USA Today Crossword Answers - January 12, 2015

USA Today Crossword Answers - January 12, 2015

Clue

Answer

"Faster! Faster!"

GOGO

"Ghost" actress Demi

MOORE

"Hee Haw" character, stereotypically

RUBE

"In the future" opposite

AGO

"In ___ of flowers . . ."

LIEU

"My Country ___ of Thee"

TIS

"Oh, what's the ___?"

USE

"We'll get to it"

HOLDTHATTHOUGHT

"Yada, yada, yada . . ."

ETC

12/24 and 12/31

EVES

2006 spinach problem

ECOLI

90-degree letter

ELL

Act without words

MIME

Adjective for several "Weapon" flicks

LETHAL

Award for 27-Across

CLIO

Be extremely fond of

ADORE

Became mellow

AGED

Belonging to males

MENS

Big name in headphones

BOSE

Birdbath greenery?

ALGAE

Bran source

OAT

Cheesy munchie

NACHO

Cobbler's forms

LASTS

College faculty head

DEAN

Comfort in distress

SOLACE

Common transport

CAR

Ease, as one's fears

ALLAY

Electron tube type

DIODE

Escape the clutches of

ELUDE

Far from handsome

UGLY

Flared dress

ALINE

Flowed slowly

SEEPED

Flower's essential oil

ATTAR

Freshwater game fish

CHUB

Give a new hue to

DYE

Goes back to sea?

EBBS

Governor in Mogul India (var.)

NAWAB

Greek garment

TUNIC

Grenade filler

TNT

Group that votes alike

BLOC

Icelandic epic

EDDA

Infamous fire and brimstone target

SODOM

It returns your calls

ECHO

It takes in the sights

EYE

La ___ (Italian opera house)

SCALA

Landlocked African republic

CHAD

Legal tender

BANKNOTE

Long skirt

MIDI

Luxurious fabric

VELVET

Men of the familia

TIOS

Move sideways

SIDLE

Movie special-effects letters

CGI

Not be a fan of

HOLDINLOWESTEEM

Not ___ (far from optimal)

SOHOT

One spelling for a Hindu dress

SAREE

Painter Degas

EDGAR

Pandora unleashed them

ILLS

Plump songbirds

THRUSHES

Praiseful poems

ODES

Prime meridian zone, briefly

GMT

Sicilian erupter

ETNA

Some TV fare

DRAMAS

Sound from a displeased crowd

BOO

Spread the word

RETELL

Suitable for the occasion

APT

Swipe, slangily

GLOM

Test answer, at times

TRUE

The Duchess of York

SARAH

Things counted or spilled

BEANS

Trading day extreme

HIGH

TV interruptions

ADS

Unwelcome piece of mail

BILL

Wedding vow phrase

TOHAVEANDTOHOLD

Where to put a rock collection?

STEREO

Word before "hygiene" or "exam"

ORAL

Word with "cap" or "pack"

ICE

Word with "has"

BEEN

Word with any number from 1 to 12

OCLOCK