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232 results for NONO

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

DateGridClueAuthor
29DEating with one's elbows on the table, e.g.Trenton Charlson
15APitcher's feat, slangilyAlex Bajcz
33DOff-limits activityBrian Thomas
64A"Don't touch that, honey!"Peter A. Collins
17DTexting while driving, e.g. (3)Sam Trabucco
16AWearing red to a Chinese funeral, e.g.Andrew Zhou
55DTexting in a theater, e.g.Timothy Polin
12DTaboo thingKevin Christian
3DTaboo (15)Fred Piscop
26DTexting while driving, e.g. (3)John Lieb
34DTaboo (15)Timothy Polin
59D"Tsk, tsk" elicitorElizabeth C. Gorski
2DProscription (2)Ben Tausig
22APlaying with matches, e.g.Caleb Emmons
25DDon't do it (2)Tom McCoy
46A"That's a ___" (2)Kevin G. Der
109DTalking during a movie, e.g.Tom McCoy
80ATexting while driving, e.g. (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
68ASomething to avoidPete Muller
61DSomething you might get your hand slapped for doingAllan E. Parrish
36DIt's tabooGareth Bain
54D"What were you thinking?!"Ethan Cooper
34DIt's prohibitedKeith Talon
58ATaboo (15)Randall J. Hartman
19AIt's out of boundsGary Steinmehl
19ABurping in public, e.g.Gary Whitehead
29DIt just isn't doneTrip Payne
42ATaboo (15)Oliver Hill
39ATaboo (15)Susan Gelfand
96DInadvisable action (3)Patrick Berry
3DOff-limits itemRichard Silvestri
14APutting regular gas in a diesel engine, e.g.Patrick Berry
19ADon't (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
56DTaboo (15)Richard Chisholm
3DTaboo (15)Gene Newman
8DMoral philosophy topicGilbert H. Ludwig
21ATaboo (15)Sherry O. Blackard
55DA doofus might do itPatrick Merrell
57DTalking on a cell phone during a movie, e.g.Gregory Paul
55DDon't (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
36ARoving eyes on an exam, e.g.Randolph Ross
47AElbows on the table, e.g.Manny Nosowsky
67ASmacking one's lips while eating, e.g.Jon Delfin
65ATaboo (15)Alison D. Donald
35ACell phone ring in a theater, e.g.Randolph Ross
18ATaboo (15)Alan Arbesfeld
68AUsing metallic dishes in a microwave, e.g.Gregory E. Paul
74DSlurping at the dinner table, e.g.Elizabeth C. Gorski
53DJumping a line, e.g.Manny Nosowsky
47AInadvisable action (3)Manny Nosowsky
8DRingo Starr's "___ Song"Elizabeth C. Gorski
26DVerboten thingPeter Gordon
52DFudge, e.g., to a dieterNancy Salomon and Sherry O. Blackard
10DDessert, to a dieterMartin Ashwood-Smith
31DDessert, say, to a dieterRichard Silvestri
21AComment with a wrist-slapMartin Ashwood-Smith
58AFaux pasRandall J. Hartman
52DUnacceptable actRandy Sowell
50DEating peas with a knife, e.g.Randall J. Hartman
29DRule breakerGreg Staples
68AInadvisable action (3)Frank Longo
58AJaywalking, e.g. (2)Nancy Salomon
73AJaywalking, e.g. (2)Nancy Salomon
8DProhibitionRobert Malinow
11DForbidden thingStephanie Spadaccini
47DNaughty deedMatthew Lees
50DDouble negative?Martin Ashwood-Smith
45DProscription (2)Fran and Lou Sabin
31AForbidden fruitManny Nosowsky
40AThou-shalt-notWayne Robert Williams
54DTalking during a film, e.g.Nancy S. Ross
16ATaboo (15)Gregory E. Paul
50A"That's a ___!" (2)Nancy S. Ross
24DIt's outlawedChristopher Hurt
24DTaboo (15)Mark Elliot Skolsky
58DBanned act (2)Thomas W. Schier
25ATaboo (15)Thomas W. Schier
60DA don'tBob Klahn
41ATaboo (15)A.J. Santora
50DBanned act (2)Thomas W. Schier
59AIt's off-limitsElizabeth Gorski
54DIt’s frowned uponWalter Webb
8DTaboo (15)Gregory E. Paul
59ARingo Starr's ''_____ Song''Joy L. Wouk
20DDon't do it! (2)A.J. Santora
23AIt's forbiddenAlex K. Justin

1 result for NONO from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
May 18, 2008diagramless50DTabooJon Weems

145 results for NONO from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
64AForbidden fruitManny NosowskyTaub
13DWords to NanetteSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
56D"___, Nanette"Arthur S. VerdescaMaleska
57DSomething tabooJoel D. LafargueMaleska
63AProscriptionErnie FurtadoMaleska
25DEmphatic denialAlex K. JustinMaleska
117D"___, Nanette"Rosalind PavaneMaleska
56DDouble negativeMary S. SnyderMaleska
15AIllegalityLois SidwayMaleska
18DTabooPeter SwiftMaleska
45ASomething forbiddenPeter SwiftMaleska
28AComposer Luigi ___Sandy GrafMaleska
2DWhat a censor nixesWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
2DSomething forbiddenFrank MiceliMaleska
38DItem on a censor's hit listA. J. SantoraMaleska
65DAdvice to NanetteVictoria Black and Alex F. BlackMaleska
66DMinor prohibitionWill WengMaleska
23DActress Clare ___A. J. SantoraMaleska
15AWords to NanetteReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
33D"___, Nanette"Virginia L. YatesMaleska
32ANanette precedersBert RosenfieldMaleska
49D"___, Nanette"Judson G. TrentMaleska
3DReprimand to totsElaine GeorgeMaleska
17ADouble negativeMary C. WhittenMaleska
82ATaboo wordJoy L. WoukMaleska
37DTaboo wordsTom W. UnderhillMaleska
60DWords to NanetteMary M. MurdochMaleska
36DBanned actJudson G. TrentMaleska
66ANursemaid's words, oftenPeter SwiftMaleska
112DCensored itemRobert KatzMaleska
54DA sinsationShirley SolowayMaleska
57ACensored itemTerry HealyMaleska
46ANursemaid's words, oftenPeter SwiftMaleska
35DTot's tabooNancy McCarthyMaleska
66AVerboten itemRobert KatzMaleska
47A"___, Nanette"Christy RidleyMaleska
7DTaboo word on TVLois SidwayMaleska
54DTaboo of a sortEli WesoffMaleska
37DWords to NanetteSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
55DForbidden itemJohn GreenmanMaleska
58AWarning to NanetteShirley SolowayMaleska
67ANixed itemEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
69AThis makes a censor tenserH. M. KennedyMaleska
40AAny tabooed word on TVA. J. SantoraMaleska
48DAdmonition to NanetteNewellMaleska
35A"___, Nanette"Charles EnglerMaleska
33A"___, Nanette"John M. SamsonMaleska
59DCensored item on TVC. J. AngioMaleska
32DTabooJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
11D"___, Nanette"Arthur W. PalmerMaleska
33DDouble negativeKathryn RighterMaleska
65ABleeped item on TVBernice GordonMaleska
53ADouble negativeKathryn RighterMaleska
46DMommy's admonitionCarlyleMaleska
15ACensored itemA. J. SantoraMaleska
18ACensored itemRuth N. SchultzMaleska
110DWhat a censor delesReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
29DAdvice to NanetteWilliam JarvisMaleska
62ACensored itemSamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
17DTabooChet CurrierMaleska
54DCensored word on TVGrace FabbroniMaleska
16AMom's negationA. J. SantoraMaleska
107DWords to NanetteGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
1DMother's admonitionSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
62AWords for NanetteR. KaplanWeng
16AMinor tabooWilliam LutwiniakWeng
14AWords for NanetteMcCainWeng
36AMinor prohibitionGeorge MadridWeng
39AMinor tabooSophie FiermanWeng
36ATabooEvelyn BenshoofWeng
61APetty tabooRaymond F. EisnerWeng
16APetty tabooTap OsbornWeng
55DTaboo thingWilliam LutwiniakWeng
21ATrivial tabooSophie FiermanWeng
60AMother’s wordsUnknownWeng
8DTabooUnknownWeng
32ADefinitely notUnknownWeng
56DNanette wordsMartin J. WargoWeng
40A"That's a ___" (verboten)UnknownWeng
39AReply to NanetteUnknownWeng
3DGreeting for NanetteUnknownWeng
19AMinor tabooUnknownWeng
86DTaboo, new styleThomas SheehanWeng
57DEmphatic negativeUnknownWeng
58DDefinite refusalUnknownWeng
61ATaboo thingUnknownWeng
36AVigorous denialUnknownWeng
11DDefinitely not!UnknownWeng
47DWords to a child.UnknownWeng
16AAdmonition.Louise EarnestWeng
55DTaboo.UnknownWeng
62DWords of warning.UnknownWeng
58DWords of warning.UnknownFarrar
17AEmphatic refusal.UnknownFarrar
17AForbidding words.Leonard SussmanFarrar
8DParent's admonition.Frances HansenFarrar
65AWarning to a child.Jean ReedFarrar
66AFamiliar admonition.UnknownFarrar
122AEmphatic denial.Will WengFarrar
53DNegative exclamation.UnknownFarrar
57DAdmonition to a tot.Louise EarnestFarrar
69AAdmonition to a tot.UnknownFarrar
92ADecidedly not!Barbara L. GolubFarrar
50ACautionary exclamation.W. E. JonesFarrar
37DNegative answer.UnknownFarrar
15AMother's admonition.UnknownFarrar
6DAdmonition to a tot.UnknownFarrar
62AAdmonition to a toddler.UnknownFarrar
16AAdmonition to a toddler.UnknownFarrar
58AMother’s admonition.Eileen LexauFarrar
67AMother's admonition.UnknownFarrar
16AMother's admonition.UnknownFarrar
35DAdvice to Nanette.UnknownFarrar
2DMother's admonition.Charles GerschFarrar
35DAdvice to Nanette.UnknownFarrar
63AMother's double plea.UnknownFarrar
78A"___ Nanette."Thomas MeekinFarrar
4DAdmonition to a tot.A. J. SantoraFarrar
49DAdmonitory words to a tot.UnknownFarrar
91D"___, Nanette."W. E. JonesFarrar
21DDefinitely not!UnknownFarrar
60DWords to a tot.UnknownFarrar
19DEmphatic refusal.UnknownFarrar
58DEmphatic denial.Herbert EttensonFarrar
34AAdmonitory words to a child.UnknownFarrar
54DDouble negative.Edward CansteinFarrar
17ADouble admonition.J. F. KellyFarrar
67D"___ Nanette."Jules ArensbergFarrar
42AMother's admonitory phrase.Thomas MeekinFarrar
56D"___, Nanette!"Peter AllenFarrar
30DDefinitely not!UnknownFarrar
56AWords of admonition.UnknownFarrar
56AAdmonitory exclamation.Mel TaubFarrar
12DDouble admonition.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
30DAdmonitory exclamation.S. A. KayFarrar
8DFrequent advice to baby.UnknownFarrar
50DEmphatic denial.Mel TaubFarrar
5D"___, Nanette."Thomas MeekinFarrar
14AAdmonition to baby.D. L. CorbinFarrar
56AMother's admonition.Harold ReinFarrar
43DAdmonition to a toddler.UnknownFarrar
13DTwo votes against.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
54DMusical advice to Nanette.Harold T. BersFarrar
58AMother's frequent admonition.UnknownFarrar
8DAdmonishment for Dennis the Menace.UnknownFarrar