how to pronounce crossword


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The above transcription of crossword is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

crossword is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of crossword in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… novelty like crossword puzzles new …”

meanings of crossword


  1. A word puzzle in which interlocking words are entered usually horizontally and vertically into a grid based on clues given for each word.

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