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62 results for FAKE

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Jun 25, 201858DNot realKathy Wienberg
Sat Apr 9, 20164DClifford Irving's "Autobiography of Howard Hughes," e.g.David Phillips
Tue Jan 27, 20151DLike knockoff goodsJames Tuttle
Sun Jan 18, 2015105DLike some lashes and tansJoe Krozel
Thu Feb 27, 20147DForgeryStanley Newman
Thu Mar 21, 20135AHandoff that isn'tJeff Chen
Tue Sep 25, 201266AWhat some consider the 38-Across to beIan Livengood
Sat Sep 22, 201235DWith 24-Across, bluffKristian House
Thu Mar 13, 200854DImpostorAlan Arbesfeld
Wed Jan 10, 200770ALike a flea-market Gucci, probablyCurtis Yee
Fri Oct 20, 200631DDeceptive playEd Early
Sun Jul 18, 200426ASham (2)Seth A. Abel
Tue Dec 9, 200365AFalse moveAlan Arbesfeld
Wed Apr 17, 20021ACounterfeitRichard Silvestri
Sun Feb 13, 20005DFauxBill Zais
Tue Aug 19, 199710ALike some fursElizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Feb 28, 19973DMountebankBob Klahn
Tue Sep 27, 199451ASham (2)Eileen Lexau

44 results for FAKE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

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