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132 Results for MESSY

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Monday, September 18, 201769AAntonym of 64-AcrossTom McCoy
Friday, July 28, 201748ALike some divorces (3)Robyn Weintraub
Friday, January 6, 20178DChaotic (5)Jacob Stulberg
Wednesday, February 17, 201664ANot neat (3)Kyle Mahowald
Saturday, March 28, 201526ATough to resolve (2)David Steinberg
Sunday, November 30, 2014118AOverly involvedMatt Ginsberg
Thursday, October 16, 201430DConvolutedJohn Farmer
Sunday, July 28, 201318DUnkempt (3)Andrew Reynolds
Friday, November 30, 201264ALike rats' nestsGary Cee
Tuesday, August 21, 20128DLike drawn-out divorcesJosh Knapp
Saturday, August 18, 201264ASordidDana Motley
Wednesday, April 11, 201267ALike dorm rooms, often (2)David Kwong
Sunday, May 22, 201137APiggishBob Klahn
Saturday, December 25, 201032DEmbarrassingStanley Newman
Tuesday, June 8, 201071APiglike (2)Peter A. Collins
Monday, May 17, 201066ANot tidyJay Kaskel
Monday, November 2, 200966ASloppyAndrea Carla Michaels and Kent Clayton
Saturday, October 17, 200926ATough to resolve (2)Chuck Deodene
Saturday, December 13, 200825DTough to sort outFrank Longo
Tuesday, November 11, 200857DComplicated, as a divorceNancy Salomon and Larry Shearer
Monday, August 4, 200812DLike dorm rooms, often (2)Oliver Hill
Saturday, July 19, 200835DPoorly organizedTodd McClary
Saturday, July 5, 200813DUnpleasant (2)Karen M. Tracey
Thursday, February 28, 200867AChaotic (5)Matt Ginsberg
Thursday, November 9, 200613DFraught with complicationsByron Walden
Saturday, December 3, 200561AHard to settleDana Motley
Saturday, November 26, 200544AHaving entanglements (2)Rich Norris
Thursday, December 23, 200413DTangled (2)Nancy Salomon
Sunday, September 28, 200318DPiglike (2)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Friday, August 29, 200362ALike some divorces (3)Gilbert H. Ludwig
Wednesday, July 9, 200350DUnkempt (3)Patrick Merrell
Saturday, September 14, 200261AUnpleasant (2)Bruce L. Bliven
Thursday, July 25, 200248DHaving entanglements (2)Michael Shteyman
Sunday, April 14, 2002129AChaotic (5)David J. Kahn
Tuesday, February 12, 200267ADisorganizedManny Nosowsky
Saturday, January 26, 200214DChaotic (5)Mark Diehl
Monday, December 3, 200131DNeat's oppositeNancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Tuesday, October 2, 20019AHard to resolveRichard Hughes
Monday, January 8, 200133DNot neat (3)Gregory E. Paul
Thursday, June 8, 200045ALike some divorces (3)Mark Diehl
Friday, June 2, 200014DNot well-groomed (2)Manny Nosowsky
Monday, May 15, 200043DStylikeGregory E. Paul
Wednesday, April 12, 200046DSlovenlyPeter Gordon
Sunday, January 2, 200087ATangled (2)Rich Norris
Saturday, July 17, 199919ANot well-groomed (2)Rand H. Burns
Tuesday, February 17, 199813DClutteredMark Elliot Skolsky
Sunday, July 13, 1997123ARather awkwardFred Piscop
Sunday, June 23, 19966DChaotic (5)F. Hansen
Sunday, January 28, 199685ADisheveled (2)M. W. Perry
Sunday, January 14, 1996120ADisheveled (2)C. Millhauser
Tuesday, January 2, 199670AUnkempt (3)G. Paul
Tuesday, September 26, 199565ANot neat (3)Bob Klahn & Raymond Hamel
Wednesday, December 29, 199344DTopsy-turvyHarvey Estes

2 results for MESSY from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
June 4, 2006diagramless17DNot easily fixableBrendan Emmett Quigley
January 24, 1999diagramless59DUnlike Felix UngerFrank Longo

77 results for MESSY from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Saturday, May 1, 199312DUnkemptJune A. BoggsMaleska
Wednesday, April 7, 199363AUntidyGayle DeanMaleska
Wednesday, December 23, 199213DUntidyHarold B. CountsMaleska
Wednesday, October 7, 199266ACluttered upTap OsbornMaleska
Thursday, June 4, 199265AClutteredJeff HerringtonMaleska
Monday, May 18, 199252DLike Junior's roomJeff HerringtonMaleska
Sunday, December 15, 199193DDisorderlyNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sunday, February 4, 199065DUntidyDonald V. Lee IIMaleska
Sunday, October 30, 1988120AUntidyCharles M. DeberMaleska
Monday, July 13, 198741AUntidyRita YelleMaleska
Wednesday, October 15, 19869AUntidyWhittenMaleska
Saturday, July 19, 198658AAt sixes and sevensJoe ClonickMaleska
Saturday, April 13, 198527DUnkemptRobert KatzMaleska
Monday, January 14, 198566AUntidyJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sunday, July 22, 198454DDisorderedMildred ChurchMaleska
Sunday, May 27, 1984103AUnpleasantly difficultErnst T. TheimerMaleska
Thursday, April 12, 198465ALike Oscar MadisonJim ModneyMaleska
Sunday, October 2, 1983116DNot shipshapeRichard SilvestriMaleska
Monday, February 14, 198330DLike Junior's room, perhapsEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Tuesday, January 11, 198362AUncleanMartin FassMaleska
Tuesday, February 16, 198260ADisorderedNikki TenfeldeMaleska
Thursday, October 22, 198134DIn disorderA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, June 16, 198143AUntidyMaloneyMaleska
Monday, November 24, 198037AUnkemptCarol DuttingMaleska
Tuesday, October 21, 198064AIn disorderHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Thursday, October 16, 198037ALike many a teen-ager's roomC. J. AngioMaleska
Sunday, June 22, 1980109AUnkemptVicki & Alex BlackMaleska
Sunday, July 1, 1979153AIn disorderAnne FoxMaleska
Tuesday, May 29, 197966AIn disorderMeislerMaleska
Wednesday, May 17, 19789AIn disorderNancy SchusterMaleska
Sunday, March 12, 1978128AUntidyWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, February 22, 197831DClutteredWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, October 26, 197658ALike a teenager's roomMarstonWeng
Wednesday, September 8, 197613DUnkemptHenry HookWeng
Tuesday, July 29, 197513DDisorderedBert H. KruseWeng
Saturday, June 7, 197535DUntidyManny MillerWeng
Monday, March 31, 197569AUntidyDorothea E. ShippWeng
Wednesday, October 30, 197465AUntidyKathryn RighterWeng
Wednesday, July 25, 197361ADisorderedUnknownWeng
Thursday, January 4, 197346AUntidyUnknownWeng
Saturday, October 21, 197245ADisorderlyUnknownWeng
Tuesday, May 23, 197213DDisorderedUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 16, 1972104DUntidyA. J. SantoraWeng
Thursday, April 6, 197245AClutteredUnknownWeng
Saturday, March 11, 197250AUntidyUnknownWeng
Sunday, September 12, 1971125DDisorderedGuido N. ScaratoWeng
Sunday, May 2, 197144DUntidyAlfio MicciWeng
Tuesday, February 2, 197113DSloppyUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 24, 197151DIn disorderMel RosenWeng
Wednesday, November 4, 197050DIn disarrayUnknownWeng
Tuesday, June 9, 197053DSoiledUnknownWeng
Tuesday, February 4, 196965AUntidy.UnknownWeng
Monday, January 6, 196962ANot shipshape.UnknownWeng
Sunday, May 26, 1968138DDisordered.Will WengFarrar
Sunday, October 9, 196671AUnpleasantly difficult.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sunday, August 14, 196688ANot neat.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, November 6, 196551DNot in order.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 4, 196519DDisordered.Will C. WengFarrar
Sunday, November 24, 1963103DCareless.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, October 30, 196344AUntidy.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 24, 196359AUntidy.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Saturday, January 13, 196249DUnpleasant.Joseph S. CrowellFarrar
Sunday, October 29, 1961120DNot neat.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Saturday, September 2, 196132DUntidy.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 31, 196152ANot in order.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 2, 1961137ADisordered.Sidney LambertFarrar
Monday, January 9, 196151DDisordered.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 29, 1960145AEvery which way.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, October 11, 1959124ADisordered.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, January 21, 195921DAt sixes and sevens.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, April 29, 1956118DUntidy.Harold T. BersFarrar
Friday, November 25, 195545ABotched up.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 5, 19555ADisorderly.Roberta MorseFarrar
Wednesday, January 6, 195455AUntidy.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 25, 194850ADisordered.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, July 6, 194797DUntidy.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, January 20, 194688ANot neat.Louis BaronFarrar

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