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9 Results for TINDERBOX

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

Thursday, January 31, 201352AThing that's highly explosiveMike Buckley
Thursday, September 27, 200120ADangerous situationManny Nosowsky
Thursday, April 6, 20005DExplosive situationManny Nosowsky

6 results for TINDERBOX from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Saturday, February 13, 199311DHighly flammable objectBryant WhiteMaleska
Wednesday, August 12, 19707DWord for the pre-war BalkansUnknownWeng
Monday, February 28, 196617AFire hazard of a sort.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 4, 19626DFlint holder.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 9, 195857ASpitfire.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 26, 195633DExcitable person.A. J. SantoraFarrar

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