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29 results for WEANS

18 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Dec 30, 201656ADisengages (2)Patrick Berry
Sun Sep 18, 201662ASlowly disengages (from)Jeremy Newton
Wed Mar 30, 201663AStarts on baby food, sayAndrew Reynolds
Sun Jan 6, 200818DGets off the bottleLynn Lempel
Wed Apr 6, 200553DTrains to the cup, sayMichael Doran
Thu Feb 17, 200549DGradually removesPatrick Merrell
Tue Nov 30, 200463AWithdraws gradually (2)Joan Yanofsky
Fri Feb 1, 200252DMakes less dependentPat M. Hugel
Sun Jan 20, 200251ANo longer nursesBrendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Jun 8, 200150DHelps off a dependencyHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Sun Feb 27, 2000100DMakes independent, in a wayHarvey Estes
Sun Jul 11, 1999110ATakes off life support?Nancy Salomon
Thu Jul 1, 199931AUnhooks, so to speakAlan Arbesfeld
Sun Jun 6, 1999105DDetaches, in a wayDavid J. Kahn
Wed Jul 29, 19986ARemoves dependency (from)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Jan 25, 199743ADisengages (2)R. Norris
Tue Sep 19, 199522DWithdraws gradually (2)Janet R. Bender
Sat May 14, 199423ADisaccustomsRand H. Burns

11 results for WEANS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Mar 6, 199241ADisaccustomsBryant WhiteMaleska
Sun Sep 29, 1991111DDisaccustomsNancy Nicholson JolineMaleska
Wed Jul 12, 198940ABreaks off a habitJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Thu Jan 14, 198842AAlienatesDorothy CannanMaleska
Sat May 31, 198042AEstrangesWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Aug 24, 197547ABreaks of a habitJim PageWeng
Fri Jun 27, 197530DReconciles to a lossAllan BlackmanWeng
Wed Nov 18, 197019AChanges habitsUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 16, 196723DAlienates.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Sun Jan 19, 195887DAlienates (from).Harold T. BersFarrar
Wed Aug 15, 195145ACauses to turn away.UnknownFarrar