William I. Johnston
William I. Johnston

55 debut answer words from William I. Johnston

15 daily crosswords

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

Even better, the table below also shows reused words — answers debuted by William I. Johnston that have since appeared in later crosswords. Numbers in brackets show number of times each word has been used.

Fine print: This page is only available for Shortz Era constructors.
Words here debuted in the Shortz Era and have never appeared before in any NYT daily crossword including pre-Shortz ones.
Variety puzzles are not included in the calculations for this page.