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

DateGridClueAuthor
Friday, April 6, 201236ASmoothMike Nothnagel
Tuesday, November 30, 201068ASocially polishedKristian House
Tuesday, April 7, 200911DDebonair (5)Joon Pahk
Saturday, July 9, 200546DNot at all bumpkinishPatrick Berry
Thursday, September 16, 200432DDebonair (5)Paula Gamache
Saturday, January 10, 200437DWorldlyBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, January 4, 200472ASlickPatrick Merrell
Wednesday, July 23, 200330DUrbane (3)Ed Early
Monday, April 2, 200116ADebonair (5)Peter Gordon
Sunday, February 1, 199895ASlick, so to speakMerl Reagle
Sunday, December 14, 199780DUrbane (3)Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, October 1, 199652DDebonair (5)R. J. Hartman
Monday, September 4, 199531AUrbane (3)Richard Thomas
Sunday, July 9, 199550ADebonair (5)Nancy Nicholson Joline

1 result for SUAVE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
September 19, 2004acrosticKCharming in a smooth, sophisticated wayEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

42 results for SUAVE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, September 5, 199344ADebonairNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sunday, July 18, 1993106DBlandly urbaneMark DiehlMaleska
Sunday, February 2, 19921DUrbaneAlfio MicciMaleska
Wednesday, October 23, 199117DUrbaneLois SidwayMaleska
Monday, June 4, 199031AUrbaneSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, June 2, 199025DLike a smoothieWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, February 19, 198960DLike a smoothieA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, August 15, 198830DDebonairNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Thursday, August 4, 198819DDebonairJames E. Hinish, Jr.Maleska
Sunday, July 12, 198720AUrbaneLouis SabinMaleska
Friday, March 27, 19876DUrbaneRhonda KrausMaleska
Tuesday, March 17, 198747DUrbaneJoy L. WoukMaleska
Friday, April 4, 198615APolishedDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Wednesday, August 21, 198564APolishedNorma SteinbergMaleska
Monday, July 9, 198459AUrbaneJohn H. HalesMaleska
Sunday, March 18, 198423ABlandBert RosenfieldMaleska
Saturday, May 21, 198352DUrbaneJoe ClonickMaleska
Monday, November 22, 198225DUrbanePeter SwiftMaleska
Saturday, June 20, 198154DOilyDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Saturday, December 15, 197967APolishedJean J. DavisonMaleska
Saturday, January 14, 197814DUrbaneA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thursday, October 27, 197729DBlandly urbaneJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, September 25, 197787DSmooth-tonguedWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, June 6, 197744AUrbaneDorothy CannanMaleska
Monday, June 7, 197627DSmoothly politeHerb L. RisteenWeng
Saturday, February 28, 197659ASmoothAnthony B. CanningWeng
Saturday, January 3, 197632AUrbaneRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Friday, December 6, 197443ASmoothJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Wednesday, February 17, 197140AUrbaneUnknownWeng
Sunday, June 21, 197075ABlandly urbaneEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sunday, May 10, 197042DUrbaneMary M. MurdochWeng
Friday, July 11, 196933DPolished.UnknownWeng
Sunday, December 22, 196823DPoliticAnne FoxFarrar
Friday, November 29, 196836DUrbane.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 21, 196840ASmooth.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 14, 1968100DUrbane.Diana SessionsFarrar
Friday, January 8, 196552DUrbane.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 19, 196443AUrbane.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 19, 196326DBlandly pleasing.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 5, 196224DUrbane.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Saturday, December 9, 196133DUrbane.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 9, 196039AUrbane.UnknownFarrar