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134 results for TAINT

38 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Aug 15, 201852DCorrupt (9)Kathy Wienberg
Sun Jun 5, 201696DPolluteTom McCoy
Wed Feb 24, 201618AMake impureRuth Bloomfield Margolin
Thu Oct 22, 201543AAdulterateTracy Gray
Sat Mar 31, 201252DDirtyScott Atkinson
Tue Aug 9, 201152DCorrupt (9)Tony Orbach
Sun May 1, 201192ACorrupt (9)Xan Vongsathorn
Sat Nov 14, 200917ASpoil (2)Joe Krozel
Fri Mar 27, 200931ASully (6)Paula Gamache
Sat Dec 27, 200843AOpposite of purifyKaren M. Tracey
Tue Aug 5, 200867ABesmirchjoon and caroline pahk
Wed Sep 26, 200736DSully (6)Lee Glickstein and Craig Kasper
Sun Jul 16, 200685AOld-fashioned contractionAshish Vengsarkar
Sun May 15, 200533DCorrupt (9)Patrick Berry
Sat Dec 18, 200448DTrace of dishonorDana Motley
Sun Oct 10, 200479DPoisonElizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Feb 17, 200439ASlangy denialBob Frank and Nancy Salomon
Fri Nov 14, 200348AInfectMyles Callum
Sun Apr 20, 200373ACorrupt (9)Bill Zais
Wed Dec 18, 200219A"___ funny, McGee!"Merle Baker
Sun Nov 24, 2002100DSully (6)Nancy Salomon and Lee Glickstein
Sat Dec 29, 200119ACorrupt (9)Bob Peoples
Tue Nov 21, 200045ARejoinder to "'Tis!"Robert Zimmerman
Wed May 10, 200050DSully (6)Zack Butler
Sat Apr 1, 200019ATarnishManny Nosowsky
Sat Mar 11, 200025ACorrupt (9)Randolph Ross
Fri Jul 2, 199936DDespoilRandolph Ross
Mon Nov 16, 199852DCorrupt (9)Nancy Salomon and Bob Frank
Sun Jun 14, 199827ADiscreditManny Nosowsky
Mon Jun 1, 199864ASlight contaminationEvie Eysenburg
Thu Jan 8, 199853DSully (6)Nancy S. Ross
Sat Mar 29, 199746D"___ so!" (2)Fran and Lou Sabin
Tue Oct 22, 199636A"___ so!" (2)E. Quigley
Sat Apr 1, 199517ASlangy contractionFred Piscop
Thu Nov 10, 199417DSully (6)Alfio Micci
Mon Oct 24, 199429AHint of scandalSidney L. Robbins
Sun Sep 25, 19941ACorrupt (9)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Sun Feb 27, 199431ASpoil (2)Bette Sue Cohen

96 results for TAINT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Jun 5, 199328DCorruptTap OsbornMaleska
Mon Apr 19, 199322AVitiateAlex F. BlackMaleska
Mon Apr 12, 199314AContaminateBernice GordonMaleska
Fri Jan 24, 199232DSullyErnie FurtadoMaleska
Sun Jan 5, 1992105AContaminateJim PageMaleska
Sun Mar 3, 19911ASpoilRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Sun Dec 9, 199058A"But never ___ my love": Shak.Dorothea E. ShippMaleska
Fri May 5, 198929DCorruptArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Mon Mar 13, 19898DContaminateAsnasMaleska
Tue Jan 10, 198944ABesmirchMary M. MurdochMaleska
Sun Jan 8, 198948DSullyRichard SilvestriMaleska
Wed Nov 16, 198858ASullyBetty JorgensenMaleska
Tue Mar 24, 198731DSullyLouis SabinMaleska
Sat Dec 6, 198654AContaminatePeter G. SnowMaleska
Sun Jun 22, 1986111AVitiateMary M. MurdochMaleska
Tue Apr 9, 198548DInfect or spoilH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Sat Dec 15, 198438AMake noxiousJames BarrickMaleska
Sun Oct 2, 198389AContaminateRichard SilvestriMaleska
Wed Sep 7, 19839DInfectJohn GreenmanMaleska
Thu Jun 16, 198330DContaminateJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Wed Mar 10, 198256ASmirchI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sun Sep 27, 198150DBesmirchHume R. CraftMaleska
Sun Jun 7, 198137AVitiateE.T.M.Maleska
Tue May 5, 198140D"___ funny, McGee"JankeMaleska
Wed Feb 11, 198117ASullyWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Jan 8, 198147ACorruptBernice GordonMaleska
Tue May 6, 198029DCorruptHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Feb 10, 198021A'Tisn't's vulgar cousinLouis BaronMaleska
Mon Feb 4, 198054ACorruptHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Fri Mar 23, 197926DBesmirchTap OsbornMaleska
Sat Aug 5, 197855AStigmatizeWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Jul 9, 197894ACorruptHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Thu Apr 20, 197830DBlemishKathryn RighterMaleska
Sun Mar 26, 197890APolluteA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wed Nov 30, 197725DCorruptLouis BaronMaleska
Sun Oct 30, 197730DMake noxiousA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wed Aug 10, 197734ABesmirchHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Fri Apr 1, 197716AContaminateJordan S. LasherMaleska
Tue Mar 23, 197661AOpposite of 'tisMartin BryanWeng
Wed Oct 1, 197529D"___ so!" (not true)Marie WestWeng
Sat Sep 20, 197522DContaminateA. J. SantoraWeng
Mon Dec 30, 197411DCorruptLeonard SussmanWeng
Tue May 8, 197331DVitiateUnknownWeng
Sat Apr 14, 197318AStainUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 31, 1972139ASullyFrances HansenWeng
Sun Oct 29, 197289DStigmatizeJoseph LaFauciWeng
Mon Apr 24, 197229DSullyUnknownWeng
Thu Mar 2, 197267ABesmirchUnknownWeng
Sun Jan 23, 197271AStainNancy S. RossWeng
Sun Dec 26, 197157DOpposite of 'tisRobert Vaux RoopWeng
Sat May 22, 19716DSullyUnknownWeng
Tue Sep 15, 19706DSullyUnknownWeng
Mon Aug 24, 197030DContaminateUnknownWeng
Sun May 17, 1970103DSpoilBruce R. ShawWeng
Wed Apr 15, 197019DBlemishUnknownWeng
Tue Dec 16, 196963ACorrupt.UnknownWeng
Sat Oct 19, 196840DCorrupt.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 6, 196860DBlemishSidney LambertFarrar
Wed Mar 1, 196718DStain.George LaczkoFarrar
Thu Jan 12, 196762ASpoil.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sat Sep 24, 196661ASmirch.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 16, 196621AContaminate.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 28, 196526ASully.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 28, 19654DBlot.Will WengFarrar
Wed Oct 16, 196331DSpoil.Michael DubinFarrar
Wed Jan 9, 19636DOne way to say "It isn't."Louise EarnestFarrar
Sun Sep 9, 196244AInfect.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thu Aug 31, 196148ASpoil.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 10, 196161ASpoil.UnknownFarrar
Sat Aug 13, 196034DSpoil.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 1, 19601AContaminate.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 22, 196011DSpoil.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 27, 195928AStain.Christine ValenceFarrar
Mon Jan 19, 195948DBesmirch.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thu Sep 25, 195855DCorrupt.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 23, 195875DSully.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Sep 17, 195718DBesmirch.Helen BernardFarrar
Tue May 21, 195749DSpoil.Geraldine KingFarrar
Mon Apr 15, 195719AContamination.Roberta MorseFarrar
Tue Sep 25, 195629DTrace of evil.Madeline CorseFarrar
Thu Sep 6, 195630AContaminate.Sidney LambertFarrar
Fri Dec 9, 195514AOne way of saying "It is not."UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 27, 195534ASully.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tue Feb 15, 195533DBlemish.Alice SkodzusFarrar
Sun Aug 1, 195445AVitiate.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Jul 29, 195444AContaminate.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Mon May 10, 195438ACorrupt.Albert BlumFarrar
Sat Dec 19, 195365AColloquial opposite of 'tis.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
Wed Aug 19, 195328DA touch of dishonor.M. S. ManningFarrar
Sun Nov 2, 1952115DBlemish.Charles CrossFarrar
Sat Sep 13, 195230DSpot or stain.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 7, 195128DSully.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 28, 195128D'Tisn't.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 17, 1944129ACorrupt.Betty C. CrismanFarrar
Sun May 7, 194453DBlemish.Louis ShieldsFarrar
Sun Mar 15, 1942113AGerm of decay.Marie C. FrenchFarrar