ZIT is an answer for the NYT Crossword puzzle. Here you can get the history and usage for ZIT in NYT Crossword from 1994.

This "ZIT" answer was first appeared in "26 Aug 1998" NYT Crossword for the hint of "Bad mark?". It was authored by A. J. Santora. Recently, the "ZIT" answer has been used for "16 Oct 2023" NYT Crossword for the hint of "Skin blemish, slangily". It was authored by Michael Lieberman and Andrea Carla Michaels. "ZIT" appeared 54 times in Shortz Era puzzles. So lets take a look for clue and answer history of "ZIT" word.

Date Grid Clue Author
16 Oct 2023 58A Skin blemish, slangily Michael Lieberman and Andrea Carla Michaels
14 Oct 2023 27D Minor blemish Byron Walden
2 Sep 2023 55D Unwanted spot, informally Rebecca Goldstein
29 Apr 2023 57D Sore spot, perhaps David Steinberg
20 Apr 2023 43D Mighty Patch target Simeon Seigel
29 Jan 2023 31D Acne spot, informally Rich Katz
3 Oct 2021 63D Unsightly spot Trenton Charlson
22 Jun 2021 18A Bit of acne Matt Frederick
27 Mar 2021 4D It might be right under your nose Michael Hawkins
12 Mar 2021 59A Far from a popular spot Peter Wentz
27 Dec 2020 69D Teen’s woe Daniel Grinberg
2 Apr 2020 35D Spot on the face, informally Evan Mahnken
2 Mar 2020 47D Clearasil target, in slang Andrea Carla Michaels
2 Mar 2019 38A Temple spot, say? Peter A. Collins
16 Jan 2019 63D Benzoyl peroxide target, informally Bruce Haight
12 Jan 2019 51D Face difficulty? Sam Trabucco
12 Dec 2018 40A Subject of a spot check? David J. Kahn
23 Sep 2018 113D Unsightly spot Andrew Zhou
7 May 2018 36A Bit of acne Julie Bérubé
6 Apr 2018 26D 25-Down unit David Steinberg
20 Dec 2017 32D Problem before a big date, informally Talitha Randall
8 Oct 2017 113D Stridex target, informally Erik Agard and Alex Briñas
10 Jun 2017 46D Bad spot Mark Diehl
6 Dec 2016 59A Teen blemish Ed Sessa
22 Aug 2016 11A Bit of acne, informally Emily Carroll
13 Jan 2016 23A Bad spot for taking prom pictures Jeremy Newton
31 Aug 2015 12D Teen’s facial blemish Michael Dewey
2 Nov 2014 35A Embarrassing spot? Brendan Emmett Quigley
14 Sep 2013 4D Temple imperfection Jeff Chen
15 May 2013 38A Oxy 5 target David Sullivan
2 Apr 2013 30D Unwanted spot, in slang Ian Livengood
6 Nov 2012 25A Stridex target, informally Erik Agard
13 Oct 2012 60D Embarrassing eruption Barry C. Silk
9 Jul 2012 5D Acne spot C.W. Stewart
10 May 2012 1D Bad mark in school? Jules P. Markey
4 Jan 2012 51D Small blemish, in slang Brendan Emmett Quigley
21 Nov 2011 7A Bit of acne, slangily Peter A. Collins
23 May 2011 65A Spot concealed by makeup, maybe Steve Salitan
9 May 2011 42A Clearasil target, informally Nina Rulon-Miller
30 Nov 2009 38A Clearasil target Oliver Hill
24 Dec 2008 1D Clearasil target Warren Biro
30 Aug 2008 61D Accutane target, slangily Michael Shteyman
25 Dec 2007 49D Benzoyl peroxide target Nancy Salomon
25 Oct 2006 10D Promgoer’s woe Adam G. Perl
29 Mar 2006 22A Proactiv target Frances Hansen (1919-2004)
6 Jan 2006 4D Proactiv target, informally David Levinson Wilk
10 Jun 2005 11D Single outbreak David Quarfoot
2 Apr 2003 11A Blemish, slangily Kelly Clark
28 Jan 2003 66A Clearasil target Christina Houlihan
22 Jan 2003 22A Oxy-5 target Michael Shteyman
1 Oct 2002 48A Teen’s embarrassment Michael Shteyman
23 Mar 2002 34A Unpopular spot Adam Cohen
15 May 1999 4D Promgoer’s worry Brendan Emmett Quigley
26 Aug 1998 41D Bad mark? A. J. Santora

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