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Most popular answers for all Shortz Era crosswords

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RankCount   Words
1.547ERA
2.479AREA
3.452ERE
4.446ONE
5.431ELI
6.430ORE
7.404ALE
8.403ATE
9.390ERIE
10.389ALI
11.388ETA
12.385ARE
13.383OLE
14.372ALOE
15.370ERR
16.360ALA
17.354ESS IRE
19.350ODE
20.347ARIA
21.345EEL
22.344EDEN
23.342ANTE EAR
25.341ENE
26.335ACE
27.334ADO
28.331ELSE
29.330ASH
30.327SPA
31.324IRA
32.323ESE
33.321END
34.318NEE
35.310EST
36.307APE
37.303SEE
38.300EAT
39.299AGE
40.297OREO
41.290IDEA
42.288TEE
43.287ANT
44.279EVE
45.277TEN
46.276ANTI
47.275ASS EGO ICE NET
51.274ETE
52.270ARI
53.269ARENA
54.268ISEE
55.267TAR
56.265ART
57.264TEA
58.263AHA SEA
60.262ANA
61.259ASEA ASIA ORAL
64.257SET
65.256LEE
66.255EPEE
67.254EASE ELS
69.251SHE
70.250EROS
71.249OLEO
72.248TNT
73.247ACRE
74.246TREE TSAR
76.245ONCE USE
78.244ETNA
79.243EON ERASE ODOR
82.242ECO
83.241NOR YES
85.240ALAS ALEE ESP
88.239ECHO ENS ETAL OSLO
92.238IDO
93.237RES
94.236NEO STAR
96.234ISLE
97.232AIR IDOL
99.231ANON STE
101.230AMI RTE
103.229RIO
104.228RNA STY
106.227ENDS ENOS LEI LIE OAR
111.225EPA OBOE
113.223EDGE
114.222IRON
115.221ONES
116.220ADS ONO
118.219ERIN NRA SSE STIR
122.218ANN
123.217ALL AMEN
125.216ALEC ANNE EERIE
128.215ACHE EWE OAT
131.214ACT ENO ESSO
134.213ABE AERO
136.212EDIT ELAN ITEM
139.211AMA
140.210ADAM ETON RAN
143.208ASHE EMU
145.207ADE
146.206ALOT ERAS ETTE INRE LEA OMAR RED
153.205ALTO ARC EAST ELO ETS TIE TSE
160.204ABLE RARE
162.203ARES ILE IRAN OTTO TOE
167.202OIL RAT ROE
170.201RAE
171.200ASAP ERIC EYE
174.199ARLO ELLA ORR REST
178.198AGO LET
180.197DEN ENID LES
183.196IDA ITO NEST
186.195ERS PER
188.194ALAN IAN
190.192ATOM AXE LEO NERO UTE
195.191EDS ELL
197.190KNEE OER OTIS SRO
201.189EER SAT SIR URN
205.188IDLE OPAL
207.187ADA INN ITS ORO RENE
212.186ASP EMIT ERLE ILL NEA
217.185ETRE ION OGRE SLY UTAH
222.184EDNA ESAU EVA NIL OMEN ONTO OVA
229.183ASA OVER
231.182APSE ELIA NED OLD
235.181ETC EVER USER
238.180ANNA ARM OPERA
241.179AFAR ANY AVE NEAT
245.178AAA DNA IOTA PTA
249.177ABET ALES ELAL IRENE NNE ORES SSTS
256.176ALSO ANTS ENTER IRS STET TED
262.175RAH SST
264.174ARID AWE ETTA NTH RENO SOS SRI SRS STAT
273.173ARAB ASTA SAD TAN
277.172ANEW ASTI ESTE INTO RCA TRA
283.171ARA AVA OGLE REA USA
288.170AGEE ALIT ATM ELM IRIS OMIT
294.169EPIC ESSE NEED
297.168AND AURA SNL
300.166ACNE OTT UNIT
303.165EURO PEA PRO SAL STEP TERI
309.164AVER ECRU EVIL ROT
313.163AONE INCA STEM
316.162ALAI BRA EGAD EIRE STAN URGE
322.161ASST ELLE ERN
325.160ERRS IGOR IRATE ODES
329.159APT EMIR MAR NEON TRI
334.158ANO ATOP ORCA PAR
338.157ABA ADD EDAM EVEN
342.156ELK ONEA OPEN REO SNAP SSS
348.155AJAR ALONE AROMA ATARI LSD OBI TIN UNO
356.154ENT GEE OVAL SPAR
360.153ACES GAS SEN
363.152ANI EARL ELSA HER OMAN PSST RENT SNO TIS TON URAL
374.151ALT EKE ORA RUE SENT SLO
380.150ACME AKA ARTS ERGO ICON INS OTOE
387.149AOL EAU EEN ERATO NAT SON TAO TRIO
395.148AGES ETAS INANE OLIO ORATE REED SLED SRA TRE
404.147EGG EMO NESS OMNI OWE PAL REAR STS YEN
413.146ABEL ALIEN ALP ASK ATSEA EGOS ELF NOSE SIS TDS URSA
424.145ADORE ARAL AVON CIA ERTE ONUS OPT RAP RIOT
433.144ACTS LED ONA SCAR
437.143ABS EDIE ELATE ODD SAG STA TEL
444.142AGRA ALOHA CAR ERNIE MIA NEAR OLA USES
452.141AMES ATLAS ERAT ERST NSA PIE TEEN TOT ULNA
461.140ADEN LEER OHIO STAG TALE
466.139ALAMO ATIT DOE SEC YET
471.138ATA CAT ESTEE INA NBA PSI RYE TET USED
480.137ASTO ETTU IKE LENO RHO SAN SARI YEA