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107 results for BAM

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, January 25, 201855D"Kapow!" (13)Alex Eaton-Salners
Sunday, November 26, 201786AKa-boom!Jeff Chen
Thursday, November 16, 201754A"Pow!" (9)Alex Eylar
Sunday, June 18, 201747ARelative of "POW!"Sam Trabucco
Friday, March 17, 201728DComic book sound effectJacob Stulberg
Wednesday, January 18, 201741D"Ka-POW!" (13)Matthew Sewell
Friday, July 31, 201519A"Just like THAT!" (2)James Mulhern and Ashton Anderson
Monday, July 13, 201565DCrash sound (4)Zhouqin Burnikel
Sunday, June 28, 201560A"Pow!" (9)Jeremy Newton
Monday, January 5, 201532ACrash sound (4)John Guzzetta
Friday, August 22, 201418ASound of a slugSam Ezersky
Monday, April 28, 201422DCollision sound (4)Jim Modney
Friday, December 13, 201325ASound of a beltGary Cee
Friday, May 17, 20139DSock soundJosh Knapp
Monday, February 4, 201355D"Kapow!" (13)Randall J. Hartman
Thursday, January 24, 201362D"Kapow!" (13)Michael Shteyman
Sunday, January 6, 201329D"Just like that!" (2)Dan Feyer and Andrea Carla Michaels
Sunday, May 13, 201293A[Smack!]Ben Tausig
Wednesday, April 25, 20123DWhack!Peter Wentz
Thursday, March 15, 20121DPunch accompanierKristian House
Monday, February 20, 20129DBlast soundSamuel A. Donaldson
Thursday, January 26, 201246AWhat may come from a sock?Alan Arbesfeld
Thursday, January 12, 201233D"Pow!" (9)Gareth Bain
Tuesday, December 6, 201160DKapow! (13)Steven E. Atwood
Friday, September 23, 201131ACollision sound (4)Mike Nothnagel
Wednesday, August 17, 201163DKapow! (13)Michael Black
Wednesday, June 1, 201123A"... like THAT!"Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, March 31, 201130A"Wham ___!"Jeremy Horwitz and Tyler Hinman
Tuesday, January 11, 201150A"Batman" sound effect (2)Sharon Delorme
Tuesday, December 15, 200931DEmeril catchwordSteve Dobis
Thursday, December 10, 20098DCarpenter's sound, at timesTrip Payne
Wednesday, December 9, 200961DImpact soundPeter A. Collins
Wednesday, June 17, 200922AApril 1 cigar soundPeter A. Collins and Joe Krozel
Tuesday, November 18, 200846A"Pow!" (9)Richard Chisholm
Tuesday, February 12, 200844ACatchword of 6-DownDeb Amlen
Tuesday, December 25, 200753A"Pow!" (9)Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, August 14, 20079D"Pow!" (9)C. W. Stewart
Tuesday, July 17, 200718D"Kapow!" (13)Natan Last
Thursday, February 22, 200756D"Pow!" (9)Mike Nothnagel
Tuesday, June 20, 200661D"Pow!" (9)Steve Salmon
Monday, August 1, 20051D"Kapow!" (13)Kendall Twigg
Friday, July 23, 200452ACartoon hitDavid Levinson Wilk
Monday, March 22, 200427A"Pow!" (9)Kyle Mahowald
Sunday, December 28, 200332A"Kapow!" (13)Seth A. Abel
Wednesday, January 15, 200362D"Batman" sound (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, November 20, 200263DCollision sound (4)Manny Nosowsky
Monday, October 28, 200246DCrash sound (4)Randy Sowell
Thursday, June 27, 200259DIt's a hit in the comicsJames R. Leeds
Monday, June 18, 200154DCollision sound (4)Sherry O. Blackard
Saturday, November 25, 200037AChef's exclamation, perhapsPatrick D. Berry
Wednesday, June 14, 200011A"Kapow!" (13)Nancy Salomon and Sherry O. Blackard
Saturday, November 6, 199951ABig hit in the comicsJoan Bayer Williamson
Sunday, June 20, 199957A"Batman" sound effect (2)Manny Nosowsky
Wednesday, February 25, 199824D"Kapow!" (13)Robert H. Wolfe
Saturday, December 13, 199737ASound of impactRichard Silvestri
Saturday, July 19, 199724A[all of a sudden!]Robert H. Wolfe
Tuesday, July 2, 199635DKa-pow! (13)S. Cohen
Tuesday, January 30, 199622D"Batman" sound (2)M. Skolsky
Friday, April 28, 199531ALoud noiseRich Norris
Monday, May 16, 199445D"Kapow!" (13)Ed Pegg Jr.
Wednesday, March 30, 199429ACrash sound (4)Eileen Lexau

1 result for BAM from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
June 26, 2011diagramless10A"Wham ___!"Fred Piscop

45 results for BAM from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tuesday, October 8, 19919DLoud soundStanley GlassMaleska
Saturday, July 20, 199139AA mah-jongg tileJesse RoarkeMaleska
Friday, August 24, 199011AThudJune A. BoggsMaleska
Friday, November 24, 19891ASocko!Jim PageMaleska
Thursday, October 19, 198924ANoisy town in Iran?Patterson PeppleMaleska
Monday, December 26, 198861DLoud noiseBetty JorgensenMaleska
Tuesday, September 13, 198838ASocko!WhittenMaleska
Tuesday, April 12, 198823AJohn Madden exclamationKenneth WitteMaleska
Tuesday, November 25, 19861DSound of a sudden impactJeanne WilsonMaleska
Wednesday, July 11, 19841DSocko!William JarvisMaleska
Saturday, October 31, 198131AIranian town that sounds explosiveWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Monday, November 10, 198054DBlast soundHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, October 5, 1980117DSocko!Raymond F. EisnerMaleska
Sunday, November 25, 197937ARelative of "Pow!"Alex F. BlackMaleska
Sunday, March 19, 197877DSocko!Tap OsbornMaleska
Thursday, December 8, 197743ASocko!Dorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sunday, February 20, 197742DDull noiseRobert RoopWeng
Sunday, August 31, 197530AHit noisilyBarbara LewisWeng
Friday, December 6, 197447DDull noiseJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Friday, January 18, 197452DComic-strip soundThomas SheehanWeng
Thursday, November 29, 197332AComic strip wordUnknownWeng
Tuesday, February 13, 197338APow!UnknownWeng
Saturday, January 20, 197343ABlowout soundUnknownWeng
Saturday, October 28, 197240AComic-strip soundUnknownWeng
Sunday, June 14, 1970100DLoud soundWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sunday, December 14, 1969102ADull noiseHume R. CraftWeng
Tuesday, May 28, 19684DDull resounding noise.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 16, 196857DDull resounding noise.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 27, 196727ACrashing sound.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Monday, August 1, 196628ADull resounding noise.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 11, 196543ADull, resounding sound.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 14, 196425AWham.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 8, 196441ADull, resounding noise: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 27, 196342DDull resounding noise.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 22, 196248ADull noise: Colloq.Michael DubinFarrar
Saturday, December 24, 196047DSound of quick hard blow.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 12, 196024AWham!UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 29, 196010DExclamation imitating a sound.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 7, 195931DSound of a quick blow.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 8, 195675APowie!Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tuesday, February 24, 195310DSound of a quick blow.Roberta MorseFarrar
Monday, September 22, 195235DExclamation imitating a loud sound.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 5, 19518DSound of blow.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 23, 1946132AWham!Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, April 22, 1945138DBoom!Jack LuzzattoFarrar