love the spirit of competition and rising to the challenge. Looking for a leg-up on the competition? Stuck on an especially challenging level? Or maybe you need the right word for a creative writing project. With WordFinder®, you have a robust, versatile word finder at your fingertips. We help you unscramble words, solve anagrams, and achieve the high scores of your dreams.

It’s quick, easy and super convenient. We’re all about making the world smarter, faster.

Who We Are

Transforming scrambled letters into a high-scoring word can mean the difference between victory and defeat in your favorite word game. With WordFinder®, you’ll never again be at a loss for words. Just type in your letters, and WordFinder® will show you every word you can possibly make. No matter what letters are in your hand, you’ll always be able to spell “victory.”

Whether you’re a Words With Friends® fanatic, a Scrabble® purist, or a Word Chums® buddy, we’ve got you covered. You’ll know instantly what words are valid and how many points they’re worth.

  • Support for over 20 word games
  • Databases with over 290,000 words, complete with points
  • Accurate and complete word lists for multiple word games
  • Word definitions from official dictionaries licensed by YourDictionary
  • Word lists updated regularly based on user feedback and other factors
  • Sort results by word length or number of points
  • Advanced search and filtering options
  • Powerful and convenient mobile app with exclusive features
  • Complete Wordscapes answers site

Our Audience

Every month, WordFinder® welcomes millions of people who are just as passionate about words and word games as we are.

  • 4 million monthly unique visitors
  • 100 million monthly page views
  • 9:30 average session duration

Check out this feedback from happy WordFinder users.

“I love being able to instantly look up a definition of a word I don’t know.”

“I’m beating my mom so badly right now since I have this word finder. Thank you!”

“Thank you for this awesome resource. I have never been a good speller, so this just makes my life so much easier and allows me to learn new words in the process!”

“No more wasted time entering words that don't count! Awesome!

Our Mission

At LoveToKnow Media, our mission is “making the world smarter.” At WordFinder® by YourDictionary, this means improving vocabulary, finding the best words, and crushing it in your favorite word games. By sharing our expert knowledge and insights from our own wordplay experiences, we strive to help you become the greatest wordsmith you can be.

Our comprehensive word lists make it easy to find the words you need. Whether you’re looking for 7-letter words in Scrabble­® or words with Q and no U, we’ve got you covered. Our informative and engaging blog posts keep the fun going. Learn about new games to play, curious slang to use, and even classic game shows with a word game slant.

Meet the WordFinder Team

Along with our talented team of developers, designers and data experts, WordFinder’s leadership and editorial teams strive to empower audiences with clear, credible and comprehensive content. We love playing with words and solving word games as much as you do.

  • Howard Love - Founder, LoveToKnow Media (Website | LinkedIn | Wikipedia | Crunchbase)
    Howard founded LoveToKnow Media in 2005 with the mission to make the world smarter. His debut bestselling book, The Start Up J Curve, has received accolades from MSNBC, Entrepreneur, Inc, Bloomberg, VentureBeat, and Worth.
  • Ethan Trex - CEO, LoveToKnow Media (LinkedIn)
    Ethan joined YourDictionary in 2021 and is now CEO of LoveToKnow Media. Before that, he spent 11 years at Mental Floss as President and Editorial Director. He is still mad about coming in second in his fourth-grade spelling bee and losing on Jeopardy!
  • Ana Hernández, PhD - CPO, LoveToKnow Media (LinkedIn)
    Ana jumped between the ancient realm of monastery libraries for her PhD, and the modern world of digital publishing and web content. She led content and growth strategy at SeeTheWorld, before joining LoveToKnow Media in 2020.

Our Editorial Guidelines

At WordFinder® and LoveToKnow Media, we pride ourselves in creating original, entertaining and informative content that adds value to the lives of our audience. We aim to provide the most accurate, useful and up-to-date information available. This includes curating and maintaining our comprehensive word lists.

A picture may be worth a thousand words, but the right word can be worth a thousand pictures. Or hundreds of points! Maintaining the integrity of our content is a top priority. Should you ever have any questions or feedback, please contact us and let us know.

WordFinder Mobile App

If you’re enjoying WordFinder® on the web, you’ll find even more to love with our handy mobile app! The WordFinder® app is available as a free download on the Google Play Store for Android and the Apple App Store for iOS devices. The WordFinder® mobile app supports over 20 popular word games, including Scrabble® GO and Wordfeud®.

Take your gameplay to a whole new level with exclusive features too.

  • The automatic Words With Friends® board solver scans your screenshot and suggests the highest point value words and where to play them.
  • The WordyBot smart assistant looks beyond highest scoring words to suggest the smartest, most strategic word to play.
  • Get the full solution to a difficult Wordscapes® level, including all the bonus words.

Contact Us

Thank you for taking the time to read a bit more about who we are and what we do. Reach out any time with questions, suggestions or feedback! We look forward to hearing from you.

  • For information about working with us, check out the LoveToKnow Media Careers page.
  • To inquire about advertising, email us at advertising@yourdictionary.com.
  • For more general feedback, reach out to us at wordfinder@yourdictionary.com.

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About LoveToKnow Media

At LoveToKnow Media, we believe the good life is inspired by love and guided by knowledge. We empower expansive and global audiences with clear, credible, and comprehensive content that informs and inspires. Beyond WordFinder®, you’ll also find us at the following web properties.

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