The Washington Post Sunday - Crossword Answers | 2021 08 15

crossword answers
Clue Answer
ILLUSTRIOUS NOTED
HINDER DETER
DOUBLE-REED WOODWIND OBOE
Aware of, as a secret INON
Beginning of history? PRE
Bones' connection site JOINT
Castilian conqueror ELCID
Certain campus partner SUITEMATE
Channel showing MVPs ESPN
Co. founders, often CEOS
Crazy Horse and Red Cloud's people OGLALA
Create on-screen characters? TYPE
Crystalline collectible GEODE
Cultural sites? (Florida Georgia Line) PETRIDISHES
Digits on an IRS form SSN
Diplomat Kofi ANNAN
Energy, or a drink JUICE
Ex-MLB commish Bud SELIG
Existed (Interpol) LIVED
Female 94 Down DOE
Fields Medal field MATH
Fragrant shrubs (Pink) MYRTLES
Gala at 8 p.m., say (Duran Duran) SOIREE
Genre for Ma Rainey and Papa Charlie McCoy BLUES
Handle one may not want to be attached to EPITHET
Hollywood spectacles EPICS
Aria performers DIVAS
Anvil brand in cartoons ACME
Abbr. on a street sign AVE
'___ got your back' IVE
'Why, yes!' INDEEDIDO
'The French Dispatch' director Anderson WES
'Platoon' war zone, briefly NAM
'Per my last email ...' ASISAID
'Nature' channel PBS
'How could you ___?' TELL
'Hacksaw Ridge' actress Palmer TERESA
'Fun Home' has one ACT
BY ___ OF (DUE TO) DINT
AIRPORT QUEUE VEHICLE TAXI
A cappella group voice TENOR
'Yes ___, Bob!' SIREE
'The African Queen' co-screenwriter James AGEE
SINGER SANDS EVIE
Hair treatment RINSE
Insurance giant's spokeslizard (Beyoncé) GEICOGECKO
Intriguing piece of info TIDBIT
Italian salami variety (U2) GENOA
Language spoken in Chiang Mai THAI
LearnedLeague content TRIVIA
Legal case's substance MERITS
Like some engineers NAVAL
Like TV shows watched by night owls ONLATE
Male 94 Down STAGS
Many awards for Audra McDonald TONYS
Mixed martial artist Anderson ___ SILVA
Move like a crane SOAR
New ___ (music genre) AGE
Noise from a pigeon COO
Nutritionists' concerns DIETS
Obvious (Ed Sheeran) EVIDENT
Occasion to geek out NERDFEST
Oceanography subject SEA
Oregon neighbor, briefly CALI
Peter Gabriel's band, once GENESIS
Plane's landing hr ETA
Plants bearing grapes VINES
Primary fight MAINEVENT
Ride or die, e.g NOUN
Ring-tailed creature COATI
Rocker King ELLE
Scan in which a patient may wear headphones MRI
Service period, often? SUNDAY
Some deciduous trees ELMS
Spotted lanternfly, e.g PEST
Stuff on a Q-tip's tip COTTON
Swimmers' competition MEET
Hair treatment TINT
Hair treatment PERM
THE NIGHT BEFORE EVE
REMAINS UNDECIDED PENDS
PRECIPICE EDGE
IN NEED OF NOURISHMENT UNFED
PENN STATION? DORM
KAZAN OF FILM ELIA
Grossed out NAUSEATED
PRO VOTE YEA
SLEIGHT-OF-HAND SCAM MONTE
RELIEVES (OF) RIDS
WOOL COAT FLEECE
ROWER'S PROPELLER OAR
SOME SORORITY LETTERS XIS
Spread, as seeds SOW
___-IN-LAW SON
Film director DuVernay AVA
MAKE A DECISION SELECT
INSECT ON A BOX OF HONEY NUT CHEERIOS BEE
NEVER, IN GERMAN NIE
SOCCER FAN'S CHANT OLE
Tale in a tome, perhaps SAGA
The band Phantogram, e.g DUO
Tool placed in a bucket MOP
U.S. citizen-to-be's subj ESL
Vaccine research org NIH
Vexed greatly ATEAT
Viciously sarcastic SNIDE
Victory lap pace TROT
Warty pond swimmer TOAD
Way too drawn-out OVERLONG
What TSA agents check IDS
Wide receiver's org NFL
___ nodes LYMPH