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115 results for IAMB

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

20AMetric unit (2)John Guzzetta and Michael Hawkins
42APart of da-DUM, da-DUM, da-DUMGreg Johnson
61DTwo-syllable poetic footJules P. Markey
56AOne of 70 in a Shakespearean sonnetSam Ezersky
56DFoot type (2)Damon Gulczynski
64ATrochee's counterpartDamon Gulczynski
21Dda-DAH (2)Tracy Bennett
43APoetic measureDavid Steinberg
3D"Hurray" or "alas"Jim Peredo
7DFoot used to keep rhythm?Joel Fagliano
31DOne of four in "As I Was Going to St. Ives"Patrick Berry
3DPoetic foot (5)Jeffrey Harris
41DOne foot in a lineDavid Steinberg and Barry Haldiman
20AFoot of verseVictor Fleming
27AVermont but not New Hampshire, e.g.?Kevan Choset
42AOne-quarter of "Whose woods these are I think I know"Peter A. Collins
19APoetic foot (5)Peter A. Collins
88DPoet's footElizabeth C. Gorski
66DMetric foot (2)Patrick Blindauer
21DFoot type (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley and David Quarfoot
35APoetic foot (5)Sarah Keller
53DFoot (2)Ben Tausig
15AOne footJim Page
64DMetric unit (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
22DShakespeare's foot?Richard Silvestri
16DFoot (2)Frances Hansen
14AMetrical footJanice M. Putney
37DProsodic foot (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
20APart of a meterJoe DiPietro
55AAnapest's relativeAlex K. Justin
6DA foot in a lineCathy Millhauser
24DProsodic foot (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
24DPoetic foot (5)Fred Piscop
34ASonnet measureR. Hughes
59ATwo-syllable footF. Piscop
54DPart of a meter, maybeM. Diehl
105DCertain footJ. Savage
61Ada-DAH (2)Randy Sowell
1DPoetic foot (5)Rich Norris
8DMetric foot (2)David J. Kahn
51Dda-DUMChuck Deodene
7DSonnet partRich Norris

3 results for IAMB from Variety puzzles.

Aug 14, 2016diagramless44DOne of five in the line "The lady doth protest too much, methinks"Sam Ezersky
May 6, 2007diagramless54DMetrical footPaula Gamache
Dec 18, 2005diagramless56DOne footBrendan Emmett Quigley

70 results for IAMB from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

45AFoot for FrostWilson McBeathMaleska
16AFoot for FrostRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
101DTwo-syllable footCalista LuminatiMaleska
57DMetric footReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
10AFrost's foot?Betty Jane CometaMaleska
43AShort-long footCharles J. MatontiMaleska
28APoet's footWilliam CanineMaleska
19APoet's footPatterson PeppleMaleska
11DMetrical footBette Sue CohenMaleska
6DPoet's footI. Judah KoolykMaleska
59AMetrical footPeter SwiftMaleska
24AMetrical footBernice GordonMaleska
51DMetrical footChristy RidleyMaleska
11DMetrical footTeresa ForestallMaleska
20DMetrical footWilliam CanineMaleska
4DMetrical footA. J. SantoraMaleska
5AVerse unitA. J. SantoraMaleska
50DVerse unitCharles EnglerMaleska
34AMetrical footHal R. HollingerMaleska
35AVerse unitChet CurrierMaleska
47DPoetic footGeorge RaventosWeng
9AMetrical footBert BeamanWeng
33DTwo-syllable footGeorge RaventosWeng
10DMetrical footBert BeamanWeng
28AMetrical footMartin BryanWeng
28AMetrical footWill ShortzWeng
34DMetrical footSara V. TuckermanWeng
39DMetrical footDorothy N. DavisWeng
34APoetic footElio DesiderioWeng
57AMetrical footUnknownWeng
27DMetrical footUnknownWeng
45ABard's footUnknownWeng
27DMetrical footAdelyn LewisWeng
49APoetic footUnknownWeng
73AMetrical footA. J. SantoraWeng
62APoetic foot.UnknownWeng
30DMetric foot.UnknownWeng
52DPoetic foot.UnknownFarrar
22AMetrical foot.UnknownFarrar
56APoetic foot.UnknownFarrar
12DMetrical foot.UnknownFarrar
1DMetrical foot.UnknownFarrar
58APoet's measure.Louis SabinFarrar
19AMetric foot.UnknownFarrar
31AMetrical foot.UnknownFarrar
32DMetrical foot.UnknownFarrar
56DMetric foot.UnknownFarrar
1DMetrical foot.UnknownFarrar
36DMetrical foot.Will WengFarrar
17AMetrical foot of two syllables.UnknownFarrar
48DMetrical foot.UnknownFarrar
36AMetrical foot.Leonard SussmanFarrar
54DRelative of a trochee.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
115APoetic foot.A. J. SantoraFarrar
64AMetric foot.UnknownFarrar
1AMetrical foot.UnknownFarrar
105AProsodic foot.Tom MixonFarrar
42DMetric foot.UnknownFarrar
64APoetic foot.UnknownFarrar
36DVerse foot.Spiro K. KostofFarrar
25DMetrical foot.UnknownFarrar
22AMetrical foot.Bernice GordonFarrar
66DMetrical foot.W. E. JonesFarrar
26DPoetic foot.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
24APoetic foot.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
29APoetic measure.Louis SabinFarrar
28AMetrical foot of two syllables.W. E. JonesFarrar
28AShort-long foot in verse.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
49APoetic foot of two syllables.UnknownFarrar
94DPoetic foot.Diana SessionsFarrar