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44 Results for LOOSEN

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

Friday, October 31, 201434AEase (2)Mary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Wednesday, October 15, 201412DRelax (5)David Poole
Wednesday, October 31, 201244ARelax (5)Stu Ockman
Thursday, July 19, 201229AEase up onAlan Arbesfeld
Monday, April 13, 200949DUndo, as lacesNatan Last
Tuesday, January 1, 200810DRelax, as rulesAdam G. Perl
Tuesday, August 10, 200422AEase up (2)Sarah Keller
Tuesday, January 29, 200245DUnbuckleZack Butler
Monday, January 28, 20026DEase up (2)Sarah Keller
Thursday, May 31, 200149DRelax (5)Robert H. Wolfe
Monday, March 29, 199945DStart to untieBill Ballard
Friday, February 13, 199842DRelax (5)Jim Page
Thursday, January 22, 199837DRelax (5)Patrick Jordan
Saturday, November 16, 199624AEase (2)J. Page
Sunday, March 26, 199548AGive some slack (2)Rich Norris
Monday, March 14, 19946DGive some slack (2)Ernie Furtado

2 results for LOOSEN from Variety puzzles.

December 14, 2014acrosticFRelaxEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
May 13, 2012mixup40ARiskless (hyph.) / Slack offMatt Ginsberg

26 results for LOOSEN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Thursday, April 16, 199243DRelaxNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Tuesday, April 7, 199249AUntieEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Saturday, July 1, 198943DUntieBetty JorgensenMaleska
Friday, April 21, 198912ABecome less strict, with "up"William BaxleyMaleska
Saturday, January 7, 198944DRelaxKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Monday, January 26, 198744AUnfastenJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, May 4, 198662ADisengageJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Tuesday, April 15, 198647AUntieNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sunday, February 2, 198672DSet freeSam Bellotto Jr.Maleska
Sunday, February 17, 198576DUntieJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sunday, August 28, 198320AEase upMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sunday, January 24, 198211DUnbindEdward J. MarcheseMaleska
Wednesday, June 20, 19798DUntieMeltzerMaleska
Tuesday, March 15, 197724ARelaxWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, November 10, 19755DLet go a bitMartin BryanWeng
Monday, July 10, 197234ADetachUnknownWeng
Sunday, June 2, 1963118DFree.Kim RichmanFarrar
Monday, November 13, 196146ASlacken.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 17, 196166AUntie.W. E. JonesFarrar
Monday, March 13, 196144DUntie.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 2, 195610DFree.Alice SkodzusFarrar
Wednesday, October 10, 19562DRelax.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, September 5, 195453DFree.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Saturday, December 19, 195353AUntie.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Thursday, August 21, 195228AUntie.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 6, 195146DRelax.UnknownFarrar

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