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73 results for ABRADE

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

22AWear away (5)Jim Hilger
10DWear down (2)Jeffrey Wechsler
29AUse a rasp onRobert Dillman
42ARub down (3)Harvey Estes
46DWear away (5)Richard Silvestri
33ARub (4)Frances Hansen
55AWear down (2)Nancy Joline
52DRub down (3)Frank A. Longo
66ARub offCathy Millhauser
54ARub down (3)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
59DRub (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
120ARub (4)Richard Hughes
7DWear offManny Nosowsky
9ARoughenR. Norris
67AWear away (5)Wayne Robert Williams
36DRub (4)A.J. Santora
48DScrapeMel Taub
29AWear away (5)Lois Sidway
67DWear away (5)Tom Underhill

54 results for ABRADE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

46DIrritateLouis SabinMaleska
91DRub offJoy L. WoukMaleska
55AGrateJames L. BeattyMaleska
10DScrapeJames L. BeattyMaleska
49AScrape offEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
49AWear downEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
44DChafeAlbert J. KlausMaleska
5DScrape offWilliam BaxleyMaleska
63AUse a raspBetty JorgensenMaleska
20ARub offWhittenMaleska
94DGrateBert H. KruseMaleska
21ARub with a raspJohn GreenmanMaleska
62AIrritateBert H. KruseMaleska
16ARub offJim PageMaleska
45DWear downBernice GordonMaleska
32DUse emeryWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
46DGrateRobert KatzMaleska
22AChafeLouis SabinMaleska
97AScrapeA. J. SantoraMaleska
17DChafeBert H. KruseMaleska
11DUse emery clothWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
67DSandpaperJay SpryMaleska
6DWear awayHenry HookWeng
43DIrritateTap OsbornWeng
56AErodeHerb RisteenWeng
107DRasp.Frances HansenFarrar
46AWear away.Cora GoodmanFarrar
102AApply friction to.W. E. JonesFarrar
30ARub off.UnknownFarrar
42DRub off.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
12DWear away.UnknownFarrar
40DRub off.UnknownFarrar
15DScrape off.UnknownFarrar
21AWear away by friction.W. E. JonesFarrar
32AScrape.Herbert EttensonFarrar
22AScrape off.Leonard SussmanFarrar
46DWear away.Anthony MorseFarrar
8DWear away.W. E. JonesFarrar
44DWear away.J. F. KellyFarrar
7AWear down.Helen BernardFarrar
54DRub.Jules ArensbergFarrar
46DScrape off.UnknownFarrar
13AWear away.UnknownFarrar
70AWear off.Louis BaronFarrar
95AScrape.Sam LakeFarrar
63ARoughen by friction.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
92DRub off.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
96AIrritate.Willard JordanFarrar
169AFret.Bert StoreyFarrar