It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Safari, Firefox, or Edge for best results.

Find clues or match patterns

See all the clues for any answer word, or all answers that match a specified pattern

Pattern matching options:
Sort items:
Answer length:
Enter a word or pattern:

Support XWord Info today

Access this site for a full year:

  1. Select your level
  2. Choose how to pay

Learn about support levels.

$50 — Angel

Full access + download

$20 — Regular User

Full access, limited Finder

$10 — Casual User

Students & seniors

89 results for NONCE

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

DateGridClueAuthor
2DSpecific occasionDavid Steinberg
51DTime being (7)Peter Gordon
12DPresent occasion (4)Gary Cee
20DPresent (5)Robert H. Wolfe
13DPresent (5)David Quarfoot
6APresent (5)Frederick J. Healy
38ATime being (7)Joe DiPietro
72AParticular purposeMike Nothnagel
3DTime being (7)Rich Norris
17AFor the ___ (2)Manny Nosowsky
28DPresent occasion (4)Brendan Emmett Quigley
96DPresent occasion (4)Alan Arbesfeld
1APresent occasion (4)Dana Motley
48AImmediate occasionPatrick Berry
53ATime being (7)Mitch Komro
12DTime being (7)Sidney L. Robbins (1909-97)
69DTime being (7)Mike Shenk
33DPresent (5)William Bernhardt
52APresent (5)Matt Gaffney
51DKind of wordM. Nosowsky
97AThe time beingD.J. Kahn
16ATime being (7)Rich Norris
53DFor the _____ (2)Bryant White

1 result for NONCE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jul 30, 2006cryptic9DFan on ceiling holds for the moment (5)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

65 results for NONCE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
27DTime beingLois SidwayTaub
60APresent purposeNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
60AThe one occasionAlbert J. KlausMaleska
47DThe time beingJanet R. BenderMaleska
41APresent timeAlfio MicciMaleska
26DPresentBert H. KruseMaleska
18APresentDaniel GirardiMaleska
56DFor the ___ (now)Calista LuminatiMaleska
140APresent occasionShirley SolowayMaleska
12D___ wordEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
67DThe time beingGloria EvansMaleska
62DTime beingRobert H. WolfeMaleska
119DKind of wordWilliam J. YskampMaleska
17APresent occasionJesse RoarkeMaleska
64A___ word, coined for single useReidMaleska
46DThe time beingBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
36AMomentA. J. SantoraMaleska
33A___ word (coinage of a sort)HassingerMaleska
90DPresent occasionJack LuzzattoMaleska
121DKind of wordMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
55AFor the ___ (temporarily)JohnsonMaleska
26DPresent occasionHenry HookMaleska
21AFor the ___Bert BeamanWeng
47APresent occasionBert H. KruseWeng
55APresent occasionMaura B. JacobsonWeng
59APresent occasionVirginia ButlerWeng
64DFor the ___ (now)Anne FoxWeng
56DPresent occasionHerb L. RisteenWeng
29DParticular occasionLeonard SussmanWeng
31DPresent occasionElizabeth M. QuackenbushWeng
30DPresent occasionUnknownWeng
34DPresentUnknownWeng
11DPresent occasionUnknownWeng
111DTime-beingMartha DeWittWeng
29DPresentUnknownWeng
32DTime being.UnknownWeng
44ATime being.UnknownFarrar
64AFor the ___.UnknownFarrar
19AParticular occasion.UnknownFarrar
26APresent time or occasion.UnknownFarrar
63AFor the ___.UnknownFarrar
12DTime being.Will WengFarrar
34AFor the ___.UnknownFarrar
70DTime being.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
47DPresent time.UnknownFarrar
64AFor the ___ (temporarily).UnknownFarrar
60ATime being.UnknownFarrar
76ATime being.H. L. RisteenFarrar
43AFor the ___.W. E. JonesFarrar
29DFor the ___ (temporarily).Madeline CorseFarrar
23DTime being.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
18DTime being.Walt ClarkFarrar
129ATime being.H. L. RisteenFarrar
22APresent time.Thomas MeekinFarrar
19DPresent occasion.Ralph AndersonFarrar
51DTime being.Roberta MorseFarrar
55AThe present occasion.Albert BlumFarrar
12DTime being.George HendersonFarrar
23DThe moment.Harold T. BersFarrar
6DPresent.UnknownFarrar
49DThe particular occasion.UnknownFarrar
53DParticular occasion; for the ___.Alice H. CookFarrar
14DFor the time being.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
87DTime being.Willard N. JordanFarrar
59APresent time.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar