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4 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.

Friday, November 26, 201039DGrayGary Steinmehl
Friday, July 30, 201022DOvercastKevin G. Der
Sunday, March 6, 200531DNot brightJohn Greenman
Friday, June 16, 200042ADepressingManny Nosowsky

1 result for DREARY from Variety puzzles.

August 8, 2010panda55ALike the Dry Era, to drinkersMel Taub

10 results for DREARY from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Thursday, October 21, 199325ALacklusterTap OsbornTaub
Friday, January 6, 198953ADrabJean J. DavisonMaleska
Friday, April 15, 198329DDismalCarduffMaleska
Thursday, September 27, 197921DLike a cloudy dayLouise EarnestMaleska
Friday, June 30, 197818DLike Poe's "midnight"Jean J. DavisonMaleska
Sunday, June 25, 197829AFifth word of "The Raven"Louis BaronMaleska
Sunday, July 7, 197479A"Once upon a midnight ___"Eugene T. MaleskaWeng
Monday, September 23, 196842DDoleful.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 26, 1967104ACheerless.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sunday, November 27, 196074DBleak.Herbert EttensonFarrar