Crossword Puzzle Info

USA Today – Aug 3 2018

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

Clues Answers
‘Dilbert’ cartoonist Adams SCOTT
‘The Naked Maja’ painter GOYA
2008 movie with a gay rights theme MILK
Acrobat’s precaution NET
Added zip to SPICEDUP
Appear ominously LOOM
Beehive State athlete UTE
Best Picture winner in 2013 ARGO
Bit of hail damage DENT
Bring 42-Across to ELATE
Cartman on ‘South Park’ ERIC
Cattle-catching gear ROPE
Cause of hiccups SPASM
Centurion Card issuer, informally AMEX
Corrosive compounds ACIDS
Creates a screenplay from ADAPTS
Cuisine with sticky rice THAI
Curriculum segment COURSE
Desirable traits PROS
Dismissed summarily AXED
Dumb conclusion? SILENTB
Earliest stage ONSET
Extinguish, with ‘out’ PUT
Febreze target ODOR
Fed. air quality monitor EPA
Fiber optic alternative CABLE
Finished, as cupcakes ICED
Fishing boat load HAUL
Flea, to a dog PARASITE
Flower girl’s path AISLE
French menu phrase ALA
Group playing Top 40 hits, e.g COVERBAND
Had a night on the town WENTOUT
Hayloft’s place BARN
Hid, as gray roots DYED
Hotel with a Select Guest program OMNI
HP cartridge filler INK
Icky stuff GOOP
Ingredient in a gin-based liqueur SLOE
Clues Answers
Levy on property LANDTAX
Like corduroy RIDGED
Long-range nuke carrier ICBM
Memo to oneself, perhaps NOTE
More than merely able ADEPT
Newscast wrap-up RECAP
No. 2 execs VEEPS
Nudged like a dog NOSED
Part of kph PER
Payments at plazas TOLLS
Penn of 71-Across SEAN
Perot of the Reform Party ROSS
Place for a rubdown SPA
Plant that doesn’t blossom FERN
Prime hunting time OPENSEASON
Psalms preposition UNTO
Purveyors of antiques DEALERS
Put aside for later LAYIN
Rank above viscount EARL
Rapturous feeling JOY
Recruit’s fare MESS
Right on the nose EXACT
School with a royally appointed provost ETON
Schreiber of ‘Ray Donovan’ LIEV
Show with sketches REVUE
Shrimp’s cousin PRAWN
Singer Baker or O’Day ANITA
Stackable cookies OREOS
Stand watch for, say ABET
Streaming video service HULU
Subjects of wills ESTATES
Sunburn protection initials SPF
Teen in a Shakespearean balcony scene ROMEO
TJ Maxx or J.C. Penney CHAINSTORE
Tomato, archaically LOVEAPPLE
Volleyball team, e.g SEXTET
Warrior in ‘The Iliad’ AJAX
Word before bait or wire LIVE
___ Lee (frozen dessert brand) SARA