wall street journal - Crossword Answers | 2019 12 26

crossword answers
Clue Answer
KEEPS IN THE LOOP, IN A WAY CCS
FOOTWEAR BRAND SINCE 1916 KEDS
Go from empty to full, and a hint to four squares in this puzzle FUELUP
CLEANED OUT BROKE
Chain through seven countries ANDES
Color of a Sonora sunset, perhaps ROJO
Eerie aircraft UFOS
Eileen of “The Crown” ATKINS
Famous fashion initials YSL
Exclamation on the Autobahn ACH
PIECE OF LAMB ESSAY
COSTA ___ RICA
GO FROM DAWN TO DUSK LATEN
LOOM IMPEND
MODEST DRESS MAXI
Wafflers brand EGGO
What makes CGI artists love their jobs? THEJOYOFSFX
Homer’s neighbor NED
Meditative school ZEN
One moaning “braaaaaaaains” ZOMBIE
BAKERY COME-ON AROMA
UNSPECIFIED AMOUNT SOME
BIBLICAL PROPHET HOSEA
CHAMPAGNE CORK SOUND POP
URGE YEN
FLAG TIRE
Brand that can double as a tic-tac-toe row OXO
REVIEWER OF BOOKS, BRIEFLY CPA
One with a killer job ASSASSIN
Richest passenger on the Titanic ASTOR
Jacques of French cinema TATI
“Exodus” writer URIS
“Once upon a midnight dreary...” writer POE
“You agree, yes?” AMIRIGHT
1973 #1 song from the Rolling Stones ANGIE
7-Down, north of the border RED
Base balancers ACIDS
Beginning to understand? SHORTU
Battle of the bulge? FIGUREFIGHT
Can’t abide HATES
Ruminant that sounds just born GNU
Scriptural verse PSALM
Source of Wall St. headlines IPO
Specimen for a volcanologist ASH
Steamy stories EROTICA
Strategic accessorizing? SCARFTACTICS
TOOK OFF LEFT
YELLOWISH EARTH TONE OCHRE
VIETNAMESE SOUP PHO
MOVE LIKE MOLASSES OOZE
Crash sites? SOFAS
GIVES AWAY CEDES
Oddly, usual color of an airplane’s black box ORANGE
Out of service, so to speak EXARMY
One of Voldemort’s horcruxes DIARY
Org. for the Jets and the Sharks NHL
Penny’s makeup, largely ZINC
Peebles people SCOTS
Psychic gift ESP
REPEATEDLY OFTEN
LIKE MOLASSES SLOW
NOT OUT AWAKE
Laze about LOAF
TALKS HOARSELY RASPS
SMARTY NODOPE
High point of a skyline, perhaps SPIRE
Hulking out MAD
How to get the lead out ERASURE
Joe without the jitters DECAF
Least loud SOFTEST
Like contented gourmands SATED
Laugh lines? COMEDYSERIFS
Michelle’s predecessor LAURA
SEASONED VETS PROS
TOOK IN EYED
SELLOUT HIT
ZIP NIL
WESTERN TRIBE UTES