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256 results for NOS

114 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Tuesday, July 4, 201744AThumbs-down responses (2)Mangesh Ghogre and Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, May 28, 201775ARefusals (7)Andrew Zhou
Saturday, October 22, 201626ADirectory listings: Abbr. (3)James Mulhern
Sunday, September 4, 201652DNegativesTom McCoy
Wednesday, June 15, 201642ARejections (9)Jason Flinn
Wednesday, April 27, 201620ADenials (8)Jeff Stillman
Saturday, April 2, 201659DSome R.S.V.P.sDoug Peterson and Brad Wilber
Sunday, February 21, 201664DInclusions in safer passwords: Abbr.Patrick Berry
Thursday, December 3, 201521DRebuffs (10)Patrick Merrell
Monday, November 23, 201566ARefusals (7)Parker Lewis
Sunday, September 6, 2015102AParts of many passwords: Abbr.Patrick Berry
Thursday, August 20, 201572AVetoes (5)Jules P. Markey
Sunday, July 5, 2015112DTurndowns (10)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, April 23, 201558DThumbs-down responses (2)David Steinberg and Bruce Leban
Thursday, February 12, 201525AMost slush pile responsesJules P. Markey
Wednesday, July 23, 201441AiPhone data: Abbr.Howard Barkin
Sunday, July 13, 2014124DRefusals (7)Tom McCoy
Thursday, March 13, 201459DRejections (9)Alex Vratsanos
Tuesday, December 10, 201332DProhibitionsBill Thompson
Monday, November 4, 201362D1, 2, 3, etc.: Abbr.John Lieb
Wednesday, September 18, 201360ADiscouraging words (3)Paul Hunsberger
Tuesday, August 13, 201354AWhat horizontal head shakes signifyJoel Fagliano
Wednesday, April 24, 201312DKenKen entries: Abbr.Clive Probert
Wednesday, April 17, 201369APrimes, e.g.: Abbr.Samuel A. Donaldson
Thursday, January 10, 201320AQuestionnaire response columnKevan Choset
Saturday, December 8, 201229AThey're crunchable: Abbr.Barry C. Silk
Monday, June 11, 201264DDenials (8)Andrea Carla Michaels and Michael Blake
Wednesday, May 23, 201240DFigs. (3)Eric Williams
Thursday, February 23, 201264DDigits, e.g.: Abbr.Jeff Chen
Wednesday, January 4, 201253ARejections (9)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Friday, November 18, 201153DRejections (9)Joe DiPietro
Sunday, October 30, 2011121DTurndowns (10)Andrea Carla Michaels & Patrick Blindauer
Wednesday, June 22, 201114DZIP codes, e.g.: Abbr.Tim Croce
Thursday, February 24, 201132DDirectory listings: Abbr. (3)Gary Cee
Sunday, February 6, 2011100ATurndowns (10)David J. Kahn
Thursday, September 2, 201066AFigs. (3)Patrick Blindauer and Andrea Carla Michaels
Tuesday, August 17, 201061ATurndowns (10)Michael Sharp
Saturday, June 26, 20101DThey're not positiveRobert H. Wolfe
Tuesday, June 9, 200947AMost apts. have themSteve Dobis
Monday, June 1, 200964ATelephone book info: Abbr.John Farmer
Sunday, November 23, 200887ARejections (9)David J. Kahn
Thursday, October 23, 200864ADirectory data: Abbr. (4)Patrick Blindauer
Friday, June 6, 200821APeople who aren't positive?Ashish Vengsarkar
Thursday, April 24, 200817ADenials (8)Michael Langwald
Thursday, February 14, 200845AThere are eight of these before "baby" in Elvis's "A Big Hunk o' Love"David J. Kahn
Wednesday, January 9, 200821DSquares and cubes, e.g.: Abbr.John Farmer
Sunday, November 4, 2007108DRebuffs (10)Bob Klahn
Friday, October 19, 200732ADirectory data: Abbr. (4)Frederick J. Healy
Sunday, August 26, 2007111DThey were worth $5 each on "What's My Line?"Andrew M. Greene and Craig Kasper
Wednesday, August 15, 200762DDissenting chorusRay Fontenot
Sunday, August 5, 2007109DRejections (9)Caroline Leong
Sunday, April 22, 200720DDenials (8)Victor Fleming
Wednesday, April 4, 200723AThose againstBette Sue Cohen
Friday, February 23, 200760DDirectory data: Abbr. (4)Patrick Merrell
Saturday, February 17, 200723ATelemarketing need: Abbr.Robert H. Wolfe
Thursday, January 18, 200742AVetoes (5)Randolph Ross
Sunday, November 5, 2006135DTurndowns (10)Derrick Niederman
Friday, November 3, 200629AYellow Pages info: Abbr.Manny Nosowsky
Saturday, July 29, 200649DDirectory listings: Abbr. (3)Bob Klahn
Friday, February 17, 200639ADirectory data: Abbr. (4)Trip Payne
Sunday, February 5, 200636DRebuffs (10)Eric Berlin
Wednesday, December 14, 200551AFigs. (3)James R. Leeds
Sunday, November 6, 2005101ATurndowns (10)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, December 7, 200429ADissenting votes (2)David Diefendorf
Friday, December 3, 200424ABusiness card info: Abbr.Michael Shteyman
Friday, August 20, 200427ASome are odd: Abbr.Harvey Estes
Tuesday, June 15, 200422DRejections (9)Nancy Kavanaugh
Tuesday, May 25, 200471ATaboosRichard Chisholm
Thursday, January 22, 200426DTel. book contentsRoy Leban
Saturday, October 26, 200258AStarts of many park signsRich Norris
Monday, October 14, 200240DTel. book listingsGregory E. Paul
Saturday, July 6, 20025DForbiddancesNancy Joline
Wednesday, June 26, 200227DDiscouraging words (3)Nancy Salomon
Sunday, June 16, 200257DRebuffs (10)Manny Nosowsky
Thursday, October 25, 200160DRejections (9)John Scott Marrone
Saturday, June 30, 200111DThey may be whole: Abbr.Frank Longo
Sunday, June 24, 200144ADissentsRandolph Ross
Friday, May 25, 200155AThey may be real or imaginary: Abbr.Bob Peoples
Friday, May 11, 200157DDiscouraging words (3)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Monday, April 9, 200163ADenials (8)Mel and Peggy Rosen
Wednesday, January 24, 200132DDissenting votes (2)David Ainslie Macleod
Sunday, January 14, 2001107A# # #: Abbr.Nancy Salomon
Sunday, December 17, 200035D1 and 66: Abbr. (2)Frances Hansen
Thursday, December 14, 200057ARebuffs (10)Peter Gordon
Friday, December 1, 200056DRebuffs (10)Bob Klahn
Friday, April 28, 20001A5 and 10: Abbr. (2)Joe DiPietro
Monday, February 21, 200059DPhone book listings: Abbr.Randy Sowell
Friday, October 29, 199949ARefusal after refusalNancy Salomon
Friday, October 8, 199936AZIP codes: Abbr.Nancy Salomon
Friday, September 24, 199925AVetoes (5)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Thursday, September 2, 19999DRejection after rejection?Joe DiPietro
Monday, January 25, 199940DRebuffs (10)Fran and Lou Sabin
Monday, November 16, 199822ARefusals (7)Nancy Salomon and Bob Frank
Friday, September 25, 199856DOur, in OrléansMark Blakeburn
Wednesday, May 27, 199861DRefusals (7)Mark Elliot Skolsky
Sunday, May 17, 199886ADeclinationsDavid J. Kahn and Hillary B. Kahn
Tuesday, January 6, 19984DRefusals (7)Ed Early
Thursday, October 16, 199755ARejections (9)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Friday, May 23, 199765AAntisMartin Ashwood-Smith
Tuesday, March 18, 199739ATurndowns (10)John R. Conrad
Friday, August 16, 199640ADenials (8)M. Gaffney
Saturday, December 16, 199528DRebuffs (10)Bryant White
Saturday, October 7, 199548DTurndowns (10)Frank A. Longo
Tuesday, August 15, 199530ATurndowns (10)Randall J. Hartman
Sunday, July 9, 199511DTwo-year-olds' utterancesNancy Nicholson Joline
Friday, December 9, 199426ADenials (8)Matt Gaffney
Sunday, November 13, 199493DVetoes (5)Frank A. Longo
Tuesday, September 6, 199420ADenials (8)Janet R. Bender
Thursday, August 11, 199456DVetoes (5)Bryant White
Friday, April 22, 199423ARebuffs (10)A.J. Santora
Wednesday, April 13, 199454ATurndowns (10)Jim Page
Saturday, January 22, 199467DRebuffs (10)Raymond Hamel
Saturday, December 4, 199342AAnswers for Nanette?Glenton Petgrave
Sunday, November 28, 199334ARefusals (7)Joanne W. Edwards

3 results for NOS from Variety puzzles.

August 17, 2014panda10DWhat makes Stan tanMel Taub
July 16, 2006diagramless25AFigs.Byron Walden
July 20, 2003diagramless26A7 and 11: Abbr.Michael Shteyman

139 results for NOS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, August 15, 199363ABeckett's "___ Knife"Jack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Saturday, June 12, 19935DBeckett's "___ Knife"Bernard MerenMaleska
Sunday, May 2, 199335AGogol taleArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Wednesday, April 14, 199313DWe, to CatoJoy L. WoukMaleska
Friday, November 6, 199264D" . . . sed libera ___ a malo"Manny NosowskyMaleska
Sunday, July 26, 19929DUs, to OvidNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Wednesday, July 8, 199268AUs, to CatoSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, June 30, 199246AWe: Lat.Jeff HerringtonMaleska
Sunday, January 26, 199260ABeckett's "___ Knife"Cathy MillhauserMaleska
Friday, January 17, 199263ADenialsI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Saturday, August 17, 199155D"___ Knife," Beckett bookKevin BoyleMaleska
Wednesday, July 10, 199142DOur, in NiceFrank MiceliMaleska
Monday, March 25, 199124AUs, to OvidReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Wednesday, January 10, 19905DC.P.A.'s interestReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Wednesday, August 23, 19899DSome votesWalter CovellMaleska
Thursday, July 20, 198942DRefusalsJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Friday, June 16, 198934DArith. itemsRhonda KrausMaleska
Tuesday, June 13, 198947AOur, to RenéCalista LuminatiMaleska
Sunday, January 29, 1989122D"___ Knife," Beckett bookJeanne WilsonMaleska
Monday, December 26, 198841DDigits: Abbr.Betty JorgensenMaleska
Wednesday, May 18, 198812DUs, to CatoMark DiehlMaleska
Friday, May 6, 198816ABeckett's "___ Knife"Bert RosenfieldMaleska
Monday, August 10, 198729AUs, to OvidDorothy DavisMaleska
Wednesday, July 8, 198762DOur, in OrléansBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, March 22, 198717DUs, to CatoErnst TheimerMaleska
Friday, March 13, 198754AUh-uh and nixLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Tuesday, October 14, 19868DCertain votesJudson G. TrentMaleska
Monday, March 17, 198653AFive and ten: Abbr.Joy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, November 21, 198537DOur, in OrneDorothy DavisMaleska
Sunday, September 15, 19857DGogol taleJim PageMaleska
Wednesday, July 4, 198432DRefusalsClavanMaleska
Tuesday, April 10, 198463DGogol storyArnoldMaleska
Sunday, February 26, 198439ADenialsPeter SwiftMaleska
Monday, October 31, 198350AArith. unitsJonesMaleska
Saturday, September 3, 198348APart of a keyboard's top row: Abbr.George P. SphicasMaleska
Thursday, August 4, 198345A"Domine, dirigo ___": London mottoEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, June 9, 198350DBeckett's "___ Knife"BrownMaleska
Friday, November 12, 198222ABeckett's "___ Knife"Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tuesday, September 7, 198245ADirectory infoMarie WestMaleska
Thursday, October 16, 198026A"Libera ___ a malo"C. J. AngioMaleska
Tuesday, March 18, 198021AC.P.A.'s concernsMeunierMaleska
Sunday, September 23, 1979119DGogol taleGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Sunday, August 13, 197884ATurndownsLouis BaronMaleska
Tuesday, September 27, 197722AOurs, in parts of QuebecBeverly J. SewardMaleska
Saturday, August 13, 197739D1, 2, etc.: Abbr.Alfio MicciMaleska
Wednesday, August 10, 197730ADigits: Abbr.Herb L. RisteenMaleska
Saturday, January 29, 197728ACertain votesBetty DuffyWeng
Sunday, January 23, 197752DTurndownsTap OsbornWeng
Thursday, October 7, 19767DVotesRuth N. SchultzWeng
Tuesday, August 24, 197631DRefusalsElaine D. SchorrWeng
Thursday, August 19, 197660AOur, in FranceAlice H. KaufmanWeng
Sunday, August 15, 1976123ADenialsBill HartmanWeng
Wednesday, March 3, 197621DCertain repliesAllan BlackmanWeng
Sunday, February 29, 197693ADigits: Abbr.Alfio MicciWeng
Tuesday, July 1, 197531DFive and 9, e.g.: Abbr.DeWitt AndersonWeng
Tuesday, May 6, 197532ADenialsWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tuesday, March 11, 19754DDigits: Abbr.Raymond F. EisnerWeng
Saturday, March 1, 197558DOne, six, etc.: Abbr;Manny MillerWeng
Saturday, September 21, 197446ATwo and three: Abbr.Leonard SussmanWeng
Sunday, July 14, 197410DDenialsAlfio MicciWeng
Friday, July 5, 197424ADenialsJordan S. LasherWeng
Tuesday, December 25, 197314AOur: Fr.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, October 17, 197324ADenialsUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 27, 197332DCertain votesNancy W. AtkinsonWeng
Sunday, March 25, 197359DSome votesA. J. SantoraWeng
Monday, October 2, 197258AFigures: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Thursday, July 13, 197257DWe: Lat.UnknownWeng
Thursday, June 8, 197224DDigits: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Thursday, May 18, 197223DDenialsMerl ReagleWeng
Wednesday, April 5, 197238ANegativesUnknownWeng
Friday, June 25, 197148AOur: Fr.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, January 27, 197147ADigits: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Monday, November 2, 197021AIntegers: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Monday, October 12, 197056DDigits: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Saturday, October 10, 197064DSome votesUnknownWeng
Sunday, September 20, 19708DWe: Lat.Eugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sunday, October 26, 196910DOne, two, etc.: Abbr.Mary M. MurdochWeng
Sunday, September 28, 196912DDigits: Abbr.Edward J. O'BrienWeng
Monday, November 18, 196828DNumbers: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 5, 196844AFigures: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 1, 196830DLatin or French pronoun.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 11, 196873AOur: Fr.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sunday, December 10, 19673DPronoun: Fr.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Friday, September 22, 196729DDigits: Abbr.William LandisFarrar
Thursday, October 6, 196630AOne and others: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 12, 196632DDigits: Abbr.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tuesday, March 29, 196628AWe: Lat.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 7, 196558DDigits: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 20, 196559DFigures: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 22, 196518AInter ___.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 2, 196441DFrench possessive.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 1, 196452DFigures: Abbr.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Tuesday, October 6, 196435DFigures: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 20, 196449AZip codes, area codes, etc.: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 4, 196410D1, 2, 3 etc.: Abbr.Jean ReedFarrar
Saturday, December 21, 196355DFrench possessive.Jean ReedFarrar
Sunday, April 28, 196376DDigits: Abbr.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Wednesday, April 3, 196350AFrench possessive.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 12, 196250AFrench possessive.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 9, 196224DNumbers: Abbr.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Sunday, November 11, 1962144AOur: Fr.Will C. WengFarrar
Thursday, October 11, 196235DSixes and sevens: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 22, 196210DNumbers: Abbr.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wednesday, August 9, 196128DFrench pronoun.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 11, 1961136DOur: Fr.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Thursday, October 20, 196044AFigures: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Friday, December 4, 195957DOrdinals or cardinals: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 29, 1959128DNumerals: Abbr.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, October 4, 1959131DNumbers: Abbr.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Monday, July 20, 195922ASixes and sevens: Abbr.Charles P. GerschFarrar
Thursday, May 15, 195823ANumbers: Abbr.Geraldine W. KingFarrar
Thursday, January 2, 195855DDigits: Abbr.Helen BernardFarrar
Sunday, October 6, 195726AOur: Fr.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
Thursday, September 5, 195727AFigures: Abbr.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thursday, August 1, 195722DFrench pronoun.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Saturday, May 25, 195734DFrench pronoun.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Monday, January 21, 195743AFrench pronoun.M. S. ManningFarrar
Tuesday, January 1, 195751AOur: Fr.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 17, 195657DSixes and sevens: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 29, 195663DNumerals: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 11, 195637ADigits: Abbr.W. E. JonesFarrar
Monday, February 6, 195670ANumbers: Abbr.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, June 19, 195595ANumerals: Abbr.Helen BernardFarrar
Sunday, October 31, 195459DNumbers: Abbr.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Saturday, April 24, 19544DNumbers: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 28, 195330DPronoun: Fr.Marion MoeserFarrar
Sunday, April 19, 19538DFrench pronoun.Louis BaronFarrar
Wednesday, December 24, 195256DSpanish pronoun.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 7, 195286AFigures: Abbr.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Saturday, November 1, 195220AIntegers: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 19, 19524DNumbers: Abbr.Israel GitterFarrar
Thursday, June 14, 195148AOur: French.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 27, 195172AOur: French.Louise RabbFarrar
Thursday, December 21, 195011DOur: French.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sunday, April 25, 1948116AOur: French.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, December 29, 1946133DFrench pronoun.Harriot CookeFarrar
Sunday, September 24, 1944128DSpanish pronoun.I. KertFarrar
Sunday, July 25, 194315DClassical dramas in Japan.Howard O. SmithFarrar
Sunday, June 13, 194334AOur: FrenchJoseph C. EmidyFarrar