Crossword Puzzle Info

New York Times – Nov 24 2018

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

Across
1. “Dora the Explorer” catchphrase : SWIPERNOSWIPING
16. Demanding : HIGHMAINTENANCE
17. It’s not backed up : IDLESPECULATION
18. Cry for attention, maybe : MEOW
19. Mephitis : STENCH
20. K’ung Fu-___ (Confucius) : TSE
21. Sign of a sensation : SRO
22. Radio freq. unit : MHZ
23. Japanese room divider : SHOJI
25. What’s done up in an updo : TRESS
27. Unsavory : SLEAZY
30. Capitol vehicle : STATECAR
33. First name in fragrance : ESTEE
34. Angel’s antithesis : BRAT
35. Number below # : THREE
37. He hit his 600th home run in 2007 : SOSA
38. How some bonds are sold : ATPAR
40. Suffers humiliation : EATSDIRT
42. Four-time Emmy-winning drama : MADMEN
44. Specialized : NICHE
45. Quinn of CBS’s “Elementary” : AIDAN
47. Stanford rival, informally : CAL
48. Cool ___ : CAT
51. Home of the largest grain elevator in the world: Abbr. : KAN
53. Ancestor of a cell : BEEPER
55. U.S. financial giant, for short : BOFA
56. One way to lose your balance? : ACCOUNTINGERROR
59. “Things get ugly” : THECLAWSCOMEOUT
60. Classic Dr. Seuss title : YERTLETHETURTLE
Down
1. Levels : SHIMS
2. Like EE vis-à-vis E : WIDER
3. Digs in the snow? : IGLOO
4. “I’m exhausted!” : PHEW
5. Trio of mummies : EMS
6. Bad record : RAPSHEET
7. Philosopher who said “What does not kill me makes me stronger” : NIETZSCHE
8. Part of YOLO : ONCE
9. Blows away : STUNS
10. Big name in jam : WELCHS
11. Not just down : INAHOLE
12. One way to stand : PAT
13. Spark provider : INITIATOR
14. E-4 and E-5, but not E-3 : NCOS
15. Good name for someone tracing family history? : GENE
22. Actor who said “It takes a smart guy to play dumb” : MRT
24. ___ J, singer with the 2014 hit “Bang Bang” : JESSIE
25. Straw mat : TATAMI
26. It’s a wrap : SARAN
28. Drink flavorer : ZEST
29. ___ big : YEA
30. Dora the Explorer, e.g.: Abbr. : SRTA
31. Fred Astaire, at times : TAPDANCER
32. Taciturnity : RETICENCE
34. Sound of a sock : BAM
36. Starter at un restaurant : ESCARGOT
39. Drink that competes with Monster : REDBULL
41. Big name in shipping : DHL
43. 2010s dance craze : NAENAE
46. Abbr. on a food wrapper : NETWT
48. “Ville-d’Avray” painter : COROT
49. On the wrong side (of) : AFOUL
50. ___ Tatin (upside-down pastry) : TARTE
51. Singer Perry : KATY
52. Pine : ACHE
54. “That’s ridiculous!” : PISH
55. Title for a fox : BRER
57. 10/ : OCT
58. Member of a crossword aviary? : EMU