It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.

Find clues or match patterns

See all the clues for any answer word, or all answers that match a specified pattern

Pattern matching options:
Sort items:
Answer length:
Enter a word or pattern:

Support XWord Info today

Access this site for a full year:

  1. Select your level
  2. Choose how to pay

Learn about support levels.

$50 — Angel

Full access + download

$20 — Regular User

Full access, limited Finder

$10 — Casual User

Students & seniors

95 results for GATES

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Dec 29, 201551DSlalom obstaclesJeff Stillman
Tue Apr 23, 20137DBill who co-owns the Four Seasons hotel companySeverin T. Nelson
Fri Mar 29, 201363ATrack lineupJosh Knapp
Fri Mar 8, 20136DRacetrack arrayPaula Gamache
Wed Mar 14, 201210DBush cabinet memberDave Sarpola
Wed Mar 31, 20101ABillionaire Bill (2)Chuck Deodene
Tue Jan 26, 201050DEntrances to exclusive communitiesPaula Gamache
Fri Jun 26, 200929DMountain passesLynn Lempel
Fri Oct 19, 20076DSlalom targetsFrederick J. Healy
Sun Aug 19, 200799DMicrosoft manElizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Apr 24, 200626DFence openings (2)Lynn Lempel
Wed Jul 27, 200528DSeries on a ski slopeMichael Shteyman
Mon Jul 18, 200542A2005 Christo display in New York City, with "the"Randy Sowell
Mon May 9, 200522DBill of MicrosoftJim Hyres
Tue Jul 20, 200455DBillionaire Bill (2)Nancy Kavanaugh
Wed Jan 14, 200414ABoarding areasFred Piscop
Thu Nov 20, 200363AAirport signsManny Nosowsky
Tue Dec 24, 200271ABill from a computer company?Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Tue May 28, 200245DMicrosoft honchoEd Early
Fri Mar 24, 200041DAirport choicesManny Nosowsky
Thu Jan 6, 20005AForbes 400 list topperNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sat Mar 28, 199820ABill in Washington?David J. Kahn
Mon Aug 28, 19951AFence openings (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Nov 28, 199358DMicrosoft chief BillJoanne W. Edwards

3 results for GATES from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Nov 30, 2014acrosticYBoolean logic devicesEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Sep 6, 2009cryptic5DBill from Microsoft firm - one grand - is retracted (5)Bob Stigger
May 11, 2003panda4DStage entrancesMel Taub

68 results for GATES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Feb 17, 19931DVictor at Saratoga: 1777Harold B. CountsMaleska
Tue Nov 17, 199235AC.I.A. headEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thu Jul 16, 199213DC.I.A. headJeff HerringtonMaleska
Sun Apr 28, 199163DWinner at Saratoga: 1777Frances HansenMaleska
Tue Sep 4, 199044DPortalsFred TooleMaleska
Sat Jul 14, 199040ASlalom obstaclesNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Wed Jun 21, 198927DHe beat the odds at SaratogaLouis SabinMaleska
Sat Feb 18, 19895DVictorious general at SaratogaBernard MerenMaleska
Mon Mar 14, 19888DPortcullises' kinChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Tue Apr 7, 198739AStage anagramElaine GeorgeMaleska
Sun Aug 31, 198633DWinner at Saratoga: 1777Frances HansenMaleska
Sun Oct 27, 198535DEarly winner at SaratogaWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed May 22, 198548AShe wrote "The Poor Little Rich Girl"Albert J. KlausMaleska
Mon May 20, 198548DEntrancesBitoniMaleska
Mon Nov 7, 198311DFinancier "Bet-a-Million" ___Virginia L. YatesMaleska
Wed Aug 31, 198341AHeaven's pearly itemsEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thu Oct 7, 198250DWinner at SaratogaEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Sep 19, 198140AEarly winner at SaratogaWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Dec 17, 198048AEntrywaysTimothy HoyMaleska
Thu Feb 7, 198064AWinner at SaratogaC. J. AngioMaleska
Mon Jan 21, 198028DGeneral under WashingtonBrumbauchMaleska
Sat Sep 1, 197928DWinner at Saratoga: 1777Mel RosenMaleska
Tue Aug 21, 197964AAuthor of "The Poor Little Rich Girl"N. M. MeyerMaleska
Mon Feb 20, 197831DAccess pointsJohnsonMaleska
Mon Sep 26, 197723DSaratoga generalHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sat Mar 12, 197731DWinner at SaratogaJohn PrytzMaleska
Tue Nov 30, 197622APearly and gardenSamuel H. BarkanWeng
Thu Sep 12, 197444DPearly ___Mary HarrisWeng
Mon Aug 13, 197331DBarriersUnknownWeng
Wed Aug 16, 197242DPearly itemsUnknownWeng
Mon Aug 2, 197162AAccessesUnknownWeng
Thu Jul 29, 197147ARevolutionary generalUnknownWeng
Tue May 18, 197118DOpeningsUnknownWeng
Wed Sep 2, 197038ARevolutionary War generalUnknownWeng
Sun Mar 15, 1970113DPearly itemsFrank NosoffWeng
Tue Nov 25, 19699AEntries.UnknownWeng
Sun Nov 9, 1969100DRevolutionary generalJohn WilligWeng
Sat Oct 5, 196847DExits.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 10, 196835DEntrances.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 29, 196750ARevolutionary War general.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sun Nov 6, 196654DGeneral of 1776.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wed Oct 5, 196663APortals.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 30, 1965133AMiddle name of V. P. Dawes.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sat Nov 16, 196340APortals.Michael DubinFarrar
Mon Jan 8, 196251DPortals.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 7, 196128AMountain gaps.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 28, 196037APortals.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 29, 196055APortals.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 29, 195927DSaratoga commander.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 29, 195961APearly ___.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Tue Dec 24, 195728D"Lift your heads, O ye ___ . . . "UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 29, 19571APearly ___.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Nov 21, 19561AParts of canal locks.Madeline CorseFarrar
Sun May 20, 195699DMovable barriers.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Nov 6, 195569DHero of Saratoga campaign, 1777.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Tue May 3, 195548ARevolutionary Horatio.James R. OverholtFarrar
Sat May 8, 19545AMountain gaps.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Tue Mar 16, 195418DEntrances.Morton BraunFarrar
Sun Jan 3, 19546DWinner at Saratoga, 1777.Roberta MorseFarrar
Fri Jun 26, 195318AOne of Washington's generals.Maxwell D. GuntherFarrar
Tue Nov 18, 195246DMovable barriers.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 24, 195128DRevolutionary general, to whom Burgoyne surrendered, 1777.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 9, 195165AAmerican general, defeater of Burgoyne, 1777.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 23, 194848DWinner at Saratoga in 1777.Hilda E. AllenFarrar
Sun Dec 30, 194554DFormer Under-Secretary of the Navy.Harriot CookeFarrar
Sun Sep 23, 194532DUnder-Secretary of Navy.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Aug 19, 194565AAssistant Secretary of Navy.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sun Jul 4, 194373DHe defeated Burgoyne at Saratoga, 1777.J. C. DoesburgFarrar