Help support XWord Info

Donation Amount

XWord Info is only possible when people like you choose to support it through donations.

Consider giving $10, $20, or more so this site can continue to provide in-depth analysis of NYT puzzles. Thank you!

Donate any amount and get full access to XWord Info for a year.

Find clues or match patterns

See all the clues for any answer word,
or all answers that match a specified pattern

Pattern matching options:
Sort items:
Answer length:
length enforced when pattern includes *
Enter a word or pattern:

121 Results for PADS

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

Saturday, June 6, 201530DLaunch locationsJason Flinn
Sunday, May 17, 201598AFudges, in a way, as an expense reportJoe Krozel
Monday, February 2, 201565ABottoms of pawsJeffrey Wechsler
Sunday, October 19, 201461ASome football gearDavid Phillips
Thursday, June 26, 201431AHomes, colloquiallyPawel Fludzinski
Monday, April 29, 201343ACushions (2)C. W. Stewart
Monday, April 30, 201240AWriting tabletsSusan L. Stanislawski
Monday, January 30, 201233ASmall notebooksFrancesco Trogu
Thursday, November 17, 20116ABruise preventers (2)Patrick Merrell
Thursday, October 27, 20111DBrake partsKurt Mueller
Monday, July 26, 201013DGoalie protectorsJanet R. Bender
Sunday, April 25, 20108DCrash sites?Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, December 3, 20081ABrake componentsMichael Blake
Sunday, May 25, 200859DResidences, in slangElizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, November 12, 200731DCushions (2)Harvey Estes
Friday, April 13, 200733ALaunch sitesPatrick Berry
Saturday, May 6, 20061DFills outJames E. Buell
Sunday, April 2, 2006112DLaunch sites ... or crash sitesBob Klahn
Friday, September 16, 200529DAdds to dishonestlyCraig Kasper
Sunday, April 3, 200510APlaces for notesNancy Nicholson Joline
Wednesday, October 13, 20041ATackle's protectionPatrick Merrell
Thursday, December 4, 200334AWriters' blocksElizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, March 6, 200355AIn-line skating gearCathy Millhauser
Friday, January 3, 20031AStationer's stockJim Page
Thursday, July 20, 200047DStationery store purchasesBonnie S. Prystowsky
Wednesday, June 21, 200058DPew partsGreg Staples
Monday, March 27, 20001ALinemen's protectorsDave and Diane Epperson
Wednesday, November 3, 199934DFootball gearGreg Staples
Thursday, July 22, 199921DRoller derby equipmentM. Preston Sherwood
Wednesday, December 30, 19987DWalks softlyManny Nosowsky
Thursday, November 5, 199819ABruise preventers (2)Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, December 9, 19971DGoalie gearFran and Lou Sabin
Tuesday, August 27, 199655DFootballer's protectionD. E. Donaldson
Thursday, August 18, 199459DSoftensA.J. Santora
Monday, January 10, 19941DFalsifies accountsRandolph Ross

2 results for PADS from Variety puzzles.

January 9, 2011diagramless45AElbow protectorsMike Nothnagel
November 28, 2010diagramless33AInflates falselyFred Piscop

84 results for PADS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, October 24, 19936DAdrian's shoulder extendersFrances HansenTaub
Tuesday, October 12, 199348ADigsMichael S. MaurerTaub
Sunday, October 10, 1993105DKneeguardsCharles M. DeberTaub
Thursday, August 13, 19925AHippies' hauntsWalter CovellMaleska
Thursday, May 21, 199269ACushionsAlex K. JustinMaleska
Monday, July 30, 19908DProtective cushionsReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Tuesday, March 13, 19901DExaggerates an expense accountSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, August 28, 19897DCatcher's equipmentJames R. BurnsMaleska
Sunday, April 16, 198971DTabletsWilson McBeathMaleska
Thursday, October 13, 198824DShoulder enhancersBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, January 10, 198851DTabletsDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Monday, March 9, 198765ATabletsFrank GearyMaleska
Thursday, April 3, 198663ABustlesWilliam CanineMaleska
Monday, January 27, 198612DGretzky gearJudson G. TrentMaleska
Saturday, October 26, 198557DCushionsJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Saturday, August 17, 19854DTabletsVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Wednesday, July 24, 19857DGoalies' gearJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sunday, July 7, 198510AGridiron gearRichard SilvestriMaleska
Saturday, November 10, 198410ALaunching sitesRobert KatzMaleska
Tuesday, March 13, 19841AWhere hippies bed downTroxellMaleska
Wednesday, January 18, 198411DNASA platformsJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tuesday, July 19, 198348DTabletsFrank GearyMaleska
Wednesday, March 2, 198322DGear for a GiantJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tuesday, August 17, 198210AInflates the expense accountMargettsMaleska
Thursday, October 22, 198169AProtection for goaliesA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thursday, October 15, 198124DHippies' homesChristy RidleyMaleska
Friday, September 21, 197932DApollo starting pointsVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Monday, July 30, 197923DExpands with needless matterH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Saturday, March 31, 19793DMufflesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, March 12, 197923ADesk appurtenancesJacobsMaleska
Wednesday, February 1, 197813DCushionsKathryn RighterMaleska
Tuesday, November 1, 197737DSchool suppliesHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Saturday, June 18, 19778DHippie apartmentsHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tuesday, May 10, 197722AHippie dwellingsMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Tuesday, February 15, 197770AFoot and stampMel RosenWeng
Saturday, October 30, 19761AParts of animals' feetH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Wednesday, March 31, 19766DInflatesDeWitt AndersonWeng
Tuesday, July 29, 197518DFootball gearBert H. KruseWeng
Friday, July 11, 197549ATabletsJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Thursday, May 15, 197526DJuggles an expense accountJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Sunday, February 24, 197440DSome diggingsJohn WilligWeng
Wednesday, December 26, 197326APond floatersUnknownWeng
Tuesday, June 19, 197313DHeating and scratchUnknownWeng
Saturday, August 12, 19721DWriting tabletsUnknownWeng
Thursday, November 25, 197110AMod apartmentsUnknownWeng
Friday, June 4, 197130DFeet of some animalsUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 10, 19703DTabletsMary M. MurdochWeng
Saturday, November 22, 196963ACertain living quarters.UnknownWeng
Saturday, August 9, 196913DSpace-age platforms.UnknownWeng
Saturday, July 12, 196910AEmbellishes an expense account.Arthur SchulmanWeng
Friday, August 30, 196863DLily leaves.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 4, 196826AWater lily leaves.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 15, 196865ASchoolboy's need.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 14, 19671AHippy hangouts.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 6, 1967101ABeatnik quarters.Will WengFarrar
Friday, August 26, 196610AResidences, new style.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 20, 19663DSites at Cape Kennedy.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 7, 196635ATravels on foot.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 2, 196613DLaunching platforms.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 20, 196613DShoulder ___.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Tuesday, November 26, 196330AWalks.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Monday, September 23, 19638DHomes for beatniks.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Thursday, November 16, 196162ALaunching sites, in rocketry.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 3, 196161ALaunching ___.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 14, 196132DLaunching areas at Canaveral.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 28, 196062AWater lily leaves.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 16, 196060ATablets.UnknownFarrar
Friday, December 4, 19591DLiving quarters, in beatnik jargon.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 25, 195959ADesk items.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thursday, November 6, 195839ASchool supplies.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, March 9, 195838ALaunching ___.Diana SessionsFarrar
Thursday, February 13, 195813DProtection for a football player.Anthony MorseFarrar
Saturday, January 4, 195847DCushions.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 15, 195718AShoulder on the gridiron.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 3, 1957115ADesk appurtenances.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Saturday, February 4, 195624AStudents’ equipment.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, August 21, 195541DFootball garb.Sidney LambertFarrar
Monday, January 3, 195525DTablets.Fred C. JaschobFarrar
Wednesday, October 14, 195371ADesk equipment.Roberta MorseFarrar
Thursday, October 8, 195351DPupil's equipment.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, December 16, 195134DSecret of many broad shoulders.Charles CrossFarrar
Tuesday, May 29, 195113DShoulder shapers.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 31, 195032DWater lily leaves.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 21, 194930ATravels on foot.Leonard GoldbergFarrar