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126 results for DESERT

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

DateGridClueAuthor
24DMuch of ChileRyan McCarty
66AAntarctica, for oneDavid Steinberg
26ALeave in the lurchDaniel Landman
5DHot spotDavid Woolf
61ALeave one's company?Evan Birnholz
12DMuch of ArabiaElizabeth C. Gorski
57AAbandon (2)Michael Sharp and Caleb Madison
40AJerboa's homeBarry C. Silk
65AAbandon (2)Mark Feldman
50DPrickly pear's placeScott Atkinson
38DRoughly a third of the earth's land surfacePatrick Berry
44DGobi or MojavePeter A. Collins
48AMost of MauritaniaRandolph Ross
43DXerophyte's homePatrick Berry
51ADry landPatrick Berry
18DLeave (2)Pete Muller
48ALeave aloneKyle Mahowald
94A"The English Patient" settingNancy Nicholson Joline
53ALeave (2)Jim Hyres
47DBarrenRich Norris
9DGila monster's homeGregory E. Paul
30ASahara, e.g.Ed Early
60ARub' al Khali, e.g.Trip Payne
46DDitchMartin Ashwood-Smith and Bob Klahn
30ACamel countryManny Nosowsky
4DSaguaro localeAlex Vaughn
4DGo AWOLPeter Gordon

2 results for DESERT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 8, 2017cryptic30ALeave the last course for the auditors (6)Richard Silvestri
Mar 13, 2016cryptic8DRun out on desolate area (6)Rosalie Moscovitch (1942-2015)

97 results for DESERT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
19AAct the ratManny NosowskyTaub
28ALand of sandTap OsbornTaub
43DForsakeJean J. DavisonMaleska
8DNefud, e.g.Mary S. SnyderMaleska
38AKalahari or TharRobert H. WolfeMaleska
22AOasis environmentErnst TheimerMaleska
13DTaklamakan, e.g.Nancy JolineMaleska
47DMojave or GobiMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
39AApostatizeVirginia L. YatesMaleska
20DHome of a sidewinderEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
44DAbandonMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
46ALeave high and dryKenneth WitteMaleska
16DValentino's milieuEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
17DOcotillo's milieuBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
27AAbandonJames R. BurnsMaleska
38DAriz.'s Painted ___Brett A. BlaylockMaleska
118AAbandonFrances HansenMaleska
6DApostatizeBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
9DAbandonBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
23AWastelandNancy McCarthyMaleska
39DForsakePeter SwiftMaleska
43DAbandonJeanette K. BrillMaleska
43AAbandonAdamsMaleska
54APlay turncoatWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
40AJust rewardI. Judah KoolykMaleska
33AForsakeJoy L. WoukMaleska
63ANegev, e.g.Hallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
7DNegev or NefudTap OsbornMaleska
68AAbandonA. J. SantoraMaleska
135AAbandonWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
81DPainted ___, Ariz.Bert H. KruseMaleska
98AGobi or NegevFrances HansenMaleska
44DRomberg's "___ Song"C. J. AngioMaleska
3DGobi or SaharaMeunierMaleska
4D"The ___ Song": RombergJeanette K. BrillMaleska
46AGobi, e.g.StrassheimMaleska
5DBecome a permanent AWOLRobert KatzMaleska
42DForsakeJames A. BrusselWeng
21AAbandonJack LuzzattoWeng
26A___ rat (prospector)Hugh P. HollandWeng
42DArizona's is paintedCatherine ShogryWeng
9DPainted, for oneBrian G. TylerWeng
48AGobi or PaintedUnknownWeng
51DForsakeJack LuzzattoWeng
42DAbandonUnknownWeng
28APainted, for oneNancy S. RossWeng
131AAbandonMel RosenWeng
48ARun out on.UnknownWeng
19AForsake.UnknownFarrar
88AOne kind of island.W. E. JonesFarrar
4DThe Negev, for one.UnknownFarrar
21DAbandon.Bert BeamanFarrar
111ABlack Rock, for one.William LutwiniakFarrar
4DLarge part of Iran.UnknownFarrar
44DMojave.Anthony MorseFarrar
53DPainted ___.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
141AThe Negev.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
36AMojave.UnknownFarrar
36APeriphery of Palm Springs.UnknownFarrar
46DForsake.UnknownFarrar
89DAbandon.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
26ASee 30 Across.UnknownFarrar
95DThe Negev.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
36DMohave.Jan and Mike DubinFarrar
21AMojave, for one.UnknownFarrar
19D___ fox.Aida CromwellFarrar
20AMohave region.UnknownFarrar
41DWilderness.UnknownFarrar
10DGeographical feature.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
41ABlack Rock, for one.UnknownFarrar
33AThe Negev.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
43DPainted ___ in Arizona.UnknownFarrar
38APalm Springs environment.UnknownFarrar
55AWilderness.UnknownFarrar
47DPalm Springs environs.H. L. RisteenFarrar
43AWilderness.Walt ClarkFarrar
12DRegion left unoccupied.Charles C. AllenFarrar
26DThe Negeb or the Nafud.Cora GoodmanFarrar
114AThe Mojave, for example.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
55ARecent Disney project.UnknownFarrar
13DSetting for 51 Down.Ben GrahamFarrar
52DImperial Valley.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
41DWhite Sands, for instance.Madeline CorseFarrar
68AThe Mojave.Thomas MeekinFarrar
49AOne-fifth of the world's land.George HendersonFarrar
20AMojave.Roberta MorseFarrar
9DBlack Rock in Nevada.Roberta MorseFarrar
108AArizona scene.Marion MoeserFarrar
49DThe Mojave, for instance.UnknownFarrar
42AIsraeli reclamation project.UnknownFarrar
8DMojave or Gobi.UnknownFarrar
10AForsake.Harold T. BersFarrar
97DNearly half of earth's surface.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
50AAbandon.Edward BucklerFarrar
81AThe Negeb.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
98DDry land.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
128AWhat Negeb is.Jack LuzzattoFarrar