Michael J. Doran
Michael J. Doran

46 debut answer words from Michael J. Doran

6 crosswords

Almost every NYT puzzle introduces new answer words to the puzzleverse. This page collects answer words debuted by a single constructor.

Words in this color debuted by this constructor in the Shortz Era but did appear in earlier pre-Shortz puzzles.

Even better, the table below also shows reused words — answers debuted by Michael J. Doran that have since appeared in later crosswords. These are often particularly interesting. After all, someone else found them clever or useful enough to steal. I mean, recycle.