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200 results for LILAC

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

DateGridClueAuthor
8ASoap scent (2)Hal Moore
49APurple shade (6)Mary Lou Guizzo
45ALight purple (5)Andrew J. Ries
49ABridesmaid dress shadeDamon Gulczynski
25DState flower of New Hampshire (2)Daniel Mauer
13DCandle scentDavid Liben-Nowell and Tom Pepper
6AAir freshener scentZhouqin Burnikel
46DWhitman's dooryard flowerIan Livengood
49DLavenderSamuel A. Donaldson
72APurple shade (6)Kurt Mueller
55AWhitman's dooryard bloomer (3)David Poole
14DEye shadow shadeAlan Arbesfeld
54DPale shade of violetSteve Dobis
101DLight purple (5)Daniel A. Finan
44DReddish purple (2)David J. Kahn
18APale purple (5)Elizabeth A. Long
12DPurple hueC. W. Stewart and J. K. Hummel
63DSachet scent (5)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
49APurplish (5)Victor Fleming
53DSachet scent (5)Mike Shenk
86DPale purple (5)Patrick Berry
21DPurplish (5)Lucy Gardner Anderson
48DShade of purple (4)Randall J. Hartman
22APastel shade (3)Jim Page
35DAmethyst shadeManny Nosowsky
21DPurplish (5)Stella Daily and Bruce Venzke
64APurplish (5)Eric Berlin
55ANew Hampshire's state flower (4)Rich Norris
5AFragrant blossomGene Newman
12DPastel shade (3)Seth Abel
56DPurple shade (6)Greg Staples
27DKew bloom in a Noyes poemCathy Millhauser
2DPurple shade (6)Alan Arbesfeld
1ANew Hampshire's state flower (4)Derrick Niederman
61AFlowering shrubPAtrick MErrell
106APastel shade (3)Con Pederson
1DLight purple (5)David J. Kahn
73APale reddish purpleRIchard Hughes
28DLight purple (5)William I. Johnston
48APurple ___, New Hampshire's state flowerRobert Malinow
1APurple bloomer (2)Barry Callahan
1ASachet scent (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
38APurple bloomRandall J. Hartman
2DPurplish bloomSarah Keller
81DReddish purple (2)Peter Gordon
18AWhitman's dooryard bloomer (3)Patrick Jordan
17APurple shade (6)Alan Arbesfeld
42ASoap scent (2)Joe DiPietro
29DPopular fragranceCathy Millhauser
20APotpourri scentRandall J. Hartman
48DAir freshener option (2)Martin Ashwood-Smith
47DSachet scent (5)Jim Page
60ASpring bloomerBrendan Emmett Quigley
40AWhitman's dooryard bloomer (3)John Wolting
28DPale purple (5)Rich Norris
24APurple shade (6)Gilbert H. Ludwig
54DLight purple (5)Gregory E. Paul
29AShade of purple (4)Randolph Ross
92APurplish (5)D. Niles
21DPale purple (5)R. Hughes
32DNew Hampshire's state flower (4)T. W. Schier
9DViolet shadeJ. D. Leavy
11DState flower of New Hampshire (2)P. Wilson
51DCousin of Corinthian pinkM. Reagle
46ASachet scent (5)E. Gorski
1DPerfume scentB. Lubbers
23AShade of purple (4)Glenn E. Sykes
27DSpring bloomRichard Thomas
36DPurple bloomer (2)Raymond Hamel
24AAir freshener option (2)Martin Ashwood-Smith
48ASpring fragranceWayne Robert Williams
4APale purple (5)Bryant White
89DNew Hampshire state flowerNancy Scandrett Ross
8DShade of purple (4)Harvey Estes
12DNew Hampshire's state flower (4)Nancy Nicholson Joline
26AWhitman bloomerBob Klahn

2 results for LILAC from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Sep 2, 2012panda28DI call it purplishMel Taub
Mar 28, 2004diagramless47DPurple hueBrendan Emmett Quigley

122 results for LILAC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
33AState flower of N.H.Alex K. JustinMaleska
10DState flower of N.H.Ernie FurtadoMaleska
13APale purpleEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
10DFragrant shrubI. Judah KoolykMaleska
36AFragrant flowerPeter SwiftMaleska
15AN.H. state flowerMichael A. RampinoMaleska
13ARichly scented flowerJune A. BoggsMaleska
62DSyringaJim PageMaleska
24DPale purplePatterson PeppleMaleska
54DGranite State flowerJune A. BoggsMaleska
81DSyringaRobert W. SturgesMaleska
51AN.H. state flowerEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
49AFlowering shrubH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
2DBlooming shrubWilliam CanineMaleska
31DFragrant shrubJeanette K. BrillMaleska
34ASpring flowerKenneth WitteMaleska
14AFragrant flowerOliveros McLloydMaleska
50DShade of purpleWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
5AN.H.'s state flowerSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
28DFlowering bushJesse RoarkeMaleska
28DFragrant bloomerWilliam CanineMaleska
26DPopular scentGayle DeanMaleska
14AShade of purpleTangrediMaleska
25DShrub akin to the olive treeJohn GreenmanMaleska
92DFragrant bushMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
25DN.H. state flowerFrances K. SchnitzerMaleska
5AFlowering shrubJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
61AState flower of N.H.Virginia P. AbelsonMaleska
1DSyringaLouise EarnestMaleska
28DPale purple flowerBette Sue CohenMaleska
55ASpring bloomMassiMaleska
18DColor or flowerGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
26ASyringa kinJudson G. TrentMaleska
40AState flower of N.H.Jim ModneyMaleska
28DNew Hampshire's state flowerJoan WhitmanMaleska
5AShrub of the olive familyBernice GordonMaleska
55DFragrant shrubJeanette K. BrillMaleska
2DPurple flowering shrubEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
39A"Go down to Kew in ___ time": NoyesKathryn RighterMaleska
14AFragrant flowerJacobsMaleska
30AWhite ___ ("youthful innocence")A. J. SantoraMaleska
49DBlossom for WhitmanAnthony B. CanningMaleska
26AState flower of N.H.C. J. AngioMaleska
46DDelicate purpleJack LuzzattoMaleska
96DPopular scentJay SpryMaleska
24AState flower of N.H.YoungMaleska
30APurple colorRemleyWeng
50DFragrant shrubLansingWeng
5APerfume scentPaul R. BarnesWeng
40AWhitman flowerNorton RhoadesWeng
42AState flower of N. H.Dorothy CannanWeng
11DPerfume scentSophie FiermanWeng
32AN. H. flowerJoli Quentin KansilWeng
66ASpring bloomSara V. TuckermanWeng
133DN. H. flowerMary M. MurdochWeng
59AState flower of N. H.Diana SessionsWeng
5DPerfume flowerJames BarrickWeng
14DWalt Whitman flowerJames BarrickWeng
68DWhitman's bloomerFrances HansenWeng
26DFragrant shrubUnknownWeng
76DDiamond gal is in bloomEugene T. MaleskaWeng
33DOrnamental shrubUnknownWeng
15ASpring flowerUnknownWeng
21DPopular scentUnknownWeng
26DLight purpleUnknownWeng
3DPopular shrub.UnknownWeng
19AColorW. A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
33DFragrant shrub.UnknownFarrar
31DPurplish color.UnknownFarrar
9DFragrant bloom.UnknownFarrar
14ASpring bloom.UnknownFarrar
8DFragrant flower.Wells GemberlingFarrar
3DSpring flower.W. E. JonesFarrar
54ASpring flower.Manny MillerFarrar
31DColor.Sidney LambertFarrar
101APopular scent.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
1AFlower.Nancy SchusterFarrar
41AFlower.Christine ValenceFarrar
51AFlower.UnknownFarrar
15AColor.UnknownFarrar
1DSpring color.UnknownFarrar
12DPale purple.Michael DubinFarrar
10DBlooming shrub.Cora GoodmanFarrar
42DDelicate color.UnknownFarrar
11DSpring flower.UnknownFarrar
118DPale purple.Thomas MeekinFarrar
60ANew Hampshire symbol.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
56ABluish blue-red.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
48ASpring flower.UnknownFarrar
45DFlowering shrub.UnknownFarrar
1DSpring flower.UnknownFarrar
56ASymbol of spring.UnknownFarrar
105DSpring flower.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
29AFragrant shrub.Herbert EttensonFarrar
91DNew Hampshire symbol.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
17AFloral emblem of N. H.Louis SabinFarrar
60AFragrant shrub.Herbert EttensonFarrar
137APastel shade.Marion MoeserFarrar
23AFlower.UnknownFarrar
38DSymbol of spring.Jules ArensbergFarrar
46DSpring flower.UnknownFarrar
57APowder scent.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
1APastel color.Isaac KertFarrar
27DHardy flowering shrub.UnknownFarrar
18ASpring bloomer.UnknownFarrar
14AEmblem of New Hampshire.Ralph AndersonFarrar
20ASpring flower.Roberta MorseFarrar
38DNew Hampshire state flower.Jules ArensbergFarrar
85DSymbol of New Hampshire.Diana SessionsFarrar
41AContemporary of dogwood.UnknownFarrar
23AState emblem of New Hampshire.Sidney LambertFarrar
33AFlower.UnknownFarrar
26DFlower called the prince's-feather.UnknownFarrar
39DState flower of New Hampshire.UnknownFarrar
31ATime to "come down to Kew."UnknownFarrar
55DGarden shrub.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
90ANew Hampshire's state flower.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
75AState flower of New Hampshire.Willard N. JordanFarrar
90AColor.Harriot CookeFarrar
66DState emblem of New Hampshire.Harriot T. CookeFarrar
1DFlowering plant.C. Hartley MillsFarrar
47DShrub of genus Syringa.Agnes W. BartlettFarrar