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15 results for EMDASH

10 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for EMDASH.

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Sep 17, 20179DSymbol for a breakMark MacLachlan
Mon Sep 12, 201623DPunctuation mark akin to a semicolonVictor Fleming and Andrea Carla Michaels
Wed Aug 5, 20155DLinear punctuation markPatrick Berry
Sat Feb 7, 201549APart of a suspended sentence?Byron Walden
Fri Jul 21, 200611DFrequent feature of Emily Dickinson poetryKyle Mahowald
Tue Jan 24, 200626DPunctuation used for stressDavid Sullivan
Tue Feb 17, 20048DEllipsis alternativeBob Frank and Nancy Salomon
Sun May 11, 200396DColon substitutePatrick Berry
Thu Dec 2, 199949DClause separatorMel Taub
Sun Jul 19, 199832D_Nancy Salomon

3 results for EMDASH from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jul 12, 2015acrosticLAlternative to a colon or ellipsis (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Jan 31, 2010acrosticBAlternative to a parenthesis (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Oct 17, 2004acrosticPIndicator of a sudden break in thought (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

2 results for EMDASH from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Aug 2, 197090DPrinter's linePeter E. PriceWeng
Mon Sep 8, 19528DLine used as punctuation, in printing.UnknownFarrar