This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Firefox for best results.

New York Times, Saturday, March 4, 2023

Author:
Ryan McCarty
Editor:
Will Shortz
Many-time Emmy nominee who got her start from a YouTube web series
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
246/17/20173/4/20232
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
10001220
ScrabblePOW
1.607
Ryan McCarty

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 66, Blocks: 32 Missing: {QW} This is puzzle # 24 for Mr. McCarty. Jeff Chen's Puzzle of the Week pick.
Jeff Chen notes:
It's difficult to stand out as a themeless grid technician. So many people are making them, and so few 72- or 70-word grids are ... read more
1
Z
2
E
3
T
4
A
5
G
6
A
7
P
8
S
9
U
10
N
11
C
12
L
13
E
14
O
N
E
S
15
U
N
D
O
16
S
A
R
A
N
17
N
C
A
A
18
F
I
N
A
L
19
E
G
Y
P
T
20
K
A
C
H
I
N
A
21
O
22
E
D
23
P
E
R
24
O
N
H
I
R
E
25
C
A
R
T
26
I
T
L
E
27
U
T
E
28
M
A
29
J
O
R
R
O
L
E
S
30
T
O
R
31
I
32
B
E
N
T
O
B
O
X
33
S
34
P
I
T
F
I
R
E
S
35
C
L
A
S
S
I
S
M
36
T
37
A
38
S
39
K
40
P
R
E
S
S
E
N
T
E
41
R
42
V
A
N
43
B
A
Y
S
T
A
T
E
44
S
O
45
R
A
R
E
46
A
G
O
47
R
U
T
48
I
S
S
A
R
A
E
49
S
O
N
50
J
A
51
E
52
S
S
A
Y
M
I
L
L
53
I
D
I
O
M
54
R
I
N
G
55
I
C
E
E
56
C
A
C
T
I
57
S
A
T
E
58
N
E
E
D
© 2023, The New York Times3/4/23 ( No. 26,779 )
Across
1
Epsilon follower : ZETA
5
Targets of some orthodontic treatments : GAPS
9
A good word for giving? : UNCLE
14
___ place : ONES
15
Abrogate : UNDO
16
Tupperware alternative : SARAN
17
End of March Madness, familiarly : NCAAFINAL
19
Over 95% of its residents live near a riverbank : EGYPT
20
Ancestral spirit in Pueblo mythology : KACHINA
21
Big reference, but shortened : OED
23
As-usual link : PER
24
Available for a service : ONHIRE
25
Document for some travelers : CARTITLE
27
People of Pikes Peak : UTE
28
Leads, e.g. : MAJORROLES
30
Doughnuts, e.g. : TORI
32
All-in-one meal that often includes rice : BENTOBOX
33
Quick-tempered sorts : SPITFIRES
35
Theme shared by "Great Expectations" and "The Great Gatsby" : CLASSISM
36
Big to-do? : TASK
40
Go to the next line, perhaps : PRESSENTER
42
Leading position : VAN
43
Big part of New England : BAYSTATE
44
Title lyric after "Ours is a love …" in a 1950s hit : SORARE
46
Adverb in the first line of the Gettysburg Address : AGO
47
Street wear? : RUT
48
Many-time Emmy nominee who got her start from a YouTube web series : ISSARAE
49
Morgan of "The Real Housewives of New York City" : SONJA
51
Seedy business for college applicants : ESSAYMILL
53
Never say never, say : IDIOM
54
Fight site : RING
55
Convenience store brand : ICEE
56
Plants popular in xeriscaping : CACTI
57
Stuff : SATE
58
Cry out for : NEED
Down
1
Suddenly crash : ZONKOUT
2
Film that gave Disney its longest-reigning Billboard chart-topper : ENCANTO
3
One who's all over the board : TEACHER
4
Component of a sake bomb, often : ASAHI
5
Neighbor of Senegal : GUINEABISSAU
6
Actress Chlumsky of "Veep" : ANNA
7
French open activity, for short? : PDA
8
Single player : SOLOARTIST
9
Was, at one time : USEDTOBE
10
Bug, in a way : NAG
11
Decodable device featured in "The Da Vinci Code" : CRYPTEX
12
Spots for tiny flags : LAPELS
13
Preposition in Spanish or French : ENTRE
18
Uncompromising : FIRM
22
Concerning computer display : ERRORMESSAGE
25
Jail : CONFINE
26
Postgame lament : ILOST
29
Likely holders of travel rewards cards : JETSETTERS
31
Makeup of some chains : ISLES
34
Hot ___ : PASTRAMI
35
Kind of deep-freeze preservation : CRYONIC
37
"The spur of industry," according to David Hume : AVARICE
38
Longtime name in baked goods : SARALEE
39
Got down, in a way : KNEELED
40
What has stories of East Asia? : PAGODA
41
Promising : ROSY
43
Not complicated at all : BASIC
45
Force to fit : RAMIN
48
"___ it?" : ISNT
50
Quickly write (down) : JOT
52
One-named singer with the 2014 #1 album "1000 Forms of Fear" : SIA

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Like this puzzle? Please share this page on social media to help spread the word about XWord Info. Thanks!