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The Clue

Nasty so-and-so (3 letter answer)

The Answer




The answer SOB is seen frequently, appearing about once every 110 puzzles.

Related Clues

___ sister
Break down
Cry loudly
Have a bawl
Kind of sister
Kind of story
Loudly weep
Melodramatic outburst
Sound of heartbreak
Type of sister
Weep aloud
Weep loudly
Weep violently
Woeful sound
Be visibly disconsolate
Break down, in a way
Cry out loud
Epithet used by H.S.T.
Kind of story or sister
Melodramatic response in comics
Utter jerk, rudely
What a tearjerker evokes
Word with sister and story
Word with sister or story
1981 Blake Edwards comedy
1981 Julie Andrews movie
Julie Andrews film: 1981
Turn on the waterworks, so to speak


SOB as a noun:

1. (shortness of breath, SOB, breathlessness) = a dyspneic condition
2. (asshole, bastard, cocksucker, dickhead, shit, mother fucker, motherfucker, prick, whoreson, son of a bitch, SOB) = insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous
3. (sob, sobbing) = convulsive gasp made while weeping

SOB as a verb:

1. weep convulsively; "He was sobbing inconsolably"