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10 Results

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, February 1, 201243AEarring shapeElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, November 28, 201033AShed thingJeremy Newton
Tuesday, April 12, 20054DPendant gem shape (2)Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, August 15, 20008DPendant gem shape (2)Nancy Salomon and Sherry O. Blackard
Monday, November 1, 19994DSign of unhappinessRobert Frank
Monday, August 25, 19979DSign of sorrowRandall J. Hartman

1 result for TEARDROP from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
July 8, 2001cryptic5DSign of sadness confused predator (8)Richard Silvestri

3 results for TEARDROP from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Saturday, February 22, 19923DAnagram for proratedEli WesoffMaleska
Tuesday, February 11, 197535DEyewashMartha J. DeWittWeng
Tuesday, January 7, 196945AGem shape.UnknownWeng