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258 Results for TAIL

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, May 31, 201726DWord before (or synonymous with) endJacob Stulberg
Wednesday, February 8, 201735DMeaty lobster partNed White
Monday, September 12, 201619ABushy part of a squirrelVictor Fleming and Andrea Carla Michaels
Sunday, July 3, 201620DFollow (9)Samuel A. Donaldson
Saturday, February 27, 201663AShadow (13)Julian Lim
Wednesday, December 2, 201564AShadow (13)Alan Arbesfeld
Tuesday, August 25, 20157DFollow around, as a detective mightJohn E. Bennett
Wednesday, May 13, 201531APrehensile ___Jeffrey Wechsler
Thursday, March 5, 201560DFollow (9)Jim Peredo
Thursday, November 13, 201411DShadow (13)Tracy Gray
Saturday, November 8, 201424AIt's turned before boltingBarry C. Silk
Sunday, June 22, 20141DDangerous part of an alligatorElizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, October 26, 201366AApe's lackBarry C. Silk
Sunday, August 25, 201360DCow's fly swatter (2)Victor Barocas
Wednesday, July 3, 20131ASucculent lobster piecePamela Klawitter
Monday, June 3, 201361APart that wagsJohn Lampkin
Monday, November 26, 201262DHomophone for 57-DownEd Sessa
Sunday, November 4, 201289ASpy, at timesBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, October 3, 201237ASee 35-AcrossGary Cee
Sunday, October 16, 201144DFollow (9)Joel Fagliano
Saturday, October 8, 201143AEnd of the lionTim Croce
Sunday, August 14, 201140DComet partPaula Gamache
Thursday, April 28, 201161AFollow (9)Gary Cee
Monday, January 3, 201160DShowy peacock featureIan Livengood
Wednesday, December 16, 200951DApt attachment to the ends of 30-, 37-, 59- and 62-AcrossDavid J. Kahn
Monday, December 7, 200941APeacock's distinctive featureEd Sessa
Sunday, August 23, 200992AShadow (13)Phil Ruzbarsky
Wednesday, April 22, 200938DFollowing detectiveDaniel A. Finan
Monday, March 2, 200950AWhat you might catch a tiger by, in a sayingLynn Lempel
Tuesday, November 18, 200832DFollower, as in espionageRichard Chisholm
Monday, September 29, 200824DHead's opposite (2)Sharon Delorme
Sunday, June 8, 200899AShadow (13)Will Nediger
Monday, June 2, 200854DWhat a donkey gets at a children's partyBarry Boone
Tuesday, March 18, 200855AFollow closely (3)David Pringle
Tuesday, February 12, 200851DFollow, as a suspectDeb Amlen
Thursday, June 28, 200726DDetective, at times (4)Joseph Crowley
Saturday, June 24, 200639AShadow (13)Harvey Estes
Wednesday, January 18, 200611DCaboose, e.g.Sheldon Benardo
Tuesday, October 25, 200541DFollow closely (3)Kurt Mengel and Jan-Michele Gianette
Monday, September 5, 200536AComet featureLynn Lempel
Wednesday, August 31, 200534AInvestigator, at timesAlan Arbesfeld
Wednesday, October 20, 200444AKite part (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, October 9, 200449DDetective, at times (4)Byron Walden
Sunday, June 20, 200462AMermaid feature (2)Manny Nosowsky
Saturday, May 29, 200436DFinal portionPatrick Berry
Monday, March 22, 200452AKite part (2)Kyle Mahowald
Sunday, January 25, 20046ABehindHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, January 18, 2004112AShadow (13)Arlan and Linda Bushman
Monday, December 29, 200323APeacock's pride (2)Gregory E. Paul
Saturday, September 13, 20035DDetective, at times (4)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Thursday, November 14, 200219AIt may be dockedPaula Gamache
Tuesday, November 5, 200214ASite of the 9-Across on an old nickelFred Piscop
Sunday, October 27, 200252ADetective, at times (4)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Tuesday, July 16, 200254DFollow (9)Ed Early
Monday, December 10, 200135ALobster partGregory E. Paul
Sunday, May 20, 200196ASurveil, in a wayAlan Arbesfeld
Wednesday, November 22, 200066ALobster servingFred Piscop
Tuesday, September 19, 200052DFollow furtivelyMyles Callum
Thursday, July 20, 200021AShadow (13)Bonnie S. Prystowsky
Thursday, July 29, 199910ALobster orderDavid J. Kahn
Wednesday, July 21, 199934ADinosaur's weaponNoah Dephoure
Tuesday, July 20, 199937AShadow (13)Joy L. Wouk
Sunday, April 4, 199926APlane sectionRichard Silvestri
Monday, November 16, 199840DFollow closely (3)Nancy Salomon and Bob Frank
Thursday, September 10, 199842DDeer's scutChristopher Hurt
Wednesday, March 11, 199815ACow's flyswatter (2)Bette Sue Cohen
Thursday, December 11, 199748DShadow (13)Trip Payne
Monday, September 8, 199738DMermaid feature (2)Robert Goldberg
Tuesday, August 19, 199726DPeacock's pride (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, June 10, 199718DParty game pin-onFred Piscop
Thursday, September 5, 199624AShadow (13)C. Millhauser
Monday, August 26, 199611DHead's opposite (2)G. E. Paul
Monday, February 26, 199666AFollow (9)N. Steinberg
Sunday, October 29, 199519AFlyswatter, of a sortMaura B. Jacobson
Sunday, October 22, 1995125AManx's lackMatt Gaffney
Wednesday, October 18, 199569AShadow (13)Nancy S. Ross
Tuesday, September 19, 199548AWaggin' partJanet R. Bender
Tuesday, February 14, 199565AFollow (9)Randy Sowell
Thursday, November 17, 199412DFollow (9)Rich Norris
Wednesday, April 20, 199440DFollow (9)Walter Webb
Friday, April 1, 199423AKind of finStanley Newman
Sunday, February 27, 199465ADog, in a wayBette Sue Cohen
Sunday, January 9, 199451DBedogMel Rosen
Tuesday, November 23, 19931DShadow (13)Lois Sidway

3 results for TAIL from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
February 5, 2012cryptic12ABack story given a recitation (4)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
July 12, 2009diagramless39DKite partJim Hyres
October 9, 2005panda58DA lit endMel Taub

171 results for TAIL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Monday, August 30, 199356DWag source?Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, July 14, 19938DFollowWalter CovellMaleska
Tuesday, June 22, 199312DFollowMorton B. BraunMaleska
Monday, May 10, 199342DFollow closelyMary S. SnyderMaleska
Thursday, January 21, 199357DScut, for oneEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thursday, November 19, 199211DPlay the private eyeTap OsbornMaleska
Wednesday, October 9, 199145DShadowBernice GordonMaleska
Wednesday, April 10, 199137DShadowWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Tuesday, January 1, 199142AFollow a suspectFred TooleMaleska
Wednesday, October 3, 199052DPeacock's prideLois SidwayMaleska
Thursday, September 13, 199034AScut, e.g.Wilson McBeathMaleska
Thursday, July 19, 199062AHoundEli WesoffMaleska
Sunday, May 27, 199061AShadowShirley SolowayMaleska
Thursday, May 17, 199030DShadowRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sunday, February 18, 199046DWhat a Manx cat lacksJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tuesday, January 9, 199057DKite partAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, December 3, 198910AShadowMary M. MurdochMaleska
Wednesday, September 6, 198957DShadowLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, February 5, 198923ACaudaVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Saturday, December 17, 198843APlace for a parlor-game pinBert RosenfieldMaleska
Thursday, November 10, 198818AType of coat or windKenneth WitteMaleska
Sunday, October 2, 198892DShadowJudson G. TrentMaleska
Monday, October 19, 198736DShadower in a whodunitChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Wednesday, September 2, 198736AFollowHarold B. CountsMaleska
Tuesday, February 24, 198754AThis is possibly prehensileJudson G. TrentMaleska
Monday, February 2, 198742AFollow closelyJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wednesday, December 31, 198623DFollow closelyChristy RidleyMaleska
Tuesday, October 21, 198643DShadowVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Saturday, August 23, 198612DCaudaJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sunday, June 15, 198676ACaudaRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sunday, March 2, 198617DShadowBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Saturday, December 7, 198546AComet's appendageGayle DeanMaleska
Sunday, July 7, 1985134AShadowRichard SilvestriMaleska
Monday, May 27, 198519ACow's fly swatterJonesMaleska
Saturday, April 20, 198537ASpy, sometimesRobert KatzMaleska
Friday, November 23, 198428DShadowJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Tuesday, August 7, 198466APlane sectionNancy McCarthyMaleska
Saturday, July 28, 198418DFollowJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sunday, June 24, 19849AKite adjunctAlfio MicciMaleska
Wednesday, March 14, 198458ACaudal appendageAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Monday, March 12, 198454AFollowJohnsonMaleska
Tuesday, February 21, 198422DAppendageNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tuesday, February 14, 198434ARaccoon featureJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Tuesday, February 7, 198447DKind of end or spinVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Friday, February 3, 198453DShadowPeter SwiftMaleska
Tuesday, December 6, 198341AWord with pipe or spinArnold MossMaleska
Thursday, October 13, 198350DPlane partWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, July 5, 198364AFollow closelyBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Thursday, January 6, 198318DFollowWhittenMaleska
Wednesday, December 15, 198219AWord with spin or windJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Monday, July 5, 198251DFollowWhittenMaleska
Tuesday, June 29, 198210AFollowArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sunday, February 28, 1982104AShadowBert RosenfieldMaleska
Monday, November 16, 198119DWord with gate or lightJohnsonMaleska
Monday, October 12, 198148DKind of windC. J. AngioMaleska
Monday, February 2, 198144DWord after pigC. J. AngioMaleska
Friday, October 31, 198039DItem to pin on the donkeyC. J. AngioMaleska
Saturday, September 27, 198044DKind of light or gateJim ModneyMaleska
Tuesday, August 12, 198061AFido's waggerJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, April 17, 19804AFollowA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, March 3, 198051DComet featureHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, July 23, 197892DShadowJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Thursday, July 20, 197850DShadowWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, May 21, 197860DManx's missing partElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Tuesday, February 21, 197855DJet part, usually for smokersEli WesoffMaleska
Saturday, November 19, 197754AWord with spin or lightHenry HookMaleska
Sunday, July 31, 19774DFollowTom MixonMaleska
Sunday, April 24, 1977110DFollowA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, December 6, 197658DShadowMichael W. MillerWeng
Sunday, October 24, 197647DLight or spinJohn WilligWeng
Tuesday, September 28, 197612DCoat or catMel RosenWeng
Tuesday, June 8, 197623AKind of spinBert BeamanWeng
Wednesday, March 31, 197658DKangaroo featureDeWitt AndersonWeng
Thursday, October 30, 197554DBob or catOlga KowalsWeng
Friday, October 17, 197557DFollowAlfio MicciWeng
Sunday, September 21, 197560ADove or cottonBill HartmanWeng
Saturday, August 2, 197548DFollowHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Thursday, May 8, 197518DSwallow or ponyMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Wednesday, January 15, 197514ACow's flyswatterElaine D. SchorrWeng
Monday, July 29, 197460DShadowJay SpryWeng
Monday, June 3, 197446APlace for some saltG. Gordon CookWeng
Tuesday, April 9, 197417AShadowAndrew LeskoWeng
Tuesday, April 2, 197459DShadowTap OsbornWeng
Monday, January 21, 197414AKangaroo featureCarl H. WinstonWeng
Monday, September 17, 197338AScutUnknownWeng
Sunday, September 3, 19721DKind of backJack RosenthalWeng
Monday, July 10, 19727DFollowUnknownWeng
Tuesday, July 4, 197246DDonkey pinupUnknownWeng
Monday, April 24, 197250DEmpennageUnknownWeng
Saturday, November 6, 197146DKite partUnknownWeng
Wednesday, August 18, 197118DShadowUnknownWeng
Tuesday, January 26, 197164AFox's prideUnknownWeng
Wednesday, September 30, 197024AWhat a Manx lacksUnknownWeng
Sunday, September 27, 1970106DComet partKeith BlakeWeng
Saturday, April 11, 19705AShadowUnknownWeng
Monday, July 28, 196936DFollow.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, June 25, 196926AFly chaser of sorts.UnknownWeng
Sunday, June 22, 196975DPart of a cometEileen BushWeng
Wednesday, January 15, 196921DFollow.UnknownWeng
Saturday, July 20, 196818DShadow: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 11, 19683DShadow.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 16, 196848DShirt part.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 15, 196754DPart of a kite.Jean ReedFarrar
Thursday, November 24, 196647DShadow.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 28, 196610ATrain.UnknownFarrar
Friday, December 24, 196529DPeacock's pride.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 19, 196571DKite part.Anne FoxFarrar
Sunday, May 23, 196597AAppendage.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Thursday, April 22, 196533AAppendage.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 7, 19652DKinkajou's special feature.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 10, 196560ACauda.UnknownFarrar
Monday, February 8, 196531AComet's train.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 28, 196554DWhat gumshoes do.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 15, 19645AShirt part.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 7, 196453DScut.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 24, 196417AKinkajou's feature.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 26, 1964132DShirt part.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Wednesday, June 10, 196435DPeacock's pride.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 25, 196449AShadow: Colloq.Jean ReedFarrar
Sunday, December 16, 196283DPlane part.Mary GrowFarrar
Friday, November 30, 196253DPeacock's pride.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 12, 196250ACatkin.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 13, 196226DKinkajou's special feature.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 4, 196227DScut.Louis SabinFarrar
Monday, April 30, 196219DPart of a kite.Helen FasuloFarrar
Thursday, February 22, 196255AKite's appendage.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Sunday, February 18, 196253DScut.Lois HillisFarrar
Wednesday, May 3, 196158AScut.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 24, 196019APart of a kite.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 18, 196056AFollow: Slang.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 28, 196052APart of a shirt.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 1, 195934DManx cat's lack.Charles GerschFarrar
Wednesday, September 23, 195924DCaudal appendage.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 6, 1959123DEnd.Anthony MorseFarrar
Saturday, May 30, 19591DComet's train.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thursday, February 26, 19594DPony ___.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thursday, July 24, 195847DBeaver's useful appendage.Lois HillisFarrar
Friday, March 14, 195847AShadow: Slang.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 1, 195764DStraggle.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thursday, January 17, 195723A___ lamp.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, September 30, 1956135ALong braid.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Sunday, December 25, 195530AKinkajou's specialty.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Monday, August 1, 195552DShadow: Slang.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 14, 195555APart of an aircraft.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, April 10, 195414ATake-off and landing part of new plane.Marian MoeserFarrar
Saturday, April 3, 195449DPart of a plane.Israel GitterFarrar
Friday, January 22, 195435DKinkajou's special feature.Isaac KertFarrar
Wednesday, January 6, 195435APart of a plane.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 4, 195459DLarge part of a polliwog.M. S. ManningFarrar
Monday, September 7, 195356AStylish effect in a hair-do.Ethel Le StrangeFarrar
Sunday, July 19, 1953113DTag.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, May 31, 195356AFollow.Israel GitterFarrar
Saturday, May 30, 195318DStem of a note.Isaac KertFarrar
Sunday, August 31, 195248AFollow closely.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, July 23, 195238DDog's means of expression.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 26, 195221DOccasional dog-wagger.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 20, 195237DAlmost all of a polliwog.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 10, 195252DSetter's flag.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 21, 195248AConclusion.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 5, 195133DPart of a plane.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 30, 195121AAttribute of the "talking Francis."UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 17, 195190DFollows close.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, April 1, 1951127DShadow: Slang.Israel GitterFarrar
Wednesday, January 31, 195167ANebulous train of a comet.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, November 19, 195015DShadow: Slang.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sunday, October 17, 194866DExtremity.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, October 14, 194533ACaudal appendage.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, November 14, 194371ALocation of a Fortress gunner.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, October 24, 1943132ACaudal appendage.Archie KreilingFarrar
Sunday, May 30, 1943108DPart of a plane of which Flying Fortress has one, Liberator two.William SchoppFarrar
Sunday, March 28, 194386AJoin on at the end.Helen SmathersFarrar

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