Ubercross Abecedaria V



V1. Global gp. once headed by Pascal Lamy

V4. Dan revered in Miami

V10. Icon of the underdog

V13. Lizard’s tail?

V17. “As far across as my hands are apart”

V24. Birds known for forcing others to adopt their young

V31. Extremely arid

V38. Words said frequently (if not so earnestly) by some celebrities

V41. ___ Boot

V44. Cash dispenser

V47. Ernie Banks, notably

V50. Was within popcorn-sharing distance, perhaps

V57. Don’t go it alone

V64. What’s coming

V71. Triumphant cries

V78. Toddler chow

V81. Marx man?

V84. Hawkeye Pierce portrayer

V87. Twinings product

V90. Mollusks seen in Subnautica

V92. Stylish boot

V94. Some franc spenders

V95. Ex-treem

V100. Genre for The Sundays’ “Wild Horses” and Conan Grey’s “Generation Why”

V103. Start driving to, as on a road trip

V105. Party-hardy people

V107. It needed adjusting for 1960s viewers

V109. Imitate Julia Mancuso on the slopes

V111. Indian wrap

V112. Home theater component, maybe

V116. Eponymous William’s birthplace

V117. Instructions to solve the meta in this puzzle

V130. 2007 purchaser of Applebee’s

V131. Guest-star for a bit

V133. Comment after a song gets you crying

V134. The “I” in IBM (abbr.)

V135. Metropolitan thrush

V136. Safely secured

V137. Upper echelon of major combat

V138. Tetley competitor

V139. “What’s the ___ of worrying?”

V140. Seemingly the sole clerk of a 24-hour store

V141. Natives known as Long Tails

V142. When the lights dim

V143. Getting a gusher

V144. Peace Prize winner Yousafzai

V145. Olympics org.

V146. “___ roll!” (bettor’s cry)

V147. Paris path

V148. Julian of journalism

V149. Spirits that go after sleepers

V150. Holes to Hell

V152. Start of a legal conclusion?

V153. Utters discouraging words

V154. Two teaspoons or two tablets, say

V155. USMC officer

V156. Where some figures are made

V157. Aladdin’s servant (var.)

V158. Nation estab. in 1948

V159. Unified

V161. Watchable Web journals

V163. One scandal that harms a reputation

V164. The Wizard of Menlo Park’s initials

V166. Couturier initials

V167. “___ remember it…”

V168. Lousy egg?

V170. “But there ___ joy in Mudville…”

V171. Issy-___-Moulineaux, France

V172. Carb-watcher

V173. Gun less damaging than the bullet-loading kind

V174. Ballet boy

V175. Aspirin and ibuprofen, for example, in pharmacy parlance

V176. ___-crazy (restless)

V177. Curly ethnic hairstyle, colloquially

V180. Touch-and-go game

V181. “___ ‘em” (dog command)

V183. 2010’s less memorable AI

V186. Kept under wraps

V187. “Ladies?” alternative

V188. Spot between hills

V189. Royal retinue

V194. Org. in the movie Concussion (which more people should’ve seen)

V196. Yeti land

V198. Parking lot sign

V200. Is suffering from, as a cold

V201. ___ Married the Anti-Fan

V202. Outfit for a baby

V206. Race met by the Time Traveller

V207. Like a shot that hits a moving target

V216. Instagram and TikTok

V220. Prominent celeb in a popular filmmaking community

V233. Magna ___ laude

V235. Not-so-great airport gift for the allergic

V237. Traveled like Johnny Appleseed

V239. Damon and Drudge

V240. Other choice that’s practical

V245. Greek philosopher

V247. Common symbol in hieroglyphics

V248. “Reading well is one of the great pleasures that solitude can afford you” critic Harold

V251. Knee injury site, briefly

V252. New look for the office, e.g.

V265. Help! is one

V269. Backup in case of early failure

V277. Actor Kilmer et al.

V278. Element with the symbol Hg (abbr.)

V279. Dug in under enemy artillery

V280. Negative before “a”

V281. Sell short

V282. They make cookies, sometimes in their own image

V285. Make paste

V286. Eating only certain things

V287. Classic Tetris alternative

V288. She played Hayley Dunphy on Modern Family

V291. “Mentally unfit for service”

V294. Unlikely to wake anytime soon

V295. Service designation

V296. Pots, skillets, and kettles, e.g.

V297. FDR and Truman, fraternally

V298. Krazy of the komiks

V300. Starship commander’s command when outgunned

V302. Stops following what’s being said

V304. Japanese salad ingredients

V305. Injured sneakily on the ice

V306. Good, as an objection

V307. Pillages

V308. Beach guard

V310. Myopic cartoon Mister

V311. Vegetarian no-no

V313. Nykvist and Foyn

V314. Sidora from The Real Housewives of Atlanta

V315. Six feet or more, in 2021

V316. Defacement

V318. Honda SUV

V319. Grow less severe

V321. McConnell or McCain (abbr.)

V322. A Slinky “walks” down them

V323. When doubled, Easter Island spirits whose name inspired a Crash Bandicoot character

V324. C has one

V325. Boggs of baseball

V326. Lab maze solver

V327. Young at Rock ‘N’ Roll High School

V328. Safe place

V329. British stoolies

V330. Pass, but not with flying colors

V331. Stairway to Heaven star David

V333. “___ for the day” (“Can’t wait”)

V335. Having roof extensions

V337. Won at musical chairs

V338. Dockers’ union

V339. “Use ___ lose it”

V340. Latin initialisms found in many clues here

V341. They used to get burned a lot more

V343. Whence the Andrews Sisters’ “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy”

V344. Feel upset just thinking about

V345. Essential for an investigator

V347. Biblical older sister with a role in The Prince of Egypt

V349. Committed to

V353. High school health topic

V355. How to ___ Book (Adler)

V360. “You ain’t” rejoinder

V363. Temple in Thailand

V365. Tenth-___ black belt

V366. Slowly diminishes

V367. Loses old skin

V368. Rubber-based paint

V369. Old workhorse walking up a brae

V371. Modern pentathlon blades

V373. Mary Quant creations

V375. Sea for Debussy

V377. Program design/hardware/algorithms coll. class

V378. Start doing the dishes, in a way

V380. ___ clock shadow

V384. Peel out like a bat out of hell

V386. Maker of Dibs

V388. House alternative

V389. Headlight, in slang

V390. Having three parts

V392. It also rises, according to Hemingway

V393. Jacket-sleeve text

V395. Virus named for a river

V397. Greatest hits comp with “Evil Woman”

V398. Cathodes’ opposites

V400. Navy personnel

V401. 2007 installment in a horror series

V402. Michelangelo work

V403. Airline for many a vacationing stoner

V406. Lighting unit

V408. Texas county whose seat is Paris

V410. Delivered

V412. Some cameras or copiers

V414. Apprehension

V415. He played Han in Solo

V416. Useful for correcting farsightedness

V417. Prepped to cool one’s drink in a hotel room, say

V419. Wide, scarflike necktie

V420. Smoothed wood

V421. Nadya Suleman, in 2009 headlines

V423. Site of the Garden of Relaxation

V425. Lets visit

V427. What 7 may stand for

V428. Confessional confession

V429. “Blue” singer LeAnn

V430. Quadrennial quarry

V431. Pill used in alternative “orthomolecular” medicine

V433. One who takes orders from a cap’n

V435. With small rocks in its road materials

V438. Four-time presidential candidate Ralph

V440. Baits a shark

V441. Movie that introduces a character by having him fight a tiger

V442. Tabloid TV debut of 2007

V444. Lack of it killed Padme

V446. Spider-Man’s girlfriend Stacy

V448. River across the Lake of Brienz (var.)

V449. Forward thinkers

V450. Xes’ opponents

V452. Memento affliction

V454. “Judy’s smile was ___” (from “Judy’s Turn to Cry”)

V456. Get close to

V458. “Am ___ fat for this dress?”

V459. Extreme sportswoman who conquers claustrophobia and aquaphobia, and all I have to say is, BETTER HER THAN ME

V461. Honda motor scooter

V462. Bad moon rising, for one

V463. Collations

V465. Kindergartener’s recitation

V466. Talks tediously

V468. Head honcho in Mexico?

V470. Broadcast journalist Marvin

V472. “Great” Egyptian monument

V474. Actress Liu

V475. Entranceway fasteners

V478. Technology beset by piracy in the early 1980s

V479. Total of weaponry

V483. School starters?

V484. Harvey Dent, alias Two-Face, is one

V486. Accruing fines, maybe

V488. Polytheist of sorts

V490. Threepio’s creator

V491. Like some books or cars

V492. Bring about, as labor

V493. Ltr. or no.

V494. UFO, many speculate

V496. Name-dropper’s shortcut?

V498. Where my dreams of drawing my own comics died

V500. Go from here to there

V501. “I should remember this later, IMHO”

V502. Acetic and nitric

V504. Affectedly dainty, to a Brit

V506. Source of certain beans

V507. Retort to an accusation

V512. Venezuelan coin

V513. Leading one to smell a rat

V514. Modern monitors, briefly

V516. Vernal occasions

V522. The “bad” cholesterol (abbr.)

V523. Greek god of shepherds and flocks

V524. Singing collectives

V525. Shadowy genre

V526. Garment worn with a pendant, often

V527. Aluminum silicates

V529. Aircraft that doesn’t taxi (abbr.)

V531. Cried out, as in pain

V533. Ingredient de l’eau de mer

V534. Trans-Canada Hwy. measures

V535. Take life-improving action

V541. Failing in one’s soul

V544. Drug cases

V545. Old metal utensils

V546. Chevy of 2004-2011

V547. Shrubby plant

V549. Airport west of OAK

V551. Rough sketch

V552. Doctor’s order

V554. Centennial number

V555. “Why should ___?”

V558. Meat-yielding calves

V560. Study of voting, paying taxes and such

V561. Plant, vegetable, or herb

V562. Very bright group

V563. C.W. who wrote Gods, Graves, and Scholars

V565. Know, in Nice

V567. Bag name

V569. Fiddler on the Roof milkman

V571. Countdown host Olbermann

V573. Starship Enterprise letters

V574. Checks, as checks

V576. Attacking all over the place

V577. “Yeah, I get high ___” (Def Leppard lyric)

V578. Place to wash up

V579. “There’s ___here!” (When things start going wrong in Monsters Inc.)

V580. Faculty-meeting presider, maybe

V581. “Wait just a ___”

V582. Child’s counting word

V584. On Chesil Beach novelist Ian



. Packer of old

V589. Countless ages

V590. “Good evening, ___ madam…” (old-school telemarketing)

V591. Set of digits on a driver’s lic., e.g.

V592. Post the URL again

V593. Irish poet Aubrey de

V594. Skimpy skirts

V595. Heath and Eden (abbr.)

V598. Nine-to-five string

V600. “Why do birds suddenly appear every time you are ___?”

V602. English resort

V604. Like cuisine that includes pakoras, paapad, jalebi, and gulabjamun

V605. Terrorist Bin Laden

V606. Make loving sounds

V607. Times long past

V608. Whaleboat paddle

V609. Comedian Wilson who played Geraldine

V610. Loan payment, for short

V611. 2018 Masters champion Patrick

V612. Provokes

V613. Blows up with explosives

V615. Business involving clicking

V618. Amass, as a tab

V620. Perle that once gleamed in Washington

V622. Emotional need, for most

V624. Clergyman’s title (abbr.)

V625. Lack the courage to

V626. “Wow…HOT!”

V628. City near Phoenix

V630. Coldplay hit that won the 2009 Song of the Year Grammy

V633. Nickelodeon toon tot

V635. Mum’s mum

V636. “Jenny Lind” (kind of furniture for sleeping with wooden, cylindrical parts)

V638. N.Y. Ranger, e.g.

V639. French writer-director

V640. Bronze or beige

V642. Poet mentioned in Inferno

V643. Big Apple’s “bravest,” briefly

V644. Wimbledon org.

V645. Michelle and Barack’s elder daughter

V646. Common listing of award finalists

V649. “A ___ sante”

V651. “Are you ___ not?” (“Joining us?”)

V652. Profits on rental properties, for short

V653. Ending with pay

V655. German’s “Good day”

V657. Clear the surface

V658. Tudyk and Harris of Star Wars

V659. Old term for kinetic energy meaning “life force”

V661. Lassie or Bluey

V662. Tzara’s movement

V664. Nash work, typically

V666. Cry of feigned innocence

V667. Colleen’s land

V668. Alsace assents

V669. Quantification of the will of the people

V670. Backs up another time, as computer data

V672. The Dust Which Is God writer William Rose

V674. High pts.

V675. Stallone’s Balboa movie, as it’s not actually called

V677. “___ got to admit…”

V679. Three scruples

V680. Pit crew gear

V682. Valuable comic art

V685. Didn’t conceal one’s smugness

V686. Dovetail (with)

V687. Uncultured people

V688. Supplying with a fresh worm, e.g.

V690. Ballet jumps

V692. Rain drain

V694. Roses? No, the blue ones

V695. Supervised

V698. Draw a bead on

V699. Steinfuls

V700. Animation characters

V701. Colombian cowboy

V703. Question re origin

V705. Political ones can be attacks

V707. Secret-agent teddy bear with a palindromic name

V709. Former Dodger Hodges, and others

V711. Pasión

V713. Composer Ilyich Tchaikovsky

V715. Informative station, redundantly expressed

V716. Buddhist teachings

V717. Program note

V718. Refrains from

V719. Ancient tool, say

V720. Girlish Italian suffixes

V722. Cape Cod feature

V724. Beowulf, for one

V726. Emmanuelle actress Kristel

V727. Water-softening agent

V728. Tribe also called the Wyandot

V729. They’re more popular in the Amazon aftermarket than with soldiers

V730. Popular thermoplastic synthetics

V731. “Bond girl” and Knives Out star de Arnas

V734. Escape from bondage, briefly

V735. Laughable

V737. Hardly a palace

V738. Lava source known locally as Mongibello

V739. It sounds dull

V741. Allman Brothers album ___ Peach

V743. High boot

V745. Former TV psychic Miss

V746. Alike, to Andre

V747. Sea ___ (truffle topping)

V748. Jupiter, in an interjection

V749. Bright light

V750. One of Saudi Arabia’s most tourist-friendly spots

V751. Be a supplier for

V753. Word with home or bed

V755. Combination in the card game bezique

V757. Where “tiger cub economies” are

V758. Key with one flat (abbr.)

V759. “Timber!” shouter

V760. Incandescent wire (abbr.)

V761. Web spiders, e.g.

V762. Where undeliverables are delivered, for short

V763. Pigmented layer

V765. UN nuclear watchdog

V766. “How Sweet ___” (James Taylor)

V767. “It’s ___ the other!”

V768. Ball-throwing lawn game

V770. Sushi staple

V774. Bacchanalian cry

V776. Strike lightly, as a windowpane

V780. Where Cromwell once resided

V781. Mule feature

V782. Democratic enterprises

V783. Fowl poles?

V784. Dana of Body of Proof

V786. Matches timewise, informally

V788. Organism’s body

V790. Spot for reeds

V791. Counting rhyme start

V794. Ziegfeld et al.

V795. Home to the world’s tallest waterfall

V798. Salutes in World War II movies

V799. Children of Japanese immigrants

V801. Like a required course, maybe

V802. Head trauma trouble, for short

V803. Optometrists, casually

V805. Spicy parts of a Super Bowl spread

V808. Wet-blanket retort to “let’s do it!”

V811. 2003 Chrysler model with convertible variant

V813. Jet set, e.g.

V814. Red corundums

V815. 45 or 78, e.g.

V818. The ___ Spring (Stravinsky)

V820. “Supervision” preceder

V822. Lost and X-Files

V824. Violent breakdown in relations

V827. Impeding, in a way

V829. Levy on polluters, e.g.

V830. The 3500 boasts best-in-class standard gas horsepower

V831. “But then again…”

V833. Rob Roy rebuff

V834. The J. and K. in J.K. Rowling (abbr.)

V835. ___ monster of the desert

V836. Blue October demand

V838. Vacation destination

V839. Babyish nonsense

V842. Farmers’ John

V843. Coastal birds

V844. Stellar object shaped like a spiral

V845. “You can ___ horse to water…”

V847. Convert chips to money

V849. Blazing Saddles, for one

V851. “Don’t be a hog!”

V852. Only African American to win an Oscar, Tony, and Emmy for acting

V854. Went to a wild dance party

V857. Structure having piles

V858. Auto-engine category

V859. Madame of Vietnam

V860. Ready to party

V862. ___ Beach (former home of Dodgertown)

V863. Ending after Chin or Taiwan

V864. Online ID nos.

V866. Cop making a traffic stop?

V868. Be inconsistent

V869. It may have a pet name

V871. Architect John with a namesake London museum

V872. 1997 role for Fonda

V873. Spanish singer who often appears on RuPaul’s Drag Race

V874. Movie critics, sometimes

V875. Mythical creatures from Australia

V877. Pope canonized in 936

V879. Absorb, as gravy

V881. ___’acte (1924 Dada film)

V882. Tried something new

V883. Lindsay’s family

V884. Rock’s ___ the Hoople

V885. Sabado o domingo

V886. Registered corp. symbols

V887. Org. that turned 50 in 2008, ironically

V888. Distinguishing emblem

V891. “I ___ emotional” (Whitney Houston lyric)

V893. It may have a footed base

V895. Madison, Lincoln, or Jackson

V897. Yelper’s revenge

V901. Sonic Mania company

V902. Long-running PBS film showcase

V903. Sauce in a boat

V904. Deep in thought

V905. Careers or callings

V907. Snowden’s ex-employer (but don’t ask them for a reference)

V909. Golfed perfectly (or, with a hyphen, unmitigated)

V911. Edwards of vaudeville days

V912. RPG spell’s metric

V913. There were fifty-seven to impeach Trump

V914. Be contingent

V915. Good sign

V916. Something taken before swinging?

V919. Nam neighbor, with “the”

V921. Every May, say

V925. Singleness of purpose

V926. Comic Jon

V927. Fruit found in bars

V928. They’re slow on mountain rds.

V929. Book in which God says, “I despise your religious festivals”

V930. Like myself

V931. Eye the appealing, unappealingly

V933. One in the chips

V935. Daily Hollywood publication

V937. Jousting needs

V938. “Chocolate Rain,” “8 flips in the air,” and “David After Dentist”

V940. Quite a lot

V942. 20-year-old game franchise from Japan

V944. Kettle’s accuser

V945. Mobile vs. desktop experiences, e.g.

V946. Capital of “Free France”

V947. Electrical unit?

V948. LeBron James, notably, for short

V949. One dumbbell curl, e.g.

V950. It’s important to be him, according to Wilde

V952. Opera headliners

V953. Just narrower than F

V954. Last quiet bit of resonance

V955. Out of tune

V957. Pushes off course

V959. “Get ___!” (boss’s order)

V961. Old-fashioned kind of party

V963. Lapidary specimen

V964. Number of pipers of song

V965. Playground item that’s no fun for one

V966. Classic chatrooms

V967. Stephen King title city

V969. “That’s as well ___ if I had…” (Swift)

V971. Chavez is one in Los Angeles

V972. “Oh, yes, please spill”

V974. Slightly short

V976. Dangerous, as an ancient wolf

V977. Hearty bowlful often topped with tortilla chips

V979. Coll. course teaching political ideologies

V981. Diaper woe

V982. Work-related malady (abbr.)

V983. Trail behind an airplane

V984. Daughter of Harmonia

V986. Co-founder of MGM

V987. It has wings but can’t take wing

V988. Burden or responsibility

V991. Start of some words with “twenty” in their meaning

V993. Like most M-rated video games

V995. Down comforter

V996. Address to a bloke

V997. Ransacks and robs

V998. Kind of pole in the swamp?

V1001. Russian ballet company renamed in 1991

V1003. St. Stephen, e.g.

V1005. Singer Gaye et al.

V1006. Where you step to make way

V1007. Where Hercule Poirot investigate a haunting

V1008. Remain through the seasons

V1010. Web-dev language in Facebook’s infrastructure

V1011. Consequently

V1012. AV device

V1013. Good violin

V1015. U. S. tennis org.

V1016. He wrote Cat’s Cradle

V1018. Abbr. for Harry Reid

V1019. California’s fashion monogram

V1020. LensCrafters rival

V1022. Aphrodite’s lover

V1024. Sighs of delight

V1026. Bits of scat

V1027. Bird-related prefix

V1028. Lasting forever

V1029. Marilyn Monroe, at birth

V1030. Actor Luke of Captain America and 13 Reasons Why

V1032. “Head” of the Northern Cross

V1034. Era in Japan that ended in 2019

V1036. Sue Grafton’s ___ for Lawless

V1037. Pro___

V1038. Miniature version

V1039. Equine gaits

V1040. Heartbreak

V1042. Indianapolis-to-Muncie dir.

V1043. Louvre looker

V1045. Intermediate material found when making bright paper

V1047. Like some football kicks

V1048. Bullet train technology

V1050. Lois Griffin or Marge Simpson

V1052. “Two options here”

V1054. Having more and stiffer hairs

V1058. Plays on the regrets of

V1062. Tweaked for the better

V1064. Words, briefly

V1065. Convivial one

V1067. “Eat! Eat! Before it gets cold!”

V1069. Entr’acte

V1071. 1982 film set in cyberspace

V1073. Viewed, as a horror franchise

V1074. Jewish steam bath

V1077. Tiant of baseball

V1078. ___ the day (was sorry)

V1080. Mean-minus-mean measuring methods

V1082. Scornful glance

V1083. Rapper with the #1 album “Hip Hop Is Dead”

V1084. “It’s probable…”

V1085. Some wireless consoles

V1086. Pretend not to notice

V1088. Textile apparatus

V1089. Comedian with the 2016 memoir Born a Crime

V1091. Painted, like cast iron

V1092. Central point

V1093. Know one’s way around the business

V1095. Composer Franck

V1097. Communicational

V1098. Flibberti-gibbety

V1099. “Oh, well, that’s the game…”

V1102. Splash softly against

V1103. British candy bar that, with its first letter changed, becomes an American candy bar

V1104. Michael who portrayed Alfred in several Bat-films

V1105. Color of some spirits

V1107. Maple stuff

V1108. Vaulted areas

V1111. Pitchfork-shaped letters

V1112. “Get ___ Ya-Ya’s Out!” (Rolling Stones concert album)

V1113. Some action takes place here, but the skipper’s less likely to focus on it

V1116. While ignoring cries of “There’s no point to that!,” e.g.

V1118. Star ___ (big name in exercise machines)

V1120. Praise from a choir

V1121. Midmorn

V1122. Adjunct of cold cuts

V1124. Holy Jewish scroll

V1126. (The) good ol’ wifey

V1127. Dorothy who was blown in on one

V1128. Truly one’s own worst enemy

V1130. Like an eighteen-year-old driving stick to school, often

V1133. Accts. payable receipt

V1134. Like many a head-turner

V1136. Most widely prescribed class of antidepressant

V1139. Parisian pronoun

V1140. Ward’s son

V1141. Proposition in logic

V1143. Nothing Records flagship band, to fans

V1144. Eastern VIPs

V1146. X-ray, perhaps

V1147. Concert cry

V1148. Parts of arms

V1149. Salad spheroids

V1151. Motel sign

V1154. A thumbs-up

V1155. Bobbleheaded avatars

V1156. Recording and editing setups, for short

V1157. Investment available from 1941 to 1980

V1158. Mountain climber’s aid

V1159. Black-and-white Antarctic whale

V1160. Deputy exec.

V1162. Place for a stroll

V1164. Smartwatches interfacing with GPS, e.g.

V1165. Showery mo.

V1166. Chews and swallows

V1167. Bleu who sang “I Don’t Dance”

V1168. “___ as the ocean”

V1171. Ancient porch

V1172. Folkie Fineman or synth-pop Ramirez

V1173. Application form abbr.

V1175. The Dark Crystal role

V1176. Verb that reverses to a synonym of itself

V1177. Flights’ heights (abbr.)

V1178. Sculpted, as muscles

V1179. Comedian Hart, casually

V1182. Lesser Sunda Island

V1183. Picture presentation

V1185. Thousands of lbs.

V1186. Tangent of 45 degrees

V1187. Have to return

V1188. First year of Spanish king Philip II’s rule

V1189. Hardly stiff

V1191. Berlin “bahs”

V1194. Shout when the murderer’s face is revealed to their next victim…but not yet to the audience

V1196. Blister or sac

V1198. Extended short story

V1200. Traffic lane you need passengers to use

V1201. Lead-in with car or system

V1202. Augustine’s De Civitate ___

V1203. Patriotic gp.

V1205. Employee IDs

V1207. Ending for harp or bassoon

V1208. Try to pass the bar?

V1210. Christ’s following?

V1212. View of a sort

V1215. Missouri or Colorado

V1216. Be one of the gang

V1218. Girlfriend, to Luis Miguel

V1220. “We’re on the same page now!”

V1223. Actress Redgrave

V1226. Trade collective the UK struggled to join in the 1960s

V1227. Trombone part

V1228. Consider the worst-case scenario and go ahead

V1230. Make sure of

V1231. Turkish moneys (abbr.)

V1233. Where a Nintendo might be hooked up

V1234. Mosque VIP

V1235. Acknowledge as an author

V1236. Filmmaker Riefenstahl

V1238. Pensioner’s age in old Rome?

V1239. ___ gin (liqueur type)

V1241. Slangy retort to “This you?” when someone holds up a picture of someone else

V1243. “___ a stranger”

V1244. It sells razors and erasers

V1245. Mocking imitations

V1246. What made Halloween parties the scariest part of Halloween last year

V1247. Devastated

V1249. Opposite of “fades”

V1251. More at home with app code and screen time

V1252. Avenged, with “on”

V1255. Highland games attire

V1257. ___ Park, New Jersey

V1258. Classic Morris Motors cars

V1259. Marie Saint of On the Waterfront and North by Northwest

V1260. Actress Farmiga

V1261. Inst. with a weekly Big Picture Science radio program

V1263. “Ol’ buddy, ol’” follower

V1264. “Pain says you can’t…___ says you can” campaigner

V1266. Asphalt

V1267. Destry Spielberg’s middle (hidden in this clue, actually) name

V1268. Southernmost cross-country US highway

V1270. Twice DXXX

V1271. Secretary of state under Carter

V1272. Total patient care

V1273. Battleship barrage

V1275. Search for nirvana

V1276. The Craft focus

V1277. Tranquilizers

V1279. Beak kin

V1281. Old, to a teen

V1282. “But despite that…”

V1283. Substitute for every conjugation of “not be”

V1284. Upper bodies

V1285. “Are you sure that’s not within my capabilities?”

V1287. Extremely mad

V1289. Car brand or its founder’s name translated to Latin

V1291. Belly part

V1295. Spanish province

V1296. Dispense

V1297. Double-feature fodder, often

V1298. Involving only main features

V1300. The NSA’s headquarters

V1302. Name taken to replace “Solo”

V1303. Hollywood-lunch agendas

V1306. What lurks beneath Chuck Norris’ beard, by legend

V1307. Legal scholar Guinier et al.

V1308. Star Trek’s Mr. Chekov’s first name

V1309. Elton John song about a failed father

V1311. Deadly nerve gas

V1313. Power efficiency improver

V1314. Jungle swinger

V1315. Economic rule-setter

V1318. Bunk up

V1319. Passive protests

V1321. Mold for setting concrete

V1323. Israeli tennis player Dudi

V1324. Average amount

V1325. Former NFL commissioner Rozelle

V1326. Windows 95, Windows NT, e.g.

V1328. Emulate a dad-to-be

V1329. Hayes of Bill and Ted Face the Music and One-Minute Time Machine

V1330. Exclusive date

V1333. Type of tire (abbr.)

V1334. Not even once, to Nietzsche

V1335. Org. formed to regulate US railroads

V1336. Labor Day baby

V1337. Diamonds, e.g.

V1338. Boxer in Louis’s day

V1340. Chunk or hunk

V1342. Write down anew, captain-style

V1344. French pronoun that sounds like a fish

V1345. Berlin’s “___ This a Lovely Day…”

V1346. Golfer Steinhauer

V1348. Prefix with -poly

V1349. Klaatu portrayer in The Day the Earth Stood Still

V1350. College interviewees, briefly

V1351. In one’s mind’s eye

V1353. Han Solo’s love

V1355. 56, in Roman numerals

V1356. Looks up to

V1358. Canon competitor

V1359. Abu Dhabi’s letters

V1360. Dementieva of the WTA

V1362. Close to, classically

V1364. Does some acting without much thinking?

V1367. What’s black and white and red all over at the pet store?

V1369. Rum-based liqueur

V1371. “Dear” followers

V1372. Weak at the knees

V1374. CBers’ equivalent to a telegram’s “stop”

V1376. Some geometry class lines

V1378. Aphrodite, Cupid, Hathor, and Freyja

V1380. “___ lot going on at the moment” (innocuous statement that Taylor Swift uses as code before a big release)

V1381. Galaxy Tab competitor

V1382. Word with put or gun

V1383. King James-y suffix

V1384. New, to Neruda

V1386. Patron of Wales

V1388. “He never ___ to amaze me”

V1389. Cops a look

V1390. Comparable to a rose

V1392. Where informed data comes from

V1394. Rhyme scheme of Elizabeth Bishop’s “—Even losing you (the joking voice, a gesture / I love) I shan’t have lied. It’s evident / the art of losing’s not too hard to master / though it may look like (Write it!) like disaster.” [There’s a slant rhyme in there.]

V1396. “No going back now,” as Caesar put it

V1398. 23AndMe scientist’s workspace

V1399. NBA announcer Albert

V1400. True believer

V1402. Concert scream

V1404. Material lining the Batsuit (those bullets can’t miss every time)

V1405. God, in some translations

V1406. Transferred information using a lot of hot air, as to suits

V1408. Spring forward or fall back

V1410. Withered old woman

V1412. One way to do a crossword

V1414. Corrida figure

V1415. Centennial, e.g.

V1417. Political advice of a sort

V1418. Looking even deader

V1420. Egg container

V1422. Certain sequels, informally

V1424. Ender like -ettes

V1425. Go “WAHHHHHH”

V1426. The best-known Louis

V1427. Anatomical vessel

V1429. Kind of rug

V1431. Flagstones

V1432. Singer and former American Idol judge, familiarly

V1435. Wife of Paris, in myth

V1436. Many a shot in the arm, for short?

V1437. Theatrical dud

V1438. Enrapture

V1439. Med for cold sores

V1441. Sitting Bull, for one

V1443. Kind of leather

V1444. Certain words (abbr.)

V1445. Dish for Robin Hood

V1446. The curly type is underserved by French salons

V1447. MMXX/V

V1449. Dave’s pal in educational products

V1450. Words after count or let

V1451. “He ___ a God of the dead…”

V1453. When fasting is forbidden

V1454. Game shows’ Griffin

V1455. One planning an overhaul

V1460. Projecting tooth

V1462. “Right you ___!”

V1463. Bob Seger’s street

V1464. Wheat-based Japanese noodles

V1465. World Wide Web fan

V1467. Appendages

V1468. Lessen or release

V1469. Subservient ones

V1471. What a cranial nerve serves

V1473. Beach lotion numbers, briefly

V1479. Plantation drink

V1480. Sat ___ (GPS, to a Brit)

V1482. Big source of coal (abbr.)

V1484. Show whose host walked away due to too many fatal relapses

V1488. Carbohydrates’ suffix

V1490. Pitch ___-hitter: do well on the mound

V1491. Tiny locator beacon

V1493. “Wish you ___ here!”

V1494. Old-fashioned cry of despair

V1495. “Checkmate, sucker!”

V1497. Kimono-clad hostesses

V1499. The first 25 days of December, usually

V1501. Mars’ neighbor

V1503. Very, to Thierry

V1504. Pull quote

V1507. Levy included in the price

V1508. Humble on the brae

V1510. Mare’s mate

V1511. Pt. of EMS

V1514. Romantic way to walk

V1515. Festival showings, perhaps

V1516. The Bachelor part two?

V1517. Cygnet’s papa

V1518. Certain pronouns

V1519. Wine vat sediment

V1520. 11 on calendars

V1521. “___ Time” (Queen Latifah tune)

V1522. Kind of shooter

V1523. Time unit

V1524. Made a diagonal cross

V1525. Heart-healthy, probably

V1528. Ending for acro- or homo-

V1530. One who rants about those @#$% millennials

V1531. Landlord e.g.

V1532. Nun’s headdress

V1534. Restaurant figure

V1535. “___ gehts?”

V1536. Dilbert’s “AUGH!”

V1537. Bowl men

V1539. Germanic law code

V1541. Firm-name ending

V1543. Issues in the News broadcaster (abbr.)

V1544. Longer stanzas

V1545. Aqua ___ (after-shave brand)

V1546. Add zing to

V1547. Jacked

V1549. Computerized photo

V1551. Bill (abbr.)

V1553. Darker than turquoise

V1555. To you, to Iulius

V1557. Spanish hero El ___

V1559. Timetable list (abbr.)

V1560. Little bits (monovocalic var.)

V1562. Boxers’ or workmen’s protection

V1565. Affleck’s Academy Award-winner

V1566. Low-tech word processor

V1567. Debate position

V1568. Grenoble girlfriends

V1569. ___ Penh, Cambodia

V1570. NBA Hall-of-Famer Holman

V1571. Ultimatum close

V1572. Star Trek IV director

V1574. “I am the monarch of the sea, The ruler of the Queen’s ___”

V1576. Curious fellow in Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood and sometimes Daniel Tiger’s

V1578. Comes from

V1579. Match named for a goddess of the hearth

V1580. Wimp’s cry

V1581. STD distinct from, but caused by a strain of, chlamydia

V1583. Ashanti language

V1584. Sharp, quick humor

V1586. ___ Poetica (Homer)

V1588. Newborn’s bed

V1590. Tangy hot sauce

V1592. Dress(up)

V1593. “WHYYYYY?” [clutches hair]

V1594. Could be correct, as a crossword answer

V1595. Lead-in to meter and tude

V1596. Store that used to sell the drug andro

V1598. Like any channel between 30 and 300 MHz

V1599. USA airing, e.g.

V1601. Earlier in Arles

V1602. Need no help

V1603. Wireless mouse batteries

V1605. NASA spacewalks

V1606. Visibility, in product names

V1607. Neckline cut

V1609. Routh, Welling, and Cavill’s predecessor

V1611. Spot for a warm pie

V1612. Thrush

V1613. Money makers?

V1614. Better mousetrap?

V1615. Husky pest?

V1616. Homeland, affectionately

V1620. Japanese infotech giant

V1622. Form of encumbrance

V1624. Office on the Potomac

V1626. Reach across again

V1627. Tale in which a superhero begins his career

V1630. Monthly hassle for most women, for short

V1633. They fly fast

V1636. Occasional astronomical event

V1637. Her “Hello” was first to hit #1 on iTunes in 100+ countries

V1638. Donne’s daybreak

V1639. Dark, probably

V1640. River nymph

V1641. Concerns, in memos

V1643. Div. in a Law & Order spinoff

V1645. Virtual assistant you can make sound like Samuel L. Jackson

V1647. Music video hosting service owned by Universal Music Group, Google, and Sony Music Entertainment

V1649. Fumbles a slow roller

V1650. Adds up to

V1651. It might have a fixed thirty-year rate

V1653. Snapdragon, e.g.

V1654. Legendary lawman Wyatt

V1656. Event presided over by a king and queen

V1658. “Great Caesar’s ghost!”

V1660. Argues with

V1662. Vouchers

V1663. Poisonous prefix

V1664. Faint light

V1666. ___ Dimittis

V1667. I came, to Caesar

V1668. Robert Wuhl-Sandra Oh comedy

V1669. First word in a cross-dressing sitcom title

V1670. Spot on the telly

V1672. “Like a stoop’d falcon ___ he takes his prey” (Keats)

V1673. Half-cyclic?

V1674. Be better than, and act it

V1677. Like movies borrowed from the library

V1679. Relic of twentieth-century toons

V1680. Mother without a mother

V1681. “___ got a girl for you!”

V1682. Baal Shem ___ (Hasidism founder)

V1683. Lima lady (abbr.)

V1684. Play-bite

V1686. Objectively best competitors

V1689. Seller of Ingatorp tables

V1691. “___ Autumn” (hit 1941 song)

V1693. Green pasta sauce

V1694. Anne Morrow Lindbergh or Amelia Earhart

V1696. Heineken fermentation station

V1698. Where local access programming may air

V1700. “Don’t Go Breakin’ My Heart” and “The Boy Is Mine”

V1701. Public address system?

V1702. Architect van der Rohe

V1703. Diet suffix

V1705. Without

V1706. Org. with a summer championship

V1707. “Modified Pon-Pon” in a Top Ten hit of 1964

V1708. Audio file format

V1710. Flooring selection

V1711. III, in modern Rome

V1712. Got back into business

V1714. Arabian Nights characters

V1716. Sch. whose students have won more than 200 Olympic medals

V1717. Turning away, as a hotelier might

V1718. Early event that some find romantic

V1722. Having great spatial extension or penetration downward or inward

V1723. Usti ___ Labem, Czech city

V1724. Tombstone abbr.

V1725. Cape associated with space flight

V1727. Clunky ship

V1728. Site of Japan’s Imperial Shrine

V1729. City in northern Vietnam

V1730. Being noisy

V1732. Smile-sparking silliness

V1735. Perform on Glee, perhaps

V1737. Like most “love triangles,” if you diagram them

V1740. In ___ (minus basic data)

V1742. Periods of creative bankruptcy

V1743. Contend (for)

V1744. Salami holder

V1745. Kitchen lures

V1747. Little green men, proverbially

V1748. Calves raised for meat

V1750. Success, failure, or progression, e.g.

V1752. Sugar servings (abbr.)

V1754. Willingness to attempt a risky shot

V1756. Makes an incised mark

V1757. An ___ mystery

V1759. One-time distributor of trading stamps

V1761. Utilize bullet points

V1762. Puts in the pen

V1763. “We’re getting ready to put out!”

V1765. Supermarket paperback

V1766. The last one showed population declines in sixteen states

V1768. Georgia, e.g., formerly (abbr.)

V1769. This place only (abbr.)

V1771. Donkey Kong obstacle

V1774. 1500s painter known for his “Lives” of Italian artists

V1777. Hamlet relative

V1779. Kind of gun

V1780. Cash reg. display

V1781. “…and L ___ Lollapuzzoola”

V1783. Sugary suffix

V1784. A part of Life?

V1786. Permissible

V1788. Collarless shirt

V1789. Secret-keeping docs.

V1790. Get (from a source)

V1791. System for ViaMichelin, for short

V1793. Heyerdahl craft

V1794. Wear and tear

V1795. ___ Grande, city in Brazil

V1796. Like Big Mouth Billy Basses and Velvet Elvises

V1798. One in Bonn

V1799. Risktaker’s challenge

V1800. 1921 play with artificial men

V1801. Starbucks instant coffee brand

V1803. Forgone, as a possible path

V1806. Taster’s choice

V1808. Overdramatize

V1809. Texter’s “Just sayin’”

V1810. It’s a cinch in Sapporo

V1811. Noted paperback publisher

V1812. “I ___ great debt of gratitude”

V1813. Parliamentary proposal

V1815. Ski-rescue vehicle

V1818. Turkic people found in Siberia (and giving their name to its neighbor)

V1819. Sunshades

V1821. Cousin to Gomez

V1822. Work hard, in rap

V1823. Adult anime

V1825. Sportswriters’ pick, for short

V1826. Pertinent

V1828. Dixie Chicks member Maguire

V1830. Reserve force part of two separate military orgs.

V1831. One who loves a good bouquet

V1832. Barbara who was Jeannie

V1834. Video game series with a lot of carjackings (abbr.)

V1836. Bruce Cockburn’s “___ Tree Falls”

V1837. Tiny energy units, for short

V1839. Carell of The 40-Year-Old Virgin

V1840. Overhead figure

V1841. Fantasy villain with an iron fist

V1844. Sith “Sir”

V1846. Hawked

V1848. Heartburn writer

V1850. Three-hour exam for teens

V1851. “There’ll ___ sunlight” (“It Will Rain”)

V1852. They had the closest thing to “fast food” in old Italy

V1854. Unsound

V1857. Does like Tinkerbell in an older version of the Disney logo that many people misremember

V1859. Cure for writer’s block

V1860. Honored formally

V1861. Role Jeff Bezos announced he was stepping away from as I wrote this clue

V1862. Walker, briefly

V1863. Mother ptarmigan

V1864. 1999 BP acquisition

V1865. Can do anything

V1869. Jewish eve

V1870. Legal org.

V1871. After-school org.

V1872. Zone vulnerable to wide-angle attacks, in RPGs

V1873. Obsidian, originally

V1874. Present recipient, casually

V1875. “Sword,” in French

V1876. Actress Blaine, for short

V1878. ___ mining

V1880. Subject of some tales

V1881. Many a cop car

V1886. Accompanied

V1887. Persuaded

V1889. Suez Canal name

V1890. Their feet hurt a lot

V1894. Director Harold

V1895. Internet address beginning

V1896. George Strait’s “All My ___ Live in Texas” (sic)

V1897. Club’s descendant

V1898. Knock down

V1900. Sudden sharp feeling, as of worry or hunger

V1901. Arch site (abbr.)

V1902. Daughter of Steven Tyler

V1904. L train?

V1905. Doomed

V1909. Ingredient in a screwdriver

V1911. A Marriage Made in Heaven…or Too Tired for an Affair author Bombeck

V1912. Nonsense, to a Brit

V1913. Be victorious in a game of

V1915. Rent, as a car

V1916. (Can’t be) bloody well bothered

V1918. Fencer’s case

V1919. Second chance at three points, e.g.

V1920. Hurried next door, e.g.

V1922. Flamethrower adjunct

V1923. Shouldn’t deny

V1924. Amateurish scribbles, e.g.

V1925. Short genetic subsequences

V1926. ___ de cachet

V1928. Bad atmosphere?

V1929. Network for hoops fans

V1931. Written record of attendees and their well-wishes

V1934. Telephone

V1935. Whence the uvula dangles

V1936. Faceplanted

V1937. Corp. shuffling

V1939. Keep still and out of sight

V1942. Traditional key material

V1944. Ending with “a” instead of “us” or “um,” often (abbr.)

V1946. Without any port stops, as a cruise

V1948. Flashes

V1949. Like a tailor-made sweater

V1951. The Guiding Light heroine

V1952. Get off the leash

V1953. Places to grow?

V1954. Homebuyer’s org.

V1955. Emergency rm. sights

V1956. AIDS cause

V1957. Standing upright

V1958. Cameroon export

V1959. Eden denizen

V1960. Whist variant

V1961. Craigslist, e.g.

V1962. “Don’t judge a book by its cover,” e.g.

V1963. To prevent the scenario wherein

V1964. Hairs on a caterpillar, e.g.

V1965. Finnish pentathlete Lehtonen

V1966. Tightassed

V1968. Prop pursuer?

V1969. Ins. letters

V1971. Word from the Latin for “wish for”

V1973. “(as anyone would know who’s not a MORON)”

V1974. Dickinson poem “___’ my destiny be Fustian”

V1975. Architectural angles

V1976. Bakeshop worker

V1978. Cell part?

V1979. The Green Goblin’s real last name

V1980. Ancestor of human race

V1981. Why we have a healthcare.org

V1982. Start of Claudius’ reign

V1983. Brute ou animal

V1984. “Stand Back” singer Stevie

V1985. Sci-fi author S. Tepper

V1986. Prefix with -path

V1987. They’re endowed

V1988. Time of the wk. to show old photos?

V1989. Performing a flattening motion

V1993. Getting under the skin of

V1996. Donkey sounds

V1997. Elephant Appreciation Day mo.

V1998. Boat butt

V1999. Thing sought after on the beach

V2002. “Beneath the Wheel” US thrash band

V2003. Rapper Spice featured on “Barbie World”

V2004. Work for

V2005. Alicia Keys’ trademark cornrows, e.g.

V2007. Resystematization, e.g.

V2010. “___ soy yo” (“I’m her!”)

V2011. ___ the door (knocks)

V2017. Did some spelunking

V2022. King of Norway in 1960

V2027. Stone-faced

V2030. Snake dance participants

V2031. Bird caretakers

V2033. Antoni who built the church of the Sagrada Família

V2035. Kim Kardashian and Kate Upton size

V2037. Maker of the first Superman video game

V2039. He never got to Canaan as his son did

V2041. City in the shadow of Mt. Apo

V2043. “Tabulae” follower

V2044. Racer Charles or WWII general Philipe

V2045. Olds’ car company

V2046. Long of The Best Man

V2047. One may be sick

V2048. At the start of the large intestine

V2051. Maker of the XC90 and XC40

V2056. “Open wide!”

V2061. Miles Davis music

V2066. Paper-clip alternative

V2067. Galactica commander

V2068. Florida senator who once said “Donald Trump is not a Republican”

V2069. Spenser’s title “Faerie” charactere

V2070. Convenience store with its headquarters in Arizona

V2073. Painful effort

V2075. Common type size

V2077. Affectionate line from Aeneas

V2078. Mortgage deal, for short

V2079. Off-brand

V2081. “Good for what ___ ya”

V2082. Make scholarly revisions in

V2083. Rose and fell smoothly

V2084. Boxer’s wrap

V2087. School cafeteria sandwiches, briefly

V2090. Reduced

V2091. Intestine-related

V2092. Low-budget lead-in

V2093. Mobster Victor who sparked the Third Colombo War

V2094. Picture used as a classroom springboard

V2096. Some counterintelligence targets

V2098. Lao-tzu’s “way”

V2100. Uncompromising decree

V2102. Full of calories

V2104. Stereotypical status seeker

V2106. Significant changes

V2108. Top-selling J-Pop band with the album Gravity

V2109. He instituted glasnost

V2111. B1 is one (abbr.)

V2112. Printer’s space

V2113. Sub technology

V2114. 1989 Kenneth Branagh role

V2116. Tussah’s cousin

V2117. Beach near Omaha

V2120. Body of troops (abbr.)

V2121. A little too bright and active (to be believable, say)

V2123. Concerning disease study

V2125. Bacteriologist with a dish named after him

V2126. Stay in service

V2127. Baseball surname hidden in “scandalous”

V2129. Treated the soil, in a way

V2130. Star of Fringe Anna

V2131. Maligned

V2133. Stop oneself from

V2137. Skyping, e.g., for short

V2139. Given to mobile looting and pillaging

V2141. Part of cell reproduction

V2143. Some Toyota Camrys

V2145. Football kick

V2146. Ready for Christmas morning

V2147. Reports on certain subject matter

V2149. 2001 WB sitcom debut

V2150. Ledger men

V2152. When Ophelia drowns

V2153. Work-shift start, at times

V2155. Detective series teaming a psychologist with a priest-in-training

V2156. Bubbly drink

V2157. Shock jock of morning radio Don, once

V2158. Champagne choice

V2159. With no leader

V2160. Light entertainment

V2161. Très désireux

V2162. Clinical term sometimes applied to anyone detail-oriented

V2163. Make winnings

V2165. Not expected to wake up again

V2167. Device that can save a game?

V2169. Piquant triangular nosh

V2170. Some theaters

V2171. Single out

V2172. Jumps in and helps out

V2173. Support of one’s argument

V2174. Hindu ascetics

V2175. Catfish Row dweller

V2176. His death created the Earth

V2177. Gown material

V2179. “Mark him down as participating”

V2181. Dusk on an aircraft carrier

V2183. Gets results?

V2185. Dallas cager, briefly

V2186. Latino USA carrier

V2187. Hottest YouTube category of the late 2010s

V2188. The thin blue line?

V2189. Gets less

V2190. “Rock It” rapper

V2192. Car financing abbr.

V2194. Initial response to a yenta?

V2196. Dance music provider

V2198. Hat-hanger

V2200. Diet dressing words

V2201. Smoothie ingredient

V2202. CIA’s Soviet counterpart

V2205. Chef Richard or hockey player Samuel

V2206. Name preceder

V2207. Totally satisfy

V2208. GI’s street clothes

V2209. Jazz singer Mel

V2210. Anderson who sang with Duke Ellington

V2211. Educational outlines

V2213. “Like I ___” (way to make calls)

V2215. WWII rocket

V2217. ESPY nominee

V2219. Is comprehensive and alphabetic

V2222. Like a full-figured body, in slang

V2223. Soup starter

V2224. Machine that fits in one’s hand, briefly

V2225. “___ a muse of fire…” (oath in Shakespearean song)

V2227. Nonspecific things

V2230. Unctuous

V2232. Kid ___ (TV for youngsters)

V2234. Entrepreneur Dogg, to friends

V2236. Mom. over mass

V2237. Dishonest ones

V2239. “Como es ___?” (“How come?” in Cadiz)

V2240. Garrisons (abbr.)

V2241. Fraternity letters

V2242. Where an expose might bring secrets

V2243. Captain Underpants janitor with a secret past (whose name is a pun on secrets)

V2244. Continues to pay for

V2245. They’re often released before the album

V2246. Exercise in more musical and/or less literal language

V2248. Glimpse over some low-riders

V2250. Question starter in some “purity tests”

V2252. Baby seat, often

V2253. How the English spell “raccoon”

V2254. “Stop by!”

V2256. Airport abbr.

V2257. Fruits bought to make guacamole

V2259. First-stringer squads

V2262. A few

V2265. ___ tube defect (spina bifida, e.g.)

V2266. Statement of faith from a friend

V2269. “Gesundheit” go-before

V2271. Temptresses of Greek myth

V2272. Japanese drum

V2273. Bored with life, say

V2274. Nickname sometimes eliding “hu” or “jah”

V2275. The “Americans” in The Americans, e.g.

V2278. Like desert earth

V2279. Overweeningly

V2280. TV actor Burton

V2283. Peters on American Horror Story

V2284. Creator of the world’s first nuclear reactor

V2285. ___ This Earth (1988 film)

V2286. Freshman-to-private prog.

V2288. Articulate about European wars, e.g.

V2291. Present as a center of attention

V2294. Programs you can test out before buying the “real” ones

V2295. Like horror

V2298. Activity that got much more fraught in the COVID era

V2300. River in southeast Kenya

V2302. Olympic volleyballer ___ Walsh Jennings

V2303. Woodcock’s relative

V2305. Astronomic wonder

V2307. MTV sight, once

V2311. Total Effects skin care brand

V2312. Cake-candle numbers

V2313. Spenser’s cadence

V2314. Jingle or slogan writer

V2315. Baltic land

V2316. “Let’s salute…”

V2317. Sounds of gaiety

V2319. Oklahoma sch. named for a televangelist

V2320. Source of revenue for smaller papers

V2322. “Breeze ___” (Donny Osmond song)

V2323. The I in FYI, for short

V2324. Charles who invented the solar panel

V2325. Slip of the mind

V2326. Oxford feature

V2327. Popular soup legume

V2328. When the microwave beeps

V2330. Knock over again?

V2332. Lemon locale

V2334. Kind of splinter group

V2336. Pick from a deck

V2337. Memory unit, briefly

V2338. At-bat stats.

V2339. Mulligan of Promising Young Woman

V2340. Fruit-and-ice-cream treat

V2341. Heeded

V2342. Inits. for side costs when buying a car

V2343. Tie-breaking periods, for short

V2345. Connected, as hotel rooms

V2347. Draft or track endings

V2349. Nice name

V2350. “I regret tasting this!”

V2351. Tampa campus, in brief

V2352. Eat Drink Man Woman director Lee

V2355. Univ. domain suffix

V2356. Thing, at bar

V2357. Topper pin

V2358. British greetings

V2359. “Is ___ dot…” (“Particle Man” lyric)

V2360. Subzero, maybe

V2361. “Black and Yellow” singer Wiz

V2363. Dunkin’ product

V2365. College basketball venue

V2367. Headline-making illness of the Bush years

V2369. Arellano of 90 Day Fiancé

V2370. Collections of work

V2372. “Faboo!”

V2373. Lab measuring tube (var.)

V2374. “Porsche. There is no substitute,” e.g.

V2375. ___ the cat out of the bag

V2377. Nixon’s middle name

V2380. Famous king or famous aardvark

V2382. Muslim sect

V2384. Lang. that gives us “blitz”

V2385. Violin or cello (abbr.)

V2386. His name is a letter short of his description

V2387. Furry adoptee

V2388. Like cells in an organism

V2392. ___ in pluribus unum

V2393. Neck, anatomically

V2394. General Ross who gives the Hulk and Avengers a hard time

V2396. Escort, as to the door

V2397. “___ the One That I Want” (song from Grease)

V2399. Beamed intensely

V2401. Ancient villain

V2403. Took a fresh poll

V2405. They may have islands in the house, for short

V2406. Brink or edge

V2407. Place to find studs

V2408. Parts of cathedrals

V2409. “Well, Did You ___?” (Crosby-Sinatra song)

V2410. Doubles tennis pro Shibahara

V2411. Criminal trickery

V2414. Less-truncated-than-it-could-be truncation for “truncation”

V2416. Center row starter

V2417. Social thing, these days

V2419. Athens’ coast

V2422. Sound in a library

V2423. Flanked by

V2425. Common benzo

V2426. Biochemist’s letters

V2427. Peruvian singer Sumac

V2428. “I ___ I taw a puddy tat!”

V2430. Self-titled 1990s band album

V2432. He tells Forrest Gump the importance of socks

V2434. Likely to figure out this clue immediately

V2436. Tetragrammaton representing God

V2437. Those too young to walk

V2439. Somebody’s fault

V2441. Provides (for)

V2442. Battled like mensches

V2444. Old muscle cars with racing stripes

V2446. She played Dory

V2448. Machine on Mars

V2450. Prefix before tan or frost

V2452. What the binary number for two looks like

V2453. Shout after a too-bookish discourse

V2454. Mel Gibson movie

V2456. One in a tight squeeze

V2457. Three-layer topography of humus, clay, and loose rock

V2459. Steam, British style

V2461. Places for some Christmas lights

V2463. Blog revenue source

V2466. Hungarian’s neighbor

V2468. Put cargo away

V2469. Bit of term paper color

V2470. Count up

V2471. Cause trouble

V2472. Small two-wheeled vehicle

V2473. Abbr. meaning “lack” (_ _ or _ a _ e)

V2475. Temple feature

V2478. Made one’s mark

V2480. Try to locate

V2481. Passes in the newsroom?

V2482. Sun of war

V2483. Herr’s “Hrrrrgh!”

V2484. Cause of climate change

V2485. George, the “dean of counterculture comedians”

V2486. Bus letters on the City of Big Shoulders

V2487. Rock’s Jethro

V2488. Untouched by time

V2490. Lynn ___ Ryan of baseball

V2492. “Ouch, that hurts!”

V2493. Blood component that’s part of the immune system

V2495. Apt first name for a thief

V2496. What non-Far Side cows say

V2497. They’re often converted to pounds

V2498. Powerful breakup song from Neil Diamond, named for an imaginary friend

V2499. Unintimidatable

V2500. Synagogue props

V2501. Rocker Ocasek

V2503. Aerialist film of 2009

V2504. Be honest (with)

V2506. Flight-path stat.

V2508. ___ Jima

V2510. Suffix with racket or rocket

V2512. It could be ginger or blonde

V2513. Noted brand of water filter

V2514. Christmas party quaff

V2515. Russian comic Smirnoff

V2516. “Ya got it?”

V2519. It may be unlocked in some video games

V2521. Duo that asked what the fox said

V2523. Barrel part

V2525. Rod once used for reception

V2527. “Fixing” racism by hiring one Black middle manager, e.g.

V2529. What people in the 1980s would probably call an “omnidevice,” if they saw how we used it

V2530. Recipient

V2531. Patterned textiles

V2532. Relax, informally

V2534. Cole Porter’s Sweeney and others

V2536. Has on hand

V2538. Scot’s stunning strike

V2540. Having only a front row and a back row

V2542. Country that surrounds Lesotho (abbr.)

V2543. Two and a Half ___

V2544. Otters’ prey

V2545. “Naughty, naughty!”

V2546. Either of Odin’s information gatherers

V2547. “Thanks ___”

V2549. Informal assessment?

V2552. Bane for many grammarians

V2553. Bags in turndown service

V2555. Big name in wireless speakers

V2557. Hollow medical device

V2559. Makes up

V2560. Never too ___

V2561. Make one’s own

V2562. Ski ___

V2563. Seat of Montana’s Lewis and Clark County

V2564. Electric truck set for release in 2025

V2565. Michigan politician John


V2569. Rosie’s fastener

V2571. Ballet pose with both feet “on the ground”

V2572. Get completely wet, in dialect

V2573. Military rank (abbr.)

V2574. Stir-frying aid

V2575. Triple-A’s Mud Hens, on scoreboards

V2576. Spassky or Yeltsin

V2577. To the penny

V2578. The external world, in philosophy

V2580. Short-term stand-in for an electron

V2582. Makes lively

V2584. Notations between notes

V2586. Story of the year

V2588. Performer’s appearances

V2589. Kind of newspaper column

V2592. Complaint department item

V2593. Legal setting

V2594. Ending of many URLs

V2595. B.C. Judean king

V2596. Managing, as fires

V2599. Quartet that’s missing a member

V2600. Likely to miss a lot of the picture

V2602. One-man Broadway show

V2604. Important Vermont tree

V2606. Butcher’s trimmings

V2607. It’s often overlooked

V2609. When Hamlet sees the ghost, in Act I

V2611. Close-it-down key combo

V2612. Dahl’s “Fantastic” title character

V2614. “Water pill” brand

V2616. She won three Grammys for her 1989 album Nick of Time

V2618. Fire truck noisemaker

V2620. Claps and peals

V2624. “If thou ___ he; But O how fall’n! how chang’d” (John Milton)

V2625. Bridge player’s comment

V2626. Assembly line product, sometimes

V2627. Slot machine fruit

V2628. Solar phenomenon

V2630. The word of word of mouth

V2632. FB stoppers

V2634. When a clock’s hands point up

V2635. Sorrel soup

V2637. PDA communiqué

V2638. It sublimates when there’s no condensate

V2640. Lat and lit ender

V2641. Pep rally cheers

V2643. Sushi ingredient

V2645. Form a smooth surface

V2647. Rarely-prescribed antidepressant using the letters in ALIVE

V2649. Accompany to the penthouse

V2651. Alvin’s sarcastic brother

V2653. Personality piece

V2654. One-time place for downloading software, now a software news source

V2655. Shout upon walking in the door, perhaps

V2656. Actress in a noted shower scene

V2657. Use abusive language on

V2658. The Koran denotes it as 2.5% of business earnings and 10% of harvest

V2659. Production co.?

V2660. Peripheral connector

V2661. Calendar jottings

V2664. Crunch in cereal bowls

V2667. In ___ (coordinated)

V2670. Congressional meeting (abbr.)

V2671. Deteriorates, in a way

V2672. Hideous

V2674. Michael Jackson’s 1987 boast

V2676. “Where did you even HEAR that ridiculous lie?”

V2679. Ari Gold or Princess Carolyn, briefly

V2680. Schubert’s Symphony No. 8 ___ Minor

V2681. Pre-festival hours

V2683. “Sure, I guess”

V2685. Jib overlapping a mainsail

V2687. Bogart’s role in The Caine Mutiny

V2689. Rachael Ray acronym

V2690. Abbr. in cookbooks

V2691. Slalom challenges

V2692. ___ vie

V2693. Recorded for later viewing

V2694. Established as true

V2695. ___ Beach, Oahu

V2696. Kiss, in Harry Potter

V2698. Reacted to long underwear

V2700. Car trip

V2703. Word with “valve” or “dissection”

V2705. Home of the ‘Noles

V2706. Canned nutritional supplement

V2707. Legal eaglets

V2708. Czar of Russia, circa

V2709. Eyes amorously

V2711. Pierre’s fish bait

V2712. Crop containers

V2714. Lydia’s sugar substitute on Breaking Bad

V2716. Rejuvenate

V2718. Checked one’s license, e.g.

V2720. Hurry-scurry

V2721. Volcano in Italy

V2723. “Get over here…but act casual!”

V2724. Examines financial statements

V2725. Wooster’s peerless valet

V2726. Language of “Avatar”

V2728. Off-white jumper with cable patterns

V2730. Supreme Samuel

V2731. Dissolve again

V2733. Frat’s opp.

V2734. “Speak softly and carry ___ stick”

V2738. Wooden spike used to keep knots open

V2739. Glacial, in product names

V2742. Anapests, e.g.

V2743. English by ancestry, in England

V2744. Louis XIII and Rémy Martin, notably

V2746. Loc. of Nigeria

V2747. Western resort named after a Civil War general

V2748. “___ yourself”

V2750. Become attentive ASAP

V2752. “Just say no!”

V2754. Divulged

V2756. ___ So Rave

V2757. Brewers’ ovens

V2758. Work the waterfront

V2759. Decorative neckline insert

V2760. Cleric’s title (abbr.)

V2761. Terror, to Juan

V2763. KAL flies here

V2765. Where the disgraced are dragged through

V2767. Source of much opportunity and, lately, much debt

V2769. Product tag

V2770. Solo flying?

V2771. Sue Grafton’s ___ For Owl

V2772. Anti-fraud agcy.

V2773. Like many government employees, locationwise

V2775. Holy Tibetans

V2777. Give ground-ball practice, maybe

V2779. Kind of vacay that should follow the “3/3/3” rule

V2781. Dolman or raglan

V2783. It’s sometimes called two chisels put together

V2785. Fez cover

V2786. Newton and Asimov

V2788. Beetle that got around

V2789. Generally newest and most valuable, as buildings

V2790. Barbecuer’s buy

V2791. Bit of code

V2792. Assertive type

V2794. Arrondissement heads?

V2796. Service jobs

V2798. Disciplinary

V2800. Hallmark starts selling it in January

V2804. Dusty speck

V2805. Blouse partners

V2806. Turn, as a desk chair

V2808. Private sleeping spot

V2809. Meat in a croque monsieur

V2811. Winter river blocker

V2813. Formal-sounding “Me too”

V2815. Mandela portrayer Elba

V2817. Grammy Award org.

V2819. Company whose name means “six” in Japanese

V2820. English, Scottish, and Welsh rivers

V2822. Having joined the mass transit

V2824. Pertaining to the spinal cord

V2826. Cry of surrender

V2828. Dir. opposite to WbS

V2829. Field where Jackie Robinson played

V2831. Aztec god of rains

V2834. Devastates

V2836. Kind of yr.

V2837. Speaker’s platform

V2838. Press down on, informally

V2840. Word for a furnishing that resembles what it signifies when written in lower case

V2841. Jane of the jungle

V2842. Norfolk VA campus

V2843. Andrews and Brockovich

V2845. Destination of the “midnight choo-choo”

V2847. Warming up the car, maybe

V2849. Its “The Best of Both Worlds” was a television highlight for ‘90s nerds, in brief

V2851. Bible edition abbr.

V2852. He “brought an offering—fat portions from some of the firstborn of his flock”

V2853. Rhinestone feature

V2854. Plant known as “seer’s sage” because of its hallucinatory effect

V2855. Total dominance, in gamer-speak

V2856. She has six older mer-sisters

V2857. No longer active, for short

V2858. Network offering home improvement advice

V2859. TechCrunch publisher

V2861. Misapplications of the law

V2863. She’s not talking

V2864. “I can feel it all the way down to ___”

V2866. Saudi salutations

V2868. Deem to be

V2873. For the full time

V2875. Frantic signal

V2876. Letters after M

V2877. Use some Listerine

V2878. Renovate

V2879. Talk before the class

V2880. “Ha ha, as your friend, that’s just what I’d expect to happen!”

V2881. “Mercy sakes alive!”

V2882. Be bratty to

V2883. Civil rights martyr Medgar

V2884. Proper and then some

V2885. Disguised

V2886. “My heart means ___” (Shak.)

V2887. Strategically blacken

V2889. Labor source on the Southwest range

V2892. Hemorrhaged alarmingly

V2896. Suffix with inherit

V2897. “Not to be ___ blanket…”

V2898. Feature of the populace in a total-surveillance state

V2901. They’re for the books

V2903. Not irreg.

V2904. Golf great Sam

V2905. Excessive constriction of the pupils

V2906. Front-meets-front result, for short

V2907. Make more exciting

V2908. One place to shop while watching TV

V2909. Anti-gun-control lobbying agcy.

V2910. “Ugh, keep that to yourself”

V2911. Like some stocks (abbr.)

V2912. Racers in 2013’s Turbo

V2913. One who’s charmingly besotted

V2915. Laugh-In co-host

V2917. “Forsooth!”

V2919. Shout of surprise from an old-timey pirate

V2920. Makes haste

V2922. Get from ___ (progress)

V2926. Hannibal’s favorite beans

V2931. Smith role “protecting the Earth from the scum of the universe”

V2937. S California desert

V2943. Author Mario ___ Llosa

V2949. “___ Tok” (2010 #1 hit for Kesha)

V2950. Overpriced, e.g.

V2952. Like a zany

V2956. “Su-u-u-ure”

V2957. It may be bourguignon

V2959. ___ freunde: Ol’ buddy Hans

V2960. Discovered, in Derbyshire

V2962. Dawn Chong and Issa of Hollywood

V2963. Toon in a Keebler commercial

V2965. Yellow-white dwarf

V2966. Gunn of Breaking Bad

V2967. Spectacle suffix

V2972. Tanning booth item, briefly

V2978. Beat the stuffing out of

V2984. Short-tempered

V2989. Bautista of Guardians of the Galaxy

V2993. Any of the Four Noble Truths

V2994. “No Trump” stater?

V2995. Leofric’s equestrian lady

V2996. How Altoids mints are packaged

V2997. Mobster’s code of silence

V2998. ___ Celestial (controversial baby-food maker)

V3000. Landlord’s guarantee?

V3002. Newman song played after a Dodgers home victory

V3004. Highway vehicle

V3005. Zoomed

V3006. Head cheese component

V3010. Orgs. with patrol cars

V3011. Auditor’s work

V3014. Besiege while cutting off food supplies

V3018. Scoreboard figures (abbr.)

V3019. Pete’s wife on Mad Men

V3020. Trig abbr. that leaves off “ant”

V3021. Tract of land

V3022. Pamplona shout

V3023. Asia Minor region of yore

V3024. Fingered, briefly

V3025. Alice’s companion in Through the Looking Glass

V3026. “Cave ___”

V3027. Isaac who enshrined the Three Laws of Robotics

V3028. Circuit City stock

V3029. It’s best for short-range communication

V3031. Maritime raptors

V3032. Form a connection

V3033. Cash or vegetable

V3034. Air stirrer

V3035. Removes wrinkles

V3037. Retailing

V3040. Conceptual frameworks

V3041. J/H creator’s monogram

V3042. Considers, as an argument

V3043. Molar, e.g.

V3044. World leader Merkel

V3045. Called it quits

V3046. Faults

V3047. Title in Tijuana

V3048. Aggressive poker table words

V3050. Brewer’s device

V3052. Hypothetical narratives

V3054. Dermatological troubles

V3056. Flower-based fragrance

V3057. Kennel threat

V3059. Suffix in zoology

V3060. Alveoli and bursae

V3061. Conjugation target

V3062. Tries to damage, as a pinata

V3064. Goal of a self-designed maj., often

V3065. 2010s governor of Ohio

V3067. Laptop screen meas.

V3069. Sun, to Suetonius

V3070. Closing poetic lines

V3072. “Talks about his regrets, but ___ do it all over again”

V3073. Chaplin and others

V3075. Mega trailer?

V3077. German shepherd of TV and radio

V3079. Beginning to care for the older set?

V3080. Groin-protecting band in medieval armor

V3082. Taste for fine art

V3083. Golf forerunners, briefly

V3085. Singer Park or crossworder Pahk

V3086. Burst with pride

V3087. Get a spark going

V3089. They may be packed for a trip in the mountains

V3091. Discussing, with “out”

V3094. Bulwer-Lytton heroine

V3095. Durante’s trademark

V3098. Negations

V3100. “And ___ Was” (Talking Heads song)

V3101. Sen. Gore’s state

V3102. Coordinated attacks

V3105. Acts boldly

V3107. “Love and Marriage” composer Sammy

V3108. Vera who was #2 in world tennis

V3111. Sans annual charge

V3112. To whom notes are assigned

V3114. Web-connecting businesses, for short

V3115. Skiing great Lindsey

V3116. Exemplify that group

V3117. Hazardous gas

V3118. Grandson of Adam and Eve

V3119. “Uhhh, of course not”

V3120. Hef, as his friends didn’t call him

V3123. Business recruiter

V3125. Split asunder

V3126. Cows’ chew

V3127. Who Luther prayed to

V3128. Eyes going from (o) (o) to (.) (.)

V3132. Break off

V3135. Maris, to his pals

V3136. “___ Love” (Curtis Mayfield song)

V3137. “Huh? What ___?”

V3139. Once Upon a Time in China star

V3141. Clear the field

V3143. Leif’s father

V3144. Stalin and Lukashenko

V3146. Who Ernest talks to

V3147. Copper and iron

V3148. Democratic Minority Leader Harry

V3149. Minute amount

V3150. “Not yet…not yet”

V3153. Head-shaking initialism

V3155. Banderas who voiced Puss in Boots

V3157. “Let me think…hmm, I don’t think so”

V3158. ___-cake (child’s game)

V3159. Like me when I think about politics for too long

V3160. “I need this like I need ___ canal”

V3162. Athletes may have to break them

V3164. “Best Aida ever!”

V3165. Island chain near Taiwan

V3167. Elle and Starship Troopers director

V3171. Level a cloud may form

V3173. Of Pindar’s work

V3175. Format dumped by Microsoft Edge

V3177. Astronomical measure (abbr.)

V3178. Lower-cost Nintendo offering

V3182. Fruit of the Loom-owned underclothers

V3183. Letter-turner of TV

V3185. The Ancient Greek Trump

V3186. Faith, in France

V3187. Title from the Sanskrit for “beauty”

V3188. Kept on doing, unfortunately

V3190. They’re welcome sights for minks, foxes, and nature photographers

V3192. Making audible nearby, e.g.

V3195. Piloting to a safe landing

V3197. Releases, as a horse

V3198. 1998 World Series star Ricky

V3200. Researcher with drooling dogs

V3203. Do some door drama

V3205. Where water samples may be tested

V3209. Records accessed day by day

V3211. Trimmed again

V3212. River once called Araxes

V3213. Good reasons for lane closures

V3216. Last letter of the Hebrew alphabet

V3217. Missile-zapper, in theory, for short

V3218. The Goonies’ Sean

V3219. Responds to a text, perhaps

V3220. Part of S&L (abbr.)

V3222. Jazz’s Montgomery

V3223. 2012 Gillian Flynn novel in which the title character fakes her own death

V3225. Sail troubles

V3226. Dia de ___ Muertos

V3227. Big bang letters?

V3228. Roof gutter

V3232. Robbie Knievel’s dad

V3233. Overall composition?

V3235. “Everything Now” band my brother introduced to me on our cross-country train trip

V3237. Women on the ___ of a Nervous Breakdown

V3238. Belgian canal connector

V3239. Throws a party for

V3240. Direct-sales giant with beauty products

V3241. Pink Friday singer Minaj

V3242. He whose first word was “RECITE!”

V3243. Sacred linguistic artifact?

V3245. Calf meat

V3248. ___ crow (suffer defeat)

V3249. Worshipped ones

V3250. Check alternative?

V3252. Dog, wolf, or fox

V3254. Partners in Health, e.g.

V3255. 2020 candidate Patrick

V3256. Film that prompted Roger Ebert to say, “The kind of guy who would agree to having his whole life televised…is a loser, painfully needy or nuts”

V3257. Jack viewed by mid-century night owls

V3259. Tongue depressor sound

V3260. Noted snake remover, for short

V3261. Israeli hot spot

V3263. Old school computer?

V3265. Whence the balcony scene

V3267. B’way, e.g.

V3268. Rating for CSI-type programs

V3269. Freezer brand

V3270. Mindsets

V3272. Use gum

V3273. Ignored, as a bill

V3276. ___ cavae (large veins)

V3277. County in Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Vermont, and Virginia

V3279. Like some kosher foods

V3280. CIA director under Clinton and Bush

V3282. “Friendly Skies” flier (abbr.)

V3283. It’s 180 from X

V3284. Album

V3286. Questions in The Gateless Gate

V3287. Guardian Angel Curtis

V3289. TWA Hotel designer

V3293. The end of Shakespeare?

V3295. Fictional material the writer didn’t seem to spend long thinking about

V3298. Chin-wag

V3299. Break bread

V3300. “C’est ___”

V3301. Went for the gold

V3302. “That’s the Way ___ It” (1975 #1 hit)

V3303. Wrinkle-inducers

V3304. Governing agent

V3305. Owners’ documents

V3307. Very wee (var.)

V3308. Condition that can make it hard to pick Christmas decorations

V3313. Congo add-on

V3314. One who faced Talos and the Sirens

V3317. Birthday party crock

V3319. Not the fighting types

V3320. Measure of how often a word gets used

V3322. Renaissance and Baroque

V3324. Kind of grind

V3325. Event where Kanye West embarrassed himself, before he started doing that everywhere

V3327. Spider’s activity

V3331. Draw toward evening

V3332. Tough situation

V3333. They double as commanders for the U.S. Cyber Command

V3336. Consider

V3338. Best man’s duty

V3339. Unlikely steakhouse patron

V3340. Nation on the Medit. Sea

V3341. Prime cut

V3342. Cover seen in hip-hop albums? (var.)

V3343. Here, in Hidalgo

V3345. Late friend’s request

V3347. Careful and delicate, as treatment

V3349. Chant to correct your golfing stance

V3353. Deck with I joker, e.g.

V3355. Watch bearing

V3357. ___ Warriors: show following four teen heroes for hire

V3362. Like many sportscasts

V3363. Cold-weather-wear unit

V3364. Sinful habit

V3365. Drive into the mud

V3366. Mississippi politico

V3367. Fixed tire

V3368. Roller in Vegas

V3369. They should be avoided

V3371. Try for dates

V3373. Bridge opening

V3376. Space-shuttle’s path

V3377. Ranch closing?

V3378. Cattle-grazing area

V3380. Isaac of music

V3381. Swiss calculus pioneer Leonhard

V3383. You or me, once

V3385. Finished, as a wall

V3387. Tender and brittle

V3388. Right to express oneself

V3389. Positive feedback

V3390. Port opening?

V3391. Irradiators in dentists’ offices

V3394. Mythical king of Crete

V3395. Starchy dish

V3397. Motley Crue duo?

V3400. Their top picks in a Rotten Tomatoes poll were Breaking Bad and The Sopranos

V3402. “What ear is the sound coming from?” exam

V3405. Book that ends with Joseph’s death

V3409. Domino’s fixtures

V3411. Kind of share

V3413. Habitual gum-chewing or nail-biting, e.g.

V3417. Drinks bought from a stand

V3419. North Pole helpers

V3421. “I always knew I was ___. And now, the rest of the world seems to agree with me” (Freddie Mercury)

V3422. Woolly mothers

V3423. Curving inward

V3424. Roof rooster

V3425. “So Much in Love” singing group, with “The”

V3426. Flushed, as the cheeks

V3427. Font of knowledge

V3428. Triangular pastry that may be served with chutney

V3429. Spanish menu offering

V3430. The Sandman creator Neil

V3431. St. Lawrence, for one

V3435. Be inherited by

V3438. Soda-can device

V3440. Eastern newt, by another name

V3441. Feels sorry for

V3443. Austrian actress Palmer

V3445. Like an ogre, it has layers

V3446. Maker of hydrating mist

V3448. SNL-like show filmed in Canada

V3450. Voice actress Carerro, or “Voices Carry” singer Mann



. Rescuer, e.g.

V3453. Sound engineer’s control

V3454. Endless

V3455. They analyze current with mercury

V3458. Bios of a sort

V3459. Basis of the Nintendo Wii’s processor

V3460. Excited acronym

V3461. Coloratura’s quaver

V3462. Profs, often

V3464. Suffix with lemon or orange

V3465. Mary in Look Back in Anger

V3466. Countrified “Scram!”

V3468. Pre-seizure perceptions

V3470. Marilyn ___ Savant

V3471. Handkerchief, if you’re being all edgy about it

V3473. Prevarication

V3475. Holdups on the website side

V3479. Layover cities, often

V3481. Some are wind-powered

V3483. Disadvantage or worse

V3488. Anime hero ___ Rider

V3489. Top part of a form

V3490. PaintShop Pro maker

V3491. Symbolic Logic author John

V3492. Latin abbrs. rarely used in crosswords

V3494. Raveled a blanket, e.g.

V3498. Where a potter gets raw materials from

V3501. Refusing the prospect of further performance in the field

V3505. Stuns with sudden force

V3509. “Hoist by my own petard!”

V3510. Volley

V3512. Elevated hair

V3514. Fear Street author

V3515. “Sit back and ___ the show” (announcer’s request)

V3517. Way to calculate money flow

V3519. Nugatory

V3520. Sculling equipment

V3521. Common bathroom-floor materials

V3524. Switchblades

V3525. Mooring site

V3526. Old European card game

V3528. Fields of scientific study

V3529. Played all game without running bases

V3530. Year “Poker Face” was released, casually

V3531. Tool to carry a camera or rifle

V3533. Barbershop activity

V3534. Online shopping site

V3537. Romeo’s “Right!”

V3539. Tickles pink

V3541. Last pair of instructions in many main-course recipes

V3545. Punt or junk

V3546. Gosh preceder

V3547. Parking attendants

V3548. TV adjuncts

V3549. Link’s partner on Good Mythical Morning

V3550. Pubs not reviewed much

V3551. Architect’s info

V3552. It’s longer in South Korea than in America

V3555. Cassiterite

V3556. Wanders widely

V3558. 14th-century music

V3560. Its unit is the J

V3561. Meningococcus, e.g.

V3563. Bernadette or Genevieve, par exemple

V3564. In terms of what’s good for the story

V3568. Quick onscreen bulletin

V3570. Took down

V3571. Sporty car roofs

V3573. It’s her job to be a bit of a know-it-all

V3575. Have a pint at the pub

V3579. Cinemax competitor

V3580. Gale was his heroine

V3581. They point to leprechaun’s pots of gold, it’s said

V3584. Clasp or boning

V3585. “Wanna make ___?”

V3586. Fraction used in “possession is ___ of the law”

V3588. Two-month king probably killed by Richard III

V3590. Benedict Cumberbatch mocap role in two films

V3591. Nickname that removes the “red”

V3593. Take without warning

V3595. ~40-decibel unit

V3596. SNL’s Carvey

V3597. “More to come!”

V3599. Pole or Serb

V3601. Windowpane

V3603. It activates some outdoor lights

V3607. Fast food tycoon Ray

V3609. No longer current, as an issue

V3610. Like a ___: awesomely

V3611. TV journalist Frank

V3612. Form of neo-paganism

V3613. At any time at all

V3615. Notes in many mnemonics

V3616. It needs a lic.

V3617. Sought compensation

V3620. The Dow, e.g.

V3621. More viscous

V3623. Provide ___: let save face

V3625. “Here Comes Science” band, for short

V3627. Fancy Honda

V3629. “Hello…is ___ you’re looking for?”

V3631. Muslim flute (var.)

V3632. Verne captain et al.

V3634. Markings from a nudist beach

V3637. 2012-2022 power couple

V3638. “You have ___ in the matter!”

V3640. Spanish wine descriptor

V3642. B&O & AT&SF

V3643. Revolution 9 co-composer

V3646. Pew place

V3647. Gets plumper

V3650. Opera and Vivaldi alternative

V3651. Partner of null

V3652. They’re kept in cabinets

V3653. Squeezing device

V3654. Us, in Essen

V3655. First name in Uganda

V3656. Knotty

V3657. East end?

V3659. Anglo-Saxon fricatives

V3661. Sp. compass point

V3662. Hill position

V3664. Illegal baseball catch

V3666. Great dogs?

V3668. Ex of Burt

V3669. Ease tension

V3671. “No guarantees”

V3675. Low-altitude clouds

V3677. Casino on the Vegas Strip

V3679. USC, to some

V3680. Levels out

V3681. Spanish spider

V3682. Grimm and Parker of Marvel Comics

V3683. They can be fast or slow on the road

V3684. Rockies resort

V3685. Compulsive “shoppers”

V3688. At its most diminished

V3690. Omelet-making discard

V3693. Class system for “universal receivers” and “universal donors”

V3695. Broadway success

V3696. Classic actress Madlyn

V3698. How a package may arrive

V3700. Occupy, as a desk

V3702. American Gigolo actor

V3704. Kick out of a flat

V3706. Actress Volz of Diff’rent Strokes (or actress Eve, backward)

V3707. Goatskin shield

V3709. Mutation

V3712. “___ girl” (sporting last words in Jurassic Park)

V3713. Frozen sandwiches that were my elementary school’s desserts

V3716. By-the-hole golf contest

V3717. Marvin’s home

V3718. Plays swing music

V3719. Conciliatory bribe

V3720. Nice way to refer to you?

V3721. “I knew this would happen”

V3724. Put on a calendar

V3726. Barely any

V3729. Devoted to eating

V3731. Integers (abbr.)

V3733. Ingmar protegee

V3735. Cheroot

V3737. Lennon’s johns

V3739. Aged hero of Bubba Ho-Tep

V3741. Content for many news publishers around Christmastime

V3745. Northern California newspaper, slangily

V3746. Chianti’s color

V3747. Delaware Indian

V3748. Plenty, casually

V3749. “Nothing ___!”

V3750. Name in retail

V3751. Some recording devices

V3752. Deep Blue opponent

V3754. Batting game for tots

V3755. Coven count

V3756. Engage anew

V3757. Supplies with a new hand

V3758. The King, late in his career

V3761. Like skinny-dippers

V3763. His share is the largest

V3765. Browser history list

V3767. ___-a-Song: 20 Years of They Might Be Giants

V3768. Construction items hyphenated with E, H, I, and T

V3770. “Boxer” of barley

V3771. The Hague, officially

V3773. Without object?

V3776. Socially smooth and polished

V3777. Metaphor for secrecy

V3778. More there

V3779. Three or four, approx.

V3780. “I need this like I need ___ in the head”

V3781. They’ll help you find some better hookups if they can

V3782. Talk to end the Napoleonic Wars, say

V3783. Character in OZ?

V3784. Where someone might keep a little “sugar” on the side, secretly

V3786. First of a Roman trio

V3787. To you, to Yolanda

V3789. They’re buried in clickbait

V3791. Harsh punishment for a tube-loving kid

V3793. Channel to mainline law-enforcement reruns

V3795. Where to learn improv and Method

V3799. Mother of Helen of Troy

V3800. Surprising 2018 World Cup finalist (abbr.)

V3801. A, B, AB, ___

V3802. Quince-hollowers

V3803. Pianist Schumann

V3804. Traditional beverage with vermouth

V3806. “Right back ___, duder!”

V3807. Acupuncture alternative

V3809. Completely factual

V3811. e.g., William Henley’s “It matters not how strait the gate, / How charged with punishments the scroll, / I am the master of my fate, / I am the captain of my soul.”

V3813. Seemingly contradictory size of car

V3816. Big name in cordless phones

V3818. Lack of energy

V3819. Dinner for Mister Ed

V3821. Force, in ancient Rome

V3822. “That’s a stumper, all right!”

V3826. Cold airs?

V3827. Negotiating goal

V3828. They go E-A-D-G

V3831. Demanding words from a tot