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319 results for GNAT

97 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Thursday, March 22, 201834DLittle irritantRoss Trudeau
Monday, July 24, 201771AAnnoying insect (2)Peter Gordon
Thursday, July 6, 201753DLittle annoyance (2)Erik Agard
Monday, June 12, 201766AItsy-bitsy biter (5)Dan Margolis
Tuesday, September 13, 201662DMetaphor for insignificanceStanley Newman
Tuesday, July 26, 201622DCookout annoyanceBruce Haight
Saturday, November 7, 201525DAnnoying sortBarry C. Silk
Sunday, October 11, 2015132AZapper targetDavid J. Kahn
Tuesday, October 6, 201511DTiny nuisanceZhouqin Burnikel
Monday, July 27, 201545AFlying pest (3)D. Scott Nichols and Zhouqin Burnikel
Sunday, May 31, 201544DLittle buggerTom McCoy
Tuesday, February 17, 20156DAnnoying pestBruce Haight
Monday, November 3, 201443AInsect in a summer swarmJanet R. Bender
Thursday, September 18, 201435DPart of a black cloudJoel Fagliano
Thursday, May 29, 201442DTiny irritant (2)Anna Shechtman
Friday, April 11, 201414DPart of a moving cloudPeter Wentz
Monday, March 24, 201442DPesky insect (5)Tom Pepper
Saturday, March 22, 201447DCookout irritantGreg Johnson
Monday, December 23, 201325DFlying pest (3)Michael Blake and Andrea Carla Michaels
Wednesday, December 18, 201357DWee pestEd Sessa
Monday, November 25, 201342ABuzzing pest (2)Kevin G. Der
Friday, November 15, 201319AOne buzzing off?David Woolf
Monday, July 8, 201357APart of a buzzing swarmRandy Sowell
Wednesday, May 22, 201310AStrained-at bug, in an idiomKevin Christian
Wednesday, February 27, 201338DSwarming annoyanceDaniel Kantor
Wednesday, January 2, 201366ASwarm member (4)David Steinberg
Monday, July 30, 201219ABuzzing annoyanceRosemarie Dolan and Christopher Geach
Sunday, July 1, 2012110DPunkie (7)Dan Schoenholz
Saturday, March 10, 201254AOne attracted to vinegarPatrick Berry
Monday, August 8, 201135DPesky insect (5)Ian Livengood
Thursday, February 24, 20111AZapper's casualtyGary Cee
Wednesday, January 19, 201127APunkie (7)Kristian House
Tuesday, July 13, 201010AAnnoyance at a barbecuePeter A. Collins
Sunday, January 10, 201042DAnnoying buzzer (3)Mel Rosen
Sunday, January 3, 201095AAirborne irritant (2)Jeremy Newton
Thursday, November 26, 20098DTiny irritant (2)Paula Gamache
Tuesday, September 15, 200969A*Pest you might slapFran and Lou Sabin
Monday, March 23, 200969APesky flier (2)Randy Sowell
Thursday, November 6, 200858DAirborne irritant (2)Jeremy Newton
Saturday, July 26, 200833ASnack for a dragonflyBarry C. Silk
Monday, September 24, 200737DPesky swarmerFred Piscop
Tuesday, September 18, 200732DSwarm member (4)Chuck Deodene
Friday, August 17, 200752DSwatter's targetRoger Barkan
Monday, January 29, 20071AMember of a pesky swarmFred Piscop
Thursday, April 13, 200664DBlack fly, e.g.Barry Silk
Tuesday, March 14, 200611DPesky biterLynn Lempel
Thursday, January 12, 200621ALittle annoyance (2)Kyle Mahowald
Wednesday, November 2, 200538ASwarm member (4)Randall J. Hartman
Sunday, September 18, 200578DLittle biter (2)Joe DiPietro
Tuesday, May 10, 200519AItsy-bitsy biter (5)Nancy Salomon
Friday, April 8, 200521DCause for slapping oneselfManny Nosowsky
Sunday, December 19, 200462AItsy-bitsy biter (5)Frances Hansen (1919-2004)
Tuesday, November 2, 200417AFlying irritantPatrick Merrell
Tuesday, July 20, 200462ASwarming pestNancy Kavanaugh
Thursday, April 29, 200446AItsy-bitsy biter (5)Steven Kahn
Saturday, January 31, 200449DSmall distractionByron Walden
Monday, August 11, 200362DPicnic pest (2)Randall J. Hartman
Sunday, February 9, 200357DNo-see-um (4)David J. Kahn
Wednesday, December 25, 200226DLittle biter (2)Patrick Merrell
Sunday, September 29, 200246DPunkie (7)Randolph Ross
Sunday, September 22, 200250ATiny swarmerAlan Arbesfeld
Thursday, August 15, 200258APest (2)Manny Nosowsky
Saturday, April 27, 200228AItsy-bitsy biter (5)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Friday, December 7, 200157DDipterous oneJoe DiPietro
Thursday, October 25, 200118ASwarm member (4)John Scott Marrone
Tuesday, October 9, 200144AAnnoying insect (2)Peter Gordon
Wednesday, June 6, 200162ASummer pestRichard Silvestri
Saturday, March 10, 200114DBlack ___ (fishing fly)Charles E. Gersch
Saturday, February 24, 200146APunkie (7)Rich Norris
Thursday, September 2, 199967APunkie (7)Joe DiPietro
Monday, May 17, 199949APesky insect (5)Ethan Cooper
Sunday, March 21, 199917DBlack flyLloyd E. Pollet
Sunday, March 7, 199933ANo-see-um (4)Randolph Ross
Sunday, October 4, 199839DPicnic pest (2)Frank Longo
Thursday, September 10, 199818APunkie (7)Christopher Hurt
Sunday, August 30, 19989DNo-see-um (4)John Wolting
Wednesday, August 5, 199855DSmall buzzerPatrick Jordan
Tuesday, June 9, 199857DPesky insect (5)Arthur S. Verdesca
Tuesday, April 21, 199861DPesky flier (2)Fred Piscop
Monday, April 6, 199819AStrain at a ___Kenneth Witte
Tuesday, January 27, 199857DFlying pest (3)Manny Nosowsky
Monday, December 29, 199744AWinged pestGregory E. Paul
Tuesday, October 28, 199736DBuzzing pest (2)Bernice Gordon
Tuesday, April 22, 199754DMidgeGerald R. Ferguson
Sunday, April 6, 199737APunkie (7)Rich Norris
Monday, February 24, 199752DTiny pestDerek Allen
Wednesday, February 5, 199751DSmall annoyanceJ. Schmalzbach
Tuesday, December 17, 199648DPesky insect (5)G. E. Paul
Thursday, November 23, 199529DAnnoying buzzer (3)Dorothy Elliott
Wednesday, May 31, 199543DBiting insectJonathan Schmatzbach
Friday, November 18, 199412DNo-see-um (4)Timothy S. Lewis
Monday, July 25, 199457DPest (2)Albert J. Klaus
Sunday, July 24, 1994118DRelative of the midgeMatt Gaffney
Thursday, June 23, 199445ABiterTrip Payne
Wednesday, February 9, 199454ALittle pestRandolph Ross
Thursday, January 27, 199452DBackbiter?Betty Jorgensen
Sunday, December 19, 199359DAnnoying buzzer (3)John M. Samson

2 results for GNAT from Variety puzzles.

February 5, 2012cryptic16ABug bite seen from behind (4)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
February 6, 2000diagramless57DPesky flierFred Piscop

220 results for GNAT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, August 16, 199368APesky insectMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Friday, June 4, 199315ABlack flyJune A. BoggsMaleska
Thursday, February 11, 199335AMidgeMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Friday, October 23, 199240ASmall flierTimothy S. LewisMaleska
Friday, October 2, 199250DMidgeEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Monday, July 27, 199230DBlackflyEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Monday, April 6, 199255DSmall pestArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Monday, February 10, 199218DMidgeMary S. SnyderMaleska
Tuesday, December 3, 199151DMidgeBrenda PomeranceMaleska
Thursday, September 26, 199132DMidgeEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wednesday, September 11, 199167ADipterous insectJames L. BeattyMaleska
Monday, July 15, 199159DTwo-winged flyAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, March 31, 199199DPunkieNancy Nicholson JolineMaleska
Wednesday, February 27, 199163AMidgePeggy DevlinMaleska
Monday, January 21, 199119ABlack flyFred TooleMaleska
Friday, December 28, 199050DMidgeThomas W. SchierMaleska
Friday, November 16, 199040DMidgeKevin BoyleMaleska
Wednesday, August 29, 199055DPesky miteJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, March 18, 199073ABuzzy bodyCharles M. DeberMaleska
Friday, September 29, 198940APunkieBetty JorgensenMaleska
Tuesday, May 9, 198950DMidgeMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Tuesday, April 25, 198956DPunkieNancy JolineMaleska
Wednesday, January 18, 198944AFlying pestSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Saturday, November 5, 198865APesky bugS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Saturday, September 17, 198855DPesky insectErnst TheimerMaleska
Friday, April 15, 198842DBiting bugJesse RoarkeMaleska
Thursday, April 7, 198823AMidgeEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Tuesday, October 6, 198762ABothersome bugFred TooleMaleska
Tuesday, June 9, 198770AInsect pestMary C. WhittenMaleska
Monday, May 4, 198751DNo-see'umWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, April 7, 198717ATang anagramElaine GeorgeMaleska
Monday, November 10, 198664ABiting flyJames R. BurnsMaleska
Wednesday, September 17, 198656DFlying pestRobert KatzMaleska
Tuesday, July 22, 19869AMiniature pestChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Monday, April 28, 198664ASummer pestJames R. BurnsMaleska
Wednesday, October 16, 198558DMini-biterJim PageMaleska
Saturday, October 5, 198554DPunkiePeter SwiftMaleska
Monday, August 26, 198536DMidgeVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sunday, July 28, 1985106DNo-see-umLouis BaronMaleska
Tuesday, July 23, 198553DPicnic pestAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Friday, May 24, 198558DSmall biting flyJesse RoarkeMaleska
Tuesday, April 23, 198566AMidgeMary S. SnyderMaleska
Thursday, January 17, 198541ABiting insectWilliam CanineMaleska
Friday, July 20, 198439ABlack flyBernice GordonMaleska
Tuesday, February 14, 198442DPunkieJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Friday, January 13, 198458DTiny pestJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sunday, May 29, 198383AMosquito's cousinSam Bellotto Jr.Maleska
Wednesday, January 5, 198325DMidge or punkieEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Monday, November 1, 198249DPesky creatureJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Monday, September 6, 198248DPunkieAdamsMaleska
Monday, June 21, 198258AHot-weather pestCharles EnglerMaleska
Wednesday, May 5, 19827DBiting insectPeter SwiftMaleska
Wednesday, November 4, 198156DPunkieC. J. AngioMaleska
Thursday, October 8, 198167APunkieJohn GreenmanMaleska
Wednesday, August 26, 198154DSmall two-winged insectChristy RidleyMaleska
Tuesday, July 1, 198051DInsectHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Tuesday, June 3, 19801DNo-see'umWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, May 14, 198019ATiny stingerBette Sue CohenMaleska
Sunday, March 30, 198093DPunkieAlfio MicciMaleska
Sunday, December 23, 1979124AMidgeAnne FoxMaleska
Saturday, October 20, 197938AStinging insectBensonMaleska
Wednesday, September 19, 197953DSmall insectBensonMaleska
Sunday, July 29, 1979101DMidgeReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Wednesday, April 18, 197927A"No-see-um" insectDaughdrilleMaleska
Thursday, April 12, 197950AAlmost invisible biterDana GrossMaleska
Wednesday, March 7, 19793DMosquito's relativeA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, December 24, 1978109DMidgeAnne FoxMaleska
Friday, November 24, 197838ABlackflyC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, June 25, 197867DPunkieLouis BaronMaleska
Sunday, April 30, 197861APunkieBert H. KruseMaleska
Monday, December 12, 197749DMidgeMarie WestMaleska
Thursday, October 6, 197740DPesky insectJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Thursday, September 1, 197736APesky insectA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, June 14, 197723AMidgeA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, June 6, 197735APicnic pestDorothy CannanMaleska
Wednesday, February 23, 197754DInsectTerry HealyWeng
Friday, January 14, 197710AInsectReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Tuesday, January 4, 197757DInsectHerb L. RisteenWeng
Sunday, December 12, 197671DPesty flierHenry HookWeng
Thursday, November 25, 197625AGnuisanceDeitmerWeng
Wednesday, October 13, 197644AStrain at a ___DeWitt AndersonWeng
Sunday, August 29, 197638DInsectAlfio MicciWeng
Tuesday, August 10, 197651DSmall flyEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Monday, July 5, 197627DInsectAlfio MicciWeng
Wednesday, March 31, 197663AStrain at a ___DeWitt AndersonWeng
Friday, March 12, 197644AWhat some strain atAnn JenkinsWeng
Sunday, January 11, 197693DInsectA. J. SantoraWeng
Sunday, September 7, 197559ASomething strained atHume R. CraftWeng
Thursday, August 21, 197537AMidgeJim PageWeng
Friday, August 15, 197552DSmall pestSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Thursday, April 24, 197549DInsectEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Monday, October 7, 197439AInsectHerb L. RisteenWeng
Monday, September 16, 197463AFlyEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Monday, September 2, 197462AInsectTap OsbornWeng
Tuesday, April 23, 197437AInsectGeraldine Von MaluskiWeng
Sunday, December 2, 1973115D"Strain at a ___"Hume R. CraftWeng
Wednesday, June 6, 197331DSmall biterUnknownWeng
Wednesday, February 14, 197318AWhat to strain atMel RosenWeng
Sunday, February 4, 197332DInsectKeith BlakeWeng
Monday, November 6, 19727D"Strain at a ___"UnknownWeng
Monday, October 9, 197263AInsectUnknownWeng
Tuesday, October 3, 197240AInsectUnknownWeng
Friday, August 11, 197223AObject of a strainUnknownWeng
Wednesday, June 14, 197260DSummer pestJim PageWeng
Sunday, November 14, 197193DMosquito, in EnglandThomas SheehanWeng
Monday, October 4, 197160AMosquito, in EnglandUnknownWeng
Wednesday, August 18, 197143AInsectUnknownWeng
Tuesday, June 1, 197119ASmall insectUnknownWeng
Friday, May 14, 197139DPunky or midgeUnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 9, 197119AInsectUnknownWeng
Thursday, February 11, 197155DPicnic pestUnknownWeng
Saturday, July 18, 197026AMidge or punkieUnknownWeng
Wednesday, June 10, 197052DMidgeUnknownWeng
Wednesday, June 3, 197062ASummer pestUnknownWeng
Wednesday, May 13, 197053DInsectArthur SchulmanWeng
Friday, January 9, 19709DSmall flyUnknownWeng
Friday, December 26, 196952DMidge.UnknownWeng
Sunday, November 9, 1969100AAnnoyerJohn WilligWeng
Sunday, November 2, 196940AMidgeWilliam A. Lewis Jr.Weng
Sunday, October 19, 1969115DPesty bugNancy SchusterWeng
Sunday, June 15, 1969106DPestJohn D. OwensWeng
Monday, May 26, 196939AMidge.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, May 21, 196945DProverbially, a trifle.UnknownWeng
Thursday, May 15, 196966AInsect.UnknownWeng
Monday, July 22, 196863AInsect.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 3, 196749AInsect.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 15, 1967108DInsect.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thursday, August 17, 196756AInsect.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Saturday, August 12, 196738DInsect.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Saturday, March 4, 19679DPunkie.Manny MillerFarrar
Saturday, December 10, 19663DMidge.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 6, 196631DInsect.W. E. JonesFarrar
Monday, August 15, 196621AInsect.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 13, 196656DMidge.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 6, 196621AAnnoying one.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 14, 196650DMidge.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 9, 196547DTiny insect.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 12, 196524DMidge.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 30, 196560AInsect.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 27, 196525AMidge.Anne FoxFarrar
Saturday, June 19, 196550DBiting insect.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 7, 196568DMosquito's cousin.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
Wednesday, January 27, 196565AMosquito, in Britain.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 20, 1964123DInsect.James E. Hinish, Jr.Farrar
Sunday, July 12, 196442DSmall, bothersome thing.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Thursday, July 9, 196420AStrain at a ___.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 8, 196416DInsect.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Friday, February 14, 196456AInsect.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 8, 196330AInsect.Ted DombrasFarrar
Monday, July 22, 196355DMidge.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 22, 196319AInsect.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 6, 196256AInsect.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 26, 196244DPest.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 23, 196251DInsect.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 13, 196258DMidge.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 4, 196256DMidge.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Friday, February 23, 19623DTiny insect.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Saturday, January 20, 196240APunkie.Manny MillerFarrar
Saturday, September 23, 196163AInsect.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 8, 196153DInsect.UnknownFarrar
Friday, July 21, 196152DInsect.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 11, 19615DMidge.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 25, 196159AInsect.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 11, 196067AMidge.Tom MixonFarrar
Friday, November 4, 19609ABlack fly.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, July 9, 196056DFlying insect.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 16, 195958ASmall biting fly.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 6, 195950AInsect pest.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 11, 195958DSmall insect.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tuesday, November 18, 195858DTwo-winged insect.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 19, 195896AMidge.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Monday, October 13, 195810DInsect.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tuesday, July 22, 195816AInsect.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Monday, July 14, 195855DSmall stinging fly.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 22, 195830DWinged pest.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tuesday, February 4, 195855DMidge.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, November 24, 1957132AMidge.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Saturday, November 9, 195753DInsect.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 15, 195731DPlaguing insect.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 23, 195728DInsect.J. F. KellyFarrar
Tuesday, August 20, 19577DInsect.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 24, 195762ABothersome bug.Herbert LyleFarrar
Wednesday, May 29, 195771AInsect.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sunday, May 12, 195783DLittle pest.Marion MoeserFarrar
Thursday, March 21, 195753DInsect.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Saturday, December 29, 195651DSymbol of small irritativeness.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 12, 195647ADipterous insect.Stephen BarrFarrar
Sunday, July 1, 195678DSmall insect.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, May 20, 1956101DSmall fly.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, April 15, 195648AWinged pest.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tuesday, March 20, 195656DSmall, winged insect.Helen FasuloFarrar
Friday, December 2, 195517DMidge.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 2, 1955107ATwo-winged fly.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sunday, September 11, 195557AAnnoying insect.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, July 17, 195597DSummer insect.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, May 8, 195564DInsect.Alice CookFarrar
Wednesday, April 27, 195523DTiny winged insect.Helen FasuloFarrar
Friday, March 18, 195555DStinging insect.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, May 5, 195424AMosquito, in London.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 28, 195460APunkie.Paula BauersmithFarrar
Wednesday, January 27, 195447DMidge.Marian MoeserFarrar
Saturday, April 18, 195362AInsect.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Thursday, October 23, 195235ABritish mosquito.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 3, 195222AMidge.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 27, 195260DBiting insect.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 18, 195259DInsect.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 5, 195137ABritish mosquito.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 4, 195136AHe whispered in Alice's ear.Evelyn SmithFarrar
Wednesday, October 25, 195040AMidge.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sunday, September 3, 195083ABiting fly.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, August 6, 195081ABlack fly.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, July 2, 1950100DPunkie.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sunday, October 9, 194981DBlack fly.Elizabeth JacksonFarrar
Sunday, April 11, 194862D___ catcher, a small bird.Alice CookFarrar
Sunday, January 4, 194816DBiting pest.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, June 9, 194663AInsect pest.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, October 15, 19444DEnglish mosquito.Bert StoreyFarrar
Sunday, December 12, 1943128AEnglish mosquito.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, September 19, 194398AInsect.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, August 1, 194376AEnglish mosquito.Bert StoreyFarrar