January 16 2018 - Wall Street Journal Crossword Answers

January 16 2018 - Wall Street Journal Crossword Answers

Clues

Answers

'We are their voice' org

ASPCA

1950s White House nickname

IKE

Accelerated

SPED

Acute, as eyesight

KEEN

Address for a pirate

MATEY

Aid for keeping cafeteria food warm

HEATLAMP

Aircraft's course

VECTOR

Angling catch

FISH

Angling gear

TACKLE

Antiquated

OLD

Asian peninsula

KOREA

Baritones, typically

MEN

Become narrower

TAPER

Bit of butter

PAT

Boot bottoms

SOLES

Brownish color

UMBER

Cathedral areas

APSES

Company's operating costs

OVERHEAD

Contributes to the mix

ADDSIN

Convenient, like convenience store shopping

ONESTOP

Cosmetics company that comes calling

AVON

Dandling spot

KNEE

Delay

HOLDUP

Drunk ___ skunk

ASA

Eggs, in ancient Rome

OVA

Explosive stuff

TNT

Find a new tenant for

RELET

Firmly maintain a position

STANDFAST

Freedom from worry

EASE

Friend of Jerry and George

ELAINE

Garden pool swimmers

KOI

Got involved

TOOKPART

Historic Normandy event

DDAY

In accordance with

ASPER

Ingredient in many stir-fries

TOFU

Ironically named period for commuters

RUSHHOUR

Item seen in Grant Wood's 'American Gothic'

PITCHFORK

Jailbird

CON

Jazz trumpeter nicknamed 'Jumbo'

ALHIRT

King with gilt feelings?

MIDAS

Less assertive

MEEKER

Like baseball innings as opposed to football quarters

UNTIMED

Mermaid's home

SEA

Minuscule

WEE

Movie star Cage, familiarly

NIC

Neighborly

KIND

Nocturnal predator

OWL

Org. with the arts.gov website

NEA

Pay

FORKOVER

Poker prize

POT

Run jointly, as a committee

COCHAIR

Run out of clothing?

STREAK

Sheet edge

HEM

Side in some negotiations

UNION

Sitcom alien

ALF

Softball variety

SLOWPITCH

Some briefs

BVDS

Some nest eggs

IRAS

Southernmost Ivy

PENN

Spicy

HOT

Start of MGM's motto

ARS

State with the lowest population density

ALASKA

Switch off

KILL

That fellow's

HIS

The Trammps' music

DISCO

Theatrical showboats

HAMS

Thread buy

SPOOL

Top 40 songs

HITS

Was visibly embarrassed

BLUSHED

What the blank in a fill-in-the-blank clue signifies

OMISSION

Whirl

SPIN

White House press secretary Sanders

SARAH

White mouse, for example

ALBINO

Yoga practitioner's shirshasana

HEADSTAND

Young fellow

LAD

___ Jima

IWO