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141 results for SIEGE

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun May 6, 201883DAll-out attackBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tue May 1, 201811DLong, drawn-out fightJacob Stulberg
Sun Feb 18, 201853ATactic in a war of attritionElizabeth A. Long
Sun Dec 24, 201714DW.W. II ordeal at LeningradMary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Sat Sep 9, 201750DCounterpart of a blitzJohn Guzzetta and Michael Hawkins
Sat Jun 17, 201731DDrawn-out campaignRyan McCarty
Wed Jan 11, 201766AAttack on a walled city, maybePeter A. Collins
Thu Mar 10, 201656DWait-'em-out strategyEd Sessa
Tue Dec 1, 201553DProlonged attack (5)Dan Schoenholz
Thu Apr 23, 201555AGenghis Khan tacticDavid Steinberg and Bruce Leban
Fri Mar 13, 201550DLengthy boutVictor Fleming
Sun Feb 15, 201553DBattle of the Alamo, e.g.Ellen Leuschner and Jeff Chen
Sat Sep 27, 201444DChallenge for defendersMartin Ashwood-Smith and George Barany
Mon Sep 9, 201354AProlonged attack (5)Gary Cee
Sun Aug 11, 201393DMilitary blockadeDan Schoenholz
Fri Dec 21, 201247DLong bout (2)Zoe Wheeler
Sat Aug 25, 201258AKind of mentality (2)Caleb Madison
Mon Apr 9, 201213DLong, drawn-out attack (2)Nancy Kavanaugh
Wed Mar 28, 201256AYou're being attacked while under itJoe DiPietro
Thu Apr 14, 201113DTactic for NapoleonPete Muller
Thu Mar 25, 201029DMore than a raidDan Naddor
Fri Dec 11, 200915DLong period, as of illnessMike Nothnagel
Sun Oct 4, 200993AAttack tacticTodd McClary
Wed Jun 17, 20099ACampaign against Troy, e.g.Peter A. Collins and Joe Krozel
Mon Jan 19, 20091AProlonged attack (5)Tracey Snyder
Tue Sep 16, 200868AAssault on Troy, e.g. (2)Michael Langwald
Wed Feb 21, 200734A___ of Leningrad, 1941-44Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Feb 12, 200771AProlonged attack (5)Lynn Lempel
Fri Feb 2, 200769AMilitary operation (2)David J. Kahn
Mon Aug 7, 200666ALong, drawn-out attack (2)Lynn Lempel
Thu Mar 2, 20065ACrusades tacticPatrick Merrell
Sun Jan 8, 200637DWar tacticMichael Ashley
Wed Oct 26, 200541AAssault on Troy, e.g. (2)Adam G. Perl
Sun Jun 12, 2005105ADrawn-out fight (2)Joe Bower
Sun Mar 6, 200576DPreattack tacticJohn Greenman
Fri Mar 4, 200537ALong series of troublesMyles Callum
Tue Feb 17, 200436AOperation at the AlamoBob Frank and Nancy Salomon
Sat Apr 26, 200350DMore than a 23-AcrossPatrick Merrell
Fri Apr 18, 200347DWarfare tacticTyler Hinman
Sat Nov 2, 200242DNot just a raidRobert H. Wolfe
Thu Jul 26, 200112DMilitary operation (2)Manny Nosowsky
Mon Aug 21, 200048DStart of a long battleDave and Diane Epperson
Sun Jul 9, 200037AAttack on a fort, maybeManny Nosowsky
Sun Sep 6, 1998148AKind of mentality (2)Rich Norris
Fri May 8, 199844DLong campaignHarvey Estes
Thu Oct 23, 199765AThe taking of Troy, e.g.Frances Hansen
Tue Jun 24, 199759ALong bout (2)Stephanie Spadaccini
Wed Jan 10, 199648A1941 Leningrad eventM. Gaffney
Sat Nov 18, 199535DCause of a downfallGlenton Petgrave
Sat Sep 23, 199560ABeleaguermentMartin Ashwood-Smith
Mon Dec 5, 199420AProlonged attack (5)Sidney L. Robbins
Wed Oct 5, 199460ADrawn-out fight (2)Fran & Lou Sabin
Thu Sep 1, 199458ASee 63-AcrossManny Nosowsky

2 results for SIEGE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Aug 8, 2010panda47AGee, is this any way to win a battle?Mel Taub
Mar 11, 2001acrosticZCampaign of Vicksburg, for oneEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

86 results for SIEGE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Dec 23, 199248DPloy at TroyHarold B. CountsMaleska
Thu May 21, 19925AArmy strategyAlex K. JustinMaleska
Mon Feb 24, 199245APersistent attackBernice GordonMaleska
Mon Sep 16, 199127D___ PerilousGayle DeanMaleska
Mon Aug 13, 19904DMilitary encirclementPeter SwiftMaleska
Tue Jul 3, 199044ABeleaguerArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Fri Aug 4, 198967AEvent at ancient TroyEli WesoffMaleska
Thu Jul 20, 198953DProlonged attackJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Wed May 3, 198930D___ Perilous (Round Table seat)Kenneth WitteMaleska
Thu Apr 20, 198924DGrant's strategy at VicksburgArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Fri Feb 17, 198925APloy against TroyArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Sun Nov 6, 198810ATroy suffered oneBert H. KruseMaleska
Fri Mar 25, 198846DEvent at Vicksburg: 1862-63Dorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sat Mar 19, 198844DPersistent attackNancy JolineMaleska
Wed Feb 24, 198835AArthur's ___ PerilousJesse RoarkeMaleska
Thu Jun 26, 198628DBout of a sortElaine GeorgeMaleska
Mon Aug 12, 198531DAgamemnon's action at TroyEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Feb 26, 198531DBlockadeJudith PerryMaleska
Sun Jan 8, 198422ABlockadeRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sun Dec 18, 198346AWearying timeMartha J. De WittMaleska
Mon Sep 12, 198360AEvent at Vicksburg: 1862–63Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Jun 12, 19838DRossini's "The ___ of Corinth"Warren W. ReichMaleska
Sun Jun 5, 198399ABattle with sicknessA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wed Jun 1, 19839DBlockade of a kindEli WesoffMaleska
Sat Dec 13, 198066AAlamo ordealVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Sat Jun 9, 197947A___ Perilous, at the Round TableVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Wed Mar 21, 197948DLong, distressing periodMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Mon Nov 6, 197844ALeningrad's ordeal: 1941–44Vincent L. OsborneMaleska
Sun Jun 25, 197891DSitdown operationLouis BaronMaleska
Wed Nov 16, 197762A"Iliad" subjectJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Sun Nov 6, 197730AFlock of heronsTap OsbornMaleska
Wed Sep 24, 197525DSeries of troublesWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Fri Sep 20, 197411DProlonged trialAlfio MicciWeng
Tue Jul 16, 197422ALeningrad ordealManny MillerWeng
Thu Jul 19, 197311DSeries of illsUnknownWeng
Mon May 14, 197318ALong illnessUnknownWeng
Sun Mar 18, 1973109DLong periodJean J. DavisonWeng
Mon Dec 11, 197216ALeningrad ordeal of '40sUnknownWeng
Thu Nov 9, 19728DSeries of ailmentsUnknownWeng
Tue May 30, 197249AMilitary operationUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 17, 197026DProtracted periodUnknownWeng
Mon Sep 29, 196944AMilitary tactic.UnknownWeng
Tue Apr 1, 196925DLong confinement.UnknownWeng
Fri Feb 7, 196940AMilitary assault.UnknownWeng
Mon Jun 13, 196649DBeleaguerment.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 25, 196337AMilitary operation.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sun Oct 13, 196396ABeleaguerment.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon Jul 8, 196336DBeleaguerment.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 26, 196233DTrying time.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sat Aug 18, 196225AAgamemnon's strategy.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sat Jul 28, 196226DMilitary maneuver.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sun Apr 1, 196249DBeleaguerment.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Fri Mar 23, 196240DWearing time.Joseph S. CrowellFarrar
Wed Aug 30, 196142ALong and tiresome session.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 17, 196124DLong wearying period of time: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 15, 196149DBeleaguer.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 8, 196066ABeleaguerment.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 22, 195926AA long time: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 3, 195943AContinued armed pressure.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 26, 1959134ATroy's ordeal.E. J. WestFarrar
Tue Sep 9, 19586DBeleaguerment.Ruth L. RutkayFarrar
Mon Jun 16, 195834DLong and weary session: Colloq.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun May 18, 1958100A___ Perilous.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Wed Feb 5, 195812DLong-drawn-out affair.Walt ClarkFarrar
Sun Dec 22, 1957110DMilitary blockade.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Tue Nov 5, 19573DEncirclement of a fortification.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 26, 195614DLong, wearying time: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 14, 195615ATroy's ordeal.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sat Mar 17, 195639ALong, trying time.Thomas J. VarnerFarrar
Sun Oct 9, 195560D"Iliad" subject.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Aug 30, 195549DLong assault.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 8, 195527ALong, wearying period.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 31, 195544D___ of Vicksburg, 1863.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 17, 195531DLong, wearying period.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 8, 195458ALong and wearying session.Dorothy SmithFarrar
Fri Jan 15, 195431APersistent attempt to gain control.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Tue Sep 2, 19522DProlonged endeavor to overcome resistance.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 31, 195238DGrant's strategy at Vicksburg.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Mon Apr 14, 195234AOne strategy of war.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 24, 195227ABeleaguerment.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 3, 1952105DProlonged endeavor.Diana SessionsFarrar
Wed Feb 14, 195127ABlockade.J. F. KellyFarrar
Sun Sep 10, 1950103DBlockade.D. G. CaywoodFarrar
Sun Jan 23, 194478ABeleaguerment.Jackson CrossFarrar
Sun Jan 2, 1944103AContinued endeavor to gain possession.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Aug 8, 194382DBeleaguerment.P. Joseph LamannaFarrar