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Most popular answers for all Shortz Era crosswords

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RankCount   Words
1.551ERA
2.481AREA
3.457ERE
4.447ONE
5.433ELI
6.432ORE
7.408ALE
8.407ATE
9.393ALI
10.391ERIE
11.390ETA
12.387ARE
13.384OLE
14.373ALOE ERR
16.361ALA
17.356ESS
18.355IRE ODE
20.349ARIA
21.346EDEN
22.345EAR EEL ENE
25.343ANTE
26.339ACE
27.336ADO
28.334ELSE
29.333SPA
30.331ASH
31.325ESE
32.324IRA
33.323END
34.320NEE
35.311EST
36.308APE
37.303SEE
38.300AGE EAT
40.298OREO
41.291IDEA
42.290ANT
43.289TEE
44.280EVE
45.279TEN
46.278ANTI EGO
48.277ASS ICE
50.276NET
51.275ETE
52.271ARENA
53.270ARI
54.269ISEE
55.267TAR
56.266ART TEA
58.265ANA SEA
60.264AHA
61.262ASEA ORAL
63.261SET
64.259ASIA LEE
66.255EASE ELS EPEE
69.254SHE
70.251EROS
71.249OLEO TNT
73.248ACRE
74.247ONCE TREE
76.246TSAR USE
78.245ETNA ODOR
80.244ERASE NOR
82.243ECO EON ESP YES
86.242ALAS ETAL
88.240ALEE ENS OSLO
91.239ECHO
92.238IDO STAR
94.237NEO RES
96.234IDOL ISLE
98.233AIR ANON RTE
101.232AMI STE
103.231STY
104.230RIO RNA
106.229LIE
107.228ENOS
108.227ENDS EPA LEI OAR
112.226OBOE
113.225EDGE
114.223ADS IRON
116.222ONO
117.221ERIN NRA ONES SSE
121.220ANN STIR
123.219ALL
124.218AMEN
125.217ALEC ANNE
127.216EERIE ELAN EWE OAT
131.215ABE ACHE ACT ENO ESSO
136.214AERO ITEM
138.212EDIT RAN
140.211AMA ETON ETS
143.210ADAM ASHE
145.209ADE EMU
147.208INRE OMAR RED
150.207ARC ERAS LEA
153.206ALOT EAST ETTE TIE TSE
158.205ALTO ASAP ELO RARE RAT
163.204ABLE ARES TOE
166.203ILE IRAN OIL OTTO
170.202AGO LET RAE ROE
174.200ARLO ELLA ERIC EYE ORR REST
180.199IDA LES
182.198ERS
183.197DEN ENID
185.196IAN ITO NEST PER UTE
190.195ALAN
191.193ATOM AXE KNEE LEO NERO
196.192EDS ELL OTIS
199.191OER
200.190ILL ITS SIR SRO URN
205.189EDNA EER SAT
208.188ADA ETRE IDLE OPAL
212.187ASP INN ION ORO OVA RENE
218.186EMIT ERLE NEA OGRE
222.185ESAU NIL OVER SLY UTAH
227.184EVA OMEN ONTO
230.183APSE ASA ELIA NED
234.182ARM ETC OLD
237.181AAA AVE EVER TED USER
242.180AFAR ALSO ANNA OPERA
246.179ALES ANY IOTA NEAT ORES PTA
252.178DNA ELAL IRENE NNE
256.177ABET ANTS ENTER RAH SSTS
261.176IRS SOS SST STET
265.175ARID AWE ETTA SRI
269.174NTH OGLE RENO SAD SRS STAT
275.173ARAB ASTA ASTI IRIS TAN
280.172AGEE ANEW AVA EPIC ESTE INTO RCA TRA USA
289.171ALIT ARA OMIT REA
293.170ATM ELM ESSE NEED SNL
298.168AND AURA ROT
301.167ACNE EURO UNIT
304.166AONE OTT PEA STEP TERI
309.165PRO SAL
311.164AVER ECRU EGAD EVIL STEM URGE
317.163BRA INCA STAN
320.162ALAI ASST EIRE
323.161APT ELLE ERN ERRS IGOR ODES TRI
330.160ANO IRATE ORCA UNO
334.159ATOP ELK EMIR ENT MAR NEON ONEA
341.158ABA ADD ATARI OBI OPEN PAR SNAP
348.157EDAM EVEN REO SSS
352.156ACES TIN
354.155AJAR ALONE AROMA GEE LSD
359.154GAS OVAL SEN SON SPAR TON
365.153ALT ELSA HER ORA RENT RUE URAL
372.152AKA ANI AOL ARTS EARL EKE OMAN PSST SLO SNO TIS
383.151ERGO INS OTOE SENT TAO TRIO
389.150ACME EAU EMO ERATO ICON NAT OWE SRA
397.149AGES EEN OLIO SLED
401.148ABEL ETAS INANE NESS OMNI ORATE PAL REAR REED STS TRE YEN
413.147ATSEA EGG EGOS ELF NOSE SIS TDS URSA
421.146ADORE ALIEN ALP ASK CIA ERTE RAP RIOT
429.145ARAL AVON CAR ONUS OPT SAG
435.144ABS ACTS LED ODD ONA SCAR STA
442.143EDIE ELATE MIA NSA TEL TOT USES
449.142AGRA ALOHA ERAT ERNIE NEAR OLA STAG
456.141AMES ATLAS ERST PIE RYE TEEN ULNA
463.140ADEN ALAMO ATIT LEER OHIO RHO TALE TET YET
472.139DOE NBA SEC
475.138AIL ASTO ATA CAT ESTEE ETTU INA PSI SAN USED
485.137ATONE EELS IKE ITE LENO LIAR MENU RATE SARI SOD UMA YEA