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45 results for LOOSEN

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Dec 25, 20176DEase up on (2)Lynn Lempel
Fri Oct 31, 201434AEase (2)Mary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Wed Oct 15, 201412DRelax (5)David Poole
Wed Oct 31, 201244ARelax (5)Stu Ockman
Thu Jul 19, 201229AEase up on (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Mon Apr 13, 200949DUndo, as lacesNatan Last
Tue Jan 1, 200810DRelax, as rulesAdam G. Perl
Tue Aug 10, 200422AEase up (2)Sarah Keller
Tue Jan 29, 200245DUnbuckleZack Butler
Mon Jan 28, 20026DEase up (2)Sarah Keller
Thu May 31, 200149DRelax (5)Robert H. Wolfe
Mon Mar 29, 199945DStart to untieBill Ballard
Fri Feb 13, 199842DRelax (5)Jim Page
Thu Jan 22, 199837DRelax (5)Patrick Jordan
Sat Nov 16, 199624AEase (2)J. Page
Sun Mar 26, 199548AGive some slack (2)Rich Norris
Mon Mar 14, 19946DGive some slack (2)Ernie Furtado

2 results for LOOSEN from Variety puzzles.

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

26 results for LOOSEN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Apr 16, 199243DRelaxNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Tue Apr 7, 199249AUntieEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Jul 1, 198943DUntieBetty JorgensenMaleska
Fri Apr 21, 198912ABecome less strict, with "up"William BaxleyMaleska
Sat Jan 7, 198944DRelaxKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Mon Jan 26, 198744AUnfastenJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun May 4, 198662ADisengageJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Tue Apr 15, 198647AUntieNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sun Feb 2, 198672DSet freeSam Bellotto Jr.Maleska
Sun Feb 17, 198576DUntieJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sun Aug 28, 198320AEase upMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sun Jan 24, 198211DUnbindEdward J. MarcheseMaleska
Wed Jun 20, 19798DUntieMeltzerMaleska
Tue Mar 15, 197724ARelaxWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Nov 10, 19755DLet go a bitMartin BryanWeng
Mon Jul 10, 197234ADetachUnknownWeng
Sun Jun 2, 1963118DFree.Kim RichmanFarrar
Mon Nov 13, 196146ASlacken.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 17, 196166AUntie.W. E. JonesFarrar
Mon Mar 13, 196144DUntie.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 2, 195610DFree.Alice SkodzusFarrar
Wed Oct 10, 19562DRelax.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Sep 5, 195453DFree.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sat Dec 19, 195353AUntie.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Thu Aug 21, 195228AUntie.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 6, 195146DRelax.UnknownFarrar