USA Today Crossword Answers - December 4, 2014

USA Today Crossword Answers - December 4, 2014

Clue

Answer

"Anywhere but here" acronym

NIMBY

"Buona ___" (Italian greeting)

SERA

"Gomer ___, U.S.M.C."

PYLE

Act the blowhard

BRAG

Affirmatives

YESES

Alpine transport

TBAR

Arab League member

OMAN

Attractive

SEEMLY

Baker's dozen?

EGGS

Bandstand breaks

RESTS

Battery pole

ANODE

Become limp, as lettuce

WILT

Bosnian ethnic group

SERBS

Brouhaha

TODO

Cabinet department

COMMERCE

Campus military org

ROTC

Casual statement

REMARK

Charged, as a bull

RANAT

Chew like a rodent

GNAW

Claim innocence of

DENY

Common house plants

FERNS

Concerning the congregation

LAIC

Copycat's request

SAME

Dealer in stolen goods

FENCE

Destitute person, essentially

NEEDER

Do more than mediate

STEPIN

Draw forth

EDUCE

Emitted a focused beam

LASED

Extinct New Zealand birds

MOAS

Extremely long time period

EON

Exxon alternative

AMOCO

Feeble excuses

COPOUTS

Fine china name

SPODE

Footnote word

IDEM

Gab incessantly and loudly

YAMMER

Gambling mecca

RENO

Gee's preceder

EFF

Geometry calculation

AREA

Gifford's TV successor

RIPA

Give the cold shoulder

SNUB

Happening

AFOOT

Hitchcock classic

PSYCHO

Holliday and Severinsen

DOCS

It's staged

PLAY

Jagged, as a leaf's edge

EROSE

Jazz bit

RIFF

Manipulated a mannequin

POSED

Matterhorn, e.g

ALP

Most corpulent

STOUTEST

Move mountains?

REMAP

Not active

IDLE

Opposite of "in every way"

NOHOW

Prior to, in poems

ERE

Puts in stitches

SEWS

Racetrack border

RAIL

Rational faith in God

DEISM

Rich, dark soil

LOAM

Rocks in a bar

ICE

Saw face-to-face

MET

Security company's job

ALARMMONITORING

Seed cover

ARIL

Shoveler's creation

HOLE

Small salmon (var.)

COHOE

Soldier in gray

REBEL

Some sound system components

PREAMPS

Stretch of shrubbery

HEDGE

Touch at the edge

ABUT

TV brand

RCA

Unskilled laborer

PEON

Very urgent

DIRE

What a car's struts are for

SHOCKABSORPTION

Where FICA funds are managed

SSA

Where many political speeches originate

FLOOROFTHEHOUSE

Word with "media" or "exodus"

MASS

___ Aviv, Israel

TEL

___ Schwarz of toys

FAO