L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers - November 2, 2014

L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers - November 2, 2014

Clue

Answer

"As __ to breathe were life!": Tennyson

THO

"Let me take care of this!"

IMONIT

"That smarts!"

YEOW

"What a shame"

SOSAD

"__ Splash": Bobby Darin hit

SPLISH

'80s attorney general

EDMEESE

*"No idea"

DOESNTREGISTER

*Abundant yield

BUMPERCROP

*Bend under pressure

GOWITHTHEFLOW

*Hold answerable

CALLTOACCOUNT

*Home Depot competitor

TRUEVALUE

*Novel about a world traveler?

THETIMEMACHINE

*Unpredictable influence

WILDCARD

*Where words may be mangled

KARAOKEBAR

Accessory for a marksman

SCOPE

Acid-tongued

ACERB

Antipollution gp

EPA

Author Bellow

SAUL

Baba or a boxer

ALI

Baseball Hall of Famer Fingers

ROLLIE

Basic shelters

LEANTOS

Belle of the ball

DEB

Binding piece

STRAP

Brand made with vermicelli

RICEARONI

Burlesque feature

STRIPSHOW

Cap seen on a brae

TAM

Charge

FEE

Clodhopper

OAF

Comfort __

INN

Comforted

SOLACED

Convention goers: Abbr

DELS

Corner key

ESC

Cowl wearers

MONKS

Crème de la crème

ELITE

Dadaist Max

ERNST

Dallas quarterback Tony

ROMO

Defeat badly

THRASH

Diva's encore

ARIETTA

Doles out

ALLOTS

Eat in style

DINE

Eclectic musician Brian

ENO

Eve's genesis

RIB

Fly over Africa?

TSETSE

Fr. holy woman

STE

Go around

ORBIT

Goes bad

TURNS

Greeted, with "to"

SAIDHI

Greeting word

HELLO

Harvard rival

YALE

Hotel housekeeping need

PASSKEY

Idle

OTIOSE

Incantation start

ABRA

Ingénue quality

NAIVETE

Intimidated

COWED

It may be lined with cedar

CLOSET

It may be put on a dog

CHILI

Jack __, lead singer for the Kingsmen in "Louie Louie"

ELY

Jigsaw puzzle starters

EDGES

Kett of old funnies

ETTA

Kind of illusion

OPTICAL

Latin clarification

IDEST

Lego buys

KITS

Like some country bridges

ONELANE

Little island

CAY

Longtime high-tech compatibility standard

IBMPC

Luxury hotel facility

SPA

Make in a big way, as a point

RAMHOME

Martini's partner

ROSSI

Menlo Park monogram

TAE

Mimicked a mouser, maybe

MEWED

Misconduct mark

DEMERIT

More kindly

NICER

Muppet with a unibrow

BERT

Nastase of tennis

ILIE

Nastiness

SPITE

Nest eggs for srs

IRAS

New Year in Hanoi

TET

Norwegian saint

OLAV

Nouveau __

RICHE

Olympics spinner

DISCUS

One of a pie-throwing trio

MOE

One of a quint's four

SIB

One pressing a suit: Abbr

ATT

Ossobuco cuts

SHANKS

Pan-fry

SAUTE

Parlay, e.g

BET

Percussion instrument

RATTLE

Pertinent, in legalese

ADREM

Pigpens

STIES

Pilotless plane

DRONE

Plus

ALSO

Present one's view

OPINE

Pub quaff

ALE

Re-tiring workforce?

PITCREW

Reaffirming response

YESITIS

Really selling

HOT

Rebate, and, literally, what the end of each answer to a starred clue can be

CASHBACK

Red-letters-in-a-blue-oval gas logo

ESSO

Regal regalia

ROBES

Removal of restrictions, informally

DEREG

Ring result, briefly

TKO

Run-down joint

DUMP

Salon specialist

TINTER

Say again

RESTATE

Sci-fi psychic

EMPATH

Scout's neckwear

BOLO

Seaside phenomena

MISTS

See-through

SHEER

Serving a purpose

UTILE

Shows astonishment

GASPS

Slimy soil

MIRE

Slowpoke

DALLIER

Some mil. mess duties

KPS

Sources of energy

CARBS

Spanish preposition

POR

Spire sites

TOWERS

SSA IDs

NOS

Start of an Ed McMahon intro

HERES

Steinbeck migrants

OKIES

Stretch of land

TRACT

Summer mo

AUG

Take over for

RELIEVE

That: Sp

ESA

Trail user

HIKER

Tranfusion quantity

UNIT

Turner autobiography

ITINA

TV spots

ADS

Two after epsilon

ETA

Unpleasant noise

DIN

Velvety sweater fabric

CHENILLE

Venues for French courses

ECOLES

Verbal attention-grabbers

PSSTS

Wall St. Journal concern, with "the"

DOW

Watch displays, for short

LEDS

With little at stake

LOWRISK

Without much forethought

INHASTE

Wordsmith's ref

OED

Work on, in a way, as furniture

REFINISH

Young boy

LAD

YouTube video source

WEBCAM

__ bag

DOGGIE

__ pro nobis

ORA