Crossword Puzzle Info

USA Today – Aug 28 2020 Crossword Answers

Published in USA Today Crossword.

Clues Answers
‘A League of Their Own’ field BASEBALLDIAMOND
‘Absolutely!’ YES
‘All bets ___ off’ ARE
‘Full Frontal’ host Samantha BEE
‘Great job!’ NICE
‘Tattooed Heart’ singer Grande ARIANA
‘Yum!’ TASTY
12/31, for short NYE
A la ___ (menu option) CARTE
Analyzes grammatically PARSES
Apex predators among birds EAGLES
Be up front on a plane SITINFIRSTCLASS
Bleak GRIM
Budget or Dollar alternative AVIS
Buffalo’s Great Lake ERIE
City northeast of (and hidden nonconsecutively in) Sacramento RENO
Clumsy INEPT
Contractor’s proposal BID
Copper-zinc alloy BRASS
Country with a four-crescent emblem IRAN
Criticize severely SLAM
Cube root of 27 THREE
Defib experts EMTS
Deviates from the course STRAYS
Devious SLY
Doesn’t lack HAS
Email button SEND
Erroneous FALSE
Fail to mention OMIT
Flatbreads with pockets PITAS
Free verse’s lack METER
Furtive ‘Hey!’ PSST
Get the ball rolling BEGIN
Get ___ the ground floor INON
Grill fuel GAS
Halle Berry’s ‘X-Men’ role STORM
Has an inclination TENDS
Has wings, say EATS
Hedging words ORSO
Clues Answers
Horse-guiding strap REIN
Hourly ___ RATE
Impetus for a Boston ‘party’ in 1773 TEAACT
Investment initials IRA
Large primates APES
Like a skyscraper TALL
Lingerie purchases BRAS
List-ending abbreviation ETAL
Lunch menu letters BLT
Messy type SLOB
Mushroom part CAP
Not even one NONE
Not prerecorded LIVE
On the ocean ATSEA
One may be airtight ALIBI
Operatic solo ARIA
Outdo TOP
Part of a sock HEEL
Pastry served with tea SCONE
Peru’s capital LIMA
Pester relentlessly HOUND
Pimento-stuffed tidbit OLIVE
Plant secretion RESIN
Prom committee’s selection THEME
Ranchland measures ACRES
Reason for refusing an invitation PRIORENGAGEMENT
Reduce to smithereens SMASH
Repair MEND
Risotto base RICE
River through Egypt NILE
Small-screen commercial TVAD
Spot for a houseplant SILL
Storage areas in some houses GARAGES
Studio stand EASEL
Tattoo ___ PARLOR
Wall coating PLASTER
Writing assignment ESSAY
___ congestion SINUS
___ testimony ORAL