NYT Easy Mode Crossword December 15 2023 Answers (12/15/23)

We have all of the answers to the NYT Crossword puzzle for December 15 2023 to help you finish it up!
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Our NYT Easy Mode Crossword December 15, 2023 answers guide should help you finish today’s crossword if you’ve found yourself stuck on a crossword clue. The NYT Easy Mode Crossword is a newer format where paid subscribers can get access to Friday’s puzzle on Wednesday but with easier clues. If you’ve trying your hand at this new format but still need help, we have you covered.

NYT Easy Mode Crossword December 15, 2023 Answers

If you need help solving the NYT Easy Mode Crossword on 12/15/23, 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!

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Practice boxing
How long a punted ball remains in the air, in football lingo
Very light, as a color
"Really? Just … stop"
Starting on
Seasoned almonds and cashews, e.g.
Extreme degree
Set of 16 on a pool table
Change, as a lock
Red diamond, for example
W.S.J. competitor
"... two if ___" (end of a famous line about Paul Rever's ride)
They indicate cell service on a phone
Granola bit
Orange-yellow pigment
"OMG, ur funny!"
Aid in catching fish
Innocent sense of awe
___ Lingus (carrier to Dublin)
Miss America's accessory
___ Rica
"Woo-hoo!," in a text
Pronoun whose final letter is often mistakenly omitted
"High five!"
Chicago trains
"Everybody come to the dinner table!"
___ Orfei, Italian actress whose first name is found in "Italian actress"
Join, as a table
Thanksgiving tuber
Coke or Pepsi, but not Sprite
Partiality concern in the field of journalism
Face-off in a classic Western
Gathering of school students in an auditorium
Word that follows "life" or "wing"
Baker of baklavas, bear claws and beaver tails
Floral top from Hawaii
Soccer offical
Festivity that seems to exist for the benefit of greeting card companies
What raisins on a celery stick might represent
December 31, for short
Stop producing water, as a well
Find on the radio dial
Indigenous person from the Arctic
Tiny speck of dust
Craftsperson's online marketplace
McLaughlin who plays Lucas on "Stranger Things"
They might grow on you, slowly but surely
Fishing line holder
"Don't open around coworkers," in subject-line initials
Big name in veggie burgers
Fish eggs
"… don't even think about coming back in!"
One abstaining from alcohol
Bug in a biblical plague
Lint ___ (removable mesh panel on a dryer)
"Or so"
Informal denial
Actress Malick of "Hot in Cleveland"
Portions (out)
SoCal N.F.L. player
Black goo
Tibetan monk
"As I was going to St. ___ / I met a man with seven wives …"
Set out to sea on a schooner or a sloop, say
Shopping center
Go back, as a tide
U.S. agcy. that makes public health guidelines

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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