The Million Word Crossword Dictionary The World's Biggest, Newest, Most Complete Crossword Dictionary by Far (Hardcover)
|Author: Stanley/ Stark Newman|
|With more than a million answers, this is the most comprehensive, authoritative, and useful crossword dictionary ever published.|
From the Publisher:
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.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. 25,000 first printing.