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180 results for TOIL

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Oct 24, 201852ALabor (8)Michael Paleos
Mon Nov 20, 201726DWork like a dog (2)Peter Gordon
Sun Oct 1, 201783DWork, work, workRobert Fisher
Thu Sep 3, 201542DWork hard (5)Merl Reagle (1950-2015)
Fri Jun 12, 201545DEmulate an esneDavid Steinberg
Thu Jun 4, 201534A*Work hard (5)Joe Krozel
Sun Nov 23, 2014109DWork hard (5)Patrick Berry
Wed Oct 8, 201467ASlave away (8)Mary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Fri Jul 25, 201426DBust a humpPeter A. Collins
Tue Jun 24, 201430DSlave away (8)Heather Valadez
Sun Feb 9, 201478DSlave (3)Charles M. Deber
Mon Feb 3, 20143D"Double, double, ___ and trouble"Sean Dobbin
Thu Nov 21, 201360DLabor (8)Jules P. Markey
Sun May 26, 2013107DSweat (4)Joon Pahk and Jeremy Horwitz
Sun Jan 13, 2013112ADitch-digging, e.g.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Jan 1, 201325DLabor (8)John Farmer
Tue Dec 18, 201229DTrouble's partner (4)Adam G. Perl
Thu Sep 13, 201253ATrouble's partner (4)Matt Ginsberg
Sun Aug 5, 201211DLabor (8)Patrick Merrell
Thu May 24, 20122DSlave (3)Derik Moore
Fri May 11, 201242AGrind (2)Natan Last
Fri Mar 16, 201235AGrind (2)Joel Fagliano
Mon Dec 19, 201137DDrudgery (3)Richard Chisholm
Thu Oct 13, 201143ASlave (3)John Farmer
Thu Jul 28, 201121AHoe and weed, e.g.Alan Arbesfeld
Sun Jul 3, 201140ATrouble's partner, in ShakespearePete Muller
Sun Aug 22, 2010115AWork like a dog (2)Patrick Berry
Sun Aug 15, 201035ATrouble's partner (4)Daniel C. Bryant
Thu Sep 3, 200923DSweat (4)C. W. Stewart
Sun May 10, 200934AStrugglePatrick Berry
Fri Sep 26, 20082DSweat (4)Barry C. Silk
Sun Aug 3, 200875AWork hard (5)Peter A. Collins and Joe Krozel
Tue Jun 24, 200812DSlave away (8)Barry C. Silk
Fri May 9, 200837DIt's not light workJim Page
Mon Apr 9, 200758DHard work (3)J. K. Hummel
Tue Mar 20, 200766ASlave away (8)Laura A. Halper
Tue Dec 5, 200659ASlave away (8)Kenneth J. Berniker
Sun Oct 15, 2006122DIt might make you a sweaterNorma Johnson & Nancy Salomon
Sun Sep 26, 200439DLabor (8)Joe DiPietro
Thu Jul 8, 200433APlug away (2)Scot Ober
Wed Oct 30, 200250DWork like Tillie?Kumar Balani
Tue Oct 1, 200231DTravailMichael Shteyman
Sat Sep 7, 200212DExertionPatrick Berry
Wed Dec 19, 200160ABreak one's backDon West
Tue Jun 5, 200143ALabor (8)Peter Gordon
Mon May 28, 200114AWork hard (5)Gregory E. Paul
Sun Feb 18, 200160AElbow grease (2)David J. Kahn
Mon Feb 5, 20011ASlave away (8)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Thu Apr 6, 200055DHard work (3)Manny Nosowsky
Sat Apr 1, 200011DHard work (3)Manny Nosowsky
Tue Jan 25, 200037DSlave away (8)William S. Cotter
Wed Aug 4, 199961DPlug away (2)Richard Silvestri
Thu Dec 3, 199836DSweat (4)Cathy Millhauser
Sun Nov 15, 199816DDrudgery (3)Robert H. Wolfe
Fri Oct 9, 199845DTrouble's partner (4)Cathy Millhauser
Thu Sep 18, 199759DLabor (8)Cathy Millhauser
Sun Jun 8, 199722DPeg awayRichard Silvestri
Sun Dec 22, 1996104DDrudgery (3)F. Hansen
Tue Sep 10, 199649DLabor (8)G. E. Paul
Fri Sep 6, 199633AWorkR. Norris
Sun Aug 18, 1996105ASweat and strainF. and L. Sabin
Mon Jun 3, 199645AHard labor (2)S. L. Robbins
Sun Sep 17, 1995104AElbow grease (2)Stanley Newman
Tue Jun 27, 199518DHard labor (2)Diane C. Baldwin
Mon Jun 19, 199512DSlave away (8)Gregory E. Paul
Sun May 15, 1994110DSweat (over)Charles M. Deber

3 results for TOIL from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jan 14, 2018diagramless15ADrudgeryPaula Gamache
Jun 20, 2004diagramless6DPlug awayFred Piscop
Nov 23, 2003diagramless59APlug away (at)Fred Piscop

111 results for TOIL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Oct 13, 199346DGreat exertionJoel DavajanTaub
Fri Mar 12, 199311D" . . . ___ and trouble": Shak.Jesse RoarkeMaleska
Mon Sep 7, 199216APlug awayVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Tue Mar 31, 199248DLaborMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Sat Dec 21, 19919DA Churchill offeringKevin BoyleMaleska
Tue Jan 8, 199146A" . . . ___ and trouble"Evelyn BenshoofMaleska
Wed Nov 21, 199029DTravailMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Sun Jun 24, 199059DLaborJack R. HarnesMaleska
Wed Apr 18, 199038DLabor slavishlyBetty JorgensenMaleska
Wed Jun 7, 198930AEmulate TillieFrances HansenMaleska
Thu Nov 10, 198819ALaborKenneth WitteMaleska
Wed Oct 19, 198850DLaborNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sat Jul 2, 198845AExertionBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thu Sep 10, 198750DLaborGayle DeanMaleska
Tue Aug 26, 198666ADrudgeryElaine GeorgeMaleska
Thu Aug 21, 198616ADrudgeWilliam CanineMaleska
Fri Jul 25, 198611ALaborGeorge MadridMaleska
Wed Apr 16, 198652DWork hardRoger H. CourtneyMaleska
Mon Jan 27, 198636APlodJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sun May 27, 198473AHelot's lotErnst T. TheimerMaleska
Sat Apr 14, 198410DHelot's lotDaniel GirardiMaleska
Tue Feb 7, 198414ALaborVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Tue Nov 22, 198350DDrudgeFrank GearyMaleska
Wed Jun 15, 198350DWork hardChristy RidleyMaleska
Fri Feb 25, 198325DDrudgeryWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Nov 10, 19826ALaborFred KellerMaleska
Sun Sep 19, 198291ALaborA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thu Mar 4, 198261ADrudgeJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thu Sep 3, 198159ALaborLouis SabinMaleska
Sat Aug 1, 198146ADrudgeA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thu May 7, 198128DSerf's lotKathryn RighterMaleska
Fri Nov 14, 198029DHelot's lotEli WesoffMaleska
Fri Jul 25, 198046DLaborJonesMaleska
Thu Jun 19, 198066A"Double, double ___ and trouble"C. J. AngioMaleska
Sun Sep 2, 197976DLaborE.T.M.Maleska
Mon Aug 6, 19793DLaborI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Wed Jun 20, 197920ADrudgeMeltzerMaleska
Fri Mar 16, 197946AOft-forgotten member of a Churchill quartetMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Fri Jan 26, 197936DHelot's lotC. J. AngioMaleska
Sun May 28, 19784DTrouble's mateHenry HookMaleska
Tue Dec 13, 197723AWork like a horseRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Fri Jul 22, 197711DLaborHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Jun 8, 197733A" . . . ___ and trouble"Herb L. RisteenMaleska
Tue May 31, 197730AWork hardHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Thu Jan 27, 197726ADrudgeStephanie SpadacciniWeng
Tue Jul 13, 197632DTrouble's partnerManny MillerWeng
Thu Dec 25, 197534DLaborBeverly J. SewardWeng
Tue Jun 17, 197550DDo choresMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Tue Jan 21, 197566A"___ and trouble"DeWitt AndersonWeng
Wed Nov 7, 19738DCousin of troubleUnknownWeng
Fri Sep 21, 197332DLaborUnknownWeng
Mon Jun 4, 197318DExertionUnknownWeng
Tue May 22, 197360AWorkUnknownWeng
Mon Dec 18, 197246DLaborUnknownWeng
Wed Jul 28, 19713DOne of Churchill's four offeringsUnknownWeng
Sun Mar 28, 197130AWork hardH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Wed Nov 18, 19701ATrouble's partnerUnknownWeng
Wed Sep 9, 197019ATravailUnknownWeng
Tue Dec 2, 196959AWork hard.UnknownWeng
Sat May 10, 196921DStruggle.UnknownWeng
Thu Oct 17, 196854DDrudgery.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 4, 196862DLabor.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 18, 196894DPlod (along).Pamela V-W WoodFarrar
Tue Nov 7, 196721DLabor.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 29, 196744AOne of a Churchillian quartet.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wed Aug 9, 196719ASweat.William LutwiniakFarrar
Mon Feb 20, 196714ADrudge.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Thu Apr 21, 196651DTrouble's partner.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 7, 196647A"They ___ not . . . "UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 6, 196414ALawn mowing, gardening, etc.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 4, 196438ATrouble's partner.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 5, 196323ADrudgery.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Sun Jun 9, 196343DAdvance with effort.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun May 5, 19633DTrouble's partner.Paula BauersmithFarrar
Thu Oct 11, 196257ASlave.UnknownFarrar
Fri Mar 10, 196115AWork hard.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 14, 196039DTrouble's mate.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 24, 196025DLabor.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 11, 195949ACompanion of trouble.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 28, 195920ALabor.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 16, 19591A"Double, double ___ and trouble."Edward CansteinFarrar
Thu Nov 20, 195817ADrudge.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Sun Oct 5, 195830AAdvance with great effort.Sidney LambertFarrar
Mon Sep 1, 195841AIrksome effort.Charles AllenFarrar
Thu Jul 24, 195835DLabor.Lois HillisFarrar
Wed Oct 24, 195628AHard work.Mel TaubFarrar
Sat Oct 13, 195642DHard work.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sat Feb 11, 195656DLabor.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 29, 195550DHard work.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 2, 195552DAdvance with painful effort.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 19, 195515AHeavy labor.Fred C. JaschobFarrar
Mon Oct 10, 195535AWork.M. S. ManningFarrar
Tue Aug 23, 195555AWork.Mel TaubFarrar
Sat Jul 16, 195510AAdvance with effort.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wed Feb 2, 195529ABe a breadwinner.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 26, 195468ASpadework.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
Mon Apr 20, 195355DMove laboriously.Maxwell D. GuntherFarrar
Fri Mar 13, 195352DWork hard.George HendersonFarrar
Fri Nov 7, 195246DKeep the nose to the grindstone.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 23, 195257DArduous labor.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 18, 195284ALabor taxingly.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sat Feb 2, 19521DThe day's work.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 9, 195153DHard work.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Jan 28, 19519DStrive.Edward BucklerFarrar
Fri Jan 5, 195148ALabor.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 29, 195022AHard work.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 13, 194954AWork.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Oct 3, 194884A"The sire of fame."—Euripides.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Sun Jun 15, 194756DLabor taxingly.Louise RabbFarrar
Sun Dec 6, 194250DEnsnare.F. C. JaschobFarrar
Sun Nov 22, 194242ADrudgery.Isaac KertFarrar