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162 results for RAYS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Apr 24, 201834ASouthernmost team in the American LeaguePeter Gordon
Sun Jan 14, 201830ALines in geometryJoel Fagliano
Thu Nov 2, 201713DSea creatures that are a homophone of 47-AcrossPeter Sagal and Mike Selinker
Fri May 19, 201765AThey may be soaked upMatthew Sewell
Thu Mar 30, 201761AFlorida pro teamLewis Rothlein
Tue Jan 3, 201741DThey may be caught at the beach ... or out at seaMichael Shteyman
Mon Mar 7, 201619DFish that are flat and wideDamon Gulczynski
Tue Jan 5, 201663ATampa Bay ballplayersJim Holland
Sun May 24, 201579ATravelers at the speed of lightKevin G. Der
Mon Sep 22, 201465ASunbeams (4)Ian Livengood
Sun May 25, 201473DTropicana Field teamDan Schoenholz
Mon Apr 14, 201429ASunbeams (4)Gareth Bain
Tue Apr 10, 20121ABeams (4)Gregory Philip Butler
Sun Jun 12, 201112DYou may catch them on a boat, in two different waysC. W. Stewart
Wed Nov 3, 201071ASunbathers catch them (2)Tracy Gray
Tue Oct 26, 201013DTampa Bay teamChris Handman
Fri Jul 4, 200857DThey may be caught on a beach (2)John Underwood
Mon Apr 21, 20081DSunbeams (4)Janet R. Bender
Thu Jan 4, 200758DSkatesAlan Olschwang
Mon Jul 10, 200631DThey're soaked up at the beachRandall J. Hartman
Wed Jun 14, 200628ASome stingers (2)Lisa Wiseman
Sun Apr 16, 200678DThey can be caught at the beachMike Torch
Sun Jan 29, 2006100DThey're caught at the shoreRich Norris
Sun Jan 22, 200642DSome stingers (2)George Barany and Michael Shteyman
Sun Jun 12, 200569DBeams (4)Joe Bower
Sat May 14, 200528DBeams (4)Bob Peoples
Sun Nov 28, 200443DYou can catch them on a beachElizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Oct 4, 200454ASolar emissionsSeth A. Abel
Tue Oct 28, 200350DBeachgoers catch themBrendan Emmett Quigley
Mon May 19, 20036DSunbathers catch them (2)Trip Payne
Tue Feb 11, 20036DTanners catch them (2)Myles Callum
Mon Jun 24, 20027DSuntanners catch themTrip Payne
Sat Jun 15, 200236DThey can be caught on the beachTrip Payne
Sun May 12, 200275AThey may be caught at the beachAlan Arbesfeld
Sat May 4, 200226AMarine fishRich Norris
Sun Feb 17, 200294AThey can't be caught indoorsJoe DiPietro
Sat May 19, 200152DThey're caught on beaches (2)Dana Motley
Tue Feb 20, 200131DThey're caught on beaches (2)Steven Dorfman
Tue Apr 11, 200052DTanners catch them (2)Nancy Salomon and Sherry O. Blackard
Fri Mar 3, 200025DThey're often caught lying downJoe DiPietro
Thu Dec 9, 199953AThey may be cosmicChuck Deodene
Fri Jan 29, 199931AWhip-tailed swimmersEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
Tue Jul 21, 199829DBeams (4)Hugh Davis
Sat Jan 3, 199835ACatch some ___Rich Norris
Tue Aug 19, 199768ASunbeams (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Apr 13, 1997120ASkates in waterCathy Millhauser
Sun Nov 17, 19967DThey may be caught at the shoreN. N. Joline
Sat Aug 26, 199515AThey may be caught on a beach (2)Joe DiPietro
Fri Jul 14, 199534ASolar warmersRich Norris
Tue Feb 8, 199430ALeonard and CharlesPeter Gordon

4 results for RAYS from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
May 24, 2015diagramless27DBeamsPaula Gamache
Jul 12, 2009diagramless30ATampa Bay squadJim Hyres
Nov 20, 2005cryptic8DReportedly, increase in salary is light (4)Gary Disch
Sep 30, 2001cryptic27AJack discussed beams (4)Fraser Simpson

108 results for RAYS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Aug 23, 199218DMantasArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Wed Jul 8, 199212DBeamsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon May 25, 199269AMilland and BolgerJames L. BeattyMaleska
Tue Jul 16, 199128DBeamsJonathan J. TowleMaleska
Sun Jun 16, 199118DThornbacksMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Sat May 11, 199129DBather's catchJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Wed May 1, 199113DBeamsChristy RidleyMaleska
Sun Apr 7, 19917DBeamsValerie MeunierMaleska
Mon Mar 18, 199123AMantasPeter SwiftMaleska
Sun Jan 27, 199157AAlpha, beta and gammaJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Thu Jan 24, 19917DSol's outputBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sat Dec 22, 19901DTanner's catchJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Thu Nov 9, 198912DJohnny and JohnnieLois SidwayMaleska
Thu Apr 13, 198930DGuitarfishArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Thu Mar 2, 198911DBeta and gammaBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Wed Feb 22, 198929DSun's outputBetty JorgensenMaleska
Tue Nov 29, 198867ABeamsWhittenMaleska
Mon Sep 12, 198846AStarfish armsNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Wed Aug 31, 19885DLight linesLois SidwayMaleska
Mon Apr 4, 198844ABeamsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed Dec 16, 198732DBeamsLois SidwayMaleska
Mon Sep 21, 198729DBeamsJames R. BurnsMaleska
Fri Sep 4, 198735DMantasJim PageMaleska
Wed Mar 4, 198765AMantasMcKeonMaleska
Thu Jun 26, 198613DBeamsElaine GeorgeMaleska
Wed Apr 16, 198623AMilland and BolgerRoger H. CourtneyMaleska
Wed Apr 9, 198628DX followersEdward BobbMaleska
Sun Mar 30, 198619DBeamsErnst TheimerMaleska
Sun Mar 17, 198533ATraces of hopeJohn McCarthy SamsonMaleska
Sat Aug 27, 198337AParticle streamsWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Dec 1, 198263ABeamsChristy RidleyMaleska
Wed Apr 28, 198267AAlpha and betaBette Sue CohenMaleska
Tue Jun 23, 198135DBeamsN. M. MeyerMaleska
Mon Mar 30, 19817DSkatesBernice GordonMaleska
Mon Mar 10, 198021ABeams of lightGrace FabbroniMaleska
Mon Sep 24, 197934DBeamsJean J. DavisonMaleska
Fri Jan 12, 197932DGamma and violetDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sun Jul 16, 197894DMilland and EberleMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Tue Sep 27, 197757DGamma and violetBeverly J. SewardMaleska
Sat Mar 5, 197713DGuitarfishHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Thu Mar 3, 197743ASkatesMichael W. MillerMaleska
Fri Feb 25, 197763ABeamsSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Mon Jan 31, 19777DSting and XMartha J. DeWittWeng
Thu Oct 14, 197630ASolar offeringsHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Sat Nov 22, 197559AMilland and BolgerAllan BlackmanWeng
Fri Nov 21, 197547DFlat fishSamuel H. BarkanWeng
Mon Oct 13, 197529DInfrared and gammaJohn PrytzWeng
Wed Jun 18, 19757DSkatesSophie FiermanWeng
Sun Oct 21, 197354AX and betaA. J. SantoraWeng
Mon Jun 4, 197313DBeamsUnknownWeng
Wed May 16, 197363AAldo and JohnnyUnknownWeng
Mon Feb 5, 197351DBeamsBrian G. TylerWeng
Sat Sep 9, 197271ABeamsUnknownWeng
Fri Apr 7, 197230DAldo and othersUnknownWeng
Tue Jun 8, 197155DFlat fishUnknownWeng
Thu May 7, 197056DCertain fishUnknownWeng
Sun Apr 5, 197017DBeamsJoan DeRossoWeng
Sat Apr 5, 196913DX and beta.UnknownWeng
Sat Nov 18, 196765ABeta and gamma.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 10, 196737ACosmic phenomena.UnknownFarrar
Tue Feb 28, 196730DDevilfish.Helen FasuloFarrar
Thu Jan 12, 196726ACosmic ___.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sat Nov 12, 196632DParts of some flowers.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 7, 1966151ABeams.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thu Jan 6, 196636AParts of daisies.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 4, 196538DMarine creatures.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 1, 196570ABeams.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 16, 196586ANumbfish.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sun Mar 7, 196547ASkates.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Fri Feb 14, 19641DBeams.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 2, 196318DArms of a starfish.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 19, 196260ABeamsLouis SabinFarrar
Wed Dec 5, 196264AArms of a starfish.UnknownFarrar
Sat May 26, 196218ABeams.Helen H. KamerlingFarrar
Fri Feb 2, 196256DBeams of light.Alda ZimpelFarrar
Sun Dec 3, 196159AGleams.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Sun Nov 12, 196197DBeams.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thu Oct 12, 196159DBeams.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 29, 196133DSkates.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 11, 196011DSkates.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 25, 19607DBeams.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 28, 195949ASkates.Helen SmathersFarrar
Sat Jan 3, 195962ASkate and sawfish.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 5, 195866AShines.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Wed Mar 19, 195852DStarfish arms.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wed Oct 17, 195634DArms of a starfish.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sun Jun 3, 195618DParts of daisies.Helen BernardFarrar
Mon May 14, 195660DSkates.Victor GoldfarbFarrar
Mon Sep 19, 19555ASunbeams.Helen FasuloFarrar
Fri May 27, 195564ADaisy pedicels.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wed Dec 22, 195430DStarfish arms.Helen SmathersFarrar
Mon Aug 2, 195423DCounselor Jenkins and others.Edward EarlyFarrar
Tue Jul 27, 195419DPetals of a daisy.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Jun 20, 1954125AStingarees.Sidney LambertFarrar
Fri Feb 12, 195463AShines forth.S. A. KayFarrar
Wed Oct 14, 195333DMessrs. Bolger and Robinson.Roberta MorseFarrar
Mon Sep 7, 19537DArms of a starfish.Ethel Le StrangeFarrar
Thu Jul 17, 195221ACosmic or light.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 28, 195259DSkates.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 19, 195213DFish that live on the sea bottom.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 18, 195130DViolet and gamma.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 13, 195155DSunbeams.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 18, 1949132DH. G. Wells' Martians' weapon.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Sep 14, 194737DGuitarfishes.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sun Mar 16, 194764AShines.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sun Dec 30, 194594ASkates.Harriot CookeFarrar
Sun Jul 9, 194418DBeams.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sun Sep 19, 194316DParts of a beam.Louis JenkinsFarrar