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20 Dec 21, Monday, LA Times Crossword Answers

20 Dec 21, LA Times Crossword Solutions

20 Dec 21, LA Times Crossword Answers Across

  • 1 Get ready, as for surgery : PREP
  • 5 Dada lover? : MAMA
  • 9 Breathe like a hot dog : PANT
  • 13 Trevi Fountain city : ROME
  • 14 “Yeah, right!” : AS IF!
  • 15 Stomach woe : ULCER
  • 16 “In memoriam” bio : OBIT
  • 17 Shout : YELL
  • 18 Caulking need : PUTTY
  • 19 Dome-shaped frozen areas at the two ends of the Earth : POLAR ICE CAPS (RICE in the middle)
  • 22 Distinctive manner of writing, say : STYLE
  • 23 Sit-__: protests : INS
  • 24 Bro’s sibling : SIS
  • 27 One in charge of a depot : STATION AGENT (IONA in the middle)
  • 32 Throw in : ADD
  • 35 Zip, in soccer : NIL
  • 36 Slow musical movement : LENTO
  • 37 Cognac, crème de cacao and cream cocktail : BRANDY ALEXANDER (YALE in the middle)
  • 42 Swahili’s language group : BANTU
  • 43 1950s prez : IKE
  • 44 On the __: sneakily : SLY
  • 45 Over an extended period : IN THE LONG RUN (ELON in the middle)
  • 50 Scratch (out), as a living : EKE
  • 51 Smidgen : TAD
  • 52 Harbor cities : PORTS
  • 56 Junior high … and what each set of circles is? : MIDDLE SCHOOL
  • 60 “__ Secretary”: Téa Leoni title role : MADAM
  • 63 Ultra-modest skirt : MAXI
  • 64 Microsoft browser : EDGE
  • 65 Banishment : EXILE
  • 66 Enthusiastic : AVID
  • 67 Big jump : LEAP
  • 68 Came’s opposite : WENT
  • 69 Basketball Hall of Famer Archibald or Thurmond : NATE
  • 70 Share on Facebook, say : POST

20 Dec 21, LA Times Crossword Answers Down

  • 1 Yorick’s skull in “Hamlet” and the dagger in “Macbeth,” e.g. : PROPS
  • 2 Automaton : ROBOT
  • 3 Poet Dickinson : EMILY
  • 4 Rose features : PETALS
  • 5 Polite request : MAY I?
  • 6 “Just __ … ” : A SEC
  • 7 1,760 yards : MILE
  • 8 Merged union: Abbr. : AFL-CIO
  • 9 In addition to : PLUS
  • 10 Assume a role : ACT
  • 11 Bottom line : NET
  • 12 Give it a go : TRY
  • 15 Swedish university city : UPPSALA
  • 20 Like a prof. emeritus : RET
  • 21 Columnist Landers : ANN
  • 24 Transmits : SENDS
  • 25 Major chip maker : INTEL
  • 26 Kid’s bedtime request : STORY
  • 28 “… have you __ wool?” : ANY
  • 29 Andalusian aunt : TIA
  • 30 Messin’ around, in rap slang : ILLIN’
  • 31 With 41-Down, boomer’s kid : GEN-
  • 32 “Steal This Book” author Hoffman : ABBIE
  • 33 Had a beer, say : DRANK
  • 34 “Divine Comedy” poet : DANTE
  • 38 Utmost degree : NTH
  • 39 Eventually and aptly, after “in” : … DUE TIME
  • 40 Heart test: Abbr. : EKG
  • 41 See 31-Down : -XER
  • 46 Young fellow : LAD
  • 47 Extra guy who’s “out” : ODD MAN
  • 48 Scanned bars: Abbr. : UPC
  • 49 Of little value : NO HELP
  • 53 Wyoming’s state sport : RODEO
  • 54 Roman wraps : TOGAS
  • 55 Took a nap : SLEPT
  • 56 Brewer’s need : MALT
  • 57 Etna output : LAVA
  • 58 Leave the room : EXIT
  • 59 One of a cube’s six : SIDE
  • 60 Kitty’s sound : MEW
  • 61 Lumberjack tool : AXE
  • 62 Terrible racket : DIN