Printable Crossword Puzzles


If you enjoy difficult printable crossword puzzles, then we're glad you found us! We think you'll be challenged by at least a few clues (or maybe more) in each puzzle.

If you'd prefer puzzles at a different level, we also have collections of crosswords at EASY and MEDIUM levels. We recognize that what's difficult for some may be easy for others, and vice versa. So please try several puzzles at each level to find the ones that suit you best!

Newest Crosswords with Interactive Versions!

mountains and sky

Biggest, Tallest, Longest Crossword To complete this challenging puzzle, you’ll need to supply the name of something that’s the biggest, tallest, highest, longest or deepest.

Cartoon of the state of Nevada

A State by Any Other Name Each clue is the nickname for one of the 50 states in the U.S. You supply the state that matches! Even if you know only a few answers at first, you should be able to complete this interesting puzzle!

Music Crossword Puzzles

Music Crossword Puzzles Here's an Elvis printable crossword puzzle for the faithful Elvis fans!

Songs of the Seventies See what you know about some of these classic hit songs from the 1970's.

Games and Puzzle Topics

Fill In Crossword Puzzles Here's a cartoon themed crossword for you to fill in. 40 cartoon and comic strip characters in this puzzle.

Cryptic Crossword Puzzles The answer for each cryptic clue is an anagram for one of the words in the clue.

Acronym Crossword Puzzle This interesting acronym crossword uses terms from government, medicine, technology, sports and more. Simply supply the missing word in each acronym.

Visit for more free crosswords on lots of fun topics!

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Printable Crossword Puzzles

US Vice-Presidents Crossword Test your knowledge of the history of the United States government and see how many vice presidents you can recall.

Geometry How well do you know all these geometry terms?

Where In the World? Test your knowledge of famous locations around the world. Great for Geography buffs, family night or Social Studies class!

The Birth of Christ Can you solve this crossword about one of the most historic events of all? You might also like our other free Bible games as well.

For Puzzle Writers

How To Make Crossword Puzzles Here are some good tips if you want to make your own crossword puzzles.

Blank Crossword Puzzle Try to make up your own crossword with our blank crossword template.

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You may also enjoy some of our difficult word search puzzles, anagrams, word scrambles, Buzzwords, and ZigZags. We have lots of unique word games you won't find anywhere else!

Buzzwords: Perhaps our favorite invention of all! You'll look answers to clues in a honeycomb-shaped word search puzzle. A unique combination of crosswords, word searches and anagrams, all wrapped up into one sweet puzzle!

ZigZags: Another original design, this puzzle will have you zigzagging your through a set of seven 7-letter words. Sounds easy, right? Try them, then decide.

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