Word Lists

Word lists are essential in any word game. Knowing something about the lists used is part of understanding how to play Spellcubed.

For the two English word lists we have tried to adhere to the following guidelines:

  • We have tried to minimize the number of “foreign” , obsolete, obscure and technical words but in English this is hard.
  • No proper names or places are allowed.
  • Totally offensive words are not allowed
  • We have tried to stick to American vs British usage.
  • We have tried to avoid abbreviations and acronyms
  • We have chosen not to include such as “PSST” and “SHHH”

To the best of our knowledge the word lists used are created from copyright free word lists. The Word Lists used are: