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12 Results

3 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, November 18, 20146DExcuse from responsibilityJacob McDermott
Sunday, October 11, 20094DFreedRandolph Ross
Friday, December 12, 20081DReleaseMike Nothnagel

1 result for LETOFF from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
August 7, 2005acrosticARelease, discharge (2 wds.)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

8 results for LETOFF from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, September 2, 199082DExcused from dutyFrances HansenMaleska
Friday, March 7, 198632AExcuse from dutyS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Thursday, January 15, 197030APardonUnknownWeng
Monday, January 20, 196920AFree.UnknownWeng
Friday, January 6, 196726DGive forth, as steam.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sunday, January 24, 1965125DPardon.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, January 3, 196558ARelease from duty.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, June 19, 19644DExcuse.UnknownFarrar