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67 Results for THORN

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, January 13, 201513DRose's protectionMichael Blake
Sunday, November 11, 201274DBriar partElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, August 5, 2012111DRunic letter for "th"Patrick Merrell
Sunday, September 18, 201194DBramble featureJosh Knapp
Monday, January 4, 201025DLocust tree featurePaula Gamache
Thursday, September 4, 20081AFeature of an acacia treeMatt Ginsberg
Thursday, August 14, 200855DProtective protrusionDamon J. Gulczynski
Thursday, May 1, 200826ACause of a sore spotJim Leeds
Friday, September 23, 20055DSticker (2)Levi Denham
Saturday, April 17, 200420DMajor irritantBrendan Emmett Quigley
Friday, January 24, 200328DSticker (2)Manny Nosowsky
Monday, December 2, 200247APrickerGregory E. Paul
Thursday, July 20, 200028DCause of side discomfort?Bonnie S. Prystowsky
Wednesday, October 14, 199827DBrier featureJay Sullivan
Monday, April 27, 199839DRose featureGregory E. Paul
Sunday, July 20, 199788AConsiderable irritantRich Norris
Wednesday, September 4, 199620AProtector of 56-DownN. S. Ross
Thursday, January 25, 199630DPrickly itemD. Kahn
Tuesday, June 13, 199528ARose protectorTrip Payne
Saturday, April 15, 199513DAnnoyanceBob Klahn

47 results for THORN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tuesday, August 31, 199345DRose's annoying companionJames L. BeattyMaleska
Thursday, October 22, 199237ARose's protector?Christy RidleyMaleska
Tuesday, January 15, 199141APoint on a prickly plantAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wednesday, October 3, 199029DRose protectorLois SidwayMaleska
Sunday, September 23, 199071APrickleLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, June 25, 198953DSpineJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, June 19, 198854DSpineNancy RossMaleska
Wednesday, November 5, 198632DBrier partErnie FurtadoMaleska
Saturday, August 23, 198664ASpinose structureJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sunday, August 3, 198635DMcCullough's "The ___ Birds"Jeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, October 6, 198560APrickleA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, September 10, 198538DIt lurks sub rosaMimi MoodyMaleska
Saturday, September 22, 198469ARose's seamier sidePeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, June 24, 198477DAnnoyanceAlfio MicciMaleska
Sunday, June 12, 198351ASide nuisanceWarren W. ReichMaleska
Thursday, October 1, 198150DRose's seamy sideMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Tuesday, November 11, 198013DSpinosityCarol DuttingMaleska
Wednesday, April 2, 198021DThis rose with the roseRobert KatzMaleska
Tuesday, November 27, 197948ASpineJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, May 13, 197935DIrritantTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, March 5, 197872DPrickleAlfio MicciMaleska
Tuesday, February 8, 197725DRose's guardianGeorge RaventosWeng
Thursday, July 24, 197524ARose featureBill ScollonWeng
Wednesday, May 22, 197451DRose's threatJean ReedWeng
Thursday, November 1, 197333DRose's drawbackUnknownWeng
Friday, January 15, 197145ADaniel's extractionUnknownWeng
Sunday, February 15, 197054DAnnoyanceBert BeamanWeng
Thursday, December 12, 19689ASpine.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 17, 196827DPrickle.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 26, 1967144AAnything annoying.Will WengFarrar
Sunday, April 23, 196771ASpine.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Tuesday, August 16, 196640DIrritant, figuratively.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 3, 196634DSpine.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 7, 196568ACity on the Vistula: Ger. sp.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Monday, December 21, 196425DCause of annoyance.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 2, 19635DSpine.Kim RichmanFarrar
Thursday, February 7, 196336ASpike.John ByrneFarrar
Monday, May 18, 195936DPrickly shrub.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 1, 195833A"The snail's on the ___ . . . "UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 29, 195833APrickle.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, August 2, 195741DBrier.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Wednesday, September 26, 195623DSomething that annoys.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Friday, November 20, 195332DPart of a rose.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 23, 195245AAttribute of the briary bush.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 23, 195255ACactus spine.Anne SimonFarrar
Wednesday, February 13, 195224DPrickle.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 23, 1947104ASource of distress.Archie KreilingFarrar