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:

18 Results

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, June 24, 201326DGadget (2)Robert Seminara
Monday, May 23, 20116DThingamajigSteve Salitan
Sunday, October 11, 200934DGadget (2)Randolph Ross
Sunday, May 17, 2009126AWhatchamacallit: Var.Oliver Hill
Monday, March 6, 200631ADoohickey: Var.Jack McInturff
Sunday, June 16, 199660DDoohickeyN. N. Joline

2 results for GISMO from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
July 13, 2008panda8DGadget for smog, I gatherMel Taub
May 4, 2003acrosticEWhatsit, doohickeyEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

10 results for GISMO from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Friday, June 19, 199232AThingamabobWalter CovellMaleska
Wednesday, November 28, 199043ADoohickeyWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Friday, February 9, 199025DDoohickeyBert RosenfieldMaleska
Friday, January 6, 198919ADoohickeyJean J. DavisonMaleska
Friday, April 11, 198650DThingamajigEli WesoffMaleska
Wednesday, May 8, 198533DDevice with no nameA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, December 24, 1978109AThingumbobAnne FoxMaleska
Wednesday, December 6, 197841AGadgetJean J. DavisonMaleska
Saturday, February 28, 19765DGadgetAnthony B. CanningWeng
Thursday, August 12, 197123DDoohickeyUnknownWeng