USA Today Crossword Answers - December 25, 2014

USA Today Crossword Answers - December 25, 2014

Clue

Answer

". . . ___ woodchuck could chuck wood"

IFA

"Ed Wood" Oscar-winner Martin

LANDAU

"Fi" head

SCI

"I'm stumped"

GOTME

"The Big One"

WWII

"___ boy!"

ITSA

51-Down needs one

THEME

Add on

ANNEX

Aden's land

YEMEN

Advantage

EDGE

Afghan coin

PUL

Angry mood

IRE

Apartment dweller

RENTER

Astound

AMAZE

Backbones

SPINES

Be in a fretful mood

WORRY

Behind schedule

LATE

Bog

FEN

Bride's response

IDO

Brief summer month?

AUG

Busy as ___

ABEE

Busy month for the IRS

APR

C2H4

ETHENE

Cats-to-scat wordplay

ANAGRAM

Cellist's stroke

UPBOW

Circle segments

ARCS

Cont. north of Africa

EUR

Dark mood cause

GLOOM

Detail

ITEMIZE

Distiller Walker

HIRAM

Eaten up

GONE

Ecstatic mood

DELIRIUM

English exam finale, often

ESSAY

Experience a mood, e.g

FEEL

Fast way to JFK, once

SST

First capital of unified Italy

TURIN

Fourth year student

SENIOR

French farewell

ADIEU

Fruity drinks

ADES

Greenhouse occupants

PLANTS

Help a hoodlum

ABET

Hopeful mood

OPTIMISM

Impersonated

APED

In a dismal mood

SAD

In a happy mood

GLAD

In a low mood

DEPRESSED

In a melancholy mood

BLUE

In a tranquil mood

CALM

In an unfriendly mood

COOL

Jacob's father-in-law

LABAN

Jungle climber

LIANA

Land on Lake Victoria

UGANDA

Lenin's country

RUSSIA

Level

SHIM

Loosen, in a way

UNPIN

Manpower providers?

MEN

Moody

EMOTIONAL

Noble one

EARL

NYC art center

MOMA

Off ___ good start

TOA

On the safe side, at sea

ALEE

Onetime "American Idol" name

PAULA

Polite address

MAAM

Potter's need

SOIL

Printing flourish

SERIF

Requirement

NEED

Shannon and Monte

DELS

Shouts of disapproval

BOOS

Somewhat

ATAD

Stole

SWIPED

Strike out, as text

DELE

Swab target

EARWAX

Traces of color

TINGES

Trapped

UPATREE

Trevi Fountain locale

ROME

Tropical spot

ISLE

Walk feebly

DODDER

Whirlpool

EDDY

Will of "The Waltons"

GEER

___ Aviv

TEL