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106 results for OPERATE

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thu Sep 15, 201640DUrnIan Livengood
Sun Jul 24, 201686DManageDavid Steinberg
Sun Sep 15, 201317DRun (4)Joe DiPietro
Mon Jun 7, 201027DDo surgeryLynn Lempel
Mon Jan 7, 200818ADo surgery (on)Lynn Lempel
Thu Aug 30, 20077DBe in charge of (2)Victor Fleming and Bruce Venzke
Sat Sep 18, 20043DBe in charge of (2)Bob Peoples
Mon Nov 3, 200346ARun (4)Marjorie Berg
Fri Oct 24, 200355AWork on an open-and-shut case?Sherry O. Blackard
Fri Apr 18, 20032DWork on an organ, maybeTyler Hinman
Sat Sep 7, 200251AGo in, so to speakPatrick Berry
Tue Dec 8, 19981DSurgeon's decisionFrances Hansen
Sun Jul 7, 199661DMake goR. H. Wolfe
Wed Jul 26, 199539DBe at the controlsChristopher Hurt
Sun Mar 5, 199545DMake the cut?A.J. Santora
Thu Jan 12, 199514ARun (4)Fran & Lou Sabin
Fri Dec 2, 19948DDo businessBob Klahn
Sun Nov 27, 19947DRun (4)Jacques Liwer

3 results for OPERATE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 31, 2017panda39DTelephone button "8"Mel Taub
Aug 13, 2017cryptic7DPoet arranged to take time to work (7)Richard Silvestri
Dec 5, 2010acrosticPControl, conduct, manageEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

85 results for OPERATE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Oct 9, 199318AEmploy a trocarHessTaub
Thu May 27, 199314DManageWalter CovellMaleska
Wed Aug 26, 199256ARunEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon Oct 28, 199141DRunErnie FurtadoMaleska
Sat Jun 2, 199035DFunctionWilliam CanineMaleska
Fri May 11, 199052ARunMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Tue Jul 11, 198956AManeuverReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Fri May 26, 198936DFunctionNancy JolineMaleska
Tue Mar 21, 198947ARunShirley SolowayMaleska
Fri Jul 31, 198745ARunChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Sun Apr 12, 19874DRunJacques LiwerMaleska
Fri Feb 20, 198743DActEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Jun 10, 198632ARunJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sun May 26, 198573ARunKathryn RighterMaleska
Sat Jan 12, 198540DFunctionJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Wed Aug 15, 198438AEmulate the MayosDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Thu Mar 22, 198424DWorkRhonda KrausMaleska
Fri Jun 11, 19822DRunC. J. AngioMaleska
Fri Nov 28, 198030DFunctionEli WesoffMaleska
Tue Mar 18, 198012DEmulate a b.t.o.MeunierMaleska
Sat Jan 5, 198047AManage or runKathryn RighterMaleska
Sun Jul 9, 197826AFunctionHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sat Mar 11, 19781DRunWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Feb 2, 19787DWork or runMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Fri Oct 3, 197525ACarry onNorton RhoadesWeng
Sat Mar 30, 197455AManageJoseph LaFauciWeng
Sun Feb 18, 197346DWorkJack LuzzattoWeng
Mon Jul 17, 197253ACarry onUnknownWeng
Mon May 22, 19721DRunUnknownWeng
Sat Mar 18, 197215AManageUnknownWeng
Sat Feb 5, 197261AFunctionUnknownWeng
Wed Dec 8, 19717DRunUnknownWeng
Mon Sep 7, 19704DManageUnknownWeng
Tue Jun 9, 197027DWorkUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 10, 197044ARunUnknownWeng
Mon Aug 12, 196815ARun.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 2, 196847DConduct.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sat Jan 15, 19662DRun.UnknownFarrar
Fri Apr 24, 196448ARun.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 9, 19632DManage.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 16, 196340DManage or use.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 2, 196258ARun.Madeline CorseFarrar
Tue Jan 30, 196247DRun.Louis SabinFarrar
Fri Jul 14, 196161AWork.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 5, 196143DWork.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 23, 196155AFunction.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 24, 196061ARun.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 3, 1960103ARun.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat May 28, 196038DManage.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 28, 195952DManage.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sat Mar 1, 195859APerform.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 1, 195854ARun.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Tue Aug 14, 195618ARun.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu May 31, 195660ARun, as an elevator.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Jan 26, 195615ADrive.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Tue Jul 19, 195515AProduce an effect.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 27, 195460AConduct.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 8, 195440DRun.Dorothy SmithFarrar
Mon Oct 5, 195315AManage.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 20, 195367ADrive.Ethel LeStrangeFarrar
Wed May 20, 195355ABring about.Bernice GordonFarrar
Thu May 7, 19532DControl.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sun Apr 26, 1953140AWork.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Dec 7, 19527DAct.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun Jul 20, 19528DWork.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Fri Jul 18, 195234DHandle.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 10, 195244DConduct.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed Nov 21, 195137DMake work.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 20, 195117ARun, as an elevator.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 5, 19511DBring about.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Thu Mar 8, 195141DManage; conduct.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 13, 195143DManage a machine.Robert HeglerFarrar
Sun Jan 7, 195126ATransact business.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Dec 3, 1950119ADrive.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Aug 6, 195096DUse.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun May 14, 1950102DRun.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Mar 19, 1950104DWhat "Men in White" do.Elizabeth JacksonFarrar
Sun Feb 19, 195059DWork.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun Nov 13, 194923AManage.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
Sun Aug 7, 194921AUse.Alice McKinleyFarrar
Sun Apr 24, 194946DWork.Hilda E. AllenFarrar
Sun Jun 20, 194827AProduce an effect.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Sep 23, 194599DRun.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Dec 3, 1944123ARun.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Aug 6, 194472DWork.Jack LuzzattoFarrar