February 21 2018 - New York Times Crossword Answers

February 21 2018 - New York Times Crossword Answers

Clues

Answers

'Amazing' magician

RANDI

'Dig in!'

EATUP

'Holy smokes!'

MAN

'Hurry up!'

STEPONIT

'Miracle' team of 1969

METS

'Street Dreams' rapper

NAS

'___ Means I Love You' (1968 top 10 hit by the Delfonics)

LALA

Alternative to Dollar or Budget

ALAMO

Always saying 'please,' say

POLITE

Amy Winehouse, vocally

ALTO

Atlas close-up

INSET

Barely ahead

UPONE

Baseball's Slammin' Sammy

SOSA

Belch fumes, say

POLLUTE

Bird in Egyptian hieroglyphics

IBIS

Blood-typing letters

ABO

Busy hosp. sites

ERS

Call to the Coast Guard

SOS

Certain mailing address, for short ... or a hint to 14 squares in this puzzle

POBOX

Cheerleader's handful

POMPOM

Claude who painted water lilies

MONET

Clothes closet pests

MOTHS

Coppers

POLICE

Craft knife brand

XACTO

Damage beyond repair

TOTAL

Do something about

ACTUPON

Dr. Seuss book that introduces phonics

HOPONPOP

End of a relay race

LASTLEG

Explorer Hernando de ___

SOTO

Firebugs' felonies

ARSONS

Fizzling fireworks

DUDS

Game fish that can breathe air

TARPON

Genius Bar staffer

TECH

Geometry calculation

AREA

Goddess with cow's horns

ISIS

Hershey's caramel candies

ROLOS

Ian McKellen's role in 'X-Men' movies

MAGNETO

Ice cream parlor orders

MALTS

Instagram upload, for short

PIC

It may be at the end of one's rope

NOOSE

Jong who wrote 'Fear of Flying'

ERICA

Leave in financial difficulty

STRAP

Like a lot

GOFOR

Like boorish behavior

TACTLESS

Like cartoons on the editorial page

POLITICAL

Long of 'Alfie,' 2004

NIA

Marsupial with a grasping tail

OPOSSUM

Marx with a curly wig

HARPO

Mecca native

SAUDI

Merino mothers

EWES

Mixed martial arts cage shape

OCTAGON

Nudge rudely

ELBOW

Obama's stepfather ___ Soetoro

LOLO

One doing a locker room interview

SPORTSREPORTER

Place to board a bus or train

DEPOT

Places for channel surfers

SOFAS

Pre-1917 autocrats

TSARS

Relative of a dolphin

PORPOISE

Rx items

MEDS

Salk vaccine target

POLIO

Scroogian exclamation

BAH

Self-important, as an ass

POMPOUS

Something to keep in a band?

TEMPO

Soviet labor camp

GULAG

Still competitive

INIT

Summoned, as a butler

RANG

Survey

POLL

Take a load off

SIT

Taken in tablet form, say

ORAL

Talk trash about

BASH

Tandoor-baked bread

NAAN

Ultraliberals, to ultraconservatives

POLAROPPOSITES

Underworld boss

CAPO

Underworld boss?

SATAN

Woman's erogenous zone

GSPOT

Work with a plow

TILL

___ Clooney, human rights lawyer

AMAL

___-friendly

USER