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247 results for SURE

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Feb 4, 201810D"Oh, what the hell ... I'll do it"David Levinson Wilk
Sat Dec 2, 201732D"I'm down"Mark Diehl
Mon Dec 19, 201618D"Yeah, why not!" (2)Jason Mueller
Fri Aug 19, 201629A"Yeah, why not!?" (2)Paolo Pasco
Sun May 8, 201619A"O.K., I'm game"David J. Kahn
Sat Aug 22, 201534A"What-ev-er you say ..."Barry C. Silk
Sun Feb 23, 201477AWord of agreementA Namesake of 119-Across
Tue Feb 11, 201436D"You bet!" (3)Matthew E. Paronto and Jeff Chen
Tue Nov 5, 201353DNot doubtingPaula Gamache
Thu Apr 4, 201321DConvinced (2)Corey Rubin
Fri Oct 19, 201218A"I don't mind"Patrick Berry
Sat Jul 7, 201245A"Oh, O.K."Tim Croce
Sun Apr 8, 2012105D"Why not?!" (5)Daniel A. Finan
Tue Jan 3, 201218D"Positively!"Allan E. Parrish
Sun Nov 27, 2011123A"No problem!" (3)Jeff Chen
Mon Dec 13, 201067A___ as shootin'Patrick Blindauer
Mon Sep 6, 201047D"My pleasure!"Randall J. Hartman
Sun Aug 22, 2010114D"I'd be glad to!"Patrick Berry
Tue Nov 10, 200921AGuaranteed to happenAlan Arbesfeld
Tue Sep 22, 20095D"You bet!" (3)Gail Grabowski
Thu Jun 18, 200954D"You betcha!" (4)Patrick Blindauer
Wed Jan 28, 20099A"Natch!"Michael Langwald
Wed Sep 10, 200813D"Absolutely!"Lucas Gaviotis Whitestone
Sat Aug 23, 200841AAlways effectiveNatan Last
Thu May 10, 200745DBan alternativePeter A. Collins
Tue Feb 20, 200737D"Certainly!"Jonathan Gersch
Wed Dec 28, 200546D"No sweat"Ernest Lampert
Thu Jul 28, 200519ADegree competitorEric Berlin
Mon Apr 4, 200524ABeyond doubtChristina Houlihan Kelly
Mon Mar 28, 200557DWithout a doubt (2)Elizabeth Babikan
Sun Sep 26, 200443A"Why not?!" (5)Joe DiPietro
Thu Feb 5, 200448A"No problem!" (3)Alan Arbesfeld
Wed Dec 10, 200338A"Okey-doke"Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sun Apr 27, 200329AConvinced (2)Jon Delfin
Tue Mar 4, 200317A"You bet!" (3)Alan Arbesfeld
Wed Feb 12, 200367A"Why not?!" (5)Ed Early
Sat Feb 8, 20035D"That'd be fine"Patrick Berry
Wed Jan 1, 200347A"You betcha!" (4)Ed Early
Sun Aug 11, 200247D"You betcha" (4)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Thu Aug 8, 200248A"Why not!" (5)Patrick Merrell
Fri Mar 8, 200234D"No problem" (3)David J. Kahn
Wed Jun 20, 200137D"Without a doubt!" (2)Jay Sullivan
Fri Mar 2, 200126D"You betcha!" (4)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Sep 24, 200063D"O.K."Randolph Ross
Mon Sep 11, 200044AConfident (2)Gregory E. Paul
Tue Jul 4, 200052DPositive (3)Tyler Hinman
Sat Jul 1, 200030ASteadyRich Norris
Fri Dec 24, 199924D"Oh, what the hell"Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Oct 7, 199815AProvenRandall J. Hartman
Fri May 22, 199854DIrrefutableBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Mar 18, 199815APositive (3)Susan Smith
Wed Jan 14, 199812D"Yeah, right" (2)William Bernhardt
Fri Dec 5, 199752A"Why not?" (5)Craig Kasper and Dave Tuller
Thu Mar 21, 199637A"Yeah, right" (2)H. Estes
Mon Jan 29, 199659DConfident (2)G. Paul
Mon Apr 17, 199540APositive (3)Kenneth Witte
Tue Dec 20, 199459DSlangy yesRobert R. Zimmerman
Thu Feb 24, 199433DBeyond questionStanley Newman

2 results for SURE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Apr 12, 2015panda19ACertain userMel Taub
May 17, 2009takeaway58DStron* *rowthMatt Ginsberg

187 results for SURE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Sep 5, 199351DSinger Al B. ___Nancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sun Aug 15, 199367DPositiveJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Wed Jan 20, 199315AInevitableStanley GlassMaleska
Wed Apr 22, 199243ACertainJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Fri Mar 6, 199248DCertainBryant WhiteMaleska
Mon Jul 8, 199135AAffirmative replyPeter SwiftMaleska
Tue Feb 5, 199162APositiveArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Fri Feb 1, 199150DSinger Al B. ___Elizabeth ArthurMaleska
Tue Aug 21, 199066APositiveSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thu Aug 16, 199050DUnwaveringMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Sun Jul 1, 1990118APositiveJohn GreenmanMaleska
Wed May 10, 198938DUnerringWilliam CanineMaleska
Wed Feb 1, 198913DCertainChristy RidleyMaleska
Sun Dec 11, 1988109DKind of betMel TaubMaleska
Wed Aug 31, 198844D"Betcha boots!"Lois SidwayMaleska
Tue Jun 14, 198852DPositiveSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Jun 5, 198862DUnfailingJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Mon Dec 28, 198762AConvincedVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sat Dec 26, 19871DInevitableJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sun Oct 4, 198796ASteadyCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Tue Aug 18, 198754DCertainWhittenMaleska
Mon May 18, 198762DPositiveEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Mon Mar 30, 198721DCertainMary S. SnyderMaleska
Fri Mar 20, 198729DCertainEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon Feb 23, 198748AInevitableJames R. BurnsMaleska
Fri Aug 22, 198612DCertainIrene SmullyanMaleska
Wed May 7, 198651DPositiveRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sat Jul 20, 198546DIndisputableWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Jul 17, 198536DPositiveChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Thu May 30, 198547AConfidentJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sat Mar 9, 198551DUnwaveringNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Mon Jan 14, 198545ACertainJesse RoarkeMaleska
Fri May 11, 198446AOn iceJudson G. TrentMaleska
Wed Jan 11, 198458DCertainAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Thu Dec 22, 198360AGoof-proofJanis HellerMaleska
Wed Dec 14, 198353DLike a can't-miss betWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Aug 11, 198359ABound to happenBernice GordonMaleska
Wed Jun 15, 198351DCertainChristy RidleyMaleska
Thu Jun 2, 198361DUnfailingEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Thu Nov 4, 19826DYes, indeedNancy McCarthyMaleska
Wed Oct 13, 198247DInevitableJohn GreenmanMaleska
Mon Sep 13, 198262ACertainAudrey KochMaleska
Tue Aug 10, 198224ACertainly!Joel D. LafargueMaleska
Mon May 10, 198224APartner of swiftJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sun Apr 18, 1982122ACertainCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Fri Oct 16, 198153DTrustworthyWilliam CanineMaleska
Wed Oct 7, 198141ACertainJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tue Sep 8, 198139AInevitableChristy RidleyMaleska
Sat Jun 13, 198167AWord with handed or footedBensonMaleska
Sat Feb 7, 198153DCertainTap OsbornMaleska
Sun Jan 25, 198183DUnfailingMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Tue Jun 3, 198012DUnfailingWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Apr 6, 198040D"You bet!"Frances HansenMaleska
Tue Nov 13, 197929AKind of thing or betHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sat Nov 10, 197950ASlangy assentC. J. AngioMaleska
Thu Aug 9, 197944DOpposite of "No dice!"C. J. AngioMaleska
Tue Jul 31, 197911DConfidentI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Mon Jul 30, 197932DColloquial affirmativeH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Sun Jul 8, 197910AUnfailingWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Jun 4, 197959AKind of bet or thingHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Apr 29, 197954APositiveRichard SilvestriMaleska
Wed Nov 15, 197836DWord with thing or enoughJean ReedMaleska
Wed Nov 8, 197830DUnerringMeislerMaleska
Wed Aug 9, 197853DWord with fire or footedHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sat Jul 29, 197848DUnfalteringWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Mar 9, 197857DPositiveBert H. KruseMaleska
Thu Jan 12, 197835DPositiveRichard SilvestriMaleska
Mon Jul 4, 197760AUnerringDorothy CannanMaleska
Fri Jun 17, 197711DHaving confidenceMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Tue Mar 29, 197760A"Of course!"Harriet Gilson RosenbergMaleska
Thu Feb 3, 197740DWithout a doubtElaine D. SchorrWeng
Mon Oct 4, 197614AWord with fire or thingChet CurrierWeng
Thu Sep 30, 197643AConfidentBeverly J. SewardWeng
Mon Jun 14, 197635DO.K.!Henry HookWeng
Wed May 19, 19761APositiveAdelyn LewisWeng
Wed May 5, 197636AOf course!McCainWeng
Thu Mar 11, 197653D"You bet!"Dorothy CannanWeng
Sun Nov 30, 197585AUnfailingWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Fri Oct 17, 197524ACertainAlfio MicciWeng
Fri Jun 20, 197550DCertainJordan S. LasherWeng
Wed May 21, 197525ATo be ___ (of course)Jim PageWeng
Sun Feb 23, 1975109AGuaranteedBert BeamanWeng
Wed Jul 31, 197438DGuaranteedWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sat Mar 23, 197452DConfidentSara V. TuckermanWeng
Thu Dec 28, 197251DOf course!UnknownWeng
Sun Sep 17, 197235ACertainThreba JohnsonWeng
Thu Sep 14, 197263ATout's kind of thingUnknownWeng
Mon Aug 14, 197245DUnfailingUnknownWeng
Sat Aug 5, 197256DYou bet!UnknownWeng
Mon Sep 6, 197134DKind of thingUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 29, 1971121AConfidentJohn WilligWeng
Tue May 26, 197026AKind of thingUnknownWeng
Fri May 8, 19702DNatchUnknownWeng
Fri Apr 3, 197052DConfidentUnknownWeng
Thu Jul 3, 196932ANatch.UnknownWeng
Sun May 18, 196988APositiveCornelia WarrinerWeng
Mon Mar 31, 196946DGuaranteed.UnknownWeng
Thu Mar 20, 196948DPositive.UnknownWeng
Fri Oct 25, 196840AYou bet!UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 13, 196889ASlangy word of agreementAnthony MorseFarrar
Thu Jun 27, 196840ADefinite.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 26, 196847AConfident.Will WengFarrar
Tue Aug 15, 196755DAlways effective.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sat Aug 12, 196761AConfident.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Tue Aug 8, 196755DWithout a doubt.Martha J. DeWittFarrar
Wed Apr 5, 196712DReliable.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Mon May 16, 196613DInformal affirmative.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 28, 196654DSteady.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 22, 196659AConfident.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 6, 196556ACertainly: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 5, 196559DSteady.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 19, 196467AConfident.Louise EarnestFarrar
Fri Aug 14, 196457DReliable.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 3, 196411DConfident.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon Mar 9, 196439DCertainly: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 17, 196462AConfident.S. A. KayFarrar
Mon Oct 28, 196314ACertainly: Colloq.Jean ReedFarrar
Mon Oct 14, 196348AWord of assent.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sun Oct 13, 196335AWithout a doubt.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Sep 21, 196328DTo be ___.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Fri Mar 15, 196344AIncontestable.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thu Mar 14, 196356AConfident.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Wed Jan 16, 196344ASteadfast.Christine ValenceFarrar
Thu Jul 19, 196260AReliable.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 12, 196254DSee 41 Across.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sat Feb 24, 196241ADestined.S. A. KayFarrar
Wed Feb 21, 196251DSteadfast.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Jan 30, 196266AUnerring.Louis SabinFarrar
Sun Nov 19, 1961101DSteady.Mary GrowFarrar
Sun Apr 9, 196125AConfident.Diana SessionsFarrar
Tue Feb 14, 196140DReliable.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 2, 196158AUnerring.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 1, 196186DOf course.Harold T. BersFarrar
Fri Nov 18, 196056ATrustworthy.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 26, 196084AOf course!Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Jan 24, 196094DWithout doubt.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Aug 11, 195921AUnfailing.Jay SheldonFarrar
Sun May 10, 195934ASteady.Paula BauersmithFarrar
Thu Mar 12, 195939DCertainly: Colloq.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Fri Jan 23, 195943AUnfailing.J. F. KellyFarrar
Mon Sep 15, 195848D___ enough (certainly).Marcia GladstoneFarrar
Thu Aug 28, 195812DCertain.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Wed May 28, 195822DIndisputable.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Fri Dec 13, 195741APositive.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 2, 195739DConfident.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 6, 195743ACertain.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue May 7, 195759AConfident.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Sun Oct 14, 195627AConfident.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Mon Jun 11, 195642DNever at a loss.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Apr 17, 195649AFixed.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 25, 195642AUnerring.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Feb 12, 1956103AOkay.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Dec 8, 195552DPositive.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 20, 195571DWithout doubt.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Nov 3, 195548ARelative of okay.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 8, 195539AFor ___ (certainly).UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 22, 195541AUnerring.William S. WoodsFarrar
Sat May 28, 195533DConfident.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Mar 24, 19551DUnfailing.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Tue Mar 1, 195551A___ enough.Thomas J. VarnerFarrar
Thu Mar 11, 195465AUnerring.Albert BlumFarrar
Sun Sep 20, 195330AUndoubting.Ethel LeStrangeFarrar
Sat Sep 12, 195357DJunior's affirmative answer.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wed Jul 1, 195316AIndubitable.George HendersonFarrar
Fri Feb 6, 195356DRelative of okay.Diana SessionsFarrar
Wed Dec 31, 195236DConfident.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 11, 195257DWithout a doubt.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 28, 195221DConvinced.Evelyn E. SmithFarrar
Sat Mar 29, 195256DWord of agreement.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 3, 195248APositive.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sat Jul 28, 195138ADestined.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 31, 195143ACertain.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 7, 195162AUnfailing.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 3, 195128DConfident.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 19, 195139AReliable.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Thu Feb 8, 195124AYes, indeed!Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Apr 9, 195084AReliable.Archie S. KreilingFarrar
Sun Jun 26, 194918DCertain.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Aug 29, 1948127DUnfailing.Charles CrossFarrar
Sun Apr 4, 1948115AInfallible.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun May 4, 194752AYes: Slang.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Nov 11, 1945129AAbsolute.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Jun 24, 194597DCertain.A. H. CookFarrar
Sun Dec 31, 1944130DReliable.Agnes CookFarrar
Sun Aug 13, 194477DInfallible.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Jan 30, 194458DReliable.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Jan 24, 194373AYes: slang.J. C. DoesburgFarrar