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161 results for THIN

43 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Saturday, October 21, 20179DAdd water to, saySamuel A. Donaldson and Brad Wilber
Friday, September 22, 201724AAttenuated (2)David Steinberg
Monday, March 14, 201610DSlender (5)Lynn Lempel
Friday, December 11, 201553AAttenuated (2)Barry C. Silk
Tuesday, July 28, 20156DSlender (5)Caleb Emmons
Wednesday, June 25, 201458DLike dangerous icePatrick Merrell
Tuesday, March 11, 201454DSlender (5)Mel Rosen
Wednesday, June 26, 201331ASkin-and-bonesDavid Steinberg (16) and Bernice Gordon (99)
Sunday, June 16, 20131DFlimsy, as an excuseMel Rosen
Sunday, April 28, 201336DWatery (2)Patrick Berry
Saturday, March 30, 201333DGracileGareth Bain
Monday, February 21, 201155DSkinny (3)Ed Sessa
Sunday, January 3, 201088DWeak, as a plotJeremy Newton
Tuesday, April 28, 200927D___ as a railMatt Ginsberg
Sunday, December 2, 200792ANot safe to skate on, saySeth A. Abel
Wednesday, October 18, 200659DDilute (5)John Farmer
Monday, September 25, 200612DSkinny (3)Lynn Lempel
Friday, July 29, 200561ALacking volumeKyle Mahowald
Thursday, May 5, 200537AUnderweightChris Sallade
Monday, June 14, 20045ASlender (5)Craig Kasper
Thursday, April 10, 20031ADilute (5)Chuck Menning and Mitch Komro
Sunday, March 23, 2003107DWeakCon Pederson
Monday, May 13, 200210AWaiflike (3)Patrick Merrell
Wednesday, March 20, 200241ASvelteElizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, March 13, 200260ALike a beanpoleEd Early
Monday, February 18, 200237AWaiflike (3)Philip Lew
Sunday, September 9, 200138DWatered down (2)Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Friday, March 23, 200146ALike India paperElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, September 24, 200054DSlicing requestRandolph Ross
Friday, October 16, 199828DHairlineMartin Ashwood-Smith
Wednesday, August 5, 199812DDilute (5)Patrick Jordan
Tuesday, July 7, 19987DWaiflike (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, June 4, 199842ADilute (5)Frances Hansen
Thursday, May 21, 199810ALean (2)Cathy Millhauser
Monday, December 22, 199733DSignificantly underweightArthur S. Verdesca
Sunday, June 1, 19974DLike a dimeRandolph Ross
Monday, September 9, 199615AWatered-down (2)S. L. Robbins
Wednesday, June 12, 199618DDilute (5)D. C. Baldwin
Thursday, May 30, 199640ADiaphanousN. S. Wizer
Monday, April 8, 199636ASlender (5)S. B. Whitten
Thursday, November 2, 199553AWatery (2)Wayne Robert Williams
Tuesday, September 26, 199553DSkinny (3)Bob Klahn & Raymond Hamel
Thursday, June 22, 199563ALean (2)Cathy Millhauser

2 results for THIN from Variety puzzles.

July 13, 2008panda34AIt's athothiated with ThatanMel Taub
January 9, 2000cryptic23ASlender item with no back (4)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

116 results for THIN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, November 1, 199352DDiluteBetty JorgensenTaub
Tuesday, June 29, 199350DHammett's "The ___ Man"Margaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Saturday, June 19, 199351DAttenuatedJean J. DavisonMaleska
Saturday, August 29, 199224AScantyTap OsbornMaleska
Tuesday, August 4, 199239DRarifiedAlfio MicciMaleska
Sunday, May 31, 199249AAttenuatedEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Monday, July 8, 199114ALeanPeter SwiftMaleska
Friday, March 8, 199122AAttenuatedArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Monday, July 30, 199044AAttenuatedReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Sunday, July 29, 199094DIchorousA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, July 30, 198963ADiluteFrances HansenMaleska
Wednesday, April 26, 198916ASlimBetty JorgensenMaleska
Monday, April 17, 198945AWateryShirley SolowayMaleska
Tuesday, November 1, 198833ASlenderAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wednesday, November 25, 198721DLike Hammett's manBette Sue CohenMaleska
Wednesday, August 19, 198721AWatered downMary M. MurdochMaleska
Sunday, March 8, 198738DScrawnyWilson McBeathMaleska
Sunday, October 12, 198650ALike dimesA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, May 18, 1986108DAttenuatedRobert KatzMaleska
Friday, May 9, 198619ATenuousJonesMaleska
Monday, April 7, 198636ASlightVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Wednesday, January 8, 198651DSparseJudith PerryMaleska
Saturday, August 3, 19859DUnconvincingWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, July 20, 198528DScarcely credibleWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, September 29, 198425DMeagerJesse RoarkeMaleska
Monday, May 14, 198440AAttenuateCharles EnglerMaleska
Friday, December 9, 198323ADiluteSam Bellotto, Jr.Maleska
Wednesday, June 29, 198327AWhat some dieters want to beDorothy ElliottMaleska
Sunday, February 13, 198345DWater downLouis SabinMaleska
Sunday, January 23, 198388DLike Hammett's "Man"Bette Sue CohenMaleska
Sunday, January 2, 19838DSpareBarbara GillisMaleska
Thursday, July 22, 198248DSlightPetschkeMaleska
Monday, July 6, 198153DScantyJohn GreenmanMaleska
Friday, January 2, 198134ALike a Hammett characterHal R. HollingerMaleska
Sunday, July 20, 198053DAttenuatedMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Friday, June 27, 198052ARareLouis SabinMaleska
Wednesday, February 20, 198062A"Think ___" (dieter's imperative)Robert KatzMaleska
Sunday, October 7, 1979111D"The ___ Red Line," Jones bookReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Tuesday, September 11, 19799ADiluteFederingMaleska
Saturday, June 16, 197945DDiluteWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, June 3, 197947DLike many a modelBert H. KruseMaleska
Monday, July 31, 197857DScantyHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Thursday, June 22, 197848DRawbonedWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, October 24, 197719AAttenuatedGeherMaleska
Thursday, June 23, 197724ASlightEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
Saturday, September 4, 197646ALacking substanceJohn ShippWeng
Sunday, April 25, 197613DHammett's manEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sunday, April 14, 197417DHammett's manThreba JohnsonWeng
Sunday, February 17, 197439DFlimsyElaine D. SchorrWeng
Sunday, November 18, 197380DSlightEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Wednesday, September 26, 197319AKind of iceUnknownWeng
Friday, August 31, 197315ALike TwiggyUnknownWeng
Saturday, June 16, 197327DSpareUnknownWeng
Thursday, December 7, 197236ADiluteUnknownWeng
Sunday, September 10, 1972123AScarceThomas W. SchierWeng
Wednesday, June 7, 197224ARareUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 14, 197263DSpareEdward J. O'BrienWeng
Thursday, February 10, 197217ADetective-story ManUnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 17, 19719DWord in Hammett titleUnknownWeng
Friday, February 12, 197147D___ iceUnknownWeng
Monday, December 21, 197051ASparseUnknownWeng
Friday, September 11, 197040ADangerous iceUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 18, 1970114DUnconvincingThomas W. SchierWeng
Thursday, October 2, 196952DLike Hammett's man.UnknownWeng
Sunday, December 29, 196882AUnsubstantialJoseph LaFauciFarrar
Monday, November 4, 196847AFlimsy.UnknownFarrar
Friday, March 29, 196829DScanty.UnknownFarrar
Friday, March 15, 196845ASheer.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 25, 196883DSlight.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Friday, September 15, 196730DDilute.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Thursday, August 10, 19675DFlimsy.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Monday, January 23, 196756DFlimsy.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Saturday, December 17, 196618DDilute.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 14, 196641DSlender.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 1, 196619ADilute.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 22, 196553DAttenuated.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wednesday, August 11, 196535DDilute.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 12, 196515AAttenuated.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, January 5, 196519AInsubstantial.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 13, 1964132DSlight.Anne FoxFarrar
Thursday, May 14, 196452DSpare.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 25, 196435AFlimsy.Jean ReedFarrar
Sunday, May 20, 196240AGossamer.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Wednesday, January 17, 196253DTransparent.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, September 26, 196159AFlimsy.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 8, 196155DSpare.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 2, 196124ASlight.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, November 3, 195958AFlimsy.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, May 9, 195952DFlimsy.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Saturday, March 14, 195956DSpare.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, February 14, 195838DFlimsy.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 11, 195859AMeager.S. A. KayFarrar
Wednesday, July 25, 195632DTenuous.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 29, 195417DKind of ice.Israel GitterFarrar
Sunday, June 27, 1954121AUnsubstantial.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, May 30, 195488DDilute.Marion MoeserFarrar
Tuesday, May 18, 195422DWatery.Thomas VarnerFarrar
Thursday, May 14, 195325AUnderweight.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Monday, March 30, 19534DSpare.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thursday, March 19, 19533DEasily seen through.Victor GoldfarbFarrar
Saturday, February 28, 195348AUnderweight.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, November 18, 195215AFlimsy.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 1, 195226AWhat Falstaff was not.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, December 29, 195122AUnsubstantial.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 2, 195168ADescriptive of Don Quixote.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Friday, November 30, 195149DUnsubstantial.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 7, 195118AScrawny.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, February 11, 1951129DDescribes Don Quixote's figure.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Friday, January 5, 195119AAdjective for Dashiell Hammett's famous "man."UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 18, 194957D"The ___ Man."Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, August 24, 194792ASparse.George W. FrankFarrar
Sunday, February 9, 194739AThe ___ Man.Isaac KertFarrar
Sunday, September 29, 194665ASpare.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, September 8, 194661ATransparent.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sunday, March 10, 194693APhysical aspect of Don Quixote.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, March 25, 194535ARarefied.Willard N. JordanFarrar