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106 results for COIL

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Apr 25, 201757DSnake's shapeGary J. Whitehead
Fri Apr 14, 201753D"When we have shuffled off this mortal ___": HamletAndrew Kingsley
Thu Oct 8, 201534ASlinky, e.g. (2)Stu Ockman
Mon May 4, 201519ASpring's shapeZhouqin Burnikel
Thu Feb 28, 20137DCobra's shape, at timesJoe Krozel
Sun Jul 8, 20121AHose shapeJoel Fagliano
Wed Mar 28, 201245ASpiral shapeJoe DiPietro
Sun Feb 20, 201193ASlinky, e.g. (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Jun 24, 201026AWind upJohn Farmer
Wed Mar 17, 20104DStamp purchase (3)Patrick Merrell
Sun Aug 16, 2009105DThing to windRandolph Ross
Thu Feb 12, 200939DStamp purchase (3)Gary & Stephen Kennedy
Mon Oct 13, 200827DRattlesnake's shapeAnthony J. Salvia
Fri Apr 11, 200849DSpring (2)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Sep 9, 200793AElectromagnet componentPatrick Berry
Wed May 23, 200761ASpring shapeBruce Venzke and Stella Daily
Wed Dec 14, 200530APostage purchaseJames R. Leeds
Tue Jun 8, 200453ASlinky's shapeEd Early
Sat Apr 24, 200425ASpring (2)Patrick Berry
Tue Feb 10, 200416ARattler's postureSeth A. Abel
Thu Aug 22, 200247AHeater featureCathy Millhauser
Sun Jul 14, 2002108DWire arrangementPatrick Berry
Sun May 20, 200171DWindAlan Arbesfeld
Mon Feb 26, 200144AHelixNorma Steinberg
Thu Jan 4, 200129DKind of springNancy S. Ross
Wed Oct 11, 200014ASpring, maybeGreg Staples
Tue Aug 15, 200032AShakespeare's was "mortal"Nancy Salomon and Sherry O. Blackard
Wed Jul 12, 200048DSlinky, basicallyWilliam A. Ballard
Tue Mar 9, 199958ASpring featureHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Wed Mar 3, 19994DStamp purchase (3)Rich Norris
Thu Jul 9, 199834AHeater componentNorman S. Wizer
Fri Nov 1, 199644DRadiator partM. Rosen
Mon Jul 31, 19952DSnake shapeElizabeth Gorski

3 results for COIL from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jun 22, 2014diagramless42DSnake postureFred Piscop
May 22, 2005diagramless17DSnake's formBrendan Emmett Quigley
Jun 15, 1997diagramless20AStamp purchaseFrank Longo

70 results for COIL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Oct 13, 199341DSpringJoel DavajanTaub
Mon Jun 7, 19931DWindBill PolvogtMaleska
Tue Nov 19, 199162AWind into a ringAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wed Sep 18, 199143DWind or twistKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Sat Dec 1, 199033DWindAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Fri May 11, 199025AWindMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Fri May 19, 198912DSnake's maneuverPatterson PeppleMaleska
Tue Sep 13, 198860ASpiralWhittenMaleska
Sat Jul 2, 198856DTesla itemBetty JorgensenMaleska
Fri Apr 22, 198829DWhat snakes doJim PageMaleska
Sat Oct 3, 198757ASpiralJohn GreenmanMaleska
Wed Jul 9, 198638DSpiralWhittenMaleska
Fri Dec 20, 198556ARope ringLouis SabinMaleska
Fri Jul 1, 198335DPart of an electromagnetRemleyMaleska
Sun Mar 6, 198340DHelixRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Sun Jul 4, 19825AWindAnne FoxMaleska
Tue Jun 22, 198238ASpiralJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sun Jun 6, 198250AWind in ringsRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sun Dec 13, 198150AHelixJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Thu Oct 15, 198117DWindChristy RidleyMaleska
Sat Sep 5, 198123ASpiralHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Thu Feb 5, 198150AMake like a snakeNikki TenfeldeMaleska
Tue Oct 14, 198022DSpringCarol DuttingMaleska
Wed Feb 28, 19793DSpiralJean J. DavisonMaleska
Mon Nov 6, 197853DWindVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Tue Jan 17, 19782DSpiralSara V. TuckermanMaleska
Thu Jun 10, 197639DRope formationMartha J. DeWittWeng
Sun Nov 2, 19752DSpring shapeGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Fri Oct 31, 19752DRope arrangementSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Thu Dec 26, 197434DSnake's maneuverEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Sun Sep 29, 19744DSnake postureElaine D. SchorrWeng
Mon Aug 5, 197443AWind, as a clotheslineThomas SheehanWeng
Thu Mar 21, 197432DRoll of stampsBeverly J. SewardWeng
Tue Jan 23, 197323AWindUnknownWeng
Fri Apr 9, 19713DTwistUnknownWeng
Thu Apr 1, 197156DWindUnknownWeng
Mon Dec 21, 19701ARoll of stampsUnknownWeng
Sat May 23, 197031DRoll of stampsUnknownWeng
Fri Mar 27, 197010DWindUnknownWeng
Fri Jun 13, 196962AWind.UnknownWeng
Sun Oct 20, 196825AFake (a rope)Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Sep 6, 196840ATwist.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 4, 196762AGather into loops.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Tue May 3, 196660AWire spring.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 25, 196521ASpiral.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 19, 196441AWind.Anne FoxFarrar
Wed Aug 7, 196346ATake a winding course.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 3, 196266AWind.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 25, 19621ASpiral.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Nov 19, 1961100DSpiral.Mary GrowFarrar
Mon Oct 2, 196110ARoll of wire.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 26, 196122AMove in a winding course.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Oct 10, 196030DTwist of rope.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 13, 196059ASpiral of wire.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 30, 19596AWind about.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 9, 195963DWind.Ted DombrasFarrar
Sat Feb 28, 195932AWrap around.Helen SmathersFarrar
Tue Apr 22, 195855DWind spirally.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed Apr 9, 195853DHelix.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 17, 19576AWind around.W. E. JonesFarrar
Mon Feb 18, 19571DSeries of rings.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun Dec 25, 1955106DHelix.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wed Aug 10, 195554DSpiral.Elsie BishopFarrar
Sat Apr 16, 195532DWater heater part.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 30, 195458DTwist.E. H. MudgeFarrar
Sat Jan 16, 195450ASpiral of wire.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon Sep 7, 195328AA spiral of wire.Ethel Le StrangeFarrar
Sat Mar 22, 195210AAn electrical conductor.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 1, 195168APart of an ignition system.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 11, 195155AArrangement of pipes in a radiator.UnknownFarrar