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24 results for BAILS

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

Sun Feb 23, 201437DGives up, in slangA Namesake of 119-Across
Sun Jan 13, 201395AAbruptly calls off plans, sayElizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Apr 13, 200644AJumps (out) (3)Barry Silk
Sun Apr 25, 200499AJumps (out) (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Dec 22, 199844DJumps (out) (3)Adam Cohen
Mon Dec 12, 199428DFights to save a sinking boatJoy L. Wouk

18 results for BAILS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Mon Oct 19, 199243ASuretiesMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Thu Mar 29, 19901DDips water from a boatPatricia A. CevaalMaleska
Wed Jan 20, 19885ADips out waterWhittenMaleska
Tue Nov 24, 198751DScoopsJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun Oct 27, 198587AScoops up water in a boatWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon May 23, 198326DBuccaneers' bucketsVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sat Jun 6, 198141AUses a parachute, with "out"DowdallMaleska
Sat Jan 17, 19815A___ out (parachutes)I. Judah KoolykMaleska
Mon Sep 19, 197715ARemoves waterRickertMaleska
Tue Mar 5, 19743DKettle handlesMary DormanWeng
Thu Jan 19, 196731A___ out (parachutes).William LutwiniakFarrar
Sun Mar 15, 196471DHoop-shaped handles.Ruth W. SmithFarrar
Mon Nov 19, 196226DPail handles.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 10, 196238ABucket handles.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Tue Feb 27, 19629AHoop-shaped handles.Sidney LambertFarrar
Mon Apr 18, 196025ADips water out.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 6, 195830DPail handles.Louise EarnestFarrar
Fri Nov 5, 195439ABucket handles.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar