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107 results for TEARS

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

Thursday, July 20, 201734DReaction to sad newsRandolph Ross
Tuesday, May 5, 20155DEye droppers?Michael Blake and Andrea Carla Michaels
Thursday, March 12, 20155DRacesEllen Leuschner and Jeff Chen
Thursday, May 15, 201452DThey make tracksJohn Lieb
Tuesday, December 3, 201331AGoes fastPhil Ruzbarsky
Saturday, October 12, 201351DSadness symbolizedJohn Farmer
Saturday, August 3, 201323ABendersBrad Wilber and Doug Peterson
Wednesday, April 10, 201315ADuct outflowJulian Lim
Sunday, January 27, 201338ASalty streamJeff Chen
Monday, September 26, 20116DThey may stream down the cheeksDavid Gray
Friday, March 13, 200928A"Like Niobe, all ___": HamletJoon Pahk
Wednesday, July 25, 200715AEvidence of painEd Early
Sunday, May 21, 2006124AGoes a mile a minuteAshish Vengsarkar
Wednesday, April 26, 20061AThings leaving tracksStella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Thursday, March 30, 200613D"___ on My Pillow" (1958 hit)Richard Silvestri
Wednesday, January 18, 200631DA sad thing to be inSheldon Benardo
Sunday, December 4, 2005142AOutpouring from ductsEric Berlin and Craig Kasper
Wednesday, September 28, 200524DCrocodile ___Randall J. Hartman
Monday, May 9, 200532ASalty dropsJim Hyres
Tuesday, September 28, 200418AMuscle injuriesNancy Kavanaugh
Saturday, February 22, 200335AThey may leave a stainDana Motley
Monday, June 11, 200128DEye drops (2)Gregory E. Paul
Wednesday, January 19, 200024DGoes like the dickensArthur S. Verdesca
Friday, November 12, 199951DStreamers?Joe DiPietro
Monday, September 20, 199966AEye drops (2)Gregory E. Paul
Sunday, January 3, 19991AThey're seen at going-away partiesRandolph Ross
Sunday, November 16, 199791DCryingFrank Longo
Saturday, January 14, 19959ASpreesRich Norris

79 results for TEARS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, July 12, 199368ALachrymose outputJames L. BeattyMaleska
Tuesday, March 3, 19925ALachrymal fluidMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Thursday, May 16, 199124ACause of Alice's poolEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tuesday, November 28, 198948AL. W. Reese poemSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, July 11, 198969APulls apartReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Tuesday, December 6, 198812DLaceratesDon GroatMaleska
Sunday, November 20, 198889DShredsShirley SolowayMaleska
Saturday, October 22, 198863AEffusions from 27 DownJesse RoarkeMaleska
Friday, March 25, 198844DNiobe's outpouringDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Wednesday, December 9, 198768ARentsWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, September 6, 198796DNiobe's outflowWillemain O. CableMaleska
Tuesday, August 25, 198734AContents of Alice's poolEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tuesday, April 29, 198633DRipsAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Saturday, December 22, 198423DSigns of sorrowKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Sunday, May 27, 19845ARips or rips alongErnst T. TheimerMaleska
Friday, May 25, 198443DHurriesBernice GordonMaleska
Tuesday, April 3, 198430ASalty dropsLois SidwayMaleska
Thursday, March 22, 198445A" . . . idle ___": TennysonRhonda KrausMaleska
Monday, November 28, 198337ASalty dropsJohnsonMaleska
Saturday, March 19, 198313DCause of Alice's poolEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, October 17, 198292D"Like Niobe, all ___"Bert H. KruseMaleska
Monday, August 2, 198223ARipsWhittenMaleska
Tuesday, August 5, 198032D"Like Niobe, all ___": HamletPeter SwiftMaleska
Friday, April 11, 198063ARipsMaurice J. TeitelbaumMaleska
Sunday, January 20, 198072DLaceratesAlfio MicciMaleska
Saturday, March 11, 197827DLachrymaeWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, June 26, 197760A"Like Niobe, all ___"Sam LakeMaleska
Monday, August 11, 197565ASigns of sorrowHerb L. RisteenWeng
Saturday, May 10, 197513DUses a shredderRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Friday, February 7, 197529DRacesSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Sunday, June 24, 19736AReactions to onionsEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Saturday, December 9, 197228DRipsUnknownWeng
Tuesday, June 27, 197261A"If you have ___, prepare to . . . "UnknownWeng
Thursday, May 4, 197243AEyewashUnknownWeng
Sunday, December 26, 197159AVale of ___Robert Vaux RoopWeng
Monday, December 6, 197163AWrenchesUnknownWeng
Sunday, February 7, 197148DNiobe's outputDan GirardiWeng
Wednesday, August 26, 197023ABored to ___UnknownWeng
Sunday, August 16, 1970151ASpreesFrances HansenWeng
Sunday, July 6, 196940ARipsBert BeamanWeng
Tuesday, July 1, 196957AEmotional signs.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, September 11, 196823DDisrupts.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 27, 196863ANiobe's symbol.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 17, 196732AReese sonnet.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Sunday, September 10, 196737AReese sonnet.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Thursday, June 1, 196732DRushes.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sunday, August 28, 196680AVale of ___.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Monday, December 20, 196534ARuns fast.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 21, 196598ASorrow.W. E. JonesFarrar
Saturday, November 6, 19653DMemorable sonnet.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 21, 196520A"If you have ___ . . . "UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 2, 196518AMoves with speed.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 19, 196431ASonnet by Lizette Reese.UnknownFarrar
Monday, September 9, 196344AEye drops.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 10, 196257DCertain drops.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 12, 196165AMemorable sonnet by Lizette Reese.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 31, 196118DSaline drops.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 7, 196027DLizette Reese's memorable sonnet.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 29, 195965DLachrymae.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Monday, May 12, 195834AHastens: Colloq.Alda F. ZimpalFarrar
Sunday, December 29, 195746AMemorable sonnet by Lizette Reese.Charles CrossFarrar
Monday, July 22, 195744AManifestation of woe.Mel TaubFarrar
Tuesday, July 9, 19575DBriny drops.Madeline CorseFarrar
Friday, June 21, 195738A"Like Niobe, all ___."—Hamlet.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Saturday, April 7, 195634AEye drops.Mel TaubFarrar
Monday, February 13, 195653DLizette Reese’s well-known sonnet.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 22, 1956127ALizette Reese sonnet.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tuesday, April 26, 195546DRents.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, January 8, 195451DBriny drops.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 8, 195390AOne of a Churchill trio.Israel GitterFarrar
Saturday, April 11, 195348DContents of a lachrymatory.Harold T. BersFarrar
Friday, November 14, 195246DAudience reaction to Johnnie Ray.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 27, 1952136ALizette Reese's famous sonnet.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Friday, July 4, 195263AJohnnie Ray's specialty.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 6, 195144ANiobe's forte.S. A. KayFarrar
Wednesday, January 10, 195120ADisrupts.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sunday, October 24, 194830ALachrymal drops.Alberta BurtonFarrar
Sunday, May 16, 1948107DSigns of emotion.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, February 1, 1948142ALizette Reese's famous sonnet.Harold T. BersFarrar