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71 results for ROPES

18 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
47DKnow the ___ (2)Jeffrey Wechsler
15DBorders of boxing ringsBruce Greig
20ASecures, as an area, with "off"Jay Kaskel
87DBobstays, e.g.Elizabeth C. Gorski
3DKnow the ___ (2)Lynn Lempel
9ABoxing ring boundariesHarvey Estes
37DBoxing ring sightsManny Nosowsky
42AOn the ___ (close to defeat)Gregory E. Paul
123ABasic procedures, informallyBrendan Emmett Quigley
46ADraws (in)Rich Norris
66AThey're shown to a noviceTyler Hinman
22AHornswoggles, with "in"Bill Zais
46ATrainees learn theseFred Piscop
8DItems in bell towersEd Early
15DSubject of sailors' knowledgeHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
44DBuntlines, e.g.Christopher Hurt
25DBobstaysR. Ross
48ARing boundariesDaniel R. Stark

53 results for ROPES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
5AWhat novices don't knowJesse RoarkeMaleska
69ALassosJoy L. WoukMaleska
23AWhat tyros must learnAlbert J. KlausMaleska
35ATyro's "learning matter"Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
94ALanyardsPhyllis FehringerMaleska
15ARing enclosureJune A. BoggsMaleska
35DWhat novices don't knowWilliam BaxleyMaleska
100APainters, e.g.Jack R. HarnesMaleska
70AWhat rookies must learnSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
87AWhat tyros must learnBert H. KruseMaleska
59APainters, e.g.William LutwiniakMaleska
11DSome are paintersJim PageMaleska
48DEntices, with "in"James R. BurnsMaleska
39AWhat tyros must learnCromwellMaleska
5DCattlemen’s aidsAdamsMaleska
15AWhat rookies must learnDaughdrilleMaleska
53DOn the ___ (in trouble)JankeMaleska
24DWhat novices don't knowJeanette K. BrillMaleska
55AWhat novices don't knowJeanette K. BrillMaleska
43AThings to knowGeorge MadridWeng
45ADoes cowboy workHerb L. RisteenWeng
22ASomething to knowNancy W. AtkinsonWeng
32DLassosUnknownWeng
35DPaintersUnknownWeng
30DRiatasMel TaubWeng
27DThings to knowUnknownWeng
32DPainters.UnknownWeng
33DInveigles (with "in").UnknownWeng
31DRing enclosures.UnknownWeng
5ACowboy's gear.UnknownFarrar
16DRatlines.UnknownFarrar
35DRing perimeter.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
65AMarlines.Arthur S. HeiserFarrar
48AMarlines.George LaczkoFarrar
19DRing boundary.UnknownFarrar
40AGuidelines.UnknownFarrar
19AHalyards.UnknownFarrar
37DSpecial techniques.UnknownFarrar
42DMountain climbers' gear.Lois HillisFarrar
3DMarlines.UnknownFarrar
37AStrands, as of pearls.UnknownFarrar
5AKnow the ___ (be wise to).UnknownFarrar
48ARing barriers.UnknownFarrar
27DHawsers.Geraldine W. KingFarrar
29DArena's guard rail.Helen FasuloFarrar
67AKnow the ___ (be acquainted with the details).Thomas MeekinFarrar
34AEntices (with "in").Diana SessionsFarrar
32DGear for mountaineers.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
12DShip's gear.Israel GitterFarrar
47ABoxer's environment.UnknownFarrar
81DLassoes.Thomas MeekinFarrar
29DThey mark off the prize ring.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
73ABoxers' limits.J. P. WordenFarrar