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

New York Times, Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Author:
Clive Probert
Editor:
Will Shortz
Belgian city sometimes mispronounced as "wipers"
TotalDebutLatest
57/1/201012/6/2017
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1003100
ScrabDebutFresh
1.651754%
Clive Probert

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JKQ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Probert. Wednesday freshness: 95%
1
P
2
A
3
C
4
T
5
H
6
A
7
N
8
G
9
S
10
T
11
A
12
N
13
A
M
A
I
14
N
15
A
M
O
R
16
L
E
T
O
17
C
A
R
P
E
18
L
O
V
E
19
B
O
A
T
S
20
A
L
L
O
A
21
L
L
O
22
T
A
B
L
E
23
F
I
F
T
E
E
N
24
M
E
N
25
E
N
26
D
27
I
N
F
E
R
28
A
L
A
29
M
O
D
E
30
S
O
31
C
32
H
I
33
A
N
O
N
34
T
35
H
36
I
37
R
T
Y
S
O
M
38
E
39
T
H
I
N
G
40
H
E
R
O
41
T
E
S
L
A
42
A
R
I
Z
43
O
44
N
A
45
E
X
46
I
47
S
48
T
49
W
I
S
50
F
O
R
51
T
52
Y
N
I
N
E
R
53
T
H
54
R
U
M
55
E
P
I
C
U
R
E
56
S
57
G
A
M
E
S
O
58
V
E
R
59
A
R
E
N
A
60
A
G
E
D
61
R
E
N
E
62
B
E
N
C
H
63
L
E
N
S
64
E
T
A
S
65
D
A
H
L
© 2013, The New York Times4/24/13 ( No. 23,178 )
Across
1
Summit conference goal : PACT
5
Word before tight or loose : HANG
9
Asian nation suffix : STAN
13
At full speed : AMAIN
15
Bow-toting deity : AMOR
16
Jared of "Mr. Nobody" : LETO
17
___ diem : CARPE
18
Some cruise ships, informally : LOVEBOATS
20
Repetitive French greeting : ALLOALLO
22
Put aside for later : TABLE
23
Start of a song with the cry "Yo-ho-ho" : FIFTEENMEN
25
Möbius strip's lack : END
27
Gather, logically : INFER
28
Dessert menu phrase : ALAMODE
30
Russian city, host of the 2014 Winter Olympics : SOCHI
33
Nameless, briefly : ANON
34
Ken Olin series about baby boomers : THIRTYSOMETHING
40
Activision's Guitar ___ : HERO
41
___ Motors (electric car company) : TESLA
42
State where bolo ties are common : ARIZONA
45
Live : EXIST
49
Lake Michigan borderer: Abbr. : WIS
50
One who hoped things would pan out? : FORTYNINER
53
Dull tapping sound : THRUM
55
Food critics, often : EPICURES
57
"You lose!" : GAMESOVER
59
Place to play or fight : ARENA
60
Like fine whiskeys : AGED
61
Painter Magritte : RENE
62
Second-stringers : BENCH
63
Monocle part : LENS
64
LAX postings : ETAS
65
Willy Wonka's creator : DAHL
Down
1
Spotted rodent : PACA
2
Tourist town of Salerno : AMALFI
3
Comedian with the 1972 album "Class Clown" : CARLIN
4
Beginning in basketball : TIPOFF
5
Berry of "Die Another Day" : HALLE
6
"___ for the Misbegotten" : AMOON
7
Election mo. : NOV
8
Fairy-tale escapee from a witch : GRETEL
9
One whose work is not picking up? : SLOB
10
"Spanglish" actress : TEALEONI
11
Serve, as a maid would a lady : ATTENDON
12
KenKen entries: Abbr. : NOS
14
Least like a 9-Down : NEATEST
19
Eric of "Troy" : BANA
21
Sports artist Neiman : LEROY
24
Injures severely : MAIMS
26
China's ___ Xiaoping : DENG
29
___-jongg : MAH
31
Astronomical red giant : CSTAR
32
Weed whacker : HOE
34
Midwinter event, often : THAW
35
Ethnic background : HERITAGE
36
Partiers at a hooley : IRISHMEN
37
"Frasier" role : ROZ
38
Nicholas Gage memoir : ELENI
39
Airport queue unit : TAXICAB
43
"Just the Two ___" : OFUS
44
"Enough already!" : NOMORE
46
Hardened (to) : INURED
47
Sister (and occasional rival) of Venus : SERENA
48
Mariana ___ (world's deepest ocean point) : TRENCH
51
"Lovergirl" singer ___ Marie : TEENA
52
Belgian city sometimes mispronounced as "wipers" : YPRES
54
Sommeliers' suggestions : REDS
56
Witty Mort : SAHL
57
Guy's partner : GAL
58
Rookie's mentor, maybe : VET

Answer summary:
5 unique to this puzzle.

Found bugs or have suggestions? Please let us know.

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

XWord Info Home
XWord Info © 2007-2024, Jim Horne
101 ms