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190 results for POOR

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Apr 21, 201843AHave-nots, with "the"Daniel Nierenberg
Thu Nov 23, 20174DD (8)Howard Barkin
Sat Aug 19, 201745D"How ___ are they that have not patience!": IagoMark Diehl
Sat Mar 4, 201729DLameMary Lou Guizzo
Wed Oct 5, 201623DD-worthy (3)Michael Dewey
Sat Aug 6, 201635ALike a young Jay GatsbyDavid Phillips
Wed Apr 20, 201662DD-worthy (3)Tom McCoy
Sun Oct 4, 201572ASlipshodJeremy Newton
Wed Jul 15, 20156DD-worthy (3)Bruce Haight
Sun Jun 14, 2015108AThird-classRandolph Ross
Wed Apr 29, 201531DD (8)Daniel Landman
Mon Jun 9, 201410D"You ___ thing!"Tom McCoy
Sat May 10, 201451AInadequateBarry C. Silk
Thu Mar 13, 201426AD (8)Alex Vratsanos
Thu Jun 20, 20131AStart of a word ladder whose first and last words are suggested by 36-AcrossElizabeth C. Gorski
Wed May 8, 201321DWhat "D" meansBruce Venzke
Thu Aug 30, 201230DLess than fairStu Ockman
Thu Apr 19, 201227DOnes protected by a safety net, with "the"Sean Dobbin
Mon Mar 19, 201218ADestituteJeremy Horwitz
Wed Dec 14, 201167ALike a D-Tim Croce
Wed Nov 11, 200959DRobin Hood's beneficiaries, with "the"Kelsey Blakley
Fri Oct 23, 200939DBelow C level?Barry C. Silk
Fri Dec 19, 200852DDescription of 15-DownNatan Last
Sun Sep 14, 200833AMeager (2)Jeremy Newton
Wed Mar 14, 200711DUnfortunatePeter A. Collins
Thu Mar 1, 20074DMeanSteven E. Atwood
Thu Nov 2, 200612DHardscrabbleJohn Farmer
Wed Oct 26, 20056DD (8)Adam G. Perl
Mon Sep 12, 20055DImpoverished (2)Michael Shteyman
Fri Nov 26, 200441ALike Ali Baba, at firstManny Nosowsky
Sat Jun 12, 200416A"D" (8)Henry Hook
Sun Nov 17, 200275AMeager (2)Richard and Judith Martin
Wed Sep 19, 200165AHood's beneficiaries, with "the"Steven Dorfman
Wed Aug 15, 200115ANeedy (4)Karen Young Bonin
Sat Feb 24, 200132AIneptRich Norris
Thu Jan 4, 200110DD (8)Nancy S. Ross
Tue Oct 17, 20007DPoverty-strickenPeter Gordon
Wed Oct 11, 20002DRobin's beneficiariesGreg Staples
Wed May 10, 200055DNeedy (4)Zack Butler
Tue Dec 14, 199967A"D" (8)Richard Chisholm
Wed Nov 3, 19992DHard up (2)Greg Staples
Tue Mar 16, 199910AImpoverished (2)Fred Piscop
Tue Feb 23, 199935DD (8)Robert Zimmerman
Mon Nov 3, 19977DOpposite of richStephanie Spadaccini
Wed Jun 18, 19971ANeedy (4)Stanley B. Whitten
Mon Nov 6, 199534A"Alas ____ Yorick..."Roger H. Courtney
Thu Jul 6, 199513DNeedy (4)David J. Kahn
Fri Dec 9, 199455AHard up (2)Matt Gaffney
Tue Oct 11, 199470ALike Franklin's RichardBernice Gordon
Mon Apr 4, 199451DRating a DBetty Jorgensen

1 result for POOR from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Sep 1, 2013diagramless5DNeedyJoel Fagliano

139 results for POOR from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Dec 31, 199214ANot even mediocreJudith PerryMaleska
Wed Dec 9, 199228DIn needHarold B. CountsMaleska
Sat Oct 10, 199221ANeedyRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Sun Feb 16, 199248DOn one's uppersJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Wed Oct 16, 199154DLike a churchmouse?Martin Ashwood-SmithMaleska
Sat Jul 20, 199152DOn one's uppersJesse RoarkeMaleska
Thu Jun 6, 199165AIndigentLois SidwayMaleska
Wed Jan 23, 199141D"Alas! ___ Yorick"Virginia ButlerMaleska
Sat Sep 29, 199062AIndigentErnst TheimerMaleska
Fri Sep 21, 19906AImpecuniousJack LechnerMaleska
Mon Jun 18, 19904D___ Richard of Almanack fameSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri Jun 15, 199063AThey need helpArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Fri Jun 8, 199046DOn one's uppersWilliam CanineMaleska
Sun Jan 14, 199048DIndigentKay SullivanMaleska
Mon Dec 11, 198913APoverty-strickenSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Thu Nov 16, 198937DIndigentErnst TheimerMaleska
Fri Sep 29, 198954DAdjective for YorickBetty JorgensenMaleska
Wed Aug 2, 198960AIndigentMimi MoodyMaleska
Sat Jul 22, 198919AKind of farm or houseDaniel GirardiMaleska
Wed May 17, 198963AInferiorJean J. DavisonMaleska
Mon Mar 20, 198959DIndigentSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Jan 31, 198817ALike a church mouseRobert W. SturgesMaleska
Sun Jan 24, 198825DAdjective for RichardMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Wed Sep 23, 198746DImpoverishedDorothy DavisMaleska
Tue Sep 15, 198736D___ Clare (nun)Bette Sue CohenMaleska
Wed Aug 5, 198724AOf low qualityJohn GreenmanMaleska
Thu Jul 23, 19879ABelow parLouis SabinMaleska
Mon Jul 6, 19871DImpoverishedLouis SabinMaleska
Mon May 25, 198728DLike a church mouseSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Wed Oct 8, 19862DIn needShirley SolowayMaleska
Tue Sep 16, 198640DFaultyEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Thu Jul 24, 198631ALess than adequateBernice GordonMaleska
Wed Mar 26, 19866DNeedyLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Fri Mar 7, 19862DStrappedS. E. WilkinsonMaleska
Thu Oct 17, 198548A___ boy (hero sandwich)Kathryn RighterMaleska
Tue Sep 10, 198534AIndigentMimi MoodyMaleska
Fri Aug 23, 19858DLike a student's DRobert KatzMaleska
Mon May 13, 198554DKind of relationJohnsonMaleska
Wed Mar 6, 198514AMeagerJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Thu Sep 13, 198447AIndigentEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thu Jan 5, 198439AScantyWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Jul 25, 198319AInferiorJames R. BurnsMaleska
Thu Jul 14, 198351DPenuriousBette Sue CohenMaleska
Thu Feb 17, 198355AImpoverishedJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Thu Jan 6, 19838DImpoverishedWhittenMaleska
Wed Sep 1, 198264A___ boy (hero sandwich)RabinowitzMaleska
Sun Apr 11, 1982129A___ RichardStanley GlassMaleska
Sat Mar 6, 198245AMeagerEdward MarcheseMaleska
Thu Jun 4, 198114AOn one's uppersHugh McElroyMaleska
Mon Jun 9, 198037DLacking abilityHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Mar 5, 19808DInferiorA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sat Aug 25, 197954ASalem ___, black Revolutionary War heroFred KellerMaleska
Tue Jul 25, 197841DInferiorSara V. TuckermanMaleska
Wed Nov 30, 197739DLike Butterfly or RichardLouis BaronMaleska
Sun Nov 13, 1977112AAdjective for YorickHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Mon Sep 19, 197733AIndigentRickertMaleska
Thu May 26, 19777DImpoverishedJames A. BrusselMaleska
Mon May 16, 197717AInferiorMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Sun Mar 13, 197796DUnfortunateLouis C. Mandes Jr.Maleska
Fri Jan 14, 197731ALess than fairReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Tue Dec 23, 19752DInferiorMartin BryanWeng
Tue Sep 30, 197518AKind of boy or boxMartha J. DeWittWeng
Mon Sep 15, 19757DKind of box or boyDennis ListortWeng
Tue Sep 2, 197532DDown-and-outLouis SabinWeng
Tue Jun 17, 197543ALow-gradeMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Fri May 31, 197459A"Blessed are the ___ in spirit"Sophie FiermanWeng
Mon Nov 12, 197310AKind of boyUnknownWeng
Sun Jul 29, 1973130DStraitenedElmer ToroWeng
Mon Jul 23, 197312DUnacceptableUnknownWeng
Tue Jul 10, 197327DChurchmouse statusUnknownWeng
Sun May 20, 1973103DRichard or boyPeter T. ThorntonWeng
Mon Oct 2, 19727DInferiorUnknownWeng
Sat Sep 23, 197224AIndigentUnknownWeng
Thu Feb 10, 197240DWord for RichardUnknownWeng
Mon Jan 17, 197254AMeagerUnknownWeng
Mon Sep 20, 197123AIn needUnknownWeng
Fri Jun 11, 197138DLike Richard of the almanacUnknownWeng
Wed May 5, 197139DMeagerUnknownWeng
Wed Dec 9, 197052ALow ratingUnknownWeng
Sat Aug 22, 19705DNear-flunking markUnknownWeng
Sat Jul 5, 196919ADeficient.UnknownWeng
Fri Feb 14, 196952DDestitute.UnknownWeng
Fri Oct 25, 196811DScanty.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 20, 196835AInadequate.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 18, 196867AInferior.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 18, 19673DInadequate.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 17, 196776ABelow average.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Tue Dec 12, 196737DMeager.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 14, 196771AInadequate.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thu Mar 9, 196747AInadequate.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Sat Feb 5, 196630AInadequate.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 12, 19656DAdjective for Butterfly.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jun 2, 196556AUnfavorable.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 2, 196413DInferior.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 10, 196343AInferior.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Thu Jul 18, 19637DUnfavorable.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 28, 19638DBarren.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 20, 196353AInferior.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 15, 196278AScanty.Jean ReedFarrar
Mon Jun 4, 196254DImperfect.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wed Sep 27, 19617DInferior.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 1, 196164AInferior.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 16, 196170AUnfortunate.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 18, 196124AImpecunious.UnknownFarrar
Mon Dec 26, 196036AInadequate.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 10, 196034DInadequate.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 12, 196064AUnfortunate.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 19, 195934AInadequate.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 29, 195980AUnfortunate.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thu Aug 27, 195924A___ Richard.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun Apr 5, 1959108ARichard-like.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun May 18, 195855AInadequate.A. H. Drummond Jr.Farrar
Fri Apr 25, 195858AInadequate.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Apr 13, 195872AAdjective for Yorick.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Fri Aug 17, 195644AInferior.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thu Aug 9, 195654D"___ Richard."Rosa JosephsFarrar
Sun Jul 8, 195678AInadequate.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sat Jun 30, 195645AUnsatisfactory.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Mon Jan 16, 195661AInadequate.Herbert LyleFarrar
Fri Sep 30, 195519A"___ Richard's Almanac."UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 16, 195561ANeedy.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 13, 195520DWorthy of pity.Roberta MorseFarrar
Tue Nov 30, 195438A"___ Richard."UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 26, 195451DInadequate.Ruth OliverFarrar
Thu Jun 17, 19548DInadequate.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed Mar 3, 195468AInferior.Roberta MorseFarrar
Fri Oct 9, 195364AInferior.S. A. KayFarrar
Mon Jul 6, 195344DA kind of house.George HendersonFarrar
Tue Jun 2, 195359AHapless.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wed May 21, 195234AInadequate.UnknownFarrar
Sat May 17, 195263AInadequate.UnknownFarrar
Wed May 14, 195261AImpecunious.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 19, 195224AUnsatisfactory.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 7, 195117ARichard or Butterfly.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 24, 195113A"___ Butterfly."Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Jun 26, 194986AUnworthy.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Dec 5, 1948114A"___ splendid wings."Elizabeth PattersonFarrar
Sun Mar 2, 194777AInsignificant.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun May 31, 194291A"How ___ are they that have not patience!"—Othello.Jack LuzzattoFarrar