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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.

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Sep 4, 201236DCandy item that comes in five basic flavorsBarry Franklin and Sara Kaplan
Mon Nov 16, 200911DCandy with a hole in the middleJames Mulhern and Ashton Anderson
Wed Oct 29, 200831DHoley confectionSteven L. Zisser
Tue Sep 7, 199956ATorus-shaped candyDavid Ainslie Macleod

3 results for LIFESAVER from Variety puzzles.

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

9 results for LIFESAVER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Nov 18, 19874DSwimming guardJohnsonMaleska
Sat Apr 27, 196824ABeach figure.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 22, 196735DBeach figure.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 27, 196627ABeach guard.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Fri Dec 11, 196461AGuard of a sort.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 30, 196332DRescuer of a sort.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 5, 195811DMember of a beach patrol.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thu Apr 11, 19573DJob for an expert swimmer.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Dec 12, 195217AAn opportune rescuer.UnknownFarrar