January 16 2018 - USA Today Crossword Answers

January 16 2018 - USA Today Crossword Answers

Clues

Answers

"All ___!" (bailiff's order)

RISE

"No guarantees"

ASIS

"___ loves me . . ."

SHE

2015 sequel to the "Rocky" series

CREED

Alan of "Tower Heist"

ALDA

Apia's land

SAMOA

Arnaz of early TV

DESI

Attacked like an eagle

SWOOPED

B.B. King's music

BLUES

Blame bearer, in sports

GOAT

Border collie, for one

SHEEPDOG

Bowlers and boaters

HATS

Bruce of Gotham City

WAYNE

Buffalo hockey pro

SABRE

Central idea

GIST

Cloistered woman

NUN

Cod or Horn

CAPE

Debating sides, and words that can precede the first parts of 20- and 39-Across and 11- and 28-Down

PROANDCON

Derive logically

INFER

Digs of twigs

NESTS

Dishwasher cycle

RINSE

Dress rehearsal

TESTRUN

Dries out, with "up"

SOBERS

Escapee from Castro's Cuba, e.g

DEFECTOR

Fat in a can

LARD

Fortuneteller's pack

TAROT

Frozen soft drink brand

ICEE

Garlicky sauce

AIOLI

Got some shuteye

SLEPT

Grow tired of

SOURON

Hopeless, as situations go

NOWIN

In terrible condition

RATTY

Largish combo

NONET

Lasso feature

NOOSE

Libations on tap

ALES

Like a nail-biter

TENSE

Like many of this puzzle's answers

ACROSS

Like the "Saw" movies

GORY

Like Vikings

NORSE

Most unctuous

OILIEST

Mr. Chips or Mr. Kotter

TEACHER

Mullah's faith

ISLAM

Not so strict

LOOSER

Not working

IDLE

Offering from a Chinese/Indian restaurant, say

FUSIONMENU

On deck

NEXT

Oodles

ALOT

Part of a cookie-cutter development

TRACTHOME

Payroll IDs

SSNS

Pictorial puzzle

REBUS

Pindaric poems

ODES

Place for a roast

OVEN

Printer paper buy

REAM

Red, green or amber signal

LIGHT

Relief pitcher's statistic

SAVE

Road one-eighty

UTURN

Rock music's ___ Lobos

LOS

Room in the game Clue

STUDY

San Francisco's ___ Hill

NOB

Shop tool with an endless blade

BANDSAW

Skunk cabbage emanation

ODOR

Sound from a Siamese

MEOW

Spiff up the decor of

REDO

Spill the beans

TELL

Steffi with seven Wimbledon wins

GRAF

Symbol of freshness

DAISY

Took one's turn

WENT

Top of a roof

APEX

Two-handled bag

TOTE

Unexpected windfall

FOUNDMONEY

Up to now

SOFAR

War god of 52-Across mythology

ODIN

Webmaster's creation

SITE

What spies gather

INTEL

Word after baking or club

SODA

X-rated stuff

SMUT