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142 results for WASP

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

Mon Feb 4, 201910AStinging insectAli Gascoigne
Sun Sep 23, 201810AStinger (6)Andrew Zhou
Tue May 29, 201832DStinger with a slender "waist"John Lieb
Mon Jun 26, 201759DBig stinger (5)Brian Greer
Tue Apr 11, 20171DInsect with a hanging nestZachary Spitz and Diane Roseman
Sun Mar 26, 20171AMartin Van Buren was the first president who wasn't oneTracy Gray and Jeff Chen
Sun Nov 27, 201682ASocial worker?Matt Ginsberg
Sun Oct 23, 2016105DFemale W.W. II enlisteeEllen Leuschner and Jeff Chen
Sat Aug 20, 20161DOne might be involved in a stingMark Diehl
Mon Jun 20, 201639ABig stinger (5)Jason Mueller
Thu Nov 13, 20141DUpper-crust sort, stereotypicallyTracy Gray
Tue Jul 1, 201427DInsect with a stingerGary Cee
Tue Apr 8, 201467ADangerous stingerIan Livengood
Fri May 10, 201346ATarantula hawk, e.g.Derek Bowman
Sun Mar 10, 20131ADirect descendant of the Mayflower Pilgrims, e.g.Finn Vigeland
Wed Jun 1, 201149ATarget of many a New Yorker cartoonElizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Mar 29, 201110AAttic nesterPeter A. Collins
Mon Dec 15, 200813DStinging flierSusan Gelfand
Fri Oct 13, 200651DMud dauber, e.g. (2)Eric Berlin
Tue Mar 7, 200653DStinger (6)Richard Jacobs
Sun Jan 9, 2005104DVelvet antBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Nov 23, 20041AThin-waisted flierKurt Mengel
Wed Nov 17, 20041DYellow jacketRichard Silvestri
Mon Nov 8, 200447DWinged stingerDamon J. Gulczynski
Sun Sep 5, 200459AColony memberPatrick Merrell
Wed Jun 2, 200445ANest builder in the eavesNancy Salomon
Tue Apr 6, 20041ABig stinger (5)Tony Orbach
Thu Feb 13, 20035DTarget of some humor in The New YorkerJoe DiPietro
Wed Jul 19, 200054DEthnic acronymPhilip Lew
Sat Nov 20, 199926DOne of a traditional eliteA. J. Santora
Wed Nov 10, 199910AInsect in a colonyJoan Yanofsky
Sun Sep 5, 1999107DStinger (6)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Jul 13, 19991ASlender-waisted insectBrendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Apr 16, 199914DMud dauber, e.g. (2)John Wolting
Wed Apr 14, 199958DStinger (6)Alan Arbesfeld
Wed Apr 7, 19991ASlender-bodied insectRich Norris
Thu Nov 20, 199768AMember of a traditional establishmentRaymond Hamel
Wed Nov 13, 199654DStinger (6)M. Nosowsky
Tue Apr 9, 199649DKind of waistM. E. Skolsky
Mon Jan 22, 199656DHornetE. Gorski
Tue Nov 21, 199536ABig stinger (5)Thomas W. Schier
Wed Aug 2, 199510AStinger (6)James Neal
Tue Sep 13, 199448DBig stinger (5)Gregory E. Paul
Thu Jul 7, 19949AMarmon _____ (first auto to win the Indy 500)Ed Early
Sun Dec 5, 199380DMandrake the Magician's nemesisManny Nosowsky

1 result for WASP from Variety puzzles.

Sep 22, 2019cryptic25DPerpetrator of a sting used to be chief of police (4)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

96 results for WASP from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Thu Nov 18, 199310ADangerous stingerDaniel GirardiTaub
Fri Feb 26, 19931DEpithet for PopeRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Wed Dec 2, 199229AHornetPeter GordonMaleska
Tue Jul 7, 199254DHornetAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sun Mar 15, 199245DPetulant personJane S. FlowerreeMaleska
Sat Nov 9, 199150AKind of waistKevin BoyleMaleska
Tue Sep 12, 198954DMud dauberVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Tue Jul 5, 19881APetulant personChristopher SherwoodMaleska
Mon Apr 6, 19871AA kind of waistBernice GordonMaleska
Mon Apr 21, 198610AStingerSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Apr 6, 198649AEpithet for Alexander PopeJudith C. DaltonMaleska
Wed Nov 14, 19841AStingerJohn H. HalesMaleska
Sun Oct 21, 19841DHornetRichard SilvestriMaleska
Thu Oct 18, 19841DEpithet for Alexander PopeAndersonMaleska
Thu Jul 26, 19841AHymenopteranMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Tue Jun 19, 198415AEpithet for poet PopeJohn DreyerMaleska
Thu Mar 15, 198450DHornetEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Feb 22, 198469AW.W. II aircraft carrierJames R. BurnsMaleska
Wed Nov 16, 198346DPesky insectJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sun May 1, 198353AVespidMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Tue Aug 3, 198233DStingerPeter SwiftMaleska
Wed May 26, 19821DFlying stingerJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tue Feb 23, 19825AHornetWhittenMaleska
Wed Feb 3, 19821AClose relative of an antJudson G. TrentMaleska
Wed Jan 6, 198210AEpithet for Alexander PopeLois SidwayMaleska
Thu Dec 4, 19809AVespidSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sun Jan 20, 198013DVespidAlfio MicciMaleska
Mon Jul 9, 19791DStingerAlfio MicciMaleska
Sat Apr 7, 197954DVespiary denizenCornelia WarrinerMaleska
Fri Feb 23, 197953DWinged stingerC. J. AngioMaleska
Fri Nov 24, 19781AMud dauberC. J. AngioMaleska
Fri Jul 21, 19781DVespiary denizenC. J. AngioMaleska
Mon Jun 12, 197866AKind of waistAnn JenkinsMaleska
Wed Mar 22, 197810AStingerJohnsonMaleska
Thu Mar 16, 19781DYellow jacketBetty LearyMaleska
Mon Sep 12, 19771DHornetHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wed Apr 9, 197562A___ waistSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Thu May 9, 197423DKind of waistJean ReedWeng
Tue Apr 30, 19741AKind of waistS. A. KayWeng
Fri Mar 15, 197449AU. S. carrierTimothy MurrettWeng
Sat Jul 7, 19731DKind of waistUnknownWeng
Sun Dec 24, 197215AStingerAnne FoxWeng
Sun Oct 15, 197296DKind of waistDavid A. MurrayWeng
Tue Feb 1, 19726ACarrier of W.W. IIUnknownWeng
Tue Aug 3, 19711DKind of waistUnknownWeng
Sun May 9, 1971112ASnappish personMarian PearceWeng
Mon Sep 21, 19701ASocial insectUnknownWeng
Fri Jul 31, 197040AU.S. carrierUnknownWeng
Tue Jun 9, 19701DInsectUnknownWeng
Tue Jan 13, 19701AVespidUnknownWeng
Tue Dec 30, 196953DU.S. carrier.UnknownWeng
Sun May 11, 196915AHymenopteronWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Sat Jun 15, 19681DStinging insect.UnknownFarrar
Fri Nov 17, 19671ABad-tempered one.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thu Aug 18, 19665DInsect.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 11, 196631DU.S. aircraft carrier.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jul 5, 196663DYellow jacket's cousin.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 29, 19661APope of Twickenham.B. A. HeimbinderFarrar
Fri Feb 7, 19645AIrascible one.Manny MillerFarrar
Tue Sep 17, 196310AStinger.UnknownFarrar
Fri Dec 21, 19621DIrritating one.William F. BulowFarrar
Sat Aug 6, 19605DInsect.UnknownFarrar
Fri Apr 8, 196034DVespid.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 3, 196056D___ waist.Tom MixonFarrar
Wed Mar 9, 19601DFamous aircraft carrier.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 11, 196050DStinger.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 31, 19601DEpithet of Alexander Pope.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thu Sep 10, 19591DStinger.Norton RhoadesFarrar
Sun Aug 23, 195913AVespid.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Tue Dec 2, 19581DYellow jacket.Madeline CorseFarrar
Mon Sep 1, 195810AWinged insect.Charles AllenFarrar
Fri Oct 18, 195717AStinging insect.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 6, 19571DType of waist.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Fri Jan 11, 19571DInsect.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wed Jan 2, 19571ACarnivorous insect.Charles BaronFarrar
Tue Apr 17, 195651DHornet.UnknownFarrar
Tue Feb 28, 19561DStinger.S. A. KayFarrar
Sun Jan 15, 1956102AHistoric flattop.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Mon Aug 1, 195543AStinger.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 16, 195542AInsect.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Fri May 21, 19541AHornet.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed Aug 19, 195355AStinger.M. S. ManningFarrar
Thu Jun 11, 195357DKin of 6 Down.George HendersonFarrar
Tue Mar 24, 195352AWoman in the Air Corps, W. W. II.George HendersonFarrar
Wed Jul 30, 19521AU. S. carrier.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 30, 19521DRecently crippled warship.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 21, 195226DWorld War II aircraft carrier.UnknownFarrar
Sat Jul 14, 195128DInsect once studied by Dr. Kinsey.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 22, 19511DStinger.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jun 7, 19511AFamous aircraft carrier.UnknownFarrar
Wed Sep 13, 19505AFamous flattop.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 12, 1950124AFamous U. S. carrier.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun Feb 22, 194884DAn insect.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Sep 23, 194550DU. S. flat-top.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun Jan 30, 1944133DNew U. S. aircraft carrier.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Apr 11, 194338AAircraft carrier sunk in Battle of the Solomons.Harriot T. CookeFarrar