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77 results for PAWN

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Mar 19, 201838DLowly chess piece (3)Michael Wiesenberg and Andrea Carla Michaels
Sat Mar 17, 201810DPuppetRoland Huget
Thu Jul 28, 201657DGet some quick money for, sayAdam G. Perl
Fri Jan 15, 20161ALittle manPatrick Berry
Sat Dec 26, 201529AOne getting an across-the-board promotion?James Mulhern
Tue Apr 15, 201450DOne of 16 in a chess setGary Cee
Thu Jan 30, 20141DHostageDan Schoenholz
Thu Nov 28, 20136DFuture queen, maybe (2)Loren Muse Smith and Jeff Chen
Sat Sep 14, 20131DOne with promotional potentialJeff Chen
Mon Jul 9, 20123DLowly chess piece (3)C.W. Stewart
Fri Dec 2, 201130ALeast powerful member of the board?Ed Sessa
Mon May 7, 20075ALowly chess piece (3)Janet Bender
Mon Apr 3, 200642DPiece in front of a king or queenLynn Lempel
Sun Jul 27, 2003107AOne may be placed before a kingMichael Grudzielanek
Tue Jul 1, 200354APromotable pieceKaren M. Tracey
Fri May 30, 200327AOne with a round headPatrick Berry
Sat Jan 26, 20021AOne on the front lineMark Diehl
Fri Aug 24, 20015DCastle protector, maybeManny Nosowsky
Sun Mar 11, 200116DBoard member?Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Dec 2, 200029DDirector's oppositeDavid J. Kahn
Sat Jan 8, 200057DFuture queen?Joe DiPietro
Mon Nov 22, 199928DFrequent chess sacrificeFrances Hansen
Mon Feb 8, 19992DOne on the way to a promotion?Sidney L. Robbins (1909-97)
Wed Sep 2, 199813DEn passant captureRandall J. Hartman
Sun Aug 23, 199829DStoogeNelson Hardy
Wed Aug 20, 199728DHockChuck Deodene
Mon Oct 14, 199610DChess sacrifice, oftenR. White
Thu Aug 29, 199612DUsed oneR. Ross
Thu Dec 7, 19955AMere toolMichael S. Maurer
Thu Sep 7, 19952DCat's-pawRich Norris
Fri Mar 17, 199536AFuture queen, maybe (2)Randolph Ross

2 results for PAWN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jun 18, 2017cryptic12ACamera shot framing white chess piece (4)Fraser Simpson
Aug 9, 1998diagramless54AHockFred Piscop

44 results for PAWN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Jun 6, 199368DPledgeCharles M. DeberMaleska
Tue Sep 24, 199130DFirst-row chessmanLois SidwayMaleska
Mon Jun 3, 199132DChess pieceEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Apr 7, 199179DImpignorateValerie MeunierMaleska
Sun May 13, 199019DPotential queenStanley GlassMaleska
Sun Oct 11, 198768APledgeAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Thu Dec 5, 19851DChess piecePeter SwiftMaleska
Mon Mar 12, 19849DHockJohnsonMaleska
Mon Feb 27, 198457DHe's expendable and exploitableJeanne WilsonMaleska
Thu Feb 2, 198458AHockA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thu Nov 10, 19831AChess pieceTap OsbornMaleska
Wed Aug 26, 198133AChessmanChristy RidleyMaleska
Sun Oct 21, 1979104DPledge or riskDavid J. Pohl and John M. SamsonMaleska
Wed Oct 26, 197727DOne of 16 on a boardHal R. HollingerMaleska
Mon Aug 1, 197754APlaying piece for FischerTerry HealyMaleska
Mon May 23, 197716AMake use of a hock shopJohn PrytzMaleska
Sun Dec 5, 197671AChessmanMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Sun Jul 4, 1976106DDupeAnne FoxWeng
Tue Nov 21, 197222AKind of shopJoli Quentin KansilWeng
Mon Apr 5, 197129DHockUnknownWeng
Fri Mar 12, 197132DPut in hockUnknownWeng
Fri Oct 2, 197044AHockUnknownWeng
Tue Nov 26, 19685DCat's-paw.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 24, 196897AChess pieceHerbert EttensonFarrar
Fri Jun 28, 196825DDupe.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 3, 196824DChessman.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 21, 196857DGame piece.John WilligFarrar
Mon Jul 17, 19677DChessman.Jean ReedFarrar
Sat Dec 5, 19642DChess piece.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 16, 19633DCat's-paw.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 10, 196369AChess piece.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 16, 196340DOne subject to another's will.Manny MillerFarrar
Mon May 15, 19611DChess piece.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 5, 196017ACat's-paw.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 28, 195814DInsignificant factor.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Mon May 19, 195852DChess piece.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Tue Dec 18, 19561AChessman.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 29, 195650DCat's-paw.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tue Sep 20, 195532AChessman.Madeline CorseFarrar
Tue Jan 12, 195427DPerson used as a tool.Roberta MorseFarrar
Fri Nov 30, 195133APerson used as the tool of another.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 26, 195111AChess piece.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Fri Jun 1, 195148APiece in Botvinnik's game.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 25, 194635AHock.L. K. PetersFarrar