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21 Dec 21, Tuesday, NY Times Crossword Answers

21 Dec 21, NY Times Crossword Solutions

21 Dec 21, NY Times Crossword Answers Across

  • 1 Bygone Russian ruler : TSAR
  • 5 Rock band whose name also forms the call letters for a rock radio station in San Antonio : KISS
  • 9 Like some sprays : NASAL
  • 14 “The Simpsons” character with a palindromic name : OTTO
  • 15 Part of a foot : INCH
  • 16 “The best is ___ come” : YET TO
  • 17 Capture the attention of : GRAB
  • 18 Not quite shut : AJAR
  • 19 Sing smoothly : CROON
  • 20 Hawk’s home : AERIE
  • 22 Russia’s ___ Mountains : URAL
  • 24 Dating ___ : APP
  • 25 Skiing and snowboarding : WINTER SPORTS
  • 28 Fulfill completely : SATE
  • 29 With special importance : NOTEDLY
  • 32 Sewing shop supply : SPOOLS
  • 35 Puts money (on) : BETS
  • 36 Lens holder : EYE
  • 37 Work hard for : EARN
  • 38 B or C of the Spice Girls : MEL …
  • 39 Building with a loft : BARN
  • 40 Prominent feature of a fennec fox : EAR
  • 41 Pesky plant : WEED
  • 43 Card suit that symbolizes a medieval weapon : SPADES
  • 45 Hare ___ : KRISHNA
  • 47 Sight near an exit sign : DOOR
  • 48 Display of mentalism … or a hint to this puzzle’s shaded squares : SPOON-BENDING
  • 52 www.nytimes .com, for one : URL
  • 53 Attempt, metaphorically : STAB
  • 54 Reserve : STORE
  • 56 Give away, as a story’s ending : SPOIL
  • 58 Smooth (out) : IRON
  • 60 Walkie-talkie word : OVER
  • 61 Pinky and the Brain, for two : TOONS
  • 62 It may be printed on a place mat : MENU
  • 63 ___-do-well : NE’ER
  • 64 Put into the pot : ANTED
  • 65 First place? : EDEN
  • 66 Wapitis : ELKS

21 Dec 21, NY Times Crossword Answers Down

  • 1 Caesar dressing? : TOGA
  • 2 Scatter : STREW
  • 3 Developer of the game Breakout : ATARI
  • 4 M.L.B.’s first Rookie of the Year (1947) : ROBINSON
  • 5 Sorento automaker : KIA
  • 6 Cause harm to : INJURE
  • 7 Lasting marks : SCARS
  • 8 Explosion fragments : SHRAPNEL
  • 9 Home of the Met, the Whitney and the Frick, in brief : NYC
  • 10 Make fizzy : AERATE
  • 11 Halts abruptly : STOPS DEAD
  • 12 Crowning : ATOP
  • 13 Actor Chaney nicknamed “The Man of a Thousand Faces” : LON
  • 21 List shortener: Abbr. : ET AL
  • 23 Plundered goods : LOOT
  • 26 U.F.O. pilots : ETS
  • 27 Some N.F.L. blockers : RTS
  • 30 Orpheus’ instrument : LYRE
  • 31 Urges : YENS
  • 32 Ask for : SEEK
  • 33 Talk show host Jack : PAAR
  • 34 Ingredient in perfume and potpourri : ORRIS ROOT
  • 35 Furniture depicted in Frida Kahlo’s “The Dream” (1940) : BED
  • 38 Interim period : MEANTIME
  • 39 Singing voice meaning “heavy-sounding” : BARITONE
  • 41 Question of identity : WHO?
  • 42 First and only chimpanzee to orbit Earth : ENOS
  • 43 Cronus, to Uranus : SON
  • 44 Whale groups : PODS
  • 46 Long, thin strip used in building construction : SPLINE
  • 47 Prepare, in a way, as chicken : DEBONE
  • 49 Exposed for all to see : BARED
  • 50 Work of fiction : NOVEL
  • 51 One of Cyprus’s two official languages : GREEK
  • 52 “___ the housetop, click, click, click …” : UPON
  • 55 Goofs : ERRS
  • 56 Subway stop: Abbr. : STA
  • 57 It may give you visuals : LSD
  • 59 Sister : NUN