BREADTH-FIRST SEARCH By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 Graph search strategy where states in the graph are considered recursively. If the present state is not the goal then a sibling state is considered. BREADTH-FIRST SEARCH: "Breadth-first search moves in a left-to-right format." Related Psychology Terms BREADTH-FIRST SEARCH BACKTRACK SEARCH DEPTH-FIRST SEARCH RIVALRY BACKWARD SEARCH STATE SPACE BEST-FIRST SEARCH SEARCH ASYMMETRY GOAL-DIRECTED BEHAVIOR ANOMALOUS EXPERIENCE Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BREADTH-FIRST SEARCH," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/breadth-first-search-2/ (accessed September 27, 2020).