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33 Results

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, March 3, 201419A"I ___ for animals" (bumper sticker)Andrea Carla Michaels and Michael Blake
Monday, January 14, 201329DSlow a car downSteve Salmon
Tuesday, October 21, 20035ASlowJohn Underwood
Wednesday, July 10, 200243AStopperRichard Silvestri
Wednesday, November 1, 200025DClutch's neighborPeter Gordon
Saturday, June 10, 200038ASlow downGlenton Petgrave
Monday, May 8, 200047D"I ___ for animals"Ed Early
Tuesday, January 3, 199555DAccelerator's counterpartRich Norris

25 results for BRAKE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, May 7, 199227AThicketDorothy ElliottMaleska
Tuesday, June 25, 199135APedal next to a clutchNorma SteinbergMaleska
Wednesday, January 18, 19896DStopper of sortsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, May 30, 198748DThicketKeith VaughnMaleska
Tuesday, December 2, 198629DDecelerate a carJohn GreenmanMaleska
Saturday, May 24, 198650DFernJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, March 16, 198672DSlow downJune A. BoggsMaleska
Saturday, May 4, 198544AStopperGayle DeanMaleska
Sunday, March 3, 198540DRetardJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Saturday, January 19, 198528DThicketBrownMaleska
Saturday, July 2, 198345ASlow downWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, April 6, 198249DItem that may need alignmentWilliam CanineMaleska
Thursday, April 23, 19816DRetard or stopBernice GordonMaleska
Thursday, May 15, 198033ASlow downEli WesoffMaleska
Sunday, August 14, 197796AFernGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Wednesday, September 8, 197651DBus stopperHenry HookWeng
Thursday, June 3, 197615DSlow downRuth N. SchultzWeng
Saturday, July 20, 197446DAuto pedalDavid CrosattoWeng
Sunday, May 12, 197443DDecelerateStanley GlassWeng
Sunday, October 11, 197021AThicketElmer ToroWeng
Sunday, March 8, 197076ACar partEva Pollack TaubWeng
Friday, June 20, 196957ASlow down.UnknownWeng
Saturday, July 22, 196736DSlow down.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Tuesday, February 18, 196449DCar part.Roberta MorseFarrar
Saturday, July 4, 195932DSlow down.UnknownFarrar