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Words with Hints gives you hints for Words with Friends and other Scrabble like games. Give Words with Hints your tiles and a line of tiles on the board and Words with Hints lists your best options for placing your tiles on that line on the board.


What's new in this version

Release 5: More complete dictionary. Better dictionary compression now takes 1/10th the disk space and much less memory used while running. Fixed ads. Release 4: Added word fly out showing points and linking to definition. Updated to Windows 8.1 and supports new Windows 8.1 split view layout. Release 3: Improved startup speed and time finding valid words. Release 2: Added some helpful text describing more about the Your Tiles and Board Tiles inputs. Changed board tiles to assume there are empty spaces before and after the entered text.


  • Displays best word options as you would place them on the board.
  • Uses Scrabble dictionary with over one hundred seventy thousand words.
  • Side by side view lets you use Words with Hints while playing Words with Friends in the browser.
  • Results appear as you type.
  • Highest scoring words are displayed first.
  • Results lined up vertically to easily see how they place on the board relative to one another.
  • Easily discover the definition of your words.

Additional information

Published by

David Risney


Copyright (C) 2012 David Risney. All Rights Reserved.

Developed by

David Risney

Release date


Approximate size

2.73 MB

Age rating

For ages 17 and up


Puzzle & trivia

This app can

Access your Internet connection and act as a server.
Access your Internet connection


Get this app while signed in to your Microsoft account and install on up to ten Windows 10 devices.

Language supported

English (United States)

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