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14 results for DOGSTAR

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, September 24, 201551ASirius (2)Peter A. Collins
Sunday, April 12, 201594DBright spot?Jeff Chen
Wednesday, August 22, 201251ASirius (2)Peter A. Collins
Thursday, August 18, 201114DIts rising signaled the flooding of the Nile in ancient EgyptKevan Choset
Sunday, July 26, 200941AAnother name for 72-AcrossKevin G. Der
Sunday, April 12, 200950ABright spot in the night skyEric Berlin
Friday, February 2, 20079DGuiding lightDavid J. Kahn
Tuesday, June 27, 200011DPart of Canis MajorHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon

2 results for DOGSTAR from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
December 3, 2017cryptic28ADarn! Mars or Mercury, in retrospect, is bright spot in the night sky (3,4)Daniel Raymon
October 10, 1999acrosticUSirius (2 wds.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

4 results for DOGSTAR from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, September 14, 195870ASirius.Grace HosterFarrar
Saturday, August 27, 19551ASirius.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, January 4, 195359AIt's in Canis Major.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Sunday, May 25, 19528ANight's brightest luminary besides the moon.Jack LuzzattoFarrar