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Contests started: WHAT'S UP (5, 2), SET (3), FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT (8, 9), OVERPOPULATED (13), CLUE CONTAINING UR LAST WINNING CLUE’S ANSWER (?), GIMMICK (7), CLUE CONTAINING A PIECE OR TERM FROM CHESS (?), OOF (3), VETERAN/VETERANS (7/8), HOT DOG (3, 3), CUP (3), DISTRACT (8) OR DISTRACTION (11), RESOLUTION (10), INEVITABLE (10), LOVE (4), DEUSOVI (7), MUSEUM (6), NOPE (4), TED CRUZ (3, 4), SPLOOSHING (10)

Contests won: PROXY (5), RESONATE (8), ANY CLUE IN HAIKU WITH 5-7-5 SYLLABLES (???), CLUE CONTAINING UR LAST WINNING CLUE’S ANSWER (?), PARASITE (8), CRYPTIC CLUE (7, 4), ABCDE (5), VERBIGERATE (11), SEASICKNESS (11), ANY CLUE CONTAINING "NO" OR "NOT" (?), LOVE (4), NO (2), ANY CLUE WHOSE SURFACE IS A PALINDROME (?)

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Clue ID Contest Clue Explanation (hover) Submitted By Likes
5239 ANY CLUE WHOSE SURFACE CONTAINS A CROSSWORD CLUE "With two feet, initially baffled interjection (3)", "Pleased about "Left quite unfinished (4)" —Edd (8)" in between? (9) maybe not what the author intended but i am a tryhard and felt like making this:

left clue: W_ T_ F_ (baffled interjection)
inner clue: QUIT(-e)
middle clue: RE (about) + L + -ISH + ED(-d)
full clue: B_ I_ P_ and (-re)ALLY with ED(-d) in between
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2329 RESONATE (8) Notes are all over the place, making sound (8) NOTES ARE* / sound EpicToast 4
3198 PARASITE (8) Bloodsucker alien is a hit, in retrospect (8) ET+IS A+RAP< EpicToast 4
6084 ANY CLUE WHOSE SURFACE IS A PALINDROME (?) Flow god: OG wolf (5) DOGGO* EpicToast 4
2304 PROXY (5) Investigate about "animal substitute" (5) PR(OX)Y / substitute EpicToast 3
2684 ANY CLUE IN HAIKU WITH 5-7-5 SYLLABLES (???) Complimentary // brochure to "leave dangerous // poetry"-- that sucks (4, 5) FREE (complimentary) + (-ad)VERSE = FREE VERSE (poetry that sucks :p) EpicToast 3
3029 CLUE CONTAINING UR LAST WINNING CLUE’S ANSWER (?) Back out of limitless free verse (7) (-f)RE(-e) VERSE EpicToast 3
3207 CLUE CONTAINING A CHARACTER OR ITEM FROM CLUE (?) Murder with lead pipe, followed by decapitating, gutting— it’s disconcerting (10) OFF + P(-ipe) + (-g)UTTING EpicToast 3
3496 CRYPTIC CLUE (7, 4) For example, this plea for epic cult to be disbanded (7, 4) for example, this // CRY (plea) + EPICCULT* EpicToast 3
3891 SEASICKNESS (11) Son, I see snacks all over the place, which causes dizziness (11) S + I SEE SNACKS* EpicToast 3
2480 NITROGEN (8) Gas heard from old soldier’s condom (8) homophone of KNIGHT TROJAN EpicToast 2
2489 ANY PANGRAMMATIC CLUE (?) The lazy dog jumps over the quick brown fox crazily to make famous pangram (3 5 5 3 5 4 3 4 3) THELAZYDOGJUMPSOVERTHEQUICKBROWNFOX*
Famous pangram = THE QUICK BROWN FOX JUMPS OVER THE LAZY DOG
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2713 TENACIOUS (9) Strong cards for blackjack almost leads to debts (9) TEN+AC(-e) (cards that make blackjack, almost)
IOUs (debts)
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2733 ANY LIMERICK CLUE WITH AABBA RHYME SCHEME (?) The opposite of not the most / A joy without end and, um, close / Finale, not Grande / Cut short, starting Monday / Hugging is the longest word, almost (28) rhyming most with almost? oh well

ANTI (the opposite of) + DIS (not) + EST (the most) + A (a) + BLIS(-s) (joy without end) + HM (um) + (-clos)E (close finale) + NT (not) + ARIAN(-a) (Grande cut short) + M (starting monday), all around IS (hugging is) // ANTIDISESTABLISHMENTARIANISM = the longest word, almost
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2768 LIGHT (5) Brilliant answer (5) ddef. light = bright = brilliant / light, in a crossword EpicToast 2
2967 INFRACTION/INFRACTIONS (10/11) Error in fiction loses me and brings in initial readers, apparently (10) INF(-i)CTION holding R(-eaders) A(-pparently) EpicToast 2
3182 SWEET HOME ALABAMA (5, 4, 7) Song from gingerbread house, like uninitiated president (5, 4, 7) SWEET HOME (gingerbread house) + A LA (like) + (-o)BAMA (uninitiated president) EpicToast 2
3602 JACKBOX (7) “Support athletes” says Spooner, a creator of party packs (7) spoonerism of BACK JOCKS EpicToast 2
3802 DUBIOUS (7) Suspicious sounds of shit... bullshit... (7) homophone of DOO BS EpicToast 2
3810 HOT DOG (3, 3) “Mark, keep it to yourself” Spooner says to wanna-be sandwich (3, 3) spoonerism of DOT HOG EpicToast 2
3911 SPANISH INQUISITION (7, 11) I squish and sit in piano awkwardly— n-nobody expects it (7, 11) I SQUISH and SIT IN PIANO* + N // nobody expects it EpicToast 2
3941 ANY NON-ALPHANUMERIC GLYPH THAT ISN'T ♀ (1) A doctor, at least (1) A* = ≥ (at least) EpicToast 2
4155 NO (2) Negative objection, primarily! N_ O_ &lit EpicToast 2
4681 ANY CLUE WHOSE WORDPLAY IS A REBUS (?) Robbers' bits? (7) Robbers = BANDITS, BITS = B and ITS EpicToast 2
2342 SENBAZURU (9) A shit-ton of cranes are almost delivered with boy's edgy characters and unlimited gold (9) A shit-ton of cranes / SENt + B (boy) + AZ (edgy characters) + aURUm (gold)
This is hard.
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2551 TEMPEST (7) Muppet set evens out after ten heads make a storm (7) TEn + MuPpEt SeT EpicToast 1
2616 LABOR DAY (5, 3) Work on LA by-road on birthday (5, 3) LABYROAD* / birth day (hehe) EpicToast 1
2694 HARBORTH (8) “Brr... ah, hot!” slurred discoverer of sticky graph (8) BRRAHHOT* EpicToast 1
2966 ANY CLUE THAT RESOLVES TO THE EMPTY STRING (0) Empty my positive contributions to society (0) ddef. :pensive: EpicToast 1
3426 BOURGEOIS (9) Middle-class boogers dance around you and I (9) BOOGERS* around I and U = BO(U)RGEO(I)S EpicToast 1
3497 CRYPTIC CLUE (7, 4) Gang member Mark: “The bathroom, I hear, is something found on this site?” (7, 4) “CRIP (gang member) TICK (mark) LOO (bathroom)” // something found on this site EpicToast 1
3553 CHICKEN (7) Cool dude’s a coward (7) CHIC + KEN (unsure if dude for ken works) EpicToast 1
3592 AWOO (4) Confused “Woah, oh no”, hours of howling noise (4) WOA(-h)O(-h)*
confused WOAHOH / no hours (no h’s) = howling noise
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3642 ABCDE (5) Lincoln eats disc and a bunch of letters consecutively (5) AB(CD)E EpicToast 1
3673 VERBIGERATE (11) Repeatedly say, say, say, part of speech, part of, say, speech (11) repeatedly say / homophone of (say) VERB (say, part of speech) + EDGE (part? sure i guess) + ORATE (say speech) EpicToast 1
3720 THE (3) Heads off to wash something specific (3) (-b)(-a)THE = something specific EpicToast 1
3723 THE (3) Specifically, a secret of heathens (3) heaTHEns = specifically, a EpicToast 1
3864 HARDBASS (8) Alcoholic’s fish makes music (8) HARD + BASS EpicToast 1
4018 FUELS (5) Primarily, fucked-up engine lacks some gas (5) initials of Fucked Up Engine Lacks Fuel EpicToast 1
4062 ANY CLUE CONTAINING "NO" OR "NOT" (?) Not no no no no no not no no trumpet sound (4) trumpet sound // (-NO)T (not, no no) + (-N)O (no, no no) + (-N)OT (not, no no) EpicToast 1
4065 LOVE (4) Hey, Valentine’s emotion, primarily! (4) LO + V(-alentine’s) E(-motion) EpicToast 1
4131 ANY CLUE THAT CONTAINS ITS ANSWER (?) Negative? No, no, no, no (2) N + (-n)O // wait no i already did this EpicToast 1
4650 TWENTY-TWO (6-3) With time, puzzler starts to turn this, with others around club! (6-3) T + WEN + T(Y)TWO
(i just kind of assumed you were turning 22, i hope that's right)
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5659 LWOJLA (6) I hear melon is nonsense word (6) LWOJLA, homophone of "cantaloupe" EpicToast 1
5666 LWOJLA (6) Lydian's word's origin: joking letters and primarily the answer to this clue (6) LWOJLA inits EpicToast 1
2302 LASAGNA (7) Garfield's favorite girl grabs sink (7) Garfield's favorite / LA(SAG)NA EpicToast 0
2317 LAST (4) Continue to stop (4) double definition EpicToast 0
2318 LAST (4) How golf is for the receiving end (4) G is the LAST of receivinG / end EpicToast 0
2328 POUDRETTEITE Gem's proud about small, short, decent announcement (12) Gem / PROUD* (about) + ETTE + ITE(~AIGHT, short for alright) EpicToast 0
2409 POTLUCK (7) Put lock to ruin sharing (7) PUTLOCK* EpicToast 0
2423 FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT (8, 9) Benjamin and Theodore together become president (8, 9) (benjamin) FRANKLIN + (theodore) ROOSEVELT EpicToast 0
2457 OZONE (5) Second becoming final from noose, struggling for more oxygen (5) NOOSE* (s -> z) EpicToast 0
2567 BALBIS (6) Nonsense about heartless cover-up for capital hotel (6) BS about AL(-i)BI / capital Hotel = H (NATO alphabet) EpicToast 0
2797 ELISION (7) Elf fission around India’s fission (7) EL(I)F, but F IS SION = EL(I)SION EpicToast 0
2915 IT (2) Broccoli thief’s hidden horror movie (2) _I T_ EpicToast 0
2919 IT (2) Return calculator to tech department (2) TI< EpicToast 0
3001 ARTISANAL CHEESE (9, 6) Fancy dairy product makes party into panalcheesey (9, 6) PARTY becomes PANALCHEESEY when ART IS ANAL CHEESE EpicToast 0
3014 ANY CLUE NUMBER ACROSS/DOWN (? 6/4) Drop safely, head to Tilted Towers, and travel to entry area (2 6) PI(-s)A(-s) (tilted towers, hehe) + CROSS = PI ACROSS EpicToast 0
3054 BACTERIA (8) Russia, partially without leaders, captures portion of cells (8) (-si)B[ACT]ERIA (siberia is russia, partially) EpicToast 0
3059 ANY CLUE WHERE EVERY WORD IS THE SAME LENGTH (?) M I C A K (4) ME (I) around (C) I (A) K (K) = MIKE (M) EpicToast 0
3383 ANY COLOR WORD WITH DEF NOT "COLOR" (?) How depression makes me feel: screwed up, say (4) BLUE // “blew” as in i blew it EpicToast 0
3436 ANY CLUE WITH PRINTER'S DEVILRY AS WORDPLAY (?) Yeah this is a printer’s devilry clue I got a Ben burrito from Taco Bell letter (1) i got a beAn burrito from taco bell / letter EpicToast 0
3519 LEONINE (7) French article one holds in like a lion (7) LE + ON(IN)E / like a lion EpicToast 0
3608 BRUNCH (6) British crossword’s one answer: “square meal” (6) BR + UNCH (crossword’s one answer square, a square that’s only part of one answer) EpicToast 0
3800 NEKO (4) Secretly stroke nuts to rear of catgirl (4) found in strOKE Nuts backwards EpicToast 0
3820 BUTTER (6) Right after hill makes creamy substance (6) BUTTE + R EpicToast 0
3849 ROBUST (6) Having strength to divert sub, oriented backwards to hide inside (6) found backwards in diverT SUB ORiented EpicToast 0
4075 HAND (4) Help! No return from dead-end (4) definition is help // NAH< + (-dea)D EpicToast 0
4081 HAND (4) Essentially, pitch-and-toss (4) pitcH AND // toss EpicToast 0
4089 HAT (3) Dancing atheist makes ties with this clothing item (3) ATHIEST* = TIES* + HAT
bad composite anagram
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4105 CONTEST (7) Game with trick question (7) CON + TEST EpicToast 0
4111 OVERHEAR (8) Eavesdrop endlessly to lovers’ make out (8) (-l)OVER(-s) + HEAR (make out)
if this was overhearing it’d be a lot better ok
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4162 SHATTER (7) Shart all over the place, covering outside of the crack (7) SHART* around T(-h)E // crack EpicToast 0
5280 TORTE (5) Cake is otter in disguise (5) OTTER* EpicToast 0
5492 ANY CLUE WHICH CONTAINS EXACTLY ONE LETTER (?) Not "exactly one letter", not one... exactly... letter one... letter... not one... (6) C (not exactly) + I (one) + PH(-i) (letter, not one) + E_ (exactly letter one) + R (letter) = CIPHER (not one, as in zero)
please help me come up with a better way to clue the R
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6397 ANY "AMONG US" THEMED CLUE (?) Con artist "imposter" is sus: caught retreating, killing for example (13) con artist = IMPRESSIONIST (as in someone who does impressions)
IMPRESSIOT* ("imposter is sus") catches NIS< (retreating, killing for example)
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