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301 results for LEAN

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Aug 27, 2017108DShow a biasJeff Chen
Wed Jul 12, 201763ASlantElayne Boosler and Patrick Merrell
Tue May 30, 201714ABend to one sideNeville Fogarty
Tue Mar 28, 201758DNot stand completely straightRyan Milligan
Sat Jul 23, 201645ALike venisonDebbie Ellerin
Sun May 15, 2016121ALacking excessPatrick Berry
Mon Mar 21, 201669ANot fatMichael Hawkins
Sun Mar 20, 201697AEctomorphic (2)Joel Fagliano
Sun Oct 11, 201591ASlim and trimDavid J. Kahn
Tue Feb 10, 201544ANonfattyKurt Mengel and Jan-Michele Gianette
Sun Jan 18, 2015104DShow bias (2)Joe Krozel
Mon Jan 5, 201518ANot fattyJohn Guzzetta
Wed Aug 27, 201418DLike ostrich meatGareth Bain and David Poole
Mon Mar 24, 201419ALike Jack Sprat's diet (4)Tom Pepper
Wed Mar 12, 20143DNot marbled, sayJeff Chen
Thu Feb 13, 201422ATrim (2)Daniel Landman
Sat Jun 1, 201357DSpare (4)Barry C. Silk
Wed Sep 26, 20124DRequest to a butcherPeter A. Collins
Tue Jul 3, 201251A___ CuisineRobyn Weintraub
Sun Apr 1, 20123DMeager (2)Patrick Merrell
Tue Feb 7, 201243ALike the food Jack Sprat eatsMike Buckley
Wed Oct 5, 201140DPut pressure (on)Barry Boone
Wed Jul 6, 201166AMeat requestPeter Collins
Sun May 1, 201171ASkin-and-bones (2)Xan Vongsathorn
Wed Mar 9, 201166ATilt (3)Peter A. Collins
Tue Feb 23, 201037DMeager (2)Joanne Sullivan
Fri Nov 13, 200965AShow bias (2)Dana Motley
Mon Nov 9, 200926DLow in fat (3)Lynn Lempel
Sun Oct 4, 2009102AListTodd McClary
Sun Sep 13, 200995DGet ready to fall, maybeTodd Gross
Sun Apr 12, 200991DShow a preferenceEric Berlin
Wed Mar 11, 200916ABe biased (2)Caleb Madison
Sat Jan 10, 200953ACantBob Klahn
Wed Nov 12, 200819ALow in fat (3)Peter A. Collins
Thu Aug 28, 200864AScraggySheldon Benardo
Wed Jul 23, 200856DShow preferenceHenry Quillen
Sat Jun 21, 200860ASkin-and-bones (2)Tyler Lewis Hinman
Tue Feb 26, 200817ALow-fat, as beefSarah Keller
Sun Dec 31, 200618AEctomorphic (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thu Oct 5, 20063DOption at a butcher's, maybeJoe DiPietro
Tue Aug 15, 200659DWhat Mrs. Sprat couldn't eatDavid Sullivan
Sun Nov 6, 200525ALow in fat (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Jun 6, 200558ATilt (3)Raymond Hamel
Sun Mar 13, 200543DTrim (2)Patrick Merrell
Fri Nov 19, 200421ALike a champion bodybuilderJay Leatherman
Mon Oct 25, 200437ADietary no-no for Mrs. SpratKurt Mengel and Jan-Michele Gianette
Sun Oct 3, 200467DBe biased (2)Randolph Ross
Thu Sep 30, 200420ASpare (4)Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sun Aug 8, 2004109DNot yielding muchBill Zais
Thu Jan 29, 20046DNot very profitableDavid J. Kahn
Sun Oct 26, 200312DDepend (on)Patrick Merrell
Wed Sep 17, 200318DLow-fat (2)Richard Silvestri
Fri Jul 25, 200333AUnlike a typical hot dogMichael Shteyman
Thu Apr 24, 200365ALike some meat (2)Paula Gamache
Sun Apr 6, 2003110ABe precarious, maybeJoe DiPietro
Tue Sep 10, 200264ALike Jack Sprat's diet (4)Wei-Hwa Huang
Fri Aug 16, 200231ATipElizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Nov 5, 200134ANo-no for Mrs. SpratJenny Gutbezahl
Tue Jul 24, 200151DLike good hamburger meatGayle Dean
Sun Apr 30, 200089ASpare (4)Cathy Millhauser
Sun Feb 6, 20009DLike some meat (2)Richard Hughes
Sat Dec 25, 199959AGravitate (toward)John Scott Marrone
Mon Nov 8, 199916ASpare (4)Kent Lorentzen
Sat Sep 19, 199828ADesirable to dietersWilliam S. Cotter
Sun Aug 16, 199868AExert pressure (on)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Aug 4, 199836ALike higher-priced beefJanet R. Bender
Mon May 18, 199859DNot having much fatEd Early
Thu Feb 26, 199836ALike pricier meatLois Sidway
Mon Aug 11, 199757DLike Jack Sprat's diet (4)Daniel Halfen
Mon Jul 21, 199721DLow-fat (2)Gregory E. Paul
Mon Jun 9, 199746DEmulate Pisa's towerThomas W. Schier
Tue May 14, 199656DMrs. Sprat's no-noG. E. Paul
Mon Feb 26, 199659DLike Jack Sprat's diet (4)N. Steinberg
Tue Jan 23, 199617ATilt (3)B. Lubbers
Fri Apr 21, 199517AEfficientRand H. Burns
Mon Dec 5, 199468AHaving little fatSidney L. Robbins
Mon Jan 3, 199414ASupermarket meat labelSidney L. Robbins

3 results for LEAN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Dec 31, 2017panda52DGravitate toward low-fatMel Taub
Jan 29, 2017panda27DLike Neal after dietingMel Taub
Nov 19, 2000acrosticKWhat Mrs. Sprat eschewedEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

221 results for LEAN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Nov 6, 199324AThin movie director?Alex K. JustinTaub
Sun Aug 8, 199368DJack Sprat's dietTom UnderhillMaleska
Mon Jun 14, 19933DSprat's dietJames E. Hinish, Jr.Maleska
Sun Feb 14, 1993122AMrs. Sprat's no-noAlex F. BlackMaleska
Tue Dec 22, 199260DJack Sprat's dietArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Sun Oct 18, 199267DLike Miniver CheevyGrace M. GordonMaleska
Wed Jun 10, 199223A"Raja of Imperial Cinema"Bernice GordonMaleska
Thu May 14, 199259AMrs. Sprat's no-noJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sun Apr 26, 199223A"Lawrence of Arabia" directorErnie FurtadoMaleska
Sat Feb 15, 199248AJack Sprat's dietRobert KatzMaleska
Tue Jan 21, 199225ALike Cassius's lookPeggy DevlinMaleska
Mon Jan 13, 199256DScraggyRuth MinaryMaleska
Sun Oct 6, 199159A"A Passage to India" directorGloria EvansMaleska
Thu Jun 20, 199133A" . . . River Kwai" directorEli WesoffMaleska
Fri May 3, 199165ADirector David ___Betty HinmanMaleska
Mon Mar 25, 199119ASprat's dietReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Wed Mar 20, 19918DSpareBernice GordonMaleska
Tue Mar 19, 19913DLike CassiusJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tue Mar 5, 199132AGauntJeanne WilsonMaleska
Mon Feb 18, 199121AFree from fatArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Mon Jan 28, 199170ASprat's dietEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sun Jan 6, 199150DGauntDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sun Aug 12, 199069DScraggyWalter CovellMaleska
Sun Jun 10, 199033ASpareAlfio MicciMaleska
Tue Jan 9, 199012DFar from plumpAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Thu Sep 21, 19897DNot fattyRichard SilvestriMaleska
Mon Aug 28, 198912DTrimmed downJames R. BurnsMaleska
Fri Aug 25, 198936ASpareWilliam CanineMaleska
Mon Jul 24, 198913DTiltPeter G. SnowMaleska
Thu Feb 23, 198913DSprat's dietBernice GordonMaleska
Tue Feb 7, 198935DNot fattyFred TooleMaleska
Thu Jan 12, 198926DSprat's preferenceAlfio MicciMaleska
Sat Oct 29, 198868ALankyJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Wed Jan 6, 198861AGauntWilson McBeathMaleska
Thu Nov 12, 19873DLike Miniver CheevyR. S. JonesMaleska
Mon Aug 31, 19879AInclineSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tue Jul 7, 198760DInclineJudson G. TrentMaleska
Fri May 15, 198738ASpareEli WesoffMaleska
Tue May 5, 198765A___ over backwardVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Tue Apr 14, 198761DFatlessShirley SolowayMaleska
Mon Mar 9, 198759AThinFrank GearyMaleska
Fri Jan 30, 198760AThinChristy RidleyMaleska
Tue Jan 27, 198764ASpareEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tue Dec 9, 198612DInadequateHarold B. CountsMaleska
Sat Nov 1, 198630DDirector from CroydonEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thu Oct 30, 198633AFatlessRoger H. CourtneyMaleska
Sat Sep 27, 198648A"A Passage to India" directorDaniel GirardiMaleska
Tue Sep 23, 198631DSpareJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Mon Sep 22, 198643DTiltArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sat Jul 5, 198662A"A Passage to India" directorKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Wed Jun 11, 198668ASpareWhittenMaleska
Fri May 16, 198645DSpareWilliam CanineMaleska
Tue Mar 11, 198612DSkinnyH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Sat Feb 15, 198625DSvelteCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Thu Jan 30, 198613DSkinnyChristy RidleyMaleska
Thu Jan 16, 198636DDirector DavidJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Sat Nov 30, 19855DSpareEli WesoffMaleska
Thu Aug 15, 198555DLike CassiusNancy McCarthyMaleska
Mon Jul 22, 198540AInclineFred TooleMaleska
Fri Apr 5, 198519AMeagerJames BarrickMaleska
Tue Dec 25, 198424DTiltAveryMaleska
Sun Dec 16, 1984115ASpareBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Sun Oct 14, 1984104DSpareBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Wed Aug 8, 198450DSpareEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thu Apr 5, 19842DNot fattyEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thu Mar 15, 19841DLike CassiusEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thu Jan 12, 198444DTendMaverMaleska
Tue Jan 3, 198412DRawbonedMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Thu Sep 1, 198354DSpareEli WesoffMaleska
Sun Feb 20, 1983127DNot pinguidMaurice J. TeitelbaumMaleska
Mon Jan 31, 198353DSpareSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sat Jan 15, 198366ASpareRobert KatzMaleska
Thu Jun 24, 198213ALooking like CassiusRobert KatzMaleska
Fri May 14, 19827AThinJoan WhitmanMaleska
Wed Feb 24, 198259AInclineC. J. AngioMaleska
Mon Jan 18, 198212DFar from fatSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Mon Oct 19, 198128DBuilt like a greyhoundCharles J. MatontiMaleska
Fri Oct 16, 198132DSpareWilliam CanineMaleska
Wed Sep 30, 198162ALike CassiusKay SullivanMaleska
Fri Sep 4, 198158AContaining much air, as fuelTimothy HoyMaleska
Thu Sep 3, 19812DSlenderLouis SabinMaleska
Mon Jul 13, 198163ASpareMaloneyMaleska
Mon Dec 29, 198019AMrs. Sprat's anathemaJohnsonMaleska
Fri Oct 17, 198038DLike CassiusDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Mon Apr 21, 198065ASpareMarie WestMaleska
Sun Apr 13, 198064DSpareRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sat Dec 22, 197923DSpareA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thu Nov 8, 197944AWhat Mrs. Sprat avoidedWilliam JarvisMaleska
Sun Nov 4, 197962ASpareWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Fri Jun 8, 19799DAngularJack LuzzattoMaleska
Tue May 22, 197914ASpareJean J. DavisonMaleska
Mon Dec 25, 197856DSprat's dietC. J. AngioMaleska
Sat Dec 16, 197860A" . . . a ___ and hungry look"Jean J. DavisonMaleska
Wed Dec 13, 19783DBuilt like CassiusC. J. AngioMaleska
Tue Aug 1, 197863AThin, like CassiusRobert W. SturgesMaleska
Thu Feb 16, 197861AInclineHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Oct 19, 197723ASpareSara V. TuckermanMaleska
Sat Sep 24, 197714DSprat's choiceHugh McElroyMaleska
Tue Jul 12, 197714AJack Sprat's dietGrace FabbroniMaleska
Sun Feb 27, 197737ABe biasedWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sat Nov 20, 197628DSpareBert H. KruseWeng
Tue Oct 26, 197633DInclineMarstonWeng
Thu Jul 1, 197612DJack Sprat's choicePaul R. BarnesWeng
Thu Mar 4, 197613AJack Sprat's choiceSamuel H. BarkanWeng
Wed Mar 3, 197634A"Kwai" directorAllan BlackmanWeng
Thu Oct 2, 197548ASparseJ. R. WilliamsWeng
Sat Aug 2, 197513DSparseHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Wed Jun 11, 197542AJack Sprat's preferenceMcCainWeng
Fri Nov 29, 197465ASparseSophie FiermanWeng
Fri Nov 15, 197432ADepend, with "on"RemleyWeng
Fri Aug 23, 197422DDepend, with "on"Sophie FiermanWeng
Sun Aug 11, 1974121DInclineStafford P. OsbornWeng
Sat Jun 29, 197435DSpareGladys V. MillerWeng
Sun Jan 27, 197411DSpareAlexander BlackWeng
Wed Jan 16, 197438DSprat's dietGeorge MadridWeng
Fri Dec 14, 197321ASprat's preferenceUnknownWeng
Wed Oct 3, 197352DSparseUnknownWeng
Sat Aug 4, 197311DJack Sprat's menuUnknownWeng
Thu Mar 29, 197311DTrimUnknownWeng
Sat Dec 2, 197248AMeagerUnknownWeng
Tue Nov 14, 197265AInclineUnknownWeng
Tue Aug 29, 197272AInclineUnknownWeng
Mon Jul 17, 19723DSpareUnknownWeng
Sat Jun 10, 19727DSparseUnknownWeng
Wed Mar 15, 197260A"___ and hungry look"UnknownWeng
Sun Dec 5, 1971139AKind of dietHume R. CraftWeng
Mon Nov 22, 197157ASpareUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 24, 197128ARawbonedJoseph LaFauciWeng
Sat Oct 16, 197117ASparseUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 10, 197131DMr. Sprat's fareHume R. CraftWeng
Wed Apr 21, 197138AWord for CassiusUnknownWeng
Fri Apr 9, 197158DTiltUnknownWeng
Tue Feb 3, 197047DJack Sprat's dietUnknownWeng
Mon Jan 12, 197033DThinUnknownWeng
Thu Jan 1, 197056DSpareUnknownWeng
Fri Nov 7, 196953DSlant.UnknownWeng
Sun Oct 26, 1969108DScantMary M. MurdochWeng
Thu Oct 16, 196943AIncline.UnknownWeng
Thu Jul 24, 196923ATend.UnknownWeng
Wed Jul 2, 196952DCant.UnknownWeng
Thu Jan 23, 196940ARaw-boned.UnknownWeng
Wed Dec 4, 196814ARely (on).UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 26, 196833ASprat's preference.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 13, 19683DSpare.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 4, 196834DSpare.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 27, 196819ASlender.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 26, 1967129DSprat's choice.Will WengFarrar
Fri Jun 30, 196753DSpare.W. E. JonesFarrar
Fri Jun 9, 196713DTend (to).Arthur S. HeiserFarrar
Tue Jun 6, 196717ASpare.Dorothea BauerFarrar
Mon Apr 17, 196767ASlender.Louis SabinFarrar
Sat Feb 25, 196726DSlender.W. E. JonesFarrar
Fri Feb 24, 19672DSpare.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 10, 19662DSpate.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 31, 196613DSpare.W. E. JonesFarrar
Fri May 27, 196629DSpare.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 15, 196530DSlender.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 18, 196550AScant.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 25, 196592DSpare.Will WengFarrar
Fri Jun 25, 196527DGaunt.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 7, 196522DSpare.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 18, 19657DSkinny.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 2, 196538AJack Sprat's choice.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 4, 196432DRawboned.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sat Jun 27, 196455DSpare.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 12, 196475DSpare.Mary GrowFarrar
Tue Nov 26, 196348DSlender.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Fri Sep 20, 196357DSlender.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 20, 196314ASpare.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 16, 196354DDepend (on).UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 10, 196259ASpare.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 26, 196265ASpare.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jun 9, 196219AMeager.John ByrneFarrar
Sat Feb 17, 196254ASpare.Aida CromwellFarrar
Tue Jan 9, 196222ADepend (on).Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Dec 31, 196196DSpare.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Thu Jul 20, 196125DGaunt.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 19, 196131DSpare.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 16, 196146DThin.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 8, 196021DFatless.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 15, 196054DMeagre.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 18, 196053DSpare.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 3, 196040DSpare.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 27, 196061ALacking in profit.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 31, 195857D"___ and hungry look."UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 30, 195840DIncline.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 19, 19583DSpare.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Wed Oct 9, 195751ASpare.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 25, 195750DThin.Helen FasuloFarrar
Fri Feb 15, 195720ASpare.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thu Dec 6, 195619ASpare.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 18, 195620DMeager.Louis SabinFarrar
Sat Aug 11, 195629ASpare.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sun Jul 22, 195630ASpare.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sat Jul 7, 195650DAttenuated.Mel TaubFarrar
Sun Jun 3, 1956113ASpare.Helen BernardFarrar
Mon Sep 12, 19554DDescribing the look of "yon Cassius."H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Nov 7, 195472ASpare.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon Oct 4, 195435AMeager.Isaac KertFarrar
Tue Aug 3, 195429DSpare.Marjorie MorseFarrar
Fri Jul 9, 195410DNot overweight.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 27, 195452DPart of Cassius' "look."Harold ReinFarrar
Sun Apr 25, 195448ASpare.Israel GitterFarrar
Fri Mar 19, 195448DSpare.Martha BrownleeFarrar
Mon Jul 6, 195323DJack Sprat's favorite.George HendersonFarrar
Thu May 14, 195363AAdjective for Cassius.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Feb 26, 195215AJack Sprat's favorite.S. A. KayFarrar
Thu Dec 13, 195160ALacking in richness.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 3, 195117A"Yond Cassius has a ___ and hungry look."UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 20, 195117ARely on something.S. A. KayFarrar
Thu Apr 26, 195159AAvoided by Mrs. Sprat.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 26, 195149DJack Sprat's diet.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 27, 195030DShunned by Mrs. Sprat.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Oct 16, 194944ASlender.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Sep 12, 1948115DSlender.J. P. WordenFarrar
Sun Jun 13, 194836AScant.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Dec 2, 194547DIncline.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun Apr 30, 194480ASlender.Alexis P. BoodbergFarrar
Sun Oct 10, 194354A"Yond Cassius has a ___ and hungry look."—Julius Caesar.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sun May 30, 194358AMeager.William SchoppFarrar
Sun Jul 19, 194217DAttenuated.I. KertFarrar