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108 results for PLEASE

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Jul 3, 201828A"One, ___" (request at a ticket booth)Christopher Adams
Fri Jan 15, 201625DWhat parents might prompt kids to sayPatrick Berry
Tue Aug 18, 20154DEntreaty that may follow "pretty"Bill Thompson
Thu Nov 27, 20141AKindly (2)Stanley Newman
Mon Dec 9, 201358A"Pretty" thing to say, with a cherry on top?Nina Rulon-Miller
Wed Oct 2, 201310DWhen repeated several times, child's entreatyPaula Gamache
Fri May 18, 201239AWishAllan E. Parrish
Sat Oct 3, 200927AWhen repeated, start of a Beatles titleDoug Peterson
Thu Jul 24, 200842ADelightMatt Ginsberg
Mon Jul 9, 200731D"The magic word" (4)Peter A. Collins
Tue Jan 23, 200754AThe "magic word" (4)Timothy Powell
Sun Apr 24, 2005127ARequest sweetener (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Jan 12, 200543D"The magic word" (4)Alan Arbesfeld
Wed Oct 27, 200444D"Pretty ___"Nathaniel Weiss
Fri Feb 14, 200345AIt may smooth the wayM. Francis Vuolo
Mon Nov 13, 200046A"I beg of you"Peter Gordon
Sun Oct 1, 200056AKindly (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Thu Aug 20, 19988DGratifyHarvey Estes
Mon Feb 16, 199851A"The magic word" (4)Peter Gordon
Tue Jan 13, 199826ARequest sweetener (2)Stanley B. Whitten
Sat Jan 27, 199649DRequest starterR. Norris
Thu May 11, 199548A"If you would..."Wayne Robert Williams
Sun Jun 5, 199421ACommon sweetenerDean Niles
Sun Mar 27, 199485DWord repeated before "Me" in a Beatles hitJeanette K. Brill
Sun Feb 20, 199441DPretty followerHarvey Estes

1 result for PLEASE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jul 31, 2016panda46DMake happy while asleepJoel Fagliano

82 results for PLEASE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Jun 21, 199342DGratifySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thu Dec 10, 199219DGive satisfactionJudith PerryMaleska
Fri Aug 24, 199025A"___ Be Kind," 1938 songJune A. BoggsMaleska
Mon May 28, 199030ASatisfySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed Apr 11, 199043ACrosby hit: 1932Bernard MerenMaleska
Sun Apr 8, 199076DSatisfyErnst TheimerMaleska
Sat Mar 11, 198941DSatisfyBernard MerenMaleska
Sun May 11, 198670ADelectateVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Sun Mar 3, 198513DGive satisfactionJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Wed Jun 13, 198444DGratifyFerreiraMaleska
Thu Jun 16, 198310DWord used in courtesyJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sun Apr 3, 198344DSatisfyJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sun Jul 5, 1981104DCrosby hitJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Thu May 7, 198141ADelightKathryn RighterMaleska
Sun Oct 5, 198089DCrosby hitRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Sun May 4, 198066DDelectateReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Mon Oct 29, 19798DGratifyN. M. MeyerMaleska
Tue Jul 10, 197937D"Pretty" followerHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Fri Mar 23, 197944DCrosby hitTap OsbornMaleska
Wed Dec 6, 197852APolite wordJean J. DavisonMaleska
Thu Jan 19, 197833AGratifyA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Mar 27, 197744ADelightJay SpryMaleska
Wed Jul 2, 19756D"If you ___"Margery BernsteinWeng
Fri Oct 11, 197420AWord with remit or replyBert H. KruseWeng
Tue Jul 31, 19737DSatisfyUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 24, 19724DPolite wordAnne FoxWeng
Sun Oct 29, 197248ASuitJoseph LaFauciWeng
Tue Aug 29, 19724DGratifyUnknownWeng
Wed Aug 2, 197269ASee 60 AcrossUnknownWeng
Tue Jun 27, 197245DPolite wordUnknownWeng
Tue Apr 4, 197246AGratifyUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 6, 197226APolite wordJack LuzzattoWeng
Thu Sep 2, 19715DCourtesy wordUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 22, 197159DPolite wordElaine D. SchorrWeng
Wed Jan 14, 197029AMake happyUnknownWeng
Sat Dec 6, 196924DDelight.UnknownWeng
Mon Aug 11, 196946AGratify.UnknownWeng
Thu Mar 21, 196834ABe the wish of.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 4, 196869ATickle.Anne FoxFarrar
Wed Jan 10, 196822AChildren's magic word.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 10, 196719DBitte!William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Sat May 7, 196610DGratify.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 3, 196633AMake glad.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sat Apr 2, 196635ABe to one's liking.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 23, 196638ABe the wish of.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sun Apr 18, 1965121ASuit.W. E. JonesFarrar
Fri Dec 11, 196443A"Magic" word for children.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 15, 196412DGratify.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 8, 196443DPolite term.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 4, 196332APolite word.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 5, 196361ADisarming word.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Jun 10, 196223APut in good humor.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sat Jun 2, 196248DBe agreeable.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Oct 19, 196159ABe obliging enough (to).UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 29, 196144DBe the wish of.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 15, 196126AChoose.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 15, 196039DCater to.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 14, 196044DGratify.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 9, 195928ATitillate.Ted DombrasFarrar
Mon Feb 9, 195942DMake glad.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jan 4, 1959122ABe the will of.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jul 20, 1958113DChoose.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Nov 3, 195718DTickle.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Oct 10, 195732ABe obliging enough.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 28, 195791DLike.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wed Apr 17, 195747DBe agreeable.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jul 1, 195685AHave the will or wish.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed May 9, 195636DSuit.S. A. KayFarrar
Mon Nov 7, 195542ABe obliging enough.Martha BrownleeFarrar
Wed Jun 2, 195444DBe agreeable.Ellsworth SmithFarrar
Sun Apr 11, 195442ABe the will of.Bernice B. AmronFarrar
Sun Mar 7, 195478DContent.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jan 24, 195441DCrosby hit.Marion MoeserFarrar
Sat Jan 2, 195447AFirst word of polite request.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 23, 195342ABe kind enough.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Jun 7, 1953105AS'il vous plait.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Apr 6, 195285APolite word.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon Jan 14, 19521AGood word for everyday use.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 16, 195121A"Information ___."UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 13, 195137APolite way of saying "If you are willing."UnknownFarrar
Sun May 7, 1950114AIf you are willing.Alice H. CookFarrar
Sun Oct 24, 1943130ABe agreeable.Archie KreilingFarrar