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148 results for BOSS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Jun 16, 201847ACool, colloquiallySam Trabucco
Sun May 20, 2018100DOrder (around) (6)Will Nediger
Thu Mar 15, 201816DDirector (2)Joe DiPietro
Tue Aug 15, 201740DBig enchiladaZhouqin Burnikel
Thu Jul 13, 201729DHigher-upLewis E. Rothlein
Mon Jun 26, 201717AOffice headBrian Greer
Fri Jul 1, 201623AOffice monitorJames Mulhern
Tue Apr 19, 201624AOffice V.I.P.David J. Kahn
Sun Jan 18, 20151AHirer/firerJoe Krozel
Fri Oct 3, 201425AOrder (around) (6)Tracy Bennett
Sun Oct 6, 201393DGive orders toPatrick Berry
Mon Sep 2, 201310AHead of an officeJim Peredo
Mon Apr 29, 201338DOne who's in chargeC. W. Stewart
Fri Nov 23, 201249DDecision-makerPatrick Berry
Mon Oct 1, 201268AOne giving orders (2)Susan Gelfand
Sun Sep 16, 201218ATerrific, in slangDavid Steinberg and Barry Haldiman
Tue Dec 21, 201035DOne calling the shotsAlan Arbesfeld
Sun Jun 20, 201038ARadTodd Gross and Ashish Vengsarkar
Tue Dec 15, 200931AHead honcho (3)Steve Dobis
Wed Mar 4, 200936DHonchoC. W. Stewart
Fri Sep 12, 200813DOne with fire power?Natan Last
Sun May 14, 20067ABig guyPatrick Berry
Tue Jan 31, 200637A"Who's the ___?"Patrick Merrell
Tue May 10, 200570AHead honcho (3)Nancy Salomon
Wed Jun 23, 200468AOrder (around) (6)Jim Goodsell
Mon May 17, 200448DBruce Springsteen, with "the"Ethan Cooper
Mon Jan 12, 20046AOrder (around) (6)Kurt Mengel
Thu Dec 18, 20038APadroneJohn Underwood
Sun Dec 8, 200273ABig cheesePeter Gordon
Mon Aug 19, 200262AOne giving orders (2)Lynn Lempel
Sun Aug 4, 200288DCool, onceRobert Malinow
Sat Mar 17, 200157DChiefRich Norris
Sun Apr 2, 200037DPush (around)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Wed Dec 22, 199957DOrder (around) (6)Richard Silvestri
Fri Jun 4, 199935APolitical V.I.P. (2)John Wolting
Sun May 23, 199972DAnagram of 71-DownHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Tue Apr 27, 199953DOrder (around) (6)Fred Piscop
Thu Nov 19, 199826DDirector (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Sep 6, 19981APolitical V.I.P. (2)Rich Norris
Tue Jan 13, 199813DSupervisorStanley B. Whitten
Tue Oct 7, 199754ATweed, for oneRichard Hughes
Tue Nov 12, 199665AHead honcho (3)E. Lexau
Tue Sep 17, 199654DOffice chiefM. D. Frankel
Wed Dec 6, 199546DCommanderChet Currier
Mon Apr 24, 199519AGive ordersSidney L. Robbins
Tue Mar 7, 199510AOffice honchoGregory E. Paul

2 results for BOSS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 22, 2002diagramless56DOne in chargeMichael Shteyman
Sep 12, 1999acrosticKDecorative knob; order aboutEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

100 results for BOSS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Jul 22, 19935ADecorative knobArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Mon Jan 11, 199327DOffice biggie (4)Jim PageMaleska
Sat Nov 14, 199225DPolitical controllerJames L. BeattyMaleska
Wed Aug 12, 199267ADecorative knobJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wed May 20, 199235DOrder aboutLois SidwayMaleska
Fri Nov 15, 199160AKnob or studWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Sep 1, 19911DThe ___ (Springsteen)Frances HansenMaleska
Sat Mar 30, 199162ASpringsteen sobriquetI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Thu Jul 12, 199033DForemanWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Wed May 16, 19905ADecorative knobDon GroatMaleska
Mon Apr 23, 19901DEmployerLois SidwayMaleska
Wed Aug 30, 198934ARaised ornamentationDorothy DavisMaleska
Thu Mar 9, 19899AOrder aroundBetty JorgensenMaleska
Tue Nov 8, 19881ATweed was oneLouis SabinMaleska
Tue Apr 12, 198864AForemanKenneth WitteMaleska
Sat Mar 26, 198848DSpringsteen's sobriquetWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tue Mar 15, 198863ATweed was onePeter SwiftMaleska
Sun Feb 8, 198750ATweed, for oneNorma SteinbergMaleska
Fri Jan 2, 19871AKnob on a shieldMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Wed Nov 12, 198628DOrnamentNorma SteinbergMaleska
Mon Mar 25, 198526DOffice bigwigEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sun Jan 22, 1984105DTop honchoFrances HansenMaleska
Tue Aug 30, 19838AArchitectural ornamentJudson G. TrentMaleska
Mon Aug 8, 198349ASupervisorDanielsMaleska
Sun Jan 10, 198249DDithers or TweedJim PageMaleska
Thu Aug 27, 198126ATweed, for oneAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Mon Aug 10, 19811AHonchoMike ShenkMaleska
Thu Oct 30, 198067A"The ___," Diana Ross hitBensonMaleska
Thu Aug 2, 197959AOffice V.I.P.JohnsonMaleska
Sun Jul 1, 1979131DTweed, e.g.Anne FoxMaleska
Sat Apr 14, 197911DForemanA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Jan 7, 1979105DOrnamentAlex F. BlackMaleska
Sat Apr 22, 197861ATweed, e.g.Henry HookMaleska
Tue Jan 31, 19781ATop execEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Wed Aug 24, 19771AOffice V.I.P.A. J. SantoraMaleska
Mon Jul 4, 197749DOffice bigwigDorothy CannanMaleska
Mon Apr 25, 197764AThe "old man"Samuel H. BarkanMaleska
Fri Jan 9, 19769DDomineerBrian G. TylerWeng
Thu Nov 6, 197522DMr. Dithers, to DagwoodDeWitt AndersonWeng
Mon Oct 13, 197544ATweed, for oneJohn PrytzWeng
Tue Sep 30, 197527DOffice personageMartha J. DeWittWeng
Thu Jun 5, 197546DHead manMartha J. DeWittWeng
Sat May 31, 197544ARun the showJack LuzzattoWeng
Wed Feb 26, 19751DHead manWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tue Jan 7, 197540DAct officiouslyWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Thu Dec 26, 19741AStraw ___Evelyn BenshoofWeng
Fri Aug 23, 197419ADomineerSophie FiermanWeng
Sun Feb 17, 197462DTop manElaine D. SchorrWeng
Thu Dec 13, 19733DJob V.I.P.UnknownWeng
Mon Jul 24, 197250ASuperviseUnknownWeng
Thu Apr 6, 197256DDomineerUnknownWeng
Mon Sep 13, 19715ASuperiorUnknownWeng
Sat Aug 14, 197135DDomineerUnknownWeng
Fri Jul 30, 197132DTweedUnknownWeng
Sat Sep 19, 19705DTweed, for oneUnknownWeng
Sun Jun 28, 19701DTweedJorgen RohlederWeng
Tue Apr 7, 19706ADomineerUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 13, 196957AParty manCornelia WarrinerWeng
Wed Feb 26, 19696AGive orders.UnknownWeng
Thu Sep 26, 19683DTweed, for one.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 1, 19681DOffice VIP.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 25, 196850AOffice VIP.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 10, 196754DHead man.Jean ReedFarrar
Wed Jan 5, 19661AHead man.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 24, 196569AForeman.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 10, 196454DForeman.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 14, 19643DForeman.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 15, 19641DTweed, for one.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Fri Dec 6, 19633DOffice bigwig.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Sun Sep 29, 1963109ADirect: Colloq.Sidney LambertFarrar
Mon Jul 22, 19631DTweed, for one.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 19, 1963121AOffice VIP.Ted DombrasFarrar
Wed Mar 6, 19639AProjecting knob.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Fri Nov 23, 19621DChief.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 19, 196256DOffice VIP.Helen FasuloFarrar
Wed Mar 2, 196010AForeman: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 1, 195944AKnob on a shield.UnknownFarrar
Tue Feb 25, 195823AStud.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sat Feb 8, 19585ADecorate with knobs.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 6, 19575AChief.Helen BernardFarrar
Tue Jan 8, 19571AChief.S. A. KayFarrar
Mon Jul 23, 195631DTweed, for example.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tue Mar 13, 19568DPolitical dictator.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Jan 10, 195638AOffice chief.S. A. KayFarrar
Thu Oct 20, 19551ADithers to Dagwood.Bernice GordonFarrar
Thu Mar 3, 19556AMr. Dithers, for instance.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Tue Nov 9, 195427AChief: Colloq.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed Aug 4, 19541DPolitical party manipulator.S. A. KayFarrar
Thu May 20, 19541DPolitical party sachem.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 31, 195417DKnob.Israel GitterFarrar
Fri Nov 20, 19531APolitical dictator.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 30, 195348APolitical machine man.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Jan 1, 195350DA name for a cow.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Mon Oct 29, 195160DHirer and firer.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 20, 195113DPolitical kingpin.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 27, 195164AMr. Tweed, for instance.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun May 14, 195033DChief.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Jul 31, 19497AU. S. name for a cow.Max GeistFarrar
Sun Jan 4, 19487AForeman.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sun Aug 4, 194625DForeman.Lester KeeneFarrar