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65 results for PLAIN

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Aug 11, 201811DEveryday (2)Ryan McCarty
Sat Jan 20, 201825AHamburger orderAlex Vratsanos
Sat Jan 13, 201837AWith nothing on topAlan DerKazarian
Thu Jun 29, 201767ANo-frills (2)Rich Proulx
Thu Aug 4, 201627DGeographical feature in "America the Beautiful"Jonathan M. Kaye
Sun Aug 3, 201444DVanilla (3)Ian Livengood
Sun Jul 6, 2014120AVanilla (3)Daniel C. Bryant
Wed Nov 21, 20129DBagel choiceDavid J. Kahn
Mon Apr 30, 201237ABare-bonesSusan L. Stanislawski
Tue Jun 28, 201141DNothing fancy (2)Tom Baring
Mon Dec 7, 200937ANothing fancy (2)Ed Sessa
Mon Jan 14, 200834D"Above the fruited ___"Robert Dillman
Mon Nov 3, 200355AWith nothing addedMarjorie Berg
Fri Feb 1, 200231DVanilla (3)Pat M. Hugel
Sun Jul 1, 200121DEveryday (2)Manny Nosowsky
Mon Jun 18, 200110DUnadornedSherry O. Blackard
Wed Jul 19, 200026DBagel varietyPhilip Lew
Fri Dec 25, 199824DGarden-varietyEd Pegg Jr.
Wed Aug 5, 199826DNo-frills (2)Patrick Jordan
Sun Mar 1, 199860ASans nuts, e.g.Cathy Millhauser
Thu Jan 8, 199815AWithout extra toppingsNancy S. Ross
Wed Aug 10, 199436AUnvarnishedErnie Furtado

1 result for PLAIN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 25, 2015panda26DOrdinary prairieMel Taub

42 results for PLAIN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Mar 29, 199331DUnadornedBernice GordonMaleska
Fri Mar 5, 199331DChampaignRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Fri Jan 10, 199256DUnadornedBernice GordonMaleska
Thu Aug 30, 199043AWithout embellishmentRobert KatzMaleska
Thu Jun 14, 199016AClearJoy L. WoukMaleska
Mon Oct 23, 198925AUnadornedFred TooleMaleska
Fri Oct 6, 198924AObviousMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Mon May 15, 198948AOpposite of fancySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Oct 4, 198765AObviousCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Sun Aug 23, 198770DUnmixedJim PageMaleska
Sun Aug 10, 198659AManifestLouis SabinMaleska
Sun Jan 20, 198511DManifestWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Oct 29, 198435ASteppeHoslerMaleska
Sat Oct 17, 19816DClearAlbert E. LytleMaleska
Tue Jan 22, 197458AEvidentMarie WestWeng
Tue Mar 20, 197328DRainy area in SpainUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 12, 197126AClearGuido N. ScaratoWeng
Sat Jul 3, 197115ACertain JaneUnknownWeng
Sat May 8, 197130DSteppeUnknownWeng
Wed Mar 17, 197132D"For 2c ___"UnknownWeng
Wed Mar 3, 197149AUnadornedUnknownWeng
Wed Nov 25, 197023DSimpleUnknownWeng
Tue Nov 3, 19704DWithout frillUnknownWeng
Fri Feb 7, 19696DLevel land.UnknownWeng
Sun Jul 24, 1966108DUntrimmed.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Tue Jun 14, 196658AEvident.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 29, 196515AClear.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 22, 196558DOrdinary.Sidney LambertFarrar
Mon Jul 6, 196419ARun-of-the-mill.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 16, 196446DSavanna.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 2, 196177ADownright.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sat Feb 4, 196127DOrdinary.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 13, 19599AUnvarnished.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Sat Feb 9, 195724DUnfigured.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Jan 20, 195768A___ song.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Apr 10, 195435AWestern feature.Marian MoeserFarrar
Thu Sep 10, 195333ABroad stretch of land.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 6, 195226DDownright.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 20, 195267ARoadway for a Conestoga wagon.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sun May 25, 1952118DDownright.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Nov 29, 194292AWithout embellishment.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun May 10, 1942133DOutspoken.Louis ShieldsFarrar