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105 results for VAIN

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Apr 15, 201868DSelf-absorbed (3)Alex Bajcz
Wed Jun 14, 20173DPointlessAndrew Zhou
Sun Jan 29, 201753DMarked by futilityJim Hyres and David Steinberg
Sun Aug 28, 2016105AFutile (4)Paolo Pasco
Wed Jul 6, 201619AFutile (4)David Woolf
Wed Aug 19, 201516AFond of self-reflection?Timothy Polin
Mon Aug 12, 201344DSelf-absorbed (3)Daniel Raymon
Sun Aug 4, 2013106DUselessSteven Ginzburg
Wed May 29, 201355DSee 62-AcrossGary Cee
Sun Aug 29, 201076ALike peacocksDerek Bowman
Wed May 26, 20108DFutile (4)Anna Shechtman
Mon Sep 14, 200925DConceited (3)Bernice Gordon
Wed Jun 3, 200947DSelf-absorbed (3)Samuel A. Donaldson
Sun Dec 7, 2008116AConceited (3)Jim Page
Tue Apr 3, 20076AFutile (4)David Quarfoot and Mike Nothnagel
Wed Jan 18, 200615AMirror-consciousSheldon Benardo
Sun Sep 19, 200476DPuffed up (2)Kyle Mahowald
Tue Apr 13, 200457DConceited (3)Bill Ballard
Tue Jun 3, 200358ASelf-involvedJudy Cole
Sun Mar 31, 200280ALike some attemptsLynn Lempel
Tue Apr 10, 200137AIn love with oneselfKevin McCann
Tue Mar 2, 199961DStuck on oneselfStephanie Spadaccini
Sun May 4, 199783DPuffed up (2)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Nov 3, 1996113AHardly humbleM. Nosowsky
Sun Sep 10, 199544DFull of oneselfDavid J. Kahn
Sat Mar 26, 199446DNarcissisticRandolph Ross

1 result for VAIN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Mar 26, 2017panda23ALike Ivan the ConceitedSam Ezersky

78 results for VAIN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Nov 8, 199326DUselessDorothea E. ShippTaub
Mon Sep 7, 199221ASisypheanVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Sat Aug 29, 19925ANugatoryTap OsbornMaleska
Fri Jul 31, 199237DFutileJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sun Mar 22, 1992109DNugatoryBernard MerenMaleska
Thu Mar 12, 199234AFutileWalter CovellMaleska
Sat Mar 7, 199244DPeacockishI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Fri Dec 6, 199148DIdleJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Wed Nov 13, 199142DConceitedNancy JolineMaleska
Fri Aug 16, 199163ABootlessDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Tue Apr 24, 199018AConceitedLois SidwayMaleska
Fri Nov 3, 198962ANarcissisticJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sun Feb 14, 198893AFutileRichard SilvestriMaleska
Fri Dec 11, 198715AIdleWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
Tue Nov 24, 198761DPeacockishJoy L. WoukMaleska
Mon Jul 27, 198755DConceitedRita YelleMaleska
Tue Apr 7, 198750DConceitedElaine GeorgeMaleska
Mon Sep 29, 198659DConceitedAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Thu Jul 10, 198619ASold on one's selfBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Wed Jun 25, 198666AUnprofitableNancy JolineMaleska
Sun Jun 9, 198532DWorthlessSally CoyleMaleska
Sun Nov 13, 198366DFruitlessDiana SessionsMaleska
Sun May 1, 198337AEmptyMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Fri Mar 25, 198322AFutileJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Wed Mar 2, 19832DConceitedJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tue Apr 20, 198259DConceitedRobert KatzMaleska
Wed Feb 3, 198267AFutileJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sun Apr 5, 198149DConceitedJohn McCarthy SamsonMaleska
Fri Jul 4, 198016AIdleJean J. DavisonMaleska
Sun Dec 2, 197988DFutileGeorge Rose SmithMaleska
Sat Oct 20, 197916AIdleBensonMaleska
Tue Jul 5, 19778DConceitedJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Wed Jul 21, 197616AFutileAnthony B. CanningWeng
Tue Dec 30, 197546AFutileSara V. TuckermanWeng
Sat Jul 5, 197540DFutileSara V. TuckermanWeng
Thu Dec 26, 197456ASelf-complacentEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Tue Apr 9, 197453DConceitedAndrew LeskoWeng
Tue Mar 12, 197417AUnavailingWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sun Sep 9, 1973124DFruitlessGladys V. MillerWeng
Thu Jun 1, 197267AHollowUnknownWeng
Sat Mar 13, 197131AUnsuccessfulUnknownWeng
Tue Jan 26, 197154DConceitedUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 13, 197062AIneffectualBert BeamanWeng
Fri Nov 20, 197012DFutileUnknownWeng
Fri Jun 27, 19693DIneffectual.UnknownWeng
Wed Aug 21, 196864AConceited.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jan 29, 196812DFruitless.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 3, 196840AFruitless.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 10, 196731AUnsuccessful.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 31, 196723DNugatory.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sat Jul 8, 196759AFruitless.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Sun Mar 7, 196587AUnsuccessful.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Sun Dec 13, 196426AFruitless.Anne FoxFarrar
Sun Jun 28, 196484AWorthless.Will C. WengFarrar
Mon Apr 20, 19641AFruitless.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 14, 196415APretentious.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 5, 196411AFutile.Will C. WengFarrar
Wed Feb 14, 196221APeacockish.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 31, 196150AOverweening.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Fri Dec 22, 196140AEmpty.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 6, 196129DFutile.UnknownFarrar
Fri Apr 7, 196133DFutile.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 7, 1960126AEmpty.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Sun Jun 28, 1959130DEmpty.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Fri Feb 20, 195923AFutile.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed Sep 3, 195869AFutile.Helen FasuloFarrar
Wed Apr 30, 195855DHollow: empty.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 30, 195874AIneffectual.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wed Oct 9, 195721AEmpty.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jan 13, 195653DWithout efficacy.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Fri Oct 14, 195516APeacockish.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Fri Feb 20, 195359AOf no real value.Sidney LambertFarrar
Mon Mar 17, 195222DSelf-complacent.UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 22, 194881AFruitless.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Dec 24, 1944117ABootless.C. E. NoelFarrar
Sun Mar 26, 194416DFruitless.Jonathan CrossFarrar
Sun May 23, 1943136DIneffectual.George BucklerFarrar
Sun Jan 3, 194340DFutile.Bert StoreyFarrar