wall street journal - Crossword Answers | 2019 12 03

crossword answers
Clue Answer
From Russ., before 1991 SOV
Gene messenger RNA
Fort-capturing operations SIEGES
Corp. money minder CFO
Cocoa container MUG
Christopher who authored a controversial 2016 dossier STEELE
WORK WITHOUT ___ (TAKE RISKS) ANET
MEASURES OF MEDICINE DOSES
BRO OR SIS SIB
LOPSIDED UNEVEN
DESIGN DETAIL SPEC
BEFORE, BEFORE ERE
Naval officer below Capt CDR
Narrow strip of land: Abbr ISTH
ENTOURAGE POSSE
Parental comment about a teen’s rebelliousness, and a hint to the last words of the starred answers ITSJUSTAPHASE
Makeup of a bath-time beard SOAPSUDS
Send a Dear John letter ENDIT
MANY A TIME OFT
What a double shot of espresso might provide JOLT
Vowel that looks like an H ETA
COVER WITH CONCRETE PAVE
MacGraw of “Love Story” ALI
Least modern OLDEST
IT staffers maintain them PCS
Kemper of “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” ELLIE
Guinea pig or goldfish, say PET
PALINDROMIC FASHION MAGAZINE ELLE
DRAWER FOR DOLLARS TILL
POINT ___ RETURN OFNO
SUPERLATIVE SUFFIX EST
BEEHIVE STATE TRIBE UTES
Highlight from a diva SOLO
WASHROOM FIXTURE BASIN
FABRICATION LIE
FELT A LONGING YENNED
OOZE SEEP
HARMED SCATHED
BEST BUY BUYS TVS
SEEDS-TO-BE OVULES
Writer Damon RUNYON
SUBTERRANEAN SCURRIER SEWERRAT
Kingly name in Norway OLAV
COMIC MORT SAHL
GO FOR A RUN? SKI
GET BY MANAGE
___ NOSTRA COSA
SOCIETAL PROBLEMS ILLS
Bygone iPods NANOS
Army officers below Capt LTS
*“Well, that’s unsurprising” SOWHATELSEISNEW
*Irritatingly confident of one’s own intelligence TOOCLEVERBYHALF
Break a vow, say CHEAT
And others, in ancient Rome ETALII
“Well, looky here!” OHO
DESERT MOUND DUNE
Alternatively, to a texter OTOH
Advice for a young man GOWEST
“___ Misérables” LES
“I take it that’s ___” ANO
“Invisible Cities” author Calvino ITALO
___ B’rith BNAI
*Cradle of civilization FERTILECRESCENT
*Request on a bill PLEASEPAYINFULL
Tough, straight-grained wood ASH
JAZZY INSTRUMENTS SAXES
___ DE DEUX PAS
Spot to get corned beef on rye DELI
Sites for campers RVLOTS
Shake one’s booty TWERK
Shoemaker’s tool AWL
MARKS, AS A BOX XES
BIG HIT IN THE BALLPARK TRIPLE
SOME CONTRACEPTION CHOICES, FOR SHORT IUDS