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150 results for BENT

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Sep 16, 201813DTendencyJoel Fagliano
Fri Jul 6, 201852DLike lop earsRobyn Weintraub
Wed Apr 4, 201824DLike the wire in clothes hangersWeird Al Yankovic and Eric Berlin
Wed Oct 25, 201773ALike a pole-vaulter's pole mid-vaultJules P. Markey
Sat Oct 14, 201741ALike a paper clipSam Ezersky
Sun Sep 3, 201771ADispositionAndrew Zhou
Sat Feb 25, 201736ACorrupt, in British slangMark Diehl
Mon Jul 25, 201610AFlexed, as at the elbowKevin Christian
Tue Nov 3, 201514DCrooked (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley and Joel Fagliano
Sat Oct 10, 201553DLike some ears and rulesRoland Huget
Sat Oct 4, 20141DLike some strawsJulian Lim
Sun Sep 8, 201365DInclination (6)Pete Muller and Sue Keefer
Sun Jul 21, 2013119AInclination (6)Tracy Bennett
Sun Feb 10, 201371DInclination (6)Patrick Berry
Fri Nov 23, 201248DCrooked (3)Patrick Berry
Thu Aug 30, 201261APredilectionStu Ockman
Wed Jul 25, 201259DWacky, as humorDaniel Raymon
Sun Jun 24, 201249DOut of line?Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Dec 19, 201150ANot straight (6)Richard Chisholm
Tue Dec 21, 201018DOut of alignmentAlan Arbesfeld
Tue Oct 26, 201071ANot straight (6)Chris Handman
Thu Sep 18, 20083DHaving one's heart set (on)Mike Nothnagel
Sat Apr 5, 200853AInclination (6)Rich Norris
Mon Feb 12, 20078DNot straight (6)Lynn Lempel
Sun Oct 29, 200659DAngledElizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Aug 6, 200652DContortedMark Feldman
Thu Nov 3, 200533DLike staplesByron Walden
Sat Apr 17, 20044DInclination (6)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Feb 29, 200416DLike a shepherd's staffPatrick Merrell
Thu Jan 22, 200432AOut of shape (2)Roy Leban
Tue Sep 16, 200316ACrooked (3)Michael Doran
Wed Sep 10, 200334APropensity (3)Patrick Berry
Mon May 5, 200342ANot straight (6)Mel Taub
Mon Apr 21, 200354DNot straight (6)Randall J. Hartman
Wed Jan 29, 200311DOut of shape (2)Fred Piscop
Mon Jan 6, 200367AHaving an angleSarah Keller
Fri Nov 1, 20023DBowedJoe DiPietro
Tue Aug 27, 200239DLike the wire in a croquet wicketDenise M. Neuendorf
Thu May 16, 200218ALeaningDavid J. Kahn
Tue Aug 7, 200155DNeeding straighteningMark P. Sherwood
Thu Mar 1, 20011DInclination (6)Nancy S. Ross
Sun Feb 18, 200169DTwisted (2)David J. Kahn
Sun Sep 12, 1999118ALike some ears and elbowsNancy Scandrett Ross
Sat Jul 10, 199952DPropensity (3)Rich Norris
Mon Mar 15, 199964ANot straight (6)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Jan 8, 199937DProclivityMartin Ashwood-Smith and Brendan Quigley
Thu Jun 4, 199823DFlairFrances Hansen
Fri Mar 27, 199865APredispositionAlan Jay Weiss
Sat Dec 2, 199528ADetermined with “on”Rich Norris
Mon May 8, 199535ANatural inclinationDeborah Trombley
Wed Feb 8, 199567APropensity (3)Cathy Millhauser
Mon Oct 17, 199440ATwisted (2)Jonathan Schmatzbach

98 results for BENT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Feb 15, 199364DDistortedAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Fri Apr 24, 19924DInclinationCharles E. GerschMaleska
Tue Apr 21, 199263A"As the twig is ___ . . . "Nancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Tue Oct 30, 199027DReached for the floorRichard SilvestriMaleska
Tue Nov 28, 198922DInclinationSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon Nov 6, 198952DPropensityWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Wed Aug 23, 198913DProclivityWalter CovellMaleska
Wed Jan 4, 198935APropensityBetty JorgensenMaleska
Mon Jul 25, 198823DDistortedSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Jun 12, 198896AProclivityWarren W. ReichMaleska
Sun May 29, 198896DPropensityJudith PerryMaleska
Wed Oct 14, 198744APropensityEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Jan 27, 198759DProclivityEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Jan 12, 198678AInclinationBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
Tue Jun 25, 198551ASet in a courseMark DiehlMaleska
Tue May 21, 198513DInclinationShirley SolowayMaleska
Sat Nov 3, 198457DBowedS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Mon Aug 27, 198467APropensityVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Thu Feb 23, 198469APropensityEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Jul 6, 19831ATendencyCromwellMaleska
Fri Mar 4, 198312DStoopedErnst TheimerMaleska
Mon Sep 27, 198261ABeach grassNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tue May 25, 198267APropensityJudson G. TrentMaleska
Mon May 17, 198238AMental leaningJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sun Jan 17, 198235DInclinationRichard SilvestriMaleska
Mon Jan 4, 198262AStoopedNancy McCarthyMaleska
Wed Dec 9, 198146AInclinationMorton BraunMaleska
Sun May 24, 198187DOut of shapeLouis BaronMaleska
Fri Dec 26, 198029DPenchantVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Sun Dec 14, 198097ACrookedAlex F. BlackMaleska
Mon Apr 7, 198051DInclinationHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Thu Dec 6, 19791AProclivityC. J. AngioMaleska
Mon Oct 29, 19799APropensityN. M. MeyerMaleska
Sun Mar 26, 197832AReedlike grassA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sat Dec 3, 197718DInclinationHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Fri Nov 4, 197747AFlexedJack LuzzattoMaleska
Sat May 21, 197723DNot straightSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon May 2, 197724AInclinationAlfio MicciMaleska
Wed Jul 28, 19768DInclinationJim PageWeng
Tue May 4, 197625DInclinationEsther BlumWeng
Wed Apr 28, 197644ALeaningReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Wed Jun 18, 197554DPropensitySophie FiermanWeng
Sun May 11, 197552ATendencyTap OsbornWeng
Sat Feb 2, 197444A"Just as the twig is ___ . . . "Sara V. TuckermanWeng
Sun Dec 23, 197341DPenchantAnne FoxWeng
Wed Nov 21, 197353APenchantUnknownWeng
Fri Jul 6, 197310AInclinationUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 13, 197310AInclinationUnknownWeng
Wed Feb 9, 197263AYieldedUnknownWeng
Fri Dec 18, 197011DPenchantArthur SchulmanWeng
Thu Aug 6, 19701AInclinationUnknownWeng
Tue Apr 28, 197028DInclinationUnknownWeng
Fri Sep 26, 196937AInclination.UnknownWeng
Tue May 6, 196950DPredilection.UnknownWeng
Mon Jul 15, 19689DPenchant.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 18, 196818ACurved.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 8, 196854DPropensity.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 2, 196856DInclination.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 18, 1968109DPropensity.Pamela V-W WoodFarrar
Sun Dec 3, 196738ATendency.Diana SessionsFarrar
Tue Nov 7, 196745DInclination.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 8, 196781AProclivity.William LutwiniakFarrar
Mon Oct 2, 196739AAptitude.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 22, 196719ATendency.Bert BeamanFarrar
Tue Dec 28, 196565AAptitude.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 30, 196532AInclination.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 22, 196519DProclivity.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thu Jan 7, 196537DPropensity.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 9, 196422AProclivity.Louise EarnestFarrar
Tue Oct 8, 196356DTendency.Michael DubinFarrar
Wed Sep 12, 196224AParticular tendency.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 5, 196234DCrooked.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 8, 196234DAskew.Roberta MorseFarrar
Fri Mar 24, 196156DPropensity.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 26, 196055DTendency.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 24, 196023DCrooked.UnknownFarrar
Tue Feb 2, 196058AInclination.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 16, 195949ACurved.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 31, 19593DPropensity.Mel TaubFarrar
Wed Mar 18, 195945DPenchant.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Jul 3, 195819AProclivity.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 23, 195710AFlexed.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 25, 195749AInclination.S. A. KayFarrar
Tue Feb 5, 195716ACrooked.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 6, 195619ATendency.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Mar 31, 195624APredilection.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sat Oct 22, 195538APropensity.Irving L. RosenheimFarrar
Thu Aug 19, 195442DInclined.William F. BulowFarrar
Sun Aug 1, 195483DPropensity.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Dec 29, 195354DInclination.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 25, 195335DDetermined.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Jul 17, 195256DCrooked.UnknownFarrar
Fri Apr 27, 195122AProclivity.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 25, 195135AProclivity.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Jan 1, 1950110APropensity.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun May 26, 1946133DTendency.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Mar 19, 194434AInclination.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun May 2, 194334AStrongly inclined.I. KertFarrar