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14 Results for OXYMORON

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, June 14, 201111DMilitary intelligence, e.g., according to George CarlinDoug Peterson and Angela Olson Halsted
Monday, June 28, 201047AClearly confused, e.g.Joel Fagliano
Sunday, October 25, 200974AHell's Angels, e.g.Brendan Emmett Quigley
Thursday, May 4, 20064DHead butt, e.g.Rob Richardson
Sunday, April 30, 20067D    Deafening silence, e.g.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, January 24, 199517ACivil war, e.g.Richard Hughes

1 result for OXYMORON from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
September 4, 2005acrosticBWorking vacation, for exampleEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

7 results for OXYMORON from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, June 3, 19936D"Sweet sorrow," e.g.Rand H. BurnsMaleska
Saturday, October 15, 198836DPhrase like "thundering silence"Walter CovellMaleska
Sunday, December 27, 1987100AGUEST HOSTVictoria Black and Alex F. BlackMaleska
Friday, November 27, 19874DCombination like "thundering silence"Kenneth WitteMaleska
Wednesday, March 9, 198312D"Thunderous silence," e.g.J. Samuel SmartMaleska
Thursday, October 28, 19764DPhrase such as "cruel kindness"Jim PageWeng
Sunday, May 29, 196064A"And faith unfaithful kept him falsely true."Herbert EttensonFarrar