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253 results for HOLE

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

Thu Oct 10, 201919DMetaphor for indebtednessTracy Gray
Mon Dec 24, 201816AShovel's creationBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Dec 23, 201825DEvidence left by a mothDavid Alfred Bywaters
Sun Dec 24, 201717ADrain openingMary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Mon Nov 27, 201755DOzone layer problemKevin Christian
Thu Aug 10, 201750DDarn it! (2)John E. Bennett and Jeff Chen
Mon Jul 3, 201749DProblem with a sockRandall J. Hartman
Mon Apr 24, 20176DWoodchuck's escape routeGary Cee
Sun Nov 13, 201685ALogical flawJoel Fagliano
Tue Oct 11, 201627DGolfer's target (2)Samuel A. Donaldson and Doug Peterson
Mon Sep 12, 20163DOzone problemVictor Fleming and Andrea Carla Michaels
Tue May 24, 201616ADoughnut featureJonathan Gersch
Mon May 23, 20165AGolf targetOri Brian
Mon May 11, 201553DOne of 18 on a golf course (3)Joe DiPietro
Sun Apr 5, 201561ADeficit, informallyTom McCoy
Wed Jun 11, 201447APart of a roundIan Livengood
Sat Feb 8, 201426ARunning back's targetDoug Peterson and Brad Wilber
Wed Aug 7, 201327DTunnel, e.g. (2)Erik Wennstrom
Mon Nov 26, 201246AOne of 18 on a golf course (3)Ed Sessa
Tue Jan 24, 201227DDarned thingAlex Boisvert
Tue Apr 19, 201135DPlace for an ace (2)Randall J. Hartman
Mon Feb 21, 201153DPuncture (2)Ed Sessa
Thu Feb 11, 201063ACourse componentPeter A. Collins
Sun Jun 28, 200986DArgument weaknessBarry C. Silk
Mon Sep 29, 200816AOne of 18 on a golf course (3)Sharon Delorme
Mon Feb 25, 200871AGolfer's target (2)Randall J. Hartman
Thu Jan 4, 200714APuncture (2)Alan Olschwang
Sun Nov 26, 200698DBoring resultManny Nosowsky
Sun Feb 26, 200618ADarn it (2)Randolph Ross
Thu Aug 25, 200566AFinancial predicament (2)Manny Nosowsky
Tue May 10, 200524DPocket problem (2)Nancy Salomon
Thu May 20, 200429ANegative spaceGreg Staples
Wed Mar 3, 200448DDoughnut's centerMark Diehl
Tue Oct 7, 200323AGolf unitSteve Jones
Wed Apr 16, 200315APlace for a numbered flagElizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Feb 25, 200320APail problemNancy Salomon
Tue Dec 25, 20017DAce place?Peter Gordon
Thu Nov 22, 200140APlace for an ace (2)Richard Silvestri
Sun Oct 28, 200136DCourse divisionMichael Ashley
Tue May 1, 200132AFinancial predicament (2)Stanley Newman
Sun Mar 4, 200153DDriver's destination?Cathy Millhauser
Wed Jan 24, 200124ALinks unitDavid Ainslie Macleod
Thu Nov 23, 200011DGreen featureLouis Hildebrand
Fri Jul 14, 200051DCan you dig it?Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Jun 25, 2000116DBurrowCathy Millhauser
Fri May 19, 200060DSpaceMartin Ashwood-Smith
Sun May 14, 200022AEyeletBill Zais and Nancy Salomon
Thu Apr 6, 200065AMender's target (2)Manny Nosowsky
Wed Feb 2, 200055DPocket problem (2)Richard Chisholm
Wed Nov 3, 199914AGreen target (2)Greg Staples
Tue Jan 12, 199959DLinks targetNancy Salomon
Sat Dec 26, 199810DFlag locationA. J. Santora
Sat Aug 8, 199819AApertureTrip Payne
Wed May 27, 19981AProblem in the defense linesMark Elliot Skolsky
Tue Apr 21, 19982D19th ___ (golf clubhouse)Fred Piscop
Mon Sep 22, 199714ADoughnut's middleGregory E. Paul
Sun Jun 29, 199765DBind, so to speakDavid J. Kahn
Mon Jun 2, 199740DTunnelGregory E. Paul
Mon May 26, 199758AMending siteEileen Lexau
Wed Apr 16, 199732DReason for darningBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Jan 8, 199753DSwimming ___J. D. Leavy
Tue Dec 26, 19957DGolfer's objectJonathan Schmatzbach
Tue Aug 8, 199542DMender's target (2)Gregory E. Paul
Mon Apr 10, 199518DBagel's middleSidney L. Robbins
Wed Feb 8, 199566ATunnel, e.g. (2)Cathy Millhauser
Thu Feb 2, 19956DPitBob and Sharon Klahn
Mon Jan 31, 199453DGreen target (2)Janet R. Bender
Sun Jan 30, 1994125DPatch siteAlex K. Justin

3 results for HOLE from Variety puzzles.

Nov 17, 2019cryptic11AStated entire problem with a sock (4)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
Nov 24, 2013diagramless48DYou can dig itPaula Gamache
Jan 18, 2004panda10DGolfers like well-tended greens a ___ lotMel Taub

182 results for HOLE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Thu Oct 7, 199316AGreen cupNancy A. CorbettTaub
Sat Mar 20, 19931DSpiracle, e.g.William S. McIlrathMaleska
Fri Jan 15, 199315AOrificeEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Nov 14, 199268AOrificeJames L. BeattyMaleska
Wed Aug 26, 199224ACynosure on a greenEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Sep 3, 199152DGapLouis SabinMaleska
Sun Aug 18, 1991107DWhat a dibble makesJeanne WilsonMaleska
Thu Jan 24, 199117DOrificeBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sat Oct 6, 199061DYou may dig thisDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sat Sep 8, 199049DPunctureJack LechnerMaleska
Tue Jul 3, 199057AStrange targetArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Tue Nov 21, 198954DYou may dig thisAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sun Oct 22, 198942AGreen cupPhyllis FehringerMaleska
Wed Jul 26, 198914ASwiss-cheese featureLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Fri May 5, 198960DFaultArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Fri Mar 31, 198927DYou may dig thisKathryn RighterMaleska
Mon Feb 20, 198946DPerforationNorma SteinbergMaleska
Mon Dec 19, 198816AAbyssJane S. FlowerreeMaleska
Wed Jun 22, 198849DApertureKenneth WitteMaleska
Fri Apr 22, 198858DPutter's goalJim PageMaleska
Sun Apr 3, 1988122AConcavityJune A. BoggsMaleska
Mon Oct 5, 198752DApertureAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sun Jul 26, 198721AYou may dig thisCharles M. DeberMaleska
Tue May 26, 198715ALink partBernice GordonMaleska
Sun May 24, 1987116AScupper, e.g.S. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Thu Mar 5, 198745DTarget on the greenWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Fri Jun 6, 198651AMan or pot followerGloria EvansMaleska
Sun May 18, 1986109DKey followerRobert KatzMaleska
Sun Mar 9, 198697DCavityJoy L. WoukMaleska
Mon Nov 4, 198514ACavityAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tue Jul 16, 198510AApertureEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Thu Jun 27, 198553DTarget for Tom KiteKathryn RighterMaleska
Sun Jan 6, 198510ATarget for TrevinoStanley GlassMaleska
Wed Dec 12, 198455A“A ___ in the Head,” 1959 F.S. filmJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Fri Jan 6, 198455DLairEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Dec 28, 198363ASwiss-cheese featureDaubertMaleska
Mon Nov 21, 198350DExcavationMarie WestMaleska
Sat Jul 23, 19832DPart of a stud-poker handPeter G. SnowMaleska
Sat Jan 15, 198314AGolfer's targetRobert KatzMaleska
Mon Dec 6, 198210DApertureWhittenMaleska
Sat Jun 26, 198216ATorus featureWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Feb 22, 198223ATarget on a greenSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tue Dec 15, 19812DPitSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri Oct 23, 198163ADarn this thingRabinowitzMaleska
Thu Jul 16, 198126DFollower of key or potJohn GreenmanMaleska
Fri Jan 30, 198169AKind of cardJean J. DavisonMaleska
Tue Jan 13, 198116ADoral targetMark KrusemeyerMaleska
Mon Dec 15, 198059ADogleg. e.g.David GalefMaleska
Sat Oct 11, 198017ALinks unitWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Aug 10, 1980126DWhat a dibble makesMarjorie PedersenMaleska
Tue Jun 10, 198019APlace for an aceBernice GordonMaleska
Tue Jun 3, 198023ALinks unitWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Apr 30, 198011DDoughnut propertyJohn ChervokasMaleska
Sun Jan 20, 19801DBurrowAlfio MicciMaleska
Sat Dec 8, 197947ALinks unitWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Oct 15, 197946APitN. M. MeyerMaleska
Fri Oct 12, 197934DApertureJordan S. LasherMaleska
Tue Sep 25, 197913APitHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Mon Feb 19, 197916AFollower of pigeon or foxSamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
Wed Feb 14, 197935D___-in-oneJean J. DavisonMaleska
Tue Dec 19, 197858DDarner's targetRussellMaleska
Thu Jan 5, 197859DWhat a dibble makesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tue Sep 13, 197723ASecond opening in a sockMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Sun Sep 11, 19772DGolf course unitAlfio MicciMaleska
Mon Aug 29, 19772DDoughnut featureDavid A. ScullyMaleska
Sat Jul 30, 197746DApertureJordan S. LasherMaleska
Tue Mar 22, 197758DDogleg, e.g.Harriet Gilson RosenbergMaleska
Sat Dec 18, 197631APerforationThomas W. SchierWeng
Thu Jun 10, 197647DDoughnut partMartha J. DeWittWeng
Mon May 24, 19762D___-in-oneElizabeth M. QuackenbushWeng
Wed Feb 25, 197660AGolfer's targetReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Mon Jan 5, 197650DDifficultyHerb L. RisteenWeng
Tue Dec 16, 197540ASwimming or ratJack PhilbrickWeng
Wed Sep 24, 197511DSee 42 AcrossWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Thu Jul 10, 197554AHell or potEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Wed Apr 2, 19751A___ up (hide)James A. BrusselWeng
Mon Mar 10, 197554DLoop or peepDorothy N. DavisWeng
Mon Feb 24, 197545DLoop or golfCecil McCormickWeng
Mon Dec 2, 197416ADefectHerb L. RisteenWeng
Fri Nov 29, 197454DKind of stud-poker cardSophie FiermanWeng
Fri Oct 25, 197448DGolfer’s targetHugh McElroyWeng
Sat Sep 21, 197444ALinks featureLeonard SussmanWeng
Wed Jul 31, 197413APutt's objectiveWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Wed May 8, 197415ACalcutta's was blackSara V. TuckermanWeng
Wed Mar 27, 19741APredicamentSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Mon Feb 4, 197416AKind of stud cardDorothea E. ShippWeng
Fri Oct 12, 197319D___ in oneUnknownWeng
Fri Apr 27, 197334AButton's placeUnknownWeng
Fri Apr 13, 197358DPlace for an aceUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 13, 19732DPredicamentUnknownWeng
Fri Feb 2, 197333DPredicamentUnknownWeng
Tue Jul 25, 197255DTough spotUnknownWeng
Mon Jun 19, 197211DOle swimmin' ___Guido ScaratoWeng
Fri May 19, 197212DOne of an outdoor 18UnknownWeng
Mon Dec 27, 197116ACavityUnknownWeng
Fri Feb 19, 197141A___ in oneUnknownWeng
Thu Feb 18, 197159AFlawUnknownWeng
Tue Feb 2, 197116AGolfing unitUnknownWeng
Mon Sep 28, 197044D___ in oneUnknownWeng
Mon Jun 22, 197016ABurrowUnknownWeng
Tue May 5, 197057DIt's on the greenUnknownWeng
Fri Apr 3, 197049DDike dangerUnknownWeng
Mon Nov 3, 196945A___-in-one.UnknownWeng
Sat Oct 11, 196914APerforation.UnknownWeng
Thu May 8, 196928DPredicament.UnknownWeng
Thu Mar 20, 196917AAwkward spot.UnknownWeng
Tue Jan 14, 196956DCalcutta had one.UnknownWeng
Mon Jul 29, 196857DLinks part.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 18, 196833DRabbit's home.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 17, 1968132DDogleg.Anne FoxFarrar
Thu Mar 14, 196854DFlaw.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 25, 196738AFix of a kind.Eileen LexauFarrar
Mon Aug 21, 196756DOpening.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Sun Mar 26, 196789DBagel feature.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thu Dec 29, 19662DCove, in place names.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 16, 196691AStreet hazard.Sidney LambertFarrar
Mon Sep 5, 196612D___ card.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 4, 196666AOne of 18.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 4, 196647ASwimming ___.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sat Apr 30, 196636DSmall bay, as in place names.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 29, 196548DDefect.UnknownFarrar
Tue Feb 23, 19656DGolf unit.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 7, 1965129DOne of eighteen.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
Fri Oct 9, 196429DPutt's destination.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 24, 196430DGolf target.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 21, 196461DThe nineteenth, for one.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 16, 196463AIn golf, a dogleg.Michael DubinFarrar
Wed Apr 17, 196316ABurrow.UnknownFarrar
Tue Feb 12, 196339AEyelet.Diana SessionsFarrar
Mon Dec 31, 196242ACove, often used in place names.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sat Dec 1, 196214DPart of a golf course.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 2, 196229DBurrow.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Nov 14, 19612DLinks place.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 10, 19612DGolf term.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 1, 196114ADefect, as in an argument.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 31, 196116APutting-green feature.UnknownFarrar
Tue Feb 7, 196153DPredicament: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 15, 196015APart of a golf course.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 5, 19602DTee, fairway, green, etc.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 11, 196075ABurrow.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wed Jun 22, 196058AFix: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 11, 196031AAnimal's burrow.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 3, 196021DPredicament: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 5, 196050AGolf target.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 3, 196057ABurrow.Sidney LambertFarrar
Fri Dec 11, 19597DBurrow.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 13, 195961ASmall bay, as in place names.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Sat Apr 18, 195929APit.J. F. KellyFarrar
Mon Jan 5, 19596APredicament: Colloq.Ann GerlachFarrar
Tue Apr 1, 195816APredicament: Colloq.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sat Feb 22, 195837DBurrow.S. A. KayFarrar
Sat Sep 7, 195721DBurrow.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 25, 19571AGopher's habitation.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Mar 17, 195791ADen.Marcia GladstoneFarrar
Mon Dec 24, 195634ATee, fairway, green, etc.Helen FasuloFarrar
Thu Nov 29, 195613DGolf target.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Oct 2, 195657ACup.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 21, 19562DPart of a doughnut.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 4, 19561APredicament: Colloq.Madeline CorseFarrar
Sun Oct 30, 195547ASink a putt.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wed Mar 16, 195518DSwimming place.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Fri Feb 18, 195515ACup.Helen BernardFarrar
Thu Jan 27, 195553DSink a putt.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Jan 2, 19552DDefect, as in an argument.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Mon Dec 27, 195452AAnimal's burrow.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 1, 195466APredicament: Colloq.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Sep 22, 195424ATee, fairway, bunker, green.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon Sep 13, 195425DDog-leg on the links.Elsie BishopFarrar
Mon Jul 26, 195427DPart of a golf course.Ruth OliverFarrar
Tue Jul 6, 19542DSwimming place.Roberta MorseFarrar
Fri May 14, 195414APart of a golf course.Edward EarlyFarrar
Thu Mar 4, 195456DFrom tee to green.Bernice GordonFarrar
Thu Jul 16, 195315ATee, fairway, green, etc.Harriette MoskowitzFarrar
Wed Feb 18, 195362ADeep still place in a stream, for swimming.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thu Nov 6, 195232DPart of a golf course.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 4, 195142DPart of a golf course.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 8, 195149DBurrow.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 28, 195143APart of a doughnut.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 21, 195137DPart of a golf course.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Aug 6, 19509DReynard's den.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Aug 28, 194963APit.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun May 17, 1942109DFox ___.Louis JenkinsFarrar