help solving your clues, crosswords with missing letters and anagramsCrossword Solver uses a database of over 350,000 words, 118,000 definitions, 2.5 million thesaurus entries and an ever expanding database of clues to provide you with the answers to your unsolved crossword puzzles and clues. Our universal search will check for definitions, synonyms, clues and missing letters giving you all of the help you could ever need to solve your puzzle.
How to use The Crossword Solver...
... missing letters
If you've already filled a few squares you can enter the letters you already have into Crossword Solver to search for words that will fit. Use a question mark in place of any letters you don't have - i.e. c?oss?or? - and don't forget to include any '?' at the end so we search for the correct length words
... to search for your clue
You can search for keywords from your clue to see meanings and synonyms from our solving dictionary and thesaurus. We are also building up our clue database and we may be able to give you the exact answer direct from your clue
... for anagram clues
If you are looking for anagrams, simply enter the letters you have, in any order, and search. We'll look for any crossword answers that match the letters. We ignore spaces so don't worry about them.
... help us to help you
You can help Crossword Solver by rating our pages. Use the Up/Down buttons on each page to let us know if we're helping. We always try and update pages where we aren't giving you the crossword help you need
... and for loads and loads of other things too
You can use the crossword solver as an invaluable for resource if you are stuck with your crossword from The London Times, The Sun, Universal crossword, New York NY Times, Washington Post, LA Times,The Guardian Crossword, USA Today, Daily Mirror, anagram solver, all maner of word games such as Scrabble and Words with Friends and even as a spell check