Top 40 Thursday
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Green fruit with a fuzzy, brown skin
Actress Graynor or actor Stidham
Slang for “awesome,” as in a nickname for the Beatles
Just ___ in the machine: 2 wds.
The ___ Reaper
Cable channel that aired “Mr. Robot”
Singer of the 2018 hit “Beautiful Crazy”: 2 wds.
Group that includes the Bruins and Blackhawks: Abbr.
“My country, ___ of thee …”
Singer (with Miguel) of the 2013 hit “#Beautiful”: 2 wds.
Turn ___ profit: 2 wds.
Blimp or zeppelin, for example
“The Barefoot Contessa Cookbook” author Garten
“___ Wonka & the Chocolate Factory”
___ later date (sometime in the future): 2 wds.
Attorney’s employer: 2 wds.
Talk ___ (casually discuss business)
Singer of the 2016 hit “Scars to Your Beautiful”: 2 wds.
Territory in northwestern Canada
Measure of speed for a driver: Abbr.
Number of Q’s in this clue
Singer of the 2019 hit “Beautiful People”: 2 wds.
Chocolate-and-caramel candy from Hershey
Defeat in a chess match
Intergalactic visitors: Abbr.
Express in words
Black-___ Susan (sunflower relative with a dark center)
Actor Penn of “Designated Survivor”
Hospital area that may have oxygen tents: Abbr.
Round-bottomed Chinese pan
“You don’t need to explain that joke to me”: 3 wds.
I Get It
___ & Hammer (baking soda brand)
Part of a barbecued “rack” or “slab”
“My sincere apologies”: 2 wds.
Actually humorous, as opposed to peculiar: 2 wds., hyph.
Arthur ___ Stadium (tennis venue)
Hairless on top
American espionage organization: Abbr.
Seven-time Oscar nominee Anderson
What’s delivered to a post office box
Actress Kendrick who sings a cappella in the “Pitch Perfect” movies
Calls forth again, as old memories
Have something wrong, medically
“Like ___ not …”: 2 wds.
___ Roach (rock band)
Agency that processes 1040 forms: Abbr.
Fictional pitchwoman for Progressive Insurance
“Here’s what I think,” in texts
Animal pal of Tarzan
Old farming device that’s pronounced like an egg’s yellow center
Storage ___ (place to keep excess belongings)
___ world of good (be very beneficial): 2 wds.
Sylvester Stallone’s nickname
Rachael with a talk show
Flanders who lives next door to the Simpsons