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39 results for SIMILE

13 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for SIMILE.

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon May 21, 201839A"As American as apple pie," for exampleHannah Slovut
Sun Mar 24, 201314DAs easy as pie, sayDan Schoenholz
Thu Feb 14, 200810DFresh as a daisy, e.g.David J. Kahn
Sun Oct 29, 200677APresenter of a likeness?Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon May 22, 200624DCute as a button, for oneEdgar R. Fontaine
Sat Oct 15, 200539DFloat like a butterfly, sayPaula Gamache
Wed Jun 8, 20052D"Sick as a dog," for instanceRichard Chisholm
Sun Sep 1, 200224AWriter's devicePatrick Berry
Fri Aug 18, 200053AComparisonPatrick D. Berry
Wed Mar 31, 199944AHot as a pistol, e.g.Patrick Jordan
Tue May 19, 199849DPretty as a picture, e.g.William S. Cotter
Tue Oct 7, 199712DCousin of a metaphorRichard Hughes
Wed May 14, 199729D"My love is like a red, red rose," e.g.Norman S. Wizer

1 result for SIMILE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jul 31, 2016panda35A"I smile as bright as the sun," e.g.Joel Fagliano

25 results for SIMILE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Mar 25, 199343DA tropeEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thu Jul 23, 199248DA tropeEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Jan 12, 1992129ACheeks like roses, e.g.Barbara SpringerMaleska
Fri Sep 27, 19915DOne of the tropesNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sun Dec 30, 199046DMetaphor's cousinNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Thu Mar 22, 199047DHair like silk, e.g.Robert H. WolfeMaleska
Tue Dec 27, 198832AFigure of speechCohenMaleska
Fri Aug 8, 19866DA tropeEli WesoffMaleska
Tue Jun 23, 198144D"Red as a rose" is oneN. M. MeyerMaleska
Sun Jan 27, 1980117DFigure of speechBert BeamanMaleska
Sun Sep 23, 197919AHard as nails, for oneGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Mon Jan 19, 197646DFigure of speechNorton RhoadesWeng
Sun Aug 5, 197321AAs hot as hell, e.g.Barbara GillisWeng
Sat Sep 19, 197041DPoetic deviceUnknownWeng
Sun Jan 28, 196829DPoetic figure.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Jul 18, 196742A"Cheeks like roses," for example.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun May 7, 196776AComparison.Bert BeamanFarrar
Sun Sep 19, 196547AComparison.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sat Jul 4, 196451AComparison.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 12, 195941A"Hot as Tophet," for example.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 29, 195662AFigure of speech.William S. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sun Jul 1, 1956105AFigure of speech.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Sep 27, 195547DRhetorical comparison.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thu Apr 23, 195317A"Snug as a bug," for instance.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Oct 18, 194290AImaginative comparison.Willard N. JordanFarrar