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54 results for DETENTE

26 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Oct 8, 201638AWarming (3)Julian Lim
Fri Dec 20, 201318AWarm-up?Ian Livengood
Thu Oct 7, 201067ANixon policy (2)Patrick Blindauer
Sun Jun 29, 2008114AThaw (4)Tony Orbach and Patrick Blindauer
Sun Dec 16, 200730AGlobal warming?David J. Kahn and Steve Kahn
Wed Nov 14, 200711DWarming, of sortsJim Page
Sat Jul 28, 20073DCooling-off periodManny Nosowsky
Sat May 20, 200639DThaw (4)Bob Klahn
Wed Jul 27, 200538AWarming (3)Michael Shteyman
Thu Jun 23, 200565AWarming (3)Courtenay Crocker III
Sun Apr 18, 200472AThaw (4)Richard Chisholm
Sat Dec 6, 200345DThaw (4)Craig Kasper
Sat Mar 10, 200139APrelude to peace, perhapsCharles E. Gersch
Sun Mar 26, 200068APause for cold warriorsManny Nosowsky
Sun Aug 22, 199991ANixon policy (2)Raymond Hamel
Sat Jun 26, 19998DNegotiation resultJohn Wolting
Sun Jan 24, 199998D1970's policyRobert Malinow
Wed Sep 16, 199842DDiplomat's quest (3)Richard Silvestri
Sat Sep 6, 199744DReduced hostilitiesRich Norris
Thu May 22, 19976DDiplomat's quest (3)Rose White
Sun Jul 7, 199662DCold war periodR. H. Wolfe
Fri Mar 22, 199640DAbsence of warF. A. Longo
Mon Jan 16, 19959DPeace policyWalter Covell
Wed May 18, 199438DPolitical thawDaniel R. Stark
Wed Mar 16, 199414DDiplomats' quest (3)Fred Piscop
Sun Feb 13, 19949DWane in warringCathy Millhauser

2 results for DETENTE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Apr 23, 2017cryptic8DRelaxing of tensions made ten tense, in part (7)Richard Silvestri
Sep 12, 1999acrosticDPositive result of a treatyEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

26 results for DETENTE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Oct 9, 199359AInternational relaxationHessTaub
Sun Sep 5, 199366AInternational easing of tensionsNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sun Feb 21, 199382DInternational easing of discordBert H. KruseMaleska
Tue Jul 21, 19921DEasing of discordJeff HerringtonMaleska
Wed May 6, 199214DRelaxation of hostilitiesMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Tue Jun 26, 199047ACold-war cool-offMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Sun Feb 18, 199087DRelaxing of international tensionsJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sat Jun 20, 19874DGood news in a cold warJames & Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Tue Feb 24, 19877DDiplomatic maneuverJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sun Jul 21, 1985119ADiplomatic cooling offTap OsbornMaleska
Tue Dec 21, 198226ACertain lessening of tensionDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Sat May 5, 197941DInternational breatherRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Wed Apr 25, 197919AInternational breatherRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Sun Feb 4, 1979101AU.S.-U.S.S.R. breatherBert H. KruseMaleska
Sun Apr 23, 1978113DDiplomatic wordBert RosenfieldMaleska
Thu Aug 5, 19769DEasing of relationsSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Sun Mar 14, 197618DU.S.-Russia objectiveBert BeamanWeng
Tue Mar 2, 197658ATruce-like periodAnn JenkinsWeng
Sun Feb 15, 19769DHigh-level harmonyElaine D. SchorrWeng
Sat Oct 25, 19751DU.S.-Russian statusLouise EarnestWeng
Sat Sep 27, 19756AInternational thawH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Sun Oct 4, 1970106AEasing of tensionsCornelia WarrinerWeng
Sat May 10, 196967AEasing of world tensions.UnknownWeng
Sun Dec 5, 196519DStep toward peace.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Mar 12, 196117DLet-up in international strain: Fr.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Mar 29, 195135AEasing of strained international relations.UnknownFarrar