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:

29 Results

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Saturday, April 4, 200913DEver-vigilant sortMatt Ginsberg
Sunday, September 4, 200512DOne whose speech is haltingRichard Silvestri
Wednesday, January 19, 200549DHalter? (3)Leonard Williams
Wednesday, March 17, 200468AOne who might issue a challengeA. J. Santora
Tuesday, March 11, 200344D"Halt!" callerJanice M. Putney
Sunday, November 24, 2002120AHalter? (3)Nancy Salomon and Lee Glickstein
Saturday, July 1, 200050DHalter? (3)Rich Norris
Tuesday, May 20, 199725AGuard (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, January 8, 199623AGuard (2)N. Steinberg
Friday, February 18, 19948DDoor stopper?Manny Nosowsky

19 results for SENTRY from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, September 1, 199330AGuardMary S. SnyderMaleska
Tuesday, September 29, 199223AWatchmanNorma SteinbergMaleska
Monday, December 30, 198522AWatchman in uniformSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, May 5, 198448DWatchStanley NewmanMaleska
Tuesday, December 15, 19815DGuardSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, April 2, 197890DSoldier on watchRichard SilvestriMaleska
Wednesday, January 4, 19786DG.I. standing guardWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, February 24, 197745DOne on watchBen FinnWeng
Tuesday, May 28, 197446AMan on guardRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Thursday, August 2, 197342AGuardUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 29, 1973143AKind of boxElmer ToroWeng
Thursday, September 11, 19698DGuard.UnknownWeng
Saturday, June 8, 19681DGuard.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 4, 196720AGuard.Diana SessionsFarrar
Monday, September 6, 196545DGuard.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 5, 196447DGuard.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 17, 196161AGuard.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 10, 196111DWatch.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 18, 1959139AGuard.Hume R. CraftFarrar