NYT Crossword December 10 2023 Answers (12/10/23)

We have all of the answers to the NYT Crossword puzzle for December 10 2023 to help you finish it up!
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Our NYT Crossword December 10, 2023 answers guide should help you finish today’s crossword if you’ve found yourself stuck on a crossword clue. The NYT Crossword is a daily puzzle that tests solvers’ knowledge and vocabulary. It’s one of the most popular crosswords in the world, known for its challenging clues and clever wordplay. The puzzle is published in the print edition of The New York Times and is also available online.

NYT Crossword December 10, 2023 Answers

If you need help solving the NYT Crossword on 12/10/23, 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!

Looking for answers to another NYT Crossword puzzle? Check out our archive of NYT Crossword Answers. Our NYT Crossword Hints for December 10, 2023 are also available if you prefer not to be immediately spoiled.

Whiskered bottom-dweller
Workout focus, informally
Tube traveler?
Like Jabba the Hutt
The club's bouncer earned a living …
Subjects of some cautionary tales
Things with keys
Org. overseeing workers' well-being
Treatment site
Insurance giant acquired by CVS in 2018
Bump on a log, say
The fashion magazine's editor focused on fasteners in her …
The Coyotes, on N.H.L. scoreboards
Leader of a flock
The veterinarian specialized in mending …
Most wan
Obnoxious sort
Seaside retreat?
Event that might have "mutton busting"
Japanese maker of watches and mobile phones
"Little ol' me?"
Online command denoted by an arrow inside a cloud
"___ Day Will Come" (1963 #1 hit)
The sound engineer was obsessed with the …
Big name in filters
Unagi or anago
Family on TV's "Smallville"
The groundskeeper spent years studying …
Besson who directed "The Fifth Element"
Food critic's asset
Ex-Giant Manning
Extreme lethargy
Inner self, in Jungian philosophy
Business card abbr.
Instrument heard at the conclusion of "Bohemian Rhapsody"
Courtroom affirmation
French term of endearment
The weary general sat in his …
Orange sources
Item of clothing patented by Mary Phelps Jacob in 1914
The carpenter measured twice for the ideal …
Emmy winner Aduba
It's done in barrels
Salted ___ (margarita option)
Natural hairstyles, informally
Green region on a Risk board
The paid escort was fined for …
Stave off
How subway cars are packed during rush hour
Place of birth, education, work history, etc.
What a haggler hopes to pay
Exchanged words?
Like some rehab
Polite term of address
Where Carol Burnett studied theater arts, for short
"Just happen to" mention some famous people
Director Lee
An eye for an aye, say?
Low island
Hole puncher
19-Down for a cleanup hitter
Kirsten of 1995's "Jumanji"
Summer cooler
___ Baiul, Olympic figure-skating gold medalist
Musical feature in "Swan Lake" and "Peter and the Wolf"
Went trekking, say
Hwy. that runs from Key West to Maine
Flat earth?
Whiskey ingredient
See 9-Down
One way to wish
P, to Plato
Physique, slangily
Beverage brand with antioxidants
Something with a preview in a social media post
Up to
AOL, e.g.
___ Stic (pen brand)
Name hidden in "I smell a rat"
Coat for a cookout
Plot device for many a soap opera
Relative of Camembert
Lead-in to service or sacrifice
Dr. who wrote "I like nonsense. It wakes up the brain cells"
Customer service "assistant," at times
Cry of frustration
Goddess depicted at the foot of King Tut's coffin
Goes (for)
"I'm at your disposal"
Game divided into periods called chukkers
Hockey fake
Virgil at the O.K. Corral
Kick back
Brooding bunch
Strongly suspecting
Singer Mars
Velodrome vehicles
___ rock, genre for T. Rex
Kind of milk
Encouraging shout
Soft powder
Fifth-brightest star in the night sky
Race in H. G. Wells's "The Time Machine"
Chinese dynasty
Where one might store sheet music
So-called "All-Father" of myth
Golf champ McIlroy
In and between
The Vitamin Shoppe competitor
"___ had it!"
Obliques, e.g.
Reason to remove metal accessories
Butter bit
Grand finale?
Things indicated by yellow signage
Company acquired by Morgan Stanley in 2020
Having needles, as a cactus
Secret clique
Southwestern syrup source
Muscat native
Foe in the Elder Scrolls video games
Neophyte, informally
Small cut
Analogy words
Winter hrs. in Chi-Town
Undershirt, maybe
Melted mess

We also recommend trying your hand at the NYT Mini Crossword, which is definitely easier (on all days!) as it is a 5×5, compared to the full-sized crossword (which is 15×15, and the Sunday edition is 21×21!). New crosswords are released at 10PM ET on weekdays and 6PM ET on weekends.

The New York Times crossword was first published in The New York Times in 1942 and has been a daily feature ever since. It is known for its high level of difficulty and for its clever, often playful, clues and themes. The puzzles range in size from 15x15 grids on weekdays to larger 21x21 grids on Sundays, with varying levels of difficulty.

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The New York Times crossword is created by a team of skilled puzzle constructors and editors, who work to ensure that each puzzle is both entertaining and challenging for solvers. The puzzles are often themed, with clues and answers related to a particular subject or concept, and they frequently feature wordplay and puns.

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Solving the New York Times crossword has become a beloved pastime for many, and there are even competitions and clubs devoted to crossword puzzle solving. The New York Times crossword is available in print in the newspaper and online, and it has a dedicated following of loyal solvers who eagerly await each day's puzzle.

If you’re still struggling to solve your NYT crosswords, consider practicing with the Eugene Sheffer and Thomas Joseph dailies first. If you’re looking for similarly challenging crosswords, we recommend the WSJ Crossword and LA Times Crossword.

Christine Mielke

Christine Mielke

Christine Mielke has been writing content for the web for over 15 years. She is well-known for concise, informative content and her transparency. Christine is a 2011 graduate of Santa Clara University’s JD/MBA program, after having graduated in 2007 from University of California, Irvine with B.A. in Economics and B.A. in Political Science.

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