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213 Results for SWAT

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

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

1 result for SWAT from Variety puzzles.

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

149 results for SWAT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

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

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