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187 results for MOT

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Jun 12, 201825ABon ___ (witty remark)Samuel A. Donaldson and Tracy Gray
Mon May 28, 201824ABon ___ (clever remark) (2)Alex Eaton-Salners
Sun May 27, 201868DWitty zingerAndrew Chaikin
Fri Sep 29, 201714AZinger (5)Damon Gulczynski
Tue Mar 14, 20178DBon ___ (witticism) (6)Damon J. Gulczynski
Wed Oct 26, 201635AVerbal zingerScott Yut
Wed Jun 22, 201649AWitty rejoinderFred Piscop
Sun Feb 21, 2016108DVocabulaire entryPatrick Berry
Thu Jan 28, 201612DMonsieur Marceau spoke the only one in all of Mel Brooks's "Silent Movie"Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Jul 4, 201510AZinger (5)Sam Ezersky
Sat Mar 21, 201542ABon ___ (7)Frederick J. Healy
Sat Aug 24, 201324AVerbal gem (2)Frederick J. Healy
Tue Jul 9, 20133DWitty remarkKurt Krauss
Sun Jun 30, 201346ABon ___ (7)Alex Vratsanos and Jeff Chen
Thu Jun 6, 201371AClever comment (3)James Tuttle
Mon Nov 19, 201244ABon ___ (witticism) (6)Paul Guttormsson
Wed Sep 19, 201241ADictionnaire entry (2)Michael Shteyman
Sun Jun 17, 2012112DWitticism (4)Kyle T. Dolan
Thu Feb 16, 201226DVocabulaire partJim Page
Sat Apr 16, 201129APart of une phraseRobert H. Wolfe
Sun Feb 20, 201131DWitty sayingElizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Apr 21, 201046AWord for word? (2)Peter A. Collins
Sun Mar 7, 201092ADictionnaire entry (2)Tony Orbach and Patrick Blindauer
Fri Jan 1, 201028DZinger (5)Brad Wilber
Mon Jun 1, 200946DBon ___ (clever remark) (2)John Farmer
Wed Jan 2, 200830AEpigram (2)Patrick Blindauer
Sun Jun 17, 200790ABon ___ (7)Tony Orbach & Patrick Blindauer
Mon Oct 30, 200660DBon ___ (witticism) (6)Nancy Salomon
Mon Oct 16, 200657DBon ___ (witticism) (6)Paula Gamache
Tue May 2, 200642DClever comment (3)Peter A. Collins
Mon May 1, 200650ABon ___ (witticism) (6)Mike Torch
Sun May 15, 200512DQuotable remarkPatrick Berry
Fri Oct 22, 200449DQuotable quotePatrick Berry
Sun May 23, 200433DClever comment (3)Deb Amlen and Nancy Salomon
Tue Sep 16, 20033DBon ___ (7)Michael Doran
Fri May 23, 200335AWord for the wise?Dave Tuller
Thu Dec 5, 200245AVerbal jewelJoe DiPietro
Mon Nov 25, 200267DBon ___ (witticism) (6)Randall J. Hartman
Wed Jul 24, 200259ABon ___ (7)Eric Berlin
Thu Dec 27, 200159DPithy commentPatrick Berry
Fri Oct 19, 200134AVerbal gem (2)Joe DiPietro
Sun Sep 3, 200014ABit of clevernessDavid J. Kahn
Fri Feb 11, 200034DBon ___ (7)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Nov 11, 19991DWord for word? (2)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Sun May 23, 1999104DBit of reparteeHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Sun May 17, 19986DZinger (5)David J. Kahn and Hillary B. Kahn
Thu Apr 24, 199718ABon ___ (7)David J. Kahn
Sun Dec 22, 199618DEpigram (2)F. Hansen
Wed Jun 21, 199557AWitticism (4)Dorothea E. Shipp
Tue Nov 22, 199442AWitticism (4)Wayne Robert Williams
Sun Oct 23, 199440AWitticism (4)Cathy Millhauser
Thu Jul 7, 199442AZinger (5)Ed Early
Tue Mar 22, 19941DWord on the OiseStephanie Spadaccini

5 results for MOT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Nov 18, 2018panda22AJust a ___ (very short speaking allowance in France)Erik Agard
Mar 4, 2012diagramless40ABon ___Mike Nothnagel
Mar 12, 2006diagramless36DWitticismByron Walden
Aug 31, 2003diagramless2DBon ___ (clever remark)Trip Payne
Jul 11, 1999diagramless10DAmusing remarkPatrick Berry

129 results for MOT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Oct 14, 199318DBon ___Nancy JolineTaub
Tue Jun 15, 199336DBon ___ (witticism)Peter GordonMaleska
Fri Jan 8, 199311ABit of witEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Jan 18, 199246AWord from MarceauMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Sun Nov 24, 1991106DPithy remarkJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Sun Oct 27, 199198AWitticismMary M. MurdochMaleska
Sat Aug 10, 199159DPithy remarkKevin BoyleMaleska
Sun Jun 23, 1991115DPithy sayingVictoria and Alex F. BlackMaleska
Sat Mar 23, 199134AWitticismKenneth WitteMaleska
Fri Jun 1, 199065AWitticismMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Tue Feb 13, 19904DBon ___ (witticism)Arthur W. PalmerMaleska
Wed Nov 1, 198921DBon ___ (witticism)Norma SteinbergMaleska
Sun Dec 11, 198871AWitticismMel TaubMaleska
Mon Mar 7, 198856AQuipLouis SabinMaleska
Tue Oct 13, 19878DPithy remarkR. S. JonesMaleska
Tue Sep 22, 198710DQuipFrances HansenMaleska
Sun Apr 6, 198650AWitticismJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Sun Nov 18, 198491DWitticismGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
Thu May 24, 198439DPithy sayingAlfio MicciMaleska
Tue Dec 13, 198364DWitticismJanis HellerMaleska
Sun Dec 11, 198381AWitty sayingBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wed Apr 13, 198363DWitty remarkEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Mar 27, 19833DWitty sayingBernice GordonMaleska
Sun Mar 6, 198325APithy bit of witRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Thu Dec 16, 19828DBon ___A. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Sep 12, 198230AWitticismBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Sun Dec 6, 198171ABon followerBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sun Nov 8, 1981121AWitty remarkMargaret RigbyMaleska
Sun Jun 7, 198129ABright sayingE.T.M.Maleska
Wed Apr 15, 198122DBit of witEli WesoffMaleska
Wed Feb 18, 198157AWitty remarkGene StoneMaleska
Sun Mar 18, 197952AWitticismDavid J. Pohl & John M. SamsonMaleska
Wed Nov 8, 197821DWitticismMeislerMaleska
Thu Jul 6, 197835DPithy remarkGrace FabbroniMaleska
Fri Jan 6, 197857DWitticismAdelyn LewisMaleska
Fri Dec 9, 197736APithy sayingWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Nov 7, 197722DSaw of a sortJamesMaleska
Fri Jul 8, 197747AWitticismYoungMaleska
Mon May 9, 197734DBright sayingEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Fri Apr 15, 197759DWisecrackJack LuzzattoMaleska
Sun May 9, 197616AWitticismHerb RisteenWeng
Mon Aug 11, 19754DWitticismHerb L. RisteenWeng
Sat May 31, 197527DClever remarkJack LuzzattoWeng
Wed Jan 15, 197522A___ justeElaine D. SchorrWeng
Sat Dec 21, 197436DBon ___Sara V. TuckermanWeng
Fri Dec 13, 197449AClever commentJim PlacknerWeng
Sun Apr 7, 197436A___ justeDorothea ShippWeng
Sat Apr 6, 197440DPithy remarkHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Mon Mar 4, 197451DClever remarkRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Thu Nov 8, 197348AAppropriate expression, with 52 AcrossUnknownWeng
Wed Aug 1, 197336DWitticismUnknownWeng
Tue Jul 31, 197329AWitticismUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 20, 197335AWitty rejoinderUnknownWeng
Fri Mar 9, 197330DWord, in ParisUnknownWeng
Tue Dec 26, 197232DBon ___UnknownWeng
Mon Oct 9, 197257DWitticismUnknownWeng
Sun May 14, 197235AWitty remarkEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Fri Oct 22, 197123AWitty remarkUnknownWeng
Sat Sep 18, 197159DFlash of witUnknownWeng
Tue Aug 10, 197133AClever remarkUnknownWeng
Wed Jan 27, 197164DBon ___UnknownWeng
Sat Nov 7, 19703DQuipUnknownWeng
Wed Jul 15, 197024DSallyUnknownWeng
Tue Jun 23, 197059DSmart remarkUnknownWeng
Mon Jun 8, 19707DWitticismUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 24, 197039DQuipUnknownWeng
Sat May 31, 196935DBon ___.Arthur SchulmanWeng
Sun Aug 4, 1968139DWitticismThreba JohnsonFarrar
Wed Oct 25, 19678DWitticism.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 19, 196747AClever saying.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sun Jan 22, 196710AClever remark.Barbara GolubFarrar
Mon Nov 28, 196642DWitty remark.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 1, 196654DWitty remark.UnknownFarrar
Sat Mar 26, 196660DBon ___.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thu Sep 16, 196525DWitty saying.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 4, 196564DWitticism.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Jun 6, 196580ASally.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Mon Mar 1, 196519ASmart saying.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 21, 196564DPithy saying.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Tue Feb 16, 196534AQuip.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 26, 19645DQuip.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 4, 196422AWitticism.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 30, 19638DClever remark.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Fri Oct 18, 196358AWitticism.Jean ReedFarrar
Thu Mar 14, 196344DClever remark.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Fri Jul 27, 196240AWitticism.Lois HillisFarrar
Fri Oct 13, 196121DClever saying.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 16, 196124AWitty saying.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 25, 1961126DWitty saying.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Wed Mar 29, 196130DPithy remark.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 19, 1961141DEpigram.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Feb 26, 196174DQuip.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Wed Feb 1, 196146AWitticism.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 21, 196067AWitticism.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sat Apr 9, 19603DBon ___.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 28, 196019AWitticism.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 7, 195943DEpigram.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 28, 195932AClever saying.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 4, 195957DPithy remark.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Fri Jun 12, 195928AWitticism.A. H. DrummondFarrar
Sun Nov 2, 1958107AWit's quip.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Aug 31, 1958136DWitticism.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Dec 29, 1957119DBright saying.Charles CrossFarrar
Wed May 1, 195747AWitticism.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wed Apr 17, 19574DWitticism.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sat Dec 1, 195657DPithy remark.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 3, 195661DBright saying.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jun 10, 195686DPithy remark.Roberta MorseFarrar
Thu Mar 8, 195614DBon ___.S. A. KayFarrar
Tue Feb 21, 195643DPithy remark.Louis SabinFarrar
Wed Jan 4, 195641ABon ___.Helen FasuloFarrar
Mon Sep 12, 195550AWitty saying.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thu Jun 30, 195562AEpigram.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sat Oct 9, 195446AWitty remark.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thu Nov 19, 195335AFelicitous quip.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 26, 195324DClever remark.George HendersonFarrar
Fri Feb 13, 195351DWitty remark.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wed Jul 16, 195218APithy saying.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 11, 1952121DWitticism.Hilda E. AllenFarrar
Mon Jan 7, 19528DWord: French.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 19, 195159DWitty remark.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 4, 195137AWitty remark.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 25, 195186AWitticism.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wed Feb 21, 195162DWitty remark.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed Nov 8, 19509DWitty saying.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 18, 194530DPithy saying.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sun Aug 26, 194513DWitty saying.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun Dec 17, 194433AWitty saying.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Aug 6, 1944121DWitticism.Jack LuzzattoFarrar