L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers - December 24, 2014

L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers - December 24, 2014

Clue

Answer

"... be good for goodness' __!"

SAKE

"Ave Maria," e.g

HYMN

"Double, double, __ and trouble": "Macbeth"

TOIL

"Impressive!"

OOH

"The Thin Man" pooch

ASTA

"__ la Douce"

IRMA

"__ Navidad": Feliciano song

FELIZ

A deadly sin

SLOTH

A, in Oaxaca

UNA

Attorney general under Ronald Reagan

EDMEESE

Bogot√° boys

NINOS

Bon __: Comet rival

AMI

Capital of Senegal

DAKAR

Capital on the Dnieper River

KIEV

Cheering word

RAH

Cinders of old comics

ELLA

Classic 6-Down suggested by this puzzle's circles

SILENTNIGHT

Clever remark

MOT

Copycat

METOOER

Cote cry

BAA

Crew member

SEAMAN

D.C. United's __ Stadium

RFK

DCIV √∑ IV

CLI

Debate subject

ISSUE

Determined ahead of time

PRESET

Dot on un mapa

ISLA

Entertainer

ARTISTE

Equally hot or cold?

ASNEAR

Fits of fever

AGUES

Flexible lunch hour

ONEISH

French hens count

THREE

Gremlins and Matadors

AMCS

Happen afterward

ENSUE

Harms

INJURES

Hiker's shelter

TENT

Holiday purchase

TREE

Hospital fluids

SERA

Hotel amenity

SPA

In good shape

SOUND

Individual : SSN :: corp. : __

EIN

Informant

RAT

Inspire deeply (with)

IMBUE

Instruments that sound similar to glockenspiels

CELESTAS

Kevin of "Dave"

KLINE

Like many Keats poems

ODIC

Lustrous fabric

SATEEN

Mag staff

EDS

Mall stand

KIOSK

Marvel Entertainment parent company

DISNEY

Needing to be bailed out, maybe

INAJAM

Nod from the maestro

CUE

Ones making the rounds?

BARTENDERS

Online transaction

ESALE

Oscar-winning director Kazan

ELIA

PC speed unit

MSEC

Poetic time of day

EEN

Post-workout destination

SAUNA

Present day?

CHRISTMAS

Prosecutors, at times

ARRAIGNERS

Recipe meas

TBSP

Reef dweller

EEL

Remove all doubt

BESURE

See 59-Across

RAP

Short or gross measure

TON

Smart guy?

ALECK

Sports fan's factoid

STAT

Spreadsheet figure

COLUMNTOTAL

Station identification letters

CALLSIGN

Stereo components

RECEIVERS

Take by force

SEIZE

The Tigers of the Ohio Valley Conf

TSU

Took the show on the road

TOURED

Tot's recitation

ABCS

Transport in an Ellington classic

ATRAIN

Wall St. hedger

ARB

With 40-Across, trumped-up charge

BUM