December 31 2017 - USA Today Crossword Answers

December 31 2017 - USA Today Crossword Answers

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"America's Got Talent" group

PANEL

"Bonny" girl

LASS

"For ___ sake!"

PETES

"Gladiator" battle milieu

ARENA

"Hogwash!"

BALONEY

"Hogwash!"

ROT

"Many moons ___ . . ."

AGO

"Speed Racer" genre

ANIME

"___ of the line"

END

"___ questions?"

ANY

Add tinsel to, say

ADORN

Approach to a 6-Across

AISLE

Assayers' samples

ORES

Beast of the zodiac

RAM

Cathedral city of England

ELY

Changed from PG to PG-13, say

RERATED

Channel for 29-Across

CANAL

Common abbr. after "Co."

INC

Commuter's daily grind

RATRACE

Cooked to perfection

DONE

Costa Brava's land

SPAIN

Curling or hurling

SPORT

Damsel in distress's cry

SAVEME

Dance to "Hernando's Hideaway," say

TANGO

Edward who wrote "The Sandbox"

ALBEE

Exchange verbal jabs

SPAR

Explosive letters

TNT

Eye suggestively

OGLE

Fanzine cover subjects

IDOLS

First daughter of 1993-2001

CHELSEA

Forest site of Sgt. York's heroics

ARGONNE

Gave an overhaul to

REDID

Golden Arches pork offering

MCRIB

Gorge carved by the Colorado River

GRANDCANYON

Hold together firmly

COHERE

Holds the deed to

OWNS

Is short, in a way

OWES

It's 72 for many courses

PAR

Jouster's weapon

LANCE

Kowalski who cried "Hey Stella!"

STAN

Lake Como's land

ITALY

Like old jeans

FADED

Lingering mark

SCAR

Literary award named for Poe

EDGAR

Manicurist's abrasive

EMERY

Many a Neruda poem

ODE

Most trite

STALEST

Nattily dressed

ATTIRED

Old pal

CRONY

Out of gas, so to speak

WEARY

Pick from a menu

SELECT

Press coverage, slangily

INK

Public to-do

SCENE

Put up with

ABIDE

Quality of fresh paint

WETNESS

Replaceable joint

HIP

Roulette bet

ODD

Sacrificial spot

ALTAR

Scratch the surface of

MAR

Shower dangler

SOAPONAROPE

Shrewd political negotiator

HORSETRADER

Sine qua ___

NON

Spill hot coffee on, say

SCALD

Spiny crustacean

ROCKLOBSTER

Spitfire fliers of WWII

RAF

Strauss of jeans

LEVI

Towboats' burdens

BARGES

Turn informer against

RATON

Unreturned serve

ACE

Volleyball court shout

IGO

Word that can follow the first parts of 17- and 51-Across and 11- and 25-Down

OPERA

___ center (place to play)

REC

___ Lang (Clark Kent's boyhood love)

LANA

___ Miss (Rebels' school)

OLE

___ Moss (fashion label)

ELLA

___ squash (ridged vegetable)

ACORN

___-Magnon man

CRO

___-trick pony

ONE