Top 40 Thursday
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“To each ___ own”
Baseball sluggers swing them
Vow from a bride or groom: 2 wds.
Leave off a list
Just sitting around
“American Idol” winner whose “Underneath the Tree” topped the Adult Contemporary chart in 2013: 2 wds.
Part of a roof where you might see icicles
Long, hard journey
Corrupt, immoral person
Beamed from ear to ear
“That’s ___-brainer!”: 2 wds.
Country singer whose “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” topped the Adult Contemporary chart in 2017: 2 wds.
“Thanks ___ nothing!”
“Bridesmaids” actress Rudolph
“All sports” or “hits from 2000 to today,” for a radio station
Opposite of false, on a quiz
Pop trio whose “Like It’s Christmas” topped the Adult Contemporary chart in 2019: 2 wds.
First man in Genesis
Bird you might be “as happy as”
Simple, portable bed
Mythical creature of Nepal and Tibet
Maker of Thick & Fluffy Classic French Toast
Give it a whirl
Walks on a mountain trail, say
As perfect as possible
Complete, as a jigsaw puzzle
___ band (male counterpart of a girl group)
Largest movie theater chain in the world
Message from a pinball game that’s been handled too roughly
___ and Stripes (nickname for the American flag)
Former South Carolina governor Haley
A political campaign might run negative ones
Arab group once led by Yasir Arafat: Abbr.
Legislator with a six-year term: Abbr.
Band with the 1989 hit “Stand”
Unwanted spot on the face
___ by (just barely manage)
Young man, in Scotland
Official language of Barbados and the Bahamas: Abbr.
Deer that lacks antlers
West ___ (furniture store that’s a sister company of Pottery Barn)
Person you might give a homemade bracelet to: Abbr.
“In Which Kanga and Baby ___ Come to the Forest and Piglet Has a Bath” (A.A. Milne chapter)
Portion of hair gel
Pumpernickel is one variety of it
Planet between Venus and Mars
Home to the NBA’s Heat
Morning hours: Abbr.
Place to play blackjack in a casino
Construct, as a skyscraper
Outbreak of activity that rhymes with “juror”
Ill-tempered (perhaps about an exam)
Former late-night host Leno
Poem that might use words like “e’en” and “o’er”
Young singer and actor Wolff
www.heart.___ (URL for the American Heart Association)
How a boxing match may end: Abbr.