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262 results for WAR

113 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Sep 3, 201816ASubject for "Dunkirk" or "Apocalypse Now"Trent H. Evans
Thu Apr 5, 201831A"___ has no use for free speech": Julius CaesarDavid J. Kahn
Fri Mar 30, 201824A"God created ___ so that Americans would learn geography" (line attributed to Mark Twain)Sam Trabucco
Tue Jan 30, 20184D"___ is hell"Emily Carroll
Sun Jan 14, 201846ATopic for Sun TzuJoel Fagliano
Mon Oct 23, 201747AStrategy-free card gameTimothy Polin
Wed Aug 9, 201763DWord in 12/8/41 headlinesAdam G. Perl
Wed Sep 14, 201658DSubject of 12/8/1941 headlinesDan Schoenholz
Wed Aug 31, 201630DCabinet department until 1947 (4)Ned White
Sun Jul 17, 201623D"This means ___!" (8)Jerry Miccolis
Fri Jun 10, 201628D"... let slip the dogs of ___": Shak.David Steinberg
Mon May 16, 201659DCard game that can go on and onSam Buchbinder
Sun Apr 10, 2016107DCard game for two (6)Randolph Ross
Wed Mar 9, 20166DWhat polemology is the study ofJohn Guzzetta
Wed Jun 17, 201566AWord with cry or crimeMolly Young and David J. Kahn
Tue Jun 9, 20151DMan-o'-___ (old battleship)Roy Leban
Sun Mar 29, 201540AVietnam ___ (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Mon Jan 12, 201527A"This means ___!" (8)Jason Flinn
Sat Nov 1, 201427AIt's conducted in a theaterTrip Payne
Sat Oct 11, 201423AGame of pure chanceEvans Clinchy
Wed Jul 16, 201420ACabinet department until 1947 (4)Daniel Raymon
Tue Sep 17, 201342ACombat (2)Peter A. Collins
Fri Sep 6, 201358D"A defeat for humanity," per Pope John Paul IIBrad Wilber and Doug Peterson
Thu Aug 15, 20131DHostilitiesJeff Chen
Tue Jul 23, 201329ACard game for two (6)Jean O'Conor
Mon Jul 1, 201336AThe second "W" of W.W. IIPatrick McIntyre
Wed Apr 3, 201329ACabinet department until 1947 (4)Gary Cee
Sun Mar 24, 2013111ASee 111-Down (2)Dan Schoenholz
Tue Nov 27, 201235DCard game for two (6)Peter A. Collins
Thu Oct 6, 201162DCard game for two (6)Alan Arbesfeld
Thu Apr 28, 201157D___ of the RosesGary Cee
Fri Apr 8, 201144DSee 9-Across (2)Joe Krozel
Thu Feb 17, 201133DWhat's broken out of the answers to the starred clues?Mike Nothnagel
Mon Jan 24, 201123AOne of the W's in W.W. IFred Piscop
Sun Dec 5, 2010114ASee 48-Across (2)Ben Pall
Wed Dec 1, 20101DSomething played out in a theaterCaleb Madison
Wed Sep 8, 201066DCollect-all-the-cards gameTracy Gray
Thu Jul 22, 201032D*Edwin Starr, 1970Jeremy Horwitz
Sun Jun 6, 201061DIt's good for "absolutely nothing" according to a 1970 hitDaniel A. Finan
Fri May 21, 201046ASimple card game (3)Patrick Berry
Mon May 3, 201016AVietnam ___ (2)Susan Gelfand
Thu Apr 15, 201056DClassic one-word headlineBrendan Emmett Quigley & Joon Pahk
Tue Mar 23, 20107DHell, to General ShermanKurt Krauss
Wed Dec 23, 200932DCard game for 11-DownJonathan Porat
Tue Oct 20, 20091DIt was hell, to ShermanGary Cee
Sun Oct 11, 20096DDeclaration of 1941Randolph Ross
Mon Sep 28, 20096D___ of 1812Lynn Lempel
Wed Sep 9, 200960AFormer cabinet department (2)Richard Chisholm
Tue Jul 14, 200933DSee 3-Down (2)Donna S. Levin
Fri Jul 3, 200928DCampaign settingKevin G. Der
Fri Apr 3, 200921A___ Emblem (2002 Kentucky Derby winner)John Farmer
Thu Apr 2, 20093DDrug ___Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Jan 21, 200929DCabinet department until 1947 (4)Fred Piscop
Sun Sep 28, 200840DSun Tzu's "The Art of ___"Cathy Allis Millhauser
Thu Sep 11, 200847D"That mad game the world so loves to play," to Jonathan SwiftCaleb Madison
Tue Jun 10, 20084DRealm of Ares (2)Barry C. Silk
Mon Oct 1, 200763A"This means ___!" (8)Allan E. Parrish
Sat Jun 23, 200728A"The trade of kings": DrydenPatrick Berry
Sun Jan 21, 200736A"The child of Pride," according to Jonathan SwiftPatrick Berry
Tue Jan 9, 200739DRealm of Ares (2)Ed Early
Tue Nov 28, 200652ARealm of 3-DownAlan Arbesfeld
Mon Aug 7, 200660AWith 59-Across, battle planning siteLynn Lempel
Mon Jul 24, 200665D1970 #1 hit with the lyric "huh, yeah, What is it good for?"Richard Chisholm
Thu Jun 8, 200648ASubject in Article I Section 8 of the ConstitutionJoe DiPietro
Sun Oct 16, 200555A___ powersCon Pederson
Tue Sep 6, 200537ACongressional declarationBarry C. Silk
Sun Aug 21, 2005114DKind of cabinetByron Walden
Thu Apr 7, 200513DDeclaration of CongressPatrick Merrell
Wed Dec 29, 200445AConflict (2)Jay Giess
Thu Nov 11, 200443AMore than a brawlMichael Shteyman
Tue Jun 1, 200449AEasy card gameFred Piscop
Tue May 18, 200434A___ correspondentElizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Dec 18, 200360D"The blood-red blossom of ___ ...": TennysonJohn Underwood
Wed Sep 10, 200333AWord before cry or babyPatrick Berry
Wed Feb 12, 200318D"This means ___!" (8)Ed Early
Sat Jan 4, 200331DReason for restrictionsPatrick Berry
Tue Dec 24, 200222A"This means ___!" (8)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sun Dec 22, 2002106DCombat (2)Frances Hansen
Tue Nov 26, 200258DKids' card gameAlan Arbesfeld
Sat Oct 26, 200239DKind of cloudRich Norris
Wed Oct 2, 200243DChildren's card game (2)Eric Berlin
Wed Sep 25, 200224DFailed negotiation resultTyler Hinman
Sun Aug 18, 200255DPart of 46-DownMichael Ashley
Thu Dec 13, 200131DWord that can follow the start of 15-, 18-, 34-, 48- or 55-AcrossManny Nosowsky
Sun Oct 14, 2001102AGeneral Assembly topicElizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Oct 7, 2001102ASimple card game (3)Patrick Berry
Thu Jul 19, 200155DDove's aversionMarjorie Richter
Sun Apr 2, 2000114DArea of MarsNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Tue Feb 29, 200016ADull card gamePeter Gordon
Tue Feb 8, 200046AKind of dance or brideFred Piscop
Thu Jan 20, 20006DFormer Cabinet department (2)Jeremy Thomas Paine
Tue Sep 21, 199945A"This means ___!" (8)Stephanie Spadaccini
Mon Jun 21, 199945D"Saving Private Ryan" subjectGregory E. Paul
Tue Oct 20, 199810DKind of chest or paintFred Piscop
Tue Jun 30, 199858DGulf ___Arthur S. Verdesca
Sun Feb 15, 1998105D"This means ___!" (8)Rich Norris
Sun Aug 17, 199749A"This means ___!" (8)Cathy Millhauser
Mon Dec 30, 199622DCard game for two (6)C. F. Murray
Sat Nov 16, 199639AWouk topicJ. Page
Wed Sep 11, 199613DTolstoy topicB. E. Quigley
Fri Jul 5, 199649AHeadline with an exclamation pointM. Gaffney
Sun May 26, 199627ASimple card game (3)R. Ross
Sun May 19, 19961D"The Red Badge of Courage" topicC.M. Deber
Thu May 2, 199625ATolstoy subjectD. J. Kahn
Tue Feb 13, 199639AChildren's card game (2)G. Paul
Mon Jan 22, 199656AAll-out fightE. Gorski
Thu Aug 10, 199518DCard game for two (6)Matt Gaffney
Fri Sep 23, 199425DType of paintBryant White
Wed Jun 29, 199440AConflict (2)Glenton Petgrave
Sun May 29, 199476AJihadJanet R. Bender
Fri May 20, 19943DDisturber of the peaceManny Nosowsky
Thu May 5, 199447AWest Point subjectMel Taub
Mon Mar 21, 19949DRevolutionary, e.g.Sidney L. Robbins

2 results for WAR from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jul 1, 2007panda33AKind of rantMel Taub
Jul 11, 1999diagramless48A"This means ___!"Patrick Berry

147 results for WAR from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Oct 7, 199356D1812, e.g.Nancy A. CorbettTaub
Wed Sep 29, 199335DCrimean or BoerDorothy ElliottTaub
Fri Aug 20, 19937DKind of brideNancy JolineMaleska
Mon May 24, 19939DConflictSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon May 17, 199365AWhat Mars never barsMary S. SnyderMaleska
Fri Apr 2, 199342DTV's "Love and ___"Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Jan 27, 199334AConflictChristy RidleyMaleska
Sat Jul 4, 199226AConflictMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Sat Jun 13, 19929D"Hell" to ShermanEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thu May 21, 199260AKind of danceAlex K. JustinMaleska
Thu Feb 27, 199253DWhitman's "The Real ___"Jeff HerringtonMaleska
Wed Jan 22, 199262D"Hell," to ShermanMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Wed Jul 3, 199136AConflictC. McInerneyMaleska
Sat Jun 29, 199123AKind of baby or brideKevin BoyleMaleska
Mon Jun 17, 199142ASubject for 47 AcrossEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon Mar 18, 199128DConflictPeter SwiftMaleska
Sun Nov 18, 199082DWhat Aristophanes called "Ares' chick"Edward MarcheseMaleska
Sat Jun 9, 19901DKind of dance or horseBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sun Dec 10, 198916DShelley's "statesman's game"Jim PageMaleska
Sat Aug 12, 198930DHead or horse headBernard MerenMaleska
Mon Mar 20, 198910AWouk's "The Winds of ___"Sidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Jan 1, 1989107DFun and games for 82 DownFrances HansenMaleska
Fri May 27, 198833ACard gameRobert O. DillmanMaleska
Mon Aug 31, 198728DCold chaserSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri Aug 14, 198735AStart of a Tolstoy titleJim PageMaleska
Mon Mar 9, 198740DConflictFrank GearyMaleska
Thu Dec 11, 198637AConflictNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tue Dec 9, 198647DWhitman's "The Real ___"Harold B. CountsMaleska
Thu Jul 31, 19869D"Ares' chick": AristophanesShirley SolowayMaleska
Sun Jul 20, 198694ACold ___Olive DunnMaleska
Sun May 25, 198694DWhat Mars never barsCorinne J. NadenMaleska
Sat Aug 17, 198539D"Ares' chick": AristophanesVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Fri Jul 12, 198556DAres' fortePatterson PeppleMaleska
Tue Jul 9, 198545ATrojan or Civil followerBette Sue CohenMaleska
Tue Jun 11, 198535D"The ___ of the Worlds": WellsJames R. BurnsMaleska
Fri Feb 22, 198551DTug of ___Dorothy ElliottMaleska
Thu Aug 30, 198419DWhitman's "The Real ___"Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Aug 14, 198433AEvent in 1812Norman S. WizerMaleska
Thu Apr 12, 198426AApocalypse omenJim ModneyMaleska
Mon Feb 27, 19847AConflictJeanne WilsonMaleska
Sun Nov 6, 198384AKind of danceBert H. KruseMaleska
Mon May 16, 198327DWouk's "The Winds of ___"Virginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Sun Feb 27, 198378AHawk's delightCarol DuttingMaleska
Sat Dec 25, 198257DAnathema to dovesJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Wed Dec 22, 198235AConflictHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Jul 4, 198287DKind of danceAnne FoxMaleska
Sun Jun 6, 198281DKind of bondRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sat Apr 17, 198244AKind of mongerJim ModneyMaleska
Tue Mar 2, 198220AKind of horse or shipNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tue Jan 26, 198255DKind of path or lordC. J. AngioMaleska
Mon Jan 11, 198251AKind of plane or pathHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Sep 30, 198124AWhat F.D.R. said he hatedKay SullivanMaleska
Sun Sep 27, 19812DSherman's hellHume R. CraftMaleska
Thu May 7, 198162DWhitman's "The Real ___"Kathryn RighterMaleska
Tue Mar 24, 198155DHell, to ShermanMargettsMaleska
Mon Mar 23, 19817DKind of cry or pathHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Thu Mar 12, 198154D"___ Games," 1969 playMazarakesMaleska
Tue Jan 13, 198157DWhat Mars never barredMark KrusemeyerMaleska
Sat Dec 20, 198041A___ of nervesLouise EarnestMaleska
Thu Nov 6, 19808D___ of 1812Victor GoldfarbMaleska
Mon Mar 17, 198037DIn which Brian Boru was slainHugh McElroyMaleska
Sun Jan 27, 1980139DHell, to ShermanBert BeamanMaleska
Fri Dec 28, 19796DCrimean ___: 1853–56Mary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Thu Aug 16, 197934AConflictJean J. DavisonMaleska
Sun May 20, 1979126DKind of club or pathElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Tue Apr 24, 197941AConflictHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tue Dec 12, 19781AConflictHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Nov 20, 197710DMDCCCXII eventAnthony B. CanningMaleska
Wed Feb 16, 19771DCold or CivilAnn JenkinsWeng
Tue Feb 8, 19774DWorld or BoerGeorge RaventosWeng
Tue Dec 14, 197650AHostilitiesWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Wed Dec 8, 197650AKind of horseBert BeamanWeng
Sun Jul 11, 1976112DConflictBarbara GillisWeng
Sat Dec 27, 197524A___ of 1812Anthony B. CanningWeng
Mon Dec 15, 197559D"___ of the Worlds"Sophie FiermanWeng
Fri Sep 26, 197534AChild's card gameWill ShortzWeng
Tue Aug 12, 197537D___ cry (slogan)Dorothea E. ShippWeng
Sat Sep 7, 197444DHostilitiesWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Mon Jul 29, 197434AKind of bride or bonnetJay SpryWeng
Thu Feb 28, 197461DConflictTap OsbornWeng
Sun Sep 23, 197395DWorld or BoerWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Wed Jul 26, 197263ACombatUnknownWeng
Sat Dec 25, 197133AStrifeUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 12, 197166DCold or priceEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Fri Dec 10, 197138ACivil or PunicUnknownWeng
Fri Mar 5, 197125APart of W. W.UnknownWeng
Sat Feb 6, 197140DTrojan or CrimeanUnknownWeng
Sun Nov 8, 1970125ACrimean or BoerEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Thu Oct 8, 197051DCivil or CrimeanUnknownWeng
Sun May 24, 1970111DCold ___Threba JohnsonWeng
Wed Feb 18, 197038A___ whoopUnknownWeng
Fri Dec 26, 196913DTolstoy topic.UnknownWeng
Sun Sep 28, 196925DConflictEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Tue Apr 8, 196938AHostilities.UnknownWeng
Sun Feb 16, 1969104DPrice ___Hume R. CraftWeng
Tue Dec 3, 196819DHell.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 18, 1968146DMan of ___A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thu Aug 1, 196847ACold ___.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 17, 196775DHawk's cry.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Tue Apr 25, 196736ACold or hot topic.Helen FasuloFarrar
Fri Feb 17, 196765DStrife.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sun May 29, 196654ACold ___.B. A. HeimbinderFarrar
Fri Jan 28, 196622A___ bonnet.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 19, 196660DStruggle.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 3, 196654ACold ___.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 11, 19658DFront-page news.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 14, 1963121DMan's history.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Apr 11, 196321APrice ___.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 10, 196219A___ horse.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 11, 196218A"All hell." according to Sherman.Louis SabinFarrar
Thu Mar 29, 196261DMars' specialty.Ed Vander NootFarrar
Tue Jan 30, 196226ASynonym for "hell."Louis SabinFarrar
Thu Jan 25, 196241DCold ___.James E. Hinish, Jr.Farrar
Tue Oct 24, 196144DCold ___.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 30, 196135ACold ___.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 8, 196066DCabinent post now part of Defense.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 2, 196050DCold ___.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 13, 1960109DFormer Cabinet post.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Sun Jan 10, 196069AMartial affair.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Aug 20, 195933AInstance of man's inhumanity to man.Louise RabbFarrar
Sun Apr 12, 195964D"Ares' chick."—Aristophanes.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Mar 11, 195954DConflict.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 22, 195960ASummons to the Four Horsemen.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jan 4, 19594DCold ___.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sat May 17, 19583DCold ___.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Oct 27, 195748A1941 headline.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Tue Jul 12, 19559DMan o' ___.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Jan 4, 195521DContest by force.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 13, 195419AContend.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Jul 17, 195436ACold ___.Isaac KertFarrar
Sat Dec 12, 195352AMan's inhumanity to man.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri May 1, 195330DIts modern name is "police action."UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 30, 195321AGeneral havoc.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Oct 9, 19524DWord in a Tolstoy title.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 17, 1952109DMan's inhumanity to man.Sam LakeFarrar
Fri Nov 23, 195157DSometimes hot, sometimes cold.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 7, 195120AMilitary science.Isaac KertFarrar
Wed Nov 22, 195034ACold ___.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Wed Sep 27, 195061DConflict.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 5, 194710DSecy. Royall's field.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sun Dec 1, 194664ATolstoy's subject.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
Sun Sep 22, 1946105AWorld scourge.Waldo RansonFarrar
Sun Aug 20, 194474DConflict.Dan CaywoodFarrar
Sun Dec 19, 19438DTotal destruction.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Aug 29, 194344DSubject of Sherman's famous remark.William SchoppFarrar
Sun Jun 28, 194299DContest by force.Louis ShieldsFarrar
Sun Apr 26, 194243D"Coin is the sinews of ___."—Rabelais.A. A. WebsterFarrar