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218 Results

105 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, February 12, 201562DRelative of -esque (8)Jules P. Markey
Wednesday, January 7, 201525A-like (3)Greg Johnson
Sunday, December 21, 201432D"Or so"Joel Fagliano
Monday, June 2, 20142DRelative of -esque (8)Andrea Carla Michaels
Tuesday, April 1, 201419ASuffix with cartoon (2)Andrew Reynolds
Wednesday, March 19, 201436D"Sorta" suffix (2)Samuel A. Donaldson
Monday, December 30, 201337DEnding like -likeDavid Steinberg
Wednesday, November 27, 201331ASuffix meaning "approximately" (2)Jules P. Markey
Sunday, September 15, 20135DSuffix of imprecisionJoe DiPietro
Tuesday, April 16, 201355DSuffix with fiendPeter Broda
Sunday, March 10, 201312DRelative of -esque (8)Finn Vigeland
Wednesday, October 31, 20125DRoughly: SuffixStu Ockman
Sunday, September 16, 201245ASuffix with peck or puckDavid Steinberg and Barry Haldiman
Thursday, May 10, 20122DApproximation endingJules P. Markey
Tuesday, February 7, 201232ASuffix with foolMike Buckley
Monday, April 18, 201132DKind of: Suffix (2)James Tuttle
Sunday, September 26, 201086DIt's like "-like" (4)Pamela Amick Klawitter
Thursday, September 2, 201028ARelative of -esque (8)Patrick Blindauer and Andrea Carla Michaels
Saturday, August 21, 201048ASuffix with cartoon (2)Barry C. Silk
Monday, August 9, 201050ASuffix like -likeDavid Poole
Sunday, August 1, 20103D-like equivalentBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, May 26, 201022DNoncommittal suffixAnna Shechtman
Thursday, April 22, 201054DSuffix with hawkCaleb Madison
Thursday, January 28, 201030DSuffix with freakRaymond C. Young
Monday, October 5, 200931ASort of: Suffix (6)Mark Feldman
Sunday, December 14, 200851D-like, alternativelyTrip Payne
Saturday, December 13, 200835DBook closer?Frank Longo
Sunday, November 2, 200816A"Sort of" endingElizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, October 23, 200836AIt's like "-like" (4)Patrick Blindauer
Sunday, September 28, 20088DSuffix with book (3)Cathy Allis Millhauser
Saturday, July 26, 20089DBook end? (2)Barry C. Silk
Monday, June 30, 200828DSort of: Suffix (6)Lynn Lempel
Monday, May 26, 200856DApproximately: SuffixMark Sherwood
Tuesday, April 8, 200818DSuffix with bull or bear (3)Dave Mackey
Sunday, January 6, 200856DSuffix with sheep or goat (2)Lynn Lempel
Wednesday, October 10, 200711A"Kinda" suffix (2)Robert Zimmerman
Thursday, October 4, 200739DSuffix with sheep or goat (2)Sheldon Benardo
Thursday, August 9, 200746DSuffix with hell and bullTyler Hinman
Wednesday, July 25, 200766DSort of: Suffix (6)Ed Early
Saturday, September 23, 200661DGirl chaser?Matthew Lees
Sunday, May 21, 200651A-like (3)Ashish Vengsarkar
Thursday, May 18, 200662ALanguage suffix (6)Peter A. Collins
Saturday, February 25, 200660D-esqueHenry Hook
Sunday, February 5, 200655ASuffix of approximationEric Berlin
Friday, April 22, 200531ACousin of -yMyles Callum
Sunday, April 3, 200546DSuffix with book (3)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Saturday, February 26, 200542ABook end? (2)Jim Page
Monday, February 14, 200541ASuffix with book or freakJanet R. Bender
Wednesday, January 12, 200512DSort of: Suffix (6)Alan Arbesfeld
Monday, December 27, 200426DSuffix with devilLevi Denham
Thursday, September 2, 200430DSuffix with book (3)David J. Kahn
Tuesday, March 23, 200454ASort of: Suffix (6)Fred Piscop
Wednesday, December 24, 200347DSuffix with bull (2)Steve Jones
Sunday, October 26, 2003110DRelative of -esque (8)Patrick Merrell
Tuesday, October 14, 200330DRelative of -esque (8)Fred Piscop
Sunday, September 28, 200350DLike: Suffix (4)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, August 31, 200329D"Kinda" suffix (2)Fred Piscop
Sunday, May 11, 200352ASuffix with bull or bear (3)Patrick Berry
Wednesday, May 7, 200349AIt's like "-like" (4)Alan Arbesfeld
Sunday, March 9, 200360DEnding with fool or ghoulPatrick Berry
Saturday, March 8, 200342AMeeting time suffixPatrick Berry
Sunday, February 23, 200353DSuffix with bull (2)Nancy Salomon
Saturday, August 17, 200221ASheep followerFrank Longo
Wednesday, January 9, 20026DSuffix with bull or bear (3)Susan Harrington Smith
Sunday, July 15, 200147ARelative of -yElizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, July 5, 20011ASuffix on color namesPeter Gordon
Sunday, May 20, 200167ASuffix with names of hoursAlan Arbesfeld
Sunday, November 12, 200032DSuffix with boor or MoorJoe DiPietro
Sunday, August 20, 200036DRelative of -esque (8)Charles M. Deber
Friday, August 4, 200030AIt's like -like (4)Jim Page
Thursday, April 13, 200013DWishy-washy suffixMatt Gaffney
Wednesday, March 15, 200030DSuffix akin to -esqueJim Page
Sunday, February 13, 2000100ALanguage suffix (6)Bill Zais
Saturday, February 5, 200036DRelative of -esque (8)Chuck Deodene
Wednesday, January 26, 200035DSort of: Suffix (6)Dan Reichert
Thursday, October 28, 19995ALanguage suffix (6)Patrick D. Berry
Tuesday, August 3, 199957DKind of: Suffix (2)Dave Tuller
Thursday, March 4, 199965D-like (3)Cathy Millhauser
Thursday, February 25, 19998DSomewhat: Suffix (3)Jim Page
Sunday, January 10, 1999100ADevil's end?David J. Kahn
Friday, January 8, 199921DSuffix with clown or brownMartin Ashwood-Smith and Brendan Quigley
Sunday, January 3, 199966DSorta: Suffix (2)Randolph Ross
Wednesday, December 2, 199837D___ KabibbleNancy Salomon
Tuesday, November 24, 199817ALike: Suffix (4)Jeremy Thomas Paine
Tuesday, October 20, 199854DApproximation suffixFred Piscop
Tuesday, May 19, 199825ALanguage name suffixWilliam S. Cotter
Monday, May 4, 199823ASomewhat: Suffix (3)Hugh Davis
Monday, February 23, 199831DCommon language suffix (2)Mark Danna
Sunday, November 16, 19977DCousin of -esqueFrank Longo
Thursday, November 6, 199747ASuffix with boy or girlNancy Salomon
Friday, July 11, 199745DLanguage suffix (6)Bob Klahn
Monday, April 28, 199726ASuffix meaning "approximately" (2)Peter Gordon
Saturday, April 12, 199723ACommon language suffix (2)Bob Klahn
Monday, October 14, 199647ASuffix with child or fiendR. White
Tuesday, October 8, 199654DLanguage suffix (6)E. C. Gorski
Tuesday, September 10, 199635ANationality suffixG. E. Paul
Wednesday, July 31, 199641ASomewhat: Suffix (3)J. Schmalzbach
Saturday, December 30, 199559DDevil followerJoe DiPietro
Thursday, December 14, 199546DApproximately, in timesMatt Gaffney
Sunday, June 25, 19951DKabibble of Kay Kyser's bandFrances Hansen
Tuesday, March 21, 199567ALike: Suffix (4)Harvey Estes
Sunday, March 12, 199544ALanguage suffix (6)Charles M. Deber
Sunday, February 5, 199587ALike: Suffix (4)Frank A. Longo
Thursday, November 3, 199462DEnding with oafCathy Millhauser
Sunday, October 23, 1994107D''-y'' equivalentCathy Millhauser

3 results for ISH from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
April 3, 2011diagramless50D"Sorta" suffixFred Piscop
November 14, 1999diagramless34DSuffix used by hedgersPatrick Berry
May 17, 1998diagramless5DKin of -likeFrank Longo

110 results for ISH from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Monday, May 31, 199313DMr. KabibblePeter GordonMaleska
Sunday, October 25, 199231AMusician ___ KabibbleCalista LuminatiMaleska
Saturday, March 21, 19922DIffy suffixTimothy S. LewisMaleska
Friday, March 6, 199246ASuffix with boy or girlBryant WhiteMaleska
Friday, February 7, 199248AMusician KabibbleJames L. BeattyMaleska
Sunday, January 12, 199249ASuffix for boyBarbara SpringerMaleska
Sunday, November 24, 19918DSuffix for baby or oldJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Monday, October 16, 198939ASomewhat: SuffixAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, October 15, 198944ASuffix with Finn or LettCharles M. DeberMaleska
Saturday, June 10, 198935DKabibblePatterson PeppleMaleska
Sunday, March 19, 198968DSuffix with sheep or wolfCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Saturday, November 19, 198848ASuffix with sheep or childKeith VaughnMaleska
Tuesday, October 27, 198735A___ KabibbleLouis SabinMaleska
Friday, August 7, 19875AKabibble of comicsMark DiehlMaleska
Friday, July 17, 198735DSuffix with boy or girlDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Tuesday, June 16, 198721DSomewhat: SuffixNorma SteinbergMaleska
Tuesday, November 18, 198624ALike: SuffixWhittenMaleska
Monday, October 6, 198638ASuffix with sheep or wolfBurnsMaleska
Friday, August 22, 19861DSuffix with fool or ghoulIrene SmullyanMaleska
Saturday, August 9, 19862DSuffix with boy or girlNancy JolineMaleska
Sunday, December 22, 198585ASuffix for sheepJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Tuesday, September 24, 198525AMr. KabibbleStanley B. WhittenMaleska
Saturday, June 1, 198547A___ KabibbleEli WesoffMaleska
Sunday, January 13, 198546DKabibbleJim PageMaleska
Saturday, June 23, 19842DComic KabibbleI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Wednesday, January 11, 198448AEnding for Turk or FinnAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Saturday, May 14, 198344ASomewhat: SuffixVaughn KeithMaleska
Friday, April 22, 198338AEnding with dolt or coltWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, June 29, 19828D___ KabibbleArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sunday, May 16, 198278AEnding for amateurA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, January 24, 198272ASuffix for FinnEdward J. MarcheseMaleska
Sunday, November 8, 198189DEnding for self or sheepMargaret RigbyMaleska
Thursday, October 29, 198167DEnding for bull or bearJohn GreenmanMaleska
Monday, July 6, 198124ASuffix with child or churlJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sunday, June 7, 198114DKabibbleE.T.M.Maleska
Thursday, January 1, 19818DSuffix with sheep or wolfC. J. AngioMaleska
Thursday, September 25, 198044ASuffix with buck or puckMaduraMaleska
Monday, June 23, 198063DEnding for foolRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Tuesday, March 18, 19806DEnding for boor or bookMeunierMaleska
Sunday, September 30, 197918DIffy suffixTimothy S. LewisMaleska
Thursday, July 5, 197962DSuffix with fool and doltJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, July 3, 197937DSuffix with sheep or wolfCarol DuttingMaleska
Wednesday, February 7, 197925D___ KabibbleC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, January 7, 19795DKabibbleAlex F. BlackMaleska
Sunday, April 30, 197829ASuffix with boy or girlBert H. KruseMaleska
Sunday, December 25, 197758DSuffix with boy or girlAnne FoxMaleska
Monday, October 17, 19778DSuffix with boy or girlHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tuesday, September 20, 197722DEnding for boy or girlHenry HookMaleska
Sunday, July 17, 19775DKabibbleAlex F. BlackMaleska
Sunday, July 10, 19775DSort of: SuffixJordan S. LasherMaleska
Wednesday, June 22, 19776DLike: SuffixWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, March 4, 19778DKabibbleMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sunday, December 19, 197671DEnding with boy or girlAnne FoxWeng
Tuesday, October 5, 197633DSomewhat: SuffixReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Saturday, September 18, 197650ASomewhat: SuffixJim PageWeng
Sunday, April 11, 197616DSomewhat: SuffixRobert RoopWeng
Thursday, January 29, 19761DSomewhat: SuffixDeWitt AndersonWeng
Sunday, June 15, 19754DSomewhat: SuffixWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Wednesday, May 21, 197535ASomewhat: SuffixPageWeng
Friday, May 2, 19754DSomewhat: SuffixDeWitt AndersonWeng
Tuesday, February 4, 197562DSomewhat: SuffixWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Friday, January 17, 197555DSomewhat: SuffixReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Friday, December 13, 197423ASomewhat: SuffixJim PlacknerWeng
Sunday, October 13, 197414DSort of: SuffixWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Thursday, January 31, 19742DSort of: SuffixJoan DeRossoWeng
Monday, December 24, 197338ASort of: SuffixNancy SchusterWeng
Sunday, December 23, 197358ASuffix with boy or girlAnne FoxWeng
Friday, November 23, 19734DSort of: SuffixUnknownWeng
Friday, October 26, 19738DSomewhat: SuffixUnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 18, 197323A___ kabbibleUnknownWeng
Monday, June 4, 197337ASort of: SuffixUnknownWeng
Monday, January 15, 197332DSort of: SuffixUnknownWeng
Thursday, May 25, 197212DSomewhat: SuffixUnknownWeng
Monday, April 17, 19724DSomewhat: SuffixUnknownWeng
Wednesday, September 15, 197140DSomewhat: SuffixUnknownWeng
Saturday, August 7, 197157DSort of: SuffixArthur SchulmanWeng
Monday, December 28, 197028ASomewhat: SuffixMel RosenWeng
Sunday, September 6, 197069ASomewhat: SuffixBarbara LewisWeng
Sunday, August 30, 1970116ASomewhat: SuffixAnne FoxWeng
Wednesday, March 18, 197024DSomewhat: SuffixUnknownWeng
Saturday, February 28, 197048ALike: SuffixUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 13, 196914DSomewhat: SuffixPeter E. PriceWeng
Friday, August 9, 196819AAdjective ending.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 5, 196834ASomewhat: Suffix.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 26, 196886DSomewhat: Suffix.Will WengFarrar
Wednesday, December 20, 19674DSomewhat: Suffix.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 13, 196779DLike: Suffix.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Saturday, July 29, 19679DResembling: Suffix.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sunday, June 18, 196713DAdjective ending.William LutwiniakFarrar
Thursday, June 15, 196756DAdjective ending.William LutwiniakFarrar
Tuesday, March 21, 19678DAdjective ending.William LutwiniakFarrar
Friday, March 4, 196639ASuffix with new or old.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 27, 196529DSuffix with Finn, Turk, etc.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 22, 196523DSuffix with cool or warm.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 30, 196556DSuffix with boy or girl.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 22, 196457DSuffix with old or young.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 18, 196439AOf: Suffix.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 15, 19643DVerging on: Suffix.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 9, 196360DAbout: Suffix.Helen FasuloFarrar
Monday, October 14, 196357DLike: Suffix.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Friday, October 11, 196358DRather: Suffix.Manny MillerFarrar
Friday, April 26, 196361DSomewhat: Suffix.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 31, 196346ASomewhat: Suffix.Jan and Mike DubinFarrar
Thursday, November 30, 196131ASomewhat: Suffix.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 29, 196128ASomewhat: Suffix.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, September 17, 196129ARather: Suffix.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, June 11, 19614DSomewhat: Suffix.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Saturday, December 3, 196064DRather: Suffix.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 2, 196059DSuffix akin to -like.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 15, 195923DVerging on: Suffix.S. A. KayFarrar