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298 results for PAT

115 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Oct 26, 201826DRehearsed (2)Evan Kalish
Wed Oct 17, 20186AServing of butter, as might go on top of several answers in this puzzlePatrick Blindauer and Tony Orbach
Mon Sep 17, 201822DConsoling touchCaitlin Reid
Wed Jan 3, 201841DWell-practiced, as an answerBruce Haight
Mon Oct 2, 201764DReassuring touch (2)Trenton Charlson
Sat Sep 9, 201746DToo slickJohn Guzzetta and Michael Hawkins
Sun May 7, 201711DWord before or after "down" (2)Natan Last, Finn Vigeland and the J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Sun Apr 23, 2017108AReassuring touch (2)Olivia Mitra Framke
Wed Mar 1, 201719AOne way to stand (8)David Phillips
Mon Jan 2, 201762DBit of butter (8)Chuck Deodene
Mon Dec 19, 201623DBoston footballer, for shortJason Mueller
Fri Jul 22, 20168DBack stroke?Martin Ashwood-Smith and George Barany
Mon May 2, 20161DButter serving (7)Paula Gamache
Mon Oct 12, 201531DSmall butter portionPatrick Merrell
Tue Aug 18, 201544AWord that, spelled backward, can be a clue for itselfBill Thompson
Fri Jun 26, 20155DFirst lady before BettyErin Rhode
Tue May 12, 201550DBit of butter (8)Paul Hunsberger
Mon Apr 20, 201536DButter serving (7)Tom McCoy
Sat Apr 11, 201517AOpportuneMartin Ashwood-Smith
Fri Sep 5, 20147DWord that is its own synonym when spelled backwardJoe Krozel
Sun May 25, 201467AWord before or after "down" (2)Dan Schoenholz
Thu Apr 10, 201423AOne way to stand (8)David Steinberg
Mon Oct 21, 201351ABit of butter (8)Gary Cee
Fri Apr 26, 201339DWay to stand (5)Michael Ashley
Fri Dec 28, 201231ASquare for a rollAshton Anderson
Thu Sep 13, 201260AToo smoothMatt Ginsberg
Sun Jun 24, 201243ACongratulations indicatorElizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Jan 4, 201210DBit of butter (8)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sat Aug 27, 201119ABit of consolationAshton Anderson
Wed Aug 24, 201111AOne way to stand (8)Kelsey Blakley
Mon Aug 1, 201161DCongratulate nonverballyJoel Fagliano
Mon Apr 11, 20111ASingle serving of butterIan Livengood
Fri Dec 24, 201023ANonverbal congratulationsJay Kaskel and Daniel Kantor
Sat Sep 18, 201032APerfectly (2)Natan Last, Brown University '12
Mon Jul 26, 20104DButter serving (7)Janet R. Bender
Tue Jul 20, 201032AFrisk, with "down" (5)Ed Sessa
Thu Jul 1, 201055ALike some answers (4)Clive Probert
Fri May 21, 201040ANice touchPatrick Berry
Wed Jan 20, 20108DToo rehearsed (2)Trip Payne
Thu Nov 26, 200958DUnisex namePaula Gamache
Mon Aug 3, 200949AButter serving (7)Janet R. Bender
Thu Jan 15, 200911AOne way to get something downPatrick Blindauer
Sun Dec 7, 2008111DOverly rehearsedJim Page
Sun Sep 7, 200837AYou might not be able to stand thisRandolph Ross
Wed Jun 11, 20085DToo 3-DownDaniel Kantor
Tue Jan 22, 20084DButter sliceAdam G. Perl
Tue Dec 4, 200711A___-a-cakeAlison Donald
Sun Oct 21, 200713ABit of congratulationsBrendan Emmett Quigley
Thu Sep 27, 200723AOne way to stand (8)Peter Wentz
Sun Jan 28, 200717DStrokeVictor Fleming and Bruce Venzke
Sun Dec 25, 2005107DToo rehearsed (2)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Thu Oct 13, 200531ABit of butter (8)Patrick Merrell
Sun Sep 11, 200566AOverly glibPatrick Berry
Mon Apr 18, 200524ABit of butter (8)Robert Dillman
Wed Mar 23, 200526AVanna's partnerMike Shenk
Sun Feb 20, 200598ABit of butter (8)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Jan 4, 200525AOne way to stand (8)John Underwood
Tue Nov 23, 200461DSoft touchKurt Mengel
Fri Aug 13, 200434DWay to stand (5)Harvey Estes
Sun Jul 11, 200415DReward, as a dogRandolph Ross
Fri Apr 23, 200437ARehearsed (2)Alan Olschwang
Tue Feb 10, 200450AFrisk, with "down" (5)Seth A. Abel
Sun Feb 8, 200484AWell-rehearsed (3)Randolph Ross
Tue Jan 27, 200425AFrisk, with "down" (5)Randall J. Hartman
Tue Nov 18, 200346DButter squareDenise M. Neuendorf
Wed Jul 9, 200349AKind of handPatrick Merrell
Wed May 14, 20034DButter portion (2)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Mon Mar 24, 200331AMotion while saying "Good dog!"Alison D. Donald
Fri Sep 20, 200246AEarly 70's White House nameKevin Hagen
Tue Sep 3, 200258AButter serving (7)Don West
Sun Aug 18, 200264ALike some answers (4)Michael Ashley
Sun Jul 28, 20025DGesture of affectionNelson Hardy
Sat Jul 6, 200234ALike some answers (4)Nancy Joline
Sun May 5, 2002112AToo simplePatrick Berry
Sat Jan 12, 200261DOne way to stand (8)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Nov 4, 200163DExcessively glibManny Nosowsky
Sat Aug 18, 200119ATo a teeRich Norris
Sun Jun 17, 200154AOne way to stand (8)David J. Kahn
Sat Mar 3, 200150DLike some answers (4)Fraser Simpson
Wed Feb 14, 200148AWay to stand (5)Robert Dillman
Mon Feb 5, 200129AGame show host SajakNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Mon Jan 8, 200143AButter serving (7)Gregory E. Paul
Sun Dec 24, 200010DIrishman, informallyBill Zais
Sun Nov 12, 2000118DLearned perfectlyJoe DiPietro
Wed Oct 18, 200041AMassage partThomas W. Schier
Sat Dec 18, 19994DWay to stand (5)Nancy Joline
Sun Sep 19, 1999113AOversimplifiedManny Nosowsky
Thu Sep 2, 199917AWay to stand (5)Joe DiPietro
Tue Aug 10, 199931AButter portion (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Sep 15, 19987DFrisk, with "down" (5)Gilbert H. Ludwig
Sun Nov 2, 199761DWay of standingNancy Nicholson Joline
Sun Oct 5, 199712AOverly smoothDerrick Niederman
Wed Jul 9, 199760DTo the pointChuck Deodene
Wed Jul 2, 199743AMrs. NixonRichard Hughes
Fri Jun 27, 199761DShow of supportDean Niles
Sun May 18, 199730DYou can stand this!Frances Hansen
Sun May 4, 199732AOne way to get things downManny Nosowsky
Sun Feb 16, 199792DCongratulations, of a sortM. Gaffney
Wed Jan 1, 199763AOne way to stand (8)M. Diehl
Sat Dec 14, 199622AMastered perfectlyR. Norris
Mon Aug 12, 19964DFrisk, with "down" (5)J. R. Bender
Wed Feb 28, 199660DBit of encouragementF.A. Longo
Thu Nov 9, 199545DLike some alibisBob Sefick
Thu Oct 26, 199511DWell-rehearsed (3)Jim Page
Sat May 27, 19954DTo a scienceA.J. Santora
Wed May 3, 199556DButter serving (7)Chuck Deodene
Sun Jan 29, 1995119DPerfectly (2)Bryant White
Mon Nov 7, 199442ABit of butter (8)Randall J. Hartman
Fri Oct 7, 199436DCongratulate in a wayBryant White
Thu Aug 4, 199466AExactly rightJim Page
Sun Jul 10, 1994107AShow appreciation forAlvin Chase
Sun May 22, 1994142DHow some standRandolph Ross
Fri Jan 21, 19948ADollopA.J. Santora
Sat Jan 8, 199445DWell-rehearsed (3)Rand H. Burns
Sun Dec 26, 199354ACaressTom Underhill

6 results for PAT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 31, 2017panda45ATapMel Taub
Jan 4, 2015takeaway64DMinor du*tup*Matt Ginsberg
Sep 1, 2013diagramless12DFrisk, with "down"Joel Fagliano
Aug 4, 2013panda21ARiot's startMel Taub
Jun 9, 2013diagramless15DButter amountFred Piscop
Sep 12, 2004diagramless15DOne way to standBrendan Emmett Quigley

177 results for PAT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Sep 6, 19934DSajak or BooneBill PolvogtTaub
Sun Sep 5, 199317DWay to standNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Tue Dec 29, 19925ATV host SajakAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sat Sep 12, 19929DOpportuneTap OsbornMaleska
Sun Apr 26, 199260AOne way to standErnie FurtadoMaleska
Wed Apr 22, 199221DCaressJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tue Mar 17, 19924AActor ___ O'BrienJim PageMaleska
Tue Nov 19, 199121ATouch lightlyAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Mon Jun 10, 199145DKind of handSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tue Nov 13, 199038DTap gentlyAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Fri Jun 29, 19908DOpportuneRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Sat Apr 14, 19901DTV host SajakAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tue Feb 27, 199028AA way to standRichard SilvestriMaleska
Thu Feb 22, 199028AMike's friendErnst TheimerMaleska
Sat Jun 10, 198960APoker standPatterson PeppleMaleska
Wed Mar 29, 198944AActor HarringtonMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Sat Feb 4, 19899DOne way to standRobert KatzMaleska
Mon Aug 29, 198813DDabSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon May 30, 19885DGentle tapAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sun Feb 28, 198826AButter unitJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wed Nov 18, 198737AFriendly touchJohnsonMaleska
Mon Jun 29, 198727ABit of butterFred TooleMaleska
Sun Jun 7, 1987106APiece of butterJohn R. ProsserMaleska
Wed May 27, 198764DBoone or HarringtonArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sun Apr 19, 19878DSoft touchBert H. KruseMaleska
Sun Apr 12, 198791AExactly suitableJacques LiwerMaleska
Wed Mar 25, 198742AFriendly touchJohnsonMaleska
Fri Mar 20, 198721AA way to standEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon Jan 26, 198711ABoone or NixonJoy L. WoukMaleska
Fri Nov 7, 198611DOne way to standEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Nov 2, 198675APend.'s palMaurice J. TeitelbaumMaleska
Sat Sep 27, 198657DTimelyDaniel GirardiMaleska
Mon Aug 4, 198612DSinger BooneAlfio MicciMaleska
Thu Jan 23, 198639DA Nixon or BuchananJim PageMaleska
Fri Nov 22, 198556AButter measureGayle DeanMaleska
Sat Sep 28, 198518AOne way to standJoe ClonickMaleska
Mon Jun 10, 198555DTouch lightlyH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Tue Jan 29, 198526ABetty followed herJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Mon Aug 20, 198456DBoone or O'BrienAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Mon Jul 30, 198425DSoft touchJeanne WilsonMaleska
Wed Feb 1, 198432DMrs. NixonJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun Nov 14, 1982102DActor HingleMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Tue Sep 7, 198249DA way to standMarie WestMaleska
Sun May 23, 198270AA daughter of Rose KennedyMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Mon May 17, 198222DApproving tapJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sat Feb 27, 198222AOpportuneAlbert L. MisenkoMaleska
Thu Nov 12, 198128ALight blowRobert KatzMaleska
Tue Jul 28, 198151ALondonderry ladHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sat Jul 4, 198149ATouch of approvalTap OsbornMaleska
Sat May 30, 198149AExactlyDorothy ElliottMaleska
Thu May 28, 198148ABit of butterJim ModneyMaleska
Mon Mar 23, 198129DActor HarringtonHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Mon Nov 3, 19801DLad from LimerickHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Aug 3, 19804AReadyJordan S. LasherMaleska
Sat May 31, 198019ASoft touchWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Apr 18, 198057DA BooneWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Dec 20, 197955DPaulsen from South Bend, Wash.Raymond F. EisnerMaleska
Fri Nov 30, 197937ASummerallJordan S. LasherMaleska
Tue Oct 16, 19791AStroke lightlyHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tue Oct 9, 197952DOne of the KennedysHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Sep 23, 197993ABoone or O'BrienGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Thu Sep 6, 197925AButter unitChet CurrierMaleska
Mon May 7, 19794DModern descendant of Daniel BooneMorton BraunMaleska
Mon Jul 31, 197813DLike some poker handsHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Mon Jul 3, 197823AOpportuneJean J. DavisonMaleska
Tue Nov 1, 197755DFido's rewardHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Sep 28, 197728ASquare of butterJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Apr 24, 197789DCaressA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tue Apr 5, 197751AFido's rewardJeanne WilsonMaleska
Sun Dec 12, 19761AHingle or O'BrienHenry HookWeng
Sun Aug 29, 197674AWay to standAlfio MicciWeng
Thu Aug 26, 19766DBrown or O'BrienJean J. DavisonWeng
Wed Aug 25, 19765DStand ___Bert BeamanWeng
Mon Jun 28, 197659DWay to standSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Tue Apr 20, 197627AStand ___Jim PageWeng
Mon Feb 23, 197658DOpportuneJay SpryWeng
Fri Jan 31, 197561DActor O'BrienJordan S. LasherWeng
Mon Jan 6, 197545AOne way to standJay LivingstonWeng
Fri Jan 3, 197535DBooneRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Thu Dec 5, 197410ABoone or O'BrienAlfio MicciWeng
Wed Aug 14, 197444AFirmTap OsbornWeng
Tue May 21, 197459DMike's friendLois HillisWeng
Fri Nov 30, 197340AMrs. NixonUnknownWeng
Sun Nov 25, 19731AOne way to standAlfio MicciWeng
Mon Sep 17, 197323AOne-pointer in Football: Abbr.UnknownWeng
Sat Aug 11, 197324AMiss CarrollUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 29, 197374AHingleElmer ToroWeng
Wed Jul 25, 197347AButter unitUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 1, 197341ABooneEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Wed May 2, 197355AKind of poker handUnknownWeng
Mon Jan 22, 197321DBoone or O'BrienUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 3, 197274ABooneElmer ToroWeng
Thu Nov 23, 197223AO'Brien or BooneUnknownWeng
Fri Oct 20, 197255AButter unitUnknownWeng
Sat Aug 5, 197230DBoone or NixonUnknownWeng
Tue Jun 20, 19729DStand ___UnknownWeng
Thu Apr 20, 19729DContrivedUnknownWeng
Tue Sep 28, 197131DGlibUnknownWeng
Thu Jun 17, 197131AExactlyUnknownWeng
Wed May 12, 197158AGlibUnknownWeng
Fri Apr 16, 197158AMother of JulieUnknownWeng
Mon Sep 28, 197020AReward for a good horseUnknownWeng
Thu Jun 11, 197027DMrs. NixonUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 31, 197032AWay to stand in pokerUnknownWeng
Tue Feb 10, 197048AMrs. NixonUnknownWeng
Sun May 25, 196933ABooneEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sat Oct 19, 196831AContrived.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 29, 196844AMan's nickname.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 16, 196818AAppropriate.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wed Apr 24, 196843DLight touch.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 2, 196735AOpportune.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 4, 19671DOpportune.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sun Jul 2, 196774AOpportune.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Jun 7, 196727AOpportune.M. S. ManningFarrar
Sun Apr 24, 1966101DExactly suited.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Jan 23, 196639DTimely.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Sun May 30, 196569DTimely.Bernice GordonFarrar
Wed Dec 23, 196447ATimely.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 19, 196460DTimely.Louise EarnestFarrar
Tue Sep 15, 196427AAptly.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 13, 196456AOpportune.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Fri Jul 17, 196426ASuitable.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 15, 196434ASuitably.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 30, 1963130DDab.Christine ValenceFarrar
Sun Nov 18, 196245AA Kennedy.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Thu Oct 4, 196255ATimely.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 23, 1962101AOpportune.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sat Aug 25, 196239AGentle touch.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 23, 196260DOpportune.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 25, 196146AOpportune.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 5, 196021DExactly suitable.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 26, 19605DTimely.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 31, 196033DTimely.UnknownFarrar
Sat Aug 20, 196055DOne of the Nixons.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 15, 196044AStand ___.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 30, 196032DTimely.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 9, 1959122DTimely.Ted DombrasFarrar
Tue Jun 16, 195917AOpportune.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Sun May 31, 1959107AMiss Suzuki.Harold T. BersFarrar
Mon Nov 17, 195854DTimely.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 10, 195832ATimely.Lois HillisFarrar
Sun Jul 27, 195861ATimely.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Jul 21, 195832ATimely.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Jun 15, 195847DOpportune.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sat Dec 21, 195759DOpportune.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 16, 195714DTimely.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 24, 195738AOpportune.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sat Jun 15, 19575DLight stroke.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Nov 15, 19565DVery suitable.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 19, 195616DMrs. Nixon.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sat Feb 4, 195637AButter serving.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sat Dec 11, 195432DGirl's nickname.Marian MoeserFarrar
Tue Nov 2, 195428AOpportune.Roberta MorseFarrar
Wed Sep 29, 195444ATimely.E. E. SmithFarrar
Mon Aug 23, 195426AMrs. Nixon.M. S. ManningFarrar
Sat Aug 7, 19547DSuitably.Israel GitterFarrar
Fri Jul 16, 195437ATimely.Marian MoeserFarrar
Sun Nov 1, 19534DMrs. Nixon.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Aug 7, 195358DExactly suitable.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 15, 195242AMrs. Nixon.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 16, 195237DActor O'Brien.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 31, 195162AOpportune.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 3, 19516DSen. McCarran.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tue Apr 3, 195152AAn O'Brien of Hollywood.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 18, 19514DActor O'Brien.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Sun Feb 25, 195161AMike's friend.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Jun 20, 194879AAn earlier Rooney.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Apr 18, 1948110ATimely.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Mar 9, 194733ADick Tracy's stooge.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jun 17, 194585ATimely.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sun Feb 11, 194591ATimely.Waldo RansonFarrar
Sun Jan 21, 194511DImmovable.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sun Sep 3, 194483AOpportune.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Jul 2, 1944132DFixed.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun May 16, 1943110DThe Rooneys, father and son.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar
Sun Jan 31, 194366ACommendation with the palm.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Dec 27, 194284DApt.Alexis P. BoodbergFarrar