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115 results for ADHOC

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun May 6, 201845AFormed for a particular purposeBrendan Emmett Quigley
Thu Mar 22, 201861AKind of committee (10)Ross Trudeau
Fri Feb 16, 201815DProvisionalDavid Steinberg
Sun Jan 14, 2018103AFor the case at handJoel Fagliano
Fri Oct 13, 201751ANot standing, in a wayZhouqin Burnikel
Mon Sep 25, 20171D___ committee (2)Bruce Haight
Sun Feb 5, 2017112AOpposite of standingSam Trabucco
Mon Dec 5, 201641ALike some short-lived committeesNed White
Mon Oct 10, 201638DFor one particular purpose, as a committeePatrick Merrell
Thu Nov 28, 20132DFor a specific purpose (2)Loren Muse Smith and Jeff Chen
Sat Feb 16, 201352DTemporarily formedMichael Ashley
Tue Aug 7, 20122DOn an ___ basisMike Buckley
Wed May 16, 201251DLike some committees (8)Kevin Adamick
Mon Mar 28, 201149DKind of committee (10)Robyn Weintraub
Sun Dec 12, 201047AKind of committee (10)Karen Young Bonin
Mon Oct 25, 201016ALike some on-the-spot wireless networksJonah Kagan
Tue May 18, 20102DSpecially formed, as a committeePeter A. Collins
Thu Feb 4, 201028DLiterally, "for this" (3)Matt Ginsberg
Tue Jan 26, 201038DLike single-purpose committeesPaula Gamache
Tue Jun 9, 20091DLike some committees (8)Steve Dobis
Mon May 11, 20092DKind of committee (10)Fred Piscop
Wed Oct 8, 20081DHaving only one purposePeter A. Collins
Wed Aug 20, 20081AFormed for a specific purpose (2)Allan E. Parrish
Tue Jun 24, 200859ALike some committees (8)Barry C. Silk
Fri Feb 29, 20087DHaving a single purposePatrick Berry
Mon Jul 16, 20078DLike some committees (8)Elizabeth A. Long
Mon Mar 19, 20071ALike some committees (8)Richard Chisholm
Tue Nov 21, 200659AFormed for a specific purpose (2)Stella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Sun Dec 11, 200511DNot permanent (2)Ben Tausig
Wed Sep 21, 20055ALike some committees (8)Anne Garellick
Sun Aug 21, 20055DNot standingByron Walden
Sun May 1, 2005107DLiterally, "for this" (3)Joe DiPietro
Wed Oct 6, 200427DNot permanent (2)Adam Cohen
Mon Jul 19, 20049ALike some committees (8)Nancy Salomon and Kendall Twigg
Mon May 10, 20041D___ committee (2)Joy M. Andrews
Wed Jul 16, 200351DTemporary, as a committeeNorm Guggenbiller
Tue Jun 3, 200331DKind of committee (10)Judy Cole
Wed Aug 14, 200267AFor a specific purpose (2)David Levinson Wilk
Fri Jan 18, 20026DLike some working groupsManny Nosowsky
Mon Oct 15, 20011DKind of committee (10)Holden Baker
Sat Jan 13, 200124DLiterally, "for this" (3)Rich Norris
Sun Dec 24, 2000101DKind of committee (10)Bill Zais
Tue Aug 1, 20001DKind of committee (10)Randall J. Hartman
Tue Sep 15, 199814AKind of committee (10)Gilbert H. Ludwig
Mon Nov 18, 199629ALike some committees (8)F. & L. Sabin
Tue Aug 15, 199540DType of committeeRandall J. Hartman
Fri Dec 2, 199454AKind of committee (10)Bob Klahn

2 results for ADHOC from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Apr 26, 2009acrosticMWith just one thing in mind (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Sep 3, 2006acrosticIImprovised; for a special purpose (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

66 results for ADHOC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Dec 10, 199241ADealing with a specific matterJudith PerryMaleska
Mon Jul 27, 199250DKind of committeeEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Mon Jul 20, 199253DKind of committeeBette Sue CohenMaleska
Thu Apr 16, 199251AKind of committeeNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sun Sep 1, 1991111AKind of committeeFrances HansenMaleska
Fri Jul 19, 19912DKind of committeeMartin Ashwood-SmithMaleska
Fri May 17, 199115AKind of committeeErnie FurtadoMaleska
Tue Jan 8, 199150DType of committeeEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Wed Aug 8, 199051DKind of committeeLois SidwayMaleska
Thu Jan 19, 198926DKind of committeeJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tue Sep 27, 198854DType of committeeWhittenMaleska
Tue Oct 6, 198726DType of committeeFred TooleMaleska
Sun Mar 3, 198545DFor the problem at handJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Feb 3, 198582ALike some committeesJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Wed Feb 15, 198416AType of committeeWhittenMaleska
Thu Dec 31, 198126DCommittee typeRobert KatzMaleska
Sun Nov 29, 198117D___ committeeFletcher IngallsMaleska
Fri Aug 14, 198130A___ committeeEli WesoffMaleska
Wed Jan 30, 198027DKind of committeeRobert KatzMaleska
Sun Dec 2, 197922AKind of committeeGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Mon Jul 17, 197861AFor this case onlyHal R. HollingerMaleska
Mon Feb 20, 197853DKind of committeeJohnsonMaleska
Fri Jan 13, 197825DKind of committeeSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon Nov 14, 197713AFor this case onlyRickertMaleska
Tue Apr 19, 197730DType of committeeSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thu Oct 21, 197653DCertain committeeBeverly J. SewardWeng
Sun Oct 10, 19762DKind of committeeWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tue Jan 6, 197625DKind of committeeDeWitt AndersonWeng
Fri Dec 7, 197320A___ committeeUnknownWeng
Tue Sep 18, 197353AType of committeeUnknownWeng
Wed Jul 4, 197314AKind of committeeUnknownWeng
Sat Jul 29, 19721AKind of committeeUnknownWeng
Mon Feb 14, 197241ASpecial committeeUnknownWeng
Thu Nov 25, 197148DKind of committeeUnknownWeng
Fri Nov 5, 197122AKind of committeeUnknownWeng
Sun Apr 11, 19711DKind of committeeWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sat Apr 10, 197153DKind of committeeUnknownWeng
Wed Feb 10, 197115AKind of committeeUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 20, 197022AKind of committeeEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Wed Apr 22, 197016AKind of committeeUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 17, 1969118DFor this: Lat.Anne FoxWeng
Thu Apr 11, 196827AFor this case only: Lat.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 28, 196712DKind of committee.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sun Sep 24, 1967100AKind of committee.Jean ReedFarrar
Sun Sep 17, 196795ALegal phrase.Anthony MorseFarrar
Thu Jul 20, 196745DFor this case only: Lat.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Thu Mar 23, 196738DKind of committee.Jean ReedFarrar
Sun Jul 17, 19666AFor this purpose.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sun Mar 27, 196695DFor this: Lat.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Thu Nov 25, 196530DFor this case only: Lat.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 14, 19652DFor this case alone: Lat.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Sun Jun 30, 19632DFor this purpose: Lat.Christine ValenceFarrar
Thu Jun 20, 196325DType of committee.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 7, 196245DFor a certain purpose: Lat.Manny MillerFarrar
Wed Feb 7, 196214AFor this case only: Lat.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sat Dec 9, 196128DFor this case only: Lat.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 21, 195919AFor this alone: Lat.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun May 10, 1959105DFor this purpose: Lat.Paula BauersmithFarrar
Thu Sep 25, 19588DFor this case alone: Lat.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 16, 195645AFor this specific purpose.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Dec 4, 195510AFor this case only.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sat Oct 9, 195415AFor this case only.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thu May 6, 195435AFor this special purpose: Lat. phrase.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 13, 195312DFor this case only: Lat.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Fri Oct 10, 195214DFor this special purpose: Lat. phrase.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 24, 195149DPertaining to this case alone: Latin phrase.UnknownFarrar