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22 results for DESPOTS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Jun 12, 200929AUnilateral decision-makersPatrick Berry
Tue Nov 7, 200623ATyrantsBruce P. Douglas
Sat Nov 26, 200563ACoup targetsRich Norris
Thu Apr 17, 20034AOnes with iron hands (2)Eric Berlin
Fri Sep 27, 200230AOnes with iron hands (2)Michael Shteyman
Fri Jun 14, 20021DOppressorsRandolph Ross
Sat May 11, 199664AAutocratsD. Niles

15 results for DESPOTS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Jul 18, 199237ACaligula and HerodDaniel GirardiMaleska
Fri Oct 4, 19914DTyrantsJames E. Hinish, Jr.Maleska
Sun Mar 31, 199157DAutocratsNancy Nicholson JolineMaleska
Fri Jan 17, 198614DTyrantsJim PageMaleska
Wed Mar 27, 198538AAutocratsIrene SmullyanMaleska
Sun Apr 20, 197574DAutocratsMary M. MurdochWeng
Sun Jul 19, 197083AIvan et al.Hume R. CraftWeng
Fri Feb 7, 196936ATyrants.UnknownWeng
Sun Sep 8, 196867DOppressorsSara V. TuckermanFarrar
Sun Jul 14, 196319DWearers of iron heels.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Nov 15, 1959125AHard masters.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon Jan 26, 195935AAutocrats.Madeline CorseFarrar
Sun Oct 16, 194921DAutocrats.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Mar 17, 194646AHard masters.Lewis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Mar 29, 1942103DRulers without constitutions.Alvin AshbyFarrar