Universal Crossword May 21 2024 Answers (5/21/24)

Here are all of the answers to today's Universal Crossword puzzle for May 21 2024 to help you finish it up!
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Our Universal Crossword May 21, 2024 answers guide should help you finish today’s crossword if you’ve found yourself stuck on a crossword clue. The Universal Crossword is a syndicated crossword that is published across different apps and websites each day. It is created with a focus on clarity and simplicity, making it a great choice for both experienced and casual solvers.

Universal Crossword May 21, 2024 Answers

If you need help solving the Universal Crossword on 5/21/24, 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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# Clue
1A Muscle contraction
6A Feud, informally
10A Type of guitar that typically has four strings
14A First Greek letter
15A Prefix meaning "super"
16A Operatic highlight
17A Pinker, as steak
18A Leaf-collecting tool
19A Comedy routines
20A "___ and left no crumbs" (piece of Gen-Z slang)
21A Road trip guessing game
23A "Sure, I guess"
25A Rejections
26A The, in French
27A NAACP co-founder ___ B. Wells
28A Mrs., in Tijuana
29A "Pretty please?"
31A Leaves out
33A Straightens
35A "I thought work would never end!"
39A Took the bus, say
40A Fruit salad ingredient, usually
42A Soft French cheese
43A Occur simultaneously
45A Drives too fast
47A Unspoken yet understood
48A Metallica drummer Ulrich
49A Genre for Killer Mike
52A Winter hrs. in L.A.
53A Use a shovel
54A Maple syrup source
57A "What Was I Made For?" singer Billie
59A Vatican City leader
60A One of five in Yahtzee
61A Wild hog
62A "Su-u-ure"
64A Love to pieces
66A Radius neighbor
67A Dragons breathe it
68A More recent
69A Takes a load off
70A Young kiddos
71A Is inclined (to)
1D Kitchen wrap brand
2D Aristotle's teacher
3D *Afternoon, in Paris
4D "Steady as ___ goes"
5D "The Seven Year Itch" actress Monroe
6D Belches
7D Online auction site
8D "Yikes, a mouse!"
9D *Calling your boss "Mom," for example
10D One in a onesie
11D Ram's zodiac sign
12D Instrument for Ravi Shankar or Vilayat Khan
13D ___ Fierce (Beyonce alter ego)
22D *Major change
24D "Friends" actor LeBlanc
27D "if u ask me ..."
30D Hollywood dealmaker
31D Young, hooting bird
32D Fencing blade
33D Rainbow shape
34D Liverpool lavatory
36D Harshly criticize ... and a hint to the starred clues' answers
37D Help
38D "For sure!"
41D Revise
44D Mushroom tops
46D Mister World, for one
49D O_NE for "hole in one," e.g.
50D Garlicky spread
51D Spy on the inside
53D ___ on (showers with affection)
55D Broadcasted
56D Social equals
58D Certain nest eggs, for short
59D Sassy
63D Dating app blurb
65D Actress and civil rights activist Ruby

The Universal Crossword is a daily crossword puzzle that is syndicated to newspapers and online publications around the world. The puzzle is created by a team of experienced crossword constructors, who are known for their skill and creativity in the field of crossword puzzles.

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The Universal Crossword was first introduced in 1999, and has since become a popular source of entertainment and mental stimulation for crossword enthusiasts of all ages. The puzzle is known for its clever clues and challenging difficulty level, and is updated daily with new and interesting themes.

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