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198 results for ANTIC

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

DateGridClueAuthor
66AShenanigan (10)Howard Barkin
51DVery sillyGreg Johnson
9DBit of a larkMichael Hawkins
16ASilly prankZhouqin Burnikel
64ABit of clowning aroundPaolo Pasco
35ALike Marx Brothers comediesTracy Gray
23APrank (6)Mary Lou Guizzo
33DShenanigan (10)Sam Buchbinder
43DShenanigan (10)Patrick Berry
10DBit of funny business (2)Andrew Reynolds
7DBit of tomfoolery (4)Jeffrey Wechsler
62ALike much slapstickTracy Bennett
49DThree Stooges bitEd Sessa
63ALike the Marx Brothers (2)Randolph Ross
68AShenanigan (10)Steve Savoy
107DPrankster-likeMichael Sharp and Caleb Madison
71ACaper ... or going around the wrong way, in Britain?Caleb Rasmussen
24DBit of tomfoolery (4)Chris A. McGlothlin
57ABit of funny business (2)Mike Nothnagel
55ALike Robin Williams, typicallyAllan E. Parrish
65DCaper (11)Elizabeth C. Gorski
32ALike 21-Across's behaviorJoel Fagliano
36ACaper (11)Mike Shenk
35AMarx Brothers-like (2)Wayne and P. K. King
45DBit of harlequinadeKaren M. Tracey
25DMonkeyshine (2)Edward Safran
52AShenanigan (10)Paula Gamache
44AShenanigan (10)Paula Gamache
44DBit of tomfoolery (4)Mike Nothnagel
4DCaper (11)Elayne Cantor and Nancy Salomon
31DPlayful trickKurt Mengel and Jan-Michele Gianette
33DLudicrous (4)Todd McClary and Dave Tuller
61APrank (6)John Calvin Williams
16DRobin Williams-esqueLee Glickstein and Ben Tausig
18ABit of hijinksMichael J. Doran
55DBit of tomfoolery (4)Victor Fleming and Bonnie L. Gentry
26D"To put an ___ disposition on": HamletManny Nosowsky
10DShenanigan (10)Peter A. Collins
33DLudicrous (4)Patrick Berry
45DLike Charlie ChaplinEthan Cooper and Michael Shteyman
102DMarx Brothers-like (2)Randolph Ross
46DMadcap (4)Barbara Olson
23ACaper (11)Elizabeth C. Gorski
11DBit of sillinessEric Berlin
10DBit of slapstickMike Torch
95DCaper (11)Nancy Nicholson Joline
61AMadcap (4)Gregory E. Paul
68DBuffoonishRichard and Judith Martin
7DLudicrous (4)Robert H. Wolfe
32DPrank (6)Peter Gordon
4DPrank (6)Janet R. Bender
71ALudicrous (and a letter bank for 17-Across)Greg Staples
66DMadcap (4)Patrick Berry
33APrank (6)Nick Grivas
3DCaper (11)Joe DiPietro
44ABit of high jinks (2)Richard Hughes
27ALike the Marx Brothers (2)John Wolting
90ALike the Beatles in "Help!"Charles M. Deber
38DBit of high jinks (2)Randolph Ross
4DShenanigan (10)Fred Piscop
52ALudicrous (4)Rich Norris
12DMarxlikeRandolph Ross
49ACaper (11)Richard Silvestri
9DBit of clowning (2)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
36AMadcap (4)Randall J. Hartman
68ACaper (11)Christopher Page
57ACaper (11)F. Heaney
5ACaper (11)Randy Sowell
71AShenanigan (10)Harvey Estes
20DBit of buffooneryMel Rosen
42ASilly trickManny Nosowsky
51AMonkeyshine (2)Rich Norris
31DPrank (6)Dean Niles
61AShenanigan (10)Bob Lubbers
118AA bit of mischievousnessRandolph Ross
50ACaper (11)James L. Beatty
40ABit of clowning (2)Bernice Gordon
41DLark (2)Manny Nosowsky
51DLark (2)Robert Katz

3 results for ANTIC from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 21, 2018cryptic6AOpposed to Conservative caper (5)Richard Silvestri
Aug 13, 2017cryptic23DNot in favor of college prank (5)Richard Silvestri
Nov 25, 2012cryptic22DNot a fan of clown's first trick (5)Jeffrey Harris

116 results for ANTIC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
19ALudicrousDaniel GirardiTaub
51DGambadoEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
51DLudicrousAlfio MicciMaleska
9ACaperJeff HerringtonMaleska
43DDidoErnst TheimerMaleska
52DDidoMary S. SnyderMaleska
26APrankJim PageMaleska
31DNip-upLouis SabinMaleska
13ACaperJean M. HuntMaleska
34ACaperFred TooleMaleska
38ACaperStanley GlassMaleska
25DOdd and funnyLois SidwayMaleska
8DNip-upLouis SabinMaleska
27DFrolicsomeThomas W. SchierMaleska
64DCaperVirginia L. YatesMaleska
45DCaperShirley SolowayMaleska
69ADidoBert H. KruseMaleska
29DHuxley's "___ Hay"Alfio MicciMaleska
40ACaperPeter G. SnowMaleska
40D"___ Hay": HuxleyJames R. BurnsMaleska
21DCaperJoy L. WoukMaleska
7DPrankVirginia L. YatesMaleska
17ASilly trickMark DiehlMaleska
1DLudicrousCharlotte ShoreMaleska
60APrankEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
42DOdd and funnyMark DiehlMaleska
19AHuxley's "___ Hay"Virginia P. AbelsonMaleska
15ACaperKathryn RighterMaleska
31DCaperEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
35DGambadoElaine SchorrMaleska
27DGrotesque actNancy McCarthyMaleska
138ATrick-or-treater's trickJohn M. SamsonMaleska
18ACaperJack R. HarnesMaleska
31A" ___ Hay," Huxley novelCometaMaleska
22DLudicrousCometaMaleska
15APrankBert H. KruseMaleska
32ACaperC. J. AngioMaleska
63DHuxley's "___ Hay"Arnold MossMaleska
24DCapriceWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
29ADidoC. J. AngioMaleska
24DHuxley's "___ Hay"CarlyleMaleska
21ADidoJeanette K. BrillMaleska
47ACaperJudson G. TrentMaleska
111DCaperMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
39ACaperJean J. DavisonMaleska
5DCaperA. J. SantoraMaleska
62DCaperAnne FoxMaleska
44DDidoRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
101DHuxley's "___ Hay"Tap OsbornMaleska
38ACaperBert BeamanMaleska
47DCaperAllan BlackmanMaleska
60APrankElmer ToroWeng
34ACaperMarie WestWeng
100AHuxley's "___ Hay"DeWitt AndersonWeng
6DCaperD. DavisWeng
31ACaperWossWeng
21DFrolicsomeMary HarrisWeng
18ACaperLita M. ElversWeng
5AImpish doingUnknownWeng
19DCaperUnknownWeng
49ACaperUnknownWeng
17AMonkeyshineUnknownWeng
24ACaperUnknownWeng
39DPrankBruce R. ShawWeng
4DCaperUnknownWeng
26DCaperUnknownWeng
20ADidoUnknownWeng
35AHuxley's "___ Hay"UnknownWeng
30DCaperBruce R. ShawWeng
62ACaperUnknownWeng
53DDido.UnknownWeng
10DCaper.Hume CraftFarrar
47ASilly escapade.C. V. KingFarrar
2DCaper.Ronald C. HirschfeldFarrar
46DFrolicsome.Arnold MossFarrar
6DLudicrous.Cora GoodmanFarrar
60AFrolicsome.UnknownFarrar
36ADido.UnknownFarrar
19ALudicrous trick.UnknownFarrar
24DCaper.UnknownFarrar
52DDido.UnknownFarrar
41AGrotesque.UnknownFarrar
47DCaper.UnknownFarrar
3DLudicrous.UnknownFarrar
75APrank.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
5DA buffoon.UnknownFarrar
60AFantastic act.UnknownFarrar
42AFantastic.Christine ValenceFarrar
20ACaper.Alda F. ZimpelFarrar
57AFrolicsome.Diana SessionsFarrar
39ALudicrous.Madeline CorseFarrar
37AFantastic trick.UnknownFarrar
11DGrotesque.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
41ALudicrously fantastic.UnknownFarrar
9DLudicrous.Threba JohnsonFarrar
2DLudicrous.Madeline CorseFarrar
11DCaper.Thomas MeekinFarrar
50DCaper.Leonard SussmanFarrar
9DMonkeyshine.UnknownFarrar
7DFantastic.UnknownFarrar
19ALudicrous.UnknownFarrar
18ALudicrous.UnknownFarrar
50DCaper.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
44AGrotesque.UnknownFarrar
19DClown's caper.Roberta MorseFarrar
67AFantastic trick.Evelyn SmithFarrar
40DFantastic caper.UnknownFarrar
32DMerry-andrew.UnknownFarrar
60ADido.UnknownFarrar
69D"___ Hay," by Aldous Huxley.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
134AA leap by Br'er Rabbit.Thomas MeekinFarrar
146DMerry-andrew.Willard N. JordanFarrar
22AFantastic.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
120DPrank.Thomas MeekinFarrar
89AMerry caper.W. W. WebsterFarrar
126D"___ Hay," by Aldous Huxley.Louis JenkinsFarrar