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370 results for RAIN

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

DateGridClueAuthor
15ANursery rhyme word repeated before "go away"Evan Kalish
55AParade spoiler (5)Alan Arbesfeld
2DCommon 68-Across forecastDavid Steinberg
18DIt often occurs following a car wash, seeminglyErik Agard
40A"Purple ___" (Prince hit)Gary Kennedy
113DIt can come in sheetsVictor Barocas and Andy Kravis
48DIt may come in sheetsDavid J. Kahn
66ADrought ender (2)Peter A. Collins
2DMakeup of some sheetsJoe Krozel
87DDrops out of the skyPatrick Berry
28DSpring fallPatrick Blindauer
49DPour (9)Joe DiPietro
10DParade spoiler (5)Dan Schoenholz
33ADrought ender (2)Paula Gamache
19DReason for a game delayEd Sessa
26DGame stopper (3)Mel Rosen
32DGame stopper (3)Ned White
23AShower (3)Susan L. Stanislawski
52ADrizzle, saySarah Keller
25DPicnic spoiler (2)Dan Schmiedeler
51DPour (9)Tom Heilman
107DIt may come in bucketsKelsey Blakley
37DPuddle sourcePatrick Merrell
54DPavement pounderBarry C. Silk
16AReason for a delay, perhapsPete Muller
30ACause of delayDavid J. Kahn
23DPicnic problemBarry C. Silk
36AIt often messes tressesBrad Wilber
40DPrecipitationAlex Boisvert
58DCause for a game delayPaula Gamache
54DParade stopper (4)Joe Krozel
18DDrops from the sky (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
64AWord repeated before "go away"Eric Berlin
17AWord after "ppd." on a sports pageAllan E. Parrish
28DMac user's motivationBrad Wilber
24DReason for a makeup gameRob Cook
15ACause of a game cancellationKen Bessette
62ADrought relief (2)Victor Fleming
50DCommon Seattle forecastAdam G. Perl
16ANot be fair?Barry C. Silk
1DOutdoor event planner's worryManny Nosowsky
14ACommon cause of postponementAdam G. Perl
11DPour (9)Dave Tuller
23ADrought relief (2)Mike Nothnagel
60AGame delayer (2)David Pringle
8DEavesdropper?Bob Klahn
99APicnic hamperer (4)Ashish Vengsarkar
92DGame stopper (3)George Barany and Michael Shteyman
65APour (9)Joe DiPietro
31AFarmer's prayerMaxwell H. D. Johnson Jr.
37AParade spoiler (5)Lynn Lempel
7DFlooding causeTyler Hinman
15AGame delayer (2)Rob Richardson
77DDrops down from abovePatrick Merrell
65DPour (9)David J. Kahn
25DIt may delay thingsRichard Chisholm
3DPour (9)Cathy Millhauser
44DCause for umbrellasFrederick J. Healy
22DDesert rarityRandy Sowell
36DParade stopper (4)Patrick Merrell
62AParade stopper (4)Earl L. Martin III
51DShower (3)Leslie H. Nicoll
63DPour (9)Cathy Millhauser
52DDrops from the sky (3)Gilbert H. Ludwig
37DAcid ___John Greenman
24ABallgame spoilerStanley Newman
2DWet forecast (2)Adam G. Perl
48ADrops from the sky (3)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
22APitter-patter makerElizabeth C. Gorski
90ADrops from aboveRichard Silvestri
56DPicnicker's worryJoe DiPietro
46AParade spoiler (5)Mark Diehl
71AGobi rarityFred Piscop
109DReservoir fillerManny Nosowsky
32DSubject of some prayersManny Nosowsky
14AParade spoiler, perhapsJohn Greenman
33DReason for postponement (2)Greg Staples
71AFall in April?Richard Hughes
72AA pluviometer measures itLloyd E. Pollet
84DPicnic hamperer (4)Robert Malinow
15APrecipitate (3)Mary E. Brindamour
58DSeeders make itRichard Silvestri
40AStorm productionJim Page
58AShower (3)Susan Harrington Smith
16AMany a Seattle weather forecastBrendan Emmett Quigley
42ASahara rarityFred Piscop
106APicnic spoiler (2)David J. Kahn and Hillary B. Kahn
18AFarmer's prayer, perhapsNancy S. Ross
38DReason for postponement (2)Mark Moldowsky
68APour (9)William Bernhardt
41APicnic hamperer (4)Gerald R. Ferguson
30DSee 47-AcrossJonathan Schmalzbach
55AKind of checkC. Millhauser
111APicnic hamperer (4)R. Max Hopkins
11DParade spoiler (5)G. E. Paul
16AWet forecast (2)M. Lees
19AClassic Maugham short storyR. Norris
112APrecipitate (3)P. O'Gordon
7DDrizzleF. & L. Sabin
51ASprinkle (2)Alfio Micci
56APour (9)Fran and Lou Sabin
21AParade stopper (4)Randall J. Hartman
20ASprinkle (2)Bob Sefick
26APitter-patter, perhapsGerald R. Ferguson
30APrecipitate (3)Charles M. Deber
87DClassic play based on a Maugham taleErnie Furtado

1 result for RAIN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Aug 21, 2005acrosticBFlip side of the 1966 Beatles hit "Paperback Writer"Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

263 results for RAIN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
136DKind of check or coatJacques LiwerMaleska
35APlay based on a Maugham taleWilliam CanineMaleska
14DPlay based on Maugham taleSally CoyleMaleska
101ADelayer at WimbledonLouis SabinMaleska
16ACloudburst resultWayne Hall-EastmanMaleska
37AKind of forestBetty JorgensenMaleska
34AJeanne Eagels vehicleTimothy S. LewisMaleska
17AParade spoilerMartin Ashwood-SmithMaleska
51DKind of checkJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
7DA blessing or baneErnie FurtadoMaleska
7DType of check or gaugeKenneth WitteMaleska
15A___ cats and dogsRobert H. WolfeMaleska
63AA blessing or baneWilliam CanineMaleska
54AWillard Scott wordPatterson PeppleMaleska
19AWeather forecastChristy RidleyMaleska
45AApril visitorBetty JorgensenMaleska
60DJeanne Eagles vehicle: 1922Charles M. DeberMaleska
129APlay re Sadie ThompsonJim BernhardMaleska
32AApril forecastBetty JorgensenMaleska
80A"Miss Thompson," on stageMary M. MurdochMaleska
28DJeanne Eagels vehicle: 1922Eli WesoffMaleska
17APourBernard MerenMaleska
15AShort story about Sadie ThompsonSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
16AAqueous descentJohn R. ProsserMaleska
28APrince's "Purple ___"Robert H. WolfeMaleska
1AKind of checkJohn GreenmanMaleska
61AApril forecastBetty JorgensenMaleska
18ACrawford film from a Maugham workThomas BohmMaleska
6DPlay based on a Maugham storyJesse RoarkeMaleska
13AEagels vehicle: 1922Jim PageMaleska
57DDownpourBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
49D"Don't ___ on my parade!"Christopher SherwoodMaleska
46ARattler on the roofHarold B. CountsMaleska
15AKind of checkEli WesoffMaleska
39AColton-Randolph playKay SullivanMaleska
43APlay about Sadie ThompsonSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
65DFall or drop leaderS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
2DShowerAlbert J. KlausMaleska
13DPicnic deterrentErnst TheimerMaleska
50AKind of forestEmory H. CainMaleska
64ADrought enderJonesMaleska
66AMonsoon phenomenonLois SidwayMaleska
23DEagels vehicle: 1922Judith C. DaltonMaleska
11DParade spoilerWhittenMaleska
54DPlay featuring Sadie ThompsonJames R. BurnsMaleska
91DColton-Randolph play: 1922William LutwiniakMaleska
63ADrought relieverTroxellMaleska
15AThis brings out gamps and bumbershootsEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
51DPrecipitateJohn M. SamsonMaleska
37DAlternative to shineI. Judah KoolykMaleska
117DGive profuselyPeter SwiftMaleska
49DDeterrent for some votersWarren W. ReichMaleska
41DPlay inspired by a Maugham storyVirginia L. YatesMaleska
20DApril forecastGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
33APrecipitationPeter G. SnowMaleska
51DPicnic spoilerSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
50APlay based on a Maugham taleHerb L. RisteenMaleska
26DKind of checkWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
15AAnswer to many a farmer's prayerBette Sue CohenMaleska
44DKind of tree or forestJeanne WilsonMaleska
79DAcid ___Tap OsbornMaleska
42DKind of checkKatherine GouldMaleska
7DColton-Randolph play: 1922Emory H. CainMaleska
30D"The ___ in Spain"William JarvisMaleska
8DPrecipitateLazerMaleska
29DColton-Randolph play: 1922John GreenmanMaleska
62A1922 playAnne FoxMaleska
14AKind of forestHassingerMaleska
18APrecipitationRosalind PavaneMaleska
61AMeteorological prognosticationRobert KatzMaleska
61A"The ___ in Spain," 1956 songJohnsonMaleska
28AType of coat or checkJohnsonMaleska
105DWord with coat or checkMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
26DBroadway play of 1922Herb L. RisteenMaleska
38DIt's sent by Jupiter PluviusCoppsMaleska
58APluvious forecastFrank GearyMaleska
14AWord with check or coatHugh McElroyMaleska
21DPlay based on a Maugham storyWhitworthMaleska
7DCloud contentsRobert KatzMaleska
64ABestow abundantlyRobert W. SturgesMaleska
54DKind of bow or fallEli WesoffMaleska
19DType of forestSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
37DWeather wordKathryn RighterMaleska
101D1922 playAnne FoxMaleska
69AMaugham storyLouise EarnestMaleska
15APluvious eventChet CurrierMaleska
31DWeather wordTap OsbornWeng
127AJeanne Eagels vehicleAnthony B. CanningWeng
48DBackdrop for Gene KellyMartha J. DeWittWeng
15ALowland fall in SpainEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
48DWeather forecastMarie WestWeng
36AJeanne Eagels playSamuel H. BarkanWeng
46ABallgame delayerA. J. SantoraWeng
46APicnic postponerJay LivingstonWeng
34DJeanne Eagels vehicleElaine D. SchorrWeng
7DJeanne Eagels vehicleTap OsbornWeng
73D“Don’t ___ on my parade”Jim PageWeng
19DKind of bow or barrelHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
52DMaugham titleDavid CrosattoWeng
54DWord with drop or fallUnknownWeng
17DMonsoon featureUnknownWeng
36DCloud or treeUnknownWeng
64ABall-game cancelerUnknownWeng
27DPicnic spoilerUnknownWeng
1DWithout fail, with 44 DownUnknownWeng
18DStory by 17 AcrossUnknownWeng
39AWeather conditionChristine ValenceWeng
7DFamous playUnknownWeng
2DPourUnknownWeng
59AOuting spoilerUnknownWeng
19AWeather wordUnknownWeng
34AMiss Thompson's playUnknownWeng
17AApril forecastUnknownWeng
62AKind of coatUnknownWeng
19APicnic spoilerUnknownWeng
13DKind of danceUnknownWeng
32AWeather wordUnknownWeng
48DMaugham storyUnknownWeng
2DPourUnknownWeng
63DBallgame delayerWilliam LutwiniakWeng
15AGive abundantly.UnknownWeng
14AOuting spoiler.UnknownWeng
15APicnic spoiler.UnknownWeng
115AWord with drop or fallBert BeamanWeng
37AWeather forecast.UnknownWeng
61DArk weather.UnknownWeng
51DShower.UnknownWeng
54DPrecipitation.UnknownFarrar
45DSadie Thompson play.UnknownFarrar
48DShower.UnknownFarrar
48DConcern of pluviometry.UnknownFarrar
57DDrizzle.UnknownFarrar
32DPrecipitate.UnknownFarrar
62AShower.UnknownFarrar
49AWeather word.UnknownFarrar
50DWeather word.UnknownFarrar
62ADrizzle.UnknownFarrar
46AShower.UnknownFarrar
103DDrizzle.Threba JohnsonFarrar
15AShower.Helen FasuloFarrar
59AShower.William LutwiniakFarrar
53AWeather word.UnknownFarrar
64AWeather word.Anne FoxFarrar
3DMizzle.A. J. SantoraFarrar
14APour down.UnknownFarrar
26DShower.UnknownFarrar
38ADownpour.UnknownFarrar
91DDownpour.William LutwiniakFarrar
11D___-in-the-Face, Sioux chief.UnknownFarrar
15ADrizzle.UnknownFarrar
35AShower.UnknownFarrar
1AWeather word.Louise EarnestFarrar
61DDrizzle.UnknownFarrar
60AWeather forecast.UnknownFarrar
19ADrizzle.UnknownFarrar
54DDispense in large quantities.UnknownFarrar
70AOften-revived drama.UnknownFarrar
3DSubject of current news.UnknownFarrar
52DWeather word.UnknownFarrar
47DStory of Sadie Thompson.UnknownFarrar
17AEnd of a drought.UnknownFarrar
97AShower.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
30DOften-revived drama.UnknownFarrar
44AShower.UnknownFarrar
6DWeather report.UnknownFarrar
30AShower down.Christine R. ValenceFarrar
138AShower.A. J. SantoraFarrar
63DPicnic hazard.Will WengFarrar
16AFarmer's plea.UnknownFarrar
26AShower.UnknownFarrar
53D___ check.UnknownFarrar
64A"The ___ in Spain . . . "UnknownFarrar
35APrecipitation.UnknownFarrar
96DCause of called games.A. J. SantoraFarrar
7DDownpour.Thomas MeekinFarrar
59ADrizzle.Thomas MeekinFarrar
18AWeather forecast.UnknownFarrar
80DOft-revived play.Threba JohnsonFarrar
58DShower.UnknownFarrar
33DDrizzle.UnknownFarrar
20DWeather prediction.Cora GoodmanFarrar
1ADrizzle.UnknownFarrar
6DShower.UnknownFarrar
122AWhat a udometer measures.A. J. SantoraFarrar
35ASadie Thompson's saga.UnknownFarrar
35DDrizzle.UnknownFarrar
89D___ check.Herbert EttensonFarrar
94AShower.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
3DBestow profusely.UnknownFarrar
26DDrama, often revived.UnknownFarrar
86AOften revived drama.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
78DDramatic triumph of 1922.Tom MixonFarrar
19AOften-revived drama.UnknownFarrar
7DBestow abundantly.UnknownFarrar
12DWeather prediction.UnknownFarrar
63APlay, often revived.UnknownFarrar
100AWhat udometers measure.Thomas MeekinFarrar
62DSadie Thompson's play.Threba JohnsonFarrar
92ABestow abundantly.Charles C. AllenFarrar
19ADrizzle.UnknownFarrar
64AShower.Melville LiveranceFarrar
44ADownpour.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
19APrecipitation.UnknownFarrar
35APrecipitation.UnknownFarrar
16ADownpour.UnknownFarrar
37AGive in large quantities.UnknownFarrar
87DGive in large quantities.Herbert EttensonFarrar
30DWeather word.Helen BernardFarrar
11D"Just walkin' in the ___."M. S. ManningFarrar
50DWeather forecast.Victor GoldfarbFarrar
43D___ check.Helen FasuloFarrar
47DSadie Thompson's story.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
55DOften-revived drama.Helen FasuloFarrar
12DGloomy weather report.Jules ArensbergFarrar
23D"Hatful of ___."Helen FasuloFarrar
39D___ check.Thomas MeekinFarrar
29AOften-revived drama.UnknownFarrar
40DSubject of a nursery rhyme.UnknownFarrar
54DDust bowl dearth.UnknownFarrar
11DKind of check.Bernice GordonFarrar
37ADramatic hit of the 1920's.UnknownFarrar
7D___ check.Hamilton BidwellFarrar
35AGame-called weather.Thomas VarnerFarrar
64AMeteorologist's concern.Israel GitterFarrar
33DOften-revived play.H. L. RisteenFarrar
50DBestow profusely.Edward EarlyFarrar
32A___-in-the-Face.E. E. SmithFarrar
30DFarmer's friend.Roberta MorseFarrar
17ADownpour.Ellsworth SmithFarrar
49D___ check.Harold ReinFarrar
50DApril phenomenon.Bernice GordonFarrar
38DShower.Roberta MorseFarrar
35ASadie Thompson's play.UnknownFarrar
92APlay laid in Pago-Pago.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
20AWeather prediction.Joseph La FauciFarrar
60DShower.Roberta MorseFarrar
38DWeather prediction.Albert BlumFarrar
26ASadie Thompson's tragedy.Isaac KertFarrar
33DDramatic hit of the 1920's.S. A. KayFarrar
11DWeather prediction.Israel GitterFarrar
53ASubject of a nursery rhyme.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
38AGame caller.George HendersonFarrar
11DFamed Colton-Randolph play.UnknownFarrar
43ATinsel trimming for the tree.Harold T. BersFarrar
55AOne excuse for not voting.Charles CrossFarrar
108ADrama of 1922.Ralph AndersonFarrar
49DFarmer's friend.Evelyn E. SmithFarrar
80AAnswer to prayers.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
3DUnwelcome sight on a vacation.UnknownFarrar
51AA famous play.UnknownFarrar
23ADrizzle.UnknownFarrar
38DCloudburst.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
45AMan-made weather.UnknownFarrar
60DReservoir filler.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
58AWater shortage preventative.UnknownFarrar
9DResult of cloud seeding.UnknownFarrar
57DSadie Thompson play.Howard O. SmithFarrar
101AWhat the cuckoo's cry portends.Louise RabbFarrar
97ASaga of Sadie Thompson.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
39APlay based on Maugham story.Willard N. JordanFarrar
90DHitler's alibi in Russia.J. C. DoesburgFarrar
134DShower.Helen SmathersFarrar
109ASadie Thompson play.J. L. WordsworthFarrar