Crossword Clue and Answers

Let's see if we can help you solve the crossword puzzle "Special", we have 19 possible answers for this crossword clue, so hopefully we can assist you.

This clue in was most recently seen in the wild in Irish Independent - Simple.

We classify Special to be a VERY COMMON crossword clue as we've seen it more than 19 times in a variety of crossword publications.

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  • Irish Independent - Simple - Monday, 18 Jan 2021
  • The New York Times Crossword - Monday, 20 Jul 2020
  • The New York Times Crossword - Sunday, 31 May 2020
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Monday, 13 Apr 2020
  • The New York Times Crossword - Saturday, 21 Mar 2020
  • The New York Times Crossword - Monday, 29 Jul 2019
  • The New York Times Crossword - Saturday, 6 Oct 2018
  • The New York Times Crossword - Wednesday, 31 Jan 2018
  • The New York Times Crossword - Sunday, 17 Sep 2017
  • The New York Times Crossword - Tuesday, 5 Sep 2017

Crossword Answers

3 letters

A domesticated animal kept for companionship or amusement

(Roman mythology) goddess of abundance and fertility; wife of Saturn; counterpart of Greek Rhea and Cybele of ancient Asia Minor

4 letters

Not widely known; especially valued for its uncommonness; "a rare word"; "rare books"

5 letters

Something additional of the same kind; "he always carried extras in case of an emergency"

A caretaker for an apartment house; represents the owner as janitor and rent collector

Selected as the best; "an elect circle of artists"; "elite colleges"

6 letters

(followed by `to') applying exclusively to a given category or condition or locality; "a species unique to Australia"

7 letters

Being definitely out of the ordinary and unexpected; slightly odd or even a bit weird; "a strange exaltation that was indefinable"; "a strange fantastical mind"; "what a strange sense of humor she has"

Property of a personal character that is portable but not used in business; "she left some of her personal effects in the house"; "I watched over their effects until they returned"

Public transport consisting of a fast train or bus that makes only a few scheduled stops; "he caught the express to New York"

8 letters

Surpassing what is common or usual or expected; "he paid especial attention to her"; "exceptional kindness"; "a matter of particular and unusual importance"; "a special occasion"; "a special reason to confide in her"; "what's so special about the year 2000?"

Beyond or deviating from the usual or expected; "a curious hybrid accent"; "her speech has a funny twang"; "they have some funny ideas about war"; "had an odd name"; "the peculiar aromatic odor of cloves"; "something definitely queer about this town"; "what a rum fellow"; "singular behavior"

10 letters

A human being; "there was too much for one person to do"

(logic) a proposition that asserts something about some (but not all) members of a class


11 letters

Deviating widely from a norm of physical or mental ability; used especially of children below normal in intelligence; "special educational provisions for exceptional children"

Capable of being classified

13 letters

Used of a person's appearance or behavior; befitting an eminent person; "his distinguished bearing"; "the monarch's imposing presence"; "she reigned in magisterial beauty"

(of an official) serving an unusual or special function in addition to those of the regular officials; "an ambassador extraordinary"