Crossword Puzzle Info

USA Today – Aug 2 2018

Published in USA Today Crossword. Tags: , , , , , , .

Clues Answers
$5 bill, slangily ABE
‘A Christmas Carol’ boy TINYTIM
‘Born Free’ lioness ELSA
‘Columbo’ star Peter FALK
‘Toodle-oo!’ CIAO
Advance on a balk ONEBASE
Auction assents NODS
Barnyard sound OINK
Batik artist, e.g DYER
BBC watcher’s set TELLY
Build an extra room, say ADDON
Building material that may contain straw ADOBE
Carnival city, briefly RIO
Castor and Pollux, for two STARS
Circular gaskets ORINGS
Cocoon occupant PUPA
Collin with the No. 1 country hit ‘Love, Me’ RAYE
Cruise departure spots PIERS
Daly of ‘Judging Amy’ TYNE
Division word INTO
Dropped for a 10-count, briefly KOD
Electric train name LIONEL
Embellish, as a resume PAD
Fair-to-middling SOSO
Foaming at the mouth IRATE
French realist Bonheur ROSA
From Belgrade SERBIAN
Gets blubbery CRIES
Grasshopper’s rebuker, in fable ANT
Hard, wavy confection RIBBONCANDY
Heart vocalist Wilson ANN
Henrik who wrote ‘Peer Gynt’ IBSEN
Hoda Kotb’s show TODAY
Jacob Riis, notably REFORMER
Jon Arbuckle’s drooling pet ODIE
Kilted musician PIPER
Knock senseless DAZE
Koch or Giuliani, once MAYOR
Lamp fuel KEROSENE
Clues Answers
Legs, slangily GAMS
Less sterile GERMIER
Letter-shaped lab vessel UTUBE
Life of ___ (ease) RILEY
Lo-cal, in ads LITE
Low-paid laborer PEON
Lunch hour, maybe NOON
Mario who portrayed Caruso LANZA
MGM mascot LEO
NASA ‘walk’ EVA
No later than UPTO
Opening on some pajamas FLAP
Organs near the diaphragm LUNGS
Part of an ancient alphabet RUNE
Pays a visit to SEES
Penny, perhaps ANTE
Place for a travel mug, perhaps CUPHOLDER
Place for magnets FRIDGE
Police officer’s identifying figure BADGENUMBER
Popular golf scoring system MEDALPLAY
Praises to the skies LAUDS
Produce leaves FOLIATE
Reach the heavens SOAR
Regret bitterly RUE
Remove to a MASH, briefly EVAC
Reply to ‘That a fact?’ ITIS
Risk a perjury rap LIE
Scrooge or Marner MISER
Super-G, e.g SKIRACE
Tackle box item SINKER
The Big Band ___ ERA
Took the reins LED
Tram cargo ORE
Trim to fit, say EDIT
Typesetters’ units PICAS
Unsettled issues IFS
Vocal quartet member ALTO
Volcanic spew ASH
Wave’s peak CREST