NYT Crossword January 3 2024 Answers (1/3/24)

We have all of the answers to the NYT Crossword puzzle for January 3 2024 to help you finish it up!
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Our NYT Crossword January 3, 2024 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 January 3, 2024 Answers

If you need help solving the NYT Crossword on 1/3/24, 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!

Looking for answers to another NYT Crossword puzzle? Check out our archive of NYT Crossword Answers. Our NYT Crossword Hints for January 3, 2024 are also available if you prefer not to be immediately spoiled.

Teacher of the Talmud
Alternative to a thigh
Cousin of a picnic, informally
Horn or whistle, at times
Home of Bach Ma Temple
Nickname for Missouri's second-largest city, with "the"
Was worth another mention
Start of a simple selection process
Eartha who sang "I Want to Be Evil"
Cool place in a hot place
Janet's "not-a-robot" boyfriend on "The Good Place"
Speaking naturally
Travel discount
International intelligence organization?
With 40-Across, offshore work site
It's money, in a saying
Apple ___
Said no ... or, interpreted differently, a hint to entering the answers to 16-, 26-, 46- and 61-Across
See 30-Across
"Light" of a light bulb moment
Surrounded by
Not inflammatory?
Musical instrument also called a chac-chac
TV's Ted Lasso, e.g.
"___ que sí!" (Spanish "Of course!")
Eton students, traditionally
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Sanctuary like Yellowstone
"What a revelation!"
Public relations focus
Needing direction
Bring up
Broccoli ___
It's vera soothing!
Rural shindig
Edy's competitor
Mischievous tyke
Power unit
Still able to win
Lead-in to stick or starter
Escort of a sort
Trap from all sides
Dungeons & Dragons mission
Sort of poem not usually pluralized by adding an -s
Scraped (out)
Letters that are fittingly part of "f_mily _ _ i _"
Bring up
Finish one's taxes
Ward (off)
Tours de force
"___ but a scratch"
Customizable Nintendo avatar
1800s steam-powered locomotive
Breath freshener
Good ___ (kind soul)
___ Klein, author of "Why We're Polarized"
"Curses upon thee!"
Raw material for some analysts
Subject of a centuries-old theatrical superstition
Having legendary status
"You matter to me"
Not many
Mundane employment, derisively
Leader of Argos?
Harshly criticize, informally
"Without delay!"
Part of Y.S.L.
Resting place?
Québécois confidant
___ fly (R.B.I.-earning play)

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.

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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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