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124 results for OILED

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

94DThree sheets to the windAmanda Chung, Karl Ni and Erik Agard
30APie-eyedDavid J. Kahn
25AAble to run smoothly, sayNeil Patrick Harris and David Steinberg
10DStewedNatan Last
3DLike a smooth-running machineAllan E. Parrish
115AStinkoTracy Gray
47ALike some wrestlers' bodiesJosh Knapp
65AApplied 3-in-One toRobert A. Doll
17AGreasedMichael Sharp
48DLike some bodybuilders' bodiesMike Nothnagel
23DLike some smoothly running machinesJonah Kagan and Victor Fleming
49DLubricated (2)Sarah Keller
21DDrunk as a skunkRandall J. Hartman
50ABlotto (4)Byron Walden
56ALubricated (2)Seth A. Abel
122ALit (2)Tyler Hinman
32ALike a bike chain, usuallyPatrick Merrell
64ABlotto (4)Nancy Salomon and Karen Riekert
120DTipsy (2)Michael S. Maurer
81DRoaring drunkDavid J. Kahn
63ASeeing pink elephantsElizabeth C. Gorski
115ASnockeredTrip Payne
39ABlotto (4)Richard Silvestri
26ATightNancy Nicholson Joline
43ALit (2)Cathy Millhauser
3DLike smooth-running machinesJohn D. Leavy
108DMade smooth, in a wayDavid J. Kahn
24ADe-squeakedGregory E. Paul
33DHalf-seas overM. Nosowsky
38AFeeling no painR. Hamel
14ALoosened up, in a wayRoger H. Courtney
44ATipsy (2)Chuck Deodene
51ABlotto (4)Alex K. Justin

91 results for OILED from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

30DThree sheets to the windEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
22DUsed a lubricantJeff HerringtonMaleska
46DLubricatedNorma SteinbergMaleska
7DLubricatedJeff HerringtonMaleska
12DLubricatedSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
63ATended a squeaky wheelVirginia L. YatesMaleska
66ACleaned a rifleRoger H. CourtneyMaleska
40ABribedWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
50DLubricatedFred TooleMaleska
8DDid a lube jobJoy L. WoukMaleska
24DLubed the limoBernard MerenMaleska
27ABribedJohn M. SamsonMaleska
16ALubricatedFrank MiceliMaleska
73ALubricatedWalter CovellMaleska
63ALubricatedMary S. SnyderMaleska
65ALubricatedSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
23APickledDale O. BurgenerMaleska
90DBlottoLouis SabinMaleska
29AMade bland and smoothHarold B. CountsMaleska
17AEliminated the squeaksCharlotte ShoreMaleska
38AUsed naphthaBrownMaleska
44ATended to squeaksLois SidwayMaleska
28DBlotto; stonedLouis SabinMaleska
24DLubricatedWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
20ALubricatedChristy RidleyMaleska
14DDid a grease jobMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
26DBlottoLouis SabinMaleska
34DSquiffedReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
19ALubricatedGhulam Y. FarukiMaleska
128AMade slickWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
28AMade slickHerb L. RisteenMaleska
67DType of paper or silkAnne FoxMaleska
22AGreasedSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
51DDid a lube jobPaul R. BarnesWeng
48DDid a lube jobHenry HookWeng
22DStopped a squeakAllan BlackmanWeng
125AGreasedAlfio MicciWeng
8DRemoved the squeaksHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
29DDid a garage jobRaymond F. EisnerWeng
6DDid a garage jobRaymond F. EisnerWeng
72DKind of paper or silkAnne FoxWeng
7DDid a garage jobUnknownWeng
28DFixed a squeaky doorUnknownWeng
22ATipsy: Colloq.UnknownWeng
17AFixed a squeaky wheelUnknownWeng
28DDid a mechanic's jobUnknownWeng
15ASmeared in a way.UnknownWeng
35ADid a tune-up job.UnknownWeng
36ALike some silk.Hume CraftFarrar
64DLubricated.Pamela V-W WoodFarrar
27DGreased.Dorothea BauerFarrar
66DProtected against friction.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
49DLike some silk or paper.UnknownFarrar
23ALike some roads.UnknownFarrar
6DAnointed.Diana SessionsFarrar
48AAnointed.Thomas MeekinFarrar
48DLubricated.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
12DLubricated.A. J. SantoraFarrar
58DApplied lube.UnknownFarrar
30DLubricated.Jan and Mike DubinFarrar
3DLubricated.Herbert EttensonFarrar
19DLubricated.Helen K. WhitmanFarrar
27DLubricated.Diana SessionsFarrar
49DSupplied with lubricant.UnknownFarrar
5DLubricated.Cora GoodmanFarrar
48DMade smooth.UnknownFarrar
26ALubricated.Thomas MeekinFarrar
14AKept from rusting.UnknownFarrar
30DLubricated.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
32DRemoved the squeak.E. E. SmithFarrar
48DLubricated.Thomas MeekinFarrar
98DAnointed.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
109ALubricated.D. G. CaywoodFarrar
56AUnctuously appeased.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
8DLubricated.Archie S. KreilingFarrar
103AGreased.Agnes W. BartlettFarrar
29DLubricated.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar