Word Search Maker

Make your own word searches with the Words Up Games free Word Search Generator!

Create a custom puzzle using your own words with our word search generator and then print your completed word search from a printable PDF file. Choose from A4 size or US Letter size. Answers are also included!

Firstly, choose your grid size:

  • x squares.

Now choose whether you want to use diagonal and reverse word directions in the word search you are creating.


Diagonal words:

Reverse words:

Now give your word search a title that you would like to appear at the top of your puzzle and add a list of words, one per line, up to a maximum of 100 words. We will then attempt to generate a puzzle for you!

Note: Registered users who are logged in can print word searches free of any Words Up branding!

Please enter your list of words into the free word search maker box below.

We recommend using less than 50 words to fit the page better but you can use up to a maximum of 100 words.

Enter one word or phrase per line: