WSJ Crossword August 21 2023 Answers (8/21/23)

Here are all of the answers to today's Wall Street Journal Crossword puzzle for August 21 2023 to help you finish it up!
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Our WSJ Crossword August 21, 2023 answers guide should help you finish today’s crossword if you’ve found yourself stuck on a crossword clue. The Wall Street Journal Crossword is a well-known and respected puzzle that appeals to solvers looking for a challenging and thought-provoking experience. The puzzles are created by a team of skilled constructors and are known for their clever clues, intricate wordplay, and challenging themes. The WSJ Crossword is published daily and offers solvers the opportunity to exercise their minds while enjoying a classic form of entertainment.

WSJ Crossword August 21, 2023 Answers

If you need help solving the WSJ Crossword on 8/21/23, 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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Clue
Mobile home, familiarly?
Looney Tunes “devil,” for short
Eaves dripper
1966 NL batting champion Matty
Regret
Book in the biography section
Climax of a film, perhaps?
Spoil
Descriptive nickname
Batter in a famous poem
He-Man’s twin sister
One getting taken for a ride?
Mischievous child
“___ you kidding me?”
Wedge or wingtip
Things often smoked in Mexico?
Small dams
Necking on a park bench, for short
Sense of self
Yale collegian
WWII command for DDE
Place with troops, as a reporter
Newfound enthusiasm?
Word on some birth notices
Really long time
Brewed beverage
Spot for a sweater?
“Seven Samurai” director Kurosawa
Performed miserably
Collection of weapons
Upper level of corporate execs
1979 Donna Summer song, and a description of 17-, 23-, 31-, 43- and 49-Across
Metes out
Furious feeling
“¿Cómo ___?”
Web of infected computers
“My country, ___ of thee”
Loch that may hold a monster
Corners of a diamond
First letter in the Hebrew alphabet
Chutzpah
Neighbor of Italy and Germany
Arboretum item
Dad’s sisters
Last letter in the Latin alphabet
Pierce
Bring to an end
Gigantic
Newspaper VIP
Commit perjury, say
Do the wrong thing
Did some munching
Tight-fitting undergarment
“The way,” in Chinese philosophy
It comes from the heart
Maintain, as a soccer pitch
Hatrack piece
Many online photos
Give access to
Item on a patient’s chart
Like some tricky passes in basketball
Smart aleck
Give permission to
Jubilant feeling
“It’s ___-win situation”
Unwind for a bit
Antarctic explorer Shackleton
Not shiny, as paint
New Zealand people
Occupied
Rides the rapids
Sporty Italian autos, familiarly
Numbered hwys.
Hailed transport
Start for -pitch or -mo
Chart-topping song

The WSJ Crossword is a daily crossword puzzle that is published in The Wall Street Journal newspaper and on its website. The puzzle is known for its challenging difficulty level, clever wordplay, and witty themes.

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The WSJ Crossword was first introduced in 2008, and has since become a popular source of entertainment and mental stimulation for crossword enthusiasts around the world. 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.

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One of the unique features of the WSJ Crossword is its emphasis on finance and business-related themes. The puzzle often includes clues and answers related to the world of economics, investing, and business news.

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