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84 results for PITY

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Sep 19, 201832D"Too bad!"Scot Ober and Jeff Chen
Sat Sep 23, 201736DOpposite of schadenfreude (2)Robyn Weintraub
Sun Nov 20, 201629AShameEd Sessa
Tue Oct 4, 201666A"What a ___!" ("Too bad!")Sam Buchbinder
Fri Oct 2, 201544DRegrettable situationPatrick Berry
Thu Aug 15, 201318AIt may be "aw"-inspiringJeff Chen
Wed Dec 8, 201048DUnfortunate circumstanceMike Nothnagel
Sun Aug 1, 201043D"The scavenger of misery," per ShawBrendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Apr 30, 201032AOpposite of schadenfreude (2)Natan Last
Sun Dec 20, 200965D"A woman's ___ often opens the door to love": Henry Ward BeecherAlan Arbesfeld
Sat May 3, 200856D"___ makes suffering contagious": NietzschePatrick Berry
Sun Mar 30, 200864AUnfortunate developmentPaula Gamache
Sun Apr 1, 200712DTerrible shamePaula Gamache
Thu Oct 26, 20067DCompassion (5)Todd McClary and Dave Tuller
Wed Sep 20, 200639DCompassion (5)Joe DiPietro
Thu Apr 15, 200421A"What a shame"Manny Nosowsky
Tue Oct 7, 200343ACompassion (5)Steve Jones
Sun Aug 24, 200329AWistful comment, after "a"Patrick Berry
Thu Feb 13, 20039ABleed forJoe DiPietro
Mon Nov 26, 200113DFeel sorry for (3)Bette Sue Cohen
Tue Jun 15, 199970AFeel sorry for (3)Stephanie Spadaccini
Wed Feb 24, 199928DRuefulnessMark Elliot Skolsky
Mon Aug 31, 19985AFeeling for the unfortunateBrendan Emmett Quigley
Mon Jun 10, 199666AFeel sorry for (3)S. Spadaccini
Wed Dec 20, 199531DCompassion (5)Lois Sidway
Fri Sep 8, 199568ACompassion (5)A.J. Santora

58 results for PITY from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri Aug 20, 199353ACommiserationNancy JolineMaleska
Thu Jun 13, 199113DCompassionKenneth WitteMaleska
Wed Jul 25, 199021ASympathetic sorrowStanley GlassMaleska
Fri Mar 2, 199017ASympathyWilliam BaxleyMaleska
Thu Oct 5, 198920A"Town Without ___," 1961 filmJim PageMaleska
Fri Dec 14, 198444APathosDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sat Jul 28, 198424ASympathyJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sun Jul 25, 1982102DCompassionAlex F. BlackMaleska
Wed Feb 13, 198051D"And never a saint took ___ . . . "Alfio MicciMaleska
Fri Aug 24, 197953ACommiserationEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Fri Mar 9, 197942A"For ___ runneth soon in gentle hearts": ChaucerVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Tue Nov 22, 197721A"___ ever healeth envy": F. BaconJack LuzzattoMaleska
Wed May 11, 197770ACompassionHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Fri Feb 25, 197723DCompassionSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Fri Sep 5, 197560ACompassionSophie FiermanWeng
Sat Jan 26, 197429DCompassionH. Hastings ReddallWeng
Sun Oct 7, 197348D"What a ___" (too bad)Frances HansenWeng
Tue Feb 20, 197334D"It's a ___" (too bad)UnknownWeng
Sun Sep 10, 197224ACompassionThomas W. SchierWeng
Sun Oct 10, 197170AFeel forHume R. CraftWeng
Sat Jul 11, 19707DCompassionUnknownWeng
Mon Jun 17, 196822DCompassion.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 17, 196721ACause for regret.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tue Jul 25, 19673DSympathy.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Tue Jul 18, 196713DCompassion.Helen FasuloFarrar
Thu Jun 30, 196626ACommiseration.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 3, 196548DCompassion.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 20, 19643DCause of regret.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 12, 19643DSympathy.UnknownFarrar
Tue Aug 4, 196432DCompassion.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 26, 196364ASympathy.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 26, 196248ACompassion.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 15, 196161ASympathy.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 18, 196162ACause for regret.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 24, 196134DCompassion.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 14, 196053DCommiseration.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 24, 196027DCause for regret.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 22, 196035DCompassion.Tom MixonFarrar
Tue Mar 10, 195948DSympathy.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun Mar 1, 195941DCommiseration.Diana SessionsFarrar
Mon Jul 21, 195816ACompassion.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thu Jun 6, 195762ASympathy.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Dec 20, 195634ACause for sorrow.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Jul 15, 195645ACause for regret.Charles CrossFarrar
Sun Apr 3, 195585ACompassion.Ruth H. OliverFarrar
Wed Dec 29, 195432DCompassion.UnknownFarrar
Sat May 29, 19549ACommiseration.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wed May 26, 195422AFellow feeling.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wed Feb 17, 195428DCompassion.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 24, 195344ACommiseration.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Mon May 25, 195332AFellow feeling.S. A. KayFarrar
Mon Mar 23, 195326ASympathy.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Dec 16, 195135DCompassion.Charles CrossFarrar
Wed Mar 28, 195123AHave compassion.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 10, 194638AWhat Simon Legree lacked.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun May 21, 194458ACompassion.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun Mar 19, 194414DCompassion.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Jul 12, 194236D"But yet the ___ of it, Iago!"—Othello.Alvin AshbyFarrar