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49 results for IMPASSE

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Nov 12, 201772ARoadblock (2)Ed Sessa
Thu Jan 26, 201716ADeadlock (5)Hal Moore
Tue Aug 18, 201545AStalemate (3)Bill Thompson
Tue Jan 11, 201142DStandoff (2)Sharon Delorme
Fri Dec 12, 200838DYou can't escape from itMike Nothnagel
Thu Oct 9, 200824DDeadlock (5)Doug Peterson
Fri Dec 14, 20071ADeadlock (5)Manny Nosowsky
Thu Dec 23, 200457ADeadlock (5)Nancy Salomon
Fri Aug 18, 200016ARoadblock (2)Patrick D. Berry
Sat May 6, 200016AMediator's problemRich Norris
Sat Oct 2, 199939DStandoff (2)Rich Norris
Tue Jan 19, 199950AStalemate (3)Kelly Clark
Thu Apr 9, 199825AStalemate (3)Betty Jorgensen
Sat Jan 25, 199739DNegotiators' problemR. Norris
Sun Mar 20, 199480DDeadlock (5)Joel Davajan
Tue Mar 8, 199418ACatch-22 situationHarvey Estes
Sun Feb 6, 199486DFull stopArthur S. Verdesca

2 results for IMPASSE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Apr 28, 2002panda17AWhat a has-been says leads to deadlockMel Taub
Mar 11, 2001acrosticICul-de-sacEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

30 results for IMPASSE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Sep 25, 199327AStandoffRobert H. WolfeTaub
Fri Feb 28, 199220AHas-been's admission?Nancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Wed Nov 28, 199039ABottleneckWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Sun Mar 29, 1987126ADeadlockRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Fri Nov 8, 198534DDeadlockJonesMaleska
Sat Aug 25, 198452ABlind alleyJonesMaleska
Sun Nov 21, 198232ADeadlockKatherine Gould & Chris RemignantiMaleska
Fri Feb 6, 198141DDeadlockDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sat May 5, 197914AImmovable object vs. irresistible forceRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Thu Mar 9, 197839ABlind alleyBert H. KruseMaleska
Thu Jul 18, 197440ABlind alleyMarie WestWeng
Wed Sep 9, 197036ADeadlockUnknownWeng
Sun May 7, 196748DBlind alley.Bert BeamanFarrar
Thu Jun 10, 196543DBlind alley.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 11, 19631ADeadlock.Manny MillerFarrar
Sat Nov 3, 19624DDeadlock.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 18, 196141DBlind alley.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 3, 196141DDeadlock.Louise EarnestFarrar
Fri Apr 22, 196020ADeadlock.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 21, 196064ABlind alley.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 27, 195974DCul-de-sac.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tue Oct 1, 195729ACul-de-sac.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 30, 19562DDeadlock.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 12, 1955108DDeadlock.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tue Mar 31, 19539DBlind alley.S. A. KayFarrar
Fri Mar 14, 195248ABlind alley.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 8, 195142DDeadlock.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 2, 195140DPosition from which there is no escape.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun Nov 21, 194897ADeadlock.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Mar 14, 194353ACul-de-sac.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar