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

Thursday, August 7, 20147DPen name (4)Joe DiPietro
Wednesday, May 2, 201238AOut of sorts ... or what completes the answers to the nine starred cluesPaula Gamache
Sunday, May 22, 201117DSign of the times?Bob Klahn
Tuesday, April 5, 20117DShape on an altarE. J. Masicampo
Thursday, July 3, 200840AUpsetKeith Talon
Wednesday, September 5, 200711DBoxing punchRichard Silvestri
Tuesday, May 30, 20061ASwedish flag symbolPatrick Merrell
Sunday, May 2, 200435ALiable to snap (2)Derrick Niederman
Sunday, November 9, 200380ALiable to snap (2)Patrick Berry
Thursday, February 14, 200218DReligious symbolJanet R. Bender
Monday, August 28, 200051DAngry (2)Richard Hughes
Wednesday, May 3, 200023DPeevedNancy Salomon
Saturday, April 29, 200042AMass hangingPatrick D. Berry
Sunday, April 16, 200064AChurch figureElizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, February 29, 200013DAngry (2)Peter Gordon
Thursday, February 4, 199962ABetrayRich Norris
Tuesday, August 25, 199823DAntivampire aidRandy Sowell
Friday, November 21, 199720AHybridChuck Deodene
Friday, December 13, 199622APen name (4)J. Page
Saturday, June 8, 199610APen name (4)M. Shenk
Thursday, October 20, 199427DGreek or Maltese, e.g.Bryant White
Sunday, May 22, 199453APen name (4)Randolph Ross

1 result for CROSS from Variety puzzles.

October 1, 2006acrosticGIn boxing, a punch thrown over an opponent's punchEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

49 results for CROSS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Saturday, November 7, 199227AEmblem on a Greek flagBryant WhiteMaleska
Sunday, August 30, 199243DConstantine's visionTap OsbornMaleska
Tuesday, June 25, 199132DOrneryNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sunday, July 8, 199045DIrritableCharles M. DeberMaleska
Sunday, April 29, 199066ACantankerousFrances HansenMaleska
Friday, June 30, 198914DIrascibleRhonda KrausMaleska
Sunday, June 4, 1989112DIrritableJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sunday, September 25, 198892AEmblem on a Greek flagBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, August 21, 198896DAnkh, for oneT. W. UnderhillMaleska
Friday, September 11, 198731AThwartJudith PerryMaleska
Saturday, July 4, 198750AKind of examinationSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, May 11, 198618DWord before patch or wordVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Monday, November 4, 198511DIrritableAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, August 25, 198587DHybridHarold B. CountsMaleska
Sunday, April 21, 19854APreceder of cut or fireEdward MarcheseMaleska
Sunday, December 30, 198462AHybridBeverly TivinMaleska
Thursday, October 4, 198434DGrammy-winner Christopher: 1980Bernice GordonMaleska
Saturday, April 21, 198426DCharles ___, pop singerTrippMaleska
Tuesday, November 1, 198310DSt. Paul of the ___: April 28A. J. SantoraMaleska
Thursday, May 12, 198347DKind of punchBert RosenfieldMaleska
Monday, January 4, 198231DCrotchetyNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tuesday, September 15, 198129DKind of cut or beamHugh McElroyMaleska
Wednesday, December 31, 198033AErstwhile "Voice of the Opera"Nancy McCarthyMaleska
Sunday, May 18, 1980130AOut of sortsA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, March 5, 197931AIrritableFinchMaleska
Saturday, June 3, 197820DConstantine's visionElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Saturday, January 31, 19761ARed or IronVirginia ButlerWeng
Friday, October 17, 19751AKind of purposesAlfio MicciWeng
Sunday, June 15, 197591ACrabbyWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Monday, May 13, 197436AMilton of opera broadcastsMartha J. DeWittWeng
Sunday, January 6, 197424APeevishHerb RisteenWeng
Sunday, December 23, 197391ARed or CharingAnne FoxWeng
Sunday, July 15, 197383AOut of sortsGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Sunday, March 25, 19733DCharing or doubleA. J. SantoraWeng
Monday, February 5, 197329DWord with fire or wordBrian G. TylerWeng
Saturday, March 7, 197025APeevishUnknownWeng
Tuesday, January 6, 197033AFretfulUnknownWeng
Saturday, August 30, 196924ARood.UnknownWeng
Saturday, July 6, 196846AIntersect.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 19, 196843AIntersect.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 17, 196754DGo over.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Wednesday, November 9, 196642AVoice of the opera.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 8, 196662DEasily vexed.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wednesday, March 13, 196312DPeevish.Jean ReedFarrar
Thursday, August 30, 19621APass over.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 5, 1961125D___-ruff.Christine ValenceFarrar
Tuesday, January 10, 196125AIll-humored.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 4, 19609AMaltese symbol.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 8, 195949DEmblem on Greek flag.Thomas MeekinFarrar