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34 results for CYNIC

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Mar 28, 201768A"A man who, when he smells flowers, looks around for a coffin," per H. L. MenckenRyan Milligan
Tue Oct 6, 201520D"Yeah, right" speakerZhouqin Burnikel
Tue Nov 1, 201122DCritic of the selflessKristian House
Mon Jun 20, 201138AOne with a negative outlook on lifeLynn Lempel
Sun Nov 28, 2010105DSarcastic sortJeremy Newton
Sun Mar 7, 2010106AJaded sortTony Orbach and Patrick Blindauer
Wed Jun 25, 200810DAmbrose Bierce, notably (2)Rob Cook
Sun Apr 20, 2008130DJaded figureJohn Farmer
Sun Jan 28, 200762DDiogenes, for oneVictor Fleming and Bruce Venzke
Mon Mar 27, 200621DSour sort (2)Janice M. Putney
Mon Apr 11, 200550DSour sort (2)Norma Steinberg
Tue Sep 7, 200451ADoubting ThomasSarah Keller
Sat Sep 28, 200240DDiogenes, notablyRaymond Hamel
Tue Oct 5, 199919ANegative sort of personStephanie Spadaccini
Mon Dec 1, 199740AMotive questionerMark Danna
Thu Mar 21, 199626AAmbrose Bierce, notably (2)H. Estes
Wed Apr 26, 199531AHard one to convinceWayne Robert Williams

17 results for CYNIC from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Feb 14, 19785DMisanthropeC. J. AngioMaleska
Sat Aug 27, 197728AProphet of doomAnn JenkinsMaleska
Mon Sep 4, 197255ADisbelieverUnknownWeng
Thu Oct 30, 196929DScoffer.UnknownWeng
Tue Dec 12, 196730APessimist.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 14, 196718ADefeatist's cousin.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Mon Apr 3, 196740DMisanthrope.Christine R. ValenceFarrar
Tue Mar 1, 196618DScoffer.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 9, 196529AOne who expects the worst.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 31, 196557ADisbeliever.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Mon May 27, 196329DScoffer.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 22, 19632DBeliever in the worst.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Thu Sep 4, 195843APessimist's pal.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wed Jul 16, 195834DCousin of a misanthrope.Madeline CorseFarrar
Fri Jun 29, 195633AMisanthrope.Anthony MorseFarrar
Thu Oct 28, 195441AMisanthropic person.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sun Mar 19, 195099DWord for Diogenes.Elizabeth JacksonFarrar