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138 results for WASP

42 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Monday, June 26, 201759DBig stinger (5)Brian Greer
Tuesday, April 11, 20171DInsect with a hanging nestZachary Spitz and Diane Roseman
Sunday, March 26, 20171AMartin Van Buren was the first president who wasn't oneTracy Gray and Jeff Chen
Sunday, November 27, 201682ASocial worker?Matt Ginsberg
Sunday, October 23, 2016105DFemale W.W. II enlisteeEllen Leuschner and Jeff Chen
Saturday, August 20, 20161DOne might be involved in a stingMark Diehl
Monday, June 20, 201639ABig stinger (5)Jason Mueller
Thursday, November 13, 20141DUpper-crust sort, stereotypicallyTracy Gray
Tuesday, July 1, 201427DInsect with a stingerGary Cee
Tuesday, April 8, 201467ADangerous stingerIan Livengood
Friday, May 10, 201346ATarantula hawk, e.g.Derek Bowman
Sunday, March 10, 20131ADirect descendant of the Mayflower Pilgrims, e.g.Finn Vigeland
Wednesday, June 1, 201149ATarget of many a New Yorker cartoonElizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, March 29, 201110AAttic nesterPeter A. Collins
Monday, December 15, 200813DStinging flierSusan Gelfand
Friday, October 13, 200651DMud dauber, e.g. (2)Eric Berlin
Tuesday, March 7, 200653DStinger (5)Richard Jacobs
Sunday, January 9, 2005104DVelvet antBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, November 23, 20041AThin-waisted flierKurt Mengel
Wednesday, November 17, 20041DYellow jacketRichard Silvestri
Monday, November 8, 200447DWinged stingerDamon J. Gulczynski
Sunday, September 5, 200459AColony memberPatrick Merrell
Wednesday, June 2, 200445ANest builder in the eavesNancy Salomon
Tuesday, April 6, 20041ABig stinger (5)Tony Orbach
Thursday, February 13, 20035DTarget of some humor in The New YorkerJoe DiPietro
Wednesday, July 19, 200054DEthnic acronymPhilip Lew
Saturday, November 20, 199926DOne of a traditional eliteA. J. Santora
Wednesday, November 10, 199910AInsect in a colonyJoan Yanofsky
Sunday, September 5, 1999107DStinger (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, July 13, 19991ASlender-waisted insectBrendan Emmett Quigley
Friday, April 16, 199914DMud dauber, e.g. (2)John Wolting
Wednesday, April 14, 199958DStinger (5)Alan Arbesfeld
Wednesday, April 7, 19991ASlender-bodied insectRich Norris
Thursday, November 20, 199768AMember of a traditional establishmentRaymond Hamel
Wednesday, November 13, 199654DStinger (5)M. Nosowsky
Tuesday, April 9, 199649DKind of waistM. E. Skolsky
Monday, January 22, 199656DHornetE. Gorski
Tuesday, November 21, 199536ABig stinger (5)Thomas W. Schier
Wednesday, August 2, 199510AStinger (5)James Neal
Tuesday, September 13, 199448DBig stinger (5)Gregory E. Paul
Thursday, July 7, 19949AMarmon _____ (first auto to win the Indy 500)Ed Early
Sunday, December 5, 199380DMandrake the Magician's nemesisManny Nosowsky

96 results for WASP from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

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