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228 Results for ALARM

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

Sunday, August 23, 201594AIt's often set at nightJoel Fagliano
Wednesday, December 24, 201442AEye-opener? (6)Adam G. Perl
Saturday, December 6, 201430AIt might give you a buzzJosh Knapp
Monday, November 3, 201411DFrighten (2)Janet R. Bender
Monday, October 6, 201454AFeature of a clock radioRobyn Weintraub
Friday, October 3, 201418ACar or cellphone featureTracy Bennett
Saturday, November 23, 201320AIt might hold up a holdupFrederick J. Healy
Wednesday, October 9, 201348AAffrightJason Flinn
Thursday, August 8, 201323ACellphone feature (3)Daniel A. Finan
Tuesday, October 16, 201246AFrighten (2)Bill Thompson
Friday, June 22, 201210DCell phone functionJosh Knapp
Tuesday, February 22, 201136DMorning device you might want to take a hammer toIan Livengood
Sunday, August 29, 201019ACell phone feature (3)Derek Bowman
Saturday, January 16, 201048DCell phone feature (3)Ned White
Sunday, September 27, 20097DScreamer at a crime scenePatrick Berry
Tuesday, August 11, 200960ABreak-in deterrentOliver Hill
Tuesday, October 21, 200814AOversleeper's need (2)Randall J. Hartman
Thursday, June 26, 200810DBank featureDavid J. Kahn
Tuesday, February 5, 20082DMorning waker-upper (2)Peter A. Collins
Thursday, January 17, 200823DStartleMatt Ginsberg
Friday, December 28, 200733DElevator buttonJohn Farmer
Tuesday, September 18, 200725APerturbationChuck Deodene
Wednesday, September 5, 20078DChili rating unit? (2)Richard Silvestri
Monday, January 29, 200755ACar antitheft deviceFred Piscop
Wednesday, August 30, 200615ACommon cell phone featureKyle Mahowald
Wednesday, June 14, 20063DCar buyer's optionLisa Wiseman
Monday, April 17, 200651AClock/radio featureLarry Paul
Monday, December 5, 20052DMorning waker-upper (2)Gary Steinmehl
Thursday, July 7, 200530AEye-opener? (6)David Quarfoot
Tuesday, May 10, 200568AEye opener (6)Nancy Salomon
Sunday, June 27, 200431DDoor attachmentPeter Abide and Steven Kahn
Monday, December 15, 200330DSecurity featureSarah Keller
Wednesday, September 17, 200365AMorning ringerRichard Silvestri
Sunday, June 22, 200387AEyeopener? (6)John Duschatko
Monday, May 5, 200326AItem that may be connected to a car's ignitionMel Taub
Friday, February 21, 200325AIt might help you get upPatrick Berry
Wednesday, December 18, 200260AAuto option (3)Merle Baker
Sunday, March 31, 200233DFirebox featureLynn Lempel
Tuesday, February 5, 200228DIt might scream after being trippedAlan J. Weiss
Sunday, September 30, 200118DAuto option (3)Con Pederson
Sunday, May 7, 200036ACar accessoryPatrick D. Berry
Wednesday, March 22, 200056AChili rating unit? (2)Richard Silvestri
Saturday, February 12, 20002DEye-opener? (6)Dave Tuller
Thursday, February 3, 200033DSleep spoiler (2)Thomas W. Schier
Thursday, January 27, 20002DAuto option (3)David Ainslie Macleod
Wednesday, April 28, 19992DOversleeper's need (2)Nancy Salomon
Saturday, December 26, 199851DIt may be falseA. J. Santora
Wednesday, July 22, 199828DBurglar's baneMark Elliot Skolsky
Tuesday, June 9, 199825DCar protectorArthur S. Verdesca
Wednesday, January 28, 199818ABurglar deterrentMark Gottlieb
Friday, January 23, 199828AConsternation (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, January 20, 199855AEye opener (6)Randall J. Hartman
Monday, January 12, 199832DCar security device (2)John Greenman
Thursday, November 6, 199714ASleep spoiler (2)Nancy Salomon
Thursday, January 2, 199754DWaker-upperM. Gaffney
Tuesday, September 17, 19969DModern car featureM. D. Frankel
Wednesday, August 21, 19962DAuto accessory (2)Fred Piscop
Saturday, April 20, 199627AConsternation (2)R. Norris
Sunday, March 3, 199678AFearB. Klahn
Wednesday, February 14, 199662ABuzzerC. Lundberg
Monday, November 27, 199566ACar security device (2)Gregory E. Paul
Saturday, March 11, 19957DMorning soundNancy Joline
Sunday, January 1, 19951AAuto accessory (2)Henry Hook
Monday, September 19, 199411DWake-up noiseWayne Robert Williams
Thursday, April 7, 199442AHue and cryFred Piscop
Sunday, January 23, 199435DWake-up callCharles M. Deber

2 results for ALARM from Variety puzzles.

November 25, 2012cryptic22AAl Roker's debut interrupting morning wake-up call (5)Jeffrey Harris
January 23, 2011cryptic1DSpook with a large tentacle (5)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

160 results for ALARM from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, September 5, 199393DAn eye openerNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Tuesday, August 10, 199311DSleeper's rouserBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, March 25, 199331DUpsetEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, January 28, 199320AWakenerBetty JorgensenMaleska
Friday, December 11, 19922DMorning waker-upperRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Tuesday, November 3, 19927DSlumberland invaderFrank MiceliMaleska
Monday, September 28, 199238DFrightenJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tuesday, August 18, 19925AMorning rouserWayne Hall-EastmanMaleska
Sunday, June 7, 199255DDisturbNorman S. WizerMaleska
Friday, April 24, 199259AA.M. awakenerCharles E. GerschMaleska
Wednesday, April 8, 19925AKind of clockBernice GordonMaleska
Tuesday, February 11, 19925AFrightenAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Monday, October 28, 199147DApprehensionErnie FurtadoMaleska
Monday, October 14, 199117AFrightenBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Monday, March 19, 199013AFrightenSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thursday, December 21, 198958ATocsinErnst TheimerMaleska
Wednesday, September 6, 198961AShake upLouis SabinMaleska
Monday, August 21, 198946DTocsinPeter G. SnowMaleska
Monday, July 31, 198917AWarningPeter G. SnowMaleska
Sunday, July 30, 198922AWhat Paul Revere spreadFrances HansenMaleska
Thursday, July 13, 19896DFire signalThomas W. SchierMaleska
Sunday, July 9, 198999AWarningJacques LiwerMaleska
Sunday, April 2, 1989112AAn eye openerTom MixonMaleska
Sunday, January 1, 198975ASmoke detectorFrances HansenMaleska
Thursday, November 17, 198858AMorning soundErnie FurtadoMaleska
Sunday, August 14, 198893ATocsinJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, June 2, 198824DMorning soundRhonda KrausMaleska
Friday, March 18, 198845DTocsinR. S. JonesMaleska
Monday, November 30, 198717AFrightenSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thursday, August 27, 198717AFrightenJudith PerryMaleska
Friday, June 26, 198714ATocsinWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, May 17, 198745DFrightenMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Wednesday, March 18, 198727DStrike with fearRashMaleska
Saturday, October 12, 198515ATocsinEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wednesday, April 10, 198551DTocsinJudson G. TrentMaleska
Saturday, December 15, 198412DTocsinJames BarrickMaleska
Sunday, May 20, 198495ATeller's hidden helperJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Thursday, April 19, 198425DClock adjunctEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Friday, February 10, 198455ACry "Wolf!"John GreenmanMaleska
Saturday, February 4, 198424ATocsinWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, November 17, 198326DSmoke ___Lois SidwayMaleska
Saturday, October 29, 198318DTocsinSam Bellotto, Jr.Maleska
Sunday, December 5, 198231DSirenVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Sunday, October 25, 198189AWhat ogres causeNancy A. WoodMaleska
Tuesday, September 22, 198161AThis may end a dreamRichard N. Platt, Jr.Maleska
Sunday, August 30, 198196DCry wolfDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Saturday, July 25, 19811DClock-radio deviceA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, June 14, 19816DFrightenJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Saturday, December 13, 19804DYegg's undoingVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Wednesday, October 22, 198018AFalse ___Richard N. Platt, Jr.Maleska
Tuesday, October 7, 19805DCry wolfHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, July 23, 198026DFrightenHarriet Gilson RosenbergMaleska
Tuesday, July 15, 198070AFrightGoldmannMaleska
Saturday, June 21, 198010DStartleFrank GearyMaleska
Sunday, June 15, 198081DTocsinTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, May 11, 198032DCry wolfVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Friday, April 11, 198037AMorning rouserMaurice J. TeitelbaumMaleska
Sunday, November 18, 197918DStartleWilliam J. YskampMaleska
Sunday, November 11, 197935DStorm warningTap OsbornMaleska
Thursday, October 25, 197925DSmoke detectorTap OsbornMaleska
Saturday, August 25, 197955AA.M. buzzerFred KellerMaleska
Wednesday, July 4, 19796DTocsinAlice H. KaufmanMaleska
Wednesday, June 27, 197957AMechanical reveilleHenry HookMaleska
Wednesday, February 21, 197927DFrightenJean J. DavisonMaleska
Wednesday, February 7, 197936ATocsinC. J. AngioMaleska
Thursday, December 15, 19776DEarly morning soundStephanie SpadacciniMaleska
Wednesday, September 28, 19776DFrightenJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Friday, June 24, 197722ACry "Wolf!"Bert BeamanMaleska
Sunday, June 19, 197734DFrightenTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, June 5, 19773DTocsinBarbara GillisMaleska
Monday, September 27, 197634AFirehouse fixtureMcCainWeng
Saturday, August 14, 197616AFire or burglarHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Sunday, July 4, 197615DKind of clockAnne FoxWeng
Sunday, January 11, 197685DClock partA. J. SantoraWeng
Thursday, July 17, 197514ATocsinGeorge RaventosWeng
Tuesday, June 3, 19751ASleep stopperVirginia ButlerWeng
Friday, February 21, 197514ACall to armsChet CurrierWeng
Saturday, December 7, 197425ANoise-makerHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Wednesday, November 6, 197440DKind of clockAllan BlackmanWeng
Thursday, August 22, 197416AFirehouse soundStephen KahanWeng
Wednesday, October 3, 19736DView with ___UnknownWeng
Thursday, August 23, 197313ABedroom reveilleUnknownWeng
Monday, August 13, 197329DMorning soundUnknownWeng
Saturday, July 28, 197353DKind of clockUnknownWeng
Wednesday, June 6, 197361ABurglar ___UnknownWeng
Saturday, June 2, 197354ACertain bellUnknownWeng
Monday, March 12, 197357ABurglar ___UnknownWeng
Wednesday, January 31, 197333ADanger signalUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 17, 1972105DFirehouse soundAnthony MorseWeng
Sunday, August 27, 197224AKind of clockAlfio MicciWeng
Thursday, April 6, 19721ADisturbUnknownWeng
Sunday, February 13, 197246DType of clockBert RosenfieldWeng
Monday, January 24, 197225AClock deviceUnknownWeng
Saturday, January 22, 19725AFrightenUnknownWeng
Friday, January 7, 197225DMorning soundUnknownWeng
Tuesday, November 23, 197111DMorning soundUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 24, 197140AMorning soundJoseph LaFauciWeng
Wednesday, September 29, 197137AArouseUnknownWeng
Monday, March 2, 197052ASirenLouise EarnestWeng
Friday, October 31, 196917APart of some clocks.UnknownWeng
Saturday, June 28, 196914ASiren.UnknownWeng
Friday, June 6, 196929AFrighten.Arthur SchulmanWeng
Friday, May 16, 196910DFire ___.UnknownWeng
Monday, May 12, 196910DTocsin.UnknownWeng
Friday, January 17, 196963AFire ___.UnknownWeng
Friday, November 3, 196761AClock part.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 30, 196758DPanic button.Louis SabinFarrar
Wednesday, July 26, 196724ASiren.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Monday, July 17, 196739DMorning sound.Jean ReedFarrar
Friday, September 9, 196637ASiren.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 28, 19665DTocsin.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 30, 196686ATocsin.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Monday, November 29, 19656DTocsin.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 22, 196554DTocsin.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tuesday, December 1, 196448DBell signal.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 17, 19644DClock part.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 21, 196348AFalse ___.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sunday, June 9, 196315DTocsin.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wednesday, February 6, 19639DRouse to action.James E. Hinish, Jr.Farrar
Wednesday, June 6, 196249DSee 43 Across.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, December 9, 196144AAlert to peril.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 27, 19616DWarning.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 19, 196061AClock bell or buzzer.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Saturday, May 21, 196034AStartling warning.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 3, 19608DWarning sound.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 6, 196040DTrepidation.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 19, 19609DDanger signal.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 22, 195947DClock feature.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 2, 195916DHue and cry.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 11, 195954DDanger signal.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Friday, March 27, 195951DEarly morning sound.Harold T. BersFarrar
Saturday, February 28, 195955AMorning bell.Helen SmathersFarrar
Sunday, January 18, 195929AKind of boiler gauge.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, August 17, 195875DDanger signal.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Saturday, March 29, 195842DFear.Anthony MorseFarrar
Wednesday, October 30, 195716ACall to arms.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 3, 195786AWarning.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Friday, January 4, 19573DWakener.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Saturday, October 13, 195638AFire bell.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thursday, August 9, 195661ARouse to vigilance.Rosa JosephsFarrar
Sunday, July 8, 195628AA. M. signal.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Monday, May 14, 195625D"View with ___."Victor GoldfarbFarrar
Thursday, December 1, 195517ATocsin.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 8, 195543AWarning signal.S. A. KayFarrar
Thursday, August 18, 195510DBuzzer of a clock.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Monday, May 9, 195530DScare.Roberta MorseFarrar
Saturday, September 25, 195429DMorning bell.Roberta MorseFarrar
Tuesday, February 9, 195453ASound the tocsin.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, December 27, 195393AMorning rouser.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Monday, September 7, 195325DClock attachment.Ethel Le StrangeFarrar
Wednesday, May 14, 195242ASomething spread by Paul Revere.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 23, 195110A___ clock.Willard JordanFarrar
Monday, October 29, 19519DTocsin.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 20, 195132DRising bell.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, April 18, 1948102DAffright.Louis BaronFarrar
Sunday, April 4, 194829DSpread by Paul Revere.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, August 10, 194742DFireman's bug-bear.Eileen St. ClairFarrar
Sunday, February 6, 194473AAlert.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sunday, September 13, 1942143AWarning of danger.Agnes W. BartlettFarrar
Sunday, May 17, 194270DConsternation.Louis JenkinsFarrar