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75 results for PLOY

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Jun 13, 201670ADevious maneuverLynn Lempel
Sun May 10, 201530AScheme (3)Jacob Stulberg
Mon Apr 20, 20157AScheme (3)Tom McCoy
Mon Jul 7, 201471AStratagem (6)Lynn Lempel
Wed May 21, 201427DSneaky tactic (2)Mike Buckley
Tue May 6, 20149AStratagem (6)Alex Bajcz
Fri Feb 10, 201234AManeuver (3)Barry C. Silk and Brad Wilber
Mon Dec 19, 201161AStratagem (6)Richard Chisholm
Sun Dec 19, 201092ASubterfugeKevin G. Der
Sun Mar 14, 201047AManeuver (3)Caleb Madison
Sat Aug 16, 200825ASomething from one's bag of tricksByron Walden
Fri Oct 12, 20075DTrickMike Nothnagel
Mon May 8, 200610DClever tacticNorm Guggenbiller
Mon Mar 28, 200530ASly maneuverElizabeth Babikan
Sun Sep 1, 200295ASneaky tactic (2)Patrick Berry
Sat Jun 16, 20017AManeuver (3)Dana Motley
Wed May 2, 200129DStratagem (6)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Wed Jan 17, 200146ARuse (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Thu Oct 28, 199961ASneaky maneuverPatrick D. Berry
Sun Mar 14, 199917DFeintMartin Schneider
Sun Dec 27, 1998125AStratagem (6)Rich Norris
Thu Nov 13, 19975DRuse (2)Manny Nosowsky
Mon Aug 28, 199543DScheme (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Mar 15, 199558DStratagem (6)Frances Hansen
Tue Mar 15, 199416ATacticDavid J. Kahn

50 results for PLOY from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Oct 21, 199328ASubterfugeTap OsbornTaub
Wed Sep 15, 199316ARuseRand H. BurnsTaub
Sat Jul 10, 199363AFast oneCathy MillhauserMaleska
Mon May 10, 199351DStratagemMary S. SnyderMaleska
Tue Sep 29, 19922DRuseNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sat Jan 20, 199011DDeviceErnst TheimerMaleska
Wed Oct 19, 198863AStratagemNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sun Aug 24, 1986115DManeuverArnold MossMaleska
Thu Jul 17, 198645AKarpov gambit, e.g.Louis SabinMaleska
Sun Aug 4, 1985131DGambitWilliam J. YskampMaleska
Tue May 14, 198569AStratagemTangrediMaleska
Tue Jun 12, 198424DTacticChristy RidleyMaleska
Tue May 11, 198210AStratagemBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Sun Apr 29, 197926AStratagemRichard SilvestriMaleska
Wed Jun 21, 197865AStratagemA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Jun 18, 197885DStratagemTap OsbornMaleska
Thu Mar 30, 197837ATacticBette Sue CohenMaleska
Sat Dec 25, 19767DManeuverJordynWeng
Sat Sep 6, 197564AOne-up maneuverSamalinWeng
Fri Nov 15, 197438AStrategyRemleyWeng
Wed Mar 27, 197436DOne-up trickSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Sat Jul 22, 197239AStratagemUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 16, 197213DOne-up jobC. McInerneyWeng
Sun Feb 27, 197256DOne-up tacticWard W. SmithWeng
Sun Jan 30, 197237AOne-up tacticJames V. ShannonWeng
Tue Jan 25, 197256DBit of gamesmanshipUnknownWeng
Fri Nov 5, 197157DManeuverUnknownWeng
Mon May 3, 197111DManeuverUnknownWeng
Thu Mar 18, 197152DManeuverUnknownWeng
Wed Dec 30, 197013AStratagemUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 5, 197030DShrewd moveNancy SchusterWeng
Mon Apr 6, 197045DStratagemUnknownWeng
Tue Jan 28, 19692DOneupmanship word.UnknownWeng
Wed Aug 28, 196813DGambit.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 16, 196853DGambit.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 12, 196827DTactic.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 19, 196816ATactic.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 11, 196713DTactic.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Dec 25, 196682DGamesmanship word.Will WengFarrar
Mon Sep 26, 196610AStrategic maneuver.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 26, 196547DGambit.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 13, 196570AFrolic.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 14, 196486DTacticAnthony MorseFarrar
Mon Mar 16, 196413DTactic.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 16, 196328DSome action or sport.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 21, 196365ATactic, as in a game.Norma SchierFarrar
Sun Mar 11, 1962109ATactic.Harry GluckFarrar
Sun Dec 11, 1960128ADiminish front: Mil.Tom MixonFarrar
Sun May 31, 1959109APrinciple of gamesmanship.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wed Aug 20, 19585AForm columns from lines of troops.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar