New York Times Crossword Answers - December 17, 2014

New York Times Crossword Answers - December 17, 2014

Clue

Answer

'Body Heat' director Lawrence

KASDAN

'Got it'

SOISEE

'Hush!'

ZIPIT

'Last Days' actor Haas

LUKAS

'Nuts' director Martin

RITT

'Two-L' beast

LLAMA

Alice's sitcom husband

RALPH

Ancestor of Scottish Gaelic and Manx

OLDIRISH

Angler with pots

EELER

Article in Le Monde

UNE

Avian mimic

MYNA

Cheese choice

SWISS

Classic time to duel

ATNOON

Corp. money execs

CFOS

Earn, as profit

REAP

Ebenezer's ghostly ex-partner

JACOB

Ending for a 10-Down

ISM

Ending with nanny or spy

CAM

Eur. erupter

MTETNA

Exclamation that's a homophone of 53-Down

AHME

Far from shore

INLAND

Flavoring for a French cordial

ANIS

French friend

AMI

Gold standards

KARATS

Hairy son of Isaac

ESAU

Homey

DAWG

Hyperbole for an arduous task

ITLLTAKEFOREVER

Intentionally mislead

LIETO

Jiggly treat

JELLO

King Arthur's father ___ Pendragon

UTHER

Lake near Reno

TAHOE

Leakes of reality TV

NENE

Least fresh

TRITEST

Like MGM's lion

AROAR

Literally, 'I believe'

CREDO

Litotes for beauty

NOTUNATTRACTIVE

London's ___ Gardens

KEW

Many a Balkan native

SLAV

Many pound dogs

STRAYS

Many Spanish Armada ships

GALLEONS

Maritime alert

SOS

Nada

ZILCH

Number after a decimal: Abbr

CTS

Opera with 'Ave Maria'

OTELLO

Oxymoron for cautious travel

MAKEHASTESLOWLY

Parks in 1955 news

ROSA

Part of W.M.D

MASS

Pesky arachnids

MITES

Pilot's abbr

ALT

Place to stop and text, perhaps

RESTAREA

Play the siren

TEMPT

Precisely, after 'to'

ATEE

Prince William's mil. branch

RAF

Printer resolution fig

DPI

Red River delta capital

HANOI

Reporter's questions, collectively

FIVEWS

Rive Gauche's river

SEINE

Scrabble 10-pointer, spelled out

KUE

Simile for denseness

ASTHICKASABRICK

Some bunts, for short

SACS

Spicy Eastern cuisine

HUNAN

Squash units

SETS

Subject of a court bargain

PLEA

Sweetie

DEAR

Talks like a tosspot

SLURS

Talks like Don Corleone

RASPS

Tightly interlocked

WELLKNIT

Top-notch

AONE

Tribal healer

SHAMAN

Wired

HYPER

Writer ___ Rogers St. Johns

ADELA

___-Caps (movie theater candy)

SNO