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44 results for ALMOST

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

Wednesday, March 15, 201769A*"You just missed!" (2)Bruce Haight
Wednesday, October 21, 201571A"Missed it by tha-a-at much!"Mary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Monday, September 27, 201032DNot quite (3)Janice M. Putney
Monday, September 7, 200922D"Close but no cigar"Andrea Carla Michaels and Ashish Vengsarkar
Sunday, June 15, 200845DBordering onJeremy Newton
Sunday, August 10, 200313A"You just missed!" (2)Cathy Millhauser
Tuesday, January 30, 20014DNot quite (3)David J. Kahn
Monday, October 19, 199822ANearly (3)Stephanie Spadaccini
Sunday, March 9, 199736AApproachingJune Boggs
Tuesday, December 17, 199610DVirtuallyG. E. Paul
Wednesday, November 20, 199646DNearly (3)M. S. Maurer
Tuesday, October 15, 199645DNearly (3)G. E. Paul
Monday, February 5, 199647DThis doesn't count, in a sayingRobert Katz
Saturday, December 9, 19959AAs good asMike Shenk
Sunday, July 2, 199513AConsoling word to a loserAlex K. Justin
Wednesday, January 18, 199549ANot quite (3)Wayne Robert Williams

28 results for ALMOST from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, October 10, 199380ANot quiteCharles M. DeberTaub
Monday, August 10, 199234AJust aboutDon GroatMaleska
Tuesday, June 16, 199239ANot quiteMorton B. BraunMaleska
Wednesday, March 21, 199020DNot quiteBetty JorgensenMaleska
Tuesday, February 21, 19895DNot quiteJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tuesday, April 12, 198845DNearlyKenneth WitteMaleska
Sunday, November 4, 198449DNearlyErnst TheimerMaleska
Tuesday, November 8, 198341DNighWarren W. ReichMaleska
Thursday, October 21, 198227ANearlyKathryn RighterMaleska
Sunday, September 26, 198251AJust aboutWilliam H. FordMaleska
Friday, April 2, 19829ANot quiteTap OsbornMaleska
Monday, February 18, 198048DNot quiteGrace FabbroniMaleska
Wednesday, June 14, 197845ANearlyJohnsonMaleska
Tuesday, September 28, 197146DNearlyUnknownWeng
Sunday, February 9, 19697AShort ofJack LuzzattoWeng
Sunday, June 30, 1968113ANearlyEugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, November 20, 196545ANear.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 15, 196438ANot quite.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Monday, July 1, 196353ANot quite.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 11, 196148ANot quite.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 26, 19607DNot quite.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 2, 196043DPractically.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 23, 19594DNot quite.J. F. KellyFarrar
Friday, June 27, 195831AWell-nigh.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tuesday, May 7, 195742AJust about.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Sunday, May 5, 195794DWell-nigh.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, June 15, 194761AJust about.Louise RabbFarrar
Sunday, November 26, 194432DNearly.Lester KeeneFarrar