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48 results for DEMOTE

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Feb 18, 201744DBump down (3)Steve Overton
Mon Nov 23, 20157DReduce in rankParker Lewis
Tue Dec 10, 20135DBump down (3)Bill Thompson
Fri Apr 12, 201337DLower (2)Patrick Berry
Sun Mar 18, 201222ALower (2)Mike Nothnagel and Byron Walden
Mon Dec 27, 201068ATake down a peg or twoC. W. Stewart
Tue May 25, 201026AKnock down in rankSarah Keller
Wed Apr 22, 20091DBump down but keep onDaniel A. Finan
Mon Sep 15, 20035DTake down a notchSheldon Benardo
Sun Dec 29, 200264DBustRichard Silvestri
Sat Jun 22, 200235ADrop downRich Norris
Wed Dec 19, 20014DBump down (3)Don West
Thu Feb 25, 199945AKnock downJim Page
Fri Dec 4, 199829ATake a stripe fromJohn Wolting
Fri Aug 2, 199647DRemove responsibility fromJ. Herrington
Fri Mar 22, 199640AKnock down a peg (2)F. A. Longo
Thu Aug 10, 199540DKnock down a peg (2)Matt Gaffney
Tue Jul 11, 199523AKnock down a notchGregory E. Paul

30 results for DEMOTE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Mar 23, 199225DReduce in rankAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wed Dec 7, 198847DLower in rankJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thu Oct 22, 19875DLower in gradeJudson G. TrentMaleska
Tue Apr 22, 198629ALowerEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Thu May 31, 198430ALower in rankHickmottMaleska
Fri Jul 22, 198315ATake an officer down a pegJohn GreenmanMaleska
Wed Jul 29, 198126AReduce in rankJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Oct 21, 1979134ATake down a pegDavid J. Pohl and John M. SamsonMaleska
Wed Oct 17, 19795DReduce in gradeTap OsbornMaleska
Sun Jul 22, 197963ALower in rankAlfio MicciMaleska
Tue Sep 2, 197522ASet back a gradeLouis SabinWeng
Sun Jan 12, 197528DReduce in rankJohn WilligWeng
Fri Aug 31, 197344DReduceUnknownWeng
Thu Feb 22, 197352ALowerUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 26, 197161AKick downstairsRobert Vaux RoopWeng
Sun Oct 20, 196818DDowngradeJack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Jul 23, 196836AMove down a peg.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 19, 196844ALower in rank.UnknownFarrar
Sat Aug 26, 196742ALower in rank.Bernice GordonFarrar
Tue Jun 27, 196720ALower in rank.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Wed Jun 17, 196448DLower.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 15, 196146ALower.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 10, 196057AMove down a peg.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Apr 17, 196021DReduce in rank.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Jul 22, 195848DLower in rank.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Mon Jul 8, 195734ALower in rank.Geraldine KingFarrar
Wed Dec 1, 195445DReduce in rank.Elsie BishopFarrar
Sun Feb 7, 195450DLower in rank.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Mar 16, 1952101DMove down.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Mar 11, 1951123DReduce in rank.Ralph AndersonFarrar