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138 results for CROC

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Aug 13, 201845AShoe with holes (2)Lynn Lempel
Fri May 4, 201818AAnimal with a big bite, informallyMichael Hawkins
Wed Apr 11, 201830DCousin of a gatorKeiran King
Sun Jul 23, 201783DSwamp swimmerCaleb Madison
Tue Mar 28, 20175ANile predator, brieflyRyan Milligan
Wed Mar 22, 20176DSwamp critter (5)Jeffrey Wechsler
Sun May 15, 2016107DShoe with holes (2)Patrick Berry
Sat Nov 28, 201554DLarge snapperNed White
Sun Sep 20, 201545DPursuer of Capt. HookJason Mueller and Jeff Chen
Mon Aug 10, 201553ASwamp critter (5)C. W. Stewart
Sun Apr 12, 201595ANile biter, for shortJeff Chen
Tue Mar 10, 201552ASwamp menace, for short (2)Allan E. Parrish
Tue Jan 20, 201545DSwamp beast, informallySusan Gelfand
Tue Dec 2, 201467ACold-blooded killer, for shortTimothy Polin
Fri Jun 27, 201438AMangrove menace, informallyPeter A. Collins
Wed Mar 26, 201436AHoley plastic shoeAlex Vratsanos
Thu Sep 19, 201335DSwamp denizen, brieflyMichael Blake
Mon Jul 1, 201345AGator's cousin (5)Patrick McIntyre
Sun Apr 28, 201322ARiverbank basker, informallyPatrick Berry
Tue Oct 30, 201254AGator's cousin (5)Alex Vratsanos
Sun Jun 3, 201240DCritter with a lot of teethPatrick Berry
Tue Dec 13, 201131ANile menace, informally (2)Jonathan Gersch
Sun Apr 17, 201184DNile menace, informally (2)Matt Ginsberg
Sat Dec 25, 20101DBig snapper, informallyStanley Newman
Sat Jun 6, 200932AKiller ___ (green-skinned "Batman" villain)Doug Peterson
Tue May 19, 20091DSwamp menace, for short (2)Damon J. Gulczynski
Thu Mar 8, 200734ASwamp critter (5)Gilbert H. Ludwig
Thu Oct 12, 200612DNile critterDave Tuller
Mon Dec 5, 200518AGator's cousin (5)Gary Steinmehl
Sun Oct 16, 200521ABigmouthCon Pederson
Mon Jul 11, 200518DRelative of a gator (2)Janice M. Putney
Tue Jul 20, 20044AGator relativeNancy Kavanaugh
Sat Jul 3, 200419DSwamp thing (2)Eric Berlin
Thu Feb 5, 20048DBigmouthed critter (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Sun Nov 30, 200350DToothy menaceManny Nosowsky
Sun Jun 15, 200372DHow Capt. Hook lost his right hand, informallyCathy Millhauser
Tue May 27, 200335DGator's relativePAtrick MErrell
Wed Sep 25, 200247ARiverbank predatorTyler Hinman
Wed Jun 26, 200214AGator's kin (2)Nancy Salomon
Mon Apr 2, 20017DGator's cousin (5)Peter Gordon
Sun Aug 6, 2000109DLeathery sunbatherManny Nosowsky
Fri Jun 2, 200023DSnappish oneManny Nosowsky
Tue May 9, 200053ASwamp snapperElizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Nov 26, 19994DMarsh critterRoger Phillips
Wed Mar 3, 19991ARelative of a gator (2)Rich Norris
Mon Feb 22, 199914ASwamp critter (5)Gregory E. Paul
Thu Jan 21, 199936ANile menaceRandolph Ross
Sat Oct 17, 19989DBig-mouthed critter (2)Bryant White
Mon Apr 13, 199817AGator's cousin (5)Gregory E. Paul
Sun Aug 17, 199751DSwamp critter (5)Cathy Millhauser
Tue Mar 11, 199710AGator's kin (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Fri Jul 26, 199623ASwamp thing (2)G. Newman
Sun Apr 21, 199636DGator cousinM. Gaffney
Sat Oct 1, 199426ACaiman's cousin, for shortBob Klahn

84 results for CROC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Oct 3, 19933DNile reptile, informallyWarren W. ReichTaub
Mon Jan 25, 199332DGator's kin (4)Jim PageMaleska
Fri Nov 20, 199230DGator's kinJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Fri Oct 23, 199233DNile denizen, for shortTimothy S. LewisMaleska
Sun Jan 19, 199231DFang: Fr.Stanley GlassMaleska
Wed Dec 18, 19911DGator's kinBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thu Nov 21, 199150DGator's cousinRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Wed Sep 25, 199138ACousin of a gatorMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Sat Aug 3, 19911ANile reptile, for shortJonathan J. TowleMaleska
Sun Apr 21, 199151AGator's relativeJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Mar 3, 199111AGator's relativeRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Sat Nov 24, 199042AGator's kinKevin BoyleMaleska
Wed Oct 3, 199014AGator's cousinLois SidwayMaleska
Sun Sep 2, 199041AGator's cousinFrances HansenMaleska
Sun Apr 22, 199063DGator's kinMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Tue Apr 3, 199036AGator relativeLois SidwayMaleska
Fri Nov 3, 19891ACaiman, for shortJune A. BoggsMaleska
Fri Jun 16, 198961AReptile, for shortRhonda KrausMaleska
Sun Feb 5, 1989110D"Lizard of the Nile," for shortVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sun Nov 27, 198875AFang, in FranceNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Wed May 18, 19885AGator's kinMark DiehlMaleska
Sat Feb 27, 198811AGator's relativeArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Sun Apr 19, 198796ANile denizen, for shortBert H. KruseMaleska
Fri Aug 29, 198623AGator's kinJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sat Jan 4, 198642AGator's kinLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Tue Sep 10, 198545AGator's relativeMimi MoodyMaleska
Thu Aug 15, 19851AMenace for Cleo's subjectsNancy McCarthyMaleska
Mon Aug 5, 19851DGator's kinJudson G. TrentMaleska
Fri May 31, 198512DGator's kinWhittenMaleska
Sun Sep 18, 19836DZambezi denizen, for shortBert RosenfieldMaleska
Thu Jul 15, 198219AAquatic reptile, for shortBert H. KruseMaleska
Fri Jun 4, 198256DGator's kinCatherine BenanteMaleska
Sun Apr 4, 1982112AGator's cousinCharles M. DeberMaleska
Sat Mar 20, 19828D"Teary" reptile, for shortHenry HookMaleska
Tue Dec 22, 198131AGator's kinA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tue Aug 26, 198024AReptile, for shortJoan WhitmanMaleska
Wed Aug 15, 197958AGator's cousinCharles EnglerMaleska
Mon May 21, 197944DReptile, for shortI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sat Feb 11, 197856DGator's cousinWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Jan 6, 197826DGator's relativeAdelyn LewisMaleska
Tue Apr 5, 197746DGator's relativeJeanne WilsonMaleska
Sun Feb 6, 197763AGator's relativeEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Tue Apr 20, 19761ANile denizen, for shortJim PageWeng
Thu Mar 11, 197655AReptile, for shortDorothy CannanWeng
Fri Jan 9, 197638DNile swimmer, for shortBrian G. TylerWeng
Sat May 31, 197550DGator's counterpartJack LuzzattoWeng
Wed Dec 11, 19746ANile swimmer, for shortJim PageWeng
Sun Jul 14, 19741DGator's cousinAlfio MicciWeng
Tue Sep 18, 197344ASwamp creature, for shortUnknownWeng
Sun Jan 21, 197356ANile denizen, for shortBert BeamanWeng
Sun Jan 14, 197377DGator's cousinWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sun Sep 10, 197259DReptile, for shortThomas W. SchierWeng
Thu Jun 22, 197237AGator's relativeUnknownWeng
Mon Apr 10, 19727DRelative of a gatorLouise EarnestWeng
Sat Jan 23, 197123AGator's cousinUnknownWeng
Wed Sep 16, 19701DGator's cousinUnknownWeng
Thu Nov 20, 19696AGator's cousin.UnknownWeng
Thu Jul 11, 196854DGator.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 6, 196852AReptile, for short.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 27, 196736DSwimmer in the Nile.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Aug 6, 196736ANile denizen, for short.Will WengFarrar
Fri Nov 4, 19661AReptile, for short.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 26, 19661AReptile, for short.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 6, 19661DGator.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 5, 196664ASmall name for a big reptile.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 20, 196434DReptile, for short.Michael DubinFarrar
Tue Apr 24, 196210AReptile, for short.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun Apr 8, 196288ANile denizen, for short.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sun Feb 4, 196210DReptile, for short.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Fri Dec 8, 196163AReptile, for short.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 13, 19611DReptile, for short.Mel TaubFarrar
Sun Feb 21, 1960101ARiver monster, for short.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun Jan 24, 196045ARelative of a ’gator.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Aug 20, 195831DLarge reptile: Humorous.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Jun 22, 1958119AHumorous term for a reptile.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tue Apr 24, 19561AReptile: Colloq.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 13, 195566ALarge reptile: Colloq.Mary D. WarnockFarrar
Tue Aug 31, 19541DReptile: Colloq.R. E. LawlorFarrar
Thu Oct 15, 195351ASmiler of the Nile, for short.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 12, 195312DRapacious reptile.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jun 10, 195186ACaptain Hook's nemesis: Coll.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sun Mar 13, 194913DReptile of the Nile.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Apr 27, 1947126AReptile: Humorous.Louis BaronFarrar
Sun Feb 21, 194352DMugger's humorous name.I. KertFarrar