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53 results for GROAN

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Sep 3, 201829DA pun can induce oneTrent H. Evans
Tue Jul 3, 201837A[Ugh, not this again!]Christopher Adams
Fri Mar 9, 201852AExpress stress, in a wayNeville Fogarty and Doug Peterson
Thu Apr 14, 201632ASound from a haunted houseJason Flinn
Mon Jul 11, 201151AResponse to a bad pun (2)Ellen Leuschner
Tue Feb 9, 201029DWhat a lame joke might elicitRobert Cirillo
Tue Jul 3, 200729DWordless "Ouch!"Norma Johnson
Fri Sep 29, 200638D[Not more homework!]David Quarfoot
Mon Feb 23, 20046DBad pun responseAnne Garellick
Mon Sep 29, 200362AIt often follows a punRichard Chisholm
Mon Oct 22, 200158A[Man, this is heavy!]Denise Neuendorf
Tue Mar 13, 200138AResponse to a bad pun (2)Michael S. Maurer
Tue Oct 17, 200034A[Oh, that's awful!]Peter Gordon
Fri May 19, 200049DReaction to bad newsMartin Ashwood-Smith
Sun Feb 13, 200052ASlave's response (2)Bill Zais
Fri Sep 4, 199849ASlave's response (2)Hugh Davis
Thu Oct 16, 199736A[Oh no!]Brendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Jul 25, 199745AComplainHarvey Estes
Sun Nov 3, 199628A[Not that one again!]M. Nosowsky
Mon May 8, 199552DResponse to a punDeborah Trombley
Sun Feb 19, 199554DGrumbleAlfio Micci
Fri Dec 23, 199445DMore than a murmurFrank A. Longo

1 result for GROAN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jul 1, 2007panda19AIt might follow a pun on "organ"Mel Taub

30 results for GROAN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Sep 4, 199026DResponse to a bad punFred TooleMaleska
Thu Feb 22, 19909DFrequent reaction to a punErnst TheimerMaleska
Thu May 4, 198931AFrequent reaction to a punBetty JorgensenMaleska
Fri Nov 13, 198755AWhat full tables doBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sun Dec 15, 198548DPunster's evocationBert H. KruseMaleska
Tue Nov 26, 198564APro-wrestling soundChristy RidleyMaleska
Tue Dec 11, 198433ARespond to a corny jokeLouis SabinMaleska
Mon Aug 29, 198358ASound of griefYoungMaleska
Tue Dec 14, 198233ASound of distressNancy McCarthyMaleska
Fri Nov 19, 198249DPainful soundWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun May 15, 1977102AReaction to a bad punMaria G. RiceMaleska
Mon Nov 15, 19766DPainful soundMargaret LeggettWeng
Sun Jul 6, 197574APainful soundDiana SessionsWeng
Thu Jun 5, 197538ASound of dismayMartha J. DeWittWeng
Sun May 11, 197549ASound of despairTap OsbornWeng
Fri Aug 11, 197223DSound of anguishUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 25, 197157ASound of despairMary Ann CodeWeng
Sun Mar 28, 197168DDespairing soundH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Thu Jun 11, 197063ASound of disappointmentUnknownWeng
Sun Nov 2, 196961DDeep soundWilliam A. Lewis Jr.Weng
Mon Aug 12, 196828DMoan.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 23, 196676APlaintive sound.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Wed May 10, 196127ABe loaded down.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 7, 195837ASad sound.Harold T. BersFarrar
Fri Aug 29, 195835ASound of distress.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sun Mar 31, 195744DAgonized sound.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Mon May 14, 195632DEmulate Bing Crosby.Victor GoldfarbFarrar
Wed Feb 7, 195129DThe language of the "rasslers."Isaac KertFarrar
Sun Jan 30, 194973APainful cry.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun May 17, 194239AMournful sound.Louis JenkinsFarrar