New Enlarged Print Edition! Features large and easy-to-read typeface. More than 340,000 clues and answer words with over 20,000 new words. Organized alphabetically, by number of letters, and by common categories. Comprehensive coverage of "crosswordese" -the words, people and place-names most encountered by puzzlers.
Created especially for crossword puzzle lovers. This fully revised edition includes more than 340,000 cluse and answer words with over 20,000 new words. Organized alphabetically, by number of letters and by common categories. New answer and clue words include goji, freegan, pho, and tweep. Comprehensive coverage of "crosswordese"--the words, people, and place-names most encountered by puzzlers.
New Enlarged Print Edition features larger and easier-to-read typeface. Organized alphabetically and by number of letters, the 335,000 clues and answer words include 80,000 new words. Comprehensive coverage of "crosswordese," the words most frequently encountered by puzzlers.
Author: Stanley Newman
Publisher: Harper Collins
Release Date: 2010-11-09
Genre: Games & Activities
With more than 1,000,000 answers, this volume contains more than twice as many answers as any other crossword dictionary. More important, it is the first crossword dictionary ever to comprehensively cover the clues and answers that actually appear in today's most popular crosswords, including contemporary slang, phrases, and brand names. Meticulously compiled by two crossword professionals with a combined thirty years in the field, and based on a massive analysis of current crosswords, there has never been a crossword dictionary with the breadth, depth, and currency of this one. From Jim Carrey to Sister Carrie, Homer Simpson to Homer's Iliad, the wide-ranging entries include 500,000+ synonyms, 3,000+ literary works, 5,000+ films, 20,000+ famous people from all fields, and more than 100,000 fill-in-the-blank clues so popular in today's crosswords. Featuring an introduction by New York Times crossword editor Will Shortz, The Million Word Crossword Dictionary makes every other crossword dictionary obsolete.
Author: Andrew Swanfeldt
Publisher: Collins Reference
Release Date: 1995-03-17
More than 1/3 million answer words Easiest to use Easiest on the eyes Here is the work that made all other puzzle dictionaries obsolete. Its unique Instant Finder System saves you time-consuming searches through the long, jumbled paragraphs of words that are so common in other crossword puzzle dictionaries. Suppose your clue is a six-letter word for RAGE: just turn to that entry and your eye immediately picks out the bold number 6. Now you can pick your answer from just five words, ignoring the 32 others that can't fit. And note how the clear type and uncluttered format help make your search quicker and easier!
Author: Kevin McCann
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
Release Date: 2009
Finally, a crossword dictionary with all the words solvers need--and none of the ones they don’t! When it comes to puzzle dictionaries, it’s the quality of what’s inside that counts. Who needs a plethora of synonyms that never appear in an actual crossword? So, authors Kevin McCann and Mark Diehl analyzed thousands of crosswords to amass an up-to-date list of words that regularly turn up in today’s top puzzles. To make the dictionary even easier to use, the most popular answers stand out in easy-to-see red, while charts highlight frequently sought-after information such as Oscar winners and Popes’ names. Crossword fans will keep this right next to their favorite puzzles!
Author: Merriam-Webster, Inc
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Foreign Language Study
"A bilingual, bidirectional guide to Spanish and American English with extensive coverage of Latin-American Spanish. More than 80,000 entries and 100,000 translations. Includes introductory sections in both Spanish and English. Abundant word-use examples."
Solve crossword puzzles in record time with this comprehensive dictionary of more than 300,000 puzzle answers. For easy access, entries are organised alphabetically, by number of letters, and by common categories. Includes comprehensive coverage of names, including people's firrst and last names. More than 300,000 puzzle answers. Entries are organised alphabetically, by number of letters and by common categories.Comprehensive coverage of names, including people¿s first and last names.
With more than 50,000 new words added-now over 225,000 entries-the world′s most extensive, up-to-the-minute and easy-to-use crossword puzzle dictionary is bigger and better than ever! Arranged alphabetically from start to finish, The New Comprehensive A-Z Crossword Dictionary is a boon for puzzle fans young and old-with thousands of updated references from the worlds of art, literature, sports, politics, and pop culture; geographical and technical terms; famous and not-so-famous figures from the past and present; biblical references; computer terminology; new and old words; variant spellings; idioms, slogans, slang, abbreviations ... and much more!
Author: Tom Pulliam
Publisher: Random House Puzzles & Games
Release Date: 1995
America's foremost crossword puzzle reference revised and expanded with thousands of new words, up-to-date factual references, including famous people and the latest geographical changes, bearing the trustworthy New York Times name.
Author: Tom Pulliam
Publisher: Random House Puzzles & Games
Release Date: 1999-01
Edward is kind-hearted and always keen to help a friend in need. The small engines trust him to lend a listening ear and sympathetic advice. He is a hard worker too, and always does his best to finish a job.
Combined alphabetically, offers nearly sixty thousand dictionary entries and more than thirteen thousand thesaurus entries, along with usage examples, three thousand etymologies, pronunciations, and grammatical information.