December 24 2017 - New York Times Crossword Answers

December 24 2017 - New York Times Crossword Answers

CluesAnswers
'Brava!' elicitorARIA
'Fanfare for the Common Man' composerCOPLAND
'Hey ___' (1963 #1 hit)PAULA
'In your dreams!'NOPE
'Just a ___!'SEC
'Just kidding!'NOT
'Really!'NOLIE
'___ God' (psalm words)OMY
'___ welcome!'YOURE
1990s tennis great HuberANKE
A, in AustriaEINE
A-listersSTARS
Actress Audrey of 'Amélie'TAUTOU
Airer of 'Christmas in Rockefeller Center'NBC
AlignSYNC
Alternative to J.F.KLGA
Ancient GreekHELLENE
Animal on Scotland's coat of armsUNICORN
Avoid a bogey, barelySAVEPAR
Base supporting a statuePLINTH
Beginning to do well?NEER
Body check?OGLE
Bounds alongLOPES
Boy in 'A Charlie Brown Christmas'LINUS
Branded baby carriersSNUGLIS
Bunks in barracksCOTS
California's Big ___SUR
Called from the coteBLEATED
Capital whose name ends in its state's postal codeALBANY
Carpenter's aidLATHE
Chemistry exam?ASSAY
Chip away atERODE
Christmas ___TREE
ClearNET
College in Cedar Rapids, IowaCOE
Colorado tributaryGILA
Country singer CrystalGAYLE
Cousin of an alpacaVICUNA
Cow poke?PROD
Crew memberCOX
Decorates brilliantlyEMBLAZONS
Deliverer of Christmas packagesSANTA
Descartes's conclusionIAM
Description of rustic lifeIDYL
Didn't hedge one's betsTOOKASIDE
Digitally endorseESIGN
DivanSOFA
Downsize?CROP
Drain openingHOLE
Durham schUNH
Elevator choiceFLOOR
Feature depicted in the upper left of this puzzleSHINYNOSE
First name at WoodstockJIMI
Fiscal year part: AbbrQTR
FriendALLY
Functioning roboticallyONAUTO
Games of chanceLOTTOS
Games orgIOC
Give a ring?PROPOSE
Hair straightenersRELAXERS
Hallmark.com suggestionECARD
HatmakerMILLINER
Having streaksSTRIPY
HeistsROBBERIES
HypotheticalsIFS
ImportuneBESEECH
Infantry members, brieflyGIS
It moves a cursor backLEFTKEY
It's read from a scrollTORAH
Kind of cabinetLIQUOR
Kind of skirtMAXI
Large column of smokePLUME
Les ___, 'WKRP in Cincinnati' news directorNESSMAN
Letters on some Navy carriersUSS
Licorice-flavored brewANISETEA
Like van Gogh, in later lifeONEEARED
Mahershala ___, Oscar winner for 'Moonlight'ALI
Male that might be in a rut?ELK
Mama of songCASS
Mobile home: AbbrALA
Neighbor of a bishop: AbbrKNT
Nicholas, e.gSAINT
Notably nonunionized workersELVES
One of a dozen good things?GRADEAEGG
One of many in a Swiss Army knifeTOOL
One of the record industry's former Big FourEMI
One of the Wayans brothersDAMON
OodlesALOT
Opposite of depARR
PitchEIGHTYSIX
Plot device in 'The Shining' that has significance when spelled backwardRRUM
Political org. since 1854GOP
Prince, e.gHEIR
Prison partYARD
Punxsutawney prognosticatorPHIL
Range grpNRA
Relative of a birchALDER
Repetitive bit of computer codeDOLOOP
Restaurant chain founded by the Raffel brothers (hence the name)ARBYS
Result of a sack on third and long, maybePUNT
Roofing materialTAR
SanctuaryOASIS
ScrewyCRAZY
See 51-DownREINDEEROFALL
See 78-AcrossSCOTT
Shout of approvalOLE
Singer with a #1 hit about 123-AcrossGENEAUTRY
Skin art, informallyINK
Sleigh bell soundsJINGLES
Some Carnaval performancesSAMBAS
Sorts, as chicksSEXES
Souped-up carsHOTRODS
Speedway brandSTP
SpottedSEEN
Starting point for an annual flightNORTHPOLE
StymiesIMPEDES
Symbol of the National Audubon SocietyEGRET
Symbols on 10 state flagsEAGLES
Tears to smithereensSHRS
Telephotos, e.gIMAGES
TerminateAXE
TerminatedCEASED
They might be thrown around in a rodeoLASSOES
Three ___ MenWISE
Tombstone marshalsEARPS
Turns briefly?REVS
Vulcan mind ___MELD
W.W. II ordeal at LeningradSIEGE
Want ad abbrEEO
West Indies nativeCARIB
Whiz kidsPRODIGIES
Who's depicted in this puzzle when the circled letters are connected from A to Z and back to ARUDOLPH
Wine: PrefixOENO
With 53-Down, 123-Across, in songTHEMOSTFAMOUS
With 80-Across, one of TV's Property BrothersDREW
Written historyANNALS
Yule sound?LONGU
___ City (Baghdad suburb)SADR
___ Father ChristmasOLD
___ guerreNOMDE