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22 Results for POORER

6 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, July 4, 201148ALess well offPaul Johnson
Wednesday, July 2, 200810DMore in need (2)Daniel Kantor
Monday, September 5, 20058DMore in need (2)Lynn Lempel
Sunday, March 10, 2002106ARelatively cheesyNelson Hardy
Thursday, March 5, 199848DNot as goodWayne Robert Williams
Saturday, November 16, 199619DWord before "in sickness and in health"J. Page

16 results for POORER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Friday, October 15, 199340DWedding-vow wordDorothy ElliottTaub
Friday, July 23, 199317A" . . . richer, for ___ . . . "Tap OsbornMaleska
Saturday, March 27, 198242DWiser's correlativeBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sunday, June 1, 1980118AWorseThreba JohnsonMaleska
Thursday, March 22, 197920AMore destituteDana GrossMaleska
Sunday, October 27, 197457AWorse off than the CratchitsThomas SheehanWeng
Tuesday, January 23, 196858AWorse.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 23, 196548DLess adequate.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 1, 196449DMore barren.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Sunday, June 23, 196358DMore scanty.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, April 26, 195951AInferior.Sam LakeFarrar
Saturday, April 4, 195946DIn direr straits.Harold T. BersFarrar
Friday, March 6, 195924ANot so rich.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tuesday, January 22, 195743AMore unfavorable.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Friday, September 14, 195610DMore unsatisfactory.Bernice GordonFarrar
Friday, March 9, 19518DBrides accept this possible state.Harold T. BersFarrar