Crossword

Crossword puzzle answers: January 30, 2017

ACROSS1 Muscle complaint 5 Fracas 10 Was very thrifty 14 Plant in a swamp 15 Storrs coll. 16 Prefix for dynamic 17 Heavy-rain phenom (2 wds.) 19 LP speeds 20 Part of CST 21 -- -- woodchuck would ... 22 Athens rival 24 U.K. native 25 Kimono accessory 26 Ill humor 29 Good buddies 33 Lobster...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 1:09pm

Crossword puzzle answers: August 2, 2017

Here are the answers to the crossword puzzle from our newspaper published on August 2, 2017. ACROSS 1 Slow pitch 4 Traffic snarl (hyph.) 9 Become solid 12 Start of a famous boast 13 Make a speech 14 Work gang 16 Cabbie 17 Soda-bottle size 18 "The Piano" Oscar...

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 6:30pm

Crossword puzzle answers: May 11, 2017

Here are the answers to the crossword puzzle from our newspaper published on May 11, 2017. ACROSS 1 Hooded reptiles 5 Medieval holding 9 "Et tu" time 13 Flash flood 15 Archaeologist's find 16 Mr. Lugosi 17 Wash very hard 18 Roquefort hue 19 Long-haul rig 20...

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 4:07am

Crossword puzzle answers: April 10, 2017

Here are the answers to the crossword puzzle from our newspaper published on April 10, 2017 ACROSS 1 Happy-hour letters 5 Singer -- Brickell 9 Makes a collar 13 River in France 14 -- Rica 16 State positively 17 Kooks from a Carnival? (2 wds.) 19 Peat -- 20 Moose kin 21...

Monday, April 10, 2017 - 4:13am

Crossword puzzle answers: April 7, 2017

ACROSS 1 Bothersome sort 5 Urged, with "on" 10 Responds 14 "Miami Vice" cop 15 Babble on 16 Mr. Atkins of country music 17 Goddess's statue 18 Drab, as colors 19 Moon ring 20 Big-hearted 22 -- Khan 23 Frisk about 24 Spanish noblemen 26...

Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 4:09am

Crossword puzzle answers: April 6, 2017

ACROSS 1 -- Centauri 6 Tobacco wad 10 Kind of lens 14 Soft purple 15 Caesar's bear 16 Lectern 17 Practice 18 Valhalla honcho 19 Sedaka or Simon 20 -- tai cocktail 21 "Nutcracker" togs 23 Banqueted 24 Bete -- 26 Bear down 27 Lure 29 Persil rival...

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 4:12am

Crossword puzzle answers: April 5, 2017

ACROSS 1 Medieval tales 6 PC screens 10 Frontier, once 14 Pong creator 15 Busy places 16 Harness part 17 Touch base (2 wds.) 18 Shepard or Greenspan 19 Disney CEO Bob -- 20 Spread thickly 22 Globe substitute 23 Kachina doll maker 24 Genuine 26 KLM rival...

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 5:51pm

Crossword puzzle answers: April 4, 2017

ACROSS 1 Woofs 5 Them there 10 Trapeze artist's act 14 Doozie 15 Waterloo resident 16 Gluck of opera 17 Orchard product 18 Editor's change 20 Strode to and fro 22 Web-footed animals 23 At great cost 25 Sloth's hangout 26 Lakeside rental 27 Happy...

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 3:52pm

Crossword puzzle answers: April 3, 2017

ACROSS1 Police alert 4 Dazed, with "out" 9 Wall climber 12 1939 Lugosi role 13 Nitrogen compound 14 Perfume holder 16 Feng -- 17 Sheet of plywood 18 Horrible boss 19 Sci-fi invader 21 Nerve cells 23 Caper 25 Parched feeling 26 Film director Vittorio (2 wds.) 29 Licorice herb 31 Veld scavenger 32...

Monday, April 3, 2017 - 4:04am

Crossword puzzle answers: March 31, 2017

ACROSS1 Window part 5 Apron strings 9 Veal source 13 Mumble 14 Godzilla foe 15 Ersatz butter 16 Follow the recipe 17 January, in Jalisco 18 Natural fabric 19 Sums up 21 Cousteau's domain 22 Greasy dirt 23 London art gallery 25 Ricky Ricardo 27 Orchard pest (2 wds.) 31 Gushed 35 Campus org. 36...

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 9:48pm

Crossword puzzle answers: March 30, 2017

ACROSS1 Full of life 6 Goldfish 10 Pony's gait 14 "Hello" singer 15 Curved molding 16 Have faith 17 Argentine dictator 18 Flood residues 19 Hawkeye portrayer 20 Nobelist from Egypt 21 Construction job 23 Beret cousin 25 Tar's reply 26 Le Sage's "Gil --" 29 Wyatt the lawman 32 Etching fluids 37...

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 4:04am

Crossword puzzle answers: March 29, 2017

ACROSS1 Faculty head 5 Collars 9 Drab color 14 Cookie Bumstead's neighbor 15 "Born Free" lioness 16 Legally binding 17 Author's must 18 Leave a mark 19 Get melodramatic 20 Likes instantly (2 wds.) 22 Unaffected 24 Dish with saffron 26 Chill 27 Fuel rating 30 Looks radiant (2 wds.) 35 Gnu hunters...

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 1:34pm

Crossword puzzle answers: March 29, 2017

ACROSS 1 Faculty head 5 Collars 9 Drab color 14 Cookie Bumstead's neighbor 15 "Born Free" lioness 16 Legally binding 17 Author's must 18 Leave a mark 19 Get melodramatic 20 Likes instantly (2 wds.) 22 Unaffected 24 Dish with saffron 26 Chill 27...

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 10:44am

Crossword puzzle answers: March 28, 2017

ACROSS1 Wire nail 5 Jr.'s exam 9 Tim or Woody 14 Engineering toy 15 White vestments 16 Ripple pattern 17 Austrian ski resort 19 Lullabies 20 Society column word 21 Reclines 22 -- Cristo 23 Rappel down 25 Onion goody 26 Turn sharply 27 Slickest 30 Brownie maker 33 Safari leader 34 Kind of humor...

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 1:34pm

Crossword puzzle answers: March 27, 2017

ACROSS1 -- -relief 4 Wilts 8 Venomous snakes 12 Cats do it 13 Gallon fraction 14 Outburst of joy 16 Look intently 17 Soon 19 Kind of tire 21 Literary miscellany 22 Hockey feint 23 Pipe fittings 25 Snowballed 27 Avalanche 31 Trite phrase 35 NASA counterpart 36 Money-changer's profits 38 Buzz off...

Monday, March 27, 2017 - 2:34pm

Crossword puzzle answers: March 24, 2017

ACROSS1 Vote 5 Sudden muscular contraction 10 Shah's land 14 Shampoo additive 15 Sri -- 16 "Murder by Death" actor 17 Twinge 18 Upper room 19 Wife of Osiris 20 Kabul natives 22 Gallery 24 Not fooled 25 Smudge 26 Swimming hazard 29 Weaken gradually 31 Vacation spot 35 Good brandy 37 Coercion 39...

Friday, March 24, 2017 - 1:34pm

Crossword puzzle answers: March 23, 2017

ACROSS1 Tall peak 6 Be in harmony 10 L.A. gridders 14 Sheet of plywood 15 Sharif of the movies 16 On a rampage 17 Want badly 18 Castaway's refuge 19 Clothier -- Strauss 20 Tempe sch. 21 Snake toxin 23 Doctrine 24 Machine parts 26 Damsels 27 Utters impulsively 29 Tine 31 Hulking 32 Storage units...

Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 1:34pm

Crossword puzzle answers: March 22, 2017

ACROSS1 Plaid items 6 Lascivious 10 "Our Gang" dog 14 Flawless 15 Black-and-white snack 16 Fringe -- 17 Gray rock 18 Slant 19 Tolled 20 Equinox month 22 Grove 23 Passable 24 Feel the heat 26 Too 29 Earth orbiter of yore 31 Stout 32 Dull routine 33 Compos mentis 34 Shimmers 38 Genetic double 40...

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 4:04am

Crossword puzzle answers: March 21, 2017

ACROSS1 Flu symptom 5 Repair-bill item 10 Beach sidler 14 Capricious notion 15 Buoy up 16 Theater box 17 Walk favoring one leg 18 Triumphant 20 Make a small adjustment 22 Tom Sawyer's fence 23 Hard sells, maybe 25 Lacking in bodily strength 26 Erase 27 Moved quickly 28 Auction site 32 Rise up on...

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 4:04am

Crossword puzzle answers: March 20, 2017

ACROSS1 "... borrower -- a lender be" 4 Angus Young's band 8 Yuck! 11 Keep under wraps 12 Shoe part 13 Stride 15 In a short time 16 Sea World orca 17 Racing sled 18 Rhine nymph 20 Discernment 22 Precincts 24 Mousetrap bait 25 Applies paint 28 What embers become 30 Whale's diet 31 Minstrel's...

Monday, March 20, 2017 - 4:04am