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189 Results for ISLET

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, January 7, 201531DKey (11)Greg Johnson
Monday, September 22, 201432DSpeck of land in the sea (2)Ian Livengood
Monday, March 10, 20148DSpot of land in the oceanKelly Clark
Thursday, June 27, 201350DExposed sandbar, maybe (2)Sean Dobbin
Sunday, November 25, 201234AKey in a chain, maybeJeff Chen
Sunday, August 12, 201243DSea gull nesting site, maybePatrick Berry
Monday, November 14, 201157AFlorida key, e.g.Mark Feldman
Sunday, September 18, 201124DShipwreck spot, maybeJosh Knapp
Sunday, August 28, 201128ASmall chain componentPatrick Berry
Saturday, February 12, 201130DIt may have a single palmJoel Fagliano
Tuesday, January 18, 201136DKey (11)Gary J. Whitehead
Wednesday, June 2, 20105ASpeck in the ocean (2)Adam Cohen
Tuesday, December 22, 200952DIt might have a single coconut treeRobert A. Doll
Sunday, September 13, 200998AExposed sandbar, maybe (2)Todd Gross
Saturday, September 13, 200832AAn inset might depict oneWill Nediger
Sunday, August 17, 200815DCay (2)Caleb Madison
Sunday, June 22, 200891DKey (11)Pamela Amick Klawitter
Sunday, April 27, 200817DArchipelago partOliver Hill
Monday, April 23, 200732DBit of land in the seaDavid Pringle
Friday, February 9, 200714DDot on a map, maybeEric Berlin
Sunday, October 2, 2005118AKey (11)Randolph Ross
Monday, August 22, 200515ASpeck in the seaLynn Lempel
Thursday, August 18, 200534DSpot of landPaula Gamache
Monday, May 2, 20051ATiny bit of land in the seaTyler Hinman
Friday, November 26, 200444AKey (11)Manny Nosowsky
Wednesday, August 4, 200414AVolcanic creationRaymond Hamel
Tuesday, November 11, 200336ASpeck in the ocean (2)M. Francis Vuolo
Wednesday, February 26, 200366ADot in the oceanGreg Staples
Wednesday, February 19, 200331DSpeck on a mapSarah Keller
Wednesday, January 8, 200338D___ of Langerhans (pancreas part)James Rogers
Tuesday, November 19, 200222ATiny spot in the oceanAlan Arbesfeld
Wednesday, October 2, 200268AAtoll componentEric Berlin
Sunday, August 18, 200277AKey (11)Michael Ashley
Sunday, June 9, 2002100AKey (11)Randolph Ross
Tuesday, May 7, 200250ACastaway's placeSteven Dorfman
Sunday, February 10, 200221AKey (11)Harvey Estes & Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, October 9, 200149D___ of Langerhans (2)Peter Gordon
Wednesday, May 2, 200131ASpot in a 21-AcrossNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Thursday, September 21, 200021DSpot in the oceanElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, March 29, 200025D___ of Langerhans (2)Peter Gordon
Tuesday, December 22, 199839ASpeck of land in the sea (2)Adam Cohen
Thursday, September 24, 199853DSeagull spotFrances Hansen
Friday, September 11, 199825DMont-Saint-Michel, e.g.Harvey Estes
Wednesday, November 12, 199727DCay (2)Randall J. Hartman
Thursday, August 29, 19965ADot in the seaR. Ross
Wednesday, August 21, 199619AKey (11)Fred Piscop
Sunday, May 19, 199656AKey (11)C.M. Deber
Thursday, November 3, 199457AMap dot, maybeCathy Millhauser
Tuesday, October 18, 199419AA dot in the oceanHarvey Estes
Monday, June 13, 199411DWee atollJohn Greenman
Tuesday, January 4, 199430DKey (11)David A. Rosen

6 results for ISLET from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
May 11, 2014diagramless48DKeyFred Piscop
June 6, 2010acrosticYKey that isn't for opening locksEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
April 23, 2006diagramless61AAtoll unitFred Piscop
January 30, 2005panda24ALand that is rentedMel Taub
October 12, 2003diagramless14DAtoll partFred Piscop
April 19, 1998cryptic7DLittle bit of land is rented (5)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

132 results for ISLET from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, April 25, 199371DCayMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Sunday, January 3, 199379AKeyJim PageMaleska
Tuesday, November 10, 19924ASmall landmassPeter GordonMaleska
Sunday, August 30, 199252AKeyTap OsbornMaleska
Saturday, August 15, 199228DAitRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Monday, August 3, 199230AKin of an atollMary S. SnyderMaleska
Monday, July 6, 199249ASmall land massJeff HerringtonMaleska
Wednesday, December 18, 199148DAitBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, May 23, 199160ACayJudith PerryMaleska
Tuesday, June 12, 199033DAitMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Thursday, May 24, 199030DAnagram for tilesNancy JolineMaleska
Thursday, February 1, 199052DSmall land massVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Monday, October 16, 198933DDot on a mapAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Friday, September 8, 198922AMound in the MissouriLois SidwayMaleska
Sunday, August 13, 1989118AKeyNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Sunday, May 28, 198923AAitJeanne WilsonMaleska
Sunday, January 8, 1989101DAitRichard SilvestriMaleska
Friday, November 11, 198825AAitEli WesoffMaleska
Wednesday, July 6, 198812DKey Biscayne, e.g.Robert O. DillmanMaleska
Friday, April 29, 19886DCartographic dotJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Monday, March 14, 198812DTiny land massChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Tuesday, December 15, 198733DKeyWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, November 28, 198732ACayPatterson PeppleMaleska
Wednesday, October 28, 198768AAitErnie FurtadoMaleska
Sunday, August 16, 1987114AKeyJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, April 30, 198750AKeyJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Wednesday, January 14, 198752DKey or cayPatterson PeppleMaleska
Tuesday, December 2, 198648DAtollJohn GreenmanMaleska
Monday, August 25, 198613ACayChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Sunday, March 2, 198640DCayBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Sunday, December 1, 198568DCayMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Sunday, November 17, 1985118ABit of landJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, November 7, 198556AAit or cayNancy McCarthyMaleska
Friday, September 27, 198551DKeyGayle DeanMaleska
Saturday, August 17, 198549DEyotVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Saturday, February 2, 198519DKeyJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Sunday, August 26, 198477DAtollAlfio MicciMaleska
Sunday, July 1, 198448ACayRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Saturday, March 24, 198465AHolmHoslerMaleska
Sunday, March 18, 198498DKeyBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, April 10, 198335DKeyPeter G. SnowMaleska
Sunday, April 3, 1983113AAtoll partJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Tuesday, March 8, 198328DAitJeanne WilsonMaleska
Friday, March 4, 198320ACayErnst TheimerMaleska
Sunday, January 23, 198368AHolmBette Sue CohenMaleska
Wednesday, October 28, 198131AKey or cayRobert KatzMaleska
Monday, September 7, 198125DAitDavid GalefMaleska
Sunday, August 30, 198142DRiver featureDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Saturday, August 22, 198112DKey or cayKathryn RighterMaleska
Monday, June 8, 198121DKey or caySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, May 17, 198120ASmall land massBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wednesday, February 25, 198151DKeyWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, May 4, 198038DKeyReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Sunday, April 6, 198018DHolm or keyFrances HansenMaleska
Wednesday, May 2, 197940APinpoint of landJohnsonMaleska
Thursday, April 19, 197930DKeyWeilMaleska
Monday, December 4, 197864AKey Biscayne is oneJohn R. ProsserMaleska
Sunday, August 6, 197893AKeyJoseph La FauciMaleska
Sunday, January 22, 197843DKeyWalter WebbMaleska
Monday, April 25, 19779ARelative of an atollSamuel H. BarkanMaleska
Wednesday, February 23, 197747D___ of LangerhansTerry HealyWeng
Saturday, October 9, 197622ASea spotHerb L. RisteenWeng
Wednesday, October 6, 197630DSmall land bodyHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Friday, August 27, 197631DAtoll unitSophie FiermanWeng
Sunday, August 15, 197625ASmall land bodyBill HartmanWeng
Tuesday, January 20, 197633AKeyBert BeamanWeng
Friday, November 14, 197529DSmall body of landEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
Thursday, June 5, 197543DSmall land areaMartha J. DeWittWeng
Sunday, March 23, 197556DHaven for a castawayTom MixonWeng
Thursday, November 14, 197463ASmall body of landSara V. TuckermanWeng
Tuesday, May 7, 197414ASea bird's havenLeonard SussmanWeng
Thursday, February 14, 197440ASmall land massMarie WestWeng
Friday, June 15, 197350DCayUnknownWeng
Friday, October 20, 197240ACayUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 9, 197295DCayJean ReedWeng
Saturday, July 1, 197266ASmall land bodyUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 3, 19711ACayAlfio MicciWeng
Wednesday, March 24, 197165ATiny land areaUnknownWeng
Sunday, February 28, 197179AAitFrances HansenWeng
Wednesday, September 23, 197021AKey Biscayne, for oneUnknownWeng
Thursday, July 30, 197021AHolmUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 18, 197084ACayThomas W. SchierWeng
Sunday, December 1, 196848ATiny placeW. A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Monday, July 22, 196831DCay or holm.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 31, 1967106DKey.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wednesday, August 23, 196745AKey.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Thursday, April 20, 19677DCay or key.Mary Owen CameronFarrar
Tuesday, September 28, 19656DPlace for a lighthouse.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 20, 196448DCay.James E. Hinish, Jr.Farrar
Sunday, June 24, 1962141AKey.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Monday, June 4, 196215AGeographic formation.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Monday, March 12, 196245ABedloe, for one.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, August 13, 196162ADot in a lake.Mel TaubFarrar
Monday, July 10, 196151DPossible site for a lighthouse.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 26, 19612DSafety zone in London street crossing.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 12, 1961103DRelative of an atoll.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, August 23, 19603DDot of land in a lake.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 23, 196066APlace for a lighthouse.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 16, 196058ARelative of an atoll.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 23, 195932DTiny land mass.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 22, 195950DIn London, a safety zone.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Saturday, July 25, 195915AHolm.J. S. CrowellFarrar
Thursday, June 25, 195931ASmall body of land.Jean ReedFarrar
Thursday, January 8, 195919DTiny bit of land.Madeline CorseFarrar
Tuesday, August 26, 195827ARelative of an atoll.S. A. KayFarrar
Wednesday, March 5, 195832DSpeck of Oceania.S. A. KayFarrar
Thursday, February 20, 195815AInsular speck.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, December 7, 19572DInsular speck.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 10, 195768DSafety zone of London streets.Dorothy E. SmithFarrar
Friday, October 25, 19579DIsolated spot.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 19, 195744AAtoll's relative.W. E. JonesFarrar
Monday, March 11, 195760AKey West, for example.Helen FasuloFarrar
Wednesday, January 2, 195733ASmall island.Charles BaronFarrar
Wednesday, November 14, 195640ASmall land body.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 12, 195623DAtoll.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tuesday, September 11, 195659ASmall isolated tract.Elsie BishopFarrar
Saturday, August 13, 195515ARelative of an atoll.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 8, 19559DKey.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thursday, December 30, 195460ASmall body of land.M. S. ManningFarrar
Tuesday, February 2, 195415APedestrian's safety zone.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 14, 195348DTiny landfall.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 23, 195242DSafety zone for pedestrians.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 2, 195131DSafety zone in a British street.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 2, 195138APedestrians' safety zone, for Londoners.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 3, 195159ASmall, isolated spot.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 27, 19515DInsular dot.J. F. KellyFarrar
Tuesday, May 8, 195157ASmall body of land.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 22, 195151DCay.Isaac KertFarrar
Sunday, April 27, 194792DSmall body in a sea.Louis BaronFarrar
Sunday, May 26, 194618DSmall water-surrounded body.Louis BaronFarrar
Sunday, December 12, 194374DEnglish safety zone for pedestrians.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, May 30, 194380ASafety zone for pedestrians, in England.William SchoppFarrar