cruciverbalist

noun cru·ci·ver·bal·ist \ˌkrüsəˈvərbələ̇st\

Definition of cruciverbalist

  1. :  a person skillful in creating or solving crossword puzzles

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Origin and Etymology of cruciverbalist

Latin cruci-, crux cross + verbum word + English -alist (as in verbalist) — more at ridge, word


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