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70 results for THORN

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Jun 27, 201849DSource of pain for a lion, per AesopNed White
Sun Aug 20, 201749APart of a locust treeRuth Bloomfield Margolin
Tue Oct 13, 201512DBarb in a bushPatrick Berry
Tue Jan 13, 201513DRose's protectionMichael Blake
Sun Nov 11, 201274DBriar partElizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Aug 5, 2012111DRunic letter for "th"Patrick Merrell
Sun Sep 18, 201194DBramble featureJosh Knapp
Mon Jan 4, 201025DLocust tree featurePaula Gamache
Thu Sep 4, 20081AFeature of an acacia treeMatt Ginsberg
Thu Aug 14, 200855DProtective protrusionDamon J. Gulczynski
Thu May 1, 200826ACause of a sore spotJim Leeds
Fri Sep 23, 20055DSticker (2)Levi Denham
Sat Apr 17, 200420DMajor irritantBrendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Jan 24, 200328DSticker (2)Manny Nosowsky
Mon Dec 2, 200247APrickerGregory E. Paul
Thu Jul 20, 200028DCause of side discomfort?Bonnie S. Prystowsky
Wed Oct 14, 199827DBrier featureJay Sullivan
Mon Apr 27, 199839DRose featureGregory E. Paul
Sun Jul 20, 199788AConsiderable irritantRich Norris
Wed Sep 4, 199620AProtector of 56-DownN. S. Ross
Thu Jan 25, 199630DPrickly itemD. Kahn
Tue Jun 13, 199528ARose protectorTrip Payne
Sat Apr 15, 199513DAnnoyanceBob Klahn

47 results for THORN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tue Aug 31, 199345DRose's annoying companionJames L. BeattyMaleska
Thu Oct 22, 199237ARose's protector?Christy RidleyMaleska
Tue Jan 15, 199141APoint on a prickly plantAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Wed Oct 3, 199029DRose protectorLois SidwayMaleska
Sun Sep 23, 199071APrickleLouis SabinMaleska
Sun Jun 25, 198953DSpineJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Jun 19, 198854DSpineNancy RossMaleska
Wed Nov 5, 198632DBrier partErnie FurtadoMaleska
Sat Aug 23, 198664ASpinose structureJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sun Aug 3, 198635DMcCullough's "The ___ Birds"Jeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun Oct 6, 198560APrickleA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tue Sep 10, 198538DIt lurks sub rosaMimi MoodyMaleska
Sat Sep 22, 198469ARose's seamier sidePeter SwiftMaleska
Sun Jun 24, 198477DAnnoyanceAlfio MicciMaleska
Sun Jun 12, 198351ASide nuisanceWarren W. ReichMaleska
Thu Oct 1, 198150DRose's seamy sideMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Tue Nov 11, 198013DSpinosityCarol DuttingMaleska
Wed Apr 2, 198021DThis rose with the roseRobert KatzMaleska
Tue Nov 27, 197948ASpineJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sun May 13, 197935DIrritantTap OsbornMaleska
Sun Mar 5, 197872DPrickleAlfio MicciMaleska
Tue Feb 8, 197725DRose's guardianGeorge RaventosWeng
Thu Jul 24, 197524ARose featureBill ScollonWeng
Wed May 22, 197451DRose's threatJean ReedWeng
Thu Nov 1, 197333DRose's drawbackUnknownWeng
Fri Jan 15, 197145ADaniel's extractionUnknownWeng
Sun Feb 15, 197054DAnnoyanceBert BeamanWeng
Thu Dec 12, 19689ASpine.UnknownFarrar
Fri May 17, 196827DPrickle.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 26, 1967144AAnything annoying.Will WengFarrar
Sun Apr 23, 196771ASpine.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Tue Aug 16, 196640DIrritant, figuratively.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 3, 196634DSpine.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 7, 196568ACity on the Vistula: Ger. sp.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Mon Dec 21, 196425DCause of annoyance.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 2, 19635DSpine.Kim RichmanFarrar
Thu Feb 7, 196336ASpike.John ByrneFarrar
Mon May 18, 195936DPrickly shrub.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 1, 195833A"The snail's on the ___ . . . "UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 29, 195833APrickle.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Fri Aug 2, 195741DBrier.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Wed Sep 26, 195623DSomething that annoys.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Fri Nov 20, 195332DPart of a rose.UnknownFarrar
Wed Apr 23, 195245AAttribute of the briary bush.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 23, 195255ACactus spine.Anne SimonsFarrar
Wed Feb 13, 195224DPrickle.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 23, 1947104ASource of distress.Archie KreilingFarrar