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31 Results for CRACK

10 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Saturday, April 4, 201549DFirst-rate (3)Ned White
Monday, February 16, 20156DSolve, as a codeDavid J. Kahn
Saturday, August 29, 200923DFigure outDoug Peterson
Wednesday, March 18, 200966AFirst-rate (3)Robert A. Doll
Monday, February 2, 200934AReason to replace a windshieldDamon J. Gulczynski
Sunday, August 25, 200289DHighly skilledRandolph Ross
Saturday, July 29, 19959AFirst-rate (3)Charles E. Gersch
Wednesday, June 14, 199523DWhip soundRichard Hughes
Wednesday, July 13, 199449DChina flawJonathan Schmatzbach
Sunday, December 26, 199311AWitticismTom Underhill

21 results for CRACK from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, November 14, 199019AProblem drugJoy L. WoukMaleska
Monday, November 30, 19879ASplitSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, July 4, 19815ALiberty Bell flawTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, January 29, 197878AFissureJames & Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Friday, January 21, 19775AGet off a quip, with 10 AcrossF. CoatesWeng
Saturday, August 9, 197544DDawn's earliest lightBaronWeng
Sunday, May 11, 197578DDown or potTap OsbornWeng
Wednesday, March 6, 197427D___ a book (study)TrusselWeng
Sunday, January 25, 197089AFissureEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Wednesday, July 13, 196611DFirst-rate: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 27, 196527DChink.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 8, 19651AExcellent: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 7, 19631DDawn sound.Jean ReedFarrar
Saturday, June 1, 196338AFirst-rate: Colloq.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Friday, November 3, 196123DFirst-rate: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 29, 196138AFirst-rate: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 8, 196026DFirst-rate: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 30, 19596DLiberty Bell has one.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 14, 19571DSnap.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thursday, June 28, 19568DFirst-rate: Colloq.Mel TaubFarrar
Friday, February 3, 195643ASudden noise.S. A. KayFarrar

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