It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.

Help support XWord Info

Donation Amount

XWord Info is only possible when people like you choose to support it through donations.

Donate to get access to XWord Info for a year.

Benefits vary by donation level.

Find clues or match patterns

See all the clues for any answer word,
or all answers that match a specified pattern

Pattern matching options:
Sort items:
Answer length:
Enter a word or pattern:

288 results for ASKS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon May 21, 201867AInquires (6)Hannah Slovut
Sun Mar 11, 201842ADoesn't just assumeMatthew Sewell
Tue May 9, 201767APoses a poserPeter A. Collins
Fri Apr 14, 201748DPoses (3)Andrew Kingsley
Tue Oct 4, 201658DQuestions (12)Sam Buchbinder
Fri Sep 16, 201628DDoes some grilling (2)Patrick Berry
Sun Apr 10, 201672ADoes some grilling (2)Randolph Ross
Wed Feb 3, 201658DRequests, with "for"Tom McCoy
Mon Jan 4, 201620ASeeks answersHerre Schouwerwou
Mon Dec 14, 20155AQueries (3)Timothy Polin
Mon Nov 2, 201510APoses questions (2)Loren Muse Smith and Andrea Carla Michaels
Sun Oct 18, 20156DQuestions (12)Dan Schoenholz
Tue Jul 21, 201540AInquires (6)David Phillips
Tue Oct 21, 201466A___ for it (invites trouble)Patrick Blindauer
Tue Jul 15, 201437DPops, as the questionZhouqin Burnikel
Sun Jun 22, 2014124ACries (for)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Dec 1, 201376DQuizzes (6)Alan DerKazarian
Thu May 30, 201357DPuts it to (3)Julian Lim
Tue Sep 11, 201259DQuestions (12)Kenneth Leeser
Mon Jul 30, 20124DQuestions (12)Rosemarie Dolan and Christopher Geach
Thu Jul 12, 201263AGrills (2)Pawel Fludzinski
Tue Feb 7, 201267AQuotes, as a priceMike Buckley
Tue Jan 31, 201226DMakes inquiriesDoug Peterson
Tue Oct 25, 201167ACalls upon (3)C. W. Stewart
Sun Mar 13, 201110DInterviewsPatrick Berry
Thu Aug 26, 201055DProbesHenry Hook
Tue Jun 22, 201048DQueries (3)Barry C. Silk
Tue Jun 15, 201053DQuestions (12)Jill Winslow
Thu Mar 11, 201054DExpresses wonder?John Farmer
Tue Jan 26, 201046AQuestions (12)Paula Gamache
Sat Aug 29, 200921APuts it to (3)Doug Peterson
Wed Feb 4, 200969AQueries (3)Paula Gamache
Thu Sep 4, 200858DPoses posersMatt Ginsberg
Sun Aug 10, 20088DEmulates a reporterWill Nediger
Tue Jul 22, 200810DSeeks assistanceLynn Lempel
Mon May 26, 20081DSeeks infoMark Sherwood
Wed Apr 16, 200851DTests, in a wayEdward Sessa
Fri Feb 29, 200858APoses (3)Patrick Berry
Thu Feb 21, 200852DSolicits (3)Peter A. Collins
Mon Dec 10, 200730DPoses questions (2)Lynn Lempel
Sun Nov 25, 200791DCalls (for) (3)Trip Payne
Sat Sep 8, 200712DBids (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Jun 17, 200711ALooks for helpTony Orbach & Patrick Blindauer
Sun Apr 29, 200798DShows curiosity (5)Henry Hook
Thu Mar 8, 200748DQuizzes (6)Gilbert H. Ludwig
Wed Mar 7, 200733AGrills or pumpsRichard Silvestri
Wed Jan 24, 200767ASets, as a priceGary Steinmehl
Tue Dec 5, 200646AShows curiosity (5)Kenneth J. Berniker
Mon Dec 12, 200547AInquires (about)Allan E. Parrish
Sun Aug 21, 2005122ARequiresByron Walden
Thu Mar 3, 200546DNames a priceByron Walden
Sun Feb 13, 200517DInterrogatesDaniel C. Bryant
Thu Nov 25, 200421DIs nosyNancy Salomon and Earl W. Reed
Tue Jun 15, 200470AInquires (6)Nancy Kavanaugh
Sun Apr 11, 200434DTries to get informationPatrick Merrell
Wed Mar 31, 200473ACalls for (3)Randy Sowell
Sun Mar 14, 200416DWants for a priceCraig Kasper
Tue Jan 27, 200437DInvites (2)Randall J. Hartman
Mon Jan 19, 20046DImploresZach Jesse
Tue Jan 6, 200462DQuestions (12)Kent Lorentzen
Mon Oct 20, 200350DInquires (6)Lynn Lempel
Sat Jun 28, 200326APoses (3)Robert H. Wolfe
Thu Jun 5, 200354ADemandsDavid J. Kahn
Mon Jun 2, 200337AQuestions (12)Gregory E. Paul
Tue Feb 4, 200323APumps for infoElizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Dec 18, 200271ASets a price ofMerle Baker
Sat May 4, 200244ACalls (for) (3)Rich Norris
Sun Nov 25, 20015DCalls upon (3)Bob Klahn and Harvey Estes
Mon Apr 30, 200136DQuestions (12)Peter Gordon
Mon Apr 23, 200129DQuizzes (6)Gregory E. Paul
Tue Feb 20, 200132AInquires (6)Steven Dorfman
Tue Oct 3, 200020AIs inquisitiveTodd McClary
Sun Sep 3, 200037DEmulates Regis?David J. Kahn
Tue Jun 20, 200043DQuestions (12)Nancy Salomon
Tue May 9, 200031DEntreats (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Dec 2, 199913DCalls upon (3)Mel Taub
Sun May 30, 199931ADoes something appealing?Cathy Millhauser
Tue May 4, 199966ASolicits (3)Gayle Dean
Wed Apr 28, 199928ASays "When?"Nancy Salomon
Mon Nov 9, 199813DQuestions (12)Peter Gordon
Wed Sep 2, 199855DResponds à la "Jeopardy!"Randall J. Hartman
Tue Jul 28, 199862DInquires (6)Robert Dillman
Thu Jun 11, 199829DShows curiosity (5)Randall J. Hartman
Tue Dec 16, 199713DEntreats (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Nov 11, 199727DQuestions (12)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Sep 17, 19975AQuizzes (6)Karen Hodge
Thu Apr 3, 19971ATries to take (out)Richard Hughes
Sun Jan 19, 1997111DGrills (2)B. Klahn
Thu Dec 12, 199637AShows curiosity (5)J. R. Conrad
Thu Nov 28, 199632APuts it to (3)B. Klahn
Sun Nov 24, 199679AShows curiosity (5)M. Jacobson
Thu Aug 22, 199610AInvites (2)R. Norris
Tue Sep 26, 199564AQuizzes (6)Bob Klahn & Raymond Hamel
Thu Sep 14, 199544AQuizzes (6)Chuck Deodene
Thu Feb 16, 199533ASolicits (3)Christopher Hurt
Sat Dec 17, 199411DImpetrates, with "for"Chuck Deodene
Mon Nov 21, 199457DProposesNorman S. Wizer
Thu Jul 21, 199452DBids (2)Betty Jorgensen
Sun Feb 20, 1994115AWonders aloudHarvey Estes

3 results for ASKS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 23, 2016diagramless7DInquiresMary Lou Guizzo and David Steinberg
Aug 3, 2003cryptic26D"Hee Haw" producer has 1,000 questions (4)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Sep 16, 2001diagramless15DQueriesPeter Gordon

186 results for ASKS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Oct 17, 19939DSets a priceJeanette K. BrillTaub
Wed Sep 29, 199355DWants to knowDorothy ElliottTaub
Wed Aug 11, 199361DInquiresEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Aug 10, 19937DQueriesBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sat Jul 3, 199312DPosesTap OsbornMaleska
Sun May 9, 1993114ARequestsIrene SmullyanMaleska
Mon Mar 22, 199370ASolicitsMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Mon Feb 15, 199350DInquiresAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wed Nov 18, 199210AInquiresJames L. BeattyMaleska
Sat Sep 19, 199266AHas an inquiring mindEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon Jul 6, 199220AQueriesJeff HerringtonMaleska
Mon Apr 27, 19928DInvitesNancy JolineMaleska
Sat Jan 25, 199255DInquiresErnst TheimerMaleska
Tue Sep 17, 199127AQueriesDon GroatMaleska
Wed Jun 5, 199110AQuizzesMartin Ashwood-SmithMaleska
Mon Mar 4, 199110AInquiresChristy RidleyMaleska
Wed Jan 9, 19919DMakes an inquiryMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Mon Jan 7, 199159DInvitesPeter SwiftMaleska
Tue Oct 23, 199066DInterrogatesAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tue Oct 2, 199068AInterviewsEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon Jun 25, 19904DRequestsFred TooleMaleska
Sun Apr 8, 199019DInquiresErnst TheimerMaleska
Mon Jan 29, 199051AInquiresSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sat Nov 11, 198945AInvitesFrances HansenMaleska
Fri Sep 8, 19894DInquiresLois SidwayMaleska
Sun Jul 16, 1989108DInquiresPeggy DevlinMaleska
Mon Jun 26, 198937DQuestionsEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sat May 27, 198957DPuts it toStanley NewmanMaleska
Fri May 12, 198925DQuizzesWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Sun Apr 9, 1989106DQuestionsArnold MossMaleska
Thu Jan 26, 198913DEmulates WaltersMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Mon Oct 10, 198862AInquiresChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Mon Sep 5, 198871AInquiresChristy RidleyMaleska
Sat Jun 25, 198847DCalls forJoe ClonickMaleska
Tue Feb 9, 198869AInquiresEmory H. CainMaleska
Sun Dec 20, 198721DQueriesJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Fri Apr 17, 198746DInvitesKathryn RighterMaleska
Tue Mar 17, 198746DInvitesJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun Dec 28, 198612DQueriesVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Sat Dec 20, 198632DChargesVaughn KeithMaleska
Sat Jul 12, 198671AConducts an interviewLauferMaleska
Tue Mar 25, 198611DInvitesJames R. BurnsMaleska
Tue Jan 14, 19865ASolicitsPeter SwiftMaleska
Mon Jun 24, 198538DFixes a priceNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tue May 14, 198533DInquiresTangrediMaleska
Thu Jan 17, 198533DSeeks to find outWilliam CanineMaleska
Sun Oct 14, 19846ASolicitsBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Thu Sep 13, 19849AInquiresEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Aug 22, 198436AInvitesMary S. SnyderMaleska
Wed Jul 25, 198416DQueriesWhittenMaleska
Sun Sep 11, 198310DInvitesAlfio MicciMaleska
Thu Jun 23, 198313DInterrogatesAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Thu Sep 9, 198250DInquiresNorman S. WizerMaleska
Thu Aug 19, 198213DRequestsMorton BraunMaleska
Mon May 10, 198213DInquiresJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Mon Mar 8, 198261AInquiresSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thu Dec 3, 198162AInvitesCarduffMaleska
Wed Apr 1, 198112DRequestsErnst TheimerMaleska
Mon Jan 26, 198153DInquiresSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed Jan 14, 19811DWrites to SantaNikki TenfeldeMaleska
Tue Dec 2, 198056DSolicitsJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thu Nov 27, 198063ADoes some interviewingC. J. AngioMaleska
Wed Jun 25, 198065ASolicitsBernice GordonMaleska
Tue Jun 10, 198010AQueriesBernice GordonMaleska
Sun May 25, 19801AQuestionsJean ReedMaleska
Sat May 3, 19801AInquiresRaeMaleska
Wed Apr 30, 198035DQuestionsJohn ChervokasMaleska
Thu Sep 13, 197911DInvitesC. J. AngioMaleska
Mon Sep 3, 197954DInvitesAlfio MicciMaleska
Sun Jul 29, 1979109DInquiresReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Wed Jul 11, 197928DInquiresKathryn RighterMaleska
Wed Feb 21, 197923AInquiresJean J. DavisonMaleska
Wed Jan 31, 197923AInvitesMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sat Dec 16, 197825DQuestionsJean J. DavisonMaleska
Fri Dec 9, 197731DInvitesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Jul 17, 1977138DQuestionsAlex F. BlackMaleska
Sun Jun 5, 1977150AInvitesBarbara GillisMaleska
Sat Apr 23, 19777DSeeks to learnWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Jun 27, 1976133AInvitesA. J. SantoraWeng
Fri Jun 18, 197669ASeeks leaveAnn JenkinsWeng
Wed Nov 5, 197513DRequestsRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Sat Sep 20, 197552DInvitesA. J. SantoraWeng
Sun Aug 31, 197561DInvitesBarbara LewisWeng
Fri Apr 25, 197554DDesiresVictor GoldfarbWeng
Wed Jan 1, 197551DInquiresDiana SessionsWeng
Sun Jun 16, 1974113ASeeks informationRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Fri Jun 14, 197459AInterrogatesTap OsbornWeng
Mon Apr 8, 197457AInvitesJay SpryWeng
Fri Feb 22, 197462DInquiresAlice H. KaufmanWeng
Sat Nov 3, 19737DInvitesUnknownWeng
Thu Jun 28, 19731DInquiresUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 22, 197249DRequestsFrank NosoffWeng
Thu Oct 5, 19721AQueriesUnknownWeng
Wed Aug 9, 197255DQuizzesUnknownWeng
Thu May 11, 197263AInvitesUnknownWeng
Thu Feb 10, 197256AExpectsUnknownWeng
Fri Dec 3, 197151DInvitesUnknownWeng
Fri Nov 12, 19711AWants to learnUnknownWeng
Fri Jul 2, 197157AInvitesUnknownWeng
Wed Feb 3, 19711ASolicitsUnknownWeng
Mon Nov 30, 197065AInvitesUnknownWeng
Wed Oct 7, 197059AQueriesUnknownWeng
Wed Aug 19, 197025ARequiresUnknownWeng
Sat Jun 13, 197053DPetitionsUnknownWeng
Mon Mar 23, 197013DCalls forUnknownWeng
Tue Jan 6, 197013DSeeks informationUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 28, 196917DInvitesWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Fri Nov 7, 196923DQueries.UnknownWeng
Sun Apr 20, 1969102ASays pleaseNancy AtkinsonWeng
Mon Mar 24, 196971AInquires.UnknownWeng
Sat Jan 25, 196959DInquires.UnknownWeng
Tue Sep 24, 196813DQuestions.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 2, 196858DRequests.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 2, 196869AInvites.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 8, 196864AInvites.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 24, 196715ARequests.Louis SabinFarrar
Wed Oct 4, 196724DDemands.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Thu Sep 8, 19661DInvites.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 15, 196658AQueries.William LutwiniakFarrar
Tue Jan 18, 196613DInvites.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 23, 196571AInquires of.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 9, 196546AEntreats.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 22, 196561DEntreats.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 13, 196513DInquires.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 18, 196521AQueries.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 5, 196566AInvites.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 14, 196535AInquires.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 9, 19641DSeeks to know.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 4, 196420AInvites.Louise EarnestFarrar
Mon Feb 17, 196465ADemands.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Dec 29, 1963154AInvites.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Wed Jun 19, 19631DSolicits.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 25, 196328DInvites.John ByrneFarrar
Thu Dec 20, 196234DSets as a price.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sat Nov 17, 196245DInquires.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 6, 196273ARequests.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 16, 196165AQueries.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 20, 196132DInvites.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 27, 196137DBids.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 3, 196113DInvites.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 26, 196022DInvites.UnknownFarrar
Sat May 7, 196066DInvites.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 2, 196010APetitions.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 30, 195965AInquires.Melville P. LiveranceFarrar
Tue Jun 2, 195952DRequests.Madeline CorseFarrar
Sat Mar 28, 195945AQueries.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Nov 14, 19581DInvites.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jul 6, 195867DInvites.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thu Jun 19, 195855DPetitions.Geraldine W. KingFarrar
Mon Jun 2, 195867APetitions.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sun Nov 24, 195731AQuestions.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Fri Oct 11, 195751DInquires.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 26, 195737AInvites.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wed Aug 28, 195748ARequests.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Jun 6, 195756DPuts a query.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Jan 10, 195738AQueries.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 3, 195625ARequests.Louis SabinFarrar
Wed Jul 18, 195628ADemands.S. A. KayFarrar
Tue Jun 5, 195629DInvites.Walt ClarkFarrar
Sat May 19, 195619ASeeks.J. F. KellyFarrar
Thu Jan 19, 195654DInvites.Madeline CorseFarrar
Tue Nov 29, 195529DInvites.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 4, 195530DInquires.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Jul 7, 195510APetitions.Bernice GordonFarrar
Thu Jun 16, 19551AInvites.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 18, 195522AInquires.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed Sep 1, 195449DInquires.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thu Jul 1, 19541DPuts a price on.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 13, 1954130DInquires.Albert CarrollFarrar
Fri Mar 12, 195467APuts a question.Bernice GordonFarrar
Wed Mar 3, 195469AExpects.Roberta MorseFarrar
Fri Jul 3, 195371ARequests.Roberta MorseFarrar
Tue May 5, 195326DSeeks information.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sat Apr 4, 195370ADemands.Israel GitterFarrar
Wed Apr 1, 195363AInvites.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thu Dec 4, 195213DSeeks to be informed about.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 22, 195223AInvites.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 12, 195269AInvites.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 18, 195153DRequests.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 11, 195156DInquires.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 24, 195168AQuestions.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 3, 195113DInvites.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jul 10, 194951DSolicits.Charles CrossFarrar
Sun Nov 12, 194481DInquires.Clara RusheFarrar
Sun Sep 5, 1943172APleads.J. C. DoesburgFarrar
Sun May 30, 19434DRequests.William SchoppFarrar