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217 results for CANT

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Aug 27, 201732DJargon (3)Jeff Chen
Sat Jul 1, 201744ALeanDavid Phillips
Fri Jun 9, 201725ATerse refusalSteve Overton
Thu Nov 17, 201638DJargon (3)Timothy Polin and Joe Krozel
Sun Sep 27, 201586AIs unable toTom McCoy
Mon Apr 6, 201514D"Why ___ we be friends?"Finn Vigeland
Tue Oct 14, 201456D"I ___ blame you"Adam G. Perl
Wed Oct 30, 201335DTilt (2)Joel Fagliano
Sun Dec 23, 201267A"Not doable"Joe DiPietro
Fri Nov 16, 201237DSlopeVictor Fleming
Mon Oct 22, 201247AFrankie Valli's "___ Take My Eyes Off You"Joel Fagliano
Fri Sep 28, 201217AWord for quittersEd Sessa
Sun Dec 18, 201135DTilt (2)Patrick Merrell
Fri Sep 16, 201155D"I'm busy then"Joe DiPietro
Mon May 16, 201145A"You ___ handle the truth!"Ian Livengood
Thu Nov 13, 200838AInsincere talk (3)Allan E. Parrish
Mon May 12, 200814A"This ___ be!"Randall J. Hartman
Sun Jan 2, 200515D"Out of the question"Patrick Merrell
Thu Sep 2, 200433DLingoDavid J. Kahn
Wed Dec 3, 200367AQuitter's word (3)Bruce Adams
Sat May 31, 200333DWith 1-Across, is very importantMitch Komro
Sun Oct 28, 200148AInsincere talk (3)Michael Ashley
Thu Jun 28, 200162ATilted positionAlan Arbesfeld
Tue Feb 27, 200146DPessimist's word (3)M. Preston Sherwood
Fri Sep 29, 200020AEmpty talkBob Klahn
Sat May 6, 200025AJargon (3)Rich Norris
Fri Apr 28, 200024DPessimist's word (3)Joe DiPietro
Fri Oct 8, 199912DPessimist's word (3)Nancy Salomon
Tue Apr 13, 199960DDefeatist's wordFred Piscop
Wed Nov 11, 199822AIsn't able to (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon May 19, 19976DQuitter's word (3)Fred Piscop
Sun Feb 16, 199756DArgotM. Gaffney
Mon Jul 15, 19964DQuitter's word (3)S. Spadaccini
Fri May 24, 199629DOblique lineM. Ashwood-Smith
Tue Apr 30, 199644AWimp's wordG. E. Paul
Tue Jul 18, 19958DShoptalkJonathan Schmatzbach
Fri Jun 2, 199557DInsincere talk (3)Frank A. Longo
Sun Feb 12, 199546AProjecting angleAlex & Victoria Black
Tue Oct 11, 19948DIsn't able to (2)Bernice Gordon

4 results for CANT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jun 5, 2016panda50AIs unable to tiltMel Taub
Jun 27, 2010cryptic25DLacks the power to tilt (4)Daniel Raymon
Nov 2, 2008diagramless41DPessimist's contractionPatrick Blindauer
Jan 30, 2005panda44AIs unable to see insectMel Taub

174 results for CANT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Jul 17, 199327A"___ Stop The Music," 1980 filmRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Tue Dec 29, 199251DTiltAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Thu Mar 19, 199241DBevel; tiltMark BlakeburnMaleska
Thu Feb 27, 199249DSlanting motionJeff HerringtonMaleska
Sun Oct 27, 199152AArgotMary M. MurdochMaleska
Fri May 10, 199124DSlopeJim PageMaleska
Fri Mar 1, 199155ATiltArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sun Nov 18, 199060AInsincere languageEdward MarcheseMaleska
Wed Nov 7, 199032D"This ___ Be Love"Lois SidwayMaleska
Sun Oct 14, 199042AHypocritical talkNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Tue Aug 21, 19908DJargonSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed Feb 7, 199057DTiltBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sun Jan 7, 199046APious talkWill WengMaleska
Fri Dec 15, 198918A"___ Help Singing," 1944 songJim PageMaleska
Sun Oct 29, 198961DInclineAlfio MicciMaleska
Fri Sep 22, 198940DArgotA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Aug 27, 1989122AInsincerityWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Aug 23, 19893DTilt; tip upWalter CovellMaleska
Wed Apr 5, 19899ATiltEdward BobbMaleska
Sun Apr 2, 198932AArgotTom MixonMaleska
Sun Feb 19, 198944AHumbugA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sat Nov 26, 198838DQuitter's wordBernard MerenMaleska
Tue Nov 15, 198832DLingoVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sun Mar 13, 198862DSlopePeter SwiftMaleska
Wed Oct 21, 198753DWhineShirley SolowayMaleska
Fri Jun 26, 19873DJargonWilliam CanineMaleska
Mon Jun 8, 198743AInsincere statementsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sat Jan 10, 198756ASlopeNancy JolineMaleska
Fri Sep 5, 198651DSalient angleDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sun Jul 13, 198679DJargonBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Wed May 28, 198623DArgotJoy L. WoukMaleska
Fri Dec 20, 198541AJargonLouis SabinMaleska
Mon Jun 24, 19856APious insincerityNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tue Sep 18, 198468AHeel overNancy McCarthyMaleska
Sat Apr 21, 198464APious jargonTrippMaleska
Mon Dec 12, 198317ASlopeJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Wed Nov 30, 198348DPompous talkWilliam CanineMaleska
Sun Nov 13, 198393DArgotDiana SessionsMaleska
Wed Sep 21, 198310APessimist's wordFrances HansenMaleska
Sun Aug 14, 19833DLeanPeter SwiftMaleska
Tue Jan 12, 198237APious languageSternerMaleska
Thu Dec 17, 198117AJargonEli WesoffMaleska
Fri Sep 25, 198147AInsincere statementsJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Wed Apr 29, 198131DArgotMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Sun Jan 18, 198196DQuitter's wordWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Sep 24, 198043DArgotKathryn RighterMaleska
Tue Aug 12, 198024DPretend pietyJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun Jul 13, 198084DWhining speechWilliam J. YskampMaleska
Tue Sep 11, 197962AWhine or begFederingMaleska
Sat Jun 23, 197948DDefeatist's wordC. J. AngioMaleska
Sun Mar 25, 1979139AArgotHenry HookMaleska
Sun Apr 16, 197872DJargonJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tue Jan 17, 197812DJargonSara V. TuckermanMaleska
Sun Aug 28, 197714DPious jargonMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Thu Aug 18, 197711DHypocrisyHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Fri Apr 8, 197726ABevelA. J. SantoraMaleska
Mon Jan 10, 197745AArgotElio DesiderioWeng
Wed Mar 10, 197629DSalient angleRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Sat Feb 21, 197647AJargonHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Thu Feb 19, 19769ATiltSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Mon Dec 29, 197523AAffected speechSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Thu May 15, 19751AInsincere palaverJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Fri Apr 18, 197541APious platitudeAllan BlackmanWeng
Mon Feb 3, 197523APious jargonEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
Sat Mar 16, 197424AInsincere talkHugh McElroyWeng
Mon Jan 7, 197462ACommon contractionLacksWeng
Sat Dec 8, 197354AJargonUnknownWeng
Wed Sep 19, 197342AInclineUnknownWeng
Mon Aug 20, 197356ALingoUnknownWeng
Wed May 9, 197348AJargonUnknownWeng
Tue Apr 24, 19733DJargonUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 27, 197334ABevelUnknownWeng
Sun Jan 7, 197314DListEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Sun Dec 3, 1972102AJargonElmer ToroWeng
Wed Nov 8, 197235ALeanUnknownWeng
Sat Aug 26, 197256ATiltUnknownWeng
Sat Aug 21, 197146ALeanUnknownWeng
Wed Aug 4, 197162ASlopeUnknownWeng
Sun Apr 18, 197193AInsincere talkJordan S. LasherWeng
Fri Sep 25, 197030AJargonUnknownWeng
Wed Apr 22, 197033DTiltUnknownWeng
Thu Apr 9, 197036DSlantUnknownWeng
Sun Nov 9, 196950DJargonJohn WilligWeng
Wed Oct 8, 196940DTilt.UnknownWeng
Mon Jul 7, 196944AJargon.UnknownWeng
Sun Jun 8, 1969100AHeel overAnthony MorseWeng
Mon Mar 3, 196951DInsincere talk.UnknownWeng
Wed Jan 1, 196936DVerbal contraction.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 12, 196826DBeveled edge.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 16, 196715ASlope.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 14, 196739DTilt.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Tue Mar 7, 196760ASlope.William LutwiniakFarrar
Tue Feb 7, 196715AOuter angle.Louis SabinFarrar
Tue Jan 3, 196758AIs unable.William LutwiniakFarrar
Wed Dec 7, 19665AArgot.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 14, 196625DTilt.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 17, 196694DLean.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sun Mar 13, 1966113DTip up.Anne FoxFarrar
Thu Dec 23, 19656DIdiom.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 11, 19651DJargon.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 30, 196528DLingo.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 28, 19647DHypocrisy.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 29, 196465AArgot.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 15, 196317DPeteman for safeblower.Jules Arensberg and Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sat Nov 30, 196367AArgot.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Sat Nov 23, 196313DOblique line.Joseph S. CrowellFarrar
Thu Oct 31, 196340DExternal angle.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 16, 196368ABeveled edge.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 8, 19638DHypocrisy.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sat May 4, 19631AJargon.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 7, 19631AAffected, singsong speech.Jean ReedFarrar
Mon Dec 24, 19624DSloping surface.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sat Nov 3, 196246APious mumbo-jumbo.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 15, 19621ASpecial argot.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 10, 196217ABevel.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 23, 196225DInsincere talk.Ruth M. McWhirkFarrar
Sun Mar 25, 196226ASlope.Mary GrowFarrar
Thu Mar 15, 196233DBevel.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Wed Sep 13, 196156DSalient angle.UnknownFarrar
Fri Apr 7, 19611AJargon.UnknownFarrar
Tue Feb 28, 196135DInsincere talk.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 24, 196110ABeveled edge.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 23, 19601DArgot.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 24, 196013DJargon.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 18, 196048DArgot.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 1, 196050ABeveled edge.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 29, 19605AJargon.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 14, 196093DTip.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sat Nov 14, 195937DJargon.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 12, 195934AInsincere talk.A. H. DrummondFarrar
Sat Nov 22, 195846AArgot.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Thu Nov 13, 19581DTilt.S. A. KayFarrar
Mon Jul 7, 195811DTip.S. A. KayFarrar
Wed Jun 18, 195859AArgot.Herman KeldFarrar
Thu Feb 6, 195831AInsincere talk.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sun Jan 19, 195884DJargon.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wed Dec 18, 195724ANegative verbal contraction.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 24, 195783ATilt up.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed May 8, 195741DPessimist's pet word.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Apr 30, 195724AInsincere talk.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sun Apr 14, 195741DPitch.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Feb 10, 1957100DOverturn.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Wed Dec 26, 195631DInsincere talk.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 13, 195636AInsincere talk.Mel TaubFarrar
Tue Nov 6, 195611DSalient angle.Madeline CorseFarrar
Sun Oct 14, 195687ABeveled edge.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Mar 11, 195666DIncline.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wed Feb 1, 19564DBeveled edge.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Jan 22, 195688DSong of Songs: Abbr.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Oct 30, 195597DJargon.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sat May 28, 195560APessimist's word.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Mon Apr 25, 19553DBeveled edge.Albert BlumFarrar
Sun Aug 22, 195459DDouble-talk.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun Jul 11, 195488DSee 1 Down.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sat Jun 5, 195442DJargon.Israel GitterFarrar
Wed Mar 10, 195438DSecret jargon.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 25, 195312DHypocritical talk.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Sep 22, 195359DSecret jargon of thieves.Bernice GordonFarrar
Wed Jan 7, 195329DHollow talk.C. M. FairFarrar
Mon Oct 13, 195241AInsincere speech.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 25, 195250DInsincere speech or writing.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 12, 19523DOily talk.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 13, 195259DJargon.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 10, 195255AIncline.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 22, 195140DHypocrisy.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Dec 24, 195074ATilt.Alice CookFarrar
Wed Sep 13, 195054DTilt; tip.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 19, 194563ALingo.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sun Jul 22, 19451DArgot.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun Nov 19, 194471AHypocrisy.Charles CrossFarrar
Sun Aug 8, 1943129AInclination.P. Joseph LamannaFarrar
Sun Jun 6, 1943100ASlope or bevel.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun May 30, 1943126DIdiom.William SchoppFarrar
Sun Feb 7, 194395AA slope or bevel.Willard N. JordanFarrar