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104 results for AXED

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

Thursday, February 22, 201863APink-slipped (9)Zhouqin Burnikel
Sunday, January 7, 201816DCanceled (3)David Steinberg
Friday, December 1, 201730A86'edLily Silverstein
Sunday, June 5, 2016103DLet go (6)Tom McCoy
Thursday, October 8, 20157DCut from the payrollStu Ockman
Sunday, April 12, 201582ACut, in a wayJeff Chen
Monday, January 26, 201536DPink-slipped (9)Ian Livengood
Thursday, September 11, 201439DBrought down, as a treePatrick Blindauer
Sunday, March 30, 201451ADismissed (3)Peter A. Collins
Sunday, January 26, 201448ALet go (6)Daniel A. Finan
Tuesday, November 20, 201256DGot rid ofAllan E. Parrish
Saturday, November 3, 201254DReduced drasticallyMilo Beckman
Sunday, November 13, 2011108DGiven the heave-ho (2)Jeremy Newton and Tony Orbach
Monday, June 13, 201159DChopped downAlex Vratsanos
Wednesday, March 2, 201136DFired (3)David Poole
Monday, February 7, 201150APink-slipped (9)Lynn Lempel
Monday, October 11, 201066AGave the boot (4)Robert Fisher
Monday, June 21, 201034DAbruptly dismissedFred Piscop
Thursday, April 1, 201018DIn a split wayLee Glickstein
Sunday, June 14, 200976DCanned (10)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, March 17, 200967ACanned (10)Richard Chisholm
Sunday, March 8, 2009104ACanned (10)Zack Kushner
Monday, January 26, 200956DPink-slipped (9)Timothy Powell and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, June 15, 2008108ACanned (10)Jeremy Newton
Friday, May 30, 200853DDumpedNatan Last
Monday, December 10, 200768ALaid off, as workersLynn Lempel
Tuesday, October 16, 200715AGave the boot (4)Michael Kaplan
Sunday, September 23, 2007125ALet go (6)David Levinson Wilk
Tuesday, June 26, 200749DPink-slipped (9)Ray Fontenot
Tuesday, February 13, 200741DTook a bough?Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Monday, October 31, 200557AGave the boot (4)Jim Hyres
Saturday, August 13, 200511DDismissed (3)Bob Peoples
Sunday, June 5, 200526AGiven the heave-ho (2)Patrick Merrell
Thursday, May 12, 200514ACanned (10)Manny Nosowsky
Sunday, September 12, 200456DChoppedPatrick Berry
Wednesday, June 9, 200453DSent packingSeth A. Abel
Thursday, May 27, 200467AInvoluntarily out of a jobCathy Millhauser
Wednesday, February 11, 200446ACanned (10)Ethan Friedman
Saturday, October 26, 200230DCutRich Norris
Wednesday, October 2, 200250ACanned (10)Eric Berlin
Monday, August 19, 200230DFired (3)Lynn Lempel
Tuesday, February 6, 200161DCanned (10)Sherry O. Blackard
Wednesday, September 20, 200015ACanned (10)Edgar R. Fontaine
Sunday, April 30, 200020APink-slipped (9)Cathy Millhauser
Sunday, February 6, 200040DGot rid of, in a wayRichard Hughes
Wednesday, January 5, 200016APink-slipped (9)D. J. DeChristopher
Friday, November 12, 199954DLet go (6)Joe DiPietro
Sunday, March 28, 199970DCanned (10)Cathy Millhauser
Wednesday, January 20, 199968APink-slipped (9)Fred Piscop
Tuesday, November 4, 199766AGave the boot (4)Thomas W. Schier
Wednesday, July 16, 199739DFired (3)Jonathan Schmalzbach
Sunday, June 22, 199731DCanceled (3)Matt Gaffney
Sunday, September 1, 199629ALet go (6)D. J. Kahn
Tuesday, July 16, 199661ATerminatedR. Hamel
Saturday, March 2, 199637DDismissed (3)N. Joline
Tuesday, January 2, 199616APink-slipped (9)G. Paul
Thursday, July 6, 199552DLet go (6)David J. Kahn
Sunday, August 21, 199444DCanceled (3)Ted Fulton

2 results for AXED from Variety puzzles.

October 13, 2013diagramless31ASent packingFred Piscop
April 15, 2012diagramless54DGiven the bootPaula Gamache

44 results for AXED from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Tuesday, August 11, 19924DChoppedJean J. DavisonMaleska
Wednesday, July 29, 199213DCut downBernice GordonMaleska
Monday, June 8, 199261AGiven the gateSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, March 25, 199260DHewedStanley GlassMaleska
Wednesday, February 19, 199213DGave the gate toThomas W. SchierMaleska
Thursday, May 2, 199164AEmulated Lizzie Borden?Jean M. HuntMaleska
Tuesday, September 5, 198914AFiredPeter GordonMaleska
Wednesday, May 10, 198966ACannedWilliam CanineMaleska
Tuesday, December 13, 198823ASplit a logEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sunday, December 11, 198870ACut out of the budgetMel TaubMaleska
Tuesday, May 10, 198830DCutEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Tuesday, February 25, 198613DFiredSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, February 17, 198657AFiredWhittenMaleska
Tuesday, August 6, 198564AFiredShirley SolowayMaleska
Thursday, March 7, 198560DFiredS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Friday, September 28, 198410DCannedWalter CovellMaleska
Friday, September 14, 198448AFiredD. JonesMaleska
Thursday, July 14, 19836DFiredBette Sue CohenMaleska
Sunday, April 3, 1983105DFiredJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Saturday, May 29, 198261AFiredJoan WhitmanMaleska
Thursday, February 18, 198211DSmashed an ashJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sunday, June 21, 198168AUsed a hatchetBert H. KruseMaleska
Monday, October 15, 197916AGiven the gateN. M. MeyerMaleska
Friday, February 16, 197935DChopped downWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, February 4, 197749DHewedStanley A. KurzbanWeng
Tuesday, June 17, 197554AHewedMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Sunday, January 9, 1972111ACutKeith BlakeWeng
Sunday, December 5, 197111DFiredHume R. CraftWeng
Saturday, May 17, 196933DDismissed: Slang.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 19, 19673DHewed.Ronald C. HirschfeldFarrar
Wednesday, September 16, 196432DHewn.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 20, 19639DChopped.Jay SheldonFarrar
Monday, September 25, 196127DChopped.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 17, 196135AChopped.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 1, 196016AChopped.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 12, 195956AFelled, as a tree.W. E. JonesFarrar
Saturday, May 31, 195839ATrimmed with a hatchet.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, June 11, 195714ACut down.Mel TaubFarrar
Saturday, April 27, 195735AChopped.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Saturday, March 3, 19562DChopped.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 29, 195678DChopped down.Harold T. BersFarrar
Monday, December 15, 195213DChopped.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 26, 195267ACut down.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 11, 195228DChopped down.UnknownFarrar