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Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

No longer a test of classical knowledge, the modern crossword is a challenging labyrinth of clever clues, timely puns, and computer-age acronyms that baffle even veteran wordsmiths. Completely revised and expanded, The Dell Crossword Dictionary includes an extensive crossword definitions section, a thoroughly cross-referenced "Word-Finder" section, the most extensive "Name-Finder" in any dictionary, and every trivia fact a puzzle fan could ever want to know.

Comprehensive and easy to use, The Dell Crossword Dictionary is a must-have for any crossword lover.

Synopsis:

Stumped by the site of the '68 Olympics? Pondering the name of a Portuguese coin? Look it up in "The Dell Crossword Dictionary," the ultimate reference for word puzzle solvers. Packed with solving aids for pun-filled clues and difficult "cryptic clues," the dictionary has been fully updated for the computer age.

About the Author

Wayne Robert Williams is the creator of the prestigious Dell Champion line of puzzle magazines. A familiar and well-respected figure in the puzzle world, he has created and edited a wide variety of puzzles, puzzle books and puzzle magazines. He's been the Chicago Tribune crossword editor since 1997.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780440218715
Compiled:
Rafferty, Kathleen
Revised:
Williams, Wayne Robert
Revised by:
Williams, Wayne Robert
Revised:
Williams, Wayne Robert
Compiled by:
Rafferty, Kathleen
Compiled:
Rafferty, Kathleen
Author:
Rafferty, Kathleen
Author:
Williams, Wayne Robert
Author:
Williams, Wayne R.
Publisher:
Laurel Press
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Crosswords - Dictionaries
Subject:
Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.
Subject:
Crossword puzzles
Subject:
Crossword puzzles -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.
Subject:
General Games
Subject:
Games-Crossword Puzzle Dictionaries
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Series:
21st century reference
Series Volume:
week 8
Publication Date:
19941031
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
448
Dimensions:
6.88x4.20x1.19 in. .48 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Stumped by the site of the '68 Olympics? Pondering the name of a Portuguese coin? Look it up in "The Dell Crossword Dictionary," the ultimate reference for word puzzle solvers. Packed with solving aids for pun-filled clues and difficult "cryptic clues," the dictionary has been fully updated for the computer age.
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