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

New York Times, Thursday, July 15, 1971

42-Down : Go gaga over

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.25, Missing: { J K Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 14
1
C
2
U
3
T
4
O
5
F
6
F
7
U
8
S
9
S
10
R
11
W
12
A
13
H
14
A
N
O
M
I
E
15
P
A
L
O
16
I
D
E
17
M
A
R
I
N
A
18
O
W
E
S
19
N
L
F
20
B
U
T
T
E
R
21
F
L
I
E
S
22
G
I
T
23
F
L
U
T
T
E
24
R
S
B
Y
25
A
26
T
27
T
28
A
29
B
O
Y
30
E
S
O
P
31
B
E
E
N
A
R
O
32
U
33
N
D
34
O
R
35
C
36
A
37
B
E
S
O
S
38
U
L
O
39
S
M
E
A
R
40
E
S
T
D
41
S
T
E
R
42
E
O
T
A
P
E
43
F
I
44
C
A
45
E
N
C
O
D
E
S
46
M
47
A
L
C
O
N
48
T
49
E
N
T
50
U
B
I
51
F
L
E
W
T
H
52
E
53
C
54
O
55
O
56
P
57
R
A
G
58
F
U
N
E
59
U
S
A
B
L
E
60
E
T
H
61
E
I
E
R
62
S
P
R
I
E
R
63
D
E
T
64
E
S
T
S
65
E
Y
E
S
O
N
© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,006
Across
1
Lop : CUTOFF
7
World power : USSR
11
Panda : WAH
14
State of lawlessness : ANOMIE
15
___ Alto : PALO
16
Small fish : IDE
17
Yacht's milieu : MARINA
18
Has debts : OWES
19
Vietnamese org. : NLF
20
Monarchs : BUTTERFLIES
22
Shool, Western version : GIT
23
Flits past : FLUTTERSBY
25
Stadium shout : ATTABOY
30
Fabulist: Var. : ESOP
31
"He's ___" (well traveled) : BEENAROUND
34
Killer whale : ORCA
37
Kisses, in Barcelona : BESOS
38
Gums: Prefix : ULO
39
Slander : SMEAR
40
Approximated: Abbr. : ESTD
41
Cartridge content : STEREOTAPE
43
Paycheck abbr. : FICA
45
Disguises a message : ENCODES
46
Potential revolutionary : MALCONTENT
50
___ supra : UBI
51
Escaped : FLEWTHECOOP
57
Tatter : RAG
58
Rope, in Italy : FUNE
59
Adequate : USABLE
60
Old verb ending : ETH
61
Eggs, in Munich : EIER
62
Nimbler : SPRIER
63
Body of troops: Abbr. : DET
64
Superlative endings : ESTS
65
Keep one's ___ the road : EYESON
Down
1
English campus: Abbr. : CAMB
2
Sloth : UNAU
3
Civil wrong : TORT
4
Skip : OMIT
5
Elegant : FINE
6
___ one's safety : FEARFOR
7
South Pacific island : UPOLU
8
"I ___ with my own eyes" : SAWIT
9
Precipitated : SLEETED
10
Betsy and others : ROSSES
11
Jet dimension : WINGSPREAD
12
Improvise : ADLIB
13
Heavy, plus : HEFTY
21
Hit one to Agee : FLYOUT
24
___ swing a cat : ROOMTO
25
Lane : ABBE
26
Links items : TEES
27
Certain pilot's mission : TESTFLIGHT
28
Of a battery terminal : ANODIC
29
College degrees : BAS
32
Rubber tree : ULE
33
Cause of silent-screen villainy : NORENT
35
Horn or Hatteras : CAPE
36
Greek god : ARES
39
Brotherhood: Abbr. : SOC
41
___ Obispo : SANLUIS
42
Go gaga over : ENTHUSE
44
Bean product : COFFEE
46
Walled in : MURED
47
Decrease : ABATE
48
Belief : TENET
49
Jugs : EWERS
52
Behold : ESPY
53
Anxiety : CARE
54
Kimono accessories : OBIS
55
Spread : OLEO
56
Honey buzzard : PERN

Answer summary: 8 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 11 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

Previous puzzle | Next puzzle