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43 Results for BELAY

7 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Friday, June 12, 201524AHold fast at seaDavid Steinberg
Sunday, January 25, 201542DSecure, as a sailor's ropeAlan Arbesfeld
Sunday, August 24, 201414AFasten, as a ropePatrick Berry
Sunday, April 10, 201133DIgnore, imperativelyPaula Gamache
Sunday, March 6, 200589DCease, imperativelyJohn Greenman
Wednesday, August 20, 200316AFasten, as a ship's ropeMel Taub
Sunday, February 18, 199654ASecure by tying downNorma Steinberg

1 result for BELAY from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
September 26, 2004panda48AStop by, LeaMel Taub

35 results for BELAY from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tuesday, December 3, 199124DSecure a rope, in climbingPomeranceMaleska
Tuesday, January 1, 199121DMake fast, as a ropeFred TooleMaleska
Monday, March 6, 198950DKin of avastAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Friday, November 4, 198848D"Stop!" to Captain BlighIrene SmullyanMaleska
Friday, April 15, 198818ASecure a mountain climberJesse RoarkeMaleska
Saturday, February 16, 198532DHold fast, a-seaWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, August 8, 198275ASailor's "Stop!"Mary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Tuesday, July 29, 198061ASkipper's "Stop!"MaduraMaleska
Sunday, April 27, 198043DMake fast, as a ropeJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Saturday, January 5, 198027DRelative of "Avast!"Kathryn RighterMaleska
Thursday, February 9, 197854DHold fast, to a marinerAnn JenkinsMaleska
Monday, February 14, 197235AStop!UnknownWeng
Saturday, April 12, 196953AFasten a rope.UnknownWeng
Sunday, January 5, 196943AMake fast a ropeFrances HansenFarrar
Sunday, July 23, 1967101ANautical term.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tuesday, August 30, 196628DHold fast: Naut.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 16, 19665AHold fast, at sea.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 27, 196648DStop: Colloq.William LutwiniakFarrar
Saturday, October 10, 196428DAnchor for a mountain-climber's rope.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Monday, May 25, 196426DHold fast: Naut.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 28, 19631DNautical term.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 3, 196234ANautical warning.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 31, 196233AHold fast: Naut.Kathryn RighterFarrar
Sunday, May 6, 196261ANautical command.Sidney LambertFarrar
Monday, April 17, 196127DMake fast: Naut.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 4, 196133AMake fast with a rope: Naut.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 23, 196012DMake (a rope) secure: Naut.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 7, 196029AFasten a nautical rope.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Friday, January 15, 196016AHold fast: Naut.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 27, 195832DSecure with rope: Naut.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, October 2, 195566DStop!: Naut.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tuesday, February 16, 195442AMake fast: Naut.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Wednesday, June 4, 195241ASailor's cry meaning "Stop!"UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 22, 195123DFasten a rope by winding around a pin.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, November 23, 195017AStop: Nautical imperative.S. A. KayFarrar