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A crossword is a word puzzle that normally takes the form of a square or a rectangular grid of white and shaded squares. The goal is to fill the white squares with letters, forming words or phrases, by solving clues which lead to the answers.
  • - Crossword Puzzles

    Provides links to American-style crosswords, foreign language puzzles, cryptics, and freeform puzzles.

  • Across Crosswords

    Offers crossword puzzle trainer and solver applications for Macs and PCs.

  • Afro-Centric CrossWordz & Puzzlez

    Features crosswords and other puzzles that feature words related to African and African-American history, society, and culture.


    Offers free printable logic and crossword puzzles, sudokus and word games, many available in eight different languages.

  • Australian Crossword Club

    Non-profit organization seeking to provide enjoyment and stimulation to the devotees of the crossword puzzle.

  • Boatload Puzzles

    Collection of crossword puzzles that can be played online, through a downloadable crossword application, or in printed form.

  • The Crossword Centre

    Features online puzzles, an email based newsletter, and a puzzle archive.

  • Crossword Man

    Presents a variety of crossword software, for creators and solvers, with purchasing available in both the UK and the US.

  • Crossword Puzzles

    Features several forms of crossword puzzles including American, cryptic and quick puzzles.

  • Crosswordese

    Highlights "crosswordese" - words which frequently appear in crossword puzzles but rarely in daily life, with a word of the day feature and archives.


    Crossword directory with links to rules, articles, software, news, playsites, leagues, and tournaments.

  • Crosswords, Word Puzzles and More

    Features word searches, presents daily puzzles, and offers problem solutions.

  • Crosswordsite

    Features a collection of crossword puzzles in both English and American formats.

  • Cruciverb

    Online community for puzzle constructors and editors.

  • EclipseCrossword

    Online crossword puzzle generator. Creates crossword puzzles given a set of word lists and clues.

  • Free Crossword Puzzles

    Features a variety of crossword puzzles that can be played online or downloaded for printing. dailycrossword

  • Free Crossword Puzzles

    Offers a range of crossword puzzles to play online including an archive.

  • Monograph on Crosswords

    Shows an instructional and philosophical essay about crossword games discussing about playing rules and game variations.

  • The New York Times Crosswords & Games

    Shows trivia questions, provides crossword variants, and contains ordering guides. Subscription is required.

  • One Across

    Offers answers or solutions to crossword puzzles, anagrams, and cryptograms. With an online dictionary.

  • Puzzle Choice

    Provides a collection of different crossword puzzle types including alpha-cross, cryptic, and codeword variations.

  • Puzzlecrypt

    Gallery features a wide range of cryptic puzzles. Includes clue guide and discussion forums.

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