NYT Crossword July 17 2023 Answers (7/17/23)

We have all of the answers to the NYT Crossword puzzle for July 17 2023 to help you finish it up!
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Our NYT Crossword July 17, 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 July 17, 2023 Answers

If you need help solving the NYT Crossword on 7/17/23, 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 July 17, 2023 are also available if you prefer not to be immediately spoiled.

Baby's lightweight garment with snaps
Baby's dribble catcher
Bottom-row PC key
Kind of cuisine with kimchi
Mine cart filler
Length x width, for a rectangle
Two-ingredient drink order
Convent residents
Med school subj.
Use a chair
2016 Denzel Washington/Viola Davis film whose title refers to real and metaphorical barriers
Distinctive effect of paint applied to a canvas
Meryl with eight Golden Globes
Bakery treats that are sweeter than their name suggests
___ Suárez, tennis star with eight Grand Slam doubles titles
Grp. with many Mideast members
Atlanta-based network
How-to manual
China's Mao ___-tung
Tilt sideways
Regional flora and fauna
"If wishes were ___, beggars would ride"
Recurring comical reference
"… and the ___ to know the difference" (end of the Serenity Prayer)
Go bad
Pageant accessory
Tennis great Arthur
Query of concern … or a phonetic hint to two pairs of letters appearing in 17-, 24-, 37- and 48-Across
Bit of body ink
Under consideration
Once, once
H or η, in the Greek alphabet
One whose property is being held as debt security
Pod vegetable in gumbo
Part of speech that might be "proper"
___ Franklin (gospel-singing sister of Aretha)
Icon that lights up during a turbulent plane ride
Writer Fleming
Diner seating option
Meaty Mexican dish
Lacks what it takes
Service centers for big rigs
Zellweger who played Judy Garland in 2019's "Judy"
Glasgow gal
Counterpart of trans, in gender identity terminology
Caboose's location
Poet Gertrude
Spinning skewer
Spends some time in the sun, maybe
Thorny sources of pride for a gardener
Atlantic or Pacific
Scholastic book fair org.
Big audio equipment brand
"The ___ the limit"
Frisbee sport
Cozy spot
Use a tab key, say
Artist and musician Yoko
What French fries fry in
Staircase part
Environmental activist Thunberg
Boat's trail
Similar (to)
Park name in London and Chicago
Tell (on)
Informal term for college, in Great Britain

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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