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28 results for KOWTOW

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Aug 1, 201440DSubmitAshton Anderson and James Mulhern
Tue Sep 10, 201337A*Act deferentiallyZhouqin Burnikel
Tue Aug 18, 200955AShow deep respect (to)Tony Orbach
Mon Sep 8, 200828AAct obsequiouslyOliver Hill
Tue Sep 14, 200470ABe obsequiousNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Fri May 28, 200427DTruckleManny Nosowsky
Mon Jan 20, 200344DBe obsequious (to)Alan Arbesfeld
Mon Dec 4, 20005DConstantly defer (to)Eileen Lexau
Tue Feb 22, 20009DBow and scrapeDorothy E. Donaldson
Sun Jan 31, 19991DBow (to) (2)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Oct 4, 199895DBow (to) (2)Frank Longo
Tue Jan 21, 199747DServilely defer (to)T. W. Schier
Tue Nov 28, 199522ABe servile (to)Norman S. Wizer
Sun Nov 6, 199487DDefer (to)A.J. Santora

3 results for KOWTOW from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Aug 23, 2015acrosticDLiterally, "knock head," in ChineseEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Jul 25, 2010diagramless34DAct the bootlickerFred Piscop
Oct 17, 2004acrosticYTruckle, grovelEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

11 results for KOWTOW from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Mar 1, 198331ABow and scrapeJim PageMaleska
Mon Feb 13, 19788DFawnJohnsonMaleska
Sat Nov 10, 19735DTruckleUnknownWeng
Wed Jul 25, 197333DShow deferenceUnknownWeng
Sat Jul 22, 19729DShow deferenceUnknownWeng
Fri May 30, 196953ASign of obeisance.UnknownWeng
Sat Nov 24, 196240APay homage.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 28, 196220DBow of respect.Louis SabinFarrar
Sat Sep 29, 195625ABe subservient: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 13, 195435AAct obsequiously.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jul 8, 19511ATreat with obsequious deference.Thomas MeekinFarrar