NYT Crossword May 9 2023 Answers (5/9/23)

We have all of the answers to the NYT Crossword puzzle for May 9 2023 to help you finish it up!
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The New York Times 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. Solvers can choose to play the crossword in various levels of difficulty, from easy to very hard. If you’ve been stumped NYT May 9 2023 Crossword, we have all the answers for you.

NYT Crossword Answers Guide

Below you will find all of the answers for the May 9 2023 New York Times Crossword. Click/tap on 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! You can also find an ongoing post of the latest NYT Crossword answers.

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Tennis shot that might be smashed back
"Yes we can" sloganeer of 2008
One of the Ivies
Japanese sash
Disney film set in imperial China
Wasn't overturned, as a ruling
Driving for Uber, e.g.
Raffle ticket, e.g.
✌, at an antiwar protest
"Shoulda listened to me!"
Make believe
It's a drag
Reader's download
___ Mai, singer with the 2018 hit "Boo'd Up"
Buckwheat noodles in Tokyo
Independent divisions, in corporate jargon
Fission focus
Bottomless well
Grandma, to Brits
Treasure stash
"Let's do this thing!"
Bunches of flowers
"___ to Autocorrect" (Martha Silano poem)
Person on a beat
"Spring forward" hrs.
Musical set in ancient Egypt
Cathedral recess
✌, from Winston Churchill
Print maker?
Hawaiian greeting
"I am woman, hear me ___"
Buy in, say
___ City (Detroit)
Shrek or Fiona
Boilermaker component
Captain's "Stop!"
Incline that affords access
"This Old House" network
Apt name for a curator
Phillipa of "Hamilton"
✌, when ordering
Early home for Abraham Lincoln
Theater award that sounds like 15-Across
Implement for eating soup but probably not for stirring coffee
Alpha's opposite
✌, in a silly group photo
___-pop (eclectic genre)
At ___ rate
All those in favor, in the Senate
"Full speed ahead!"
"That's a shame"
"I approve"
Breath mint from a tin
Garlic segments
Most docile
Suffix with schnozz
Prefix with political
Frequent descriptor for 9-Across
Toaster treat
1904 Nobelist who wrote "Conditioned Reflexes"
Ballpark snack topped with cheese sauce
Label for a post-makeover photo
"404 Not Found," e.g., in computing
Election Day exhortation
Quiet fitness discipline
The ___ Five (nickname for the "Queer Eye" cast)
Soul mate, with "the"
Pitching ability, colloquially
Be an agent for

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.

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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