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134 results for MOB

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Jul 27, 201822AGrand Central scene at rush hour, e.g.Bruce Haight
Tue Jun 5, 201810ACrowd around (3)Peter Gordon
Sun May 13, 2018117DGather around, as an idolNeville Fogarty and Erik Agard
Sun Jan 28, 201879DSwarm (2)Priscilla Clark and Jeff Chen
Mon Jan 1, 20181DUnruly throngMatthew Sewell
Fri Dec 1, 20176DCrowd around (3)Lily Silverstein
Sat Oct 14, 201760DIdol groupSam Ezersky
Mon Aug 21, 201761DGroup carrying torches and pitchforksTom McCoy
Sat Jul 22, 201721ADescend upon en masseZhouqin Burnikel
Sun Jun 25, 2017113DSurround, as fans might an idolJacob Stulberg
Wed Jun 21, 20176DPitchfork-wielding assemblageBruce Haight
Sun Mar 26, 201732DGaggle : geese :: ___ : emusTracy Gray and Jeff Chen
Fri Dec 16, 201626ABlack Friday sceneMartin Ashwood-Smith and George Barany
Sun Jul 3, 201651DPitchfork-wielding groupSamuel A. Donaldson
Wed May 18, 201654DUnruly bunch (2)Zhouqin Burnikel
Mon Apr 18, 20168DFlash ___ (faddish assembly)Janice Luttrell
Thu Dec 3, 201547DPitchfork wielders, perhapsPatrick Merrell
Wed Oct 28, 201547DUnderworld groupJay Kaskel and Daniel Kantor
Mon Jul 20, 201559DGroup of riotersJohn Westwig
Thu Jun 4, 201556DApproach en masseJoe Krozel
Sun May 24, 2015148DRabbleKevin G. Der
Sat Mar 7, 20154DDescend upon in drovesDavid C. Duncan Dekker
Sat Aug 23, 201445DDeadly gagTimothy Polin
Wed Aug 13, 201441A___ rule (2)Dan Schoenholz
Wed Apr 30, 20141AUnruly bunch (2)Zhouqin Burnikel
Sat Dec 7, 201357DGroup with family unitsJames Mulhern
Sun Jul 3, 20111DFellas in "Goodfellas," e.g.Pete Muller
Mon Apr 26, 201061D"The Godfather" crowd, with "the"Lynn Lempel
Thu Feb 19, 20096DKind of scene (2)Kevin G. Der
Fri Jan 2, 200922AHit-making group?Martin Ashwood-Smith
Tue Sep 23, 20084DGroup with enforcers, with "the"Richard Chisholm
Tue Jul 22, 200843DGangster groupLynn Lempel
Sun Jul 20, 200849ATreat like a hero, maybeBarry C. Silk
Tue Jan 29, 200844ATony Soprano and cohorts, with "the"C. W. Stewart and J. K. Hummel
Thu May 31, 200753ASwarm (2)William F. Stephens
Wed Jan 17, 200743A___ rule (2)Nancy Kavanaugh
Mon Jul 25, 200525DMafia (2)Lynn Lempel
Wed Dec 8, 200457DF.B.I. target, with “the”Norm Guggenbiller
Mon Sep 8, 20039DGroup making an 8-DownLeslie H. Nicoll
Wed Jul 23, 200329AKind of rule (4)Ed Early
Thu Jul 25, 200254DKind of scene (2)Michael Shteyman
Mon Jul 1, 200258DMafia (2)Allan E. Parrish
Sun Jul 1, 200171AKind of rule (4)Manny Nosowsky
Fri May 11, 200153DSyndicate (2)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Sat Feb 5, 200049ASyndicate (2)Chuck Deodene
Thu May 13, 19994DKind of rule (4)Rich Norris
Sun Apr 19, 199844A"Married to the ___" (1988 film)Rich Norris
Tue Jan 14, 199719DTeeming groupE. C. Gorski
Sun Dec 1, 199639DDangerous groupD. J. Kahn
Mon Oct 7, 199655AAttack riotouslyS. Spadaccini
Thu Sep 19, 199656DKind of rule (4)W. S. Cotter
Sat Sep 14, 199628ARacketsChristopher Page
Thu May 9, 19962DThrong (2)C. Millhauser
Thu Jan 25, 199657DCriminal setD. Kahn
Sun Sep 24, 1995111DWhom Antony addressedRandolph Ross
Thu Sep 21, 199537AThrong (2)Chuck Deodene
Wed Sep 21, 199452DCrowd around (3)Trip Payne

2 results for MOB from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 23, 2016diagramless26ARiotous groupMary Lou Guizzo and David Steinberg
Apr 18, 1999diagramless21DAngry groupFred Piscop

75 results for MOB from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri May 7, 199357DCanailleEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Feb 6, 199347ACanailleBryant WhiteMaleska
Sun Nov 15, 199237AKind of sceneBette Sue CohenMaleska
Mon Aug 10, 199231AUnruly crowdDon GroatMaleska
Sun Aug 11, 1991108ARabbleMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Sun Jun 2, 19916DCriminal coterieTimothy S. LewisMaleska
Mon Dec 31, 199028ARabbleJoy L. WoukMaleska
Mon Jul 2, 19906DRabbleRichard SilvestriMaleska
Wed May 16, 199040DRabbleDon GroatMaleska
Fri Nov 10, 19891DA kind of ruleCalista LuminatiMaleska
Sun Aug 13, 198976DCanailleNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Sun Dec 18, 19884DUnruly throngEdward MarcheseMaleska
Wed Oct 5, 198854DGangNancy JolineMaleska
Wed Sep 7, 198823DKind of capBernard MerenMaleska
Wed Jul 29, 198710AUnruly crowdPeter SwiftMaleska
Sun Sep 21, 198664AType of capDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Wed Feb 12, 198627AKind of sceneJoy L. WoukMaleska
Mon Jul 29, 19855DKind of sceneSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Jul 14, 198577DKind of ruleBert H. KruseMaleska
Sun Nov 8, 198160AKind of scene or capMargaret RigbyMaleska
Fri Oct 9, 198155DKind of sceneNancy McCarthyMaleska
Thu Jun 26, 19806ACriminal gangJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Sat Jan 5, 198036ADisorderly crowdKathryn RighterMaleska
Sun Sep 23, 1979116DRabbleGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Mon Jan 1, 19795ATimes Square gatheringC. J. AngioMaleska
Tue Apr 11, 197836AGangster groupKathryn RighterMaleska
Sat Jan 14, 19789ARough crowdA. J. SantoraMaleska
Wed Sep 1, 197623AKind of ruleHugh P. HollandWeng
Tue Aug 3, 19766AKind of actionJim PlacknerWeng
Thu Apr 1, 197647AKind of sceneHenry HookWeng
Thu Oct 30, 197520DGangOlga KowalsWeng
Wed Jul 16, 19759DUnruly crowdDennis ListortWeng
Mon Aug 19, 19742DThrongJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Sun Aug 11, 197497AKind of sceneStafford P. OsbornWeng
Sun Jun 3, 197394AHoi polloiAnne FoxWeng
Wed Mar 14, 197333AKind of sceneUnknownWeng
Mon May 22, 19729DKind of sceneUnknownWeng
Tue Jan 25, 197248AGang groupUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 27, 197055AScene for bit playersThomas SheehanWeng
Wed Jul 15, 197055DThrongUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 31, 19701AKind of scene at a saleUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 16, 196987DUnruly groupHume R. CraftWeng
Mon Feb 5, 196823ACrowd.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 8, 19679AWall-to-wall people.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 22, 196620ARush-hour phenomenon.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 18, 196635DCrowd.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 7, 196456AThrong.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 31, 196458DMovie group.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 18, 196325DCrowd.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 14, 196316DCrowd round tumultuously.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sat Apr 20, 196352DType of movie scene.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 7, 196359AGroup of a sort.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sun Sep 2, 196215DCrowd.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wed Feb 7, 196230ACrowd into.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Oct 1, 1961102DCrowd.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun Feb 26, 196160DUnruly group.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Wed Feb 22, 196152AUnruly throng.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 24, 196010DRabble.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 11, 195924ARush hour gathering.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 8, 195958ACrowd around.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Mon Aug 11, 195818DUnruly crowd.Madeline CorseFarrar
Fri Jul 4, 195854DThe crowd.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Jul 18, 195646ACrowd around.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Aug 21, 195596DCrowd.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tue Jul 26, 195533ACrowd.Fred C. JaschobFarrar
Sat Apr 16, 195528AGroup.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 6, 195551AGroups of extras.Maura JacobsonFarrar
Thu Nov 26, 19533DFlock.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sun Sep 20, 19534D___ scene.Ethel LeStrangeFarrar
Mon Jun 22, 19539DPossible factor in a 21 Across.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Jul 13, 195256A___ psychology.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Dec 28, 195057ARiotous assembly.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 13, 195043ADisorderly crowd.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 29, 194856DHoi polloi.Eileen St. ClairFarrar
Sun Aug 12, 194575DRiotous crowd.Thomas MeekinFarrar