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260 results for CRAB

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

DateGridClueAuthor
1AGrouch (12)Amanda Chung and Karl Ni
64AFiddler on the reef?Patrick Merrell
55DOne who complains, complains, complains (2)Evan Kalish
73DSideways scuttlerPatrick Berry
48DGrouch (12)Ross Trudeau
53DGrumble (2)Peter Gordon
48AWhine lover?Martin Ashwood-Smith
45DZodiac symbol (5)Lily Silverstein
31AConstant complainer (2)Gary Cee
25DSidling sea creatureJoel Fagliano
90ACalifornia roll ingredientJoel Fagliano
23DZodiac symbol (5)David Benkof and Jeff Chen
28DZodiac symbol (5)Matt Ginsberg
11AKvetch (2)Byron Walden and Brad Wilber
51DZodiac symbol (5)Patrick Berry
67ASea creature with pincersRobert Seminara
21DCurmudgeonJoel Fagliano
39DGrouch (12)Barry C. Silk
54DShore dinner stapleJulian Lim
55DCreature that sidlesDavid Gray
6ASea creature that moves sideways (2)Stan Newman
10ACrotchety sortRandall J. Hartman
54DZodiac creatureCorey Rubin
43AKvetch (2)Ed Sessa
6DSourpuss (3)Caleb Madison
54DKvetcherPeter A. Collins
5AFind faultGary & Stephen Kennedy
22AMaryland seafood specialtyDamon J. Gulczynski
1DGrouch (12)Eric Tentarelli
1ASea creature that sidlesJeff Armstrong
57DKvetching sortDeb Amlen
10ASea creature that moves sideways (2)Peter A. Collins
5AZodiac symbol (5)Barry Silk
10ASquawkerGeorge Barany and Michael Shteyman
1DOne who complains, complains, complains (2)Christina Houlihan Kelly
40ABeach sidlerLynn Lempel
27DIll-tempered oneEd Early
30AGrouch (12)Myles Callum
32DBellyacheSherry O. Blackard
10AMove sidewaysDon West
3DShore catchWilliam I. Johnston
55DHorseshoe ___William A. Ballard
1DTaurus : Bull :: Cancer : ___Peter Gordon
87AGrouch (12)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
51DGrouch (12)Randall J. Hartman
57DGrumble (2)Arthur S. Verdesca
26DGrouch (12)Rich Norris
69DGrumblerRichard Silvestri
1ADisagreeable sortFred Piscop
54ATwins followerKevin McCann
5AConstant complainer (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
40ASourpuss (3)John D. Leavy
11AGrouch (12)Rich Norris
10AGrouch (12)Wayne Robert Williams
28DCallaloo ingredientRichard Silvestri
69DComplainM. Rosen
44DSourpuss (3)Jeremiah Farrell
5ACancer, zodiacally (2)R. White
10AThis may have a hard or soft shellG. E. Paul
10AGrumpR. Hartman
48DHermit ____Randall J. Hartman
10AGrouch (12)Wayne Robert Williams
10AFiddler, for oneGregory E. Paul
3DCancer, zodiacally (2)Walter Covell
10AGrouch (12)Daniel R. Stark
42ACancer's symbolHarvey Estes
1AScrooge's sign?Arthur S. Verdesca

4 results for CRAB from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 7, 2014diagramless60DZodiac symbolPaula Gamache
Aug 12, 2007cryptic25DFiddler, for example, turned a line of music clockwise (4)Brian Greer
Jan 4, 2004diagramless27DConstant kvetcherFred Piscop
Jul 23, 2000diagramless48AGrumpFred Piscop

189 results for CRAB from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
6DGrouchLois SidwayTaub
1DKind of appleBert H. KruseMaleska
53DZodiacal constellationRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
10ABe a grouchJoel D. LafargueMaleska
19AItem on a seafood menuBernice GordonMaleska
1AGrouchEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
1DZodiacal signLois SidwayMaleska
6AComplainSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
10ABuzzards Bay hermitGayle DeanMaleska
9ADungeness ___Judith PerryMaleska
11DSourpussBernice GordonMaleska
52DShore-dinner itemEli WesoffMaleska
51DHermit or kingJesse RoarkeMaleska
55DComplainWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
25AGrouchy oneLois SidwayMaleska
7DHermit or DungenessJoy L. WoukMaleska
1AJimmy, e.g.Harold B. CountsMaleska
51AGrouseNorma SteinbergMaleska
2DComplainerDon GroatMaleska
9AGrouchWilliam CanineMaleska
1AHermit, e.g.Nancy JolineMaleska
51DSnow or hermit followerJohn M. SamsonMaleska
44AZodiacal creatureJohn M. SamsonMaleska
59ACurmudgeonNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
9AComplainerSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
52AZodiacal creatureRhonda KrausMaleska
112DGrouchRichard SilvestriMaleska
18DCrosspatchBernice GordonMaleska
1DFiddler or hermitEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
1AGrouseVirginia L. YatesMaleska
82DMaster-tailor, e.g.Gloria EvansMaleska
1AFiddler on the reefChristy RidleyMaleska
32DKind of grass or spiderElaine GeorgeMaleska
50DGrouchNancy McCarthyMaleska
45DHermit or horseshoeGloria EvansMaleska
1ACrustaceanRoger H. CourtneyMaleska
1DA decapodAlbert J. KlausMaleska
46DComplainSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
36AHermit living in a shellJudith PerryMaleska
10AChronic complainerJesse RoarkeMaleska
23AComplainJohn M. SamsonMaleska
1DA crustaceanAveryMaleska
52DSymbol for a July 4 babyJesse RoarkeMaleska
108ARowing gaffeBert RosenfieldMaleska
10AKing or hermitGrace FabbroniMaleska
9AChronic complainerWhittenMaleska
60AHermit or fiddlerJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
14AMalcontentElaine SchorrMaleska
49AGrouseDiana R. SessionsMaleska
1ASeafood itemRobert KatzMaleska
1AOffshore hermitFraasMaleska
6AHermit or fiddlerNorman S. WizerMaleska
97AFiddler on the reefWilliam H. FordMaleska
2DNebula in TaurusHenry HookMaleska
23AMaster-tailorAlbert L. MisenkoMaleska
1DBeefErnst TheimerMaleska
14AHermit, e.g.Bert H. KruseMaleska
9ACertain fiddlerVincent L. OsborneMaleska
74DMarine hermitA. J. SantoraMaleska
10AZodiac signBernice GordonMaleska
49AKind of appleRubinMaleska
41AFiddler, e.g.Jeanette K. BrillMaleska
2DMaster-tailorRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
40AA hermit is oneBert RosenfieldMaleska
48DHermit, e.g.Jean J. DavisonMaleska
23AKind of apple or grassJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
6AJuly zodiac figureGrace FabbroniMaleska
1AGrumbleGrace FabbroniMaleska
1AType of grassSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
1AGrouchN. M. MeyerMaleska
1AFiddler on the reefC. J. AngioMaleska
32AZodiac figure in JulyVincent L. OsborneMaleska
56DGripeI. Judah KoolykMaleska
50DType of apple or grassSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
100DFiddler on the reefHenry HookMaleska
55DKind of grass or appleMartha J. DeWittMaleska
10AIll-tempered oneJohnsonMaleska
6AHermit or Alaska kingJordan S. LasherMaleska
48DSpider or fiddlerHerb L. RisteenMaleska
1DZodiac signAlfio MicciMaleska
27DSourpussVirginia ButlerMaleska
1DFiddler on the reefVirginia ButlerMaleska
1DKing or hermitEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
48AGrouchSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
1AZodiac signSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
10ABeefMarion MoeserWeng
97DGrass or appleMaura B. JacobsonWeng
51DGrass or appleBarbara GillisWeng
16AComplainSophie FiermanWeng
1AGrass or appleHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
34DGrouchEvelyn BenshoofWeng
8DCurmudgeonSidney NelsonWeng
10APeevish personHerb L. RisteenWeng
31DZodiac signCornelia WarrinerWeng
25ADisagreeable oneH. Hastings ReddallWeng
1ACranky oneSophie FiermanWeng
31DComplainJack L. SteinhardtWeng
46DAlaska king ___H. Hastings ReddallWeng
25DStone or horseshoeBill ScollonWeng
16ASurly personGladys V. MillerWeng
1DSeafood itemUnknownWeng
26DKind of cocktailUnknownWeng
7DIll-natured oneUnknownWeng
1AOarsman's gaffeUnknownWeng
7DZodiac signUnknownWeng
1AZodiac signUnknownWeng
9AKind of appleUnknownWeng
10ASourpussJim PageWeng
8AZodiac signUnknownWeng
10ASalad ingredientUnknownWeng
1DKind of grassUnknownWeng
10AFiddlerUnknownWeng
23DSeafoodUnknownWeng
32DGrouchUnknownWeng
1DHermit, for oneUnknownWeng
3DZodiac signUnknownWeng
6ASculler's misstrokeUnknownWeng
1ADecapod.UnknownWeng
6DSeafood dish.UnknownWeng
3DUnpleasant personFrances HansenFarrar
24DHermit ___.UnknownFarrar
53DZodiac sign.Louise EarnestFarrar
27DAquatic animal.UnknownFarrar
1DDecapod.William LutwiniakFarrar
26DCrustacean.Mary Owen CameronFarrar
11DSea animal.Louis SabinFarrar
45DKind of apple.George LaczkoFarrar
23AHunt shellfish.UnknownFarrar
16ACrustacean.A. J. SantoraFarrar
54DZodiac sign.UnknownFarrar
13DZodiac sign.UnknownFarrar
96AComplain habitually.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
1AHorseshoe ___.UnknownFarrar
50DKind of apple.UnknownFarrar
48AShellfish.UnknownFarrar
55DZodiac sign.UnknownFarrar
10AZodiac sign.UnknownFarrar
27DKind of apple.UnknownFarrar
26DWith 3 Down, a sea animal.UnknownFarrar
1DZodiac sign.UnknownFarrar
72APagurian.W. E. JonesFarrar
35DZodiacal sign.UnknownFarrar
56DMenu item.UnknownFarrar
32DZodiac sign.Louise EarnestFarrar
5AZodiac sign.Alda F. ZimpelFarrar
43DGrouse.Jan and Mike DubinFarrar
33DLaunce's dog, in "Two Gentlemen of Verona."Helen FasuloFarrar
1AZodiac sign.S. A. KayFarrar
1DZodiac sign.Threba JohnsonFarrar
1DZodiac sign.S. A. KayFarrar
10AZodiac sign.UnknownFarrar
1DZodiac sign.UnknownFarrar
1DZodiac sign.UnknownFarrar
50DHorseshoe ___.UnknownFarrar
10AZodiac sign.UnknownFarrar
5ACavil: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
1ACrustacean.UnknownFarrar
48DZodiac sign.UnknownFarrar
14AShellfish.UnknownFarrar
1DSideward mover.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
40DKind of grass.Sidney LambertFarrar
10ASea food dish.Thomas MeekinFarrar
45DIll-tempered person.Jules ArensbergFarrar
16ASea food delicacy.Thomas MeekinFarrar
6DCrustacean.Marcia GladstoneFarrar
5DSeafood.UnknownFarrar
10AKind of apple.UnknownFarrar
19DCatch a ___, in rowing.H. L. RisteenFarrar
21DFind fault with: Colloq.H. L. RisteenFarrar
104DTen-footed sea denizen.Thomas MeekinFarrar
62DSmall apple.Helen FasuloFarrar
27DShore dinner item.Marion MoeserFarrar
3DSour-tempered one.Bernice GordonFarrar
45DIll-tempered person.Jules ArensbergFarrar
10AShellfish.Jules ArensbergFarrar
46AGrumble: Colloq.George FrankFarrar
44ASeafood item.UnknownFarrar
15AZodiacal sign.Isaac KertFarrar
37ABe cross.Edward BucklerFarrar
38DCrustacean.Dorothy SmithFarrar
24AHorseshoe of the sea.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
5DCrosspatch.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
70AStalk-eyed decapod.Albert CarrollFarrar
31DHorseshoe or soft shell.UnknownFarrar
35ASeafood delicacy.UnknownFarrar
1AHorseshoe or hermit.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
3DCrustacean.Harold T. BersFarrar
89DCaught by tyro oarsman.Harold T. BersFarrar
56AZodiacal sign.Willard N. JordanFarrar