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197 results for TEC

66 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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28ASolver with a set of clues, for shortKyle Dolan
53APrivate eye (6)Alex Bajcz
52AInvestigator, in old film noirAndy Kravis
9AP.I. (4)Alex Eaton-Salners
57DPrivate eye, in old slangJohn Lithgow and Brendan Emmett Quigley
3DSleuth, in old crime fictionJohn Guzzetta
54DClassic Bogart role, in slangPeter Wentz
27A20-Across, e.g., informallyBruce Haight
45APrivate investigator, in old slangPaul Hunsberger
46DSleuth, in slang (3)Zhouqin Burnikel
85ASleuth, in slang (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
75DSam Spade, e.g., for shortCaleb Madison
39DP.I. (4)Barry C. Silk
67AGumshoe (11)Zoe Wheeler
61DSleuth, informally (3)Michael Shteyman
122DPrivate eye (6)Brendan Emmett Quigley
5DPrivate investigator, in slangDaniel A. Finan
21AGumshoe (11)Peter A. Collins
27DSue Grafton's Kinsey Millhone, e.g.Mark Diehl
48ASleuth, in slang (3)James Tuttle
35ASpade, e.g., for short (2)Matt Ginsberg
66DShamus (3)Patrick Blindauer
54DGumshoe (11)Jim Hilger
23DPrivate eye (6)José Chardiet
58DGumshoe (11)Sarah Keller
10DSherlock (2)Victor Fleming
86APrivate eye (6)Tony Orbach and Andrea Carla Michaels
59ASpade, e.g., for short (2)Cathy Allis
4DSam Spade typeJonathan Porat
39ASherlock (2)David Quarfoot
38ASleuth, slangilyPaula Gamache
62DGumshoe (11)Jonathan Gersch
16DGumshoe (11)Kevin G. Der
62ADick (5)Mike Nothnagel
34DSleuth, informally (3)Nancy Salomon
4DPrivate eye, for short (2)Alan Arbesfeld
65DPrivate eye, slangily (2)Allan E. Parrish
110DP.I. (4)Brendan Emmett Quigley
45APrivate eye, slangily (2)Roger Wolff
22DGumshoe (11)Stella Daily and Bruce Venzke
40DPrivate eye (6)Richard Silvestri
82DPerson with a magnifying glass, for short?Brendan Emmett Quigley
56DShamus (3)Byron Walden
21DClue hunter, informallyTyler Hinman
7DCase studier, slangilyGilbert H. Ludwig
46ADick (5)Brendan Emmett Quigley
27AGumshoe (11)David J. Kahn
65DInvestigator, slangilyNancy Kavanaugh
48AClue collector, slangilyFrank Longo
43DSleuth, for shortNancy S. Ross
93AP.I., e.g.Jim Page
45APinkerton, e.g.David J. Kahn
48ADick (5)Rich Norris
14APrivate eye, for short (2)Jeremy Thomas Paine
51AP.I. (4)Gayle Dean
26ASleuth, informally (3)Mark Moldowsky
115DShamus (3)Nancy Salomon
105APrivate eye (6)Frances Hansen
4DGumshoe (11)F. Piscop
98AMike Hammer, for oneC. Millhauser
56DDick (5)A.J. Santora
67DOld-time gumshoeWayne Robert Williams
8DGumshoe (11)Janet R. Bender
116ALt. Columbo, e.g.Cathy Millhauser
52ADick (5)Rand H. Burns
31DGumshoe (11)Janet R. Bender

3 results for TEC from Variety puzzles.

Aug 23, 2009diagramless61DGumshoePaula Gamache
Mar 27, 2005diagramless59DSleuth, for shortMichael Shteyman
Apr 28, 2002panda51DPrivate eye, etc.Mel Taub

128 results for TEC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

57DSam Spade, e.g.I. Judah KoolykTaub
21DGumshoeAlfio MicciMaleska
5DGumshoeBert H. KruseMaleska
4DP.I.Janet R. BenderMaleska
29AGumshoeEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
105AShamusMichael J. ParrisMaleska
33AGumshoeDorothea E. ShippMaleska
48APrivate eyeNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
16DShamusRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
60DGumshoeJohn M. SamsonMaleska
68AGumshoeErnst TheimerMaleska
99APrivate eyeWill WengMaleska
69AGumshoeMichael J. ParrisMaleska
77AP.I.Nancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
6DGumshoeNancy JolineMaleska
36DP.I.Charlotte ShoreMaleska
49AShamusBetty JorgensenMaleska
25AShamusErnst TheimerMaleska
8DGumshoeT. W. UnderhillMaleska
47AShamusNorman S. WizerMaleska
60ASpade or HammerA. J. SantoraMaleska
4DSleuth, for shortArthur W. PalmerMaleska
34DShamusLawrence M. RheingoldMaleska
18DP.I.Dorothy SmitonickMaleska
46APrivate eyeKathryn RighterMaleska
37ASleuth, for shortCharlotte ShoreMaleska
4DGumshoeChristy RidleyMaleska
22AGumshoeLee JonesMaleska
47DGumshoeRobert H. WolfeMaleska
38DPrivate eyeFrances HansenMaleska
23DPrivate eyeWarren W. ReichMaleska
13DPrivate eyeNorma SteinbergMaleska
26AGumshoeEdward J. BucklerMaleska
44ADickI. Judah KoolykMaleska
61ASleuthAlbert L. MisenkoMaleska
88AGumshoeJohn M. SamsonMaleska
61AGumshoeA. J. SantoraMaleska
39AShamusChristy RidleyMaleska
8DShamusChristy RidleyMaleska
39AShamusHerb L. RisteenMaleska
13DL.A.P.D. memberBert H. KruseMaleska
7DGumshoeHerb L. RisteenMaleska
54DGumshoeMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
54DGumshoeHerb L. RisteenMaleska
9DPrivate eyeDorothea E. ShippMaleska
38AGumshoeRichard SilvestriMaleska
35ASee 50 DownElaine D. SchorrMaleska
49DGumshoeRobert KatzMaleska
18AShamusJordan S. LasherMaleska
45ASleuth, for shortHerb L. RisteenMaleska
10DGumshoeHenry HookMaleska
14AShamusJordan S. LasherMaleska
8DGumshoeTap OsbornMaleska
52DGumshoeWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
93AGumshoeBert H. KruseMaleska
9DOperative, for shortD. DavisWeng
40DFlatfoot's relativeNancy W. AtkinsonWeng
64ASoho sleuthWilliam LutwiniakWeng
6DPlainclothesman, for shortGeorge MadridWeng
8DGumshoeJames BarrickWeng
32DDickAnne FoxWeng
10DGumshoeEugene T. MaleskaWeng
72ASleuth, for shortElaine D. SchorrWeng
46AGumshoeHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
74ASleuth, for shortNancy S. RossWeng
15DPrivate eyeJack LuzzattoWeng
111DGumshoeEugene T. MaleskaWeng
97AGumshoeSylvia BaumgartenWeng
76AGumshoeHerbert EttensonWeng
47ASleuth, for short.UnknownWeng
40DPrivate eyeCornelia WarrinerWeng
24APrivate eye.UnknownFarrar
51AGumshoeThreba JohnsonFarrar
97AGumshoe.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
26DOperative: Slang.UnknownFarrar
111DClue man.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
66APrivate eye.A. J. SantoraFarrar
37AGumshoe.George LaczkoFarrar
59DPlain-clothes man: Slang.Thomas E. DevlinFarrar
107AGumshoe.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
61DPrivate eye.UnknownFarrar
6DGumshoe, for short.UnknownFarrar
42DHawkshaw.Jules ArensbergFarrar
70AGumshoe.Harold T. BersFarrar
73ASleuth: Slang.Thomas MeekinFarrar
8DPrivate eye.Helen FasuloFarrar
4DSleuth, for short.UnknownFarrar
4DPrivate eye.UnknownFarrar
30ASleuth.Anthony MorseFarrar
4DPrivate eye.UnknownFarrar
50APrivate eye.Helen BernardFarrar
8DPrivate eye.Sidney LambertFarrar
47ASleuth.Thomas MeekinFarrar
23ASleuth: Slang.UnknownFarrar
12DPrivate eye.Sidney LambertFarrar
22ASleuth: Slang.Cora GoodmanFarrar
5DSleuth.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
47ASleuth: Slang.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
63DSleuth: Slang.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
21ASleuth: Slang.Anthony MorseFarrar
45ASleuth.Harold T. BersFarrar
109ASleuth: Sl.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
8DArmy subrating: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
36ASleuth: Slang.Harold T. BersFarrar
27DSleuth: Slang.S. A. KayFarrar
53AArmy subrating: Abbr.Ralph AndersonFarrar
136DDetective: Slang.Charles CrossFarrar
72ASleuth.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
144DThief's enemy: Colloq.Louis BaronFarrar
59ADetective: Slang.Lester KeeneFarrar