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Wicked Wonderful Wordies Archive

This page contains the most recent puzzles. More than 500 earlier wordies have been converted to sets of twelve puzzles with answer keys, and are available as PDF files you can download to challenge yourself and share with friends.

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fall ito a coma

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(get off) scot-free

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let's break for lunch

 

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hold [something] at bay

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hit the nail on the head

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make a monkey out of me

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kill two birds with one stone

 

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got it in one go

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the check is in the mail

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dark humor

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apt turn of phrase

 

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similar tendencies

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change of heart

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don't be lazy

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send him for a loop

 

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draw someone out

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rush hour

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piece of my mind

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in the nick of time

 

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back to the basics

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high end accessories

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sign of the timess

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keep it between the two of us

 

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hold on!

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just between the two of us

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remote control

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all the signs were there

 

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no soliciting

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no sign of forced entry

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(love of) money is the root of all evil

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something fishy about it

 

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on the fly

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more often than not

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circular logic

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do it on the fly

 

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efficiency expert

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Don't mess up!

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Mixed something up

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blowout sale

 

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banker's hours

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badmouth someone

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be of different persuasions

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fading memories

 

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screaming into the void

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six feet under

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multitasking

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fingerprint match

 

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wordie/wordy

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aphorism

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online degree

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pared down expectations

 

In honor of the great work done in Games Magazine, my version of a "wordie" will appear on this site. Many will also be placed in other online locations like my Fediverse/Mastodon Account. If you enjoy these puzzles, you should also check the "Wuzzles" of Tom Underwood.

Printable PDF pages

You may download and share printable pages (with answer keys) licensed with the Creative Commons Attribution license which encourages sharing the work. Links back to this site will be appreciated if you reuse any of these wordies on your own website or use them in your own printed materials.

Sets of 12 wordies with answer key
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These PDF files can be opened in many programs including Adobe's Acrobat Reader. You are free to make as many copies as you wish and may also freely pass the file along to others. Sharing is good. (Please learn about and promote the use of Creative Commons Licensing.)

If you are interested in making your own wordies, check out these instructions.