Help support XWord Info

Donation Amount

XWord Info is only possible when people like you choose to support it through donations.

Consider giving $10, $20, or more so this site can continue to provide in-depth analysis of NYT puzzles. Thank you!

Donate any amount and get full access to XWord Info for a year.

Find clues or match patterns

See all the clues for any answer word,
or all answers that match a specified pattern

Pattern matching options:
Sort items:
Answer length:
length enforced when pattern includes *
Enter a word or pattern:

8 Results for CANDIDATE

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

Sunday, December 23, 201278DOne runningJoe DiPietro
Friday, March 11, 20116ARunner, of a sortMartin Ashwood-Smith

6 results for CANDIDATE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, December 27, 197633DCertain runnerMartha J. DeWittWeng
Saturday, August 3, 196835DHopeful.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 26, 196420DLodge?UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 17, 19623DPolitical hopeful.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Tuesday, October 8, 195759AMan on a ticket.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 6, 194668AGov. Dewey.Willard JordanFarrar