USA Today Crossword Answers - December 2, 2014

USA Today Crossword Answers - December 2, 2014

Clue

Answer

"Thar ___ blows!"

SHE

"What goes around, comes around," for one

ADAGE

Acquiesce

AGREE

Agreement between countries

TREATY

Allocate (with "out")

METE

Atoll protector

REEF

Baptism, for one

RITE

Baseball bat wood

ASH

Big name in PCs

ACER

Breathing passages

NARES

Bridget Jones' claim to fame

DIARY

Bring into the family

ADOPT

Buck ender

AROO

Buenos ___

AIRES

Bygone Italian monetary units

LIRAS

Capital of Lombardy

MILAN

Cartoon baby cries

WAHS

Cast a ballot

VOTE

CEO's degree

MBA

Certain Connecticut collegian

ELI

Church doctrine

DOGMA

Clemens' pen name

TWAIN

Costa del ___

SOL

Crazily

AMOK

Cried like a crow

CAWED

Deserve

EARN

Display lasting power

HOLDUPINTHEWASH

Eaten up

GONE

Egyptian cross

ANKH

Eyelid problems

STYES

Fast Australian runner

EMU

Foundation

BASIS

From A to Z

INTOTO

Gaping mouths

MAWS

Gettysburg general

MEADE

Gorilla

APE

He played Obi-Wan

ALEC

Hibernation site

DEN

Homer's neighbor

NED

Honker

NOSE

Household time savers

WASHINGMACHINES

Kind of rug

AREA

Letters of failure

EFFS

Like deadpan humor

DRY

More idiotic

DOPIER

Most like Chantilly

LACIEST

Mythical blood of the gods

ICHOR

Negatives from the Senate

NAYS

New York athlete

MET

Nirvana attainer

ARHAT

Noted gymnast Comaneci

NADIA

Nurse in China

AMAH

One of four in this puzzle

WASH

Part of a train

CABOOSE

Passing remarks?

OBITS

Persia, now

IRAN

Persuade

URGE

Pokes fun at

TEASES

Possessed

HAD

Refines, as wine

AGES

Relative of Cain

ENOS

Renounce interest in

WASHONESHANDSOF

Riding the waves

ASEA

Rip

TEAR

Second-year students, for short

SOPHS

Several oceans touch it

ASIA

Silent performers

MIMES

Slender orchestra group?

OBOES

Subatomic particle

BOSON

Successfully pitch

SELL

Swiss army knife's many

USES

Tennis star Lendl

IVAN

Thanksgiving side

YAMS

They cause swelling of the head

EGOS

Turn into bills

ENCASH

Untouchable Ness

ELIOT

Way of doing things

MANNER

Whitman sampler?

POEM