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219 results for MEAN

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Dec 3, 2017109A2.5, for the set {1, 2, 3, 4}David Steinberg
Mon Oct 16, 201721AUnkind (2)Jennifer Nutt
Mon Aug 21, 201721ASignify (5)Tom McCoy
Tue May 30, 201744AIntend (4)Neville Fogarty
Thu Nov 3, 201651DSignify (5)Mel Rosen
Mon Jun 27, 201657DNot niceKevan Choset
Sun Apr 17, 201686DAverage (2)Howard Barkin
Mon Dec 14, 201554DViciousTimothy Polin
Mon Sep 28, 201515ADownright nastyDan Bischof and Jeff Chen
Fri May 8, 201532DStatistics class figureIan Livengood
Tue Mar 3, 201529DSignify (5)Kristian House
Mon Mar 2, 201526DNasty (5)Andrea Carla Michaels
Sun Aug 24, 201471DHave in mindPatrick Berry
Tue Feb 18, 201473A*Standard deviation deviates from itDavid Steinberg
Mon Dec 2, 201344DBe defined asAdam G. Perl
Fri Oct 18, 201315ARepresentDavid Steinberg
Sat Aug 17, 201316ASkillful, slangilyEd Sessa
Sun Jul 7, 201394DCussedJoel Fagliano
Mon Apr 15, 201348ANasty (5)Gayle Dean
Wed Sep 19, 201237DStand for (5)Michael Shteyman
Fri Apr 13, 20125DWith 35-Down, have no maliceTim Croce
Mon Jul 18, 201158DLike a bullyKevin Donovan
Tue May 10, 201123AStand for (5)Alan Arbesfeld
Mon Mar 28, 201168ABlack-heartedRobyn Weintraub
Sun Jan 9, 201128AUncharitablePatrick Berry
Wed Jan 20, 20101AStingyTrip Payne
Mon Dec 14, 20092DLike taking candy from a baby?Tim Darling
Tue May 26, 200912DIntend (4)Mike Nothnagel
Mon Aug 25, 200813AHave as a definitionAndrea Carla Michaels and Michael Blake
Wed Oct 3, 200753ASignify (5)Robert Dillman
Mon Feb 19, 20078DNasty (5)Andrea C. Michaels
Mon Dec 4, 200635DAverage (2)Richard Chisholm
Mon Jun 26, 200645ACruelRandy Sowell
Sun May 21, 200612DWillfully tightening the screws, sayAshish Vengsarkar
Tue Jul 26, 200529DNasty (5)Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sat Jan 8, 20054DSuggestDavid Levinson Wilk
Wed Dec 8, 200457ABell curve figure (2)Norm Guggenbiller
Mon Jun 7, 200418ASignify (5)Lynn Lempel
Sun Jun 6, 200431DHard-heartedPatrick Merrell
Thu Feb 12, 20043DLowdownCraig Kasper
Wed Jul 9, 200327APlaying dirty tricksPatrick Merrell
Wed Jul 2, 200337DBad-temperedBarbara Olson
Sat Apr 12, 20036ABell curve figure (2)Robert H. Wolfe
Sat May 4, 200240AImplyRich Norris
Fri Apr 26, 200246AStand for (5)Manny Nosowsky
Wed Apr 24, 200243APenny-pinching (5)Sheldon Benardo
Thu Feb 21, 200257AStatistics calculationPeter Gordon
Sun Nov 4, 200117DStand for (5)Manny Nosowsky
Wed Aug 1, 200164APenny-pinching (5)William I. Johnston
Mon Jun 11, 200119AUnkind (2)Gregory E. Paul
Sun Jun 10, 200143DAimCathy Millhauser
Wed Mar 14, 200112DPenny-pinching (5)Greg Staples
Wed Sep 20, 200023AVillainousEdgar R. Fontaine
Thu Aug 31, 200064APart of G.M.T. (2)Gene Newman
Sun May 21, 200081DPenny-pinching (5)Matt Gaffney
Sun Apr 9, 200042DIgnobleJoe DiPietro
Tue Nov 23, 199923DNasty (5)Nancy Salomon
Sun Sep 12, 199973AStand for (5)Nancy Scandrett Ross
Thu Jul 22, 199918AMiddle figureM. Preston Sherwood
Wed Apr 28, 199930APenny-pinching (5)Nancy Salomon
Thu Apr 23, 19981DPart of G.M.T. (2)Cathy Millhauser
Fri Jun 6, 199742DIll-temperedGerald R. Ferguson
Thu Sep 26, 199626DImportant statisticM. Gaffney
Sun Mar 17, 199643DBaseP. O'Gordon
Mon Jul 17, 199561AIntend (4)Kenneth Witte
Thu Oct 20, 19944DIntend (4)Bryant White
Fri Aug 5, 199426ASay trulyDaniel R. Stark
Sun Nov 28, 199339DLike Dickens's MurdstoneJoanne W. Edwards

2 results for MEAN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
May 27, 2001cryptic15ALow average (4)David Stickley
Dec 14, 1997cryptic1DGuys sitting around a medium (4)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

149 results for MEAN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Aug 11, 199219AOrneryJean J. DavisonMaleska
Mon Jul 27, 199268AShabbyEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sun Jul 26, 199274AIgnobleNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Wed Jun 10, 199240ASordidBernice GordonMaleska
Mon Mar 2, 199230AIntendJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wed Jan 22, 199238DIgnobleMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Mon Feb 4, 19913DIntendFred TooleMaleska
Tue Jan 8, 199168APetty or shabbyEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sun Dec 30, 199058AShabbyNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Sun Oct 7, 1990103DIll-temperedDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Wed Jul 11, 19905APenuriousBetty JorgensenMaleska
Tue Mar 20, 199069AIntendLois SidwayMaleska
Sat Apr 8, 198917AStatistician's concernWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Thu Feb 9, 198965AIll-temperedEli WesoffMaleska
Wed Sep 28, 198836DPenuriousArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Thu Sep 1, 198824DSignifyJudson G. TrentMaleska
Fri Mar 18, 198824DThis may be goldenR. S. JonesMaleska
Sun Dec 20, 198710ALike Joe GreeneJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Thu Aug 27, 19871DDenoteJudith PerryMaleska
Wed Aug 19, 198723ATime or while precederMary M. MurdochMaleska
Tue Aug 11, 198740DConnoteEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Sun Aug 2, 198717DIgnobleJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sat Jul 4, 198760DSpitefulSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri May 23, 198661ANearWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Wed May 21, 198654DNastyMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Thu May 15, 19861APaltryJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun Apr 20, 198621APenuriousJohn DreyerMaleska
Mon Jan 28, 198558DShabbyDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Sun Nov 18, 1984109DAverageGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
Wed Oct 17, 198436AAverageJesse RoarkeMaleska
Mon Apr 23, 198442DIntendMurphyMaleska
Sun Feb 12, 198446AShabbyDerrick C. NiedermanMaleska
Sun Jan 8, 198465AOrneryRichard SilvestriMaleska
Tue Nov 22, 198349DIntendFrank GearyMaleska
Mon Oct 31, 198345DIntendJonesMaleska
Fri Sep 23, 198317AAverageMaverMaleska
Sun Apr 17, 198376DBase; averageMel RosenMaleska
Sat Mar 12, 198322DMiddle pointStoutMaleska
Sun Feb 20, 198320DPicayunishMaurice J. TeitelbaumMaleska
Wed Jan 26, 198335DIntendJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun Dec 19, 19824DIntendAnne FoxMaleska
Thu Nov 25, 198212DAverageI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Thu Sep 16, 198232DAverageC. J. AngioMaleska
Tue Jul 27, 198212DAverageAudrey KochMaleska
Fri Apr 9, 198265AAverageKathryn RighterMaleska
Mon Jan 11, 198263AStingyHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Oct 28, 198153DIntendRobert KatzMaleska
Tue Aug 11, 198150AShabbyJudson G. TrentMaleska
Tue Aug 4, 19817DAverageSawikinMaleska
Thu Dec 4, 19808DType of dispositionSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thu Nov 6, 198064ALike Joe GreeneVictor GoldfarbMaleska
Mon Apr 28, 19803DSelfishHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Apr 9, 198015AAverageBette Sue CohenMaleska
Tue Mar 11, 198040AStatistician's middleJudson G. TrentMaleska
Fri Jun 15, 197938DNastyDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sat Dec 23, 197818APaltryTap OsbornMaleska
Thu Nov 9, 197861AAverageGrace FabbroniMaleska
Sat Jul 29, 197816AVindictiveWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Jun 15, 197851DSpitefulWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon May 1, 197810DPicayunish or villainousRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Thu May 5, 197754AAverageDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Wed Apr 13, 197744AOrneryMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Tue May 11, 197612DSpitefulWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sat Feb 21, 197650DAverageHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
Sat Feb 7, 197661AOrneryMarjorie PedersenWeng
Tue Sep 16, 197550DGolden ___ (happy medium)Allan BlackmanWeng
Wed Sep 3, 197543DIgnobleSara V. TuckermanWeng
Fri Aug 8, 197566AKind of streak or timeSophie FiermanWeng
Sat Feb 8, 19756DGolden ___Herb L. RisteenWeng
Wed Apr 24, 197417ASpitefulWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Fri Nov 16, 197360AAverageUnknownWeng
Fri Jun 15, 197317AStingyUnknownWeng
Thu Apr 19, 197341DVexatiousUnknownWeng
Fri Sep 8, 197228DStand forUnknownWeng
Tue Aug 22, 197225DBaseUnknownWeng
Mon Apr 10, 19723DAverageLouise EarnestWeng
Fri Feb 18, 19726AIgnobleUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 6, 197225APaltryJack LuzzattoWeng
Sun Sep 26, 197118DIgnobleVirginia W. SchneiderWeng
Sun Nov 29, 197039AMiserlyGladys V. MillerWeng
Tue Mar 17, 197052D"___ to Me"UnknownWeng
Wed Feb 25, 197035DAverageUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 7, 196980DMiserlyFrances HansenWeng
Tue Jul 1, 196937DInferior.UnknownWeng
Sun May 4, 196921AOffensiveRoberta MorseWeng
Sun Mar 2, 1969129ASignifyBetty LearyWeng
Sun Jan 5, 196987AAverageFrances HansenFarrar
Sat Dec 14, 196851DGolden ___.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 27, 196886ASignifyFrances HansenFarrar
Thu Feb 29, 196849DIntend.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 17, 196821ASignify.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jan 28, 196731AAverage.George LaczkoFarrar
Tue Jan 10, 196731ASignify.Jean ReedFarrar
Mon Dec 26, 196669AAverage.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 31, 196661AIntend.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 3, 196643ASignify.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 8, 196667AAverage.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 2, 196654DSignify.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 10, 196674DAverage.Will WengFarrar
Tue Feb 8, 196619AAdjective for Scrooge.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 27, 196613DStatistician's concern.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 3, 196521AVexatious.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 17, 196524DSignify.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 18, 196433DAverage.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 9, 196421AConvey.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 28, 196424AMiddle point.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 9, 196461DGolden ___.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 7, 196415DPurpose.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 2, 196499DGolden ___.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Aug 25, 196390AHave in mind.Stephanie CaruanaFarrar
Tue Aug 6, 196353DGolden ___.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 10, 196330DHave in mindRoberta MorseFarrar
Mon Oct 15, 196213DAverage.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 31, 196136DCantankerous.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 11, 196034AIntermediate.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Jul 24, 1960112AGolden ___.James ByrneFarrar
Tue Apr 26, 196028DSignify.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 12, 19603DAverage.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 17, 19593DAverage.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 17, 195926DSignify.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 3, 195952DIntermediate figure.Charles AllenFarrar
Sun Dec 15, 195742AUnimposing.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Aug 30, 195729DPurpose.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tue Jun 4, 195754AInferior.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 29, 195631DHalfway between extremes.Helen FasuloFarrar
Thu May 3, 195625AIntend.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 4, 195648DPoltroonish.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Fri Jan 20, 195617ASmall.Roberta MorseFarrar
Wed Dec 28, 19557DUnimposing.UnknownFarrar
Sun Sep 4, 195538AOrnery.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tue Jul 5, 195563AAverage.Philip G. RosemondFarrar
Tue Feb 8, 195565AOf little value or account.Paula BauersmithFarrar
Fri Sep 24, 195465ALacking dignity of mind.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Fri Sep 10, 195444DHave in mind.S. A. KayFarrar
Fri Jul 30, 195430DAverage.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Mon May 17, 195469AHave in mind.William S. WoodsFarrar
Sat May 15, 195462AHave in mind.Isaac KertFarrar
Fri Mar 26, 195413DCurmudgeonish.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Tue Mar 17, 19535DPaltry.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed Mar 4, 195313DUnimposing.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 16, 195230DSignify.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 13, 195153AThe middle point.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 4, 195179DSmall-minded.Evelyn SmithFarrar
Tue Oct 30, 195117AMidway between extremities.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 19, 195148ASmall-minded.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 6, 1951108DBeggarly.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Feb 22, 19488DShabby.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun May 11, 194735AShabby.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Feb 15, 1942143AModeration.Charles ErlenkotterFarrar