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158 results for BARB

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Sep 14, 201834AOffensive lineJohn Guzzetta
Wed Aug 8, 201837DFishhook feature (3)Andrew Kingsley
Wed Feb 22, 20175AProvocative remarkKyle Dolan
Thu Sep 24, 201534DSharp remarkPeter A. Collins
Tue Sep 30, 20141DZinger (5)Kyle T. Dolan
Mon Jun 16, 201427D*Part of a fishhook (2)Bruce Haight
Tue Feb 18, 20145A"Yo mama" joke, e.g.David Steinberg
Tue Feb 19, 20136AFishhook part (3)Barry Franklin and Sara Kaplan
Wed Nov 23, 201160ACutting put-downIan Livengood
Thu Jul 28, 20111ADigAlan Arbesfeld
Thu Jul 21, 201153DSharp put-downMichael Sharp
Thu Jun 9, 201129DBiting comment (2)Joon Pahk
Tue Apr 19, 201154AStinging remark (2)Randall J. Hartman
Wed Nov 3, 201057AZinging remarkTracy Gray
Thu Sep 30, 201022DNasty remark (2)Victor Fleming
Tue Sep 28, 201040DCutting remark (6)Michael Torch
Thu Jan 15, 200922DZinger (5)Patrick Blindauer
Sun Oct 12, 200864AZinger (5)Rich Norris
Wed Oct 1, 200859DUnnice commentBarry Boone
Tue Feb 5, 200826DZinger (5)Peter A. Collins
Tue Oct 30, 200760DPart of a fishhook (2)Gary Steinmehl
Wed May 23, 200711DStinging commentBruce Venzke and Stella Daily
Sun Feb 25, 200730AStickerDavid J. Kahn
Thu Nov 10, 200560DCaustic commentLee Glickstein and Craig Kasper
Mon Sep 20, 200455DCutting remark (6)A. J. Santora
Sat May 1, 20047AArrowhead featureByron Walden
Tue Apr 20, 20041DCutting remark (6)Allan E. Parrish
Mon Mar 1, 200457AFishhook feature (3)Gail Grabowski
Tue Mar 25, 20036AFishhook part (3)John Greenman
Sun Jul 22, 200133AUnkind commentPatrick Berry
Mon May 21, 200145ANasty remark (2)Joan Yanofsky
Wed Aug 2, 200035DCutting remark (6)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Mar 19, 200032APutdownGreg Staples
Mon Mar 15, 199910AFishhook's end (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Oct 14, 19981AFishhook feature (3)Jay Sullivan
Wed Aug 19, 199815AStinging remark (2)Alfio Micci
Tue Jan 13, 199810ACutting remark (6)Stanley B. Whitten
Mon Nov 24, 199722DFishhook's end (2)Alex K. Justin
Sat Jun 14, 199724DZinger (5)A. J. Santora
Wed May 21, 199724DCutting remark (6)John D. Leavy
Mon Sep 2, 199670AEnd of a fishhookF. Piscop
Sun Aug 13, 199598AImpolite remarkNancy Salomon
Sun Jul 24, 1994113DBiting comment (2)Matt Gaffney
Sat Mar 5, 199435DUnkind remarkManny Nosowsky
Mon Dec 6, 19931DFishhook part (3)Peter Gordon

2 results for BARB from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jan 29, 2006diagramless53AZingerFred Piscop
May 31, 1998cryptic25DPointed part that is missing from doll (4)Richard Silvestri

111 results for BARB from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Sep 23, 199345DUnkind cutBob SefickTaub
Sun Aug 8, 199339DCutting remarkTom UnderhillMaleska
Sun Jun 6, 199336DItem on a banderillaCharles M. DeberMaleska
Sun Feb 14, 199313DSharp remarkAlex F. BlackMaleska
Sat Oct 31, 19921ASarcastic remarkRoger H. CourtneyMaleska
Mon Mar 16, 19921ANasty remarkStanley GlassMaleska
Mon May 13, 199148DCutting remarkArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Sat Nov 24, 199046DCarping remarkKevin BoyleMaleska
Tue Aug 28, 199010DPart of a fishhookAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sun Sep 10, 198994DArrow partBert H. KruseMaleska
Thu Mar 16, 19891ACutting remarkBetty JorgensenMaleska
Mon Mar 14, 19881DNasty remarkChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Mon Sep 28, 198747DFishhook partKenneth WitteMaleska
Sun Sep 20, 19871ACutting remarkE.T.M.Maleska
Mon Oct 20, 198610AFishhook partAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Fri Oct 17, 198651DSharpness; stingSam Bellotto, Jr.Maleska
Thu Apr 3, 198642DStingWilliam CanineMaleska
Wed Jul 31, 198531DFishhookWilliam CanineMaleska
Mon Mar 4, 19851DSarcastic remarkBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Mon Feb 11, 19851DFishhook partJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sun Jan 6, 198542DPart of a fishhookStanley GlassMaleska
Fri Sep 7, 19841AStingDwyerMaleska
Fri Aug 31, 19841AMandrell, to her friendsJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Tue Mar 20, 19841DFeather branchMarjorie PedersenMaleska
Fri Sep 2, 19831DFishhook componentJohn R. ProsserMaleska
Fri Jul 1, 19831DCaustic commentRemleyMaleska
Mon Sep 6, 19829AProjection on a harpoonAdamsMaleska
Sun Jun 20, 198287DCutting remarkTap OsbornMaleska
Mon Nov 2, 19811ACutting remarkEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sat Jun 13, 19817DStinging remarkBensonMaleska
Wed Apr 9, 198049ABiting remarkBette Sue CohenMaleska
Tue Mar 11, 198034DType of pigeonJudson G. TrentMaleska
Thu Dec 13, 197953DHook featureWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Oct 14, 19791ANasty remarkMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sun Feb 19, 197814ACritical commentMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Wed Feb 8, 19789ABreed of horseHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sat Jun 4, 197744AFishhook partWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Nov 24, 197628ACurved pointAnn JenkinsWeng
Wed Dec 3, 197540ACarping remarkHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Fri May 3, 19741ASharp remarkJack WherryWeng
Sat Feb 2, 19741DCarping remarkSara V. TuckermanWeng
Fri Nov 23, 197310AStinging remarkUnknownWeng
Wed Jun 6, 197360APointed remarkUnknownWeng
Mon May 7, 19731DFishhook adjunctUnknownWeng
Wed Jul 19, 19721ACarping remarkUnknownWeng
Sat Aug 21, 19711DCritical remarkUnknownWeng
Sun May 23, 197137DSnide remarkHerbert EttensonWeng
Mon Nov 16, 197010ACritical remarkUnknownWeng
Sat Jun 27, 19706AFishhook partUnknownWeng
Tue Jul 29, 196952DCarping remark.UnknownWeng
Wed May 14, 19693DFishhook part.UnknownWeng
Wed Oct 23, 196854DSharp point.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 24, 196760AArrowhead part.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sat May 27, 196730AArrow feature.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sun Feb 5, 196744DSting.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Sun Nov 6, 196684DHorse of North African breed.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thu Aug 11, 19661DArrowhead part.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 1, 19665DMoorish horse.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 22, 19661ABiting remark.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 9, 196643DFishhook part.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 8, 19657DSharp projection.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 21, 196557DArrow.UnknownFarrar
Sat May 15, 196525DBiting remark.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 10, 19651DSharpness.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 31, 19641DSharpness.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 27, 196448AFishhook point.W. A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Wed Aug 5, 19647DSharpness.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 30, 196428DSting.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 10, 196460AHooked point.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 5, 196453DCutting remark.Will C. WengFarrar
Wed Jan 15, 19641ASting.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Wed Oct 2, 19631ASharpness.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Jun 9, 196371DBiting remark.Sidney LambertFarrar
Fri Jun 7, 196327DCruel shaft of wit.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 6, 19635APointed remark.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 13, 19621ASharp projection.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 10, 196279DArrow part.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Apr 19, 196231DSharp point.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sat Mar 24, 19626AWire fence part.Manny MillerFarrar
Sat Sep 2, 196141DSharp point.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 5, 196140DDomestic pigeon.Christine ValenceFarrar
Mon May 2, 19601DSharp projection.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 20, 196041DMoorish horseman's mount.W. E. JonesFarrar
Fri Jan 22, 19607DFishhook part.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 5, 19591DArrow projection.Melville P. LiveranceFarrar
Sun Nov 16, 195840DArrow point.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tue Aug 26, 19581APart of a fishhook.S. A. KayFarrar
Thu May 1, 19581DShaft of wit.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Feb 8, 19581ASting.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 24, 195796AArrow part.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed Aug 28, 195751DFishhook part.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Fri Jul 26, 19571ASatirist's stab.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 8, 19571DPart of a harpoon.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Oct 14, 195679DFishhook.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tue Aug 21, 195656APart of an arrow.A. B. OverholtFarrar
Tue May 1, 195638AFishhook projection.S. A. KayFarrar
Wed Apr 4, 195646DSting.Madeline CorseFarrar
Wed Dec 14, 19555ASharpness.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 6, 195543ASpike.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sun Sep 18, 195572ASharpness.Helen BernardFarrar
Tue Jul 26, 195525DSharp projection.Fred C. JaschobFarrar
Thu May 12, 195528DFeathered part.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 23, 195445DSharpness.Israel GitterFarrar
Sun Dec 27, 1953106ASpinosity.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Mon Feb 16, 195326DPart of a fishhook.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sat Jun 28, 19525AIt hooks the fish.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 19, 195145APart of a fishhook.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 21, 195133DFishhook part.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sat Jan 27, 195136DPart of a fishhook.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Wed Dec 6, 195043ASharp projection on a hook.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 11, 195036DPart of a fishhook.UnknownFarrar