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52 results for DUDS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Oct 13, 20185DHardly smashesKevin G. Der
Sat Aug 18, 201817AGarb (2)Mark Diehl
Wed Feb 21, 201868AFizzling fireworksOri Brian and Zachary Spitz
Sun Aug 13, 201781AMovies with big budgets and no audienceEric Berlin
Wed Feb 17, 201621DToggery (2)Kyle Mahowald
Sat Aug 23, 201435DBombs without bagsTimothy Polin
Fri Dec 13, 201324AThings that are put on ... or don't go offGary Cee
Sun Jul 28, 201365DGetupAndrew Reynolds
Thu Apr 30, 200928DBombsGreg Kaiser and Steven Ginzburg
Tue Apr 15, 200845DClothes, informallyKen Bessette
Sat Mar 10, 200758AOutfitPatrick Berry
Mon Jul 17, 200637DBombs without bangsLarry Paul
Sat Sep 17, 200518AThreadsRich Norris
Tue Mar 30, 200419AToggery, informallySarah Keller
Fri Jun 6, 20031ATurkeysRandolph Ross
Sat Dec 29, 200147DThey don't go offBob Peoples
Mon Apr 24, 200012DBombs that don't explodePeter Gordon
Sun May 9, 199927AEdsels, commerciallyNancy Nicholson Joline
Tue Nov 12, 19968DGarb (2)E. Lexau
Wed Sep 28, 199448DToggery (2)Robert Zimmerman

32 results for DUDS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Jan 12, 199269AThreadsBarbara SpringerMaleska
Tue Dec 3, 199121AClothingBrenda PomeranceMaleska
Wed Aug 7, 199129DTogsHallMaleska
Mon Jul 10, 198910AHipster's raimentChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Mon Dec 22, 198652DFailuresJames R. BurnsMaleska
Sun Apr 7, 198598DLemonsCharles M. DeberMaleska
Sun Aug 7, 198389ABombs that bombGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Wed Aug 27, 198040DFlopsJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Jun 4, 197843ALemonsChet CurrierMaleska
Thu Feb 17, 19776AFailuresVirginia ButlerWeng
Sun Jul 4, 197698ALemonsAnne FoxWeng
Sun Aug 17, 197593DWashoutsNorton RhoadesWeng
Wed Aug 6, 197566AClothesSidney NelsonWeng
Tue Mar 18, 197548ALemonsVirginia SchneiderWeng
Sun Jul 14, 1974122DFlopsAlfio MicciWeng
Sun Mar 24, 197434DFlopsCharles BaronWeng
Mon Jun 5, 197237AClothingUnknownWeng
Wed Jul 9, 196913DFlops.UnknownWeng
Sun Jun 9, 19684DContents of 67 Down.S. LambertFarrar
Sun Mar 24, 196882AFlops.Emanuel BergFarrar
Thu Jul 27, 196734AWearables.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Sat Jan 29, 196613DWearables.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 13, 19631DClothes of a sort.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 30, 196313DRelative of glad rags.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Tue Sep 4, 19621DClothes: Slang.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 16, 195589DClothes: Colloq.Charles BaronFarrar
Tue Feb 15, 19551ACoats, suits, etc.Alice SkodzusFarrar
Sun Dec 10, 195078DTogs.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Oct 14, 195010AClothes: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 8, 19485DOld clothes.R. ShoemakerFarrar
Sun Nov 23, 194730AFlat failures.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sun Sep 3, 194437ADefective bombs.Lester KeeneFarrar