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144 Results for SMASH

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

Monday, September 21, 20159AOverhead tennis shotBruce Haight
Thursday, July 3, 201441DChart-topper (3)Luke Vaughn
Thursday, July 11, 201330ABomb's opposite (2)Henry Hook
Monday, June 24, 201319AHuge hit (3)Robert Seminara
Sunday, June 16, 201362D*Chart-topper (3)Mel Rosen
Wednesday, June 20, 20126AReturn of a lob, maybeAlan Arbesfeld
Thursday, May 3, 20129ARunaway successNeville Fogarty
Wednesday, September 14, 201125DChart-topper (3)Jeff Chen
Saturday, July 23, 201121DRuin ... or great successTom Heilman
Sunday, July 4, 201013DVery successful (2)Patrick Blindauer and Tony Orbach
Tuesday, June 22, 201026DBox-office hit (2)Barry C. Silk
Friday, September 11, 200947DBomb's opposite (2)Caleb Madison
Sunday, August 16, 2009117ABig successRandolph Ross
Sunday, January 11, 200945DWith 52-Across, what angels pray forDavid J. Kahn
Tuesday, November 18, 20087D#1 hitRichard Chisholm
Sunday, November 9, 200828AOverhead shot (2)Paula Gamache
Sunday, March 16, 20087A#1 on the chartsElizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, July 6, 200740ASensationPete Mitchell
Sunday, June 24, 200733DOverheadEric Berlin
Monday, February 12, 200757DHuge hit (3)Lynn Lempel
Tuesday, August 1, 200642DBig, big hitDavid Sullivan
Tuesday, March 8, 200523DNot just a successDeb Amlen
Monday, October 11, 20045AHuge hit (3)Jim Hyres
Sunday, August 1, 200466ABig overhead?Randolph Ross
Friday, July 30, 200453ABang up (2)Manny Nosowsky
Friday, June 25, 200449ABang up (2)Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, April 11, 200439ABoffo show (2)Patrick Merrell
Monday, March 8, 200469ABoffo show (2)Allan E. Parrish
Thursday, February 12, 20045ASockerooCraig Kasper
Wednesday, March 19, 20035ABig hit (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Sunday, February 10, 200243DHard show to get tickets forHarvey Estes & Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, July 3, 20011ANot just a hitRandall J. Hartman
Wednesday, December 6, 20001ARoaring successMel Taub (and crossword class)
Saturday, April 22, 200029AVery successful (2)Rich Norris
Thursday, April 13, 200019A#1 songMatt Gaffney
Monday, August 3, 199843DBreak into smithereensNancy Salomon
Tuesday, May 20, 199754AOverhead shot (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, October 1, 19965ABox office hit (2)R. J. Hartman
Saturday, July 6, 199627ATennis shot (2)J. DiPietro
Sunday, May 5, 199662ATennis overhandD. J. Kahn
Friday, May 3, 199630DTennis shot (2)H. Estes
Wednesday, February 14, 199650DBig hit (2)C. Lundberg
Tuesday, September 26, 19951AHard overhand shotBob Klahn & Raymond Hamel
Tuesday, May 24, 19949AMore than a mere successArthur S. Ash
Wednesday, May 11, 199455DTennis killHarvey Estes
Thursday, January 13, 19944AFlop's oppositeHarvey Estes

2 results for SMASH from Variety puzzles.

June 5, 2005panda26AHit the S.S. HamMel Taub
March 8, 1998panda47ACrush small/medium treeMel Taub

96 results for SMASH from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, August 4, 199118AType of hitArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Wednesday, July 3, 199156DTennis strokeC. McInerneyMaleska
Monday, July 1, 199115AShatterMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Wednesday, January 30, 199154DType of hitArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Saturday, January 20, 199028DKind of hitErnst TheimerMaleska
Thursday, September 21, 198938ABig hitRichard SilvestriMaleska
Monday, November 16, 198725ABig Broadway successFred TooleMaleska
Monday, March 30, 19879AHit showMary S. SnyderMaleska
Friday, March 13, 19875AShatterLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Saturday, November 22, 198625DType of hitKenneth WitteMaleska
Sunday, June 8, 1986116ATennis strokeBarry L. CohenMaleska
Saturday, November 30, 198547DFruit drinkEli WesoffMaleska
Saturday, January 5, 198528DTennis playKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Wednesday, July 18, 19844AS.R.O. showEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Monday, June 11, 19849AS.R.O. showWhittenMaleska
Wednesday, May 23, 19841ATennis and overhand strokeBambyMaleska
Tuesday, September 20, 198325DShatterNancy McCarthyMaleska
Wednesday, August 10, 198371AFruit drinkJohn GreenmanMaleska
Thursday, January 27, 198363ATennis shotWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, August 2, 198198DTennis strokeBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, April 12, 198134DAtomizeElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Wednesday, March 11, 198160AMixed alcoholic drinkEli WesoffMaleska
Monday, November 17, 198027DBroadway hitElio DesiderioMaleska
Sunday, October 12, 198067DBoffoTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, August 10, 198055DBatterMarjorie PedersenMaleska
Saturday, June 28, 198027DBig hitWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, May 13, 198044DBig hitWaltuchMaleska
Monday, December 31, 197922ABroadway successHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Saturday, October 20, 197925DTennis strokeBensonMaleska
Monday, June 26, 197839ATennis strokeRuth Lake TepperMaleska
Wednesday, September 7, 197719DKind of hitMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Thursday, August 18, 197710DKind of hitHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Saturday, August 21, 197645DTennis coup de grĂ¢ceH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Tuesday, January 20, 19765ABig successBert BeamanWeng
Tuesday, October 7, 197526DTennis strokeAnn JenkinsWeng
Saturday, March 1, 197547AOne kind of hitManny MillerWeng
Friday, July 27, 197349DTennis strokeUnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 15, 197224DRacket returnUnknownWeng
Thursday, February 10, 197225DOpposite of flopUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 10, 197112DFruit drinkHume R. CraftWeng
Thursday, June 10, 197140ATennis shotUnknownWeng
Tuesday, April 27, 19716DCrushed-fruit drinkUnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 31, 197024DTennis strokeUnknownWeng
Monday, September 15, 196917ABig success.UnknownWeng
Monday, June 2, 196928ABroadway hit, informally.UnknownWeng
Sunday, December 22, 19681DBig hitAnne FoxFarrar
Sunday, September 22, 196838DTennis returnWilliam A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Wednesday, September 11, 196851DSuccessful, in showbiz.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 16, 19686AReturn, in tennis.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 7, 19679AHit: Slang.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Monday, November 13, 19679ATennis stroke.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 30, 196756DTennis stroke.Louis SabinFarrar
Saturday, June 3, 196741ASoda fountain treat.Diana SessionsFarrar
Friday, February 17, 196739DTennis stroke.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sunday, February 5, 1967139AOutstanding: Colloq.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Monday, November 7, 19661AHit show.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 2, 196636ATennis stroke.Will WengFarrar
Thursday, September 22, 19661DHard stroke in tennis.Louise EarnestFarrar
Friday, July 22, 196625DTennis stroke.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 6, 196641AStriking success.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 6, 196696AS.R.O. show.Will WengFarrar
Thursday, January 20, 196637AHard hit.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 21, 196546DTennis stroke.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 8, 196544AHard tennis stroke.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 22, 196446AHit show: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 5, 196440DBig hit.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 7, 196450DBig hit.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sunday, March 29, 196494ATennis stroke.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Saturday, November 9, 19631AOverhand tennis stroke.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Saturday, September 7, 19635AOverhand tennis stroke.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 7, 196362DTennis stroke.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Tuesday, August 28, 196229DTennis stroke.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 22, 19605ABig hit on the rialto.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 28, 195924ABreak down, as atoms.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 19, 195918DHard tennis stroke.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 28, 1958112DFruit drink.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thursday, March 13, 19581ATennis stroke.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, November 24, 195784DFruit beverage.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Friday, October 11, 195745DPowerful tennis shot.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 23, 19561ABig hit.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Friday, June 8, 19561ASensational success; absolute failure.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tuesday, March 20, 19567AHard, overhead tennis stroke.Helen FasuloFarrar
Friday, September 9, 195532DGreat hit.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tuesday, March 1, 195523AHit show.Thomas J. VarnerFarrar
Monday, November 1, 19545AHard, overhand tennis stroke.Alice SkodzusFarrar
Saturday, July 3, 19545AOverhead tennis stroke.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thursday, November 19, 195327DHard, overhand tennis stroke.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 30, 195369ATennis stroke.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Wednesday, May 13, 195332AA striking success.Albert BlumFarrar
Monday, December 1, 195213DHard overhand tennis stroke.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 4, 19529AWhat cyclotrons do to atoms.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 23, 194521DCrush.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, July 8, 194550DWreck.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, September 26, 194316ADestroy utterly.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, December 27, 194237DCrush.Alexis P. BoodbergFarrar
Sunday, August 9, 1942119DBreak.Herbert EttensonFarrar