Crossword Puzzle Info

LA TIMES CROSSWORD 27 MAY 19, MONDAY

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LA TIMES CROSSWORD 27 MAY 19, MONDAY

Complete List of Clues/Answers

Across

1 Boxing contest : MATCH
6 Covered with frosting : ICED
10 Morticia Addams, to Gomez : TISH
14 Beef recall cause : E COLI
15 __ Scotia : NOVA
16 “Sounds good” : OKAY
17 Pulsate : THROB
18 Long, hard trip : TREK
19 Curly salon job : PERM
20 Olive Garden, e.g. : RESTAURANT CHAIN
23 Tokyo, formerly : EDO
24 USN NCO : CPO
25 Enlightened cry : AHA!
26 HBO rival, briefly : SHO
27 Cologne squirts : SPRITZES
32 Winning big : RAKING IT IN
35 “Did __ something wrong?” : I DO
36 Suspicious (of) : WARY
37 Pelican State sch. : LSU
38 Strings at luaus : UKES
39 Adam’s mate : EVE
40 Breakfast cereal with dried grapes : RAISIN BRAN
44 “Ask Ann Landers” sister column : DEAR ABBY
46 Feel poorly : AIL
47 Mex. neighbor : USA
48 Former JFK lander : SST
49 Govt.-issued aid : SSI
52 Surprised by a shower … and a hint involving certain outer letters of 20-, 32- and 40-Across : CAUGHT IN THE RAIN
58 Gorbachev’s land: Abbr. : USSR
59 “What a great __!” : IDEA
60 No longer squeaking : OILED
61 Mets’ old stadium : SHEA
62 Expected result : NORM
63 Wind instrument commonly played horizontally : FLUTE
64 Sassy : PERT
65 Yucky stuff : GLOP
66 UPS competitor : FEDEX

Down

1 39.37 inches, in Liverpool : METRE
2 Felt the pain : ACHED
3 Trunk of the body : TORSO
4 Solidify : CLOT
5 Small charcoal grill : HIBACHI
6 “101” course title word : INTRO
7 Former “Iron Chef America” chef Cat __ : CORA
8 Tied, scorewise : EVEN
9 ’60s TV show whose title means “doctor” in Swahili : DAKTARI
10 Astaire headwear : TOP HAT
11 Swedish retailer : IKEA
12 Delhi dress : SARI
13 Choir number : HYMN
21 “… wish __ a star” : UPON
22 Spot for stubble : CHIN
26 Wild blue yonder : SKY
27 Spacek of “Bloodline” : SISSY
28 Spitting sound : PTUI!
29 Viral concern at the Rio Olympics : ZIKA
30 Garden of __ : EDEN
31 Maritime emergency letters : SOS
32 Enthusiastic review : RAVE
33 Room size calculation : AREA
34 Smooth-talking : GLIB
36 Abandon bachelorhood : WED
38 Website ID : URL
40 Foolhardy : RASH
41 Letting up : ABATING
42 Bandmate of Crosby and Stills : NASH
43 Attempt “more than one can chew,” in an idiom : BITE OFF
45 Nickelodeon toon tot : RUGRAT
48 “Forever” post office purchase : STAMP
49 José’s “L’chaim!” : SALUD!
50 Seven, in Spain : SIETE
51 Handy list in the back : INDEX
52 Zodiac transition point : CUSP
53 Tennis legend Arthur : ASHE
54 Icon tapper : USER
55 Talent show for 17 seasons, briefly : IDOL
56 Fictional sleuth Wolfe : NERO
57 Stir to anger : RILE