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

Sunday, November 23, 201460DDrift offPatrick Berry
Monday, October 13, 201432ASilent "yes"Greg Johnson
Friday, September 26, 201425ASuccumb to drowsinessPatrick Berry
Sunday, July 27, 201454DAffirmative action (6)Randolph Ross
Sunday, March 30, 2014123AWink's partner (2)Peter A. Collins
Wednesday, September 11, 20137DAffirmative action (6)Patrick Blindauer
Monday, April 1, 201359DAuction assent (2)Gary J. Whitehead
Wednesday, November 7, 201211DSignal approvalGeorge Fitzgerald and Nancy Salomon
Saturday, August 11, 201256ASave one's breath, maybe?Josh Knapp
Sunday, May 20, 201265ADiscreet signalAlan Arbesfeld
Sunday, March 4, 2012121AGo-ahead (5)David J. Kahn
Thursday, December 15, 201161DMake a little mistakeJim Hilger
Friday, August 26, 201134DSign of assentBrendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, April 25, 201136DSignal agreementJoon Pahk
Sunday, April 17, 201179DSleep precursorMatt Ginsberg
Wednesday, February 2, 201158DBobblehead movementPeter A. Collins
Tuesday, January 25, 201157DGo-ahead sign (2)Randall J. Hartman
Sunday, January 9, 201173AWhither Cain fledPatrick Berry
Wednesday, September 22, 201049DSilent assent (4)Peter A. Collins
Saturday, July 17, 20109DBetray inattentionMark Diehl
Friday, June 11, 201038DListener's approvalJohn Dunn
Thursday, May 13, 201018DSignal of comprehensionPatrick Merrell
Monday, December 28, 200946DSilent assent (4)Patrick Merrell
Sunday, October 4, 200965ASilent signalTodd McClary
Friday, September 25, 20097ASt. Nicholas gives one in "A Visit From St. Nicholas"Robert A. Doll
Saturday, September 19, 200937AWhy isn't one done?Mel Taub
Saturday, August 1, 200933AIndication of a green lightMartin Ashwood-Smith
Tuesday, June 30, 200922DAffirmative action (6)Steve Dobis
Sunday, May 17, 200962DAssentOliver Hill
Wednesday, May 13, 200961DSignal at Christie'sNancy Kavanaugh
Thursday, April 16, 200963DApproval (2)Oliver Hill
Sunday, November 23, 200895DMake a slipDavid J. Kahn
Monday, November 17, 200825ASubtle auction bid indicatorPaula Gamache
Sunday, July 27, 200844DGo-ahead (5)Mike Nothnagel and David Quarfoot
Sunday, June 15, 200810DGo-ahead signalJeremy Newton
Monday, March 3, 200869AAuction motionC. W. Stewart
Tuesday, September 4, 200719DO.K. sign (2)Manny Nosowsky
Monday, July 30, 200739DDoze (off) (5)Elizabeth A. Long
Wednesday, February 28, 200726DSilent go-aheadElizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, February 12, 200755DSilent O.K. (2)Lynn Lempel
Sunday, December 3, 200636AO.K. (2)Patrick Merrell
Wednesday, November 15, 200663DWink's partner (2)David Benkof
Monday, August 14, 200656ASilent assent (4)Gene Newman
Monday, July 24, 200621AGet sleepy-eyedRichard Chisholm
Tuesday, June 20, 200649DDoze (off) (5)Steve Salmon
Monday, April 24, 200623DSilent assent (4)Lynn Lempel
Monday, March 20, 200661DSilent acknowledgmentEarl W. Reed and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, August 28, 200526DDoze (3)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Wednesday, August 3, 200561DSilent O.K. (2)David Liben-Nowell and Ryan O'Donnell
Thursday, June 23, 200537AGo-ahead (5)Courtenay Crocker III
Thursday, May 5, 200555D"Uh-huh" equivalentChris Sallade
Tuesday, March 22, 200512DGive the go-aheadDavid J. Kahn
Wednesday, February 16, 200539DSilent agreementRichard Silvestri
Thursday, December 23, 20047DPositive signNancy Salomon
Tuesday, November 16, 200442ATacit approvalStella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Monday, November 15, 200463DSign of approvalAlison Donald
Friday, June 25, 200425AAffirmative action? (6)Manny Nosowsky
Tuesday, June 8, 200464DAuction assent (2)Ed Early
Tuesday, May 25, 20041ADoze (off) (5)Richard Chisholm
Thursday, January 22, 200413DGo-ahead (5)Roy Leban
Saturday, January 3, 200456DGreen-light indicatorJames M. and James C. Jenista
Friday, September 19, 200344AGo-ahead sign (2)Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, March 23, 200355AWordless responseCon Pederson
Sunday, March 9, 2003113DCommon consentPatrick Berry
Sunday, February 16, 200354AO.K., sayCharles M. Deber
Wednesday, January 8, 200361DApproval of sortsJames Rogers
Friday, November 8, 200228AO.K. sign (2)Manny Nosowsky
Saturday, August 31, 200256DUp-and-down motionTrip Payne
Friday, June 21, 200243ASignalBob Peoples
Tuesday, August 28, 200133DTacit assentAlan Arbesfeld
Sunday, July 29, 200167ADoze (3)Michael Ashley
Sunday, December 3, 200078DDream landElizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, November 20, 200055D"Yes" signalRandall J. Hartman
Wednesday, November 15, 200069AGo-ahead, maybeChuck Deodene
Wednesday, November 1, 20001DO.K. (2)Peter Gordon
Tuesday, June 6, 20007DDoze (3)Alan Arbesfeld
Saturday, December 11, 199946AAffirmative action (6)William S. Cotter
Wednesday, October 14, 199856AAffirmative action (6)Jay Sullivan
Monday, September 22, 199761DDoze (off) (5)Gregory E. Paul
Sunday, August 10, 199734DGo-ahead (5)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Friday, April 11, 199728AO.K. sign, maybeManny Nosowsky
Saturday, February 1, 199758DSignal at Sotheby'sR. H. Burns
Thursday, January 30, 19973DLand to which Cain fledD. Motley
Tuesday, January 21, 199713DVisual O.K.T. W. Schier
Friday, February 2, 199654DAgree, visiblyR. Hamel
Wednesday, January 10, 199665ADoze (off) (5)M. Gaffney
Thursday, September 14, 199539AListener's gestureChuck Deodene
Thursday, August 10, 199533DLand of ____Matt Gaffney
Tuesday, May 30, 199557DNonverbal affirmationRichard Hughes
Monday, June 20, 199439AWynken, BIynken and _____Bette Sue Cohen
Saturday, January 22, 199455AApproval (2)Raymond Hamel

6 results for NOD from Variety puzzles.

February 16, 2014diagramless44DGo-ahead signalFred Piscop
March 21, 2010diagramless5DAffirmative actionPatrick Blindauer
July 29, 2007diagramless35ASay nothing, but say yesByron Walden
June 17, 2007diagramless47DAcceptanceBarry L. Cohen
December 26, 1999diagramless44ASilent approvalFrank Longo
October 19, 1997diagramless35ASignal at Christie'sFred Piscop

155 results for NOD from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Wednesday, October 27, 19934DBe inattentiveBarry CohenTaub
Wednesday, September 15, 199333ADrop offRand H. BurnsTaub
Tuesday, August 24, 199359DSilent approvalCathy MillhauserMaleska
Tuesday, May 25, 199349AAssenting signJudith PerryMaleska
Thursday, October 22, 199253AMake an errorChristy RidleyMaleska
Sunday, August 30, 1992103AShow approvalTap OsbornMaleska
Monday, August 10, 199240DCain's landDon GroatMaleska
Saturday, May 30, 199222ALand of ___Jeff HerringtonMaleska
Sunday, May 10, 1992103ADe la Mare poemMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Sunday, April 12, 199292AShow fatigueAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Sunday, February 9, 199242DDe la Mare poemJohn GreenmanMaleska
Friday, October 4, 199162DLand in GenesisJames E. Hinish, Jr.Maleska
Monday, September 9, 199160DGrow sleepyRoger H. CourtneyMaleska
Tuesday, August 27, 199134ALand east of EdenFred TooleMaleska
Thursday, May 30, 199127AA pal of WynkenEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, January 13, 199159DWhere Cain settledKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Monday, November 5, 199021DSignal approvalPeter SwiftMaleska
Friday, May 4, 199038DDoze a bitWalter CovellMaleska
Sunday, March 18, 199074ADozeCharles M. DeberMaleska
Tuesday, December 19, 198959DAcknowledge silentlySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, December 9, 198960AAgree wordlesslyRichard SilvestriMaleska
Tuesday, June 13, 198963AOne of Wynken's palsCalista LuminatiMaleska
Tuesday, January 31, 198937DOne of Wynken's shipmatesNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sunday, January 22, 1989104ADozeErnst T. TheimerMaleska
Tuesday, July 12, 198841AGently bobRobert O. DillmanMaleska
Sunday, April 10, 1988146ALand east of EdenWilliam CanineMaleska
Tuesday, March 22, 198863DBecome drowsySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thursday, March 10, 198813DCain's landWalter CovellMaleska
Tuesday, January 5, 198849AIndicate approvalSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, April 6, 198725DDreamlandBernice GordonMaleska
Sunday, June 1, 198660AAcquiesceCharles M. DeberMaleska
Monday, May 5, 198658DWynken palArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Wednesday, July 10, 198528DDozeFred TooleMaleska
Saturday, May 11, 198545ASilent greetingJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Monday, April 1, 198563DNap or errErnst TheimerMaleska
Wednesday, November 7, 198450ADrowseWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, March 28, 198455DIt's east of EdenReichertMaleska
Monday, February 27, 198472AHead movementJeanne WilsonMaleska
Thursday, February 2, 198417AGive a high signA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, November 8, 198337ALand east of EdenWarren W. ReichMaleska
Sunday, September 4, 198363ABlynken palMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Monday, June 13, 198326AHead signalBette Sue CohenMaleska
Saturday, March 5, 198362ALand east of EdenKay SullivanMaleska
Saturday, January 29, 198346AGrow drowsyJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Tuesday, September 14, 198262ADreamlandWilliam CanineMaleska
Thursday, August 5, 198218DDozeRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Tuesday, June 22, 198255DDrowseJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Monday, February 1, 198234DWhere stained Cain livedSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, October 26, 198153AShow agreementHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Friday, October 2, 198116AHigh signA. J. SantoraMaleska
Saturday, September 5, 198157DSilent agreementHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Sunday, June 28, 198158DLand of ___Anne FoxMaleska
Saturday, May 30, 198161DPlace east of EdenDorothy ElliottMaleska
Friday, November 28, 198065ASilent assentEli WesoffMaleska
Sunday, October 5, 1980101ACain's landRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Tuesday, September 2, 198010DSilent approvalC. J. AngioMaleska
Friday, July 18, 198041DGreeting gestureElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Thursday, January 10, 198063DBiblical landMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Friday, December 7, 19796DAffirmative gestureJordan S. LasherMaleska
Monday, November 19, 197957DBe off guardHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Thursday, August 16, 197955DDozeJean J. DavisonMaleska
Sunday, July 15, 197978AThird of Field's trioBert H. KruseMaleska
Tuesday, May 15, 197945DSleepy landJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Tuesday, January 30, 197929ABe off guardHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, November 19, 1978100ASignify assentMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Thursday, August 3, 197854AGive the ___ to (approve)Jean J. DavisonMaleska
Thursday, March 23, 19784DLand of ___ (sleep)Ruth Lake TepperMaleska
Monday, March 13, 197821DWhere Cain went after killing AbelMrs. John FabbroniMaleska
Friday, February 3, 197822ADrowseWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, August 11, 197740ASign of approvalA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, July 18, 197721DLand of ___Elaine D. SchorrMaleska
Saturday, June 4, 197767DDrowseWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, April 22, 197757DBiblical landJames & Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Sunday, January 30, 1977115AReact to boredomDorothea E. ShippWeng
Thursday, December 9, 197636DGesture of approvalEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
Tuesday, November 23, 197611DLand of ___Alfio MicciWeng
Friday, August 6, 197657ADrowseHigginsWeng
Wednesday, March 31, 197635DBiblical landDeWitt AndersonWeng
Sunday, March 7, 197687DSignify yesMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Friday, February 20, 197659DShow agreementAlice H. KaufmanWeng
Saturday, January 24, 197648ALand of ___Sidney NelsonWeng
Wednesday, August 20, 197522AShow approvalHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Friday, June 20, 197525DCompanion of Wynken and BlynkenJordan S. LasherWeng
Sunday, April 13, 197564AApproval signBob LubbersWeng
Thursday, April 3, 197557DWynken and Blynken's partnerMillerWeng
Wednesday, January 8, 197537DShow assentSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Monday, December 2, 197422ABe off guardHerb L. RisteenWeng
Saturday, February 23, 197426ALand of ___Ronald C. HirschfeldWeng
Thursday, December 20, 197334ALand of ___UnknownWeng
Sunday, November 18, 1973140DMake a slipEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Tuesday, October 23, 197340DBiblical landUnknownWeng
Thursday, August 2, 197344AShow recognitionUnknownWeng
Thursday, December 28, 197268DIndicate assentUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 10, 197288AShow drowsinessA. J. SantoraWeng
Sunday, December 3, 197286AHead signElmer ToroWeng
Monday, November 20, 197252DCain's landUnknownWeng
Saturday, August 19, 197238ABiblical landUnknownWeng
Sunday, June 18, 197235AGive assentHerbert EttensonWeng
Wednesday, April 19, 197227ABecome carelessUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 26, 197261ACain's landGladys V. MillerWeng
Thursday, December 2, 197140DBiblical landUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 7, 1971143DBiblical landBruce R. ShawWeng
Tuesday, August 24, 197121DBiblical landUnknownWeng
Thursday, February 11, 197129DSleepy-head's landUnknownWeng
Tuesday, November 3, 197023ALose interestUnknownWeng
Saturday, October 24, 197034DReact to a dull speechUnknownWeng
Thursday, July 16, 197018DBe inattentiveUnknownWeng
Thursday, August 28, 196941AAssent.UnknownWeng
Sunday, May 4, 196978DCork offRoberta MorseWeng
Saturday, April 12, 196937ASignal of approval.UnknownWeng
Monday, April 7, 196941ADrowse.UnknownWeng
Friday, January 3, 196923ADrowse.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 28, 196821AGrow drowsy.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 23, 196853AWhere Cain dwelt.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 16, 196835ADrowse.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 24, 196846DSilent "yes."UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 25, 19675DDrowse.Bert BeamanFarrar
Sunday, January 1, 196747ABiblical land.Anne FoxFarrar
Sunday, June 19, 196683ASign of approval.Anne FoxFarrar
Wednesday, April 27, 196641ADrowse.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 1, 196662DSign of assent.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 16, 196555DDrowse.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 28, 1965107ACradle land.Will WengFarrar
Sunday, October 31, 196571ADrowse.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Saturday, October 23, 196534DBe very sleepy.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 9, 196530ABiblical land.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 11, 196563DSway.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 9, 196521ABiblical land.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 2, 196551AKind of affirmation.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 6, 196442DGrow careless.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tuesday, September 22, 196444AOne of Eugene Field's trio.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 1, 196425DOne of a poetic trio.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Monday, February 3, 196459DDoze.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Tuesday, January 28, 196438ABow slightly.Helen H. KamerlingFarrar
Sunday, December 29, 196360ALand of ___.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Saturday, November 30, 196352DFeel drowsy.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Thursday, August 8, 196343ABiblical land.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 23, 196315DLand of ___.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thursday, December 6, 19628DLand of ___.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 21, 196290DLand of ___.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Friday, June 15, 196243DLand east of Eden.Walt ClarkFarrar
Sunday, May 13, 196248AWynken's friend.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sunday, April 22, 196267ALand in Genesis.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tuesday, March 27, 196221DTacit "yes."Mel TaubFarrar
Wednesday, March 14, 196223ABecome drowsy.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sunday, January 21, 196264DBob gently.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, November 19, 19614DDrowsy gesture.Mary GrowFarrar
Thursday, September 28, 196142DLand of ___.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 2, 196163ALand of ___.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 1, 196020ALand east of Eden.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 30, 196031DShow assent.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 6, 195959DLand of ___.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sunday, April 5, 195994AAuction gesture.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tuesday, March 17, 195955AGive assent.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 8, 195994DLand of ___.Charles E. GerschFarrar