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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 letters543ERA
449ERE
444ONE
431ELI
429ORE
402ALE
401ATE
389ALI
385ETA
381ARE
4 letters478AREA
389ERIE
369ALOE
346ARIA
343EDEN
341ANTE
331ELSE
297OREO
290IDEA
276ANTI
5 letters267ARENA
243ERASE
215EERIE
180OPERA
177IRENE
176ENTER
159IRATE
155AROMA
154ALONE ATARI
6 letters96ESTATE
94TSETSE
87ATEASE
86ELAINE
85STEREO
84ODESSA
74ARARAT
72ORIOLE
68ENAMEL
61ARENAS
7 letters42ALAMODE ATLANTA
41ASARULE
37ELEANOR
36ETERNAL
35ENTENTE ESTATES
34ESSENCE
32ALSORAN ERASURE INERTIA
8 letters33ONEONONE
24ALOEVERA
22AREACODE ETCETERA
20ALTEREGO EGOMANIA 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 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 NEXTTONOTHING QUIETONTHESET XMARKSTHESPOT
4BAITANDSWITCH BROKENPROMISE DADDYLONGLEGS DADDYWARBUCKS DONTTREADONME EPLURIBUSUNUM 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 TEQUILASUNRISE
15 letters10DEADASADOORNAIL
9AGREETODISAGREE LEONARDODAVINCI STARSANDSTRIPES
8FAMOUSLASTWORDS HEADFORTHEHILLS RUSSIANROULETTE TENCOMMANDMENTS
7ALOTONONESPLATE BARBEROFSEVILLE BETWEENTHELINES 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