USA Today Crossword August 20 2023 Answers (8/20/23)

Here are all of the answers to today's USA Today Crossword puzzle for August 20 2023 to help you finish it up!
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Our USA Today Crossword August 20, 2023 answers guide should help you finish today’s crossword if you’ve found yourself stuck on a crossword clue. USA Today Crossword is a popular daily puzzle that tests the player’s vocabulary, spelling, and general knowledge skills. The puzzle is available in print and digital format and is enjoyed by people of all ages. The clues can range from easy to challenging and the player must use their critical thinking abilities to solve the puzzle. It is a great way to pass the time and challenge oneself.

USA Today Crossword August 20, 2023 Answers

If you need help solving the USA Today Crossword on 8/20/23, 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 USA Today Crossword puzzle? Check out our archive of USA Today Crossword Answers. Our USA Today Crossword Hints for August 20, 2023 are also available if you prefer not to be immediately spoiled.

Detach, like from a carabiner
Custodian's tool
"In addition . . ."
Pepperidge Farm sandwich cookies
French for "yes"
Disposable piece of cutlery
Isis Naija Gaston ___ Ice Spice
Underground drainage system
Chicago airport letters
Month before May
___ sheet (test-taking aid)
___ and circumstance
Eugene's state (Abbr.)
Vietnamese soup
Prefix similar to "ultra-"
Hat with a tassel
Native matriarch
Big rig
Creative thoughts
"Goodbye ___" (Chicks song)
"Laughing" scavengers
Tailor's concern
Tiny particle
Texter's "Truthfully . . ."
Sushi topping such as tobiko or masago
Celebrities' followers
___ into (broached gently)
Melon ___ (scoop for fruit)
Prefix meaning "tiny"
"Why ___ not surprised?"
Window ledges
Paleozoic or Mesozoic
Winning move in chess
"There totally is a resemblance"
Buddhist discipline
Sense of self
Tomorrow, in Spanish
DMVs issue them
___ sequitur
Australian city with a famous opera house
They call balls and strikes
Africa's longest river
Bear ___ (pastry)
Copy room machine
Opening remarks
Hawaiian paste
Emotional states that might be detected by rings
Her and my
Yellow, mouselike Pokemon
In the know
Finnish phone brand
Distributed cards
Scrubbed, like with steel wool
Film technique often used before a flashback
"Who Wants To Be a Millionaire?" lifeline
"Do you have any fours?" game
Follow instructions
"Kermit Drinking Tea," for one
Soft hue
Nutrient in quinoa
"Slippery" trees
Garlicky sauce
"Freshwater" author Akwaeke
Played on the radio
Skims over
Stick handed off in a relay race
Lit class assignment
Like low-fat pastrami
Bit of dialogue
2012 Rihanna hit
"Many moons ___ . . ."
Chats online

The USA Today Crossword is a daily crossword puzzle that is published in the USA Today newspaper and on its website. The puzzle is known for its contemporary and pop culture references, as well as its accessibility to solvers of all skill levels.

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The USA Today Crossword was first introduced in 2002, and has since become a popular source of entertainment and mental stimulation for crossword enthusiasts of all ages. The puzzle is created by a team of experienced crossword constructors, who are known for their creativity and skill in the field of crossword puzzles.

One of the unique features of the USA Today Crossword is its use of a non-standard grid, which can include circles or other shapes. This can make the puzzle even more challenging and interesting to solve. The puzzle also includes a variety of themed sections, which can add an extra layer of complexity to the solving experience.

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