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20 results for IVORYTOWER

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, November 20, 201735DPlace sheltered from worldly realitiesPeter Gordon
Saturday, February 13, 201614ANeocon's target of derisionPeter Wentz
Tuesday, January 15, 200811DLofty place for an academicStella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Tuesday, October 28, 200328DIntellectual's retreatBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, February 25, 200360AAcademic enclave (2)Nancy Salomon
Monday, August 21, 200056AAcademic enclave (2)Dave and Diane Epperson
Friday, May 8, 199816ARemote placeHarvey Estes
Monday, December 8, 199755APlace of blissMary E. Brindamour

3 results for IVORYTOWER from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
April 2, 2017acrosticTSymbol of elite detachment (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
February 26, 2012acrosticGVantage high above the daily grind (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
May 7, 2000acrosticLNo place to gain street smarts (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

9 results for IVORYTOWER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, July 21, 197441DFourteenth fortressBarbara GillisWeng
Monday, September 17, 197318ATusky turretUnknownWeng
Thursday, April 27, 197229DRetreatUnknownWeng
Sunday, August 22, 197124ALookout for someElaine D. SchorrWeng
Sunday, August 23, 1970118AThe view from here is niceMarjorie K. CollinsWeng
Friday, August 1, 19583DRetreat for escapists.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 29, 195711DPoet's symbolic abode.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 4, 195715APlace for celebration.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, December 4, 195557ARetreat.Diana SessionsFarrar