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43 results for ANAPEST

8 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
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DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Nov 20, 20171AThree-syllable foot, as in "bada-bing"Peter Gordon
Sun May 26, 201361DStandard part of a limerickJoon Pahk and Jeremy Horwitz
Thu Mar 8, 201225DOne of four in "'Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house"Bill Thompson
Fri Apr 29, 201141D"Au revoir," for exampleDavid Quarfoot
Sat Sep 26, 20092D"In the Mood," e.g.Joon Pahk
Wed Feb 11, 20095DBit of a limerickRichard Silvestri
Sat Mar 5, 200542DPattern in prosodyBob Peoples
Thu Feb 16, 199510DShort, short, longChristopher Hurt

4 results for ANAPEST from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
May 17, 2015acrosticB"In the Mood" or "At the Hop," metricallyEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Mar 29, 2009acrosticRMetrical foot of "Bada-bing!"Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Feb 29, 2004cryptic19DAn imitator's time for a poetic foot (7)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
May 7, 2000acrosticWA line in a limerickEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

31 results for ANAPEST from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri May 7, 199343DPoet's three-syllable footEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Fri Jun 26, 198752AFoot for SwinburneWilliam CanineMaleska
Sun May 3, 19876ALimerick footFrances HansenMaleska
Fri Sep 19, 19868DMetrical footHickmottMaleska
Sun Jan 26, 198697APoetic footBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sun Jan 8, 198481DDactyl's relativeRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sat Mar 13, 198237DMetrical footWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Aug 17, 198037AType of verseMargaret RigbyMaleska
Mon Sep 3, 197920AMetrical footAlfio MicciMaleska
Fri Jul 8, 197712DMetrical footYoungMaleska
Thu Dec 11, 197514DMetrical footA. J. SantoraWeng
Sun Oct 13, 197466APoetic footWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tue Jul 25, 197249AThree-syllable footUnknownWeng
Thu Nov 13, 19697DMetrical foot.UnknownWeng
Sat Feb 3, 196859AMetric foot.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 12, 196386D2 short, 1 long, in poetry.William WengFarrar
Fri Dec 28, 196257AMetrical foot.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Mon May 28, 196239DReversed dactyl.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Mon May 25, 195923DMetrical foot.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Mon Dec 17, 195650ARelative of a dactyl.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Wed Mar 21, 19565DPoetic measure.Louis SabinFarrar
Sun Jul 26, 1953127AMeter of "I am monarch of all I survey."W. E. JonesFarrar
Fri May 1, 19535DFoot of poetic meter.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 1, 195352DReverse of a dactyl.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Mon Dec 22, 195211DA trisyllable metrical foot.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 16, 19527DMeter in which "A Visit From St. Nicholas" is written.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 24, 195118AMetrical foot of three syllables.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 25, 1950142AFoot of three syllables.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun Mar 12, 1950139AMetrical foot.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun Mar 6, 194937DMetrical foot.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Sun Jun 21, 194250AMetrical foot, two short and one long.Mabel C. DaggettFarrar