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224 results for RARER

56 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Mar 18, 201858DNot so common (3)Daniel Raymon
Mon Dec 4, 201756DHarder to find (6)Alan Arbesfeld
Mon Jul 24, 201762ALess common (5)Peter Gordon
Sat Sep 24, 201636ALike safeties vis-à-vis field goalsMary Lou Guizzo
Thu Sep 8, 201616ALike perfect games vis-à-vis no-hittersJoanne Sullivan
Sun Mar 16, 201477DMore pink, perhapsJeremy Newton
Fri Aug 9, 201359ALess often seenPatrick Berry
Sun Aug 4, 201322AHarder to come bySteven Ginzburg
Sun Feb 3, 201363DMore pink, maybeDan Schoenholz
Sun Dec 18, 201155DNot so prevalentPatrick Merrell
Mon Dec 12, 201127DNot so well-done (3)Gary Cee
Sat Oct 22, 201145DWorth more to collectors, sayPatrick Berry
Fri Oct 14, 201153DMore bloody, so to speakCaleb Madison and J.A.S.A. Class
Tue Aug 30, 201155DLess done, as steakBernice Gordon
Tue Mar 29, 201150AHarder to locatePeter A. Collins
Wed Sep 29, 20101DLess well doneCharles Gersch
Sat Mar 27, 201042DNot so easy to get one's hands onSamuel A. Donaldson
Tue Jul 21, 20092DLess common (5)Donna S. Levin
Thu Jun 11, 200910DPinker, perhapsAlex Boisvert
Wed May 6, 200960ALess typical (3)Michael Callaway Barnhart
Wed Apr 8, 200937ANot so common (3)Joey Weissbrot
Tue Apr 7, 200956ALess common (5)Joon Pahk
Fri Dec 19, 20086DMore enticing to a philatelist, sayNatan Last
Mon Jan 21, 200815AMore unusualAndrea Carla Michaels
Thu Jan 17, 200831DNot so well done (3)Matt Ginsberg
Sun Apr 1, 200736DLike triple plays compared to double playsPaula Gamache
Fri Jan 5, 200737ALike tigers vis-à-vis lionsPaula Gamache
Tue Sep 12, 200644APinker in the middleJames R. Leeds
Sun Aug 20, 2006109ANot done as well?Richard Silvestri
Tue Feb 14, 200667AMore pink, as steakKevan Choset
Sat Feb 4, 20063DLike rhinos vis-à-vis elephantsPhilip C. Ordway
Tue Jun 21, 200525DHarder to find (6)Nancy Kavanaugh
Sat Jun 4, 200525DWith more to be done?Byron Walden
Sun May 15, 200543DLess typical (3)Patrick Berry
Wed Mar 30, 200525DNot so common (3)Richard Silvestri
Tue Feb 22, 200552DScarcerEd Early
Sun Oct 3, 200418ALess typical (3)Randolph Ross
Sun Feb 29, 2004119ALess seenPatrick Merrell
Sun Jul 6, 200329APinker, in a wayRobert H. Wolfe
Mon Jan 27, 200322DNot as common (2)Stanley Newman
Wed Jun 26, 200258ARelatively redNancy Salomon
Fri Sep 28, 20011DMore enticing, to a philatelistPeter Gordon
Mon Oct 23, 200048DHarder to find (6)Nancy Salomon and Marjorie Berg
Tue Aug 29, 200031ALess common (5)Peter Gordon
Fri Jun 23, 200023DDone less?Noah Dephoure
Tue Apr 20, 19993DLess common (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Mon Mar 29, 199926DPinker than pinkBill Ballard
Fri Oct 9, 199829ACloser to extinctionCathy Millhauser
Fri Apr 4, 199716AHarder to find (6)Gerald R. Ferguson
Mon Feb 10, 199712DHarder to find (6)S. Burns
Sun Oct 1, 199515DHarder to find (6)Frank A. Longo
Sun Sep 24, 1995102DNot so well done (3)Randolph Ross
Thu Mar 9, 199518ANot as common (2)Alex Vaughn
Mon Jun 6, 199423APinker insideRobert Zimmerman
Sun Feb 27, 1994111DMore collectible, maybeBette Sue Cohen
Mon Jan 10, 199411DTwice as unlikelyRandolph Ross

1 result for RARER from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Feb 16, 2014diagramless18ANot so easy to come byFred Piscop

167 results for RARER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Jul 6, 199322AMore unusualRobert HerrigMaleska
Sat Mar 13, 19937DMore scarceKevin BoyleMaleska
Tue Jan 5, 199314AMore unusualAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sun Dec 20, 1992116ALess prevalentJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Fri Nov 20, 199211DLess commonJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sat Mar 21, 199230DMore distinctiveTimothy S. LewisMaleska
Thu Sep 5, 199127DMore uncommonJudith PerryMaleska
Thu Aug 29, 199151DLess commonLouis SabinMaleska
Sun Dec 30, 1990110ALess well doneNancy Scandrett RossMaleska
Tue Sep 25, 199026DLess commonJoe ClonickMaleska
Sat Sep 22, 19908D" . . . ___ gifts than gold": BrookeNancy JolineMaleska
Fri Jul 27, 199027DHarder to findRoger H. CourtneyMaleska
Tue Jun 12, 199028DMore uncommonMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Wed Jun 6, 199027DMore unusualBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sun May 27, 199050AMore difficult to findShirley SolowayMaleska
Thu Feb 15, 199027DMore unusualAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Fri Nov 10, 198921DLess easy to findCalista LuminatiMaleska
Sun Sep 17, 198974DLess manifoldJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Mon Jul 31, 198952DLess commonPeter G. SnowMaleska
Sun May 21, 198973DScarcerThomas W. UnderhillMaleska
Tue Nov 8, 198868ASeen lessLouis SabinMaleska
Sun Oct 23, 198874DLess frequentJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tue Sep 6, 198861AMore scarceWhittenMaleska
Tue Jul 19, 198829DMore unusualAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sat Feb 6, 198815DMore like a day in JuneKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Sat Dec 26, 19879AMore recherchéJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sun Nov 22, 1987114AMore uncommonBette Sue CohenMaleska
Mon Sep 21, 198731DLess commonJames R. BurnsMaleska
Mon Aug 31, 198750DMore unusualSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Aug 30, 198724AMore uncommonBernice GordonMaleska
Mon Dec 1, 198635DLess often foundFred TooleMaleska
Sat Nov 22, 198630DLess commonKenneth WitteMaleska
Mon Nov 10, 198627DLess commonJames R. BurnsMaleska
Sat Aug 2, 198619ALess commonKenneth WitteMaleska
Sun Jul 6, 198638DMore uncommonBette Sue CohenMaleska
Mon Apr 14, 198630DThinner, as airArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sat Jan 12, 19859DOf great singularityJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Mon Jan 7, 198571ANot so commonEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Thu Nov 22, 198415AScarcerTroxellMaleska
Sun Dec 4, 198346DLess commonMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Thu Sep 22, 198360AMore atypicalJohn R. ProsserMaleska
Wed Jul 20, 198323ALess commonEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Mon May 23, 19836DLess commonVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Thu Apr 28, 198368ALess abundantEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Apr 13, 198336ALess abundantEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sat Apr 2, 198347DLess prevalentRobert KatzMaleska
Sun Jan 9, 198339DIn shorter supplyLouis BaronMaleska
Thu Nov 25, 198216AThinnerI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Mon Nov 8, 198231DLess commonSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sat Aug 7, 198258AHarder to findWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sat Jun 26, 198215AHarder to findWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thu Oct 8, 198120DThinner in density, as gasesJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tue Sep 23, 198032DMore uncommonFrank GearyMaleska
Tue May 13, 198056ALess commonWaltuchMaleska
Fri Mar 14, 198012DMore uncommonBert H. KruseMaleska
Fri Jan 4, 198039ALess plentifulC. J. AngioMaleska
Mon Jun 11, 197929DLess cooked, as a steakJean J. DavisonMaleska
Sat May 27, 197823DMore uncommonElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Fri Feb 3, 197823AHarder to findWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Nov 20, 1977109ALess commonAnthony B. CanningMaleska
Wed Dec 22, 197632DMore unusualSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Thu Nov 11, 197622AFinerJack LuzzattoWeng
Wed Jun 2, 197628DLess commonEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Wed May 12, 197610DMore choiceSophie FiermanWeng
Sun May 9, 197686AHarder to findHerb RisteenWeng
Fri Apr 9, 197615AHarder to findWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Wed Mar 17, 197658ALess often seenWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tue Jun 24, 19752DLess commonVirginia GodwinWeng
Mon Jun 9, 197528DMore unusualAndrew LeskoWeng
Thu Mar 13, 197544DMore uncommonJean J. DavisonWeng
Sun Mar 9, 197587DNot as denseMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Sun Dec 1, 197412DThinnerGeorge MadridWeng
Sat Nov 9, 197433DMore scarceAnthony B. CanningWeng
Tue Oct 1, 197431DHarder to findLois HillisWeng
Sun Apr 28, 197498DNot as commonJoseph LaFauciWeng
Fri Mar 29, 197422AMore unusualBert H. KruseWeng
Mon Oct 22, 197356AMore uniqueUnknownWeng
Wed Nov 8, 19725ALess well doneUnknownWeng
Sat Oct 14, 197247AMore exceptionalUnknownWeng
Sun Sep 17, 197278DMore unusualThreba JohnsonWeng
Mon Sep 11, 197227DMore undercookedUnknownWeng
Tue Jul 13, 197141AMore exceptionalUnknownWeng
Sat Feb 20, 197144AMore unusualUnknownWeng
Wed May 27, 197015ALike some steakUnknownWeng
Tue Feb 24, 197016ALess availableUnknownWeng
Tue Nov 4, 196915ALess frequent.UnknownWeng
Wed Oct 15, 196950DMore uncommon.UnknownWeng
Sat Oct 19, 196845DLess frequent.UnknownFarrar
Mon Sep 16, 196847DHarder to find.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 16, 196847AThinner.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 25, 196866ANot so prevalent.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Nov 17, 196751ALess common.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Sun Oct 22, 196744DHarder to find.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Thu Sep 21, 196731DLess usual.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Tue Jul 4, 196752DMore unusual.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Thu Mar 9, 196755DMore tenuous.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Sun Feb 19, 196738DHarder to find.Jean ReedFarrar
Sun Jan 29, 196785AThinner.William LutwiniakFarrar
Mon Jan 16, 196715AMore excellent.Norton RhoadesFarrar
Tue Aug 2, 196647DFiner.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 8, 196623DMore unusual.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 8, 19656DThinner.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 21, 196560ALess frequent.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 10, 196531DMore excellent.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 25, 19645DNot so dense.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 31, 196450DLess common.UnknownFarrar
Mon May 11, 196449DLess commonUnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 7, 19633DThinner.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thu Oct 31, 196314AThinner, as air.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 6, 196330DMore exceptional.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 19, 196340DThinner.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Mon Jan 7, 196342AHarder to find.Jean ReedFarrar
Sat Nov 3, 196225DMore valuable, as a coin.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 25, 196255DThinner, as air.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 8, 1962112AVery hard to find.Roberta MorseFarrar
Sat Feb 10, 196233AMore unusual.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 17, 196157DLess common.Sidney LambertFarrar
Tue Jun 27, 196152AMore excellent.UnknownFarrar
Sat Mar 19, 196049DMore precious.UnknownFarrar
Tue Feb 16, 196015AMore unusual.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 4, 195929DLess plentiful.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 7, 195959ALess common.George LaczkoFarrar
Wed Apr 1, 195945AMore infrequent.Robert HeglerFarrar
Tue Sep 9, 195830DMore precious.Ruth L. RutkayFarrar
Sat Jun 7, 195850DThinner.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sat Mar 15, 195829DOf thinner texture.Peter AllenFarrar
Tue Dec 24, 195737DThinner.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 18, 195732DMore seldom seen.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 6, 195724ANot so well done.Natalie HankemeyerFarrar
Sun Sep 15, 1957120AThinner.Harold T. BersFarrar
Fri Jun 28, 195728DMore excellent.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Dec 30, 195632AThinner.Diana SessionsFarrar
Fri Dec 7, 19561DThinner.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Sep 16, 195685AFiner.Grace HosterFarrar
Mon May 28, 195653AMore unusual.Alice H. CookFarrar
Sun Mar 4, 195638DMore unusual.Marjorie ConnellyFarrar
Sun Jan 8, 195663ALess frequent.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thu Oct 6, 195525ALess usual.Marjorie M. ConnellyFarrar
Mon Jul 18, 195522DMore excellent.Fletcher CoatesFarrar
Fri Apr 22, 195543DLess frequent.Helen BarnardFarrar
Thu Sep 2, 195449DThinner.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Sat Feb 6, 195441AMore underdone.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 14, 195453DOf thinner texture.Louise RabbFarrar
Tue Nov 3, 195324DMore excellent.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 23, 195348AOf thinner texture.Dorothy SmithFarrar
Sun Feb 22, 195384ANot as common.Herbert ArensbergFarrar
Sat Feb 21, 195322DOf less frequency.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sun Oct 26, 19526DHarder to find.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Mon Aug 25, 19522DThinner.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 12, 195250AMore tempting to collectors.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 11, 19522DScarcer.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 13, 195264AMore unusual.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 18, 195241AMore infrequent.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 6, 195224AMore valuable, as a stamp.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 4, 1951104AThinner.Evelyn SmithFarrar
Sat Aug 11, 195149DMore uncommon.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 27, 195152DMore unusual.Louise RabbFarrar
Tue Mar 13, 195122AMore unusual.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 12, 1950116AMore unusual.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun Feb 19, 195088DFiner.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun Feb 6, 194971DLess usual.G. A. K. SuttonFarrar
Sun Oct 3, 194847AMore unusual.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Sun Oct 5, 19476DMore infrequent.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sun Aug 17, 1947101DLess frequent.Waldo RansonFarrar
Sun Jul 2, 194471AMore infrequent.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Jun 6, 194310DLess frequent.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Jun 14, 194213DScarcer.Charles Merz and Arthur Hays SulzbergerFarrar