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:

18 Results for DEFLATE

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

Thursday, August 8, 20131DCollapse (2)Daniel A. Finan
Friday, February 16, 200713DLet downCharles Barasch
Sunday, July 2, 200657AOpposite of blow upElizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, November 15, 200232ACollapse (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Saturday, March 2, 199641DPunctureN. Joline
Sunday, July 2, 199536ATake the wind out ofAlex K. Justin

12 results for DEFLATE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Friday, April 19, 19851DLessen money in circulationWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, March 12, 19825DPut a pin in a balloonElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Wednesday, January 6, 19825DTake the air outLois SidwayMaleska
Sunday, September 19, 197694ATake down a pegEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Friday, February 16, 197343ATake down a pegUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 30, 1972102ADo a balloon jobMona AbramescoWeng
Thursday, January 29, 197046APunctureUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 5, 196914DCollapseEmanuel BergWeng
Sunday, November 20, 196662DPrick, as a balloon.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sunday, February 28, 196516ALessen in importance.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Saturday, October 22, 196065ARelease air from.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 22, 195221ARemove the air from.UnknownFarrar