USA Today - Crossword Answers | 2021 09 19

crossword answers
Clue Answer
'King ___' LEAR
BIG GULP SWIG
ELBOW POKE JAB
CROWN FOR A PRINCESS TIARA
BLOW AWAY AWE
'___ luck?' ANY
'Get started!' GOTOIT
'DEFINITELY!' YES
GET PROGRESSIVELY NARROWER TAPER
'AWESOME!' RAD
FLASHLIGHT LIGHT BEAM
PURPLE BERRY ACAI
HANG AROUND LOITER
HEREDITY UNITS GENES
POSSESSED HAD
MAKE BELOVED ENDEAR
HUNT FOR SEEK
Round objects ORBS
PATCH APPLIED USING HEAT IRONON
Extra NHL periods, for short OTS
Name hidden in 'alias' ALI
Online b-day greetings ECARDS
People who celebrate Matariki MAORI
Ping-___ paddle PONG
Popular street food in Trinidad ROTI
Rice pudding spice NUTMEG
FAT IN BIRD FEEDERS SUET
Foot strike KICK
Fujian's continent ASIA
Gave a shock JOLTED
Kissing in a park, e.g PDA
Misses' opposites HITS
Most populous city in Nebraska OMAHA
Seaweed-wrapped sushi rolls NORIMAKI
Signs of joy TEARS
The D in Iowa's DMU DES
Thrift store label TAG
What 'Bei' in 'Beijing' means NORTH
When many babies start to crawl AGEONE
Worshipper of Viracocha INCA
___ Ock (rhyming Marvel nickname) DOC
Dog's snarling sound GRR
Commercial names BRANDS
Movie producer born in 2004 MARSAIMARTIN
Beets or rice, e.g CROP
Be very loving DOTE
Answered sharply RETORTED
A ___ coincidence MERE
A musk ox has a strong one ODOR
Nail artist's layer COAT
'The Hills' actress HEIDIMONTAG
NOT FROM A BIG STUDIO INDIE
Early stage for an app BETA
TAKE LEGAL ACTION SUE
GARDEN IN GENESIS EDEN
TIME PERIOD ERA
SHALLOWEST GREAT LAKE ERIE
STIR-FRYING VESSEL PAN
___ IN A BLUE MOON ONCE
Like 27-Down BREWED
SERIOUS NOJOKE
MAKE STITCHES SEW
___-MED PRE