USA Today Crossword

Updated: 12 August 2017

Crossword answers for The USA Today crossword, Saturday, 12 August 2017.

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Effect of a love potion
SPELL
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Animation collectible
CEL
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Consign to the junk heap
SCRAP
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Feel remorse over
RUE
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Home to clergymen
PARISHHOUSE
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Source of tallow
SUET
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Respectful denial
NOSIR
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Dressing room array
LOCKERS
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Consecrate with oil
ANOINT
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Mathletes, stereotypically
NERDS
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Hang like a hummingbird
HOVER
33
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Letter inclusion (Abbr.)
ENC
36
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Preserves, as tomatoes
CANS
37
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Fax forerunner
TELEX
38
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Bend at a barre
PLIE
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High priest of Shiloh
ELI
40
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Mike Tyson or Tyson Fury
BOXER
41
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Did a track official's job
TIMED
42
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Was googly-eyed
STARED
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Site of the first Olympics
GREECE
45
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Held together
COHERED
47
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Blew one's own horn
BOASTED
48
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Earthy pigment
OCHER
49
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Patches, as a grass court
SODS
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Woodwind with a misleading name
ENGLISHHORN
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Grannies
NANAS
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Cape Cod catch
SCROD

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Maple tree yield
SAP
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Sports org. with a Tour
PGA
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Go awry
ERR
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Necklace of plumerias
LEI
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Drops off
LESSENS
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Mount St. Helens fallout
ASHES
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Glaswegian, e.g.
SCOT
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Play about Capote
TRU
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Like alfresco dining
OPENAIR
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Test pilot's headgear
CRASHHELMET
12
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13
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Dirty old men's looks
LEERS
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On the disabled list
HURT
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Knight's weapon
LANCE
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Hoops great Shaq
ONEAL
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Some broiler chickens
CORNISHHENS
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DINK part
KIDS
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Cut off, as ties
SEVER
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Fearsome dino
TREX
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Propelled, as a raft
POLED
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Put the whammy on
HEXED
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Signed away
CEDED
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Went lickety-split
TORE
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Domino's deliveries
PIES
40
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Sparsely vegetated expanses
BARRENS
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Destroys deliberately
TRASHES
43
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Pantheon denizens
GODS
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Sedan alternative
COUPE
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Eight-line part of a sonnet
OCTET
47
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Adirondack chair part
SLAT
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Slangy turndown
NAH
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Bearded Serengeti beast
GNU
54
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Sot's interjection
HIC
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Anthem contraction
OER
56
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Silent assent
NOD

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