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151 results for MOP

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Sep 30, 201751DIt can be hard to styleMary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Thu Jan 19, 201743ASwab (9)Jacob Stulberg
Sat Jul 16, 201650DClean (up)Byron Walden
Sat Nov 14, 201544ABeatle featureKameron Austin Collins
Tue Jun 16, 201527DIts head is in a bucket, oftenPeter A. Collins
Wed May 13, 20158ACustodial implementJeffrey Wechsler
Sun Dec 21, 2014111AMakeshift wig, maybeJoel Fagliano
Sun Aug 10, 201418AClear the deck?Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Jun 8, 20141ASwabby's needPatrick Berry
Sun Jun 1, 201462AFinish (up) (2)Tom McCoy
Tue Apr 8, 201460DCleaning tool (2)Ian Livengood
Sun Feb 23, 2014122DFinish (up) (2)A Namesake of 119-Across
Mon Sep 23, 201324ACleaning tool (2)Susan Gelfand
Mon Mar 25, 201356ASwab the decks, sayAdam Prince
Wed Mar 20, 201334AHard-to-comb hairRaymond C. Young
Mon Dec 10, 201229AUnruly head of hair (3)Michael David
Wed Sep 26, 201248ACustodian's toolPeter A. Collins
Sat Jun 30, 201262DOne whose head may be stuck in a bucketTim Croce
Sun Dec 25, 2011120DSwab (9)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Dec 5, 201137ABeatles hairdoKenneth J. Berniker
Mon Jul 25, 201144DSwab, as a floorNina Rulon-Miller
Mon Jun 27, 201141AImplement you might wringJoseph Samulak
Fri Jun 3, 201161DJob for a barberJeffrey Wechsler
Mon Jan 24, 201134AFloor cleaner (2)Fred Piscop
Tue Dec 14, 201030DSwabbie's handfulMark Feldman
Fri Aug 20, 201051DDisorderly doBrad Wilber
Fri Jun 18, 201055DGrooming challengeKaren M. Tracey
Sun Mar 21, 2010116DSwab (9)Adam Fromm
Thu Feb 18, 201031DChallenge for a hairstylistCaleb Madison
Sat Jan 23, 20106DOne with a replaceable headKaren M. Tracey
Tue Sep 2, 200846ADeck cleanerStanley Newman
Tue Apr 15, 200811AItem in a bucket (3)Ken Bessette
Tue Feb 26, 200851ASwiffer, e.g.Sarah Keller
Wed Nov 14, 200743AUnruly do (2)Jim Page
Tue Oct 23, 200719AUnruly do (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Sun Oct 14, 200785DSwab (9)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Sep 2, 20071DBig job for a barberLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Mon Jul 9, 200741ACleaning tool in a bucketPeter A. Collins
Mon May 14, 20072DClean the floorPaula Gamache
Mon Mar 26, 200735AUnruly head of hair (3)Eric Fischer
Mon Dec 5, 200558DImplement in a bucketGary Steinmehl
Mon Sep 5, 200565DFloor cleaner (2)Lynn Lempel
Sat Feb 12, 20051AFinish, with "up" (2)Joe DiPietro
Wed May 12, 200423AItem in a bucket (3)Allan E. Parrish
Sun Jan 19, 200360AUnkempt hairEric Berlin
Sun Dec 22, 200272ABig shock?Frances Hansen
Thu Dec 19, 200261DHeavy-duty locks?Patrick Berry
Tue Apr 2, 20021DSwab (9)Janice M. Putney
Tue Feb 5, 200251AUnruly head of hair (3)Alan J. Weiss
Thu Jan 3, 20029DBad hairdoRandolph Ross
Thu Oct 4, 20017DBarber's challengeDavid J. Kahn
Mon Aug 20, 200157DItem in a bucket (3)Sherry O. Blackard
Tue May 29, 200147ASwab (9)Frances Hansen
Sun Apr 22, 200125DSwabberPatrick Berry
Fri Dec 22, 200062DTonsorial challengeMartin Ashwood-Smith and Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Dec 12, 200048AUnruly maneNick Grivas
Sun Mar 26, 200015DChallenge for a barberManny Nosowsky
Tue Mar 14, 200036DUnruly locks (2)Cynthia Joy Higgins
Fri Feb 11, 200022AHair stylist's challengeElizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Nov 12, 199957DDry ___Joe DiPietro
Mon Sep 27, 199954DFinish, with "up" (2)Ed Early
Sun Jun 20, 199990AFinish completely, with "up"Manny Nosowsky
Wed Aug 12, 199831DSwab (9)Alan Arbesfeld
Sun Apr 26, 199863DBushy hairFran and Lou Sabin
Tue Jan 6, 199844ASwab (9)Ed Early
Tue Jun 24, 199710AHead of hair, slangilyStephanie Spadaccini
Tue Mar 25, 199712DSwab (9)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Mar 17, 199685AUnruly hairP. O'Gordon
Sat Feb 17, 199612DCasual hairdoBob Sefick
Wed Apr 19, 199555DUnruly locks (2)Alfio Micci
Sun May 1, 199454AMess of hairPeter Gordon

3 results for MOP from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Apr 23, 2006diagramless1AFloor cleanerFred Piscop
Nov 6, 2005diagramless34DDeck cleanerPaula Gamache
Feb 2, 2003diagramless50DJanitor's needDave Tuller

77 results for MOP from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Nov 3, 199322AJanitorial equipmentDaniel GirardiTaub
Thu Jul 15, 19935D"Rag ___," 1950 songC. McInerneyMaleska
Thu Apr 22, 199360DHair massLois SidwayMaleska
Wed Jan 6, 199360DDo a floor choreLois SidwayMaleska
Fri Nov 20, 199235ACleaning needJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Thu Aug 22, 199144AGob's swabEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Jul 27, 199132DDisheveled hairA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Jun 11, 198969DSwabJoy L. WoukMaleska
Mon Dec 19, 198856DUnruly locksJane S. FlowerreeMaleska
Sat Oct 29, 198859DDo a floor choreJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Wed Oct 5, 198822ASwabNancy JolineMaleska
Wed Aug 10, 198812DSwabNancy JolineMaleska
Sat Nov 7, 198742AClean upWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Sep 18, 198727AThick head of hairJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sun Jun 7, 1987117DUnruly locksJohn R. ProsserMaleska
Tue Jun 2, 198755DGob's swabEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Nov 9, 198545AUnruly mass of hairYurie HoriguchiMaleska
Wed Jan 4, 198459DClean a spillWilliam CanineMaleska
Sun Jul 24, 198335DMass of hairStanley GlassMaleska
Wed Apr 27, 198334ADo a floor choreBert RosenfieldMaleska
Thu Aug 19, 198258DTangled hairMorton BraunMaleska
Sat Feb 20, 19821DItem wielded by a charBert RosenfieldMaleska
Mon Dec 14, 19814DSwabN. M. MeyerMaleska
Fri Aug 29, 198066ADeck cleanerAlbert E. LytleMaleska
Tue Aug 12, 198058DSwabJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wed Aug 6, 198062DDry ___ (duster)A. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Oct 21, 197955ASwabDavid J. Pohl and John M. SamsonMaleska
Wed Jun 21, 197859DSwabA. J. SantoraMaleska
Mon Mar 27, 19781DThick mass of hairGrace FabbroniMaleska
Sun Jan 16, 197785ACertain head of hairJordan S. LasherWeng
Sun Jan 9, 197744ASwabStanley A. KurzbanWeng
Fri May 7, 19761DSwabJordan S. LasherWeng
Fri Mar 26, 197646DCleaner's toolGeorge MadridWeng
Fri Nov 28, 197558DUnruly hairTap OsbornWeng
Sun Jun 8, 197526AHair quantityAlfio MicciWeng
Sat Apr 19, 19759DUnruly hairJoseph LaFauciWeng
Mon Aug 12, 197453DClean the floorElaine D. SchorrWeng
Tue Jul 23, 197460DSwabEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
Sun Jun 24, 197314DSailor's swabEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Wed Aug 23, 197231DSwabUnknownWeng
Mon Jul 17, 197235ATangled massUnknownWeng
Fri Mar 3, 197226ASwabUnknownWeng
Sat Dec 25, 197121DFloor implementUnknownWeng
Wed Oct 27, 197142AUnruly hairUnknownWeng
Sun Jun 13, 19713DJanitor's needThomas W. SchierWeng
Sat Apr 10, 197142DSwabUnknownWeng
Sun Nov 29, 19705DMass of hairGladys V. MillerWeng
Mon Nov 24, 196966DCleaning implement.UnknownWeng
Thu Oct 16, 196959DUnruly hair.UnknownWeng
Wed Sep 25, 19681DDry ___ (duster).UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 14, 19685AHair style.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 9, 196867DFloor cleaner.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 2, 1967106DClean (up).A. J. SantoraFarrar
Wed Jun 23, 196524DHousehold implement.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 13, 196431AClean (up).UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 24, 196221DCleaner.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 25, 196258DClean (up).UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 1, 196228AClean (up).UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 4, 196135DSwab.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 1, 196128ACharwoman's item.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 20, 1959115ATangle of hair.John F. ByrneFarrar
Sun Oct 11, 1959118DSwabber.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Feb 1, 195975AUnruly tresses.Harold T. BersFarrar
Mon Jan 5, 195944DSwab.Ann GerlachFarrar
Sun Sep 7, 195878DChar's equipment.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Mon Dec 30, 195748ADeck cleaner.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 5, 195710DCleaning implement.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 28, 195720A___ up (finish).UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 5, 19564DHousehold article.S. A. KayFarrar
Fri Feb 11, 195523DFloor cleaner.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Mon Jun 16, 195263DHousehold implement.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 30, 1951129DUnruly hair.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Thu May 10, 195158AA thick head of hair.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Sun Nov 26, 1950106AThick mass.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sat Sep 16, 195050ADevice for cleaning floors.Margaret P. FarrarFarrar
Sun Mar 27, 1949123ASwab.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Oct 28, 194530DFloor-cleaning device.L. K. PetersFarrar