Hard Word Search Puzzles

Mystery Word List

Hard word search puzzles can be both challenging AND fun! In this puzzle, we don't give you the word list. But we'll tell you this much:

  • There are 25 hidden words.
  • Each one begins with a different letter of the alphabet.
  • Each one is spelled with 7 letters.
  • Words may appear in any direction.
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So if you're up to the challenge, print out this puzzle and get started!

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Word List:

There isn't one! It is available on the printable version! But here's the first word to help you get started:


There are only 24 more to go!

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