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108 results for IDEALS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Apr 15, 2018101AParagons (5)Alex Bajcz
Thu May 12, 201613AWorthy pursuitsJames Tuttle
Tue Mar 24, 201523AWorld peace and the golden ruleRobyn Weintraub
Sun Mar 2, 201437AParadigms (3)Alan Arbesfeld
Wed Jul 24, 20132D10s, sayErik Wennstrom
Sun Aug 5, 201233DHigh standards (2)Patrick Merrell
Tue Jul 12, 20113DThings to live up toBill Thompson
Thu Nov 26, 200926AParadigms (3)Paula Gamache
Sun Jul 19, 200959ATopic in transcendentalismLynn Lempel
Wed May 27, 200950DWorthy principles (2)Corey Rubin
Fri Mar 13, 200922DThey can't get any betterJoon Pahk
Thu Sep 4, 200836ALife, liberty and the pursuit of happinessMatt Ginsberg
Mon Mar 6, 200634AStandards of perfection (2)Jack McInturff
Sun Mar 5, 200690ATens, e.g.Ashish Madhukar Vengsarkar
Thu Mar 31, 200563AParagons (5)David Liben-Nowell
Wed Dec 22, 200445AWhat 10's representJohn Underwood
Wed Dec 15, 200419APoints in a lofty speechZach Jesse
Sat Aug 9, 20035DHigh marksWilliam I. Johnston
Tue Jun 3, 200337DParadigms (3)Judy Cole
Wed Apr 2, 200312DWorthy principles (2)Kelly Clark
Sun Oct 6, 200285D10'sMyles Callum
Wed May 8, 200259ATens, perhapsFred Piscop
Fri Mar 1, 200219AGuiding stars, to use a metaphorManny Nosowsky
Sun Apr 29, 2001110AParagons (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Mar 14, 200129DHigh standards (2)Greg Staples
Fri Oct 29, 19993DHigh endsNancy Salomon
Wed Jun 9, 199910DThings to upholdElizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Dec 1, 199725AParagons (5)Mark Danna
Sun Jan 14, 199696AModelsC. Millhauser
Wed Sep 6, 199547DGoalsPeter Gordon
Sat Mar 25, 199514DParagons (5)Walter Webb
Mon Nov 21, 199453AStandards of perfection (2)Norman S. Wizer

1 result for IDEALS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Sep 9, 2001acrosticHGoals that may be unattainableEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

75 results for IDEALS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Jun 28, 199322AHigh goalsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Sep 6, 199230AParagonsAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sun Aug 19, 199022AParadigms or paragonsEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat May 19, 199024DParagonsPatterson PeppleMaleska
Tue Feb 13, 199049AModelsArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sun Dec 24, 198964DGoalsWalter CovellMaleska
Sun May 7, 198970DPerfect typesBert H. KruseMaleska
Sun Jan 1, 198991DCommendable principlesFrances HansenMaleska
Mon Dec 12, 198849DPerfection conceptsAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Fri Mar 4, 198821AHigh principlesJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sat Jun 28, 198649DParagonsBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Tue Jun 24, 198648DExemplarsH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Wed Feb 26, 198627ALofty goalsNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sun Oct 21, 198456DStandards of perfectionRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sun Jun 17, 198498DParagonsCharles M. DeberMaleska
Sun Sep 11, 198350APatternsAlfio MicciMaleska
Thu Sep 23, 198242DUltimatesJeanne WilsonMaleska
Sun Mar 7, 198281APerfect modelsMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Wed Jan 13, 198227APerfect modelsC. J. AngioMaleska
Thu Aug 27, 19818DParagonsAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Tue Jun 30, 19812DModelsLois SidwayMaleska
Sun Feb 15, 198186DDreams of youthJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tue Oct 14, 198052ACertain standardsCarol DuttingMaleska
Sun Apr 20, 1980114DParagonsWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Jan 17, 198042AVisionary goalsWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Jan 11, 197942DAspirationsRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Sun Jan 22, 1978107ADreams of youthWalter WebbMaleska
Sun Jul 24, 197752DHigh aimsJay SpryMaleska
Sat Jan 15, 197726DAimsAnthony B. CanningWeng
Mon Nov 17, 197552DStandardsDorothea E. ShippWeng
Wed Dec 19, 197337DModelsUnknownWeng
Wed Jun 20, 197336AParagonsUnknownWeng
Sun Mar 18, 197379AGoalsJean J. DavisonWeng
Thu Nov 9, 197230AAimsUnknownWeng
Thu Nov 19, 197044DGoalsUnknownWeng
Tue Feb 4, 196924AHigh principles.UnknownWeng
Sun Aug 18, 196867AGoalsA. J. SantoraFarrar
Tue Jun 25, 196859AHigh standards.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 17, 196823AGoals.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 24, 19673DGoals.Wells GemberlingFarrar
Thu Apr 7, 196632DModels.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 18, 196524DStandards of perfection.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 10, 196436DPerfect models.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 5, 196487AAspirations.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Jun 14, 1964111DHigh standards.Anthony MorseFarrar
Mon Jun 1, 196430ADreams.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 12, 1964104ALofty aims.Mary GrowFarrar
Sun Jul 14, 196369AUnshattered illusions.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Dec 21, 196259AYouth's goals.William F. BulowFarrar
Wed Aug 1, 196233DHigh standards.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 14, 1962103AHigh conceptions.Roberta MorseFarrar
Tue Jan 2, 196265AGuiding principles.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wed Dec 7, 19608DStandards of perfection.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 6, 196052APerfect concepts.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 6, 196058A“Our better selves,” according to A. B. Alcott.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 18, 195925DPerfect types.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Mar 15, 195950AHigh standards.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Nov 2, 1958117ASermon topic.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Jul 27, 195817DPerfect types.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Mar 3, 195843DStandards of perfection.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 17, 19577DStandards of perfection.Peter L. Tea, Jr.Farrar
Mon Jan 14, 195739AStandards of attainment.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tue Mar 20, 195622APerfect models.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun Sep 18, 195519DPrinciples.Helen BernardFarrar
Sat Nov 13, 195460AHigh goals.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Aug 29, 1954103AAlger boys had them.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wed Nov 21, 19517DUltimate objects of noble character.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 14, 195142ANoble objectives.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 23, 195029ANoble objectives.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 21, 195046DStandards.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Nov 24, 194655AExemplars.P. J. LammanaFarrar
Sun Sep 29, 19464DStandards.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Jun 9, 194696AStandards.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun May 19, 19463DPecksniff's are sham.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Apr 23, 194416AFlawless patterns.Archie S. KreilingFarrar