N.Y. Times Crossword – Wednesday, October 4, 2017

By: Evan Mahnken
Theme: Dictionary
Difficulty (0-10):  2
Time: 14:40

ACROSSDOWN
1“Exodus” hero1Cuneiform discovery site
4John Glenn famously had three of them2Put more gas in the tank
10It’s found by the radius3Because
14Bathroom sign4Anthem contraction
15Brought home5When doubled, enthusiastic
16Poverty6Betty Crocker product
17Where “house party” is in the dictionary?7Certain Alaskan
19Op-Ed writer Maureen8Bird found on all continents, including Antarctica
20German industrial region9Activist campus org.
21Bring home the gold10Where “flanked” is in the dictionary?
22Itches11One of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
23Where “new” is in the dictionary?12Old-time premovie fare
26Actor Depardieu13Recipe instruction
28___-rock18Blunder
29Dwarf brother in “The Hobbit”22Nevertheless
30Manumit24Herd noise
31Along with pain, one of “the two enemies of human happiness,” per Schopenhauer25Like some sale items: Abbr.
33What a cartoon light bulb represents26Glam rock?
34Something to do with one’s time27One may be made with a handshake
37The day of M.L.K. Day: Abbr.30Band featured in the documentary “1991: The Year Punk Broke”
38Bundle of coins31Where “menial” is in the dictionary?
39Edward ___, longtime archbishop of New York32John or Jane, at court
40Sit34Pleads
43Water-repellent material35“After this, it’s my turn”
45Help for an actor36Lead-in to a controversial comment
46Moo goo ___ pan40Science writer Willy
49Like a good surgeon’s hands41You could get one if you’re over .08%
50Where “isolated” is in the dictionary?42Rent out
52Things faultfinders pick44Scores for Seahawks and Eagles, for short
53Arafat’s grp.46It wasn’t mapped until 2003
54“Render ___ Caesar …”47Alternative to a Tic Tac
55Chicken wire, e.g.48“I wish!”
56Where “midday” and “one” are in the dictionary?50Swell
59Procedure at a doctor’s office51What Helios personified
60Malcolm X facial feature53Arguments for
61A small amount in science or a large amount in business55Parisian possessive
62Eye sore56Word after golden or old
63Book before Job57Once called
64Big name in ice cream58German article

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