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62 results for COAX

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, December 3, 201523AInveigle (2)Patrick Merrell
Thursday, September 3, 201559AGoad gentlyMerl Reagle (1950-2015)
Thursday, August 6, 201516ASoft-soap (4)Gary Cee
Thursday, October 23, 20141DSweet-talk (7)Patrick Blindauer
Tuesday, September 16, 201418AUse friendly persuasionGary Cee
Saturday, June 21, 201453DSoft-soap (4)Brad Wilber and Byron Walden
Friday, January 4, 20131AInveigle (2)David J. Kahn
Monday, December 26, 20112DWheedle (4)Gary Cee
Tuesday, September 6, 201166ACajole (4)Susan Gelfand
Wednesday, April 7, 201051DSweet-talk (7)Richard Silvestri
Sunday, April 4, 201082ABring aroundBob Klahn
Wednesday, September 23, 200931DSay "Pretty please?," sayJonathan Gersch
Saturday, May 30, 200939DUrgeMatt Ginsberg
Thursday, March 12, 200914ACertain cable, informallyDavid Chapus
Sunday, March 1, 20097ASweet-talk (7)Robert W. Harris
Sunday, October 22, 200614DSoft-soap (4)Harvey Estes
Thursday, August 24, 200654DCajole (4)Gary Steinmehl
Tuesday, September 6, 200561DTry to persuade (2)Barry C. Silk
Sunday, March 27, 200513DCajole (4)Con Pederson
Tuesday, November 30, 200418ATry to persuade (2)Joan Yanofsky
Saturday, June 12, 200454DWheedle (4)Henry Hook
Tuesday, March 30, 20046DSweet-talk (7)Sarah Keller
Thursday, October 9, 200321DGently persuadeAlan Arbesfeld
Wednesday, March 19, 200316ASweet-talk (7)Alan Arbesfeld
Friday, July 5, 200233ASweet-talk (7)Manny Nosowsky
Monday, March 18, 200216AWheedle (4)John Greenman
Tuesday, January 8, 200214AWheedle (4)Janet R. Bender
Wednesday, December 6, 200019AUse low-key persuasionMel Taub (and crossword class)
Saturday, June 14, 199733DSoft-soap (4)A. J. Santora
Monday, July 1, 199615ACajole (4)S. Spadaccini
Friday, August 25, 199557ASweet-talk (7)Rich Norris
Wednesday, April 27, 199415APersuade cagilyRich Norris

30 results for COAX from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, October 15, 199237AWheedleNorma SteinbergMaleska
Saturday, November 25, 198914ACajoleNorma SteinbergMaleska
Monday, November 21, 198844ACajoleSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, June 26, 198744DCajoleWilliam CanineMaleska
Tuesday, May 1, 198413ACajoleHelena FarmerMaleska
Tuesday, December 20, 198355DCajoleEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, November 25, 198254DPersuadeI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Monday, February 8, 198254DWheedleChristy RidleyMaleska
Sunday, September 9, 197959ACajoleA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wednesday, December 14, 197749DWheedleMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Tuesday, August 30, 197715AWheedleMcDermottMaleska
Tuesday, April 1, 197510AGently persuadeBeverly J. SewardWeng
Monday, June 25, 19732DWheedleUnknownWeng
Wednesday, July 5, 197228DWheedleUnknownWeng
Thursday, January 6, 19721DPersuadeJoli Quentin KansilWeng
Thursday, April 9, 19703DUrgeUnknownWeng
Wednesday, December 28, 196611DImportune.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 19, 196614ACajole.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 5, 196662DWheedle.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 3, 196611DWheedlers do it.UnknownFarrar
Friday, December 31, 196529ACajole.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 17, 19642DPersuade.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 14, 196256DPersuade.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 10, 196216AWheedle.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 3, 196134DPersuade.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 24, 196030DWheedle.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, January 28, 195922DCajole.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, April 29, 195698AWheedle.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, March 4, 195652AWheedle.Marjorie ConnellyFarrar
Monday, December 20, 195435DWheedle.H. L. RisteenFarrar