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61 Results for FAKE

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Saturday, April 9, 20164DClifford Irving's "Autobiography of Howard Hughes," e.g.David Phillips
Tuesday, January 27, 20151DLike knockoff goodsJames Tuttle
Sunday, January 18, 2015105DLike some lashes and tansJoe Krozel
Thursday, February 27, 20147DForgeryStanley Newman
Thursday, March 21, 20135AHandoff that isn'tJeff Chen
Tuesday, September 25, 201266AWhat some consider the 38-Across to beIan Livengood
Saturday, September 22, 201235DWith 24-Across, bluffKristian House
Thursday, March 13, 200854DImpostorAlan Arbesfeld
Wednesday, January 10, 200770ALike a flea-market Gucci, probablyCurtis Yee
Friday, October 20, 200631DDeceptive playEd Early
Sunday, July 18, 200426ASham (2)Seth A. Abel
Tuesday, December 9, 200365AFalse moveAlan Arbesfeld
Wednesday, April 17, 20021ACounterfeitRichard Silvestri
Sunday, February 13, 20005DFauxBill Zais
Tuesday, August 19, 199710ALike some fursElizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, February 28, 19973DMountebankBob Klahn
Tuesday, September 27, 199451ASham (2)Eileen Lexau

44 results for FAKE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tuesday, February 2, 199334ACounterfeitMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Monday, August 12, 199125DFraudulentPeter SwiftMaleska
Monday, December 3, 199020ACounterfeitPeter SwiftMaleska
Thursday, May 4, 198951DSpuriousBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, April 30, 1989107ABogusDonald V. Lee IIMaleska
Sunday, February 12, 198958AImprovise, in jazzJune A. BoggsMaleska
Tuesday, August 19, 198659DNot realAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, December 15, 198581ACounterfeitBert H. KruseMaleska
Tuesday, February 7, 198452DErsatzVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Sunday, April 25, 19821DShamJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Monday, July 20, 198118DCharlatanHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, November 24, 198024AErsatzCarol DuttingMaleska
Friday, June 15, 197959AFour-flusherDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Wednesday, December 21, 197742DQB's feintStephanie SpadacciniMaleska
Thursday, December 30, 197652DErsatzTap OsbornWeng
Friday, April 2, 197134APopular kind of furUnknownWeng
Thursday, September 3, 197021DPhoneyUnknownWeng
Tuesday, August 18, 197021APretendUnknownWeng
Thursday, January 8, 197048ADissimulate.UnknownWeng
Thursday, October 24, 196840AMake-believe.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 21, 196712DImitation.George LaczkoFarrar
Monday, June 5, 196712DCounterfeit.Ronald C. HirschfeldFarrar
Sunday, July 17, 196632DSham: Colloq.Diana SessionsFarrar
Monday, January 4, 196548ACounterfeit.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 28, 19649AFootball maneuver.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 5, 19633DPhony.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 5, 196310DCharlatan.Louis SabinFarrar
Tuesday, November 28, 196113DSham: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 11, 196141ANot genuine: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 9, 196199DLoop of coiled rope.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sunday, May 8, 196035ALoop of coiled rope.H. R. CraftFarrar
Saturday, February 28, 195954AFraud.Helen SmathersFarrar
Tuesday, October 21, 195818AMountebank.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 21, 195810ABogus.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Tuesday, December 31, 195720ACounterfeit.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 26, 1957119ALoop of coiled rope.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thursday, December 27, 195648DNot genuine.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, September 2, 195675DQuacksalver.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thursday, August 18, 195548AFraudulent.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, June 26, 195550DCoil (a rope).Harold D. CannonFarrar
Monday, February 28, 195564APhony.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tuesday, February 19, 195212DDesigned to deceive.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 14, 195147AHumbug.J. F. KellyFarrar
Sunday, April 9, 195074ACounterfeit.Archie S. KreilingFarrar

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