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144 results for DIM

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Sep 18, 201847DLike 10-watt light bulbsGreg Johnson
Fri Mar 16, 201850DMurkyRobyn Weintraub
Wed Jan 24, 20185ADarken (2)Kathy Wienberg
Tue Dec 19, 201727AA little thickAndrew Kingsley
Wed Dec 6, 201752AMuted, as lightsClive Probert
Tue Jun 20, 201711ABarely lit (4)Jason Flinn
Tue Jun 13, 201738APoorly litLynn Lempel
Mon Mar 13, 201746AOpposite of brightAlan DeLoriea
Wed Dec 28, 201624AThickheadedBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sat Nov 26, 201639ANot at all sharpPaolo Pasco
Sat Sep 10, 201638ALike distant starsPeter Wentz
Fri Dec 4, 201544ASharp as a bowling ballMartin Ashwood-Smith
Sun Sep 21, 2014108ASlow-witted (4)Michael Ashley
Fri Jun 6, 201414D10-watt, sayKameron Austin Collins
Mon Feb 24, 201457ANot brightAdam G. Perl
Sat Aug 10, 20133DTurn down (3)Chris A. McGlothlin
Wed Jul 10, 201339DNot too brightEd Sessa
Thu Jun 13, 201373ANot too smart (2)David Steinberg
Sun Feb 10, 2013104DSlow on the uptakePatrick Berry
Tue Feb 14, 201241ALower, as the lights (2)Paula Gamache
Sun Sep 25, 201166AA bit slowPaul Hunsberger
Thu Jun 2, 201156DDarkBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sat Feb 26, 201136ANot too sharpBob Peoples
Sun Apr 4, 201098DEmpty-headedBob Klahn
Sun Sep 20, 20091ALow-I.Q.Michael Ashley
Sun Jul 19, 20091DUnfavorable (3)Lynn Lempel
Tue Dec 23, 200848DUnfavorable (3)Joe Krozel
Mon Dec 1, 200859DBarely shiningEric J. Platt
Sun Oct 26, 2008120ATurn down (3)Daniel C. Bryant
Sat Jul 14, 20074DLower, in a way (2)Victor Fleming
Mon Oct 23, 200662ALower, as the lights (2)John Calvin Williams
Tue Sep 27, 200561DDarken (2)Kevan Choset
Sat Sep 24, 200523DBubbleheadedByron Walden
Tue Jul 5, 200547AHeadlight setting (3)Beth Hinshaw
Tue Apr 13, 200448ABarely lit (4)Bill Ballard
Thu Jun 12, 200350DA bit thickPatrick Merrell
Sun Nov 3, 200271ANot well-definedPatrick Berry
Mon Mar 18, 200234DSlow-witted (4)John Greenman
Sat Nov 3, 200134ANot brilliantRobert H. Wolfe
Fri Sep 21, 200159DUnfavorable (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Nov 26, 200030ANot smartPatrick Berry
Tue May 23, 200067ATurn down, as lightsMonica Krausse
Wed Feb 23, 200015AHeadlight setting (3)Fred Piscop
Wed Dec 8, 199925ANone too smartFred Piscop
Tue Sep 7, 199932DNot too brainyDavid Ainslie Macleod
Thu Jun 24, 19994DObtuseJim Page
Mon Jun 1, 199839DBarely lit (4)Evie Eysenburg
Mon May 25, 199838ALike 10-watt bulbsWilliam Canine
Sun Apr 12, 19981ASlow-witted (4)Randolph Ross
Mon Oct 20, 199737DNot too intelligentPeter Gordon
Fri Sep 19, 199759DLower, in a way (2)Rich Norris
Fri Jun 6, 199741AHeadlight setting (3)Gerald R. Ferguson
Tue Sep 17, 199651ABarely lit (4)M. D. Frankel
Wed Jul 3, 199645DNot too smart (2)F. Heaney
Mon Feb 5, 199625ALike a low-watt bulbRobert Katz
Wed Jan 31, 199643AWith 38-Down, a Chinese dishM. Gaffney
Thu Dec 14, 199513DSlow-witted (4)Matt Gaffney
Wed Mar 30, 199457DTurn down (3)Eileen Lexau

86 results for DIM from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Oct 22, 19938DKind of view taken, at timesAlex K. JustinTaub
Wed Oct 20, 199333ANot too brightNancy Scandrett RossTaub
Tue Aug 10, 199351AIll-litBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sun Dec 13, 199211DFeeblemindedMichael PriestleyMaleska
Wed Aug 12, 199213DDull, as a lightJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sat Aug 8, 199257AOpacateEileen LexauMaleska
Fri Mar 27, 199231ABarely visibleTap OsbornMaleska
Wed Jan 8, 199255DPoorly litNorma SteinbergMaleska
Thu Jul 25, 199147DOpacateRobert KatzMaleska
Thu Jun 20, 199140AVagueEli WesoffMaleska
Tue Jan 29, 19915AIndistinctMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Sat Jul 21, 19906DKind of viewNancy JolineMaleska
Sun Jul 15, 199030ABecloudWarren W. ReichMaleska
Thu Jun 14, 199058DIndistinctJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wed Sep 20, 198938DLower the beamPatricia A. CevaalMaleska
Thu Jul 27, 198933DDarkenIrene SmullyanMaleska
Thu May 4, 198910AFaintBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sat Apr 22, 198953APoorly lightedKathryn RighterMaleska
Tue Jan 19, 198863DSwitch to low beamBernice GordonMaleska
Thu Nov 5, 19876ANot very brightJohnsonMaleska
Fri Jul 31, 198765AOpacateChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Tue Nov 25, 198642ALike lovers' lightsJeanne WilsonMaleska
Mon Nov 24, 198654APoorly litSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri Nov 21, 198641AFaintJudith PerryMaleska
Thu May 16, 198545DIndistinctWhittenMaleska
Sat Feb 2, 198533AObscureJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Thu Dec 13, 198418AFaintRhonda KrausMaleska
Fri Dec 30, 198329DVagueKathryn RighterMaleska
Sun Sep 4, 1983111DFaintMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Wed Jun 22, 198329DIndistinctEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Dec 7, 19821DPoorly litNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sun Nov 14, 1982103DCloudyMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Fri Sep 3, 198221DIndistinctEli WesoffMaleska
Sun May 16, 1982105DObscureA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sun Nov 1, 198195ADarkishCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Sat May 16, 198159DUnclearVaughn KeithMaleska
Sun Apr 1, 1979112DIndistinctCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Sun Mar 18, 1979109DObscureDavid J. Pohl & John M. SamsonMaleska
Wed Nov 15, 197811ATurn down the lightsJean ReedMaleska
Fri Jul 7, 197858DIll-litWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tue May 2, 197853DIndistinctHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Oct 5, 197732AHeadlights settingJim PageMaleska
Wed May 4, 197750DIll-litHenry HookMaleska
Thu Mar 10, 197721DVagueHenry HookMaleska
Mon Nov 8, 197658AMurkyJay SpryWeng
Wed Aug 4, 197651AKind of viewLita M. ElversWeng
Sat May 22, 197660DDarkMarjorie PedersenWeng
Sun May 16, 197614DObfuscatedWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Mon Mar 8, 197637AKind of witF. CoatesWeng
Tue Feb 24, 197639AKind of witWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Wed Feb 6, 197450AHeadlight settingElizabeth A. YaroWeng
Fri May 25, 19734AHeadlight settingUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 13, 197357DAuto-light settingUnknownWeng
Mon Sep 18, 197260DWaneUnknownWeng
Sun May 14, 197226AHeadlight switchEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Mon Feb 22, 197156DKind of witUnknownWeng
Mon Feb 1, 197152AIndistinctUnknownWeng
Sat May 16, 197049DMurkyUnknownWeng
Thu Aug 21, 196960AHeadlight word.UnknownWeng
Thu Jul 31, 196931DKind of view.UnknownWeng
Sat May 31, 196911AKind of view.Arthur SchulmanWeng
Sun Apr 14, 196828AIndistinct.Diana SessionsFarrar
Wed Aug 2, 196734AUnclear.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Sun Jul 24, 1966122DWeak.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Thu Sep 23, 196555DVague.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 16, 196445AVague.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 25, 196410DLusterless.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 5, 196499AObscure.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Jul 31, 196238ANot clear.Kathryn RighterFarrar
Sat Sep 2, 196130ADull.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 1, 196027DNot brilliant.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 16, 196051DObscure.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 24, 19603DSomewhat dark.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tue Apr 19, 196010AIndistinct.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sat Nov 21, 195947AIn shadow.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 25, 195847AObscure.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jun 16, 195730ATarnished.C. Hume CraftFarrar
Sun Aug 15, 1954107DVague.Harold D. CannonFarrar
Fri Apr 24, 195333AObscure.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Apr 6, 195321AIndistinct.Edward BucklerFarrar
Thu Mar 5, 195355AObscure.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 25, 19521DNot clearly seen.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 3, 195028ACrepuscular.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Jul 4, 1948120DSemidark.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Oct 24, 194317DObscure.Archie KreilingFarrar
Sun Sep 6, 194270DLower the lights.J. L. WordsworthFarrar