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76 Results for NOSIR

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

Wednesday, June 24, 201548DSubordinate's refusalIan Livengood and J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Sunday, April 8, 201229AGeneral refusal?Daniel A. Finan
Thursday, December 1, 201120AGentle decline?Elizabeth A. Long
Sunday, July 24, 201160DDeferential denialKurt Mueller
Monday, June 6, 201124DMilitary denialGary Whitehead
Tuesday, May 3, 201144APolite refusal (6)Kevan Choset
Wednesday, February 2, 201151DResponse to a general question?Peter A. Collins
Tuesday, December 28, 201010DBoot camp reply (2)Robert A. Doll
Thursday, April 10, 200858DRespectful replyDavid J. Kahn
Thursday, February 28, 200843ARespectful refusalMatt Ginsberg
Monday, June 11, 200742DPolite refusal (6)Harriet Clifton
Sunday, February 18, 200775DPolite refusal (6)David Kwong and Kevan Choset
Tuesday, July 18, 200662ARespectful denialKevan Choset
Tuesday, March 14, 200627ARecruit's denialLynn Lempel
Sunday, October 16, 200574AOfficial denialCon Pederson
Thursday, September 1, 200523DPolite turndown (2)Kevan Choset
Wednesday, January 19, 200569AFormal turndownLeonard Williams
Sunday, July 18, 200457APolite denialSeth A. Abel
Friday, April 23, 200448AG.I.'s replyAlan Olschwang
Sunday, January 25, 200435DPrivate reply (3)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Monday, January 13, 200328ABoot camp reply (2)Gregory E. Paul
Saturday, November 10, 200152APrivate reply? (3)William I. Johnston
Monday, August 6, 200157AResponse to a generalBernice Gordon
Wednesday, April 25, 200115AGeneral denial?Mel Taub and crossword class
Monday, August 21, 200036APolite turndown (2)Dave and Diane Epperson
Sunday, September 13, 199895AArmy refusalCathy Millhauser
Wednesday, March 25, 199826APrivate reply, maybeGene Newman
Sunday, June 29, 1997116ARecruit's responseDavid J. Kahn
Sunday, April 6, 199750DPolite refusal (6)Rich Norris
Friday, February 21, 199720AEmphatic denialC. E. Gersch
Sunday, July 28, 199643DPrivate reply (3)N. S. Wizer
Sunday, May 12, 199687APolite refusal (6)R. Silvestri
Monday, May 6, 199627DPlebe's answerN. Steinberg
Sunday, August 21, 1994109APolite refusal (6)Ted Fulton

2 results for NOSIR from Variety puzzles.

June 26, 2011diagramless27ARespectful refusalFred Piscop
February 15, 2004diagramless75AEmphatic denialFred Piscop

40 results for NOSIR from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Tuesday, September 14, 199366APolite negative replyDorothy ElliottTaub
Saturday, December 19, 199226ABase replyLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, December 13, 198781APolite refusalLouis SabinMaleska
Tuesday, September 3, 198525APolite negativeJonesMaleska
Thursday, April 4, 198538DPolite refusalHickmottMaleska
Friday, May 1, 198151DPrivate's replyJim ModneyMaleska
Saturday, February 9, 19809ASubordinate's responseFederingMaleska
Sunday, July 17, 1977129DEmphatic denialAlex F. BlackMaleska
Tuesday, March 15, 197721DPolite turndownWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, January 10, 197758AStrong denialElio DesiderioWeng
Sunday, October 24, 197695A"___, don't mean maybe"John WilligWeng
Friday, September 8, 197242ARecruit's negativeUnknownWeng
Sunday, June 7, 1970115APolite refusalAnthony MorseWeng
Sunday, May 18, 196964AEmphatic wordsCornelia WarrinerWeng
Monday, December 16, 196847DNegative answer.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 12, 196850DPolite refusal.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 27, 19683DPolite refusal.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, November 9, 196763APolite refusal.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 7, 19677DPolite answer.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sunday, October 16, 196653DDenial.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tuesday, August 23, 196648APolite refusal.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 10, 1966153APolite refusal.Will WengFarrar
Friday, October 29, 196540DPolite denial.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 27, 196556DPolite negative.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 7, 196448DOpposite of 20 Across.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 28, 196444ANegative answer.Barbara GolubFarrar
Tuesday, August 27, 196353DOpposite of 68 Across.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sunday, April 7, 196375APolite negative.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Friday, January 25, 196343AEmphatic negative.John ByrneFarrar
Wednesday, September 12, 196218A"I should say not!"UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 9, 196119DDefinite denial.Diana SessionsFarrar
Monday, August 1, 196041DDefinitely not!UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 19, 195932AEmphatic refusal.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, May 17, 1959140ADitto 67 Down.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, April 15, 195913DPolite refusal.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Friday, July 12, 195729DPolite negative reply.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Tuesday, June 18, 195712DDefinitely not!A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Friday, November 9, 195631DAbsolutely not!Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, October 26, 195640ATwo-word negative.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 26, 19556DRespectful denial.Fred C. JaschobFarrar