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Apps For Word Junkies: 9 Of The Best Applications For Anybody Obsessed With Language (PHOTOS)

First Posted: 09/18/10 08:28 AM ET   Updated: 05/25/11 06:40 PM ET

The unofficial number of apps available is something like ten billion. Of that number, eight billion are amazingly boring free apps like Pimple Popper Lite. The rest seem to be word games.

With that in mind, we've sifted through all the mundane anagram games and all the half-hearted knockoffs to bring you the fix you need for your language obsession. These are the games that'll make you feel smart and obnoxiously ignore the people who try to talk to you ...

With so many word apps out there, we've surely missed a few. So, readers, fill us in on our omissions.

WordFu
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WordFu challenges the player to make as many words out of nine letters as possible. To "bank" a word, you shake your iPhone--it's like a tiny validation every time you string one together.
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