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Scrap Crossword Clue Answer is…
This clue last appeared in the Eugene Sheffer Crossword on August 29, 2023. You can also find answers to past Eugene Sheffer Crosswords.
Today’s Eugene Sheffer Crossword Answers
This clue has been used by other publishers in the past, and they have had different answers when published, so the below list is a compilation of all known answers that have been used for this clue.
- ORT (3 letters)
- CANCEL (6 letters)
- TOSSOUT (7 letters)
- WASTE (5 letters)
Clue & Answer Definitions
- CANCEL (verb)
- declare null and void; make ineffective
- make up for
- CANCEL (noun)
- a notation cancelling a previous sharp or flat
- WASTE (verb)
- cause to grow thin or weak
- run off as waste
- WASTE (adjective)
- located in a dismal or remote area; desolate
- WASTE (noun)
- an uninhabited wilderness that is worthless for cultivation
- useless or profitless activity; using or expending or consuming thoughtlessly or carelessly
Historical Usage in Crossword Puzzles
About the Eugene Sheffer Crossword
Eugene Sheffer was an American journalist and crossword puzzle creator who is best known for his work in the field of crosswords. He was born on February 12, 1923, in Brooklyn, New York, and died on January 17, 1997.
Sheffer began his career as a journalist in the 1940s and worked for several newspapers, including the New York Post and the New York Daily News. In 1968, he began creating crossword puzzles for the New York Herald Tribune, and later worked for the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, and other publications.
Sheffer was known for his creative and challenging crossword puzzles, which often featured puns and wordplay. His puzzles were also known for their cultural references and inclusion of a wide range of topics, from history and literature to popular culture.
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