A collection of words used in crosswords with meanings that are not always immediately obvious.
This list does not include words already given in the Usual Suspects page
|Word in the clue||Definition|
|bizzy / busy||detective|
|bread||cash, money, currency|
|burden||chorus; refrain (the part of a song repeated at the end of every stanza)|
|George||autopilot (RAF slang)|
|host||army; religious sacrament|
|house||one of twelve signs of the zodiac or divisions of the heavens in astrology|
|near||mean, stingy, parsimonious|
|ready / readies||cash, dosh, money, currency|
|rhino||cash, dosh, money, currency|
Further entries may be be added during periodic updates.
Created 26 February 2014
Version 1.2; Updated 23 June 2018