from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Games A set of words arranged in a square such that they read the same horizontally and vertically. Also called acrostic.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A type of acrostic, consisting of a set of words written out in a square grid, such that the same words can be read both horizontally and vertically.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a series of words so arranged that they can be read vertically and horizontally with like results.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See square, 15.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a puzzle where you fill a square grid with words reading the same down as across
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