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Links is the ultimate free online crossword puzzles web site! This site is devoted exclusively to crossword puzzles.

Bilingual crosswords in English, French, Spanish

Free daily bilingual crosswords for French, Spanish and English learners. Grids are playable from the browser without any plugin and provide features such as hints, error checking and solutions. No registration required.

Crossword and Arrow-word Puzzle Compiler

This software allows you to create crossword and arrow-word puzzles

Crossword Compiler

Crossword Compiler has everything you need to create great educational, professional, and fun crossword puzzles. You can make a crossword puzzle automatically from your own words, or fit words into a grid using a supplied word list. You can print out and export your puzzles in many ways, including interactive online puzzles for your web page. The program combines ease of use for the casual user with many advanced features for the serious constructor.

Crossword Construction Kit

Crossword Construction Kit is a great tool for educators, students, publishers, corporate trainers and puzzle enthusiasts to quickly produce professional looking puzzles. Just enter the words and clues, select a puzzle shape and page layout, and press a button to generate the puzzle. Choose from the four best puzzle fits and the puzzle is ready for print or export.

Crossword Express - The complete crossword system

Make your own crossword puzzles and word search puzzles, and publish them interactively on the Internet with Crossword Express for Macintosh and Windows.

Crossword Hobbyist

Crossword Hobbyist is an easy-to-use crossword puzzle maker designed specifically with teachers and students in mind. Solve unlimited puzzles for free.

Crossword Maestro

Crossword Maestro is not just an anagram solver, thesaurus and letter pattern searcher, nor is it solely an electronic crossword dictionary, although it can easily do any of these tasks. It's better thought of as a highly intelligent crossword mentor which, once installed on your personal computer or laptop, is on hand twenty-four hours a day to suggest answers to clues.

Crossword tools .com - Online tools for crosswords and more is an online ollection of fantastic, artificial intelligence tools related to crosswords and recreational wordplay of all kinds.

Crossword Weaver

Crossword Weaver is the leading crossword puzzle maker software. Type in your words, and it quickly creates two styles of crossword puzzles--your choice! The freeform style uses only your words. The professional style you see in newspapers mixes your words with its high quality database! Our patented technology delivers you high quality puzzles in just seconds!

Crosswords for Fun

Crosswords for Fun promotes the educational, recreational and health benefits to puzzlers of all ages. Become part of the Crosswords for Fun puzzling community and download free crosswords, codewords, wordfinds and sudoku. Make suggestions about what you would like your puzzles to be about, and enter our monthly codeword competition. Crosswords for Fun...making learning general knowledge fun for everybody.

Crosswords, Word puzzles, and more

Free printable crossword puzzles. Over 1600 puzzles already available. More added daily.


Our free family-friendly US and UK crosswords by Tetrarch, our compiler, are graded from easy quick puzzles to tough cryptics. They can be printed or, with Java-enabled browsers, solved onscreen. And now you can download crosswords to solve on your Palm.

Cryptic Crossword Tutorials

Cryptic Crossword Solver provides a free sample interactive tutorial. It uses multimedia eLearning software to teach the secrets of cryptic crosswords.


A brand new site with new software including a Free Crosswords, Free Online Crossword Compiler, Find and Fit, Thesaurus and more. is a search engine for english words. All searches are made in a dictionary containing more than 450,000 english words. seaches for partial words (both crossword solver and part of word), anagrams and palindromes.

Free printable crosswords and word games

Thousands of free printable word games for kids and adults. Crosswords

Provides 3x3 and 4x4 crossword puzzles, with interesting word definitions suitable for learning English. Playable from within the browser, without any additional download.

HotWombat's Crossword Kingdom

Interactive Crossword Puzzzles for Students of the English Language.

Online Crossword Dictionary

The most powerful Online Crossword Dictionary on the net- lets you search by either clue or pattern.

Puzzlecraft Crossword Compilers

Profesional Crossword, Number and Word game compilers.

Puzzlers Cave - Online Crosswords Community

Play free quick and cryptic crosswords online. All crosswords are supplied by our members and are free to play online or can be downloaded as PDF documents to print or play at home. Make your own crosswords with the free Crossword Compiler.

TEA - Crossword Solver

If you ever get stuck on a crossword, TEA Crossword Helper comes to the rescue! It also helps solve many other types of word puzzle - an ideal gift for the dedicated crossword solver.


WordSolverUK is a new PC program containing a word search (800,000 words and phrases), an anagram solver and a thesaurus with over 1 million cross references. It can help with spelling, crosswords etc. and is written in English.