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192 results for TAUT

55 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Friday, April 7, 201722ALike a well-written thrillerPatrick Berry
Wednesday, September 14, 20164DReady to snap, maybeDan Schoenholz
Wednesday, August 17, 201659ALacking slack (5)Mark McClain
Saturday, March 5, 20161ALike a drumheadRoland Huget
Monday, August 24, 201542AStretched tight (3)Lynn Lempel
Monday, August 17, 201556DLike a rope during a tug-of-war matchAndrea Carla Michaels
Thursday, March 5, 201523ALike faces after face-liftsJim Peredo
Monday, November 10, 201411DStretched tight (3)Bruce Haight
Friday, August 8, 201447DLike a guitar stringBruce Haight
Sunday, April 27, 2014101DNot relaxedJohn Lampkin
Sunday, March 9, 201448DPulled tight (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, November 17, 201369AHaving little giveJulian Lim
Saturday, May 26, 201252AAllowing no playPeter Wentz
Tuesday, May 15, 201247AStretched to the maxSusan Gelfand
Friday, February 3, 201262AUnder tensionJoel Kaplow
Wednesday, August 3, 201169ATensedPaul Guttormsson
Sunday, February 13, 2011112DStrained (2)Ian Livengood
Monday, November 8, 201019DFully stretched (2)John Dunn
Monday, September 20, 201048ATense (2)Bernice Gordon
Saturday, September 18, 201021AStrained (2)Natan Last, Brown University '12
Sunday, October 4, 20094DStretched to the limitTodd McClary
Monday, May 26, 200824AWithout slack (2)Mark Sherwood
Tuesday, July 31, 200749ALacking slack (5)Allan E. Parrish
Thursday, May 31, 200732DLike guitar stringsWilliam F. Stephens
Wednesday, May 23, 200722DLacking slack (5)Bruce Venzke and Stella Daily
Wednesday, February 28, 20077DLike a trampoline's surfaceElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, November 12, 2006110DStretched (2)Patrick Berry
Monday, October 2, 200611DDrawn tight (3)Harvey Estes
Thursday, August 10, 200642AFully stretched (2)Todd McClary
Monday, November 7, 200532DStretched tight (3)Jay Livingston
Saturday, September 17, 200533AEx-lax? (2)Rich Norris
Sunday, July 3, 200528AUnlooseElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, April 13, 200544AWithout wrinklesAllan E. Parrish
Monday, November 1, 200446ALacking slack (5)Kendall Twigg and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, September 5, 200499AKeyed upPatrick Merrell
Monday, June 7, 200450DTightly stretchedLynn Lempel
Monday, July 28, 20031DTightly strungGregory E. Paul
Monday, June 2, 200335DPulled tight (2)Gregory E. Paul
Monday, March 31, 200364ASuspensefulPatrick Merrell
Monday, September 16, 200221AStretched (2)Roy Leban
Tuesday, April 30, 20026DEx-lax? (2)John F. Hughes
Monday, April 29, 200228DDrawn tight (3)Holden Baker
Thursday, November 8, 20016DTightManny Nosowsky
Sunday, June 24, 200156AUnrelaxedRandolph Ross
Thursday, July 20, 200018DLacking playBonnie S. Prystowsky
Monday, June 12, 200015AStrung tightlyAndrea C. Michaels
Thursday, August 26, 199944AHaving no playNancy S. Ross
Tuesday, December 1, 19987DTight as a drumStephanie Spadaccini
Monday, March 9, 199860ANot slackRandall J. Hartman
Wednesday, January 28, 199858DWithout slack (2)Mark Gottlieb
Sunday, December 14, 1997105DUnbendingNancy Salomon
Tuesday, September 26, 199530DLacking slack (5)Bob Klahn & Raymond Hamel
Wednesday, June 28, 199527DLike some nervesRoger H. Courtney
Monday, January 16, 199567ADrawn tight (3)Walter Covell
Friday, December 3, 199362ATense (2)Bill Click

3 results for TAUT from Variety puzzles.

November 26, 2017acrosticHSuspenseful, as a plot keeping you spellboundEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
April 15, 2012diagramless5ALike toned absPaula Gamache
November 28, 2010diagramless2DLacking slackFred Piscop

134 results for TAUT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, September 27, 19931ATenseBette Sue CohenTaub
Monday, August 9, 199312DTightMorton B. BraunMaleska
Monday, April 19, 19936DTightly drawnAlex F. BlackMaleska
Wednesday, March 10, 19938DNot slack (4)Jim PageMaleska
Tuesday, December 8, 199255ATightAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Monday, October 19, 199222DPulled tightMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Saturday, October 10, 199220ATenseRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Wednesday, July 1, 199241DLike a tightropeGayle DeanMaleska
Saturday, June 20, 199260ASmartKevin BoyleMaleska
Saturday, May 2, 199230DWithout slackJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sunday, July 28, 1991125DLacking slackRichard SilvestriMaleska
Monday, January 14, 19912DTightSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, January 9, 199115AStretched tightMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Monday, May 28, 199060DTightly drawnSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, August 26, 19895DTrimNancy JolineMaleska
Monday, July 17, 198939ATensePeter G. SnowMaleska
Friday, May 26, 198951DTenseNancy JolineMaleska
Friday, July 15, 198862DSnugDaniel GirardiMaleska
Wednesday, May 4, 198835DVery tightDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Saturday, December 19, 198750AShipshapeHarold B. CountsMaleska
Saturday, August 29, 19878DLacking slackJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Tuesday, April 21, 198724ATensedWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Monday, April 6, 198764AHigh-strungBernice GordonMaleska
Tuesday, August 5, 198612DTenseMary M. MurdochMaleska
Tuesday, June 24, 198656DDrawn tightH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Monday, April 28, 198622DShipshapeJames R. BurnsMaleska
Tuesday, January 21, 198618ATightRhonda KrausMaleska
Friday, March 1, 198554DTenseRobert KatzMaleska
Thursday, December 13, 198439DTightRhonda KrausMaleska
Tuesday, October 9, 19841AHigh-strungDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Saturday, March 31, 198450AWell disciplinedBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
Tuesday, December 27, 198360DUnder tensionJames R. BurnsMaleska
Saturday, December 24, 198368ATightA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, November 29, 198350DTenseFrances K. SchnitzerMaleska
Tuesday, July 5, 198321DStretched tightBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Monday, September 27, 198249ADrawn tightNancy McCarthyMaleska
Thursday, September 16, 19828DStretched tightlyC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, April 18, 1982128DLike a high wireCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Wednesday, January 6, 19822DTight as a drumLois SidwayMaleska
Sunday, November 8, 198128AStrainedMargaret RigbyMaleska
Friday, October 30, 198151ASnugA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, July 14, 198138ATenseJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, April 19, 1981122AShipshapeMichael PriestleyMaleska
Friday, March 6, 198158DShipshapeJamesMaleska
Monday, February 16, 198157DHigh-strungJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tuesday, May 6, 198029AHigh-strungHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tuesday, April 15, 198048DShowing stressJean J. DavisonMaleska
Friday, March 9, 197963ALike a bowstringVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Tuesday, February 20, 197933AHigh-strungMichelle ArnotMaleska
Tuesday, May 16, 19784AShipshapeMeislerMaleska
Wednesday, January 18, 197827DNot loose or flabbyWeilMaleska
Sunday, June 5, 197750DFirmBarbara GillisMaleska
Friday, May 6, 197737DHigh-strungRobert W. SturgesMaleska
Friday, March 11, 197711DTenseSophie FiermanMaleska
Friday, January 21, 19772DNot slackF. CoatesWeng
Friday, September 26, 197517ANot slackWill ShortzWeng
Tuesday, March 18, 197562AStrung tightVirginia SchneiderWeng
Sunday, October 27, 197469ALike a bowstringThomas SheehanWeng
Sunday, July 28, 1974108DHigh-strungTanaquil Le ClercqWeng
Monday, April 15, 197449ANot slackHelen PettigrewWeng
Saturday, October 7, 197237ATenseUnknownWeng
Sunday, June 25, 197299AStrainedBert BeamanWeng
Sunday, December 5, 1971110ATenseHume R. CraftWeng
Friday, April 30, 197161AWell disciplinedUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 25, 197117DStrainedNancy W. AtkinsonWeng
Tuesday, February 16, 197112DStrainedUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 31, 19717DKind of shipMartha DeWittWeng
Friday, December 11, 197022DNot flabbyUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 24, 1970101DStrainedThreba JohnsonWeng
Thursday, February 26, 197025DStrainedUnknownWeng
Monday, November 3, 196935ANervous.UnknownWeng
Friday, October 31, 196965ATense.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, August 13, 196918DHigh-strung.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, May 28, 196933ARun a ___ ship.UnknownWeng
Sunday, September 22, 196865AStretchedWilliam A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sunday, May 12, 1968139AStrained.Arnold MossFarrar
Tuesday, December 5, 196742DTense.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 3, 196761ATense.Norton RhoadesFarrar
Wednesday, July 26, 19671ANot slack.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Monday, August 15, 196657AHigh-strung.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 10, 196680AKeyed up.Anne FoxFarrar
Wednesday, September 15, 196557AShipshape.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 26, 196533DTightly drawn.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 17, 196510DSnug.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 12, 196537DHigh-strung.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 30, 19643DHigh-strung.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 17, 196412DTense.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 10, 196432DTense.Christine ValenceFarrar
Wednesday, September 11, 196347AKeyed up.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 11, 196376DSnug.Will WengFarrar
Friday, April 26, 196325DFirm.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 17, 196349ASnug.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, February 13, 196353AHigh-strung.Helen FasuloFarrar
Friday, July 6, 19629DNot slack.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Monday, June 25, 196264ATrim.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 29, 1962126AKept in proper order.W. E. JonesFarrar
Friday, December 8, 196164AShipshape.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 8, 196186DSnug; tidy.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Monday, September 11, 196161ASnug.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 20, 196136DSnug.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Saturday, August 12, 19612DSnug.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 11, 196136ATense.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 23, 196117DSnug.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tuesday, April 18, 196144AWithout slack.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 11, 196158AFirm.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 14, 196152DNot slack.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 21, 196051ATense.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 18, 195949DTense.Melville P. LiveranceFarrar
Sunday, February 15, 195951ATense.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wednesday, February 4, 195918ASnugly tight.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, October 25, 195854ATense.Arthur LewisFarrar
Thursday, August 28, 195860ATense.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Sunday, July 27, 195883DNot slack.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, February 9, 195831ATense.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tuesday, December 3, 195753DHigh-strung.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 4, 195558DSnug.Diana SessionsFarrar
Friday, November 4, 195538DTense.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 23, 195543DTense.Mel TaubFarrar
Monday, August 8, 195514ATight.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 11, 195421ANot slack.Martha BrownleeFarrar
Sunday, August 22, 195464DHigh-strung.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wednesday, July 14, 195424ATightly drawn.Ethel Le StrangeFarrar
Sunday, May 23, 195450ATightly drawn.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thursday, October 15, 195358DDrawn tight.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 11, 195239DNot slack.Hilda E. AllenFarrar
Tuesday, February 5, 195217ATensely stretched.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 18, 1951107AHigh-strung.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Saturday, November 11, 195010AStretched.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 12, 195067DTense.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, October 9, 1949104ATightly drawn.Elizabeth JacksonFarrar
Sunday, January 11, 194876ATense.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sunday, September 29, 19466ATense.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, February 20, 19445DSnug.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, February 13, 1944106AHard drawn.Louis ShieldsFarrar