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cruciverbalist

Line breaks: cru¦ci|ver¦bal|ist
Pronunciation: /kruːsɪˈvəːb(ə)lɪst/

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Definition of cruciverbalist in English:

noun

A person who enjoys or is skilled at solving crosswords.

Origin

1970s: from Latin crux, cruci- 'cross' and verbalist.

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