Crossword Puzzle Info

New York Times – Oct 15 2020 Crossword Answers

Published in New York Times Crossword.

Clues Answers
‘I need to speak with you,’ briefly AWORD
‘Old MacDonald’ sound OINK
‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ setting SEA
‘Yankee Doodle’ epithet that’s also the name of a food MACARONI
‘You think that’s true about me?’ AMI
1973 #1 Rolling Stones love ballad ANGIE
A goose egg NADA
A house may be built on it SPEC
Autobahn hazard EIS
Balls of yarn, fake mice, etc CATTOYS
Big Alaska export OIL
Big hopper KANG
Bouncer’s equipment TRAMPOLINE
Brand of spread for sandwiches and toast VEGE
Burlesque accessories BOAS
Capitulates CAVES
Capote sobriquet TRU
Cartomancy tool TAROT
Dweller in a eucalyptus forest KOALA
Elflike FAY
English town known for its salt EPSOM
Fishing spots PIERS
Galas DOS
Gimlet garnish LIME
Goes the distance LASTS
Gossip BLAB
Grades MARKS
Have a loan from OWETO
Holy Trinity part SON
Hot alcoholic drink TODDY
Ice cream container TUB
Ingredient in a Cuban sandwich HAM
Clues Answers
Instrument played using circular breathing DIDGE
Italian god DIO
Key for Tchaikovsky’s ‘1812 Overture’ EFLAT
Language that gave us ‘spunk’ and ‘slogan’ ERSE
Letter-shaped part of a sink PTRAP
Little ones TOTS
Locale suggested by this puzzle’s theme AUSTRALIA
Make a decision OPT
Malcolm Gladwell best seller that explores the 10,000-hour rule OUTLIERS
Nashville music mecca, informally OPRY
Nickname for 18-Across, and a hint to how four answers in this puzzle are to be entered DOWNUNDER
Noted example of corporate misconduct ENRON
Novelist Santha Rama ___ RAU
Ones coming for a ride? REPOMEN
Performers of the ceremonial haka dance MAORI
Piece of information DATUM
S.I. V.I.P.s EDS
Sardonic WRY
Select TAP
Spanish 23-Across: Abbr SRA
Statue of ___, figure atop the U.S. Capitol FREEDOM
Stone with curved bands AGATE
Strand at the airport, maybe FOGIN
They can be treated with warm compresses STYES
Things with perks? COFFEEPOTS
Time it takes light to travel .3 mm: Abbr PSEC
Traditional gemstone for a seventh wedding anniversary ONYX
Violinist Zimbalist EFREM
Virginia Woolf’s ‘___ Dalloway’ MRS
Web-footed mammals PLATY
What it takes two to tie THEKNOT
Where Achilles took a dip? STYX
Whirled powers? TORNADOS
Wood rich in tannins OAK
___ culpa MEA
___ de sel FLEUR
___ Gawande, author of the 2014 best seller ‘Being Mortal’ ATUL
___ Rebellion, 1808 uprising in New South Wales RUM