You'll be busy for a long time with our many free printable crossword puzzles! Why not start with this one?
To solve each clue in this unique crossword, you need to figure out which word is the missing link that completes each of the other words. Your answers will usually form compound words or phrases.
For example, the clue in #1 Down reads "raw - out." The missing link is HIDE because RAWHIDE and HIDEOUT are two common words.
Printable Clues, Puzzle, and Solution
1. gold – stick
3. snow – string
6. honey – drop
9. air – dance
10. camp – place
11. cup – game
12. work – music
13. green – tack
16. street – pool
17. bare – ball
18. dog – land
20. left – turn
21. some – in
22. rain – tie
23. pony – spin
25. sweet – beat
27. common – holder
29. news – weight
30. snow – wood
32. there – cast
33. quick – castle
2. raw – out
4. house – tight
5. tooth – up
7. hog – room
8. knee – stone
11. peanut – fly
12. sweat – tail
14. flea – place
15. back – stick
16. water – fast
17. grape – cake
18. feather – loss
19. cut – fit
21. drive – ward
23. time – cloth
24. copper – light
26. crab – sauce
28. clothes – point
31. pop – bread
Start with any clue and answer from the puzzle. Extend the "chain" of words by adding more links. Here's an example for 1 Across: gold - fish - stick- pin - point. How long can you make your chain?
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