USA Today Crossword Answers - October 6, 2014

USA Today Crossword Answers - October 6, 2014

Clue

Answer

"Present" or "bus" starter

OMNI

"Scream" star Campbell

NEVE

"Smile! ___ on 'Candid Camera'"

YOURE

"Star Trek" phaser setting

STUN

"Would ya like to?"

WANNA

1973 Supreme Court decision name

ROE

Anthem part

STANZA

Become unhinged

SNAP

Biochemistry abbr

RNA

Bone-dry

SERE

Bricklayers' equipment

HODS

British comedy troupe

MONTYPYTHON

By its very nature

PERSE

Circular water current

EDDY

Compadres

AMIGOS

Computer operator

USER

Cookie cooker

OVEN

Declare as fact

AVER

Didn't stand pat

DREW

Driver's lic. and others

IDS

Elephant keeper, in India

MAHOUT

Engine sounds

ROARS

Feudal tapestry

ARRAS

Fill beyond full

SATE

Fine-toothed item

COMB

Fluffy blanket

SNOW

Follow the rules

OBEY

Furrow maker

HOER

Gem in the Smithsonian

HOPEDIAMOND

Held back

RESTRAINED

Heroin, in slang

SCAG

Hess who was a dame

MYRA

Hindu god

DEVA

Hoard to the hilt

AMASS

How some prisoners of old lived

ONBREADANDWATER

Imitating

APING

Improvised arrangement for temporary use

LASHUP

Infamous emperor

NERO

Instrument also called a hautboy

OBOE

Japanese straw mat

TATAMI

Knowledgeable about

ONTO

Like a church mouse

POOR

Lion's share

MOST

Luau keepsake

LEI

Mardi ___

GRAS

Metronome's reminder

TEMPO

Monastery head

ABBOT

More than unpopular

HATED

Multigenerational story

SAGA

Not worth a ___

SOU

One less than never?

EVER

Palindromic title

AGA

Parties at parties

HOSTS

Pessimist's forecast

DOOM

Places to grow?

UTERI

Prohibit

DEBAR

Ratify

ADOPT

S or XL

SIZE

Sal's Canal

ERIE

Salami choice

GENOA

SAT segment

ESSAY

Say "Howdy!" to

GREET

Some Hebrew letters

BETHS

Splash clumsily

SLOSH

Spring blooms

IRISES

Sprint

DASH

Stamping tool

DIE

Stirred up

ROILED

Things that eat away at things

CORROSIVES

Two capsules, maybe

DOSE

Unpleasant duty

ONUS

Vowel run

AEIOU

Went like the dickens

SPED

Whirl around

SPIN

Year, in Italy

ANNO

Yonder woman

SHE

___ Christi, Texas

CORPUS

___ Rock (Aussie landmark)

AYERS