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291 results for ROOT

91 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Monday, October 2, 201759DYam or turnip (2)Trenton Charlson
Sunday, June 25, 201724ARummage (through)Jacob Stulberg
Monday, May 22, 201766DWord sung three times before "for the home team" in "Take Me Out to the Ball Game"Gary Kennedy
Monday, February 20, 201724ACheer (for) (15)Ed Stein and Paula Gamache
Monday, September 19, 201615AMost important part of a carrot or turnip plantZhouqin Burnikel
Monday, May 9, 201639DCheer (for) (15)Dan Schoenholz
Sunday, June 21, 201569Ai, for -1Timothy Polin
Tuesday, January 6, 201555DWhat fans do (3)Joel Fagliano
Sunday, May 25, 201470AYam or turnip (2)Dan Schoenholz
Saturday, April 12, 201432DA cube has oneMel Rosen
Sunday, April 6, 2014105DFundamental partPatrick Berry
Wednesday, July 24, 201357DPlant holder? (2)Erik Wennstrom
Tuesday, July 16, 20133DCarrot, radish or parsnipJoel Fagliano
Monday, June 3, 201341DPart of a plant or toothJohn Lampkin
Thursday, February 23, 20126ARummageJeff Chen
Monday, September 19, 201116AUnderground part of a plantJulian Lim
Thursday, September 1, 201167DCarrot or beetJoel Fagliano
Monday, July 11, 201158ADig like a pig (4)Ellen Leuschner
Thursday, February 3, 201112DSource (3)Matt Ginsberg
Tuesday, October 19, 201047ACheer (for) (15)Fred Piscop
Thursday, September 30, 201028AIt may be squareVictor Fleming
Monday, June 7, 201031DTooth or plant partLynn Lempel
Wednesday, June 17, 200959DCheer (for) (15)Peter A. Collins and Joe Krozel
Sunday, January 11, 200951DEtymologist's interestDavid J. Kahn
Thursday, July 10, 200861DSource (3)Ari Halpern
Tuesday, March 18, 200835ACarrot or radishDavid Pringle
Sunday, March 9, 200843DOrigin (3)Patrick Berry
Monday, November 19, 200728DUnderlying causeLynn Lempel
Friday, August 31, 200752DLexicographic concernPaula Gamache
Tuesday, June 12, 200726DEtymological basisJonathan Gersch
Saturday, March 3, 200755DEtymologist's concern (2)Karen M. Tracey
Wednesday, January 3, 200755DCanine partKim Seidl
Thursday, November 30, 200650APoke (around)Patrick Merrell
Friday, August 11, 200652DEtymology infoPatrick Merrell
Tuesday, January 10, 200664ACheer (for) (15)David J. Kahn
Tuesday, December 27, 200510DTooth part (4)Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Wednesday, December 21, 200529DCheer (for) (15)David J. Kahn
Monday, December 19, 200531ATree's anchorRichard Hughes
Thursday, October 27, 200556AExtirpate, with "out"Bonnie L. Gentry
Friday, October 14, 200529DEtymologist's concern (2)Michael Shteyman
Tuesday, October 12, 200456DRadish or carrotNancy Kavanaugh
Saturday, June 12, 200433DOrigin (3)Henry Hook
Wednesday, April 28, 200467ATooth part (4)John Underwood
Wednesday, March 17, 200428ACheer (for) (15)A. J. Santora
Friday, February 6, 200427AWhat many a word hasJoe DiPietro
Friday, January 30, 200432AHair implant?Manny Nosowsky
Tuesday, November 25, 200364ATooth part (4)Allan E. Parrish
Wednesday, June 18, 200326ASee 53-DownAlan Arbesfeld
Sunday, December 1, 200285AOne may be squareDavid J. Kahn
Monday, March 25, 200254DCheer (for) (15)Gerald R. Ferguson
Saturday, January 19, 200219AWhat fans do (3)Gilbert H. Ludwig
Tuesday, January 15, 200228DDig like a pig (4)Kelly Clark
Tuesday, August 7, 200118DDig (for)Mark P. Sherwood
Sunday, August 5, 200161ACarrot, e.g.Peter Gordon
Monday, April 23, 200140AUnderground partGregory E. Paul
Sunday, August 20, 200076DTake 5, clue 1Charles M. Deber
Tuesday, August 8, 20006DKind of vegetableJoy L. Wouk
Sunday, July 30, 2000114ASource (3)Randolph Ross
Sunday, June 11, 200075DOrigin (3)Nelson Hardy
Tuesday, March 7, 20006DDig like a pig (4)John Greenman
Monday, February 14, 200048A___ canalNancy Kavanaugh
Wednesday, February 2, 20002DDig like a pig (4)Richard Chisholm
Monday, November 15, 19992DCheer (for) (15)Nick Grivas
Monday, November 8, 19993DEdible part of a parsnipKent Lorentzen
Sunday, August 29, 1999102DCheer (2)Lou and Fran Sabin
Friday, August 13, 199931DPull (out)Frances Hansen
Tuesday, May 4, 199954DApplaud (for)Gayle Dean
Sunday, March 7, 199911DCheer (2)Randolph Ross
Monday, May 11, 199851ACarrot or turnip, e.g.Gregory E. Paul
Tuesday, December 16, 199750ACheer (for) (15)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, December 8, 199722DPlant anchorerMary E. Brindamour
Tuesday, December 2, 199721D2, to 4 or 8Alan Olschwang
Thursday, April 10, 199742ATooth part (4)David J. Kahn
Monday, February 24, 199731DEradicate, with "out"Derek Allen
Monday, February 17, 199763ACheer (for) (15)R. Hughes
Monday, January 6, 19973DCheer (for) (15)S. L. Robbins
Friday, October 11, 199656DKind of canalF. Longo
Monday, August 12, 199660AWhat fans do (3)J. R. Bender
Wednesday, June 5, 199654DPlant holder (2)G. R. Ferguson
Monday, October 9, 199561DUnderground stemGregory E. Paul
Tuesday, September 5, 199561ALicorice or sassafrasJonathan Schmatzbach
Monday, September 4, 199518DPlant anchorRichard Thomas
Sunday, August 20, 199535AUnearth, with ''up''Cathy Millhauser
Friday, May 5, 19958DFundamentalHarvey Estes
Tuesday, April 11, 199562AParsnip, e.g.Gregory E. Paul
Friday, February 17, 199551DRadix, botanicallyArthur S. Verdesca
Monday, December 19, 19942DCheer (for) (15)Sidney L. Robbins
Monday, April 18, 199451DCheer (for) (15)Nancy Joline
Monday, March 14, 199411DKind of beerErnie Furtado
Wednesday, March 9, 199459ACheer (for) (15)Norma Steinberg
Thursday, January 6, 199448A1905 Secretary of StateArthur W. Palmer

2 results for ROOT from Variety puzzles.

December 31, 2006diagramless35ARadish or carrotPaula Gamache
February 15, 2004diagramless15DCheer (for)Fred Piscop

198 results for ROOT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, October 4, 199356ASearch aboutScottTaub
Saturday, May 15, 199365ACheerEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Saturday, March 20, 199313DOriginWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Saturday, November 14, 199255ASourceJames L. BeattyMaleska
Wednesday, November 11, 199222ACheerNorman S. WizerMaleska
Tuesday, October 1, 199151DRadixMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Monday, August 19, 19918DSearch aboutArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Thursday, July 11, 199156DCheerWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Thursday, May 16, 19911DLicorice is oneEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tuesday, April 2, 199156AOriginC. McInerneyMaleska
Tuesday, February 12, 199160AStatesman Elihu ___Reginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Thursday, November 8, 199035ALicorice, e.g.Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, July 22, 199087DCoreJoy L. WoukMaleska
Friday, July 20, 199063ABe a fanJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Thursday, July 19, 199015AIpecac is oneEli WesoffMaleska
Monday, July 16, 199037AKind of beerMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Friday, January 12, 199056APotato or carrotErnst TheimerMaleska
Wednesday, November 22, 198944DCauseGayle DeanMaleska
Thursday, August 24, 198960AWhat fans doLouis SabinMaleska
Friday, August 11, 198937DGrubHarold B. CountsMaleska
Friday, June 16, 198927DUnderlying sourceRhonda KrausMaleska
Monday, June 5, 198963ACheerLouis SabinMaleska
Friday, January 27, 198926ASecretary of State: 1905-9Bernice GordonMaleska
Tuesday, January 10, 198919AElihu, the statesmanMary M. MurdochMaleska
Tuesday, December 27, 198813AOriginCohenMaleska
Saturday, December 17, 198833ASearch for trufflesBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wednesday, December 14, 198811DWhat fans doWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Monday, November 14, 19883DSubterranean plant partAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, May 29, 198878DSourceJudith PerryMaleska
Sunday, April 10, 198826AShout forWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, February 7, 198868DStadium actionRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Thursday, January 28, 19883DType of canalJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sunday, November 1, 198733AU.S. Sec. of State: 1905-9Brett A. BlaylockMaleska
Sunday, April 5, 198720AOriginArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Thursday, March 26, 198718ASourceFrances HansenMaleska
Sunday, January 25, 198730AOriginJames and Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Monday, December 22, 19867DCheer forJames R. BurnsMaleska
Wednesday, December 10, 198647AOriginJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, July 1, 198636DCheerChristy RidleyMaleska
Friday, May 2, 198611DCheerDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Monday, April 14, 198616ACheerArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sunday, January 26, 198624DSquare or cube followerBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wednesday, November 27, 198557AOriginJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sunday, July 21, 198593AGinseng or licoriceTap OsbornMaleska
Monday, July 15, 198552DType of beerArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sunday, July 14, 198584DSourceBert H. KruseMaleska
Saturday, June 8, 198522DSearch aboutLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Thursday, May 30, 198565ABeet, for oneJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tuesday, April 23, 198557DWhat cheerleaders doMary S. SnyderMaleska
Friday, February 22, 19855DEntrenchDorothy ElliottMaleska
Saturday, February 16, 19853DCheer onWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, September 15, 198435DCheerBrownMaleska
Saturday, August 4, 19844DOriginJim PageMaleska
Wednesday, April 18, 198419ACheer (for)Robert KatzMaleska
Thursday, November 24, 198339DFood for a DiggerJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Tuesday, November 15, 19835AOriginCharles J. MatontiMaleska
Thursday, September 29, 19837DOriginMaverMaleska
Monday, March 7, 19835ACheerWhittenMaleska
Friday, February 11, 198321DWhat pigs doFennessyMaleska
Tuesday, December 7, 198251DKind of beerNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sunday, November 14, 198299DTurnip or parsnipMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Monday, September 20, 198210AUnderground growthLazerMaleska
Monday, April 12, 198265AElihu ___: 1845–1937Robert KatzMaleska
Monday, March 29, 198214A___ and branchWhittenMaleska
Sunday, November 29, 198179DLicorice, for oneFletcher IngallsMaleska
Thursday, November 26, 198128DFood item for a Digger IndianC. J. AngioMaleska
Friday, October 9, 198145ALicorice or parsnipNancy McCarthyMaleska
Sunday, October 4, 1981100DJohn Wellborn or ElihuJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, June 11, 198116AWhat fans doC. J. AngioMaleska
Wednesday, October 15, 198057APartner of branchCharles J. MatontiMaleska
Wednesday, October 1, 198058AGrubRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Friday, December 28, 19798DGinseng or ginger, e.g.Mary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Tuesday, December 4, 197950DOriginDaughdrilleMaleska
Monday, July 23, 197948ATaro, for exampleJohn ChervokasMaleska
Saturday, June 9, 197954DRadixVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Tuesday, June 5, 197923ACheerButlerMaleska
Monday, March 19, 19792DSourceHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, January 8, 197911DBasisEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Saturday, November 18, 197863ARummageMarjorie PedersenMaleska
Tuesday, March 28, 197819ARadish or radixArmstrongMaleska
Thursday, December 2, 197660DStatesman ElihuPaul R. BarnesWeng
Wednesday, December 1, 197642DCheerPetersenWeng
Sunday, November 14, 197662AOriginBarbara GillisWeng
Wednesday, August 4, 197659DCheerLita M. ElversWeng
Tuesday, June 15, 197644APart of a treeEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Wednesday, June 9, 197614AImplantWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Thursday, May 27, 19767DKind of beerPaul R. BarnesWeng
Saturday, May 8, 197612DSquare or cubeMel RosenWeng
Sunday, December 14, 197548DCheerJack LuzzattoWeng
Sunday, September 7, 197594AFollow the cheerleaderHume R. CraftWeng
Friday, May 2, 197548DElihu or squareDeWitt AndersonWeng
Friday, March 14, 197522DCheer the team onSophie FiermanWeng
Saturday, January 11, 197555AFollow the cheeerleaderJack WherryWeng
Wednesday, January 1, 197532DTurnip or radishDiana SessionsWeng
Friday, August 23, 197435DCheer forSophie FiermanWeng
Saturday, March 9, 197467ACheer for the teamHenry V. StrakaWeng
Sunday, February 10, 197421AEncourage the teamJean J. DavisonWeng
Sunday, November 25, 197346AMoney, vis-à-vis evilAlfio MicciWeng
Thursday, November 1, 197321AKind of beerUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 1, 1973102DCarrot or beetEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Saturday, January 13, 197350AOriginUnknownWeng
Monday, July 24, 197212DPart of a plantUnknownWeng
Wednesday, March 29, 197223DElihuUnknownWeng
Wednesday, September 22, 197154DCheerMel TaubWeng
Thursday, August 19, 197162ASourceUnknownWeng
Wednesday, February 24, 197134DFountainheadUnknownWeng
Wednesday, February 10, 197118DTake holdUnknownWeng
Tuesday, February 9, 197114A1912 Peace NobelistMel TaubWeng
Thursday, January 7, 197150AWhat pigs doUnknownWeng
Friday, October 30, 197037AKind of beerUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 5, 1970158APlant partNancy SchusterWeng
Tuesday, March 31, 197018ABecome fixedUnknownWeng
Monday, August 25, 196958ABecome fixed.UnknownWeng
Monday, February 17, 196954ACheer.UnknownWeng
Thursday, January 16, 196960AEtymon.UnknownWeng
Saturday, January 4, 196967ASource.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 11, 19687DSource.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 22, 196835ARadish or radix.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 24, 196790AOrigin.Jean ReedFarrar
Saturday, August 19, 196757ACheer (for) the team.Jane CoonFarrar
Monday, July 3, 196761AEssential part.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Saturday, July 1, 196753DCarrot.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 19, 196759ARadish, for one.George LaczkoFarrar
Sunday, April 9, 196777AOrigin.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Sunday, January 1, 1967101DKind of beer.Anne FoxFarrar
Tuesday, April 12, 196615AEssential part.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 28, 1965147DElihu.Will WengFarrar
Tuesday, April 27, 196534DBranch's partner.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 15, 196559DSecretary of State, 1905–09.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 31, 196563AFeature of the mangrove.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Friday, January 22, 19656DOrris, for example.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 13, 196536DKind of beer.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 4, 196489AMandrake's specialty.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wednesday, July 8, 196449DCheer in sport.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 26, 196431DPartner of branch.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 28, 196413DPlant part.Barbara GolubFarrar
Tuesday, January 28, 196426DFix firmly.Helen H. KamerlingFarrar
Monday, April 15, 19632DWord element.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 16, 196231APartner of branch.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 18, 196237ABase.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Monday, June 18, 19622DEstablish.Joseph CrowellFarrar
Thursday, March 29, 196267AEssential part.Ed Vander NootFarrar
Tuesday, November 14, 196151DPlant part.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 15, 196116AKind of beer.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 14, 196165A___ out (dig up).UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 8, 196162AOrigin.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 4, 196156DOrigin.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 4, 196151DEssential part.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 17, 196031DCompanion of branch.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 10, 19603DElihu ___.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 25, 196050DSource.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 6, 196015APlant part.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 27, 195972DEstablish.Sidney LambertFarrar
Monday, August 10, 195912DEssential part.Helen FasuloFarrar
Monday, April 13, 195973ABasis.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, April 5, 195939DSource.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, January 14, 195959AWhat fans do.S. A. KayFarrar
Tuesday, July 8, 195837D___ beer.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Saturday, June 21, 195847DEssential part.Mary D. WeisserFarrar
Friday, May 23, 19586DPoke around.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, May 4, 195847DSource.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, January 12, 19587DCore.Roberta MorseFarrar
Monday, October 21, 195737DPart of a plant.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 7, 19572DEssential part.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tuesday, January 8, 195717AStatesman Elihu.S. A. KayFarrar
Monday, October 22, 195611DExtirpate (with "out").Irving L. RosenheimFarrar
Saturday, October 20, 195628DCheer the team.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 11, 195657AEssential part.Mel TaubFarrar
Tuesday, September 4, 19561AEstablish.Helen FasuloFarrar
Saturday, September 1, 195643ASource.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 20, 195628DOrigin.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thursday, June 7, 195617ANew York's Elihu.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tuesday, May 29, 195620DPart of a plant.Diana SessionsFarrar
Thursday, March 15, 195613DEssential part.Mel TaubFarrar
Sunday, January 22, 195690ASupport zealously: Slang.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wednesday, January 11, 195655AEssential part.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thursday, September 15, 195536ACheer for the team.Sidney LambertFarrar
Monday, April 11, 195557ACheer.Jessie M. SnowFarrar
Friday, September 17, 195445DT. R.'s Secretary of State.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, July 9, 195449ACheer the team.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 28, 195451DCheer the team.Paula BauersmithFarrar
Monday, November 16, 195331APeace price winner of 1912.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Saturday, September 5, 195322DStatesman named Elihu.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Saturday, August 1, 195349AEncourage a team by cheering: Slang.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 10, 195319AComposer of "Battle Cry of Freedom."Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thursday, August 28, 195231DSecy. of State under T. R.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 1, 195264AStem.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 6, 195199AComposer of "The Battle Cry of Freedom."Willard N. JordanFarrar
Tuesday, April 3, 195151AAmerican statesman, Nobel peace prize winner, 1912.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 2, 195155DElihu ___, Nobel Peace Prize winner, 1912.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, July 31, 194986DFamous Secretary of State.Max GeistFarrar
Sunday, February 29, 194811DElihu ___.Eileen St. ClairFarrar
Sunday, August 4, 194661ANobel peace prize winner, 1912.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, November 5, 194458AMcKinley’s Secretary of War, 1899.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sunday, October 24, 1943115ASecretary of War, 1899–1904.Archie KreilingFarrar
Sunday, October 17, 194345DSecretary of State under Roosevelt.Harriot T. CookeFarrar
Sunday, April 25, 194399ANobel Peace Prize winner, 1912.Hugh P. EvansFarrar
Sunday, November 22, 194268DAmerican statesman, a founder of the World Court, 1920.Isaac KertFarrar