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

This "PLIE" answer was first appeared in "24 Nov 1993" NYT Crossword for the hint of "Ballet bend (20)". It was authored by Nancy S. Ross. Recently, the "PLIE" answer has been used for "30 Oct 2023" NYT Crossword for the hint of "Ballet bend (20)". It was authored by Kenneth Cortes. In the NYT Crossword, this answer has been used most frequently for the hint: "Ballet move (8)". "PLIE" appeared 83 times in Shortz Era puzzles. So lets take a look for clue and answer history of "PLIE" word.

Date Grid Clue Author
30 Oct 2023 37D Ballet bend Kenneth Cortes
19 Jul 2023 55D Demi-___ (ballet move) Billy Bratton
28 May 2023 123A Barre bend Chandi Deitmer and Taylor Johnson
18 May 2023 35D Ballet bend Kiran Pandey
9 Jan 2023 32A Ballet dancer’s knee bend Andrea Carla Michaels and Kevin Christian
8 Jan 2023 82D Dance squat Wyna Liu
26 Oct 2022 59D It may mean squat to a dancer Simeon Seigel
25 Oct 2022 51D Ballet dip Ashleigh Silveira and Nick Shephard
21 Oct 2022 52A “Folded,” in French Rafael Musa
2 Aug 2022 21A Ballet move Jay Kaskel and Daniel Kantor
16 Feb 2022 55D Ballet bend Rich Proulx
13 Feb 2022 34A Ballerina’s bend David Steinberg
9 Oct 2021 41A Dance move August Lee-Kovach
7 Sep 2021 20A Bend at the barre Zhouqin Burnikel
17 Jun 2021 22D French for “bent” Blake Slonecker
17 May 2021 57D Ballet bend Wren Schultz
17 Dec 2020 30A Ballet basic Kathryn Ladner
11 Nov 2020 27D Ballet move Alex Bajcz
22 Apr 2020 53A Ballet move Jules Markey
10 Apr 2020 50D Barre bend Byron Walden
2 Jan 2020 14A Ballet movement Ed Sessa
6 Nov 2019 57D Movement that’s French for “bent” Ross Trudeau
4 Nov 2019 62A Elegant ballet bend Trent H. Evans
20 Jun 2019 47D Pirouette follower, perhaps Trenton Charlson
11 Apr 2019 39D Ballet move Brendan Emmett Quigley
22 Feb 2019 50A “Grand” or “demi” ballet move Daniel Nierenberg
12 Feb 2019 59D Ballet bend Tom Pepper
29 Jan 2018 32D Ballerina’s bend Lynn Lempel
1 Jul 2017 5D Ballet move David Phillips
29 Sep 2016 25A Demi-___ (ballet move) Jonathan M. Kaye
23 Jun 2016 47D “Swan Lake” bend Megan Amram and David Kwong
19 Dec 2015 51D French dip? Damon Gulczynski
3 Dec 2015 50A Move often preceding a pirouette Patrick Merrell
1 Nov 2014 75D Ballet move Trip Payne
27 Sep 2014 55A Introductory ballet instruction Martin Ashwood-Smith and George Barany
5 Apr 2014 5D Bit of ballet instruction Ashton Anderson and James Mulhern
17 Sep 2013 46A Ballet bend Peter A. Collins
16 Aug 2012 54D “Swan Lake” move Ethan Cooper
2 Dec 2010 47A Ballet bend Joe Krozel
10 Apr 2010 30A Dance move Kevin G. Der
21 Mar 2010 78D Bend for Baryshnikov Adam Fromm
10 Oct 2009 40A It might follow a 31-Across Natan Last
5 Aug 2009 61A Ballet bend Donna S. Levin
16 Feb 2009 1A Ballet bend David Kwong
12 May 2008 12D Ballet bend Randall J. Hartman
24 Mar 2008 46A Balletic bend David J. Kahn
23 Sep 2007 112D “Swan Lake” bend David Levinson Wilk
21 Sep 2007 41A Dance move Paula Gamache
17 May 2007 12D Bend at the barre Alan Arbesfeld
1 Apr 2007 106D Balletic bend Paula Gamache
15 Oct 2006 118D Dancer’s dip Norma Johnson & Nancy Salomon
7 Mar 2006 47A Ballet move Richard Jacobs
2 Mar 2006 1A Movement in chorégraphie Patrick Merrell
19 Dec 2005 32A Ballet movement in which the knees are bent Richard Hughes
24 Aug 2005 55D Dance exercise Mel Taub
23 Aug 2005 26D Ballerina’s bend Holden Baker and Nancy Salomon
14 Jul 2005 23D Ballet bend Kevan Choset
28 Jul 2004 51D Dancer’s exercise Mark Elliot Skolsky
10 Dec 2003 5A Graceful bend Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
10 Aug 2003 88A Barre room bend Cathy Millhauser
29 Jun 2003 65D Ballet bend Rich Norris
2 Apr 2002 25D Ballet bend Janice M. Putney
17 Dec 2001 12D Ballet bend Christina Houlihan
1 Dec 2001 5D Knee bend Peter Gordon
11 Jul 2001 36A Ballet movement Richard Silvestri
12 Jun 2001 25A Ballet bend Alfio Micci
18 Feb 2001 55D Bent knee movement David J. Kahn
23 Sep 2000 35A Graceful bend Rich Norris
17 Aug 2000 33D Move after a pirouette, perhaps Greg Staples
6 Aug 2000 53D Ballet bend Manny Nosowsky
8 Feb 2000 12D Ballet bend Fred Piscop
3 Apr 1999 5D Bend at the bar Pat M. Hugel
6 Sep 1998 140D Ballet movement Rich Norris
29 Mar 1998 89A Dance move Robert H. Wolfe
23 Apr 1997 39D Barre room bend Cathy Millhauser
11 Aug 1996 133D Ballet movement M. Schneider
11 Jun 1995 17D Balletic bend Coral Amende
19 Feb 1995 57A Ballet bend Alfio Micci
18 Dec 1994 140A Ballet bend Manny Nosowsky & Bob Klahn
5 Dec 1994 63A Ballet movement Sidney L. Robbins
23 Nov 1994 8D Ballet movement Susan Smith
5 Jun 1994 48A Ballet move Dean Niles
24 Nov 1993 52D Ballet bend Nancy S. Ross

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