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81 results for NUNS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Sep 18, 201738AConvent residents (3)Tom McCoy
Fri Dec 20, 20133D"The Sound of Music" chorusIan Livengood
Sun Sep 8, 201373DOnes with good habits?Pete Muller and Sue Keefer
Mon Apr 8, 201327DSome parochial school teachersJanet R. Bender
Fri Oct 5, 201222DThey're in a particular orderPatrick Berry
Mon Jul 23, 201258DConvent residents (3)Lynn Lempel
Mon Oct 17, 201133DConvent residents (3)Patrick Berry
Wed May 2, 200762ACreatures of habit?Richard Silvestri
Tue Mar 7, 200654DChurch womenRichard Jacobs
Sun Sep 12, 200438AThey may be in black-and-whitePatrick Berry
Mon Jan 7, 200254DWomen in habits (2)Peter Gordon
Wed Nov 7, 200128AOrder membersBrendan Emmett Quigley
Thu Apr 27, 200056A*Ninth stepGreg Staples
Tue Dec 7, 199931DWomen with vowsNorman S. Wizer
Thu Aug 27, 199850D"The Sound of Music" extrasHenry Hook
Sat Sep 27, 19974D"The ___ Story" (Audrey Hepburn movie)Matt Gaffney
Thu Jul 31, 199756DCloistressesTrip Payne
Mon Jun 16, 199752DWomen in habits (2)Gene Newman
Wed Jul 10, 199634ACloister inhabitantsDiane C. Baldwin
Fri Feb 16, 199643A"Sister Act" extrasM. Nosowsky
Sun Jul 3, 1994122DSuperior ones?A.J. Santora
Fri Apr 29, 19945DThey have their ordersRandolph Ross

2 results for NUNS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Mar 13, 2016cryptic5DGreek characters embracing Newton sisters (4)Rosalie Moscovitch (1942-2015)
Jul 3, 2005diagramless28DWimple wearersBrendan Emmett Quigley

57 results for NUNS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Sep 26, 199350ASisters of Charity, e.g.John GreenmanTaub
Wed Jul 14, 199313DMother Teresa et al.Walter CovellMaleska
Sun Nov 10, 199158ACertain buoysCharles M. DeberMaleska
Thu Jun 13, 199121DSome pigeons, e.g.Kenneth WitteMaleska
Mon Mar 11, 199149DSistersFrank MiceliMaleska
Fri Mar 1, 199154DSistersArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sun Feb 24, 199137ASome buoysArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Thu May 31, 199049ACarmelites, e.g.Kenneth HaxtonMaleska
Sat Mar 31, 199048ACertain pigeonsChristy RidleyMaleska
Sun Jul 2, 1989123ASistersErnst TheimerMaleska
Sat Feb 14, 198734AConventualsAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sun Dec 14, 198632DSistersErnst TheimerMaleska
Sun Nov 16, 198699APigeons or weaverbirdsDeborah Pelkey TrombleyMaleska
Wed Jun 17, 198129DMother Seton's groupRabinowitzMaleska
Sun Feb 3, 198033DConvent dwellersHenry HookMaleska
Sun Sep 2, 197948DCarmelitesE.T.M.Maleska
Wed Jul 11, 197967AConvent dwellersKathryn RighterMaleska
Fri Jun 8, 197943ASt. Teresa's groupJack LuzzattoMaleska
Thu May 18, 197862ACarmelitesVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Fri Aug 8, 197522DHebrew lettersSophie FiermanWeng
Fri May 18, 197321DConvent dwellersBrian G. TylerWeng
Sat Apr 28, 197346DSistersUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 6, 1970118ASistersChristine ValenceWeng
Mon Oct 12, 197060AHebrew lettersUnknownWeng
Tue Sep 22, 197062APigeon breedsLouise EarnestWeng
Sun Jul 5, 1970142DHebrew lettersNancy SchusterWeng
Sat Aug 9, 196933DSisters.UnknownWeng
Mon Feb 3, 196949ASisters.UnknownWeng
Wed Mar 22, 196734ACarmelites.Helen FasuloFarrar
Mon Feb 6, 196730DParochial teachers.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sun Jun 26, 196634A___ veiling.Bert BeamanFarrar
Fri Jan 21, 196649DPoor Clares.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 23, 196520DCloistered ones.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 22, 196546ADwellers in 45 Down.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 1, 196450APoor Clares.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 28, 196436ASisters.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 1, 196456ASisters.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Sun Oct 20, 19631ACarmelites.Tom MixonFarrar
Thu Jun 20, 196336ASisters.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 25, 1962102DSisters.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun Aug 6, 196147DHebrew letters.Christine ValenceFarrar
Sat Jan 17, 19599ASisters.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 26, 195861A___ veiling.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Fri Jun 14, 19578DSisters.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Tue Apr 9, 195747ADedicated women.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 26, 195621DConvent teachers.Helen FasuloFarrar
Wed Nov 16, 195530DPoor Clares.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 2, 195579A___ veiling.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thu May 26, 195541DConventuals.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Thu May 21, 195363A___ veiling, thin worsted fabric.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 10, 19524DConvent dwellers.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 14, 195152A"Ladies of Loretto."Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Jun 4, 1950114AReligieuses.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sun May 14, 194466AReligious women.G. O. ButlerFarrar
Sun Sep 26, 194335AReligious recluses.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Jun 6, 194399DVotaresses.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Mar 1, 194290DDomestic pigeons.Charles CrossFarrar