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188 results for ORBS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
69ASome overhead light coversDaniel Kantor
14AThe sun and the moonHannah Slovut
23ASpheres, in poetryAndrea Carla Michaels
60ASpheres (8)Tom McCoy
31AEyes, to bardsAlex Eaton-Salners
10DRoyal ballsPeter Wentz
24ABalls (2)David J. Kahn
17APartners of scepters (2)Gordon Johnson
1DOrrery componentsPatrick Berry
25ARound figuresJoe DiPietro
56DBalls (2)Jay Kaskel and Daniel Kantor
5ASun and moon, poeticallyMatthew E. Paronto and Jeff Chen
123ASpheres (8)Jeff Chen
40DSpheres (8)Ian Livengood
1APlanets, to poets (2)Daniel Raymon
27DSpheres (8)Adam G. Perl
7DPartners of scepters (2)Joel Fagliano
49DStars, e.g. (2)Joe Krozel
13DHeavenly bodies (2)Susan L. Stanislawski
11ARound bodiesJoon Pahk
42AThe sun, moon and stars (2)Randall J. Hartman
71DVenus and othersMatt Ginsberg
38DEarth and moonMichael J. Doran
13DHeavenly bodies (2)Nancy Salomon
45DPlanets, e.g.David Kwong and Kevan Choset
27DScepter toppersRichard Silvestri
113ASome Christmas ornamentsPatrick Berry
59AMany Christmas ornamentsBarry C. Silk
53DChristmas tree ornaments, typicallyGary & Stephen Kennedy
9DRegal symbolsHarvey Estes
12DPlanets or starsDavid Kwong and Emily Halpern
50ASymbols of authorityBarry C. Silk
50DThe sun, moon and stars (2)Matt Ginsberg
21DSun, moon, etc.Curtis Yee
10DEyes, poetically (2)Alan Arbesfeld
15DPlanets, to poets (2)Rich Norris
22DPlanetsAlison Donald
37ASpheres (8)Byron Walden
3DChristmas bulbs, e.g.Robert Zimmerman
56DSpheres (8)Eric Berlin
17D"Fiery" things, to ShakespeareRichard Silvestri
10AEyes (3)Alan Arbesfeld
49DSpheres (8)Peter Gordon
6APlanets and such (2)Greg Staples
62AGlobes (2)Alan Arbesfeld
66DEyes, poetically (2)David J. Kahn
106DCelestial arrayFrank A. Longo
1DSun and moon, for exampleSherry O. Blackard and Lyell Rodieck
54DEyes (3)Rich Norris
109AMoons, e.g.Bill Zais and Nancy Salomon
30DGlobes (2)Peter Gordon
11DEyes, in poetry (2)Richard Chisholm
31DSpheres (8)David Ainslie Macleod
54DStars, e.g. (2)Joe DiPietro
55DEmblems of powerIngrid Truemper
29DBasketballs, but not footballsNancy Salomon
16AParts of royal regaliaJohn Wolting
53DShelley's eyesRobert Malinow
25ASymbols of kingly powerRandall J. Hartman
7DPeepers (2)Fred Piscop
11DPlanets and such (2)Thomas W. Schier
8DPlanetarium sightsD. Niles
54AThe sun, the moon and the starsW. R. Williams
15AScepters' go-withsM. Jacobson
1APeepers (2)A. J. Santora
42AEyes, in poetry (2)D. Niles
1DEyes (3)Christopher Hurt
1DEyeballsRobert R. Zimmerman
49ASci-fi objectsBob Lubbers
36AMoonsBetty Jorgensen

1 result for ORBS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jan 13, 2019panda41AThe top students got all A's ___ in Celestial ObjectsAndrew J. Ries

117 results for ORBS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
1DEyes, to MiltonMartha J. DeWittMaleska
41ASpheresAlfio MicciMaleska
1DSpheresBernice GordonMaleska
39APlanetsDorothy ElliottMaleska
4DEyes, to poetsMichael A. RampinoMaleska
90ACirclesNancy Nicholson JolineMaleska
55DRound figuresJoel D. LafargueMaleska
29DGlobesRobert KatzMaleska
7DPlanetsBrenda PomeranceMaleska
46DMars and Venus, e.g.June A. BoggsMaleska
33ASpheresMichael A. RampinoMaleska
59ASpheresPatricia A. CevaalMaleska
26APlanetsKevin BoyleMaleska
33ASpheresLouis SabinMaleska
1DGlobesNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
26DGlobesArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
96DEyes, poeticallyMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
3DEyes, in poesyJim PageMaleska
28DSpheresChristopher PageMaleska
35DOrrery unitsLouis BaronMaleska
114ASpheresSam Bellotto Jr.Maleska
43ASpheresJim PageMaleska
18AGlobesLouis SabinMaleska
5DSpheresGayle DeanMaleska
1DHeavenly bodiesJonesMaleska
30DMoons or eyesMargaret KingmanMaleska
43ASpheresWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
29DSpheresJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
59APlanetarium objectsBert RosenfieldMaleska
1DEyes, poeticallyAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
6AJupiter and Saturn, e.g.Virginia ButlerMaleska
31AGlobesFletcher IngallsMaleska
29DGlobesSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
29DGlobesAlfio MicciMaleska
3DForms into a diskRobert KatzMaleska
57DSpheresLouis SabinMaleska
13DHeavenly spheresFrank GearyMaleska
65AEyes, to a poetLouise EarnestMaleska
46ASpheresDeitmerWeng
51DSpheresHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
58DEyesChet CurrierWeng
25DHeavenly bodiesJim PageWeng
62DGlobesSidney L. RobbinsWeng
36DEyesE. R. GalliWeng
5DSpheresStephen KahanWeng
23DSpheresMarie WestWeng
130ASpheresAlexander BlackWeng
10ASpheresUnknownWeng
50DGlobesBert BeamanWeng
27ASpheresUnknownWeng
86DGlobesBert RosenfieldWeng
49APoetic eyesUnknownWeng
46ASpheresUnknownWeng
1DSpheresMel TaubWeng
1DSpheresUnknownWeng
8DSpheresUnknownWeng
58DGlobesUnknownWeng
99AMoves in circlesJorgen RohlederWeng
56DSpheres.UnknownWeng
68APlanets.UnknownWeng
33ASpheres.UnknownWeng
11DPlanets.UnknownFarrar
12DCirclesWilliam A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
10AWorlds.UnknownFarrar
53DPlanets.S. LambertFarrar
5AEyes, poetically.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
88AEncircles: Poet.Will WengFarrar
53DEyes.UnknownFarrar
1DSpheres.UnknownFarrar
30DEyes.UnknownFarrar
52DHeavenly bodies.UnknownFarrar
101DEncircles: Poet.Sidney LambertFarrar
50AGlobes.UnknownFarrar
23ASpheres.UnknownFarrar
16AEyes: Poet.UnknownFarrar
47AMoons.Helen FasuloFarrar
6AGlobes.Michael DubinFarrar
36ASpheres.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
60ASpheres.UnknownFarrar
4DCircular bodies.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
41DGlobes.Jean ReedFarrar
24AEyes.A. J. SantoraFarrar
22DSun and moon.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
10DGlobes.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
1ASpheres.UnknownFarrar
64ASymbols of royal power.UnknownFarrar
54DSpheres.UnknownFarrar
26ASpheres.UnknownFarrar
22AGlobes.UnknownFarrar
25AEyes, poetically.Sidney LambertFarrar
27DEyes, poetically.UnknownFarrar
27DCelestial spheres.UnknownFarrar
26DSpherical bodies.Herman KeldFarrar
40DMoons.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
1DGlobes.Herbert EttensonFarrar
7DThe planets.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
23DEncircles: Poet.Helen DelparFarrar
13DSymbols of royalty.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
12DSpheres.H. L. RisteenFarrar
57DSpheres.Louis SabinFarrar
47ASpheres.Mary M. ClarkFarrar
26DGlobes.Elsie BishopFarrar
48AGlobes.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
106AEyes: Poet.W. E. JonesFarrar
128DSpheres.Herbert EttensonFarrar
135DMoons.Marion MoeserFarrar
43AEyes: Poetic.Thomas MeekinFarrar
49ARound objects.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
50DHeavenly bodies.UnknownFarrar
7DSpheres.UnknownFarrar
6DSpherical bodies.UnknownFarrar
26APoetic eyes.UnknownFarrar
51DGlobes.Alberta BurtonFarrar
73ASpheres.Charles CrossFarrar
100AWorlds.Charles CrossFarrar
37DEyes.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar
42DEncircles.Louis ShieldsFarrar