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38 results for INITIATE

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

Fri Apr 6, 20184DKick-startDavid Steinberg
Sat Jul 23, 201636DStartDebbie Ellerin
Fri Nov 29, 201314ALaunch (2)Ned White
Wed Apr 30, 200837DBeginHenry Hook
Tue Mar 28, 200621AKick offJim Hyres
Fri Jun 3, 200537DSet offJim Hyres
Wed Sep 10, 200355ALaunch (2)Patrick Berry
Fri Mar 15, 200246AGet goingBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Feb 7, 1999126AMemberNancy Nicholson Joline
Sun Aug 11, 199623AOne who's joined the clubM. Schneider
Sat Jan 27, 199637DFraternity manR. Norris

1 result for INITIATE from Variety puzzles.

Dec 25, 2011panda16AAin't it, i.e., the way to begin?Mel Taub

26 results for INITIATE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Wed Jul 21, 199310DStartBetty JorgensenMaleska
Mon Dec 4, 198937DBeginSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thu Feb 11, 198816AStartRhonda KrausMaleska
Sat Jun 7, 198649ABeginIrene SmullyanMaleska
Sun Jul 15, 198499ANovicePeter SwiftMaleska
Sat Feb 27, 198260ANew member of Sigma ChiAlbert L. MisenkoMaleska
Fri Nov 4, 197735DStartJack LuzzattoMaleska
Wed Aug 16, 197210DStartUnknownWeng
Fri Feb 6, 197033DStartUnknownWeng
Sun Jun 5, 196623ANovice.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Fri Apr 9, 196535DSet going.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 12, 196554AInduct into membership.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 17, 196338DSet going.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 21, 195738DStart.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 10, 195716ABegin.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tue Jun 22, 195437DStart.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Fri Apr 2, 195460ATake the first step.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed Mar 25, 195311DAdmit into a society.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 12, 195250AOriginate.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 7, 195215ABegin.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 17, 195216DTake the first step.Sam LakeFarrar
Sat Dec 1, 195162AInduct into a frat.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 8, 195149DSet going.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jan 13, 194618DBeginner.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun Mar 25, 194564DBegin.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Jul 16, 194496AIntroduce.Harriot T. CookeFarrar