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16 Results for APPROVE

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

Friday, December 26, 201435DO.K.Patrick Berry
Tuesday, January 3, 200644DGive the go-aheadLynn Lempel
Saturday, August 3, 200229APassPatrick Berry
Friday, April 10, 199847ASay yes (2)Manny Nosowsky
Friday, December 6, 199658ASay yes (2)M. Nosowsky

11 results for APPROVE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Saturday, October 5, 199144DO.K.Kevin BoyleMaleska
Wednesday, October 5, 198842DRatifyNancy JolineMaleska
Saturday, January 29, 198341ASanctionJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Wednesday, July 5, 197242DSanctionUnknownWeng
Monday, August 12, 19681DSanction.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 19, 196246ASanctionLouis SabinFarrar
Thursday, October 27, 19553DPronounce good.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Saturday, October 15, 19551DSanction.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, December 29, 195423ASanction.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 11, 19527DSanction officially.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 15, 19427DConfirm.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar