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162 results for NIT

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

DateGridClueAuthor
35ASomething a pedant picksErik Agard
5DCritic's pick? (2)Sam Ezersky
14DQuibblePatrick Berry
32ASmall grouse (2)David J. Kahn
6DNiggling detailTracy Gray
37DColl. hoops competition (4)Randolph Ross
11DSmall carpPatrick Berry
80DHairsplitter's objectionPatrick Berry
37A___ Season Tip-Off (annual hoops event)Byron Walden and Brad Wilber
67ATrivial gripeDamon Gulczynski
33AUnimportant flawPatrick Berry
31ALittle issue to "pick"Lynn Lempel
124DPicayune quibbleDavid Steinberg
5DMinute beefBruce Haight
28AIt may be picked by the pickyTracy Gray
14DCavilGary Cee
58DMinor complaintJonathan Gersch
62DPoint to pickPeter A. Collins
38ASmall grouse (2)Joe Krozel
56AAnnual hoops event, for shortGene Newman
60DAnnual coll. basketball competition (2)Michael Farabaugh
24AThing that's pickedGary J. Whitehead
45APedantic quibbleJeremy Horwitz
11DA picky person may pick oneAdam Fromm
5DAnnual coll. hoops contestPeter A. Collins
3DTrivial complaintStanley Newman
120DAnnual b-ball eventAlan Arbesfeld
43DBaby beef?Tim Croce
12DMinor criticismHenry Hook
54DTiny complaintIan Livengood
16AThing to pickSarah Keller
46ALittle beefJoe Krozel
7DSmall beefFrederick J. Healy
36AAnnual coll. basketball competition (2)Anthony J. Salvia
35AAnnual coll. basketball contestVictor Fleming
33ANiggling criticismPeter A. Collins
81AInsect egg (2)Patrick Berry
42DHave a ___ to pickRobert Dillman
74DLittle complaintDavid Levinson Wilk
50ALouse-to-be (4)Edward M Sessa
43DPetty peeveLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
33DThing to be pickedJohn R. Conrad
58AColl. hoops competition (4)Elayne Cantor and Nancy Salomon
40ATiny criticism to "pick"Harriet Clifton
55DPicked peeveRandolph Ross
35DTiny criticism (2)C. W. Stewart
51ASomething to be pickedBrendan Emmett Quigley
52DInsect egg (2)Manny Nosowsky
43DLittle lousePatrick Blindauer
138DMinor carpPaula Gamache
21DAnnual b-ball shootoutNancy Kavanaugh
47AMinor objectionDavid Liben-Nowell
60DAnnual hoops contest, for shortJay Giess
22DTiny criticism (2)Lynn Lempel
1DSmall criticism, slangilyKevin Hagen
22ALouse-to-be (4)Kent Lorentzen
101ASomething that's pickedPatrick Merrell
25DYoung parasiteRobert H. Wolfe
50APoint to argueNancy Salomon
23AColl. hoops competition (4)Dan Reichert
28DIt may be picked (3)Tyler Hinman
119DIt may be picked (3)Charles M. Deber
113DLousy egg?Mark Danna
56ATiny point to argueA. J. Santora
42ALouse-to-be (4)William I. Johnston
34DAnnual sports event: Abbr.William I. Johnston
104AColl. hoops competition (4)Brendan Emmett Quigley
32AAnnual B-ball championshipJim Page
21ATrivial pursuitManny Nosowsky
50AHoops competition, brieflyBrendan Emmett Quigley
23ASomething to pick (2)Kent Lorentzen
5DN.Y.C. hoops contestNancy Salomon
61DIt may be picked (3)David J. Kahn
66DCritic's pick? (2)Monica Krausse
32AOldest U.S. hoops contestRaymond Hamel
32DPostseason contest, for shortChuck Deodene
57DSmall point to criticizeBarbara Campitelli
113DTiny carp?Randolph Ross
73AAnnual hoops event, familiarlyDavid J. Kahn
27ASomething to pick (2)Rich Norris
67DAnnual basketball event: Abbr.Peter Gordon
47ALouse-to-be (4)T. Payne
24ABaby buggy?K. Hodge
64AParasite's eggB. Lubbers
35AAnnual sports event at 47-AcrossA. J. Santora
24AAnnual hoops contest: Abbr.Gregory E. Paul
32AIt's a little louseSidney L. Robbins
124DMar. tourneyRandolph Ross

3 results for NIT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Aug 27, 2006diagramless18AMinor complaintJim Hyres
Apr 22, 2001acrosticLSports event started in 1938 with six teams (abbr.)Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Aug 9, 1998diagramless17AHoops contest, for shortFred Piscop

71 results for NIT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
66DLittle louseRobert HerrigTaub
10DKind of pickerA. J. SantoraMaleska
67DWit or pick precederWalter CovellMaleska
132DUnit of luminous intensityNorma SteinbergMaleska
103DColl. basketball tourneyCharles M. DeberMaleska
105DBryant or LoosDonald V. Lee IIMaleska
70DBasketball tourn.Kay SullivanMaleska
57DKind of pickerA. J. SantoraMaleska
5DWit or pick precederNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
64DPostseason coll. hoopsters' contestBernard MerenMaleska
60DColl. basketball contestLarry GoldhirschMaleska
45ASee 29 AcrossCharles M. DeberMaleska
27APick or wit precederMary M. MurdochMaleska
36APick lead-inVirginia L. YatesMaleska
7DBasketball tourn.Jesse RoarkeMaleska
3DBasketball tourn. lettersNancy McCarthyMaleska
10DAnnual court tourn.Joe ClonickMaleska
123DKind of witJeanette K. BrillMaleska
61ABasketball tourn.William JarvisMaleska
40DKind of witJohn M. SamsonMaleska
55DA basketball tourn.Arthur SchulmanMaleska
36AKind of witJames R. BurnsMaleska
34DKind of pickerJoe ClonickMaleska
70ABasketball tourn.Stanley GlassMaleska
26ABasketball tourn.Herb L. RisteenMaleska
56DKind of picker or witI. Judah KoolykMaleska
34DEgg of a PArasitic insectA. J. SantoraMaleska
23AImmature parasiteKathryn RighterMaleska
148DKind of pick or witMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
25AN.Y.C. court tournamentVincent L. OsborneMaleska
29DN.Y.C. court tournamentHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
70DKind of wit or pickFrances HansenMaleska
18AInsect eggJim PlacknerWeng
19AInsect eggMarjorie PedersenWeng
23AInsect eggDeWitt AndersonWeng
50APick or witThreba JohnsonWeng
126DInsect eggTom MixonWeng
38AInsect eggBaronWeng
62DInsect eggHallie & Gerald ParsonsWeng
16DKind of pickerBert BeamanWeng
9D___ pick (cavil)Harriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
38DJuvenile louseUnknownWeng
57AInsect eggUnknownWeng
47DBasketball tourney: Abbr.UnknownWeng
8DInsect eggUnknownWeng
50AInsect eggUnknownWeng
25AInsect eggUnknownWeng
21DBasketball tourney: Abbr.UnknownWeng
8DBasketball tourney: Abbr.UnknownWeng
39ABasketball tourney: Abbr.UnknownWeng
47APost season basketball tourney: Abbr.UnknownWeng
27DN. Y.'s basketball tourney.A. J. SantoraFarrar
151DSlangy negative.Threba JohnsonFarrar
19ASlangy negative.UnknownFarrar
54DParasite egg.Kay RichmanFarrar
62DSlangy negative.UnknownFarrar
96DWee louse.Ted DombrasFarrar
56DInsect egg.Helen FasuloFarrar
56DKind of wit.UnknownFarrar
105AInsect egg.Maura JacobsonFarrar
52AInsect egg.Bernice GordonFarrar
4DInsect egg.Evelyn E. SmithFarrar
24DInsect egg.Charles E. GerschFarrar
50AParasite's egg.UnknownFarrar
36DKind of wit.UnknownFarrar
34AEgg of an insect.UnknownFarrar
36DEgg of a parasite.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
108DInsect egg.W. W. WebsterFarrar
127AYoung insect.W. W. WebsterFarrar
73DStage of insect life.Harriot T. CookeFarrar
71DInsect egg.G. O. ButlerFarrar