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:

163 Results for HOST

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, June 2, 201521DCoveted late-night gigBruce Haight
Thursday, October 2, 201412DHave over, sayDavid Woolf
Tuesday, August 5, 20145AEmcee (4)Lynn Lempel
Sunday, August 3, 201434DHave overIan Livengood
Thursday, April 17, 201411DHuman in "Alien," e.g.Mary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Wednesday, January 22, 201435DRio vis-à-vis the 2016 OlympicsJared Banta
Tuesday, May 7, 201315AInvitation senderJeff Chen
Wednesday, February 20, 201326ALegion (3)John Farmer
Thursday, November 22, 20126DOne having an affairJoel Fagliano
Saturday, September 8, 201252DMyriadByron Walden
Sunday, May 27, 201214APerson running the showByron Walden
Thursday, February 9, 201261ALegion (3)Kevin G. Der
Monday, December 26, 201128DParty thrower (5)Gary Cee
Friday, September 23, 201123DMultitude (3)Mike Nothnagel
Monday, April 26, 201026DParty giver (4)Lynn Lempel
Monday, October 26, 200941AParty giver (4)Mike Nothnagel
Friday, August 21, 200923AVirus's needPatrick Berry
Wednesday, June 3, 200924DParasite's home (2)Samuel A. Donaldson
Monday, June 1, 200953ADesk job at 58 & 59-Across?John Farmer
Tuesday, November 11, 200839ACentral computer (3)Nancy Salomon and Larry Shearer
Wednesday, March 19, 20084AParasite's needGary Whitehead
Thursday, November 22, 200748ASlewOliver Hill
Monday, March 12, 20077DParty thrower (5)Kevin Der
Monday, August 28, 200623AEmcee (4)Stanley Newman
Sunday, December 25, 20055DMultitude (3)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Tuesday, August 2, 200519AEmcee (4)Nancy Kavanaugh
Sunday, October 24, 200469AMultitude (3)Patrick Berry
Wednesday, October 6, 200439AParasite supporterAdam Cohen
Monday, March 29, 200440AParty giver (4)Barry Silk
Monday, December 22, 200313DParty-giver (4)Joy C. Frank
Wednesday, April 30, 20031ALeno, notablyJerry E. Rosman
Tuesday, June 19, 20016DParasite's placeTyler Hinman
Thursday, February 8, 200113DCentral computer (3)Manny Nosowsky
Tuesday, October 17, 200064AParty thrower (5)Peter Gordon
Sunday, August 27, 200057DA party to a party?Dana Motley
Wednesday, November 3, 199966APerson with a mikeGreg Staples
Tuesday, October 12, 199961DVirus's targetEd Early
Tuesday, September 7, 199943AParasite's home (2)David Ainslie Macleod
Monday, August 24, 199844AAlex Trebek, e.g.Alan Jay Weiss
Tuesday, June 23, 199828DWelcomerRich Norris
Monday, July 21, 199738DParty thrower (5)Gregory E. Paul
Sunday, March 9, 1997133DGraft recipientJune Boggs
Thursday, January 30, 199750DThrongD. Motley
Saturday, November 2, 199669ALegion (3)J. DiPietro
Sunday, May 19, 199691DCentral computer (3)C.M. Deber
Monday, April 15, 199662DParty thrower (5)S. L. Robbins
Wednesday, October 18, 199571AParty V.I.P.Nancy S. Ross
Monday, March 20, 199569AJay Leno, e.g.Sidney L. Robbins
Sunday, May 8, 199480DParty fellowRalph G. Beaman
Tuesday, March 1, 199448DEmcee (4)D.J. Listort

3 results for HOST from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
October 2, 2011cryptic22DArmy master of ceremonies (4)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
January 4, 2004diagramless47AParasite's supporterFred Piscop
April 27, 2003diagramless31AGuest greeterFrank Longo

110 results for HOST from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, June 10, 199310DTrebek or SajakWilliam CanineMaleska
Wednesday, July 15, 199231DBonifaceEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Monday, April 6, 19926AArmyArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Monday, December 2, 199113DArmyAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wednesday, November 20, 19911AGreat numberWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Thursday, July 4, 199111DArsenio Hall is oneBernice GordonMaleska
Sunday, May 19, 1991103DBonifaceRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Monday, April 29, 19911AVery large numberMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Thursday, December 20, 199054AArmyRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Wednesday, February 21, 19909AMultitudeJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wednesday, October 4, 198944AInnkeeperJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, August 3, 19891ACarson or LettermanChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Monday, April 3, 198929DFather of the bride, oftenSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, September 2, 198825DMultitudeGloria EvansMaleska
Sunday, July 26, 198711DArmyCharles M. DeberMaleska
Monday, August 18, 198621D"A ___, of golden daffodils": WordsworthEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sunday, March 2, 19867ACarson or GriffinBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Monday, February 3, 19866DInnkeeperJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, November 26, 198524DEmceeChristy RidleyMaleska
Tuesday, October 1, 198557DArmyJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Sunday, September 2, 198433AOne of a symbiotic pairWarren W. ReichMaleska
Wednesday, April 4, 19841AEntertainerJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tuesday, March 6, 198457DCarson, e.g.John M. SamsonMaleska
Friday, May 20, 198365AArmyPeter SwiftMaleska
Saturday, April 2, 198319DMultitudeRobert KatzMaleska
Sunday, February 27, 198376AArmyCarol DuttingMaleska
Friday, February 25, 19831ACarson roleWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, October 28, 198210A"A ___, of golden daffodils"Eli WesoffMaleska
Wednesday, December 16, 198171AArmyBert H. KruseMaleska
Saturday, November 14, 198137AConsecrated breadEli WesoffMaleska
Wednesday, June 17, 198135DInnkeeperRabinowitzMaleska
Sunday, June 7, 198166AArmyE.T.M.Maleska
Friday, March 27, 198110ARole for a grand seigneurRobert KatzMaleska
Wednesday, March 25, 198146ATV emceeBernice GordonMaleska
Thursday, September 4, 198012DLarge numberJim ModneyMaleska
Wednesday, December 27, 197811DInnkeeperHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, December 13, 19781DBonifaceC. J. AngioMaleska
Wednesday, September 28, 197711DMultitudeJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Friday, July 15, 197713DThrongBert BeamanMaleska
Saturday, April 16, 19776DTalk-show personSamuel H. BarkanMaleska
Sunday, October 31, 197618DThrongThreba JohnsonWeng
Tuesday, October 5, 197636ALandlordReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Thursday, August 12, 197612DHome teamMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Monday, May 3, 197644ATV emceeMaurice J. TeitelbaumWeng
Wednesday, March 3, 197641AMultitudeAllan BlackmanWeng
Monday, June 16, 197557DEntertainerH. M. KennedyWeng
Friday, June 13, 19751DDinner giverLita M. ElversWeng
Friday, May 2, 197534AMultitudeDeWitt AndersonWeng
Saturday, November 16, 19749DParty giverElaine D. SchorrWeng
Friday, July 5, 197430A" . . . a ___ of golden daffodils"Jordan S. LasherWeng
Monday, February 25, 19741AMultitudeWilliam E. HeinemannWeng
Tuesday, July 24, 197357DEmceeUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 15, 19726AMultitudeDavid A. MurrayWeng
Sunday, February 27, 197267AMultitudeWard W. SmithWeng
Wednesday, February 23, 19721AInnkeeperUnknownWeng
Tuesday, January 25, 197213DLarge numberUnknownWeng
Thursday, October 21, 197113DEntertainerUnknownWeng
Monday, November 23, 197041ACheck-payerUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 12, 197057DArmyJennie LemmoWeng
Thursday, November 20, 196910AArmy.UnknownWeng
Sunday, November 16, 196938ACaptain's role, at his tableB. H. KruseWeng
Tuesday, December 31, 196810AMultitude.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 2, 19681AParty man.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 30, 19683DCrowd.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 9, 196875DBoniface.S. LambertFarrar
Monday, May 27, 196827AParty giver.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 11, 196710AParty man.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 7, 196744AMultitude.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Wednesday, April 26, 196713DArmy.Lois HillisFarrar
Thursday, January 19, 196740DInnkeeper.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sunday, October 9, 1966105DMultitude.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Wednesday, April 14, 196525DLarge number.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 10, 196510ALarge number.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 2, 196556DParty man.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 9, 19641DMyriad.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
Wednesday, July 8, 196423AParty-giver.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 27, 196331DMultitude.Louise EarnestFarrar
Thursday, June 27, 196323AArmy.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 4, 196244AThrong.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 15, 19627DMultitude.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 2, 19621DParty giver.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, January 6, 196260ALarge number.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wednesday, September 27, 196145ABoniface.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 6, 19601ABoniface.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 24, 196036AThrong.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 30, 196050DEntertainer.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 8, 195952DMultitude.Barbara BrasureFarrar
Saturday, February 14, 195945DParty giver.Edward CansteinFarrar
Sunday, August 3, 1958140ALandlord.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Tuesday, July 29, 195857AA great number.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, October 30, 195726AArmy.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 7, 195636AInnkeeper.Mel TaubFarrar
Tuesday, July 17, 195610AHome team.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, February 17, 195629AInnkeeper.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thursday, August 25, 195543AA multitude.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Friday, September 10, 195430DBoniface.S. A. KayFarrar
Saturday, February 13, 19541AMultitude.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 22, 195388AMultitude.W. E. JonesFarrar
Friday, September 25, 19531AThrong of people.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thursday, February 26, 195313DA large number.George HendersonFarrar
Friday, January 30, 195332DBaruch to Churchill.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, September 6, 195229AInnkeeper.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 8, 19521AHome team.Harold T. BersFarrar
Saturday, January 12, 195229AA lot of people.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 17, 19519DThrong or swarm.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 7, 195111DLandlord of an inn.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 16, 194783DLandlord.Zelma MastersFarrar
Sunday, May 6, 194537DLandlord.C. W. CrossFarrar
Sunday, November 7, 1943116DMultitude.Zelma MastersFarrar
Sunday, November 8, 1942143AGreat army.Louis BaronFarrar