10 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for EXTORT.
|Thursday, August 3, 2017||64A||Acquire via blackmail||Timothy Polin|
|Wednesday, May 31, 2017||19A||Take by force||Jacob Stulberg|
|Wednesday, March 1, 2017||2D||Get by intimidation||David Phillips|
|Sunday, January 6, 2013||63A||Squeeze for dough||Dan Feyer and Andrea Carla Michaels|
|Sunday, September 9, 2007||43D||Acquire by unsavory means||Patrick Berry|
|Sunday, August 29, 2004||10D||Shake down||Manny Nosowsky|
|Friday, May 12, 2000||15D||Bleed, with "from"||Manny Nosowsky|
|Thursday, September 23, 1999||3D||Obtain via shakedown||Brendan Emmett Quigley|
|Wednesday, May 7, 1997||8D||Obtain by force||Dean Niles|
|Sunday, June 30, 1996||13D||Wrest by force||R. Norris|
2 results for EXTORT from Variety puzzles.
|June 5, 2016||panda||14A||Use threat of former wrongful act||Mel Taub|
|September 5, 2004||acrostic||L||Obtain through intimidation||Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon|
12 results for EXTORT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.
|Friday, November 22, 1991||9D||Gouge||Robert H. Wolfe||Maleska|
|Friday, September 26, 1980||33D||Fleece by force||Tap Osborn||Maleska|
|Wednesday, July 25, 1979||22A||Obtain unfairly||Jean J. Davison||Maleska|
|Sunday, January 22, 1978||78A||Get by threat||Walter Webb||Maleska|
|Saturday, November 12, 1977||8D||Wrest||Kathryn Righter||Maleska|
|Sunday, May 15, 1966||73D||Wring from.||William Lutwiniak||Farrar|
|Thursday, April 21, 1966||9D||Exact (from).||Unknown||Farrar|
|Saturday, May 11, 1963||31A||Wrest (from).||Unknown||Farrar|
|Friday, August 10, 1962||4D||Wrest (from).||Unknown||Farrar|
|Friday, November 12, 1954||10D||Mulct.||Jules Arensberg||Farrar|
|Friday, May 18, 1951||53A||Force payments.||Unknown||Farrar|
|Sunday, September 21, 1947||71D||Blackmail.||Willard N. Jordan||Farrar|