About the creation of this website

Whatsthisword.com is one of the oldest English-language websites about crossword puzzle solutions. Since 2008, with the help of many diligent visitors, a large database of crossword clues and solutions has been created. At the moment there are several hundred thousand clues in the database as well as several million solutions to these clues.

Here is a short overview of the milestones so far:

2008 - Whatsthisword.com goes online

2023 - Whatsthisword.com is completely redesigned and gets many new features

If you would like to contribute to the completeness of the website, we are always happy to receive new suggestions for crossword clues and solutions. You can easily suggest them here: https://whatsthisword.com/suggestion. After a short check we will activate them.