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37 results for ELUSIVE

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Jun 3, 201751ASlippery (4)Roland Huget
Thu Sep 27, 201242DSlippery (4)Joel Fagliano
Sat Dec 4, 200444DHard to getBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Nov 17, 200425DHard to graspRichard Silvestri
Sat Jan 20, 200111DSlippery (4)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Thu Jan 11, 20016DHard to pin downElizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Jan 5, 199743DHard to describeW. R. Williams
Wed Apr 6, 19945DSlippery (4)Ed Stein

2 results for ELUSIVE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jun 14, 2015acrosticMSlipperyEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Apr 29, 2012panda11DEvil use that's hard to catchMel Taub

27 results for ELUSIVE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Jun 3, 199147AShiftyEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Jul 15, 19848DBafflingPeter SwiftMaleska
Tue Jul 12, 198326ALike a greased pigVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sat Jan 29, 19832DBafflingJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Thu Aug 26, 198221DBafflingLouis SabinMaleska
Thu Aug 30, 197327AShiftyUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 6, 197245DBafflingJack LuzzattoWeng
Tue Apr 7, 197022ABafflingUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 3, 196966DHard to pin downFrances HansenWeng
Sun Jul 2, 196722ABaffling.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Apr 20, 196660AHard to pin down.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 12, 196455AHard to define.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 19, 196423ABaffling.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 21, 196161AHard to catch.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 4, 196163ABaffling.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 4, 19609DBaffling.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 16, 195865AHard to pin down.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wed Feb 26, 195842AHard to pin down.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 9, 195714ABaffling.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed Nov 24, 195410DBaffling.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun Nov 15, 195384DBaffling.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed Aug 5, 195343DBaffling.Bernice GordonFarrar
Tue May 6, 195242DSlippery as an eel.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 2, 19524DTricksy.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 23, 195024ASlippery.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun Oct 20, 1946101DBaffling.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sun Jul 5, 194216DImpalpable.Charles KuhlsFarrar