Crossword Puzzle Info

New York Times – Oct 20 2018

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


Across
1. Gang member associated with the color blue : CRIP
5. Powerful ray : MANTA
10. Sorority letters : PSIS
14. Advanced : LENT
15. Spinning : AREEL
16. “I’m so sorry” : OHNO
17. Marie who married at 14 : ANTOINETTE
19. Bean town? : LIMA
20. Painting of a bouquet, e.g. : STILLLIFE
21. Israeli P.M. between Netanyahu and Sharon : BARAK
22. With assurance : SAFELY
23. Make deep cuts in : LACERATE
25. Caesarean section? : ICAME
26. Easy-to-eat, in a way : BITESIZED
27. Wyoming town that’s home to the Buffalo Bill Museum : CODY
28. Relatives of tails : TUXEDOS
29. Steamy place : SPA
30. Rapping : RATATAT
31. Switzerland’s ___ de Neuch√Ętel : LAC
34. Something a lawyer might make : PARTNER
35. Something that’s “free” (although that’s debatable) : WILL
36. They’re hard to beat : GREATODDS
39. Can’t not : HASTO
40. Head case, so to speak : NEUROTIC
41. Rich cakes : TORTES
42. Man with ___ : APLAN
43. Ship-to-ship communication : AHOYTHERE
45. Courts : WOOS
46. Dead ringers? : FLIPPHONES
47. Best Picture before “12 Years a Slave” : ARGO
48. Contradict : BELIE
49. Olympic racer : LUGE
50. Texter’s valediction : TTYL
51. Does nothing : IDLES
52. Spy : SPOT
Down
1. Makeup of a high school reading list : CLASSICS
2. Mall authority figure : RENTACOP
3. Palestinian uprising : INTIFADA
4. Astronomer with a geocentric model of the universe : PTOLEMY
5. Macho : MANLY
6. “Whose woods these ___ …”: Frost : AREI
7. Modern invitation to hook up : NETFLIXANDCHILL
8. Chats : TETEATETES
9. A bitter pull to swallow? : ALE
10. Guiding light : POLARIS
11. Full-bodied red : SHIRAZ
12. Joint tenant? : INMATE
13. Gouged : SOAKED
18. Latin pronoun : ILLE
21. Stupefy : BESOT
24. Moth repellent : CEDAR
26. Ended a phone call? : BUTTDIALED
28. King of Cups, e.g. : TAROT
30. Sing about? : RATON
31. “Hey!” : LISTENUP
32. Hannah Montana, for one : ALTEREGO
33. Narrowly spaced : CLOSESET
34. Protection from harmful rays : PARASOL
35. “Eight Elvises” and “Sixteen Jackies” : WARHOLS
36. Really annoy : GNAWAT
37. Bit of news : REPORT
38. Panegyric : EULOGY
39. Ice planet in “The Empire Strikes Back” : HOTH
41. Pecks, in a way : TYPES
44. Role for a young Ron Howard : OPIE
46. Spy grp. : FBI