October 2 2016 - USA Today Crossword Answers

October 2 2016 - USA Today Crossword Answers

ClueAnswer
"The Lion King" lionessNALA
"Walk-___ welcome"INS
"___, except after c"IBEFOREE
18-wheelerSEMI
30 minutes of footballHALF
Accused's defenseALIBI
Artful to the maxSLIEST
As easy as ___ABC
Attempts to win a tea-making contest?STEEPSTOCONQUER
Auth. unknownANON
Ballet leapJETE
Banjo ridgeFRET
Baseball great-turned-politico BunningJIM
Basilica recessAPSE
Ben Gurion Airport carrierELAL
Business suit go-withDRESSSHIRT
Catch 40 winksNAP
Catch red-handedNAB
Chick's soundPEEP
Dentist's order after "open"WIDER
Did a salon jobRINSED
Did a smith's jobSHOED
Did the jobSERVED
Exacta alternativeQUINELLA
Exaggerate onstageEMOTE
Excessive detail, to textersTMI
Exotic dancer's wearPASTIES
Guitarist SegoviaANDRES
Hawke of "Sinister"ETHAN
Hippie's two-finger signPEACE
Hogs' homesSTIES
Horse waiting?STEEDINLINE
Ill-consideredRASH
Jessica of "Total Recall"BIEL
Laborious effortPAINS
LAX or JFK guessETA
Leslie Caron title roleLILI
Marine ___ (presidential helicopter)ONE
Metalworker's avian sculpture?STEELPIGEON
Muhammad or LailaALI
NYC hrsEST
Orchestra localesPITS
Parcel outALLOT
Part of a Lionel setCAR
Peace Prize winner with ArafatRABIN
Pitchblende, to uraniumORE
Place for a BLTDINER
Pothook shapeESS
Precursors to migrainesAURAE
Reduce to mushPUREE
Reply to "Shall we?"LETS
Ritz cracker lookalikeHIHO
River of LeedsAIRE
Roo's motherKANGA
Ruler toppled in 1979SHAH
Saloon selectionsBEERS
Samba and mamboDANCES
Search for, as one's ancestryTRACE
Seemingly foreverEON
Shepherd's pie spheroidsPEAS
Shirts' opponents, in a pickup gameSKINS
Shortening brand since 1911CRISCO
Sign for many April birthsARIES
Sock awaySAVE
Springsteen, to fansTHEBOSS
Still undecidedNOTTOOSURE
Supply a spread forCATER
Swelled headEGO
Tanning lotion lettersSPF
Titan bearing the worldATLAS
Trail mix morselsNUTS
Triad, e.gCHORD
Usual tic-tac-toe outcomeTIE
Utah ski resortALTA
Witchy womenHAGS
Withdraw, as from a habitWEAN
Zero, in soccerNIL
___ for (chooses)OPTS