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30 results for ELISION

6 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for ELISION.

DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Jul 27, 201121AWill-o'-the-wisp featureBill Thompson
Sat Sep 13, 200355AFo'c'sle featureBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Jul 13, 20032DJack-o'-lantern featureRandolph Ross
Sat Apr 25, 199838ASkip itJim Page
Fri Oct 17, 19972DA going-overAlan Jay Weiss
Sun Oct 5, 199794DWhat an apostrophe may signalDerrick Niederman

24 results for ELISION from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu May 6, 199322DOmissionMary S. SnyderMaleska
Fri Apr 16, 199313DOmissionNancy JolineMaleska
Sat Jul 18, 199238DVowel omissionDaniel GirardiMaleska
Tue Aug 21, 199052AVowel omissionSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Sep 29, 198536AA dropping-outBert RosenfieldMaleska
Mon Mar 15, 198215DDropping of a vowel in pronunciationBernice GordonMaleska
Fri May 1, 198163AApocopeJim ModneyMaleska
Sat Oct 11, 19757DOmission, as of a vowelMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Wed Apr 3, 197416ASyllable omissionJordan S. LasherWeng
Sat May 13, 197247AAct of omittingUnknownWeng
Sat Jul 18, 197058AOmissionUnknownWeng
Fri Nov 15, 196860AVowel omission.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 18, 196610DVowel suppression.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 26, 196438AOmission of a syllable.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 6, 196142ASyncope.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 20, 195910DOmission of a vowel.Charles P. GerschFarrar
Wed Jul 2, 19583DRelative of syncope.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 10, 195846ASuppression of a vowel.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Fri Dec 18, 195350ASlurring over of a vowel.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Oct 11, 195320AEuphonic omission.Marion MoeserFarrar
Wed Dec 20, 195016ASlurring over of a vowel.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Oct 8, 195022ASuppression of a vowel.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun May 16, 194364DStriking out part of a word.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar
Sun Jan 24, 194365DA striking out.J. C. DoesburgFarrar