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66 results for CRUEL

19 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Monday, December 18, 201766ADeliberately hurtfulBruce Haight
Thursday, March 23, 201724DBarbarousSandy Ganzell
Thursday, January 5, 20173DLike Vlad the ImpalerEd Sessa
Monday, October 17, 20166DMean, mean, meanDamon Gulczynski
Saturday, September 10, 201655ATwisting the knife, sayPeter Wentz
Saturday, January 16, 201623ALike a Grand InquisitorSean Dobbin
Friday, November 22, 20138DMonstrousPatrick Berry
Sunday, October 28, 201263ABarbaric (3)Michael Sharp and Caleb Madison
Wednesday, September 12, 201254ASteve Martin's "___ Shoes"Robert W. Harris
Monday, August 6, 201265ALike Cinderella's stepsistersLynn Lempel
Wednesday, December 5, 200732AHard-hearted (2)Allan E. Parrish
Sunday, April 29, 200765DTruculentHenry Hook
Sunday, January 11, 200497ABarbaric (3)Alan Arbesfeld
Thursday, September 4, 200314ANasty and then someNancy Salomon and Bob Peoples
Sunday, June 20, 19995DBarbaric (3)Manny Nosowsky
Friday, June 18, 199949AUnusual partner?Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, March 11, 19977DDiabolicalAlan Arbesfeld
Sunday, May 12, 1996102AHardhearted (2)R. Silvestri
Friday, January 21, 199419DBeastlyA.J. Santora

47 results for CRUEL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, April 11, 19932DLike fairy-tale stepmothersNancy Nicholson JolineMaleska
Thursday, October 22, 199249AMercilessChristy RidleyMaleska
Friday, May 31, 199149DHeartlessErnie FurtadoMaleska
Sunday, August 11, 198566DHeartlessPeter G. SnowMaleska
Sunday, February 17, 198570AMonsarrat's "The ___ Sea"John GreenmanMaleska
Sunday, December 4, 198364DUnrelentingMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Friday, February 4, 19838DRemorselessWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, October 27, 198221DMercilessDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Friday, May 22, 198162AMonsarrat's "The ___ Sea"Samuel K. FliegnerMaleska
Thursday, September 11, 198045DMercilessN. M. MeyerMaleska
Monday, November 7, 197715ALike fate, oftenJamesMaleska
Monday, September 19, 197729DSadisticRickertMaleska
Sunday, October 31, 19769D"The ___ Sea"Threba JohnsonWeng
Tuesday, August 10, 197635DIllegal kind of punishmentEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Sunday, February 22, 1976102ALike Monsarrat's seaTap OsbornWeng
Friday, December 27, 197433A"The ___ Sea"Tap OsbornWeng
Sunday, October 22, 1972106APitilessFrank NosoffWeng
Tuesday, April 11, 19726DHeartlessUnknownWeng
Monday, December 29, 196942ATyrannic.UnknownWeng
Monday, December 15, 19692DLike Sade.UnknownWeng
Thursday, May 23, 196812DPitiless.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 11, 196646ARuthless.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 19, 196543DBarbarous.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 7, 196536ANeronian.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 21, 196477AMerciless.Diana SessionsFarrar
Wednesday, May 23, 196248DUnkind.Lois HillisFarrar
Thursday, August 31, 196139APitiless.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 11, 19614DRuthless.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 19, 195926AMerciless.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 16, 195949DMerciless.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Sunday, March 29, 195927AInhuman.Anthony MorseFarrar
Tuesday, August 19, 195826DBarbarous.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sunday, August 10, 195838AMerciless.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, March 17, 195799A"The ___ Sea."Marcia GladstoneFarrar
Sunday, January 27, 195798AInhuman.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Monday, December 24, 195632DHard-hearted.Helen FasuloFarrar
Monday, October 29, 195628DRuthless.Helen FasuloFarrar
Monday, June 18, 19566DRuthless.Madeline CorseFarrar
Sunday, June 20, 195495D"The ___ Sea."Sidney LambertFarrar
Monday, September 28, 195342AAdjective for the sea.George HendersonFarrar
Sunday, March 2, 195259A"The ___ Sea."Louis BaronFarrar
Sunday, September 9, 195129AInhuman.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, June 3, 195161ADespotic.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sunday, June 24, 194559AHarsh.A. H. CookFarrar
Sunday, January 30, 194487A"___ wars, wasting the earth."—MiltonWillard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, August 22, 194352DInhuman.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, May 17, 194236DHarsh.Louis JenkinsFarrar