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94 results for TOPS

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

Friday, January 12, 201852D"... max" (2)Erik Agard
Wednesday, July 19, 201763AA-1Michael S. Maurer and Pawel Fludzinski
Sunday, September 20, 201547DTwirlersJason Mueller and Jeff Chen
Friday, July 31, 201547AMax (2)James Mulhern and Ashton Anderson
Thursday, September 2, 201032AA number one (2)Patrick Blindauer and Andrea Carla Michaels
Wednesday, November 11, 200970AA-number-one (2)Kelsey Blakley
Friday, November 30, 200746DMaximally (2)Henry Hook
Monday, November 14, 200568ASpinning toys (2)Marjorie Berg
Wednesday, August 3, 200540DTrumpsDavid Liben-Nowell and Ryan O'Donnell
Tuesday, August 3, 200436AShirts and blousesRoy Leban
Wednesday, January 7, 200463ABlouses and sweatersMike Torch
Sunday, October 19, 2003105AMaximally (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Saturday, May 31, 200349DThe best (3)Mitch Komro
Friday, May 23, 200327AAt mostDave Tuller
Thursday, April 25, 200263AThe best (3)Lois Sidway
Sunday, January 27, 200288DOutstandingPatrick Berry
Sunday, March 4, 2001118AFirst-rate (4)Cathy Millhauser
Sunday, January 23, 200061ASuper-duperJoe DiPietro
Tuesday, May 4, 199924ASpinning toys (2)Gayle Dean
Sunday, March 28, 199971DFirst-rate (4)Cathy Millhauser
Friday, March 6, 199824AFirst-rate (4)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, December 28, 1997136AThe best (3)Matt Gaffney
Wednesday, October 1, 199760ASpinnersElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, March 29, 199562AA-oneManny Nosowsky
Monday, February 13, 199512DTake these out for a spinSidney L. Robbins
Wednesday, January 5, 199464AFirst-rate (4)Chet Currier
Sunday, December 19, 1993102DFirst-classJohn M. Samson

1 result for TOPS from Variety puzzles.

January 25, 1998cryptic25DThe best spinners (4)Richard Silvestri

66 results for TOPS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Thursday, April 15, 19939ADoes one betterBetty JorgensenMaleska
Monday, July 6, 199232AA-1Jeff HerringtonMaleska
Monday, December 2, 19917DExceedsAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, August 4, 199144DA-oneArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Friday, August 3, 199026DA-oneDaniel GirardiMaleska
Wednesday, June 1, 19881DSurpassesElaine GeorgeMaleska
Sunday, January 5, 1986118AThe cat's whiskersJulian OchrymowychMaleska
Wednesday, October 16, 198537AThe cat's whiskersJim PageMaleska
Saturday, November 17, 198439AA-oneBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wednesday, August 3, 19831AA onePeter SwiftMaleska
Wednesday, June 29, 198337DA-oneDorothy ElliottMaleska
Saturday, February 26, 198347AThe bestJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Saturday, August 14, 198213DAces' placesRobert KatzMaleska
Saturday, May 1, 19829AWord for Triple Crown winnersTimothy HoyMaleska
Friday, September 11, 198110AA oneWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, April 27, 198077AThe bestJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sunday, January 20, 198089AA oneAlfio MicciMaleska
Friday, December 29, 19781AA oneJudson G. TrentMaleska
Thursday, April 14, 197737AAces' placesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, April 17, 197643AGoes one betterHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Thursday, August 7, 19754DExceedsBert BeamanWeng
Tuesday, July 30, 197421DThe mostGeorge LaczkoWeng
Thursday, December 6, 19736AA-oneUnknownWeng
Monday, April 17, 197231DExcelsUnknownWeng
Sunday, August 15, 1971119AA-oneA. J. SantoraWeng
Saturday, June 12, 197123ASurpassesUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 21, 1971107AA-oneJay SpryWeng
Tuesday, October 15, 196824ASurpasses.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 13, 19685AUnexcelled: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 22, 196654DFirst-class.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Friday, August 5, 196637ABest: Slang.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 9, 1966125ASurpasses.William LutwiniakFarrar
Friday, November 12, 196553DBest of the lot.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 23, 19655ABest.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 16, 19653DFirst rate: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 13, 196415ABest of its kind.Anne FoxFarrar
Tuesday, March 10, 196465AUnexcelled: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 19, 196362AA number 1.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 14, 196325AHighest in quality: Colloq.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Monday, April 16, 196256DRises above.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thursday, February 15, 196224AA number 1.Louise EarnestFarrar
Monday, January 22, 196223DUnexcelled: Colloq.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, January 21, 1962125DFirst-rate.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Wednesday, July 19, 196146ASurpasses.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 15, 19611DThe best: Slang.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 13, 196132DSurpasses.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 9, 196031D"The most."UnknownFarrar
Friday, March 25, 196013DParts of pajamas.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 17, 195959AChoicest parts.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 16, 195926AThe very best (with "the"): Slang.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Monday, April 13, 19597DUnexcelled: Colloq.Helen FasuloFarrar
Thursday, November 20, 195862AToys.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Saturday, December 28, 19571A"The most."UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 25, 195726ASurpasses.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 28, 195643AThe very best: Slang.Bernice GordonFarrar
Friday, December 30, 195554DThe best.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 23, 195521DThe very best: Slang.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 1, 195463APre-eminent: Slang.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, July 25, 1954138AWinning cards.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, February 28, 195445AWinning bridge cards.Roberta MorseFarrar
Monday, December 21, 195333DOutclassed by none.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, August 31, 195213DSuper.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, July 15, 195251DSurpasses.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 2, 1952104ASurpasses.Louis BaronFarrar
Friday, October 6, 195020ASuper-duper.Robert HeglerFarrar
Sunday, July 27, 194736AHighest.Louise RabbFarrar