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215 results for CEASE

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

Sat Jul 27, 201931DCut offByron Walden
Sun Jan 13, 201943DStop (8)Andy Kravis
Thu Jun 28, 20185DOrder in a lawyer's letterJeff Chen
Sun Mar 18, 201812DTerminate (4)Daniel Raymon
Sat Mar 3, 201857A"Enough!"Damon Gulczynski
Mon Dec 4, 201727APut an end to (3)Alan Arbesfeld
Thu Apr 27, 201740ATerminate (4)Todd Gross
Sat May 28, 201630AShut down (2)Frederick J. Healy
Tue Apr 26, 201616DDesist (3)Finn Vigeland
Sun Mar 13, 201677ACome to an end (2)Tom McCoy
Sat Aug 22, 201533AEndBarry C. Silk
Mon Aug 10, 20152DStop (8)C. W. Stewart
Thu Feb 5, 201549DFire starter?Mike Buckley
Sun Nov 9, 201496DDesist (3)Tom McCoy
Tue Sep 2, 201451AStop (8)Ethan Cooper
Sat Mar 1, 201450DFade outIan Livengood & J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Sun Oct 13, 2013106AGo cold turkeyJeff Chen
Tue Aug 13, 201328APartner of desistJoel Fagliano
Fri Apr 12, 201326ALeave off (4)Patrick Berry
Sun Sep 4, 2011100DDie outDana Delany and Matt Ginsberg
Sun Nov 21, 201038DStop (8)Clive Probert
Wed Jun 2, 201054D"Give it a rest!"Adam Cohen
Sat May 29, 201034DLet upCaleb Madison
Sun Nov 15, 2009102DKnock it offElizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Oct 29, 200949DQuit (2)Joe Krozel
Tue Mar 3, 200936AShut down (2)Jeffrey Wechsler
Sun Jun 22, 200824D"Stop it!"Pamela Amick Klawitter
Tue May 20, 20089ACome to an end (2)Billie Truitt
Sun Mar 30, 2008107DDiscontinue (4)Paula Gamache
Sun Dec 2, 200757A"Avast!"Seth A. Abel
Fri Apr 6, 200748ANot go onWill Nediger
Tue Jan 2, 200754DStop (8)Sarah Keller
Tue Dec 5, 200668ACut out (4)Kenneth J. Berniker
Thu Oct 19, 200637DIntermitRaymond C. Young
Wed Jan 18, 200616AHalt (3)Sheldon Benardo
Tue Sep 21, 200432ADesist (3)Andrea Carla Michaels
Sat Sep 4, 200445ATerminate (4)Patrick Berry
Tue Apr 20, 20047DStop (8)Allan E. Parrish
Sun Feb 29, 200497DQuit (2)Patrick Merrell
Tue Jan 6, 200454APut a stop toKent Lorentzen
Tue Oct 7, 200359AHalt (3)Steve Jones
Mon Jun 2, 200362ADiscontinue (4)Gregory E. Paul
Sun May 11, 20031DDiscontinue (4)Patrick Berry
Fri May 2, 200356ACut out (4)Dana Motley
Thu Nov 7, 200261AKnock off (2)Patrick Merrell
Sun Sep 30, 200198D"Cut it out!" (2)Con Pederson
Fri Jul 13, 200142ADo not continueManny Nosowsky
Sat Jun 2, 200161ABreak off (2)Jim Page
Sat Feb 17, 200124DCut out (4)Robert Bridges
Fri Nov 17, 200019D"Cut it out!" (2)Manny Nosowsky
Mon Oct 30, 200030DDiscontinue (4)Gregory E. Paul
Fri Jul 23, 199953ACut out (4)Joe DiPietro
Tue Apr 6, 199915AStop (8)Stephanie Spadaccini
Fri Dec 25, 199851DKnock off (2)Ed Pegg Jr.
Tue Mar 10, 199833DPut an end to (3)Patrick Jordan
Thu Jun 27, 199636APut an end to (3)R. Norris
Wed May 22, 199627DStop (8)R. Hughes
Sat Apr 20, 19966DWrap upR. Norris
Fri Apr 5, 199635DLeave off (4)J. Page
Sun Mar 10, 199689ALeave off (4)F. & L. Sabin
Thu Feb 22, 199630ATerminate (4)C. Deodene
Tue Apr 25, 199512DHalt (3)Gregory E. Paul
Sun Jul 31, 199473ALeave off (4)Richard Silvestri
Sun Jun 26, 199418ABreak off (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Thu May 19, 199427ACome to a haltRichard Silvestri

1 result for CEASE from Variety puzzles.

May 25, 2014cryptic29AStop cold, relax (5)Richard Silvestri

149 results for CEASE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Fri Oct 22, 199325DKnock it offAlex K. JustinTaub
Wed Apr 28, 199329DLeave offNorman S. WizerMaleska
Tue Dec 1, 199214AEndMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Wed Oct 14, 199222DDiscontinueDon GroatMaleska
Wed Sep 23, 199219AStopWalter CovellMaleska
Thu Sep 10, 199262ALeave offReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Tue Sep 8, 199214AEndMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Sun Aug 16, 19922DDesistIrene SmullyanMaleska
Tue Apr 21, 19925ADesist's partnerNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Tue Mar 10, 199267ALeave offNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sun Mar 8, 199289DDiscontinueKevin BoyleMaleska
Fri Nov 29, 199127ALeave offEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Jul 30, 199131DDesistSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri Jun 28, 199132D___-fireErnie FurtadoMaleska
Thu Feb 14, 199122ADiscontinueHarold B. CountsMaleska
Sun Jan 13, 199176DDesistKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Wed Dec 5, 199067ADiscontinueNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Fri Nov 2, 199046DWord with desistKevin BoyleMaleska
Thu Jul 19, 199040DDesist's partnerEli WesoffMaleska
Thu Apr 12, 199011DLeave offWilson McBeathMaleska
Wed Aug 16, 198947ALeave offLouis SabinMaleska
Sun Jun 25, 19896DDesistJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Sep 25, 198861ADesistBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thu Sep 1, 198813AQuitJudson G. TrentMaleska
Thu Jul 21, 198838AFire precederEli WesoffMaleska
Mon Nov 23, 198725DHaltAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Fri Nov 6, 198764ADesist's partnerRhonda KrausMaleska
Sun Sep 6, 198765ADiscontinueWillemain O. CableMaleska
Mon Jan 5, 198764A___ and desistJames R. BurnsMaleska
Sun Nov 23, 1986128DTerminateNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Wed Jun 18, 198619DDesist's partnerPatterson PeppleMaleska
Mon May 19, 198650DHave done withVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sat Nov 9, 198548A"To ___ upon the midnight . . . ": KeatsYurie HoriguchiMaleska
Sun Nov 3, 198569APartner of desistWilson McBeathMaleska
Fri May 24, 198532DDesistJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sun Feb 24, 198568A___ fireDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Fri Jan 11, 198524DStopBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
Sun Apr 17, 198385DPut an end toMel RosenMaleska
Wed Oct 27, 198216ALeave offDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Mon Oct 4, 198266ADiscontinueEdward J. BucklerMaleska
Mon Sep 27, 198226DDesistNancy McCarthyMaleska
Mon Aug 9, 198220ACulminateEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Fri Jul 16, 198218ALeave offPeter SwiftMaleska
Tue Jun 29, 198228DTerminateArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Wed Mar 17, 198251A___-fireWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Fri Jan 29, 198249DStopErnst TheimerMaleska
Fri Jul 31, 198139ADiscontinueNancy McCarthyMaleska
Sun Jun 21, 198111DLeave offBert H. KruseMaleska
Tue Feb 3, 198111DDiscontinueAlbert E. LytleMaleska
Tue Nov 25, 198021DDesist's partnerI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Mon May 19, 198031DDesist's partnerLouis SabinMaleska
Tue Jan 8, 198019ADesistPeter SwiftMaleska
Mon Jul 2, 197943ASuspendStrassheimMaleska
Sun Dec 3, 1978127ADiscontinueAlfio MicciMaleska
Sat Nov 19, 197745D"Hold it!"Henry HookMaleska
Sat May 21, 197761ADesist's partnerSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed May 4, 197736ADo no moreHenry HookMaleska
Sun Sep 19, 197642DLeave offEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sun Jun 20, 197653DPartner of desistBert KruseWeng
Wed Jun 9, 19766DStop altogether, with 35 DownWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sat Mar 20, 197622ADiscontinueAllan BlackmanWeng
Tue Oct 14, 197529DLeave offWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sun Jun 16, 197446DDesist's partnerRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Mon Jan 21, 197418D___ fireCarl H. WinstonWeng
Mon Dec 10, 197340D___ fireUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 21, 19731APartner of desistA. J. SantoraWeng
Wed Jun 13, 197346ALeave offUnknownWeng
Sun Apr 15, 197358D___-fireHerb RisteenWeng
Sat Apr 14, 197331DStopUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 4, 197313ALeave offKeith BlakeWeng
Sun Jan 14, 197320ALeave offWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sat Jan 13, 197362A"Wonders will never ___"UnknownWeng
Mon Jan 1, 197314A___-fireUnknownWeng
Mon Nov 13, 197245DHaltUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 22, 197255D___-fireFrank NosoffWeng
Mon Jun 5, 197228DKind of fireUnknownWeng
Thu Feb 17, 197244DEndUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 26, 197193D___-fireRobert Vaux RoopWeng
Fri Apr 2, 197151DBreak offUnknownWeng
Sun Mar 28, 197171AStopH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Wed Feb 24, 197118DStopUnknownWeng
Wed Feb 17, 197115AStopUnknownWeng
Sat Jun 6, 19709D___ and desistUnknownWeng
Tue Apr 21, 19701DDiscontinueUnknownWeng
Tue Jan 27, 197030DStopUnknownWeng
Sat Jan 10, 197013DDiscontinueUnknownWeng
Wed Dec 10, 196922DAvast!UnknownWeng
Tue Nov 25, 196952DDiscontinue.UnknownWeng
Tue Oct 14, 196926DLeave off.UnknownWeng
Wed Feb 5, 196943AStop.UnknownWeng
Thu Aug 1, 196829DDiscontinue.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 12, 1967129AEnough!Frances HansenFarrar
Thu Aug 31, 196725DDesist.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Mon Aug 28, 196734AStop.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 18, 196739AHalt operations.George LaczkoFarrar
Fri Feb 10, 196764ADiscontinue.Manny MillerFarrar
Thu Jan 26, 196732DDiscontinue.Helen FasuloFarrar
Fri Oct 28, 196647DDiscontinue.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 20, 196630ADesist.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 14, 196640AEnd.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 6, 196643ADiscontinue.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 3, 1966107DLeave off.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sat May 1, 196543AEnd.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 24, 196440AStop.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 29, 196460APartner of desist.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 8, 196424AFinish.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 22, 19646ATerminate.John ByrneFarrar
Fri Nov 22, 196360APartner of desist.Jean ReedFarrar
Fri Nov 1, 196333ALeave off.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 12, 196316ADesist.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Wed Aug 1, 196225ADesist.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 2, 19626DStop.Madeline CorseFarrar
Sun Feb 4, 1962129DLeave off.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Thu Nov 30, 19619ALeave off.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 18, 196147DDesist.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 16, 196148DLeave off.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 26, 196145DDesist's partner.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 19, 19611DCall a halt.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 9, 196186DDiscontinue.Diana SessionsFarrar
Fri Sep 23, 196014DDesist.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 25, 196041DQuit.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 28, 196067AEnd.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sat Oct 17, 195930DStop.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 12, 19594DDesist.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 22, 195927ADiscontinue.Helen FasuloFarrar
Mon Jan 19, 195939ADesist.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wed Oct 1, 195826D___ fire.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 19, 195826ADiscontinue.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sat May 24, 195855DEnd.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 27, 195833DLeave off.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tue Jun 18, 195711DCome to a close.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Fri Mar 15, 195719ADiscontinue.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Aug 5, 1956110A___-fire.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tue Jun 19, 195666AEnd.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sat Dec 10, 195539AEnd.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 28, 195529DEnd.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Aug 7, 195546DCall a halt.Harold T. BersFarrar
Fri Jul 8, 195533DStop.Isaac KertFarrar
Sun May 22, 195572ADiscontinue.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Sun Apr 24, 195565DWhat "avast" means.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon Jan 18, 195435DDiscontinue.Louise RabbFarrar
Sun Jun 14, 195361ARefrain.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Mon Nov 24, 19522DStop.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 11, 195226APut a stop to.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 22, 195270ADiscontinue.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 24, 195137ADiscontinue.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 26, 1943143AStop.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Jun 20, 1943117A"___ then, this impious rage."—Milton.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jul 19, 1942126DDiscontinue.I. KertFarrar