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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 letters608ERA
497ERE
488ONE
476ELI
471ORE
456ATE
454ALE
440ETA
429ALI
420OLE
4 letters517AREA
422ERIE
401ALOE
377ARIA
376EDEN
370ANTE ELSE
322OREO
315IDEA
299ANTI
5 letters286ARENA
256ERASE
227EERIE
192OPERA
185ENTER
184IRENE
176ATARI
168IRATE
165ALONE
164AROMA
6 letters108ESTATE
100TSETSE
94STEREO
91ATEASE ELAINE
88ODESSA
81ARARAT
78ORIOLE
74ENAMEL
68SERENE
7 letters44ATLANTA
43ALAMODE
42ASARULE
41ELEANOR
40ETERNAL
38ESSENCE ESTATES
36ALSORAN
35ENTENTE
34ERITREA INERTIA
8 letters34ONEONONE
26ALTEREGO
25ALOEVERA
24AREACODE
23ETCETERA
22ORATORIO
21INASENSE
20ALACARTE ANISETTE EGOMANIA ONELINER OPERETTA
9 letters16ILLATEASE
15ARISTOTLE
14AREACODES ASIAMINOR CLEOPATRA
13AMERICANA HOLEINONE
12DEARSANTA ERIECANAL MARESNEST SNAKEEYES
10 letters15OPENSESAME
13ITALIANICE ONEATATIME
12EVENSTEVEN
10ALOHASTATE AMENTOTHAT ANNABELLEE IVORYTOWER
9OVALOFFICE SANTACLAUS SOURGRAPES THENATURAL
11 letters9BANANASPLIT ONCLOUDNINE
7ANIMALHOUSE CAESARSALAD GROUCHOMARX PIECEOFCAKE PURPLEHEART
6AMERICANPIE NEILDIAMOND ODDSANDENDS ROCKANDROLL SPLITSECOND TAYLORSWIFT
12 letters7LOVETRIANGLE
6HOMERSIMPSON SHOOTINGSTAR
5LONESOMEDOVE MARLONBRANDO
4ALECGUINNESS ALUMINUMFOIL BAGGAGECLAIM BLESSEDEVENT BYEBYEBIRDIE CONTROLFREAK HEARTANDSOUL HITTHEBRICKS HUMPTYDUMPTY KIRSTIEALLEY LEOPARDPRINT SHARPASATACK TORATORATORA TURNTURNTURN
13 letters6PERIODICTABLE
5DANTESINFERNO EPLURIBUSUNUM NEXTTONOTHING QUIETONTHESET WESTSIDESTORY XMARKSTHESPOT
4BAITANDSWITCH BLACKANDWHITE BONDJAMESBOND BROKENPROMISE COGITOERGOSUM DADDYLONGLEGS DADDYWARBUCKS DONTTREADONME DOUBLEHEADERS FLASHINTHEPAN GOODCOPBADCOP MARILYNMONROE MINNESOTAFATS MINTCONDITION NEILARMSTRONG NOTHINGBURGER PAPAHEMINGWAY PIERCEBROSNAN ROLLERCOASTER ROOTOFALLEVIL SKINNYDIPPING SOONERORLATER SPINNINGWHEEL TIMEAFTERTIME UNITEDNATIONS WHERESTHEFIRE
14 letters4ABRAHAMLINCOLN BEAMMEUPSCOTTY CALVINCOOLIDGE HOWNOWBROWNCOW OUTINLEFTFIELD SHOWMETHEMONEY WHEELOFFORTUNE
3AROUNDTHECLOCK BALLPARKFRANKS BENEDICTARNOLD BIRTHOFANATION CHARIOTSOFFIRE CROCODILETEARS DAYSOFOURLIVES EIGHTDAYSAWEEK ELLENDEGENERES GETALOADOFTHIS GOODBYEMRCHIPS HIYOSILVERAWAY HUNTERGATHERER IDENTICALTWINS ITSNOTYOUITSME LETFREEDOMRING LILLIANHELLMAN LORDOFTHEFLIES LORDOFTHERINGS MARGARETFARRAR MULTIPLECHOICE PRINCECHARMING REGULARORDECAF RESISTINGAREST RETURNTOSENDER RUNFORTHEROSES RUNNINGONEMPTY SCHINDLERSLIST SHOPPINGCENTER SPARENOEXPENSE TEQUILASUNRISE
15 letters10DEADASADOORNAIL
9AGREETODISAGREE LEONARDODAVINCI STARSANDSTRIPES
8BETWEENTHELINES FAMOUSLASTWORDS HEADFORTHEHILLS ONEWAYORANOTHER RUSSIANROULETTE TENCOMMANDMENTS THEAFRICANQUEEN
16 letters3PASSINTERFERENCE
2ACLOCKWORKORANGE ADRENALINEJUNKIE ATALEOFTWOCITIES BLANKETSTATEMENT DENZELWASHINGTON DOYOUWANTTODANCE FALLBACKPOSITION FLYINTHEOINTMENT FRENCHCONNECTION FRENCHREVOLUTION HOLLYWOODSQUARES INALLPROBABILITY INTERIORDESIGNER JUSTFORTHERECORD MANHATTANPROJECT NORTHWESTPASSAGE OUTSTANDINGBILLS QUARTERBACKSNEAK RIDEANDPREJUDICE SALTLAKECITYUTAH SHRINKINGVIOLETS SQUEALOFAPPROVAL THEMALTESEFALCON THESCARLETLETTER THETURNOFTHECREW THIRTEENCOLONIES WHOLETTHEDOGSOUT WRECKLESSDRIVING
17 letters3LOOKBEFOREYOULEAP
2ANAMERICANINPARIS ANNEOFGREENGABLES CLOTHESMAKETHEMAN CONANTHEBARBARIAN GREATEXPECTATIONS MISSIONIMPOSSIBLE REVERSEDICTIONARY SYDNEYGREENSTREET THEEAGLEHASLANDED THENAKEDANDTHEDEA THESOUNDANDTHEFUR TOWNWITHOUTPURITY TURNTHEOTHERCHEEK WEARINGOFTHEGREEN
18 letters3UPSTAIRSDOWNSTAIRS
2DIAMONDSAREFOREVER HOPESPRINGSETERNAL ONCEBITTENTWICESHY TABLEOFDISCONTENTS
19 letters2SERMONONTHEDISMOUNT
20 letters2ATREEGROWSINBROOKLYN GROSSNATIONALCONDUCT
21 letters2BORNONTHEFOURTHOFJULY ITSAMADMADMADMADWORLD THESTARSPANGLEDBANNER