Crossword Puzzle Info

New York Times, Monday, April 20, 2020 Puzzle Solutions

Published in New York Times Crossword.

Clues Answers
‘Madama Butterfly’ dress KIMONO
‘Sounds right to me’ IDSAYSO
‘Well, what have we here?!’ OHO
‘Wow!’ … and a hint to both halves of the answers to the starred clues BOYOHBOY
*Drama department production SCHOOLPLAY
*Means of locating one from the herd COWBELL
*Something to ‘take me out to,’ in an old song BALLGAME
*The presidency, e.g HIGHOFFICE
*Unpleasant tidings BADNEWS
1950s Communist-bashing grp. in Congress HUAC
Account of one’s earlier days MEMOIR
Airport for a Bull or a Bear OHARE
Astronomer Sagan CARL
Big Board inits NYSE
Boat propeller OAR
Bowl or plate DISH
Brian who coined the term ‘ambient music’ ENO
Bump against in a crowd JOSTLE
Circle LOOP
Close buddy, in a modern coinage BFF
Comprehended GOT
Cough syrup amt TSP
Crushing defeat ROUT
Desert refuges OASES
Document showing ownership DEED
Dog strap LEASH
Estate in ‘Gone With the Wind’ TARA
Falco with Emmys for two different series EDIE
Fills tightly STUFFS
Flicks that sometimes end in weddings ROMCOMS
Fox talent show winner IDOL
G.I. who’s way off base AWOL
George Gershwin’s brother/partner IRA
Get ready for production, as a factory TOOLUP
Giant-sized TV, as in a stadium JUMBOTRON
Great ___ of China WALL
Guarantee ASSURE
Gulped down SWALLOWED
Hershey’s coconut candy bar MOUNDS
Homes made of sun-dried bricks ADOBES
Hospital dept. for the neediest cases ICU
Its symbol is Sn TIN
Keats’s tribute to an urn, e.g ODE
Kind of birth with a rear-first delivery BREECH
Knighted actor Guinness ALEC
Latin list lopper, in brief ETAL
Like a two-position electrical switch ONOFF
Loose, as shoelaces UNTIED
Maine’s national park ACADIA
Nastase of 1970s tennis ILIE
Neither’s partner NOR
Not watertight LEAKY
Once around the track LAP
Orange-nosed Muppet ELMO
Performed some hip-hop RAPPED
Prohibit OUTLAW
Prohibits BANS
Recycling container BIN
Response to ‘Who, me?’ YESYOU
Rhythmic heartbeats PULSES
Satirical work, like ‘Bored of the Rings’ PARODY
Sexual appetite LIBIDO
Some mag. workers EDS
Spy on the inside MOLE
Strip in a window blind SLAT
Swill for swine SLOP
Texter’s guffaw LOL
Thrilla in Manila victor ALI
Toys on strings YOYOS
Trains like Chicago’s ELS
Triangular sail LATEEN
Trifling amount SOU
Uptight EDGY
Was the front-runner LED
Weight watcher’s plan DIET
Where a nuthatch hatches NEST
Whole lot SLEW
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