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405 results for SPAT

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

DateGridClueAuthor
63DPetty disagreementEric Berlin
54DDustup (3)Timothy Polin
52DSmall scrapSamuel A. Donaldson and Brad Wilber
1ARow (4)Dan Flanagan
58DDustup (3)Alex Vratsanos
9AScrap (5)Jeff Chen
11AInsignificant rowZhouqin Burnikel
4DCross words (5)Martin Ashwood-Smith
62ARow (4)David Kwong
99DLovers' rowMelanie Miller
27ARhubarbTimothy Polin
5ALovers' quarrel (2)Gary Cee
60ASmall sceneIan Livengood
130DTiff (15)Alan DerKazarian
28AMinor blowupCorey Rubin
32ASquabble (4)David J. Kahn
51DRun-in (3)Josh Knapp
9AMinor quarrelDavid Steinberg
1ALittle argument (2)David Gray
25AGot rid of some tobacco juices, sayAndrea Carla Michaels and Michael Blake
1DShort rowJonah Kagan
14DScrap (5)David Quarfoot
10ATiff (15)James Tuttle
38DIt may cause a sceneWill Nediger
67ALittle argument (2)Eric Berlin
50DSmall argumentFred Piscop
21ADustup (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
41APetty quarrel (4)Wayne and P. K. King
128AShowed disdain, in a wayJoon Pahk and Matt Matera
2DPetty disputeGail Grabowski
1ALovers' scrapPatrick Blindauer
5AGot rid of a chawRichard Silvestri
4DPetty quarrel (4)Barry C. Silk
43DCross words (5)Fred Piscop
60DPublic scene causeAlan Arbesfeld
5ATiff (15)Dave Tuller
53DTiff (15)Edgar R. Fontaine
6ABlurted (out)Ethan Cooper and Michael Shteyman
1ATiff (15)Jay Livingston
62ARun-in (3)Kyle Mahowald
6DSet-toNancy Kavanaugh
87AClashJoe Bower
34ACross words (5)Manny Nosowsky
101ASquabble (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
10ABlowupDavid Pringle
52AQuarrel (6)Patrick Berry
49DCross words (5)Manny Nosowsky
45ATiff (15)M. Francis Vuolo
56DRow (4)Myles Callum
33DSquabble (4)Ed Early
1DSmall fight (2)Andrea Carla Michaels
13ARun-in (3)Randolph Ross
58DLover's quarrel (2)Norma Johnson
33DPetty quarrel (4)Janet R. Bender
56DQuarrel (6)Cathy Millhauser
63ADifference of opinionManny Nosowsky
58DTiff (15)James R. Leeds
60DTiff (15)Sherry O. Blackard
49DUttered contemptuouslyMarjorie Richter
57DCross words? (5)Kelly Clark
34AHardly a brawlFrank A. Longo
63ATiff (15)Peter Gordon
55DRow (4)Rich Norris
48DSmall fight (2)Steven Dorfman
45AFalling-outGregory E. Paul
39DHave words, so to speakCon Pederson
10ASquabble (4)Elizabeth C. Gorski
95DTiff (15)Charles M. Deber
58DPetty quarrel (4)Charles E. Gersch
10AQuarrel (6)Chris Sallade
10AWent for the cuspidorFred Piscop
51DTo-doElizabeth C. Gorski
34DQuarrel (6)Nancy Salomon
73AConflictJim Page
11AScrap (5)Richard Silvestri
31DBickeringPatrick Jordan
15AUttered with contemptMarjorie Richter
26ALittle row (2)Raymond Hamel
5AScrap (5)Cathy Millhauser
38DBit of a tiffNancy Salomon
58ATiff (15)Peter Gordon
46DExchange of wordsPatrick Jordan
107DShowed disdainCathy Millhauser
5DBad exchangeFran and Lou Sabin
1DFlapJ. Schmalzbach
55DLittle row (2)M. Nosowsky
1DQuarrel (6)G. E. Paul
41AYoung oyster (2)M. Shenk
72AQuarrel (6)S. L. Robbins
18AScrap (5)N. Joline
22ATiff (15)N. Steinberg
144DYoung oyster (2)Cathy Millhauser
68AWrangleFrances Hansen
15DWord fightWayne Robert Williams
48DTiff (15)Fran and Lou Sabin
32DTiff (15)Wayne Robert Williams
72ATiff (15)Raymond Hamel
10AShowed contemptJanet R. Bender
11DMinor disputeMel Taub
48AAngry to-doNancy Joline
84DTilCharles M. Deber
103AShoe covererPeter Gordon

3 results for SPAT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Sep 14, 2014diagramless13DWent for the cuspidorFred Piscop
Aug 19, 2012diagramless53DUsed a cuspidorFred Piscop
Jul 12, 1998panda48AHits backMel Taub

300 results for SPAT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
58APetty scrapBob SefickTaub
1AMinute disputeJames L. BeattyMaleska
52DLovers' quarrelJean J. DavisonMaleska
23ATiffCharles M. DeberMaleska
33ATiffJoy L. WoukMaleska
1ATiffJoel D. LafargueMaleska
58ATiffJesse RoarkeMaleska
103DTiffCharles M. DeberMaleska
55DLovers' quarrelJoanne EdwardsMaleska
9ATiffJeanette K. BrillMaleska
100ATiffTimothy S. LewisMaleska
18AMinor argumentChristopher PageMaleska
13AMild fight or gaiterReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
63DSquabblePeter SwiftMaleska
28AQuarrelJames E. Hinish Jr.Maleska
103DTiffMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
43APetty disputeWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
23ANoisy disagreementWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
41AScrapJune A. BoggsMaleska
30AYoung oysterKay SullivanMaleska
10AShoe coverSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
31AQuarrelAlbert J. KlausMaleska
53DMinor disagreementMimi MoodyMaleska
10ATiffBeverly TivinMaleska
13DLovers' quarrelChristopher SherwoodMaleska
86DShort gaiterWilson McBeathMaleska
49AHoneymoon spoilerWilliam CanineMaleska
33DGaiterBernard MerenMaleska
31DLittle quarrelBetty JorgensenMaleska
1ATiffNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
52DSmall gaiterKevin BoyleMaleska
76AAnkle coverWarren W. ReichMaleska
9APetty quarrelKenneth WitteMaleska
135DYoung oysterWilliam CanineMaleska
5DTiffSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
52DTiffHarold B. CountsMaleska
54DYoung oysterBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
36AExpressed contemptBert RosenfieldMaleska
9DPetty fussSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
6AGaiter of sortsPatterson PeppleMaleska
2DTrivial tiffNancy McCarthyMaleska
52DTiffJoy L. WoukMaleska
106DGaiterOlive DunnMaleska
82DYoung oysterNorma SteinbergMaleska
50DTiffNancy McCarthyMaleska
28AYoung oysterEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
6ATiffEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
4ATiffWhittenMaleska
10ATiffShirley SolowayMaleska
58DTiffJohn GreenmanMaleska
69ATiffEli WesoffMaleska
123ALover's quarrelBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
28DTiffShirley SolowayMaleska
88DLovers' quarrelAnne FoxMaleska
5AYoung oysterJeanne WilsonMaleska
36AYoung oysterEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
6AQuarrelVirginia L. YatesMaleska
10AQuarrelArthur W. PalmerMaleska
91DYoung oysterRichard SilvestriMaleska
47ATiffNorma SteinbergMaleska
52DQuarrelRobert KatzMaleska
1APetty quarrelChristy RidleyMaleska
1ATiffJohn GreenmanMaleska
126DAped an angry catNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
34DMinor disputeLouis SabinMaleska
69AYoung oysterJoy L. WoukMaleska
75AHoneymoon spoilerHume R. CraftMaleska
44AQuarrelA. J. SantoraMaleska
10ABrief brouhahaLois SidwayMaleska
22DTiffChristy RidleyMaleska
37AYoung oysterJohn McCarthy SamsonMaleska
116DTiffJordan S. LasherMaleska
55DGaiterCarol DuttingMaleska
63DYoung oysterHerb L. RisteenMaleska
137DYoung oysterCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
5AGaiterMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
27AInstep coveringMargettsMaleska
59DTiffC. J. AngioMaleska
33DTiffVincent L. OsborneMaleska
55DFamily fussElaine D. SchorrMaleska
91DLovers' quarrelWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
6AGaiterJoy L. WoukMaleska
49DHoneymoon spoilerHerb L. RisteenMaleska
46ATiffRussellMaleska
61DLight splashElaine D. SchorrMaleska
26DHoneymoon spoilerWhitworthMaleska
24AYoung oysterKathryn RighterMaleska
48DShoe-top protectorHenry HookMaleska
1DLovers' quarrelGrace FabbroniMaleska
55DVocal set-toAnn JenkinsMaleska
24ASquabbleTap OsbornMaleska
52DSquabbleJean ReedMaleska
102DYoung oysterTap OsbornMaleska
52DQuarrelA. J. SantoraMaleska
35AQuarrelAlfio MicciMaleska
53DTiffJeanette K. BrillMaleska
94DTiffAlex F. BlackMaleska
23APetty quarrelHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
49DLovers' quarrelMartha J. DeWittMaleska
8DTiffDeWitt AndersonWeng
69DQuarrelJ. A. FelkerWeng
51DQuarrelMarie WestWeng
9AResult of a falling-outHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
54DQuarrelSophie FiermanWeng
34AYoung oysterManny MillerWeng
1DTiffTap OsbornWeng
33ARowMartha J. DeWittWeng
155ASquabbleMel RosenWeng
49DDisputeMarie WestWeng
66AYoung oysterDiana SessionsWeng
49DQuarrelHerb L. RisteenWeng
80DShort gaiterRaymond F. EisnerWeng
6DTiffDeWitt AndersonWeng
6AQuarrelVirginia ButlerWeng
9ATiffGeorge LaczkoWeng
13DQuarrelAndrew LeskoWeng
4AFalling-outGleasserWeng
1ATiffMaura B. JacobsonWeng
44ADisagreementDiana SessionsWeng
16AFalling-outUnknownWeng
24AQuarrelMarie WestWeng
116AYoung oysterBarbara GillisWeng
50DQuarrelUnknownWeng
45DQuarrelUnknownWeng
33AQuarrelUnknownWeng
129ASpoke sharplyJean J. DavisonWeng
49ATiffUnknownWeng
17AQuarreletteUnknownWeng
59DYoung oysterUnknownWeng
109AYoung oysterElaine D. SchorrWeng
54DQuarrelUnknownWeng
64ATiffMel TaubWeng
62DTiffFay L. GieschiWeng
53DYoung oysterUnknownWeng
1AFalling-outUnknownWeng
1ASquabbleUnknownWeng
1AYoung oysterUnknownWeng
34DYoung oysterUnknownWeng
82AOysterWilliam LutwiniakWeng
3DLover's quarrelUnknownWeng
14ATiff.UnknownWeng
50DDispute.UnknownWeng
1AYoung oyster.UnknownWeng
33DYoung oyster.UnknownWeng
80DPassé footwearRoberta MorseWeng
47DQuarrel.UnknownWeng
14ATiff.UnknownWeng
1DQuarrel.UnknownFarrar
62AYoung oyster.UnknownFarrar
19ASpawn of shellfish.UnknownFarrar
50DLight splash.Emanuel BergFarrar
51DGaiter.UnknownFarrar
49DYoung oyster.UnknownFarrar
58AYoung oyster.Pamela V-W WoodFarrar
49DSound of rain on the pane.Louise EarnestFarrar
33DYoung oyster.UnknownFarrar
57ASound of rain on the pane.UnknownFarrar
12DSplash or spatter.UnknownFarrar
25ATiff.Martha J. DeWittFarrar
1AFamily quarrel.Helen FasuloFarrar
38DQuarrel.George LaczkoFarrar
52DSmall quarrel.Cora GoodmanFarrar
6DPetty dispute.Cora GoodmanFarrar
26DFalling out.UnknownFarrar
51DTiff.UnknownFarrar
75DTiff.Will WengFarrar
6ALight splash.UnknownFarrar
41DPetty quarrel.UnknownFarrar
67ALittle quarrel.UnknownFarrar
59DSmall quarrel.UnknownFarrar
44AQuarrel.UnknownFarrar
63ALittle quarrel.UnknownFarrar
28DQuarrel.UnknownFarrar
6AQuarrel.UnknownFarrar
6APetty wrangle.UnknownFarrar
10ASound of rain on the pane.UnknownFarrar
61ASmall quarrel.UnknownFarrar
57DSound of rain on the pane.UnknownFarrar
32DYoung oyster.UnknownFarrar
25DYoung oyster.UnknownFarrar
7DMild dispute.UnknownFarrar
43AQuarrel.UnknownFarrar
47AYoung oyster.Cora GoodmanFarrar
43APetty dispute.Helen FasuloFarrar
48DQuarrel.Tom MixonFarrar
64ATiff.UnknownFarrar
17ASquabble.Louis SabinFarrar
9DPetty quarrel.W. E. JonesFarrar
91DQuarrel.Threba JohnsonFarrar
40ASound of a raindrop.UnknownFarrar
59DQuarrel.UnknownFarrar
71ASmall fight.UnknownFarrar
31DSlight altercation.UnknownFarrar
13DYoung oyster.Thomas MeekinFarrar
15ABickering.Thomas MeekinFarrar
91DQuarrel.Herbert EttensonFarrar
37DPetty quarrel.Ed Vander NootFarrar
10ATiff.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
13DQuarrel.UnknownFarrar
1AYoung oyster.UnknownFarrar
27DPetty dispute.UnknownFarrar
48DQuarrel.UnknownFarrar
25DYoung oyster.UnknownFarrar
1DTiff.UnknownFarrar
23DTiff.UnknownFarrar
49DYoung oyster.UnknownFarrar
84AYoung oyster.LavengroFarrar
8DGaiter.UnknownFarrar
1AMinor quarrel.UnknownFarrar
1AQuarrel: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
23APetty quarrel.UnknownFarrar
55DSpawn of the oyster.UnknownFarrar
51DYoung oyster.UnknownFarrar
50DYoung oyster.UnknownFarrar
30AQuarrel.Harold T. BersFarrar
27ASquabble.UnknownFarrar
34DQuarrel.UnknownFarrar
36DYoung oyster.UnknownFarrar
53DTiff.UnknownFarrar
53AGaiter.UnknownFarrar
10AQuarrel.UnknownFarrar
58AYoung oyster.UnknownFarrar
34DDomestic altercation.UnknownFarrar
1AYoung oyster.UnknownFarrar
13DSquabble.UnknownFarrar
13DBrief dispute.Jan DubinFarrar
24AGaiter.Hume R. CraftFarrar
94ASlap: Colloq.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
43AQuarrel.Louis SabinFarrar
42ASquabble.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
42AQuarrel.Thomas MeekinFarrar
48DSquabble.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
26DYoung oyster.Leonard SussmanFarrar
61DPetty quarrel.Herbert EttensonFarrar
38ASquabble.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
1ASquabble.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
35DDispute: Colloq.H. L. RisteenFarrar
13DSound of a raindrop.H. L. RisteenFarrar
52DQuarrel: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
125DMinor disagreement.H. L. RisteenFarrar
64ASound of a rain drop.S. A. KayFarrar
46DTiff.W. E. JonesFarrar
53DSquabble.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
50DYoung oyster.UnknownFarrar
46AMinor disagreement.UnknownFarrar
7ALight blow.Thomas MeekinFarrar
56DQuarrel.Cora GoodmanFarrar
9AQuarrel.Geraldine KingFarrar
5AAltercation.H. L. RisteenFarrar
10AFamily quarrel.Helen BernardFarrar
39DDisagreement.H. L. RisteenFarrar
9ATiff.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
1APetty quarrel.Fawn WatsonFarrar
39DSquabble.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
24DTiff.Harold T. BersFarrar
28DPetty dispute.Helen FasuloFarrar
27DTiff.Thomas MeekinFarrar
20ATiff.S. A. KayFarrar
7DQuarrel.Thomas MeekinFarrar
55DBrief dispute.Mel TaubFarrar
53DSquabble.UnknownFarrar
13DSquabble.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
47ADisagreement.H. L. RisteenFarrar
10APetty dispute.Victor GoldfarbFarrar
56DQuarrel.UnknownFarrar
22DYoung oyster.Marian MoeserFarrar
25DYoung oyster.Anthony MorseFarrar
64APetty dispute.Bernice GordonFarrar
1DSquabble.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
51ASlight altercation.S. A. KayFarrar
91AYoung oyster.Sidney LambertFarrar
92DTiff.W. E. JonesFarrar
43DSquabble.Ralph AndersonFarrar
9DYoung oyster.Sidney LambertFarrar
47DLover's quarrel.UnknownFarrar
126DTiff.Evelyn E. SmithFarrar
10ALover's quarrel.UnknownFarrar
38DA splash, as of rain.UnknownFarrar
25DTiff.UnknownFarrar
63ACross words.UnknownFarrar
31DShort gaiter.UnknownFarrar
26ADomestic tiff.UnknownFarrar
1DSquabble.UnknownFarrar
8DPetty dispute.UnknownFarrar
1DFamily tiff.Herbert EttensonFarrar
3DTiff.UnknownFarrar
56DTiff.UnknownFarrar
6ASlight blow.Harold T. BersFarrar
99DSpatterdash.Edward BucklerFarrar
59ASquabble.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
70AYoung bluepoint.Willard N. JordanFarrar
52ATiff.Harold T. BersFarrar
63DTiff: Colloq.W. W. WebsterFarrar
58ASlight quarrel.Louis JenkinsFarrar
146AYoung oyster.Bert StoreyFarrar
9DYoung oyster.L. K. PetersFarrar
46DQuarrel.Harriot T. CookeFarrar
41DPetty quarrel.William SchoppFarrar
54DYoung oyster.Bert StoreyFarrar
84DTiff.Mabel C. DaggettFarrar