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:

13 Results for OCTAVES

5 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.

DateGridClueAuthor
Friday, July 30, 20103DMusical seriesKevin G. Der
Friday, March 10, 20062DStaff sizes?Kevin McCann
Saturday, December 30, 200032ASome exercisesRich Norris
Sunday, February 21, 199965AMusical intervalsFred Piscop
Friday, June 6, 19975DParts of sonnetsGerald R. Ferguson

1 result for OCTAVES from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
April 2, 2006acrosticUSome practice runsEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

7 results for OCTAVES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, October 22, 198998ASingers often have twoPhyllis FehringerMaleska
Friday, March 25, 19833DHarmonic combinationsJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Sunday, September 5, 1982125ASonnet sectionsLouise EarnestMaleska
Sunday, February 3, 197445DPiano notesBert KruseWeng
Sunday, June 5, 19557DGroups of eight.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Saturday, February 20, 195434AIntervals in music.Israel GitterFarrar
Sunday, May 16, 194323AStanzas of eight lines.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar