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70 results for ROPES

17 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for ROPES.

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Mar 6, 201815DBorders of boxing ringsBruce Greig
Tue Aug 1, 201720ASecures, as an area, with "off"Jay Kaskel
Sun Dec 30, 200787DBobstays, e.g.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Apr 24, 20063DKnow the ___Lynn Lempel
Mon Aug 8, 20059ABoxing ring boundariesHarvey Estes
Sun Apr 17, 200537DBoxing ring sightsManny Nosowsky
Mon Jun 2, 200342AOn the ___ (close to defeat)Gregory E. Paul
Sun Jan 20, 2002123ABasic procedures, informallyBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sat Nov 24, 200146ADraws (in)Rich Norris
Tue Apr 24, 200166AThey're shown to a noviceTyler Hinman
Sun Dec 24, 200022AHornswoggles, with "in"Bill Zais
Tue Oct 19, 199946ATrainees learn theseFred Piscop
Tue Oct 12, 19998DItems in bell towersEd Early
Sun May 23, 199915DSubject of sailors' knowledgeHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Sun Aug 9, 199844DBuntlines, e.g.Christopher Hurt
Fri Mar 8, 199625DBobstaysR. Ross
Sat Sep 9, 199548ARing boundariesDaniel R. Stark

53 results for ROPES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Mar 12, 19935AWhat novices don't knowJesse RoarkeMaleska
Wed Aug 12, 199269ALassosJoy L. WoukMaleska
Mon Dec 2, 199123AWhat tyros must learnAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Thu Jan 17, 199135ATyro's "learning matter"Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Oct 21, 199094ALanyardsPhyllis FehringerMaleska
Wed Aug 9, 198915ARing enclosureJune A. BoggsMaleska
Fri Apr 21, 198935DWhat novices don't knowWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Sun Jul 3, 1988100APainters, e.g.Jack R. HarnesMaleska
Mon Jun 20, 198870AWhat rookies must learnSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Apr 19, 198787AWhat tyros must learnBert H. KruseMaleska
Sun Oct 27, 198559APainters, e.g.William LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Sep 15, 198511DSome are paintersJim PageMaleska
Mon Jul 25, 198348DEntices, with "in"James R. BurnsMaleska
Wed Jul 6, 198339AWhat tyros must learnCromwellMaleska
Mon Sep 6, 19825DCattlemen's aidsAdamsMaleska
Fri Nov 16, 197915AWhat rookies must learnDaughdrilleMaleska
Tue Sep 18, 197953DOn the ___ (in trouble)JankeMaleska
Tue Feb 27, 197924DWhat novices don't knowJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Thu Oct 6, 197755AWhat novices don't knowJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Dec 1, 197443AThings to knowGeorge MadridWeng
Mon Jun 10, 197445ADoes cowboy workHerb L. RisteenWeng
Sun May 27, 197322ASomething to knowNancy W. AtkinsonWeng
Wed Dec 27, 197232DLassosUnknownWeng
Mon Dec 27, 197135DPaintersUnknownWeng
Tue Feb 9, 197130DRiatasMel TaubWeng
Thu Sep 24, 197027DThings to knowUnknownWeng
Wed Sep 3, 196932DPainters.UnknownWeng
Thu Feb 27, 196933DInveigles (with "in").UnknownWeng
Thu Feb 20, 196931DRing enclosures.UnknownWeng
Tue Oct 8, 19685ACowboy's gear.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 27, 196716DRatlines.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 2, 196735DRing perimeter.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Mon Mar 6, 196765AMarlines.Arthur S. HeiserFarrar
Sat Jan 28, 196748AMarlines.George LaczkoFarrar
Fri Jul 1, 196619DRing boundary.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 21, 196640AGuidelines.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 4, 196519AHalyards.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 22, 196337DSpecial techniques.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 23, 196242DMountain climbers' gear.Lois HillisFarrar
Sat Apr 30, 19603DMarlines.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 25, 196037AStrands, as of pearls.UnknownFarrar
Fri Apr 1, 19605AKnow the ___ (be wise to).UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 29, 195948ARing barriers.UnknownFarrar
Fri Apr 11, 195827DHawsers.Geraldine W. KingFarrar
Mon Aug 26, 195729DArena's guard rail.Helen FasuloFarrar
Wed Jan 23, 195767AKnow the ___ (be acquainted with the details).Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sat Aug 4, 195634AEntices (with "in").Diana SessionsFarrar
Tue Jul 17, 195632DGear for mountaineers.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Nov 8, 195312DShip's gear.Israel GitterFarrar
Tue Jan 27, 195347ABoxer's environment.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 8, 195181DLassoes.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Feb 26, 195129DThey mark off the prize ring.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Sep 12, 194873ABoxers' limits.J. P. WordenFarrar