Crossword Puzzle Info

New York Times – January 2 2019

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

Across
1. Gloomy atmosphere : PALL
5. Mess up : MUFF
9. Subject of some youth sports fraud : AGE
12. What inventions start as : IDEAS
14. Actor Morales of “The Brink” : ESAI
15. Toot one’s own horn : BRAG
16. *Fish fork : SHARK
17. *Cocktail fork : MARGARITA
19. Vice president who became ambassador to Japan : MONDALE
21. Swapped : TRADED
22. It ends rather spookily: Abbr. : OCT
23. Last ruler of the United Kingdoms of Sweden and Norway : OSCARII
26. Often-prewritten news article, for short : OBIT
29. Regret : RUE
30. Wide-eyed sort : NAIF
34. Unrealized : LATENT
36. Draw (out) : EKE
37. Leslie in the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame : LISA
38. *Salad fork : GREEK
39. Flashlight inserts, perhaps : AAS
40. Soldier’s topper : BERET
41. Well, in old Rome : BENE
42. Loos : WCS
43. Some rock coverings : MOSSES
44. “Bye!” : TATA
45. Wide shoe spec : EEE
46. ___ Village (Manhattan neighborhood) : EAST
47. Russia, once : TSARDOM
50. Preschool group? : ROE
53. Estate sharer : COHEIR
56. Bespectacled canine of comics : DOGBERT
59. *Dessert fork : CHERRYPIE
62. *Fruit fork : PEACH
63. Haberdasher’s array : TIES
64. “Yikes!” : OHNO
65. TV’s Don Draper, for one : ADMAN
66. Abbr. on a remote : VOL
67. Fictional boy who rafted down the Mississippi : FINN
68. Big brand of petrol : ESSO
Down
1. ___ Beach, Calif. : PISMO
2. Makeshift : ADHOC
3. Makeshift shelter : LEANTOTENT
4. Kosher bakery no-no : LARD
5. They might go viral : MEMES
6. “Mr. Robot” network : USA
7. Partner of wide : FAR
8. What Buddha is said to have meditated under : FIGTREE
9. Barren : ARID
10. Boarding pass datum : GATE
11. “Heavens to Murgatroyd!” : EGAD
13. Genre of the band Less Than Jake : SKA
15. Idiotic : BRAINLESS
18. The Cards, on scoreboards : ARI
20. 1980s-’90s N.F.L. great Ronnie : LOTT
24. Like envelope flaps : CREASED
25. Relatives of puffins : AUKS
27. Relatives of kingfishers : BEEEATERS
28. India ___ : INK
31. Wind tunnel currents : AIRSTREAMS
32. “Got it!” : ISEE
33. They can be saturated : FATS
34. Pride parade letters : LGBT
35. Rest ___ : AREA
39. Big name in laptops : ACER
40. Fashion accessory that may be six feet long : BOA
42. No longer interested in : WEARYOF
43. An assistant might take one : MEMO
48. Follower of yes or no in the military : SIR
49. Ancient arts venue : ODEON
51. Black-and-white mammals : ORCAS
52. Prefix with musicology : ETHNO
53. Security guard’s viewing, for short : CCTV
54. River originating in Pittsburgh : OHIO
55. Shoe part : HEEL
57. Figure on a résumé, in brief : GPA
58. Monk known as “The Father of English History” : BEDE
60. Upsilon follower : PHI
61. Stop on a trip : INN