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98 results for NITRO

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Nov 6, 20178DThe "N" of TNTMax Lauring and Benjamin Lauring
Sun Nov 6, 20168DIt blows things up, in briefJoe DiPietro
Sun Aug 16, 201593DFunny-car fuel, informallyDon Gagliardo and Zhouqin Burnikel
Wed Jun 24, 201516ABig bang material, informallyIan Livengood and J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Tue Feb 3, 201519AT*TJoe Krozel
Thu Jul 4, 201351DOnetime Dodge S.U.V.Barry Franklin and Sara Kaplan
Wed Apr 3, 201327DDynamite component, brieflyGary Cee
Thu Nov 10, 201152D"Explosive" roller coaster at Six Flags Great AdventureTim Croce
Sun Oct 9, 201156DDrag-racing fuelBrendan Emmett Quigley
Mon May 16, 201119AExplosive liquid, for shortIan Livengood
Sun Mar 20, 201147DDodge S.U.V.Brendan Emmett Quigley
Mon May 31, 20104DExplosive compound, in briefOliver Hill
Thu May 20, 201036AExplosive stuffJim Hilger
Tue Oct 27, 200964AExplosive (2)Chuck Deodene
Thu May 24, 20077DThe N in blastingPatrick Merrell
Sun May 7, 20067DAngina treatment, for shortTrip Payne
Wed Nov 16, 200551DFunny-car fuel (4)Philip Thomson
Sun Sep 18, 200539DExplosion maker (2)Joe DiPietro
Sun Nov 14, 200496DHot rod propellant (2)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Wed Oct 13, 200414AFunny cars might burn itPatrick Merrell
Sun Nov 10, 200229APart of TNT (2)Cathy Millhauser
Mon Sep 16, 200260ABig bang makerRoy Leban
Tue May 28, 200246DExplosion maker (2)Ed Early
Mon Jan 28, 200262AFunny-car fuel (4)Sarah Keller
Fri Dec 14, 200133DHot rod propellant (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Oct 19, 200127ADynamite constituentJoe DiPietro
Thu Apr 20, 200018ARocket fuel ingredient, for short (2)Nelson Hardy
Tue Jan 25, 200051APart of TNT (2)William S. Cotter
Thu Jan 6, 20001DFunny-car fuel (4)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Wed Dec 15, 199927DPrefix with glycerineEthan Cooper
Sun Oct 3, 199986DDynamite component, for shortFred Piscop
Thu Aug 5, 199952AFunny-car fuel (4)A. J. Santora
Sun Dec 6, 19982DRocket fuel ingredient, for short (2)Marjorie Richter
Mon Oct 13, 199741DExplosive, informallyGregory E. Paul
Wed Apr 16, 199716AIt makes quite a bangBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Jul 2, 199622ANO2 (chemical)S. Cohen
Mon Dec 25, 199554DExplosive (2)Sidney L. Robbins
Wed Aug 23, 199532DDemolitionist's supplyJonathan Schmatzbach
Sun Mar 12, 199528AExplosive liquidCharles M. Deber

1 result for NITRO from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Aug 7, 2011diagramless62DTNT componentMike Nothnagel

58 results for NITRO from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Oct 3, 199370DPart of TNTWarren W. ReichTaub
Thu Jul 15, 199354DTNT partC. McInerneyMaleska
Sun Mar 14, 199360DExplosive, for shortErnie FurtadoMaleska
Thu Nov 28, 199117APart of TNTJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun May 5, 199155DKin of TNTA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Jun 24, 199056DPeteman's purchaseJack R. HarnesMaleska
Tue Nov 29, 19888DPeteman's materialWhittenMaleska
Mon Aug 8, 198844DExplosive, for shortElaine GeorgeMaleska
Sat Mar 19, 198818DAn explosiveNancy JolineMaleska
Sun Nov 23, 1986101APeteman's materialNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Sat Nov 30, 198530ATNT ingredientEli WesoffMaleska
Fri Nov 29, 198557AAn explosive, for shortHarold B. CountsMaleska
Tue Aug 6, 198518AExplosive liq.Shirley SolowayMaleska
Tue Feb 12, 198555DExplosive, for shortGayle DeanMaleska
Wed Jun 20, 198416APeteman's materialFrank GearyMaleska
Tue Apr 17, 198463APart of TNTJames R. BurnsMaleska
Sat Feb 11, 198417A___ powder (explosive)Jim PageMaleska
Sat May 28, 198343DAn explosive, for shortErnst TheimerMaleska
Wed Jan 26, 198361APart of TNTJoy L. WoukMaleska
Fri Nov 27, 198121DPart of TNTBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Sun Oct 4, 1981124DPart of TNTJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun Jul 26, 198145DTNT ingredientMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sat Apr 4, 198142DPart of TNTGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
Tue Dec 23, 198041APeteman's purchaseI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Tue Oct 21, 198049APeteman's purchaseHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Fri Nov 9, 197958DExplosive, for shortA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thu Dec 28, 197866APart of TNTKathryn RighterMaleska
Fri Feb 24, 197852AExplosive, for shortStephanie SpadacciniMaleska
Sat Feb 11, 197829DPart of TNTWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Nov 14, 197730APart of TNTRickertMaleska
Mon Aug 8, 19773DKind of glycerineBernsteinMaleska
Sat Aug 16, 197560APrefix for glycerinManny MillerWeng
Thu Jun 12, 197523APart of TNTAnthony B. CanningWeng
Sun Feb 23, 1975121APart of 74 AcrossBert BeamanWeng
Mon Mar 11, 197415APart of TNTSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Fri Oct 19, 197349DExplosiveUnknownWeng
Thu May 31, 197350DExplosive, for shortUnknownWeng
Sun Jan 14, 1973104AExplosive, for shortWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Fri Jan 7, 197219DExplosive, for shortUnknownWeng
Sun Mar 29, 197085DExplosive, for shortArnold MossWeng
Mon Jul 8, 196818AExplosive: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 16, 19684DExplosive.Hume CraftFarrar
Sun Mar 3, 1968123DExplosive.Will WengFarrar
Fri Feb 10, 196748AChemical prefix.Manny MillerFarrar
Fri Mar 19, 196560AExplosive, for short.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 18, 196560AExplosive, for short.UnknownFarrar
Fri Apr 5, 196349APart of TNT.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 14, 196249APart of TNT.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 9, 196238AExplosive, for short.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Sun Nov 25, 196246DExplosive, for short.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thu Mar 8, 196244AChemical term.Annamarie LobbFarrar
Wed Mar 2, 196064APrefix in chemistry.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 8, 195849DCombining form in chemistry.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun Jul 17, 195582AHigh explosive, for short.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Oct 22, 195018AExplosive powder.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Sat Oct 7, 195027DThe N in TNT.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 8, 194878AExplosive powder.R. ShoemakerFarrar
Sun Mar 16, 194773AGuncotton: Colloq.P. J. LamannaFarrar