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54 results for FADES

8 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for FADES.

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun May 16, 20101DDrops back, as in a horse raceMatt Ginsberg
Thu Jan 8, 20091AWeakensJoe DiPietro
Wed Jan 18, 200655AVanishesSheldon Benardo
Thu Jun 6, 200240AFalls behind in the endPatrick Merrell
Sun Jul 8, 200116AEvanescesMichael S. Maurer
Sun Feb 14, 199951DBecomes a whiter shade of paleElizabeth Gorski
Sat May 17, 199748DDrops out of contentionDaniel R. Stark
Mon Aug 21, 199548DLoses brightnessSidney L. Robbins

46 results for FADES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Jul 3, 199346DGrows dimTap OsbornMaleska
Mon Aug 31, 199221ALoses colorFred TooleMaleska
Sun Apr 24, 198861DBacks a dicerJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sun Sep 8, 198577ACovers a betAlfio MicciMaleska
Mon Apr 15, 198534DDiminishesNorman S. WizerMaleska
Wed Feb 27, 198525DLoses colorEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Aug 15, 198450AVanishes bit by bitDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Sat Jun 18, 198356ALoses colorEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Mar 2, 198260AGrows weakerNancy McCarthyMaleska
Thu Aug 27, 198115ADisappears slowlyAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Sat May 9, 198145DDimsSternerMaleska
Mon Feb 20, 19788DCovers a dice betJohnsonMaleska
Sat Nov 19, 197725DCovers, as a betHenry HookMaleska
Sun Dec 26, 197684AGrows dimFrances HansenWeng
Sat Oct 16, 197652DLoses colorA. J. SantoraWeng
Wed Nov 12, 197549ABets at diceGeorge MadridWeng
Fri Nov 24, 19725ADimsUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 14, 19729AWithersUnknownWeng
Fri Feb 18, 197267ABecomes dimUnknownWeng
Wed Sep 29, 197113DPrepares to passUnknownWeng
Thu Jul 29, 19717AVanishesUnknownWeng
Mon May 31, 197145DWanesUnknownWeng
Thu May 27, 197134ABets at diceUnknownWeng
Mon Apr 19, 197131ALoses colorUnknownWeng
Wed Jan 20, 197128AWithersUnknownWeng
Mon Dec 9, 196823DVanishes.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 23, 19685AWithers.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 12, 196798ADroops.Frances HansenFarrar
Mon Nov 6, 196725ABecomes sapless.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 12, 196642ALoses color.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 2, 19665ADice player's term.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 23, 196554DDims.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 29, 196544AWithers.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Sat May 29, 196531DVanishes.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 15, 19641DDice player's term.UnknownFarrar
Tue Feb 19, 19634DLoses vigor.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Fri Aug 10, 196224DLoses luster.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 16, 19589DGrows dim.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Oct 27, 195734DLoses clarity.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Fri Dec 28, 195638DGrows dim.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 4, 195410DWanes.Isaac KertFarrar
Sat Feb 27, 195461ALanguishes.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tue Nov 25, 19521DLanguishes.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 11, 195229DMakes a bet, in dice.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 25, 195240ALoses brilliance.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 7, 1944114DVanishes.Louis ShieldsFarrar