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214 results for SWAT

64 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Feb 10, 201841ALetters on some bulletproof vestsFinn Vigeland
Fri Apr 14, 201741ABig hit (2)Andrew Kingsley
Tue Oct 4, 201634A___ team (police unit)Sam Buchbinder
Thu Jun 23, 201660AWhack (3)Megan Amram and David Kwong
Wed Dec 2, 201567AWhack with a newspaper, perhapsAlan Arbesfeld
Sun Nov 22, 201533AAttempt to debug?Samuel A. Donaldson and Jeff Chen
Fri Jul 24, 20153DTry to beat the buzzer?Patrick Berry
Sun Mar 15, 201553AHit hard (4)Dan Feyer
Wed Sep 24, 201433DWhack (3)Andy Kravis
Mon Jun 16, 201473ASultan of ___ (nickname for 15-Across)Bruce Haight
Thu Feb 13, 201443ABig hit (2)Daniel Landman
Mon Jul 15, 201362AHit with a rolled-up newspaper, maybeJeff Chen and Angela Olson Halsted
Sat May 25, 201351DPerformer of high-risk operationsDavid Steinberg
Thu Dec 13, 20121DKind of team (5)Sam Ezersky
Wed Oct 31, 201262DPolice jacket letters (2)Stu Ockman
Mon Jun 11, 201226DHit, as a fly (2)Andrea Carla Michaels and Michael Blake
Mon Apr 16, 201255DWhack, as a flyLynn Lempel
Fri Dec 31, 201024DSacrifice fly?Caleb Madison
Tue Apr 20, 201029ASmack hardPaula Gamache
Fri Apr 9, 201011DClockNed White
Tue Mar 30, 20101DSultan of ___ (Babe Ruth) (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Mar 8, 200970DHit hard (4)Zack Kushner
Thu Mar 20, 200841DTeam lettersStephen Edward Anderson
Thu Sep 20, 200732DEnd of a fly? ... or the start of one?Alex Boisvert
Mon May 21, 200735DGo for, as a flyAllan E. Parrish
Sun Feb 11, 200730AHit hard (4)Mark Feldman
Mon Mar 20, 200610AGo after, as fliesEarl W. Reed and Nancy Salomon
Fri Dec 16, 200551DHit hard (4)Joe DiPietro
Mon Nov 7, 200521ASwing that rips the leather off the ballJay Livingston
Mon Jul 11, 20055DBig baseball hitJanice M. Putney
Mon May 23, 200557D___ team (police group)Robert Dillman
Mon May 9, 200534DTry to hit, as a houseflyJim Hyres
Wed Jan 26, 200537DBig blowStanley Newman
Sun Jan 2, 2005103DBeltPatrick Merrell
Sun Dec 26, 200425AHostage crisis groupHal Turner
Thu Sep 30, 200443D___ teamLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Mon Aug 16, 200458DWhack (3)Joy C. Frank
Mon Feb 24, 200315ASwing at a flyGregory E. Paul
Thu Jan 30, 200326DAcronym on a police jacketAlan Arbesfeld
Mon Dec 30, 20021ASultan of ___ (Babe Ruth) (2)Gregory E. Paul
Sun Sep 8, 200275AHostage situation acronymRich Norris
Sun Feb 17, 200216AShot block, in hoops-speakJoe DiPietro
Sun Dec 9, 200136DBabe Ruth's "sultanate"Cathy Millhauser
Sun Jun 3, 200138AKind of team (5)Bob Peoples and Nancy Salomon
Wed Mar 28, 200163APolice jacket letters (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Sep 2, 200055DSmack (2)Rich Norris
Sun Jun 18, 200091DSmack (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Apr 24, 200069AHit, as a homerPeter Gordon
Tue Dec 21, 199939DKind of team (5)Richard Hughes
Thu Sep 30, 19999ACuffMatt Gaffney
Sun Aug 15, 1999112DThwackDavid J. Kahn
Sat Apr 11, 199850DAcronym on some jacketsGerald R. Ferguson
Thu Sep 18, 199736DTry for a flyCathy Millhauser
Tue May 27, 199726DQuite a hitStephanie Spadaccini
Thu Mar 13, 19975ADouble or triple, possiblyMatt Gaffney
Wed Oct 9, 199649DHit a homer, e.g.R. Hughes
Mon Feb 5, 199638DHit, as a fly (2)Robert Katz
Sun Jan 7, 1996122AMajor hitEric Albert
Sat Jul 15, 199522AMighty hitRand H. Burns
Mon Apr 3, 199541DPolice _____ teamRandall J. Hartman
Wed Mar 22, 199541AKind of team (5)David J. Kahn
Tue Jan 10, 199556DThe Sultan of _____Christopher Page
Tue Sep 27, 199448DTake a swipe atEileen Lexau
Sun Aug 21, 199499DKind of team (5)Ted Fulton

1 result for SWAT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 14, 1997cryptic6AStarts from scratch, without anticipating this blow (4)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

149 results for SWAT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Nov 8, 199312DSmackDorothea E. ShippTaub
Tue Feb 23, 19931DThe Babe's sultanateStanley GlassMaleska
Fri Feb 12, 199358DClout (4)Jim PageMaleska
Thu Jun 11, 19926DHit a flyJoy L. WoukMaleska
Mon Dec 2, 199137DHit with a quick blowAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tue Oct 22, 199165ACloutElio DesiderioMaleska
Tue Oct 2, 199010ABabe Ruth's sultanateEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Aug 18, 199054DSmart blowKevin BoyleMaleska
Thu Jul 12, 199044DHit like RuthWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Wed Jun 27, 199010APolice teamMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Tue Jun 19, 199057DDo in a flyMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Thu Jan 25, 199052DThwackWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Nov 29, 198932ARuth's sultanateLouis SabinMaleska
Wed Sep 27, 198952DHit a flyWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Thu Mar 9, 19891DHit a flyBetty JorgensenMaleska
Tue Dec 20, 198852DSharp blowPeter SwiftMaleska
Thu Oct 27, 198835DHit a flyReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Fri Sep 25, 198750DSultanate of sportTom W. UnderhillMaleska
Tue Jul 28, 198710ABat a gnatElaine GeorgeMaleska
Sat Jun 27, 198757DPart of PakistanJoe ClonickMaleska
Sat Jan 10, 198710ADistrict in PakistanNancy JolineMaleska
Mon Dec 22, 198638DSultan of ___ (Babe Ruth)James R. BurnsMaleska
Mon May 26, 198643DSudden blow to a flyH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Sun May 11, 1986106DCloutVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Thu Apr 17, 198661DQuick, sharp blowLois SidwayMaleska
Thu Mar 13, 198614ASharp blowAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wed Nov 13, 198519ACloutJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Mon Sep 23, 198562DBat a gnatJudith PerryMaleska
Mon Jul 1, 198510A"Sultanate" of Babe RuthChristy RidleyMaleska
Mon Jun 17, 198510AHit a flyJonesMaleska
Tue Feb 12, 198532DHit a gnatGayle DeanMaleska
Sun Oct 28, 1984107DRuth's sultanateJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Tue Aug 14, 198457AGet rid of fliesNorman S. WizerMaleska
Wed Mar 14, 198439DQuick, sharp blowAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Fri Jan 27, 198434DDo in a flyMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Mon Nov 28, 198351DRuthian wallopJohnsonMaleska
Sun Oct 23, 1983122ACombat fliesDerrick C. NiedermanMaleska
Sun Mar 20, 19831DCatch a flyJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Mon Aug 2, 198258DWhackWhittenMaleska
Tue Jun 8, 19821D"Sultanate" of Babe RuthWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Sun Apr 4, 198224DHit a flyCharles M. DeberMaleska
Fri Jan 22, 198222ALong hitChristy RidleyMaleska
Wed Dec 16, 198143ADispatch a flyBert H. KruseMaleska
Sun Jun 21, 1981100DGet a flyBert H. KruseMaleska
Thu Jun 18, 198110ARuth's sultanateMel RosenMaleska
Sat Apr 11, 198116APolice teamJim ModneyMaleska
Sun Mar 22, 198142AGo after fliesBert H. KruseMaleska
Wed Sep 17, 198012DWhackJean J. DavisonMaleska
Wed Nov 7, 19791D"The Sultan of ___"Jeanette K. BrillMaleska
Thu Aug 16, 197958AHit a dipteranJean J. DavisonMaleska
Fri Jul 20, 197947DRuth's sultanateRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sat Jun 30, 197936DSmackJay LivingstonMaleska
Mon Feb 19, 19791ASpecial police dept. unitSamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
Wed Dec 27, 197823AGo after fliesHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Fri Jun 23, 197845ALong baseball hitHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Wed May 10, 197822ARuth's sultanateJordan S. LasherMaleska
Mon Feb 13, 197854DRuthian cloutJohnsonMaleska
Sun Oct 30, 197756APolice detail teamA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wed Oct 19, 197743ASultanate of Babe RuthSara V. TuckermanMaleska
Sun Oct 16, 197713ARuthian cloutLouis BaronMaleska
Mon Apr 25, 197745ABat a gnatSamuel H. BarkanMaleska
Sun Mar 27, 197772DBat a gnatJay SpryMaleska
Thu May 29, 19759ACloutWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sat May 4, 197433DHit hardHerb L. RisteenWeng
Wed May 1, 197455DHit hardHal R. HollingerWeng
Sun Jan 27, 197451ASultan of ___Alexander BlackWeng
Fri Nov 30, 197358DHitUnknownWeng
Fri Jul 13, 197349DHit hardUnknownWeng
Sat Jul 7, 197356DClobberUnknownWeng
Fri Jun 22, 197363ARuth's sultanateUnknownWeng
Thu May 24, 197349DSultan of ___UnknownWeng
Sun Apr 22, 1973156ASultan of ___Mel RosenWeng
Wed Jan 24, 19733DCloutUnknownWeng
Mon Jan 8, 197310ASultan of ___UnknownWeng
Fri Jun 2, 197273APakistan riverUnknownWeng
Mon Nov 29, 197110ASultan of ___UnknownWeng
Sun Oct 31, 1971111DDo in a flyThreba JohnsonWeng
Thu Oct 1, 19706ASultan of ___UnknownWeng
Thu Sep 17, 197032DBatUnknownWeng
Tue Sep 8, 197036DGo after a flyUnknownWeng
Fri Mar 6, 197059DCloutUnknownWeng
Thu Jan 15, 197062APart of PakistanUnknownWeng
Wed Dec 24, 19691ASharp blow.UnknownWeng
Wed Aug 20, 196947DBash.UnknownWeng
Thu Jul 31, 196961DOvercome a fly.UnknownWeng
Wed Feb 19, 196951DSultan of ___.UnknownWeng
Sun Feb 16, 1969140DTriple or homerHume R. CraftWeng
Thu Jul 25, 19681AKillebrew's forte.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 30, 19675ARuthian hit.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 4, 19663DW. Pakistan river.William LutwiniakFarrar
Wed May 18, 19661DBabe Ruth's kingdom.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 23, 196551AClout.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 22, 1965114AHome run: Slang.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Mar 7, 196595DPakistan province.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Thu Feb 11, 196525DClout.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 4, 196542AClobber.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 5, 196450DClout.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 22, 196432DSultan of ___.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 24, 196472ABatter's forte.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 1, 196410AHit hard.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 26, 196344DHit hard.Louise EarnestFarrar
Sun Jun 2, 1963133DHit.Kim RichmanFarrar
Tue Mar 19, 196357DBatsman's forte.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tue Mar 12, 196338DThe Babe's "kingdom."Jan and Mike DubinFarrar
Thu Sep 13, 196269AHit like Ruth.UnknownFarrar
Sat Aug 25, 19626AHit hard.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 11, 19619AHit hard.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 14, 196140DKing of ___.Louise EarnestFarrar
Tue Sep 29, 195931DBatsman's clout.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 26, 195956AClout.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 31, 195910AStrike: Slang.Mel TaubFarrar
Tue Aug 25, 195929DQuick, sharp blow: Colloq.Jan DubinFarrar
Sat May 30, 195925ABabe Ruth, "Sultan of ___."Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wed Nov 19, 195836DHit hard.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sat Aug 16, 19581AHit flies.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 6, 1958123DClout.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Mon Apr 28, 195845AClout.Sam LakeFarrar
Thu Jan 16, 195865AProvince of Pakistan.Ruth L. RutkayFarrar
Sat Sep 7, 195742AClout.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 22, 19569AClout.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sat Aug 11, 195623DClout.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sat May 26, 195614DClout.Diana SessionsFarrar
Fri Dec 16, 195563AClout.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 16, 19551AClout.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 9, 195543DFour-bagger.S. A. KayFarrar
Thu Sep 29, 19554DClout.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 7, 195464ASock.Bernice GordonFarrar
Wed Feb 10, 195462DWallop.Marian MoeserFarrar
Fri Jan 22, 195455ABabe Ruth's forte.Isaac KertFarrar
Thu Dec 10, 195319AClout.Willard JordanFarrar
Thu Nov 26, 195348DHeavy blow: Colloq.Diana SessionsFarrar
Mon Jul 13, 195339DSlug.Bernice GordonFarrar
Tue May 19, 195361AMickey Mantle's mighty blow.M. S. ManningFarrar
Fri Apr 3, 195337DHit a fly.Roberta MorseFarrar
Mon Oct 27, 19521DHit a fly.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 10, 195245AHard hit.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 17, 195225AHit a fly.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 2, 195259AStrategic move against mosquitoes.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 19, 195228AHit energetically: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 15, 195250AWhat Babe Ruth was Sultan of.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 13, 195298ARiver in Pakistan.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Mon Dec 3, 195158ABabe Ruth's sultanate.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 23, 195139AResounding slap.Israel GitterFarrar
Tue Sep 4, 195110ASultanate challenged by Gil Hodges.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 18, 195113DRuth's Sultanate.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 6, 195140ARuth's sultanate.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Sep 10, 1950108DHit: Colloq.D. G. CaywoodFarrar
Sun Mar 25, 1945106DHit hard.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Mar 7, 1943100DMoslem of Northwest frontier province, India.P. Joseph LamannaFarrar