The Million Word Crossword Dictionary

Author: Stanley Newman

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN:

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 1280

View: 765

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:

Category: Games

Page: 1344

View: 723

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 Answer Book

Author: Stanley Newman

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN:

Category: Games

Page: 1280

View: 921

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:

Category: Crossword puzzles

Page: 1178

View: 909

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.

The Cassell Crossword Dictionary

Author: Elizabeth McLaren Kirkpatrick

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson

ISBN:

Category: Games

Page: 448

View: 599

Consists of a comprehensive list of words and phrases arranged according to the number of letters they contain

A Bit of This and a Bit of That

A Story in Four-Lettered Words or Less

Author: Michael R. Whitcomb

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Fiction

Page: 396

View: 860

A Bit Of This And A Bit Of That is the second story told using no word longer than four letters. Like the first, it was spawned from a classroom exercise in Australia where the author taught for almost 30 years. From the first book This Is As Big As It Gets Jake returns to his friends Paul and Jane who are now married and have a son, Andy. Between them, they help Jake to adjust to the loss of... well, read the book and find out. Their journey not only takes them widdershins (a colourful word for counter-clockwise) around England but also into a world of birds and a world beyond this one.

Reference Sources for Small and Medium-sized Libraries, Eighth Edition

Author: Jack O'Gorman

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 312

View: 883

Focusing on new reference sources published since 2008 and reference titles that have retained their relevance, this new edition brings O’Gorman’s complete and authoritative guide to the best reference sources for small and medium-sized academic and public libraries fully up to date. About 40 percent of the content is new to this edition. Containing sources selected and annotated by a team of public and academic librarians, the works included have been chosen for value and expertise in specific subject areas. Equally useful for both library patrons and staff, this resource Covers more than a dozen key subject areas, including General Reference; Philosophy, Religion, and Ethics; Psychology and Psychiatry; Social Sciences and Sociology; Business and Careers; Political Science and Law; Education; Words and Languages; Science and Technology; History; and Performing Arts Encompasses database products, CD-ROMs, websites, and other electronic resources in addition to print materials Includes thorough annotations for each source, with information on author/editor, publisher, cost, format, Dewey and LC classification numbers, and more Library patrons will find this an invaluable resource for current everyday topics. Librarians will appreciate it as both a reference and collection development tool, knowing it’s backed by ALA’s long tradition of excellence in reference selection.

Merriam-Webster's Crossword Puzzle Dictionary

Author: Merriam-Webster, Inc

Publisher: Merriam-Webster

ISBN:

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 775

View: 644

"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."\\

Crossword Solver's Dictionary

Author: Anne R. Bradford

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN:

Category: Crossword puzzles

Page: 790

View: 611

A new and updated edition of this number-one bestselling crossword dictionary, offering more help than ever before to the crossword solver.

Chambers Concise Crossword Dictionary

Author: Elaine Higgleton

Publisher: W & R Chambers Limited

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 889

View: 745

Provides a listing of synonyms and identifying terms pertaining to persons, places, events, and objects, which are arranged alphabetically and by letter count.