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46 total results for SPARED   ( score: 50 )

9 results for SPARED from Shortz Era puzzles:
Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Sep 14, 20191APicked up a split, e.g.Peter A. Collins
Tue Sep 13, 20166DLet off from punishmentStanley Newman
Tue Dec 10, 201370AShowed mercy toBill Thompson
Sun Jun 24, 20121AWent easy on (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Jan 24, 200724ALet goGary Steinmehl
Mon Apr 7, 200348DDealt leniently withHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Wed Jun 17, 199845DLet offElizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Aug 21, 199716AWent easy on (2)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Thu May 22, 199762ALet liveRose White
37 results for SPARED from pre-Shortz puzzles:
DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Jul 31, 199323DWas frugalTap OsbornMaleska
Sun Dec 18, 1988124AShowed clemencyEdward MarcheseMaleska
Fri Jun 17, 19885DWas frugalI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Tue Jul 28, 198725AWas clementElaine GeorgeMaleska
Mon Jun 15, 198736DUsed frugallyJames E. Hinish, Jr.Maleska
Thu Jun 11, 19877APardonedRhonda KrausMaleska
Tue Mar 22, 198325ADealt gently withEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Thu Mar 3, 19834DExercised clemencyDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Sun Sep 23, 197930AShowed mercyGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Tue Feb 20, 19795DExempted from punishmentMichelle ArnotMaleska
Sun Feb 11, 1979122DWas clementA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Dec 4, 1977140AExemptedA. J. SantoraMaleska
Fri Jul 29, 197713DShowed clemencyDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sun May 29, 197721DWas frugalJoseph J. La FauciMaleska
Sat Feb 19, 197722AGave a reprieve toAnthony B. CanningWeng
Sat Oct 20, 197315DLeft unharmedUnknownWeng
Thu May 10, 197313DExemptedUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 9, 19691ALet offJack LuzzattoWeng
Mon May 13, 196327ADispensed with.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 20, 196032AShowed mercy.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 20, 196047AUsed frugally.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sat Sep 19, 19591DSaved from (something).UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 11, 19571ASaved.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 5, 19575DWas merciful.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Wed Sep 19, 19561DTreated with mercy.Norton RhoadesFarrar
Wed Nov 30, 195545DWas saving of.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 1, 195536AShowed mercy.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 28, 19546DShowed mercy to.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Nov 29, 195395DRefrained from.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sat Nov 7, 195344ARefrained from.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 27, 195378DWas clement.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Sun Dec 14, 1952101AWas frugal.Israel GitterFarrar
Fri Nov 2, 195124AShowed consideration for.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 8, 195139DDispensed with.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Feb 6, 194990DRefrained from using.G. A. K. SuttonFarrar
Sun Oct 31, 194896A"I could have better ___ a better man"—Henry IV.Isaac KertFarrar
Sun Nov 15, 194232ADispensed with.Louis ShieldsFarrar