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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, October 25, 201221AOne with a habitCaleb Rasmussen
Monday, April 19, 201055A"You said it, ___!"Randy Sowell
Wednesday, March 10, 201045DWoman with vowsGary Steinmehl
Sunday, September 11, 200510DArtemis, to ApolloPatrick Berry
Tuesday, November 23, 200450DSob ___Kurt Mengel
Wednesday, October 30, 200244AWimple wearerKumar Balani
Monday, October 8, 200145AMother superior's chargeMonica Krausse
Sunday, May 13, 200160ADevoted feministNancy Nicholson Joline
Tuesday, April 6, 199935DMany a bridesmaidStephanie Spadaccini
Friday, July 17, 199822AWoman with a causeRandolph Ross
Wednesday, August 13, 199725A"Little ___" (1961 Elvis song)Richard Silvestri
Monday, August 4, 199748DNunGregory E. Paul
Thursday, May 1, 199763A*1990's sitcomMartin Schneider
Sunday, September 25, 199492DCarrie, for oneNancy Nicholson Joline

4 results for SISTER from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
June 22, 2014diagramless10DOne with a habitFred Piscop
October 12, 2003diagramless32DOne who's gotten into the habitFred Piscop
March 26, 2000acrosticOClotho, to LachesisEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
June 13, 1999cryptic26ANun held in chains is terrified (6)The Usenet Crossword Publishing Project

39 results for SISTER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Friday, July 30, 199312DDreiser's "___ Carrie"Dorothea E. ShippMaleska
Friday, January 22, 199345DMacLaine, to BettyUnknownMaleska
Thursday, June 28, 199022A"My ___ Eileen"Dorothea E. ShippMaleska
Thursday, October 12, 198915ADreiser's " ___ Carrie"Joy L. WoukMaleska
Wednesday, November 23, 198848A"My ___ Eileen"Judson G. TrentMaleska
Wednesday, May 25, 19881AA sibDorothy DavisMaleska
Monday, June 8, 198731DNunSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, April 1, 198460ADreiser's CarrieFrances HansenMaleska
Thursday, March 11, 198246DPoor Clare, e.g.C. J. AngioMaleska
Wednesday, February 4, 198147DLee, to JackieJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, April 29, 198010DCarrie or EileenReginald JohnsonMaleska
Tuesday, January 15, 198045AWord with sob or weakRubinMaleska
Saturday, June 24, 197845DCassandra, to HectorVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Thursday, March 10, 197725AMarie, to DonnyHenry HookMaleska
Friday, December 5, 197526AFellow libberMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Tuesday, November 5, 197449DRelativeReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Friday, November 30, 19734DDreiser's CarrieUnknownWeng
Thursday, June 29, 197224AFamily memberUnknownWeng
Saturday, February 26, 19721ADreiser's CarrieUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 25, 196970DCarrie or KennyEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Monday, February 10, 196922ANurse, in Australia.UnknownWeng
Sunday, October 20, 196880DAnne, for oneJack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, March 30, 196823DSibling.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 3, 196820ABritish nurse.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 30, 196722DKinswoman.Louis SabinFarrar
Sunday, May 28, 196753ACarrie, for one.W. E. JonesFarrar
Saturday, July 30, 196626AMember of the family.UnknownFarrar
Friday, March 25, 196611DBritish nurse.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 17, 196522APerson, usually weak.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 7, 19638DEileen.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 22, 196232AMember of the family.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Saturday, July 14, 196232AOne of the same kind, as a ship.Manny MillerFarrar
Tuesday, July 3, 196267ATerm of address.Manny MillerFarrar
Sunday, March 4, 196233A"___ Carrie."W. E. JonesFarrar
Wednesday, October 18, 196143DCarrie, for one.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 28, 19606ARelative.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 16, 1959120ANear relative.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wednesday, June 17, 195933ANear relative.UnknownFarrar
Friday, March 6, 195917ANun.Jack LuzzattoFarrar