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145 results for TABOO

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Jan 3, 201714AEating pork, to an observant Jew or MuslimMichael Shteyman
Fri Jul 15, 201620DShaving the beard with a razor, in Jewish lawMatt Ginsberg
Tue May 31, 20167DNo-no (9)Sarah Keller
Mon May 16, 20166DOff-limits (5)Sam Buchbinder
Sun May 15, 201622AOut of boundsPatrick Berry
Sun May 8, 201654DProscribed (3)David J. Kahn
Fri Apr 29, 201645ADouble-dipping, e.g.Andrew Kingsley
Mon Feb 15, 201650DOff-limits (5)David J. Kahn
Thu Feb 11, 201638DGifting someone with a clock in China, e.g.Zhouqin Burnikel
Wed Jan 13, 201633ADon't do it (2)Jeremy Newton
Wed Feb 11, 20158DVerboten (4)Will Treece
Tue Jan 13, 201544AEating non-halal, to MuslimsMichael Blake
Sun Aug 31, 201416DProhibited (2)Joel Fagliano
Wed Jun 4, 201429ASee circled lettersJim Hilger
Sat Jul 27, 201328AProscribed (3)John Lieb and David Quarfoot
Fri Jul 5, 20135DBanned (2)Paula Gamache
Thu Nov 22, 201232DDon't (2)Joel Fagliano
Wed Aug 8, 201218AIt's just not donePeter A. Collins
Tue May 10, 201134AVerboten (4)Alan Arbesfeld
Wed Jan 5, 201125DLike cannibalism, e.g.Mr. Ed Sessa
Tue Dec 7, 201024DVerboten (4)Andrea Carla Michaels and Kent Clayton
Mon Jul 26, 201061AEating pork, to an observant 60-AcrossJanet R. Bender
Tue Jun 1, 20101ANo-no (9)Sarah Keller
Tue Jan 26, 201031ABurping in public, e.g.Paula Gamache
Wed Jun 11, 200820ANo-no (9)Daniel Kantor
Sun Mar 9, 200852AOff-limits (5)Patrick Berry
Thu Aug 9, 200748ADon't do it (2)Tyler Hinman
Tue Jul 3, 20071AIt's a no-no (3)Norma Johnson
Tue Jan 23, 200712DJust not done (3)Timothy Powell
Mon Oct 30, 200632DJust not done (3)Nancy Salomon
Sun Oct 29, 200671AImpermissibleElizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Jul 17, 20069AIt's a no-no (3)Larry Paul
Mon Aug 30, 200415AOff-limits (5)Jeffrey Harris
Sun Jan 11, 200436DSomething to avoidAlan Arbesfeld
Sun Dec 21, 200332DOff-limits (5)Frances Hansen
Thu Dec 4, 200317ADon't (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Feb 20, 200318ASomething not to talk aboutPeter Sarrett
Mon Oct 28, 200211DForbidden (3)Randy Sowell
Mon Feb 11, 200223ANo-no (9)Peter Gordon
Thu Mar 29, 20015AIt's nothing to speak ofWilliam I. Johnston
Sun Jan 7, 200127AProscribed (3)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Dec 10, 2000105DBanRich Norris
Sun Nov 5, 2000113AJust not done (3)Michael S. Maurer
Wed Nov 24, 199915ANo-no (9)Greg Staples
Mon May 3, 199927DNo-no (9)Nancy Kavanaugh
Sun Sep 6, 199896DProhibited (2)Rich Norris
Mon May 11, 199816ANo-no (9)Gregory E. Paul
Mon Mar 30, 19981AMajor no-noElizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Oct 20, 199715ANo-no (9)Peter Gordon
Tue Oct 14, 199725DPork, to a Jew, e.g.Robert Malinow
Mon May 19, 199715AIt's a no-no (3)Fred Piscop
Wed Jan 29, 199760AForbidden (3)R. Hughes
Mon Dec 2, 19961DForbidden (3)D. L. Wilk
Sun Nov 3, 1996100AProhibitionM. Nosowsky
Thu Oct 31, 199638DThou-shalt-notL. Sidway
Sat Sep 7, 19967DBanned (2)B. White
Mon Apr 3, 199537AVerboten (4)Randall J. Hartman
Mon Aug 29, 199448DNo-no (9)Mary Derderian Brown

1 result for TABOO from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 29, 2000cryptic15ANot allowed to hit back two balls? (5)Mike Selinker

86 results for TABOO from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Oct 31, 199316DForbiddenAlfio MicciTaub
Mon Aug 9, 199326DForbiddenMorton B. BraunMaleska
Sun May 30, 199384ABannedA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thu Aug 27, 199238ANo-noManny NosowskyMaleska
Mon Dec 23, 199123AProhibitionWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Sat Mar 16, 199150DNo-noCharles E. GerschMaleska
Wed Aug 10, 198816AVerbotenNancy JolineMaleska
Sat Jul 30, 19889ASocial prohibitionKenneth WitteMaleska
Sun Aug 23, 198757AProscribedJim PageMaleska
Sat Jul 4, 198728AGroup no-noSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon Dec 8, 198613ABanSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thu Nov 20, 198638DVerbotenEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Mar 22, 198615AInviolablePatterson PeppleMaleska
Wed Jan 8, 198610DSocial restraintJudith PerryMaleska
Wed Nov 20, 198554DForbiddenWilliam JarvisMaleska
Fri Aug 23, 198515ASocial restraintRobert KatzMaleska
Fri Apr 26, 198540AProscriptionWilliam CanineMaleska
Sat Jun 18, 198320AVerbotenEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun May 22, 198365AForbiddenDerrick C. NiedermanMaleska
Tue May 10, 198326AForbiddenErnst TheimerMaleska
Sun Apr 10, 1983114AProhibitedPeter G. SnowMaleska
Thu Feb 24, 198323AVerbotenEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon Feb 21, 198346AProhibitionPeter G. SnowMaleska
Tue Dec 28, 19822DProhibitMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Mon Nov 29, 198210DBanLois SidwayMaleska
Sun Sep 12, 198243DForbiddenBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Tue Aug 24, 198229DProhibitChristy RidleyMaleska
Tue Aug 17, 198253DRestrictionMargettsMaleska
Sat Jun 27, 198121DProscriptionTap OsbornMaleska
Thu Jan 15, 198126DBannedSara V. TuckermanMaleska
Sat Aug 2, 198034DProhibitionKathryn RighterMaleska
Thu Mar 6, 198036DConventional prohibitionC. J. AngioMaleska
Tue Dec 18, 197943DBanSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri Oct 26, 197918AProscribedMorton BraunMaleska
Sun Sep 16, 197927AOff-limitsMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Mon Aug 27, 197942AOff limitsMeunierMaleska
Sun Mar 12, 197880DProscribedWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tue May 3, 197732AForbiddenAlice H. KaufmanMaleska
Sun Oct 10, 197670DUnauthorizedWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Fri Apr 18, 197528DProhibitedAllan BlackmanWeng
Sat Apr 12, 197514ABannedSara V. TuckermanWeng
Wed Jun 5, 197428DNot allowedWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tue Apr 2, 19745DVerbotenTap OsbornWeng
Thu Dec 6, 19736DProhibitionUnknownWeng
Thu Nov 1, 197315AForbiddenUnknownWeng
Sat Oct 6, 197339ABannedUnknownWeng
Mon Oct 23, 197234AForbiddenUnknownWeng
Sun Aug 13, 1972105AForbiddenBetty LearyWeng
Sun Mar 12, 197221ABarredAnthony MorseWeng
Mon Sep 14, 197014APrescribedUnknownWeng
Mon Mar 2, 197026DVerbotenLouise EarnestWeng
Tue Sep 9, 19692DProhibition.UnknownWeng
Thu May 15, 196939AInterdiction.UnknownWeng
Wed Jun 19, 19686DInterdiction.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 12, 1968100ANot allowed.Arnold MossFarrar
Wed Dec 7, 196614AProhibition.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 19, 196616AUntouchable.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 11, 196613DForbidden.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 24, 19652DNot sanctioned.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 20, 196514AForbidden.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 14, 196416AInterdiction.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 2, 196312DAboriginal interdiction.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Mon Nov 11, 196315AProscribed.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Sun Sep 16, 1962122ANot allowed.Anthony MorseFarrar
Sun Jun 3, 1962108AProhibition.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Fri Apr 20, 196239DProhibited.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Sat Jul 8, 196111DSocial prohibition.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 20, 196050AForbidden.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Jan 24, 1960135DVerboten.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sat Nov 15, 19581DProhibited.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed Aug 20, 195816AProhibit.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Fri Jul 11, 195851DInterdiction.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Dec 4, 195714AVerboten.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 26, 195735AOut of bounds.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun Jun 30, 195781AForbidden.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tue Nov 13, 195653DInterdiction.Dorothy E. SmithFarrar
Thu Jul 19, 195611DDon't touch!.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat May 12, 195612AForbidden by tradition.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sun Oct 2, 195524AImpermissible.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Aug 7, 195550DForbid.Harold T. BersFarrar
Tue Dec 28, 195416AProhibited.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 13, 19549DForbidden.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed Jul 7, 195426DForbidden.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Nov 22, 195392AForbidden.W. E. JonesFarrar
Fri Sep 11, 195313AForbidden by tradition.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sun May 6, 1945101AHands off!C. W. CrossFarrar