New Yorker Crossword May 21 2024 Answers (5/21/24)

Here are all of the answers to today's New Yorker Crossword puzzle for May 21 2024 to help you finish it up!
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The New Yorker Crossword May 21, 2024 Answers

If you need help solving the New Yorker Crossword on 5/21/24, we’ve listed all of the crossword clues below so you can find the answer(s) you need. You can search for the clue and then select the appropriate clue to get the answer. We have done it this way so that if you’re just looking for a handful of clues, you won’t spoil other ones you’re working on!

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# Clue
1A Snowman’s arm, perhaps
5A Word after small or all
9A Bounces gently on the water
13A 2021 film based on the work of Haruki Murakami
15A Magazine whose name is a pronoun
16A “Like you wouldn’t believe!”
17A “The Autobiography of Malcolm X” collaborator Haley
18A “Bessie” co-writer and director Rees
19A Specks in the sea
20A Momentary sparkle
21A Pre- relative
22A “salt.” poet Nayyirah
24A Round that eliminates two teams
26A Tasks on a list
27A Meal during which the Four Questions are asked
28A Zigzagging moves whose popularity overseas spread to the N.B.A.
32A Organs with walls
33A Inc., in Britain
34A Ordeal
35A Short contests within a larger competition, as in Mario Party
37A Multimedia artist ___ Red Star
38A Bailey who forms half of an R. & B. duo with her sister Halle
39A Coverage
40A Is rough on the ears
42A Café au ___
43A ___ Day of Visibility (March 31st)
44A Part of a Miss Piggy costume
46A Single exercise
49A Emulate a siren
50A Strategy for guarding a guard, perhaps
52A Spongy rice-and-lentil cake sometimes drizzled with ghee
53A Housemates that hardly ever go out?
54A What an ovenbird makes on the forest floor
55A Forever
56A Bits of bubbly?
1D The Great Banyan, for one
2D What allows some headbands to keep their shape
3D ___ leaf (symbol of the sorority Alpha Kappa Alpha)
4D 2022 Steve Lacy album that alludes to his late-May birthday
5D Go around and around
6D Feel longing
7D They often contain letters you don’t want anyone else to read
8D Full-house initials
9D Memphis stretch known for blues music
10D Basic skateboarding trick
11D Mixture
12D Write some fantasy?
13D VHS replacement
14D Requirements
20D Mystery authors?
21D Course that might cover “Paradise” and “This Side of Paradise,” for short
23D “Much ___ About Nothing”
24D Org. that asks if we’re alone
25D Site of a Biblical eviction
26D Student who may have a personalized learning plan
27D Difference’s opposite
28D “Sesame Street” standard that Lil Nas X once co-performed on “The Not-Too-Late Show”
29D It comes before zwei
30D Nursing-bra inserts
31D Conniving
36D Lager alternative
39D São ___, Brazil
40D Number that might be affected by inflation
41D Structures that urban skiers grind
42D Gray wolves
43D ___ paradox (thought experiment in which a high-speed traveller appears to age differently from someone on Earth)
45D Ready to enter a textile-free sauna
46D Escape into a book
47D Nourishes oneself
48D Periodic occurrence, for short?
50D ___ de la Bandera (February observance in Mexico)
51D School such as Navajo Tech or I.A.I.A.

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