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120 results for DIES

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Mar 23, 201828DIs mortified, so to speakErik Agard
Mon Dec 12, 201659DConks out (4)Mark McClain
Tue Sep 18, 201256DPasses on (2)Andrew Reynolds
Fri Apr 20, 201231ARuns out of energyMike Nothnagel
Fri Jun 12, 200941DConks out (4)Patrick Berry
Sun Dec 16, 200749DMedieval hymn startDavid J. Kahn and Steve Kahn
Tue Nov 27, 200762DStamping tools (2)Julie Ann Bowling
Mon Apr 2, 200728AShuffles off this mortal coilRichard Hughes
Sun Jul 23, 200648AMint hardwareFred Piscop
Thu Jul 20, 200625DDoesn't go onKevin McCann
Mon Apr 24, 20066AExpiresLynn Lempel
Mon Oct 24, 200556DFizzles out (5)Lynn Lempel
Sun Apr 3, 200556AStopsNancy Nicholson Joline
Sun Dec 19, 200419DRuns out of steamFrances Hansen (1919-2004)
Sun Dec 12, 20046DGoes belly upLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sun Jul 18, 200429AGoes outSeth A. Abel
Mon May 3, 200459DGoes kaput (3)Gregory E. Paul
Sun Mar 23, 200376APasses on (2)Con Pederson
Tue Sep 24, 20028DFizzles out (5)Sherry O. Blackard
Wed Oct 24, 200165AFizzles out (5)Sarah Keller
Tue Jul 10, 200158AGoes kaput (3)Patrick Merrell
Mon Mar 1, 199951AGoes out, as a fireEd Early
Sat Jan 30, 199944ADoesn't goChuck Deodene
Sun Nov 22, 199853AFizzles out (5)Nelson Hardy
Sun Oct 25, 1998109DGoes out, in a wayNancy Nicholson Joline
Mon Oct 12, 199821A"___ Irae" (Latin hymn)Richard Chisholm
Sun Sep 13, 199841DStops runningCathy Millhauser
Wed Jul 1, 199820AGoes phhht!Fred Piscop
Mon Apr 6, 199824AConks out (4)Kenneth Witte
Tue Jul 1, 19977DGoes kaput (3)Fred Piscop
Sat Dec 28, 199624DBurns outN. Joline
Thu Feb 1, 199660AGoes pfftL. Sidway
Tue Jul 18, 199539AStamping tools (2)Jonathan Schmatzbach
Mon Mar 13, 199543ALoses all powerErnie Furtado
Tue Sep 13, 199435AFizzles out (5)Gregory E. Paul
Sun Apr 10, 1994111AWith 69 Across, Requiem hymnTrip Payne
Mon Mar 7, 199437DConks out (4)Alex K. Justin

83 results for DIES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Feb 26, 199323AWithers awayRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Tue Jul 14, 199221DExpiresWalter CovellMaleska
Mon Apr 15, 199142AStamping devicesPeter SwiftMaleska
Sat Jan 12, 199149DIs left on baseRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Fri Jan 4, 19913DFades graduallyErnst TheimerMaleska
Sun May 20, 199072D"___ Irae"John RussellMaleska
Sun Jan 21, 1990109DRoman dayRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Tue Oct 17, 198942DChristie's "Lord Edgeware ___"Judson G. TrentMaleska
Fri Jun 30, 198919DMachine toolsRhonda KrausMaleska
Sun Jan 22, 198927ACutting toolsErnst T. TheimerMaleska
Thu Oct 20, 19881AWith 12 Across, old hymnMary S. SnyderMaleska
Thu Sep 1, 198826D"___ Irae," ancient hymnJudson G. TrentMaleska
Fri Aug 19, 198820AA day in Livy's lifeLois SidwayMaleska
Fri Mar 18, 19881AIs left on baseR. S. JonesMaleska
Sun Aug 23, 198722AMint devicesJim PageMaleska
Sun Apr 26, 198724DMartin ___, U.S. politicoVictoria & Alex F. BlackMaleska
Sat Aug 16, 198659DBeckett's "Malone ___"Edward BobbMaleska
Fri Jun 6, 198660A" . . . many a summer ___ the swan"Gloria EvansMaleska
Sat Sep 22, 19841DMatricesPeter SwiftMaleska
Sun Jul 29, 198412DConks outWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Jun 24, 198446AIs left on baseAlfio MicciMaleska
Sun Sep 26, 1982111AShaping toolsWilliam H. FordMaleska
Sat May 22, 198265AFades awayWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed May 12, 198217AFlops, as a playRobert KatzMaleska
Sun Jul 26, 198160D___ IraeMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Fri Mar 20, 198123A"___ Irae"Jim ModneyMaleska
Mon Nov 17, 198021D___ non (judge's holiday)Elio DesiderioMaleska
Sat Aug 30, 198041AComes to naughtWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Dec 2, 197947DSeeker of subversives: 1938–44George Rose SmithMaleska
Fri Sep 24, 197669AStamping machinesStanley A. KurzbanWeng
Sun May 16, 1976128A___ IraeWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Mon Feb 3, 197529AStamping devicesEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
Fri Apr 26, 197421D___ IraeMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Tue Sep 18, 197329D___ infaustus (unlucky day)UnknownWeng
Fri May 4, 197336DMoldsUnknownWeng
Fri Jan 5, 197333AStampsUnknownWeng
Thu Dec 28, 197264DMachine toolsUnknownWeng
Thu Aug 31, 197265AMoldsUnknownWeng
Tue Jul 18, 197251DFades outUnknownWeng
Mon Nov 15, 197121DStamping formsUnknownWeng
Thu Nov 11, 197123AShaping toolsUnknownWeng
Thu Sep 16, 197162ADay: Lat.UnknownWeng
Wed Jul 22, 197049AShaping toolsUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 26, 19695D___ IraeMary M. MurdochWeng
Sun Feb 4, 1968107AMatrices.Anne FoxFarrar
Tue Jun 13, 196764AEngraving stamps.Betty LearyFarrar
Sat Apr 22, 196718DStamping devices.Bert BeamanFarrar
Sun Jul 3, 1966105ATools, in mechanics.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sun Jan 23, 1966125ADay: Lat.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Sun Jan 16, 196666DMatrices.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Jan 26, 1964136ADay: Lat.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thu Jan 24, 196310DDay: Lat.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Wed Oct 3, 196217AFades away.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 5, 196145AFades away.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 17, 196140DEnds.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 30, 19614DTools for stamping.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Tue Mar 14, 196130DCutting tools.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 20, 19587DVanishes.Bertha NelsonFarrar
Thu Apr 10, 195852DWithers.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Thu Jun 13, 195760A___ Irae (Judgment Day).Helen K. WhitmanFarrar
Sat Sep 29, 195610ATexas congressman at large.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 10, 195647DFades away.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Jan 1, 1956106DTools for molding.W. S. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sun Mar 6, 195544ARe-elected Texas Congressman.Maura JacobsonFarrar
Mon Sep 14, 195323DWithers.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sat May 23, 195321DFormer Congressman from Texas.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Sat Mar 1, 195253DPre-Kefauver investigator.H. H. ChapmanFarrar
Wed Oct 31, 195150AFades away.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 24, 195129AFormer Texas Congressman known for Un-American Activities work.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Mar 5, 195158DFirst head of Un-American Activities Committee.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 19, 195149AFormer head of Un-American Activities Committee.Alberta BurtonFarrar
Sun Dec 17, 195039A___ Irae.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Wed Oct 11, 195052DFormer head of Un-American Activities Committee.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 14, 195029AOriginal head of Un-American Activities Committee.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 12, 195053DFormer Congressional investigator.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Mar 2, 194738AFades.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Mar 31, 194699DFormer Congressman.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Mar 18, 194538AEx-head of un-American activities committee.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sun Apr 9, 194475DHead of un-American Activities probers.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Nov 28, 194390ATexas congressman.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Oct 17, 194357DCongressman from Texas.Harriot T. CookeFarrar
Sun Jul 26, 194230AInvestigating committee head.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Mar 22, 194288DInvestigator.Alma TalleyFarrar