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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
Mon Nov 20, 201735DPlace sheltered from worldly realitiesPeter Gordon
Sat Feb 13, 201614ANeocon's target of derisionPeter Wentz
Tue Jan 15, 200811DLofty place for an academicStella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Tue Oct 28, 200328DIntellectual's retreatBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Feb 25, 200360AAcademic enclave (2)Nancy Salomon
Mon Aug 21, 200056AAcademic enclave (2)Dave and Diane Epperson
Fri May 8, 199816ARemote placeHarvey Estes
Mon Dec 8, 199755APlace of blissMary E. Brindamour

3 results for IVORYTOWER from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Apr 2, 2017acrosticTSymbol of elite detachment (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Feb 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
Sun Jul 21, 197441DFourteenth fortressBarbara GillisWeng
Mon Sep 17, 197318ATusky turretUnknownWeng
Thu Apr 27, 197229DRetreatUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 22, 197124ALookout for someElaine D. SchorrWeng
Sun Aug 23, 1970118AThe view from here is niceMarjorie K. CollinsWeng
Fri Aug 1, 19583DRetreat for escapists.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 29, 195711DPoet's symbolic abode.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 4, 195715APlace for celebration.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Dec 4, 195557ARetreat.Diana SessionsFarrar