If you like to play free word games -- especially printable word games that are a bit different -- you're in the right place. Our Buzzword printable word games are hard to beat! 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!
Here's a peek at the Printable version. The puzzle and full text also appear below.
The shaded Y and the six letters surrounding it spell VARIETY, 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. diversity VARIETY-Y
3. semi-solid protein
4. tiny canned fish
6. in place of something
7. tooth doctor
Now find the BUZZWORD for this puzzle by unscrambling all 7 of the center letters to spell the answer to this clue:
A powerful family
How did you do? If you're ready to check your answers for this Buzzword puzzle, scroll down and click on the orange button.
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I will be adding more Buzzwords in the future, so please check back again for more of these free word games.
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Dynamites TM -Blast our 9-letter words into two different sets of 3-letter words. Quick puzzles that are fun for everyone!
Use the letters in the triangles to form 4-letter words and the big
10-letter word. Can you beat our scores? This is fun game to play on
your own when you have just a few minutes.
I'm glad you like to play free word games! That's why I've written tons of them just for you!