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51 results for DELAY

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

Monday, July 24, 201724DPostponePeter Gordon
Sunday, July 24, 201642DLive broadcast feature, oxymoronicallyDavid Steinberg
Saturday, November 5, 201142ACommuter's annoyanceKurt Mueller
Sunday, May 1, 201179AHoldup (3)Xan Vongsathorn
Monday, April 2, 200713DWhat rain may causeRichard Hughes
Monday, February 5, 200756DHoldup (3)Joy C. Frank
Friday, October 10, 200326AFilibusterArlan and Linda Bushman
Saturday, November 27, 199925DAirport worryPatrick D. Berry
Thursday, July 16, 199820AHold up (3)Kelly Clark
Sunday, September 1, 199670ADawdleD. J. Kahn
Sunday, December 17, 1995127AShelveDean Niles
Tuesday, November 7, 19951AStallSidney L. Robbins

39 results for DELAY from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Tuesday, July 13, 199315APut offMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Monday, May 11, 199256DPut offSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, May 27, 199158AProcrastinatePeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, July 15, 199082DHold upWarren W. ReichMaleska
Monday, August 29, 198834DStallSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thursday, December 26, 198543DBreakdown resultEli WesoffMaleska
Sunday, February 10, 198593DStallBert H. KruseMaleska
Saturday, July 11, 198121DProcrastinateWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, October 27, 198025DStallAlfio MicciMaleska
Monday, February 18, 198065ACunctationGrace FabbroniMaleska
Monday, November 5, 197946DPostponeGeorge LaczkoMaleska
Sunday, May 7, 197831ADillydallyAnthony B. CanningMaleska
Thursday, March 30, 197828DResult of a detourBette Sue CohenMaleska
Monday, January 23, 197810D" . . . the law's ___": HamletLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, April 6, 197520DHold upAnne FoxWeng
Monday, January 13, 197512DHold backWilliam D. WilsonWeng
Tuesday, June 5, 197315DMoratoriumUnknownWeng
Friday, October 22, 197132AProcrastinateUnknownWeng
Saturday, February 13, 197137AStallUnknownWeng
Monday, June 2, 196946DSetback.UnknownWeng
Sunday, February 2, 196911AHold upAnthony MorseWeng
Wednesday, October 26, 19665DPostpone.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 4, 196238APostponement.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 27, 19617DProcrastinate.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 18, 195915DPostponement.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 9, 195945AProcrastination.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Monday, November 4, 195746ALinger.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 30, 195728APostpone.J. F. KellyFarrar
Monday, September 10, 195664AProcrastination.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 14, 195636AProcrastinate.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, December 3, 19556DPostpone.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 3, 195441AArrest.John WilligFarrar
Friday, October 1, 19548DStop for a while.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, January 19, 195461AProcrastinate.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tuesday, May 26, 195327DTime lost.Marian MoeserFarrar
Saturday, March 14, 195342ABottleneck.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thursday, March 12, 195346AProcrastinate.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 8, 195372DRespite.Alice CookFarrar
Sunday, July 26, 1942117AHold back.S. A. KayFarrar