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223 results for RARER

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

1 result for RARER from Variety puzzles.

February 16, 2014diagramless18ANot so easy to come byFred Piscop

167 results for RARER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

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