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16 results for LIFESAVER

4 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for life saver.

Tuesday, September 4, 201236DCandy item that comes in five basic flavorsBarry Franklin and Sara Kaplan
Monday, November 16, 200911DCandy with a hole in the middleJames Mulhern and Ashton Anderson
Wednesday, October 29, 200831DHoley confectionSteven L. Zisser
Tuesday, September 7, 199956ATorus-shaped candyDavid Ainslie Macleod

3 results for LIFESAVER from Variety puzzles.

May 28, 2017acrosticECandy invented in 1912 by the father of poet Hart Crane (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
July 6, 2014cryptic11AHero tells tales about leader of fascist state (9)Richard Silvestri
February 5, 2012cryptic14DGuardian angel breaking Ali's fever (9)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

9 results for LIFESAVER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Wednesday, November 18, 19874DSwimming guardJohnsonMaleska
Saturday, April 27, 196824ABeach figure.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 22, 196735DBeach figure.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 27, 196627ABeach guard.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Friday, December 11, 196461AGuard of a sort.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 30, 196332DRescuer of a sort.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 5, 195811DMember of a beach patrol.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thursday, April 11, 19573DJob for an expert swimmer.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Friday, December 12, 195217AAn opportune rescuer.UnknownFarrar