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147 results for ACERB

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Sep 29, 201760ASharp (8)Damon Gulczynski
Sat Jan 2, 201632ASharp (8)David Phillips
Tue Oct 20, 201527ABitter (7)Sam Buchbinder
Thu Jun 11, 201514AHarsh (2)Lewis E. Rothlein
Thu Mar 6, 201411DSharp (8)Daniel Raymon
Sun Aug 11, 2013109ACausticDan Schoenholz
Tue Jul 9, 20135DSharp-tasting (2)Kurt Krauss
Sun Apr 21, 201323ABiting (7)Jonah Kagan
Wed Dec 21, 201120ASharp-tongued (3)Ron and Nancy Byron
Thu Jun 9, 201131DBiting (7)Joon Pahk
Sun Oct 17, 201021ABitter (7)Patrick Blindauer
Sun May 2, 201034AAstringentKelsey Blakley
Tue Jun 30, 200927DSharp-tongued (3)Steve Dobis
Wed Oct 22, 200848DSharp-tasting (2)Gary J. Whitehead
Sun Jun 24, 200779DSharp (8)Eric Berlin
Fri Jun 2, 20061AHaving a biteJim Page
Thu Sep 22, 20054DSharp (8)Patrick Merrell
Sun Aug 22, 200434DBitter (7)Cathy Millhauser
Sun Aug 1, 200441DSharp (8)Randolph Ross
Sun Nov 9, 200313ASour (5)Patrick Berry
Tue Jan 14, 200332DSharp-tongued (3)Adam G. Perl
Tue Jun 18, 200255DSour-tastingEugene W. Sard
Sat Feb 16, 200246DBiting (7)Frank Longo
Wed Aug 8, 200133DBiting (7)Sam Bellotto Jr.
Sat Jul 28, 200130DSharp (8)Rich Norris
Thu Jun 10, 199917ATart (2)Adam G. Perl
Fri Nov 27, 199843AMordantA. J. Santora
Fri Oct 9, 19987DBitter (7)Cathy Millhauser
Mon Jul 20, 199827DSour (5)Mary E. Brindamour
Fri Oct 10, 19975DBiting (7)Shannon Burns
Sun Aug 3, 199757DBiting (7)Peter Gordon
Wed Mar 19, 19979ABiting (7)Trip Payne
Mon Feb 3, 199714ASour (5)M. E. Brindamour
Sat Jun 15, 199642ATart (2)R. Ross
Sun Apr 21, 19969ASharp (8)M. Gaffney
Sat Apr 13, 199622ASour (5)G. R. Ferguson
Mon Apr 1, 199642DBitter (7)F. Piscop
Mon Nov 20, 199550ASour (5)Sidney L. Robbins
Tue Oct 10, 199532DLike unripe fruitJanet R. Bender
Tue May 30, 199541ABitter (7)Richard Hughes
Tue Oct 25, 199463AHarsh (2)Lois Sidway
Fri Apr 15, 199451DBitter (7)Cathy Millhauser
Tue Dec 28, 199331DLip-puckeringRonald C. Hirschfield

1 result for ACERB from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jan 7, 2001diagramless37AHarshPeter Gordon

103 results for ACERB from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Aug 18, 199351DBitterManny NosowskyMaleska
Sat Jun 12, 19938DSour in tasteBernard MerenMaleska
Sun Jan 10, 199343DHarshJune A. BoggsMaleska
Wed Aug 7, 19913DBitterHallMaleska
Sat Jul 13, 199125ABitterJonathan J. TowleMaleska
Mon Mar 25, 199121DSourReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Mon Mar 18, 199113ABitterPeter SwiftMaleska
Sun Feb 10, 199181DVinegaryBette Sue CohenMaleska
Fri Oct 5, 19901DSourPatricia A. CevaalMaleska
Fri Jul 20, 199029ASomewhat sourJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sun Mar 4, 199077DAcidulousJim BernhardMaleska
Sun Oct 29, 1989112DHarshAlfio MicciMaleska
Sun Feb 26, 198961DCausticWarren W. ReichMaleska
Wed Jul 27, 198830ASarcasticArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Sat Nov 14, 19875AHarshDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sun Jan 4, 198764ABitterJim PageMaleska
Fri Nov 15, 198552DBitterHickmottMaleska
Sun Jun 9, 198556DBitterSally CoyleMaleska
Sat Apr 6, 198545DSarcasticBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sun Jan 27, 198563DVinegaryFrances HansenMaleska
Fri Dec 28, 19849ABitterEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thu May 3, 198421DBitterArnold MossMaleska
Sun Apr 22, 198462DAstringentTap OsbornMaleska
Sat Apr 14, 198446DTartDaniel GirardiMaleska
Wed Oct 19, 198340ABitterWilliam CanineMaleska
Wed Oct 6, 19821ASour tastingSamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
Tue Aug 31, 19828DSharp and harshWalkerMaleska
Sun Jul 25, 198298ABitterAlex F. BlackMaleska
Tue Apr 20, 198232DSourRobert KatzMaleska
Sun Apr 18, 198244DSourCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Mon Sep 21, 19819DBitterJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sat Sep 5, 198138ASourHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Sun Aug 23, 19818DBitterArnold MossMaleska
Sun May 18, 198073ABitterA. J. SantoraMaleska
Mon Feb 4, 198048AVery criticalHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Nov 21, 197936ALike green applesWilliam JarvisMaleska
Sat Sep 22, 197921APungentWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri May 25, 19796ASourJonesMaleska
Sun Jan 22, 197865DLike green applesWalter WebbMaleska
Mon Jan 16, 197828DSharpHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sat Oct 23, 197639ABitterMike LeiferWeng
Wed Sep 1, 19765ASourHugh P. HollandWeng
Sun Jul 18, 197664DAstringentGeorge Rose SmithWeng
Mon Jun 21, 197628DHarshReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Mon Apr 19, 197640ABitingRaymond F. EisnerWeng
Thu Mar 25, 19769DBitterSophie FiermanWeng
Fri Mar 19, 19761ASourChet CurrierWeng
Mon Jan 19, 197658ASharply bitterNorton RhoadesWeng
Thu Sep 11, 19755ABitterMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Mon May 12, 197526DHarshAllan BlackmanWeng
Mon Nov 19, 197319DHarshUnknownWeng
Mon Nov 5, 197343ASourUnknownWeng
Sat Oct 27, 19731ABitterUnknownWeng
Tue Oct 23, 197316ASarcasticUnknownWeng
Sat Jul 7, 19738DHarshUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 11, 1973143AHarshJohn C. LaflinWeng
Fri Aug 14, 197053ASourUnknownWeng
Mon Mar 23, 197031DSour-tastingUnknownWeng
Thu Jan 15, 197012DHarshUnknownWeng
Wed Nov 5, 196929DSour.UnknownWeng
Thu Sep 19, 19682DSharp.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 12, 19681DHarsh.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 7, 19672DSharp.Manny MillerFarrar
Fri May 19, 19677DSharply critical.George LaczkoFarrar
Mon May 8, 196723DBitingly ironic.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Mon Jan 23, 196737AHarsh.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Sat Dec 10, 196626DBitter.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 19, 19669ABiting.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 11, 196645AUnsweet.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 19, 196623AAcid in mood.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 14, 19667DSharp.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 30, 196437DBitter.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 6, 196453DPungent.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 12, 19631ABitter.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Fri Aug 9, 19637DBitter.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 21, 196225DBitter.William F. BulowFarrar
Sun Oct 28, 196241DBitter.W. E. JonesFarrar
Wed Apr 12, 196140ASharp.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 5, 196049ASharp.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 27, 1960126DSharp.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Mon Jun 29, 195961AVinegary.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Sat Feb 22, 19581DSharp and harsh.S. A. KayFarrar
Wed Nov 13, 195730DBitter.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 30, 195632AHarsh and sharp.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Fri Jul 27, 195655ASour.Mel TaubFarrar
Tue May 1, 195647DCousin of 33 Across.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Jan 8, 195613DSharp.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thu Dec 8, 195536ASharp and harsh.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 2, 19555DBiting.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 1, 195549AHarsh-tasting.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Nov 14, 195491DSharp and harsh.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu May 13, 195462ASharp-tasting.George HendersonFarrar
Tue Dec 23, 195254DBitter.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 26, 19526DSharp and harsh.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 17, 19511ASour.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 29, 195156ASour and astringent.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 22, 195124DSharp and harsh.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 11, 195156ASour.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Fri Sep 29, 19503DHarsh-tasting.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun Nov 6, 194941ABitter.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun Mar 21, 194838DSharp and harsh.D. G. CaywoodFarrar
Sun Mar 7, 194848ASour.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Aug 16, 194287ASour of flavor.Jack LuzzatoFarrar