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Most popular answers for all Shortz Era crosswords

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RankCount   Words
1.540ERA
2.474AREA
3.446ERE
4.444ONE
5.428ORE
6.427ELI
7.401ATE
8.399ALE
9.389ERIE
10.387ALI
11.385ETA
12.378ARE OLE
14.367ERR
15.366ALOE
16.355ALA
17.353IRE
18.351ESS
19.346ARIA ODE
21.341EDEN
22.340EEL
23.338EAR
24.336ENE
25.335ANTE
26.332ACE
27.331ADO
28.329ASH
29.328ELSE
30.326SPA
31.322ESE
32.320IRA
33.318END
34.315NEE
35.308EST
36.304APE
37.301SEE
38.298EAT
39.296AGE
40.295OREO
41.289IDEA
42.286ANT
43.284TEE
44.278EVE
45.276TEN
46.275ANTI
47.273EGO ETE NET
50.271ICE
51.269ASS
52.268ARI
53.266ARENA ISEE
55.263SEA TAR
57.262ART TEA
59.261AHA
60.260ANA
61.259ASEA
62.258ASIA
63.257ORAL
64.255SET
65.254EASE EPEE LEE
68.250ELS EROS
70.249SHE
71.247OLEO TNT
73.245ACRE TREE TSAR
76.244ONCE
77.243ERASE ETNA
79.241ODOR USE
81.240ECO NOR YES
84.239ALEE ENS EON ESP ETAL
89.238ALAS
90.237ECHO
91.236RES
92.235NEO OSLO
94.234IDO STAR
96.231AIR IDOL
98.230STE
99.229ANON ISLE
101.228RTE
102.226AMI ENDS LEI RIO STY
107.225OAR
108.224ENOS EPA LIE RNA
112.222OBOE
113.220IRON
114.219NRA SSE STIR
117.218ADS ONES
119.217EDGE ERIN ONO
122.216ALEC ANNE
124.215ACHE ALL AMEN EERIE
128.214ANN ESSO OAT
131.213ACT EWE
133.211EDIT ELAN ENO
136.210ADAM AERO AMA ITEM
140.209ABE
141.206ADE EMU ERAS RAN
145.205ETTE TSE
147.204ALOT ASHE ETON INRE OMAR RED TIE
154.203ALTO ILE IRAN LEA OTTO
159.202ARC ARES EAST ETS TOE
164.201ABLE ELO RARE RAT ROE
169.200EYE RAE
171.199REST
172.198ARLO ASAP ERIC OIL
176.197ELLA ENID ORR
179.196AGO DEN LES LET NEST
184.195PER
185.194ALAN IDA ITO
188.193IAN
189.192ERS
190.191NERO UTE
192.190ATOM EDS ELL KNEE LEO OER
198.189AXE EER
200.188IDLE SAT SRO
203.187ADA INN SIR
206.186ILL ITS NEA OPAL ORO OTIS
212.185EMIT RENE URN UTAH
216.184EDNA ERLE EVA OVA SLY
221.183ASA ASP ESAU ETRE ION NIL OGRE ONTO
229.182NED OVER
231.181ELIA OLD OMEN USER
235.180APSE
236.179ANY ARM AVE ETC EVER
241.178AFAR ANNA IOTA OPERA
245.177DNA IRENE NNE ORES SSTS
250.176AAA PTA
252.175ALES ANTS ENTER IRS NEAT STET TED
259.174ABET ALSO ARID ELAL SST
264.173ARAB ETTA NTH SAD SOS SRI SRS TAN
272.172ANEW ASTI INTO RENO
276.171ARA ASTA AWE ESTE RAH RCA TRA
283.170ALIT ELM OGLE OMIT REA STAT
289.169AGEE EPIC
291.168AVA ESSE IRIS NEED
295.167AND ATM AURA USA
299.165UNIT
300.164AVER ECRU EURO OTT PEA SAL STEP
307.163ACNE EVIL PRO ROT SNL STEM TERI
314.162ALAI AONE EIRE
317.161ASST EGAD ERN INCA
321.160ODES STAN
323.159APT BRA ELLE ERRS URGE
328.158IGOR NEON ORCA
331.157ATOP IRATE MAR TRI
335.156ABA ADD ELK EMIR EVEN PAR SSS
342.155ANO EDAM ONEA OPEN SNAP
347.154AJAR AROMA GEE OBI REO TIN
353.153ALONE ATARI LSD UNO
357.152ACES OVAL RENT SEN SPAR TON URAL
364.151ANI EKE ELSA ENT HER PSST TIS
371.150EARL GAS OMAN
374.149ACME ARTS EEN ERGO ICON INS ORA OTOE RUE SENT SON TAO
386.148AOL ERATO OLIO SNO TRE
391.147AKA ALT EAU INANE NAT NESS ORATE OWE PAL SLED SLO SRA TRIO
404.146ABEL AGES ALIEN EGOS ELF ETAS REAR REED TDS URSA
414.145ALP ATSEA EGG NOSE OMNI SIS
420.144ARAL EMO ERTE LED ONUS RAP RIOT YEN
428.143ACTS AVON CIA ONA OPT STA TEL
435.142ADORE AGRA ASK CAR EDIE ELATE ODD STS
443.141ALOHA ERAT NEAR SCAR ULNA USES
449.140ABS ADEN AMES ATLAS ERNIE ERST LEER OLA PIE TEEN
459.139SAG STAG TOT
462.138ATA ATIT MIA NSA RYE TALE
468.137DOE ESTEE INA NBA OHIO SAN SARI
475.136AIL ALAMO ASTO ATONE CAT ERG ITE PSI RHO SCI SEC SSR USED YET