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6 Dec 21, Monday, LA Times Crossword Answers

Complete List of Clues/Answers

Across

  • 1 Mexican dip : SALSA
  • 6 Kitten-lifting spot : NAPE
  • 10 “Notorious” Supreme Court justice, initially : RBG
  • 13 Gold miner’s staked-out land : CLAIM
  • 14 Polishes, as text : EDITS
  • 16 Botch the job, say : ERR
  • 17 *Cage for a bunny : RABBIT HUTCH (giving “silly rabbit!”)
  • 19 Actress Zadora : PIA
  • 20 Moody music genre : EMO
  • 21 __ Grey tea : EARL
  • 22 Wasn’t feeling well : AILED
  • 24 Early bird’s reward : WORM
  • 26 *Tool for filling in holes in the wall : PUTTY KNIFE (giving “Silly Putty”)
  • 29 Blackjack card : ACE
  • 31 “Superman”‘ actor Christopher : REEVE
  • 32 Hooded snake : COBRA
  • 35 Final Four org. : NCAA
  • 37 Dutch cheese town : EDAM
  • 40 *Bow users’ musical ensemble : STRING ORCHESTRA (giving “Silly String”)
  • 43 “The jig __” : IS UP
  • 44 Double-reed wind : OBOE
  • 45 Trio in H2O : ATOMS
  • 46 Barnes’ bookselling partner : NOBLE
  • 48 Italian three : TRE
  • 49 *Skin response to fear or cold : GOOSE FLESH (giving “silly goose!”)
  • 53 Applies with a Q-tip : DABS
  • 57 Finance whiz Suze : ORMAN
  • 58 Christmas song : NOEL
  • 60 Rapper __ Kim : LIL’
  • 61 Oral health initials : ADA
  • 62 “C’mon, get serious!” … and an admonition evidently ignored by the starts of the answers to starred clues : DON’T BE SILLY!
  • 66 Part of mph : PER
  • 67 Promised to tell the truth : SWORE
  • 68 “There’s no such thing as a free lunch,” e.g. : ADAGE
  • 69 Hosp. triage areas : ERS
  • 70 Still-life subject : EWER
  • 71 Printer supply : TONER

Down

  • 1 Carpenter’s fastener : SCREW
  • 2 Mission to remember : ALAMO
  • 3 Materials partner on a repair bill : LABOR
  • 4 Member of the fam : SIB
  • 5 Gallic girlfriend : AMIE
  • 6 Indira Gandhi’s father : NEHRU
  • 7 Grownup : ADULT
  • 8 Racetrack stop : PIT
  • 9 And so on, briefly : ETC
  • 10 Answered, as an email : REPLIED TO
  • 11 Lawyer’s filing : BRIEF
  • 12 Student’s mark : GRADE
  • 15 Ice cream drink : SHAKE
  • 18 Scotch or masking : TAPE
  • 23 Played the market : INVESTED
  • 25 California county that contains parts of Yosemite National Park : MARIPOSA
  • 27 Copy on transparent paper : TRACE
  • 28 “You betcha!” : YEAH!
  • 30 Recycle bin item : CAN
  • 32 CBS forensic series : CSI
  • 33 NFL tiebreakers : OTS
  • 34 Multiple Grammy winner featured on “Uptown Funk” : BRUNO MARS
  • 35 Prize since 1901 : NOBEL
  • 36 __-Magnon : CRO
  • 38 Vaccination spot : ARM
  • 39 More, in Madrid : MAS
  • 41 Game with putting : GOLF
  • 42 Lend an __: listen : EAR
  • 47 Is flexible : BENDS
  • 48 You, biblically : THEE
  • 49 Flip out : GO APE
  • 50 Trial judge’s demand : ORDER!
  • 51 Between, in French : ENTRE
  • 52 Like a designated driver : SOBER
  • 54 Poe’s middle name : ALLAN
  • 55 Ship’s hull region : BILGE
  • 56 More cunning : SLYER
  • 59 Aspiring DA’s exam : LSAT
  • 63 Be obligated to : OWE
  • 64 “Don’t delay!” : NOW!
  • 65 Pre-marital (just barely) promise : I DO