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22 results for TAPERED

8 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for TAPERED.

DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Feb 24, 201644DLike the pointed end of a pencilRuth Bloomfield Margolin
Sun Mar 9, 20149DGot to the point?Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sat Dec 17, 201150ALike stocking capsTom Heilman
Sun Jan 30, 2011113AThinned outKevin G. Der and Jessica A. Hui
Fri Dec 12, 200813DGetting to the point?Mike Nothnagel
Tue Sep 7, 200422ANarrowedSarah Keller
Sat Sep 18, 199938ALike chopsticksJoe DiPietro
Thu Sep 18, 19975DLike some jeans legsCathy Millhauser

1 result for TAPERED from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Apr 11, 2004cryptic1DStuff that's sticky and red, like chopsticks (7)Fraser Simpson

13 results for TAPERED from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Oct 20, 199321AAnagram of RED TAPENancy Scandrett RossTaub
Thu Oct 15, 199221ALike most toothpicks or steeplesNorma SteinbergMaleska
Thu Oct 10, 199136DDiminished graduallyWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Fri Mar 16, 199035DLike the TrylonWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Sep 16, 198122ASpirelikeJohn GreenmanMaleska
Wed Nov 3, 197641DDecreased graduallyMarie WestWeng
Wed Mar 19, 197536ALike a pyramidDiana SessionsWeng
Wed Nov 11, 196438DDiminished slowly.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 17, 196240D___ off (stopped gradually).UnknownFarrar
Sun May 5, 195788DDiminished.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thu Mar 5, 195317ASmaller toward the end.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 11, 195294DPyramidical.Hilda E. AllenFarrar
Sun Feb 15, 194256DLessened gradually.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar