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226 results for EASES

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Jan 26, 201858ASimplifies (6)Caleb Madison
Mon Dec 18, 20171ASoothes (3)Bruce Haight
Sun Dec 3, 201711DLightens (2)David Steinberg
Mon Jul 24, 201740DFacilitates (4)Peter Gordon
Tue Sep 6, 201613DLightens, as one's loadTimothy Polin
Sun Feb 28, 201693ASoothes (3)Timothy Polin
Thu Feb 11, 201665ADulls, as painZhouqin Burnikel
Wed Oct 1, 201458APalliatesElizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Sep 23, 201458ASettles (into)Gerry Wildenberg
Tue Apr 8, 201445ASoothes (3)Ian Livengood
Thu Dec 12, 201363AModeratesDavid Steinberg
Wed Oct 23, 201313DSlacks offRobyn Weintraub
Tue Jul 24, 201256DMakes more bearableAndrew Marc Greene
Sun Apr 8, 201263ASmooths (4)Daniel A. Finan
Wed Dec 28, 201128DMoves carefully (2)Louis Zulli
Thu Aug 25, 201130ATailors' allowancesPatrick Blindauer & Francis Heaney
Sun Feb 20, 201133ASoftens (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Sep 28, 201071ALets (up) (7)Michael Torch
Wed Jul 29, 200968AMoves gingerlyTim Wescott
Fri Jun 13, 200827DMoves carefully (2)Patrick Berry
Wed Nov 21, 200771ALets up (7)Kelsey Blakley
Mon Jun 18, 200742AAlleviatesRandall J. Hartman
Tue Dec 5, 200671ALets up (7)Kenneth J. Berniker
Sun Apr 16, 200621ASmooths (4)Mike Torch
Fri Jan 28, 200527ASimplifies (6)Eric Berlin
Thu Oct 28, 200415ALets up (7)Richard Chisholm
Sun Sep 5, 200473DSmooths (4)Patrick Merrell
Mon Dec 22, 200332DSimplifies (6)Joy C. Frank
Tue Sep 2, 200337DLets up (7)Ed Early
Wed Apr 30, 200326DLets up (7)Jerry E. Rosman
Sun Jan 12, 200337ASimplifies (6)Patrick Berry
Sat Oct 5, 200235AMoves slowly and carefullyDonald E. West
Wed Sep 4, 20029AGreases the wheels for, sayEric Berlin
Fri Aug 2, 200217ABecomes less jammed, as trafficElizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Apr 22, 200222DSimplifies (6)Peter Gordon
Mon Oct 22, 200147ALightens upDenise Neuendorf
Tue May 15, 200144AMakes simplerJon Delfin
Tue May 8, 200110DSoftens (2)Mark P. Sherwood
Tue Jan 9, 200132DComforts (2)Nick Grivas
Thu Oct 12, 200070ALessensA. J. Santora
Sun Jul 30, 200045DSimplifies (6)Randolph Ross
Sun Mar 12, 200044ARelievesElizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Jul 31, 199951DSlipsFred Piscop
Tue Jan 28, 199759AFacilitates (4)E. C. Gorski
Mon Apr 8, 199652DFacilitates (4)S. B. Whitten
Sat Feb 17, 199647ASmooths (4)Bob Sefick
Thu Jan 11, 199627DDisburdensB. Jorgensen
Sun Sep 24, 1995100DLets up (7)Randolph Ross
Mon Aug 28, 199524DFacilitates (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Mar 26, 199594DMakes tolerableRich Norris
Sun Jan 15, 199535ALightens (2)Ernie Furtado
Thu Nov 24, 199457AComforts (2)Fran and Lou Sabin
Sun Oct 23, 199441AMitigates (3)Cathy Millhauser
Tue Jul 12, 199433AMitigates (3)Charles Arnold
Mon Feb 14, 199454DMitigates (3)Nancy Joline

3 results for EASES from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Nov 25, 2012cryptic28ASimplifies some contracts after removing Latin (5)Jeffrey Harris
May 17, 2009takeaway43A*emoves pencil ma*ksMatt Ginsberg
May 9, 2004diagramless73ALets upBrendan Emmett Quigley

168 results for EASES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Oct 4, 199355ALoosensScottTaub
Tue Jul 27, 199333AFacilitatesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Jul 11, 199389DRelaxesErnst TheimerMaleska
Sun Mar 14, 199330AFacilitatesErnie FurtadoMaleska
Sat Oct 3, 19921DSlackensBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thu Nov 7, 199152DFrees from anxietyMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Sun Oct 27, 199135DDisburdensMary M. MurdochMaleska
Wed Oct 23, 199118DLessensLois SidwayMaleska
Thu Oct 10, 19912DAlleviatesWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Wed Sep 25, 199151AMitigatesMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Tue Jul 16, 199163ALessens difficultiesJonathan J. TowleMaleska
Tue Feb 19, 199135DSlackensWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Wed Jan 2, 199171AAlleviatesChristy RidleyMaleska
Sun Oct 7, 199061ASoothesDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Sat Jun 9, 199067AAlleviatesBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sun May 13, 199055DFacilitatesStanley GlassMaleska
Mon Jan 22, 199053DMitigatesAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wed Jan 3, 199021AMollifiesPeter SwiftMaleska
Fri Aug 18, 198944DMitigatesAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tue Jul 4, 198950DAlleviatesDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Sun May 21, 198921AAlleviatesThomas W. UnderhillMaleska
Sun Jan 8, 198993AAssuagesRichard SilvestriMaleska
Fri Jan 6, 198918AFacilitatesJean J. DavisonMaleska
Sun Oct 2, 198861ATempersJudson G. TrentMaleska
Tue Aug 23, 198852DFacilitatesAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Mon May 23, 198840DAbatesPeter G. SnowMaleska
Sun May 15, 198882DAllaysRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sun Mar 13, 198832AMitigatesPeter SwiftMaleska
Tue Aug 25, 198722AFacilitatesEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thu Jul 9, 198711DSoothesJim PageMaleska
Tue May 19, 198769AAbatesNancy JolineMaleska
Fri May 1, 198723ASlackensMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Wed Dec 24, 198613DAlleviatesH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Thu Nov 20, 198629DAlleviatesEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Nov 12, 198647DSlackens offNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sun Apr 13, 198654ASlackensNorma SteinbergMaleska
Wed Feb 26, 198621ASlackens offNorma SteinbergMaleska
Fri Oct 18, 198526DComfortsLouis SabinMaleska
Sun Jul 29, 1984108ALets upWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Jul 13, 198421AMitigatesJim PageMaleska
Sat Apr 28, 198432DSlackensS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Tue Mar 13, 198428AFacilitatesTroxellMaleska
Fri Dec 2, 198315AMoves graduallyReichertMaleska
Sat Jul 23, 198331DAbatesPeter G. SnowMaleska
Fri Jun 3, 198318ADissolves difficultiesNikki TenfeldeMaleska
Sun Sep 19, 198269DAlleviatesA. J. SantoraMaleska
Mon Aug 23, 198241ALets upSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Aug 22, 198272AAlleviatesCharles M. DeberMaleska
Tue Feb 16, 198248DAlleviatesNikki TenfeldeMaleska
Tue Feb 2, 198213DAlleviatesLazerMaleska
Sun Jan 17, 198288DSlackensRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sun Aug 9, 1981113AFacilitatesHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Apr 29, 198140APalliatesMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Sun Jan 18, 198144AMitigatesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tue Sep 30, 198042ALets upPeter SwiftMaleska
Mon Mar 3, 198030DSlackensHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Dec 16, 1979151AComfortsMichael PriestleyMaleska
Thu Aug 9, 197969APaves the wayC. J. AngioMaleska
Mon May 21, 197962AAlleviatesI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sun Apr 8, 197946DMakes simplerAlfio MicciMaleska
Wed Apr 5, 19783DComfortsAnn JenkinsMaleska
Thu Sep 1, 197756AAlleviatesA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sat Aug 27, 197734DGives relief toAnn JenkinsMaleska
Mon May 30, 197724AFacilitatesJohnsonMaleska
Sat Mar 19, 197748DAlleviatesHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Thu Feb 17, 197713DLoosensVirginia ButlerWeng
Fri Feb 11, 197734DMoves carefullyHarvey BergWeng
Tue Sep 21, 197633DLets upMarie WestWeng
Sun Sep 5, 1976115ALightensCornelia WarrinerWeng
Mon Aug 9, 197665ALets upD. DavisWeng
Mon Aug 2, 197657ARelaxesMel RosenWeng
Mon Jul 5, 197637AComfortsAlfio MicciWeng
Sun Apr 18, 1976148AMoves with careHume R. CraftWeng
Thu Feb 19, 197620ASlackensSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Tue Apr 22, 197532DMakes comfortableMaurice J. TeitelbaumWeng
Mon Jan 27, 19755ASlackensLita M. ElversWeng
Tue Jan 14, 197565AAlleviatesTom MixonWeng
Tue Dec 24, 197434DComfortsBert H. KruseWeng
Sun Dec 1, 1974150AMoves carefullyGeorge MadridWeng
Sun Aug 25, 197498DLets upJack WherryWeng
Wed Aug 14, 19747DAmelioratesTap OsbornWeng
Sun Jun 30, 197410DShifts carefullyNancy W. AtkinsonWeng
Sun Jun 23, 197463ALets upFrances HansenWeng
Sun Sep 30, 197339ARelievesJack LuzzattoWeng
Fri Aug 10, 197346AAbatesUnknownWeng
Thu Mar 22, 197332DLets upUnknownWeng
Sat Sep 23, 197260ALoosensUnknownWeng
Tue Sep 12, 197233DMitigatesUnknownWeng
Tue Aug 22, 197229DAllaysUnknownWeng
Mon May 15, 197253DRelaxesUnknownWeng
Mon Mar 6, 197268AMakes more comfortableUnknownWeng
Sat Feb 19, 197236DRelaxesUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 12, 1971127DSlackensGuido N. ScaratoWeng
Sun Aug 22, 197119AMitigatesElaine D. SchorrWeng
Wed Feb 10, 197130DRelaxesUnknownWeng
Tue Nov 10, 197022ALets upUnknownWeng
Mon Sep 7, 197023AComfortsUnknownWeng
Sun May 10, 197028DComfortsMary M. MurdochWeng
Mon Apr 27, 197052DSlackensUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 27, 196926DMitigatesRuth BallWeng
Wed Apr 23, 196967AUnburdens.UnknownWeng
Sun Jan 5, 196910DLets upFrances HansenFarrar
Sun Sep 15, 196837ALightensAnne FoxFarrar
Tue May 28, 196848DModerates.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 17, 196832DSimplifies.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 26, 196743APaves the way.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sun May 21, 196751DSlacks.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Wed Dec 28, 196665APaves the way.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 24, 196658DSlackens.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Sat Jan 15, 196667ADisburdens.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 23, 19651DComforts.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 17, 196570ARelieves.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 26, 196563ALets up.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 4, 196483DAlleviates.Sidney LambertFarrar
Fri Jul 31, 196431DModerates.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 6, 196443ASlackens.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 2, 19649DComforts.Hume CraftFarrar
Tue Feb 19, 196340AFacilitates.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Mon Dec 24, 196221DLessens in tension.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sun Apr 16, 1961120DAlleviates.Aida CromwellFarrar
Fri Nov 4, 196014ASlacks off.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 13, 195998AAlleviates.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Mon Oct 19, 195949DAlleviates.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 14, 195928DFacilitates.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 15, 195932DAmeliorates.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 27, 195925DSoothes.Kathryn RighterFarrar
Sun Apr 20, 1958107ATranquilizes.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Mar 9, 195872DLoosens.Diana SessionsFarrar
Tue Mar 4, 195822AMitigates.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sun Feb 23, 1958113ADisburdens.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Feb 19, 195830ALightens.Helen FasuloFarrar
Thu Dec 26, 195746ALightens.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 19, 195718ARelieves.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Wed May 22, 195733AAmeliorates.Madeline CorseFarrar
Sun Feb 3, 1957135DComforts.H. C. CraftFarrar
Mon May 28, 195613DFacilitates.Alice H. CookFarrar
Tue Dec 27, 195565ALightens.Mel TaubFarrar
Sun Oct 2, 195535ARelaxes.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tue Jul 5, 195532DDecreases.Philip G. RosemondFarrar
Tue Apr 5, 195535ALets up.Roberta MorseFarrar
Wed Feb 16, 195548DLightens.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wed Jan 26, 195563ASmooths the way.Sidney LambertFarrar
Fri Jan 14, 195528DLoosens.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Nov 19, 195427DMollifies.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Fri May 28, 195445AAssuages.Israel GitterFarrar
Thu Mar 11, 195431DRelaxes.Albert BlumFarrar
Fri Oct 30, 195349DSlackens, as controls.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jul 19, 195320DRelaxes.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thu Jul 2, 195342DMoves by careful shifting.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thu Jun 18, 195351DReduces the strain.Alice H. CookFarrar
Fri May 1, 195326AMitigates.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 29, 195221AMakes comfortable.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 21, 195296AAlleviates.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sat Aug 30, 195261ALightens.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 14, 195265AAssuages.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 29, 195165AMakes things simple.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 15, 195134DRelaxes.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Dec 26, 195067AAllays.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 22, 195037DRelieves.Alice CookFarrar
Sun Apr 10, 194931DAlleviates.Archie S. KreilingFarrar
Sun Apr 3, 194969APalliates.D. G. CaywoodFarrar
Sun Feb 22, 194840AMitigates.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jun 29, 194742ASoftens.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Jan 12, 194782DAlleviates.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Dec 29, 1946120DRelaxes.Harriot CookeFarrar
Sun Sep 1, 19466DUnburdens.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Nov 19, 1944125DSimplifies.Charles CrossFarrar
Sun Mar 19, 1944137ARelieves.Lester KeeneFarrar