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116 Results for HABIT

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, January 14, 201427DChewing one's nails, e.g.Tim Croce
Thursday, May 24, 201226DSomething that's often best brokenDerik Moore
Saturday, February 28, 20097DIt might be kicked after being picked upFrank Longo
Wednesday, April 2, 200846DUsually black garbPatrick Merrell
Wednesday, August 30, 200651DWontKyle Mahowald
Thursday, December 8, 200527DSomething to kick (2)David Pringle
Friday, July 15, 20057DIt can be kickedBrendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, March 7, 200515ABreaking a bad one is goodChristina Houlihan Kelly
Thursday, June 3, 200416ABehavior patternMike Torch
Sunday, November 10, 2002116ASomething to kick (2)Cathy Millhauser
Sunday, June 16, 200221ACustom (3)Manny Nosowsky
Monday, February 18, 200212DA bad one should be kickedPhilip Lew
Monday, October 15, 200159AAddictionHolden Baker
Sunday, November 5, 200019AAttireMichael S. Maurer
Monday, October 2, 200025DSomething hard to breakSarah Keller
Sunday, February 20, 200023ABlack-and-white outfitTrip Payne
Monday, September 13, 199938ANun's wearFran and Lou Sabin
Thursday, April 22, 199917DEquestrian's attire (2)David J. Kahn
Monday, February 22, 199918DCustom (3)Gregory E. Paul
Sunday, August 23, 1998113DEquestrian's attire (2)Nelson Hardy
Tuesday, February 18, 199711DEquestrian's garbF. Piscop
Tuesday, July 9, 19961AConvent attireJonathan Schmatzbach
Friday, November 24, 19955APencil chewing, e.g.Bob Klahn
Monday, September 18, 19951ANun's garbAlan Arbesfeld
Wednesday, March 29, 199545AGarbManny Nosowsky
Friday, March 3, 199551DCustom (3)Chuck Deodene

1 result for HABIT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
October 30, 2011diagramless16DIt may be good to breakFred Piscop

89 results for HABIT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Saturday, October 3, 199254ACostume or customBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, August 22, 199147DMonk's garbEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Monday, February 18, 199127DNun's garbArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Thursday, September 27, 199018DMonk's garbLois SidwayMaleska
Thursday, December 21, 198921DNun's garbErnst TheimerMaleska
Tuesday, October 24, 198928AAddiction, perhapsWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Thursday, February 2, 198960ASister's garbFrank MiceliMaleska
Friday, September 2, 198834AMonastic garbGloria EvansMaleska
Wednesday, June 24, 198715AReligious garbShirley SolowayMaleska
Saturday, February 14, 198727ACustomAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Friday, September 26, 198611DCustomJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, December 5, 198537APriestly garbPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, May 5, 198552DPowerful forceFrances HansenMaleska
Thursday, September 27, 198410DSmoking is oneEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Friday, November 19, 198216APracticeWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, November 15, 198261AAddictionPeter G. SnowMaleska
Thursday, February 25, 198225DPracticeBette Sue CohenMaleska
Monday, February 5, 197940ASpecial garbHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, October 12, 197729D"How use doth breed a ___ in a man!": ShakespeareTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, April 10, 1977134DNun's usual garbFrances HansenMaleska
Sunday, December 7, 197580DCustomBarbara GillisWeng
Friday, October 31, 19755ARut of a sortSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Tuesday, September 2, 197552ANun's wearLouis SabinWeng
Saturday, August 2, 19756DCustomHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Wednesday, July 9, 197515AWontMarie WestWeng
Thursday, June 6, 197465AGarbJim PlacknerWeng
Sunday, May 5, 197468DPracticeLouis C. Mandes Jr.Weng
Tuesday, March 5, 19741AAddictionMary DormanWeng
Monday, October 22, 197335AWontUnknownWeng
Thursday, August 30, 197357AGarbUnknownWeng
Wednesday, May 30, 197345DForce of ___UnknownWeng
Friday, January 19, 197330DSecond natureUnknownWeng
Monday, January 15, 19731AGarbUnknownWeng
Monday, January 8, 197353AWontUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 7, 197216ATendencyFrances HansenWeng
Tuesday, August 31, 197125DDressUnknownWeng
Saturday, August 21, 197114AClothingUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 11, 197095DWontElmer ToroWeng
Monday, May 25, 197026DGarbUnknownWeng
Thursday, December 18, 196913ANun's garb.UnknownWeng
Thursday, June 12, 196923DGarb.UnknownWeng
Sunday, January 5, 196976DWontFrances HansenFarrar
Wednesday, August 7, 19685ACostume.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 11, 196826DRoutine.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 14, 196852AWont.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 24, 19685ANun's wear.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 28, 19671APattern of behavior.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 18, 196726DDress.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tuesday, March 28, 196712DSpecial garb.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Monday, February 27, 196725DWont.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 23, 19671DPractice.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thursday, November 17, 19666DCostume.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 7, 196628DPractice.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 3, 196614ALivery.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 21, 196630DDress.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 27, 196659DAttire.William LutwiniakFarrar
Friday, December 24, 196548DCustom.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 26, 196561ARobe.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 27, 19641DApparel.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 26, 19642DCustom.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Monday, July 20, 19641AWont.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 19, 196444ATendency.Diana SessionsFarrar
Tuesday, January 28, 19645AUsual way of doing.Helen H. KamerlingFarrar
Tuesday, April 23, 196316ACustom.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 4, 196150DDress.S. A. KayFarrar
Saturday, March 4, 196147ADress for an equestrienne.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 7, 196119ANun's robes.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 31, 19611DEquestrienne's outfit.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 7, 196047DMonk's garb.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, February 5, 196050DIngrained action.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, November 12, 19591ACustom.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 8, 195974DWont.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wednesday, October 7, 19597DCustom.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 14, 19572DPractice.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Wednesday, March 27, 195743ARoutine.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tuesday, October 23, 195651DCustom.Peter L. Tea, Jr.Farrar
Thursday, September 20, 19561DPractice.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, September 2, 195658DWay.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, July 22, 195690DDisposition.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wednesday, September 14, 195552DSettled tendency.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Sunday, September 27, 195341DCostume.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, February 3, 195346DRiding costume.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Wednesday, August 13, 195214AGood or bad inclination.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 23, 195147DMental make-up.Willard JordanFarrar
Friday, December 21, 195121DBehavior pattern.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 16, 195122ADress of a religious order.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, January 9, 1949113ALady's riding costume.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, June 25, 194463DCustomary act.Jonathan CrossFarrar
Sunday, August 29, 194342DRiding costume.William SchoppFarrar