It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.

Find clues or match patterns

See all the clues for any answer word,
or all answers that match a specified pattern

Pattern matching options:
Sort items:
Answer length:
length enforced when pattern includes *
Enter a word or pattern:

212 results for TSETSE

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

Thursday, July 20, 201745DFly over the Equator (3)Randolph Ross
Sunday, November 6, 201619DInsect that folds its wingsJoe DiPietro
Tuesday, September 27, 20165DFly over sub-Saharan Africa?Robert Cirillo
Thursday, August 4, 201629ASub-Saharan suckerJonathan M. Kaye
Wednesday, October 28, 201512DFlying transmitterJay Kaskel and Daniel Kantor
Sunday, June 28, 201565DBiter in Niger (2)Jeremy Newton
Thursday, June 4, 201561AFly in a jungleJoe Krozel
Sunday, February 8, 20158D*Biter in Niger (2)Jeremy Newton
Sunday, November 30, 201434AAfrican flierMatt Ginsberg
Sunday, October 26, 201495D___ fly (3)Caleb Emmons
Wednesday, August 27, 201447DSub-Saharan menaceGareth Bain and David Poole
Friday, July 11, 20141DScary little suckerSam Ezersky and Victor Fleming
Thursday, November 21, 201355ATrypanosome carrier (4)Jules P. Markey
Sunday, June 16, 201333DSleeping sickness carrier (3)Mel Rosen
Thursday, June 13, 201346AEnglish word derived from TswanaDavid Steinberg
Thursday, September 13, 201232ATrypanosomiasis transmitterMatt Ginsberg
Sunday, September 2, 201218DAfrican dangerJoel Fagliano
Tuesday, December 13, 201148DAfrican fly (4)Jonathan Gersch
Wednesday, November 30, 201151DSleeping sickness transmitter (2)Rolf Hamburger
Thursday, July 28, 20119DAirborne African menaceAlan Arbesfeld
Sunday, March 6, 201149D"Mogambo" threatDavid Levinson Wilk
Monday, December 13, 201041DAfrican fly pestPatrick Blindauer
Monday, August 30, 201065AFeared African flyRichard Chisholm
Saturday, July 24, 201043AEnglish word that comes from TswanaDavid J. Kahn
Sunday, August 23, 200918DTransmitter of naganaPhil Ruzbarsky
Sunday, March 1, 200918DMenace along the CongoRobert W. Harris
Saturday, November 3, 200721ASafari hazard (2)Brad Wilber
Sunday, January 21, 200742DFly from AfricaPatrick Berry
Monday, October 9, 200613DSleeping sickness carrier (3)Sarah Keller
Tuesday, August 8, 200654DFeared fly (3)Ed Early
Thursday, May 11, 200647DDreaded fly (2)Joe DiPietro
Wednesday, May 3, 200652DAfrican menace (2)Lisa Wiseman
Saturday, January 14, 200621DSub-Saharan scourgeDavid Quarfoot
Sunday, December 25, 2005114AFly with a long proboscis (2)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Monday, October 3, 20058ASleeping sickness transmitter (2)Roy Leban
Monday, August 29, 200548DInfectious flySarah Keller
Sunday, August 28, 2005146AAfrican scourge (5)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Thursday, August 18, 200548DAfrican menace (2)Paula Gamache
Saturday, July 30, 200557ALion bothererSherry O. Blackard
Sunday, April 24, 2005129ARelative of a blow flyBrendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, December 20, 200437AAfrican fly (4)Kyle Mahowald
Thursday, November 25, 200432DAfrican scourge (5)Nancy Salomon and Earl W. Reed
Monday, November 8, 200444ADangerous African flyDamon J. Gulczynski
Sunday, August 22, 200490DScourge of the African savannaCathy Millhauser
Sunday, March 7, 2004104AEncephalitis causeTyler Hinman
Friday, December 26, 200342DNagana carrier (3)Robert H. Wolfe
Wednesday, September 10, 200359AAfrican pestPatrick Berry
Tuesday, July 29, 200346AAfrican bloodsuckerEd Early
Wednesday, July 9, 200346DSub-Saharan pestPatrick Merrell
Monday, July 7, 200329DFearsome fly (2)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Wednesday, May 21, 200329AFeared flierPaula Gamache
Tuesday, April 8, 200325DFeared fly (3)Verna Suit
Wednesday, April 2, 200313DDreaded fly (2)Kelly Clark
Monday, March 24, 200349AFly that carries sleeping sicknessAlison D. Donald
Sunday, November 24, 200278AFeared fly (3)Nancy Salomon and Lee Glickstein
Sunday, September 8, 200240DFly with a long proboscis (2)Rich Norris
Friday, March 15, 200251A___ fly (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Thursday, November 29, 200130ADDT targetPatrick Merrell
Friday, October 26, 200115DFlybelt flyPeter Gordon
Sunday, June 24, 200153DFearsome fly (2)Randolph Ross
Monday, April 16, 200137DSleeping sickness carrier (3)Peter Gordon
Friday, March 23, 200120ASafari hazard (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, February 8, 200118DBurundian biterManny Nosowsky
Sunday, July 2, 200062DAfrican scourge (5)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Saturday, July 1, 200065AAfrican carrierRich Norris
Saturday, March 4, 200062ADangerous carrierRich Norris
Saturday, October 30, 199926AFly of the genus GlossinaRich Norris
Sunday, June 6, 1999135DIt can put you to sleepDavid J. Kahn
Friday, March 12, 199965ADangerous dipteranA. J. Santora
Friday, January 22, 199929AFly over the Equator (3)Ed Early
Saturday, January 16, 199943D___ fly (3)Rich Norris
Wednesday, November 11, 199863ALittle bloodsuckerElizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, September 4, 19987DAfrican scourge (5)Hugh Davis
Thursday, June 25, 199822AAfrican fly (4)Stanley B. Whitten
Monday, May 18, 199841DPesky African insectEd Early
Thursday, May 14, 199832ABotswanan blightFrank Longo
Sunday, April 26, 1998110ANagana carrier (3)Fran and Lou Sabin
Friday, November 14, 199742AFly over the Equator (3)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Sunday, September 28, 199791DDangerous pestRobert H. Wolfe
Sunday, September 14, 199785ABotswanan problemFrank Longo
Thursday, August 7, 199747DPesky flyMark Diehl
Thursday, July 10, 199735DWord from TswanaMatt Gaffney
Sunday, June 1, 199788DCause of jungle feverRandolph Ross
Sunday, April 20, 199713AFly out of a jungleCharles M. Deber
Thursday, April 10, 19971AAfrican scourge (5)David J. Kahn
Tuesday, August 27, 199646DAfrican fly (4)D. E. Donaldson
Friday, August 23, 199628AFly in the tropicsM. Ashwood-Smith
Sunday, May 19, 199642DTrypanosome carrier (4)C.M. Deber
Saturday, September 16, 199562ATrypanosome carrier (4)Bryant White
Sunday, July 2, 199582DNagana carrier (3)Alex K. Justin
Sunday, January 1, 199566DSoporific suckerHenry Hook
Monday, August 22, 199418DTrypanosome carrier (4)Sidney L. Robbins
Sunday, December 5, 199345AFly out of Africa?Manny Nosowsky

4 results for TSETSE from Variety puzzles.

June 22, 2014diagramless39AAirborne African menaceFred Piscop
January 14, 2007cryptic23DAfrican pest jet-sets everywhere, essentially (6)Fraser Simpson
February 6, 2000diagramless73ASleeping sickness carrierFred Piscop
September 20, 1998diagramless32ASleeping sickness carrierFrank Longo

115 results for TSETSE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, May 2, 199397DDreaded flyArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Sunday, March 14, 199380APuzzlers' pet flyErnie FurtadoMaleska
Tuesday, January 26, 199348DAfrican flyJames L. BeattyMaleska
Saturday, November 7, 199226DUgandan pestBryant WhiteMaleska
Sunday, August 16, 199295DDeadly flyIrene SmullyanMaleska
Sunday, June 28, 1992135AAfrican flySally CoyleMaleska
Tuesday, January 14, 199244ANotorious flyArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Friday, October 25, 199163AUgandan pestPatterson PeppleMaleska
Monday, July 1, 19915DDangerous flyMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Wednesday, June 5, 199131DFly in the tropicsMartin Ashwood-SmithMaleska
Saturday, February 9, 199144AUgandan pestJesse RoarkeMaleska
Tuesday, February 20, 199025DDangerous flyPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, January 21, 199098DAfrican flyRalph G. BeamanMaleska
Friday, December 1, 198941DAfrican pestRhonda KrausMaleska
Tuesday, September 12, 198931ANoxious flyVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sunday, May 14, 198989DFeared flyCharles M. DeberMaleska
Sunday, December 18, 198872DHarmful flyEdward MarcheseMaleska
Saturday, December 3, 198846ABloodsucking flyVaughn KeithMaleska
Wednesday, November 23, 19885DAfrican flyJudson G. TrentMaleska
Friday, May 6, 198845DAfrican menaceBert RosenfieldMaleska
Wednesday, May 4, 198848ADangerous flyDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Friday, November 20, 198724AHousefly's relativeJim PageMaleska
Monday, June 22, 198710DAfrican flyRita YelleMaleska
Tuesday, September 2, 198624ADangerous flyMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Friday, January 3, 198644DHarmful flyA. J. SantoraMaleska
Friday, November 1, 198542DFeared flyRobert KatzMaleska
Tuesday, October 8, 19855DVicious African flyShirley SolowayMaleska
Saturday, May 18, 19855DAfrican sleep-inducerJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, December 23, 198432AFeared flyJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Friday, July 13, 198450DPoisonous flyJim PageMaleska
Saturday, July 30, 198310DFly in UgandaJulian OchrymowychMaleska
Tuesday, July 26, 198344DVector of sleeping sicknessJudson G. TrentMaleska
Saturday, April 2, 198310DDreaded flyRobert KatzMaleska
Wednesday, March 9, 19833DCarrier of sleeping sicknessJ. Samuel SmartMaleska
Sunday, March 6, 198359DUgandan pestRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Wednesday, January 19, 19834DHousefly's cousinJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sunday, November 21, 198227ASomniferous flyKatherine Gould & Chris RemignantiMaleska
Friday, October 29, 198244DAfrican flyJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sunday, February 28, 198271ANagana carrierBert RosenfieldMaleska
Tuesday, January 5, 198246ASleeping-sickness carrierElio DesiderioMaleska
Monday, November 30, 198117DNagana carrierEmory H. CainMaleska
Friday, November 27, 198144DPest that causes naganaBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Tuesday, August 11, 198149DAfrican pestJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sunday, May 3, 198192DInsect that bit Sleeping Beauty?A. J. SantoraMaleska
Tuesday, March 24, 198126AAfrican flyMargettsMaleska
Saturday, March 7, 19819DDisease-carrying insectDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sunday, January 25, 198182ASoporific flyMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Sunday, October 19, 198050AUgandan pestJim PageMaleska
Friday, August 29, 198027AIts bite causes naganaAlbert E. LytleMaleska
Wednesday, May 21, 198025DAfrican flyBensonMaleska
Thursday, October 25, 197932AFly feared in AfricaTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, July 23, 197898DFly with an echoJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Monday, May 15, 197854AAfrican insectFrank GearyMaleska
Monday, January 9, 197833AUganda pestHallie & Gerald ParsonsMaleska
Thursday, July 21, 197771ARedundant flyJordan S. LasherMaleska
Tuesday, January 25, 197764AFly of AfricaNorton RhoadesWeng
Monday, November 15, 197624AAfrican insectMargaret LeggettWeng
Friday, October 15, 197626AAfrican flyJim PlacknerWeng
Friday, March 12, 197655ASleeping-sickness carrierAnn JenkinsWeng
Sunday, February 1, 197693AAfrican flyJohn VezendyWeng
Sunday, September 8, 19743DFly of AfricaFrances HansenWeng
Sunday, June 2, 197497DAfrican insectBert BeamanWeng
Thursday, May 30, 19745DBloodsucking flyJohn FinchWeng
Tuesday, December 4, 197346DDangerous flyUnknownWeng
Friday, July 13, 197344DFlyUnknownWeng
Sunday, September 17, 1972112AAfrican flyThreba JohnsonWeng
Wednesday, February 16, 19729DDangerous flyUnknownWeng
Sunday, May 30, 197140DFlyKeith BlakeWeng
Tuesday, April 27, 197149DGlossina flyUnknownWeng
Wednesday, July 22, 197023DNoxious flyUnknownWeng
Sunday, March 8, 1970103AAfrican insectEva Pollack TaubWeng
Monday, November 25, 196837DFly.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 8, 1968117AInsectSara V. TuckermanFarrar
Sunday, March 31, 196887DAfrican insect.Frances HansenFarrar
Tuesday, November 7, 196748DAfrican fly.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 12, 196647DInsect.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 29, 196515DWhat "bit rich Aunt Betsy," à la Ogden Nash.UnknownFarrar
Friday, March 19, 196521AAfrican pest.UnknownFarrar
Monday, January 18, 196530AAfrican insect.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 15, 196476AInsect.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, June 14, 1964112DInsect.Anthony MorseFarrar
Saturday, February 15, 196467AFly.Louise EarnestFarrar
Friday, June 28, 196318DAfrican fly.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 6, 196325AAfrican insect.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 4, 19638DAfrican pest.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, March 2, 196333DAfrican fly.Diana SessionsFarrar
Thursday, December 13, 19628DAfrican pest.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 6, 196245DFly.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 30, 196234AAfrican fly.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sunday, April 15, 196298AHarmful fly.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, January 21, 1962146AAfrican fly.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Tuesday, November 28, 196125DAfrican insect.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 13, 19609DAfrican pest.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Sunday, March 29, 195954DRhodesian menace.Anthony MorseFarrar
Monday, June 2, 195827DInsect of Africa.Bernice GordonFarrar
Tuesday, May 13, 195823DMuscid fly.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 15, 195848DAfrican menace.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Friday, August 16, 195768AAfrican pest.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 14, 195646DPlague of Africa.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Tuesday, August 23, 195540AAfrican pest.Mel TaubFarrar
Wednesday, July 13, 195543AAfrican fly.Edward EarlyFarrar
Friday, April 1, 195527AAfrican fly.Gene KosicFarrar
Sunday, February 27, 195572DPest of Kenya.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Thursday, May 27, 195422AAfrican pest.Harold ReinFarrar
Sunday, November 18, 1951143AFly.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thursday, October 4, 195142AAfrican fly.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 6, 195127DFly whose bite is fatal to livestock.S. A. KayFarrar
Tuesday, September 19, 19501DSleeping sickness fly.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, November 6, 194921DPoisonous African fly.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sunday, April 24, 194940DFly dangerous to cattle.Hilda E. AllenFarrar
Sunday, November 2, 194797ADisease-carrying fly.Louise RabbFarrar
Sunday, July 20, 194720DAfrican fly.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, May 25, 194765DCarrier of parasite that causes sleeping sickness.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sunday, July 2, 1944141APoisonous fly.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sunday, May 10, 1942124DDeadly fly.Louis ShieldsFarrar