NYT Crossword October 31 2023 Answers (10/31/23)

We have all of the answers to the NYT Crossword puzzle for October 31 2023 to help you finish it up!
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Our NYT Crossword October 31, 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 October 31, 2023 Answers

If you need help solving the NYT Crossword on 10/31/23, 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 October 31, 2023 are also available if you prefer not to be immediately spoiled.

Bill dispensers, in brief
"___ Don't Lie" (#1 Shakira hit)
"Sweet!," quaintly
"Pet" that's a plant
Land unit
Less cooked
Horror film franchise named after a holiday
Yoga pose
Social media platform whose logo resembles a musical note
Things often named with ordinal numbers: Abbr.
Horse's gait
2018 slasher film set at a remote lake house
Soothing applications
Shredded salad ingredient in 2-Down cuisine
"The Time Machine" people
Noah's craft
Horror franchise with the antagonist Ghostface
In an emphatic manner
Break, as a rule
2017 horror film that won Best Original Screenplay
___ Rachel Wood of "Westworld"
State of rest
Warning signs
1973 horror film starring Julie Christie and Donald Sutherland
Asian nursemaid
Mac alternatives
They can be grand or upright
Word with signal or silence
2011 dark-comedy slasher film that takes place during a family reunion
Cricket noise
Common sushi fish
Football gains
Make an impression?
Yearn (for)
Eight, in Essen
Southeast Asian cuisine
Food for a baby mammal
Pepper's partner
Ethan of "Boyhood"
Epitome of coldness
Washing machine setting
Gun lobby org.
Upper Manhattan neighborhood also known as El Barrio
In the loop
Voice above baritone
Speak to a crowd
Cries at a fireworks display
Condition of equilibrium
Nimble, as a nonagenarian
Tickle Me Elmo maker
Floating chunk of 6-Down
Hand sanitizer ingredient
Musical interval used to convey sadness
Catchy-yet-quirky music genre
Roof overhang
___ impasse
Department store department
Burr-versus-Hamilton face-off
Powerful engine
Invites on a date
Immature egg cell
Scraped knee, perhaps
Mr. of "Pride and Prejudice"
Largest city in Nebraska
Low point
Big name in media and philanthropy
Overly meticulous
Emperor beginning in A.D. 54
Yoked animals
Without a plus-one, say
Black ___
Tar Heels' sch.

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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