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79 results for ABAFT

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

Tuesday, July 25, 201725DToward the rearAlex Vratsanos
Tuesday, May 3, 20165AToward a boat's wakeJohn Westwig
Friday, February 5, 201662AOpposite of aforeMary Lou Guizzo
Saturday, February 28, 201560ARearward, to a rear admiralBarry C. Silk
Saturday, May 12, 20126DSailor's behind (3)Caleb Madison
Sunday, November 8, 20091DToward the stern (4)Robert W. Harris
Wednesday, May 20, 20091DToward the stern (4)Ashish Vengsarkar
Monday, November 17, 200829DRearward, at sea (2)Paula Gamache
Monday, October 27, 20086DSternward (2)Andrea Carla Michaels and Michael Blake
Saturday, August 2, 200818AFore's oppositeKaren M. Tracey
Sunday, June 1, 200814DTo the rear ofPatrick Berry
Tuesday, December 25, 200733DSailor's behind (3)Nancy Salomon
Sunday, June 17, 200784DRearward, at sea (2)Tony Orbach & Patrick Blindauer
Friday, September 8, 200610ASailor's behind (3)David Bunker
Tuesday, November 11, 20039AToward the stern (4)M. Francis Vuolo
Saturday, May 31, 20039ATo the rear, to a rear admiralMitch Komro
Sunday, March 23, 19976ASternward (2)Bryant White
Sunday, November 3, 199616AToward the rudderM. Nosowsky
Monday, June 17, 19965ATo the rear, nauticallyS. L. Robbins
Thursday, January 25, 199612DToward the stern (4)D. Kahn

1 result for ABAFT from Variety puzzles.

July 24, 2016acrosticSToward the stern of the shipEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

58 results for ABAFT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, January 13, 199237AAsternRuth MinaryMaleska
Monday, April 8, 199132DToward the sternPeter SwiftMaleska
Thursday, March 7, 19919AAt the sternEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, September 29, 198829ASternwardS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Sunday, January 10, 198815DSternwardDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Saturday, November 7, 19876ARearward, at seaWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, October 7, 198725ANautical directionBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Tuesday, March 17, 198716AToward the sternJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, January 25, 19878DBehind, at seaJames and Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Saturday, March 15, 198625DBehind, on the brinyPatterson PeppleMaleska
Tuesday, December 17, 198525DIn the rear, at seaSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, February 26, 19841ABehind, at seaPeter SwiftMaleska
Tuesday, August 30, 198334ATo the rear, at seaJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sunday, December 12, 198281ABehind at seaBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, June 14, 198186DToward the back of the shipJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Sunday, July 6, 198044DSternwardBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wednesday, February 7, 19797DAt the sternC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, January 16, 197768AToward the sternJordan S. LasherWeng
Wednesday, April 21, 19761DBehind, nauticallyJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Tuesday, May 6, 19755AToward the sternWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Saturday, December 28, 197442DSternwardThomas SheehanWeng
Friday, November 9, 19736DAsternUnknownWeng
Thursday, September 6, 197313ABehind, at seaUnknownWeng
Wednesday, July 11, 197351DTo the rearUnknownWeng
Friday, March 16, 197325DToward the sternUnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 26, 197211DBehind, shipwiseUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 9, 197297ANautical termKeith BlakeWeng
Saturday, November 7, 19709DTo the rearUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 3, 197056DAsternBarbara H. LewisWeng
Saturday, January 31, 197044ABehind, nauticallyUnknownWeng
Friday, October 11, 19685ANautical term.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 14, 196848DNautical term.Bert BeamanFarrar
Wednesday, October 11, 196731DNautical term.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Monday, December 13, 19653DNautical term.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 27, 19655ANautical term.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 15, 196546ATo the stern.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 26, 196425ANautical term.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 3, 19646DNautical term.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 12, 196424DTo the rear of.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 24, 19641AIn back of, at sea.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 8, 196449ANautical term.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Friday, August 16, 196361ANautical term.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 4, 19635ASternward.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 13, 196310DBehind.Jean ReedFarrar
Monday, December 17, 196215ANautical termEileen LexauFarrar
Sunday, October 21, 196271AAt the stern.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Wednesday, February 21, 196245AAstern.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Monday, March 13, 196112DBehind: Naut.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 15, 195816ABehind: Naut.Geraldine W. KingFarrar
Monday, April 14, 19586DToward the stern.Madeline CorseFarrar
Saturday, September 7, 195726DOn the stern.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 18, 19571AAstern: Naut.W. E. JonesFarrar
Saturday, October 8, 19551ABack of: Naut.S. A. KayFarrar
Saturday, July 2, 195527DNautical word.Mel TaubFarrar
Thursday, June 23, 19555AIn the rear of a vessel.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, October 17, 195421ABack in the boat.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, February 2, 19472DAstern.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, February 11, 194516AAstern.Waldo RansonFarrar