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273 results for AINT

93 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Jun 29, 201812D"___ It Fun" (2014 Best Rock Song Grammy winner)David Steinberg
Sun May 27, 20188D"___ that somethin'?"Andrew Chaikin
Wed Mar 14, 201822AColloquial contractionJeff Chen
Sat Feb 3, 201810DIsn't bad?Sam Ezersky and Byron Walden
Sun Oct 22, 201747A"___ it the truth!" (8)Tracy Gray
Fri Sep 1, 201747ANonstandard negativePatrick Berry
Wed Jul 5, 201725DSlangy form of 60-AcrossJake Halperin
Wed Mar 1, 201761A"You ___ kiddin'!" (2)David Phillips
Sun May 8, 201686A"You ___ Seen Nothing Yet" (1974 #1 hit)David J. Kahn
Wed Jan 20, 201637ASlangy rebuttal to 65-AcrossHerre Schouwerwou
Mon May 18, 201542DFats Waller's "___ Misbehavin'" (2)Gene Newman
Mon Mar 9, 201531D"___ it the truth!" (8)Debbie Ellerin
Fri Jan 30, 201511D"It ___ happenin'"David Phillips
Mon Jan 5, 201521A"Sorry, that ___ happenin'!"John Guzzetta
Thu Feb 27, 20143D"Hit 'em where they ___"Stanley Newman
Thu Feb 13, 201445AWhat shouldn't follow you?Daniel Landman
Wed Oct 23, 201333A"It ___ over till ..."Robyn Weintraub
Wed Jul 3, 201364A25-Down, nonstandardlyPamela Klawitter
Wed Jun 12, 201351AInformal contractionTodd Gross
Fri Apr 12, 20135D"___ Nobody's Business" (old blues standard)Patrick Berry
Tue Jan 22, 201316A"Is you is or is you ___ ma' baby?"Jay Kaskel
Sun Nov 11, 201222A"It ___ right"Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Mar 13, 201255DIsn't incorrect?Jeff Chen
Tue Jan 31, 201243AUngrammatical contractionDoug Peterson
Sun Oct 16, 201194AIsn't wrong? (3)Joel Fagliano
Tue Aug 30, 201164A"___ She Sweet" (4)Bernice Gordon
Sun May 23, 201016D"___ No Woman," 1973 hit for the Four TopsYaakov Bendavid
Sun Oct 4, 200953D"___ Got No" ("Hair" song)Todd McClary
Sat Nov 8, 20084D"Politics ___ beanbag" (Mr. Dooley maxim)Byron Walden
Wed Apr 2, 200847AWith 48-Across, "... and that ___!"Patrick Merrell
Thu Mar 6, 200862A"___ No Sunshine" (1971 Grammy-winning song)Pamela Amick Klawitter
Fri Feb 8, 200814AIs not misused?Mike Nothnagel
Sat Dec 29, 200716A"___ Nobody" (1983 Chaka Khan hit)Bob Klahn
Mon Aug 27, 20078D"___ it the truth!" (8)Steven Ginzburg
Wed Mar 21, 200711D"Is so!" retortEd Early
Tue Jan 23, 200749AIsn't misused?Timothy Powell
Mon Aug 14, 200639DFats Waller's "___ Misbehavin'" (2)Gene Newman
Wed May 10, 200656D"___ Misbehavin'" (3)Kevan Choset
Tue Oct 18, 200550A"___ No Mountain High Enough" (1970 #1 hit)Jay Leatherman
Sun Sep 11, 200599AMarvin Gaye's "___ That Peculiar"Patrick Berry
Sun May 29, 200528DIs not on the street? (2)Frank Longo
Wed Dec 15, 200414A"You ___ kiddin'!" (2)Zach Jesse
Mon Dec 13, 200436AVerb not in the king's EnglishSarah Keller
Mon Nov 22, 200448AIs no more, informallyGregory Paul
Sat Oct 23, 200445DIt may get under a grammarian's skinJames E. Buell
Tue Oct 12, 20048D"___ it the truth!" (8)Nancy Kavanaugh
Tue Jul 27, 20041A"If it ___ broke ..."Len Elliott
Sun Feb 15, 200417DAretha Franklin's "___ No Way" (2)Derrick Niederman
Sun Dec 14, 200323A"___ it the truth!" (8)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Dec 10, 200314A"___ She Sweet?" (4)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Mon Mar 31, 200317A"That ___ hay!" (2)Patrick Merrell
Tue Jan 21, 20037D"Say it ___ so!"Richard Chisholm
Mon Mar 4, 20023D"___ it the truth!" (8)Randall J. Hartman
Mon Jan 28, 200234D"___ She Sweet" (4)Sarah Keller
Wed Dec 26, 200136A"It ___ Necessarily So" (3)Ed Early
Thu Dec 6, 200161ANonstandard contractionRichard Silvestri
Sun Oct 28, 200176D"___ She Sweet?" (4)Michael Ashley
Wed Sep 12, 200159A"Is so!" rebuttal (2)Philip Lew
Thu Aug 23, 200167AIs not on the street? (2)Peter Gordon
Thu Aug 2, 200158DIsn't informal?Bruce F. Adams
Mon May 21, 200135A"___ We Got Fun?" (3)Joan Yanofsky
Thu Apr 19, 200151AGrammarian's bugabooManny Nosowsky
Mon Feb 19, 200158D"___ Too Proud to Beg" (1966 hit) (2)Peter Gordon
Wed Nov 1, 200012DIsn’t wrong? (3)Peter Gordon
Sat Aug 12, 20004D"___ No Sunshine" (1971 hit)Rich Norris
Mon Mar 13, 200044APat Boone's "___ That a Shame"David J. Kahn
Wed Oct 27, 199961A"___ it the truth!" (8)Chris Sallade
Mon Aug 16, 199923A"It ___ Necessarily So" (3)M. Francis Vuolo
Wed Nov 18, 199845A"It ___ Necessarily So" (3)Stephanie Spadaccini
Mon Nov 9, 199836A"___ Misbehavin'" (3)Peter Gordon
Tue Oct 20, 199857D"___ Too Proud to Beg" (1966 hit) (2)Fred Piscop
Sun Sep 13, 1998115APicnic pest, in this puzzle?Cathy Millhauser
Wed Jun 10, 199817AGershwin's "It ___ Necessarily So"Nancy S. Ross
Mon May 25, 199850D"It ___ pretty!"William Canine
Fri May 22, 199858DIsn't wrong? (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Mon Feb 23, 199863A"___ That a Shame" (#1 hit for 18-Across)Mark Danna
Mon Jan 5, 199841A"___ Misbehavin'" (3)Mark Moldowsky
Tue Nov 25, 199752D"You ___ seen nothin' yet!"Gregory E. Paul
Sun Aug 24, 1997105D1971 Grammy song "___ No Sunshine"Michael S. Maurer
Wed Aug 20, 199716A"___ That a Shame" (1955 hit)Chuck Deodene
Mon Jul 28, 199735AIsn't on the street?Patrick Jordan
Tue May 6, 199749A"___ That a Shame"Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wed Oct 2, 199619AAretha Franklin's "___ No Way" (2)K. Hodge
Mon Mar 11, 199635D"That___hay!" (2)R. Zimmerman
Thu Feb 15, 199635DFour Tops hit "__No Woman"Matt Gaffney
Mon Feb 12, 199650A"___ it the truth?" (8)S. Robbins
Tue Aug 22, 199534DGrammarian's eyebrow raiserGregory E. Paul
Tue Nov 29, 199430D"_____ We Got Fun?" (3)Bernice Gordon
Mon Nov 28, 199465A"Is so!" rebuttal (2)Jonathan Schmalzbach
Mon Sep 5, 199415A"_____ We Got Fun?" (3)Julian Ochrymowych & Amy Goldstein
Tue May 31, 199439A"I _____ Got Nobody" (20's hit)Roger H. Courtney
Thu Apr 28, 199460AOld song "_____ She Sweet?"Randy Sowell
Sun Apr 3, 199441DTemptations' "_____ Too Proud to Beg"Ernie Furtado

3 results for AINT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Mar 17, 2013diagramless21A"Hit 'em where they ___"Fred Piscop
Jul 13, 2008panda24AIs it an ungrammatical term?Mel Taub
Oct 12, 2003diagramless31D"Is so!" rebuttalFred Piscop

177 results for AINT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Nov 7, 199387D"___ Misbehavin'"James E. Hinish, Jr.Taub
Thu Sep 9, 199336A"I ___ Got Nobody," 1916 songRoger H. CourtneyTaub
Tue Oct 27, 199212DSolecist's wordEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon May 4, 199264ASlangy negativeMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Thu Apr 9, 199261A"You ___ heard nothin' . . . "Eli WesoffMaleska
Wed Dec 25, 199162A"___ Misbehavin'"Nancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sun Apr 21, 199116D"___ She Sweet?": 1927 songJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tue Jul 10, 199057D"___ She Sweet?"Joe ClonickMaleska
Mon Jun 11, 199043D"___ Misbehavin'"Albert J. KlausMaleska
Tue May 29, 199054D"___ Misbehavin'"Nancy JolineMaleska
Sun Apr 29, 199098A"___ We Got Fun?": 1921 songFrances HansenMaleska
Mon Dec 25, 198945D"___ She Sweet?"Nancy JolineMaleska
Sun Oct 1, 1989112A"___ Misbehavin'"John GreenmanMaleska
Sun Jun 18, 198939ASolecist's contractionLouis BaronMaleska
Sat Jan 14, 198955A"You ___ seen nothin' yet!"Bert RosenfieldMaleska
Thu Nov 3, 198852D"___ Misbehavin'"Joel D. LafargueMaleska
Wed Oct 19, 198842A"___ Misbehavin'"Nancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Fri Mar 11, 19881A"___ Misbehavin'," Waller hitCharles J. MantotiMaleska
Sun Feb 7, 198853D"___ She Sweet?"Ralph G. BeamanMaleska
Sun Jan 31, 198845A"___ She Sweet?": 1927 songRobert W. SturgesMaleska
Tue Oct 27, 198712D"___ We Got Fun?": 1921 songLouis SabinMaleska
Thu Oct 8, 198723A"___ We Got Fun?"Bernice GordonMaleska
Tue Sep 15, 198754D"___ Misbehavin'"Bette Sue CohenMaleska
Sun Aug 30, 1987108D"___ We Got Fun?"Bernice GordonMaleska
Tue Jul 28, 198723A"___ She Sweet?": 1927 songElaine GeorgeMaleska
Mon Mar 16, 198728D"___ She Sweet?": 1927 songEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Fri Aug 8, 198634A"___ Misbehavin'"Eli WesoffMaleska
Mon Jun 23, 198648AGrammatical no-noNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tue Dec 31, 198519A"___ Misbehavin'"Dorothy DavisMaleska
Wed Dec 4, 198523A"___ She Sweet?"Charlotte ShoreMaleska
Mon Dec 2, 198547D"___ Misbehavin'," 1929 songVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sat Feb 2, 198551D"___ Misbehavin'"Jeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Fri Sep 7, 198423ASubstandard contractionDwyerMaleska
Fri Aug 24, 198417A"___ Misbehavin'"William CoburnMaleska
Mon Jul 9, 198441D"___ She Sweet?"John H. HalesMaleska
Wed Jun 27, 198458A"___ Misbehavin'"WorthingMaleska
Wed May 16, 198419ASolecist's wordGuido ScaratoMaleska
Wed Apr 4, 198410A"___ That a Shame": 1955 tuneJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tue Mar 27, 198418ASlangy negativeMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Thu Nov 17, 19833D"___ She Sweet?"Lois SidwayMaleska
Mon Oct 31, 198317A"It ___ Necessarily So"JonesMaleska
Fri Oct 7, 198358A"___ Misbehavin'"W. W. HaywardMaleska
Wed Sep 7, 198361A"It ___ Necessarily So"John GreenmanMaleska
Wed Aug 17, 198316A"___ Misbehavin'"William CanineMaleska
Sun May 22, 19839DStart of a B'way title: 1978Derrick C. NiedermanMaleska
Thu May 19, 198336D"It ___ Necessarily So"John GreenmanMaleska
Mon Mar 7, 198341D"___ Misbehavin'"WhittenMaleska
Thu Feb 17, 198339AColloquial contractionJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sat Jan 29, 198354D"___ Misbehavin'"Jack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Sun Jun 27, 198259D"It ___ Me, Babe," Dylan songI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sun Apr 4, 1982127A''___ Misbehavin' ''Charles M. DeberMaleska
Mon Jan 11, 198231AGrammatical goofHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sat Aug 15, 198133AGrammatical no-noDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sat Mar 14, 19817DSolecistic contractionRobert KatzMaleska
Mon Dec 22, 19801A"___ Misbehavin'" (Waller, Brooks, Razaf)Jay LivingstonMaleska
Wed Sep 10, 198038A"You ___ seen nothin' yet!"Jim ModneyMaleska
Tue May 6, 198043AGrammatical goofHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sat Mar 29, 198035A"___ Misbehavin'"JonesMaleska
Mon Mar 3, 198057AGrammatical goofHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Oct 14, 197982A"___ Misbehavin'"Maura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sat Jul 7, 197912DSolecist's wordWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sat Jun 30, 197925DNegative no-noJay LivingstonMaleska
Thu May 31, 197957D"___ Misbehavin'"John R. ProsserMaleska
Sun May 20, 197969ASolecist's wordElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Tue Mar 27, 19792D"It ___ Necessarily So"Jeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tue Feb 13, 197941D"It ___ Necessarily So"Jeanette K. BrillMaleska
Tue Jan 16, 19798D"I ___ Got Nobody"Robert KatzMaleska
Wed Dec 20, 197847ASolecistic wordHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sat May 20, 197848D"It ___ a fit night . . . "Tap OsbornMaleska
Mon May 15, 197817A"I ___ Got Nobody"Frank GearyMaleska
Tue Apr 18, 197811D"It ___ Necessarily So"Eli WesoffMaleska
Sun Mar 19, 197838DSolecismTap OsbornMaleska
Fri Mar 10, 197837A"___ We Got Fun?"Maura B. JacobsonMaleska
Wed Oct 12, 197741A"___ fit night . . . "Tap OsbornMaleska
Mon Aug 22, 197758A"Hit 'em where they ___": KeelerHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Fri Jun 24, 197710A"___ She Sweet"Bert BeamanMaleska
Sun Jun 19, 1977142ASolecist's wordTap OsbornMaleska
Sun Apr 17, 197768ASolecist's wordJordan S. LasherMaleska
Mon Sep 20, 19769D"___ we got fun"Jack L. SteinhardtWeng
Mon Aug 23, 197625D"And that ___ hay"Reginald L. JohnsonWeng
Sun Mar 7, 197646A"I ___ Got Nobody"Maura B. JacobsonWeng
Sun Feb 15, 197631D"___ it the truth?"Elaine D. SchorrWeng
Fri Feb 13, 197658D"___ we got fun!"Elio DesiderioWeng
Wed Feb 11, 197632D"___ it the truth!"Harriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Sat Dec 6, 197512DContraction of sortsReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Mon Apr 28, 197557A"___ We Got Fun?"WossWeng
Tue Mar 4, 197549DSlangy negativeJohn GordonWeng
Sun Jan 27, 19744DCommon contractionAlexander BlackWeng
Thu Dec 13, 197351DSlangy negativeUnknownWeng
Fri Oct 5, 19732DSlangy negativeUnknownWeng
Sat May 12, 197358ASlangy negativeUnknownWeng
Wed Apr 11, 197360DSlangy contractionUnknownWeng
Sun Mar 25, 1973149A"That ___ hay"A. J. SantoraWeng
Mon Sep 25, 197225DVulgar negativeUnknownWeng
Sat Jul 29, 197238D"You ___ heard nothin' yet"UnknownWeng
Thu Mar 23, 197212D"___ Misbehavin'"UnknownWeng
Thu Mar 2, 197246DUnscholarly contractionUnknownWeng
Fri Feb 25, 197217AIt isn't isn'tUnknownWeng
Wed Jan 12, 197235A"It ___ necessarily so"UnknownWeng
Fri May 14, 19718DFamiliar solecismUnknownWeng
Fri Apr 23, 197156D"___ we got fun?"UnknownWeng
Fri Jan 1, 197143ASlangy negativeUnknownWeng
Wed Sep 30, 197012DCommon contraction of sortsUnknownWeng
Wed Jul 29, 197060ANegative contraction of sortsUnknownWeng
Wed Apr 1, 19709DSlangy contractionUnknownWeng
Thu Feb 12, 197011DSlangy negativeUnknownWeng
Wed Jan 14, 19707D"There ___ no Santa Claus"UnknownWeng
Tue Oct 7, 196913DCoarse contraction.UnknownWeng
Wed Jul 2, 196911DSlangy contraction.UnknownWeng
Wed Jun 4, 196930D"___ what she used . . . "UnknownWeng
Tue Jun 3, 196960A"___ we got fun."UnknownWeng
Thu Jan 30, 196921DCommon vulgarism.UnknownWeng
Mon Nov 4, 196813DCommon solecism.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 13, 196860A"It ___ necessarily so . . . "UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 13, 196856DCommon solecism.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 9, 196764A"It ___ Necessarily So."Helen FasuloFarrar
Wed Aug 31, 196633DCommon solecism.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 9, 19667DGrammarian's problem.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 13, 196636AVerbal contraction.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 27, 196675ACommon contraction.William LutwiniakFarrar
Wed Aug 4, 196514A"It ___ Necessarily So."UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 20, 196536AGrammarian's problem.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 20, 196578ASolecistic contraction.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Apr 11, 196548DCommon solecism.Diana SessionsFarrar
Mon Dec 7, 196436ACommon solecism.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 16, 19648DControversial contraction.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 16, 196458AControversial contraction.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 26, 196310DGrammatical liability.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thu Sep 12, 196361AVerbal contraction.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 13, 196337DControversial verbal contraction.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 27, 196212D"I ___ got nobody . . . "UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 5, 196227DIs not.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 12, 196259DThat word in the new dict.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 10, 196257AControversial contraction.Lois HillisFarrar
Fri Dec 29, 196119A"It ___ Necessarily So."UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 20, 196118ACommon solecism.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 20, 19618D"It ___ Necessarily So."UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 17, 196132DCommon solecism.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 28, 196128AMuch-used solecism.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Fri Apr 28, 196133ACommon solecism.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 28, 196057A"It ___ necessarily so . . . "UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 18, 19607DCommon solecism.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 11, 19602DCommon solecism.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 27, 195912DContraction of "are not," "am not," etc.Harold T. BersFarrar
Mon Jul 6, 195931A"It ___ Necessarily So."Isaac KertFarrar
Sun Jun 21, 195928D"Say it ___ so!"William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Wed Apr 1, 195935DNegative verbal contraction.Robert HeglerFarrar
Sat Jan 17, 195948D"It ___ Necessarily So."UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 18, 195817AUngrammatical negative.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 5, 195840DColloquial negative contraction.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sat May 10, 195836A"It ___ Necessarily So."Paula BauersmithFarrar
Mon Feb 24, 195842AAcceptable contraction for "am not."UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 12, 195856DDialectal contraction.Evelyn E. SmithFarrar
Fri Oct 18, 195738ABit of bad grammar.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 9, 195752D"___ She 'Sweet.'"UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 29, 195759A"It ___ Necessarily So."S. A. KayFarrar
Sat Jul 27, 195712DGrammarian's horror.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thu Mar 21, 195758AGrammatical slip.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sat Jan 12, 195747A"It ___ Necessarily So."Diana SessionsFarrar
Mon Jul 23, 19567D"It ___ Necessarily So."Sidney LambertFarrar
Fri Jul 15, 195524D"___ Misbehavin'."UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 22, 195512D"She ___ what she used to be . . . "William S. WoodsFarrar
Tue Dec 28, 19546DInelegant verb form.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 16, 195431D"It ___ gonna rain no more."Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Aug 22, 195476AIsn't, improperly.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thu May 27, 195424A"___ She Sweet!"Harold ReinFarrar
Mon Apr 12, 195418AContraction accepted by some authorities.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Fri Mar 26, 195454A“___ She Sweet.”Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Mar 7, 195455A“I ___ Got Nobody.”Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Feb 21, 1954107A"It ___ Necessarily So."Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Dec 16, 195341D"It ___ Necessarily So."Ethel LeStrangeFarrar
Thu Jun 18, 195325A"It ___ Necessarily So."Alice H. CookFarrar
Tue Sep 16, 195238A"It ___ Necessarily So."UnknownFarrar
Fri Apr 11, 195236D“___ She Sweet?”UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 9, 195149D"___ She Sweet?"John RogetFarrar
Tue Feb 20, 195125D"It ___ Necessarily So."S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Mar 21, 194335ACommon contraction.Louis BaronFarrar