The Washington Post Sunday - Crossword Answers | 2021 05 30

crossword answers
Clue Answer
FAIRWAY CHOICE NINEIRON
DENSELY PACKED CROWD THRONG
BALTIMORE PRO ORIOLE
COLLECTIVELY ASONE
RADIO STUDIO SIGN ONAIR
DUDE FELLA
GAVE FALSE HOPE TO LEDON
SLIP AWAY ELAPSE
COMMON LUNCH HOUR NOON
SCRUFFS NAPES
MAKE MORE BEARABLE RELIEVE
EMMY-WINNING FALCO EDIE
MASSIVE AMOUNT TON
ONLY SLIGHTLY ATAD
Billion-year period EON
___-FRY STIR
AREA OF AGREEMENT OVERLAP
___-State Area TRI
PET COLLAR ATTACHMENT IDTAG
TOOK PART IN A FEAST ATE
GRAVITATE (TOWARD) TEND
MAGAZINE SUBSCRIBER READER
Dirty martini garnish GREENOLIVE
See 81 Down POLICE
K-12 support grp PTA
'Ain't Misbehavin'' Tony winner Carter NELL
'Back so soon?' YOUAGAIN
'Chess' team, e.g.? CAST
'Fascinating' ISEE
'Friendly' prefix ECO
'Guys and Dolls' composer Frank LOESSER
'If Beale Street Could Talk' star KiKi LAYNE
'It's hopeless!' ICANT
'Kids, you tried your best and you failed miserably. The lesson is: Never try' speaker on 'The Simpsons' HOMER
'Open Your Box' musician Yoko ONO
'Sounds about right' GUESSSO
'Star Trek: Deep Space Nine' changeling ODO
'This film is not ___ rated' YET
'This Old House' carpenter Norm ABRAM
'Wanna bet?' reply? IPASS
'___ in Toyland' BABES
'___ to a Drum' (Yusef Komunyakaa poem) ODE
102 Across seller CAFE
1994 Van Damme film partially set in 2004 TIMECOP
1996 Broadway premiere RENT
A matter of discourse TOPIC
Apt rhyme of 'conk' BONK
Beastly noises ROARS
Bird's perch in a city LEDGE
Blimp's locale SKY
Bridal gown feature LACE
Brief, as a reply TERSE
Cardiovascular concern HEART
Ceremonial pitcher EWER
Cold mass FLOE
Cornea site EYE
Cosmic snowball COMET
Crystal violet, e.g DYE
Decepticon in 'Transformers,' e.g ROBOT
Dragon's habitat LAIR
Emmy-winning Rivers JOAN
English form of 'ella' SHE
ET born in 1756 ALF
Expressed grief loudly WAILED
Filmmaker Sofia, Eleanor or Francis Ford COPPOLA
Former MLB boss Bud SELIG
Former wireless provider ALLTEL
Get one's ankles wet WADE
Heidi Gardner's sketch show, briefly SNL
Hires employees of a rival company POACHES
Hoofed hybrids FAUNS
Human or beast, e.g BEING
Isolate on an atoll, say ENISLE
Knowledge of alchemy, say ARCANA
Lake by Eastlake, Ohio ERIE
Like Captain Marvel HEROIC
Like someone who's clapping back SASSY
Line at a crime scene CORDON
Mani-pedi venue SPA
Material melted to make glass SAND
Most tenors MEN
Moves briskly like a Clydesdale TROTS
Not taking charge? FREE
On high alert VIGILANT
Openings for quarters COINSLOTS
Palindromic pal BUB
Payment before getting a raise? ANTE
Photo-sharing website acquired by SmugMug in 2018 FLICKR
Post-makeover self-description NEWME
Potential flower girl at an aunt's wedding NIECE
Robert De Niro's role in 'Taxi Driver' TRAVISBICKLE
Sheet found in a door PANE
Shows trepidation TREMBLES
Single guys' dwellings BACHELORPADS
Ski ___ (group of mountainside rescue workers) PATROL
Skipper's post HELM
Slow talker of Tolkien novels ENT
Social for a child and teddy bears, perhaps TEAPARTY
Societal afflictions ILLS
Some summoned rides UBERS
Start of a proverb about deception FOOLMEONCE
State of dulled sensibility STUPOR
Sudoku grid section ROW
Supersonic vehicle JET
They often fly during pride parades RAINBOWFLAGS
Things under a bed cover? SEEDS
Thumbs-up in D.C YESVOTE
Trees bearing cones PINES
Trimmed, as hedges PRUNED
Uncle Fester portrayer Christopher LLOYD
Vehicle driven in 'Six Feet Under' HEARSE
Verbal examination ORAL
Viking's mission RAID
W-9 info SSN
Wasn't a miser SPENT
___ Memorial Quilt (folk art first displayed in 1987) AIDS
___-watching (enjoying bad TV, say) HATE

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