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34 results for UMS

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Dec 23, 201753DToastmasters' stumblesMatthew Sewell
Mon Oct 9, 201746AVerbal stumbles (2)Joe Deeney
Sun Sep 3, 201757DConversation fillers (2)Andrew Zhou
Thu Oct 20, 201642ASilence fillers (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Sun Feb 15, 201540AAudible pausesEllen Leuschner and Jeff Chen
Wed Feb 4, 201562DSpeech coach's targetsJulian Lim
Sat Jun 8, 201319ASilence fillers (2)David Quarfoot
Wed Oct 31, 201235DStalling-for-time syllablesStu Ockman
Mon Aug 20, 201222DVerbal hesitationsRobert Cirillo
Sun Jun 6, 201070DSounds of hesitation (2)Daniel A. Finan
Sun May 25, 200893ASpeech pausesElizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Jul 18, 200713DSpeakers' no-nos (2)Tibor Derencsenyi
Tue Apr 24, 200731DVocal stumblesBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Dec 11, 200570DFollowers of wells?Ben Tausig
Tue Jun 10, 200339DSounds of hesitation (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Dec 4, 200027DSpeakers' hesitationsEileen Lexau
Sat Nov 18, 200042ASpeaker's no-nos (2)Rich Norris
Fri Sep 8, 200030AConversation fillers (2)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Tue Mar 21, 200041ASpeakers' pause fillersNick Grivas
Thu Dec 9, 199961DVerbal stumbles (2)Chuck Deodene
Wed Sep 30, 199848ASounds of indecisionFran and Lou Sabin
Sun Mar 31, 199633AInterjections of doubtJ. Savage
Tue Mar 19, 199633AConversational fillersP. Jordan

11 results for UMS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Aug 26, 198837AKin of hems and hawsRobert O. DillmanMaleska
Wed Jul 20, 198860DErs' relativesCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Fri Dec 16, 198356ASentence interruptersMargaret KingmanMaleska
Thu Jun 3, 197634DHesitant soundsRuth N. SchultzWeng
Sun Nov 16, 197516DHesitant soundsThreba JohnsonWeng
Tue Dec 31, 197425AHesitant soundsJim PageWeng
Tue Feb 25, 196449DSounds of hesitation.William LutwiniakFarrar
Wed Oct 11, 196155DInarticulate sounds.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 24, 196028AInterjections.James ByrneFarrar
Sat Mar 20, 195432AHesitant interjections.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jun 17, 1951123AInarticulate murmurs.Jack LuzzattoFarrar