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62 results for USURP

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

DateGridClueAuthor
55AAppropriate (6)Priscilla Clark and Jeff Chen
64ASeize without legal authorityGeorge Barany and John D. Child
56DTake forcibly (7)Kristian House
49DSeize unlawfullyDavid Steinberg
7DSeize (3)Jacob Stulberg
54ATake unrightfullyDaniel Landman
22DImproperly seizeDavid Gray
56AGrabPete Muller
14ATake forcibly (7)Sarah Keller
49DTake over (3)Trip Payne
10DTake forcibly (7)Michael Langwald
14ATake over (3)Harvey Estes
16ATake forcibly (7)Larry Shearer
20AAppropriate (6)Seth A. Abel
24DAppropriate (6)Joe DiPietro
119AAppropriate (6)Patrick Berry
16ATake by forceBarry C. Silk
18DAssumeGreg Staples
34DTake forcibly (7)Alan Arbesfeld
46DSeize (3)Earl L. Martin III
46DMove in onBob Peoples
60ATake forcibly (7)Ron O'Hair
53AAppropriate (6)David J. Kahn
16ATake over (3)Joy L. Wouk
32DAppropriate (6)John Wolting
31DSeize without authorityKenneth Witte
6DSeize (3)Raymond Hamel
33ATake forcibly (7)Norman S. Wizer
92DSeize the throneCharles M. Deber

2 results for USURP from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jul 24, 2016acrosticHSeize, as through a coupEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Feb 1, 2009diagramless72ATake by forcePaula Gamache

31 results for USURP from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
36DSupplant illegallyJames E. Hinish, Jr.Taub
75DPull off a coup d'etatJohn M. SamsonTaub
2DSeize powerHarold B. CountsMaleska
14APre-emptWilson McBeathMaleska
22AArrogateRobert H. WolfeMaleska
1AObtain by forceWilliam BaxleyMaleska
30DSeize powerShirley SolowayMaleska
4DSeize illegallySidney L. RobbinsMaleska
106AAppropriate forciblyElaine D. SchorrMaleska
67DTake forciblyEdward MarcheseMaleska
14ATake over illegallyBob BermanMaleska
44ATake over forcefullyKay SullivanMaleska
17ATalk arrogantlyKathryn RighterMaleska
121ATake over forciblyAnthony B. CanningMaleska
52DAppropriateChet CurrierMaleska
59DSeize illegallyArnold MossWeng
42AEncroach onDavid A. MurrayWeng
31DSeize by forceUnknownWeng
2DSeize power.C. V. KingFarrar
62ASeize power.George LaczkoFarrar
52DSeize power.UnknownFarrar
26ATake over by force.UnknownFarrar
92ATake over.Mary E. GrowFarrar
27DSeize by force.S. A. KayFarrar
29DSeize and hold without right.UnknownFarrar
51DSeize wrongfully.UnknownFarrar
33DAssume unrightfully.Diana SessionsFarrar
69AArrogate.Hilda E. AllenFarrar
28AConfiscate.Ethel LeStrangeFarrar
101DTake unjustly.John RogetFarrar
31AAssume unrightfully.UnknownFarrar