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15 Results

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, January 13, 2008110ANocturnal insect (2)Stella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Sunday, December 23, 200119ANocturnal insect (2)Frances Hansen
Saturday, March 25, 200047DInsect with pincersDavid J. Kahn
Sunday, March 1, 199813DPesky insectCathy Millhauser
Saturday, January 18, 199743APincered insectD. Niles

2 results for EARWIG from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
June 30, 2013acrosticRInsect with pincerlike rear appendagesEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
September 24, 2000acrosticQInsect with posterior forcepsEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

8 results for EARWIG from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, June 10, 199043DSmall centipedeAlfio MicciMaleska
Monday, May 8, 198939DBug with pincersDon GroatMaleska
Saturday, May 2, 19879DCause bias by insinuationsBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Sunday, August 3, 198674DNocturnal insectJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Monday, March 10, 198648DInsectShirley SolowayMaleska
Friday, April 22, 198312DSmall insectWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, September 24, 197420AInsect with forcepsE. R. GalliWeng
Monday, September 3, 196243ASmall centipede.UnknownFarrar