January 22 2018 - New York Times Crossword Answers

January 22 2018 - New York Times Crossword Answers

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'Forgot About ___' (2000 rap hit)

DRE

'Leaving ___ Vegas'

LAS

'Legally ___' (Reese Witherspoon film)

BLONDE

'Puh-LEEZE!'

IMEANCOMEON

'Red' or 'White' baseball team

SOX

'Seinfeld' character who wrote for the J. Peterman catalog

ELAINE

'Sesame Street' character long rumored to be Bert's lover

ERNIE

'Sounds exciting ...'

OHFUN

2016 Best Actress Oscar winner for 'La La Land'

EMMASTONE

Abbr. in an office address

STE

Administrative regions in Russia

OBLASTS

Agatha Christie or Maggie Smith

DAME

Applaud

CLAP

Ariana Grande's fan base, mostly

TEENS

Back in style

RETRO

Be nosy

PRY

Biden and Pence, informally

VPS

Bit of clowning around

ANTIC

Bond film after 'Skyfall'

SPECTRE

Caribbean ballroom dance

MAMBO

Chess endings

MATES

Chop finely

MINCE

Cutting-edge brand?

XACTO

Deep-fried Mexican dish

CHALUPA

Deep-fried Mexican dish

TOSTADA

Div. for the N.F.L.'s Jets

AFCEAST

Encouragement for a matador

OLE

Enthusiastic audience response, informally

STANDINGO

Eric who sang 'Layla'

CLAPTON

Exceed

GOPAST

Fish typically split before cooking

SCROD

Fix, as an election

RIG

Go from 0 to 60, say

FLOORIT

Grand stories

EPICS

Grandmother, affectionately

NANA

Group of eight

OCTAD

Gym locker emanation

ODOR

Half of a half step in music

QUARTERTONE

Holiday drink

NOG

Home shopping inits

QVC

Inbox buildup

EMAILS

Iranian currency

RIAL

Jiffy

TRICE

Laughs through the nose

SNORTS

Less talkative

MUTER

Like the name 'Robin Banks' for a criminal

APT

Look down on

SCORN

Look for

SEEK

Make, as money

EARN

Muscat is its capital

OMAN

Natural process illustrated by the last words of 18-, 24-, 37-, 54- and 61-Across

EROSION

Novelist Rand

AYN

On the briny

ASEA

One of two in 'Hamilton'

ACT

Pacific source of unusual weather

ELNINO

Places to get quick cash

ATMS

Ponzi schemes, e.g

SCAMS

Prefix with life or wife

MID

Put in the cross hairs

AIMAT

Racer's swimwear

SPEEDOS

Relieved (of)

RID

Sailor's patron

STELMO

Something acute or obtuse

ANGLE

Somewhat

ABIT

Start to attack

SETAT

Stoic politician of ancient Rome

CATO

Successors to LPs

CDS

Sudden problem in a plan

SNAG

Swirled

EDDIED

Times past noon, informally

AFTS

Title of a list of errands

TODO

Tree with acorns

OAK

Unwelcome looks

LEERS

Weight unit equal to about 2,205 pounds

METRICTON

What sunning in a swimsuit leaves

TANLINE

___ Wallace, co-founder of Reader's Digest

LILA