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46 results for DECOY

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun May 5, 201371DPart of a trapAlan Arbesfeld
Sat Sep 10, 201152DLure (3)David Quarfoot
Sat Apr 4, 200948DEntrapMatt Ginsberg
Sun Jan 18, 200988APolice sting participantRandolph Ross
Sun Jul 6, 2008104ALure (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Jun 15, 2008122AIt's distractingJeremy Newton
Thu Mar 22, 200731AIt's not to be believedKaren M. Tracey
Tue Jan 9, 200748AHunter's lure (2)Ed Early
Mon Nov 27, 200612DWooden duck, sayMarlon R. Howell
Wed Nov 22, 200624DTrickerEdward Alch
Sat Aug 26, 200650ALure (3)Henry Hook
Thu Aug 12, 200449DUndercover cop, maybeDavid J. Kahn
Sun Jun 27, 200418DSpurious aircraftPeter Abide and Steven Kahn
Tue Sep 9, 200361ADuck that's not a duckRobert Zimmerman
Wed Feb 27, 200224AFake drakeBrendan Emmett Quigley
Thu May 18, 200048DSitting duck?Patrick D. Berry
Fri Feb 13, 199831DShillJim Page
Wed Oct 16, 199641AHunter's lure (2)B. Gordon
Sun Feb 25, 199677ALook-alike, maybeD. Niles
Sat Mar 25, 199563AInveigle, in a wayWalter Webb

1 result for DECOY from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Feb 2, 2003diagramless28DDuck-hunting aidDave Tuller

25 results for DECOY from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Oct 5, 199051DLurePatricia A. CevaalMaleska
Sun Jul 2, 1989106DLureErnst TheimerMaleska
Fri Jun 2, 198964ALureMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Tue Sep 9, 198634DHunter's ruseRobert KatzMaleska
Sun May 9, 198258DKind of blindTap OsbornMaleska
Sat Jul 25, 19812DLureA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thu Mar 5, 198132DWooden duckGerald BrooksMaleska
Sat Feb 23, 198045ALureAlfio MicciMaleska
Sat Apr 22, 197845DKind of blindHenry HookMaleska
Thu Nov 20, 197564ADuck-hunter's needBeverly J. SewardWeng
Tue Aug 26, 197526DWooden duckJohn PrytzWeng
Sun Mar 23, 196999DBlindSara V. TuckermanWeng
Thu Oct 3, 196825ALure.Bernice GordonFarrar
Tue Sep 26, 196731AKind of duck.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sun Feb 6, 1966119AArtificial bird.Will WengFarrar
Sat Jun 1, 196342DLure into a trap.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sun Aug 19, 196240AArtificial bird.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Jun 13, 196114DWooden duck, for one.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 9, 196137AHunter's device.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 14, 195929ADuck blind.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 8, 195817D___ duck.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 3, 195731AWooden duck.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thu Nov 29, 195610DWooden duck.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Aug 31, 195298DDuck hunter's equipment.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Sep 17, 194479ALure.Betty C. CrismanFarrar