It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.

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:

27 results for OILCAN

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Feb 2, 201630AProp for the Tin ManPeter A. Collins
Fri Sep 25, 201530AContainer with a long spoutJames Mulhern
Thu Jun 20, 20132DTin Man's needElizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Jun 23, 20111DGarage container (2)Ian Livengood
Sat May 28, 201144D"The Wizard of Oz" prop (3)David Quarfoot
Mon Dec 7, 200919DSquirter at an auto garageEd Sessa
Sun Sep 28, 200896DGarage container (2)Cathy Allis Millhauser
Sat Mar 4, 200624AItem with a long spoutBob Peoples
Thu Apr 14, 200550ASquirterDavid Murchie
Sun Apr 15, 200185D"The Wizard of Oz" prop (3)Richard Silvestri
Thu Jul 1, 199912DShop containerAlan Arbesfeld
Wed Sep 3, 19971DGarage squirterHugh Davis
Fri Dec 13, 199652A"The Wizard of Oz" prop (3)J. Page

1 result for OILCAN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jun 10, 2018acrosticOThe Tin Man's first words in "The Wizard of Oz" (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

13 results for OILCAN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Jan 17, 198933AMachinist's needDon GroatMaleska
Thu Nov 21, 198547DNickname of pitcher BoydDorothy DavisMaleska
Sun Mar 23, 1980122ALubricatorHal R. HollingerMaleska
Mon May 14, 197959AItem in a garageGaarderMaleska
Thu Nov 22, 197348DGarage-shelf itemUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 18, 197372AGarage-shelf itemJack LuzzattoWeng
Wed May 8, 196844AGarage item.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 27, 196223AMechanic's accessory.E. R. GalliFarrar
Mon Jun 13, 196047DA must for the Tin Woodman.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 4, 1958117AThe Tin Woodman's aid.W. E. JonesFarrar
Fri Mar 8, 195743DNecessity for the Tin Woodman.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Fri Nov 19, 195421AGarage necessity.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Mon Jan 19, 195348DDenizen of the tool chest.George HendersonFarrar