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166 Results for WIT

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, October 22, 201776DQuick thinkingTracy Gray
Tuesday, December 20, 20166DMark Twain, notablyTimothy Polin
Saturday, September 17, 201658DCard (3)Andrew J. Ries
Wednesday, June 1, 20164DJokesterWren Schultz
Thursday, May 19, 201629D"Few love it unless in themselves," per Lord ChesterfieldMorton J. Mendelson
Sunday, June 28, 201585A"___ and wisdom are like the seven stars, seldom seen together": Thomas FullerJeremy Newton
Friday, December 12, 201451DRomeo's was "a most sharp sauce"Evan Birnholz
Sunday, December 7, 201466DNative ___Jeff Chen
Friday, December 5, 201429DWhat "many a man hath more hair than," in ShakespeareTim Croce
Friday, November 21, 201441AIt can be dry or sparklingKevin Christian
Tuesday, November 18, 201441DTina Fey displayJacob McDermott
Thursday, August 14, 201457AWordplay, e.g. (2)Jason Flinn
Thursday, July 10, 201432ACleverness (4)John Guzzetta
Thursday, June 12, 201419D"Well-bred insolence," per AristotleMark Feldman
Thursday, May 8, 201437AJon Stewart displayMatthew Lees
Thursday, November 21, 201329ACard (3)Jules P. Markey
Sunday, March 10, 201378AQuipsterFinn Vigeland
Sunday, March 3, 201325ACleverness (4)Samuel A. Donaldson
Sunday, July 29, 201233ACard (3)Kevin G. Der
Monday, April 9, 201231DA lively person may have a sparkling oneNancy Kavanaugh
Thursday, October 7, 201044DPunster (2)Patrick Blindauer
Wednesday, October 6, 201034DWordplay, e.g. (2)Ian Livengood
Friday, September 10, 20104DSwift giftPeter Wentz
Monday, October 20, 200836DPunning and suchDaniel Raymon
Thursday, March 6, 200849AJon Stewart assetPamela Amick Klawitter
Monday, September 3, 200758D___ and wisdomSarah Keller
Tuesday, March 13, 200736DPuns and suchHolden Baker
Thursday, February 15, 200739DCleverness (4)Elizabeth Rehfeld
Sunday, July 9, 200685DWildean qualityPatrick Berry
Sunday, March 5, 200665AWisecrackerAshish Madhukar Vengsarkar
Friday, February 17, 200612ASwift qualityTrip Payne
Sunday, July 17, 2005113A"Cultured insolence," according to AristotleDavid J. Kahn
Wednesday, January 12, 200517AOscar Wilde, notablyAlan Arbesfeld
Sunday, July 4, 200475ADrolleryElizabeth C. Gorski
Thursday, May 27, 200462DComicCathy Millhauser
Monday, March 22, 20046DMental quicknessKyle Mahowald
Thursday, March 27, 200363DRaconteur's assetDavid J. Kahn
Friday, January 31, 200324AReparteeistBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sunday, December 16, 200199AQuotable oneFred Piscop
Sunday, July 1, 200175D48-Down, e.g.Manny Nosowsky
Wednesday, November 15, 200061DFunnymanChuck Deodene
Sunday, July 16, 2000119D1999 Pulitzer Prize-winning play (2)David J. Kahn
Wednesday, April 26, 200013DDorothy Parker quality (2)A. J. Santora
Sunday, February 13, 2000106D1999 Pulitzer Prize-winning play (2)Bill Zais
Monday, December 20, 199910DSense of humorNancy Salomon
Sunday, November 14, 199966DPunster (2)Lloyd E. Pollet
Monday, August 23, 199961DCleverness (4)Nancy Kavanaugh
Wednesday, June 16, 199911D1999 Pulitzer Prize-winning dramaGilbert H. Ludwig
Sunday, February 7, 199943ARailleryNancy Nicholson Joline
Saturday, January 30, 199953DZinger producerChuck Deodene
Tuesday, December 2, 199757ADorothy Parker quality (2)Alan Olschwang
Wednesday, December 4, 199661DSeinfeld, e.g.M. E. Skolsky
Wednesday, February 28, 199610DSparkling gift?F.A. Longo
Thursday, January 25, 199644DReparteeD. Kahn
Thursday, March 23, 199546AHumoristWayne Robert Williams
Friday, November 18, 199425DWisdom's partnerTimothy S. Lewis
Friday, July 8, 199422AAstutenessManny Nosowsky
Monday, May 16, 199460DAcumenEd Pegg Jr.
Friday, February 18, 19946DDorothy Parker, e.g.Manny Nosowsky

4 results for WIT from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
April 4, 2010panda10DJoke with the end cut offMel Taub
July 29, 2007diagramless56AQuipsterByron Walden
October 9, 2005panda46AHumor with no endMel Taub
August 31, 2003diagramless16APunning and suchTrip Payne

103 results for WIT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tuesday, September 14, 199335DHumoristDorothy ElliottTaub
Tuesday, May 11, 19934DGood senseArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Friday, June 5, 199246DClever comedianBetty JorgensenMaleska
Sunday, May 12, 1991112AWilde was oneRandolph RossMaleska
Thursday, April 11, 199141AReasoning powerBert H. KruseMaleska
Sunday, April 7, 199172AWilde was oneValerie MeunierMaleska
Friday, June 1, 19902DWagMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Monday, December 18, 198910AYoungman or Berle, e.g.Albert J. KlausMaleska
Tuesday, April 25, 198947ADrolleryNancy JolineMaleska
Tuesday, January 17, 198939AIntellectDon GroatMaleska
Sunday, September 18, 198829AWilde's forteJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sunday, October 4, 1987105AGood senseCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Monday, March 30, 198760DQuipperMary S. SnyderMaleska
Friday, March 20, 198731DThurber was oneEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Friday, February 20, 198734DRetorts are his forteEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, December 8, 198573AAttic appendageLouis SabinMaleska
Friday, November 29, 198554DRepartee adeptHarold B. CountsMaleska
Friday, October 25, 198536AIts soul is brevityDale O. BurgenerMaleska
Sunday, July 21, 19859AReasoning powerTap OsbornMaleska
Monday, December 10, 198455DHumorBette Sue CohenMaleska
Saturday, August 18, 198444AGood sensePeter G. SnowMaleska
Wednesday, January 4, 19848DClever oneWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, September 19, 1982108ACardA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, July 4, 198290AWilde forteAnne FoxMaleska
Sunday, September 27, 198185DComedianHume R. CraftMaleska
Wednesday, July 29, 198150AAttic ___Jeanette K. BrillMaleska
Saturday, December 20, 198051DMark Russell's forteLouise EarnestMaleska
Saturday, October 13, 197944ABrevity is its soulR. W. GreenleafMaleska
Wednesday, October 10, 197938ARepartee requisiteTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, May 13, 197967AIntelligenceTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, December 24, 1978113DWilde forteAnne FoxMaleska
Sunday, July 9, 1978106DG.B.S. was oneHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Saturday, May 27, 197841AThinker; brainElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Friday, May 26, 197810AReparteeDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sunday, February 12, 197867AWilde was oneJordan S. LasherMaleska
Sunday, December 25, 197734DWhat G.B.S. hadAnne FoxMaleska
Tuesday, October 18, 19771DTo ___ (for example)Jeanette K. BrillMaleska
Saturday, January 15, 197725ADim or halfAnthony B. CanningWeng
Tuesday, May 4, 197622DHalf or dimEsther BlumWeng
Saturday, August 3, 197430AGagsterManny MillerWeng
Sunday, September 9, 1973130DClevernessGladys V. MillerWeng
Sunday, August 26, 1973114DComedian's forteMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Thursday, June 7, 197348AWordplayUnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 13, 197334AJokerUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 2, 1972116DWilde, for oneAnne FoxWeng
Thursday, March 23, 197257DIts soul is brevityUnknownWeng
Saturday, September 11, 197126AClever oneUnknownWeng
Thursday, April 2, 197034AIts soul is brevityUnknownWeng
Friday, July 18, 196928AResourcefulness.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, June 24, 196954DPerception.UnknownWeng
Saturday, November 2, 196823AAcumen.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 9, 196859AAttic salt.S. LambertFarrar
Friday, April 12, 196832DPleasantry.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 18, 196748DGood humor man.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, October 10, 196735DDroll fellow.David S. HogmerFarrar
Sunday, August 13, 1967115DQuipster.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Friday, October 28, 196624AFarceur.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 25, 196618ARepartee.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 8, 196630DRaconteur's asset.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 1, 196637DRepartee.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 10, 196598ARepartee.Will WengFarrar
Thursday, December 10, 196438AAmusing one.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 21, 196432DHumor.UnknownFarrar
Friday, March 20, 196425AIngenuity.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, January 16, 196445AAttic salt.Michael DubinFarrar
Friday, November 1, 196334ARaillery.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 28, 196356DEpigrammatist.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 9, 196331DIngenuity.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 2, 19634DScintillating one.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 11, 19624DScintillating one.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 30, 1962126DHumor.Kathryn RighterFarrar
Thursday, June 28, 196243AHumorist.Louis SabinFarrar
Saturday, January 13, 196225DJoker.Joseph S. CrowellFarrar
Wednesday, October 18, 196148AAttribute of 7 Down.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 3, 196020DMental alertness.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 16, 196059ATo ___ (namely).UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, April 8, 195852AMaker of epigrams.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, July 21, 195746AFunnyman.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Saturday, December 22, 195650ATo ___.Madeline CorseFarrar
Friday, December 23, 195537DGroucho's stock in trade.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, September 3, 195552DMaker of epigrams.Isaac KertFarrar
Thursday, June 2, 19554DHumorist.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 10, 195559DHumorist.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, October 31, 195465AToastmaster's job.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Thursday, June 10, 195450DEpigram maker.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Monday, May 17, 195449DDrollery.William S. WoodsFarrar
Tuesday, November 10, 195330ARaillery.George HendersonFarrar
Monday, June 8, 19534DShavian forte.Bernice GordonFarrar
Saturday, May 16, 195321AIts soul is brevity.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, May 3, 195379DTo ___.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Monday, February 9, 195351ATalent for a good M. C.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, July 23, 195222DWaggishness.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 29, 195297AClever one.Waldo RansonFarrar
Monday, May 26, 195260DCleverness.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 27, 195130DIngenuity.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, August 8, 19515DG. B. S. or Oscar Wilde.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 1, 195131AMax Beerbohm, for instance.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thursday, March 22, 195138DFamed for it was 56 Down.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Tuesday, February 20, 195157DOne clever at repartee.S. A. KayFarrar
Sunday, March 5, 195010DAcumen.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, July 7, 1946125ARepartee.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, July 12, 194212D"Brevity is the soul of ___."—Hamlet.Alvin AshbyFarrar
Sunday, March 15, 1942133DHumor.Marie C. FrenchFarrar

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