It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.

Help support XWord Info

Donation Amount

XWord Info is only possible when people like you choose to support it through donations.

Donate to get access to XWord Info for a year.

Benefits vary by donation level.

Find clues or match patterns

See all the clues for any answer word,
or all answers that match a specified pattern

Pattern matching options:
Sort items:
Answer length:
Enter a word or pattern:

274 results for DEL

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Jun 3, 201839D"Runaway" singer Shannon, 1961 (4)David J. Kahn
Wed Apr 4, 20181DIt's SE of Penn.Weird Al Yankovic and Eric Berlin
Fri Sep 22, 201753DPC keyDavid Steinberg
Sun May 14, 201741DDirector Guillermo ___ Toro (2)Will Nediger
Thu Oct 27, 201632DJoe Biden's home: Abbr. (2)Milo Beckman
Tue Jul 12, 201618D___ Mar (California racetrack)Samuel A. Donaldson
Sun May 31, 201522AJoe Biden's home: Abbr. (2)Tom McCoy
Thu Mar 26, 201510D___ Norte County, Cal.Byron Walden
Sun Feb 15, 2015117DAtl. Coast state (4)Ellen Leuschner and Jeff Chen
Sun Nov 23, 2014103DFirst of 50: Abbr. (3)Patrick Berry
Sun Nov 9, 201459DDirector Guillermo ___ Toro (2)Tom McCoy
Tue Nov 4, 201461A___ Taco (fast-food chain)Joel Fagliano
Thu Sep 11, 201450AFirst state: Abbr. (2)Patrick Blindauer
Wed Feb 12, 201441AThe First State: Abbr. (2)Peter A. Collins
Mon Jul 22, 201345AJoe Biden's state: Abbr.Ian Livengood
Wed Jun 26, 201337DCorona ___ Mar, Calif.David Steinberg (16) and Bernice Gordon (99)
Mon May 27, 201326ATierra ___ Fuego (3)Doug Peterson
Wed Mar 6, 201335ASen. Biden represented it: Abbr.Richard Chisholm
Sat Jan 5, 201331DAtl. Coast state (4)Barry C. Silk
Sat Nov 3, 201250AFirst of 50: Abbr. (3)Milo Beckman
Thu Sep 27, 201243DSinger Lana ___ ReyJoel Fagliano
Tue Jun 12, 201223AEast Coast state: Abbr.Peter A. Collins
Mon Apr 16, 201218DDover's state: Abbr. (8)Lynn Lempel
Mon Jan 9, 201237ATierra ___ Fuego (3)Michael Dewey
Sun Oct 16, 201171AHome state for 86-Across: Abbr.Joel Fagliano
Tue Jun 7, 201110DN.J. neighbor (3)David Liben-Nowell
Fri Apr 8, 201122DOne of the 13 orig. colonies (2)Joe Krozel
Mon Mar 7, 201123DThe First State: Abbr. (2)Mike Torch
Sun Jul 19, 200962APainter Andrea ___ SartoLynn Lempel
Tue Mar 17, 200933ASecond-smallest state: Abbr. (2)Richard Chisholm
Mon Feb 25, 200845ADover's state: Abbr. (8)Randall J. Hartman
Sat Feb 23, 200829AFirst to be admitted?: Abbr.Barry C. Silk
Wed Nov 14, 200722A___ Rio, Tex. (3)Jim Page
Tue Sep 25, 200743DActor Benicio ___ Toro (2)Randall J. Hartman
Sat Jul 14, 200734D"Of the," in OviedoVictor Fleming
Sun May 13, 200792AState with the fewest counties (three): Abbr.Jim Page
Mon Aug 7, 200641APlaya ___ Rey, Calif.Lynn Lempel
Wed Jan 25, 200645AActress Dolores ___ RioJohn Farmer
Tue Oct 25, 200570APa. neighbor (3)Kurt Mengel and Jan-Michele Gianette
Mon Aug 1, 200519ADover's state: Abbr. (8)Kendall Twigg
Thu Jun 9, 20056DOne of the original 13: Abbr.David J. Kahn
Thu Mar 24, 200545D___ Rio, Tex. (3)Dan Reichert
Tue Feb 8, 200553ADover's state: Abbr. (8)Stephen Budiansky
Wed Nov 24, 200440DFirst State: Abbr. (2)Adam Cohen
Tue Jul 27, 200428ADover's state: Abbr. (8)Len Elliott
Sun Jul 25, 200417DState with only three counties: Abbr.Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Jan 14, 200463DActor Benicio ___ Toro (2)Fred Piscop
Wed Nov 26, 200347D___ Sarto (Italian painter)Tyler Hinman
Wed Aug 13, 200323AOne of the 13 colonies: Abbr. (2)Charles E. Gersch
Mon Mar 17, 200328ATierra ___ Fuego (3)David Ainslie Macleod
Wed Dec 11, 20029DViña ___ MarAlan Arbesfeld
Tue Oct 22, 200246ACosta ___ SolMichael Shteyman
Sat Oct 19, 200236DPisa prepositionDonald E. West
Sun Jul 14, 200225DArtist ___ SartoPatrick Berry
Mon Jul 1, 200267AWilmington's state: Abbr.Allan E. Parrish
Sun Apr 28, 200228AState with just three counties: Abbr.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Apr 7, 2002107AChesapeake Canal locale: Abbr.Nancy Salomon
Wed Jan 23, 200237DAtl. Coast state (4)Alan Arbesfeld
Sun Apr 8, 200118DOscar winner Benicio ___ ToroRandolph Ross
Wed Mar 21, 200110DFirst of 50: Abbr. (3)Greg Staples
Mon Dec 4, 200065DDover's state: Abbr. (8)Eileen Lexau
Wed Nov 29, 200059DPa. neighbor (3)Peter Gordon
Fri Oct 20, 200028AMozart's "L'Oca ___ Cairo"Brendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Sep 22, 200039ACountry-and-western singer ReevesManny Nosowsky
Sun Sep 10, 200099AViña ___ Mar, Chile (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Jul 25, 200036DNeighbor of Md.Patrick Jordan
Sun May 14, 200069DStart of many Italian surnamesBill Zais and Nancy Salomon
Tue Sep 7, 199911DN.J. neighbor (3)David Ainslie Macleod
Fri Sep 3, 19994DState on a bay: Abbr.David J. Kahn
Fri May 7, 199957DPainter Andrea ___ CastagnoDana Motley
Sat Feb 27, 199949A"L'Oca ___ Cairo" (Mozart opera)John Scott Marrone
Tue Jan 19, 199961ASinger Shannon (2)Kelly Clark
Mon Jan 18, 199965DThe first of 13: Abbr.Frederick T. Buhler
Sat Dec 5, 199837AViña ___ Mar, Chile (2)Daniel R. Stark
Sun Nov 1, 199826ASci-fi author Lester ___ ReyRobert Malinow
Thu Oct 8, 199868D"Runaway" singer ___ Shannon (4)Alan Arbesfeld
Tue Jun 2, 19981DDover's state: Abbr. (8)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun May 17, 199848ATierra-Fuego bridgeDavid J. Kahn and Hillary B. Kahn
Thu Jan 8, 199847ASci-fi's Lester ___ ReyNancy S. Ross
Fri Aug 29, 199758DState on the Atl.Mark Diehl
Sun Aug 24, 199777AOne of the 13 orig. colonies (2)Michael S. Maurer
Wed Mar 26, 199764DSinger Shannon (2)Richard Silvestri
Sat Jan 4, 199743A"Caroline in the City" characterM. W. Perry
Fri Oct 18, 199654A"Macarena" singers Los ___ RioM. Gaffney
Sat Apr 13, 19969D"Runaway" singer Shannon (4)G. R. Ferguson
Sat Mar 16, 199619AOne of the orig. 13G. R. Ferguson
Mon Feb 12, 199623ADover's state: Abbr. (8)S. Robbins
Fri Jan 5, 199655AOne of the 13 colonies: Abbr. (2)R. Ross
Sun Dec 17, 19952DAtl. coast state (4)Dean Niles
Tue Oct 24, 199527A"Runaway" singer Shannon (4)Stephanie Spadaccini
Sat Jun 17, 199522A_____ Norte (California county)Frank A. Longo
Sat May 13, 199520A_____ MonteNancy Joline
Sun Jan 1, 1995125APa. neighbor (3)Henry Hook
Mon Oct 10, 199464DSecond smallest state: Abbr. (2)Wayne Robert Williams
Mon Aug 22, 19941DN.J. neighbor (3)Sidney L. Robbins
Sun Mar 27, 199434A_____ Rio, Tex. (3)Jeanette K. Brill

3 results for DEL from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jul 25, 2010diagramless35AState on a bay: Abbr.Fred Piscop
Jun 4, 2006diagramless18AFirst State: Abbr.Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sep 12, 2004diagramless63DComputer key: Abbr.Brendan Emmett Quigley

175 results for DEL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Sep 25, 19933DNeighbor of Md.Robert H. WolfeTaub
Tue Dec 1, 199231DThe First State: Abbr.Michael S. MaurerMaleska
Tue Sep 29, 199239AN.J. neighborNorma SteinbergMaleska
Tue Sep 8, 199231D___ Rio, city in Tex.Michael S. MaurerMaleska
Tue Apr 23, 199130AN.J. neighborCalista LuminatiMaleska
Sun Dec 30, 199068ANeighbor of Md.Nancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Fri Dec 28, 19905DSinger ShannonThomas W. SchierMaleska
Thu Dec 13, 199061DActress ___ RioEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Oct 20, 199070AActor Diulio ___ PreteWilliam CanineMaleska
Tue May 29, 199036AA neighbor of Md.Nancy JolineMaleska
Sat Apr 28, 199022AResti ___ cibo (Italian leftovers)Rhonda KrausMaleska
Wed Jun 14, 19899DIts cap. is DoverH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Thu Jun 8, 198911D___ Rio, Tex. cityRhonda KrausMaleska
Tue May 2, 198936DDover is its cap.Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed Aug 24, 198810AEnnis or Crandall of baseballSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sat Jun 11, 198848ANeighbor of Md.Eli WesoffMaleska
Sun Jun 5, 1988110ACrandall or EnnisJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tue Apr 19, 198818D___ Rio, Tex.Nancy JolineMaleska
Wed Dec 30, 198758DActress Dolores ___ RioJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tue Dec 8, 198757D___ City, Okla.Peter SwiftMaleska
Sat Nov 7, 198722AA neighbor of Pa.William LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Oct 9, 198756ACrandall of baseballRita YelleMaleska
Mon May 4, 198752ASee 64 AcrossWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sat Mar 21, 198721DShofner of football fameElio DesiderioMaleska
Fri Feb 20, 198732DActor Duilio ___ PreteEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Jan 17, 198745AUnser of baseballLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Tue Dec 16, 198637DFirst U.S. stateJeanne WilsonMaleska
Sun Oct 19, 198646DGato ___ Sol, 1982 Derby winnerNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Fri Sep 19, 198659DFirst of the U.S.A.HickmottMaleska
Wed Jul 16, 198654DArtist ___ SartoJim PageMaleska
Tue Jan 21, 198644A___ Rio, Tex.Rhonda KrausMaleska
Tue Jul 30, 198535DCrandall of baseballDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Wed Mar 27, 198562DBlue Hen St.Irene SmullyanMaleska
Thu Sep 27, 198442AAndrea ___ SartoEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Fri Jun 8, 198427ACrandall of diamond fameEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Fri Sep 9, 19838DShofner of football fameJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sun Aug 28, 198354AVerdi's "La Forza ___ Destino"Maura B. JacobsonMaleska
Thu Jun 30, 19839DOne of 50: Abbr.Frances K. SchnitzerMaleska
Wed May 25, 198351DFirst of 50: Abbr.George P. SphicasMaleska
Tue May 24, 198362D___ Mar, Calif. cityJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sun May 15, 198335A___ Rio of silent filmsBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sat Jan 29, 198332DN.J. neighborJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Tue Jan 18, 198320AActress ___ RioAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Mon Jul 26, 198237AAndrea ___ SartoHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Fri Jul 2, 198236DSecond smallest of the U.S.A.Louise EarnestMaleska
Sat Mar 27, 198225ANeighbor of Md.Bert RosenfieldMaleska
Sat Feb 27, 198232DShoffner of football fameAlbert L. MisenkoMaleska
Thu Aug 6, 198159DNeighbor of Pa.A. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Jan 4, 198148DActor Duilio ___ PreteNancy A. WoodMaleska
Fri Oct 31, 198050AAndrea ___ SartoC. J. AngioMaleska
Fri Oct 24, 198061AActor Duilio ___ PreteA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wed Oct 1, 198061DVerdi's "La Forza ___ Destino"Raymond F. EisnerMaleska
Wed Aug 27, 198045AEnnis or Crandall of baseballJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tue Aug 19, 198024AWilmington, ___A. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Jul 6, 1980122AN.J. neighborBert RosenfieldMaleska
Fri Jun 15, 197928AActor Duilio ___ PreteDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Tue May 22, 197923ANeighbor of Md.Jean J. DavisonMaleska
Fri May 11, 197928DFlorentine painter, with 30 DownJordan S. LasherMaleska
Sun Jul 30, 197842AAndrea ___ SartoJordan S. LasherMaleska
Wed Jul 19, 197836DNeighbor of Pa.A. J. SantoraMaleska
Tue May 23, 197840AVerdi's "La Forza ___ Destino"Jean J. DavisonMaleska
Sun Dec 12, 197638DNext to R.I. in sizeHenry HookWeng
Wed Dec 1, 197629AOne of the Colonies: Abbr.PetersenWeng
Sun Jul 18, 197615DState: Abbr.George Rose SmithWeng
Thu Jun 3, 197610DState: Abbr.Ruth N. SchultzWeng
Tue Apr 6, 197646AWilmington, ___Evelyn BenshoofWeng
Sat Nov 22, 197549AState: Abbr.Allan BlackmanWeng
Sun Sep 21, 197547AMiss ___ Rio of filmsBill HartmanWeng
Wed Apr 30, 197557DDolores ___ RioAnn JenkinsWeng
Tue Mar 25, 197538AState: Abbr.John PrytzWeng
Sat Mar 1, 197560DNeighbor of Pa.Manny MillerWeng
Sun Jan 19, 197597DState: Abbr.J. A. FelkerWeng
Fri Jul 26, 197433AFirst state: Abbr.Reginald L. JohnsonWeng
Mon Apr 8, 19745DState: Abbr.Jay SpryWeng
Sun Oct 7, 1973118AAndrea ___ SartoFrances HansenWeng
Sun Feb 4, 197355DNeighbor of Md.Keith BlakeWeng
Sun Aug 6, 1972109ANeighbor of Md.Jay SpryWeng
Fri Jun 16, 197249ANeighbor of Md.UnknownWeng
Mon Apr 17, 19728DConvention man: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Sun Aug 15, 197186DEastern state: Abbr.A. J. SantoraWeng
Wed Mar 24, 197162DState: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Sat Jan 30, 197156DWilmington's state: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Wed Nov 11, 197042DState: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Sun Oct 11, 1970122AEastern bay: Abbr.Elmer ToroWeng
Wed Jul 22, 197045AEastern state: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Sat Feb 7, 197028DState: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Sun Sep 28, 1969123DState: Abbr.Edward J. O'BrienWeng
Thu Sep 25, 196918AState: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Tue Sep 16, 196943ACompanion of Mar. and Va.UnknownWeng
Fri Jun 6, 196940DEastern state: Abbr.Arthur SchulmanWeng
Thu May 22, 196921DState: Abbr.Arthur BennettWeng
Mon Jan 13, 196935ADover's state: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Sun Nov 10, 196831DOf the: Sp.Will WengFarrar
Sun Aug 11, 196825DState: Abbr.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Wed Dec 27, 196744DState: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 3, 196730APunta ___ Este.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sat Jul 15, 196720AState: Abbr.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Jun 18, 1967103DOf the: Sp.William LutwiniakFarrar
Wed Apr 5, 196723AState: Abbr.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Sun Dec 25, 1966156AOf the: Sp.Will WengFarrar
Sun Sep 18, 196694AOf the: It.Jean ReedFarrar
Sun Aug 7, 1966149AOf the: Sp.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sun May 15, 196671AOf the: Sp.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sat Apr 30, 196654ANeighbor of Pa.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 13, 196626AOf the: Sp.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon Nov 8, 19657DState: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 1, 196572AState: Abbr.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Sat Jun 26, 196536DState: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 7, 196514DState: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 1, 196543AState: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 1, 196410DState: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 22, 196481ABlue Hen state: Abbr.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Mon Nov 9, 196421AState: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 4, 19645DState: Abbr.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sun Apr 5, 196434DState: Abbr.Will C. WengFarrar
Sat Nov 2, 196354DState: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 5, 196338DSome: It.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 19, 1963107DDolores ___ Rio.Ted DombrasFarrar
Sun May 5, 196327AOf the: It.Paula BauersmithFarrar
Tue Apr 2, 196321DState: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 28, 196337AState: Abbr.Jean ReedFarrar
Tue Dec 11, 196221DState: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 27, 196248DState: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 9, 196213DOf the: Sp.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 2, 196226AState: Abbr.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Mon Jun 4, 19628DState: Abbr.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sat Mar 3, 196243A___ Rio, Texas.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Tue Nov 21, 196147DState: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 13, 196125ABlue Hen State: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 25, 196117DState: Abbr.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Fri Jun 2, 196123AState: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 25, 1960103AState: Abbr.Eva Pollack TaubFarrar
Mon Sep 5, 196020AWhere Dover is: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 8, 196041AState: Abbr.H. R. CraftFarrar
Sun May 1, 1960113ANear Md.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Thu Apr 14, 196028DFirst State: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 27, 196068AAndrea ___ Sarto.Mary D. WeisserFarrar
Sun Feb 7, 1960106DState: Abbr.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Nov 29, 195949DAndrea ___ Sarto.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun Nov 1, 195953AState: Abbr.Charles GerschFarrar
Sun Aug 9, 195987AState: Abbr.Ted DombrasFarrar
Sat Apr 18, 195917AThe Blue Hen State: Abbr.J. F. KellyFarrar
Sun Mar 8, 195964AState: Abbr.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Sat Jan 24, 19595DMario ___ Monaco.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thu Jul 31, 195821AEast of Md.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Tue Jul 1, 195837AConvention goer: Abbr.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Dec 21, 195729ASmall state: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 12, 19578DState: Abbr.Albert BlumFarrar
Sun Aug 11, 195762ACrandall or Ennis.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Jun 27, 195743A"La Forza ___ Destino."Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Mon Feb 18, 195748AAtlantic seaboard state: Abbr.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tue Jan 1, 195744AWhere Dover is: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 21, 195537DWhere Dover is: Abbr.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sat Jun 18, 195541ASmall state: Abbr.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun May 1, 195554AWhere Dover is: Abbr.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Apr 24, 195559AIts capital is Dover: Abbr.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed Oct 27, 19544DGov. Boggs' state: Abbr.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tue Sep 14, 19544DBaseball's Webb.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Fri Aug 27, 195428ABlue Hen State: Abbr.Israel GitterFarrar
Wed Aug 4, 195463DIts flower is the peach blossom: Abbr.S. A. KayFarrar
Sat Jul 24, 195414DGov. Boggs' state: Abbr.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sat Jul 17, 195427DWhere Dover is: Abbr.Isaac KertFarrar
Sun May 2, 1954124DGov. Boggs' state: Abbr.Claire HunterFarrar
Fri Aug 7, 195345AGov. Boggs' state: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 29, 195322AWhere Dover is: Abbr.Victor GoldfarbFarrar
Sun Feb 15, 1953128DMan’s nickname.Sergei TilartFarrar
Sun Dec 21, 195278DSen. Williams' state: Abbr.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tue Nov 4, 195237AFirst state to ratify the Constitution: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 2, 195250AGov. Carvel's state: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 1, 195226AWhere Dover is: Abbr.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Fri Sep 22, 195019ADover is its capital: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 23, 1947122ASen. Williams' state: Abbr.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sun Jan 26, 1947138DWhere Dover is: Abbr.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Oct 25, 1942131DState of U. S.: abbr.Alexis P. BoodbergFarrar
Sun Jul 12, 19425DAtlantic State: abbr.Alvin AshbyFarrar