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179 results for BEAR

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Jan 19, 20184DDifficult thing to do, informallyDavid J. Kahn
Fri Jun 10, 201638ACamp invaderDavid Steinberg
Sun Jan 3, 2016108DHandleDavid Woolf
Wed Jul 8, 201566ATolerate (2)Ryan Milligan
Wed Apr 8, 20154D*Tough test, slangily (2)Zhouqin Burnikel
Sat Mar 28, 201540AStand (2)David Steinberg
Thu Dec 4, 201433DBlack ___Kacey Walker and David Quarfoot
Fri Sep 20, 201310DPessimist (2)Mangesh Ghogre and Doug Peterson
Sun Aug 12, 201258DSymbol on California's flag (3)Patrick Berry
Sun Jun 10, 201221AWhat a koala really isn'tXan Vongsathorn
Tue Jan 24, 201244AAnimal that can stand uprightAlex Boisvert
Fri Dec 30, 201112DArduous challengeMike Nothnagel
Mon Aug 22, 201149AWall Street pessimistMilo Beckman
Fri May 13, 201131DCertain Wall Street typeJoe Krozel
Tue Oct 26, 201010ASee 6-Across (2)Chris Handman
Tue Sep 8, 200944DPut up with (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Tue Jul 14, 200950DWinnie-the-Pooh, for oneDonna S. Levin
Sat Dec 13, 200848AReally tough taskFrank Longo
Thu Nov 20, 200859AWith 27-Across, it collapsed in 2008Pete Muller
Wed May 28, 200870APut up with (2)C. W. Stewart
Wed Apr 16, 200852DScavenger at YellowstoneEdward Sessa
Mon Jan 28, 200810DYogi, for oneMichael Blake
Sun Nov 18, 200787AMarket pessimistPatrick Berry
Thu Aug 23, 200756ACampsite visitorJoe Krozel
Wed Jul 18, 200726DPolar denizenTibor Derencsenyi
Fri Sep 8, 200611DTerribly tough taskDavid Bunker
Tue Mar 7, 200659A1980 Olympics mascotRichard Jacobs
Fri Nov 26, 200437ACarryManny Nosowsky
Sat Nov 20, 200454APessimist (2)Robert H. Wolfe
Tue Sep 14, 200452ADen denizen (2)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sun Aug 15, 2004130DTough test, slangily (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Jul 13, 20041DSymbol on California's flag (3)Kevan Choset
Sun Dec 21, 200395AGrizzly (2)Frances Hansen
Mon Aug 4, 200321AYogi or SmokeyNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Wed Oct 23, 200215APooh, for oneNancy Salomon and Nancy T. Shack
Sun Feb 10, 200280DWith 79-Across, babes in the woods?Harvey Estes & Nancy Salomon
Mon Jul 30, 200170AGrizzly (2)Nancy Kavanaugh
Mon Jul 2, 200121DStand (2)Sarah Keller
Wed Apr 5, 200071ATough test, informallyFrances Hansen
Wed Jun 9, 199962AKodiak, e.g.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Oct 14, 199813DDen denizen (2)Jay Sullivan
Sun Jul 12, 199838DTolerate (2)Henry Hook
Wed Sep 24, 199767ASymbol on California's flag (3)Wayne Robert Williams
Wed Aug 13, 199710ASee 5-Across (2)Richard Silvestri
Sun Mar 23, 199772DOne of a storied threesomeBryant White
Sun Mar 9, 199789ALargest land carnivoreJune Boggs
Sat Apr 27, 199662AWalton opera, with "The"F. Hansen
Mon Jan 22, 199612DChicago footballerE. Gorski
Mon Jan 31, 199462ABaylor mascotJanet R. Bender
Thu Dec 16, 19935DCoach BryantNancy Joline
Wed Nov 24, 199311DYellowstone sightingNancy S. Ross

1 result for BEAR from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jul 12, 2009diagramless33ABull's counterpartJim Hyres

127 results for BEAR from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Oct 12, 199356DBull's antithesisMichael S. MaurerTaub
Fri Jun 25, 199317ALoaded for ___Jesse RoarkeMaleska
Fri May 1, 199255AKind of hugBert RosenfieldMaleska
Thu Dec 12, 199143AGrouchLois SidwayMaleska
Mon Oct 7, 199120DWall Street pessimistMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Wed Sep 12, 19907DBull's antithesisStanley GlassMaleska
Sun Jun 3, 1990103AUrsidJames E. Hinish Jr.Maleska
Tue Feb 20, 199018DKodiak, e.g.Peter SwiftMaleska
Thu Jan 4, 199038AKodiak, e.g.Betty JorgensenMaleska
Sun Apr 23, 198964ASilvertipJim PageMaleska
Fri Feb 17, 198932DPoliceman, in CB lingoArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Thu Feb 9, 198947DStandEli WesoffMaleska
Sun Apr 24, 19888DSmokey, for oneJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Tue Dec 15, 198724AChicago gridderWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Nov 9, 19874DYogi, e.g.Shirley SolowayMaleska
Sun Nov 1, 198741DSilvertip, e.g.Brett A. BlaylockMaleska
Tue Aug 25, 198710ADoug Flutie is oneEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun May 10, 1987135AFlutie, e.g.Stanley GlassMaleska
Fri May 1, 198712DGrin's companionMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Fri Jan 23, 198735DSuper Bowl XX athleteJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Mon Jun 16, 198616ATolerateAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Fri Jun 13, 198658AWinnie or SmokeyGloria EvansMaleska
Sun Feb 23, 198629AMarket typeLouis BaronMaleska
Thu Aug 16, 198445AKodiakTap OsbornMaleska
Thu Mar 29, 198458ASupportYoungMaleska
Thu Jan 5, 198441DWinnie-the-Pooh, for oneWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Jul 31, 198334AKoala ___Jim ModneyMaleska
Sat Jul 9, 198341AStandWilliam JarvisMaleska
Fri Jul 8, 19833DSilvertipMaurice J. TeitelbaumMaleska
Thu Mar 17, 198350ACop, in CB lingoCharles EnglerMaleska
Mon Nov 8, 198261AEndureSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tue Jan 12, 198222AKind of trap or hugSternerMaleska
Sun Dec 27, 1981115DTolerateAnne FoxMaleska
Sun Nov 1, 198192DGrizzly oneCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Tue Oct 13, 198149DTolerateJohn GreenmanMaleska
Thu Jan 22, 19811DSilvertip, e.g.Jim ModneyMaleska
Wed Mar 12, 198045DKodiak, e.g.HassingerMaleska
Mon Nov 5, 197939DZoo attractionGeorge LaczkoMaleska
Thu May 31, 197953DYellowstone Park denizenJohn R. ProsserMaleska
Thu Apr 13, 197862AGolden or teddyHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sun Dec 4, 197719DSilvertipA. J. SantoraMaleska
Mon Oct 31, 197750DPoliceman, in C.B. lingoArnold MossMaleska
Sun Aug 28, 197721ASmokeyMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Fri Oct 29, 197665AEndureSophie FiermanWeng
Tue Sep 28, 19763DMarket pessimistMel RosenWeng
Thu Mar 4, 19762DSufferSamuel H. BarkanWeng
Tue Sep 16, 197557AWall St. figureAllan BlackmanWeng
Mon Jul 14, 197513DKodiak or ChicagoJames A. BrusselWeng
Mon Apr 7, 197536AStandMartha J. DeWittWeng
Tue Nov 12, 197410ADownside operatorH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Fri Oct 4, 197448ATeddy or SmokeyMarie WestWeng
Fri Sep 20, 19741DStandAlfio MicciWeng
Sat Jun 15, 197435ABrown or KodiakAnthony B. CanningWeng
Mon Oct 29, 197312DMarket figureUnknownWeng
Thu Oct 11, 197354DEndureUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 9, 197340AKind of hug or marketGladys V. MillerWeng
Tue Apr 17, 197333DWall St. animalUnknownWeng
Thu Feb 8, 19731ATolerateUnknownWeng
Mon Oct 23, 197263ASupportUnknownWeng
Fri Sep 29, 197257DChicago animalUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 3, 197251AChicagoanJack RosenthalWeng
Mon Aug 28, 197249D___ fruit (yield)UnknownWeng
Sun Apr 2, 197266DKodiakBert KruseWeng
Sat Feb 12, 197216AYellowstone denizenUnknownWeng
Sat Dec 18, 197135DEndureUnknownWeng
Wed Apr 14, 197111DHoney hunterUnknownWeng
Fri Feb 26, 197114AN.Y.S.E. traderUnknownWeng
Fri Nov 13, 19701AGrizzly, for oneArthur SchulmanWeng
Tue Aug 25, 197019AStock-market manipulatorUnknownWeng
Wed Aug 19, 19702DKodiakUnknownWeng
Sun Jun 21, 197064AWinnie the PoohEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Tue Apr 21, 197051DBrown or blackUnknownWeng
Wed Feb 25, 197054ASky animalUnknownWeng
Mon Feb 16, 197018DEndureUnknownWeng
Tue Jul 29, 196964ACarry burdens.UnknownWeng
Wed Jul 9, 196925AMarket word.UnknownWeng
Wed Mar 5, 196964ATolerate.UnknownWeng
Fri Jul 26, 196822ACarry.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 24, 196834AZoo sight.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 18, 196736DCarry.George LaczkoFarrar
Thu Dec 15, 196617AWall Street figure.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 7, 196656AKodiak.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 19, 196594AStand.Anne FoxFarrar
Sun Feb 7, 196556DWinnie-the-Pooh.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
Sun Nov 8, 196479DStand.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Tue Jul 14, 196418DStock market manipulator.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 22, 196469ACub's mother.Eileen LexauFarrar
Sat Sep 21, 196336AWall Street "pessimist."Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thu Jan 10, 196315AFinancial pessimistRoberta MorseFarrar
Wed Oct 24, 196237DCarry.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 15, 196256AZoo inmate.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 12, 196243AGrizzly.Louise EarnestFarrar
Fri Sep 1, 196117AGrizzly.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 1, 196122D___ Mountain.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 26, 196052A___ Mountain.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sat Jan 31, 195959AGreat ___ Lake, Canada.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tue Oct 21, 19584DKipling's Baloo.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 14, 195810DBruin.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Sat May 31, 195863AHe sells short.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Mar 16, 195838A"Exit, pursued by a ___."W. E. JonesFarrar
Sat Mar 8, 195848AGrizzly.Charles C. AllenFarrar
Mon Nov 4, 195732DSmoky, for one.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 23, 195753DMowgli's friend, Baloo.J. F. KellyFarrar
Sat Apr 28, 195660AKodiak ___.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 14, 195630DWall Street man.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 5, 195612DSymbol on California's flag.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tue Dec 20, 195534ASmokey.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 14, 195523AGrizzly.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri May 7, 195414ACub.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thu Mar 18, 195452DKoala's other name.S. A. KayFarrar
Thu Mar 4, 195423DHe sells short.Bernice GordonFarrar
Tue Dec 22, 19531AWall Street operator.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 12, 195326DWhat a koala resembles.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Sep 26, 195325D350-mile river into Great Salt Lake.Israel GitterFarrar
Tue Dec 9, 195224DWall Street pessimist.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 5, 195210DSymbol on the California flag.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 4, 19521AHe sells short.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 1, 195224APolar animal.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 14, 195158AGrizzly.W. W. WordsworthFarrar
Thu Aug 30, 195164ASymbol of Russia.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 28, 195025DRussia.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Wed Oct 11, 195044DSymbol of Russia.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 10, 195049AU. S. S. R. symbol.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 8, 1946126ASymbol of Russia.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun Jun 30, 194679DUncouth person.J. P. DownesFarrar
Sun Jul 4, 194338DSymbol of Russian power.J. C. DoesburgFarrar
Sun Apr 4, 19431AAnimal symbolic of an ally.Louis ShieldsFarrar