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256 Results for RUIN

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, March 23, 20178DWreckage (2)Sandy Ganzell
Tuesday, December 13, 201611DDestroy (8)David Alfred Bywaters
Tuesday, July 19, 201656DReduce to rubbleJames Mulhern
Wednesday, March 25, 201520AWreck (2)Jacob Stulberg
Monday, February 2, 201518AThe Parthenon or Machu PicchuJeffrey Wechsler
Wednesday, January 21, 201519AWreck (2)Jim Hilger
Wednesday, July 23, 201426DCompletely screw upHoward Barkin
Monday, May 26, 201418DDestroy (8)Dan Margolis
Monday, April 28, 201419ABankrupt (4)Jim Modney
Wednesday, December 25, 201365ADevastation (2)Jacob Stulberg
Friday, August 23, 201350DPerditionIan Livengood
Tuesday, August 20, 201354DMany an archaeological siteZhouqin Burnikel and Don Gagliardo
Sunday, March 17, 2013109DDestroy (8)J. R. Leopold
Thursday, December 20, 201215DTotal (2)Ian Livengood and J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Thursday, August 9, 201233ASpoilJoe Krozel
Sunday, April 8, 201253DTorpedo (2)Daniel A. Finan
Sunday, July 31, 201123APompeii, e.g.Pamela Klawitter
Thursday, April 21, 201154DWaistJulian Lim
Friday, February 25, 201150DBankruptcy (2)Henry Hook
Friday, February 4, 201155AImpoverishAshton Anderson
Friday, December 17, 201044DLeave destitutePatrick Berry
Friday, November 12, 201055DMake unusableBarry C. Silk
Saturday, February 27, 201054ATorpedo (2)Patrick John Duggan
Thursday, January 15, 200953ACrush (2)Patrick Blindauer
Friday, January 2, 200939AUtter collapseMartin Ashwood-Smith
Monday, November 3, 20083DDamage beyond repairSusan Gelfand
Friday, June 27, 200835ABankrupt (4)Brad Wilber
Monday, April 21, 200851DGo to rack and ___Janet R. Bender
Monday, September 17, 200736AArchaeological site (3)Sarah Keller
Friday, June 15, 200724AMachu Picchu, for oneNancy Joline
Wednesday, April 25, 200763ABring to naughtJohn Farmer
Sunday, April 1, 2007104DArchaeological site (3)Paula Gamache
Saturday, September 9, 200624DRemains to be seen?Bob Klahn
Saturday, February 18, 200619APauperizeEric Berlin
Monday, January 23, 200631DDestroy (8)Mark T. Milhet
Monday, November 7, 200511DUndo (3)Jay Livingston
Wednesday, June 1, 200524DCompletely botch (4)Nick Grivas
Monday, April 4, 200541DCompletely botch (4)Christina Houlihan Kelly
Sunday, July 4, 200497DBotch (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, May 6, 200440DDestroy (8)Kevan Choset
Saturday, May 1, 200452DCrush (2)Byron Walden
Monday, January 12, 200464APompeii, e.g., todayKurt Mengel
Monday, November 24, 200311DDestroy (8)Nancy Kavanaugh
Wednesday, November 5, 200355DRender uselessNancy Kavanaugh
Monday, October 20, 20037DWreckage (2)Lynn Lempel
Wednesday, August 6, 20033DUndo (3)Jay Livingston
Thursday, January 2, 200318ABotch (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, September 16, 200248DTear downRoy Leban
Tuesday, September 10, 200219AHavoc (3)Wei-Hwa Huang
Tuesday, August 20, 20023DTotally trashBob Peoples
Monday, April 15, 200215AArchaeological site (3)James P. Sharp
Tuesday, March 12, 200236ADownfallSarah Keller
Monday, December 17, 200119ADemolishChristina Houlihan
Tuesday, December 4, 200158ABreak, financiallyMichael Shteyman
Wednesday, July 4, 200162ARack's partner (2)John Beck
Friday, November 10, 200014DTotal (2)Bob Klahn
Tuesday, June 27, 200063ABotch (4)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, March 14, 200057DTotally botch (2)Cynthia Joy Higgins
Tuesday, October 12, 199930DHavoc (3)Ed Early
Wednesday, September 15, 199934DCompletely botch (4)Thomas W. Schier
Tuesday, May 18, 199955DArcheologist’s siteCynthia Joy Higgins
Sunday, April 4, 199925AUndo (3)Richard Silvestri
Thursday, March 18, 199954DTotally botch (2)Rand H. Burns
Monday, December 7, 199818ACompletely bollixElizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, November 14, 199835DBankruptcy (2)Matt Gaffney
Monday, September 28, 19982DMake a mess ofRobert Dillman
Monday, January 12, 199814AArcheological siteJohn Greenman
Wednesday, November 26, 19978DBankrupt (4)Nancy Schuster
Monday, February 10, 199766ADestroy (8)S. Burns
Thursday, June 13, 199640ABankrupt (4)D. J. Kahn
Thursday, December 28, 199545DTrashCathy Millhauser
Tuesday, July 4, 199535DCompletely botch (4)Fran & Lou Sabin
Friday, April 7, 199534ADestroy (8)Gerald R. Ferguson
Sunday, January 29, 199557DHavoc (3)Bryant White
Wednesday, November 30, 199416ARack's partner (2)Joan Scott
Thursday, October 13, 199428DDevastation (2)Manny Nosowsky
Friday, March 11, 199456DBotch (4)A.J. Santora

3 results for RUIN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
March 26, 2017panda35APoker player's "Wanna play?," in a textSam Ezersky
March 17, 2013diagramless20AMake a shambles ofFred Piscop
December 2, 2007diagramless40DBankruptMike Nothnagel

176 results for RUIN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Saturday, July 31, 199337ARack's partnerTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, July 4, 199323ARack's partnerJack R. HarnesMaleska
Monday, June 7, 199316ADestroyBill PolvogtMaleska
Thursday, March 4, 199340DDestroyAlfio MicciMaleska
Sunday, June 28, 1992122DPerditionSally CoyleMaleska
Tuesday, June 23, 19926DWord with wrackJeff HerringtonMaleska
Friday, January 10, 199231DDevastationBernice GordonMaleska
Sunday, June 30, 1991105DUndoJacques LiwerMaleska
Thursday, April 4, 199151AThe Colosseum, e.g.Joy L. WoukMaleska
Monday, December 10, 19903DDevastatePeter SwiftMaleska
Wednesday, November 21, 199062ADemolishMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Thursday, May 24, 199060ARack's partnerNancy JolineMaleska
Wednesday, March 14, 199028ASpoilLois SidwayMaleska
Saturday, February 17, 199010DRack's partnerS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Friday, January 19, 19904DBankruptPatterson PeppleMaleska
Wednesday, January 17, 199019AWreckJune A. BoggsMaleska
Thursday, August 3, 198923ADilapidated buildingChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Saturday, February 18, 19893DUndoBernard MerenMaleska
Thursday, December 29, 198819ARack's partnerAlfio MicciMaleska
Thursday, December 22, 198839DArcheologist's findBernice GordonMaleska
Thursday, November 10, 198822DDilapidationKenneth WitteMaleska
Sunday, September 11, 198854DHavocBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Saturday, May 2, 198755DDownfallBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Sunday, November 16, 198633DWreckDeborah Pelkey TrombleyMaleska
Wednesday, October 8, 198662ADestroyShirley SolowayMaleska
Tuesday, November 19, 198526DAncient remainsJames R. BurnsMaleska
Tuesday, October 15, 198515AHavocStanley B. WhittenMaleska
Monday, July 29, 198516ABankruptcySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, July 17, 198552DBankruptChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Wednesday, February 27, 19857DKnock into a cocked hatEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, January 24, 198519AHavocEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Friday, November 16, 198411DDownfallJonesMaleska
Wednesday, October 17, 198450ADilapidationJesse RoarkeMaleska
Monday, October 15, 198455DKnock into a cocked hatShirley SolowayMaleska
Sunday, October 7, 198475DDestroyJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Friday, September 7, 198419ADestroyDwyerMaleska
Thursday, June 14, 198429DPerditionEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, November 20, 198325APerditionElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Friday, November 18, 198335ABankruptcyWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, October 1, 198349DDestroyErnst TheimerMaleska
Saturday, July 23, 198335AParthenon, e.g.Peter G. SnowMaleska
Saturday, March 12, 198342DSpoil completelyStoutMaleska
Tuesday, February 22, 198354AWrack's partnerJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Wednesday, August 25, 198212AWrack and ___MaloneyMaleska
Monday, July 19, 198238ADestructionJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Thursday, June 10, 198211DRack's partnerArnold MossMaleska
Sunday, September 13, 198123AGum up the worksElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Sunday, August 16, 198184ADownfallA. J. SantoraMaleska
Saturday, June 13, 198127DAcropolis sightBensonMaleska
Sunday, May 3, 198199DEnd of a certain roadA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wednesday, April 22, 198116AStatus of the ColosseumJean J. DavisonMaleska
Tuesday, November 11, 19801DBankruptcyCarol DuttingMaleska
Wednesday, June 25, 198016AArcheological findBernice GordonMaleska
Thursday, May 8, 19809DDestroyTimothy HoyMaleska
Wednesday, April 9, 198011DDecaying stateBette Sue CohenMaleska
Monday, August 20, 197958ADestroyHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tuesday, June 12, 197914ADevastationEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sunday, June 3, 1979106APerditionBert H. KruseMaleska
Monday, April 23, 197948APerditionTap OsbornMaleska
Thursday, January 4, 197937DUndoRuth N. SchultzMaleska
Monday, February 27, 197828DDownfallGrace FabbroniMaleska
Friday, January 13, 197828ARack's partnerSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thursday, November 24, 197711DRack's partnerTap OsbornMaleska
Thursday, September 22, 197710DDevastateJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Wednesday, March 16, 19774DPerditionEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Monday, June 14, 197655DDestructionHenry HookWeng
Tuesday, June 1, 197639APartner of wrackHammondWeng
Friday, May 14, 197647DPartner of wrackMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Saturday, September 6, 197519AMake bankruptSamalinWeng
Monday, June 9, 197512DPartner of rackAndrew LeskoWeng
Saturday, May 17, 197547DWrack's partnerHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Sunday, April 6, 197542DSpoilAnne FoxWeng
Tuesday, April 1, 197545DRack's partnerBeverly J. SewardWeng
Friday, March 28, 197512DDevastateJean ReedWeng
Thursday, March 27, 197516ADownfallJack LuzzattoWeng
Sunday, January 26, 197535ABowwowsA. J. SantoraWeng
Thursday, September 5, 197455DDestroyGeorge LaczkoWeng
Monday, July 8, 197449DTourist sightElizabeth M. QuackenbushWeng
Wednesday, July 3, 197421ARack's partnerDaniel GirardiWeng
Monday, July 1, 197448DMake bankruptJames A. BrusselWeng
Sunday, August 19, 197313DDownfallElaine D. SchorrWeng
Sunday, November 19, 197261DRack's companionDorothea E. ShippWeng
Wednesday, August 30, 197221ASightseer's choiceUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 16, 197236DDestroyA. J. SantoraWeng
Thursday, February 3, 197242DDownfallUnknownWeng
Tuesday, February 1, 197223ADestroyUnknownWeng
Saturday, January 22, 197247DLay wasteUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 19, 1971145ADownfallAnne FoxWeng
Friday, November 26, 197150DDownfallUnknownWeng
Sunday, August 22, 197180APerditionElaine D. SchorrWeng
Sunday, August 15, 1971100DMarA. J. SantoraWeng
Friday, July 23, 197156DDestroyUnknownWeng
Friday, July 9, 197137ARack's partnerUnknownWeng
Tuesday, May 18, 197114ADemolishUnknownWeng
Tuesday, May 4, 197116AOverthrowUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 31, 197195DRack's companionMartha DeWittWeng
Saturday, September 19, 197026ARack's partnerUnknownWeng
Sunday, February 8, 197068DDownfallMarjorie K. CollinsWeng
Monday, January 20, 196924ABankruptcy.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, December 18, 196861DDemolish.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 19, 196844DDemolish.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 4, 196849ATumbledown building.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 14, 196857DWreck.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 21, 196811DRack's partner.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 5, 196872ASpoil.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 11, 196751DArcheologist's find.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Wednesday, December 28, 196651ACrumbling castle.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 30, 196616ADownfall.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 19, 19666DSpoil.Anne FoxFarrar
Friday, May 6, 196614AImpoverish.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 4, 196528DOverthrow.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 5, 19657DHavoc.UnknownFarrar
Friday, March 19, 196537DDownfall.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 13, 196515AWrack's companion.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 28, 196419ARamshackle building.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 30, 196453DCrumbling structure.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 27, 196412DWreck.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 23, 19642DWrack's partner.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 2, 19633DUndoing.S. A. KayFarrar
Saturday, July 27, 196319ABuilding that has seen better days.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 26, 196353DDownfall.Louise EarnestFarrar
Wednesday, May 29, 196348ATourist sight.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 13, 196328DArchaeologist's concern.Jean ReedFarrar
Friday, January 25, 196336ATumbledown building.John ByrneFarrar
Saturday, December 8, 196241ARack's mate.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 25, 19616DWreck.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 12, 196057DDestruction.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 15, 196049DKind of attraction Yucatán offers.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, May 11, 196027AImpoverish.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 21, 196063ARack's companion.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 15, 196028DRack and ___.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 1, 195741ASpoil.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 14, 19575DOverthrow.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, June 30, 1957128ADownfall.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wednesday, March 13, 195749ATumble-down place.Mel TaubFarrar
Wednesday, February 20, 195739ADevastate.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Friday, February 15, 195722DPompeii's present status.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Friday, November 30, 195640DOverthrow.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wednesday, September 19, 195618ACrumbling castle.Norton RhoadesFarrar
Monday, July 30, 195616ADesolation.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tuesday, April 3, 195619AWrack's companion.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, April 1, 1956100DWreck.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, March 25, 195671DOverthrow.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, September 30, 19553DDilapidated house.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 23, 195517AWreak havoc.Mel TaubFarrar
Monday, June 20, 195552ACause of downfall.Thomas VarnerFarrar
Saturday, June 11, 19555DDamage greatly.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tuesday, April 26, 19553DBuilding decayed through age.Sidney LambertFarrar
Monday, February 7, 19556DDesolation.Elsie BishopFarrar
Thursday, February 3, 195553DThe Parthenon, for instance.Fletcher CoatesFarrar
Saturday, January 1, 195547ADown, vulnerable, doubled and redoubled.Anthony MorseFarrar
Tuesday, December 7, 195448DRoad to ___.Mary M. ClarkFarrar
Saturday, October 16, 195437ADownfall.Thomas J. VarnerFarrar
Tuesday, January 5, 195451DWreck.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sunday, November 15, 1953100AThe Colosseum, for instance.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, October 18, 195362ACrumbling castle.Sam LakeFarrar
Sunday, May 3, 195358DArchaeologist's delight.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tuesday, March 31, 195359DDefeat.S. A. KayFarrar
Monday, October 20, 195219AFate of Nineveh.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 18, 1952111ADestroy.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sunday, April 6, 195270AWake of war.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, April 5, 195260AMake worthless.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 10, 195140ADilapidation.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 25, 195185DDemolish.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, February 3, 19512DDesolation.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, April 17, 194961DWreck.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sunday, October 3, 194894ADevastation.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Sunday, March 7, 1948101ADesolate.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, November 23, 194789DBankrupt.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, December 29, 194690APerdition.Harriot CookeFarrar
Sunday, December 15, 1946105ABankrupt.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, September 29, 194683DDefeat.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, August 12, 194593AFate of aggressor nations.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, January 16, 1944102DDefeat.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, April 4, 194311DSpoil.Louis ShieldsFarrar
Sunday, November 1, 194249ADemolish.Helen SmathersFarrar

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