December 12 2017 - USA Today Crossword Answers

December 12 2017 - USA Today Crossword Answers

CluesAnswers
"Be well!"TAKECARE
"Charleston Rag" composer BlakeEUBIE
"GoodFellas" Oscar winnerJOEPESCI
"Oh no!"YIPE
"The Ed Sullivan Show" lineupACTS
Aaron with MLB's rookie home run recordJUDGE
Air Force truant, for shortAWOL
Arid Mongolian expanseGOBI
Auto glass optionTINT
Avoid wedding expenses, in a wayELOPE
Backsplash pieceTILE
Bad to the boneEVIL
Barely burnSINGE
Bench woodPINE
Bills in liar's pokerONES
Bothered incessantlyATEAT
Brad of "World War Z"PITT
California county affected by 2017 wildfiresNAPA
Canine ailment caused by mitesMANGE
Celebrity's auraCHARISMA
Chases down, as fly ballsSHAGS
City in a 2014 Ava DuVernay movieSELMA
Clean Air Act, e.gECOLAW
Clear a hurdleLEAP
Committed perjury, sayLIED
Common mirror shapeOVAL
Corn Belt stateIOWA
Country that's nominally, but not actually, independentPuppetstate
Crude transportTANKER
Cyclical weight gain and lossYOYODIETING
Document in a safe, perhapsDEED
Dress that makes a bold statementSLINKYGOWN
Flowery versesODES
Flu season protectionSHOT
Follow, as adviceHEED
Fraud or trespassingTORT
Gave the thumbs-upSAIDYES
Goody-goodyPRIG
Gulf War missileSCUD
Gullible sortsSAPS
Guys, slangilyDUDES
Highly prizedDEAR
Hissy fitsSNITS
Home run hitter's gaitTROT
Hooded serpentCOBRA
Irritating sortTWIT
James of "Elf"CAAN
Like Advil or Motrin, brieflyOTC
List shortener, for shortETAL
Long, hard tripTREK
Mall bingeSPREE
Mark on a sunbatherTANLINE
Mean muttCUR
Nail ___ (power tool)GUN
Nebraska river to the MissouriPLATTE
New York subway scurrierRAT
One of a kiwi's vestigial pairWING
Org. opposed to fur farmingPETA
Orkin or Terminix victimROACH
Pasta whose name means "feathers"PENNE
Perform poorly, slangilySTINK
Pontiac in a 1964 hitGTO
Relinquishes by treatyCEDES
Retro phone featureDIAL
Shapiro of "All Things Considered"ARI
Shorten or lengthen, perhapsALTER
Singer of "Footloose"LORI
Site with PowerSellersEBAY
Sources of baseball bat woodASHTREES
Spice obtained from nutmegMACE
Squalid digsSTY
Strong desiresYENS
They're "copped" by defendantsPLEAS
Tripped, as a mousetrapSPRUNG
Twiddling one's thumbsIDLE
Utter disasterTRAINWRECK
Wee ScotLAD
Whacked, so to speakSLEW