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172 Results for NEXT

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, February 22, 201721ACall from a counterKyle Dolan
Saturday, April 30, 201611DAlmost up (2)Mark Diehl
Saturday, November 14, 201518AFollowing (3)Kameron Austin Collins
Tuesday, October 20, 201534ACall from behind the deli counterSam Buchbinder
Friday, June 12, 201514DQueue word?David Steinberg
Tuesday, June 2, 201519ACry at a deli counterBruce Haight
Thursday, March 26, 201558DStart of many a TV teaserByron Walden
Tuesday, October 28, 201448DCall at a deli counterAndrea Carla Michaels
Wednesday, April 16, 201473ACry at a deliMichael Dewey
Tuesday, April 1, 201436AQueue cue (2)Andrew Reynolds
Wednesday, May 29, 201353AWith "in" and 41-Down, heir to the throneGary Cee
Sunday, March 24, 201352DService call?Dan Schoenholz
Sunday, November 25, 2012121A"What ___?" (2)Jeff Chen
Saturday, May 5, 201241D"What ___?" (2)Ned White
Sunday, April 15, 2012135DCashier's cry (2)Kevin G. Der
Friday, October 7, 201164ACompany founded by 57-AcrossKevin G. Der
Wednesday, January 27, 20103DOn deck (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Saturday, October 17, 200942ASoon to be upChuck Deodene
Tuesday, August 25, 200936DBarbershop call (4)Bob Johnson
Wednesday, April 8, 200919A"Step right up!"Joey Weissbrot
Tuesday, January 13, 200971ADeli queue callDaniel Kantor and Jay Kaskel
Monday, November 3, 200855AAnnouncement for the head of a queueSusan Gelfand
Thursday, May 1, 200840ACry at a doctor's officeJim Leeds
Monday, July 16, 200773ABarber's call (3)Elizabeth A. Long
Monday, May 7, 20078DCry at a motor vehicle bureauJanet Bender
Tuesday, April 24, 200710DBarber's call (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, June 26, 200673ABoy ___ doorRandy Sowell
Tuesday, February 7, 200613DWhat one at the head of a line likes to hearElizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, January 31, 200660DCall in a bakery (2)Patrick Merrell
Thursday, January 12, 200664ACall at a deliKyle Mahowald
Wednesday, October 12, 200541DCounter callPaul Guttormsson
Tuesday, August 30, 200521DQueue cue (2)Leonard Williams
Sunday, July 3, 200537DBarber shop call (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, January 23, 200571DOn deck (2)Joe DiPietro
Saturday, July 24, 200423ALeading the queueDana Motley
Tuesday, April 6, 200417ACall in a bakery (2)Tony Orbach
Wednesday, March 5, 20033DWaiting room call (3)Tyler Hinman
Thursday, August 15, 200254DVaccinator's callManny Nosowsky
Sunday, May 5, 200254ACasting director's dismissalPatrick Berry
Monday, March 11, 200217ABarbershop call (4)Peter Gordon
Sunday, February 10, 200257AAt the front of the lineHarvey Estes & Nancy Salomon
Monday, November 26, 200158DCashier's cry (2)Bette Sue Cohen
Monday, September 17, 200162AWaiting room call (3)Peter Gordon
Friday, May 4, 20012DShout at an open callElizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, January 30, 200169ACry at a bakeryDavid J. Kahn
Saturday, June 24, 200016ACustom officer's cryNancy Joline
Friday, April 28, 200032AShout to waitersJoe DiPietro
Tuesday, April 11, 200059DDoctor's office callNancy Salomon and Sherry O. Blackard
Thursday, March 9, 200060ARight afterMyles Callum
Tuesday, November 30, 199941ABarbershop call (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, July 26, 199950DBarber's cry (2)M. Francis Vuolo
Monday, March 1, 199948ACry at the doctor's officeEd Early
Friday, October 9, 199853DFollowing (3)Cathy Millhauser
Sunday, April 19, 1998116ASucceedingRich Norris
Wednesday, March 11, 199857DCry to the queueBette Sue Cohen
Saturday, November 22, 19979DFollowing (3)Matt Gaffney
Wednesday, September 24, 199730DWaiting room call (3)Wayne Robert Williams
Wednesday, August 6, 199749DBakery callRich Norris
Wednesday, April 10, 199653ABarber's cry (2)M. Lees
Wednesday, January 3, 199631DWaiting room wordW.R. Williams
Wednesday, August 3, 19944DBarber's call (3)Richard Thomas
Sunday, June 26, 199460DContiguousNancy Nicholson Joline
Thursday, June 9, 199466AAlmost up (2)Charles B. Waffell
Tuesday, February 15, 199436ADeli cryJonathan Schmatzbach

3 results for NEXT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
July 16, 2006diagramless52A"What ___?"Byron Walden
September 12, 2004diagramless42DIt's heard in the doctor's officeBrendan Emmett Quigley
May 13, 2001diagramless19ACashier's cryPeter Gordon

105 results for NEXT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tuesday, February 2, 199335ABarber's callMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Sunday, December 20, 19923DBarber's callJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Thursday, August 27, 199271AProximateManny NosowskyMaleska
Monday, August 24, 199254DBarber's callWalter CovellMaleska
Tuesday, August 18, 199249DBarber's callWayne Hall-EastmanMaleska
Sunday, August 9, 199224AQueue cueS. E. BookerMaleska
Friday, July 17, 199230DAdjacentNorma SteinbergMaleska
Wednesday, February 19, 199268AShoe polisher's callThomas W. SchierMaleska
Friday, January 17, 199253DBarbershop shoutI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Monday, November 4, 199119ABarber's crySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, July 20, 199065ATonsor's cryJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sunday, December 10, 198944DCall at a deli counterJim PageMaleska
Thursday, January 12, 19892DBarber's callAlfio MicciMaleska
Friday, August 5, 198865ABarber's callWilson McBeathMaleska
Saturday, June 28, 19862DSucceedingBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Sunday, June 15, 198679AProximateRichard SilvestriMaleska
Monday, December 30, 19852DBarber's callSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, August 25, 19851DBesideHarold B. CountsMaleska
Wednesday, March 20, 198562DCall to a queueLois SidwayMaleska
Monday, February 18, 198556DEnsuingVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Tuesday, May 29, 198413DProximateTangrediMaleska
Wednesday, October 19, 198370AFollowingWilliam CanineMaleska
Monday, October 10, 198336AComing upShirley SolowayMaleska
Monday, August 8, 198361AThe one that followsDanielsMaleska
Wednesday, April 28, 198268ASequentBette Sue CohenMaleska
Tuesday, February 2, 198230DImmediately followingLazerMaleska
Wednesday, January 13, 198271ABarber's callC. J. AngioMaleska
Thursday, November 22, 197945DBarber's callJordan S. LasherMaleska
Saturday, March 24, 197913DBaldwin's "The Fire ___ Time"Jean ReedMaleska
Saturday, March 3, 19793DUpcomingWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, November 19, 19783DAdjacentMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Friday, November 10, 197814AEnsuingJordan S. LasherMaleska
Thursday, July 6, 197816A"Who's ___, please?"Grace FabbroniMaleska
Wednesday, February 15, 197848AClosestJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, July 7, 197764ABarber's questionAllan BlackmanMaleska
Wednesday, December 29, 197636A___ to nothing (minimal)Hallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Friday, December 3, 197657DTeller's wordGeorge RaventosWeng
Tuesday, November 2, 19763DBarber's wordHugh McElroyWeng
Thursday, August 26, 197674AWaiting-room wordJean J. DavisonWeng
Sunday, February 29, 197663ABarber's cryAlfio MicciWeng
Wednesday, August 6, 197513D___ of kinSidney NelsonWeng
Wednesday, July 23, 19757DSubsequentWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sunday, April 13, 197562ABarber's refrainBob LubbersWeng
Sunday, April 6, 197596DClosest toAnne FoxWeng
Saturday, April 5, 19752DBarbershop callDavid CrosattoWeng
Tuesday, November 6, 197316AReceptionist's wordUnknownWeng
Monday, April 23, 197361AFollowingUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 8, 1973106ABox-office wordRonald HirschfeldWeng
Thursday, January 11, 197352A___ of kinUnknownWeng
Thursday, December 7, 197241AAdjacent toUnknownWeng
Sunday, September 10, 197239ABarber's callThomas W. SchierWeng
Monday, October 11, 197120DUpcomingUnknownWeng
Friday, June 4, 197154ACounterman's callUnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 15, 197056AEnsuingUnknownWeng
Sunday, August 30, 197066ATonsorial callAnne FoxWeng
Thursday, August 27, 197036DBarber's summonsUnknownWeng
Friday, June 19, 197015ABarber's callUnknownWeng
Thursday, March 5, 197030DBarber's callUnknownWeng
Wednesday, February 11, 197069ANearestArthur SchulmanWeng
Tuesday, June 17, 196914AUpcoming.UnknownWeng
Thursday, December 12, 196813DBarber's word.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 10, 196856DUpcoming.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 2, 196862ABeside.W. E. JonesFarrar
Friday, March 29, 196836DBarbershop word.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 10, 19683DNearest.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Saturday, January 13, 196853DAdjacent.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 3, 196745DClosest.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, November 30, 19667DNearest to.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 5, 196631DBarber's call.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 26, 196567AProximate.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 5, 196430DSubsequently.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 25, 196311DFollowing.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 6, 196327DNearest to.W. E. JonesFarrar
Friday, November 1, 196361AFollowing.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 5, 196363ABeside.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 25, 196315ABeside.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 19, 196360ABarber's call.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thursday, January 17, 196347DContiguous.John ByrneFarrar
Monday, April 30, 196262AAdjoining.Helen FasuloFarrar
Wednesday, January 10, 196249AAdjoining.Charles CrossFarrar
Thursday, November 2, 196116ANearest to.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 1, 196137DNearest in place or position.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 26, 196158AAdjacent.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 2, 196055DNearest to.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 18, 195954DBeside.W. E. JonesFarrar
Friday, October 24, 195835DNearest.Helen BernardFarrar
Saturday, July 12, 195867AOn the first occasion to come.Roberta MorseFarrar
Thursday, January 9, 195848DFollowing immediately.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Thursday, May 30, 195763ARight after.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, April 26, 195745ABeside.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, March 29, 195721DBeside.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Monday, September 17, 195665ANearest to.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, May 13, 195637ANearest to.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Saturday, November 26, 195572ABarber's cry.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 28, 195586DBarber's cry.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thursday, January 6, 195527AAdjoining.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 20, 195443ANearest to.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, November 14, 195432ANearest to.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, September 3, 195442DEnsuing.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thursday, March 18, 195464AFollowing in order.S. A. KayFarrar
Tuesday, September 22, 195369AReceptionist's word.Bernice GordonFarrar
Wednesday, December 26, 19517DClosest.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 16, 195119DBarber's summons.Charles CrossFarrar
Monday, July 23, 195142ABarber's word.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 29, 194931DClosest.Alice H. CookFarrar

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