With more than 50,000 new entries and an easy-to-use alphabetical format, the puzzle fan's favorite is now also the most up-to-date. Authoritative and comprehensive, this is the source for those obscure and hard-to-find clues on every topic and word combination. New and old words, variant spellings, idioms, slogans and more make this the most indispensable ally in the search for the perfect word.
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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!