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45 results for DEATH

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, June 13, 20169DSudden ___ (overtime format)Lynn Lempel
Saturday, April 5, 201441AThe end (2)Ashton Anderson and James Mulhern
Friday, March 7, 201422A"The king of terrors," per Job 18Matt Ginsberg
Wednesday, September 4, 201372ALife partner?Joel Fagliano
Sunday, September 1, 2013114A___ by chocolate (popular dessert)John Farmer
Tuesday, July 10, 201225D___ and 36-Across (two of life's certainties)Chris A. McGlothlin
Monday, October 25, 201019APoint of no return?Jonah Kagan
Tuesday, September 14, 201026D___ by chocolate (calorie-heavy dessert)Eshan Mitra, Brown University '12
Thursday, May 7, 200925DThe end (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, February 1, 200921DIts stroke is "as a lover's pinch, which hurts, and is desired," per CleopatraVictor Fleming and Matt Ginsberg
Monday, February 11, 200826DJohn Donne's "___ Be Not Proud"Ken Bessette
Sunday, September 2, 200798DNecrophobiac's fearLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, April 15, 200742DEnd (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Saturday, December 18, 200446DEnd (2)Dana Motley
Tuesday, June 8, 200470ATheroux's "endless night"Ed Early
Tuesday, May 20, 20031AOne of Franklin's two certaintiesPeter Abide
Sunday, January 14, 200152DFailureNancy Salomon
Sunday, January 2, 200029DBrowne's "cure of all diseases"Rich Norris
Sunday, December 26, 199947DDepartureGreg Staples
Saturday, October 2, 199944APassingRich Norris
Sunday, March 16, 199762DFinisDavid J. Kahn
Wednesday, October 23, 199652DRuinationR. Norris
Tuesday, June 14, 199418A"_____ in Venice"Jonathan Schmatzbach

22 results for DEATH from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, September 5, 199377DOne of the Four HorsemenNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Wednesday, December 16, 199236A___ Valley, Calif.Harold B. CountsMaleska
Thursday, January 30, 199269AOne of the Four HorsemenC. McInerneyMaleska
Friday, September 26, 198650A"___ in the Afternoon": HemingwayJoy L. WoukMaleska
Saturday, June 28, 198627DOne of the Four HorsemenBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Friday, May 27, 198340DMann's "___ in Venice"William CanineMaleska
Wednesday, October 29, 198055D___ and taxesJean J. DavisonMaleska
Friday, March 7, 198024AQuietusWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, December 18, 1977105A"___ of a Salesman"Jim PageMaleska
Sunday, December 29, 197422ARider on a pale horseFrances HansenWeng
Friday, June 11, 197161A"___ of a Salesman"UnknownWeng
Monday, May 10, 197132AKind of blowUnknownWeng
Sunday, August 2, 197067DTaxes' partnerPeter E. PriceWeng
Sunday, November 10, 1968107DBored to ___Will WengFarrar
Friday, April 23, 19656D"___ of a Salesman."UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 18, 196325D"___ in the Afternoon."A. J. SantoraFarrar
Friday, December 2, 19609ATo ___ (to the extreme).UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 13, 1957147A___ Valley.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Sunday, December 2, 195643DThomas Mann's "___ in Venice."William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sunday, January 30, 194951A"___ and Transfiguration."Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, April 4, 1948105AThe Pale Horse: Rev. vi, 8.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, June 13, 1943116AExtinction.Joseph C. EmidyFarrar