BEST-FIRST SEARCH By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 Strategy used in problem solving where paths to the solution are evaluated on the liklihood of their success. Most promising path is used first. BEST-FIRST SEARCH: "In a best-first-search path C was considered to be chosen first." Related Psychology Terms BEST-FIRST SEARCH BACKWARD SEARCH BRITISH MUSEUM ALGORITHM DETOUR PROBLEM BRUTE FORCE SCENARIO-BASED DESIGN BRUTE FORCE TRAINING ZEN BUDDHISM K-STRATEGY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BEST-FIRST SEARCH," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/best-first-search-2/ (accessed June 24, 2021).