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92 results for PITS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Sep 17, 20185APeach stonesCaitlin Reid
Sun Jul 1, 201854DWhere coal miners workSam Trabucco
Sun Apr 8, 201896AVery worstPatrick Berry
Sun Oct 1, 201752AFire placesRobert Fisher
Wed Aug 31, 201658DThe absolute worst, with "the"Ned White
Wed Jul 27, 201624DTire-changing spotsNatan Last, Finn Vigeland and J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Tue Sep 2, 201431ASomething horrible, with "the"Ethan Cooper
Sun Apr 27, 201410AWhere auto racers retire?John Lampkin
Wed Oct 10, 20075DPlaces to refuelRobert Zimmerman
Tue Jun 6, 200673AWhat 20-, 41-, and 56-Across all haveBarry C. Silk
Thu Nov 27, 200334DAbsolute worst (4)Joe DiPietro
Fri May 17, 200254AMining areasJoe DiPietro
Sun Jul 8, 200197A500 placesMichael S. Maurer
Tue Jul 4, 200032DThey may be bottomlessTyler Hinman
Sat Jan 1, 200056DAbsolute worst (4)Rich Norris
Fri Jan 15, 199932ASalt minesJohn Wolting
Tue Oct 20, 199834DAbsolute worst, with "the"Fred Piscop
Wed Apr 8, 199812DOrchestra areasNancy S. Ross
Fri Sep 12, 199743AQuarries (2)Chuck Deodene
Wed Oct 9, 199626DWorst possible situation, with "the"R. Hughes
Thu Aug 8, 199641AAbsolute worst (4)D. J. Kahn
Thu Apr 11, 199663ALow state, with "the"R. Hamel
Mon Oct 16, 19951DQuarries (2)Bernice Gordon
Sun Oct 8, 199568AAbsolute worst (4)Nancy Nicholson Joline

2 results for PITS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 25, 2011panda19ASites for a barbecue spitMel Taub
Jun 15, 1997diagramless31AStonesFrank Longo

66 results for PITS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Oct 8, 199243APlace for the bluesNorma SteinbergMaleska
Mon Feb 3, 199266ANadir, with "the"Robert W. SturgesMaleska
Sun Dec 15, 1991107AMatchesNorma SteinbergMaleska
Tue Mar 21, 198928DSeedsShirley SolowayMaleska
Sun Nov 1, 198732AStonesBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
Fri Sep 11, 198757ASeedsJudith PerryMaleska
Sun Dec 15, 198591AAlveoliBert H. KruseMaleska
Sun Jul 7, 198582APlaces in oppositionRichard SilvestriMaleska
Mon May 20, 198521DFruit throwawaysBitoniMaleska
Sun Feb 5, 19847DWatermelon residueHenry HookMaleska
Sat Jul 10, 19827DQuarriesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Jun 14, 198228DDoldrumsKatherine GouldMaleska
Sat Oct 3, 198153DStonesVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Thu Apr 30, 19817DFreestone stonesC. J. AngioMaleska
Sun Dec 23, 197959AAbyssesAnne FoxMaleska
Sat Dec 1, 197946A" . . . What Am I Doing in the ___?"Dorothea E. ShippMaleska
Wed Jan 17, 19791DAbyssesFloy StrykerMaleska
Fri Dec 15, 197823DSumpsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tue Aug 8, 197863AMechanics' stations in an auto raceCharles EnglerMaleska
Sat Jun 25, 197746ASets into oppositionHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Sun Mar 20, 1977119ASumpsRuth N. SchultzMaleska
Fri Mar 4, 19777DOrchestra sitesMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sun Sep 28, 197593DPeach discardsElaine D. SchorrWeng
Thu Jul 24, 197544DPeach featuresBill ScollonWeng
Tue Dec 10, 197451DService areas for the UnsersMartha J. DeWittWeng
Sun Jun 16, 197455DStonesRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Thu Apr 11, 197436ASets in competitionMargery BernsteinWeng
Sun Nov 18, 1973102DSumpsEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Thu Mar 22, 197339AMinesUnknownWeng
Thu Oct 12, 197220APlum partsUnknownWeng
Mon Aug 30, 197131AOrchestra sectionsUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 2, 19713DGrain exchangesUnknownWeng
Sun Jan 17, 1971101AExcavationsH. L. RisteenWeng
Tue Jul 22, 196952DPlaces in competition.UnknownWeng
Sat Mar 16, 196855DStones.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 5, 196817ATheater parts.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 7, 19673DStones.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thu Jan 12, 19675AParts of dates.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sat May 28, 196610ASets in opposition.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 4, 196626ACoal mines.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 27, 196346AParts of theaters.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 14, 196365AMines.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 20, 1962102DMatches against.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sun Jul 16, 196182ATraps.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sat Feb 4, 196150DCoal mines.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 1, 196048ATheatre parts.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Sun Sep 20, 195975ASnares.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Fri Dec 5, 195865ACoal mines.Helen FasuloFarrar
Wed Oct 1, 195844ASets one against another.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 13, 195857AColliery shafts.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed May 22, 195745AWhere orchestras sit.Madeline CorseFarrar
Wed Dec 8, 195426AMatches against.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed Jul 28, 195447DWhere orchestras sit, in theatres.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Jun 25, 195423AZoo quarters for bears.W. E. JonesFarrar
Mon May 18, 195321ASets in active opposition.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sun Jun 8, 1952107DWhere miners work.Harold T. BersFarrar
Fri Mar 7, 195241DCollieries.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 9, 195160ACoal mines.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wed Jun 6, 195150ACoal mines.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 11, 1951108DMines.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sun Oct 29, 1950112ACoal mines.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
Sun Dec 22, 194642ACoal mine shafts.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Jul 23, 194478DFoxholes.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun Jun 27, 1943115ADeep holes.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun May 30, 194363AWhere racing cars are serviced.William SchoppFarrar
Sun Jun 28, 194271DOpposes.Louis ShieldsFarrar