NYT Crossword September 17 2023 Answers (9/17/23)

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

If you need help solving the NYT Crossword on 9/17/23, 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 September 17, 2023 are also available if you prefer not to be immediately spoiled.

Need for double Dutch
___ avis
Cutting room?
Hirer of an executive director
Popular pizza chain, familiarly
Building support beam
Spirit of St. Louis, e.g.
Half of a Muppet duo
URL starter
Supplication to Ares (Plastic Ono Band)
Tell (on)
Shows up in the afternoon?
Figure skating jump
Excited gifter's words
Tell (on), informally
Congregants' seats
Warning to Icarus (The Beatles)
Iconic TV role for Lucy Lawless
"No ___!"
Beef, maybe
Consideration for a hairstylist
The "I" of AIG: Abbr.
Request to Prometheus (The Doors)
Features of airports in Nevada
Set apart
One with a fasten-ating job?
Common city street hangouts
London-based cosmetics giant
Dior fragrance
Small sip of alcohol, to Brits
Comment to Aphrodite (Roy Orbison)
Olympic crafts since 1936
Chapters of history
Drunken walk
Vegetable that looks like a portmanteau of two other vegetables (but isn't!)
First name in cosmetics
Criticism of Narcissus (Carly Simon)
Crème ___ crème
Some are loose
Smoke detector?
Envy, e.g.
___ Major Cluster (astronomical grouping)
Van ___ & Arpels (jeweler)
Entreaty to Hades (Electric Light Orchestra)
"Like … NOW!"
Actress Chaplin
Camp production, maybe
Egg white
Bygone Apple desktops
Heart monitor, for short
Congratulations to Eos (Cat Stevens)
Predator that can grow to roughly the size of a school bus
Component of some chains
Cafeteria server
Eat in style
Religious figurehead
Some are loose
___ Daly, "Cagney & Lacey" co-star
Exclamation from Astro on "The Jetsons"
Like some books
Worker who throws things
In particular, in shorthand
Ribbed pasta
Dodger Stadium is built on one
Big things to sell out
Chant to an honoree
Word of woe
Fond du ___, Wis.
Representation of January
Tidy up
Kind of history
A, as in ancient history?
Having a lot of dinero
Yoga pose on all fours
"Optical" accessories
Touching, say
Neither lose nor win, in betting lingo
Nail work, for short
Solomon, for one
Job candidate's aspiration
Highlight, in a way
German "or"
Vocal range from about F3 to F5
Underlying reason
Peter and Alexander
Either blank in "___ is ___"
Guiding light
Airport transport
Big name in auto parts
De Carlo who played Lily Munster
Total suck-up?
Parcel of land
What a cordwainer makes
___ and the Pussycats (fictional band)
Spanish "but"
Jr. and sr.
Component of a fairy costume
Its first store was in Älmhult, Smaland
Ingredients in many candies
Nuevo Hampshire, por ejemplo
Something found on a belt
Major inconvenience
"___ Misbehavin'"
Letters on a Cognac bottle
Radii, e.g.
Univ. sessions
Swing by a string, say
Jacket type
Erupt with laughter
Like some spy messages
Item in a table setting
To excess
Certain polytheist
Cancel out
Pres. Biden, once
"You tell 'em!"
___ Linda, Calif.
Articles that may be wired
Condo, e.g.
Popular vacation destination
"2001" computer
Recipe instruction
Frequently, poetically

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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