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11 Results

Only 1 Shortz Era entry found. Click the date to see the answer in context. See the dictionary definition.

Sunday, February 15, 201586DBraceEllen Leuschner and Jeff Chen

10 results for BUTTRESS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Tuesday, November 8, 198828ASupportLouis SabinMaleska
Thursday, October 23, 198051ASupporting structureJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tuesday, January 15, 198039DSupportRubinMaleska
Friday, August 13, 197627ASupportAdelyn LewisWeng
Monday, May 5, 197540DSupportMcAulayWeng
Wednesday, January 28, 197037DSupportUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 7, 196878DProp.Sidney LambertFarrar
Saturday, July 25, 196438ASupporting wall structure.UnknownFarrar
Friday, December 6, 196340DStrengthening structure.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Friday, January 12, 196232ABulwark.Cora GoodmanFarrar