10 Shortz-era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.
|Friday, November 29, 2013||15A||Many a predictable plot||Ned White|
|Friday, October 21, 2011||55D||Overused plot device||Patrick Berry|
|Tuesday, August 16, 2011||1D||Overused expression||David Steinberg|
|Friday, April 23, 2010||14D||Chestnut||Brad Wilber|
|Saturday, November 7, 2009||37A||As different as night and day, e.g.||Bob Klahn|
|Friday, May 12, 2006||63A||Saw||David Quarfoot|
|Thursday, March 20, 2003||29D||Hot as a pistol, say||Manny Nosowsky|
|Sunday, June 4, 2000||8D||You've heard it before||Martin Schneider|
|Sunday, January 23, 2000||93D||Bromide||Joe DiPietro|
|Thursday, September 23, 1999||43D||Writer's no-no||Brendan Emmett Quigley|
4 results for CLICHE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.
|Sunday, July 17, 1988||59A||Platitude||Norman S. Wizer||Maleska|
|Friday, April 19, 1985||33D||Oft-heard expression||William Lutwiniak||Maleska|
|Saturday, December 3, 1983||25A||Stereotype||Jesse Roarke||Maleska|
|Friday, June 5, 1981||43D||Trite expression||Massi||Maleska|