Help support XWord Info

Donation Amount

XWord Info is only possible when people like you choose to support it through donations.

Consider giving $10, $20, or more so this site can continue to provide in-depth analysis of NYT puzzles. Thank you!

Donate any amount and get full access to XWord Info for a year.

Find clues or match patterns

See all the clues for any answer word,
or all answers that match a specified pattern

Pattern matching options:
Sort items:
Answer length:
length enforced when pattern includes *
Enter a word or pattern:

21 Results for ESPIAL

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, August 1, 2010125AObservation (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, June 29, 2003103DObservation (3)Rich Norris
Sunday, June 14, 199877DObservation (3)Manny Nosowsky

1 result for ESPIAL from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
October 22, 2006panda52AObservation of El PaĆ­sMel Taub

17 results for ESPIAL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, May 11, 198625DObservationVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Sunday, December 4, 198381DSightingMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Monday, August 16, 198247AObservationWiserMaleska
Wednesday, January 4, 197812ADetectionWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, March 14, 197525ADiscoverySophie FiermanWeng
Friday, July 6, 197337DObservationUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 21, 197165AObservationBert BeamanWeng
Saturday, December 6, 196923AObservation.UnknownWeng
Sunday, February 23, 196936DDiscoveryFrances HansenWeng
Thursday, September 9, 196538AObservation.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 28, 196390DObservation.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sunday, June 5, 196053DAct of eavesdropping.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wednesday, December 31, 19525DObservation.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 8, 195072ADiscovery.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Sunday, January 23, 194992ASpying.D. G. CaywoodFarrar
Sunday, November 1, 1942121DWatching in secret.Helen SmathersFarrar
Sunday, March 29, 194226AObservation.Alvin AshbyFarrar