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144 results for FADE

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

Friday, September 16, 201635DBecome dullPatrick Berry
Tuesday, April 26, 20166DLose vibrancyFinn Vigeland
Tuesday, January 26, 201625DLose vividness (2)Sam Ezersky
Friday, January 15, 201657ALose vividness (2)Patrick Berry
Saturday, September 5, 201547DTapering hairdoByron Walden
Thursday, May 22, 201443DFilm techniqueAdam G. Perl
Wednesday, July 31, 20138DLose brilliance (2)H. David Goering
Friday, September 21, 20125DDieBarry C. Silk
Sunday, September 2, 201234DScene-ending film techniqueJoel Fagliano
Friday, July 13, 201230DSparkle a little lessJim Horne and Jeff Chen
Monday, December 26, 201141DWhat colors do over timeGary Cee
Thursday, December 2, 20101DWhat some things do in the sunJoe Krozel
Sunday, November 9, 200833DBe outscored at the endPaula Gamache
Thursday, October 30, 20085DWaneChuck Hamilton
Wednesday, December 27, 200662ALose strength in the backstretchManny Nosowsky
Tuesday, November 7, 200616ALose support, as at campaign's endBruce P. Douglas
Wednesday, August 16, 200660DMovie ending effectKevan Choset
Sunday, July 17, 200577AMovie shotDavid J. Kahn
Monday, September 16, 200224DLose brilliance (2)Roy Leban
Saturday, February 2, 200249AScreenplay directionA. J. Santora
Wednesday, January 2, 20023DFalter at the finishSarah Keller
Thursday, October 19, 200027DNot do well in the stretchPatrick Jordan
Sunday, August 20, 200048DLose one's blushCharles M. Deber
Wednesday, March 22, 200039AWash out (2)Richard Silvestri
Thursday, October 7, 199919AWither awayKelly Clark
Monday, October 26, 199814ALose brilliancyRobert Dillman
Thursday, September 10, 199831ADirection at a scene's endChristopher Hurt
Thursday, July 30, 19987DGet lighterRich Norris
Wednesday, June 24, 199833DFall behind in the stretchRichard Silvestri
Monday, March 30, 199827DLose color (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, March 5, 19975AGrow dimMichael S. Maurer
Saturday, August 10, 199610DWash out (2)R. Norris
Monday, April 29, 19961DLose brightnessS. L. Robbins
Monday, February 13, 19955DLose color (2)Sidney L. Robbins
Sunday, March 20, 199433DDimJoel Davajan

109 results for FADE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Tuesday, June 8, 19931ALose colorGayle DeanMaleska
Sunday, December 27, 199237ALose colorErnst TheimerMaleska
Monday, May 25, 199255DBet against the dice casterJames L. BeattyMaleska
Thursday, July 18, 199153DBet against a dicerRobert KatzMaleska
Thursday, May 9, 199154DWaneKenneth WitteMaleska
Thursday, December 13, 199031DPass the peakEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tuesday, November 27, 199051DWaneAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Monday, September 17, 19905ADiminishSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, July 29, 199058DLose colorA. J. SantoraMaleska
Friday, November 3, 198935DMove backward, as a quarterbackJune A. BoggsMaleska
Tuesday, February 21, 198925DLose freshnessJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Monday, January 30, 19898DWaneAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wednesday, March 16, 198834DGrow dimJesse RoarkeMaleska
Wednesday, April 15, 19876AEvanesceMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Sunday, April 5, 198752ALose colorArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Wednesday, December 24, 198651DDiminish in colorH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Sunday, August 10, 198640DDiminishLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, July 27, 1986116DBecome washed-outJeanne WilsonMaleska
Tuesday, July 22, 198620ABecome wanChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Sunday, July 20, 19866ATriteOlive DunnMaleska
Monday, February 17, 19861ALose colorWhittenMaleska
Monday, November 25, 19855ADisappear graduallyFrank GearyMaleska
Sunday, May 26, 198581ALanguishKathryn RighterMaleska
Sunday, June 24, 198447DEvanesceAlfio MicciMaleska
Monday, May 28, 198414ALanguishHarold B. CountsMaleska
Tuesday, December 6, 198353DVanishArnold MossMaleska
Thursday, July 28, 198366AVanishJoy L. WoukMaleska
Monday, May 16, 198339AGrow dimVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Sunday, May 1, 198358AEvanesceMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Saturday, April 2, 198348DCover a betRobert KatzMaleska
Friday, February 18, 198325DBecome washed outWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, February 2, 198330DEvanesceWilliam CanineMaleska
Saturday, August 14, 198244ADicer's verbRobert KatzMaleska
Saturday, May 1, 198245DFail to keep up the paceTimothy HoyMaleska
Tuesday, April 13, 198248DLose brightnessEli WesoffMaleska
Saturday, April 10, 198235DPaleJoy L. WoukMaleska
Friday, December 11, 198113DPass the peakWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, September 18, 198149DMeet the bet at RenoRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Tuesday, September 2, 19801ABecome washed outC. J. AngioMaleska
Monday, June 16, 198038DPaleJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, January 22, 19802DLose vigorHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tuesday, November 13, 197918DDie away, as a soundHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, March 28, 197911ALose colorKathryn RighterMaleska
Thursday, February 22, 197962AGrow dimMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Monday, December 4, 197824ACover a bet at diceJohn R. ProsserMaleska
Monday, June 19, 197858AWitherMichelle ArnotMaleska
Tuesday, March 21, 197849DWitherSchwarzbaumMaleska
Friday, November 4, 197750DLose brillianceJack LuzzattoMaleska
Monday, October 3, 197752DRecedeJamesMaleska
Monday, September 5, 197723AGrow dimTap OsbornMaleska
Friday, August 26, 19775DPass the peakJohnsonMaleska
Wednesday, August 3, 197748AWeakenAlfio MicciMaleska
Thursday, September 9, 197621APeter outGeorge RaventosWeng
Monday, June 28, 197648AMake a dice betSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Monday, June 21, 197624ABecome indistinctReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Wednesday, November 19, 197523DMove back to passSophie FiermanWeng
Thursday, February 6, 197538DCover a dice betEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Monday, July 1, 197416APrepare to pass a footballJames A. BrusselWeng
Friday, May 17, 19741DCover a bet, in diceHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Friday, April 5, 197441DMovie techniqueWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Saturday, January 5, 197410ADissolveGene StoneWeng
Thursday, September 13, 197352DPass the peakUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 21, 197332DCover, in a gameBert BeamanWeng
Thursday, November 23, 197255DPaleUnknownWeng
Wednesday, October 25, 197253ADimUnknownWeng
Saturday, September 16, 197254DLose colorUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 21, 197230DDwindleDiana SessionsWeng
Saturday, October 23, 197124DDroopUnknownWeng
Wednesday, September 1, 19711APass the peakUnknownWeng
Thursday, May 21, 197047DWaneUnknownWeng
Friday, January 23, 197052DLose vigorUnknownWeng
Saturday, August 2, 19697DAchromatize.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, May 28, 19691DVanish.UnknownWeng
Saturday, August 10, 196845ALose color.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 21, 196837APoker term.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 2, 196747DVanish.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 9, 196744AWither.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Friday, May 27, 196654DDim.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 18, 19661DVanish.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 31, 196563AVanish.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 28, 19651DPoker term.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 10, 196426DDwindle.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 2, 196458ADroop.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 9, 196242ADiminuendo.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Tuesday, November 13, 196232ALanguish.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 7, 196246APale.Ted DombrasFarrar
Friday, July 7, 196166ADim.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 13, 196080ALose color.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, September 18, 196071DWane.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thursday, July 7, 196023ALose vigor.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 27, 195854DTurn sere.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, October 6, 195755ALose color.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
Saturday, August 17, 19571DLanguish.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 16, 19572DLanguish.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, February 17, 195747ALose color.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, July 22, 195668ADisappear.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Friday, September 16, 19555ALose color.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, April 8, 195530DDwindle.Thomas VarnerFarrar
Thursday, November 18, 195428ALanguish.Sidney LambertFarrar
Monday, January 18, 195429DLose freshness.Louise RabbFarrar
Sunday, May 17, 195382ALose vigor.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, March 29, 1953109ABlanch.Sergei TilartFarrar
Saturday, August 2, 19521DDisappear.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 7, 195240DVanish.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 1, 19523D"They just ___ away."UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 30, 195110AIn dice throwing, to make a wager against the caster.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 26, 1950128DBleach.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sunday, December 25, 1949134DDissolve.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, April 16, 1944131ACover the bet, at dice.Bert StoreyFarrar