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The Million Word Crossword Dictionary

Introducing the first all-new major crossword dictionary in over 20 years!


The first ever to comprehensively cover the clues and answers that actually appear in today's most popular crosswords, including contemporary slang, phrases, and brand names.

With more than 1,000,000 words, this volume has more than twice the words of any other crossword dictionary.

Meticulously compiled by Stan Newman and Dan Stark, two crossword professionals with a combined 50 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, 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.

No other crossword dictionary comes close.


Will Shortz's Introduction

What the puzzle experts say

Frequently Asked Questions

What's New in This Edition

Sample Pages

Competitive Comparisons

Entries in No Other Crossword Dictionary

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About the Authors

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