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39 Results

14 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, June 9, 201386ALack (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, October 31, 200926AOpposite of a surplusRobert H. Wolfe
Friday, September 9, 200536DWant (3)Kyle Mahowald
Friday, April 30, 200447AWant (3)Kevin Hagen
Saturday, February 15, 200357AWant (3)Rich Norris
Tuesday, August 28, 200143AScarcity (3)Alan Arbesfeld
Monday, December 11, 200023AShortage (2)Myles Callum
Tuesday, November 14, 200072ASerious lackBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, December 22, 199924AScarcity (3)Richard Silvestri
Thursday, June 3, 19995DScarcity (3)Frances Hansen
Saturday, January 13, 199624ALack (3)J. Page
Sunday, August 27, 199554DPaucityMartin Schneider
Tuesday, December 13, 199448DLack (3)Jon Delfin
Sunday, May 22, 199459AShortage (2)Randolph Ross

2 results for DEARTH from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
December 15, 2013acrosticLOversupply's oppositeEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
August 20, 2006acrosticQPlethora's oppositeEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

23 results for DEARTH from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, June 28, 199244ALackSally CoyleMaleska
Wednesday, June 24, 199226ALackMorton B. BraunMaleska
Monday, May 4, 19929DFamineMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Sunday, August 11, 199113DPaucityMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Thursday, January 19, 198921DScarcityJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, July 24, 198847APaucityBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, April 5, 198729AWantArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Wednesday, October 2, 198554APaucityJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Thursday, January 17, 198569APaucityWilliam CanineMaleska
Monday, March 2, 198144DScarcityEdward MarcheseMaleska
Monday, September 10, 19796DScarcity; famineSamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
Sunday, January 21, 197989AWantVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Sunday, March 14, 1976119APaucityBert BeamanWeng
Friday, January 5, 197331DScarcityUnknownWeng
Monday, August 28, 197243AScarcityUnknownWeng
Thursday, August 17, 197243DFamineUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 9, 197141DScarcityMarian PearceWeng
Sunday, July 5, 197077DScarcityNancy SchusterWeng
Thursday, September 30, 196539AScarcity.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 18, 19658DScarcity.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tuesday, September 17, 196332DFamine.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 20, 196218DScarcity.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wednesday, July 6, 196063AScarcity.UnknownFarrar