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43 results for ABBESS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Mar 9, 201627DMother figureJohn Guzzetta
Thu Jan 14, 20165AWho sings "Climb Ev'ry Mountain" in "The Sound of Music"Jeffrey Wechsler
Thu May 28, 201535ASuperior woman?Jeff Chen
Fri Dec 12, 20141APerson at the top of the orderEvan Birnholz
Thu Apr 26, 201268AFirst in an orderJulian Lim
Sat Jun 26, 201062A"Climb Ev'ry Mountain" singer in "The Sound of Music"Robert H. Wolfe
Sat Mar 16, 20026D"The Sound of Music" figure (2)Verna Suit
Sat Sep 18, 199910DBig sister?Joe DiPietro
Sun Aug 1, 199946A"The Sound of Music" figure (2)Randolph Ross
Thu Jul 15, 199948DSuperiorZack Butler
Sat Jul 18, 19981DReligious leaderRich Norris
Mon Oct 31, 19948DTop nunSidney L. Robbins
Sat Aug 20, 199429AWalpurgis, e.g.Manny Nosowsky

1 result for ABBESS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Apr 17, 2011panda35DBig sisterMel Taub

29 results for ABBESS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Feb 27, 19921AMonastic superiorJeff HerringtonMaleska
Sun Apr 14, 199115DConvent headJane S. FlowerreeMaleska
Sun Mar 3, 199167AHead nunRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Sun Jan 6, 199143AMother superiorDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sun Sep 9, 199014DHead of a conventJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Mar 4, 199042DConventual superiorJim BernhardMaleska
Fri Dec 11, 198724ACloistered headWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Sun Apr 1, 198433ACloister headFrances HansenMaleska
Mon Jun 21, 198221AConvent superiorCharles EnglerMaleska
Sat Aug 23, 198032AConvent V.I.P.William LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Aug 20, 198045DConvent headI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sun Jun 1, 19801AReligious executiveThreba JohnsonMaleska
Wed Apr 23, 198045ANunnery V.I.P.Raymond F. EisnerMaleska
Tue May 22, 197922DConvent headJean J. DavisonMaleska
Sat Sep 17, 197743AReligious superiorSamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
Tue Aug 5, 197545AConvent superiorJoseph McLaughlinWeng
Fri Aug 23, 197410DConvent headSophie FiermanWeng
Wed Sep 18, 196847DMother superior.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 5, 196824AAmma.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 6, 196466ASister superior.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 17, 196322AReligious leader.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Fri Nov 29, 196348AReligious superior.George LaczkoFarrar
Wed May 16, 196245DSt. Theresa was one.Barbara A. BrasureFarrar
Tue Jul 12, 196049ANun.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 8, 195835AMother superior.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Sep 4, 19551AHead nun.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Mon Aug 16, 195426AHead of a convent.Edward EarlyFarrar
Mon Jun 22, 19531AMother Superior.S. A. KayFarrar
Thu May 17, 195144DSupervisor of a convent.UnknownFarrar