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12 results for METAPHOR

5 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
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DateGridClueAuthor
Mon May 13, 201910DNerves of steel, e.g.Gary Larson
Sun Sep 23, 201833DSomething that shouldn't be mixedAndrew Zhou
Wed May 29, 201328ASand in an hourglass, for timeGary Cee
Sun Jan 21, 200151D"A mighty fortress is our God," e.g.Con Pederson
Tue Jan 24, 199566A"Life is a bowl of cherries," e.g.Richard Hughes

1 result for METAPHOR from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jul 17, 2011acrosticC"All the world's a stage," e.g.Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

6 results for METAPHOR from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Dec 27, 198724ANERVES OF STEELVictoria Black and Alex F. BlackMaleska
Sat Mar 9, 19854DImplied comparisonNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Mon May 24, 197621ASomething often mixedElizabeth M. QuackenbushWeng
Wed May 3, 196728A"All the world's a stage," for example.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun May 29, 196083A"Why, the world's mine oyster."Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wed Nov 7, 195648A"All the world's a stage," for example.Victor GoldfarbFarrar