OKRA is an answer for the NYT Crossword puzzle. Here you can get the history and usage for OKRA in NYT Crossword from 1994.

This "OKRA" answer was first appeared in "9 Dec 1993" NYT Crossword for the hint of "Greengrocer’s pods". It was authored by Janie Lyons. Recently, the "OKRA" answer has been used for "7 Dec 2023" NYT Crossword for the hint of "Vegetable sometimes called “ladies’ fingers”". It was authored by Rebecca Goldstein. In the NYT Crossword, this answer has been used most frequently for the hint: "Gumbo vegetable (15)". "OKRA" appeared 141 times in Shortz Era puzzles. So lets take a look for clue and answer history of "OKRA" word.

Date Grid Clue Author
7 Dec 2023 59A Vegetable sometimes called “ladies’ fingers” Rebecca Goldstein
29 Nov 2023 15A Gumbo green Ruth Bloomfield Margolin
17 Jul 2023 1D Pod vegetable in gumbo Alexander Liebeskind
2 Jul 2023 48A Vegetable that can be slimy when cooked Rebecca Goldstein and Rafael Musa
26 Jun 2023 58D Pod ingredient in gumbo Taylor Johnson and Christina Iverson
12 Feb 2023 13D It helps make a stew a goo Christina Iverson and Samuel A. Donaldson
23 Nov 2022 58A Natural stew thickener Erica Hsiung Wojcik and Matthew Stock
19 Oct 2022 67A Gumbo ingredient Ryan Patrick Smith
30 Sep 2022 54D Garden plant in the mallow family David Karp
29 Sep 2022 66A Often-pickled pods Jeremy Newton
6 Jul 2022 65A Gumbo ingredient Sam Koperwas and Jeff Chen
2 May 2022 5D Vegetable with pentagonal cross sections Erik Agard
7 Feb 2022 18D Vegetable that becomes gooey when cooked Rebecca Goldstein
23 Jan 2022 78A Gumbo ingredient Nancy Stark and Will Nediger
30 Nov 2021 57D Vegetable that’s often fried Billy Ouska
7 Nov 2021 12D Vegetable in bhindi masala Sid Sivakumar
24 Oct 2021 90A Southern cooking staple Katie Hale
22 Oct 2021 18A Vegetable also called “ladies’ fingers” Robyn Weintraub
11 Oct 2021 50D Vegetable used to thicken stews Ben Pall
2 Jul 2021 6D West African food staple Brooke Husic and Ada Nicolle
14 Jun 2021 55D Southern soup ingredient Andrea Carla Michaels and Doug Peterson
2 Jun 2021 53A Vegetable also called ladies’ fingers Jesse Goldberg
14 Oct 2020 33D Cajun cooking staple Rich Proulx
13 Sep 2020 120A Soup pod MaryEllen Uthlaut
15 Jul 2020 53A Food also known as ladies’ fingers Lee Higbie and Jeff Chen
27 Jun 2020 40D Stew thickener Ryan Mccarty
11 May 2020 64A Gumbo vegetable Ross Trudeau
13 Apr 2020 58A Vegetable in Creole cooking Evan Kalish
19 Mar 2020 60A New Orleans side dish Wayne Bergman and Gary Otting
18 Mar 2020 55D Vegetable that’s frequently fried Ricky Cruz
12 Feb 2020 1A Vegetable that can get slimy when overcooked Rich Proulx
10 Jan 2020 9D Succotash ingredient, at times Brendan Emmett Quigley
21 May 2019 55D Gumbo green Evan Kalish
6 Mar 2019 60A South side? Mary Lou Guizzo and Erik Agard
5 Mar 2019 61A Ingredient in gumbo Joe Deeney
9 Dec 2018 40D Gumbo ingredient Ross Trudeau
30 May 2018 16A Gooey vegetable Sande Milton and Jeff Chen
23 Apr 2018 20A Gummy gumbo vegetable Lynn Lempel
29 Mar 2018 58A Jambalaya ingredient, at times Claire Muscat and David Steinberg
17 Feb 2018 50D Plant also known as ladies’ fingers Peter Wentz
19 Nov 2017 61A Staple of Southern cuisine Tom McCoy
24 Oct 2017 56A Vegetable with pods Damon Gulczynski
17 Apr 2017 22A Gumbo vegetable Peter Gordon
14 Dec 2016 44A Gumbo vegetable Alan DeLoriea
12 Dec 2016 58D Vegetable that becomes gooey when cooked Mark McClain
7 Dec 2016 49A Fried ___ (Southern dish) David Steinberg
13 Jul 2016 18D Vegetable that’s a good source of protein Tom McCoy
20 Mar 2016 108A South side? Joel Fagliano
3 Aug 2015 44A Southern-fried vegetable David Steinberg
1 May 2015 55D Stew thickener David Steinberg
27 Apr 2015 41D Gumbo ingredient Johanna Fenimore
26 Apr 2015 111A Deep South delicacy Patrick Berry
1 Feb 2015 55A Vegetable that’s often fried David Steinberg
4 Nov 2014 51D Plant also known as ladies’ fingers Joel Fagliano
27 Oct 2014 16A Southern vegetable that’s often deep-fried Stanley Newman
8 Oct 2014 21D Gumbo need Mary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
11 Aug 2014 40A Cajun cooking pod David Steinberg and Bernice Gordon
13 Jul 2014 78A Food often with pentagonal cross sections Tom McCoy
7 Jan 2014 40D Some pods Mark Bickham
23 Oct 2013 58D Gumbo need Robyn Weintraub
11 Jan 2013 26A Vegetable that’s often fried Ian Livengood
3 Jun 2012 73A Pods often pickled Patrick Berry
18 Apr 2012 10A Gumbo need Steven Riley
29 Oct 2011 32D Southern side Barry C. Silk
23 Jul 2011 50D Soup thickener Tom Heilman
25 Apr 2011 3D Cajun cuisine vegetable Joon Pahk
4 Apr 2011 28A Gumbo vegetable Lynn Lempel
15 Oct 2010 39D Soup thickener Peter Wentz
28 Sep 2010 7D Gumbo staple Michael Torch
11 May 2010 34D Vegetable in Cajun cuisine Keith Talon
19 Apr 2010 59D Gumbo pod Randy Sowell
12 Jan 2010 14A Gumbo vegetable Patrick Blindauer and Rebecca Young
28 Nov 2009 39A Callaloo ingredient Karen M. Tracey
9 Aug 2009 89D Southern staple Patrick Blindauer & Andrea Carla Michaels
21 Jun 2009 33D New Orleans staple Matt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
2 May 2009 13A Vegetable sometimes grown as a flower Peter A. Collins
30 Apr 2009 6D Food whose name comes from a language of West Africa Greg Kaiser and Steven Ginzburg
29 Mar 2009 71D Vegetable in Cajun cuisine Elizabeth C. Gorski
3 Mar 2009 65A Creole cooking pod Jeffrey Wechsler
1 Feb 2009 109D Member of the mallow family Victor Fleming and Matt Ginsberg
29 Jul 2008 55D Gumbo vegetable David Kwong and Emily Halpern
31 Mar 2008 52D Gumbo ingredient Jeff Armstrong
1 Nov 2007 67A Pod holder Larry Shearer
29 Oct 2007 15A Gumbo vegetable Fred Piscop
30 Sep 2007 33A Pod that’s sometimes pickled Kelsey Blakley
15 Aug 2007 56D Gumbo ingredient Ray Fontenot
20 Feb 2007 29D Gumbo ingredient Jonathan Gersch
20 Dec 2006 48A Creole vegetable Nancy Salomon
19 Dec 2006 26D Gumbo vegetable Sarah Keller
21 Aug 2006 45A Gumbo vegetable Elayne Cantor
11 May 2006 65A Gumbo vegetable Joe DiPietro
16 Dec 2005 29D Some pods Joe DiPietro
11 Nov 2005 13D Food that may be pickled Eric Berlin
29 Aug 2004 17D Gumbo pods Manny Nosowsky
15 Aug 2004 143A Gumbo thickener Brendan Emmett Quigley
2 Aug 2004 70A Gumbo vegetable Holden Baker
12 May 2004 8D Gumbo vegetable Allan E. Parrish
8 Jan 2004 48A Plant with pods Michael Shteyman
9 Dec 2003 6D Gumbo pod Alan Arbesfeld
24 Nov 2003 64A Gumbo pods Nancy Kavanaugh
18 Nov 2003 56D Gumbo vegetable Denise M. Neuendorf
25 Jul 2003 15A Soup vegetable Michael Shteyman
27 Nov 2002 44D Bourbon Street vegetable Ron O’Hair
14 Oct 2002 36D Soup pod Gregory E. Paul
25 Aug 2002 104D Tapered pods Randolph Ross
2 Jun 2002 42D Creole vegetable Frank Longo
13 May 2002 56D Gumbo ingredient Patrick Merrell
20 May 2001 40D Gumbo Alan Arbesfeld
29 Mar 2001 59D Gumbo component William I. Johnston
1 Feb 2001 14A Soup vegetable Frances Hansen
20 Nov 2000 64A Gumbo ingredient Randall J. Hartman
10 Oct 2000 2D Gumbo Frances Hansen
1 Aug 2000 62A Gumbo ingredient Randall J. Hartman
17 Jul 2000 32A Gumbo ingredient Mitch Komro
9 Jul 2000 45A Staple of Southern cuisine Manny Nosowsky
17 Jan 2000 34A Gumbo pods Trip Payne
18 Oct 1999 60D Gumbo staple Nancy Salomon and Karen Riekert
28 Jun 1999 41A Gumbo ingredient Ed Early
30 May 1999 13A Mallow family plant Cathy Millhauser
25 Apr 1999 23A Podded plant Joe DiPietro
15 Apr 1999 54D Pod vegetable Cathy Millhauser
7 Dec 1998 36D Gumbo ingredient Elizabeth C. Gorski
14 Nov 1998 26D Some pods Matt Gaffney
6 Sep 1998 68D Stew ingredient Rich Norris
5 Aug 1998 62A Gumbo vegetable Patrick Jordan
25 May 1998 13D Gumbo plant William Canine
26 Apr 1998 81D Creole vegetable Fran and Lou Sabin
9 Apr 1998 58D Soup pods Betty Jorgensen
19 Mar 1998 37A Gumbo ingredient Manny Nosowsky
25 Dec 1997 18D Southern soup ingredient A. J. Santora
22 Dec 1997 22D Gumbo Arthur S. Verdesca
2 Aug 1997 27D Plant also called lady’s-finger Ed Early
18 Dec 1996 5A Gumbo vegetable M. W. Perry
26 Aug 1996 70A Soup pods G. E. Paul
25 Sep 1995 63A Soup pod Gregory E. Paul
18 Sep 1995 19A Gumbo ingredient Alan Arbesfeld
7 Sep 1995 15A Gumbo ingredient Rich Norris
30 Jun 1995 34A Plant called lady’s-finger in England Rich Norris
7 Mar 1995 11D Green pods Gregory E. Paul
3 Nov 1994 55A Pods for stews Cathy Millhauser
9 Dec 1993 14A Greengrocer’s pods Janie Lyons

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