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43 results for ANAPEST

8 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
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Monday, November 20, 20171AThree-syllable foot, as in "bada-bing"Peter Gordon
Sunday, May 26, 201361DStandard part of a limerickJoon Pahk and Jeremy Horwitz
Thursday, March 8, 201225DOne of four in "'Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house"Bill Thompson
Friday, April 29, 201141D"Au revoir," for exampleDavid Quarfoot
Saturday, September 26, 20092D"In the Mood," e.g.Joon Pahk
Wednesday, February 11, 20095DBit of a limerickRichard Silvestri
Saturday, March 5, 200542DPattern in prosodyBob Peoples
Thursday, February 16, 199510DShort, short, longChristopher Hurt

4 results for ANAPEST from Variety puzzles.

May 17, 2015acrosticB"In the Mood" or "At the Hop," metricallyEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
March 29, 2009acrosticRMetrical foot of "Bada-bing!"Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
February 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.

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