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38 results for POOF

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

Thu Feb 14, 201922D[It's gone!] (5)John E. Bennett and Jeff Chen
Tue Jan 22, 201939D[And it's gone!]John E. Bennett and Jeff Chen
Tue Dec 11, 20181A[It's gone!] (5)Amanda Chung and Karl Ni
Sat May 20, 201736A[Just like that!]Paolo Pasco and David Steinberg
Sun Nov 8, 201579DMagician's word (3)Tracy Gray
Sat Aug 22, 201542AMagician's word (3)Barry C. Silk
Sun Jun 23, 201362A[Gone ... instantly!]Patrick Berry
Sun Dec 2, 20121A[It's gone!] (5)Steven E. Atwood
Tue Sep 14, 201054ASound accompanying a cloud of smokeEshan Mitra, Brown University '12
Sat Oct 1, 20054DDisappearing wordJoe DiPietro
Thu Jan 15, 20046DMagician's sound effect (2)Patrick Merrell
Sun Dec 29, 200212DMagical sound effectRichard Silvestri
Wed Apr 19, 200020A[It's gone!] (5)Frances Hansen
Mon Jun 29, 19982D[It's gone!] (5)Gregory E. Paul
Wed Nov 26, 19972D"Now you see it, now you don't!"Nancy Schuster
Thu Nov 7, 19965AMagician's word (3)G. R. Ferguson
Mon Jan 10, 199445DMagician's sound effect (2)Randolph Ross

21 results for POOF from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sun Jul 25, 1993134DInterjection re a sudden disappearanceJacques LiwerMaleska
Thu Nov 3, 19881AWord used when a balloon burstsJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sun Apr 28, 198545DMagician's utteranceJim PageMaleska
Thu Mar 7, 198539AMagician's expressionS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Sat Jun 24, 197835DMagician's wordVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Mon Apr 10, 197810ACry of contemptAnn JenkinsMaleska
Mon Mar 6, 197813DCry of contemptEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Mon Oct 2, 196751DDisdainful exclamation.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 17, 19671ADisdainful exclamation.Louis SabinFarrar
Sun Dec 25, 1966111DNonsense!Will WengFarrar
Fri Sep 30, 196658AExclamation of annoyance.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 3, 196610AWord of disdain.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 11, 19652DExclamation of disdain.Louise EarnestFarrar
Tue Apr 9, 196332AExclamation of disdain.UnknownFarrar
Sat Aug 13, 196013DSound accompanying a quick disappearance.UnknownFarrar
Fri Apr 22, 19608DExclamation imitative of blowing away.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 3, 195960ANonsense!UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 2, 195452DA blowing-away sound.Roberta MorseFarrar
Thu May 14, 195310ANonsense!Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Dec 10, 195252DExclamation of disdain.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 19, 1948106AExclamation of contempt.I. KertFarrar