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67 results for VITAL

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Feb 17, 201846DLike some very important signsPeter Wentz
Fri Jan 26, 201822AEssential (4)Caleb Madison
Thu Aug 20, 201533DEssential (4)Jules P. Markey
Thu Aug 28, 201448DKey (3)Ned White
Thu Oct 10, 201323ANeededJeffrey Wechsler
Mon Mar 26, 201250DLife-sustainingRay Fontenot
Tue Oct 5, 201033DLife-or-deathPaula Gamache
Fri Mar 6, 200920AKey (3)Corey Rubin
Fri Apr 4, 200839AKey (3)David Quarfoot
Thu Aug 23, 200747DEssential (4)Joe Krozel
Tue Feb 15, 200557AIndispensable (2)Gene Newman
Mon Dec 6, 200425ACriticalBarry C. Silk
Fri Oct 15, 200456ALike some signs and statisticsEric Berlin
Tue Dec 9, 200340ALike some organs (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Sat Dec 2, 200010DLike some organs (2)David J. Kahn
Mon Aug 2, 199927DCritically importantStephanie Spadaccini
Fri Apr 16, 199951ALike some statisticsJohn Wolting
Wed Oct 18, 19958DEssential (4)Nancy S. Ross
Sun Feb 12, 199577AIndispensable (2)Alex & Victoria Black

1 result for VITAL from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 8, 2017cryptic11A"Time in a Bottle" is all-important (5)Richard Silvestri

47 results for VITAL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Jul 29, 199234AVery importantBernice GordonMaleska
Sat Jun 6, 199229DBasicDaniel GirardiMaleska
Mon Mar 25, 199128DEssential to lifeReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Sun Jul 30, 198935AEssentialFrances HansenMaleska
Fri Jul 24, 198728ACriticalKathryn RighterMaleska
Fri Sep 27, 198557AEssentialGayle DeanMaleska
Sun Feb 4, 197961ALike certain organsBert H. KruseMaleska
Mon Jul 24, 197855A___ statisticsHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Mon Mar 17, 197541AEssentialWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Wed Feb 26, 197550AInvigoratingWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Thu May 17, 197328AEssentialUnknownWeng
Mon Jan 29, 197329DEssentialRegina M. HeilWeng
Sun Dec 3, 19721DEssentialElmer ToroWeng
Sat Jan 22, 197238DEssentialUnknownWeng
Fri Mar 26, 197128DEssentialUnknownWeng
Sat Jun 27, 197017A___ organsUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 4, 196938AInvigorating.UnknownWeng
Wed Oct 9, 196848DEssential.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 28, 196630DEssential.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 15, 196655ALiving.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sun Dec 19, 196546DAnimate.Anne FoxFarrar
Tue Sep 8, 19646DIndispensable.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 30, 196427DNecessary.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 12, 196354DRequisite.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Wed Apr 24, 196321DEnergetic.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 28, 196131DEnergetic.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 15, 196149DEssential.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 12, 19615DNecessary to life.W. E. JonesFarrar
Mon May 8, 196162AEnergetic.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 13, 19619AIndispensable.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 8, 196121DNecessary to life.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 7, 196025DFull of life.UnknownFarrar
Sat Aug 27, 196026DImperative.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 19, 196043DNecessary.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 5, 196048ALiving.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 5, 195944DFull of life and vigor.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 11, 195911DAnimated.Jay SheldonFarrar
Mon Jun 2, 195848DBasic.Bernice GordonFarrar
Tue Nov 12, 195763AEnergetic.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 28, 195628DEssential.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 22, 195650DIndispensible.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Mon Jun 18, 195641ACritical.Madeline CorseFarrar
Mon Apr 23, 195133DEssential.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 16, 194834AAnimate.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun May 7, 194435DEssential.Louis ShieldsFarrar
Sun Jun 27, 1943127DIndispensable.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun May 24, 1942128AFundamental.Charles CrossFarrar