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56 results for SPURT

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Jun 28, 201568DWhat might win a raceJeremy Newton
Sat Jan 15, 201117AGood thing to end a close race withBarry C. Silk
Tue Nov 17, 200949DSudden burst (2)John Farmer
Wed Jul 16, 200830DShort burstJoe Krozel
Sun Aug 20, 200696DEnd of many a raceRichard Silvestri
Thu Jan 5, 200622DSudden growthVictor Fleming
Tue Jul 12, 200556DBrief burstNancy Salomon
Wed Nov 28, 200153DSudden burst (2)Fred Piscop
Sat Mar 18, 200026ARushRich Norris
Tue Nov 10, 199828AGush forthDiane C. Baldwin
Thu Aug 21, 19979DJet (3)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Sun Nov 10, 1996108DJet (3)R. Hamel
Thu Oct 31, 19964ABurst (2)L. Sidway
Mon Sep 11, 199549AWater jetSidney L. Robbins
Sat Aug 26, 199545DJet (3)Joe DiPietro
Thu May 18, 199544ABurst (2)Chuck Deodene

1 result for SPURT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 23, 2001panda49ABurst out of rut: Sp.Mel Taub

39 results for SPURT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Aug 7, 199330DJetReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Wed Mar 17, 199311DHose's gush (5)Jim PageMaleska
Fri Jan 13, 19845DSudden burstJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sun May 1, 198355DEmulate Old FaithfulMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Sat Mar 5, 198328ABurst of energyKay SullivanMaleska
Fri Apr 11, 19805DJetMaurice J. TeitelbaumMaleska
Tue Feb 27, 197948AShoot forthJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Dec 17, 197842AAction at the wireHume R. CraftMaleska
Tue Mar 14, 197846DJetHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Thu Apr 14, 197725AGushWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Mar 16, 197720AGushEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sat Mar 6, 19764ABrief burstLita M. ElversWeng
Sun Oct 27, 197461DShort spell of actionThomas SheehanWeng
Mon Sep 23, 197438ABrief spell of energyRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Mon Aug 26, 197448AFinishing kickVictor GoldfarbWeng
Mon Jan 28, 197427DShoot forthHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Wed Jan 9, 197425AGushSara V. TuckermanWeng
Sun Dec 17, 197257DExtra effortAnthony MorseWeng
Thu Nov 16, 19721DBurst of activityUnknownWeng
Sun Jan 16, 1972124ASudden increaseWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sat Dec 25, 197144DBrief spell of energyUnknownWeng
Mon Oct 11, 197132ABrief effortUnknownWeng
Fri Jan 24, 196929AShort spell.UnknownWeng
Thu Jan 16, 196939DFinishing kick.UnknownWeng
Sun Dec 17, 196772DJet.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Sat Nov 4, 196746DSudden spell of activity.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 28, 196721AGush.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wed Jun 22, 196625DBurst of effort.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 5, 1964100DBurst of speed.Will C. WengFarrar
Sun Jul 21, 196392DSudden dash.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Mon Feb 5, 196214DSudden spell of activity.Madeline CorseFarrar
Thu Feb 9, 19616DGush.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 11, 195917AJet.Jay SheldonFarrar
Thu Oct 17, 195723DGush.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 30, 19565AJet.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Mon Apr 16, 195625DSudden burst of energy.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 13, 195452DLast lap effort.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Sep 23, 195210DJet.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 1, 194935DJet.Edward BucklerFarrar