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343 results for SNAG

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

DateGridClueAuthor
13DFly in the ointment (7)Paul Coulter
31DSweater damageRuth Bloomfield Margolin
26DGlitch (5)Zhouqin Burnikel
25DCatch (11)Damon Gulczynski
36DStumbling block (2)Alex Eaton-Salners
69ASudden problem in a planPaolo Pasco
27ACatch, as on a thornJoe Deeney
58DStocking problemDavid Steinberg
62DSlight problemAgnes Davidson and Zhouqin Burnikel
40ATiny problemJesse Eisenberg and Patrick Blindauer
100AGlitch (5)Lynn Lempel
5AUnexpected problemTom McCoy
25DFly in the ointment (7)Patrick Berry
50DMinor setback (3)Zhouqin Burnikel
25DHitch (10)Tracy Gray
55DSlight hitch in one's plansMike Buckley
71AHosiery mishapHerre Schouwerwou
47AStumbling block (2)Peter Wentz
46DHitch (10)Caleb Madison
60DCatch (11)Michael Dewey
66AGlitch (5)David J. Kahn
52DSudden impedimentDaniel Raymon
1DGet caught on somethingJeffrey Harris
42DGrab ontoStu Ockman
98ABit of a jamAlex Vratsanos
54DImpediment (2)Wesley Johnson
55DHang-up (3)C. W. Stewart
54DIt might result in a runChuck Deodene
43AHitch (10)Patrick Berry
67AHosiery spoilerFred Piscop
48AMinor hang-upJohn Farmer
57AHiccupByron Walden
65AIt's "catchy"Roger Baiocchi
94DSweater flawElizabeth C. Gorski
65AReason to say "Now what do we do?"Henry Hook
74DIt might produce a runAndrew M. Greene and Craig Kasper
62DHitch (10)Tibor Derencsenyi
18ACatch (11)Nancy Joline
39AHitch (10)Elizabeth C. Gorski
41DUnforeseen difficulty (3)Adam Cohen
6DHitch (10)Henry Hook
41DHose problem (2)Holden Baker
50DRun producer (2)Alan Arbesfeld
8DFly in the ointment (7)Randall J. Hartman
20AMinor setback (3)Kendall Twigg
65AProblem with a fishing lineGregory Paul
40DGlitch (5)Randall J. Hartman
27DCatch (11)Rich Norris
89APlanner's problemPatrick Berry
85DImpediment (2)Michael Ashley
27DMinor setback (3)Patrick Merrell
11DCatch (11)Michael Ashley
42AHitch (10)Janice M. Putney
58DFly in the ointment (7)Gregory E. Paul
22APlanner's woeMark Diehl
88AGlitch (5)Richard Silvestri
68AHangup (3)Gregory E. Paul
23DHose problem (2)William A. Ballard
60DUnforeseen difficulty (3)Greg Staples
56DCatch (11)Rich Norris
45DHose holeBill Zais and Nancy Salomon
3DRub, in a wayManny Nosowsky
64AHoldup (2)Gregory E. Paul
1AUnforeseen difficulty (3)Patrick Jordan
19AProgress impederRobert H. Wolfe
48DBarely catchNancy Salomon
62AHitch (10)Shannon Burns
38AHosiery problemNancy Salomon
12DCatch (11)Betty Jorgensen
22AIt's a reel problemMark Diehl
70AWhat's holding things upArthur S. Verdesca
36DHitch or glitchMartin Ashwood-Smith and Bob Klahn
49DSmall setbackNancy S. Ross
51DHoldup (2)Bryant White
1ACatch-22 (11)J. D. Leavy
55DFly in the ointment (7)A. K. Justin
46DHit a ___J. DiPietro
43DHidden catchR. J. Hartman
66AHitch (10)B. E. Quigley
50AFly in the ointment (7)F. Hansen
6DCatch (11)Henry Hook
26AKinkM. Nosowsky
65AUnexpected troubleB. Lubbers
54DRun producer (2)Nancy S. Ross
56AFly in the ointment (7)Diane C. Baldwin
34AHitch (10)Randolph Ross
43DHang-up (3)Manny Nosowsky
100DCatch (11)Rich Norris
11DDifficultyRichard Silvestri
10DCatch (11)Bob Klahn

2 results for SNAG from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Feb 24, 2008diagramless63DHoldup causePatrick Blindauer
May 17, 1998diagramless17DHosiery headacheFrank Longo

251 results for SNAG from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
48ARun starterMartin Ashwood-SmithTaub
22DCatchRobert HerrigTaub
50ARiver hazardBill PolvogtTaub
34DObstacleJames L. BeattyMaleska
23AObstacleJanet R. BenderMaleska
56AHidden obstacleBernice GordonMaleska
33DObstacleJudith PerryMaleska
49ASharp projectionWalter CovellMaleska
59DRun producerEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
64AHidden obstacleArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
59DHitchAlfio MicciMaleska
76ARun producerPeter GordonMaleska
49DObstacleWilson McBeathMaleska
9AHidden obstacleJames E. Hinish, Jr.Maleska
58AObstacleFred TooleMaleska
71ACatchRandolph RossMaleska
13DHidden obstaclePeter SwiftMaleska
44DUnexpected difficultyKenneth WitteMaleska
19AHosiery mishapJesse RoarkeMaleska
57DAngler's headacheChristy RidleyMaleska
55AObstructionSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
85AHitchAlfio MicciMaleska
54DRiver hazardJudson G. TrentMaleska
60AJagged projectionAlbert J. KlausMaleska
24DObstructionSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
56DUnexpected obstacleAlbert J. KlausMaleska
6AObstacleEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
65AOarsman's concernBert RosenfieldMaleska
89AObstacleRalph G. BeamanMaleska
69ARun producerRashMaleska
38DHitch in plansSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
20AUnexpected obstacleAlbert J. KlausMaleska
9ARun producerRobert KatzMaleska
5AHitchMary C. WhittenMaleska
58AHidden hindranceChristy RidleyMaleska
53DHosiery annoyanceChristopher SherwoodMaleska
29DHosiery disasterEli WesoffMaleska
109DHitchCharles M. DeberMaleska
53DStumbling blockEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
102APanty-hose mishapNorma SteinbergMaleska
58ARun causerKenneth HaxtonMaleska
1ARun producerLouis SabinMaleska
44DStump of a treeS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
65AObstacleJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
66AHitchCharlotte ShoreMaleska
93DRed-tape problemJohn GreenmanMaleska
52DObstructionEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
57DUnexpected obstacleBernice GordonMaleska
13DHose runJune A. BoggsMaleska
12DUnexpected impedimentWilliam CanineMaleska
1ABroken toothJesse RoarkeMaleska
48DCatchAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
98DFly in the ointmentFrances HansenMaleska
29DHose blemishNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
13DObstacleWilliam CanineMaleska
7DKnotFrank GearyMaleska
16AEnsnareArnold MossMaleska
49DObstacleMarie WestMaleska
29DStump of a toothBernice GordonMaleska
34DHosiery mishapEli WesoffMaleska
55DHindranceRabinowitzMaleska
62ATear, in a wayJoel D. LafargueMaleska
56DStumbling blockJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
32DBottleneckGrace FabbroniMaleska
25DHosiery mishapLois SidwayMaleska
55DCatch quickly, as a ballMarie WestMaleska
25AMonkey wrenchKathryn RighterMaleska
12DAngler's tangleRobertsonMaleska
28AAngler's headacheC. J. AngioMaleska
60DNylon problemLouis SabinMaleska
43AStocking-run causeRuth N. SchultzMaleska
128AObstacleWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
63ANylon woeWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
33DFisherman's headacheJohnsonMaleska
52DImpedimentJean J. DavisonMaleska
116APulled threadSam Bellotto Jr.Maleska
37DMonkey wrenchAlex F. BlackMaleska
5AShort, projecting stumpMeislerMaleska
65AObstacleHerb L. RisteenMaleska
63AObstacleJordan S. LasherMaleska
39DMonkey wrenchC. J. AngioMaleska
60DJagged protuberanceHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
14AImpediment to progressNorton RhoadesMaleska
31DHose ruinerJordan S. LasherMaleska
13DHitch in the best-laid plansWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
114DCatchWalter WebbMaleska
59AObstacleAlex F. BlackMaleska
37DFisherman's anathemaMartha J. DeWittMaleska
50DStumbling blockDavid A. ScullyMaleska
66ANylons spoilerA. J. SantoraMaleska
64AObstacleJohnsonMaleska
12DFisherman's baneHarriet Gilson RosenbergMaleska
50DDrawbackJohn PrytzMaleska
124AHosiery mishapFrances HansenMaleska
38AObstacleAnthony B. CanningWeng
26DFisherman's baneHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
52DHindranceMel RosenWeng
60DRiverboat hazardJohn PrytzWeng
42AObstacleChet CurrierWeng
39DStocking mishapPaul R. BarnesWeng
51DFly in the ointmentRaymond F. EisnerWeng
86ABoating hazardBill HartmanWeng
12DHitchKathryn RussoWeng
49DDifficultyVirginia GodwinWeng
36AObstacleMcCainWeng
7DObstacleLita M. ElversWeng
50DDifficultyAnthony B. CanningWeng
14DStocking mishapHerbert EttensonWeng
34DObstacleHenry V. StrakaWeng
95DObstacleAlexander BlackWeng
54DHosiery casualtyElaine D. SchorrWeng
1DDifficultyUnknownWeng
42DNylon nemesisUnknownWeng
42AHose runArnold MossWeng
35AHose hazardUnknownWeng
67ADifficultyUnknownWeng
50DBroken toothUnknownWeng
53DHitchJ. A. FelkerWeng
52DObstacleUnknownWeng
69ABroken toothUnknownWeng
44ABoating hazardHerbert EttensonWeng
12DCatchFrances HansenWeng
53DImpedimentUnknownWeng
49DBoating hazardUnknownWeng
35AHitchUnknownWeng
44ACatchUnknownWeng
38DHindranceUnknownWeng
64AObstacleUnknownWeng
48DObstacleUnknownWeng
58DTear.UnknownWeng
41ADifficulty.UnknownWeng
64ADifficulty.UnknownWeng
48ADifficulty.UnknownFarrar
50DCatch.UnknownFarrar
13DObstacle.UnknownFarrar
14DCut roughly.Pamela V-W WoodFarrar
43ADifficulty.UnknownFarrar
60ANylon mishap.UnknownFarrar
70ACatch.UnknownFarrar
55DCatch.Helen FasuloFarrar
40DStump.Helen FasuloFarrar
39AJagged projection.W. E. JonesFarrar
13DDifficulty.UnknownFarrar
80DCatch: Colloq.Will WengFarrar
54DObstacle.UnknownFarrar
62AObstacle.UnknownFarrar
35DPulled thread in fabric.UnknownFarrar
16AObstacle.UnknownFarrar
20AObstacle.UnknownFarrar
26ANylon hazard.UnknownFarrar
14DStumbling block.Sidney LambertFarrar
40DCatch.UnknownFarrar
35DHidden difficulty.UnknownFarrar
5DCatch.UnknownFarrar
51DObstacle.UnknownFarrar
21AObstacle.UnknownFarrar
101DCatch.Leonard SussmanFarrar
23ADifficulty.UnknownFarrar
38DHitch.UnknownFarrar
47AHosiery trouble.UnknownFarrar
124AHidden trouble.Will WengFarrar
1ANylon nuisance.UnknownFarrar
67AHitch.UnknownFarrar
67AHindrance.Roberta MorseFarrar
57DHitch.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
3DUnexpected obstacle.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
129DDifficulty.A. J. SantoraFarrar
33DTear, as in cloth.H. L. RisteenFarrar
6AHidden obstacle.UnknownFarrar
43AProjecting tooth.UnknownFarrar
54DNylon flaw.UnknownFarrar
10AAngler's problem.UnknownFarrar
82AObstacle.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
4DNylon flaw.Jean ReedFarrar
58AJagged tear.Diana SessionsFarrar
25AObstacle.UnknownFarrar
10DProjecting tooth.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
12DObstacle.Phyllis TaubFarrar
38DNylon flaw.Helen H. KamerlingFarrar
80DCatch.Threba JohnsonFarrar
12DUnderwater tree stump.UnknownFarrar
10AFly fisherman's problem.UnknownFarrar
38DProjecting piece.UnknownFarrar
37DJagged projection.UnknownFarrar
52DImpediment.UnknownFarrar
50AObstacle.UnknownFarrar
6AUnexpected obstacle.UnknownFarrar
65ABreak or tear, as in nylons.UnknownFarrar
87AFishing hazard.Harold T. BersFarrar
76DObstruction.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
13DUnexpected difficulty.Charles AllenFarrar
52AJagged projection.Herman KeldFarrar
50DObstruction.Madeline CorseFarrar
12DStumbling block.S. A. KayFarrar
41AHidden obstacle.UnknownFarrar
46ANylon flaw.S. A. KayFarrar
40AShort, projecting stump.UnknownFarrar
100AObstacle.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
1AObstacle.S. A. KayFarrar
92DA tear, as in cloth.W. E. JonesFarrar
58AHidden difficulty.UnknownFarrar
46AObstacle.H. L. RisteenFarrar
97ATemporary setback.Roberta MorseFarrar
10AObstacle.Cora GoodmanFarrar
23DObstacle.Helen FasuloFarrar
39ASpoke in the wheel.UnknownFarrar
113ACatch.Marjorie M. ConnellyFarrar
52DUnexpected difficulty.Mel TaubFarrar
58DMississippi hazard.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
6ADifficulty.Alice CookFarrar
12DCatch.Paula BauersmithFarrar
13DHitchHerbert EttensonFarrar
96ACatch.John WilligFarrar
35DHidden difficulty.Thomas MeekinFarrar
61DUnforeseen obstacle.S. A. KayFarrar
101DCatch.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
47DObstacle.Marion MoeserFarrar
29ANylon imperfection.S. A. KayFarrar
25DHidden difficulty.Albert BlumFarrar
5ACatch.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
67AUnexpected obstacle.Bernice GordonFarrar
37AObstruction.UnknownFarrar
58DJagged part.W. E. JonesFarrar
50DNylon nuisance.Roberta MorseFarrar
66AConcealed difficulty.UnknownFarrar
38AObstacle.UnknownFarrar
52DHidden hindrance.UnknownFarrar
35AObstruct.Diana SessionsFarrar
69DObstacle.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
41DNylon catastrophe.Evelyn SmithFarrar
76DCatch in nylons.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
47AHidden hindrance.UnknownFarrar
29AHidden hindrance.UnknownFarrar
17ARough projection.UnknownFarrar
21AImpediment.UnknownFarrar
31DObstruction.S. A. KayFarrar
36AConcealed obstacle.Harold T. BersFarrar
47DConcealed obstacle.Robert HeglerFarrar
46DObstacle.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
21AImpediment.UnknownFarrar
39DStumbling block.Harold T. BersFarrar
52DHitch.Harold T. BersFarrar
131ATear irregularly.D. G. CaywoodFarrar
35AJagged branch.Thomas MeekinFarrar
103DImpediment.Katherine McKennaFarrar
124ACatch in.Charles CrossFarrar
78DObstruction.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
43DObstacle.Alexis P. BoodbergFarrar
109ARiver obstruction.W. W. WebsterFarrar
130DUnexpected obstacle.C. W. HudsonFarrar
53AObstacle.Louis JenkinsFarrar