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42 results for PEDANT

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Aug 12, 2018117ANitpicky know-it-allRoss Trudeau
Thu Jul 13, 201764ANitpicker (3)Lewis E. Rothlein
Sat Apr 2, 201641AMember of the grammar police, e.g.Doug Peterson and Brad Wilber
Fri Jul 17, 20151DNitpicker (3)Paolo Pasco
Thu Jul 23, 199850DHairsplitter (2)Randall J. Hartman
Wed Apr 3, 199623ANitpicker (3)M. Gaffney
Fri Dec 17, 199341AHairsplitter (2)James Neal

35 results for PEDANT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Sep 24, 199265AFormalistJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Sat Jan 28, 19895DOne who goes strictly by the bookBernard MerenMaleska
Sun Aug 2, 198725DFormalist in teachingJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Wed Jan 8, 19865DAcademic formalistJudith PerryMaleska
Mon May 13, 198526ANarrow-minded teacherJohnsonMaleska
Sun Apr 22, 198414DBluestockingTap OsbornMaleska
Sat Aug 20, 198348DNarrow-minded teacherHickmottMaleska
Mon Jul 4, 198324ANarrow-minded teacherLouis SabinMaleska
Sat Mar 5, 19834DCertain sticklerKay SullivanMaleska
Thu Jul 15, 198244APompous parader of knowledgeBert H. KruseMaleska
Tue Feb 2, 198241APetty academicLazerMaleska
Mon Jan 16, 197810DBookish boreHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Sep 15, 197644DGrandiloquent oneJack L. SteinhardtWeng
Wed Sep 1, 197638APrecisionistHugh P. HollandWeng
Sun Oct 26, 19755DFormalistEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Mon Aug 5, 197412DHe knows he knowsThomas SheehanWeng
Tue Jun 25, 19742DTiresome scholarJoseph LaFauciWeng
Mon May 8, 197241AAcademic boreUnknownWeng
Wed Aug 13, 196928ANit-picking scholar.UnknownWeng
Fri Jun 28, 196825ALearned one.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 27, 196547DNarrow-minded one.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 12, 196517ATeacher of a sort.UnknownFarrar
Wed Oct 28, 196446ABluestocking's cousin.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 22, 196225AFinical scholar.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Tue Aug 11, 195937DOverly erudite one.Jay SheldonFarrar
Sat Oct 11, 195826ABluestocking.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Apr 20, 195833DKnow-it-all.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tue Mar 18, 19586DPetty scholar.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed Dec 11, 195728ABluestocking.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 28, 195630DPrecise pedagogue.W. E. JonesFarrar
Mon Sep 5, 195549AScholarly showoff.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 16, 195534ANarrow-minded one.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Oct 25, 1953138AScholar.Harold T. BersFarrar
Mon Dec 24, 195144AIntellectual snob.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 6, 19514DLearned show-off.UnknownFarrar