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21 results for HOCUS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
22D___-pocus (2)Kevin Christian
29DStart of a spelling?Daniel A. Finan
99D___-pocus (2)Caleb Madison
6DStart of a conjurer's phraseG. R. Ferguson

17 results for HOCUS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
26D___-pocusEileen LexauMaleska
29D___-pocusJean J. DavisonMaleska
1ACheatPeter SwiftMaleska
14DDupeEdward J. MarcheseMaleska
50ADeceiveNancy A. WoodMaleska
24DDeceiveWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
15ADeceiveI. Judah KoolykMaleska
47D___-pocusHerb L. RisteenMaleska
7ADeceive or drugDorothea E. ShippMaleska
25ADeceiveRemleyWeng
105DCheatThreba JohnsonWeng
49DMagician's word.Leonard SussmanFarrar
86DTrick.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
98ACheat.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
25DPlay a trick on.Bernice GordonFarrar
72DFlimflam.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
15DSwindle.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar