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Source

Anagram

Author

Date

Notes

Oath

A "to h---!"

Viking

Dec 1930

 

Oatmeal cookie, an

Lo, a note: O, I'm a cake

FredDomino

Mar 1952

 

Obclude

Becloud

Nightowl

Jul 1989

 

Obdurateness

O, tense absurd

Meno

Jul 1918

 

Obfuscates

A best focus*

Hoho

Oct 1946

 

Obituary column, the

O, cloy human tribute

SourPuss

Jun 1940

 

Obituary columns, the

Notes touch my burial

Viking

Apr 1963

 

Obituary columns

My count o' burials

AwlWrong

Nov 1943

 

Objurgates

Get sour jab

Vesta

Jul 1920

 

Obliterates

Erase! blot it

ONEOne

Nov 09 NP

1922,1943

Obliterations, the

Enter to abolish it

Blackstone

Apr 1978

 

Obliterations

I blot a note, sir

Chris

Aug 1913

 

Obliterations

O, blots are in it

AwlWrong

Jun 1935

 

Obmiss

Mis (obs.)

Viking

Aug 1930

 

Obscene phone call, an

Loc'l bane (anon. speech)

Volar

Jun 1978

 

Obscenities

Sob! niceties*

Travv

Jun 1985

 

Obscenity, an

NB: nice to say*

Ulk

Jun 1990

 

Obscenity

SOB nicety

Travv

Mar 1987

 

Obscurities

Best curios, I

MCS

1893 Obsc

 

Obsecration

Sober action

ICDimly

Jul 1911

 

Obsoleteness

Loss to be seen

Ellsworth

Dec 1925

 

Obstetrician, an

I bear son intact

AbStruse

Feb 1988

 

Obstetrician, the

Birth: can see to it 79

BenAmi

Feb 1943

 

Obstetrician, the

See to act in birth

Kenneth

Sep 1961

 

Obstetrician

Cite it as born

DhumbbBhelle

Aug 1958

 

Obstetricians, the

To set in birth case

FredDomino

Dec 1952

 

Obstetrics

Tribe costs

Hap

Jan 1977

 

Obstinateness

Obtain setness

TomAHawk

Sep 98 MM

 

Obstreperous

Sour pest, bore

Hoho

Jun 1939

 

Obstreperous

Sour pest, bore

Not Dated

 

Obstreperous

Super-booster

Hap

Jan 1974

 

Obstruction, an

Count it bar, son

Francolin

Dec 1915

 

Obstructionist, an

No obscurantist, it*

Viking

Aug 1965

 

Obstructionist

Cross, I butt into

ArtyEss

Mar 1957

 

Obstupefaction

In fat obtuse cop

JackOLantern

Mar 1929

 

Obtain

O, nab it

Anonyme

Dec 1913

 

Occupational therapy

Ah, apply action to cure

Pat

Apr 1953

 

Ocean liners, the

Recline on th' sea

Leip

Apr 1933

 

Ocean steamship, an

Has me on sea; can tip

OShaw

Jul 1927

 

Oceanside resort, the

Site created on shore

Viking

Mar 1970

 

Ocelot, an

Cat (no Leo)

Ulk

Apr 1986

 

Ocelot, an

Lo, one cat

Atlantis

Oct 1920

 

Ocelot, an

O, lone cat

TeZirMan

Nov 1987

 

Octogenarian

I can age or not 86

QGaw

Aug 1985

 

Octogenarianism

Is a gerontic moan

AwlWrong

Oct 1946

 

Octogenarians, the

Eight tens a corona

Roscoe

May 1928

 

Odontalgia, the

A n.g. tooth ailed

Balmar

May12 00AP

 

Odontologists, the

Doing less to tooth*

NoholdsBard

Jan 1989

 

Odontotherapy

A tooth-pry done

JoelHHint

Feb 1928

 

Odoriferous

O, of dire, sour

Meno

May 1919

 

Odoriferous

Sure of odor, I

Donatello

Oct 1928

 

Oedipus complex, an

Clue: do in Pop. "Sex, Ma?"

Trazom

Mar 1991

 

Offertory anthem

Forth after money

Yercas

Jul 1934

 

Oil spill

I'll spoil

Sibyl

Aug 1989

 

Old Father Time

Mold their fate

Jamaica

Oct23 97MA

 

Old Man River

A Mr. R lived on

RandomWalk

Oct 1977

 

Old Man Winter

Warm, indolent*

Si

May 1938

 

Old bachelor, an

Ha! lone [old] crab

Amanovlettus

Feb 1937

 

Old bachelor, the

Bad choler lot, he

Nypho

Sep 1949

 

Old clothesman

Sold mean cloth

DelMonte

Jun 1918

 

Old family retainers, the

Hoary menials felt tired

Pat

Feb 1953

 

Old fogey

Edgy fool

TheGopher

Aug 1954

 

Old fogy, an

Agy d--n fool

Viking

Nov 1971

 

Old maid, an

Amid no lad

Twisto

Jul 1936

 

Old maid, an

I'd no lad, Ma

Q

Jul 1920

 

Old maid, an

I'm no lad, Ma

Q

Mar 1 12Co

 

Old maids, the

Is d--- he-mad lot*

Nypho

Sep 1949

 

Old maids, the

Sad lot hid 'em

POStage

Dec 1898

 

Old masters, the

These mold arts

Nypho

Jan 1925

 

Old masters

Art's models

Traddles

Dec 1898

 

Old salt, an

Lost aland

Viking

Aug 1932

 

Old soaks

Sad looks

Enavlicm

May 1920

 

Old soldier, the

He's too drilled

Viking

Jan 1970

 

Old soldier

Dose o' drill

Darby

Jul26 94My

 

Old soldier

O, so drilled

Delian

Jan27 04Co

 

Old swimming hole, the

O, men's whilom delight

DeeGee

Jun 1957

 

Old veteran

Never a dolt

WEStern

Nov 1919

 

Old wives' tales

Lo, d--- stale views

AbStruse

Jan 1986

 

Old-age pension, the

A design to help one

TheGopher

Aug 1954

 

Old-age pension, the

Helps one get on aid

FredDomino

Apr 1953

 

Old-age pension, the

Helps one in dotage

AwlWrong

May 1948

 

Old-fashioned gentleman

Oh, let's find olden-age man

FredDomino

Oct 1953

 

Old-fashioned girl, an

No flash-rig on, laddie

Amaranth

Mar 1924

 

Old-fashioned girl, the

H--l! leg is hidden too far

Jemand

Dec 1937

 

Old-fashioned

I flash odd one

TheGopher

Jul 1955

 

Old-fashioned

I on shelf? O, Dad!

Not Dated

 

Old-fashioned

Is end of a hold

DCVer

Nov 1934

 

Old-time saloon, an

O, it sold men no ale*

FredDomino

Nov 1953

 

Old-time songs

Models to sing

MCS

Aug 1910

 

Oldest inhabitant, the

Old he is, bent in, at that

Macropod

Aug 1933

 

Oldest profession, the

Lo, she does net profits

AbStruse

Aug 1984

 

Oleaster

Tree also

April'sChild

May 1980

 

Olecranon

Ancon role

AwlWrong

Jan 1940

 

Oleomargarine

A groan: mere oil

Enavlicm

Jan 1922

 

Oleomargarines

Grease or oil, man!

FrostERoman

May 1974

 

Olycook, the

T'hole cooky

Whatzit

Dec 1944

 

Olympic Games

Misc.: go play 'em

TeZirMan

Aug 1984

 

Omission

O, so I'm sin

SuSan

Nov 1929

 

Omniarch

I, monarch

BlueHenChick

Jun 1930

 

Omnibus

Mob in us

BeauNed

May 1934

 

Omnipotence

No impotence 29

Omar

Aug 1926

 

Omnipotent

Impotent? no

SamSlick

May 1918

 

Omnipotents

'tis men on top

AyayeKay

May 1942

 

Omnium-gatherum

O, I'm rummage hunt

AbStruse

Nov 1981

 

Omnivagant

A moving ant

Poly

Nov 1920

 

Omphalopsychite

Pipe holy stomach

Nypho

Dec 1925

 

Omphalopsychites

Mopiest holy chaps

Hercules

Mar 1925

 

On and off

Doff anon

Pacifico

Mar 1960

 

On borrowed time

We're in tomb door

Graydol

Feb 1975

 

On borrowed time

We're in tomb door

Graydol

Feb 1975

 

On horseback

Bronco shake

AwlWrong

May 1949

 

On the go

Gone to H---

Viking

Mar 1931

 

On the warpath

Oh, a pent wrath*

AChem

Aug 1975

 

On the water wagon, to

Beget wan H-two-O, not a beer

AwlWrong

Dec 1945

 

On the water wagon, to

Bewant no beer [to] thaw ego

AwlWrong

Dec 1945

 

On the water wagon

Ho, wet want orange

AbStruse

Mar 1940

 

Once in a blue moon

Clue: boom [in] an eon

BNatural

Jun 1935

 

One for the road

Then door o' fear

LowEbb

Sep 1958

 

One-armed bandits, the

Man needed bars to hit

Viking

Sep 1951

 

One-armed bandits

Reno's damned bait

LenElliott

Aug 83 4*P

 

One-armed bandits

Rob dimes and ante

Volar

Jul 1979

 

One-night stands, the

Hits and then gets on

Hardric

Jun 1982

 

One-sided

Is e'en odd

Enavlicm

Oct 1931

 

Onerous

Sour one

EmmoW

Jul 1950

 

Onerousness

Or sense onus

Donatello

May 1929

 

Onomatechny

O, con thy name

AbStruse

Mar 1937

 

Onomatopoeia

Taa, moo, noo, pie..

Typia

Oct 1961

 

Onus

On us

SakrElBahr

Oct 1931

 

Open hunting season, the

Ah, these: none point guns*

Brutus

Jan 1980

 

Open sesame

Ope: man sees

Remardo

Jan 6 06NP

 

Open-heart surgery

Peer organ rusty, eh?

Volar

Sep 1978

 

Openheartedly

Yearned to help

FredDomino

Feb 1956

 

Openheartedness

Note he's a spender

Tunste

Jan 1928

 

Opera glasses, the

Ah, stop! sees large

EZ2C

Jan 89 PP

 

Operations

O, I spare not

Fireglow

Apr12 94My

 

Ophthalmologist

Lo, oh lamp to sight

Meno

Jan 1916

 

Ophthalmologists, the

Plot: oh, most heal sight

Nightowl

Mar 1977

 

Ophthalmoscopist, the

He shoots th' optic lamp

EmmoW

Apr 1931

 

Opinionately

I yelp a notion

Gemini

Jul23 87GD

 

Opportunities, the

I put on either spot

Pat

Feb 1953

 

Opportunities

It's pure option

XSpecked

Jun 1948

 

Opposite

Oppose it

Grandmother

Dec 1925

 

Opprobrium

"purp!" I boo Mr.

DiehlMWright

Mar 1933

 

Opprobrium

"rib" poor ump

DiehlMWright

Mar 1933

 

Optical instruments, the

I'm at lens to inspect thru

Viking

Jul 1962

 

Oral communication, the

Oh, articulate in common

AChem

Sep 1969

 

Oral contraceptives

Practise control, Eva

Nightowl

Apr 1976

 

Orange blossoms

Eros-blooms sang

SamSlick

Apr 1919

 

Orangeist

Erin's goat

Viking

Nov 1933

 

Orations

O, so I rant 48

TryemAll

Nov 1928

 

Orator

To roar

TH

Dec15 06AP

 

Oratorio

I roar, too 48

Pearson

 

Orbiting satellite, an

Gain stellar bit, I note

MissileC

Sep 1964

 

Orchestrate

Score the art

DoubleH

Nov 1983

 

Orchestration, an

Chart notes on air

AwlWrong

Oct 1945

 

Orchestration

Art tones' choir

WEStern

May 01 Sx

 

Orchestration

Choir art notes

Meno

Jul 1918

 

Orchestration

Or I chart notes

AbStruse

Dec 1988

 

Orchestrations

Chart rot noises*

JayTuefs

Jul 1938

 

Ordained minister, an

I ranted "admire no sin"

Amaranth

Mar 25 IRR

 

Orderliness

In less order*

Arcanus

Aug 1927

 

Ordinary seaman

O, a sandy mariner

Moonshine

Mar 1919

Ordnance, an

Read: cannon

Tav

Aug 1974

 

Organ lessons

Learn songs so

Hudu

Jan 1986

 

Oriental carpets, the

Care! step on lithe art

Hoho

Dec 1958

 

Oriental costumes, the

Clothes met in our East

Viking

Jan 1936

 

Oriental races, the

Lo! nice Tatars here

Atlantis

Oct 1924

 

Orientalism

Loiter in Siam

Remardo

May15 15BI

 

Orientalist

Riot in tales

Spica

Sep12 99Co

 

Orientalists

Lorn, I sit east

NetaLyle

Apr 1922

 

Ornaments

Ten on arms

Atlas

Nov 1921

 

Orphan asylums, the

Ay, th' hapless mourn

Amaranth

Dec 1912

 

Orpheus and Eurydice

You'd rescued her? pain!

NoholdsBard

Apr 1987

 

Orpiment

Orpin met

Donatello

Aug 1929

 

Orthodontia

I adorn tooth

Hap

May 1977

 

Orthodontist, the

He isn't Dr. to tooth*

YKnott

Aug 1941

 

Orthogonality

O, no, lay to right

Archimedes

Apr 1951

 

Osculation

Soul action

Sourpuss

Oct 1947

 

Osmiridium

Iridosmium

Ralph

Jul 1928

 

Osteocarcinoma

So I am cancer, too

Yards

Dec 1928

 

Osteopath

He pats, too 47

Amaranth

Oct 1924

 

Osteopaths

Pats soothe

ISee

Sep 1947

 

Ostium, the

Mouth site

Ulk

Oct 1987

 

Ostrich feather, an

Ah, nice for hatters

Ralph

Dec15 06AP

 

Ostrich feather

It's cheer for hat

AbStruse

Jul 1979

 

Other woman, the

"no, two her" met ..ah..

JoTheLoiter+

May 1990

 

Otohemineurasthenia

Eh? minutia: one ear shot

BurntSack

Oct 1974

 

Ottoman Empire, the

It meant Porte home

DCVer

Jan 1944

 

Ottoman Empire, the

Porte met at home in

DCVer

Jan 1944

 

Ouster, the

There's out

Hoho

Aug 1962

 

Out of gas

O, U go fast*

EmmoW

Apr 1945

 

Out of spirits

I spot sour fit

AwlWrong

Oct 1937

 

Out of spirits

It is for pouts

AwlWrong

Oct 1937

 

Outboard motor, an

To roam boat 'round

Yercas

Dec 1937

 

Outcasts

Scat to us

Spreggs

Jan 1930

 

Outdoors

To our sod

Joaquin

Mar 1927

 

Outhouse

O, O, use hut

Tav

Aug 1975

 

Outlandishness

Shun sane, stolid

Orion

May 1925

 

Outrageous

A rogue to us

MrRee

Oct 1949

 

Outre

O, true

EmmaW

Sep 1940

 

Outsiders

Ousted, sir

JackOLantern

Jun 25 IRR

 

Overalls

Save roll

OKay

Jun 1920

 

Overbearing

O, I never brag*

EmmoW

Apr 1934

 

Overbearingness

A "noser's" big nerve

EmmoW

Apr 1934

 

Overcoat, the

Cover to heat

Kenneth

Dec 1903

 

Overcoatings

Togs in a cover

AlecSander

Mar10 06NP

 

Overcoats

As to cover

Arcanus

Sep 5 06Co

 

Overcomers, the

Covers them o'er*

Limor

Mar 1930

 

Overenthusiastic

This is no cute rave*

ArtyEss

Sep 1959

 

Overflow with gratitude

I vow it: grateful the word

Hoodwink

Jul 1957

 

Overpassionately

O, stay: a love ripens

Moonshine

May 1927

 

Overrode

Drove o'er

Remardo

Nov 1924

 

Overseer, the

Reeve sort, he

Ulk

Nov 1987

 

Owl, the

Howlet

Damonomad

Jul 1937

 


Updated: May 10, 2016


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