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25 Results for IDIOMS

12 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.

DateGridClueAuthor
Friday, January 23, 201511DHot potatoes and cold fish?Ed Sessa
Monday, August 23, 201023DEveryday expressionsOliver Hill
Saturday, August 9, 20087DThey're seldom taken literallyMark Diehl
Sunday, August 12, 200717DSee red, talk a blue streak, etc.Cathy Millhauser
Sunday, October 2, 200531DSubject in foreign language classRandolph Ross
Sunday, February 6, 20053D"Hands down" and "cold feet"Joel Kaplow
Friday, June 28, 200256ASome dictionary entriesCharles E. Gersch
Friday, March 8, 20028DHurdles for language learnersDavid J. Kahn
Sunday, December 31, 199555DEat crow and talk turkey, e.g.Bob Klahn
Thursday, July 13, 199549DDistinct stylesA.J. Santora
Saturday, October 22, 199444DCurry favor and crack a joke, e.g.Daniel R. Stark
Monday, January 10, 199444DThey trip up foreignersRandolph Ross

13 results for IDIOMS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Friday, April 16, 199328DDialectsNancy JolineMaleska
Tuesday, October 1, 199146AArgotsMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Thursday, March 28, 199136DCharacteristic stylesChristopher PageMaleska
Sunday, January 15, 198999ADialects of regionsNorma SteinbergMaleska
Saturday, October 9, 198221ARegional dialectsWilliam CanineMaleska
Thursday, August 14, 198045DDialectsWilliam JarvisMaleska
Tuesday, February 3, 197624ADialectsJim PageWeng
Saturday, October 13, 197322DDialectsUnknownWeng
Monday, December 18, 197221ADialectsUnknownWeng
Thursday, November 23, 196742DConversational expressions.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 1, 196519DSet phrases.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 25, 195810DPecularities of language.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, August 22, 19436DLocutions.Jack LuzzattoFarrar