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40 results for COILS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Sep 14, 201552AGets ready to strike, as a snakeZhouqin Burnikel
Sat Jun 2, 201212DMany stored hosesTim Croce
Sun Jan 23, 201131AWinds (2)Chris A. McGlothlin
Wed Oct 4, 200631DMattress layerAdam Cohen
Wed Mar 14, 200153DPrepares to strikeGreg Staples
Sat Oct 21, 200020DSpring windsBob Klahn
Sat Oct 9, 199927DWinds (2)Manny Nosowsky
Tue Jul 6, 199933DSpring featuresArthur P. Stoliar
Sun Jan 12, 19971DPrepares to strike, maybeM. Rosen
Sat Jun 15, 199645DHeating elementsR. Ross

30 results for COILS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Oct 15, 198950DWindsCharles M. DeberMaleska
Wed May 17, 19896DGathers a hoseJean J. DavisonMaleska
Tue Nov 15, 198832AWinds aroundVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Wed Jul 10, 19855AEntwinesFred TooleMaleska
Sun Sep 25, 198311DSpiralsA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wed Jun 15, 19835ALoopsChristy RidleyMaleska
Sun Sep 20, 198128AWindsReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Thu Aug 27, 198158A"Mortal ___," Huxley bookAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Mon Mar 14, 197734ASpringsMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Tue May 18, 197662ARope formationsJay ScottWeng
Wed Feb 4, 197648ACobra-like windingsJack LuzzattoWeng
Fri Jul 11, 19759ASnaky formationsJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Sun Jan 12, 19691AWindsWilliam A. Lewis Jr.Weng
Mon Dec 18, 196723ATwines.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 24, 1967115AWinds.Jean ReedFarrar
Sun Mar 26, 196779AHelices.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Jun 12, 196634DHelices.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tue Sep 26, 196157ASeries of rings.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 16, 196192ASpirals.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thu Feb 4, 196026DFakes, as a rope.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 19, 19591DSpirals of wire.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Mar 8, 195945DTwists.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Fri Jun 27, 195845DSpirals.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Aug 5, 195643AElectrical devices.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thu Nov 3, 19555DMeshes of danger.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 30, 195599DFreezing units.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Mar 16, 195434DFakes, as a rope.Morton BraunFarrar
Sun Aug 16, 195348DParts of armatures.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Thu Aug 13, 19537DRolls of stamps.Helen SmathersFarrar
Thu Jul 24, 195235DWire springs.UnknownFarrar