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:

21 Results for PUREST

5 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

Monday, November 16, 201548DMost unsulliedJim Holland
Monday, August 31, 199842DLeast tainted (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Saturday, May 23, 199847DLeast affectedRich Norris
Friday, December 26, 19975DLeast tainted (2)Bob Sefick
Sunday, October 15, 1995106DMost perfectMel Rosen

1 result for PUREST from Variety puzzles.

May 23, 2004panda40DTo rest up is most innocentMel Taub

15 results for PUREST from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, November 16, 198617DLeast alloyedDeborah Pelkey TrombleyMaleska
Sunday, March 17, 1985106AMost faultlessJohn McCarthy SamsonMaleska
Monday, August 20, 197944D" . . . a gem of ___ ray serene": GrayHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, February 10, 197531ALeast pollutedMel RosenWeng
Wednesday, January 3, 197345AMost genuineUnknownWeng
Saturday, June 17, 197233ALeast pollutedUnknownWeng
Wednesday, February 23, 197243ALeast sulliedUnknownWeng
Tuesday, February 8, 197228A" . . . of ___ ray serene"UnknownWeng
Monday, August 24, 197046DMost absoluteUnknownWeng
Monday, June 17, 19685DHaving the least adulteration.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 22, 195847DClearest.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 19, 19576AMost perfect.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 24, 195741DMost unadulterated.Herbert LyleFarrar
Thursday, November 15, 195145A"Of ___ ray serene."UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 13, 194231D"Full many a gem of __ ray serene."—Gray.Agnes W. BartlettFarrar