USA Today Crossword May 18 2024 Answers (5/18/24)

Here are all of the answers to today's USA Today Crossword puzzle for May 18 2024 to help you finish it up!
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Our USA Today Crossword May 18, 2024 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 May 18, 2024 Answers

If you need help solving the USA Today Crossword on 5/18/24, 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 "___ que si!" (Spanish "Certainly!")
6A 'Twas, in the present tense
9A Recedes
13A Get in touch with
14A Genetic messenger
15A Down the ___ (wasted)
16A Italian for "love"
17A "___ so there" ("Count me in")
18A Person you def don't know
19A Random thing that a person thinks about all the time, in slang
22A Tree that sounds like a pronoun
23A Was at the helm of
24A Climb a fence, maybe
26A Scary beast's mouth
29A BBQ coating
31A Extra ingredient
32A Like some histories
34A "Bridge of Spies" org.
36A Expressed frustration
39A Hydropower, e.g.
42A Poem such as "Love Is Not All"
43A Knee stabilizer, for short
44A Sonic the Hedgehog company
45A Stretchy fabric
47A Reproductive cells
49A Long, long time
50A Pullup muscle, for short
51A Kiss, in Britain
53A Angsty music genre
55A Ballpark figure
61A Savory flavor
63A "Eyeblink" artist Yoko
64A Actor ___ Baron Cohen
65A Bathroom fixture
66A Kanga's kid
67A Cut wool from
68A Paradise
69A Bit of ink, for short
70A Thrift store caveat
1D Burn slightly
2D Prom night vehicle
3D Basic particle
4D Like life on a farm
5D Performer before a headliner
6D Quick haircut
7D Not fitting
8D Actress Wiley
9D Chunk of a Taylor Swift concert
10D Fig-producing plant that's a symbol of India
11D ___ one's time (waits)
12D Falls in flurries
15D German city home to the Albertinum
20D Teaching
21D Colorful cake type
25D Yearns
26D Little bite of food
27D Anatomical ring
28D "Would ya like to swap?"
30D Seafood restaurant garment
33D Part of an eye or a camera
35D Pollo ___ brasa
37D Frozen waffle brand
38D "The Last of Sheila" actress Cannon
40D Surfer's garment
41D Environmental prefix
46D Group in the same educational program
48D A little off
52D Type of salami named for an Italian city
54D Nebraska city where Gabrielle Union was born
56D Sign of the future
57D Fireplace residue
58D Really nails
59D Mu kratha cuisine
60D All ___ (listening attentively)
61D Purple yam in halo-halo
62D Prefix for "term" or "air"

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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