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239 Results for SAIL

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, September 18, 201743DGo yachting (7)Tom McCoy
Monday, July 17, 201712DTake a yacht outTom McCoy
Wednesday, February 15, 201713DSomething that's frequently trimmedJesse Eisenberg and Patrick Blindauer
Monday, January 16, 201751ASheet on a mastJohn Wrenholt
Tuesday, December 20, 20169ASomething controlled by riggingTimothy Polin
Saturday, October 22, 201643ABreeze (along) (2)James Mulhern
Tuesday, April 19, 201637DSomething that may be trimmed or riggedDavid J. Kahn
Sunday, February 21, 2016102DSet ___ (embark)Patrick Berry
Monday, October 5, 201557DMast's attachmentMike Buckley
Monday, August 17, 201511DGo wherever the wind blows?Andrea Carla Michaels
Sunday, August 9, 201515ATravel with Sinbad, sayMelanie Miller
Saturday, December 27, 201454DJunk moverDavid Phillips
Sunday, March 16, 201481DJib, e.g.Jeremy Newton
Thursday, April 11, 201358DWindmill arm (2)Jim Hilger
Saturday, April 6, 201344ABark partMichael Wiesenberg
Friday, March 8, 201334DTake the junk out?Paula Gamache
Saturday, January 19, 201325DBreeze (through) (5)David Quarfoot
Friday, December 21, 201237ACrossjack, e.g. (2)Zoe Wheeler
Friday, November 16, 201243AGo through channels?Victor Fleming
Sunday, May 6, 201279DGo easily (through)Alex Vratsanos
Friday, February 3, 201214AWith 21-Across, ship out?Joel Kaplow
Thursday, November 17, 201124DYachting needPatrick Merrell
Wednesday, October 19, 201115AMast attachmentPatrick Berry
Saturday, October 15, 201129DWhizJoon Pahk
Thursday, February 25, 20101DFly (through) (2)Holden Baker
Wednesday, April 22, 200959ASee 17-AcrossDaniel A. Finan
Monday, April 7, 200870ACompete in the America's CupRandall J. Hartman
Tuesday, February 12, 200811DGo yachting (7)Deb Amlen
Tuesday, September 18, 200759DClipper's sheetChuck Deodene
Sunday, May 20, 2007107AProgress smoothlySeth A. Abel
Friday, December 29, 200645AMove easilySeth A. Abel
Thursday, November 23, 200659AWind catcherAri Halpern
Friday, October 6, 200638ABreeze (through) (5)Nancy Joline
Monday, August 28, 200653ALeave portStanley Newman
Tuesday, June 13, 200650DJib or spinnakerJanet R. Bender
Monday, November 7, 20055AGo out on the oceanJay Livingston
Monday, July 11, 200512DMast itemJanice M. Putney
Tuesday, March 8, 200510AGo yachting (7)Deb Amlen
Friday, March 4, 200551DWindmill arm (2)Myles Callum
Monday, November 22, 200435AExplore the seven seasGregory Paul
Friday, November 19, 200412DJunk componentJay Leatherman
Thursday, November 18, 20049DBreeze (through) (5)Charles Barasch
Tuesday, November 9, 200417AJib or spankerRobert Dillman
Monday, September 20, 20041AGo to seaA. J. Santora
Saturday, August 28, 200434DMake a wakeDana Motley
Sunday, January 18, 200475DSpinnakerArlan and Linda Bushman
Saturday, September 13, 200339DAttack, with "into"Brendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, January 13, 200360DFlying jib, e.g. (2)Gregory E. Paul
Wednesday, January 8, 20031AClipper featureJames Rogers
Wednesday, November 20, 200233ABreeze (through) (5)Manny Nosowsky
Friday, October 25, 20028DFly (through) (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Thursday, May 23, 200246A*Wind ... cruise ... canvasJohn Underwood
Sunday, June 17, 2001116ARompDavid J. Kahn
Tuesday, January 11, 200038DGo yachting (7)Fran and Lou Sabin
Saturday, November 27, 199926ACrossjack, e.g. (2)Patrick D. Berry
Sunday, September 12, 1999120ABreeze (through) (5)Nancy Scandrett Ross
Tuesday, May 4, 199938AGo yachting (7)Gayle Dean
Tuesday, September 22, 199859DGo yachting (7)Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, September 23, 199757DLeave dockNancy Salomon
Sunday, February 2, 199764AFlying jib, e.g. (2)R. Silvestri
Wednesday, December 25, 199656DSpinnaker, e.g. (2)N. S. Ross
Wednesday, December 18, 199630DSpinnaker or jibM. W. Perry
Wednesday, December 4, 199618DSpinnaker, e.g. (2)M. E. Skolsky
Friday, October 11, 199654DWindmill bladeF. Longo
Sunday, June 2, 19961DBreeze (along) (2)R. Norris
Friday, May 31, 199645ASpanker, e.g.J. S. Marrone
Monday, February 5, 199612DGo yachting (7)Robert Katz
Saturday, February 11, 199542ACruiseRandolph Ross
Wednesday, December 21, 199463ALeave shoreAlfio Micci
Friday, December 10, 199360AGo smoothlyAlex K. Justin

4 results for SAIL from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
March 4, 2012diagramless6DGo by shipMike Nothnagel
September 9, 2007diagramless12DSpinnaker or jibJanet R. Bender
December 9, 2001diagramless40DClipper partPeter Gordon
April 1, 2001diagramless18DCompete in a regattaPeter Gordon

165 results for SAIL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Saturday, November 6, 199320DJib or jiggerAlex K. JustinTaub
Thursday, October 7, 19931DLateen, e.g.Nancy A. CorbettTaub
Saturday, August 7, 199361DMizzen or spinnakerReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Saturday, May 22, 199315ACanvasChristy RidleyMaleska
Friday, August 21, 19925DSpankerCalista LuminatiMaleska
Friday, August 14, 199247ASpinnaker, e.g.William CanineMaleska
Thursday, July 23, 199258DCanvasEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tuesday, April 14, 19923DVoyageChristy RidleyMaleska
Friday, March 27, 199252ASpinnakerTap OsbornMaleska
Monday, January 13, 199225ACanvasRuth MinaryMaleska
Sunday, September 22, 199171DLateen, e.g.Lawrence M. RheingoldMaleska
Sunday, August 25, 199153AGo cruising, in a wayJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Saturday, June 29, 19918DJamie Green, e.g.Kevin BoyleMaleska
Wednesday, May 29, 199153AGo yachtingJonathan J. TowleMaleska
Saturday, May 11, 199134DTake the caiqueJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sunday, July 29, 19904DCruiseA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, June 11, 199058DSpanker or crossjackAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tuesday, May 15, 199048ASpanker, e.g.William E. HeinemannMaleska
Thursday, November 9, 198955DProceed easilyLois SidwayMaleska
Wednesday, April 12, 198932AMizzen royal, e.g.Don GroatMaleska
Tuesday, February 7, 198922DUse a ketchFred TooleMaleska
Saturday, April 16, 198851ASpanker, e.g.Betty HinmanMaleska
Tuesday, March 15, 198854DLateen or mizzenPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, March 6, 198888AJamie Green, e.g.Maura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sunday, February 14, 198823ALeave portRichard SilvestriMaleska
Friday, January 8, 198870AJibKay SullivanMaleska
Monday, July 20, 198726DKetch componentArthur M. WhelanMaleska
Sunday, March 15, 19873DMoonraker or crossjackGloria EvansMaleska
Wednesday, March 4, 198727DMizzen, e.g.McKeonMaleska
Thursday, November 6, 198618A"___ Along, Silvery Moon," 1937 songEileen LexauMaleska
Thursday, September 18, 198651DSquare-rigger featureWilson McBeathMaleska
Tuesday, June 24, 198645DDepart by boatH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Wednesday, May 21, 198652DLateen, e.g.Martha J. DeWittMaleska
Wednesday, March 19, 198654ALateen, e.g.Louis SabinMaleska
Saturday, November 30, 198514ALateen, e.g.Eli WesoffMaleska
Friday, October 25, 19851DJamie Green, e.g.Dale O. BurgenerMaleska
Saturday, September 14, 198516AMoonrakerRobert KatzMaleska
Saturday, October 27, 198460DSpanker, e.g.Peter SwiftMaleska
Wednesday, August 1, 198448AUse a ketchChristy RidleyMaleska
Saturday, May 26, 198437ACanvasBevingtonMaleska
Sunday, April 3, 198351ATrip in a shipJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sunday, February 6, 198386AJamie Green is oneRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sunday, January 23, 198384DSpanker, e.g.Bette Sue CohenMaleska
Monday, December 27, 198249ABreeze catcherWarren W. ReichMaleska
Tuesday, June 29, 198218DEmulate MagellanArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sunday, April 4, 198276APut out to seaCharles M. DeberMaleska
Monday, July 27, 198151DGo to seaCarol DuttingMaleska
Sunday, April 26, 198166DLateen, e.g.William LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, April 1, 198152ASpinnaker or jibErnst TheimerMaleska
Saturday, March 14, 198143ACompete for the America's CupRobert KatzMaleska
Friday, August 15, 19804AFlying jib or spankerJoy L. WoukMaleska
Saturday, June 14, 198047AVoyageJean J. DavisonMaleska
Thursday, May 29, 19809DCruiseA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, December 2, 197936ASpinnakerGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Wednesday, November 7, 197947DSpinnaker, for oneJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, August 12, 1979114ALateen or Jamie GreenJordan S. LasherMaleska
Tuesday, May 1, 197951DPut out to seaCerasoliMaleska
Thursday, December 7, 197847DFlying jibN. M. MeyerMaleska
Saturday, July 29, 197849DJib or lugWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, April 23, 197893ALeave portBert RosenfieldMaleska
Saturday, December 3, 197748ACanvasHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Saturday, October 1, 197721DRide in a catMel RosenMaleska
Wednesday, June 1, 197752DSpanker, e.g.Allan BlackmanMaleska
Monday, February 21, 197742DSpinnakerWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Wednesday, January 19, 197756DNavigateMichael J. PriestleyWeng
Sunday, October 31, 1976101DJib, e.g.Threba JohnsonWeng
Sunday, August 1, 197676DMizzen or jibMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Tuesday, July 13, 197635DCanvas pieceManny MillerWeng
Wednesday, May 19, 19761DGo cruisingAdelyn LewisWeng
Wednesday, April 14, 197648DJib, for oneBert H. KruseWeng
Sunday, January 4, 19766DMove easilyStanley GlassWeng
Sunday, November 2, 197515ASpinnakerGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Tuesday, October 7, 197547DSoarAnn JenkinsWeng
Tuesday, September 9, 19751AJib or mainMargery BernsteinWeng
Thursday, March 20, 197538DAncient Mariner's sightingSidney FrankWeng
Tuesday, March 4, 197537ASpinnakerJohn GordonWeng
Thursday, July 12, 197326DSpinnakerUnknownWeng
Sunday, June 24, 197347ALateenEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Friday, March 2, 197319DKind of boatUnknownWeng
Wednesday, February 21, 197355DShip's fabricUnknownWeng
Monday, November 13, 197248DMove easilyUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 30, 19729AWindmill bladeKeith BlakeWeng
Tuesday, June 27, 197218A"___ on, O Union . . . "UnknownWeng
Sunday, January 17, 1971112DJibH. L. RisteenWeng
Sunday, December 20, 197092DSpankerAnne FoxWeng
Sunday, October 4, 197075DJibCornelia WarrinerWeng
Wednesday, September 23, 197015ACruiseUnknownWeng
Friday, May 15, 197054DSpinnakerUnknownWeng
Sunday, February 22, 19705DFlying jibNancy W. AtkinsonWeng
Tuesday, December 23, 196948DLateen.UnknownWeng
Friday, September 19, 196941DRegatta sight.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 16, 196935AEmbark.UnknownWeng
Thursday, December 26, 19681AFlying jib.Louise EarnestFarrar
Thursday, November 16, 196714ASpanker.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 1, 196756DCruise.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Saturday, February 11, 196760ASpanker.Merl H. ReagleFarrar
Saturday, January 21, 19671AEngage in a sport.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wednesday, September 14, 196669AGet under way.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, September 7, 196616AJib, for one.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 2, 19666ALateen.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 18, 196618ASpanker.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 26, 196549ASpanker.Frances HansenFarrar
Sunday, February 7, 196541ALateen.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
Sunday, January 31, 196511DTake a ship.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thursday, October 10, 196316APut out to sea.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Tuesday, October 1, 196350DMizzen.George LaczkoFarrar
Thursday, March 28, 196328AFly through.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Monday, March 4, 196362AMizzen.Alda ZimpelFarrar
Wednesday, January 30, 196363ALeave port.George LaczkoFarrar
Monday, January 14, 196343DVoyage.Helen FasuloFarrar
Wednesday, January 2, 196361AMizzen royal.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wednesday, October 3, 196264AFlying jib.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 30, 196213DMizzen, for instance.Kathryn RighterFarrar
Monday, August 20, 196224APut out to sea.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 30, 196225DSpanker.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Sunday, February 18, 196247ASpanker.Lois HillisFarrar
Friday, May 5, 196167ASpinnaker.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 1, 196127ASpinnaker.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 19, 19605DSpinnaker.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thursday, October 13, 196037ACanvas.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 6, 19603DCruise.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 25, 196068AGlide.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Wednesday, February 3, 196055DJib or royal.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 23, 195948DMizzen.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 19, 195937DFlying jib.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 3, 1959102ASpanker.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, August 17, 195854ASpanker.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, June 29, 195884DSpinnaker.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Saturday, May 31, 195854ASpanker.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, May 20, 195826ASpinnaker.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, April 20, 195871DVoyage.Sidney LambertFarrar
Monday, January 27, 195826AMain royal.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, December 22, 1957118AJib.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thursday, March 28, 195746ASpanker or jib.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Monday, December 10, 195653DSpinnaker.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, October 21, 195684AFlying jib.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thursday, April 12, 19563DJib.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, March 6, 195632DGo by water.Albert BlumFarrar
Sunday, December 4, 195559AMizzen royal.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sunday, November 27, 1955136ADepart for Europe.Marjorie M. ConnellyFarrar
Tuesday, November 15, 195524ASpinnaker.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Monday, April 11, 195558AMizzen.Jessie M. SnowFarrar
Sunday, October 24, 195487ASpinnaker.Mel TaubFarrar
Wednesday, December 16, 195324DJib.Ethel LeStrangeFarrar
Tuesday, July 21, 195353ACrossjack or spanker.Victor GoldfarbFarrar
Saturday, June 27, 195354ASpanker.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, April 25, 195343AJib.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 23, 195336AMove smoothly.Edward BucklerFarrar
Thursday, October 30, 195243DCompete in a boatrace.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 7, 195226DSpanker.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, July 6, 195251ASpanker.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Friday, April 11, 195260DDepart for Europe.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 23, 195230DFlying jib.W. E. JonesFarrar
Saturday, October 27, 19511DMove along with dignity.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 13, 195130DGo boldly into action (with "in"): Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 12, 195159AFlying jib.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 2, 195033AVoyage.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sunday, February 19, 195097DJib.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sunday, April 10, 19495DYacht.Archie S. KreilingFarrar
Sunday, August 29, 194850AGlide.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, July 18, 1948108DGlide.Thomas JacksonFarrar
Sunday, May 16, 1948117DFloat.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, September 28, 194738DSpanker.Archie S. KreilingFarrar
Sunday, September 1, 194698AFloat.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, December 3, 194438ANavigate.Louis JenkinsFarrar

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