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321 results for NESTS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
54DDigs made of twigsFreddie Cheng
26AFits snugly (4)Andrew J. Ries
122AHives, e.g.Ross Trudeau
77AAviary partsJohn Guzzetta and Michael Hawkins
65ARats' placesJake Halperin
42ARats' hangoutsStu Ockman
79AFits snugly (4)Matthew Sewell
69ASticky spots?Paolo Pasco
12D*Avian digitsTimothy Polin
8ATree houses? (5)David J. Kahn
11DEgg containers (4)John Guzzetta
49ASwallows things?Sean Dobbin
52DFlight destinations? (3)Alan Arbesfeld
66AHomes for warblers and waspsBill Thompson
69AStacks, as matryoshka dollsHerre Schouwerwou
64AWhere chicks hang out?Robyn Weintraub
18DWhere many flights endSamuel A. Donaldson
23ASites for kitesDavid J. Kahn
15ABirds' homes (2)Tom Pepper
56DExterminators' targets (2)Peter A. Collins
35DFlight destinations (3)Zhouqin Burnikel and Don Gagliardo
64AEgg containers (4)Adam Prince
46DGets settledPatrick Berry
53DPlaces where talk is cheep?Tim Croce
109ATakeoff points for many test flightsRandolph Ross
125APlaces to live in the sticks?Paula Gamache
32AHomes for some coloniesBill Thompson
31DHatchlings' homes (2)Victor Fleming and Lynn Lempel
129AForest homes (2)David Levinson Wilk
8DForest homes (2)Patrick Berry
103DPlaces for some newbornsPaula Gamache
78DFits one inside anotherEd Sessa
119AHornets' homes (3)Matt Ginsberg
52DSnugglesChuck Deodene
25DHomes for 46-DownPeter A. Collins
65AFits one inside the nextJonah Kagan and Victor Fleming
67AHomes for 65-AcrossesC. W. Stewart
73AItems in a 46-Across, oftenPeter A. Collins and Joe Krozel
63AExterminators' targets (2)Allan E. Parrish
115AEgg holders (2)Jeremy Newton
18DHomes of twigsAllan E. Parrish
4DFlight destinations (3)Myles Callum
48AReturn flight destinations?Patrick Berry
95DFits (inside) (2)Henry Hook
59AGroups of spies (2)Richard Chisholm
49DEmbedsJohn Duschatko
56DSettles in (3)Peter A. Collins
50DHomes in treesC. W. Stewart
21DPlaces to roostEdward Alch
66AWasps' homesBernice Gordon
62AHatchlings' homes (2)Fred Piscop
44AEgg sitesJohn R. Conrad
51DAnimal sheltersDana Motley
36DSettles in (3)Harvey Estes
95ATree houses (5)Patrick Berry
59AEgg containers (4)Jim Hyres
17DFits snugly (4)Patrick Merrell
25DDigs with twigs?M. Francis Vuolo
64AFits together (2)Jim Hyres
1ABirds' homes (2)Kurt Mengel
56DAnts' homesSheldon Benardo
123AFits in wellFred Piscop
41ASnug retreatsPatrick Berry
13DHatching posts?Randall J. Hartman
33DEgg holders (2)Dan Reichert
41DBunting placesMichael Shteyman
47AWasp homesJim Hyres
60AHomes for families that live in the sticks?Dana Motley
13DArboreal arrayBrendan Emmett Quigley
45ATree houses? (5)Peter Gordon
56DThey may go out on a limbMichael Shteyman
66ACranes make themPeter Gordon
1AThey may be out on a limbGreg Staples
58DGroups of spies (2)Trip Payne
34AGun emplacementsChuck Deodene
8DSticky places?Mark Diehl
54DSettlesRich Norris
34DSettles downAlan Arbesfeld
35DHatching placesElizabeth C. Gorski
108DCrows' homesFred Piscop
51DHomes on highElizabeth C. Gorski
43ATermitariaWayne Robert Williams
49DRetreatsRich Norris
36DCoveysMartin Ashwood-Smith
63AHomes for hatchlingsFred Piscop
55DSettles in (3)Mark Elliot Skolsky
47DBranch headquarters? (2)Shannon Burns
21DPuts one within anotherRaymond C. Young
126ACardinal points?M. Gaffney
73AHivesR. Hartman
52DFits snugly (4)B. E. Quigley
27DFits together (2)Fred Piscop
25ACircular homesS. B. Whitten
13DBranch headquarters? (2)M. Gaffney
71A"Cheep" homes?Gregory E. Paul
68AHornets' homes (3)Gregory E. Paul
61ASnuggeriesNancy Nicholson Joline
36AFits (inside) (2)Jeremy Thomas Paine
21DThey're for the birdsBob Klahn
10DTree houses (5)Richard Hughes
31DHornets' homes (3)Janet R. Bender
6DCondor condosBob Lubbers
87DTree houses (5)Arthur S. Verdesca
66ASome homesArthur W. Palmer
3DEgg containers (4)Harvey Estes

2 results for NESTS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Sep 1, 2013diagramless54AThey're for the birdsJoel Fagliano
Aug 9, 1998diagramless10DFits (inside)Fred Piscop

214 results for NESTS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
19DRobins' residencesReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
31ASnuggeriesBernice GordonMaleska
34DSnug placesJoy L. WoukMaleska
99DFits snuglyBetty JorgensenMaleska
45DEgg holders (5)Jim PageMaleska
37DCozy placesAlbert J. KlausMaleska
34DCozy placesAlbert J. KlausMaleska
12DHatcheriesEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
43ANidiCharles E. GerschMaleska
70ARavens' havensEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
23ACozy retreatsMichael A. RampinoMaleska
16DSets of fixed boxesEli WesoffMaleska
12DHotbedsWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
29ARavens' havensCharles M. DeberMaleska
74DPreys for jaysCalista LuminatiMaleska
51AArboreal homesStanley GlassMaleska
52DRavens' havensHallMaleska
34DSettles in cozilyRobert KatzMaleska
26DHornets' homesArthur W. PalmerMaleska
51DHatching postsJoy L. WoukMaleska
3DRetreatsJoy L. WoukMaleska
14DAeriesKathryn RighterMaleska
80DHangoutsBernice GordonMaleska
67AChats' flatsPatterson PeppleMaleska
41ASnuggeriesChristopher SherwoodMaleska
91DWhat cowbirds don't buildRobert W. SturgesMaleska
31DHatching postsKenneth WitteMaleska
65ACozy placesAlbert J. KlausMaleska
67AFits one within anotherVirginia L. YatesMaleska
67ASnuggeriesMary S. SnyderMaleska
51AHatching postsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
47ACozy placesAlbert J. KlausMaleska
68ARetreatsHarold B. CountsMaleska
57AResting placesWilliam CanineMaleska
71ASnug abodesJames R. BurnsMaleska
68APads for piesHarold B. CountsMaleska
53DHoopoes' homesHickmottMaleska
32DCozy placesJohnsonMaleska
47DFits one into anotherVirginia L. YatesMaleska
46DAeries, e.g.Ernst TheimerMaleska
23AEgg depositoriesJohn GreenmanMaleska
21AHotbedsBolognese-LoMaleska
63ASnug placesPeter G. SnowMaleska
31AAeries, e.g.Kathryn RighterMaleska
22DHomes for hoopoesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
50DHauntsReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
24AHotbedsLazerMaleska
63ARetreatsWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
53DHideawaysA. J. SantoraMaleska
69AVespiariesVincent L. OsborneMaleska
31DWhat blue jays often invadeHerb L. RisteenMaleska
39DCozy spotsMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
138AHotbedsWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
59AWhat caliologists studyRobert KatzMaleska
21ARavens' havensCoppsMaleska
54DHoopoes' homesMeunierMaleska
21ACozy retreatsN. M. MeyerMaleska
144ACozy placesArnold MossMaleska
62AAeriesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
42DCozy retreatsAlfio MicciMaleska
31DHotbedsTap OsbornMaleska
31DAeriesGeorge RaventosWeng
30AFits compactly togetherHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
61ALove ___Herb L. RisteenWeng
56DRetreatsBarbara GillisWeng
55DRetreatsTom SheehanWeng
17AFits one inside anotherHenry HookWeng
13DRetreatsVirginia ButlerWeng
134ASome homesAnne FoxWeng
25AHangoutsArnold MossWeng
52DAeriesTap OsbornWeng
33DSnug placesEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
38ARetreatsBarbara GillisWeng
62ARetreatsVirginia ButlerWeng
32DCozy placesH. M. KennedyWeng
65ACuddlesSophie FiermanWeng
32DCozy placesUnknownWeng
41ARetreatsUnknownWeng
66ASnug placesUnknownWeng
22ACozy placesUnknownWeng
53DHomes of a kindUnknownWeng
46ARetreatsUnknownWeng
33DSnug placesUnknownWeng
25DSheltersUnknownWeng
32DGroups of objectsUnknownWeng
44ASets of tablesUnknownWeng
25ARefugesUnknownWeng
58AAeriesUnknownWeng
4DRetreatsUnknownWeng
39ANidologist's concernHerbert EttensonWeng
21DCozy placesUnknownWeng
116ASets of boxesEdward J. O'BrienWeng
13DBeds downUnknownWeng
50DAeriesUnknownWeng
69AAeriesUnknownWeng
54DEgg holders.UnknownWeng
140ARetreatsJohn WilligWeng
43ANidi.UnknownWeng
65ALove ___.UnknownWeng
14DSets of boxes.UnknownWeng
50DCommonly feathered items.UnknownWeng
32DHomes for fledglings.UnknownWeng
59AAeries.UnknownWeng
128ACertain homes.A. J. SantoraFarrar
54DRetreats.UnknownFarrar
66ANidi.UnknownFarrar
101AHideaways.W. E. JonesFarrar
38ACozy places.UnknownFarrar
72AWarm places.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
117AFor the birds.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
6DRetreats.Thomas E. DevlinFarrar
52DShelters.William LutwiniakFarrar
65AIncubating places.Manny MillerFarrar
69ADwellings of a kind.William LutwiniakFarrar
46ARetreats.Kathryn RighterFarrar
52DRetreats.George LaczkoFarrar
62AAeries and others.UnknownFarrar
65ASnug abodes.UnknownFarrar
23ABreeding places.UnknownFarrar
43DRookery features.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
63AHomes of a kind.UnknownFarrar
47DRetreats.UnknownFarrar
19AHideaways.Louise EarnestFarrar
20AHomes of a sort.UnknownFarrar
34DSnug retreats.UnknownFarrar
31DSnuggeries.UnknownFarrar
42DRetreats.UnknownFarrar
151AJays' homes.Hume R. CraftFarrar
5DAvian structures.UnknownFarrar
53DHennery items.UnknownFarrar
140ASoft spots.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
25ARetreats.UnknownFarrar
30ANidi.UnknownFarrar
47AHomes.Louise EarnestFarrar
60AHomes of a sort.UnknownFarrar
25DSnug abodes.UnknownFarrar
67AWasps' homes.UnknownFarrar
65AHornets’ homes.UnknownFarrar
61ARetreats.Louise EarnestFarrar
63AHotbeds.Sidney LambertFarrar
63ACozy places.Leonard SussmanFarrar
60AHomes for flycatchers.UnknownFarrar
67ACaliologist's concern.UnknownFarrar
17AAeries.UnknownFarrar
32DSnug abodes.UnknownFarrar
84DHomes.W. E. JonesFarrar
31DHomes of a sort.UnknownFarrar
31DPhoebes' homesAnna McDannellFarrar
64AAbodes.UnknownFarrar
5DNidifies.Jules ArensbergFarrar
54ASnug retreats.UnknownFarrar
6DSnug abodes.UnknownFarrar
19DRetreats.Christine ValenceFarrar
71DNidificates.Jules ArensbergFarrar
62AAeries.UnknownFarrar
13DRetreats.UnknownFarrar
43AHangouts, as of outlaws.UnknownFarrar
62ARetreats.UnknownFarrar
41ACozy abodes.UnknownFarrar
30AHornets' homes.UnknownFarrar
45ANidifies.UnknownFarrar
63ACozy retreats.Helen FasuloFarrar
13DSnug places.UnknownFarrar
36DRetreats.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
33DAeries.Harold T. BersFarrar
108DCozy retreats.Diana SessionsFarrar
33ACozy retreats.W. E. JonesFarrar
32DSwarms.Helen FasuloFarrar
28DBroods of birds.Thomas MeekinFarrar
59AAbodes.UnknownFarrar
13DResorts or haunts.UnknownFarrar
20DAvian homes.Harold T. BersFarrar
36AHatcheries.Sidney LambertFarrar
45DHaunts.H. C. CraftFarrar
43AAnts' homes.Helen FasuloFarrar
31DChinese soup ingredients.UnknownFarrar
60AOrnithologist's concern.W. E. JonesFarrar
9DHornets’ ___.Louis SabinFarrar
12DSettles snugly.UnknownFarrar
32DSiskins' homes.UnknownFarrar
138ARetreats.Helen BernardFarrar
30AHaunts.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
134AAeries.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
139ANidificates.Herbert EttensonFarrar
53AOrioles' homes.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
15DRetreats.Israel GitterFarrar
46ASpringtime constructions.Ethel Le StrangeFarrar
34DRetreats.Roberta MorseFarrar
34ACozy homes.UnknownFarrar
35ASettles down in.Louis BaronFarrar
77DSnuggeries.Alice CookFarrar
102DAbodes.Israel GitterFarrar
33DSnug shelters.UnknownFarrar
28AHideaways.UnknownFarrar
6DHens' homes.Thomas MeekinFarrar
21DBird housing.Harold T. BersFarrar
60ANutcrackers' "suites."UnknownFarrar
43ASnuggeries.S. A. KayFarrar
20ABandits' hide-outs.UnknownFarrar
35DHen house sections.UnknownFarrar
13DIngredients for a certain kind of soup.UnknownFarrar
57DCosy homes.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
86DAeries.Harold T. BersFarrar
6DArboreal homes.UnknownFarrar
32ABuilds a little home.UnknownFarrar
46AStudied by Audubon.Thomas MeekinFarrar
21DLodgings.Hilda E. AllenFarrar
131DHaunts.Louis JenkinsFarrar
31ABirds' headquarters.Louis BaronFarrar
20DIsolated ore deposits.L. K. PetersFarrar
142AHaunts.P. Joseph LamannaFarrar
63DMachine-gun ___.Howard O. SmithFarrar
125DAerial homes.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar
65AHaunts.Louis JenkinsFarrar