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11 Results for DOWNGRADE

Only 1 Shortz Era entry found. Click the date to see the answer in context. See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, February 11, 199734DReduce in rankP. Jordan

1 result for DOWNGRADE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
October 31, 2004acrosticTLower in status or esteemEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

9 results for DOWNGRADE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, January 30, 199120AFeather quality?Arthur W. PalmerMaleska
Tuesday, June 16, 198746AReduce in importanceNorma SteinbergMaleska
Wednesday, November 13, 198511DBelittleJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Wednesday, March 7, 197958ADenigrateA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thursday, March 10, 19663DSlope of a kind.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 31, 19618DRoad slope.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 7, 195828ADemote.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tuesday, April 22, 195834ADeclivity.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Friday, December 9, 195542ADemote to a less skilled job.UnknownFarrar

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