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11 Results for DISTANT

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, July 19, 201244DAloof (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Monday, December 9, 200223DAloof (2)Sarah Keller

1 result for DISTANT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
June 28, 2015acrosticVStandoffish, detached, aloofEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

8 results for DISTANT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Saturday, November 10, 199043DWithdrawnBernard MerenMaleska
Sunday, April 27, 198620DRemoteMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Saturday, April 12, 198614ALike the horizonDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sunday, August 29, 198211DAloofJim PageMaleska
Wednesday, November 30, 196042AReserved.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 7, 195916ACold.Mary ClarkFarrar
Saturday, August 22, 19533DNot cordial.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 11, 1951136ANot cordial.Thomas MeekinFarrar

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