New York Times October 13 2021 Crossword Answers

By | October 13, 2021

The Times crossword puzzle is a British daily cryptic crossword popularised by its inclusion in the London newspaper The Times and inspired by similarly themed puzzles published in The New York Tribune since 1925. It is also one of the most widely distributed crosswords globally today.

The first crossword puzzle ever to appear in a nationally distributed newspaper was “Word-Cross”, which ran in the New York Sunday World on November 10, 1924. Will Weng, who was then the puzzles editor at the “New York Tribune”, had been approached by Walter Murphy, the editor of the Sunday supplement, with an idea for a new feature that would attract more readers to his section on Sundays; he wanted something like a combination of code and chess problems and believed.

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WSJ has one of the best crosswords we’ve got our hands to and definitely our daily go to puzzle.

We’re two big fans of this puzzle and having solved Wall Street’s crosswords for almost a decade now we consider ourselves very knowledgeable on this one so we decided to create a blog where we post the solutions to every clue, every day.

Hello crossword puzzle lovers!

We know how challenging finding the right answer can get, so we are here to help you when you are stuck… On this page you can find all the answers to New York Times Crosswords.

We’ve been working for the past years to solve all the clues from the papers and online crosswords such as New York Times.

If you are looking for older ones use the search box or the calendar/archive.

NOTE: Click any of the clues below to find the answer

  • Chin dimple
  • Lawn care supply
  • Awakens
  • Low-carb “stone age” diet
  • Night before
  • Vodka ___
  • They’re often used with people, but rarely with pets
  • Psychoanalyst Fromm
  • First and only female prime minister of India
  • Poker variety
  • With 8-Down, street with no outlet
  • “___ Enfants Terribles” (Cocteau novel)
  • That, in Spanish
  • Something you might say at a doctor’s office
  • Stationary
  • “Red Cube” sculptor with an eponymous museum in New York
  • Colosseo locale
  • Word after launch or lily
  • Item on a list
  • First M.L.B. player to enter the Meikyukai (a Japanese baseball hall of fame)
  • Justice who died in 2016
  • Chilly air
  • Period, essentially
  • Krazy ___
  • New Deal agcy.
  • Merch stand staple
  • Fashion designer and judge on “Project Runway All Stars”
  • Tree with papery bark
  • Island nation once home to the dodo
  • Join forces
  • Like-it-or-loathe-it bread piece
  • N.J. town next to Palisades Park
  • Exodus leader
  • See 65-Down
  • See 65-Down
  • Two-striper in the Army: Abbr.
  • Golden State team, on scoreboards
  • Chicago trains
  • Stinky
  • Cover for the bed of a pickup truck
  • Highway hauler
  • “Your turn,” on a walkie-talkie
  • See 25-Across
  • Sneakiness
  • Extremely undecided
  • Not going anywhere
  • Embarrassment of ___
  • Crystalline rock
  • TV’s Don Draper, e.g.
  • Dip for chips, informally
  • Prince, for one
  • ___ buco
  • Gardener’s soil
  • Tribe that considers the Grand Canyon its creation place
  • “Puttin’ on the ___”
  • Knight’s armor
  • Needle-nosed fish
  • Thick soup noodle
  • Its logo is four interlocking circles
  • Popular toffee bar
  • Eartha who played Catwoman
  • Sure things
  • Damage
  • Instrument invented in medieval India
  • Go into a higher gear
  • One who loves to shred some gnar pow
  • Betting setting
  • Classic consoles
  • Songwriter Mann
  • “Take two and ___ right” (old baseball adage)
  • Opéra division
  • Off-the-wall
  • Like cutting and pushing
  • Réunion, for one
  • One-eighty
  • With 70- and 71-Across, agree … and a phonetic hint to this puzzle’s theme
  • The crossword-puzzle fad that followed eventually led to the creation of many similar puzzles in other newspapers, including some with distinctly different rules from the “New York Times”.

    By 1930, Weng felt that the puzzle was growing stale. He wanted to shake things up a bit by adding an entire new level of challenge on top of what had been there before.

    Weng called upon his friend Margaret Farrar (1904–1974) to help him edit and construct a brand-new cryptic crossword which would appear for the first time on Sunday January 2, 1932. The puzzle required entrants not only to fill in standard synonym squares but also to answer clues which required them to solve a second level.

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