December 31 2017 - New York Times Crossword Answers

December 31 2017 - New York Times Crossword Answers

Clues

Answers

'Dukes'

FISTS

'Give me ___'

AHINT

'King Lear' role

EDGAR

'March comes in like ___ ...'

ALION

'Nessun dorma,' for one

ARIA

'Pow!'

WHAM

'Quién ___?'

SABE

'Reckon so'

IGUESS

'Savvy?'

GETME

'Sh,' 'th' or 'ou'

PHONEME

'The Last Days of Pompeii' heroine

IONE

'What's Opera, Doc?' antagonist

ELMER

'Wise' sorts

OWLS

1/20 of a ton: Abbr

CWT

1920s-'30s Yankees nickname

THEBABE

1959 Ritchie Valens hit, with 'La'

BAMBA

1974 C.I.A. spoof

SPYS

1st, 2nd, 3rd ... ___

NTH

Action in FanDuel and DraftKings

BETS

Apple app for viewing reading material

IBOOKS

Archaeological treasure trove

TARPIT

Arctic people

INUIT

Article in Der Spiegel

EINE

Artificial silks

RAYONS

Attend without a date

GOSTAG

Attribute to, in a way

BLAMEON

Batch of Brownies?

TROOP

Big name in test prep

KAPLAN

Blade runner?

FAN

Book before Esther: Abbr

NEH

Butting heads

ATODDS

Canon competitor

EPSON

Chap

OLDBOY

Childish retort

AMTOO

Chose to take part

OPTEDIN

Close tightly

SEALUP

Cobbler, at times

SOLER

Colorful quartz

AGATE

Cottonmouth's warning

HISS

Country that Menorca is part of

ESPANA

County in New Mexico or Colorado

OTERO

Couple

CONNECT

Court legend Arthur

ASHE

Cowboy Rogers

ROY

D.C.-based media giant

NPR

Dadaist Jean

ARP

Deceive

LIETO

December 31: Abbr

NYE

Drift

GIST

Eagerly accept

LAPUP

Eldest member of an organization

DEAN

Falco of 'The Sopranos'

EDIE

Feature of Devonshire cream

CLOT

Fig. checked during re-tire-ment?

PSI

Film director ___ C. Kenton

ERLE

Flag

PENNANT

Forever and ever

EONS

Giant

GOLIATH

Godfather after being double-crossed?

MADCAPO

Good hunting skill

STEALTH

Grammy winner ___ Elliott

MISSY

Green

UNRIPE

Gross

YUCKY

Grow feathers

FLEDGE

Hägar the Horrible's hound

SNERT

Harass incessantly

PLAGUE

Have

OWN

Heeds

OBEYS

Hip-hop's Shakur

TUPAC

Historic Mesopotamian city

EDESSA

Hook's right hand

SMEE

If you have it, you might know what this answer is without reading the clue

ESP

Indiana's state flower

PEONY

Kind of alphabet

NATO

Kyrgyz city

OSH

Lamborghini rival

FERRARI

Lamp polisher's surprise?

GENIE

Last Stuart queen

ANNE

Legends in the automotive world

ACURAS

Legitimate business practices

FAIRTRADE

Like some turns

HAIRPIN

Like the French sky

BLEU

Like the three men of the 'Rub-a-dub-dub' nursery rhyme

INATUB

List of things said by Siri?

CELLRECITAL

Makes a meal of

DINESON

Merchandise: Abbr

GDS

Middle of a simile

ASAN

Moo goo ___ pan

GAI

Motley

RAGTAG

Much of a sports recap

STATS

Nasser's successor as Egypt's leader

SADAT

Neighbor of the talus

TIBIA

Neighbors of Egyptians

SUDANESE

Neuron's ends?

ENS

New Deal org

CCC

Nincompoop

TWIT

Not just focused

OBSESSED

One having trouble with basic arithmetic?

SUMWRESTLER

Opposite side

ENEMY

Panhandle state: Abbr

IDA

Photog's bagful?

CAMGEAR

Polish, e.g

SLAVIC

Pure

CHASTE

Puts forth

POSITS

Quenched

SLAKED

Result of a French powdered drink shortage?

LASTTANGINPARIS

Result of a haymaker, maybe

NOSEBLEED

Scott of 'Happy Days'

BAIO

Secures at sea

BATTENS

Short rows

SPATS

Sights at charging stations

TESLAS

Softhead

SAP

Some 1960s radicals

YIPPIES

Some Guinness Book records

FIRSTS

Some loose dancing?

FLOPPYDISCO

Stars

SUNS

Statement made while crossing the fingers, maybe

FIB

Struggling sci-fi writer's plea for recognition?

INEEDAHUGO

Targets in 'Men in Black,' informally

ETS

The Eagles' '___ Eyes'

LYIN

Thick and green

LUSH

Thingamajig

ITEM

Three-foot 1980s sitcom character

ALF

Torn

RENT

Treat that gives a glowing complexion?

URANIUMOREO

V.I.P. list

WHOSWHO

Wand material in the Harry Potter books

ELM

Was beaten by

FELLTO

Washington, D.C.?

POLGROUNDS

Weeklong Irish vacation?

SEVENDAYSINMAYO

What an infielder might field a ball on

ONEHOP

What if, informally

SPOSE

Wimbledon surface

GRASS

Work as a branch manager?

LOP

___ bin Laden

OSAMA

___ Conference

TED

___ performance

ENCORE

___ position

LOTUS