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160 Results for OILY

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, July 12, 201745DKind of boid that catches the woim?Elayne Boosler and Patrick Merrell
Sunday, October 30, 201621ALike sardinesCaleb Madison
Sunday, April 3, 201679AOverly ingratiatingNatan Last
Thursday, May 15, 201422AOverly flatteringJohn Lieb
Tuesday, March 25, 201416ALike unwashed hair (3)David Woolf
Wednesday, January 29, 201460DIn need of a shampoo, sayMichael Black
Sunday, October 6, 201362DLike sulfuric acidPatrick Berry
Thursday, August 29, 201342DUnctuous (6)Timothy Polin
Monday, May 27, 201332DSlick (10)Doug Peterson
Sunday, January 6, 201369ASlick (10)Dan Feyer and Andrea Carla Michaels
Sunday, December 4, 201184AProne to acne, sayKelsey Blakley
Sunday, June 19, 201191ALike many sunscreensPatrick Berry
Wednesday, October 27, 20106DLike mechanics' handsJay Kaskel
Sunday, July 11, 201079DUnctuous (6)Ed Sessa
Thursday, November 5, 200934DLike unwashed hair (3)Patrick Blindauer
Sunday, July 5, 200942DToo suaveTony Orbach and Amy Reynaldo
Thursday, February 5, 200940DLike some hairDavid J. Kahn
Monday, December 15, 200865AOpposite of dry, as hairSusan Gelfand
Monday, July 7, 200818DGreasy (4)Bob Klahn
Monday, March 31, 200845ASlick (10)Jeff Armstrong
Wednesday, February 6, 200864ANeeding shampoo, sayLarry Shearer
Tuesday, August 28, 200716ALike hands after eating potato chipsLinda Schechet Tucker
Monday, July 30, 200731DLike a mechanic's handsElizabeth A. Long
Friday, June 22, 200725DSuave, and then someMike Nothnagel
Sunday, June 25, 200671AToo smooth (2)Jim Page
Sunday, May 21, 2006122ASlick (10)Ashish Vengsarkar
Wednesday, December 7, 200516AToo smooth (2)Manny Nosowsky
Wednesday, September 21, 200553DLike olives or peanutsAnne Garellick
Monday, December 6, 200422DSlick (10)Barry C. Silk
Tuesday, September 21, 200428DGreasy (4)Andrea Carla Michaels
Saturday, August 7, 200421DLubricativePatrick Berry
Sunday, May 9, 200427ASlick (10)Charles M. Deber
Tuesday, February 3, 200458ASmarmyJoe Bower and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, December 23, 20032DLike unwashed hair, maybeMike Torch
Wednesday, October 22, 200350DOverly suaveJudy Cole
Saturday, November 23, 200233DSuave to a faultDana Motley
Wednesday, March 27, 200258ASlick (10)Sarah Keller
Wednesday, July 4, 200165AUnctuous (6)John Beck
Monday, July 2, 200116AGreasy (4)Sarah Keller
Monday, August 14, 200058AGreasy (4)Nancy Kavanaugh
Tuesday, March 21, 200057ALike service station ragsNick Grivas
Saturday, January 29, 200048DNot to be trustedRich Norris
Monday, March 22, 199958DIn need of a shampooGregory E. Paul
Thursday, September 24, 199859DSlick (10)Frances Hansen
Tuesday, August 18, 199824ALike unwashed hair (3)Nancy Salomon
Thursday, June 25, 199843ABootlickingStanley B. Whitten
Thursday, April 2, 199814ASmooth-tonguedAlex K. Justin
Wednesday, February 18, 199840ASmooth-talkingThomas W. Schier
Monday, November 10, 199747ALike auto shop floorsGrace Fabbroni
Monday, October 6, 199713DUnctuous (6)Barbara Campitelli
Tuesday, February 18, 19972DOverly smoothF. Piscop
Sunday, October 6, 199683AOverly adulatoryR. Max Hopkins
Thursday, September 26, 199616ALike garage floorsM. Gaffney
Monday, July 8, 199616ASlick (10)Sidney L. Robbins
Sunday, January 28, 199651ASlick (10)M. W. Perry
Friday, January 19, 199650APinguid (2)C. Gersch
Tuesday, September 12, 199557DUnctuous (6)Gregory E. Paul
Sunday, March 12, 199597AHardly trustworthyCharles M. Deber
Thursday, February 9, 19956DPinguid (2)Richard Thomas
Monday, December 26, 199453DUnctuous (6)Gregory E. Paul
Wednesday, April 27, 199454DToo glibRich Norris

99 results for OILY from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Monday, April 12, 199332DOverly suaveBernice GordonMaleska
Thursday, January 2, 19927DUnctuousJames L. BeattyMaleska
Thursday, June 6, 199116AUnctuousLois SidwayMaleska
Thursday, June 21, 199019A"___ to bed," said the grease monkeyEli WesoffMaleska
Wednesday, June 13, 199051DUnctuousPatricia A. CevaalMaleska
Wednesday, December 7, 198861AUnctuousJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wednesday, November 16, 198817DSuave and glibBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, August 4, 198855DUnctuousJames E. Hinish, Jr.Maleska
Sunday, April 3, 198831AFawningJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sunday, January 10, 198854AUnctuousDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Sunday, October 11, 198791AUnctuousAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Sunday, May 24, 19876DPinguidS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Thursday, April 16, 198722DUnctuousR. S. JonesMaleska
Monday, March 30, 198755DUnctuousMary S. SnyderMaleska
Saturday, December 20, 198618AUnctuousVaughn KeithMaleska
Saturday, May 24, 198657DUnctuousJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, November 19, 198517AUnctuousJames R. BurnsMaleska
Monday, April 22, 198544DUnctuousH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Tuesday, January 15, 198518DLike greasepaintJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sunday, July 10, 19838DUnctuousJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Tuesday, March 1, 198357DLike seas after some spillsJim PageMaleska
Thursday, September 16, 198216AUnctuousC. J. AngioMaleska
Monday, June 21, 198261AUnctuousCharles EnglerMaleska
Sunday, June 20, 198243AToo smoothTap OsbornMaleska
Saturday, April 10, 198255DFatJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, March 4, 198236AUnctuousJoy L. WoukMaleska
Saturday, January 23, 198218DUnctuousNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Monday, January 11, 198238D"___ to bed . . . " (OPEC worker's slogan?)Herb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, January 4, 198224AUnctuousNancy McCarthyMaleska
Monday, October 19, 198134DUnctuousCharles J. MatontiMaleska
Thursday, April 9, 198164AGlib and suaveWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, December 1, 198024DUnctuousHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Saturday, August 2, 198047DOleaginousKathryn RighterMaleska
Monday, October 15, 197922D"___ to bed," said the grease monkeyN. M. MeyerMaleska
Monday, July 9, 197919DCovered with greaseAlfio MicciMaleska
Monday, December 25, 197812DLike mechanics' handsC. J. AngioMaleska
Friday, May 26, 197853ASuave and glibDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Friday, January 28, 197757DUnctuousElaine D. SchorrWeng
Saturday, November 13, 197657AUnctuousAnthony B. CanningWeng
Friday, November 12, 197614ASea condition, at timesHugh McElroyWeng
Sunday, April 18, 1976114ALike mechanics' handsHume R. CraftWeng
Sunday, March 14, 197639DSuaveBert BeamanWeng
Tuesday, March 9, 197658DLike canned sardinesJohn PrytzWeng
Thursday, July 10, 197557AGreasyEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Monday, February 10, 197557ASlickMel RosenWeng
Saturday, February 1, 197561ASuaveAlice H. KaufmanWeng
Wednesday, January 1, 19757DSuaveDiana SessionsWeng
Tuesday, June 4, 197455AUnctuousMike MooreWeng
Sunday, March 31, 197475AUnctuousWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Thursday, February 21, 197436AUnctuousSara V. TuckermanWeng
Sunday, November 11, 197380DLike sardinesBetty LearyWeng
Tuesday, September 18, 197336DUnctuousUnknownWeng
Monday, February 7, 197214AGreasyUnknownWeng
Monday, September 27, 197124AUnctuousUnknownWeng
Monday, June 28, 197114AUnctuousUnknownWeng
Tuesday, May 25, 197153DSlickUnknownWeng
Monday, May 17, 197150ALike sardinesUnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 25, 197024AUnctuousUnknownWeng
Wednesday, May 27, 197054ALike some Calif. shoresUnknownWeng
Tuesday, July 15, 196960DIngratiating.UnknownWeng
Monday, February 17, 196957ASlick.UnknownWeng
Sunday, December 15, 196825DSuaveDiana SessionsFarrar
Thursday, October 24, 19682DSuave.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 17, 196885DButtery.Anne FoxFarrar
Sunday, January 14, 196893ASuave.Bert BeamanFarrar
Tuesday, September 26, 196719AUnctuous.William LutwiniakFarrar
Tuesday, July 25, 196761AUnctuous.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sunday, February 5, 196718DSuave.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Sunday, November 13, 196657AToo smooth.Anthony MorseFarrar
Friday, October 7, 196655DViscous.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 3, 196644AUnctuous.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 8, 196420AInsinuating.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wednesday, September 23, 196441AUnctuous.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 29, 196354DToo smooth.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 22, 196260APinguid.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 23, 196224ASlick.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 10, 196228DUnctuous.Lois HillisFarrar
Friday, February 10, 196127AViscous.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 20, 196028ASlippery.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 16, 196056DToo smooth.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 21, 196057ADeceitfully affable.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 16, 19592DSmoothly subservient.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 5, 195918DUnctuous.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tuesday, June 30, 195930DUnctuous.Melville P. LiveranceFarrar
Friday, May 23, 195853DBland.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, June 2, 195659AUnctuous.Bernice GordonFarrar
Monday, March 12, 195651DToo smooth.Louis SabinFarrar
Monday, March 28, 195546AUnctuous.Ruth H. OliverFarrar
Friday, October 22, 195457DUnctuous.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, September 14, 19548DSlick-mannered.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Wednesday, May 26, 195436AUnctious.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, February 26, 195461AToo smooth.Israel GitterFarrar
Wednesday, December 30, 195354DSmooth-tongued.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tuesday, September 22, 195341AToo smooth.Bernice GordonFarrar
Thursday, March 12, 195345ASlick.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 12, 195124AUnctuous.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 28, 195127DSmooth in manner.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 14, 194835AOleaginous.Clara RusheFarrar
Sunday, April 25, 194348DUnctuous.Hugh P. EvansFarrar

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