SECOND MEANINGS

New York Times, Sunday, November 6, 1983

Author:Bert H. Kruse
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 82, Avg Word Len: 5.20, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 511 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 102, Cheaters: 21, FITB: 9, XRef: 0
Bert H. Kruse has 43 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1983, The New York Times
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1. Stronghold : FORT
5. "On ___ Day . . . " : ACLEAR
11. Lily type : CALLA
16. Motherless calf : DOGIE
17. Author Smith of "Topper" fame : THORNE
18. ___ Belt or Sword : ORIONS
20. Flock of sheep? : WOOLGATHERING
22. Center of New York : LINCOLN
24. Duck, in Düsseldorf : ENTE
25. Daunted : COWED
26. Land area : ISLE
28. Greek-Roman theaters : ODEA
29. One, to a Scot : ANE
30. Be dishonest : CHEAT
31. Smidgens : IOTAS
32. Bearing : MIEN
33. Speeder's nemesis : RADAR
35. Mexican Mrs. : SRA
36. Detection apparatus : SONAR
37. ___ Rica : COSTA
38. Name with Abner : LUM
40. Interstate rte. : THRUWAY
42. British chums : MATEYS
43. Yalta's location : CRIMEA
46. Flower part : SEPAL
47. Kind of cure : PEDI
48. Dance for dodos? : GOOFBALL
50. Sword beater : PEN
51. Valuable fur : MINIVER
54. Some French clerics : ABBES
55. Fluff : BONER
57. Gutsy : BOLD
58. "Boola boola" people : ELIS
60. Wrath : IRE
61. Parties one shouldn't go to? : WRONGDOINGS
63. "___ Got You Under My Skin" : IVE
64. Etruscan title : LARS
66. Fix the carver : HONE
67. Total : UTTER
68. Jeanmaire of ballet : RENEE
70. Recording sites : STUDIOS
72. Likely : APT
73. Wristwatch? : TIMEWORN
75. Main mass : BULK
76. T-bone producer : STEER
78. Power checkers : METERS
79. Ohio-Indiana river : MAUMEE
82. Had the lead : STARRED
84. Kind of dance : WAR
85. New York island : ELLIS
86. Certain shavings : CURLS
87. Skilled person : PRO
89. Rhone tributary : ISERE
93. Ins, in France : ELUS
94. Spirit or gazelle : ARIEL
95. Notorious Vichy prime minister : LAVAL
97. Moon vehicle's unit : LEM
98. Russian chess champ and family : TALS
99. No ifs, ands or ___ : BUTS
100. More sapient : SAGER
101. Lincoln bill : FIVE
102. Moved like Shakespeare's schoolboy : SNAILED
104. Aware of a truck-trailer? : SEMICONSCIOUS
108. Fred ___ of court fame : STOLLE
109. Patriots, e.g. : ELEVEN
110. Speechify : ORATE
111. Bitter follower : ENDER
112. Dinner courses : SALADS
113. Bonkers : NUTS
1. Paid, as a bill : FOOTED
2. Look of desire : OGLE
3. Dress : RIG
4. Emulate Socrates : TEACH
5. Crosswise : ATHWART
6. Fast felines : CHEETAHS
7. Nobleman : LORD
8. Silkworm : ERI
9. Sothern or Sheridan : ANN
10. Like some sportscasts : REGIONAL
11. Gorget, e.g. : COLLAR
12. Ram aloft : ARIES
13. Author Yutang : LIN
14. Crazy reason for doing something? : LOCOMOTIVE
15. Subject to electrolytic action : ANODISE
16. Prima ___ : DONNA
19. Like some precipitation : SLEETY
20. Endure : WEAR
21. Heels' opposites : TOES
23. Nursemaids in Nottingham : NANAS
27. Jib guy : STAY
30. Orts of sorts : CRUMBS
31. Sioux City Sue, e.g. : IOWAN
34. "What ___!" : ALIFE
36. The best con men? : SUPERDUPERS
37. Moslem judge : CADI
39. ___ culpa : MEA
41. Correct a cribbage score : REPEG
42. Darns : MENDS
43. Some are kings : COBRAS
44. Playwright Sherwood : ROBERT
45. Canal Zone airfield : ALBROOK
47. Mayflower passenger : PILGRIM
48. Author Sheehy : GAIL
49. Fish-eating birds : LOONS
51. Impressionist painter : MONET
52. Novelist Glyn : ELINOR
53. Comedienne Joan : RIVERS
56. Compass pt. : NNE
57. Kind of role : BIT
59. Observed : SEEN
61. During : WHILE
62. "Wind in the Willows" character : OTTER
65. U-boat assignment? : SUBMISSION
68. Follow again? : RETAIL
69. Jugs : EWERS
71. Union concerns : DUES
72. In any respect : ATALL
74. Gull : MEW
76. Emphasizes : STRESSES
77. Put back : REPLACED
79. Athletic events : MEETS
80. Poe's foster family : ALLANS
81. Wail : ULULATE
82. Satisfy : SUIT
83. Ollie and Fafnir : DRAGONS
86. More coarse : CRUDER
88. Pizzeria necessity : OVEN
90. George and T. S. : ELIOTS
91. Musical : REVUE
92. Uncles in Dundee : EMES
94. Poplar : ABELE
96. Firebug's crime : ARSON
100. High Hindu god : SIVA
101. Official sanction : FIAT
103. Law deg. : LLD
105. Guidonian note : ELA
106. Tormé or Brooks : MEL
107. Claret-yielding area : CRU

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