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139 results for SIEGE

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

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

2 results for SIEGE from Variety puzzles.

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

86 results for SIEGE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

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