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79 results for LOSES

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wed May 24, 201742AComes up short, say (2)Michael Hawkins
Mon Oct 17, 201622DFinishes with fewer votesDamon Gulczynski
Sat Sep 24, 20169DShakes (2)Mary Lou Guizzo
Mon Nov 30, 201550AGets the booby prizeIan Livengood
Tue Oct 20, 201565AMisplaces (2)Sam Buchbinder
Wed Aug 26, 201547AMislaysIan Livengood
Fri Jul 24, 201545AGives the slipPatrick Berry
Tue Dec 30, 201460AShakes, as in a car chaseJeffrey Wechsler
Sat Nov 1, 201472DShakes off (2)Trip Payne
Thu Jul 10, 20147DSquandersJohn Guzzetta
Sun Mar 2, 201493AForfeits (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Wed Jan 9, 201347AEarns the booby prizeDavid Ben-Merre
Wed Nov 16, 201150DShakes, so to speakGary Cee
Thu Dec 2, 201020AShakes (2)Joe Krozel
Tue Mar 9, 201016DComes up short, say (2)Jeffrey Wechsler
Sat Jan 5, 200828AHas confiscatedPaula Gamache
Tue Nov 27, 200771AManages to eludeJulie Ann Bowling
Tue Jul 25, 200656DComes in secondAnne Garellick
Sun Aug 15, 2004128ALeaves in the dustBrendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Jun 21, 200254DTakes a drubbingBob Peoples
Tue Nov 13, 200126DMisplaces (2)Nancy Salomon and Bob Peoples
Thu Nov 8, 200155AIs defeatedManny Nosowsky
Mon Feb 26, 200162AComes in last (2)Norma Steinberg
Tue Aug 8, 20009AIs eliminated from competitionJoy L. Wouk
Sun Apr 5, 19981DShakes off (2)David J. Kahn
Sat Jul 26, 199752AGets lickedRichard Hughes
Wed May 7, 199771AForfeits (2)Dean Niles
Mon Mar 13, 199552DComes in last (2)Ernie Furtado

51 results for LOSES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Nov 7, 199341DFails to showJames E. Hinish, Jr.Taub
Sun Nov 24, 199169AFinishes lastJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Sun Jun 9, 199170DIs schneideredLouis SabinMaleska
Thu Feb 8, 199026AIs outscoredMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Thu Jan 25, 199014AForfeitsWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Oct 23, 198844DForfeitsJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tue Sep 30, 198621DIs defeatedLouis SabinMaleska
Thu May 1, 198626DTakes the countGayle DeanMaleska
Wed May 22, 198563AMisplacesAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sun Dec 16, 1984105DChristie's "Poirot ___ a Client"Barbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Sun Feb 13, 198362AOutdistancesLouis SabinMaleska
Sun Oct 31, 1982123DGets nosed outJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Tue Jul 27, 198249A"Poirot ___ a Client": ChristieAudrey KochMaleska
Mon Jul 26, 198235AIs bestedHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Jan 25, 198152D"Poirot ___ a Client": ChristieMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Tue Jul 8, 198069AComes out lastJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Sep 18, 197789AMislaysBert H. KruseMaleska
Sat Sep 3, 197721AMislaysBert BeamanMaleska
Sun Jul 24, 197779AIs bested or worstedJay SpryMaleska
Sat Jul 23, 197756ABlows the gameJack LuzzattoMaleska
Mon Jul 1, 197432AFinishes lastJames A. BrusselWeng
Wed Nov 28, 197327DSuffers defeatUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 17, 197213DComes in secondAnthony MorseWeng
Sun Jul 23, 197210AMeets one's WaterlooArthur BennettWeng
Sun Apr 2, 1972105DBecomes an also-ranBert KruseWeng
Sun Nov 7, 19716AWastesBruce R. ShawWeng
Thu Nov 4, 197157AForfeitsUnknownWeng
Fri Aug 13, 197132AMisplacesUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 25, 1970142AMisplacesAlfio MicciWeng
Fri May 15, 197064AMisses out onUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 31, 197044DMislaysUnknownWeng
Sat Mar 21, 197056DForfeitsUnknownWeng
Mon Dec 29, 196916AMisplaces.UnknownWeng
Sun Jul 27, 196927AComes in lastRuth BallWeng
Tue Mar 25, 196929DFinishes second.UnknownWeng
Wed Apr 10, 196850DCeases to have.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 18, 1966163AMislays.Jean ReedFarrar
Fri May 20, 196666AMislays.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 27, 196413DSquanders.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 8, 196422A___ one's head.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Jan 3, 19613DMisses.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 22, 196021DLets slip.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 3, 19603DMisplaces.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 20, 1960115DTrails the field.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sat May 19, 195643AForfeits.J. F. KellyFarrar
Mon Apr 4, 195527AComes in second.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed Sep 8, 195433DComes in second.George HendersonFarrar
Sun Dec 7, 195273DGets the short end.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun Jan 20, 1952101AMisplaces.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tue Sep 25, 19512DMislays.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 17, 1947137ASquanders.Waldo RansonFarrar