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275 Results for HONE

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, September 12, 201716ASharpen, as a skillBruce Haight
Monday, January 16, 20172DSharpen, as skills (2)John Wrenholt
Thursday, November 3, 201639AImprove (6)Mel Rosen
Friday, May 8, 20156DGet an edge onIan Livengood
Wednesday, February 5, 201415APracticeTracy Gray
Thursday, January 16, 201457DSharpen (15)Elizabeth A. Long
Sunday, September 15, 201382APerfect (11)Joe DiPietro
Thursday, August 1, 201316ARefineTimothy Polin
Monday, May 27, 201323ASharpen (15)Doug Peterson
Tuesday, December 4, 201215ASharpen (15)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, September 30, 20128DPractice, as skills (2)Elayne Cantor and Victor Fleming
Sunday, January 29, 2012101AYou might rub a knife across itIan Livengood
Saturday, September 24, 201149DMake more efficientJeremy Horwitz
Friday, August 26, 201125DAid in gaining an edgeBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, October 13, 201018AFine-tune (7)Alan Arbesfeld
Monday, July 5, 201022DSharpen, as a knife (2)Jill Denny and Jeff Chen
Thursday, December 3, 200942AImprove (6)Matt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
Friday, October 23, 20094DOpposite of dullBarry C. Silk
Wednesday, September 16, 200949DSharpen (15)Maura B. Jacobson
Saturday, May 9, 20094DIt'll give you an edgeBrad Wilber
Tuesday, April 21, 200934APut an edge on (2)Ronald J. and Nancy J. Byron
Sunday, September 7, 200867DImprove (6)Randolph Ross
Monday, June 30, 200814ASharpen, as a knife (2)Lynn Lempel
Monday, April 28, 200869ASharpen, as skills (2)Gary Disch
Sunday, February 10, 200859AFine-tune (7)Bill Zais
Friday, September 21, 200736DPerfect (11)Paula Gamache
Saturday, August 25, 20072DImprove (6)Myles Callum
Monday, August 13, 200762DFine-tune (7)Andrew Ries
Friday, June 23, 200619AIt might help you make the cutBruce Venzke and Stella Daily
Tuesday, April 11, 200615AApply to a whetstoneLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Thursday, February 2, 200625AGive the edge to?Byron Walden
Saturday, April 23, 200545DPerfect (11)Patrick Berry
Sunday, April 10, 200577AWork on the edge?Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, September 26, 200421APerfect (11)Joe DiPietro
Tuesday, August 31, 200470AFine-tune (7)Nancy Kavanaugh
Saturday, August 28, 200445AIt'll give you the edgeDana Motley
Monday, January 19, 200459APractice, as skills (2)Zach Jesse
Sunday, September 21, 200374APut an edge on (2)Randolph Ross
Sunday, June 8, 200380DPerfect (11)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, May 20, 200344DSharpen (15)Peter Abide
Friday, February 28, 200353AGive an edgeManny Nosowsky
Tuesday, August 27, 200215AUse a whetstone onDenise M. Neuendorf
Wednesday, July 24, 200227DGive an edge to (2)Eric Berlin
Monday, July 1, 200237DSharpen (15)Allan E. Parrish
Monday, June 17, 200215ASharpen (15)Janice M. Putney
Saturday, September 1, 200116AImprove (6)Dana Motley
Thursday, August 16, 200111DPerfect (11)Joe DiPietro
Monday, August 6, 200163ASharpen (15)Bernice Gordon
Thursday, February 15, 200141APerfect (11)David Ainslie Macleod
Wednesday, November 29, 200025DEdgePeter Gordon
Tuesday, July 25, 200014AImprove, as one's skillsPatrick Jordan
Monday, June 12, 200059DSharpen (15)Andrea C. Michaels
Monday, March 6, 20002DSharpen, as on a whetstoneGregory E. Paul
Thursday, December 16, 199921AFine-tune (7)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Thursday, November 18, 199918AFine-tune (7)Alan Arbesfeld
Monday, September 6, 199915ASharpen (15)Manny Nosowsky
Wednesday, June 9, 199950DSharpen (15)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, March 6, 199916AImprove, in a wayFred Piscop
Tuesday, February 2, 199928DSharpen (15)Norma Steinberg
Sunday, November 15, 199817DGrind, maybeRobert H. Wolfe
Saturday, October 17, 199863APerfect (11)Bryant White
Thursday, May 28, 199815AGive an edge to (2)Patrick Jordan
Monday, May 11, 199854DSharpen (15)Gregory E. Paul
Thursday, September 18, 199735DSharpen (15)Cathy Millhauser
Sunday, September 14, 199755APerfect (11)Frank Longo
Wednesday, September 3, 199737AWhetHugh Davis
Monday, August 4, 199714ASharpen, as a razorGregory E. Paul
Friday, August 30, 199643APerfect (11)A. J. Santora
Monday, July 29, 199665AWhetstoneF. Piscop
Sunday, July 28, 199624DFine-tune (7)N. S. Wizer
Thursday, November 9, 199555DImprove (6)Bob Sefick
Thursday, March 23, 199516ASharpen (15)Wayne Robert Williams
Thursday, July 28, 199428APerfect (11)Bryant White
Thursday, March 10, 199411DGrind, in awayLois Sidway
Sunday, February 27, 199462DPractice, so to speakBette Sue Cohen
Sunday, January 30, 199427AOilstoneAlex K. Justin
Thursday, January 6, 199440AUse a whetstoneArthur W. Palmer
Sunday, December 5, 199376AUse of oilstoneManny Nosowsky

197 results for HONE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Monday, November 8, 199313DWhetstoneDorothea E. ShippTaub
Monday, November 1, 199330ASharpenBetty JorgensenTaub
Sunday, March 7, 199386DUse a whetstoneBetty JorgensenMaleska
Friday, November 20, 19925DUse an oilstoneJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Tuesday, July 7, 199261DStrop a razorAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, May 24, 199229DSharpenBernice GordonMaleska
Saturday, March 7, 19924DWhetstoneI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Tuesday, January 14, 199248DWhetArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Sunday, January 12, 199275ASharpenBarbara SpringerMaleska
Thursday, July 18, 199149DSharpenRobert KatzMaleska
Wednesday, April 17, 199114AWhetstoneJames L. BeattyMaleska
Wednesday, March 27, 199140DSharpenJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, February 12, 199155DSharpenReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Monday, January 7, 199142APut an edge onPeter SwiftMaleska
Wednesday, September 5, 199016ASharpenBetty HinmanMaleska
Sunday, August 5, 199022APut an edge onBert H. KruseMaleska
Tuesday, May 15, 199014ASharpenWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Tuesday, March 20, 199014ASharpenLois SidwayMaleska
Monday, September 11, 198921DSharpenAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tuesday, August 8, 198941DSharpenLois SidwayMaleska
Wednesday, July 5, 198914ASharpenChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Wednesday, May 3, 198924ASharpenKenneth WitteMaleska
Monday, April 3, 198963ASharpenSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, February 21, 198917ASharpenJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Monday, January 2, 198916ASharpenAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wednesday, December 28, 198857DWhetstoneDon GroatMaleska
Thursday, July 14, 198841AWhetstoneEli WesoffMaleska
Tuesday, May 3, 198853DSharpenSam Bellotto, Jr.Maleska
Saturday, October 10, 198716AWhetJesse RoarkeMaleska
Friday, August 7, 198735DSharpenMark DiehlMaleska
Thursday, June 18, 198750DSharpenKenneth WitteMaleska
Tuesday, May 5, 198748ASharpenVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Monday, October 6, 198611DPut an edge onJames R. BurnsMaleska
Saturday, September 6, 198657DWhetJesse RoarkeMaleska
Saturday, July 12, 198616ASharpenLauferMaleska
Thursday, January 2, 198642ASharpenGayle DeanMaleska
Saturday, March 2, 198523ACutler's needLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Friday, July 27, 198449DWhetNorma SteinbergMaleska
Saturday, July 14, 19842DWhetPeter G. SnowMaleska
Monday, April 30, 198416ASharpenJanis HellerMaleska
Tuesday, February 14, 198418ASharpenJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Saturday, November 12, 198334DDo a cutler's jobHassingerMaleska
Sunday, November 6, 198366AFix the carverBert H. KruseMaleska
Friday, June 17, 19835DGive an edge toBrownMaleska
Friday, December 31, 198252DSharpenCometaMaleska
Thursday, November 4, 198239ASharpenNancy McCarthyMaleska
Monday, November 1, 198251DUse a whetstoneJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Thursday, April 29, 198215AUse a stropTeresa ForestallMaleska
Wednesday, December 30, 198133DSharpenNancy McCarthyMaleska
Sunday, December 13, 19811AWhetJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Friday, July 17, 198115AWhetCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Monday, July 6, 198154DWhetstoneJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tuesday, April 14, 198156DSharpenChristy RidleyMaleska
Monday, February 2, 198148DUse a whetstoneC. J. AngioMaleska
Monday, January 12, 198120DSharpenEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Saturday, April 19, 198022AStropI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sunday, April 6, 1980117DStropFrances HansenMaleska
Thursday, July 12, 197961ASharpenGurnerMaleska
Monday, February 26, 197946DUse a stropMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Friday, July 14, 197816AWhetBert BeamanMaleska
Monday, May 15, 197818AStropFrank GearyMaleska
Monday, May 8, 197826DSharpenJean J. DavisonMaleska
Sunday, April 16, 197853DFine oilstoneJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, March 26, 197834DSharpenA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, March 14, 197812DSharpenHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Friday, January 6, 197827DSharpenAdelyn LewisMaleska
Monday, November 14, 19777DSharpenRickertMaleska
Sunday, October 9, 1977125AUse a stropElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Saturday, October 8, 197729DPut an edge onJack LuzzattoMaleska
Thursday, August 25, 197712DSharpenEli WesoffMaleska
Monday, June 6, 197722ASharpenDorothy CannanMaleska
Thursday, May 5, 197726DWhetDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Monday, April 11, 197717AFine oilstoneHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Sunday, September 5, 197674DSharpenCornelia WarrinerWeng
Monday, June 7, 197636DSharpenHerb L. RisteenWeng
Thursday, May 13, 197634ASharpenExmanWeng
Thursday, April 15, 19764DSharpenAlfio MicciWeng
Sunday, December 28, 1975133DSharpenFrances HansenWeng
Tuesday, December 2, 197514ASharpenSteeleWeng
Saturday, November 8, 19752DOilstoneHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Sunday, November 2, 1975113DPut an edge onGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Monday, June 9, 197534ASharpenAndrew LeskoWeng
Wednesday, May 14, 197551DSharpenJean J. DavisonWeng
Sunday, March 30, 197597DUse a stropEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sunday, February 2, 197555ASharpenRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Tuesday, January 21, 197558DSharpenDeWitt AndersonWeng
Tuesday, January 14, 197539DSharpenTom MixonWeng
Sunday, December 1, 197451DMake sharperGeorge MadridWeng
Sunday, December 9, 197392DSharpenKeith BlakeWeng
Sunday, October 14, 197333DWhetJay SpryWeng
Friday, August 31, 197316ASmoothUnknownWeng
Tuesday, January 30, 197348AWhetstoneUnknownWeng
Friday, December 8, 197251DSharpenUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 23, 197292ASharpenArthur BennettWeng
Saturday, January 22, 19722DWhetUnknownWeng
Thursday, January 6, 197223DWhetstoneJoli Quentin KansilWeng
Tuesday, January 4, 197219ASharpenUnknownWeng
Wednesday, March 17, 197153DSharpenUnknownWeng
Thursday, January 28, 197114ASharpenUnknownWeng
Saturday, November 28, 19707DSharpenUnknownWeng
Monday, November 23, 197054DSharpenUnknownWeng
Friday, September 18, 197064ASharpenUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 31, 19708DSharpenJean ReedWeng
Wednesday, February 25, 19702DSharpenUnknownWeng
Wednesday, October 22, 196914ASharpen.UnknownWeng
Monday, September 29, 196956DSharpen.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, September 17, 196938DSharpen.UnknownWeng
Sunday, July 13, 196961DWhetstoneCornelia WarrinerWeng
Tuesday, May 13, 196937ASharpen.UnknownWeng
Saturday, February 22, 196916ASharpen.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, July 31, 196863DSharpen.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 26, 1968142DSharpen.Will WengFarrar
Saturday, April 27, 196851DWhetstone.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 2, 196743AWhetstone.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 20, 196757ASharpen.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Tuesday, July 18, 196762AWhetstone.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, June 18, 196793DAbrasive tool.William LutwiniakFarrar
Thursday, April 20, 196727DWhetstone.Mary Owen CameronFarrar
Thursday, March 23, 196758DSharpen.Jean ReedFarrar
Tuesday, March 14, 196728DWhetstone.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Sunday, March 5, 19678DWhet.George LaczkoFarrar
Monday, February 20, 196721DSharpener.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Thursday, October 13, 196666ASharpen.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thursday, November 25, 196569AOilstone.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 17, 196538DSharpen.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 5, 19657DWhetstone.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 14, 196514ASharpen.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 13, 196562ASharpen.Christine ValenceFarrar
Tuesday, June 1, 19652DSharpen.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 23, 196457DStrop.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 18, 196437DWhetstone.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 19, 196419DWhetstone.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 19, 196429ASharpen.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, April 12, 1964114DSharpen.Mary GrowFarrar
Tuesday, January 28, 196428AWhet.Helen H. KamerlingFarrar
Friday, September 27, 196330DSharpen.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 22, 196319AYearn: Dial.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 20, 196312DSharpen.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 8, 196355DSharpen.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 4, 196347DSharpen.S. A. KayFarrar
Wednesday, November 28, 196246DSharpen.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 14, 196214AWhetstone.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 26, 196252DSharpen.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sunday, July 1, 196214DPut an edge on.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, May 12, 196223ASharpen.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, January 21, 196241ASharpen.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Friday, September 8, 196156DWhetstone.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 14, 196159ASharpen.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 20, 19612DSharpen.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 18, 196158DSharpen.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 24, 196053DSharpen.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 13, 196045DOilstone.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Thursday, March 3, 196024AWhetstone.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 7, 196015AWhet.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 30, 195916AWhetstone.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 30, 195970ASharpen.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 28, 195915AStrop.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 3, 195946AStone of fine grit.George W. FrankFarrar
Friday, February 6, 195916AWhetstone.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, November 23, 195840ASharpen.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Friday, July 11, 195859ASharpen.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, May 27, 195831ASharpen.S. A. KayFarrar
Thursday, April 3, 19582DSharpen.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tuesday, February 11, 195823AFine oilstone.S. A. KayFarrar
Friday, December 13, 195724ASharpen.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 11, 195736DSharpen.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 3, 195759DSharpen.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, July 14, 195774DWhetstone.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Wednesday, January 23, 195758DSharpen.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thursday, August 9, 195655DUse a strop.Rosa JosephsFarrar
Saturday, June 30, 195611DSharpen.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Thursday, February 9, 195619ASharpen.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tuesday, December 20, 195512DSharpen.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 7, 195547DWhetstone.Martha BrownleeFarrar
Monday, August 8, 195526DSharpen.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 14, 195533DSharpen.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 18, 195513ABarber's adjunct.Helen BernardFarrar
Friday, October 29, 195451DBarber's stone.S. A. KayFarrar
Tuesday, August 31, 195455DSharpen.R. E. LawlorFarrar
Monday, July 19, 195415AMake sharp.S. A. KayFarrar
Tuesday, July 13, 195432AWhetstone.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 20, 195454AWhet.Albert BlumFarrar
Thursday, January 14, 195411DSharpen.Louise RabbFarrar
Tuesday, June 9, 195363AOilstone.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tuesday, May 12, 195316ASharpen.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 2, 195344DSharpen.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wednesday, September 17, 195248AWhetstone for razors.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 5, 195219ASharpen.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 23, 195129ASharpen on a whetstone.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 13, 195134DSharpen.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 12, 19509AStone for setting razors.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, October 10, 1948145AOilstone.Louise RabbFarrar
Sunday, June 15, 194734AFine-grained stone.Louise RabbFarrar
Sunday, February 10, 194676DWhetstone.C. L. CrossFarrar
Sunday, June 4, 1944109ASharpen.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, October 31, 194338AFine whetstone.James E. KisnerFarrar
Sunday, May 9, 1943132DSharpen.P. Joseph LamannaFarrar

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