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227 results for OWN

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

DateGridClueAuthor
48ACable inits. popular with female viewersEvan Kalish
68AEmbrace fullyDominick Talvacchio
56DPossess (10)Alex Eaton-Salners
22AThe "O" of B.Y.O.B. (2)Bruce Haight
1AHave (16)John Lampkin
43DThe "O" of B.Y.O.B. (2)Jennifer Nutt
40DHave the title toLonnie Burton
48AAdmit, with "up to"Neil deGrasse Tyson and Andrea Carla Michaels
38ATrounce, informallyRoss Trudeau
57DPart of B.Y.O.B. (6)Sarah Keller
24DTotally defeatMorton J. Mendelson
59DThe "O" in M.Y.O.B.Loren Muse Smith and Andrea Carla Michaels
36ATake responsibility forDan Schoenholz
58DDominatePaula Gamache
25ARent-to-___Gary Cee
45AAdmit, with "up" (2)Elizabeth A. Long
19APossess (10)Joel Fagliano
45AReal estate optionDavid Phillips
32DKeepLuke Vaughn
19AHave (16)Kurt Mueller
11DNot lease, say (2)Alex Bajcz
55DPart of B.Y.O.B. (6)Richard F. Mausser
19AHave mastery overLaura Sternberg
19DHave (16)Joe DiPietro
107AHave (16)David J. Kahn
56DOn one's ___ (6)Stu Ockman
66DHave (16)Elizabeth C. Gorski
18AAcknowledgePatrick Berry
57AHold the deed toMichael Barnhart
87ACrush, sportswiseMatt Ginsberg
45AHave (16)Anna Shechtman
34DAdmit, with "up" (2)Kristian House
26A"My ___ Private Idaho," 1991 filmElizabeth C. Gorski
53APart of B.Y.O.B. (6)Peter A. Collins
59DBe undefeated against, in sports lingoBrad Wilber
61DNot rentFran and Lou Sabin
20AOn one's ___ (6)Todd Gross
42DPart of M.Y.O.B. (3)Corey Rubin
11DConsistently defeat, in slangManny Nosowsky
30ACompletely dominateJoon Pahk
74DTotally dominateVictor Fleming and Matt Ginsberg
14AHold one's ___Barry C. Silk
48D"The devil looks after his ___"John Farmer
46ARetainCaleb Madison
116DNot lease, say (2)Caleb Madison
40DHave the rights to (2)Oliver Hill
38DHave title to (5)Ed Early
20AOn one's ___ (6)Patrick Berry
45APart of M.Y.O.B. (3)Michael Langwald
1DTo have and to hold (2)Ken Bessette
42DOf one's ___C. W. Stewart and J. K. Hummel
15DTo have and to hold (2)Bob Klahn
60AHave (16)Susan Harrington Smith
11DHold title to (3)Randall J. Hartman
52DHave title to (5)Richard Silvestri
15DPershing's ___ (nickname for the U.S. Army Band)Byron Walden
66ANewman's ___Raymond C. Young
38DFess (up) (2)Nancy Salomon
38DHave in handStella Daily and Bruce Venzke
20DHave (16)Michael Shteyman
7DConfess, with "up"Nancy Salomon
44DHold the rights toRaymond Hamel
14APersonal (2)Richard Silvestri
49DHave (16)Robert H. Wolfe
115DBe entitledRandolph Ross
47APay off the mortgage onPatrick Merrell
19DOn one's ___ (6)Brendan Emmett Quigley
12DPart of B.Y.O.B. (6)Nancy Salomon and Kendall Twigg
70DOn one's ___ (6)Elizabeth C. Gorski
8DPossess (10)Jim Hyres
8DHold title to (3)Sarah Keller
29AHave control ofPatrick Merrell
15APossess (10)Gail A. MacLean
38DHis or her followerA. J. Santora
42AHave (16)Randolph Ross
94DPart of B.Y.O.B. (6)Fred Piscop
10DPart of B.Y.O.B. (6)Steven Kahn
69APrivatePatrick Berry
31DPersonal (2)Manny Nosowsky
54AHave (16)Michael Ashley
24DAllowTrip Payne
10DPart of M.Y.O.B. (3)Peter Gordon
43DHave (16)Patrick Berry
42AHave title to (5)John D. Leavy
79DHold (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
69AFess (up) (2)Robert H. Wolfe
21DHave the deed toMyles Callum
59AHave (16)Rich Norris
32DHave (16)Frances Hansen
43AFess (up to)Nancy Salomon
24AHold title to (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley
57AHave title to (5)Nancy Salomon and Bob Frank
40AHave (16)A. J. Santora
41DDominate, so to speakJim Page
36DPossess (10)Michael S. Maurer
54AHave title to (5)Robert Dillman
9DControlDave Tuller
14DHave a titleNancy Salomon
56DHold (2)Frank Longo
7DMine ___Cathy Millhauser
60APossess (10)John R. Conrad
28DHave the rights to (2)F. Longo
30DHave deed toP. Jordan
63AOpposite of lackA. J. Santora
52AOn one's___ (6)B. Klahn
50APossess (10)Elizabeth C. Gorski
44APossess (10)Randall J. Hartman
26DPossess (10)Jonathan Schmalzbach
8DHave (16)Jonathan Schmatzbach
71APossess (10)Christopher Page

2 results for OWN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jul 21, 2013diagramless26AB.Y.O.B. partFred Piscop
Nov 26, 2000diagramless5DNot let?Peter Gordon

115 results for OWN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
36DDyer's "Pulling Your ___ Strings"HarrisMaleska
34DHaveRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
36AHaveCalista LuminatiMaleska
79DPossessJane S. FlowerreeMaleska
48DHold the deed onNorma SteinbergMaleska
10DBaruch's "My ___ Story'"Ralph G. BeamanMaleska
38APossessKenneth WitteMaleska
7DPossessErnst TheimerMaleska
127APossessCharles M. DeberMaleska
60AHaveJoy L. WoukMaleska
14AHaveJoy L. WoukMaleska
23DControl, in a wayJohn GreenmanMaleska
53AConfess, with "up"Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
12DPossessMark DiehlMaleska
55AAdmitJim PageMaleska
42APossessSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
2DPossessWilliam JarvisMaleska
33DAcknowledgeAlfio MicciMaleska
40AHaveWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
28ABaruch’s “My ___ Story”Eli WesoffMaleska
9DPossessRhonda KrausMaleska
8DHold one's ___John M. SamsonMaleska
15AConfess, with "up"William E. HeinemannMaleska
39AHaveEli WesoffMaleska
24A"To each his ___"Beverly J. SewardMaleska
19APossessLouis SabinMaleska
70DHaveJohn M. SamsonMaleska
37DPossessChristy RidleyMaleska
22A___ up (admit)Maurice J. TeitelbaumMaleska
42DPossessSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
46AAdmitJean J. DavisonMaleska
31DHaveDorothea E. ShippMaleska
21DPossessGrace FabbroniMaleska
51AHave a deedHenry HookMaleska
48AParticularDavid J. Pohl and John M. SamsonMaleska
16DHaveReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
28AHaveJoy L. WoukMaleska
64DConfessCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
35APossessC. J. AngioMaleska
95A"To thine ___ self . . . "Henry HookMaleska
80APossessWalter WebbMaleska
39D___ up (confess)Olga KowalsWeng
9DPossessAlexander BlackWeng
34AConfessUnknownWeng
26AAdmitUnknownWeng
23APossessUnknownWeng
84AHold one's ___C. McInerneyWeng
4DHaveGuido ScaratoWeng
32APossessAlexander BlackWeng
45DAdmitMary Ann CodeWeng
26APossessEdward J. O'BrienWeng
3DPossessUnknownWeng
31APossessUnknownWeng
9DAcknowledgeUnknownWeng
42AAdmit, with "up"UnknownWeng
51AAdmitUnknownWeng
68DHaveE. ToroWeng
57AAcknowledge.UnknownWeng
48AAdmit.UnknownFarrar
31AAdmit.UnknownFarrar
32AAdmit.UnknownFarrar
36AHave.Anne FoxFarrar
30DHave.UnknownFarrar
36DAdmit.Frances HansenFarrar
57AAdmit (with "up").UnknownFarrar
41AHave.UnknownFarrar
96AAcknowledge.Arnold MossFarrar
42AAdmit.Louise EarnestFarrar
37AHold title to.UnknownFarrar
45AAcknowledge.UnknownFarrar
123AAdmit (with "up").Will WengFarrar
75DAdmit.Hume R. CraftFarrar
36AConfess.Frances HansenFarrar
6DConfess.UnknownFarrar
65DRejoice in.UnknownFarrar
65DSee 41 Down.UnknownFarrar
10DAdmit.UnknownFarrar
8DRecognize.Helen FasuloFarrar
40DAdmit.UnknownFarrar
44AAcknowledge.UnknownFarrar
74ARecognize.W. E. JonesFarrar
58AAdmit.Diana SessionsFarrar
57DAcknowledge.Helen FasuloFarrar
38AAcknowledge.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
105DAdmit.W. E. JonesFarrar
37AHold.UnknownFarrar
10DAdmit.UnknownFarrar
110APossess.Threba JohnsonFarrar
56DAdmit.A. J. SantoraFarrar
54AAdmit.UnknownFarrar
58AAcknowledge.Jules ArensbergFarrar
29AAdmit.UnknownFarrar
56AAcknowledge.UnknownFarrar
6DAdmit.Harold T. BersFarrar
9DOn one's ___.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
45DAdmit.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
23ARecognize.Helen FasuloFarrar
104AAcknowledge.Roberta MorseFarrar
42ARecognize.H. L. RisteenFarrar
41DAdmit.Jules ArensbergFarrar
45ARecognize.UnknownFarrar
52AHave.UnknownFarrar
116DBelonging to oneself.Thomas MeekinFarrar
36DHold by right.S. A. KayFarrar
8DRecognize.UnknownFarrar
8DHave.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
27AAdmit.Harold T. BersFarrar
41AAcknowledge.UnknownFarrar
23AAcknowledge.UnknownFarrar
50DPossess.UnknownFarrar
37AHold by right.UnknownFarrar
88AAdmit.Harold T. BersFarrar
47AHold by right.UnknownFarrar
30AAcknowledge.UnknownFarrar
80DAcknowledge.Thomas MeekinFarrar