Welcome to our unique free printable word games called Buzzwords! You can find a sample puzzle and complete instructions here.
To solve one of our exclusive Buzzword puzzles, you will use crossword-type clues, search through a honeycomb of letters, and unscramble anagrams. There’s no other puzzle quite like this!
The shaded E and the six letters surrounding it spell PETUNIA, which matches one of the clues below.
In the same way, find a 7-letter word for each of the remaining clues. Keep track of the center letter for each answer you find.
1. flowering plant petunia - E
2. a solo performance
4. person receiving medical care
5. adult male domestic fowl
6. old item
7. opening in nose
Now find the BUZZWORD for this puzzle by unscrambling all 7 of the center letters to spell the answer to this clue:
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