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59 results for ESOTERIC

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

Saturday, September 13, 20143DLike most philosophy dissertationsJosh Knapp
Saturday, January 2, 201029DWay out thereRobert H. Wolfe
Sunday, November 9, 200848DFor initiates onlyPaula Gamache
Saturday, May 27, 20068DRarefiedWill Nediger
Sunday, October 30, 200560AIndecipherableMaxwell H. D. Johnson Jr.
Wednesday, February 9, 200537DUnderstood by fewAlan Arbesfeld
Friday, November 22, 20027DShrouded in mysterySherry O. Blackard
Sunday, November 17, 200278DIncomprehensibleRichard and Judith Martin
Tuesday, July 13, 199911DAbstruse (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Saturday, September 5, 199821DSecretThomas W. Schier
Thursday, April 23, 19988DAbstruse (2)Cathy Millhauser
Thursday, May 15, 199711DArcane (2)Mark Elliot Skolsky
Thursday, August 4, 199426DArcane (2)Jim Page

46 results for ESOTERIC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Thursday, April 1, 199323AArcaneAlfio MicciMaleska
Sunday, June 28, 1992106AReconditeSally CoyleMaleska
Sunday, December 23, 199076AAbstruseJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sunday, March 25, 199029AArcaneBert RosenfieldMaleska
Tuesday, March 7, 198938DReconditeDon GroatMaleska
Friday, November 6, 19879DReconditeRhonda KrausMaleska
Thursday, August 6, 198742AReconditeJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Friday, May 1, 198738DAbstruseMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Sunday, November 23, 198651DAbstruseNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Thursday, October 30, 198648AAbstruseRoger H. CourtneyMaleska
Sunday, December 15, 198575AAbstruseBert H. KruseMaleska
Friday, November 15, 198554AReconditeHickmottMaleska
Saturday, November 9, 198529ALimited to a small circleYurie HoriguchiMaleska
Saturday, March 9, 198537DAbstruseNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Monday, August 6, 198420AAbstruseArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Wednesday, November 4, 198139DBeyond the ken of most peopleC. J. AngioMaleska
Saturday, January 17, 198143AAbstruseI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sunday, June 15, 1980104DFor the cognoscentiTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, December 26, 197690DLike the in-groupFrances HansenWeng
Saturday, June 5, 197654AAbstruseSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Monday, December 22, 197541DAbstruseH. M. KennedyWeng
Saturday, July 19, 197555AReconditeDavid CrosattoWeng
Tuesday, May 14, 197421AAbstruseElaine D. SchorrWeng
Monday, January 7, 197436DKnown only to a fewLacksWeng
Thursday, March 1, 197332DAbstruseUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 10, 197152AReconditeBetty LearyWeng
Tuesday, October 29, 196822DRecondite.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 25, 196743AOccult.Helen FasuloFarrar
Friday, March 25, 196654ALimited to a small circle.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 26, 196544AAbstruse.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 9, 196488DAbstruse.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
Monday, May 27, 196344AOccult.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 12, 196232DIntended for a chosen few.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 28, 196216AAbstruse.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 30, 196198DRecondite.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Wednesday, March 2, 196024DSecret.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 30, 195821DAbstruse.Roberta MorseFarrar
Wednesday, July 18, 195611DTaught only to the initiated.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, May 27, 195651DConfidential.W. E. JonesFarrar
Monday, September 12, 19556DUnderstood only by the select few.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Saturday, March 12, 195518AUnderstood by only a chosen few.Henry WolfeFarrar
Thursday, June 18, 19539DBelonging to the select few.Alice H. CookFarrar
Sunday, November 16, 19527DAbstruse.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Friday, May 16, 195212DUnderstood by a select few.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 10, 19519DUnderstood by a select few.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 23, 194912DMystic.D. G. CaywoodFarrar