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38 results for TERSER

11 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, December 20, 20171DMore conciseTalitha Randall
Saturday, July 9, 201628DLike Hemingway vis-à-vis most other writersJosh Knapp
Friday, July 8, 201642AMore compactBarry C. Silk
Wednesday, July 3, 20131DMore to the point (2)Pamela Klawitter
Wednesday, March 27, 201369ANot as long-windedDavid J. Kahn
Thursday, December 10, 200933DComparatively clippedTrip Payne
Thursday, January 8, 200432DLess wordyMichael Shteyman
Friday, March 7, 200324AMore to the point (2)Harvey Estes
Tuesday, September 3, 200225ALess verbose (2)Don West
Sunday, October 31, 1999119AMore apothegmaticFrank Longo
Thursday, February 27, 199742DLess verbose (2)Raymond C. Young

1 result for TERSER from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
May 14, 2000cryptic21DHaving fewer words in printer's error (6)Trip Payne

26 results for TERSER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wednesday, September 9, 199242AMore compendiousEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, February 9, 199252DMore compendiousJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tuesday, December 25, 199023AMore conciseJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thursday, August 10, 19899DMore conciseAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Monday, February 6, 198947DMore conciseAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, October 23, 198872DMore laconicJohn GreenmanMaleska
Monday, September 19, 198843AMore pithyPeter SwiftMaleska
Saturday, January 30, 198810DMore succinctBernard MerenMaleska
Monday, July 13, 198746AShorterRita YelleMaleska
Friday, October 31, 198651DMore succinctJoy L. WoukMaleska
Saturday, January 11, 198628ANot so verboseWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, January 26, 198323ALess verboseJoy L. WoukMaleska
Saturday, October 30, 198220AMore succinctEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Friday, October 9, 198122ANot so prolixNancy McCarthyMaleska
Tuesday, March 17, 198163AMore succinctA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, December 5, 197847DMore succinctHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, January 18, 197862AMore pithyWeilMaleska
Sunday, June 12, 197746AMore succinctJay ScottMaleska
Sunday, November 17, 197450DMore pithyArnold MossWeng
Tuesday, July 24, 196267AMore pithy.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 12, 196011DMore succinct.UnknownFarrar
Friday, January 4, 195716DLess prolix.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wednesday, September 10, 195250DMore succinct.UnknownFarrar
Friday, March 16, 195148ASententiously more concise.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 12, 1950109AMore succinct.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sunday, September 29, 194618DMore compact.Lester KeeneFarrar