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150 results for FEAR

56 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Aug 24, 20183D"The foundation of most governments," per John AdamsRoland Huget
Thu Mar 29, 201851DSource of a nightmareClaire Muscat and David Steinberg
Sat Jan 13, 201830AChicken characteristicAlan DerKazarian
Wed Dec 7, 201641APhobia (5)David Steinberg
Sun Nov 27, 201639D"___ not!" (4)Matt Ginsberg
Wed Nov 11, 201533DGoose bumps cause (2)David Steinberg
Tue Aug 4, 201521DPhobia (5)Joel Fagliano
Mon Oct 27, 201428DHaunted house feelingStanley Newman
Wed Sep 24, 201412D"___ not!" (4)Andy Kravis
Fri Sep 5, 201421AWhat a chicken feelsJoe Krozel
Fri Jul 11, 201434DWhat chickens haveSam Ezersky and Victor Fleming
Sun Mar 16, 201433D"The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind," per H. P. LovecraftJeremy Newton
Wed Dec 25, 201336A"___ is not a lasting teacher of duty": CiceroJacob Stulberg
Fri May 31, 201349D"___ leads to anger, anger leads to hate, hate leads to suffering": YodaJosh Knapp
Tue Oct 16, 201238DBe frightenedBill Thompson
Sat Sep 22, 201211DChicken qualityKristian House
Mon Jan 23, 201265ADread (4)Sarah Keller
Tue Dec 6, 201148APhobia (5)Steven E. Atwood
Fri Jun 10, 201144D"That little darkroom where negatives are developed," per Michael PritchardPatrick Berry
Tue Feb 16, 201037DCause of quakingPaul Hunsberger
Sun Nov 22, 200983DCause of quailingPatrick Merrell
Sun Nov 8, 200935AAlarm (2)Robert W. Harris
Wed Nov 26, 200840DCause of some quakingHarvey Estes
Wed Jan 16, 20087DGoose bumps cause (2)Barry C. Silk
Mon Nov 5, 200752APhobia (5)Jeremy Horwitz
Thu Jul 19, 200762ACold feetDavid J. Kahn
Wed May 23, 200736APartner of tremblingBruce Venzke and Stella Daily
Sun Feb 4, 200750A"___ not" (4)Paul Guttormsson
Fri Dec 8, 200648ABad thing to live inHarvey Estes
Tue Nov 21, 20068DShake in one's bootsStella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Mon Mar 27, 200635APhobia (5)Janice M. Putney
Sun Jan 15, 200636DAlarm (2)Richard Silvestri
Wed Sep 21, 20053DCold feet, so to speakAnne Garellick
Wed Dec 8, 200418AFour Freedoms subject (2)Norm Guggenbiller
Wed Jan 21, 200419DCause of cold sweatBarry Silk
Sun Sep 28, 200374DCause of goosebumpsBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Feb 11, 200340AAffrightMyles Callum
Mon Aug 19, 200253AForebodingLynn Lempel
Thu Jun 6, 200218A"___ not!" (4)Patrick Merrell
Thu Jan 31, 20021A"An instructor of great sagacity": EmersonBruce F. Adams
Wed Dec 13, 20008DOne cause of tremblingElizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Nov 8, 200052ANorth Carolina's Cape ___ (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Jul 12, 200012DFour Freedoms subject (2)William A. Ballard
Tue Jan 4, 20008DNorth Carolina's Cape ___ (2)Joy L. Wouk
Mon May 24, 199950DTerrorGregory E. Paul
Sun Nov 22, 199874ANightmareNelson Hardy
Sun Mar 8, 19983DBugabooRichard Silvestri
Thu Aug 22, 19963DHeartquakeR. Norris
Sun Sep 17, 19956ADread (4)Stanley Newman
Tue Sep 12, 199567APanicGregory E. Paul
Sun Jul 30, 199521AButterfliesCharles M. Deber
Tue May 23, 199531DDread (4)Jay Livingston
Fri May 12, 199529DDread (4)Rich Norris
Wed Aug 10, 199443DMisgivingErnie Furtado
Sun Apr 10, 1994150ACape _____, N.C.Trip Payne
Sun Dec 19, 1993121DTrepidationJohn M. Samson

1 result for FEAR from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Mar 9, 2008panda24AHorror fareMel Taub

93 results for FEAR from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Aug 24, 199240DCape off N.C.Walter CovellMaleska
Thu Jul 23, 199212D"Cape ___," 1991 filmEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon May 25, 199255AN.C. river or capeJames L. BeattyMaleska
Tue Mar 6, 199055AN.C. capeWilson McBeathMaleska
Sun Dec 10, 198977DTrepidationJim PageMaleska
Mon Dec 4, 198919ATrepidationSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tue Mar 7, 198952DDreadDon GroatMaleska
Wed Apr 20, 198826DDreadDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Sun Jan 17, 198881D"___ of Flying": JongWarren W. ReichMaleska
Sat Jan 9, 198815ATrepidationMcDowellMaleska
Sat Jun 20, 198752A"Ode to ___": CollinsJames & Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Sun May 31, 198710A"Yet do I ___ thy nature": Lady MacbethWarren W. ReichMaleska
Thu Mar 5, 198710APanicWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Sat Feb 7, 198717A"Ode to ___": CollinsR. S. JonesMaleska
Tue Sep 16, 198653DApprehensionEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Mon Oct 14, 198548DTrepidationEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Wed Jul 3, 19856AGoose-flesh arouserMary C. WhittenMaleska
Mon Jul 1, 198547ACape ___, N.C.Christy RidleyMaleska
Sun Apr 21, 198590D"Ode to ___": CollinsEdward MarcheseMaleska
Thu Mar 7, 198568ADreadS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Sun Sep 30, 198469ANorth Carolina capeHarriet Gilson RosenbergMaleska
Sun Sep 11, 1983104DDreadAlfio MicciMaleska
Sun Feb 20, 198363A"Ode to ___": CollinsMaurice J. TeitelbaumMaleska
Fri Apr 2, 19825DTrepidationTap OsbornMaleska
Tue Mar 2, 198245ADreadNancy McCarthyMaleska
Thu Jan 14, 198252DAwe ingredientEli WesoffMaleska
Sun Sep 21, 198026AWhat bĂȘtes noires inspireLouis BaronMaleska
Mon Apr 23, 197932ATrepidationTap OsbornMaleska
Sat Jan 27, 197910APhobic problemJack LuzzattoMaleska
Sun May 29, 197769DApprehensionJoseph J. La FauciMaleska
Tue Dec 7, 197622DCarolina capeMarion MoeserWeng
Sun Aug 15, 1976142AAtlantic capeBill HartmanWeng
Mon May 24, 197613DAtlantic capeElizabeth M. QuackenbushWeng
Sun Dec 28, 1975101DFrightFrances HansenWeng
Mon Dec 8, 197553DCape off N.C.Paul R. BarnesWeng
Thu Jun 19, 197559AHave qualmsEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Fri Feb 21, 19757DTrepidation's partnerChet CurrierWeng
Fri Jan 17, 197529ADreadReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Sat May 18, 197461ACape off N.C.H. M. KennedyWeng
Fri Dec 14, 19736ANorth Carolina capeUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 6, 19736APhobiaUnknownWeng
Mon Nov 29, 197141AN.C. capeUnknownWeng
Sat Jan 30, 197132DDreadUnknownWeng
Sun Nov 8, 197060DN. C. capeEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Fri Jan 16, 197042DSmith Island capeUnknownWeng
Tue Jan 6, 19703DDreadUnknownWeng
Sat Aug 2, 196917AMisdoubt.UnknownWeng
Thu May 22, 196965ASouthern cape.Arthur BennettWeng
Sun Feb 16, 196912ACapeHume R. CraftWeng
Mon Sep 9, 196864AAn emotion.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 30, 196834DMisgiving.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 31, 196829DDismay.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 29, 196726AApprehension.Dorothea BauerFarrar
Fri Aug 4, 196756DDismay.Ronald C. HirschfeldFarrar
Thu Mar 30, 196731DTrepidation.William LandisFarrar
Wed Sep 21, 196668ASuspect.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 30, 196618DAnxious concern.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 12, 19663DSmith Island cape.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 10, 196517DNorth Carolina cape.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 25, 196467A"Freedom from ___."Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Sep 29, 196452DSuspect.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 19, 196432ASuspect.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 3, 196362ACape of N.C..UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 23, 196234ADismay.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sun Aug 26, 1962112ASuspect.Diana SessionsFarrar
Fri Jun 29, 196240DSuspect.Jean ReedFarrar
Sun Sep 18, 196071AN. C. cape.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Aug 28, 196074D"Freedom from ___."Paula BauersmithFarrar
Fri Jun 3, 196012DCape of North Carolina.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 6, 196044AApprehension.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 15, 196061ANorth Carolina cape.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 12, 195932DCape off North Carolina.UnknownFarrar
Sat Oct 18, 195820ANo. Carolina cape.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wed Jul 10, 195723ACape of North Carolina.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 14, 19577DSuspect.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sat Dec 29, 195612DCape near Wilmington, N. C.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 23, 195685DN. Carolina cape.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun Oct 14, 195699AN. C. Cape.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tue Sep 18, 195612DCape of North Carolina.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun Mar 11, 195634ASolicitude.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Nov 27, 195510AN. C. Cape.Marjorie M. ConnellyFarrar
Sun May 15, 1955141DN. C. Cape.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wed Sep 29, 195426DNorth Carolina cape.E. E. SmithFarrar
Sat Jul 24, 195415DAlarm.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thu May 14, 195313DIt limits freedom.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Feb 22, 195334ASubject of one of the Freedoms.Herbert ArensbergFarrar
Sat Feb 2, 19523DOne of the Four Freedoms.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 14, 195153D"Freedom from ___."W. W. WordsworthFarrar
Thu Jun 14, 19511ASubject of famous F. D. R. epigram.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 22, 194891APanic.Archie KreilingFarrar
Sun Jul 25, 194873ALose hope.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Apr 22, 1945120ATrepidation.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Jul 25, 194321A"Freedom from ___."Howard O. SmithFarrar