New Comprehensive A-Z Crossword Dictionary

Author: Edy G. Schaffer

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0380724251

Category: Reference

Page: 1376

View: 8041


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!

The New Comprehensive A-Z Crossword Dictionary

Author: Edy Garcia Schaffer

Publisher: Putnam Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780399140976

Category: Games

Page: 839

View: 9498


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

The 21st Century Crossword Puzzle Dictionary

Author: Kevin McCann,Mark Diehl

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781402721342

Category: Games

Page: 814

View: 8039


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 New Webster's Crossword Dictionary

Author: Lexicon Publications

Publisher: Berkley

ISBN: 9780425128824

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 512

View: 8148


Take the challenge of even the most perplexing crossword puzzles - with The New Webster's Crossword Dictionary by your side. A comprehensive listing of over 60,000 entries, it's the essential reference for satisfying crossword-solving.

Crossword Puzzle Dictionary

Sixth Edition

Author: Andrew Swanfeldt

Publisher: Collins Reference

ISBN: 9780062720535

Category: Games

Page: 864

View: 2098


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 Dell Crossword Dictionary

Author: Kathleen Rafferty,Wayne Robert Williams

Publisher: Laurel

ISBN: 9780440218715

Category: Games

Page: 448

View: 6015


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 Random House Crossword Puzzle Dictionary

Author: Random House,Stephen Elliott

Publisher: Ballantine Books

ISBN: 0804113491

Category: Games

Page: 1216

View: 9700


THE RANDOM HOUSE CROSSWORD PUZZLE DICTIONARY MORE THAN 700,000 CLUES AND ANSWER WORDS! THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE POCKET CROSSWORD DICTIONARY ON THE MARKET! COMPREHENSIVE More clue words, special categories, and subcategories than any comparable dictionary In-depth coverage of people, places, and things AUTHORITATIVE Extensive coverage of modern history, popular culture, politics, literature, sports, and much more General vocabulary and synonyms checked against the voluminous Random House dictionary and thesaurus files CLEARLY ORGANIZED Clue words and clue information printed in easy-to-spot bold typeface All answer words grouped by their number of letters

The Million Word Crossword Dictionary

Author: Stanley Newman,Daniel Stark

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0061748005

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 1280

View: 2420


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.

Merriam-Webster's Crossword Puzzle Dictionary

Author: Merriam-Webster, Inc

Publisher: Merriam-Webster

ISBN: 9780877791218

Category: Games

Page: 775

View: 7649


"The solution for crossword puzzle lovers, with complete word lists and easy-to-use organization. Comprehensive coverage. 300,000 answer words grouped alphabetically and by letter count."\\

The Crossword Answer Book

Author: N.A

Publisher: Random House Puzzles & Games

ISBN: 9780812927290

Category: Games

Page: 1200

View: 7458


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

Random House Webster's Large Print Crossword Puzzle Dictionary

Author: Stephen Elliott

Publisher: Random House Reference

ISBN: 9780375722202

Category: Games

Page: 804

View: 3179


Brer Rabbit will never learn! He loves to play jokes, tricks and set traps for his friends - but once in a while, they beat him at his own game! These timeless stories of the briar patch trickster are re-told in Blyton's hugely popular and successful style. This collection contains many Brer Rabbit stories from the books Enid Blyton's Brer Rabbit Book, Brer Rabbit Again and Brer Rabbit's a Rascal.

The New York Times Supersized Book of Sunday Crosswords

500 Puzzles

Author: Will Shortz,Eugene T. Maleska

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 9780312361228

Category: Games

Page: 592

View: 4306


The Sunday Crossword of "The New York Times" has been a beloved fixture since its inception in 1942, but "the Holy Grail" of crossword puzzling has always proved intimidating to those not fortified by years of solving experience.

Pocket Oxford American Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Oxford University Press

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0199729956

Category: Reference

Page: 893

View: 7468


"The Pocket Oxford American Dictionary & Thesaurus" is the ideal all-in-one portable reference, with a dictionary and thesaurus combined in one handy, integrated volume.

The Concise 21st Century Crossword Puzzle Dictionary

Author: Kevin McCann,Mark Diehl

Publisher: Puzzlewright

ISBN: 9781454907053

Category: Games

Page: 1375

View: 9326


Now the very best crossword dictionary around - with all the words solvers need, but none of the ones they don't - is available in a concise version, without appendices! 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 - with the most popular ones bolded and underlined. Crossword fans will keep this right next to their favourite puzzles!

Oxford Crossword Dictionary

Author: Catherine Soanes

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780192807113

Category: Crossword puzzles

Page: 346

View: 8562


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.

New American Crossword Puzzle Dictionary

Author: Albert Morehead,Loy Morehead,Philip D. Morehead

Publisher: Putnam Adult

ISBN: 9780451212559

Category: Games

Page: 751

View: 2645


This new updated third edition of the most thorough crossword reference available is a rich storehouse of information that puts the correct answer right at a puzzler's fingertips. Original.

The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary, Sixth Edition

Author: Merriam-Webster

Publisher: Merriam-Webster

ISBN: 9780877795964

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 752

View: 3730


The book that millions of SCRABBLE players consider the only necessary resource. Features more than 100,000 playable two- to eight-letter words including many newly added entries. Updated to include new vocabulary such as facepalm, listicle, yowza, and hivemind. Includes variant spellings with expanded coverage of Canadian and British words. Main entries include a brief definition, a part-of-speech label, and inflected forms for fast, easy word validation. Endorsed by the North American SCRABBLE Players Association for recreational and school use.