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239 Results for STATE

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

Sunday, February 22, 201515DElectoral map divisionPatrick Berry
Monday, September 22, 201423AThe "S" in 36-AcrossIan Livengood
Monday, June 9, 201457DMisery or MissouriTom McCoy
Saturday, December 21, 201341ASaxony, e.g.Todd Gross and David Steinberg
Tuesday, October 15, 201319AWhat a star on a U.S. flag representsPatrick Blindauer and Andrea Carla Michaels
Sunday, July 28, 201349AExpress (2)Andrew Reynolds
Thursday, April 25, 20133DCondition (3)Jeffrey Wechsler
Saturday, April 7, 201225D29-Down, for oneRobert H. Wolfe
Sunday, March 11, 2012109AWashington, but not AdamsVictor Fleming and John Dunn
Sunday, August 14, 201153DA star may represent itPaula Gamache
Saturday, March 5, 201115DOnly one bears the name of a U.S. presidentRandolph Ross
Thursday, December 9, 201067APart of 41-AcrossByron Walden and Caleb Madison
Wednesday, April 7, 201047DUnion member (6)Richard Silvestri
Friday, November 14, 200820AChihuahua, e.g.Brad Wilber
Sunday, September 14, 200851DIt's called in a political convention roll callJeremy Newton
Monday, September 8, 200849DMaryland or HawaiiOliver Hill
Saturday, March 22, 200842AWestern Australia, for exampleByron Walden
Tuesday, September 11, 200711DUnion member (6)Christina Houlihan Kelly
Monday, June 25, 200772ADepartment of ___Kurt Mengel and Jan-Michele Gianette
Friday, April 13, 200726AKind of pen (2)Patrick Berry
Wednesday, February 14, 200724DCabinet departmentPaula Gamache
Tuesday, May 2, 200636AName hidden in 17- and 56-Across and 11- and 28-DownPeter A. Collins
Sunday, January 29, 200694DCondition (3)Rich Norris
Wednesday, October 26, 200540DCondoleezza Rice's department (2)Adam G. Perl
Monday, October 10, 200527ACondoleezza Rice's department (2)Holden Baker
Sunday, July 3, 200593AUnion member (6)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, May 9, 200565AEach has two senatorsJim Hyres
Monday, May 2, 200545DThe "S" of M.S.U.Tyler Hinman
Wednesday, September 1, 200429D___ DepartmentJim Conklin
Tuesday, November 4, 200327DGovernor's domainElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, August 13, 200322AMadeleine Albright's bailiwick, onceCharles E. Gersch
Wednesday, May 7, 200324AWith 54-Across, the theme of this puzzle [hint: New Hampshire]Alan Arbesfeld
Tuesday, March 11, 200323DWashington, for oneJanice M. Putney
Tuesday, December 10, 200217AWashington flip sideJohn Underwood
Sunday, June 9, 200271DUnion member (6)Randolph Ross
Wednesday, October 31, 200144AAffirmMary Pat Hidding
Wednesday, October 24, 200150DUnion member (6)Sarah Keller
Thursday, May 10, 200150DSay (2)Manny Nosowsky
Thursday, November 16, 200048AUtterNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Monday, October 18, 199918DSenator's constituencyNancy Salomon and Karen Riekert
Wednesday, October 13, 199964ABarbary or buffer followerDavid Levinson Wilk
Friday, March 19, 199927AKind of pen (2)Mark Diehl
Wednesday, December 30, 199822ASay (2)Manny Nosowsky
Saturday, October 17, 199851DUnion member (6)Bryant White
Wednesday, July 15, 199872AOhio, e.g.Randall J. Hartman
Thursday, February 12, 199846DExpress (2)Richard Silvestri
Monday, November 24, 199728DCondition (3)Alex K. Justin
Sunday, November 2, 199797DWhat a star may stand forNancy Nicholson Joline
Sunday, August 24, 199733AStart of many criminal case namesMichael S. Maurer
Sunday, June 15, 199782AWord before and after "of the"Karen Hodge
Friday, June 6, 199737AKind of fairGerald R. Ferguson
Thursday, May 1, 199715DWhat each star representsMartin Schneider
Tuesday, February 27, 199631DPart of many university namesJ.L. Beatty
Sunday, May 14, 1995110AUnion membersRichard Silvestri
Sunday, March 12, 199585DWashington _____Charles M. Deber
Saturday, January 14, 199519AGovernmentalRich Norris
Wednesday, November 9, 199463AVerbalizeWayne Robert Williams
Thursday, December 2, 19938DWashington, e.g.Richard Silvestri

4 results for STATE from Variety puzzles.

May 25, 2014cryptic1AUnion member, say (5)Richard Silvestri
September 1, 2013diagramless25AMiddle word in many public university namesJoel Fagliano
September 5, 2010diagramless49AQueensland or TasmaniaFred Piscop
August 22, 1999diagramless27AWith 49-Across, a big lockupFred Piscop

177 results for STATE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, November 14, 199337DConditionNorma SteinbergTaub
Sunday, July 4, 199373ASocial positionJack R. HarnesMaleska
Wednesday, June 16, 199334DConditionWilliam CanineMaleska
Monday, March 22, 199354AU.S. unitMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Saturday, March 20, 199334DConditionWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Monday, March 8, 199338AUnion unitJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, August 20, 19925DUnion unitEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Monday, June 15, 199242DConditionJeff HerringtonMaleska
Monday, April 6, 19925DConditionArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Monday, March 23, 199244AOhio or IowaAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, January 26, 19926DPlace for affairs?Cathy MillhauserMaleska
Thursday, August 1, 199130DOne of 50Eli WesoffMaleska
Saturday, May 25, 199138AConditionErnie FurtadoMaleska
Monday, February 4, 199127DAverFred TooleMaleska
Tuesday, January 15, 199131DAssam or OrissaAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Monday, November 26, 199041AAverPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, May 27, 1990119ATripura or OrissaShirley SolowayMaleska
Sunday, January 28, 199032AUnion unitLouis BaronMaleska
Monday, December 18, 198924DAssertAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Saturday, August 19, 198919AAssam or OaxacaPatterson PeppleMaleska
Wednesday, July 19, 19899DConditionLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, January 8, 198996DOne of 50Richard SilvestriMaleska
Sunday, September 18, 1988121ABig Brother, to OrwellJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Monday, August 1, 198868APropoundSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, July 3, 198848DUnion unitJack R. HarnesMaleska
Sunday, December 13, 19875AUnion unitLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, November 8, 198728AConditionRichard SilvestriMaleska
Saturday, September 5, 198729DPredicamentMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Wednesday, July 8, 198749AConditionBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, March 29, 1987110DExpressRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Sunday, March 15, 198762DCabinet departmentGloria EvansMaleska
Tuesday, February 24, 198714APart of O.S.U. or M.S.U.Judson G. TrentMaleska
Monday, November 3, 198613DUnion unitSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, July 20, 1986117APlightOlive DunnMaleska
Thursday, January 23, 198652DConditionJim PageMaleska
Tuesday, July 23, 198544AShip of ___Albert J. KlausMaleska
Saturday, January 5, 198543AConditionKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Thursday, December 6, 198441DConditionEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Friday, August 31, 198424DConditionJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sunday, June 10, 19841DVirginia, e.g.Mary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Sunday, May 6, 198443ASituationBeverly TivinMaleska
Monday, April 16, 198469ASayVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Monday, March 19, 198424DOne of fiftyNancy McCarthyMaleska
Wednesday, March 7, 198426AConditionAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Saturday, February 18, 198449AAverErnst TheimerMaleska
Sunday, June 26, 19835AAverJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Saturday, February 19, 198324ADept. Haig quitBette Sue CohenMaleska
Monday, January 31, 198324DAverSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, January 23, 198396AConditionBette Sue CohenMaleska
Wednesday, July 21, 198240AHawaii, for oneJudson G. TrentMaleska
Monday, July 12, 198245DUtterBette Sue CohenMaleska
Wednesday, June 9, 19823DUnion unitI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sunday, May 16, 198263DConditionA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, October 20, 198126AConditionHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, July 8, 19816DWelfare ___Eli WesoffMaleska
Wednesday, June 24, 198129AMadras, e.g.JonesMaleska
Sunday, May 10, 198134DConditionJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Wednesday, May 6, 198132AOne of 50Jean J. DavisonMaleska
Saturday, May 2, 198119AHawaii, e.g.Vaughn KeithMaleska
Monday, March 30, 198136AConditionBernice GordonMaleska
Thursday, November 13, 198060ADept. headed by MuskieArnold MossMaleska
Tuesday, October 21, 198026DKind of craftHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, October 8, 198066AMuskie's DepartmentCarol DuttingMaleska
Saturday, September 20, 198062AGujarat, in India, is oneKathryn RighterMaleska
Friday, July 4, 198034DAverJean J. DavisonMaleska
Monday, June 23, 198024AKind of secretRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Saturday, June 7, 198022AConditionA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thursday, February 14, 19809A___ of blissMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Saturday, September 29, 197926DKind of highwayJack LuzzattoMaleska
Monday, July 2, 197948DSpecifyStrassheimMaleska
Sunday, January 28, 1979115DAverWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, March 19, 197874AMadras, e.g.Tap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, November 6, 1977121AConditionTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, October 30, 197740DConditionA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, August 14, 197770DVance's departmentGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Monday, July 18, 197748DSubdivision of IndiaElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Wednesday, May 18, 19775AAverHugh McElroyMaleska
Friday, January 28, 19775DKind of hoodElaine D. SchorrWeng
Thursday, December 9, 197618ASee 45 DownEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
Saturday, August 7, 197638AConditionTap OsbornWeng
Friday, December 5, 197533DConditionMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Monday, October 27, 197550DOne of 50Chet CurrierWeng
Wednesday, October 8, 197546DConditionJack LuzzattoWeng
Thursday, July 24, 197553AType of secretBill ScollonWeng
Tuesday, December 10, 197428DGovernor's bailiwickMartha J. DeWittWeng
Sunday, December 8, 197482ADeclareEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sunday, August 11, 197470AFair or trooperStafford P. OsbornWeng
Sunday, July 28, 1974123APenn or ship ofTanaquil Le ClercqWeng
Sunday, March 10, 197440AConditionA. J. SantoraWeng
Friday, March 1, 197425AOne of fiftyReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Monday, February 18, 197466AConditionJean ReedWeng
Wednesday, November 21, 197327DAverUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 18, 1973105DConditionJean J. DavisonWeng
Tuesday, January 9, 197327DConditionUnknownWeng
Wednesday, December 13, 19721AMontanaUnknownWeng
Tuesday, November 28, 197212DConditionUnknownWeng
Tuesday, April 18, 197266AMysore, for oneUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 26, 1972128AAssertGladys V. MillerWeng
Thursday, March 16, 197234DConditionUnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 7, 197214AOne of fiftyUnknownWeng
Wednesday, February 16, 197237AConditionUnknownWeng
Monday, August 30, 197144ABody politicUnknownWeng
Thursday, August 19, 197111DConditionUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 18, 197192AHesse or OhioAnthony MorseWeng
Monday, September 21, 197042DU. S. departmentUnknownWeng
Friday, August 7, 19705ARogers's domainUnknownWeng
Thursday, February 12, 197056AUnion memberUnknownWeng
Friday, December 5, 196914DCondition.UnknownWeng
Sunday, November 16, 196910AShip of ___B. H. KruseWeng
Thursday, August 28, 196912DAssert.UnknownWeng
Sunday, May 11, 196987DConditionWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sunday, March 30, 196918DConditionE. ToroWeng
Friday, February 7, 196922DDeclare.UnknownWeng
Monday, September 23, 196861AUnion member.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 18, 196882AHawaii.Pamela V-W WoodFarrar
Sunday, November 26, 1967139ADeclare.Will WengFarrar
Sunday, November 19, 1967113AHigh rank.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sunday, June 18, 196780DExpress.William LutwiniakFarrar
Saturday, February 25, 196762ACondition.W. E. JonesFarrar
Friday, September 30, 196632ACondition.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 21, 196630DAlaska.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sunday, March 27, 196636DCondition.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Sunday, February 21, 196511DCondition.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Monday, December 28, 19644DCommonwealth.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 19, 196334AUnion member.Kathryn RighterFarrar
Tuesday, December 3, 196365AWashington.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 30, 19639ADignity and pomp.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 25, 196355DBody politic.John ByrneFarrar
Saturday, December 22, 196213DPomp.Kathryn RighterFarrar
Wednesday, July 25, 196219AAlaska, for one.Anna GramFarrar
Saturday, June 9, 196223ACommonwealth.John ByrneFarrar
Tuesday, May 15, 196215DAlaska or Hawaii.H. R. BarabooFarrar
Saturday, February 10, 196231DDignity and pomp.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 13, 19613DPut into words.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 26, 196169ACondition.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Sunday, October 16, 196050DChicago street.Harold T. BersFarrar
Saturday, June 4, 196052DDignity and pomp.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 21, 196039AOld Colony or Old Dominion.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 1, 196066AMember of a union.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 8, 196041DCommonwealth.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 4, 195938DNature.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, June 14, 1959148ACeremonialRoberta MorseFarrar
Sunday, September 28, 1958138ANew York, for example.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sunday, August 10, 1958111AAlaska.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, June 22, 1958117DNature.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Monday, February 10, 195823DCondition.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Tuesday, October 15, 19579DCondition.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 25, 19575DWashington, for example.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Sunday, April 14, 1957125A___ Department.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, August 5, 195698DMichigan ___.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Friday, May 25, 195654DBody politic.Peter L. Tea, Jr.Farrar
Tuesday, April 17, 195636AMichigan ___.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 1, 195648DCeremonious pageantry.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, January 22, 1956102AMichigan ___.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tuesday, December 13, 195543ACeremonial.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 23, 195550A___ Department.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 29, 195556ABody politic.Mel TaubFarrar
Sunday, August 21, 195532ASituation.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tuesday, July 20, 195449D___ Department.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, July 4, 1954118AAny one of 13 originals.Harold T. BersFarrar
Saturday, December 12, 195342DDepartment of the Government.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wednesday, May 20, 195327DAn excited condition: Colloq.Bernice GordonFarrar
Wednesday, May 13, 195348DProvince or canton.Albert BlumFarrar
Wednesday, May 6, 19539DDignity.S. A. KayFarrar
Wednesday, February 18, 195321ABody politic.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, December 14, 1952130DGovernment department.Israel GitterFarrar
Friday, December 12, 195244DAmerican commonwealth.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 29, 195238ACondition.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 18, 195237AThe President's "ship."UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 3, 195284DWhat Alaska wants to be.Diana SessionsFarrar
Thursday, September 13, 195124A"Affairs of ___.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 24, 1951124A___ Department.Nancy W. AtkinsonFarrar
Wednesday, February 21, 195146DDepartment of ___.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Saturday, October 7, 195031DAlaska may be one.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 30, 194946AHigh rank.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sunday, February 23, 194765D___ of the Union.Archie KreilingFarrar
Sunday, January 6, 1946113DDepartment that Hurley criticized.P. J. LamannaFarrar