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163 results for RAPS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon May 7, 201869AReleases of Drake and Cardi BJulie Bérubé
Tue Feb 13, 201845AKnocks (4)Bruce Haight
Thu Oct 13, 20165DSome performances at the ApolloDon Gagliardo and Zhouqin Burnikel
Mon Apr 11, 201628AEmulates Jay ZRon Toth and Zhouqin Burnikel
Fri May 2, 201419AT-Pain and Ice-T outputBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Jan 14, 201433AEmulates Jay Z and Master PTim Croce
Sun Jan 12, 201462DKnocks (4)Andrew Chaikin
Sat Jan 11, 201432ADoes a Ludacris impersonationMartin Ashwood-Smith
Sun Dec 29, 201378DSpits rhymesJoel Fagliano
Thu Dec 5, 201320ACriticizes (7)Dan Schoenholz
Thu Apr 4, 20134A2006's "Ms. New Booty" and othersCorey Rubin
Wed Dec 28, 20118DSpeaks ill of (2)Louis Zulli
Thu May 12, 20116AStaples of séancesPatrick John Duggan
Sat Dec 25, 201052DChins or jawsStanley Newman
Sun Aug 8, 201060ADoes some freestylingPam Klawitter
Wed Jan 20, 201013DThey often include samplesTrip Payne
Sat Dec 19, 200943ACriticizes (7)Tyler Hinman and Byron Walden
Fri Jul 17, 20094D62-Across offeringsDoug Peterson and Barry C. Silk
Sun Jul 12, 200948AEmulates AZ or T.I.Alan Arbesfeld
Mon Apr 6, 200944DNotorious B.I.G. releasesDustin Foley
Fri Feb 27, 200924DEmulates EveJoe DiPietro
Mon Jan 19, 200934AEmulates Eminem (4)Tracey Snyder
Tue Dec 23, 200811DCriticizes (7)Joe Krozel
Tue Jul 15, 200819AEmulates Lil' Kim or Lil WayneLeonard Williams
Tue Jun 26, 200710DSpeaks ill of (2)Ray Fontenot
Thu Mar 15, 200713DUpbraidsMichael Shteyman
Mon Nov 7, 200519DEmulates Eminem (4)Jay Livingston
Sun Jun 15, 200359DEmulates Eminem (4)Cathy Millhauser
Tue Dec 3, 200230AEmulates Eminem (4)Tyler Hinman
Mon Sep 30, 200237ADoes hip-hopHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Tue Jun 12, 20016DSéance noisesAlfio Micci
Mon Jan 15, 200122DKnocks (4)Janet R. Bender
Sun Sep 19, 199967ARepertoire for Will SmithManny Nosowsky
Thu Aug 26, 199948ACriticizes (7)Nancy S. Ross
Tue Apr 13, 19996AVocalizes like the Beastie BoysFred Piscop
Sat Nov 28, 199849AHip-hop repertoryGilbert H. Ludwig
Tue Apr 14, 199857DWill Smith songsDiane C. Baldwin
Fri Jun 20, 19975DSome corporal punishmentManny Nosowsky
Mon Aug 19, 19961AQueen Latifah songsE.C. Gorski
Mon Jul 15, 199654DKnocks (4)S. Spadaccini
Mon Jun 3, 19961ASongs by Queen LatifahS. L. Robbins
Thu Jan 18, 199625DHip-hop hitsC. Deodene
Mon Oct 2, 199519D90's songsJoy L. Wouk
Thu Apr 27, 199551ACriticizes (7)Lois Sidway
Wed Apr 12, 199535ACriticizes (7)Rich Norris
Mon Feb 27, 199510ATalks gangsta-styleSidney L. Robbins
Mon Dec 12, 199452DHip songsJoy L. Wouk
Thu Dec 1, 199449AHip-hop songsHarvey Estes
Sun Nov 27, 199490AIce-T servings?Jacques Liwer
Sun Oct 9, 1994114ASeance soundsBryant White
Mon Jul 11, 199425DCriticizes (7)Sidney L. Robbins
Tue Jun 14, 199440ASnoop Doggy Dogg songsJonathan Schmatzbach
Wed Mar 30, 199440AD.J. Jazzy Jeff songsEileen Lexau
Sun Jan 9, 199487DEntertains like HammerMel Rosen

1 result for RAPS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 21, 2014panda46AFight backMel Taub

108 results for RAPS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Aug 6, 19931DCriticizesBill PolvogtMaleska
Wed Apr 28, 19937DTalks in a syncopated wayNorman S. WizerMaleska
Thu Dec 10, 199211DSéance soundsJudith PerryMaleska
Sun May 17, 19927DEmulates Marky MarkAlfio MicciMaleska
Sun Nov 4, 199044AChews the fatFrances HansenMaleska
Thu Jan 12, 198933ASéance soundsAlfio MicciMaleska
Tue Jun 14, 198843DSéance soundsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Jun 12, 1988118ACensuresWarren W. ReichMaleska
Sat Jun 4, 19889ASéance soundsRichard SilvestriMaleska
Mon Apr 11, 198826DKnocksElaine GeorgeMaleska
Thu Oct 15, 198756DKnocksWilliam CanineMaleska
Wed Feb 18, 198728ASéance soundsKenneth WitteMaleska
Wed Aug 6, 198650DCriticizesMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Sun Jun 1, 198659DKnocksCharles M. DeberMaleska
Thu May 1, 198644ASéance soundsGayle DeanMaleska
Sat Jul 6, 198524AShoots the breezeMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Thu Sep 20, 19841AWhat some cons are takingShirley SolowayMaleska
Sun Aug 19, 198414DSéance soundsMary Cee WhittenMaleska
Sun Jun 12, 19831DKnocksWarren W. ReichMaleska
Sun Mar 20, 198347AShoots the breezeJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Mon Jun 28, 198213DSéance soundsJonesMaleska
Sat Oct 24, 198168ASentences in slammersC. J. AngioMaleska
Tue Oct 13, 198120ASharp rebukesJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tue May 19, 198138DSmacksNancy McCarthyMaleska
Mon Sep 1, 198010ASéance soundsJohnsonMaleska
Mon Jul 21, 198049AKnocksI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sat Dec 15, 197953DConversations: SlangJean J. DavisonMaleska
Fri Dec 1, 197858ACriticizesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sat Jul 8, 19781AKnocksMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Mon May 15, 197852DBlowsFrank GearyMaleska
Wed Jun 22, 19773DKnocksWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun May 29, 197737DChats, mod styleJoseph J. La FauciMaleska
Thu Feb 3, 197714DPans, critic styleElaine D. SchorrWeng
Sun Nov 21, 197686DDoor noisesBert KruseWeng
Sun Sep 19, 1976112AGavel soundsEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sun Aug 15, 1976132DKnocksBill HartmanWeng
Mon Dec 22, 197557DKnocksH. M. KennedyWeng
Sun Oct 26, 19752DSéance soundsEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Tue Oct 7, 197510AChins withAnn JenkinsWeng
Fri Sep 5, 197521DChews the fatSophie FiermanWeng
Thu Mar 20, 197528DKnocksSidney FrankWeng
Sat May 25, 19741DStrikesBert BeamanWeng
Sat Mar 23, 197445ASharp blowsSara V. TuckermanWeng
Mon Feb 25, 19749ALeast bitsWilliam E. HeinemannWeng
Sun Jan 20, 19741ACriticizesAdelyn LewisWeng
Sun Apr 22, 19738AUses a gavelMel RosenWeng
Mon Nov 20, 19721ADiscussesUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 17, 197220DMedium soundsThreba JohnsonWeng
Tue May 9, 197232DSéance signalsUnknownWeng
Tue Dec 14, 197111DTalksUnknownWeng
Tue Nov 23, 197128DCommunicatesUnknownWeng
Fri Sep 3, 197114ATalksUnknownWeng
Mon May 3, 197165ATalksUnknownWeng
Tue Apr 6, 197151AUtters sharply, with "out"UnknownWeng
Thu Mar 25, 197121AMedium's messagesUnknownWeng
Thu Dec 3, 197036AQuick blowsUnknownWeng
Mon Dec 1, 196940DSéance phenomena.UnknownWeng
Sun Aug 10, 196957AStrikesKirk DoddWeng
Sat May 10, 196926DStrikes.UnknownWeng
Sun Apr 21, 196895ACriticizes.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Mon Oct 2, 196740AGhostly signals.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 24, 196712DTaps.Jean ReedFarrar
Thu Sep 21, 19676ACertain reviews.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Wed Sep 6, 196752DSeance signals.Thomas E. DevlinFarrar
Thu Jun 22, 196725DKnocks.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 14, 196756DSeance signals.Anne FoxFarrar
Fri Dec 30, 196667AIs critical of: Slang.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 9, 196614ASeance sounds.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 14, 196514ASeance sounds.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 9, 19656DGavel sounds.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 8, 196542ACensures severely.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 23, 196487DKnocks.J. Arensberg and H. EttensonFarrar
Thu Oct 10, 196360DCriticizes: Colloq.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Wed Feb 13, 19631ASeance messages.Helen FasuloFarrar
Mon Dec 3, 196245AKnocks.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 21, 196228DSéance sounds.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 20, 19621DUses a gavel.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 14, 19616AKnocks.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 20, 19613DKnocks.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 24, 196143ASeance sounds.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 25, 196029AKnocks.Eva Pollack TaubFarrar
Mon Aug 22, 196035AKnocks.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 10, 196035AGavel sounds.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 7, 196059AKnocks.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 15, 196012DKnocks.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 14, 195945AKnocks.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Sun Jan 11, 195945DKnocks.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tue Nov 18, 195828DSeance sounds.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 14, 195854DRelatives of brickbats.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 17, 195755AKnocks.Peter L. Tea, Jr.Farrar
Tue Jan 29, 195744ACriticizes, in headline parlance.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Jun 3, 195613DStrikes quickly.Helen BernardFarrar
Tue Jan 17, 195622AWhacks.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Mon Jun 13, 19553DSharp knocks.Fred C. JaschobFarrar
Sun Aug 8, 1954100AKnocks.Diana SessionsFarrar
Fri Apr 9, 195444ASeance messages.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 16, 195455ASeance signals.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Jan 1, 195422APunishments to fit the crimes.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 30, 195334ASpiritualistic knockings.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thu Jun 18, 195315ASeance sounds.Alice H. CookFarrar
Sat Mar 14, 195329DUtters sharply.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thu Sep 4, 195223ASeance sound effects.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 14, 195249ALight blows.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 23, 195154DNoises expected at 45 Down.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 18, 195082APrison terms: Slang.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jan 18, 194877DKnocks.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Feb 20, 194478AKnocks.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Aug 29, 194337DQuick blows.William SchoppFarrar