Crossword puzzles are a fun and challenging way to pass some time. Improve your vocabulary, and keep your mind sharp! There is nothing that compares to the feeling of satisfaction that comes with filling in the last square in a challenging crossword puzzle!
Crossword puzzles were originally called word-cross puzzles by their creator, Arthur Wynne, who in 1913 published the first puzzle of its kind in the New York World newspaper. In the third week of the puzzle's appearance in the paper, a typo led to the name that we now commonly know the challenging word games as: crosswords.
Its no wonder that this staple in the daily news is commonly know as America's favourite pass time. What other game consistently gives great satisfaction & fulfilment to millions, from all walks of life, on a daily basis?
Enjoy our growing selection of online crossword puzzles here at Today's Word.
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