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35 results for POOF

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

Saturday, May 20, 201736A[Just like that!]Paolo Pasco and David Steinberg
Sunday, November 8, 201579DMagician's word (3)Tracy Gray
Saturday, August 22, 201542AMagician's word (3)Barry C. Silk
Sunday, June 23, 201362A[Gone ... instantly!]Patrick Berry
Sunday, December 2, 20121A[It's gone!] (3)Steven E. Atwood
Tuesday, September 14, 201054ASound accompanying a cloud of smokeEshan Mitra, Brown University '12
Saturday, October 1, 20054DDisappearing wordJoe DiPietro
Thursday, January 15, 20046DMagician's sound effect (2)Patrick Merrell
Sunday, December 29, 200212DMagical sound effectRichard Silvestri
Wednesday, April 19, 200020A[It's gone!] (3)Frances Hansen
Monday, June 29, 19982D[It's gone!] (3)Gregory E. Paul
Wednesday, November 26, 19972D"Now you see it, now you don't!"Nancy Schuster
Thursday, November 7, 19965AMagician's word (3)G. R. Ferguson
Monday, January 10, 199445DMagician's sound effect (2)Randolph Ross

21 results for POOF from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, July 25, 1993134DInterjection re a sudden disappearanceJacques LiwerMaleska
Thursday, November 3, 19881AWord used when a balloon burstsJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sunday, April 28, 198545DMagician's utteranceJim PageMaleska
Thursday, March 7, 198539AMagician's expressionS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Saturday, June 24, 197835DMagician's wordVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Monday, April 10, 197810ACry of contemptAnn JenkinsMaleska
Monday, March 6, 197813DCry of contemptEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Monday, October 2, 196751DDisdainful exclamation.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 17, 19671ADisdainful exclamation.Louis SabinFarrar
Sunday, December 25, 1966111DNonsense!Will WengFarrar
Friday, September 30, 196658AExclamation of annoyance.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 3, 196610AWord of disdain.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 11, 19652DExclamation of disdain.Louise EarnestFarrar
Tuesday, April 9, 196332AExclamation of disdain.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 13, 196013DSound accompanying a quick disappearance.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 22, 19608DExclamation imitative of blowing away.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 3, 195960ANonsense!UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 2, 195452DA blowing-away sound.Roberta MorseFarrar
Thursday, May 14, 195310ANonsense!Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, December 10, 195252DExclamation of disdain.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 19, 1948106AExclamation of contempt.I. KertFarrar