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The most popular 10-letter answers

Here are the most popular 10-letter answers sorted by count of occurrences across all puzzles: pre-Shortz, Shortz Era, and Variety.

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CountAnswer words
47EISENHOWER
36WASHINGTON
33OPENSESAME
29ONEATATIME ROUNDROBIN
27HORSESENSE
26ALEXANDRIA
25APPLESAUCE
24ADAMANDEVE ENTERPRISE LIONSSHARE
23SOURGRAPES TOUCHANDGO
22AUNTIEMAME CASABLANCA FATHERTIME PRIMADONNA WHITEHOUSE
21ADAMSAPPLE ELEMENTARY PIGEONHOLE PIGINAPOKE RABBITEARS REDHERRING TURKEYTROT WALLAWALLA
20EASYSTREET HODGEPODGE IVORYTOWER JOLLYROGER LIPSERVICE MATTERHORN OPERAHOUSE
19BALDERDASH ELECTORATE EVENSTEVEN GRANDSTAND HOCUSPOCUS LOSANGELES SANTAMARIA SWEETHEART TELEVISION
18AVANTGARDE CINDERELLA OUTOFORDER PAPERTIGER PROPAGANDA STONEHENGE
17GOLDILOCKS HORSEOPERA OCEANLINER REALESTATE SANANTONIO SANTACLAUS WALLSTREET
16ABOVEBOARD ANNABELLEE ARISTOCRAT ARMAGEDDON COLEPORTER DONQUIXOTE DOWNANDOUT HANDMEDOWN HANKYPANKY KISSMEKATE MAINSTREET MASTERMIND OUTERSPACE PERRYMASON REPERTOIRE TRIPLEPLAY UPSIDEDOWN WELLINGTON
15AMENCORNER CHEESECAKE CHOPSTICKS EARTHQUAKE EASTOFEDEN EYEWITNESS GREENTHUMB MARIONETTE MONTICELLO ONTHELEVEL OUTONALIMB PAULREVERE POSTMASTER RAGAMUFFIN SECONDHAND TATTLETALE UNDERCOVER UPINTHEAIR
14ANTARCTICA APOSTROPHE BELLADONNA BLACKMAGIC BROWNBETTY CINCINNATI COPPERHEAD EVANESCENT FOURSQUARE GOLDFINGER HELENHAYES HITTHEROAD ICEBREAKER INHOTWATER LONERANGER MUMBOJUMBO NEERDOWELL ONTHEHOUSE PRESIDENTS PRESSAGENT PRIVATEEYE ROUNDTABLE ROYALFLUSH SPOILSPORT UPTHECREEK WILLYNILLY
13ADDISABABA ALOHASTATE AMBASSADOR BESTSELLER BLOODYMARY CALIFORNIA CATSCRADLE CHILDSPLAY CROSSROADS DELIBERATE FACETOFACE HEARTSEASE IMPRESARIO INTERSTATE IONOSPHERE ITALIANICE MADAGASCAR MAOTSETUNG MYFAIRLADY NEWORLEANS NOELCOWARD OPENLETTER OPENSEASON OVALOFFICE PARLIAMENT PILLOWTALK RESTAURANT ROADRUNNER ROCKBOTTOM SEANOCASEY SHOESTRING SHORELEAVE SIXTHSENSE SQUAREDEAL STREAMLINE SWEETTOOTH TICKERTAPE TIPPECANOE
12AMELIORATE ANTEBELLUM ARCHIMEDES ASTRONAUTS ASTRONOMER AUTOMATION BARBERSHOP BATONROUGE BLUERIBBON CARICATURE CLOSESHAVE COLDTURKEY CONTRABAND CRAZYQUILT DOUBLEPLAY EASYDOESIT ERICTHERED FILIBUSTER GRANDHOTEL HURLYBURLY ILLITERATE KNICKKNACK MASQUERADE MINESTRONE MONTGOMERY NOMANSLAND ONTHEROCKS ORANGEBOWL RINGLEADER TEETOTALER TURTLENECK VANITYFAIR WONDERLAND
11ANEMOMETER ARABIANSEA ARROWSMITH ARTICULATE BACKTOBACK BEDOFROSES BRASSTACKS BULLMARKET BYANDLARGE CLOVERLEAF COATOFARMS COMICSTRIP CROSSWORDS DEEPFREEZE DESIDERATA DIAMONDLIL DOUBLETALK EASTORANGE ENDEARMENT FLEAMARKET FREEFORALL GOLDENRULE GRASSROOTS GREENBERET GRETAGARBO LASTSUPPER MAGNACARTA MAIDMARIAN MIKEHAMMER MOREORLESS NAMBYPAMBY NESSELRODE NEVERNEVER NOVASCOTIA OPENHANDED ORATORICAL OUTOFSIGHT PALINDROME PIRATESHIP RENDEZVOUS REPUBLICAN RHINESTONE ROSEGARDEN SALMAGUNDI SATELLITES SECONDRATE SINEQUANON STALINGRAD STONEMASON SWEETIEPIE TALKTURKEY TARANTELLA TEAPOTDOME TENNESSEAN TERRACOTTA TINKERBELL TWEEDLEDEE WALLFLOWER WESTWARDHO WETBLANKET
10ABERRATION ACCIDENTAL ALAMOGORDO ALLANADALE BLACKSHEEP BROWNSTONE CANTERBURY CHATTERBOX COLORATURA COMEDIENNE CRAZYHORSE DILETTANTE DINAHSHORE DISNEYLAND DOORTODOOR EASTERTIDE EVANGELINE FLYBYNIGHT GOFORBROKE GOLDENGATE GOODYGOODY GOOSEFLESH GRANDOPERA GRAVYTRAIN HORSESHOES ICONOCLAST ILOVEPARIS INSANDOUTS JAWBREAKER LADYGODIVA LONGFELLOW METROPOLIS MINDREADER MONTECARLO MOTHERLODE NATHANHALE NONCHALANT OFFTHECUFF OSCARWILDE OVERTHETOP PEASHOOTER PICKPOCKET POINTBLANK QUIDPROQUO REDBUTTONS REDSKELTON RINGMASTER ROUNDABOUT SANTAANITA SHORTORDER STRINGBEAN STRIPTEASE SUMMERTIME TABLEDHOTE TAILORMADE TAKEITEASY TEMPERANCE THERETHERE TOETHELINE TOMFOOLERY TOTHEPOINT TRAMPOLINE TRANSISTOR TYPEWRITER UNCLEREMUS WINETASTER
9ABORIGINAL ADOLESCENT AIDEDECAMP ALLITERATE ALLTHESAME ANNODOMINI ANTICLIMAX APPARITION ASSESSMENT ATMOSPHERE ATTENDANCE BACKGAMMON BLACKSTONE BLINDALLEY BRAINSTORM BUSHLEAGUE CLEANSLATE CORONATION DONNYBROOK DUTCHTREAT ENTOMOLOGY ETHANALLEN EVERGLADES EXASPERATE EXCITEMENT EXPATRIATE FLAPDOODLE GESUNDHEIT GOLDDIGGER GREENHOUSE GRINDSTONE HANDINHAND HEAVENSENT HISPANIOLA HOITYTOITY IAMACAMERA IMPOSSIBLE IRENEDUNNE ISAACSTERN IVORYCOAST JACKANAPES LEFTHANDED LITTLEJOHN LONGISLAND LONGWINDED MELTINGPOT NOISEMAKER NOMDEPLUME NOWANDTHEN OLDHICKORY ONTHEFENCE OPERASERIA OPERATIONS ORANGEPEEL PANJANDRUM PEJORATIVE PICCADILLY PIEALAMODE POCKETVETO PORKBARREL PRIZEFIGHT PUERTORICO RATTLETRAP REARWINDOW REDSNAPPER RELATIVITY RIGHTANGLE ROBERTELEE ROUNDHOUSE SACRAMENTO SATURNALIA SCOTCHTAPE SERPENTINE SNAILSPACE SPARETIRES SPLITHAIRS SPOONERISM STAYATHOME STRAWBERRY SUPERSONIC TERREHAUTE TINTORETTO TONGUETIED TURTLEDOVE TWINCITIES UPPERCRUST UPTONOGOOD WANDERLUST WITCHCRAFT WORDSWORTH
8ACROPHOBIA ADAMANTINE AFICIONADO AFTERTASTE ALARMCLOCK ALTERATION AMALGAMATE AMPERSANDS ANDSOTOBED ANESTHESIA ANTICIPATE AQUAMARINE ARABLEAGUE AVAGARDNER AVERAGEMAN BALLERINAS BARLEYCORN BELLWETHER BLACKSMITH BLUEBONNET BOOKKEEPER BOOTLEGGER BOTTLENECK BOULDERDAM BRANDYWINE BROOMSTICK CANDIDATES CAPISTRANO CHARLESTON CLARKGABLE CORNUCOPIA CREPEPAPER DEMOCRATIC DURANDURAN EAGLESCOUT EARLWARREN EASTERLILY EDNAFERBER ENGLISHMEN EQUESTRIAN ETHANFROME EXHILARATE EXTRAEXTRA FAIRYTALES FITZGERALD FORTYNINER GAMEKEEPER GARYCOOPER GEORGESAND GETTYSBURG GETUPANDGO GIANTSQUID GREGARIOUS HAIRRAISER HAMANDEGGS HAMMERHEAD HANDTOHAND HEREANDNOW HORSEPOWER HULLABALOO IDEALISTIC INABSENTIA INCONSTANT INDONESIAN INGOODTIME INITIATIVE INVETERATE IRONMAIDEN JEOPARDIZE JERRYBUILT JESSEJAMES LANATURNER LASTRESORT LEADPENCIL LEPRECHAUN LESSISMORE LINEDRIVES LITERATURE LOVELETTER LOVERSLANE MARIECURIE MARYMARTIN MOLTENLAVA MOONSHINER NEWENGLAND NINETOFIVE NIPANDTUCK NOBELPRIZE NOWORNEVER OBLITERATE OEDIPUSREX OLMANRIVER ONTHEBLINK ORNAMENTAL OVERANDOUT OVERCHARGE PAGETURNER PEACECORPS PECCADILLO PENICILLIN PGTHIRTEEN PIEDATERRE PIPEDREAMS POSTAGEDUE PRESENTDAY PROTESTANT QUEENSLAND RAMSHACKLE REPORTCARD RESENTMENT RESTRAINED RITAMORENO ROOSEVELTS ROTISSERIE ROUGHRIDER SEASERPENT SEVASTOPOL SHANKSMARE SIDEBYSIDE SIDESADDLE SIXSHOOTER SLEIGHRIDE SNAREDRUMS SPEEDLIMIT SPELLBOUND SQUAREROOT STAGECOACH STANDSTILL STENTORIAN SUGARDADDY THEATRICAL THENATURAL TIETHEKNOT TWEEDLEDUM UNILATERAL UPANDDOING WARADMIRAL WISECRACKS
7ABELINCOLN ABOMINABLE ADAPTATION AFTERHOURS ALIENATION AMANUENSIS AMENTOTHAT ANIMALFARM ANTECEDENT ANTOINETTE APPEARANCE AREWEALONE ASPIRATION ATONEMENTS AUSTRALIAN BABYBOOMER BABYSITTER BATTLESHIP BEFORELONG BETTEDAVIS BILLETDOUX BLACKBOARD BLACKMARIA BLINDDATES BLUEMONDAY BLUESTREAK BOTTOMLINE BRONXCHEER BROWBEATEN CAMPANELLA CANNONBALL CANTILEVER CARBONCOPY CARSONCITY COMICOPERA COPACABANA COPENHAGEN COTTONTAIL CREDITCARD CRISSCROSS DEERSLAYER DEUCESWILD DIRTYHARRY DONOTENTER DOUBLETIME DOVETAILED DRUMSTICKS ECUMENICAL EDITORIALS EDSULLIVAN EGOCENTRIC ELIZABETHI EMANCIPATE ERECTORSET ERNIEBANKS ESCRITOIRE ETERNITIES EVERGREENS EVERYWHERE EXAGGERATE EXALTATION EYECONTACT EYEOPENERS FREELOADER FRIENDSHIP GEORGETOWN GHOSTSTORY GINGERSNAP GOLFCOURSE GRACEKELLY GRAYMATTER GREATLAKES GREENLIGHT GUILLOTINE HALLOFFAME HEADHUNTER HEADSTRONG HEAVYMETAL HEMISPHERE HOOTENANNY HOTSPRINGS HOTTAMALES HOUSEPARTY IANFLEMING ICESKATERS IMPERATIVE INORDINATE INSTITCHES INTERMEZZO INTRAMURAL IRIDESCENT ITOLDYOUSO JACKLONDON JAMSESSION JOHNNYCAKE JULIACHILD KHRUSHCHEV LARGESCALE LASTMINUTE LATRAVIATA LEOTOLSTOY LITTERBUGS LIVERWURST LOTUSEATER LUMBERJACK MANCHESTER MARTINIQUE MOTHERSDAY MOUSETRAPS MOZAMBIQUE NATURALGAS NEATASAPIN NONONSENSE OGLETHORPE ONONESTOES ONTHEBEACH ONTHEFRITZ ONTHELOOSE OPALESCENT OPERATIVES OUTLANDISH OUTOFDOORS OVERWEIGHT PASTMASTER PETESEEGER PIGEONTOED PLANTATION PRAIRIEDOG PROVIDENCE RATATATTAT REDASABEET REMUNERATE RHINOCEROS RICHARDIII RIGHTFIELD RUBBERNECK SANDDOLLAR SAUERKRAUT SCAPEGRACE SCAREDYCAT SCREENTEST SEABISCUIT SEQUENTIAL SETTLEDOWN SEVENTHSON SIDESTREET SIDEWINDER SIGHTSEERS SILHOUETTE SIRGALAHAD SMALLWORLD SMARTALECK SNAPDRAGON SOAPOPERAS SPEEDDEMON SPLITLEVEL STALACTITE STANLEYCUP STARGAZERS STATEMENTS STICKSHIFT STNICHOLAS TABERNACLE TALEBEARER TANTAMOUNT TEARJERKER TEMPTATION TENDERFOOT THREEBEARS THREEKINGS TOPBANANAS TORRENTIAL TOUCHSTONE TOURNAMENT TRESPASSES UNCLEVANYA UNIVERSITY VERNACULAR WAGONTRAIN WARDHEELER WATERMELON WESTBERLIN WHITESALES WHITESTONE WITCHHAZEL XENOPHOBIA ZEROMOSTEL