10 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for EMDASH.
|Sunday, September 17, 2017||9D||Symbol for a break||Mark MacLachlan|
|Monday, September 12, 2016||23D||Punctuation mark akin to a semicolon||Victor Fleming and Andrea Carla Michaels|
|Wednesday, August 5, 2015||5D||Linear punctuation mark||Patrick Berry|
|Saturday, February 7, 2015||49A||Part of a suspended sentence?||Byron Walden|
|Friday, July 21, 2006||11D||Frequent feature of Emily Dickinson poetry||Kyle Mahowald|
|Tuesday, January 24, 2006||26D||Punctuation used for stress||David Sullivan|
|Tuesday, February 17, 2004||8D||Ellipsis alternative||Bob Frank and Nancy Salomon|
|Sunday, May 11, 2003||96D||Colon substitute||Patrick Berry|
|Thursday, December 2, 1999||49D||Clause separator||Mel Taub|
|Sunday, July 19, 1998||32D||_||Nancy Salomon|
3 results for EMDASH from Variety puzzles.
|July 12, 2015||acrostic||L||Alternative to a colon or ellipsis (2 wds.)||Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon|
|January 31, 2010||acrostic||B||Alternative to a parenthesis (2 wds.)||Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon|
|October 17, 2004||acrostic||P||Indicator of a sudden break in thought (2 wds.)||Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon|
2 results for EMDASH from older pre-Shortz puzzles.
|Sunday, August 2, 1970||90D||Printer's line||Peter E. Price||Weng|
|Monday, September 8, 1952||8D||Line used as punctuation, in printing.||Unknown||Farrar|