USA Today - Crossword Answers | 2021 09 16

crossword answers
Clue Answer
'YOU BETCHA!' YES
BIT OF ADVICE TIP
OUT OF STYLE PASSE
CROOKED BENT
Chocolaty or carroty treat CAKE
BIT OF GOSSIP RUMOR
Bass player's accessory AMP
BACKUP OPTION PLANB
Comedic imitation IMPRESSION
Counterpart of written VERBAL
Dee who directed 'Pariah' REES
Difference between is and was TENSE
Esquites, but on a cob ELOTE
Feeling after leg day ACHE
Figures defined by y = mx b LINES
Flat ___ (hairstyling tools) IRONS
Former student, for short ALUM
Great Mosque of Djenne building material ADOBE
Heifer sound MOO
Kansas City barbecue specialty BURNTENDS
Like 2 and 5 but not 25 PRIME
Like hair in a pixie cut SHORT
Make a T-shirt quilt, for example SEW
Mixture for making brownies BATTER
Mode of transportation RAIL
Numbered highway (Abbr.) RTE
Attention to ___ DETAIL
Arroz junto ingredient RICE
Animal at an equine rescue PONY
Animal at an equine rescue MULE
All of a ___ SUDDEN
101 COURSE INTRO
'___ eat!' ('Dig in!') LETS
'Small Axe' actor John BOYEGA
Period of a billion years EON
Pillow annoyance LUMP
Prickly ___ cactus PEAR
Public defender's expertise LAW
Soaks up some rays, perhaps TANS
Sports analyst Taylor MARIA
Starch in Indian cuisine ALOO
Sunburn application ALOE
The ___ Empire INCA
To-do ___ LIST
Wingspan and Clue, for two BOARDGAMES
Wolf relatives COYOTES
Woody's owner in 'Toy Story' ANDY
'Secondly . . .' ALSO
'Let me say it one more time' IREPEAT
MAILBOX OPENING SLOT
KEY NEAR CAPS LOCK TAB
FROSTIER ICIER
ONE AND ONLY LONE
FINAL LAST
HIGHWAY ENTRANCE ONRAMP
Neighbor of Sweden NORWAY
SCRABBLE PIECE TILE
PROHIBIT BAN
PLACE TO SLEEP BED
OCEAN PREDATOR ORCA
TINY BIT TAD
SHINBONE TIBIA
Restaurant servers WAITERS
ELBOW'S PLACE ARM
IN NEED OF LOTION ASHY
DESPERATE REQUESTS PLEAS
Follow an order OBEY
TEMPTED LURED
SERENGETI PREDATORS LIONS