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12 Results

Only 1 Shortz Era entry found. Click the date to see the answer in context. See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, April 25, 199546DMeadow bloomGregory E. Paul

3 results for THISTLE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
February 13, 2011acrosticBScottish national emblemEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
May 3, 2009cryptic22DPrickly flower is off the list (7)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
April 3, 2005acrosticVSpiky flower resembling an artichokeEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon

8 results for THISTLE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Friday, October 5, 198438DEmblem of ScotlandReichertMaleska
Tuesday, December 23, 197513DPrickly plantMartin BryanWeng
Tuesday, February 4, 197540DScotland's emblemWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Thursday, March 1, 197344APrickly plantUnknownWeng
Wednesday, February 3, 197152AScottish emblemUnknownWeng
Wednesday, August 18, 196515DPrickly plant.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 18, 19625DSymbol of Scotland.Sidney LambertFarrar
Friday, June 16, 19618AEmblem of Scotland.UnknownFarrar