USA Today Crossword Answers - November 12, 2014

USA Today Crossword Answers - November 12, 2014

Clue

Answer

"Giant" author Ferber

EDNA

"Go team!"

RAH

"Neither snow ___ rain . . ."

NOR

"Silent Night" adjective

YON

"___ do for now"

ITLL

'60s world worry

COLDWAR

A time to dye for?

EASTER

Animal in a roundup

STEER

Artist Chagall

MARC

Auto pioneer

OLDS

Back

REAR

Bandy words

SPAR

Be of use to

AVAIL

Beanery sign

EATS

Befitting a son or daughter

FILIAL

Boris Godunov, for one

TSAR

Bread loaf types

RYES

Breakout at high school

ACNE

C-E-G, e.g

CHORD

Change the decor

REDO

Chick's sound

PEEP

Close, as an envelope

SEAL

Coastal raptors

ERNS

Cobblers' tools

AWLS

Comedy club serving

HUMOR

Comic Conway

TIM

Computer monitor, for short

CRT

Congressional gofer

PAGE

Demand for insurance payment

CLAIM

Deplaned

ALIT

Diner list

MENU

Drive-in order, often

BURGER

Feminine suffix

ESS

Freudian topics

EGOS

Get dry and flaky

CHAP

Gives the cold shoulder to

NEGLECTS

Gloomy or forbidding

DOUR

Glossy paints

ENAMELS

God with a hammer

THOR

Green to black mineral

HORNBLENDE

High card

ACE

Husk

ARIL

In an unfriendly fashion

ICILY

Influence

CLOUT

Insect stage

PUPA

Is here

EXISTS

It adorns senor's middle

TILDE

Kansas City team

ROYALS

Kind of instinct

MATERNAL

Lady Macbeth, today

ROLE

Length x width, for a rectangle

AREA

Like some candy boxes

HEARTSHAPED

Like turtles

HARDSHELLED

Main artery

AORTA

Makes waves?

PERMS

Middle school grade

SIXTH

Model of excellence

IDEAL

Nabisco favorite

OREO

Nearby

ATHAND

Observation balloon

SONDE

Old-fashioned cab

HANSOM

One of Columbus' ships

NINA

Overpoured, as milk

SPILT

Party handout

FAVOR

Piano practice piece

ETUDE

Reasons to complain

WOES

Redeemed, as a check

CASHED

Renders harmless

DISARMS

Rock concert pit

MOSH

Simians

APES

Spiffy

NEAT

Split in half

RIVE

Still in the wrapper

NEW

They're released by the immune system

HISTAMINES

Trots along easily

LOPES

Uno + uno

DOS

Wall climber

VINE

___ generis (unique)

SUI