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10 Results for OPTIMIST

2 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.

Friday, April 21, 201738DBull, essentiallyDamon Gulczynski
Saturday, October 6, 200134D"A guy that has never had much experience": Don MarquisRich Norris

1 result for OPTIMIST from Variety puzzles.

July 20, 2008acrosticVOne like Micawber or PanglossEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

7 results for OPTIMIST from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Wednesday, October 9, 199140AHis glass is half fullBernice GordonMaleska
Wednesday, May 21, 198625ASanguine oneMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Tuesday, April 16, 197420AOne with high hopesEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Saturday, June 30, 19731DOne with rose-colored glassesUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 12, 1964105DPositive thinker.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Wednesday, August 2, 196140DOwner of a hope chest.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 24, 195717ADr. Pangloss, for example.Jack LuzzattoFarrar

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