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39 results for FINESSE

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Mar 25, 201874ADeft touch (2)Finn Vigeland
Sun Dec 23, 201287DTrick-winning attempt in bridgeJoe DiPietro
Sun Jan 9, 201189DSavoir-fairePatrick Berry
Wed Jun 9, 201012DDeft touch (2)Gary Whitehead
Tue Nov 7, 20067DNifty bridge playBruce P. Douglas
Fri Oct 6, 200613DSmoothnessNancy Joline
Thu May 29, 200315DCertain bridge playJim Page
Fri Nov 8, 200236DTactful treatmentManny Nosowsky
Tue Sep 28, 199925ASkillful maneuverElizabeth C. Gorski

2 results for FINESSE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Sep 27, 2009acrosticOMasterful maneuveringEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Jan 16, 2000acrosticVSkill in executionEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

28 results for FINESSE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Mar 27, 199345DSavoir-faireKevin BoyleMaleska
Sun Nov 10, 199167DPolish or ployCharles M. DeberMaleska
Sat Dec 9, 198939DBridge ployRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sat Mar 16, 19859DStrategy for GorenJeanne WilsonMaleska
Mon Dec 5, 198345ASubtletyShirley SolowayMaleska
Sun May 29, 198397ABridge ploySam Bellotto Jr.Maleska
Fri Oct 2, 198142DBridge ployA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wed Apr 3, 197412DBridge strategyJordan S. LasherWeng
Mon Aug 6, 197347ABridge playUnknownWeng
Sat Oct 7, 19726DManeuver in bridgeUnknownWeng
Tue Apr 21, 197039DBridge playUnknownWeng
Fri Aug 18, 19671ASkill.Evelyn BenshoofFarrar
Tue Mar 14, 196729DStrategy.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Sun Aug 29, 19651DCraft.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Wed Nov 29, 196133ACard play.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 31, 19604DSkill.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 5, 19607DCommon bridge procedure.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 9, 19602DBridge maneuver.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 24, 196040DArtifice.UnknownFarrar
Sat Mar 12, 196042DAdroitness.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 27, 195822DDelicate skill.S. A. KayFarrar
Thu Jan 17, 195727ABridge stratagem.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Mon Apr 27, 195324ASubtle discrimination.Dorothy SmithFarrar
Wed Dec 3, 195229ACardplayer's strategy.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 11, 195140ASubtlety.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 30, 195140AHow to win a trick at bridge.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 20, 1944107AStratagem.Dan CaywoodFarrar
Sun May 2, 194358AStratagem.I. KertFarrar