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169 results for HOST

55 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Mar 3, 201739AWhole bunchPatrick Berry
Tue Nov 8, 20161DDeer, to a tickMichael J. Doran
Fri Aug 26, 201631DParty personAndrew Kingsley
Tue Mar 1, 20165DChris Rock, for the 2016 OscarsFreddie Cheng
Mon Jan 18, 201665ARio de Janeiro, for the 2016 OlympicsKathy Wienberg
Tue Jun 2, 201521DCoveted late-night gigBruce Haight
Thu Oct 2, 201412DHave over, sayDavid Woolf
Tue Aug 5, 20145AEmcee (4)Lynn Lempel
Sun Aug 3, 201434DHave overIan Livengood
Thu Apr 17, 201411DHuman in "Alien," e.g.Mary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Wed Jan 22, 201435DRio vis-à-vis the 2016 OlympicsJared Banta
Tue May 7, 201315AInvitation senderJeff Chen
Wed Feb 20, 201326ALegion (3)John Farmer
Thu Nov 22, 20126DOne having an affairJoel Fagliano
Sat Sep 8, 201252DMyriadByron Walden
Sun May 27, 201214APerson running the showByron Walden
Thu Feb 9, 201261ALegion (3)Kevin G. Der
Mon Dec 26, 201128DParty thrower (5)Gary Cee
Fri Sep 23, 201123DMultitude (3)Mike Nothnagel
Mon Apr 26, 201026DParty giver (4)Lynn Lempel
Mon Oct 26, 200941AParty giver (4)Mike Nothnagel
Fri Aug 21, 200923AVirus's needPatrick Berry
Wed Jun 3, 200924DParasite's home (2)Samuel A. Donaldson
Mon Jun 1, 200953ADesk job at 58 & 59-Across?John Farmer
Tue Nov 11, 200839ACentral computer (3)Nancy Salomon and Larry Shearer
Wed Mar 19, 20084AParasite's needGary Whitehead
Thu Nov 22, 200748ASlewOliver Hill
Mon Mar 12, 20077DParty thrower (5)Kevin Der
Mon Aug 28, 200623AEmcee (4)Stanley Newman
Sun Dec 25, 20055DMultitude (3)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Tue Aug 2, 200519AEmcee (4)Nancy Kavanaugh
Sun Oct 24, 200469AMultitude (3)Patrick Berry
Wed Oct 6, 200439AParasite supporterAdam Cohen
Mon Mar 29, 200440AParty giver (4)Barry Silk
Mon Dec 22, 200313DParty-giver (4)Joy C. Frank
Wed Apr 30, 20031ALeno, notablyJerry E. Rosman
Tue Jun 19, 20016DParasite's placeTyler Hinman
Thu Feb 8, 200113DCentral computer (3)Manny Nosowsky
Tue Oct 17, 200064AParty thrower (5)Peter Gordon
Sun Aug 27, 200057DA party to a party?Dana Motley
Wed Nov 3, 199966APerson with a mikeGreg Staples
Tue Oct 12, 199961DVirus's targetEd Early
Tue Sep 7, 199943AParasite's home (2)David Ainslie Macleod
Mon Aug 24, 199844AAlex Trebek, e.g.Alan Jay Weiss
Tue Jun 23, 199828DWelcomerRich Norris
Mon Jul 21, 199738DParty thrower (5)Gregory E. Paul
Sun Mar 9, 1997133DGraft recipientJune Boggs
Thu Jan 30, 199750DThrongD. Motley
Sat Nov 2, 199669ALegion (3)J. DiPietro
Sun May 19, 199691DCentral computer (3)C.M. Deber
Mon Apr 15, 199662DParty thrower (5)S. L. Robbins
Wed Oct 18, 199571AParty V.I.P.Nancy S. Ross
Mon Mar 20, 199569AJay Leno, e.g.Sidney L. Robbins
Sun May 8, 199480DParty fellowRalph G. Beaman
Tue Mar 1, 199448DEmcee (4)D.J. Listort

4 results for HOST from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Nov 5, 2017panda23AW_ _ ha_ gues_sSam Ezersky
Oct 2, 2011cryptic22DArmy master of ceremonies (4)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
Jan 4, 2004diagramless47AParasite's supporterFred Piscop
Apr 27, 2003diagramless31AGuest greeterFrank Longo

110 results for HOST from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Jun 10, 199310DTrebek or SajakWilliam CanineMaleska
Wed Jul 15, 199231DBonifaceEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon Apr 6, 19926AArmyArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Mon Dec 2, 199113DArmyAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wed Nov 20, 19911AGreat numberWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Thu Jul 4, 199111DArsenio Hall is oneBernice GordonMaleska
Sun May 19, 1991103DBonifaceRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Mon Apr 29, 19911AVery large numberMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Thu Dec 20, 199054AArmyRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Wed Feb 21, 19909AMultitudeJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wed Oct 4, 198944AInnkeeperJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thu Aug 3, 19891ACarson or LettermanChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Mon Apr 3, 198929DFather of the bride, oftenSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri Sep 2, 198825DMultitudeGloria EvansMaleska
Sun Jul 26, 198711DArmyCharles M. DeberMaleska
Mon Aug 18, 198621D"A ___, of golden daffodils": WordsworthEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sun Mar 2, 19867ACarson or GriffinBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Mon Feb 3, 19866DInnkeeperJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tue Nov 26, 198524DEmceeChristy RidleyMaleska
Tue Oct 1, 198557DArmyJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Sun Sep 2, 198433AOne of a symbiotic pairWarren W. ReichMaleska
Wed Apr 4, 19841AEntertainerJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tue Mar 6, 198457DCarson, e.g.John M. SamsonMaleska
Fri May 20, 198365AArmyPeter SwiftMaleska
Sat Apr 2, 198319DMultitudeRobert KatzMaleska
Sun Feb 27, 198376AArmyCarol DuttingMaleska
Fri Feb 25, 19831ACarson roleWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Oct 28, 198210A"A ___, of golden daffodils"Eli WesoffMaleska
Wed Dec 16, 198171AArmyBert H. KruseMaleska
Sat Nov 14, 198137AConsecrated breadEli WesoffMaleska
Wed Jun 17, 198135DInnkeeperRabinowitzMaleska
Sun Jun 7, 198166AArmyE.T.M.Maleska
Fri Mar 27, 198110ARole for a grand seigneurRobert KatzMaleska
Wed Mar 25, 198146ATV emceeBernice GordonMaleska
Thu Sep 4, 198012DLarge numberJim ModneyMaleska
Wed Dec 27, 197811DInnkeeperHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Dec 13, 19781DBonifaceC. J. AngioMaleska
Wed Sep 28, 197711DMultitudeJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Fri Jul 15, 197713DThrongBert BeamanMaleska
Sat Apr 16, 19776DTalk-show personSamuel H. BarkanMaleska
Sun Oct 31, 197618DThrongThreba JohnsonWeng
Tue Oct 5, 197636ALandlordReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Thu Aug 12, 197612DHome teamMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Mon May 3, 197644ATV emceeMaurice J. TeitelbaumWeng
Wed Mar 3, 197641AMultitudeAllan BlackmanWeng
Mon Jun 16, 197557DEntertainerH. M. KennedyWeng
Fri Jun 13, 19751DDinner giverLita M. ElversWeng
Fri May 2, 197534AMultitudeDeWitt AndersonWeng
Sat Nov 16, 19749DParty giverElaine D. SchorrWeng
Fri Jul 5, 197430A" . . . a ___ of golden daffodils"Jordan S. LasherWeng
Mon Feb 25, 19741AMultitudeWilliam E. HeinemannWeng
Tue Jul 24, 197357DEmceeUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 15, 19726AMultitudeDavid A. MurrayWeng
Sun Feb 27, 197267AMultitudeWard W. SmithWeng
Wed Feb 23, 19721AInnkeeperUnknownWeng
Tue Jan 25, 197213DLarge numberUnknownWeng
Thu Oct 21, 197113DEntertainerUnknownWeng
Mon Nov 23, 197041ACheck-payerUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 12, 197057DArmyJennie LemmoWeng
Thu Nov 20, 196910AArmy.UnknownWeng
Sun Nov 16, 196938ACaptain's role, at his tableB. H. KruseWeng
Tue Dec 31, 196810AMultitude.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 2, 19681AParty man.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 30, 19683DCrowd.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 9, 196875DBoniface.S. LambertFarrar
Mon May 27, 196827AParty giver.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 11, 196710AParty man.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 7, 196744AMultitude.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Wed Apr 26, 196713DArmy.Lois HillisFarrar
Thu Jan 19, 196740DInnkeeper.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sun Oct 9, 1966105DMultitude.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Wed Apr 14, 196525DLarge number.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 10, 196510ALarge number.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 2, 196556DParty man.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 9, 19641DMyriad.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
Wed Jul 8, 196423AParty-giver.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 27, 196331DMultitude.Louise EarnestFarrar
Thu Jun 27, 196323AArmy.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 4, 196244AThrong.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 15, 19627DMultitude.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 2, 19621DParty giver.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Jan 6, 196260ALarge number.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wed Sep 27, 196145ABoniface.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 6, 19601ABoniface.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 24, 196036AThrong.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 30, 196050DEntertainer.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 8, 195952DMultitude.Barbara BrasureFarrar
Sat Feb 14, 195945DParty giver.Edward CansteinFarrar
Sun Aug 3, 1958140ALandlord.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Tue Jul 29, 195857AA great number.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Oct 30, 195726AArmy.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 7, 195636AInnkeeper.Mel TaubFarrar
Tue Jul 17, 195610AHome team.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Fri Feb 17, 195629AInnkeeper.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Aug 25, 195543AA multitude.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Fri Sep 10, 195430DBoniface.S. A. KayFarrar
Sat Feb 13, 19541AMultitude.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 22, 195388AMultitude.W. E. JonesFarrar
Fri Sep 25, 19531AThrong of people.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Feb 26, 195313DA large number.George HendersonFarrar
Fri Jan 30, 195332DBaruch to Churchill.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Sep 6, 195229AInnkeeper.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 8, 19521AHome team.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sat Jan 12, 195229AA lot of people.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 17, 19519DThrong or swarm.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 7, 195111DLandlord of an inn.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 16, 194783DLandlord.Zelma MastersFarrar
Sun May 6, 194537DLandlord.C. W. CrossFarrar
Sun Nov 7, 1943116DMultitude.Zelma MastersFarrar
Sun Nov 8, 1942143AGreat army.Louis BaronFarrar