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100 total results for DETEST   ( score: 50 )

27 results for DETEST from Shortz Era puzzles:
Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
Thu Jul 22, 202164ACan't stand (6)John Guzzetta
Fri Nov 15, 201918ARevileDebbie Ellerin
Tue Apr 30, 201349AHate with a passion (3)Lynn Lempel
Sun May 20, 201274DAbhor (3)Alan Arbesfeld
Thu Nov 4, 201066ACan't stand (6)Mike Nothnagel
Mon Oct 20, 200845DAbhor (3)Daniel Raymon
Tue Jun 12, 20076DAbhor (3)Jonathan Gersch
Sat Jan 21, 200634DNot be able to takeBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Jan 1, 200699ACan't stand (6)Joe DiPietro
Fri May 13, 200538DWant absolutely nothing to do withRobert H. Wolfe
Sun Dec 12, 2004120AHate with a passion (3)Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sun Apr 25, 200410DCan't stand (6)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Mar 22, 200447ADislike with a passionKyle Mahowald
Fri Mar 28, 200343DAbominateCathy Millhauser
Mon Dec 10, 200146DOpposite of adoreGregory E. Paul
Tue Oct 12, 199946AMore than dislikeEd Early
Wed Oct 28, 199845AHateAlan Arbesfeld
Sun Jan 25, 1998118ACan't stand (6)Dave Tuller
Fri Apr 11, 199740AFind abhorrentManny Nosowsky
Fri Nov 1, 199635DDislikeM. Rosen
Sun Oct 27, 1996125AExecrate (2)N. N. Joline
Mon Dec 18, 19959DLoathe (2)Randall J. Hartman
Sat Nov 18, 199523DCan't stand (6)Glenton Petgrave
Thu Oct 6, 199435AHate with a passion (3)Richard Silvestri
Sun Apr 24, 199491DExecrate (2)Louis Sabin
Fri Feb 4, 199446DHave an aversion toJoe Clonick
Mon Jan 31, 19948DLoathe (2)Janet R. Bender
3 results for DETEST from Variety puzzles:
Dec 20, 2015Panda50DWhat de students study forJoel Fagliano
Aug 2, 2015Panda15DWhat de students hateMel Taub
Oct 6, 2002AcrosticOExecrateEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
70 results for DETEST from pre-Shortz puzzles:
Sat Feb 8, 19925DExecrateJesse RoarkeMaleska
Mon Aug 19, 199127AHateArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Thu Dec 27, 199051DAbhorAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Sun Jul 2, 1989101DHateErnst TheimerMaleska
Mon May 29, 198931DAbhorFred TooleMaleska
Sun May 14, 198972DHateCharles M. DeberMaleska
Wed Jul 27, 198827AHateArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Mon Apr 25, 198810DAbhorElaine GeorgeMaleska
Thu Sep 3, 198737DAbhorWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Fri Dec 19, 198663ALoatheEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Dec 16, 198638AAbhorJeanne WilsonMaleska
Sun Apr 13, 198695DLoatheNorma SteinbergMaleska
Mon Dec 9, 198543DHateH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Thu Jul 4, 198536AHateA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Apr 14, 198581DLoatheBert H. KruseMaleska
Fri Aug 10, 198438AAbominateEli WesoffMaleska
Mon Jun 25, 19849DExecrateEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sun Oct 23, 1983123AAbhorDerrick C. NiedermanMaleska
Thu Aug 20, 198145AAbominateArthur M. WhelanMaleska
Sun Nov 23, 198026AAbhorJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sun Mar 30, 198082DExecrateAlfio MicciMaleska
Mon Mar 6, 197865AAbhorEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sun May 15, 197772DAbhorMaria G. RiceMaleska
Sun Nov 3, 197479DAbominateGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Wed Feb 2, 197252AAbhorUnknownWeng
Thu Jun 4, 197055AAbominateUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 23, 196966DLoatheFrances HansenWeng
Sun Jul 7, 196869DLoatheAnthony MorseFarrar
Wed Apr 8, 196444ALoathe.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 3, 196440DAbhor.George LaczkoFarrar
Sun May 20, 196251DLoathe.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sun Mar 4, 196244AAbhor.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Dec 17, 1961112AExecrate.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wed Jun 14, 196115DDislike heartily.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 22, 196040ALoathe.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 22, 196068AAbhor.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 16, 196042DLoathe.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sat Jul 18, 195940DAbhor.Helen FasuloFarrar
Wed May 13, 195918AAbhor.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Thu Feb 26, 195945AAbhor.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Mon Nov 17, 195843DAbhor.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 19, 195885DAbhor.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Mon Apr 28, 195844AAbhor.Sam LakeFarrar
Mon Feb 10, 195852AAbominate.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sat Apr 27, 195721AAbhor.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Wed Oct 24, 195660ALoathe.Mel TaubFarrar
Sun Apr 15, 195624DLoathe.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon May 2, 195520ALoathe.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 6, 195557AAbhor.Diana SessionsFarrar
Mon Dec 6, 195414DHate.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tue Jun 22, 195427ALoathe.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Sun Jun 13, 1954105AAbhor.Albert CarrollFarrar
Sun Apr 25, 1954122ALoathe.Israel GitterFarrar
Mon Dec 14, 195353DAbhor.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 4, 195380DAbominate.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thu Aug 20, 195314DAbhor.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 14, 195342DAbhor.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue May 19, 195342DHate.M. S. ManningFarrar
Tue Jul 22, 195240DDislike intensely.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 23, 195118DAbhor.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 17, 195149DDislike thoroughly.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 29, 195167AAbominate.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 13, 195124DAbominate.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 26, 195139DLoathe.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Feb 8, 195114DLoathe.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jun 25, 1950117ALoathe.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun Mar 9, 194713DHate intensely.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Apr 22, 194599DLoathe.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Sep 17, 1944115DLoathe.Betty C. CrismanFarrar
Sun Dec 5, 194376AVilipend.Louis ShieldsFarrar