Crossword Puzzle Info

New York Times – Dec 13 2018

Published in New York Times Crossword. Tags: , , , .


Across
1. Vessel for frying food : SAUTEPAN
9. Variety of green tea : MATCHA
15. Word with power or zero : ABSOLUTE
16. Having win after win : ONARUN
17. Beer you make yourself : HOMEBREW
18. Get cell service? : DOTIME
19. Lovelace of computing fame : ADA
20. Some West Point grads : ARMYMEN
22. Non-PC? : MAC
23. Is an agent for, informally : REPS
25. One end of a kite string : SPOOL
26. Genuflect, e.g. : BEND
27. Indian state known for its tea : ASSAM
29. The moon, e.g. : ORB
30. Book leaf : FOLIO
31. Two, to Teo : DOS
33. N.F.L. star who was a Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year in 2017 : JJWATT
34. Who said “If you’re not ready to die for it, put the word ‘freedom’ out of your vocabulary” : MALCOLMX
37. Accept the sudden loss of, as an opportunity : KISSGOODBYE
38. Children’s author Beverly : CLEARY
40. “Duuuude!” : BRO
41. Flute, e.g. : GLASS
42. One doing cat scans? : VET
44. “Finished!” : DIDIT
48. Lift : RIDE
49. Mother-of-pearl : NACRE
51. Zippo : NADA
52. “Here Come the Warm Jets” musician : ENO
53. Butts : BOTTOMS
55. Lead-in to X, Y or Z : GEN
56. Lose fizz : GOFLAT
58. Classic declaration in Gotham City : IMBATMAN
60. Burning : ONFIRE
61. Not closing before 10 or 11 p.m. : OPENLATE
62. Back from a vacation, say : RESTED
63. Acceptance from fellow brainiacs, in slang : NERDCRED
Down
1. Name that comes from Arabic for “desert” : SAHARA
2. Dwellings : ABODES
3. Many graphics on election night : USMAPS
4. Use it for kicks : TOE
5. Italy’s third-largest island, after Sicily and Sardinia : ELBA
6. Engine sounds : PURRS
7. At the original speed, in music : ATEMPO
8. Publishing debut of 1851, with “The” : NEWYORKTIMES
9. Lead-in to T, A or X : MODEL
10. In short order : ANON
11. Bit of ink : TAT
12. What might have a large collection of prints : CRIMELAB
13. What Gandhi once likened to an ocean : HUMANITY
14. Opening of many a speech : ANECDOTE
21. Swarm : MOB
24. Pathetic one : SADCASE
26. College in Brunswick, Me. : BOWDOIN
28. Ties up, in a way : MOORS
30. Oslo setting : FJORD
32. Furtive : SLY
33. LinkedIn listing : JOB
34. Mixed martial arts champion Conor ___ : MCGREGOR
35. Multipurpose : ALLINONE
36. First ones to bat : LEADOFFS
39. Representative sample of a larger group : CROSSSECTION
42. Acid holder : VAT
43. ___ l’oeil (illusion) : TROMPE
45. One-named 1950s TV sex symbol : DAGMAR
46. Imagine : IDEATE
47. Back from a vacation, say : TANNED
49. “Gotcha” : NOTED
50. Old flame? : EMBER
53. Like Old Mother Hubbard’s cupboard : BARE
54. Smooth : SAND
57. Burning : LIT
59. Spa offering, briefly : TLC