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89 Results for MUM

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

Wednesday, April 29, 201532AQuietDaniel Landman
Saturday, June 28, 201450AOn the q.t.Josh Knapp
Tuesday, November 1, 201141AIt's "the word"Kristian House
Monday, March 14, 201141DNot saying a thingAndrea Carla Michaels
Tuesday, November 3, 200925ANot talkingBarry Boone
Tuesday, July 28, 20091ATight-lipped (2)Tony Orbach
Wednesday, July 15, 200911A"The word"Joon Pahk
Saturday, August 25, 200732DClammed upMyles Callum
Sunday, May 27, 2007108DClosemouthed (3)Patrick Berry
Friday, April 14, 200611DButtoned upJames E. Buell
Sunday, January 1, 2006119DQueen ___ (2)Joe DiPietro
Monday, April 11, 200542AClosemouthed (3)Norma Steinberg
Monday, May 24, 20048DSilentFrederick J. Healy
Wednesday, January 15, 20031ANot tellingBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, February 6, 200210AEngland's Queen ___Joe DiPietro
Friday, August 17, 200111AQueen ___ (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, March 25, 20011ABritain's Queen ___Trip Payne
Sunday, July 16, 20007DBig bloomDavid J. Kahn
Thursday, June 22, 20006DTight-lipped (2)Robert B. Baker
Wednesday, September 29, 199920AClosemouthed (3)Patrick D. Berry
Friday, May 15, 199841AUncommunicativeJohn Wolting
Sunday, January 25, 199833ASaying nothingDave Tuller
Saturday, June 7, 199741AMember of a British familyMartin Schneider
Wednesday, November 2, 199462DMother's flower?Harvey Estes

1 result for MUM from Variety puzzles.

December 22, 2002diagramless7DTight-lippedMichael Shteyman

64 results for MUM from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Wednesday, September 15, 199350ASilentRand H. BurnsTaub
Friday, December 6, 199149ASilentJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Monday, March 11, 199134ABritish parentFrank MiceliMaleska
Sunday, July 9, 198997DIt's the wordJacques LiwerMaleska
Friday, April 1, 198833DIt's sometimes the wordAlfio MicciMaleska
Sunday, January 3, 198895AIt's the wordElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Saturday, December 7, 198547ASilentGayle DeanMaleska
Tuesday, August 27, 198559DFall flower, for shortChristy RidleyMaleska
Sunday, June 30, 198586DFall flower, for shortCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Thursday, May 23, 198523A"The word"Robert KatzMaleska
Tuesday, March 19, 198547ASilentArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Monday, July 30, 198433ASilentJeanne WilsonMaleska
Wednesday, July 25, 198429DSilentWhittenMaleska
Friday, April 13, 198433AIt's sometimes the wordLouis SabinMaleska
Thursday, May 12, 198355AShowy flower, for shortBert RosenfieldMaleska
Tuesday, October 26, 198260DSilentJoy L. WoukMaleska
Friday, August 8, 197524ASilentSophie FiermanWeng
Tuesday, May 13, 197514DUncommunicativeJay SpryWeng
Thursday, February 13, 197522DNot talkingJames BarrickWeng
Tuesday, November 5, 197442DNot talkingReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Monday, April 22, 197447DWordlessThomas SheehanWeng
Monday, October 15, 197355ANot talkingUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 8, 197365AThe word, at timesRonald HirschfeldWeng
Thursday, February 24, 197242AFall bloomerUnknownWeng
Thursday, January 6, 197234AThe word, at timesUnknownWeng
Thursday, November 19, 197058DSilentUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 8, 197050AQuiet flowerEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Thursday, July 24, 196958ANot talking.UnknownWeng
Thursday, June 12, 196920AUncommunicative.UnknownWeng
Sunday, June 9, 1968109AFlower, for short.S. LambertFarrar
Tuesday, August 1, 196761AFlower: Colloq.C. V. KingFarrar
Sunday, May 28, 196791AFlower, for short.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thursday, May 13, 19659DTaciturn.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 22, 196353DThe word, sometimes.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Tuesday, November 19, 196363DFlower, for short.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, October 20, 196352ASilent.Tom MixonFarrar
Wednesday, November 7, 196221DNot speaking.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 10, 196258DNot talking.Lois HillisFarrar
Sunday, April 1, 196269DSilent.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thursday, May 18, 196120ASilent.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 23, 196153DTongue-tied.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 15, 196195AFall flower, for short.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, May 1, 195944DSilent.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Saturday, March 21, 195962DSilent.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 7, 1958137DQuiet.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tuesday, July 15, 195864DNot talking.S. A. KayFarrar
Saturday, June 8, 195745ATaciturn.Charles C. AllenFarrar
Monday, April 8, 195737ANot talking.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sunday, March 3, 1957141DSilent.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Friday, August 3, 195655DFlower: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 25, 195632AWith sealed lips.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 29, 195543ANot talking.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 6, 195516DNot speaking.Maura JacobsonFarrar
Thursday, February 24, 195554ASilent.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 10, 195335AQuiet.Martha BrownleeFarrar
Thursday, February 8, 195161DSilent.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, December 3, 195047DMamma.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thursday, November 16, 195045DFootball flower.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 14, 195063DFall flower.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 22, 195036ASilent.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 15, 194629ANot speaking.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, July 1, 194533AStrong German ale.Clara RusheFarrar
Sunday, July 4, 194318DSilent.J. C. DoesburgFarrar
Sunday, November 29, 1942109D"The citizens are ___, and speak not a word."—Shakespeare.Willard N. JordanFarrar