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212 Results for CANT

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

Sunday, September 27, 201586AIs unable toTom McCoy
Monday, April 6, 201514D"Why ___ we be friends?"Finn Vigeland
Tuesday, October 14, 201456D"I ___ blame you"Adam G. Perl
Wednesday, October 30, 201335DTilt (2)Joel Fagliano
Sunday, December 23, 201267A"Not doable"Joe DiPietro
Friday, November 16, 201237DSlopeVictor Fleming
Monday, October 22, 201247AFrankie Valli's "___ Take My Eyes Off You"Joel Fagliano
Friday, September 28, 201217AWord for quittersEd Sessa
Sunday, December 18, 201135DTilt (2)Patrick Merrell
Friday, September 16, 201155D"I'm busy then"Joe DiPietro
Monday, May 16, 201145A"You ___ handle the truth!"Ian Livengood
Thursday, November 13, 200838AInsincere talk (3)Allan E. Parrish
Monday, May 12, 200814A"This ___ be!"Randall J. Hartman
Sunday, January 2, 200515D"Out of the question"Patrick Merrell
Thursday, September 2, 200433DLingoDavid J. Kahn
Wednesday, December 3, 200367AQuitter's word (3)Bruce Adams
Saturday, May 31, 200333DWith 1-Across, is very importantMitch Komro
Sunday, October 28, 200148AInsincere talk (3)Michael Ashley
Thursday, June 28, 200162ATilted positionAlan Arbesfeld
Tuesday, February 27, 200146DPessimist's word (3)M. Preston Sherwood
Friday, September 29, 200020AEmpty talkBob Klahn
Saturday, May 6, 200025AJargonRich Norris
Friday, April 28, 200024DPessimist's word (3)Joe DiPietro
Friday, October 8, 199912DPessimist's word (3)Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, April 13, 199960DDefeatist's wordFred Piscop
Wednesday, November 11, 199822AIsn't able to (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, May 19, 19976DQuitter's word (3)Fred Piscop
Sunday, February 16, 199756DArgotM. Gaffney
Monday, July 15, 19964DQuitter's word (3)S. Spadaccini
Friday, May 24, 199629DOblique lineM. Ashwood-Smith
Tuesday, April 30, 199644AWimp's wordG. E. Paul
Tuesday, July 18, 19958DShoptalkJonathan Schmatzbach
Friday, June 2, 199557DInsincere talk (3)Frank A. Longo
Sunday, February 12, 199546AProjecting angleAlex & Victoria Black
Tuesday, October 11, 19948DIsn't able to (2)Bernice Gordon

3 results for CANT from Variety puzzles.

June 27, 2010cryptic25DLacks the power to tilt (4)Daniel Raymon
November 2, 2008diagramless41DPessimist's contractionPatrick Blindauer
January 30, 2005panda44AIs unable to see insectMel Taub

174 results for CANT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Saturday, July 17, 199327A"___ Stop The Music," 1980 filmRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Tuesday, December 29, 199251DTiltAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Thursday, March 19, 199241DBevel; tiltMark BlakeburnMaleska
Thursday, February 27, 199249DSlanting motionJeff HerringtonMaleska
Sunday, October 27, 199152AArgotMary M. MurdochMaleska
Friday, May 10, 199124DSlopeJim PageMaleska
Friday, March 1, 199155ATiltArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sunday, November 18, 199060AInsincere languageEdward MarcheseMaleska
Wednesday, November 7, 199032D"This ___ Be Love"Lois SidwayMaleska
Sunday, October 14, 199042AHypocritical talkNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Tuesday, August 21, 19908DJargonSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, February 7, 199057DTiltBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, January 7, 199046APious talkWill WengMaleska
Friday, December 15, 198918A"___ Help Singing," 1944 songJim PageMaleska
Sunday, October 29, 198961DInclineAlfio MicciMaleska
Friday, September 22, 198940DArgotA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, August 27, 1989122AInsincerityWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, August 23, 19893DTilt; tip upWalter CovellMaleska
Wednesday, April 5, 19899ATiltEdward BobbMaleska
Sunday, April 2, 198932AArgotTom MixonMaleska
Sunday, February 19, 198944AHumbugA. J. SantoraMaleska
Saturday, November 26, 198838DQuitter's wordBernard MerenMaleska
Tuesday, November 15, 198832DLingoVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sunday, March 13, 198862DSlopePeter SwiftMaleska
Wednesday, October 21, 198753DWhineShirley SolowayMaleska
Friday, June 26, 19873DJargonWilliam CanineMaleska
Monday, June 8, 198743AInsincere statementsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, January 10, 198756ASlopeNancy JolineMaleska
Friday, September 5, 198651DSalient angleDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sunday, July 13, 198679DJargonBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Wednesday, May 28, 198623DArgotJoy L. WoukMaleska
Friday, December 20, 198541AJargonLouis SabinMaleska
Monday, June 24, 19856APious insincerityNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tuesday, September 18, 198468AHeel overNancy McCarthyMaleska
Saturday, April 21, 198464APious jargonTrippMaleska
Monday, December 12, 198317ASlopeJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Wednesday, November 30, 198348DPompous talkWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, November 13, 198393DArgotDiana SessionsMaleska
Wednesday, September 21, 198310APessimist's wordFrances HansenMaleska
Sunday, August 14, 19833DLeanPeter SwiftMaleska
Tuesday, January 12, 198237APious languageSternerMaleska
Thursday, December 17, 198117AJargonEli WesoffMaleska
Friday, September 25, 198147AInsincere statementsJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Wednesday, April 29, 198131DArgotMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Sunday, January 18, 198196DQuitter's wordWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, September 24, 198043DArgotKathryn RighterMaleska
Tuesday, August 12, 198024DPretend pietyJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, July 13, 198084DWhining speechWilliam J. YskampMaleska
Tuesday, September 11, 197962AWhine or begFederingMaleska
Saturday, June 23, 197948DDefeatist's wordC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, March 25, 1979139AArgotHenry HookMaleska
Sunday, April 16, 197872DJargonJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tuesday, January 17, 197812DJargonSara V. TuckermanMaleska
Sunday, August 28, 197714DPious jargonMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Thursday, August 18, 197711DHypocrisyHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Friday, April 8, 197726ABevelA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, January 10, 197745AArgotElio DesiderioWeng
Wednesday, March 10, 197629DSalient angleRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Saturday, February 21, 197647AJargonHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Thursday, February 19, 19769ATiltSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Monday, December 29, 197523AAffected speechSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Thursday, May 15, 19751AInsincere palaverJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Friday, April 18, 197541APious platitudeAllan BlackmanWeng
Monday, February 3, 197523APious jargonEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
Saturday, March 16, 197424AInsincere talkHugh McElroyWeng
Monday, January 7, 197462ACommon contractionLacksWeng
Saturday, December 8, 197354AJargonUnknownWeng
Wednesday, September 19, 197342AInclineUnknownWeng
Monday, August 20, 197356ALingoUnknownWeng
Wednesday, May 9, 197348AJargonUnknownWeng
Tuesday, April 24, 19733DJargonUnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 27, 197334ABevelUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 7, 197314DListEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Sunday, December 3, 1972102AJargonElmer ToroWeng
Wednesday, November 8, 197235ALeanUnknownWeng
Saturday, August 26, 197256ATiltUnknownWeng
Saturday, August 21, 197146ALeanUnknownWeng
Wednesday, August 4, 197162ASlopeUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 18, 197193AInsincere talkJordan S. LasherWeng
Friday, September 25, 197030AJargonUnknownWeng
Wednesday, April 22, 197033DTiltUnknownWeng
Thursday, April 9, 197036DSlantUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 9, 196950DJargonJohn WilligWeng
Wednesday, October 8, 196940DTilt.UnknownWeng
Monday, July 7, 196944AJargon.UnknownWeng
Sunday, June 8, 1969100AHeel overAnthony MorseWeng
Monday, March 3, 196951DInsincere talk.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, January 1, 196936DVerbal contraction.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 12, 196826DBeveled edge.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 16, 196715ASlope.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 14, 196739DTilt.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Tuesday, March 7, 196760ASlope.William LutwiniakFarrar
Tuesday, February 7, 196715AOuter angle.Louis SabinFarrar
Tuesday, January 3, 196758AIs unable.William LutwiniakFarrar
Wednesday, December 7, 19665AArgot.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 14, 196625DTilt.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 17, 196694DLean.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sunday, March 13, 1966113DTip up.Anne FoxFarrar
Thursday, December 23, 19656DIdiom.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 11, 19651DJargon.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 30, 196528DLingo.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 28, 19647DHypocrisy.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 29, 196465AArgot.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 15, 196317DPeteman for safeblower.Jules Arensberg and Herbert EttensonFarrar
Saturday, November 30, 196367AArgot.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Saturday, November 23, 196313DOblique line.Joseph S. CrowellFarrar
Thursday, October 31, 196340DExternal angle.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 16, 196368ABeveled edge.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 8, 19638DHypocrisy.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Saturday, May 4, 19631AJargon.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 7, 19631AAffected, singsong speech.Jean ReedFarrar
Monday, December 24, 19624DSloping surface.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Saturday, November 3, 196246APious mumbo-jumbo.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 15, 19621ASpecial argot.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 10, 196217ABevel.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 23, 196225DInsincere talk.Ruth M. McWhirkFarrar
Sunday, March 25, 196226ASlope.Mary GrowFarrar
Thursday, March 15, 196233DBevel.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Wednesday, September 13, 196156DSalient angle.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 7, 19611AJargon.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 28, 196135DInsincere talk.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 24, 196110ABeveled edge.UnknownFarrar
Friday, December 23, 19601DArgot.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 24, 196013DJargon.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 18, 196048DArgot.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 1, 196050ABeveled edge.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 29, 19605AJargon.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 14, 196093DTip.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Saturday, November 14, 195937DJargon.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 12, 195934AInsincere talk.A. H. DrummondFarrar
Saturday, November 22, 195846AArgot.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Thursday, November 13, 19581DTilt.S. A. KayFarrar
Monday, July 7, 195811DTip.S. A. KayFarrar
Wednesday, June 18, 195859AArgot.Herman KeldFarrar
Thursday, February 6, 195831AInsincere talk.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sunday, January 19, 195884DJargon.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, December 18, 195724ANegative verbal contraction.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 24, 195783ATilt up.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wednesday, May 8, 195741DPessimist's pet word.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, April 30, 195724AInsincere talk.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sunday, April 14, 195741DPitch.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, February 10, 1957100DOverturn.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Wednesday, December 26, 195631DInsincere talk.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 13, 195636AInsincere talk.Mel TaubFarrar
Tuesday, November 6, 195611DSalient angle.Madeline CorseFarrar
Sunday, October 14, 195687ABeveled edge.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, March 11, 195666DIncline.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wednesday, February 1, 19564DBeveled edge.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, January 22, 195688DSong of Songs: Abbr.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, October 30, 195597DJargon.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Saturday, May 28, 195560APessimist's word.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Monday, April 25, 19553DBeveled edge.Albert BlumFarrar
Sunday, August 22, 195459DDouble-talk.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, July 11, 195488DSee 1 Down.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Saturday, June 5, 195442DJargon.Israel GitterFarrar
Wednesday, March 10, 195438DSecret jargon.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 25, 195312DHypocritical talk.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, September 22, 195359DSecret jargon of thieves.Bernice GordonFarrar
Wednesday, January 7, 195329DHollow talk.C. M. FairFarrar
Monday, October 13, 195241AInsincere speech.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 25, 195250DInsincere speech or writing.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 12, 19523DOily talk.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 13, 195259DJargon.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 10, 195255AIncline.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 22, 195140DHypocrisy.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, December 24, 195074ATilt.Alice CookFarrar
Wednesday, September 13, 195054DTilt; tip.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 19, 194563ALingo.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, July 22, 19451DArgot.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sunday, November 19, 194471AHypocrisy.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, August 8, 1943129AInclination.P. Joseph LamannaFarrar
Sunday, June 6, 1943100ASlope or bevel.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, May 30, 1943126DIdiom.William SchoppFarrar
Sunday, February 7, 194395AA slope or bevel.Willard N. JordanFarrar