New York Times, Monday, May 9, 2022 Crossword Answers

Clues Answers
___ be a big help ITD
___ de toilette EAU
___ K. of Kafka’s “The Trial” JOSEF
___ Pet (onetime fad item) CHIA
___-bitsy ITSY
1963’s ___ on Washington MARCH
Actress Rudolph of “Bridesmaids” MAYA
Amanda of “Sleeping With Other People” PEET
Anatomical canal locale EA
Author Calvino ITALO
BlackBerrys and PalmPilots, for short PDAS
Blow, as a volcano ERUPT
Bogus SHAM
Bone parallel to the radius ULNA
Boxing ring ruling, in brief TKO
Buddy PAL
Bygone music collection from Nas or Lil’ Kim RAPCD
Cat pose or downward dog ASANA
Cause of a laugh JOKE
Closing bit of music OUTRO
Computer memory units BYTES
C-worthy OKAY
Dagnabbit! DRAT
Decorated, as a cake ICED
Distribute, with “out” METE
Doe or buck DEER
Empower a successor, metaphorically PASSTHETORCH
Ewe’s mate RAM
Feathery accessory BOA
Folk icon Guthrie WOODY
Full of fury IRATE
Gloating words of mock consolation TOOBADFORYOU
Good name for a financial planner? IRA
greenpeace.___ ORG
Have another round – my treat! THISONESONME
Hosiery shade ECRU
In a good mood HAPPY
In memoriam piece OBI
Invitation to a prospective waltz partner SHALLWEDANCE
Justice Kagan ELENA
Lays down turf SODS
Low’s opposite HIGH
Make music on a kazoo, say HUM
Measure of gold’s purity, not its weight KARAT
Mohawked star of “The A-Team” MRT
Oh, quit ___ bellyachin’! YER
Once-standard feature not found in most newer vehicles ASHTRAY
Pace set by a metronome TEMPO
Peel … or, phonetically, a fruit you might do this to PARE
Percolate SEEP
Private eye, in old slang TEC
Puzzle with a 9 x 9 grid SUDOKU
Rainy day hue GRAY
Revealed accidentally LETSLIP
Rough patch in adolescence? ACNE
School fund-raising grp. PTA
Sculptures made of found objects and scraps TRASHART
Similar (to) AKIN
Small butter unit PAT
Something special ALLTHAT
Sound heard twice in “George” SOFTG
Stephen of “The Crying Game” REA
Sufi poet thought to have coined the adage found at the starts of 19-, 27-, 45- and 52-Across ATTAR
Texter’s “Hold that thought” BRB
The “S” in iOS SYSTEM
The ___ of Babel TOWER
The Reds or the Red Sox, for short MLBTEAM
Title cyborg in a 1987 sci-fi flick ROBOCOP
Transport built for revelry PARTYBUS
Trolley TRAM
Tweeter’s “alternatively” OTOH
Uncle “we don’t talk about” in Disney’s 2021 film “Encanto” BRUNO
Wretched AWFUL
You bet! YES

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