It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.

Help support XWord Info

Donation Amount

XWord Info is only possible when people like you choose to support it through donations.

Donate to get access to XWord Info for a year.

Benefits vary by donation level.

Find clues or match patterns

See all the clues for any answer word,
or all answers that match a specified pattern

Pattern matching options:
Sort items:
Answer length:
length enforced when pattern includes *
Enter a word or pattern:

132 results for ORRIS

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

Saturday, August 19, 201724ARoot used in perfumery (3)Mark Diehl
Sunday, July 15, 201221DRoot in perfumeryRandolph Ross
Sunday, November 6, 201179APerfumery rootstockElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, April 27, 2008113ARoot used in perfumery (3)Oliver Hill
Sunday, November 12, 200639ARoot used in perfumery (3)Patrick Berry
Sunday, June 11, 200069AGold braid (3)Nelson Hardy
Sunday, January 4, 19984DGold braid (3)Mark Danna
Sunday, July 3, 199486DGold braid (3)A.J. Santora
Wednesday, June 22, 199460AIris with a fragrant rootstockArthur S. Verdesca

123 results for ORRIS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, November 14, 199370AGold or silver braidNorma SteinbergTaub
Sunday, June 27, 199372DFragrant rootstockAlex K. JustinMaleska
Saturday, April 17, 199338DGalloonKevin BoyleMaleska
Tuesday, March 23, 199351DFragrant rootstock (5)Jim PageMaleska
Sunday, March 21, 1993104AGolden braidBernice GordonMaleska
Sunday, June 14, 199287DAromatic rootBert H. KruseMaleska
Sunday, May 31, 199274DGold lace for upholsteryEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, May 3, 199262DPlant with a fragrant rootRosalind PavaneMaleska
Monday, March 9, 199252DGold lace for upholsteryMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Sunday, September 22, 1991120AFragrant rootstockLawrence M. RheingoldMaleska
Sunday, May 26, 1991111ASource of a fragrant oilAlfio MicciMaleska
Sunday, April 7, 19916DFragrant rootValerie MeunierMaleska
Monday, October 1, 199034DFragrant rootstockWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Thursday, February 23, 198932ASource of a fragrant rootstockBernice GordonMaleska
Wednesday, December 21, 198826DGold braidJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Saturday, July 2, 198862AGold braidBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, May 5, 198841AEuropean irisWalter CovellMaleska
Monday, November 30, 198739AIris, lace or braidSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, August 14, 198729DPerfumery rootJim PageMaleska
Wednesday, July 29, 198711DKin of an irisPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, March 15, 198735DGold lace for upholsteryGloria EvansMaleska
Saturday, May 17, 198642AFragrant rootstockJesse RoarkeMaleska
Friday, March 8, 198556APerfume ingredientWilliam CanineMaleska
Monday, February 11, 198549AIris used in sachet powderJohn GreenmanMaleska
Thursday, August 2, 198418ASource of a perfume ingredientBrownMaleska
Sunday, May 6, 198488ARoot used in perfumeBeverly TivinMaleska
Wednesday, October 26, 198329DOil used in perfumeEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, October 13, 198329DSachet baseWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, May 23, 19835AGold or silver braidVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Wednesday, March 23, 198346DGold laceI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Monday, September 27, 198227DVariety of irisNancy McCarthyMaleska
Sunday, July 18, 198282APerfume baseRuth N. SchultzMaleska
Tuesday, September 15, 198134AComponent in perfume or medicineHugh McElroyMaleska
Friday, June 19, 198159AGalloonMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Thursday, May 14, 198123DOil used in perfumesEli WesoffMaleska
Sunday, April 12, 198173DRoot used in cosmeticsElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Wednesday, April 8, 198114AFragrant rootstockA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, November 2, 198087ARootstockGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Sunday, July 27, 198022DPerfume baseRichard SilvestriMaleska
Wednesday, April 30, 198027DRoot used to make sachetJohn ChervokasMaleska
Saturday, October 13, 197949DRoot used in perfumeryR. W. GreenleafMaleska
Tuesday, August 14, 197928DRoot used in perfumeryR. W. GreenleafMaleska
Sunday, June 10, 1979104APerfume sourceMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Tuesday, February 20, 197943AOil used in perfumesMichelle ArnotMaleska
Wednesday, February 14, 197963APerfume ingredientJean J. DavisonMaleska
Saturday, October 22, 197745DLace used for upholsteryAdelyn LewisMaleska
Friday, July 15, 197746AGold lace for upholsteryBert BeamanMaleska
Sunday, April 17, 197760AOil used in perfumesJordan S. LasherMaleska
Thursday, February 10, 19779DScented irisManny MillerWeng
Saturday, November 6, 197624DFragrant rootLansingWeng
Tuesday, November 2, 197631DFragrant rootHugh McElroyWeng
Tuesday, July 8, 197542AFragrant rootstockMary DormanWeng
Sunday, April 20, 197591DGold braidMary M. MurdochWeng
Sunday, June 2, 197420AEuropean irisBert BeamanWeng
Thursday, October 25, 197347DGold laceUnknownWeng
Wednesday, October 24, 197328AIris speciesUnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 18, 19732DFragrant rootUnknownWeng
Saturday, April 21, 197348AFragrant rootUnknownWeng
Thursday, November 30, 197231DRootstockUnknownWeng
Tuesday, April 18, 19726DFlorentine irisUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 11, 197168DEuropean irisWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Friday, February 5, 19714DFragrant rootstockUnknownWeng
Wednesday, April 1, 197053DFragrant rootstockUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 25, 197094ABraid of gold or silverEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sunday, July 27, 196993AFragrant rootRuth BallWeng
Monday, March 3, 196930DEarly gold lace.UnknownWeng
Monday, October 28, 19687DPlant with fragrant roots.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 8, 196727DIris plant.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 10, 196735AFragrant root.Jean ReedFarrar
Saturday, June 3, 19676DFragrant oil used in perfume.Diana SessionsFarrar
Friday, June 24, 196633DIris plant.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 16, 196682APlant.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tuesday, August 17, 196551DFragrant root.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 25, 196563AFragrant plant.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 28, 196592APlant.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Friday, January 3, 196419DIris plant.George LaczkoFarrar
Sunday, December 8, 1963125AFragrant root.Ted DombrasFarrar
Friday, June 28, 196350DPlant with fragrant roots.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 18, 196253DFragrant rootstock.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, October 14, 196225DPlant yielding a powder.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Tuesday, September 11, 196250DUpholstery braid.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 9, 196219AFragrant rootstock.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wednesday, October 25, 19619DPerfume root.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 13, 196150DSpecies of iris.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 11, 19605DSpecies of iris.Tom MixonFarrar
Thursday, December 8, 196052DPlant with fragrant roots.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 14, 196030DFragrant root.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 10, 196012DFragrant root.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, January 3, 196013DFlorentine iris.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thursday, January 29, 195919DFlorentine iris.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, November 9, 195846DFlorentine iris.Diana SessionsFarrar
Wednesday, June 25, 195834APlant with fragrant root.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, February 2, 1958108AIris plant.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Saturday, February 1, 195830AIris rootstock.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tuesday, January 14, 195831DIris plant.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Thursday, July 4, 195751DPlant root base for powder.Charles AllenFarrar
Saturday, May 4, 195730DIris plant.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 29, 195636ARoot for cosmetics.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 9, 195672DPlant having fragrant roots.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Monday, October 8, 19569DRoot used in cosmetics.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Saturday, April 28, 195623DPlant with fragrant root.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 30, 195593AGold lace.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Monday, April 11, 195525DSpecies of iris.Jessie M. SnowFarrar
Thursday, December 30, 195445APlant with fragrant root.M. S. ManningFarrar
Sunday, May 30, 195470AFragrant root.Marion MoeserFarrar
Friday, February 12, 195421APlant with fragrant roots.S. A. KayFarrar
Tuesday, November 10, 19536DFlorentine iris.George HendersonFarrar
Saturday, May 16, 195347DIngredient of sachet and tooth powder.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Saturday, November 8, 19526DPlant with a fragrant rootstock.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 26, 195250DRootstock of iris.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 25, 195260AA source of perfume.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 1, 195228DFragrant ingredient of sachets.H. H. ChapmanFarrar
Saturday, August 11, 195125DPlant with a fragrant root stock.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 31, 19516DUpholstery trimming.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 5, 195141AFragrant rootstock.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 6, 195027DRoot used in perfumery.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 14, 19502DFragrant rootstock.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 13, 194712DGold or silver lace.Isaac KertFarrar
Sunday, March 26, 194480AFlorentine iris.Jonathan CrossFarrar
Sunday, October 10, 1943137AFlorentine iris.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sunday, September 12, 194375DUpholstery galloon.Alexis P. BoodbergFarrar
Sunday, May 24, 194222AGold lace.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, April 12, 1942121DGold or silver lace.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar