Welcome to Best Word, the word game for iOS that you won't be able to stop playing.

Best word is a turn-based word game played online with your friends and opponents all over the world.

  • Paul S.

    Paul S.
    Certified BestWord-ologist

    "Best Word is one of those rare games that you just won't be able to stop playing, especially against your friends. It's just so addicting to score the Best Word."

  • Josh P.

    Josh P.
    Frequent Best Worder

    "Anyone with a brain would love Best Word. Trust me, I almost have my own."

Built with love, Best Word is unique

We created Best Word with one goal in mind: Fun. We think you'll like it a lot, so give it try! It works best when you're challenging friends!

Simple Gameplay

Best Word takes minutes to learn but a lifetime to master.

GameCenter Integration

Using Apple's GameCenter, instantly challenge any of your friends to a 1-on-1 battle! Climb the rankings and become the Best Word champion!

Instant Notifications

Never lose track of your game, you'll be notified instantly when your opponent has played a word.

Beautiful, Clean Graphics & Sound

You'll love the look and feel, and you'll get hooked on the sound of winning!


Detailed Statistics

Check your past performance, including highest points, words played, longest word and more!

Premium Features

Unlock the ability to see the Best Word you could have played each round for only $.99!

Practice Mode

Want to hone your skills? Select your difficulty level and play against Harold, our distinguished Best Word bot.

Standardized Dictionary

Play your favorite words from games like Scrabble and Words with Friends.