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206 results for DROP

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Jun 24, 2018110DTeensy amountTimothy Polin
Tue Feb 28, 201756DPlunge (4)Jacob Stulberg
Tue Jan 17, 201711DNosedive (2)Timothy Polin
Fri Sep 9, 201622ALose, as a carrier might with a callKristian House
Thu Mar 24, 201669ATiny bitDavid Liben-Nowell and Tom Pepper
Fri Dec 25, 20155DLozenge (2)Mary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Thu Sep 17, 201529AExhibit extreme exhaustionTimothy Polin
Sun Sep 6, 201551DBit of rainPatrick Berry
Thu Aug 20, 201538AOne-third of a fire safety instructionJules P. Markey
Sun Aug 16, 201571DRelease to the public, informallyDon Gagliardo and Zhouqin Burnikel
Thu Mar 5, 201532ATiniest tasteJim Peredo
Sun Nov 16, 201414AWee bitAndrew J. Ries
Mon Jun 23, 20148DPlummet (5)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wed May 14, 201456DBarely enough to wet one's whistleVictor Barocas
Mon Mar 31, 201422DPlunge (4)Robert Cirillo
Sun Dec 30, 20127ABit of a trickleSteve Savoy
Tue May 24, 201141DPlummet (5)Michael Blake and Andrea Carla Michaels
Wed Feb 2, 20119ASee 47-DownPeter A. Collins
Mon Sep 20, 20101APlunge (4)Bernice Gordon
Sun Aug 15, 2010108DSell-off, sayDaniel C. Bryant
Mon Jun 14, 201058DGo south, as a stock marketMark Feldman
Wed Apr 21, 20105ANo longer insurePeter A. Collins
Fri Oct 3, 200827AMention casuallyHarvey Estes
Tue May 20, 200867ATiny amountBillie Truitt
Mon Nov 26, 200746AFallAndrea Carla Michaels
Wed Apr 25, 200745ANosedive (2)John Farmer
Fri Apr 20, 200757APendantDavid Quarfoot
Mon Dec 26, 200557DPlunge (4)Allan E. Parrish
Tue Oct 11, 200510DWithdraw from, as a caseMike Torch
Sun Aug 22, 2004110DTrapdoor (2)Cathy Millhauser
Fri Aug 6, 200429ARoller coaster featureBob Peoples
Sun Jun 20, 2004112DNo longer carryManny Nosowsky
Wed Jun 16, 200444AGo south, as a marketPaula Gamache
Thu Feb 19, 200468ALozenge (2)Alfio Micci (1918-2004)
Mon Jan 12, 200459DLet goKurt Mengel
Sun Oct 26, 200365AGlobulePatrick Merrell
Wed Apr 16, 200334AParachuting eventElizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Jan 22, 200330ADeliver by chuteMichael Shteyman
Mon Jul 15, 200252DPlummet (5)John Leavy
Wed Oct 24, 20016ADiscontinue (3)Sarah Keller
Fri Sep 21, 200151AExpress casuallyBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Aug 8, 200153DDiscontinue (3)Sam Bellotto Jr.
Fri Jul 20, 200150ASpy's spotJim Page
Wed Jun 6, 200135DSteep slopeRichard Silvestri
Tue Aug 1, 200014ASmith Brothers unitRandall J. Hartman
Mon Jun 5, 200032APlummet (5)William A. Ballard
Wed May 10, 200035ALet go of (2)Zack Butler
Thu Dec 17, 199834DWord with anchor or deadDavid J. Kahn
Sun Sep 20, 1998117ALet go of (2)Charles Deber
Tue Feb 24, 19983DTiniest bitBill Ballard
Thu Feb 12, 199853DDiscontinue (3)Richard Silvestri
Tue Oct 28, 199763APlummet (5)Bernice Gordon
Thu Jun 27, 199650DSmall amountR. Norris
Wed Feb 21, 19963DDownslideF. & L. Sabin
Wed Dec 13, 199563DWord after ear or tearErnie Furtado
Thu Mar 31, 19949ASend by parachuteMark Diehl
Sun Feb 20, 199415ABlackmailer's meeting pointHarvey Estes
Mon Feb 7, 199457DTrapdoor (2)Sidney L. Robbins

1 result for DROP from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Apr 15, 2012diagramless44ABit of rainPaula Gamache

147 results for DROP from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Aug 27, 199319AStage deviceManny NosowskyMaleska
Thu Nov 19, 199244AStage curtainTap OsbornMaleska
Wed Oct 7, 199268AWhere hoods get goodsTap OsbornMaleska
Fri Aug 28, 199250DDew or lemon followerSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tue Dec 3, 19915ALet fallBrenda PomeranceMaleska
Thu Apr 25, 19912DGuttaChristy RidleyMaleska
Tue Apr 16, 199139DKind of kickNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Thu Mar 28, 199144AAbandonChristopher PageMaleska
Sun Feb 3, 1991108DLozengeJeanne WilsonMaleska
Mon Dec 24, 199053DLet fallLois SidwayMaleska
Sun Nov 11, 199076DGuttaJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sun Jul 16, 198917DMinute amountPeggy DevlinMaleska
Mon Jun 27, 198816ADribletSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed Apr 6, 198816ACough or lemon followerEmory H. CainMaleska
Sun Dec 6, 1987102AGlobuleErnst TheimerMaleska
Tue Apr 28, 198722ADew or rain followerChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Mon Aug 25, 19863DKind of kick or lineChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Fri Jun 28, 198536AUnit of rainRhonda KrausMaleska
Sat Dec 29, 198466AStage deviceI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sun Jul 29, 198415ABearish timeWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Jun 21, 198432DTheater curtainWilliam CanineMaleska
Wed Jun 20, 198430DLet fallFrank GearyMaleska
Thu Jan 19, 198451DTheater curtainEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Sep 20, 198335ALose hold ofNancy McCarthyMaleska
Thu Mar 31, 198324DJigger unitFennessyMaleska
Sat Feb 12, 19835DShowdown edgeBrinkMaleska
Tue Jul 13, 198238DDew ___ InnSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri May 14, 198236DSinkJoan WhitmanMaleska
Sun Mar 21, 198219AGlobuleHenry HookMaleska
Sat Feb 13, 198251DStage curtainVirginia ButlerMaleska
Sun Jan 3, 198243DTackle; sackE.T.M.Maleska
Fri Oct 2, 198137ADiscontinueA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tue Dec 9, 198050DType of kickSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Sep 14, 198085DTackleC. J. AngioMaleska
Fri Jun 6, 198033DPart of a doseJean ReedMaleska
Thu Mar 20, 198058DMinute part of 52 DownC. J. AngioMaleska
Sun Jan 6, 198069DBeadFrances HansenMaleska
Mon Dec 31, 197923ATheater curtainHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Dec 16, 197931AParachutist's descentMichael PriestleyMaleska
Thu Oct 4, 197963AKind of kick or shotTap OsbornMaleska
Mon Jul 2, 197951DSack the QBStrassheimMaleska
Wed May 23, 197930ALet fallRussellMaleska
Sun Mar 18, 19797DDescentDavid J. Pohl & John M. SamsonMaleska
Sun Feb 4, 197965DMail receiveBert H. KruseMaleska
Wed Feb 1, 197810AKind of light, kick or shotKathryn RighterMaleska
Sun Dec 18, 197735AStage curtainJim PageMaleska
Sun Dec 11, 197793ADismissOlga KowalsMaleska
Wed Nov 9, 197741AMedicinal measureAnn JenkinsMaleska
Thu Oct 6, 197757ATheater curtainJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Jul 17, 1977100ASack the QBAlex F. BlackMaleska
Sun Jun 26, 197757ATackleSam LakeMaleska
Sat Feb 12, 197754DMail or gumJack LuzzattoWeng
Mon Sep 20, 197644AGum or tearJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Sun Mar 28, 1976116AConvey, as a hintRuth N. SchultzWeng
Sun Feb 8, 1976101DKick or leafJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Tue Sep 23, 197545ATear or gumRuth N. SchultzWeng
Fri May 17, 197436DSmall amountHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Fri Dec 21, 197337AMarket courseUnknownWeng
Tue Sep 18, 197361A___ the handkerchiefUnknownWeng
Fri Aug 24, 197349DKind of leaf or kickUnknownWeng
Mon Jun 4, 197331DGive, as a hintUnknownWeng
Mon Feb 5, 197338ARain or gumBrian G. TylerWeng
Sun Mar 19, 197236ADismissHerb RisteenWeng
Tue Nov 2, 197141AKind of kickMel RosenWeng
Sun Mar 21, 197172DBeadJay SpryWeng
Wed Apr 29, 197054DMinute quantityUnknownWeng
Mon Dec 1, 196949DDescend.UnknownWeng
Wed Oct 22, 196938DLet go.UnknownWeng
Fri Jun 20, 196955DDiscontinue.UnknownWeng
Sat Jun 7, 196916ASmall amount.UnknownWeng
Sun Mar 16, 196972ALozengeMary MurdochWeng
Thu Jan 2, 196936AIn-the-bucket item.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 11, 196856DTiny amount.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 28, 196852DAmount in a bucket.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 5, 196817APiece of candy.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 20, 196825ABearish trend.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 7, 196849APiece of candyUnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 18, 196829DPlummet.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 9, 196837DPiece of candy.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 2, 196739DPiece of candy.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 23, 196762DGutta.Thomas W. SchierFarrar
Wed Jul 26, 196750DSmall quantity.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Thu Jun 8, 196741AReduction.UnknownFarrar
Sat Mar 11, 196730AEarring.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sun Jan 1, 1967104DLet fall.Anne FoxFarrar
Thu May 12, 196655DRain ___.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 11, 196558DKind of kick.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 1, 196571ATear, for one.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 28, 196451DSmall quantity.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 24, 19641ATheater curtain.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 11, 196466AAirborne maneuver.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 16, 196455DTheater curtain.Michael DubinFarrar
Mon Sep 9, 196321DPiece of candy.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 22, 196344ABit in the bucket.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 14, 196354DPiece of candy.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 1, 196234DDeclivity.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 17, 196132AMinim.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 1, 19614DPiece of candy.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 13, 196142DLet fall.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 10, 196110APiece of candy.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 23, 196153ALet fall.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 16, 196061APendent earring.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 11, 196039AHave done with.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 13, 195980ADismiss.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Sun May 24, 195943APendant earring.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun May 17, 1959129DDescent.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Mon Apr 13, 195923DPainted theatre curtain.Helen FasuloFarrar
Fri Feb 27, 195910ACome down.Kathryn RighterFarrar
Tue Dec 30, 195823DTheatrical curtain.Charles C. AllenFarrar
Tue Nov 4, 195844AType of kick.Walt ClarkFarrar
Wed Jul 30, 195810ASmall piece of candy.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Jul 29, 195848ADismiss.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Jul 22, 195830DHave done with.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sun Jun 29, 195847DDismiss.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Mon May 5, 195854ADecrease.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 22, 195823DDiscontinue.S. A. KayFarrar
Sat Aug 24, 195752ALet fall.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Jun 13, 195747DTheatre curtain.Helen K. WhitmanFarrar
Sun May 12, 1957135DLower.Marion MoeserFarrar
Thu Mar 7, 195720DTrapdoor.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Mar 3, 1957101DDiscontinue.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Wed Oct 10, 195649AFootball kick.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Aug 3, 195631DSmall piece of candy.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 4, 195668DAir pocket phenomenon.Marjorie ConnellyFarrar
Tue Feb 7, 195625AFootball kick.Victor GoldfarbFarrar
Sun Dec 25, 1955113ALozenge.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun Aug 7, 195568AAt the ___ of a hat.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sat Feb 19, 195555DSmall quantity.Charles GerschFarrar
Thu Jan 27, 195550DMinute quantity.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Jan 13, 195562AGlobule.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sun May 23, 195473AP. O. slot.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Aug 2, 195362AStage curtain.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun May 10, 1953137ATrapdoor.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Fri Apr 3, 195314APiece of hard candy.Roberta MorseFarrar
Mon Jan 12, 195336ATheater curtain lowered from the flies.Louise RabbFarrar
Fri Jun 13, 195229DTheatre curtain.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 3, 195255DA lozenge.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 23, 195129DDiscontinue.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 19, 19511DWhat fall hemlines will do.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 6, 195110DA football kick.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 3, 1951100AFall.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sat Jan 20, 195134APut a letter in the mailbox.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Apr 18, 1948128DDeclivity.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun May 18, 194730DLet go.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Dec 24, 194473DModicum.C. E. NoelFarrar
Sun Dec 19, 1943139DFall.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Sep 13, 194245DDiscontinue.Agnes W. BartlettFarrar