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Crosswords Alternatives

Crosswords is described as 'Download new daily puzzles from newspapers including the New York Times, Newsday, the Independent, and many more! Crosswords also supports paid puzzle subscriptions, allowing you to download puzzles from secure websites' and is a Puzzle Game in the games category. There are more than 10 games similar to Crosswords for a variety of platforms, including Android, Android Tablet, iPad, iPhone and Mac. The best alternative is alphacross Crossword, which is free. Other Crosswords like games are Crossword Solver, Black Ink Crossword Puzzles, Across Lite and Wordest.

Crosswords alternatives are mainly Puzzle Games but may also be Word Games. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Crosswords.
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  1. alphacross Crossword icon

    alphacross Crossword

    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    10 alternatives to alphacross Crossword 

    alphacross provides a modern, intuitive and ad-free experience for downloading and playing through crossword puzzles on Android. The app supports established sources like American Values Crosswords (AVCX) and Los Angeles Times and features graphical previews, stats, automatic...

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    1.  Ad-freealphacross Crossword doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
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  2. Crossword Solver icon

    Crossword Solver

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    14 alternatives to Crossword Solver 

    The Crossword Solver program lets you solve crossword puzzles, word searches, sudokus and coded puzzles offline. It can open files used by the popular Crossword Compiler online applet, XML puzzle files, and also ".puz" files.

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  3. Black Ink Crossword Puzzles icon

    Black Ink Crossword Puzzles

    • Mac
    16 alternatives to Black Ink Crossword Puzzles 

    Black Ink is a Mac application for solving crossword puzzles in the Across Lite format. Download puzzles from the web and solve them on your Mac.

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    Across Lite

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Windows Mobile
    • iPad
    16 alternatives to Across Lite 

    Across Lite is an easy-to-use crossword application that supports puzzles from some of the U.S.'s top newspapers, including The New York Times and Washington Post. The program retains a lot of the pen-and-paper experience of doing a crossword while offering a convenient...

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    Wordest

    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    15 alternatives to Wordest 
    • Vocabulary Building Word Games and Quiz
    • Solve word puzzles from 3-letter to 10-letter words
    • In Six-in-Cross mode, find the hidden six words in crossword puzzle
    • Then there are puzzles with analogy kind of questions
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    BeCrossword

    • Windows Mobile
    • HP webOS
    10 alternatives to BeCrossword 

    BeCrossword is a handy application for getting and solving crossword puzzles on the palm of your hand without paper and pen, without PC or notebook. Latest crossword puzzles across the world in most popular Across Lite (.puz) and uclick (.

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  7. Fill-In Crosswords icon

    Fill-In Crosswords

    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    16 alternatives to Fill-In Crosswords 

    Fill-in Crosswords (also known as Fill-it-ins or Word Fills) is a popular word game similar to crosswords. Fill-in puzzles are a variation of the common crossword puzzle in which words, rather than clues, are given.

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  8. Crossword Puzzle Free icon

    Crossword Puzzle Free

    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    16 alternatives to Crossword Puzzle Free 

    Brush up your brain with this simple and addictive game and improve your English vocabulary. It's never been so easy to learn a new language. Crossword puzzle free is a fun educational game for the entire family.

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  9. NYTimes - Crossword icon

    NYTimes - Crossword

    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    9 alternatives to NYTimes - Crossword 

    Get subscription-based access to daily crossword puzzles from the New York Times. Daily puzzles are released at 10 PM EST, with the puzzle difficulty being based on the day of the week (difficulty increases as the week progresses).

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  10. Daily Quick Crossword Puzzles icon

    Daily Quick Crossword Puzzles

    • iPhone
    • iPad
    9 alternatives to Daily Quick Crossword Puzzles 

    A simple, light, free, fun and easy to use daily crossword app for both iPhone/iTouch devices with a special design for iPad.

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