9 Shortz-era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of occurrences). See the dictionary definition.
|Friday, February 7, 2014||12D||Wretched||Ned White|
|Monday, January 17, 2011||40D||Gloomy||Elizabeth C. Gorski|
|Monday, February 22, 2010||52A||Dreary||Steve Dobis|
|Sunday, December 14, 2008||16D||Bleak (2)||Trip Payne|
|Friday, September 12, 2003||46D||Saturnine||Sherry O. Blackard|
|Wednesday, January 8, 2003||44A||Hardly cheery||James Rogers|
|Saturday, February 20, 1999||27D||Cheerless||Rich Norris|
|Wednesday, July 29, 1998||1D||Hardly encouraging||Elizabeth C. Gorski|
|Sunday, March 6, 1994||58D||Bleak (2)||Frances Hansen|
1 result for DISMAL from Variety puzzles.
|January 6, 2013||panda||53A||Dreary and just as mild||Mel Taub|
3 results for DISMAL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.
|Tuesday, January 28, 1986||21A||Dreary||Jones||Maleska|
|Sunday, October 25, 1981||43A||Dreary||Nancy A. Wood||Maleska|
|Saturday, December 15, 1979||30A||Dreary||Jean J. Davison||Maleska|