The answer key for the New York Times crossword from January 25, 2023, which was created by Nancy Serrano-Wu and edited by Will Shortz.

New York Times Across Crossword Clue

Composer Of The Piano Piece Played In The “Tom And Jerry” Short “The Cat Concerto”LISZT
Sugarcoated, In A WayICED
Dancing Like A BallerinaONTOE
“Sounds Good”OKAY
First Line On A Form, OftenNAME
Par _ (By Airmail, In French)AVION
Word After Lo Or ChowMEIN
Phaser SettingSTUN
Sports Bar Purchases?FANTASYDRAFTS
Summer Setting In Mass.EDT
Actor KingsleyBEN
Do A Cobbler’s Job OnRESOLE
Like A Kitten Cuddling With A PuppyCUTE
Before, In PoetryERE
Sports Bar Purchases? Crossword CluePENALTYSHOTS
Recipient Of The Inaugural A.T.P. Player Of The Year AwardASHE
“Chandelier” SingerSIA
Has A Student Loan, Say
Sports Bar Purchases?PENALTYSHOTS
Every Which WayAMOK
Gets The Hair Just Right, SayPRIMPS
“Better Call Saul” NetworkAMC
Spanish ArticleUNA
Sports Bar Purchases?TRIPLEDOUBLES
Recite The Rosary, E.G.PRAY
Currency Of PortugalEURO
Occupied, As A DeskSATAT
Free Speech Org.ACLU
Hair Removal BrandNAIR
Cut Down To SizeABASE
“Golf Is A Good _ Spoiled”WALK
Fix Because Of Flatness, SayTUNE
Some Are For PassingLANES

New York Times Vertical Crossword Clue

Apt Shoe For A Bread Maker?LOAFER
What The Aliens Do In “The War Of The Worlds”INVADE
Work AssignmentsSTINTS
_ SuitZOOT
Not Ridiculous, As An ArgumentTENABLE
Persons Who Identify As Female, In An Alternative SpellingWOMYN
Scraped Together, With “Out”EKED
Tang, For OneDYNASTY
App With “Stories,” InformallyINSTA
Outback BirdEMU
In View?SEEN
Brokers’ ChargesFEES
Fotografía, Por EjemploARTE
Loch _NESS
Abbr. Above “0”OPER
Quickly Form A Friendship (With)CLICK
Home Of The Sundance Film FestivalUTAH
Apropos OfASTO
Zoom Meeting LeaderHOST
Wanted For NothingHADITALL
Daddy, In SpanishPAPI
“Whew! That Was Exhausting!”IMSPENT
Muppet Who Speaks In A FalsettoELMO
Withdrawal To Avoid A Conflict Of InterestRECUSAL
Oman’s Ruler, E.G.SULTAN
Presses Ctrl-V On A PCPASTES
Symbol Of Poison On A Warning LabelMRYUK
Feast With PoiLUAU
Blarney Stone LocaleERIN
Dad, In ChineseBABA
Fido’s FootPAW
Record Label That Released The First 45 R.P.M. Single (1949)RCA

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