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128 Results for PURR

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, May 20, 201562ARespond to a belly rub, sayJacob Stulberg
Monday, December 15, 201455DContented cat soundZhouqin Burnikel and Dennis Ryall
Monday, December 8, 201461DWhat cats and some engines doKevin Christian and Andrea Carla Michaels
Saturday, March 29, 20148DHimalayan productionBarry C. Silk
Sunday, August 4, 20131DResult of some heavy petting?Steven Ginzburg
Wednesday, August 1, 201235DRun smoothly (2)Doug Peterson
Thursday, June 21, 201248ASay sexilyCaleb Emmons
Friday, October 21, 201146DPet soundPatrick Berry
Saturday, July 4, 200933ACopy cats?Peter A. Collins and Joe Krozel
Tuesday, June 16, 200937DSign of a contented catPaula Gamache
Thursday, August 10, 200640DSound from a sex kitten?Todd McClary
Thursday, June 8, 20061AEngine sound (2)Joe DiPietro
Wednesday, April 12, 200620AWhat gentle strokes may produceElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, September 21, 200516ARun perfectlyAnne Garellick
Tuesday, June 21, 200515AContented sound (2)Nancy Kavanaugh
Thursday, April 8, 200447DSound from a BurmeseElizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, February 25, 200350ASay coquettishlyNancy Salomon
Tuesday, October 22, 200235DPetted pet's soundMichael Shteyman
Tuesday, October 15, 200227DGood engine sound (2)Nancy Salomon
Saturday, July 20, 200237ARun smoothly (2)Dana Motley
Friday, April 5, 200220AEngine sound (2)Peter Gordon
Sunday, February 3, 200220ASound of contentment (2)Richard Silvestri
Saturday, March 3, 200134A"I'm happy" in Siamese?Fraser Simpson
Tuesday, December 19, 200057ASound of a tuned engineFred Piscop
Wednesday, December 8, 199960DSound of a fine-tuned engineFred Piscop
Friday, April 16, 199934DPersian outputJohn Wolting
Sunday, March 1, 199878DManx "Thanks!"Cathy Millhauser
Thursday, February 26, 199850DTabby talkLois Sidway
Monday, August 25, 199735ASound of a cat or engineRandall J. Hartman
Monday, August 26, 199614ASound of contentment (2)G. E. Paul
Tuesday, August 2, 19947DResult of tummy rubbing?Arthur S. Verdesca
Tuesday, July 12, 199452AContented sound (2)Charles Arnold
Thursday, March 10, 199461DRumble of contentmentLois Sidway
Wednesday, December 8, 199334DGood engine sound (2)Norma Steinberg

94 results for PURR from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, June 27, 1993128ASound from SocksAlex K. JustinMaleska
Sunday, May 2, 199359AEngine soundArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Wednesday, December 30, 19925DManx murmurMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Wednesday, December 23, 199228DSatisfied serval's soundHarold B. CountsMaleska
Saturday, September 2, 198943AEngine noiseRhonda KrausMaleska
Thursday, May 11, 198914AManx murmurAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Thursday, March 16, 198946DSound of a well-tuned engineBetty JorgensenMaleska
Tuesday, March 14, 198950DFeline soundCohenMaleska
Saturday, July 30, 19882DPleased kitten's soundKenneth WitteMaleska
Saturday, October 4, 198634AClowder soundKenneth WitteMaleska
Sunday, December 29, 198564DRun smoothlyWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, March 21, 198533AGood motor soundDaniel GirardiMaleska
Thursday, August 23, 19849AMaltese's murmurJulian OchrymowychMaleska
Wednesday, November 30, 198350DSound of contentmentWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, September 4, 198350AHum of a motorMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Friday, December 10, 198265AContented murmurBradshawMaleska
Sunday, November 28, 198290DMotor soundWarren W. ReichMaleska
Sunday, August 1, 198275AContented soundJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tuesday, September 22, 198141ASound from Tabby's "motor"PlattMaleska
Friday, August 21, 198117ASound heard in a clowderLois SidwayMaleska
Monday, July 13, 198139AFeline soundMaloneyMaleska
Sunday, May 10, 198139DContented soundJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Thursday, January 29, 198154A"___ myself to sleep . . . ": TwainEdward MarcheseMaleska
Saturday, December 13, 198033DRun smoothly, as an engineVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Friday, September 19, 198055DContented soundSara V. TuckermanMaleska
Wednesday, August 13, 19803DContented cat's commentPeter SwiftMaleska
Wednesday, July 23, 198010DSound of contentmentHarriet Gilson RosenbergMaleska
Tuesday, May 13, 198028DFeline soundWaltuchMaleska
Monday, December 17, 19797DMurmuring soundEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Thursday, October 25, 19797DWell-tuned engine soundTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, October 21, 197985DEngine soundDavid J. Pohl and John M. SamsonMaleska
Tuesday, January 2, 197912DRun smoothlyJacobsMaleska
Tuesday, February 28, 197814AOne sound of contentmentHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Thursday, September 22, 197743DCat soundJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tuesday, September 6, 197714AManx's murmurWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, May 18, 197754DHappy tabby soundHugh McElroyMaleska
Sunday, January 2, 1977122DCat or motor soundJ. A. FelkerWeng
Monday, September 13, 197633AContented soundHerb L. RisteenWeng
Wednesday, October 22, 19752DMurmurVirginia ButlerWeng
Saturday, October 11, 197546ASound of satisfactionMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Friday, August 29, 19753DMurmuring soundJordan S. LasherWeng
Saturday, May 24, 197527ACat soundRichard CampWeng
Wednesday, September 18, 197461APet's soundMary DormanWeng
Friday, June 7, 197461ASmooth engine soundMike O'NeillWeng
Wednesday, October 3, 197338ASound of a sleek engineUnknownWeng
Tuesday, May 22, 197357DContented soundUnknownWeng
Tuesday, May 8, 197348AGood motor soundUnknownWeng
Thursday, October 28, 197159ALow soundUnknownWeng
Tuesday, January 6, 197050AContented soundUnknownWeng
Thursday, December 18, 196937AGood motor sound.UnknownWeng
Saturday, June 29, 196814AContented sound.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 6, 19682DSatisfied sound.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 1, 196850DMotor sound.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 25, 196715AMurmuring sound.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 7, 19678DFeline sound.George LaczkoFarrar
Sunday, September 25, 196646AGood motor sound.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Friday, November 26, 196551ASound of satisfaction.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 9, 196593DContented sound.Sidney LambertFarrar
Monday, November 23, 196433DFeline sound.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 9, 196433AHum.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 14, 1964117AContented sound.Anthony MorseFarrar
Tuesday, January 1, 196353DSound of contentment.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Tuesday, December 18, 196215AFeline sound.Sidney LambertFarrar
Monday, October 1, 196227AGood motor sound.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 30, 196263AContented sound.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, March 27, 196243AFeline sound.Mel TaubFarrar
Sunday, July 9, 196191DFeline sound.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Thursday, June 22, 196135ASound of feline felicity.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 22, 196054DSound of contentment.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 1, 196040ASound of a well-tuned engine.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 23, 19593DContented sound.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 18, 1959102DSound Dick Whittington heard.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Saturday, October 20, 195636DSound of contentment.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 29, 195683DSound of a quiet engine.William S. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sunday, December 25, 195548DSound of a motor.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Friday, August 26, 19553DGood motor sound.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 10, 195514ASound of contentment.Elsie BishopFarrar
Thursday, May 5, 195543ASound of a motor.Bernice GordonFarrar
Monday, October 18, 195411DFeline sound.Jo BodleFarrar
Sunday, August 1, 195434DMotor sound.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, July 7, 195327ASound of contentment.Edward BucklerFarrar
Saturday, January 31, 195346DSound of contentment.Israel GitterFarrar
Sunday, December 28, 195210DCat song.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thursday, September 18, 195239DFeline's contented note.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 31, 1952123ASymbol of contentment.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, August 17, 1952119DManx' sound.Israel GitterFarrar
Monday, July 28, 195247DLow murmuring sound.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 14, 195244DSound of contentment.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 6, 195114ASound of feline felicity.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 3, 194833DSound of a motor.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Sunday, May 9, 194875AMurmuring sound.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, July 23, 1944155AMurmuring sound.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sunday, April 30, 194462DLow murmur.Alexis P. BoodbergFarrar
Sunday, January 30, 1944110ASound of feline contentment.Willard N. JordanFarrar