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29 results for BLEAK

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Apr 15, 20179DDim or grimPeter Wentz
Mon Feb 27, 201714ADickens's "___ House" (2)Zhouqin Burnikel
Fri Mar 27, 20096DDiscouragingPaula Gamache
Thu Sep 21, 200621DUnpromising (2)Stella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Tue Nov 8, 200548DDickens's "___ House" (2)Gail Grabowski and Nancy Salomon
Sun Dec 26, 20045AJust about hopelessHal Turner
Thu Dec 23, 200414ANot promising (2)Nancy Salomon
Tue Jun 10, 200366AUnpromising (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Feb 6, 200115ACheerlessSherry O. Blackard
Thu Dec 7, 200050DNot promising (2)Henry Hook
Sat Aug 14, 199952ALike some prospectsJoe DiPietro
Thu Jun 27, 199657ANot rosyR. Norris

17 results for BLEAK from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri May 21, 199314ACheerlessTap OsbornMaleska
Mon Apr 13, 199250D"___ House": DickensSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri Jan 17, 199244DDispiritingI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Fri May 8, 198133DStark; barren; drearyNancy McCarthyMaleska
Thu Oct 16, 198042ADickens's "___ House"C. J. AngioMaleska
Sun Jan 24, 197116DCheerlessMel RosenWeng
Sat May 10, 196947ADesolate.UnknownWeng
Tue Oct 15, 196844ACheerless.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 2, 196622DLacking kindliness.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 28, 196210DCheerless.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Sat Feb 6, 196025DCheerless.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 24, 195855DSwept by cold winds.Lois HillisFarrar
Wed Nov 9, 195535DCheerless.S. A. KayFarrar
Sat Dec 18, 195447DDickens "House."Harold T. BersFarrar
Fri Aug 28, 195330DDesolate.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Mon Aug 18, 19525DDesolate and windswept.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 1, 19507ACheerless.Jack LuzzattoFarrar