LA Times Crossword June 10 2024 Answers (Monday)

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Constructed by: Noelle Griskey

  • Taj Mahal city: AGRA, The city in India where the Taj Mahal is located.
  • Hors d’oeuvres spread: PATE, A rich, smooth paste made from meat, fish, or vegetables.
  • Type of ski lift: TBAR, A ski lift where skiers are pulled uphill by a T-shaped bar.
  • Greet the day: ARISE, To get up from sleep or rise.
  • Clever thought: IDEA, A mental conception or notion.
  • Cogito __ sum: ERGO, Latin for “I think, therefore I am.”
  • Low-slung jeans: HIPHUGGERS, Jeans that sit low on the hips.
  • Semimonthly tide: NEAP, A tide just after the first or third quarters of the moon when there is the least difference between high and low water.
  • Hit the gas: SPEEDUP, To accelerate or go faster.
  • Term of endearment: PETNAME, A nickname used to address someone affectionately.
  • Mega Stuf cookie: OREO, A version of the popular sandwich cookie with extra filling.
  • Helped out: AIDED, Provided assistance or support.
  • 1993 film about the Olympic bobsled team from Jamaica: COOLRUNNINGS, A comedy film about the Jamaican bobsled team’s journey to the Winter Olympics.
  • Just Mercy actor __ Jackson Jr.: OSHEA, O’Shea Jackson Jr., an actor known for his role in “Just Mercy.”
  • __ leches cake: TRES, A traditional Latin American cake soaked in three kinds of milk.
  • Quiet Quiet!: SHH, A request for silence.
  • Landed on a perch: ALIT, To settle or come to rest.
  • The Road Not Taken poet Robert: FROST, A famous American poet known for his work “The Road Not Taken.”
  • Clever tactic: PLOY, A cunning plan or action designed to turn a situation to one’s own advantage.
  • Brits’ washroom: LOO, British slang for bathroom.
  • Get ready for short: PREP, To prepare or get ready.
  • Within the __ of possibility: REALM, Within the range or scope of what is possible.
  • Magazine with tips and techniques for anglers: FLYFISHERMAN, A magazine dedicated to fly fishing.
  • I feel the same: METOO, An expression of agreement or shared sentiment.
  • Some 30-Down employees: Abbr.: CPAS, Certified Public Accountants who work in accounting firms.
  • Like some sandals: OPENTOE, Sandals that leave the toes exposed.
  • Up for discussion: ATISSUE, Something that is being debated or discussed.
  • N on a French map: NORD, The French word for north.
  • New beginning and a feature of 17-, 26-, and 44-Across: FRESHSTART, A new beginning or opportunity.
  • Beige hue: ECRU, A light beige or off-white color.
  • Mattress specification: FIRM, Referring to the firmness level of a mattress.
  • Dramatic ballroom dance: TANGO, A passionate and dramatic dance originating from Argentina.
  • Quakers’ you: THEE, An archaic or formal version of “you,” used by Quakers.
  • Sail the seven __: SEAS, A phrase meaning to travel across all the major oceans.
  • Adolescent: TEEN, A person aged between 13 and 19 years.
  • Spa sounds: AAHS, Sounds of relaxation or pleasure.
  • Subject of a basic golf lesson: GRIP, The way a golfer holds the club.
  • Like a fragrant melon: RIPE, Fully developed and ready to be eaten or used.
  • Wimbledon winner Arthur: ASHE, Arthur Ashe, a famous tennis player.
  • Peanuts character in a cloud of dirt: PIGPEN, A character from the comic strip “Peanuts” known for being perpetually dirty.
  • Suffix with lemon and Gator: ADE, A suffix used to denote a drink made from lemon or a sports drink like Gatorade.
  • Maryland athlete for short: TERP, A nickname for athletes from the University of Maryland (Terrapins).
  • Reduce as anxiety: EASE, To make less severe or intense.
  • Sport for 4-Down: TENNIS, A sport played with a racket and ball.
  • Sourdough or rye: BREAD, Types of bread made from different ingredients.
  • Best competitive effort informally: AGAME, One’s best performance.
  • Cordoned (off): ROPED, To enclose or separate with a rope.
  • Pulitzer-winning novelist Welty: EUDORA, Eudora Welty, an American author known for her short stories and novels.
  • Hindu spiritual mentor: GURU, A teacher or guide in Hinduism.
  • Identifies on social media: TAGS, To label or mention someone in a social media post.
  • Pertinent to the discussion: ONTOPIC, Relevant to the subject being discussed.
  • Mined fuel: COAL, A fossil fuel used for energy production.
  • Norway home of the Munch Museum: OSLO, The capital city of Norway.
  • Cleveland’s state: OHIO, A state in the United States.
  • Allow: LET, To permit or allow.
  • Tax-collecting org.: IRS, Internal Revenue Service, the U.S. federal tax agency.
  • After expenses: NET, The amount remaining after all deductions.
  • Bang shut: SLAM, To close with force.
  • Hi amiga!: HOLA, A Spanish greeting meaning “hello.”
  • Church choir song: HYMN, A religious song sung in worship.
  • Cook in a wok: FRY, To cook food in hot oil.
  • NFL official: REF, Short for referee.
  • Part of mph: PER, Used in the abbreviation for miles per hour.
  • Parcel of land: PLOT, A piece of land.
  • Fight against: RESIST, To oppose or withstand.
  • Dish with melted cheese or chocolate: FONDUE, A Swiss dish of melted cheese or chocolate.
  • Muscle cramps e.g.: SPASMS, Sudden, involuntary muscle contractions.
  • Owns biblically: HATH, An archaic form of “has.”
  • Impressionist painter Claude: MONET, A founder of French Impressionist painting.
  • Noteworthy time period: EPOCH, A significant period in history.
  • Pied-à-__: secondary residence: TERRE, A secondary or temporary residence.
  • Trade-__: concessions: OFFS, A mutual exchange of benefits or trade-offs.
  • Cleveland’s lake: ERIE, One of the Great Lakes.
  • Sports page datum for short: STAT, Short for statistic.
  • Of sound mind: SANE, Mentally healthy.
  • Encourage: URGE, To strongly encourage or persuade.
  • School near Windsor Castle: ETON, A prestigious boys’ school in England.
  • Noteworthy time period: ERA, A distinct period of history.

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