January 26 2018 - USA Today Crossword Answers

January 26 2018 - USA Today Crossword Answers

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"Beg pardon . . ."

AHEM

"Enchanted" girl in a 2004 movie

ELLA

"Eureka!"

AHA

"Friends" character with a pet monkey

ROSS

"It follows that . . ."

ERGO

"Selma" director DuVernay

AVA

1-Down and hook, for most boxers

LEFTS

Able to play many positions

VERSATILE

Al who wrote "Earth in the Balance"

GORE

Barista's offering, slangily

JAVA

Brewpub offering

ALE

Buffalo, yaks et al

BOVINES

Cameo stone

ONYX

Collector of dues from drs

AMA

Comics caveman Alley

OOP

Cover, as barnacles on a hull

ENCRUST

Creeping greenery

IVY

Cut into paper-thin slices

SHAVE

Discover by chance

HITON

Distributor of current events articles

NEWSBUREAU

DOJ employee

ATTY

Draftable, once

ONEA

Dry and crumbly, like some cornbread

MEALY

Dug out dandelions, perhaps

HOED

Gavel-pounding judge's word

ORDER

Google's message service

GMAIL

Grimm offerings

TALES

Handed-down 48-Down

LORE

Historic London theater, with "the"

OLDVIC

Home-care giver

AIDE

In need of extinguishing

AFIRE

Industrial-strength cleaning device

SHOPVAC

Informal eatery

CAFE

Inventors' seeds

IDEAS

Is decked out in

HASON

Lasses' schoolmates

LADS

Like a kickboxer's feet, typically

BARE

MGM's mascot

LEO

More pretentious, in a way

ARTIER

Mountain statistic

ELEVATION

Nile reptiles

ASPS

One of a yawl's pair

MAST

Opposition party group, in the U.K

SHADOWCABINET

Presidential terms, to historians

ERAS

React to tear gas

CRY

Reason for a bodybuilder to 5-Across, perhaps

HAIRYCHEST

Requests for cat food

MEOWS

Rolling in dough

RICH

Salon supplies

DYES

Scrub, as a mission

ABORT

Seeks handouts

BEGS

Shakespeare, with "the"

BARD

Sight-related

OPTIC

Sign of engine trouble, maybe

NOISE

Skeptic's retort

ASIF

Snooty sort

SNOB

Some wedding party figures

USHERS

Spiral-tusked sea creature

NARWHAL

Sporter of smart, stylish clothes

SNAPPYDRESSER

Start of a one-two punch

JAB

Submit to the IRS

FILE

Suffered from muscle strain

ACHED

Suffix in record books

EST

Symbol in a URL

SLASH

Tavern round

BEERS

The "c" in etc

CETERA

Thick-skinned herbivore, familiarly

RHINO

Well-ventilated

AIRY

Wide around the middle

HIPPY

Wings coating

SAUCE

Witch's whammy

HEX

With respect to

ASFOR

Word from the flock

AMEN

Word on a sample check

VOID

___ Bator, Mongolia

ULAN

___ mater

ALMA