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143 Results for LOSER

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

Tuesday, May 2, 201754DDeadbeat, e.g.David J. Kahn
Sunday, December 18, 201629ADudDerrick Niederman
Sunday, November 15, 201556ASad sack (3)Alan Arbesfeld
Monday, October 12, 201564APut-down from Donald TrumpPatrick Merrell
Tuesday, June 30, 201519ASchlubSusan Gelfand
Sunday, April 12, 2015122AX-O-X line in tic-tac-toe, e.g.Jeff Chen
Wednesday, February 19, 201432DSchlemiel (7)Michael Dewey
Thursday, October 10, 201365AThe hare, notablyJeffrey Wechsler
Sunday, October 6, 2013100ASad sack (3)Patrick Berry
Tuesday, August 6, 201365AAlso-ranLynn Lempel
Monday, August 5, 20137DOne who can't catch a breakAlan Arbesfeld
Thursday, December 1, 201154DSchlemiel (7)Elizabeth A. Long
Sunday, May 1, 201130D#2 or #3, sayXan Vongsathorn
Sunday, August 8, 201061D#2 or #3Pam Klawitter
Friday, April 23, 201047A36-Down, notablyBrad Wilber
Tuesday, April 28, 200947ABottom dogMatt Ginsberg
Sunday, January 4, 200946DDeadbeatDaniel A. Finan
Saturday, December 30, 200660AOne who doesn't go past a semi?Rich Norris
Wednesday, January 18, 200642ASad sack (3)Sheldon Benardo
Tuesday, December 27, 200562AThe one with 0 in 7-0Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Monday, September 19, 200551DDoofusTimothy Powell
Saturday, July 30, 200536ATerse putdownSherry O. Blackard
Tuesday, June 7, 200568ADewey, to TrumanLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, May 25, 200442ADweebRichard Chisholm
Saturday, October 25, 200324DSchlemiel (7)Rich Norris
Saturday, October 27, 200126DSchlimazelTrip Payne
Thursday, August 23, 200146ASchlemiel (7)Peter Gordon
Friday, March 9, 200131DGood sport, perhapsMitch Komro
Tuesday, November 28, 200044AShort-straw drawer (2)Richard Hughes
Sunday, May 28, 200043DShort-straw drawer (2)Richard Silvestri
Sunday, October 31, 199964DSee 143-DownFrank Longo
Wednesday, February 17, 199925ASchlemiel (7)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Wednesday, July 8, 19987DNot a medalistSam Bellotto Jr.
Friday, February 21, 199762ASchlemiel (7)C. E. Gersch
Friday, November 8, 19965DVanquishedM. Gaffney
Thursday, February 15, 199663ASchlemiel (7)Matt Gaffney
Friday, December 15, 199530AThe Beatles' "I'm a ____"Harvey Estes
Wednesday, January 11, 199533DMisfitStanley B. Whitten

2 results for LOSER from Variety puzzles.

July 16, 2006diagramless49ASad sackByron Walden
October 29, 2000cryptic9AChump botched roles (5)Mike Selinker

103 results for LOSER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Wednesday, June 23, 199371ADewey in 1948Robert HerrigMaleska
Tuesday, November 17, 19926DSchlimazelEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Saturday, September 5, 199227DCarthage, in the Punic WarsJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sunday, August 9, 199264AHard-luck caseS. E. BookerMaleska
Sunday, April 12, 19927DWhat Bryan was to TaftAlan ArbesfeldMaleska
Wednesday, April 8, 199233DAlso-ranBernice GordonMaleska
Tuesday, February 25, 199230DT.K.O. victim, e.g.Peggy DevlinMaleska
Saturday, September 29, 199021AAlso-ranErnst TheimerMaleska
Monday, May 7, 199025AAlso-ranLois SidwayMaleska
Thursday, April 19, 199041AVanquished oneWalter CovellMaleska
Friday, November 17, 198965AUnsuccessful participantChristopher PageMaleska
Thursday, August 3, 198915ABorn ___ (schlemiel)Christopher SherwoodMaleska
Sunday, September 25, 198877DAlso-ranBetty JorgensenMaleska
Wednesday, August 24, 19881DDefeated pitcherSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, August 1, 198812DDefeated oneSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wednesday, April 6, 198822DBested oneEmory H. CainMaleska
Thursday, February 18, 198829DBorn followerTom W. UnderhillMaleska
Monday, November 23, 198731DDefeated contestantAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, November 15, 198741DUnlucky oneJoy L. WoukMaleska
Friday, October 23, 198752DWeeper, proverbiallyGloria EvansMaleska
Thursday, May 29, 198653AAlso-ranJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Monday, February 11, 198513DNe'er-do-wellJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sunday, December 30, 198463DMondale on Nov. 6, 1984Beverly TivinMaleska
Sunday, October 21, 198479AMcDowell or Pope, at Bull RunRichard SilvestriMaleska
Friday, March 25, 198354DSchlimazelJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Monday, March 14, 198341DAlso-ranBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Friday, February 18, 198367AHis wager should have been sagerWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, February 16, 198335DMcGovern, in 1972Karen HodgeMaleska
Friday, March 19, 198247ACarter vis-à-vis ReaganA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, February 23, 198246DFord in 1976WhittenMaleska
Monday, February 15, 198226DHis wager should have been sagerEmory H. CainMaleska
Thursday, November 12, 19815DCornwallis at YorktownRobert KatzMaleska
Sunday, September 27, 198140AAlso-ranHume R. CraftMaleska
Sunday, September 20, 198156DSchlimazelReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Tuesday, July 7, 198150DWord with soreLois SidwayMaleska
Monday, January 26, 198113DHe may be soreSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Tuesday, September 9, 198048DAlso-ranBernice GordonMaleska
Sunday, December 2, 197935DSchlimazelGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Saturday, May 12, 197922AAlso-ranA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, May 6, 1979129AAlso-ranAnthony B. CanningMaleska
Sunday, November 19, 197883ADefeated oneMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Monday, August 29, 197739AProverbial weeperDavid A. ScullyMaleska
Monday, May 9, 19772DBurgoyne at SaratogaEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Tuesday, July 20, 197625DDefeated oneR. KaplanWeng
Friday, November 7, 197566AAlso-ranBert BeamanWeng
Wednesday, October 15, 197568ASecond bestLouis SabinWeng
Friday, August 1, 197519AOne back in the packJoseph LaFauciWeng
Sunday, May 11, 197583AUnlucky oneTap OsbornWeng
Friday, May 9, 197518ATraditional weeperSophie FiermanWeng
Saturday, February 1, 197532DAlso-ranAlice H. KaufmanWeng
Sunday, May 12, 197421DSore ___Stanley GlassWeng
Saturday, March 9, 197433ABad-luck guyHenry V. StrakaWeng
Thursday, August 23, 197359AWeeper, in sayingUnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 19, 197245DUnlucky oneUnknownWeng
Wednesday, September 22, 197118AAlso-ranMel TaubWeng
Sunday, September 5, 197171DWeeper, in adageGladys V. MillerWeng
Monday, February 22, 197147AEdsel, for oneUnknownWeng
Tuesday, September 15, 197048DHumphrey, in 1968UnknownWeng
Tuesday, June 16, 197046DVanquished oneUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 29, 197035DAlso-ranArnold MossWeng
Sunday, February 8, 1970109AGoliath, for oneMarjorie K. CollinsWeng
Thursday, November 21, 196833DTailender.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 9, 196827AUnlucky one.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 27, 196748DAlso-ran.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Saturday, July 16, 196634DUnderdog.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 27, 196518AMinnesota to Los Angeles.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 7, 196559AMember of a Las Vegas majority.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, June 26, 196533DAlso-ran.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 17, 1964102AAn also-ran.W. E. JonesFarrar
Friday, December 6, 196332DUnderdog.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Monday, September 2, 196330ALow card.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 22, 196325DMoney dropper.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 18, 196348DRunner-up.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 27, 196131AElection casualty.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 17, 196142ABooby prize winner.UnknownFarrar
Friday, December 9, 196019ALast one in.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 22, 196024DRunner-up.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 15, 196015ALast one in.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 21, 195932AAn also-ran.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 26, 195953ALast one in.Sam LakeFarrar
Sunday, October 19, 195823DWinner of a red ribbon.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Wednesday, April 30, 195851DLast one in.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 16, 195819DSecond-best one.Arthur LewisFarrar
Tuesday, October 8, 19571ASecond-best contestant.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 18, 195746DCornwallis at Yorktown.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, January 27, 195725ALittle Bo-Peep, for one.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Saturday, October 20, 195640AAlso-ran.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, April 11, 195621DSecond best.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 18, 195648DLast one in.Mel TaubFarrar
Friday, December 23, 195524DAlso-ran.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 3, 195513DLast one in.Isaac KertFarrar
Thursday, June 23, 195530DUnderdog.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, June 5, 195528DWinner of the booby prize.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sunday, September 19, 1954103DTeam in the cellar.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Tuesday, July 13, 195414ARunner-up.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 14, 195345DCornwallis at Yorktown.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, June 7, 19531AShort-ender.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, August 27, 195222DTeam in the cellar.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, August 9, 195233DSugar Ray on June 25th.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 8, 195125DDefeated one.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 7, 195132DHe pays up.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 16, 1946134ADefeated one.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, November 26, 194470DDefeated candidate.Lester KeeneFarrar

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