Crossword Puzzle Info

New York Times – Dec 8 2018

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


Across
1. Informal font : COMICSANS
10. Rock climber’s challenge : CRAG
14. Out and about? : OPENLYGAY
15. Break : LULL
16. Symbol created in 1958 as the logo for the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament : PEACESIGN
17. Ermine predator : SABLE
18. It follows directions : ERN
19. Talisa Maegyr’s portrayer on “Game of Thrones” : OONACHAPLIN
21. It’s a long story : SAGA
23. Like “Wonder Woman” : PGTHIRTEEN
24. They’re no good : ILLS
26. Doctors Without Borders, e.g., briefly : NGO
27. Open courts : ATRIA
29. Really clicks with a partner, say? : TAPDANCES
35. Film villain with one eye : HAL
36. Access to the slopes : SKIPASS
38. Plot device? : HOE
39. Deep-fried ball of cornmeal : HUSHPUPPY
41. Goody two-shoes : SAINT
43. John, overseas : IAN
44. Honey : DOLL
45. “You decide” : SURPRISEME
51. High in the Andes? : ALTO
54. Sarcastic political meme that started in 2009 : THANKSOBAMA
56. Vietnam’s Dien Bien ___ : PHU
57. Some “Lord of the Rings” characters : RUNES
58. Cleansing ritual : DETOXDIET
60. Female name that’s the name of a female assistant backward : IRIS
61. Forger’s mark? : ARTDEALER
62. Trashes : PANS
63. Color achieved during tempering : STEELBLUE
Down
1. Gets along : COPES
2. Word with light or rock : OPERA
3. 2004 movie featuring a clique called the Plastics : MEANGIRLS
4. Business end? : INC
5. Last Ptolemaic ruler, informally : CLEO
6. Post masters? : SYSOPS
7. Subject of gerontology : AGING
8. Plague : NAGAT
9. Match (up) : SYNCH
10. Only three-time inductee into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame : CLAPTON
11. Second-oldest national currency : RUBLE
12. Half of a 1980s sitcom duo : ALLIE
13. John in space : GLENN
17. Sea with no land boundaries : SARGASSO
20. Female deer : HINDS
22. “Moonlight” actor : ALI
25. 2016 WNBA champs, informally : LASPARKS
27. “That hits the spot!” : AHH
28. Greek letter that once symbolized life and resurrection : TAU
29. Pro ___ : TIP
30. Skype or FaceTime, e.g. : APP
31. Info in many a help wanted ad : PAY
32. Metaphorical prescription : CHILLPILL
33. Long division? : EON
34. Go down : SET
37. Mila of “Forgetting Sarah Marshall” : KUNIS
40. Cool air? : HIPNESS
42. ___ plancha (pan-fried) : ALA
44. Out of fashion : DEMODE
45. High-traffic commercial area : STRIP
46. Bridge officer on the original Enterprise : UHURA
47. Arrested : RANIN
48. Pops : SODAS
49. He said “I learned to be a movie critic by reading Mad magazine” : EBERT
50. Dull and flat : MATTE
52. 2012 Nobel Peace Prize recipient, informally : THEEU
53. Weird : OUTRE
55. “Double” or “triple” move : AXEL
59. Touch : DAB