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7 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.

Sunday, March 9, 20149DGot to the point?Brendan Emmett Quigley
Saturday, December 17, 201150ALike stocking capsTom Heilman
Sunday, January 30, 2011113AThinned outKevin G. Der and Jessica A. Hui
Friday, December 12, 200813DGetting to the point?Mike Nothnagel
Tuesday, September 7, 200422ANarrowedSarah Keller
Saturday, September 18, 199938ALike chopsticksJoe DiPietro
Thursday, September 18, 19975DLike some jeans legsCathy Millhauser

1 result for TAPERED from Variety puzzles.

April 11, 2004cryptic1DStuff that's sticky and red, like chopsticks (7)Fraser Simpson

9 results for TAPERED from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Wednesday, October 20, 199321AAnagram of RED TAPENancy Scandrett RossTaub
Thursday, October 15, 199221ALike most toothpicks or steeplesNorma SteinbergMaleska
Thursday, October 10, 199136DDiminished graduallyWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Friday, March 16, 199035DLike the TrylonWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, September 16, 198122ASpirelikeJohn GreenmanMaleska
Wednesday, November 3, 197641DDecreased graduallyMarie WestWeng
Wednesday, March 19, 197536ALike a pyramidDiana SessionsWeng
Wednesday, November 11, 196438DDiminished slowly.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 17, 196240D___ off (stopped gradually).UnknownFarrar