May 15 2016 - New York Times Crossword Answers

May 15 2016 - New York Times Crossword Answers

ClueAnswer
'Conger eel? Au contraire!'THATSAMORAY
'Ex Machina' robotAVA
'Finally, I can buy that house!'ALOANATLAST
'Lord of the Flies' protagonistRALPH
'Major shopping centers aren't among the prizes!'YOUCANTWINAMALL
'Not with a bang but a whimper' poetELIOT
'Peanuts' girlEUDORA
'Santa Baby' singerKITT
'Something just occurred to me ...'SAY
'That was sure close!'PHEW
'___ All Too Much' (Beatles song)ITS
'___ Body?' (first Peter Wimsey novel)WHOSE
1980s-'90s Olympian Jackie Joyner-___KERSEE
2016 campaignerCRUZ
ActSTATUTE
Actress CarrereTIA
Adversary who shows up at romantic dinners?ARIVALDATE
AffirmsAVOWS
AssociatesMATES
Author of the 1984 memoir 'Mayor'KOCH
Baseball commissioner after Giamatti and VincentSELIG
Belarussian capitalMINSK
Belief systemsCREEDS
Body, metaphoricallyCLAY
Break downPARSE
Bring alongPACK
Browser bar textURL
Ceiling stain's causeLEAK
Christian in HollywoodSLATER
City near Lake NasserASWAN
Cleveland team, informallyCAVS
Codon carrierRNA
Colonial home, you might sayHIVE
Company that sold SpirographsKENNER
Continental divides?OCEANS
Contributes to a GoFundMe campaignDONATES
Correct copyEDIT
Cuba ___LIBRE
Cut (off)LOP
Dalmatian, e.gCROAT
DethroneOUST
DivinesSENSES
Down-filled garmentPARKA
EreAFORE
Erwin of 1950s TVSTU
Even soYET
Evocative of yesteryearRETRO
Exchange cyclicallyROTATE
Experiment subjectTESTEE
Fashion editor's predictionsTRENDS
Fighting off drowsiness?RESISTINGAREST
Finishes withENDSON
Food sometimes sold with a flavor packetRAMEN
GameCube successorWII
Glide effortlesslySKATE
Good at one's jobABLE
Hand makeupCARDS
Hard to findSCARCE
Hartford-based Fortune 100 companyAETNA
Head locksHAIR
Highly regardedGREAT
Hoppy drinkALE
Housemaid's ___ (bursitis)KNEE
HypotheticalsIFS
In need of a steerLOST
InedibleBAD
InflamesRILES
Internal pumpHEART
Ireland : Erin :: Britain : ___ALBION
It often contains 'lies'EPITAPH
Its symbol is a star and crescentISLAM
Jack ___ (member of the Royal Navy)TAR
Jamaican genreSKA
Kate's partner of old TVALLIE
Kedrova of 'Torn Curtain'LILA
Kevin who played Hercules on TVSORBO
La Scala premiere of 1887OTELLO
Lacking creature comfortsSPARTAN
Lacking excessLEAN
Land line?COAST
LayerSTRATUM
Ligurian Sea feederARNO
Like tweetsTERSE
Lose itSNAP
Lose rigiditySAG
Lowest possible turnoutNONE
Magazine with a palindromic nameELLE
Maker of Caplio camerasRICOH
Move through a crowd, maybeSIDLE
One of the 'cities of the plain'SODOM
Out of boundsTABOO
Owner of Fisher-PriceMATTEL
Party purchaseKEG
Poet who wrote 'I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart. I am, I am, I am'PLATH
PoundBEATON
Prayer ___SHAWL
Predator-to-beCUB
PredicamentMESS
Production Code orgMPAA
Put awayATE
QuartersAREAS
Rains pelletsSLEETS
Reasons to despairWOES
Repeatedly cried 'Land ho!' with no land in sight, maybe?AGGRAVATEDASALT
Rhodes of Rhodes scholar fameCECIL
Rodent control brandDCON
Scoffing replyIBET
Screenwriter EphronDELIA
Shoe with holesCROC
Show signs of ageWEAR
Shrink or enlargeRESIZE
Signed overCEDED
Singer with a palindromic nameONO
Something fit for a queenTIARA
Spoke horsely?NEIGHED
Start of several Hawaiian place namesMAUNA
Stomach stuffACID
Stuck to the corkboard?UNDERATACK
Stumper?ORATOR
Stun with soundDEAFEN
Substitute anchor during Walter Cronkite's tenure at CBSROGERMUDD
SupplyGIVE
Tag line?NAME
Take heat from?DISARM
TaphouseTAVERN
TargetAIMAT
Those in favorAYES
Tired runner?CAR
Tools used for cutting curvesSABERSAWS
Track downLOCATE
Trig termANGLE
UndertakingTASK
UnswervingLOYAL
What Carrie needed after the prom?CHANGEOFADRESS
Whirlybird whose paint job is flaking off?APATCHYHELICOPTER
Wild and woolly?OVINE
___ Island (home of Wagner College)STATEN
___ Novello Award (songwriter's honor)IVOR