December 27 2016 - USA Today Crossword Answers

December 27 2016 - USA Today Crossword Answers

ClueAnswer
"Aladdin" parrotIAGO
"Checkered" periodPAST
"Every kiss begins . . ." jewelerKAY
"Gay" city of songPAREE
"Not to mention . . ."AND
"The Lion King" lionessNALA
"Walk the dog" toyYOYO
"Works for me"IMHAPPY
After-the-fact analysisPOSTMORTEM
Alan of "The West Wing"ALDA
Angler's hopeBITE
Arm bar, e.gHOLD
Bend at a barrePLIE
Bert who played a lionLAHR
Birthstone for many LibrasOPAL
Branded beastSTEER
Business suit accessoriesTIECLASPS
Cease's partnerDESIST
Cellular system structureTOWER
Cheese in a red rindEDAM
Colosseum garmentTOGA
Comic SilvermanSARAH
Common locket shapeOVAL
Cool treatsICES
Dead heat at Belmont, sayPHOTOFINISH
Dick Tracy's loveTESS
Did a track meet jobTIMED
Dubrovnik denizenCROAT
Dungeon hardwareIRONS
Flash drive fillerDATA
Got the ball rollingBEGAN
Guitars, slangilyAXES
Hang in thereLAST
Hitting the sauce big-timeONABENDER
How bald eagles mateFORLIFE
Illegal whiskey trade, e.gBLACKMARKET
Junkyard itemOLDCAR
Kid-lit skater BrinkerHANS
Krugerrand seller, perhapsCOINDEALER
Lacking a downsideNORISK
Lake Nasser's riverNILE
Lends support toAIDS
Lisa of "The Cosby Show"BONET
Maalox target, slangilyAGITA
Maze-running rodentLABRAT
Ollie's pal in old comediesSTAN
One way to play bass guitarSLAP
Order-taker's device, nowadaysIPAD
Pass rushers' tacklesSACKS
Pasta or potato, to a marathonerCARB
Polite response to a schoolmarmYESM
Pottery fragmentSHARD
Prefix with lock or knockANTI
Prefix with muralINTRA
Pricing wordEACH
Printer's blue shadeCYAN
Pro bono TV spot, brieflyPSA
Reception problemSTATIC
REM partEYE
Road or 'roid followerRAGE
Shooter ammoPEAS
Shop talkARGOT
Steer clear ofAVOID
Strike defiersSCABS
Terra ___ (pot material)COTTA
Texas Hold 'em holdingPAIR
Three-time foe of FrazierALI
Tippler's road offense, brieflyDWI
Tribal talesLORE
Trident-shaped Greek lettersPSIS
Tropical juice sourcePAPAYA
Trucker's toll unitAXLE
Wearer of a white hatCHEF
Wine glass featureSTEM
Winslet of "Titanic"KATE
Word that can follow the first parts of 17-, 27-, 45- and 61-AcrossOPS
World Cup cheerOLE
Yardstick (Abbr.)STD