The Million Word Crossword Dictionary

Author: Stanley Newman
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061748004
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.

The Million Word Crossword Dictionary 2nd Edition

Author: Stanley Newman
Publisher: Collins Reference
ISBN: 0061689017
Release Date: 2011-05-10
Genre: Games

With more than 1,300,000 answers, this volume contains more than twice as many words as any other crossword dictionary. Meticulously compiled by two crossword professionals with a combined fifty 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 t o Homer's Iliad, the wide-ranging entries include 500,000+ synonyms, 3,000+ literary works, 3,000+ films, 20,000+ famous people from all fields, and more than 50,000 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. What's new in the second edition? This updated edition offers thousands of new entries, including slang terms; brand names; celebrity names; and the latest films, novelists' works, sports Hall of Famers, automobile models, and more. The new, larger type size makes finding the answers easier than ever. And now you can sign up for free annual updates, with all the new clues and answers compiled after the book's publication.

The Million Word Crossword Dictionary

Author: Stanley Newman
Publisher: Harper
ISBN: 0061122114
Release Date: 2007-01
Genre: Games

Offers comprehensive coverage of the clues and answers that appear in popular crossword puzzles, in a reference that features 500,000 synonyms, 100,000 "fill in the blank" clues, and listings for thousands of literary works, films, and famous people. Reprint.

The Million Word Crossword Answer Book

Author: Stanley Newman
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061125911
Release Date: 2010-12-21
Genre: Games

The Million Word Crossword Dictionary was hailed by New York Times crossword editor Will Shortz as "the largest, most up-to-date, and most useful" and praised by crossword editors from all over the country. Now, noted crossword experts Stan Newman and Dan Stark provide the next "million word" tool to send your solving skills soaring. This radically comprehensive word finder can be used when two or more letters are known in crossword answers of 3 to 7 letters. Slang terms and celebrity names are included, providing the topicality and comprehensiveness you've come to expect from the Million Word brand. In addition, a unique crossword answer glossary lists more than 20,000 definitions for less common or potentially confusing words. The biggest and most complete answer book ever, The Million Word Crossword Answer Book is your master key for unlocking any crossword puzzle.

Collins Million Word Crossword Dictionary

Author: Stanley Newman
Publisher:
ISBN: 0007213182
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Crossword puzzles

With more than 1,000,000 answers, this volume covers comprehensively the clues and answers that actually appear in today's most popular crosswords, including contemporary slang and phrases.

Crossword Puzzle Dictionary

Author: Andrew Swanfeldt
Publisher: Collins Reference
ISBN: 0062720538
Release Date: 1995-03-17
Genre: Games

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!

The 21st Century Crossword Puzzle Dictionary

Author: Kevin McCann
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 140272134X
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Games

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!

The Bantam Crossword Dictionary

Author: Jerome Fried
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 0553263757
Release Date: 1983-01-01
Genre: Games

A comprehensive handbook for crossword puzzle aficionados encompasses more than fifty thousand clues, 160,000 solutions, forty special tables, and a helpful long-word finder, all alphabetically organized for easy access. Reissue.

The Dell Crossword Dictionary

Author: Kathleen Rafferty
Publisher: Laurel
ISBN: 0440218713
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Games

Featuring an extensive definitions section, a "Word Finder" for three-and four-letter words, a "Name Finder," and much more, a dictionary as up to date as the morning paper includes computer-age acronyms, timely puns, and special sections on Academy Award winners, the Bible, sports teams, musical terms, and more. Reissue.

The New Comprehensive A Z Crossword Dictionary

Author: Edy Garcia Schaffer
Publisher: Putnam Publishing Group
ISBN: 0399140972
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Games

Combining forms, abbreviations, and slang words are presented as well as literary, scientific, foreign, and everyday terms and phrases

The New York Times Square One Crossword Dictionary

Author: Stanley Newman
Publisher: Random House Puzzles & Games
ISBN: 0812930436
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Games

Compiles synonyms, colloquial phrases, abbreviations, and fill-in-the-blank clues for use in completing crossword puzzles

The New York Times Crossword Answer Book

Author:
Publisher: Random House Puzzles & Games
ISBN: 0812929721
Release Date: 1998-04-01
Genre: Games

Features over 650,000 crossword answers, arranged by word length and alphabetically by two given letters

Oxford Crossword Dictionary

Author: Catherine Soanes
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0192807110
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Crossword puzzles

Serving as a reference for people who enjoy solving crosswords, this title contains over 100,000 words and phrases arranged alphabetically and by word length.

Stanley Newman s Crossword Shortcuts

Author: Stanley Newman
Publisher: Random House Incorporated
ISBN: 9780375723063
Release Date: 2009-03-31
Genre: Games

From acclaimed puzzle creator and Newsday crossword editor Stanley Newman comes a book no crossword lover can do without — a guide to the most common crossword clues. This go-to resource is sure to make any crossword puzzler’s life easier, and it’s perfect for beginners as well as more advanced crossword lovers. Stanley Newman has written or edited more than 100 books. He is the Crossword Editor of Newsday, and he also runs trivia tournaments and hosts an annual puzzle cruise. His website is www.StanXwords.com.