February 7 2018 - USA Today Crossword Answers

February 7 2018 - USA Today Crossword Answers

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". . . ___ a lender be"

NOR

"Positively Entertaining" TV network

ION

"r," in texts

ARE

"Rocky Horror" fans et al

CULTS

"We should do this!"

LETS

Auctioneer's "Deal!"

SOLD

Backbone-related

SPINAL

Banish to the salt mines

EXILE

Be inquisitive

ASK

Campus hangouts, familiarly

QUADS

Campy neckpieces

BOAS

Chad or Rob of moviedom

LOWE

Chain that offers tropical fruit pizzas?

PAPAYAJOHNS

Cocktail party nibble

CANAPE

Conclusions of mountaineering trips

DESCENTS

Cooking oil option

CANOLA

Corrosive chemicals

ACIDS

Coupe's cousin

SEDAN

Deserving one star, perhaps

POOR

Dislike big-time

ABHOR

Dominate, in sports lingo

OWN

East African sunbathers' woes?

KENYABURNS

Electrician's headache

SHORT

Engaged in sibling rivalry, say

ATODDS

Enjoy a banquet

DINE

Entertainer's asset

TALENT

Eyre's chronicler

BRONTE

Formally turned over

CEDED

George M. who composed "Over There"

COHAN

Georgetown squad

HOYAS

Greta who played Mata Hari

GARBO

Gridders whose helmets depict horns

RAMS

Guevara who narrates "Evita"

CHE

Gush onstage

EMOTE

Gym rat's music source

IPOD

H, to Heracles

ETA

Hardly rosy-cheeked

PALE

He, to she

RHYME

Hero's place

PEDESTAL

Huffy mood

SNIT

It's great for most hoopsters

STATURE

Items in a Spanish painter's still life?

GOYABANANAS

Jack who ate no fat

SPRAT

Jackson in the Country Music Hall of Fame

ALAN

Like animals in a petting zoo

TAME

Like barbecue fare

MEATY

Like Rogaine users

BALD

Lugosi of "Dracula"

BELA

Marble with a swirl pattern

AGATE

Mars or the moon

ORB

Martini order

DRY

Musketeer cap feather

PLUME

On ___ (like freelance submissions)

SPEC

Petition-tabling congressional resolution

GAGRULE

Propels, as a rickshaw

PULLS

Puts on a pedestal

EXALTS

Rascally tyke

IMP

Ready to cruise

ABOARD

Rocked beds

CRADLES

Running late

DELAYED

Script parts for actress Roberts?

TANYALINES

Sharp left, from most boxers

JAB

Some legislative bodies

SENATES

Strauss or Salieri composition, perhaps

ARIA

Studio tour stop

SET

Sunburn gel additive

ALOE

Sunrise frequency

DAILY

Surname on applesauce jars

MOTT

Tibia and fibula

BONES

Tribal tales

LORE

Typically black cars

HEARSES

Walk like an elephant

PLOD

Wed on the fly

ELOPE

Woodstock's home, in "Peanuts"

NEST

Word before "a few" or "a while"

QUITE

___ stick (springy toy)

POGO