August 15 2017 - USA Today Crossword Answers

August 15 2017 - USA Today Crossword Answers

CluesAnswers
"All set?"READY
"Bearded" bloomerIRIS
"Foci" or "fungi"PLURAL
"It's so obvious now"ISEE
"No contest," for onePLEA
"Way to go!"NICEJOB
"Yeezus" rapper WestKANYE
49er foe, in an NFL rivalryRAM
50-Across participantsRIOTERS
A "mix" of this word straddles the two words in 17- and 57-Across and 11- and 29-DownTRAIL
Avoid being checkmatedRESIGN
Bit of improvisation by 25-DownGUITARLICK
Black Sabbath's music, for shortMETAL
Blow away, so to speakAMAZE
Bugling beastELK
Common Creamsicle flavorORANGE
Continent with the most nationsAFRICA
Crookedly hung, as a paintingASKEW
D.C. stadium initialsRFK
Efron of "Baywatch"ZAC
Emile who wrote "Nana"ZOLA
Ethnic or racial insultSLUR
Fay of the original "King Kong"WRAY
Flatbread baked in a tandoorNAAN
Genre of many Weird Al songsSATIRE
Hang aroundSTAY
Hill who sang "Doo Wop (That Thing)"LAURYN
Hosp. revealer of inside info?MRI
Impersonator's forteAPING
Improve, as one's golf gameELEVATE
Instigate, as troubleSTIRUP
Lands, as a fishREELSIN
Like a barn cat, oftenFERAL
Like Calacatta marbleVEINY
Mattress annoyanceLUMP
Mendes of "Hitch"EVA
Michelin patent of 1946RADIALTIRE
Mont Blanc's localeALPS
Musician Carlos, or his bandSANTANA
NATO members, to one anotherALLIES
New use for many a torn T-shirtRAG
Nits, in timeLICE
Nye, TV's "Science Guy"BILL
On the markAPT
One waving a foam fingerFAN
Org. with PreCheck screeningTSA
Org. with the slogan "Real Possibilities"AARP
Partner of aboveBEYOND
Pennsylvania's "Flagship City"ERIE
Pippa, to KateSIS
Place for a mud maskSPA
Place to buy cat toysPETSTORE
Platform for Apple mobile devicesIOS
Poetic homophone of "air"ERE
Popular crafts e-tailerETSY
Prison uprising, e.gMELEE
Rachmaninoff's instrumentPIANO
Relating to musical pitchTONAL
SAT prep instructor, perhapsTUTOR
Shape of some business chartsPIE
Shapiro of NPR's "All Things Considered"ARI
Shooter of electric dartsTASER
Small enough to be eaten wholeBITESIZE
Sound of vuvuzelas, e.gDIN
Summer romance, maybeFLING
Sushi bar selectionsEELS
Suvari of "American Beauty"MENA
Symptom of a nervous stomachKNOT
The de Havilland Comet was the firstJETAIRLINER
Tiered Taoist towersPAGODAS
Town-painter's colorRED
Turkey ___ kingALA
Western Florida's clock settingCENTRALTIME
Wipe cleanERASE
Word before ID or feeUSER
Wreak havoc uponRAVAGE
Ziti alternativePENNE
___ stuff (Craigslist category)FREE