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Most popular words by length

The 10 most popular answer words of each length in the Shortz Era

Only Shortz Era data is included here. Click each word to see all its clues.

LengthCountWords
3 letters548ERA
454ERE
447ONE
431ELI ORE
406ALE
405ATE
391ALI
388ETA
386ARE
4 letters480AREA
391ERIE
373ALOE
348ARIA
345EDEN
342ANTE
333ELSE
298OREO
290IDEA
277ANTI
5 letters269ARENA
244ERASE
216EERIE
180OPERA
177ENTER IRENE
160IRATE
156ATARI
155ALONE AROMA
6 letters97ESTATE
95TSETSE
88ATEASE
86ELAINE
85STEREO
84ODESSA
74ARARAT
72ORIOLE
68ENAMEL
61ARENAS ORELSE
7 letters42ALAMODE ATLANTA
41ASARULE
37ELEANOR
36ETERNAL
35ENTENTE ESTATES
34ESSENCE
33INERTIA
32ALSORAN ERASURE
8 letters33ONEONONE
24ALOEVERA
22AREACODE ETCETERA
21ALTEREGO
20EGOMANIA ORATORIO
19ALACARTE AVEMARIA INASENSE ONELINER OPERETTA
9 letters15ILLATEASE
14ASIAMINOR CLEOPATRA
13AMERICANA AREACODES ARISTOTLE HOLEINONE
12ERIECANAL SNAKEEYES
11DEARSANTA SORELOSER
10 letters14OPENSESAME
13ITALIANICE ONEATATIME
11EVENSTEVEN
10ALOHASTATE
9ANNABELLEE OVALOFFICE SOURGRAPES
8ADAMSAPPLE DONQUIXOTE EASTORANGE EASYSTREET EISENHOWER IVORYTOWER LESSISMORE LOSANGELES OPERASERIA PAGETURNER PAPERTIGER PIRATESHIP RABBITEARS SANTACLAUS THENATURAL
11 letters8BANANASPLIT
7CAESARSALAD GROUCHOMARX ONCLOUDNINE
6AMERICANPIE ANIMALHOUSE NEILDIAMOND PIECEOFCAKE PURPLEHEART SPLITSECOND
12 letters6LOVETRIANGLE SHOOTINGSTAR
5HOMERSIMPSON LONESOMEDOVE MARLONBRANDO
4ALECGUINNESS BAGGAGECLAIM BLESSEDEVENT CONTROLFREAK HITTHEBRICKS KIRSTIEALLEY SHARPASATACK
13 letters6PERIODICTABLE
5DANTESINFERNO EPLURIBUSUNUM NEXTTONOTHING QUIETONTHESET XMARKSTHESPOT
4BAITANDSWITCH BROKENPROMISE DADDYLONGLEGS DADDYWARBUCKS DONTTREADONME FLASHINTHEPAN GOODCOPBADCOP MARILYNMONROE MINNESOTAFATS MINTCONDITION NEILARMSTRONG PAPAHEMINGWAY PIERCEBROSNAN ROLLERCOASTER SOONERORLATER SPINNINGWHEEL TIMEAFTERTIME WESTSIDESTORY WHERESTHEFIRE
14 letters4ABRAHAMLINCOLN CALVINCOOLIDGE OUTINLEFTFIELD SHOWMETHEMONEY WHEELOFFORTUNE
3AROUNDTHECLOCK BALLPARKFRANKS BEAMMEUPSCOTTY BENEDICTARNOLD BIRTHOFANATION CHARIOTSOFFIRE EIGHTDAYSAWEEK ELLENDEGENERES GETALOADOFTHIS GOODBYEMRCHIPS HIYOSILVERAWAY HOWNOWBROWNCOW IDENTICALTWINS ITSNOTYOUITSME LILLIANHELLMAN MARGARETFARRAR PRINCECHARMING REGULARORDECAF RESISTINGAREST RETURNTOSENDER RUNFORTHEROSES RUNNINGONEMPTY SCHINDLERSLIST SHOPPINGCENTER SPARENOEXPENSE TEQUILASUNRISE
15 letters10DEADASADOORNAIL
9AGREETODISAGREE LEONARDODAVINCI STARSANDSTRIPES
8BETWEENTHELINES FAMOUSLASTWORDS HEADFORTHEHILLS RUSSIANROULETTE TENCOMMANDMENTS
7ALOTONONESPLATE BARBEROFSEVILLE CALIFORNIAGIRLS INDEPENDENCEDAY MEATANDPOTATOES MOONLIGHTSONATA NATIONALPASTIME ONAGAINOFFAGAIN ONCEINABLUEMOON ONEWAYORANOTHER ONTHEWATERFRONT SPIRALSTAIRCASE SYSTEMSANALYSTS THEAFRICANQUEEN THERESNOIINTEAM YELLOWSUBMARINE
16 letters3PASSINTERFERENCE
2ACLOCKWORKORANGE ADRENALINEJUNKIE ATALEOFTWOCITIES BLANKETSTATEMENT DENZELWASHINGTON DOYOUWANTTODANCE FALLBACKPOSITION FLYINTHEOINTMENT FRENCHCONNECTION HOLLYWOODSQUARES INALLPROBABILITY INTERIORDESIGNER MANHATTANPROJECT OUTSTANDINGBILLS QUARTERBACKSNEAK RIDEANDPREJUDICE SHRINKINGVIOLETS SQUEALOFAPPROVAL THEMALTESEFALCON THESCARLETLETTER THETURNOFTHECREW WHOLETTHEDOGSOUT WRECKLESSDRIVING
17 letters3LOOKBEFOREYOULEAP
2ANAMERICANINPARIS ANNEOFGREENGABLES CLOTHESMAKETHEMAN CONANTHEBARBARIAN GREATEXPECTATIONS MISSIONIMPOSSIBLE SYDNEYGREENSTREET THENAKEDANDTHEDEA THESOUNDANDTHEFUR TOWNWITHOUTPURITY TURNTHEOTHERCHEEK WEARINGOFTHEGREEN
18 letters3UPSTAIRSDOWNSTAIRS
2DIAMONDSAREFOREVER HOPESPRINGSETERNAL ONCEBITTENTWICESHY TABLEOFDISCONTENTS
19 letters2SERMONONTHEDISMOUNT
20 letters2ATREEGROWSINBROOKLYN GROSSNATIONALCONDUCT
21 letters2BORNONTHEFOURTHOFJULY ITSAMADMADMADMADWORLD THESTARSPANGLEDBANNER