Definition of word search in English:

word search

Syllabification: word search

noun

  • A puzzle consisting of letters arranged in a grid, containing several hidden words written in any direction.
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    • The Radio Lollipop crew is equipped with puzzles, wordsearches, crosswords, a craft trolley and competitions.
    • As stated I miss your crossword but your wordsearch puzzle is interesting also and one needs a certain amount of knowledge of the fishing industry and marine matters.
    • Hey, you've all seen wordsearches before, right?

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Pronunciation: skəʊʃ
noun
a small amount; a little