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151 results for OFF

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

Wednesday, October 18, 201758A"Noises ___" (1982 farce featuring a play within a play)John Lithgow and Brendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, October 9, 201750ABug spray brandJoe Deeney
Sunday, November 27, 201637AUntuned, sayMatt Ginsberg
Thursday, June 30, 201639ASee 38-Across (2)Jonathan M. Kaye
Thursday, June 2, 201660DNot onSusan Gelfand
Monday, November 16, 201557ANot working (7)Jim Holland
Saturday, April 25, 20159DCockeyedJames Mulhern
Tuesday, February 24, 201527AOn vacation, sayElizabeth A. Long
Monday, December 15, 201442ADown, on a light switchZhouqin Burnikel and Dennis Ryall
Tuesday, May 27, 201456DOn leaveJames Tuttle
Monday, March 10, 20146DInsect repellent brandKelly Clark
Tuesday, July 16, 20134DOut of whackJoel Fagliano
Thursday, December 22, 201159DSlightly askewKristian House
Sunday, January 9, 201111DVacationingPatrick Berry
Thursday, December 23, 20105DA little peculiarOliver Hill and Eliza Bagg
Friday, December 11, 20097DSee 56-Across (2)Mike Nothnagel
Tuesday, December 1, 20096DTake outJonah Kagan and Victor Fleming
Sunday, February 1, 200977ANot quite rightVictor Fleming and Matt Ginsberg
Wednesday, August 27, 20081DNot quite oneself (2)Donna Hoke Kahwaty
Wednesday, May 14, 20088DNot working (7)Doug Peterson
Monday, February 11, 200835ADown, usually, on a light switchKen Bessette
Monday, April 9, 20075DPopular insect repellent (2)J. K. Hummel
Monday, August 28, 20069DNot quite oneself (2)Stanley Newman
Thursday, July 20, 200629DCommand to a pooch on a couch, maybeKevin McCann
Friday, May 12, 20065DWith 9-Down, like some interviewsDavid Quarfoot
Wednesday, May 10, 200614ASwitch positionKevan Choset
Sunday, March 19, 200650DMistakenMichael Shteyman
Wednesday, October 26, 200510ASharp or flat, sayAdam G. Perl
Wednesday, September 7, 200512DPopular insect repellent (2)Andrea C. Michaels
Sunday, March 6, 200579ANot working (7)John Greenman
Wednesday, February 23, 200530DClocked outLee Glickstein
Monday, October 25, 20045DNot at work (2)Kurt Mengel and Jan-Michele Gianette
Sunday, May 23, 200434DAwayDeb Amlen and Nancy Salomon
Wednesday, September 24, 200330DNot runningSheldon Benardo
Tuesday, May 6, 200325AOn vacation (2)Karen M. Tracey
Wednesday, January 29, 200359AOn vacation (2)Fred Piscop
Thursday, October 10, 200210AOut of syncRichard Silvestri
Wednesday, September 25, 200254DAmissTyler Hinman
Tuesday, April 2, 20026DNot working (7)Janice M. Putney
Sunday, June 24, 2001118ASee 45-DownRandolph Ross
Friday, April 13, 200123ABroadway opening?Joe DiPietro
Monday, September 11, 200057AWide of the mark (2)Gregory E. Paul
Tuesday, June 6, 20004DDash ___ (write quickly)Alan Arbesfeld
Thursday, February 10, 200046AGamyManny Nosowsky
Tuesday, October 19, 19991DWide of the mark (2)Fred Piscop
Sunday, April 11, 199956ASlightly gamyMatt Gaffney
Saturday, October 18, 19974DNot working (7)Rich Norris
Friday, July 18, 199711AIce, so to speakMartin Ashwood-Smith
Monday, March 31, 19976DNot at work (2)Janet R. Bender
Sunday, November 26, 199527A"I'm _____!" ("Ta-ta!")Harvey Estes
Tuesday, March 21, 199534DNot working (7)Harvey Estes
Tuesday, January 3, 19957DLight switch positionRich Norris
Monday, November 28, 199455DIncorrectJonathan Schmalzbach
Thursday, March 17, 199459DNot working (7)Jim Page

97 results for OFF from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Friday, October 15, 199350D"Noises ___," Frayn farceDorothy ElliottTaub
Thursday, April 22, 199347ANot correctLois SidwayMaleska
Tuesday, November 12, 199143DOn a holidayTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, September 29, 1991110DNot workingNancy Nicholson JolineMaleska
Monday, November 12, 199026ABeat or shoot precederPeter SwiftMaleska
Thursday, September 20, 199028DHaving a holidayJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Wednesday, February 8, 198932DCanceledBernice GordonMaleska
Monday, December 26, 198833ANot onBetty JorgensenMaleska
Friday, July 1, 198826APart of OTBRita YelleMaleska
Thursday, May 28, 198761DSwitch positionMary C. WhittenMaleska
Monday, February 17, 198661DSwitch positionWhittenMaleska
Monday, July 29, 198563DHaving a holidaySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, March 11, 198535DSwitch wordJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, July 5, 19841DAwayCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Tuesday, May 8, 198454AAwayChristy RidleyMaleska
Monday, April 16, 198460A"Buzz ___!"Virginia L. YatesMaleska
Saturday, March 17, 198453AAbsentLouis SabinMaleska
Wednesday, July 27, 198320DNot on the markVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Tuesday, June 1, 198238ASign on a switchFrank GearyMaleska
Wednesday, April 28, 19826DOn a holidayBette Sue CohenMaleska
Friday, February 12, 198259DSide of the wicket, in cricketWhittenMaleska
Monday, December 14, 198116DOut of tuneN. M. MeyerMaleska
Thursday, August 6, 198120AFollower of kick, pick or tickA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, May 5, 198158DOn a holidayJankeMaleska
Monday, February 23, 19811AEnjoying a holidayMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Wednesday, October 15, 198045AWord with spring or colorCharles J. MatontiMaleska
Wednesday, January 30, 19808DNot on the jobRobert KatzMaleska
Tuesday, January 22, 19801AWord with color or whiteHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, July 29, 197982DHaving a holidayReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Tuesday, July 24, 197941AWord with shove or castHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, May 27, 197959AAwayJack LuzzattoMaleska
Monday, April 9, 197930DNot workingArnold MossMaleska
Sunday, March 18, 197977ANot workingDavid J. Pohl & John M. SamsonMaleska
Thursday, March 8, 197928AInoperativeWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, March 1, 19797DWord with stage or screenMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Monday, April 10, 19781DIn errorAnn JenkinsMaleska
Monday, March 13, 197833AWord with spring or seasonGrace FabbroniMaleska
Sunday, November 27, 1977100AAsideAlfio MicciMaleska
Tuesday, September 20, 19771DVacationingHenry HookMaleska
Saturday, August 13, 19771ALight-switch positionAlfio MicciMaleska
Sunday, November 7, 1976103D"We're ___ to see the . . . "Nancy W. AtkinsonWeng
Sunday, October 10, 19769DOn leaveWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Saturday, May 8, 197613D___ the beam (awry)Mel RosenWeng
Sunday, October 5, 1975106AGo ___ the deep endRichard CampWeng
Monday, August 11, 197560D___ the cuffHerb L. RisteenWeng
Friday, January 17, 197520DKind of colorReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Sunday, November 24, 19749DKind of white or beatHerb RisteenWeng
Wednesday, September 25, 197430AAmissWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Wednesday, January 30, 197432AWrongEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Tuesday, October 16, 197312DAmissUnknownWeng
Wednesday, June 13, 197359DAmissUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 14, 197386AAmissWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Wednesday, August 30, 19729D"They're ___!"UnknownWeng
Thursday, April 13, 197211AAwayUnknownWeng
Thursday, October 21, 197153ANo longer attachedUnknownWeng
Saturday, December 26, 197045AIncorrectUnknownWeng
Tuesday, October 20, 197058APuts ___UnknownWeng
Friday, June 21, 19688AOn the way.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 18, 19674DOn the way.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 12, 1967124DAway.Frances HansenFarrar
Wednesday, August 16, 19675DAway.Anthony MorseFarrar
Tuesday, April 18, 196720AMore remote.Helen FasuloFarrar
Wednesday, February 22, 196765DInoperative.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sunday, October 16, 19664DCanceled.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thursday, June 9, 196633DGone away.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 17, 196650DCommon adverb.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sunday, February 20, 196636ACanceled.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, June 27, 1965146DDown from.Anne FoxFarrar
Tuesday, April 13, 196511AOn the way.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 19, 196524AAt a distance.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, November 26, 196454AOn the way.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 23, 196367DOn the way.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 8, 196346ADeparted.Michael DubinFarrar
Thursday, January 17, 196356DAside.John ByrneFarrar
Sunday, December 16, 196284DGone.Mary GrowFarrar
Friday, October 5, 196257DOn the way.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 19, 19626DGone away.Phyllis TaubFarrar
Wednesday, April 4, 19627DOn the way.Michael DubinFarrar
Tuesday, February 20, 196238AMore remote.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 18, 1962124AOn the way.Lois HillisFarrar
Monday, January 1, 196257DNot working.UnknownFarrar
Friday, December 8, 196143DOn one's way.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 5, 19606AAway from work.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 11, 196021AOn the way.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 27, 195949DOn the way.Christine ValenceFarrar
Friday, October 31, 195832D"Like water ___ a duck's back."UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 21, 195849AFree from.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, March 3, 1957122AIn error.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Tuesday, May 8, 195658DMore remote.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Wednesday, April 11, 195643AAway.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 9, 1955119AAway from.Israel GitterFarrar
Thursday, July 2, 19535DOn the way.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tuesday, January 20, 195357AOn one's way.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, January 14, 19535DAbsent from regular work.Victor GoldfarbFarrar
Wednesday, November 26, 195263DOn one's way.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 20, 194593AAway.Louis BaronFarrar
Sunday, September 27, 194270AAway.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar