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218 results for OPTS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thu Feb 15, 201813DChooses, with "for" (6)Peter Gordon
Sun Jan 28, 201838DGoes (for) (11)Priscilla Clark and Jeff Chen
Mon Oct 30, 20171DChooses (to) (3)Jay Kaskel
Mon Oct 23, 201770AChooses (14)Timothy Polin
Tue Oct 10, 201712DPicks, with "for" (3)Mark MacLachlan
Tue Jun 27, 20177DChooses (14)John Guzzetta
Thu May 18, 20171ADecides one way or the otherJacob Stulberg
Fri May 5, 201740DWithdraws, with "out" (7)Patrick Berry
Sun Nov 27, 201637DPulls (out of)Matt Ginsberg
Sat Nov 26, 201660AStops waffling (2)Paolo Pasco
Mon Nov 14, 201656AChooses (to) (3)Zhouqin Burnikel
Mon Jan 11, 201619AElects (to)Howard Barkin
Thu Oct 22, 201535DDecides (to) (2)Tracy Gray
Fri Oct 9, 201529AChooses a courseDavid Steinberg
Thu Oct 8, 201528AGoes (for) (11)Stu Ockman
Thu Aug 20, 201563DDecides (to) (2)Jules P. Markey
Tue Jun 30, 201563AElects (4)Susan Gelfand
Mon May 4, 201569AChooses, with "for" (6)Zhouqin Burnikel
Sun Feb 22, 201581DGoes (for) (11)Patrick Berry
Mon Nov 3, 201447DMakes a choice (4)Janet R. Bender
Thu Jun 19, 20141DGoes (for) (11)Timothy Polin
Mon May 12, 201458AMakes a pickGary Cee
Wed Apr 30, 20149APulls (out) (2)Zhouqin Burnikel
Sat Mar 1, 201454DDecides (5)Ian Livengood & J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Sat Feb 22, 201441ADeclines, with "out" (2)Evan Birnholz
Sun Dec 1, 201352DMakes a choice (4)Alan DerKazarian
Tue Sep 3, 201365ASelects, with "for" (2)Dan Schoenholz
Thu Dec 20, 201239AFishes or cuts bait, sayIan Livengood and J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Wed Apr 18, 201261ADeclines, with "out" (2)Steven Riley
Sun Mar 25, 2012104DElects (4)Patrick Berry
Sun Mar 11, 201254APlays, with "in"Victor Fleming and John Dunn
Sun Dec 18, 2011107DDecides (5)Patrick Merrell
Fri Jul 29, 201155DDoesn't decline, with "in"Paula Gamache
Sun Apr 24, 201190DChooses (14)Caleb Madison and J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Wed Jul 28, 20101ADeclines, with "out of"Howard Baker
Thu May 27, 201013AWithdraws, with "out" (7)Josh Knapp
Wed Apr 28, 201012DStops waffling (2)Andrea Carla Michaels and Peter L. Stein
Fri Apr 23, 20103DGets off the fenceBrad Wilber
Sat Mar 27, 20104DTakes, with "for" (3)Samuel A. Donaldson
Mon Sep 28, 200954AChooses, with "for" (6)Lynn Lempel
Sun Jan 18, 200937DTakes, with "for" (3)Randolph Ross
Mon Jan 5, 200942AChooses (14)Andrea Carla Michaels
Mon Nov 17, 200859DChooses (14)Paula Gamache
Mon Sep 29, 20081DWithdraws, with "out" (7)Sharon Delorme
Mon Aug 25, 200855DChooses, with "for" (6)Andrea Carla Michaels and Michael Blake
Sun Aug 10, 200870DTakes, with "for" (3)Will Nediger
Wed Feb 6, 200813DWithdraws, with "out" (7)Larry Shearer
Sat Nov 24, 200749DGoes (for) (11)Victor Fleming
Sun Nov 11, 2007118AGoes (for) (11)Alan Arbesfeld
Tue Sep 4, 200756DMakes up one's mind (to)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Mar 25, 200795DPicks, with "for" (3)Fred Piscop
Sun Oct 15, 200655AElects (4)Norma Johnson & Nancy Salomon
Mon Jul 17, 200660DChooses (to) (3)Larry Paul
Tue Jan 10, 200610AGoes (for) (11)David J. Kahn
Fri Dec 2, 200544ATakes a coursePatrick Merrell
Sat Jul 16, 200549DPrefers, with "for" (2)Michael Shteyman
Sun Jun 12, 200528AChecks a particular boxJoe Bower
Tue Jun 8, 200411DChooses, with "for" (6)Ed Early
Mon Nov 10, 200322AChooses (14)Gail A. MacLean
Tue Sep 30, 200358DWithdraws, with "out" (7)Kevan Choset
Sun Sep 14, 200359DGoes (for) (11)Cathy Millhauser
Thu Mar 27, 200367APicksDavid J. Kahn
Sun Mar 16, 200377DPulls (out) (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Feb 2, 20039ADeclines to take part, with "out"Mark Danna
Thu Jan 23, 20033DDecides (5)Cathy Millhauser
Mon Dec 9, 200255DMakes a choice [and one more example of this puzzle's theme]Sarah Keller
Thu Nov 21, 200266APrefers, with "for" (2)Joe DiPietro
Mon Apr 8, 200254DChooses (14)Richard Chisholm
Tue Jan 1, 200219AMakes a choice (for)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Nov 18, 200119AGoes (for) (11)Jim Page
Thu Sep 20, 200154DDecides (5)David J. Kahn
Mon Jul 2, 200171AMakes a choice (4)Sarah Keller
Mon Feb 12, 20011AChooses, with "for" (6)Gregory E. Paul
Thu Dec 28, 200013DSelects, with "for" (2)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Nov 19, 2000103AChooses (14)Cathy Millhauser
Mon Jul 10, 200018AMakes choicesGene Newman
Thu Apr 27, 200018DChooses (14)Greg Staples
Mon Nov 22, 199927DChooses (14)Frances Hansen
Thu Sep 30, 199964APicks oneMatt Gaffney
Wed Sep 29, 199958DVotes (for)Patrick D. Berry
Sun Aug 16, 199873ACo-___ (appropriates)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Thu Jul 2, 199858DGets off the fence, so to speakPat M. Hugel
Sun Jun 28, 199861AWithdraws, with "out" (7)Fred Piscop
Mon Jan 27, 199726DChooses (14)F. Piscop
Wed Dec 18, 199610DChooses (14)M. W. Perry
Fri Sep 20, 199633AElects (4)J. Page
Wed Aug 7, 199637DDecides (5)B. E. Quigley
Mon Jul 15, 199634DMakes a choice (4)S. Spadaccini
Tue Mar 12, 199665AChooses (14)R. J. Hartman
Thu Feb 22, 199634D___out (withdraws) (2)C. Deodene
Sun Dec 18, 199448AWithdraws, with out (7)Manny Nosowsky & Bob Klahn
Thu Jul 14, 199446DPicks, with "for" (3)Daniel R. Stark
Mon May 30, 199412DChooses (14)Raymond Hamel
Wed May 25, 19946D_____ out (withdraws) (2)Fred Piscop
Fri Mar 18, 199450AGoes (for) (11)Mark Diehl
Mon Dec 27, 19931DGoes (for) (11)Joel Davajan

2 results for OPTS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 4, 2016panda64ADecides to stopJoe DiPietro
Jan 16, 2005diagramless17DDecidesByron Walden

120 results for OPTS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Jun 8, 199328DPicksGayle DeanMaleska
Sun May 23, 199311DSelectsAlfio MicciMaleska
Sat Apr 24, 199321DChoosesErnst TheimerMaleska
Wed Mar 31, 199370AChoosesGayle DeanMaleska
Mon Oct 26, 199247AChoosesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed Jul 1, 199210AChoosesGayle DeanMaleska
Thu Jun 25, 199226DMakes a choiceBryant WhiteMaleska
Sun May 10, 199272AChoosesMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Wed Jan 8, 199250DChoosesNorma SteinbergMaleska
Mon Aug 12, 199111DChoosesPeter SwiftMaleska
Thu Dec 27, 19901AMakes a decisionAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Mon Sep 10, 19904AMakes a choicePeter SwiftMaleska
Sat Apr 28, 199033DChoosesRhonda KrausMaleska
Fri Sep 22, 198964AMakes a choiceA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Aug 13, 198971DMakes a choiceNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Mon Jul 10, 198956AElectsChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Sun Jan 29, 1989117DGoes forJeanne WilsonMaleska
Wed Nov 30, 198856DChoosesWilson McBeathMaleska
Tue Aug 16, 198832DChoosesMary S. SnyderMaleska
Sun Jul 31, 19886DMakes a choiceJune A. BoggsMaleska
Mon Apr 4, 198863AChoosesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon Oct 19, 198726DMakes a selectionChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Tue Mar 17, 198714DChoosesJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wed Dec 17, 19865AMakes a selectionChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Fri Jan 10, 19861DChoosesIrene SmullyanMaleska
Sun Dec 15, 198511DChoosesBert H. KruseMaleska
Sun Aug 11, 198530AElectsPeter G. SnowMaleska
Tue May 28, 198516AChoosesJudson G. TrentMaleska
Thu Jul 5, 19841AChoosesCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Sat May 12, 198418AAnagram for stopI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Mon Jan 2, 198427DChoosesShirley SolowayMaleska
Wed Dec 28, 198366AChoosesDaubertMaleska
Thu Sep 15, 198342AChoosesGrace FabbroniMaleska
Wed Sep 14, 198331DElectsDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Mon Sep 5, 198318DChoosesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sat Jul 16, 198318AElectsPeter G. SnowMaleska
Thu Mar 10, 198321DPicksBernice GordonMaleska
Sat Mar 5, 198347DChoosesKay SullivanMaleska
Tue Mar 1, 198332DChoosesJim PageMaleska
Fri May 7, 198226DChoosesKay SullivanMaleska
Mon Feb 15, 198250DElectsEmory H. CainMaleska
Thu Dec 3, 19811DElectsCarduffMaleska
Thu Nov 19, 198163AChoosesGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
Mon Oct 5, 19815DChoosesEmory H. CainMaleska
Mon Apr 13, 198158DElectsBradfordMaleska
Mon Feb 2, 198110AChoosesC. J. AngioMaleska
Fri Jan 23, 198160AChoosesBernice GordonMaleska
Wed Oct 8, 198067AChoosesCarol DuttingMaleska
Sat Jun 14, 198060AChoosesJean J. DavisonMaleska
Wed Mar 5, 198059AChoosesA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Mar 2, 198056AChoosesMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Wed Nov 7, 197923AMakes a choiceJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tue Feb 27, 19793DChoosesJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Jul 31, 1977132AChoosesTom MixonMaleska
Fri May 27, 197741AElectsHarriet Gilson RosenbergMaleska
Sun Mar 27, 19779AChoosesJay SpryMaleska
Mon Jan 24, 19771DChoosesHenry HookWeng
Tue Sep 21, 197644AChoosesMarie WestWeng
Fri Jun 4, 197627DMakes a choiceStanley A. KurzbanWeng
Tue Dec 23, 197551DChoosesMartin BryanWeng
Sat Dec 13, 197543AElectsBert H. KruseWeng
Sun Nov 9, 197589DChoosesHerb RisteenWeng
Fri Sep 26, 19751DChoosesWill ShortzWeng
Sun Apr 20, 197533AChoosesMary M. MurdochWeng
Sat Feb 1, 19751AChoosesAlice H. KaufmanWeng
Sun Nov 3, 19747AChoosesGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Wed Jul 3, 197469ADecidesDaniel GirardiWeng
Tue Apr 2, 19746AGoes forTap OsbornWeng
Tue Sep 11, 197350DMakes a choiceUnknownWeng
Wed Aug 15, 197310AMakes a choiceUnknownWeng
Thu Aug 9, 197363AChoosesUnknownWeng
Mon Jul 23, 19731DMakes a choiceUnknownWeng
Fri Apr 13, 19737DChoosesUnknownWeng
Wed Oct 11, 197250DChoosesUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 24, 1972120ADecides toGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Fri Jul 21, 19721DChoosesUnknownWeng
Fri Feb 18, 197257DChoosesUnknownWeng
Sat Nov 27, 197133DChoosesUnknownWeng
Mon Feb 22, 19713DChoosesUnknownWeng
Tue Jan 26, 19711ADecidesUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 23, 197079AChoosesMarjorie K. CollinsWeng
Wed Jan 28, 19707DDecidesUnknownWeng
Fri Dec 5, 19699AChooses.UnknownWeng
Wed Jul 9, 19698DChooses.UnknownWeng
Fri Oct 25, 196810AChooses.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 8, 196839AMakes a choice.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 13, 196757AChooses.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 25, 196719AChooses.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sat Jul 1, 196752DChooses.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 24, 196639AChooses.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 19, 196635DMakes a choice.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 5, 196670AChooses.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 9, 19661AChooses.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 7, 196585DChooses.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
Tue Jan 19, 196524DChooses.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 9, 196451DChooses.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 29, 196483AChooses.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sun Nov 17, 19633DSelects.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Fri Nov 8, 19631DChooses.Christine R. ValenceFarrar
Sun May 5, 19631AMakes one's choice.Paula BauersmithFarrar
Sun Nov 11, 1962129DChooses.Will C. WengFarrar
Thu Feb 8, 19623DChooses.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Fri Nov 18, 19605AElects.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 16, 195929DMakes a choice.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Fri Aug 15, 195818AChooses.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wed Mar 5, 19588AMakes a choice.S. A. KayFarrar
Wed Sep 4, 195743AMakes a choice.Sidney LambertFarrar
Fri Jan 29, 195421DMakes a choice.Israel GitterFarrar
Mon Sep 21, 19531AChooses.Hugh P. EvansFarrar
Fri Jan 23, 19539DChooses.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Fri Jun 6, 195250DChooses.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 12, 195141AChooses.Helen H. ChapmanFarrar
Wed Oct 25, 195041AChooses.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sat Oct 14, 19506AChooses.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 11, 195033DMakes a choice.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 10, 194834AChooses.Louise RabbFarrar
Sun Jun 1, 1947112AChooses.Archie S. KreilingFarrar
Sun Jan 26, 194754AChooses.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jan 13, 194613DMakes choice.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun Jul 29, 1945136DMakes a choice.Jack LuzzattoFarrar