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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, July 13, 201426AIntimidating wordsTom McCoy
Friday, May 9, 201458AOminous final wordsJames Mulhern
Tuesday, April 29, 201447DOminous end of a threatJules P. Markey
Monday, August 19, 201363AUltimatum words (5)Jean O'Conor
Thursday, June 6, 201348D"Otherwise ..." (2)James Tuttle
Sunday, August 7, 20119DUnsettling last wordsTony Orbach and Janie Smulyan
Monday, January 24, 201124DUltimatum words (5)Fred Piscop
Friday, February 26, 201016AWords of intimidationJosh Knapp
Sunday, February 14, 201077A"And you'd better listen!"Matt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
Friday, January 1, 201061ABlackmailer's words (2)Brad Wilber
Thursday, August 20, 200945DBully's warningElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, May 17, 200911DUltimatum closerOliver Hill
Friday, March 13, 200924DOminous wordsJoon Pahk
Saturday, January 17, 200933DWords often accompanied by a 45-AcrossBrad Wilber
Tuesday, September 2, 200847DThreat enderStanley Newman
Sunday, August 3, 200876AUltimatum's endPeter A. Collins and Joe Krozel
Saturday, November 17, 200750DGoon's last wordsBrad Wilber
Sunday, March 18, 200730DUnfinished threatCraig Kasper
Friday, January 5, 200743AUnspecified, but invariably unpleasant, alternativePaula Gamache
Friday, September 8, 200623DBully's final wordsDavid Bunker
Sunday, May 7, 200694DOminous-sounding phraseTrip Payne
Sunday, March 5, 200664D"? and I mean it!"Ashish Madhukar Vengsarkar
Thursday, August 18, 200533DUltimatum enderPaula Gamache
Saturday, July 23, 200546A"?!!"Joe DiPietro
Sunday, March 13, 20052DVeiled threatPatrick Merrell
Sunday, February 27, 200577AUnspecified alternativeMike Torch
Sunday, December 12, 200412D"You don't even want to know the alternative!"Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Monday, December 6, 20044DUltimatum words (5)Barry C. Silk
Thursday, July 31, 20034DEnd of a warningPaula Gamache
Wednesday, June 25, 200366AUltimatum words (5)Leonard Williams
Friday, March 8, 200246DPart of a stern warningDavid J. Kahn
Saturday, February 16, 200213DWords before the consequencesFrank Longo
Wednesday, September 12, 200126DChoice words?Philip Lew
Wednesday, May 16, 200111DWords intended to intimidateRichard Silvestri
Monday, May 14, 200110DUltimatum phraseGregory E. Paul
Sunday, January 7, 200196DCommon threatManny Nosowsky
Sunday, September 24, 2000115AChilling wordsRandolph Ross
Wednesday, August 16, 200052AEnd of a blackmail letterDavid Levinson Wilk
Thursday, August 3, 200045D"You'll regret it otherwise!"Bob Sefick
Wednesday, August 2, 200048DWords intended to scareElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, July 23, 200073AThreatening words (2)Patrick Berry
Thursday, January 27, 200061AWords intended to instill fearDavid Ainslie Macleod
Thursday, November 4, 199927AThreat finaleMatthew Lees
Thursday, July 15, 199966AFinal words?Zack Butler
Thursday, May 6, 199937DEnd of a threatMatt Gaffney
Sunday, December 28, 199725AThreatening finaleMatt Gaffney
Thursday, July 17, 199724D"Otherwise..." (2)Wayne Robert Williams
Tuesday, January 21, 199719DTo avoid the alternative (2)T. W. Schier
Wednesday, August 21, 199650AUltimatum words (5)Fred Piscop
Sunday, May 26, 199617DUltimatumR. Ross
Friday, December 15, 199521AThreatening words (2)Harvey Estes
Thursday, March 16, 199512DTo avoid the alternative (2)A.J. Santora
Thursday, February 2, 19957DBlackmailer's words (2)Bob and Sharon Klahn

1 result for ORELSE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
March 30, 2014diagramless71AThreat enderEd Stein and Paula Gamache

45 results for ORELSE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, September 19, 199367AMenacing wordsJohn M. SamsonTaub
Sunday, October 4, 199268DBlackmailer's wordsRandolph RossMaleska
Sunday, November 11, 199018DChoice wordsJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sunday, January 10, 198832AThreatening phraseDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Sunday, May 10, 198713DMenacing phraseStanley GlassMaleska
Tuesday, December 16, 198611DUltimatum phraseJeanne WilsonMaleska
Sunday, June 30, 198572DThreatener's phraseCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Thursday, November 8, 198442DThreatening wordsShirley SolowayMaleska
Wednesday, July 28, 198218DThreatening wordsNancy McCarthyMaleska
Wednesday, May 26, 19829DThreat wordsJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, January 25, 198142DUltimatum wordsMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sunday, September 16, 197913DThreatening alternativeMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Tuesday, February 6, 19796DBlackmailer's phraseSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, November 24, 197850AThreatening phraseC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, May 7, 197879DThreatening termAnthony B. CanningMaleska
Thursday, February 9, 197857ABook of poems by Robert Penn WarrenAnn JenkinsMaleska
Thursday, January 19, 19787DThreatening wordsA. J. SantoraMaleska
Friday, December 16, 197722AEnforcer's expressionA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, May 15, 197759DThreatening wordsMaria G. RiceMaleska
Sunday, May 18, 1975137AWords of threatEleanor TylerWeng
Sunday, December 8, 1974125AWords of warningEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Wednesday, November 20, 197453AThreatening wordsMary HarrisWeng
Friday, July 12, 197410DWarning wordsSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Thursday, March 7, 19742DWords of threatRobin D. MayerWeng
Friday, December 14, 197320AThreatening wordsUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 10, 197259AThreatening wordsA. J. SantoraWeng
Wednesday, December 6, 197244DUltimatum wordsUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 16, 197248AVague threatC. McInerneyWeng
Saturday, May 30, 197049DThreatening wordsUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 24, 197095DThreatening wordsThreba JohnsonWeng
Tuesday, November 5, 196820AIf not.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 9, 1967154AUltimatum of a kind.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, February 26, 196774AIf not.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sunday, November 13, 196632AThreatening phrase.Anthony MorseFarrar
Wednesday, May 20, 196442DUnderworld threat.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 3, 1964117ATough ultimatum.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, November 10, 196318AIf not.W. E. JonesFarrar
Friday, February 22, 196320AGangland threat.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Monday, January 21, 196334AThreatening words.Norma SchierFarrar
Sunday, November 11, 196216DThreatening words.Will C. WengFarrar
Sunday, October 14, 196219DIf not.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Thursday, November 16, 196144DSlangy threat.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 1, 196016DIf not.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Saturday, October 24, 195947DPhrase indicating an ominous alternative.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 10, 195946DWords holding a threat.Roberta MorseFarrar