NYT Crossword July 21 2023 Answers (7/21/23)

We have all of the answers to the NYT Crossword puzzle for July 21 2023 to help you finish it up!
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Our NYT Crossword July 21, 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 21, 2023 Answers

If you need help solving the NYT Crossword on 7/21/23, 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 21, 2023 are also available if you prefer not to be immediately spoiled.

"Don't be ___"
"Aren't I somethin'?!"
Class some people are dying to get into?
Billboard number, maybe
Features of some cheesy dinner parties?
Name that means "no one" in Latin
What follows both the living and dead?
Oscar-nominated director Gerwig
Traffic director
Big part of California?
Woman's name that becomes a country when its vowels are swapped
Kitchen variety
Towers from which muezzins announce calls to prayer
Xeriscape garden plants
Heroine of novels set at Lilac Inn, Shadow Ranch and Red Gate Farm
UNESCO World Heritage listings
Example of exemplary service
Opening gambit of sorts
Little buggers
Suddenly think of
Possible result of a major fall
Some names on buildings
What I might be
Get metal from, in a way
How theremin music sounds
W.W. II hero who retired from the mil. to run for president
"A Midsummer Night's Dream" character
Group cultivated by a recruiter
More than a twinge
Creatures that can regrow a lost tooth up to 50 times
Defeater of Jörmungandr
Canceled, to a philatelist
Like electromagnetic radiation with the shortest wavelength
Call upon arriving home, maybe
Privy to
Meaning of the Persian suffix "-stan"
Business abbr.
"Ding, ding, ding, we have a winner!"
Dating preference
Pulls and analyzes online information, e.g.
Core group
Boundary for "first and goal" plays
Quad ___ (2022 record jump achieved by Ilia Malinin)
Fancy wheels
Thames town
Preceder of Christmas
Exchange rings?
One who's out and about?
First national magazine to feature Steve Jobs on the cover
Amazed reactions
Zaphod Beeblebrox in "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy," for one
Kind of drawing
Knight clubs
Muse of lyric poetry
Barbershop fixture?
Cobs, e.g.
Highly trained body
Place to find a hammer and anvil
"Nothing ___"
A good deal
Say again
Magazine that debuted in France in 1945 and the U.S. in 1985
Joy of MSNBC
Temple building
Actress Lanchester
Cross shape
Grp. that might get a talking-to by the principal

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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