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24 Dec 21, Friday, LA Times Crossword Answers

24 Dec 21, LA Times Crossword Solutions

24 Dec 21, LA Times Crossword Answers Across

  • 1 Tbsp., for example : AMT
  • 4 Touchy monarch? : MIDAS
  • 9 “United States of Al” network : CBS
  • 12 “Very droll” : HA HA
  • 14 Representation : IMAGE
  • 15 Edible seed : CHIA
  • 16 Port near the Red Sea : ADEN
  • 17 To date : AS YET
  • 18 Wild party : ORGY
  • 19 Near-EGOT winner Midler (she’s missing the O) : BETTE
  • 21 Org. with admirals : USN
  • 22 Reviews briefly : SKIMS
  • 23 Gets gasps from : AWES
  • 24 Bit of rebar : ROD
  • 25 Philippine currency : PESO
  • 26 Word often contracted : ARE
  • 27 Text lead-in : PREFACE
  • 30 “Oversharing!” : TMI!
  • 32 Home of the Green Wave : TULANE
  • 34 Shrewdness : ACUMEN
  • 36 Inventing middle name : ALVA
  • 37 Short two-pointer : TIP-IN
  • 41 “Critique of Judgment” author : KANT
  • 42 Animals drawn in the Lascaux caves : DEER
  • 43 Opposite of après : AVANT
  • 44 Madrid pronoun : ESTO
  • 45 Like email notifications : PAPERLESS
  • 48 33-Down members: Abbr. : SRS
  • 51 Update follower, perhaps : RESTART
  • 52 “‘And when I __ my lips let no dog bark!’”: “The Merchant of Venice” : OPE
  • 55 Old TWA competitor : PAN AM
  • 57 Coastal raptor : ERN
  • 58 Shady place : ARBOR
  • 60 Signs : OMENS
  • 61 __ al-Fitr: end-of-Ramadan feast : EID
  • 62 Greek letter : THETA
  • 63 Apple product : IPAD
  • 64 “Therefore … ” : AND SO …
  • 66 Natural resources : ORES
  • 67 “Star Wars” role : LUKE
  • 68 Star in Orion : RIGEL
  • 69 “That’s that!” : DONE!
  • 70 1974 CIA spoof : S*P*Y*S
  • 71 Word with home or bed : -STEAD
  • 72 Tiny crawlers : ANTS

24 Dec 21, LA Times Crossword Answers Down

  • 1 Obsessed mariner : AHAB
  • 2 Added to the official playbook : MADE A RULE
  • 3 Start of a seasonal title : THE TWELVE …
  • 4 Fla. NBA team, on scoreboards : MIA
  • 5 “Not a doubt in my mind” : I’M SURE
  • 6 Title, part 2 : … DAYS OF …
  • 7 Chair’s prep job : AGENDA
  • 8 Wimbledon division : SET
  • 9 End of the title : … CHRISTMAS
  • 10 Drumroll follower : BIG MOMENT
  • 11 Comments : SAYS
  • 13 Part of a pot : ANTE
  • 15 Smelting fuel : COKE
  • 20 “Around the Horn” airer : ESPN
  • 22 It’s risky to work on it : SPEC
  • 26 Slightly : A TAD
  • 28 Fix a messy package, say : RETAPE
  • 29 Certain rider’s pace : CANTER
  • 31 Grooving on : INTO
  • 33 Organization for 48-Across : AARP
  • 35 Short strings? : UKES
  • 38 Comment about a familiar film : I’VE SEEN IT
  • 39 With the contents of this grid’s circles, part of the refrain in 3-/6-/9-Down : PARTRIDGE (in a PEAR TREE)
  • 40 Salton, for one : INLAND SEA
  • 46 __ control : ARMS
  • 47 RBI, e.g. : STAT
  • 48 Booty : SPOILS
  • 49 Increase : RAMP UP
  • 50 Not at all up-front : SNEAKY
  • 52 Puck handler? : OBERON
  • 53 Strong : POTENT
  • 54 Gets rid of : ERASES
  • 56 Long range : ANDES
  • 59 Mary’s upstairs neighbor : RHODA
  • 64 MGM motto word : ARS
  • 65 Stale : OLD