crossword puzzle Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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crossword puzzlenoun [C]

 us   /ˈkrɔsˌwɜrdˌpʌz·əl/
a word ​game in which you have to ​guess the ​answers to clues and write the words into ​numberedsquares that go ​across and down
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