It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Firefox for best results.


See all the clues for any answer word, or all answers that match a specified pattern

Pattern matching options:
Sort items:
Answer length:
Enter a word or pattern:

138 results for YOYO

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

Mon Sep 9, 20197DToy on a string (3)Dan Schoenholz
Tue Jul 9, 201936DQuickly change one's mind back and forthBruce Haight
Tue Feb 5, 20195DToy on a string (3)Erik Agard
Mon Aug 20, 201854DDimwitPeter Gordon
Sun Jul 8, 201860AShow extreme instabilityBruce Haight
Thu Mar 1, 201846ADum-dumTimothy Polin
Sun Nov 26, 2017122AKookJeff Chen
Thu May 19, 201615AFluctuate wildly (3)Morton J. Mendelson
Sat Sep 5, 201540AVacillate (3)Byron Walden
Tue Jan 20, 201540DWhat some dieters doSusan Gelfand
Sun Sep 21, 2014126ADitzMichael Ashley
Sun Jun 15, 201495APerformer of tricks?Tony Orbach
Sun Dec 15, 2013111DNumbskullJeff Chen
Wed Oct 30, 201315AIdiotJoel Fagliano
Tue May 7, 201322ADummyJeff Chen
Wed Jan 23, 20136DIt has its ups and downs (3)Joel Fagliano
Mon Dec 3, 201270AToy that does tricks (4)Andrea Carla Michaels
Mon Nov 5, 201221DToy you can do tricks withAndrea Carla Michaels
Thu Jun 21, 201239AOne being put to sleep?Caleb Emmons
Fri Apr 20, 201241ASwing wildlyMike Nothnagel
Tue Feb 14, 201263DFad item of 1962 (3)Paula Gamache
Thu Jan 6, 201163AJerk (4)Mike Nothnagel
Thu Feb 11, 20109DFluctuatePeter A. Collins
Fri Sep 18, 200913DUnstable typeCharles E. Gersch
Sun Nov 4, 2007123AJerk (4)Bob Klahn
Mon Oct 1, 200712DToy that might go "around the world"Allan E. Parrish
Mon Jun 18, 200716AToy on a string (3)Randall J. Hartman
Sun Sep 10, 2006110DJerk (4)Joe DiPietro
Wed Feb 22, 200631ADingbatNancy Salomon
Wed Jan 25, 200663DIt can go around the worldJohn Farmer
Wed Aug 17, 200540AIt's used to walk the dog (2)Kyle Mahowald
Wed Feb 9, 200565AGoofballAlan Arbesfeld
Tue Jan 11, 200541DSomething to swing on a stringSarah Keller
Mon Sep 27, 200468AStringed toyGregory Paul
Tue May 18, 20049DMa with a bowElizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Apr 12, 200418DToy that does tricks (4)Gail Grabowski
Tue Sep 9, 200365AToy that "sleeps"Robert Zimmerman
Mon Sep 1, 200332DToy that does tricks (4)Barry Silk
Sun Sep 1, 200278DJerk (4)Patrick Berry
Wed Jul 3, 200213DGo up and down rapidlyPeter Gordon
Mon Mar 11, 200254DIt has its ups and downs (3)Peter Gordon
Thu Nov 29, 200151DSubject of a 1930's fadPatrick Merrell
Mon Nov 12, 200169AToy that does tricks (4)Janice M. Putney
Mon Oct 15, 200131DToy on a fingerHolden Baker
Tue Jul 10, 20018DIt can be used to walk the dogPatrick Merrell
Tue Apr 3, 200165AFluctuate wildly (3)Nancy Salomon and Sherry O. Blackard
Sun Mar 18, 200178DGoofy guyRichard Silvestri
Sun Mar 4, 200132DToy making a comebackCathy Millhauser
Thu Feb 8, 200159ADing-a-lingManny Nosowsky
Mon Sep 25, 20007DToy that goes "around the world"Peter Gordon
Tue Apr 11, 200064AIt comes easily to hand (2)Nancy Salomon and Sherry O. Blackard
Wed Nov 24, 19999DIt's used to walk the dog (2)Greg Staples
Mon Nov 1, 199954DIt has its ups and downs (3)Robert Frank
Sun Sep 12, 1999122AShow wild instabilityNancy Scandrett Ross
Wed Mar 17, 199916AFad item of 1961 (3)Myles Callum
Wed Feb 24, 199942D"Space cadet"Mark Elliot Skolsky
Wed Nov 25, 199868AIt may come easily to handRich Norris
Sat Oct 3, 199832DDorkRich Norris
Thu Sep 11, 19973DFad item of '61 (3)Matt Gaffney
Thu Aug 28, 199725AIt comes easily to hand (2)Shannon Burns
Tue Nov 19, 199643AFluctuate repeatedlyG. E. Paul
Sun Nov 3, 199623AIt can go round the worldM. Nosowsky
Thu Aug 22, 199650DIt may walk the dogR. Norris
Thu Apr 18, 19966DFluctuate wildly (3)A. J. Santora
Sun Aug 20, 1995118AVacillate (3)Cathy Millhauser
Fri Mar 25, 199428DVacillate (3)Harvey Estes
Wed Jan 19, 199472ATom Smothers amusementStanley Newman
Wed Nov 24, 199318DTom Smothers playthingNancy S. Ross

1 result for YOYO from Variety puzzles.

Apr 13, 2008acrosticVGo from first place to last and back to first, e.g. (hyph.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

69 results for YOYO from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Thu Jul 15, 199322AMa's toy?C. McInerneyMaleska
Sat Mar 20, 199365ASpinning nerd?William S. McIlrathMaleska
Fri May 22, 199262AFool, to Don RicklesJim PageMaleska
Mon Dec 23, 199161ASpinning toyWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Sun Apr 15, 19902DStringed toyJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Wed Jun 7, 198967AKook or toyFrances HansenMaleska
Thu Sep 29, 198813DCellist MaS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Sat Sep 17, 198812DTop on a stringErnst TheimerMaleska
Sun Sep 4, 198891DSpinner or weirdoFrances HansenMaleska
Fri Feb 12, 19885DNerd, to RicklesLois SidwayMaleska
Sun Dec 20, 198758AToy that made a comeback?John M. SamsonMaleska
Wed Jun 18, 198632AStringed topPatterson PeppleMaleska
Thu Apr 15, 198223AIt has its ups and downsLouise EarnestMaleska
Fri Dec 4, 198122A___ Ma, noted cellistWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sat Oct 3, 198166ARickles' synonym for an idiotVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Sun Jul 1, 1979122DToyAnne FoxMaleska
Sat Apr 28, 197913DIt has its ups and downsWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Mar 22, 197949ARickles's synonym for an idiotDana GrossMaleska
Sun Dec 25, 197781ATop's cousinAnne FoxMaleska
Sat May 28, 197723AToy on a stringWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed May 18, 197711DThing on a stringHugh McElroyMaleska
Fri Feb 11, 197766AString toyHarvey BergWeng
Tue Jan 11, 197769ASpinning toyWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Thu Oct 14, 197641AToyHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Fri Apr 16, 19763DRelative of a topDorothy CannanWeng
Tue Mar 9, 197631DStringed toyJohn PrytzWeng
Thu Apr 11, 197429DSpool toyMargery BernsteinWeng
Wed Aug 1, 197313DUp-and-down toyUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 1, 1973139AStringed knobEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Fri Feb 16, 19732DUp and down like a ___UnknownWeng
Tue Aug 29, 197213DToyUnknownWeng
Fri Mar 20, 197013DStringed toyUnknownWeng
Sun Jan 4, 197010DToyFrances HansenWeng
Sat May 3, 196941DToy.UnknownWeng
Sat Feb 10, 196837AToy.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 28, 196764APopular toy.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 30, 196713DPlaything.Louis SabinFarrar
Sat Jul 22, 196735APerennial plaything.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sun Apr 9, 196759AToy on a string.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Sun Jul 17, 1966115APopular toy.Diana SessionsFarrar
Wed Mar 30, 19661APopular toy.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 28, 196517AToy.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 14, 196531DToy.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 22, 19641AToy.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 29, 196433APopular toy.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 16, 196320DString toy.Christine ValenceFarrar
Sat Jan 12, 196365AToy.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sun May 27, 1962113AString toy.E. R. GalliFarrar
Tue Jul 11, 196154ACurrent craze of the younger set.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 8, 196155DPopular toy.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 5, 1961101AChild's toy.Christine ValenceFarrar
Fri Jan 27, 196162AStringed toy.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 30, 195954DString toy.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 15, 195936DSpinning toy.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Fri Mar 20, 195956AStringed toy.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 9, 195834DToy.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Fri Dec 5, 195835DStringed toy.Helen FasuloFarrar
Fri Aug 22, 195858AToy.Charles AllenFarrar
Sat Nov 3, 195669AUp-and-down toy.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 6, 195634DPopular toy.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thu May 31, 19562DPopular toy.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon Apr 23, 195652DToy.Marjorie ConnellyFarrar
Sat Apr 2, 19552DToy.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Jun 16, 195454DStringed toy.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 14, 195329DUp and down toy.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Wed Feb 4, 195310DSpinning toy.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 28, 195238DJunior's favorite toy.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 27, 195132DFavorite toy of the younger set.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 27, 195061ASpinning toy.S. A. KayFarrar