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:

167 Results for OWES

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, August 29, 201737DIs beholden to (3)Adam G. Perl
Monday, May 22, 201714DIs in debtGary Kennedy
Monday, April 24, 201714AHas debts (5)Gary Cee
Wednesday, April 5, 201764AIs in the hole (3)Alex Eaton-Salners
Thursday, December 29, 201627DHas a mortgage, sayKevan Choset
Monday, January 4, 201636DIs indebted toHerre Schouwerwou
Monday, September 7, 20151AHas debts (5)Paula Gamache
Saturday, July 4, 201522ATakes credit? (2)Sam Ezersky
Sunday, December 28, 2014116DIsn't square, sayJoe Krozel
Friday, January 24, 20149DTakes credit? (2)Ian Livengood
Tuesday, July 16, 201321AHas debts (5)Joel Fagliano
Tuesday, February 19, 201324DHas a negative net worthBarry Franklin and Sara Kaplan
Wednesday, March 14, 201244DIs in the hole (3)Dave Sarpola
Thursday, February 23, 201233AHas a tab (5)Jeff Chen
Tuesday, June 21, 201155DIs in the red (4)Kelsey Boes
Sunday, April 17, 201180DGets charged up?Matt Ginsberg
Sunday, March 7, 201055AIs lightTony Orbach and Patrick Blindauer
Wednesday, August 19, 200910AIs shy, in a wayPeter A. Collins
Monday, June 8, 200928DHas debts (5)Randy Sowell
Tuesday, February 10, 200912DIs in the red (4)John Underwood
Thursday, December 11, 200810AHas obligationsJim Hilger
Sunday, July 6, 200852DIs shyBrendan Emmett Quigley
Thursday, April 17, 200847AIsn't in the clear?Byron Walden
Tuesday, April 8, 200814AIs in hockDave Mackey
Thursday, March 22, 200746DGets calls from collectors, sayKaren M. Tracey
Sunday, November 19, 200639DIs intoTony Orbach
Wednesday, November 8, 200626DHas an outstanding figure?Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Friday, July 14, 200647AIs shortBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, November 6, 200546AIs beholden to (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, May 11, 200512DIs in the red (4)Kumar Balani and Lou Sabin
Sunday, December 12, 200492AFalls behind, in a wayLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, September 16, 200310AIs in the red (4)Michael Doran
Sunday, May 25, 200332AHas chits out (4)David J. Kahn
Thursday, February 6, 200356AHas markers out (2)Manny Nosowsky
Monday, December 23, 200238AIsn't solventDavid Bunker
Monday, December 9, 200255AHas debts (5)Sarah Keller
Sunday, November 17, 200248ARuns a tabRichard and Judith Martin
Sunday, August 18, 2002111DHas loansMichael Ashley
Monday, June 24, 200216AIs in arrearsTrip Payne
Thursday, July 26, 200125DMust payManny Nosowsky
Wednesday, May 9, 200156DIs in the hole (3)Ethan Cooper
Wednesday, April 11, 200170AHas chits out (4)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Thursday, April 5, 200135DIs behindCathy Millhauser
Thursday, December 7, 200028DHas a tab (5)Henry Hook
Wednesday, November 22, 200029DHas chits out (4)Fred Piscop
Monday, August 28, 200072AIsn't keeping up with billsRichard Hughes
Thursday, June 22, 200059DCan't payRobert B. Baker
Monday, May 29, 200061AHas markers out (2)Randall J. Hartman
Thursday, April 27, 200010DHas a tab (5)Greg Staples
Thursday, January 20, 20005AHas chits out (4)Jeremy Thomas Paine
Saturday, August 14, 199961AIsn't in the blackJoe DiPietro
Tuesday, May 18, 199932DComes up shortCynthia Joy Higgins
Tuesday, April 13, 199916AHas a tab (5)Fred Piscop
Wednesday, January 21, 199861DHas a mortgageElizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, April 17, 199715AIs beholden to (3)Susan Smith
Friday, September 27, 199614DIsn't free and clearB. Sefick
Thursday, August 22, 199630DHas liabilitiesR. Norris
Sunday, June 23, 1996111ASees red?F. Hansen
Saturday, May 4, 19969DHas something outstandingB. Klahn
Sunday, December 17, 199524DHas a tab (5)Dean Niles
Saturday, December 2, 199555DHas creditorsRich Norris

1 result for OWES from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
September 12, 2004diagramless11AHas obligationsBrendan Emmett Quigley

105 results for OWES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, August 19, 199341DHas a credit-card balanceMel TaubMaleska
Monday, August 9, 199314AIs in debtMorton B. BraunMaleska
Sunday, August 8, 1993109AHas markers outTom UnderhillMaleska
Friday, November 27, 199269AIs in debtStanley GlassMaleska
Sunday, September 13, 1992101DGoes into debtFrances HansenMaleska
Saturday, August 31, 199157ABecomes encumberedKenneth WitteMaleska
Wednesday, April 3, 199154DHas billsRichard SilvestriMaleska
Wednesday, August 16, 198962ARuns a tabLouis SabinMaleska
Tuesday, July 25, 19896DIs in the redChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Saturday, July 1, 198953DBecomes encumberedBetty JorgensenMaleska
Monday, February 13, 198922AHas creditorsAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, January 15, 198980AIs indebtedNorma SteinbergMaleska
Monday, July 25, 198813DIs in debtSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, March 1, 198872AIs indebtedMary M. MurdochMaleska
Wednesday, October 7, 198763AIs indebtedBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Friday, September 4, 198763AHas a billJim PageMaleska
Saturday, May 16, 198771ABecomes encumberedMary M. MurdochMaleska
Wednesday, March 11, 198726DHas creditorsThomas W. SchierMaleska
Thursday, February 12, 198761DIs in debtKenneth WitteMaleska
Friday, December 27, 198563AIs obligedBert H. KruseMaleska
Wednesday, October 24, 198446DIs indebtedStanley B. WhittenMaleska
Wednesday, September 19, 198459AIs in debtJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, April 15, 198485DHas obligationsA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, April 2, 198442DHas markers outFred TooleMaleska
Sunday, May 8, 198385DIs beholden toElaine SchorrMaleska
Monday, March 28, 198337AIs indebtedVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Saturday, November 6, 198231DCharges itWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, August 12, 198235AHas markers outI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Friday, May 7, 198213DIs behindhandKay SullivanMaleska
Saturday, July 25, 198166AHas to payA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, February 17, 198150DIs in debtArnold MossMaleska
Wednesday, July 16, 198047DIs obligatedMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Sunday, May 25, 198063DHas creditorsJean ReedMaleska
Monday, March 10, 198051DIs in the redGrace FabbroniMaleska
Friday, September 7, 19795DIs indebted toJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Thursday, August 3, 197850DIs obligatedJean J. DavisonMaleska
Friday, January 13, 197859AHasn't paid upSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, November 11, 197714AIs indebtedBetty DuffyMaleska
Sunday, March 20, 197783DHas debtsRuth N. SchultzMaleska
Friday, December 3, 197656DFaces a dunningGeorge RaventosWeng
Tuesday, June 8, 197622DIs obliged forBert BeamanWeng
Monday, February 16, 197652DIs indebted toJean J. DavisonWeng
Thursday, January 1, 197615AIs obligatedAlfio MicciWeng
Thursday, July 3, 197521AIs indebtedSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Sunday, June 29, 1975148APiles up billsA. J. SantoraWeng
Tuesday, June 10, 197518ALags, financiallyAdelyn LewisWeng
Friday, July 12, 197410AHas debtsSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Monday, March 18, 197432DIs obliged forSamuel H. BarkanWeng
Thursday, February 21, 197462AIs obligatedSara V. TuckermanWeng
Thursday, November 29, 197367AHas a debtUnknownWeng
Sunday, November 25, 197330DRuns up billsAlfio MicciWeng
Sunday, December 3, 1972104AIs in debtElmer ToroWeng
Monday, October 4, 197126DHas billsUnknownWeng
Thursday, July 15, 197118AHas debtsUnknownWeng
Friday, January 22, 197143AIs obligatedUnknownWeng
Sunday, August 30, 197096DSees red in a wayAnne FoxWeng
Monday, January 12, 197031DHas debtsUnknownWeng
Wednesday, October 15, 196963AHas bills.UnknownWeng
Sunday, July 13, 196930DHas an obligationCornelia WarrinerWeng
Thursday, March 6, 19696AIs beholden to.UnknownWeng
Friday, April 19, 196828DHas obligations.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 8, 196814AIs obligated.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 5, 196849DUses credit cards.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 28, 196739DIs beholden to.William LutwiniakFarrar
Tuesday, September 19, 196721DIs in the red.Ronald C. HirschfeldFarrar
Friday, December 9, 196661AIs beholden to.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 29, 196648AIs beholden to.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thursday, September 22, 196627AIs indebted to.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sunday, July 3, 196620AIs morally obligated to.William LutwiniakFarrar
Friday, November 12, 196510DIs in the red.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 12, 196522DIs beholden to.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 10, 196427AIs beholden (to).UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 1, 196455DIs obliged to.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 16, 196434DIs beholden to.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 14, 19632DIs beholden to.Helen FasuloFarrar
Thursday, July 19, 196217AIs obliged for.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 1, 196229DIs indebted to.Roberta MorseFarrar
Friday, October 13, 196145AIs indebted to.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 14, 196145AIs indebted to.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 8, 196134DIs under obligation to.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 4, 195939AIs under obligation.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 4, 195954DIs under obligation.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tuesday, September 2, 195843AIs beholden to.Jan and Mike DubinFarrar
Sunday, November 24, 195741DIs morally obligated to.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Friday, July 5, 195723ACherishes (a certain feeling) toward another.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Wednesday, April 24, 195712DIs indebted to.Herbert LyleFarrar
Friday, January 4, 195711DIs indebted.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, November 27, 195576A"For he ___ not any man."Marjorie M. ConnellyFarrar
Wednesday, October 12, 195520AHas debts.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wednesday, April 13, 195511DIs indebted to.Mary D. WarnockFarrar
Friday, April 30, 195456AIs under obligation.Anthony MorseFarrar
Wednesday, March 31, 19547DIs in debt to.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Saturday, March 6, 195471AIs obligated to.Marian MoeserFarrar
Tuesday, March 2, 195412DIs indebted to.Willard JordanFarrar
Tuesday, October 20, 195323DIs under obligation to.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wednesday, April 30, 195231DIs obliged to.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 1, 195262AIs obligated to.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 20, 195128DIs obliged to.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 6, 195112DIs under obligation to.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 2, 195128DIs indebted to.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 28, 195021AIs indebted to.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 8, 195029AHas creditors.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, August 20, 195077AIs indebted.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, May 21, 195059AIs in debt.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, January 2, 194944DIs under obligation.Henry A. WolfeFarrar

The XWord Info Word List is now available. Angels can download it for use with their own software.