Crossword Puzzle Info

The Washington Post Sunday – May 13 2018

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Clues Answers
‘And there it is!’ TADA
‘Argo’ actor Alan ARKIN
‘Bad’ singer, in tabloids JACKO
‘Confound it!’ BLAST
‘Glad that’s over!’ WHEW
‘Hairspray’ spray, e.g PROP
‘I’ll chase him round Good Hope, and round the Horn, and round the Norway Maelstrom’ speaker of fiction AHAB
‘It’s ___!’ (‘Things are getting exciting!’) LIT
‘Q: ___ We Not Men? A: We ___ Devo!’ (debut Devo album) ARE
‘Superman’ man REEVE
‘The Graduate’ actress Katharine ROSS
‘The Power’ novelist Alderman NAOMI
‘Well, it actually might work if …’ UNLESS
‘___ only just begun’ IVE
Advertising exec on ‘Black-ish’ DRE
Agricultural aircraft CROPDUSTERS
Angers me? MOI
Apt surname for a metalworker SMITH
Beasts of burden ASSES
Biceps, metaphorically GUNS
Big party nights EVES
Blood drive donation PLASMA
Blotter entry ARREST
Bobby whose junior ice hockey team was the Oshawa Generals ORR
Bold competitor ALL
Boxing position STANCE
Bristol bottoms ARSES
Brittany city BREST
Buggy version, perhaps BETA
Built MADE
Buzzer with antennae BEE
Change, as a sketch REDRAW
Chipotle purchase TACO
Chuck HURL
Close-knit groups CLANS
Cognizant AWARE
Come by ATTAIN
Comedian Wong ALI
Confirms the transmission of an email HITSSEND
Covers, in a way PAYSFOR
Craft project wood BALSA
Crime lab items SWABS
Cross-referencing word SEE
Cry after taking a blow OOF
Custom Cruiser producer, once OLDS
Dealt with ADDRESSED
Deep blue CERULEAN
Deficit indicator REDINK
Discontinue HALT
Dolt’s display IDIOCY
Eject, as lava SPEW
Emerged from slumber AWOKE
Emulates Raphael PAINTS
Enemy of 28 Across WHALE
Entertaining Caesar SID
Erred on, as a check MISDATED
Exchange in a window CHAT
Expressed joy, in a way WEPT
Flavor of many Welch’s juices GRAPE
Formal title SIR
Former NBC host LENO
Former NBC host PAAR
Former tennis star Mandlíková HANA
French composer Satie ERIK
From Muscat, say OMANI
Gets ready for sleep TUCKSIN
Grain repository SILO
Group of characters FONT
Growls at, say WARNS
Gyllenhaal’s co-star in ‘Nightcrawler’ RUSSO
Haughty expression SNEER
Clues Answers
Heroic companion of Dale Arden and Dr. Hans Zarkov FLASHGORDON
Hesse of Germany, e.g STATE
Homeroom skippers TRUANTS
Homes of the cubs DENS
Hopper FROG
Imperiled one’s signal SOS
Impose (on) FOIST
Intricately embellished ORNATE
It broke up in 1991 USSR
It’s sought by Predators GOAL
Jazz singer Jones ETTA
Jerks might serve them MALTS
Kim Kardashian West was on its April 2018 cover ELLE
Large bodies OCEANS
Leading the field ONTOP
Leave home GOOUT
Left or right, in the ring JAB
Like drakes MALE
Like shooting fish in a barrel REALEASY
Many successfully converted ‘and one’ scores in basketball THREEPOINTPLAYS
More perplexing ODDER
More, in Monterrey MAS
Nannies on a farm GOATS
Nano-technology device? IPOD
Need to have a drink THIRST
New Jazz star, e.g ROOKIE
Non-musical record (though it bears the name of a music genre) RAPSHEET
One helping around the house AUPAIR
One working for kicks? MARTIALARTIST
Ophthalmology subjects EYES
Organized whole, from the German word for ‘form’ GESTALT
Part of a garden fork TINE
Prep school with a ‘wall game’ tradition ETON
Preschool lessons ABCS
Princeton, e.g TOWN
Protective feature of a work boot STEELTOE
Ready to erupt IRATE
Result of labor, maybe SON
Rochester’s love EYRE
Run after a home run TROT
Sarcophagus location TOMB
Scuff up MAR
Selects, with ‘for’ OPTS
Six years in D.C., maybe TERM
Some bakery loaves RYEBREADS
Some Coppertone or Neutrogena products SUNBLOCKS
Something that signals impending doom KISSOFDEATH
Sources of stories MEDIA
Spanakopita cheese FETA
Special counsel in 2018 headlines ROBERTMUELLER
Spirited tune LILT
Steamy spot SAUNA
Sweetie DEAR
Sympathetic ___ EAR
The one for 11 Down is 11 Down ANSWER
They may be present in corn or rice, briefly GMOS
Things grown during in vitro fertilization EMBRYOS
Took a long trip TREKKED
Under siege BESET
Untouchables head NESS
Water runs through it SIEVE
Waters near the Alaska Peninsula and a strait sharing the same name BERINGSEA
What Ralph uses to call a meeting in ‘Lord of the Flies’ CONCH
Whodunit feature MURDER
World Cup cry OLE
Worth keeping around USABLE
___ it up (laugh) YUK
___ lick SALT
___ practice BEST
___ Sisters (D.C.-based dessert shop) PIE
___ suspect HIGHLY