Answer Clue
BLACKHEADS PIMPLES
SLACK VAGUE
BLACKMAIL COERCE
BLACKFORESTCAKE FINAL COURSE
BLACK SOOTY
BLACKEN SULLY
SLACK SLUGGISH
LACK MINUS
LACKING MINUS
LACKLUSTER SLUGGISH
BLACKGUARD DECEIVER
SLACK UNWILLING
LACKADAISICAL EXHAUSTED
BLACK UNFORTUNATE
BLACKOUT SQUASH
LACKEYS WORKERS
BLACK FIERCE
BLACKMAIL THE ACT OF ATTEMPTING TO OBTAIN MONEY BY INTIMIDATION
LACKADAISICAL LACKING ENTHUSIASM
SLACKENED MODIFIED
LACKING OUT OF
SLACK GOOF OFF
BLACKS RAVEN AND SABLE
BLACK UNCLEAN
SLACK LAZY
BLACKBALLING FORBIDDING
LACKING INFREQUENT
LACKLUSTER ZERO
LACKADAISICAL LAZY
FLACKSESSION ARGUMENT
SLACKENS UNDOES
BLACKLIST NOT WELCOME
BLACKOUT CONCEAL
LACKADAISICAL NONCHALANT
SLACKING TAPERING
SLACKER LOAFER
LACKOFSUCCESS COLLAPSE
SLACKOFF MAKE LESS
BLACKOUT QUELL
LACK DEFAULT
BLACKOUT COLLAPSE
MARKEDBYLACKOFCARE AT RANDOM
BLACK COMPLETELY DARK
BLACKEN BATTER
LACKLUSTER NOTHING
SLACKENS MODIFIES
BLACKGUARDLY ROGUISH
BLACKENS STAINS
SLACKENS LETS
SLACKS LETS
LACKS NEEDS TO BE CASUAL IN SPEECH
BLACK NOT GOOD
BLACKMAILING SQUEEZING
SLACKING NEGLECTING DUTY, ... OFF
BLACKBALL REJECT FOR MEMBERSHIP
SLACK GIVE
SLACKEN GIVE
BLACKJACK CUDGEL
LAMPBLACK SOOT COLLECTED TO MAKE ARTIST'S PIGMENT
BLACKBALLED OSTRACISED
BLACKLISTED OSTRACISED
BLACKOUT DARKNESS
BLACKNESS DARKNESS
BLACK DARKNESS
LACKADAISICALLY NOT HARD
BLACKOUT SQUELCH
BLACKMAILER CRIMINAL WITH DIRT ON SOMEONE
BLACKBURN LANCASHIRE TOWN
SLACK SLOW DOWN
SLACKEN SLOW DOWN
SLACK FAT
BLACK SICK
LACK DEFICIENCY
LACKOFSUCCESS DEFICIENCY
CLACK YELL
LACKING NOT PRESENT
CLACK CRY
LACKING SHORT
BLACKLEATHER BIKER JACKET MATERIAL
BLACKHAT VILLAIN IN A WESTERN
SLACK HANGING LOOSELY
SLACK NOT TAUT
BLACKMAIL EXTORT MONEY BY THREATS TO DIVULGE INFORMATION
CLACKED RATTLED
LACKING NOT COMPLETE
SLACK LISTLESS
BLACK NEFARIOUS
LACKADAISICAL BE SHORT OF A LAIC DAIS FOR THE LISTLESS
LACKOFSUCCESS MISSTEP
LACKADAISICAL LISTLESS LOOK OF ACACIA LAD CAN MAKE SILK FROM
SLACKNESS LAZINESS
BLACKBALLED BANNED
SLACK CARELESS IN HEAD OF STATE'S ABSENCE
BLACKENING INKING
BLACKBALL CONTRADICT
SLACKEN TO REDUCE THE INTENSITY OR SEVERITY OF
SLACKENING DWINDLING
SLACKING DWINDLING
BLACKCURRANTS TINY JAM BERRIES
CODEBLACK SERIES FOR MARCIA GAY HARDEN
BLACK HOSTILE
LACKSTHENERVE HAS NO GUMPTION
BLACKEN TARNISH
BLACKGUARD TARNISH
BLACKMAILLETTER *ITEM THAT MIGHT CONSIST OF BITS CUT OUT OF MAGAZINES?
SLACKENS DECLINES
SLACKEN DIE
LACKADAISICAL DEPRESSED
BLACKOUT LOSS IN FIGHT IS A LOSS OF POWER
BLACKOUTS SMOTHERS
BLACKLISTING DENOUNCING
BLACKEN SMUDGE
SLACKENS SUBSIDES
BLACKBOARDS SCHOOLTEACHERS' SURFACES
BLACKOUT GO OUT LIKE A LIGHT
BLACK NIGHTFALL
LACK DEPRIVATION
SLACK STAGNANT
LACK DROUGHT
SLACKS LOAFS
BLACKHEADS SWELLINGS
BLACKBERRY BRAMBLE
BLACKCASTLE CHESS PIECE
BLACKEN SOIL PRIMARILY LOAMY, NOT RIGHT FOR FERNS
BLACKHEAD PIMPLE
BLACKEN DARKEN
BLACKOUT DARKEN
BLACKENED SLANDEROUS
LACK NOT MAKE UP
SLACK UNHAPPY
BLACK UNHAPPY
SLACKED DIMINISHED
SLACKENED DIMINISHED
BLACKBEAST DISLIKE
BLACKOUT REPRESS
SLACKER DESERTER
SLACK NOT TIGHT
PAYBLACKMAIL SAVE
SLACKED SLACKENED
BLACKHEAD *FACIAL BLEMISH
BLACKHEADS DARK SPOTS ASSOCIATED WITH ACNE
BLACKMAIL BRIBERY
SLACKEN HINDER
SLACKING CALMING
SLACKENING CALMING
THEBRIDEWOREBLACK JEANNE MOREAU'S WEDDING ATTIRE?
HALFOFBLACKJACK ACE
SLACKENED GUIDED
SLACKED GUIDED
SLACKED TAPERED
SLACKEN MODIFY
LACKING BARE
BLACK SOUR
LACK DEARTH
SLACKS GOOFS
BLACKBALL OSTRACISE FROM A PROFESSION
SLACKSOFFON GETS LESS STRICT ABOUT
BLACKED BLACKENED
BLACK CLOUDED
SLACK LACKING ENERGY
BLACKOUT PERIOD OF DARKNESS
SLACKNESS NEGLECT
SLACK NEGLECT
BLACK DIRE
BLACK CHESS PLAYER
SLACK NEGLECTFUL
LACKADAISICAL HALF-HEARTED
LACKEY ACCOMPLICE
LACKEYS YESES
SLACK WIDE OPEN
BLACKBALL EXCLUDE
BLACKLIST EXCLUDE
BLACKGUARD SCOUNDREL
SHELLACKING FRUSTRATING
PLACKET CARTON CONTAINING LARGE PIECE OF FABRIC
BLACKS SMALL BROKEN PIECES OF STRONG PIGMENTS
SYDNEYPOLLACK OSCAR-WINNING DIRECTOR OF "OUT OF AFRICA"
BLACKMAILS RELEASES
SLACKS RELEASES
BLACKENED INSULTED
LACKEY SERVILE FOLLOWER
BLACKED DULLED
SLACKED DULLED
LACK SCARCITY
BLACKJACK CARD GAME
LACKTOESINTOLERANCE RIDDLE'S ANSWER
SLACK IMPRECISE
LACK CALL FOR
SLATEBLACK DARK PURPLISH SHADE
BLACKASHBACKLASH ADVERSE REACTION TO PLANTINGS OF DARK-BARKED TREES?
LACKLUSTER ARID
BLACKENS INJURES
LACK STINT
SLACKEN COMPOSE
BLACKBURN JET STREAM IN A LANCASHIRE TOWN
BLACKEN BLOTCH
BLACKTHORN SLOE-BEARING BUSH
LACK REQUIRE
LACKS DEFICIENCIES
SLACK DROOPING
BLACKCHERRYSODA FOUNTAIN ORDER
LACKEY LABOR
BLACKGUARD RASCAL
SLACKEN LOSE TENSION
BLACK CHARCOAL
BLACK ENDANGERED NEW ZEALAND BIRD WHICH IN 1980 NUMBERED ONLY FIV
BLACKBATH A SOAK IN AN INK-FILLED TUB?
BLACKRASPBERRY ICE CREAM FLAVOR #2
BLACKBALLS EXPELS
BLACKLISTS EXPELS
BLACKENING CRUSHING
BLACKMAIL STEAL
BLACKENED CRUSHING
BLACKCAP BIRD NO LONGER AN OPTION FOR JUDGE
BLACKMAILS PREYS
SLACK DIMINISH
SLACKOFF DIMINISH
SLACKEN DIMINISH
BLACKLIST REJECT
BLACKEN CLOUD
SLACK IDLE AND DISINCLINED TO WORK
SLACKOFF TAPER OFF
BLACK PITCH
BLACKJACK CASINO GAME
BLACKJACK GAMBLING CARD GAME
BLACKEN DAMAGE
SLACK QUIET
BLACK SQUALID
LACKEYS BELIEVERS
BLACKMAIL COMPEL
BLACKOP COVERT MISSION
BLACKOPS COVERT MISSIONS
CUTMESOMESLACKS REQUEST TO A TAILOR?
SLACK RELUCTANT
SLACKER PERSON AVOIDING WORK IS LESS TENSE
KARENPITCHBLACK ACTRESS ACQUIRES ONE MORE CURVE
MARKEDBYLACKOFCARE BY CHANCE
LACKING DEPLORABLE
SLACKEN DELAY
SLACKEN BECOME LOOSER
LACKADAISICAL LANGUID AND INEFFECTUAL
BLACKCURRANT SMALL FRUIT
BLACK WORD WITH JET OR PITCH
BLACKBOARD WHERE A STUDENT MAY SOLVE A PROBLEM
LACKLUSTER BARREN
SLACKED ABATED
SLACKENED ABATED
LACKEY HACK
BLACKCOFFEE MORNING BEVERAGE, FOR SOME
BLACKSQUARE CROSSWORD FEATURE
SLACK EASE
BLACKBALL PROTEST
LACKING NOT PLENTIFUL
BLACKMAIL CHEATING
LACKEYS PARASITES
SLACK WEAK
LACKING WEAK
LACKADAISICAL WEAK
LACKS REQUIREMENTS
BLACKMAILERS CRIMINALS
BLACKGUARDS CRIMINALS
BLACKMAIL SHAKE
SLACKENED HELPED
SLACKNESSES NEGLECTS
SLACKS NEGLECTS
BLACKMAILS DECEPTIONS
LACKLUSTER BLANK
LACKLUSTER NOT HEALTHY
BLACKGOLD PETROL
LACKADAISICAL DROWSY
BLACKEN CONTAMINATE
LACKOFSUCCESS DEFICIT
LACKS DOES NOT HAVE
LACKLUSTER DARK
CALFLENGTHSLACKS PEDAL PUSHERS
LACK POVERTY
SLACKEN RELIEVE
ALACK IN THE STYLE OF CALVIN KLEIN - SADLY NO LONGER IN USE
LACKOFSUCCESS DUD
LACK FAILURE
LACKOFSUCCESS FAILURE
LACKING AWAY
SLACK AVOID
CUTMESOMESLACK "LIGHTEN UP, WILL YA!"
BLACK VILLAINOUS
SLACKS AT SAKS, ELSIE BOUGHT A PAIR
BLACK GLOOMY AND STERN WITH STUDENT
BLACK GRIMLY FUNNY CHAMPION (OUTSIDE LEFT)
POLLACK COD COUSIN
BLACK A CAT WITH FUR WHOLLY OF THIS HUE IS THOUGHT BY SOME TO CAUSE BAD LUCK
SLACKING RELAXING
SLACKENING RELAXING
LACKS GOES
SLACKEN BECOME LESS TENSE
LACKEY LIVERIED SERVANT
LACKEYS LIVERIED MANSERVANT'S FOOTMEN
LACKEY FOOTMAN
BLACKGUARD LOWLY BEING
BLACKMAIL THREAT
BLACKMAILER BACK A MILLER, OTHERWISE HE MAY EXTORT HUSH-MONEY
BLACKMAIL DEPRESSING CORRESPONDENCE ON CRIME
BLACKMAIL DEFICIENCY IN SECOND-CLASS POST AMOUNTS TO A CRIME
BLACKMAIL FILM MURDER MOTIVE, SOMETIMES
BLACK BLEAK
BLACK THIS PUZZLE'S THEME
BLACKMAIL RAINIE HAS BEEN USING THIS DODGY ACTIVITY TO EXTORT MONEY FROM WALFORD"S IAN BEALE
BLACKMAILS EXTORTS MONEY FROM
BLACKMAILED EXTORTED MONEY FROM
LACK DEFICIENCY; WANT
BLACKGROUSE GAME BIRD LACK? BEG OURS, FOR A CHANGE
BLACK LARGE GAME BIRD OF EUROPE WHOSE MALE HAS A LYRE-SHAPED TAIL
SHELLACKING DEBACLE
LACK HAVE NEED OF
FLACK "KILLING ME SOFTLY WITH HIS SONG" SINGER
LACKLUSTER SPIRITLESS
SLACK SPIRITLESS
LACKADAISICAL WITHOUT ENERGY, INTEREST OR ENTHUSIASM
SLACK INACCURATE
BLACKBOARD TEACHING AID
LACK REDUCTION
BLACKBALL EXCLUDE BY VOTE
SLACKED ROOMED
LACK DENIAL
LACK WEAKNESS
PAINTITBLACKORWHITE APPLY A WALL COATING IN EITHER OF TWO OPPOSITE SHADES? [1966/1991]
BLACKOUT ELECTRICITY FAILURE
BLACKSTRAW ITEM USED AT A GOTH SODA FOUNTAIN?
SLACKERS LOAFERS
LACKLUSTER NOT BRILLIANT
BLACKBOOK BACHELOR'S LITTLE PRIDE AND JOY
SLACKSOFF A BIT TOO CASUAL FOR CASUAL FRIDAY?
SLACKS PANTS FOR CASUAL WEAR
BLACKLIST BAR IN HOLLYWOOD
LAMPBLACK ONE BLEATING ABOUT PALLOR, PRIMARILY, HAS NEED FOR DARK PIGMENT
BLACKOUTS COLLAPSES
LACK BE INSUFFICIENT
LACK ABSENCE, DEFICIENCY
LACK BE WANTING IN
LACK BE WITHOUT
ALACK "WOE IS ME"
ALACK "WOE IS ME!"
LACKEY A MALE SERVANT
LACKING UNSATISFACTORY
LACKMARKETGOODS HAVE NOTHING TO BUY OR SELL?
SLACKENED LOITERED
BLACKENED MALIGNED
LACKS HARDSHIPS
SLACKEN WANT TO GET INTO THE MONEY AND TO CUT DOWN ON WORK
SLACK RELEASE
LACKING NOT FULFILLED
LACK ___ OF SOPHISTICATION
LACKING NOT SATISFIED
BLACKLIST REPUDIATE
BLACKMAIL RELEASE
BLACK DRAB
BLACKEN BELITTLE
LACKEYS ATTENDANTS
SLACKS PANTS
BLACKBALL BANISH
BLACKLIST BANISH
BLACKJACK VEGAS CARD GAME
SLACKENED DECREASED
LACK DISPOSSESSION
SLACKED DECREASED
BLACKJACK CASINO CARD GAME
BLACKED DESOLATED
LACKING THIN
BLACKEN KNOCK
BLACKBALLED FORBIDDEN
BLACKLISTED FORBIDDEN
LACKING DECREASED
LACKADAISICAL DECREASED
SHELLACKED CLOBBERED
BLACK ___ SEA
LACKS DISPOSSESSIONS
SLACKER CLASS CUTTER, SAY
SLACKER SOMEONE WHO AVOIDS THE HARD WORK
SLACKEN LESSEN
SLACK LESSEN
BLACKEN BURN
BLACKFORESTCAKE DESSERT CHOICE
SLACK HANGING LOOSE
SLACK ROOM
BLACKBOARD THE WRITING ON THE WALL MAYBE
LACKOFEELING WHAT POLLUTION IN THE SARGASSO SEA MAY LEAD TO?
LACKADAISICAL SPIRITLESS AND LAZY
ALACK RATHER LIKE ODD SLICES OF CAKE, UNFORTUNATELY
BLACKLIST NOT ASK IN PERMIT
CLACKED TICKED
BLACKBALL DISAPPROVAL
BLACKLIST DISAPPROVAL
ALACKOF WORDS BEFORE TIME, MONEY OR RESPECT
ALACK CRY OF WOE
BLACKOUT WANT NOTHING BUT TO BRING ROUND FROM FAINTING FIT
BLACKMAIL DECEPTION
SLACKED TIRED
SLACK LOOSE, AS A ROPE
BLACKEN BLOT
SLACK ___-JAWED
BLACKGUARD VILLAIN
LACKADAISICAL UNCONCERNED
BLACKBOCKS REALLY DARK BEERS?
LACK MORE THAN A SHORTAGE
BLACKLISTED DENOUNCED
BLACKENED SULLIED
CLACKING NOISING
BLACK WORD DESCRIBING TEA OR COFFEE WITHOUT MILK OR CREAM
SLACK REDUCE
LACK SCARCITY; DEARTH
SLACK NOT TENSE
BLACKLIST BOYCOTT
BLACKBALL BOYCOTT
BLACKEYEDSUSANS FLOWERS GIVEN TO THE PREAKNESS STAKES WINNER
SLACKSPINED USELESS
BLACKBERRY PIE FLAVOR
SLACK NEGLIGENT
LACK INSUFFICIENCY
ALACK A SHORTAGE OF OLD-FASHIONED WOE
BLACKEN MAKE DIRTY
BLACKEN LIE
BLACKBERRY OFTEN PICKED BY FORAGERS, A BRAMBLE FRUIT TRADITIONALLY PAIRED WITH SEASONAL COOKING APPLES FOR A CLASSIC AUTUMNAL CRUMBLE-TOPPED PUDDING
BLACKBERRY FRUIT GROWN ON BRAMBLES
BLACKGOLD CRUDE OIL
LACKS DEFECTS
SLACK LEEWAY
LACKLUSTER NOT INSPIRED
BLACKJACK BATON FOR HITTING
BLACKBERRYWINTER SEASON
BLACKBIRDS SOOTY TRIES TO PINCH RECIPE FOR TRADITIONAL NURSERY PIE FILLING
LACK HARDSHIP
BLACKJACKDEALER CASINO EMPLOYEE
SLACK HARDLY TAUT
BLACKLEG FUNGAL DISEASE OF CABBAGES AND POTATOES
BLACKHAWKS NHL TEAM WITH A ONE-EYED LOGO
LAMPBLACK LIGHT COLOUR FOR SOOT?
SLACKENING SLOWING
SLACK OPPOSED
CLACK CHATTER
BLACKLIST BAN
BLACKBALL BAN
BLACKMAIL BADGER
LACKEY UNDERLING
BLACKEST DEEPEST
SLACKENS BOGS
SLACKENING SLACK
LACKADAISICAL SLACK
SLACKEN SLACK
SLACKOFF SLACK
BLACKSMITH METALWORKER
BLACKGUARD DISHONOURABLE MAN
WINGEDBLACKBIRD RED ___
LOOKBLACK FROWN
BLACKCHERRIES BITTER FRUIT
BLACKCURRANT SHRUB WITH SMALL, PIQUANT, DARK BERRIES
BLACKCURRANT SOFT FRUIT
BLACKMAIL COERCE ILLEGALLY
CLACK REVERBERATE
SLACKEN HELP
BLACKEN LIBEL
BLACKISWHITE COMMENT ABOUT ACTOR JACK, RACIALLY SPEAKING?
FLACK P.R. PERSON
BLACK MUDDY
ROLLINGBLACKOUT POWER COMPANY'S PRECAUTIONARY MEASURE
BLACK DANGEROUS
SLACK IRRESPONSIBLE
BLACKJACK HIT
BLACK GONE TO THE DOGS, WALK BEHIND CAT LIKE FELIX?
LACKING DEFICIENT IN
LACKS WANTS, IS DEFICIENT IN
TAKESUPTHESLACK MAKES TAUT
LACKADAISICAL CARELESS AND LAZY
SLACKENING MODERATING
SLACKING MODERATING
CLACK GOSSIP
SLACK DOG
CLACKED REVERBERATED
BLACKANDW CLEAR-CUT
BLACK NOT BRIGHT
BLACK SORT OF GUARD, PANTHER, JACK OR PUDDING...
BLACK FOREBODING
BLACKSMITH ONE WHO FORGES IRON
BLACKMAIL SWINDLE
LACKING WITHOUT
SLACK DIRTY
LACKADAISICAL FAULTY
LACKING FAULTY
BLACKBALLS VETOES
SHELLACKED FLOODED
BLACKSHEEPOFTHEFAMILY DUBIOUS CHARACTER, PART OF A RHYME, AND OF A FILM THEY COBBLED TOGETHER
CLACK RATTLING SOUND
LAMPBLACK CARBONIFEROUS PIGMENT OBTAINED FROM SOOT USED IN MAKING PRINTER'S INK
LACKADAISICAL INDIFFERENT
FLACKSESSION SQUABBLE
BLACKCURRANT FRUIT
SLACK INDIFFERENT
SLACK SLACKENING
BLACK IMPURE
ALACK ELIZABETHAN LAMENT
BLACKBOARD BAR COMMITTEE PROVIDED WITH SOMETHING TO WRITE ON
THEHARMONIOUSBLACKSMITH PIECE BY HANDEL, LIKE BRAHMS' MUSIC? OH NO, THAT IS DIFFERENT!
ALACK WORD OF REGRET
ALACK WOE!
BLACKLIST DIRECTORY
ALACK CRY OF DISMAY
PAYBLACKMAIL REGAIN
BLACKBERRYPIE BAKERY BUY
SLACKEN STOP
LACKLUSTER LUSTERLESS
LACK ARE DEFICIENT IN
BLACK GLOOMY IN THE SHADE
LACKEY APPLE POLISHER
LACKING NOT ABUNDANT
SLACKENED RESTRAINED
LACK STARVE
BLACKPAINT *IT COVERS THE BATMOBILE
LACKING UNAVAILABLE
LACKADAISICAL UNAVAILABLE
FLACK ROBERTA ___, AMERICAN SINGER WHOSE HIT SINGLES INCLUDE THE FIRST TIME EVER I SAW YOUR FACE AND KILLING ME SOFTLY WITH HIS SONG
LACK INDIGENCE
BLACKEN DEFAME
BLACKS BLACKENS
LACKADAISICAL UNHURRIED
SLACK UNHURRIED
BLACKOUT CUT OFF
LACKING CUT OFF
BLACK DREARY
BLACK DIABOLICAL
SLACK TARDY
LACKEYS SERVANTS
LACK DENY
BLACKJACK WITH 25-ACROSS, WWI U.S. ARMY COMMAND NICKNAME
SLACKER WORK- SHY PERSON
SLACKERS WORK-SHY PEOPLE
LACK ABSENCE OR DEFICIENCY (OF)
BLACK NOT HAPPY
LACKING NOT HAPPY
SLACKER ONE SHIRKING WORK
LACKLAND NICKNAME OF JOHN, KING OF ENGLAND FROM 1199-1216
SLACK CALM
SLACKEN CALM
BLACKMAILING PRICING
SLACK UNUSED PART, AS OF A ROPE
LACKING IMPERFECT
BLACK WITHOUT LIGHT
BLACK DARK COLOUR
BLACK WITHOUT MILK
BLACK COLOUR OF JET
BLACK VERY DARKEST COLOUR
BLACKMAILS COMPELS
BLACK ROULETTE BET
BLACK COLOUR OF SOOT
BLACK OF THE DARKEST COLOUR
BLACK CHESS BOARD COLOUR OR QUEBEC LAKE
SLACK BROAD
BLACKJACKTABLES ATLANTIC CITY SPOTS
SLACKS PLEASANTLY CALM OR PEACEFUL.
LACK REQUIREMENT
SLACKEN BOG
BLACK NOT CLEAN
BLACKEYEDP SOUL FOOD INGREDIENT
BLACKLISTS REJECTS
BLACKHUMOR COMEDY, IN A MORBID SENSE
BLACK DEPRESSIVE
BLACKJACK CLUB
LACKADAISICAL LACKING ENTHUSIASM AND EFFORT
BLACK RESENTFUL
BLACKCOBRA DEADLY AFRICAN SNAKE
CLACK CLICKETY-__
BLACKBALL REFUSE ADMISSION TO DANCE AFTER BOYCOTT
BLACKEN DENIGRATE A FELLOW FOR CONCEALING A SHORTAGE
BLACKED OBSCURED
LACKING NOT SUFFICIENT
BLACK POE'S "THE ___ CAT"
BLACKMAGICWOMAN *TITLE FEMALE "TRYING TO MAKE A DEVIL OUT OF ME," IN A SANTANA HIT
BLACKTOPBEAUTY MISS ROAD PAVEMENT?
BLACKOPAL DARK GEM FROM DOWN UNDER
BLACKJACK VERY DIRTY, SAILOR IN GAME
SHELLACKED OVERWHELMED
LACKLUSTER MUTED
SLACK FEATHERBED
BLACKEYEDSUSANS MARYLAND'S STATE FLOWERS
BLACKKRAMETEER ILLICIT VENDOR
BLACK NOT PROMISING
BLACKEN ZING
POLLACK FISH OF THE COD FAMILY
SLACKS UNISEX GARB
SLACKED TOOK IT EASY, WITH "OFF"
BLACKEN MAR
BLACKWOOD TREE HAS A HOLLOW CRACK WITH OPEN RED FLOWER
LACKING MEAGRE
LACKADAISICAL MEAGRE
PICKUPTHESLACKS "GET YOUR PANTS OFF THE FLOOR!"?
BLACKENED RIPPED
BLACKRHINO ENDANGERED PACHYDERM
LACKADAISICAL CAREFREE
BLACKJACK A CLUB - OR A SPADE?
TAKESUPTHESLACK FILLS IN, IN A WAY
BLACKBOXES THEY MAY BE FOUND IN WRECKAGE
BLACKMAIL EXTORT
SLACKJAWED OPEN-MOUTHED
SHELLACKS DEFEATS DECISIVELY
BLACKBALL WHAT"S ON SNOOKER TABLE IN BAR
MENUINBLACK SMITH AND JONES SPILL INK IN A DINER?
BLACK HIGHBALL ON THE SNOOKER TABLE?
LACKOFSUCCESS FAUX PAS
LITTLEBLACKBOOK IT CONTAINS MANY SINGLE NUMBERS
CLACKING RATTLING
BLACKRUSHIN OPPOSITE OF WHITE PLAYIN' CHESS PATIENTLY?
FLACK GRIEVANCE
BLACKPEARL JACK SPARROW'S PIRATE SHIP
GIVEONEABLACKEYE MAKE DISPARAGING CHARGES AGAINST SOMEONE
HUGOBLACK FDR SUPREME COURT APPOINTEE
BLACKEN VILIFY
LACKPENNY SOMEONE WHO USES UP MONEY (ARCH.)
BLACKGUARD ROGUE
LACKS IS WANTING
BLACKBALL EXCLUDE FROM AN ORGANISATION
LACK RARITY
LACK MISS
SLACKENS COMPOSES
LACKADAISICAL WANTING
BLACKCOMB SKIING DESTINATION NEAR WHISTLER
SLACKENING BRAKING
BLACKENS CONTAMINATES
BLACKEN TAINT
BLACKEN DENIGRATE
LACKRESEMBLANCE BE DISTINCT
LACKING SCARCE
BLACKENS SULLIES
SLACKEN STICK
BLACKJACK STICK
SLACK NOT CLOSE
SLACKENS PAUSES
SLACKENINGS PAUSES
SLACKER PERSON WHO SHIRKS WORK OR DUTY
SLACKS TAKES ONE"S LEISURE GARMENTS
CLINTBLACK COLORFUL COUNTRY SINGER
BLACKENING POUNDING
SLACK DOWN
SLACK LETHARGIC
LACKADAISICAL LETHARGIC
SHELLACKING ROUT
SLACK DROP OFF
SLACKEN DROP OFF
SLACKER NE'ER-DO-WELL
ONLINEBLACKJACK GAMBLING VENUE
BLACK BISHOP, SOMETHING MISSING FOR CHESS-PLAYER
SLACKENING DECREASE
SLACK DECREASE
BLACKMAN HONOR ___, ACTRESS WHO PLAYED PUSSY GALORE IN 1964 ACTION FILM GOLDFINGER
BLACKMAILS BLEEDS
LACKADAY NOT BE ABLE TO ARRANGE A DATE, ALAS?
LACKADAISICAL NOT TO HAVE A FACILITY FOR PUBLIC SPEAKING I TERM "ALMOST CARELESS"
LACKS DOESN'T HAVE
BLACKTOP DRIVEWAY SURFACE
FLACK ROBERTA _ ; JAZZ SINGER
THEBLACKCYGNET 1942 TYRONE POWER "CHICK FLICK"?
ALACKOF RATHER LITTLE
BLACK WICKED
BLACK NOT SHINING
LACKADAISICAL LACKING SPIRIT, MAKE A CAD KILL ISAAC
LACK SMALLNESS
BLACKER DEEPER
BLACKBERRYJAM BREAKFAST BREAD SPREAD
BLACKBALL REFUSE
BLACKTHORN LARGE SHRUB WHOSE FRUIT IS THE SLOE
CLACK CLATTER
SLACKS PANTS BUT ISN"T EXERTING ONESELF
POLLACK MARINE FISH
BLACKTOP ASPHALT, E.G.
BLACKFLY PLANT PEST
ALACK SHAKESPEAREAN "SHUCKS"
PLACKET OLD WOMAN'S SKIRT-POCKET
VACUUMFLACKS SLICK-TALKING HOOVER SALESMEN?
BLACKBALLED EXPELLED
SLACK EASE OFF
LACKS REMOVALS
BLACK MURKY
LACKADAISICAL EASYGOING AND CAREFREE
FLACK PUBLICITY
LACKING INCOMPETENT
SLACKEN YIELD
SLACK BELOW PAR
BLACKCOATWORKER CLERICAL WORKER
BLACKLUNG BLACK LUNG DISEASE
BLACKLUNGDISEASE BLACK LUNG
BLACKCURRANT EDIBLE BERRY OF THE SHRUB RIBES NIGRUM
BLACK THREATENING
BLACKMAILING THREATENING
ALACK "AH, ME!"
BLACKOUT WIPE OUT
BLACK CHEERLESS
BLACK EXPUNGE
BLACKOUT EXPUNGE
BLACKENED BRUISED
BLACKABLUE BRUISED
BLACKED BRUISED
LACKEY GOFER
BLACKBERRYING GLEANING FRUITS OF SMART COMMUNICATION?
BLACKDIAMOND A REAL 'JEWEL' OF A TOWN IN ALBERTA: 2 WDS.
LACKS OPENINGS
BLACK INIQUITOUS
PLACKET FAVOURITE SKIRTS DON'T HAVE A SPLIT IN ONE?
BLACKLUNG COAL MINER'S LUNG
SLACK LAZY AND CARELESS
LACKING DEFECTIVE
LACK ABANDONMENT
BLACKCOW ROOT BEER FLOAT
SLACK DROOPY
BLACKFORESTCAKE DESSERT FROM GERMANY
MARKEDBYLACKOFCARE HAPHAZARDLY
LACKLUSTER EXPRESSIONLESS
BLACKISH ABC COMEDY IN WHICH LAURENCE FISHBURNE PLAYS "POPS" JOHNSON: HYPH.
BLACKEST DARKEST
PITCHBLACKISH PRESENT THE IDEA OF AN ABC SITCOM ABOUT THE JOHNSON FAMILY TO TV PRODUCERS?
BLACK THE ?, ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON NOVEL SUBTITLED A TALE OF THE TWO ROSES
SLACKENED UNBOUND
SLACKING EASING
SLACKENING EASING
BLACKENED STAINED
BLACK STAINED
LACKEY SERVANT WITH A BIT OF A BLACK EYE
BLACKSMITH KAREN & JACLYN'S FAVORITE WORKER?
BLACKCURRANT SMALL EDIBLE BERRY
BLACKCURRANTS ASTRINGENT FRUIT
BLACKOUT FORBID
BLACKSOX NICKNAME FOR A SCANDAL-PLAGUED CHICAGO BASEBALL TEAM
BLACKBALL FORBID
BLACKLIST FORBID
BLACKOUTS POWER FAILURES ARE SHORT, INTERRUPTING PRIZE FIGHTS
LACK BE ABSENT
LACK DRAWBACK
BLACKOUTS CANCELS
LACK BE SHORT OF TIME^LAC
BLACKMAIL EXTORTION BY THREAT OF EXPOSURE
SLACKENED SUBSIDED
BLACK DISMAL
SLACK NOT HAVING MUCH TO DO WITH FUEL
SLACKEN IMPROVE
BLACK DOLEFUL
BLACK INAUSPICIOUS
SLACK GUIDE
SLACKEN GUIDE
LACK SHORTFALL
LACKING DRY
LACKLUSTER DRY
BLACKMAIL SQUEEZE
BLACK WHAT'S WRITTEN ON IN THE CLASSROOM
CLACKS OLD TELEGRAPH MACHINE SOUNDS
LOBSTERREDBLACK HUE OF AN OTTAWA PLAYER WHO PRACTISED IN THE SUN TOO LONG?
SLACKED LOOSENED
BLACKMAAGIC SORCERY, IN THE BARNYARD?
CLACKS CHATTERS
BLACK GRUBBY
LACKEY SERVANT
BLACKOUTS WIPES
SLACK BE LAZY
LACKINGCOURAGE COWARDLY
BLACKFORESTGATEAU CHOCOLATE AND CHERRIES CREAM CAKE
BLACKJACK CROOK'S CUDGEL
BLACKCOW ROOT BEER SUNDAE
BLACKMAIL MONEY
CLACK NOISE
BLACKS SLATES
SLACK INDEFINITE
BLACKLEG WANT LIBERAL TO ENTER APPEAL FOR STRIKE-BREAKER
CLACKED CLICKED
BLACKLOOK SULLEN FACE
BLACKEN SCORCH
CLACK TEASING REMARK
BLACKSMITHS PEOPLE WHO PUT SHOES ON HORSES
SLACKENING HELPING
SLACKER ONE WON'T TRY TO BECOME MORE RELAXED
WHATSBLACKANDWHITEANDREDALLOVE POOR EDWARD HASN'T COMPLETELY FINISHED DESCRIBING MONOTONOUS NEWSPAPER BY TRADITION
LACKING INADEQUATE
LACKADAISICAL INADEQUATE
BLACKSMITH PROFESSIONAL FORGER?
BLACKBALLED BANNED, IN A WAY
PAYBLACKMAIL EXTRICATE
SLACKED DODGED
SLACKENING RESTRAINING
BLACKMAIL 1929 ALFRED HITCHCOCK FILM THRILLER STARRING ANNY ONDRA
LACKOFSUCCESS CLINKER
BLACKMAIL BRIBE
BLACKMAIL MILK
BLACKBALL VOTE
SLACK BAGGY
BLACKDAMP AIR LOW IN OXYGEN CONTENT AND HIGH IN CARBON DIOXIDE AS A RESULT OF AN EXPLOSION IN A MINE
LACKS SLACK IN A WAY AND IS WANTING IN SOMETHING OR OTHER
BLACKPOOL ENGLISH SEASIDE PORT FAMOUS FOR ITS ANNUAL BALLROOM DANCE COMPETITION AND ITS SPECTACULAR ILLUMINATI
BLACKGUARD BOYCOTT WARDER, A SCOUNDREL
BLACKOUT COVER UP
BLACKLEG ACUTE BACTERIAL DISEASE OF SHEEP AND CATTLE
BLACK FURIOUS
BLACK FIRST 300-GAME AFL PLAYER TO ALSO BOAST BROWNLOW, NORM SMITH AND PREMIERSHIP MEDALS
BLACKBALLED NOT WANTED
BLACKOUT WHEN POWER'S GONE, WANT TO BREAK UP FIGHT
BLACKBALL EXPULSION
BLACKCROWES "DOWNTOWN MONEY WASTER" BAND
SLACKED LOAFED
BLACK MORBID
BLACKSOUT LOSES CONSCIOUSNESS
SLACKEN MODERATE
BLACKMAIL SHAKE DOWN
LACKING SHY
BLACKLICORICE ANISEED'S FLAVOR
BLACKOUT RUB OUT
BLACKMAILING BADGERING
SLACK MODERATE
SLACK INACTIVE
LACKADAISICAL INACTIVE
BLACKMAILED HUSHED
BLACKGUARD SMEAR
BLACKEN SMEAR
BLACKMAIL ALFRED HITCHCOCK'S FIRST TALKIE
BLACKKEY ONE OF THREE DOZEN ON A PIANO
ALACK "Dear me!"
LACK IMPERFECTION
LACKS Is in need - of a stricter attitude, by the sound of it
BLACKENING Attack someone's reputation
BLACKBOARDS Schoolteachers write on them
BLACKBOARD DO STUDENTS LOOK UP TO THIS DIRECTOR'S GROUP ADMITTING SHORTFALL RELATES TO THE FIRST BILLION?
ALACK GROUP OF CHARACTERS CAUGHT UP IN BLEAK CALAMITY, SADLY
BLACKEN STAIN
SLACKING NOT TRYING HARD WITH A POINT DEFICIT
BLACKADECKER COMPANY THAT INVENTED THE PORTABLE ELECTRIC DRILL
BLACKENS SLANDERS
SLACKS FLUBS
BLACKPOOL SEASIDE RESORT IN LANCASHIRE, ON THE IRISH SEA, HOME TO THREE PIERS
BLACKBIRD One of 24 in pie
BLACKTOPPED PAVED OVER, AND WHAT EACH HALF OF THE ANSWERS TO THE STARRED CLUES CAN BE
BLACKJACK WANT JUDGE TO COME IN TO SUPPORT CLUB
SLACKTIVIST Pejorative nickname for one supporting a cause via unproductive feel-good measures
BLACK EVEN-MONEY ROULETTE PLAY
BLACK Raven's color
BLACKJACK CLUB USED IN CARD GAME
BLACKSOYSCANDAL Controversy about the coloration of a cooking sauce?
BLACKBERRYING GATHERING FRUIT FROM BRAMBLES
LACKLUSTER PROSAIC
BLACK - - - SEA, BODY OF WATER TO THE NORTH OF TURKEY
BLACKMAIL Slush fund
BLACKHUMOR Satirical style featured in "Dr. Strangelove"
BLACKSMITH Old West horseshoer
BLACKSMITH Farrier's task: climb rugged Himalayan peak
LACK ARE BEREFT OF
LACKEY DRUDGE
BLACKLIST (Put on a) roll of people considered untrustworthy
KARENBLACK ACTRESS IN "FAMILY PLOT"
BLACKHAND Coordinated criminal organization
BLACK BEAUTY; ANNA SEWELL NOVEL ADAPTED INTO A TELEVISION SERIES WITH DENIS KING'S THEME GALLOPING HOME
LACKS ___ CONFIDENCE
BLACKPOOL FOOTBALL TEAM NICKNAMED THE TANGERINES
POLLACK "SKETCHES OF FRANK GEHRY" DIRECTOR SYDNEY
BLACKSMITH ONE WHO CREATES OBJECTS FROM WROUGHT IRON OR STEEL
BLACK MAIN COLOUR OF THE FRONT DOOR OF 10 DOWNING STREET; OR, THE SCIENTIST WHO DISCOVERED LATENT HEAT
BLACK THE CIRCLED LETTERS IN THE FIRST SHADED AREA
PLACKET PIECE OF CLOTH LEFT ON BOARD BOAT
SLACK Supine
SLACKEN UNDO
CLACKS Sharp noises
ALACK Old-timey "alas" partner
BLACKH NEITHER LIGHT NOR MATTER CAN ESCAPE FROM IT
BLACK Want to follow Branson's first jet?
CLACK CASTANET SOUND
BLACKWALNUT ICE CREAM FLAVOR
TIGHTSLACKS CLOTHING CONTRADICTION
BLACKWHITE CONTRADICTION OF PLAIN FACTS, IN "1984"
SLACKS Loose pants
BLACKCATSTEVENS ... A POP/FOLK SINGER WITH NUMEROUS 1970S HITS?
BLACKSMITH HEAD OF BROADCASTING WANTS TO BROADCAST "LEGEND OF THE FORGE MASTER"
BLACKOUT Occasion for lighting candles
BLACK ___-eyed peas
BLACKBERRIES Bramble fruit
BLACKHEATH FEEL COLD IN OUTSKIRTS OF BRITISH PART OF LONDON
ALACK A shortage? Oh dear!
BLACKBERRY Mournful Chuck?
ALACK Old word of woe
ALACK Old expression of dismay
ALACK A shortage, sad to say
BLACKMIRROR NETFLIX SHOW INSPIRED BY "THE TWILIGHT ZONE"
LACKADAY Miss a time for an expression of grief
BLACKBERRYBUSH Perennial with edible dark-colored fruit
ALACK Sighed cry
BLACK Jack of "School of Rock"
BLACK With 49-Across 2018 Marvel film starring Michael B. Jordan as Erik Killmonger
LACKOFALTERNATIVE Lack of choice
BLACK Boy's first to want very dark colour
BLACK Colour of spades and clubs in cards
BLACKSUIT Worn at funerals and clubs for example
SLACKENED SLOWED
HUGOBLACK Supreme Court justice known for a literalist interpretation of the Bill of Rights
SLACK COAL DROSS IS NOT FIRMLY DRAWN OUT
CLACKMANNAN FORMER COUNTY TOWN OF BRITAIN'S SMALLEST HISTORIC COUNTY
SLACK OPPOSITE OF TAUT
LACLACKERS BALLS-ON-A-STRING TOY FROM HOLLYWOOD?
BLACKWALL Means of crossing the Thames
BLACKSHIRT Fascist, dark on top
SLACKEN Become less active
BLACKANDTAN Drink made by mixing ale and stout
BLACKLEG Boycott to stump up! He's not out
BLACKOUT By the end of September, 1939, Londoners had to get used to this almost total ban on showing any lig
SLACK SLACKEN
SLACK Quaggy
SLACKS To be deficient in a ship can be wearing!
BLACK Line adopted by champion chess player
ALACK A shortfall, I'm afraid
BLACKLIST Boycott chess player on a roll
BLACKLEG What Oliver will do over shortfall from novice, who won't go out with the rest
BLACKLIST Lawyer admits shortfall relates to first boycott
BLACK Back-breaking bit of labour makes you depressed
SLACKER Lazy fellow who doesn't have a dollar?
BLACKMIRROR SCI-FI TV SERIES ON NETFLIX THAT REVOLVES AROUND THE EFFECT OF TECHNOLOGY ON PEOPLE: 2 WDS.
BLACKBETTY African-American work song, often credited to Leadbelly, that gave Ram Jam a 1977 hit
BLACKCAP BIRD ONCE MEANT ONE SHOULD SWING
SLACK LIFELESS
BLACKGUARDS RASCALS
WERELACKLUSTER "MY GEM STOCKS___"
ALACK I MOURN MEMBER OF RAF, ONE IN A THOUSAND
BLACKJACKMO Convention site for gamblers?
LACKLUSTER LIFELESS
SLACKS Squadron leader has no casual wear
BLACKBART Better-known name of Charles E. Boles
BLACKOPS 2010 installment in the Call of Duty series
BLACK 1991 song written by Eddie Vedder that was featured in the sixth season finale of the TV series Cold Case
INKBLACK Dark shade
BLACKRIDGE Where in Scotland want to be involved in card game
SLACK Lax when it's left in the bag
BLACKHOLEOFCALCUTTA AREA OF SPACE WHERE ENGLISH WERE HELD IN FORT WILLIAM?
BLACKHAWKDOWNLOAD McGregor film about accessing pro hockey info?
BLACKLIST VOTE AGAINST
BLACKSMITHS In colonial America, people whose occupation was making horseshoes
SLACK BE REMISS IN PRODUCING COAL-DROSS
SLACK BEING LAZY, LACKS ORGANISATION
LACKING WITHOUT BEING LAZY ON SUNDAY
KARENBLACK "Nashville" actress
LACKADAISICAL AID A LILAC SACK"S MOVEMENT, DESPITE BEING LAZY
SLACK The cut-off trousers aren't tight
BLACK Very dark colour
SLACKS PANTS OR TAKES IT EASY
SLACKS Is indolent when wearing them?
BLACKJACK KNAVE OF CLUBS OR SPADES USED IN CARD-GAME
SLACK THING TO TAKE UP
SLACKNESS Laxity
SLACK Unadorned, severely simple
BLACKJACK CASINO GAME, AND HINT TO THE THEME IN LAST WORDS OF ANSWERS TO STARRED CLUES
PAYBLACKMAIL REDEEM
SLACKEN FOR WANT OF MONEY ALL ROUND, DO LESS BUSINESS
LACKEYS GOFERS
CARBONBLACK Substance used to make ink
SLACKENED MADE A ROPE LESS TAUT
SLACKEN MAKE LESS TAUT, AS A ROPE
SLACKER LESS TIGHT
BLACK Nonwhite
BLACKJACK Game that is this puzzle's theme
LACK SLENDERNESS
LACKOFTRACK RAILROAD ENGINEER'S DEARTH?
BLACKLIST Have no dealings with
BLACK A DEADLY EPIDEMIC OF THE BUBONIC PLAGUE IN THE 14TH CENTURY
BLACK Bad mark is creditable and 3
BLACKJACK COLOUR CARD FOR THOSE PLAYING A RISKY GAME
BLACKOUT Momentary loss of consciousness, vision or memory
BLACKS PGA TOUR PLAYER RONNIE AND FAMILY
BLACKJACK 21 IN TWO CARDS
BLACKBOTTOM AMERICAN DANCE OF THE LATE 1920S
BLACKMAILBOX It's painted and receives letters
BLACKHAND COSA NOSTRA
BLACKFORESTGATEAU RICH TYPE OF CAKE
BLACK CONRAD AND BARBARA _____
BLACKJACK Vingt-et-un or a similar card game
CLACKS CLICKS CASTANETS
CLACK CLICK CASTANETS
BLACKENS Something missing in a boy"s slanders
BLACK Total absence of light
BLACKBALLS GET SWEETS FROM LITTLE PLACE DOWN SOUTH
LACKEYS YES-MEN
BLACKLEG There"s a striking difference between him and his workmates
SLACKEN DON"T LET THE GUYS GET TOO TIGHT
SLACK NOT DOING MUCH BUSINESS PROVIDING FUEL
BLACKOUT PERIOD DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR WHEN ALL FORMS OF LIGHT HAD TO BE EXTINGUISHED OR MINIMISED WITH
SHELLACKED DEFEATED HANDILY
SLACKED APPRENTICE OUTWARDLY DISMISSED FOR HAVING BEEN LAZY
BLACK DESPERATE, BILLIONS HAVE TO FACE DEPRIVATION
BLACKLEGS Scabs left in some beastly panto costume
BLACK Like a lot of piano keys
BLACKJACK IT'S PART OF THE ECONOMY AFTER TEN IN CLUBS, FOR EXAMPLE, AT TWENTY-ONE
BLACKMORE R D ?, author of 1869 novel Lorna Doone
BLACK What was assumed by 6A, along with earlier version, in such an old film
POLLACK A sea-fish
LACKS Smallnesses
BLACKIE BOSTON ___
BLACK Like coffee sans cream
BLACKOUT SWOON
BLACKCAP BIRD OF ILL OMEN TO CRIMINALS IN THE PAST
LACKEYS BADLY PAID SERVANTS
BLACKPOOL RESORT IN NW ENGLAND
BLACKMAIL Feeling initially around letter bag, need letters for children's favourite game?
BLACKBERRY NAME OF ONE OF THE RABBITS IN WATERSHIP DOWN BY RICHARD ADAMS; OR, A BRAND OF SMARTPHONE
BLACK ___ house ants are attracted to sweet foodstuffs and are seen as pests as they scavenge in kitchens, dustbins and dog faeces
BLACKINTERIOR JACK'S CUSTOM CAR ACCESSORY?
BLACKBALLING Barring snooker player's main target in game primarily
LACKADAISICAL LIMP AND MISS A PLATFORM -- I MUST GO TO CALIFORNIA SHORTLY
BLACKBALL Expel from a group
BLACKANDBLUEBOY GAINSBOROUGH'S "PORTRAIT OF A HOCKEY PLAYER"
BLACKEYEDSNOOZIN Result of an old-fashioned one-two-punch knockout?
BLACK POE TITLE COLOR
BEANTOWNBLACKIE Detective played in films by Chester Morris
LACKOFCHARACTER ASPIRING CARTOONIST'S PROBLEM?
ALACK What a famine generates unfortunately
THATOLDBLACKMAGIC MAD WITH A TIGHT BALLCOCK UNFORTUNATELY HIT SOME YEARS AGO
BLACK TRADITIONAL COLOR OF LONDON'S LICENSED TAXIS
LACKING Not competent
BLACK Born with a deficiency ___ it"s hopeless
BLACKOUT SAVE BAGS TO HAVE EVERYTHING YOU NEED WHEN POWER'S LOST
BLACKCURRANT Shrub with small edible berries
BLACKANDWHITETV "Front Page Challenge" could be viewed in the early yrs. in Canada by way of a what?: 4 wds.
BLACKISLE PENINSULA IN THE SCOTTISH HIGHLANDS BETWEEN THE MORAY AND CROMARTY FIRTHS
LACKADAY NEED 24 HOURS, ALAS
LACKEYS EMPLOYEES
ROBERTAFLACK ONLY SOLO ARTIST TO WIN BACK-TO-BACK RECORD OF THE YEAR GRAMMYS
LACKLUSTER Phoned in
BLACKHOLE THERE'S NO ESCAPING THIS
SLACKS BECOMES LESS ACTIVE
BLACKING OLD STOVE-POLISH; REFUSING TO HANDLE
SLACKEN EASE OFF (WORK)
BLACK Lancashire delicacy, ___ Peas; also known as Carlin, Parched or Maple Peas, perfect when mushy and served with vinegar
ALACK A NEED TO REGRET TO SAY THIS
LACKLUSTER HO HUM
SLACKEN ABATE, AS A DOWNPOUR
POLLACK Relative of the cod
BLACKPANTHER 2018 BLOCKBUSTER FILM BASED ON A MARVEL COMIC
BLACKWESSON HAMMER WIELDER
BLACK DEJECTED
ALACK 'OH, WOE!'
ALACK One thing wanting in expression of regret
BLACKSMITH Farrier
LACKEYS SERVILE FOLLOWERS
BLACKOUT NEED IN CONTEST FOR REPORTING RESTRICTIONS
LACKING SHORN
BLACKEST Most tragic thing missing in defeat
BLACKLIST DENOUNCE
BACKINBLACK "HELL'S BELLS," "SHOOT TO THRILL," "ROCK & ROLL AIN'T NOISE POLLUTION"
SLACKS Loose casual trousers
SLACK Casual trousers, almost loose
ASBLACKASINK Threatening, for instance, to boycott a sort of school
ALACKOFPIES Baker's miscalculation
BLACK FOREST A Walk in the ____ was Horst Jankowski’s biggest hit
BLACKBERRY With 12, it"s cooked up by high-tech companies with spies having cover blown
SLACK OPPOSITE OF TAUTNESS
BLACKLIST Record of persons in disfavour
SLACKED QUIETED
LACKOFALTERNATIVE No choice
SLACK LEISURELY
SLACKENED LEISURELY
BLACKOUT SUDDENLY LOSE CONSCIOUSNESS
BLACKLIVESMATTER Phrase coined by the social activist Alicia Garza in 2013
BLACKTIE Like some formal events
BLACKOUT Temporary electrical power cut
POLLACK People regularly want fish
CLICKCLACK NOISE SUCH AS OF HEELS ON A HARD SURFACE
BLACKLIGHT Ultraviolet glower
LACK It's not for a ___ of trying
BLACK Not owing money
LACK UNDERAGE
BLACKJACK STRIKE
SLACKS GO WITHOUT WEARING SMALLS IN CASUAL TROUSERS
LACK Want some special acknowledgement
BLACKANDYELLOW 2010 Wiz Khalifa hit whose title contains two colors: 3 wds.
POLLACK BEN ___ JAZZ BAND
PLACKET Feature of shirt left in wrapper
LACKS NEEDS A STUDENT ON A CHOPPER ARTICULATED
SLACKOFF LOOSEN
SLACK LOOSEN
BLACKEYEDPP SOUTHERN DISH, SO WE HEAR
LACK Want chess player to lose bishop
SLACK FLUB
ALACK THERE'S A SHORTAGE: OH, DEARY ME!
BLACKWIDOWNOBODYKNOWS Deadly spider that's totally obscure? (Iggy Azalea + The Tony Rich Project = Jay Sean)
BLACKBEATLES 2016 RAE SREMMURD HIT WITH A B.B. TITLE: 2 WDS.
SLACKEN When cricket players lack energy some will relax ...
BLACKENED BLOTCHY
SLACK FLAG
BLACKOUT OBLITERATE
POORRICHARDSALACK ANNUAL PUBLICATION OF BENJAMIN FRANKLIN [#5]
BLACKLEG PLANT DISEASE
BLACKMAILED EXTORTED, EXACTED MONEY BY THREATS
BLACKMAIL EXTORTION BY THREATS
BLACKLISTED Proscribed as undesirable
BLACKSMITH One who makes horseshoes and shoes horses
LACKEY One could serve with the loss of most of one eye
BLACKSHEEP Person in disgrace taking stock behind bar?
LACKADAISICAL WANT ONE WEST COAST STATE TO ADOPT A PLATFORM, BEING INEFFECTUAL
BLACK LIKE FRIDAY AFTER THANKSGIVING
BLACKCAP Left support and small explosive around gull
ALACK AN EXPRESSION OF REGRET FOR A DEFICIENCY
BLACKCAP Common Eurasian warbler of the family Sylviidae; Sylvia atricapilla
BLACK RARE POSTAGE STAMP, PENNY ...
ALACK Poetic word for alas
SLACKER SHIRKER
BLACKJACK IT'S A GREAT DEAL IN VEGAS
SLACKJAWED Agape
BLACKLEG Non-striker's filthy stump
CLACKS Castanet sounds
LACKEYS SERVILE FOLLOWERS ARE JUST ABOUT DEFICIENT IN OPENERS
CLACKS WALKS IN HIGH HEELS
BLACK WHO DOES DRAKE HOGESTYN PLAY IN DAYS OF OUR LIVES? HIS FIRST NAME IS JOHN.
BLACKTEA Food item once used as currency in Mongolia
BLACK Popular dance of the 1920s originating in New Orleans
INTHEBLACK Lab working with kitchen solvent
BLACK GLOOMY
BLACKJACKDEALER "Hit" man, perhaps?
BLACKCAP TYPE OF BIRD CRIMINALS RECOGNISED AS BAD NEWS IN THE PAST
SLACKEN BRAKE
BLACKANDWHITE Type of TV used night and day?
SLACKENED YIELDED
LACKING Short member of RAF obtains an honour
SLACKEN Want to be held by old nurse and relax
BLACK TIE Semi-formal dress code
BLACK TIE Morbid couple in evening wear
SLACK SHAPELESS
LACK Mane, for a female lion, e.g.
BLACKMAILER SO THE UNIONS WOULD BAN NORMAN? THAT'S CRIMINAL
LACKOFSUCCESS SINKING SHIP
BLACKCAP DARK HEADWEAR OF A WARBLER
BLACK MARK BOWDEN'S ACCOUNT OF THE US MILITARY OPERATIONS IN MOGADISHU, ... HAWK DOWN
LACKEY To be deficient in early extremes for a liveried manservant
ALACK WOEFUL WORD
LACKEY This will serve to be without most of one eye
SLACKEN LOSE TAUTNESS
BLACKNESSOFSPACE Like the area between stars
BLACK ___ WIDOW; DEADLY SPIDER
BLACKANDTAN IT'S HALF ALE, HALF STOUT
LACKS Doesn't have to be careless in speech
BLACKEYEDSUSANS Floral ladies?
BLACK BISHOP - SOMETHING NEEDED FOR CHESS PLAYER
SLACKER PERSON WHO DOESN'T WORK AS THOROUGHLY AS CLERK, POSSIBLY
THEBLACKORCHID LOREN/QUINN FILM: 1959
BLACKLEG Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike
LACKING Without resin and ruler
BLACKMAIL DEMAND FOR MONEY IN RETURN FOR KEEPING QUIET
SLACKJAWED HAVING A LOOK OF BEWILDERMENT
BLACKBOARD WRITING SURFACE ON A CLASSROOM WALL
BLACKMAIL Pressurise baron to go without armour?
BLACKCROWES "HARD TO HANDLE" BAND, WITH "THE"
BLACKEYEDBEE INSECT WITH A SHINER?
SLACKING PLAYING
BLACKGUARD BRITISH OFFER NO DEFENCE FOR MISCREANT
BLACKOUT JET NOT WORKING - POWER FAILURE
BLACKANDBLUE Colors of the dress in the photo above
Ladysmith Black Mambazo South African group who performed on the 1986 Paul Simon album Graceland
BLACKBOARD SUPPORT GOVERNORS ADOPTING LECTURER'S TEACHING AID
REDWINGEDBLACKBIRD American flier with scarlet patches
ERICTHEREDBLACK OTTAWA'S VIKING IMPORT LINESMAN?
REDBLACKPANTHER OTTAWA'S RADICAL BIG CAT MASCOT?
SLACK HAVING FEW ORDERS TO EXECUTE FOR FUEL
SLACK LOOSE BIT OF LETTUCE PUT IN BAG
REDBLACKS OTTAWA'S CFL FOOTBALL TEAM
BLACKLEG SUPPORT MEMBER, ABOUT 50, WITH SCAB
BLACKTIE FORMAL
LACKEY HANGER-ON
SLACK FAR FROM BUSY
BLACK ___ COW
BLACKING Bishop not having polish
LACK OUT
SLACK Not doing much business in cheap fuel
BLACKHAND Former Italian secret criminal group
BLACK CAPITAL OF BELGIUM HAS A DEARTH OF ONYX
BLACKLEG STRIKEBREAKER - DISEASE OF FARM ANIMALS
FLACKS Press agents, informally
BLACKGUARD CAD
BLACKORCHID 1958 Loren/Quinn movie
LACKEYS Servants need yen to be restricted by directions
BLACKGUARD Protector for actress Karen?
BLACKBURN Large industrial town in Lancashire housing Ewood Park football stadium
LACKS NEGLIGENT, IT'S SAID, SO GOES WITHOUT
LACK OMISSION
BLACKNIGHT MYSTERIOUS "IVANHOE" CHARACTER, WITH "THE"
BLACKFLY GARDEN PEST
BLACKHUMOR Gallows humor
BLACKMAN THE VOICE OF DICKIE KNEE IN HEY, HEY, IT'S SATURDAY, JOHN ...
BLACKICE DANGEROUS ROAD COATING
BLACK BOYCOTT
BLACKJACK GAME WITH HITTING AND BUSTING
BLACK WITH "AND" AND 67-ACROSS, WHAT 17-, 29-, 45- AND 59-ACROSS ARE
BLACK *Comic actor / *Card game ... or a hint to the answers to the starred clues
LACKADAISICAL Lacking drive and rigour
BLACKOUT Need in fight to lose consciousness
LACK BE IN WANT OF
BLACKOUT ENFORCED DARKNESS DURING AN AIR RAID
jet-black OF THE DARKEST COLOUR
JETBLACK VERY DARKEST COLOUR
SLACKED Fatted
BLACKSHEEP NE'ER-DO-WELL
QATARALITTLESLACK "DOHA: SLOW WAITRESS, BUT WE'LL ___"
LACKING BURNED OUT
BLACKOUT UNCONSCIOUSNESS
LACKING Bereaved
CLACKED MADE SHARP SOUNDS
BLACKMAIL Film murder motive, perhaps
BLACKGUARD Barkeeper in parts is a rogue
BLACKANDBLUE BRUISED
THEBLACKWATCH Royal Highland Regiment
BLACKLEG STRIKE-BREAKER
BLACKBALL REFUSE TO ENDORSE
LACK WANT JET TO DROP ITS NOSE?
BLACKEYELINER Bit of a goth's cosmetic case, maybe
BLACKLICORICE Food that was called 53-Across before Twizzlers and the like
BLACKBOTTOM KIND OF PIE
BLACK ___ SEA, BODY OF WATER BETWEEN ASIA AND SE EUROPE ALSO CALLED THE EUXINE SEA
BLACKSTAR David Bowie's first U.S. #1 album
ALACK Need to pursue a cry of woe
BLACKBERRY PRODUCT THAT MAY OR MAY NOT BE COMPATIBLE WITH APPLE
SLACKS Informal legwear
BLACKHAWKEYE SENSOR ON A HELICOPTER?
JETBLACK COMPLETELY DARK
PITCHBLACK COMPLETELY DARK
BLACKLISTS NAMES OF THOSE OUT OF FAVOUR
BLACK RICH RED CHOCOLATE-COLOURED SUNFLOWER - 'EVIL SORCERY'?
BLACKPEPPER HOT SPICE
DORRITBLACK A PIONEER OF MODERNISM IN AUSTRALIA, PAINTER OF THE BRIDGE
BLACKOUT POWER FAILURE
BLACKJACK CARD GAME PLAYED IN CASINOS
LACK CRY OUT FOR
SLACK Idle in the coal-mine
SLACKER LAZY PERSON
BLACK *Prominent Goth color
BLACKBELT MARTIAL ARTS LEVEL
LACKHUMOR HARDLY EVER LAUGH?
SLACKEN WANT, WHEN IN THE MONEY, TO EASE OFF
BLACKLISTED Ostracized
BLACKENING Making dark or sullying
LACKS HANDICAPS
JETBLACK VERY DARK
PITCHBLACK VERY DARK
BLACKMAILER Mother gets in cab with killer, nasty criminal
BACKINBLACK 1980 HARD ROCK ALBUM THAT WENT 22X PLATINUM ... OR A HINT TO HOW TO CROSS THIS PUZZLE'S 27-ACROSS
BLACKTHORN Shrub by bar lacerated husband going inside
BLACKBERRYPIE DESSERT CHOICE
BLACKBURN BRITISH LOW-LEVEL SUBSONIC STRIKE AIRCRAFT THAT SERVED WITH THE ROYAL NAVY AND LATER THE ROYAL AIR F
BLACK COLOUR OF SPADES AND CLUBS IN CARDS, OR OF THE BALL IN SNOOKER WORTH SEVEN POINTS
SLACKER ONE TAKING IT A BIT TOO EASY ON THE JOB
BLACKBEARD EDWARD TEACH, FAMILIARLY
BLACKBLIZZARD DUST STORM
LACKS Slendernesses
BLACKBERRY FRUIT FROM A BUSH
SLACK Something that can be cut or taken up
BLACKWIDOW VENOMOUS SPIDER
BLACKGOLD 48-DOWN, SLANGILY
LAMPBLACK Labour MP gets in: then there's a shortage of pigment
BLACKTHORN DEPRESSED BY DIFFICULTY LEADING TO A WALKING STICK
LACKING Not full of
JETBLACKBOX ACCIDENT ANALYSIS TOOL IN A COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT?
BLACK Pudding could be said to anticipate shortage
BLACKGUARD BRITISH WANT TO KEEP WATCH ON SCOUNDREL
SLACK TAPER
ALACK A JET WON'T START, I'M SAD TO SAY
BLACKBURN JET STREAM 22 MILES NORTHWEST OF MANCHESTER
BLACKENING Appearing briefly (of a facial expression)
BLACKENED CHARRED
BLACKBEARD Nickname for Edward Teach
BLACKBIRD Support offer embracing both sides in flyer
LACKLUSTER HO-HUM
SLACKER UNAMBITIOUS ONE
SLACKS SON HAS NEED OF TROUSERS
BLACKPOOL SEASIDE TOWN WHERE RITA TANNER SCATTERED HUSBAND DENNIS' ASHES IN CORRIE
LAMPBLACK Soot used as pigment
SLACKS CASUAL WEAR
BLACKEYE SHINER
PLAYSJACKBLACK LANDS THE LEAD IN A CERTAIN ACTOR'S FILM BIO?
BLACKMAILING ATTEMPTING TO OBTAIN MONEY BY INTIMIDATION
BLACKLIST EXPEL
BLACKBALL EXPEL
BLACKCAT CLUB ADMITS SHORTFALL RELATES TO INITIAL COSTS - IS THERE SOMETHING FAMILIAR ABOUT THAT?
SLACK SHORTAGE AFTER SOCIETY IS CARELESS
BLACKMARK STIGMA
BLACKEYE STIGMA
BLACKSPOT SOMETHING ON THE SUIT OF 18-ACROSS ON DECEMBER 26?
CLINTBLACK "A BETTER MAN" COUNTRY SINGER
SLACKER 1990 comedy-drama film starring, written and directed by Richard Linklater
BLACKMAILED FRENCH POSSESSIVE
BLACK Jet color?
ADEEPBLACKGEMSTONE RIDDLE, PART 5
FORLACKOFABETTERWARD RIDDLE'S ANSWER
BLACKOUT Loss of light, consciousness, or information
BLACKANDWHITE RIDDLE, PART 5
BLACKCAPS Birds which were signs of doom?
LACK NEED A LOT OF INDIANS, SAY
BLACKLETTER Old-fashioned type cured housing shortage, beginning in London
BLACKJACK Refuse to deal with sailor showing pirate's flag
BLACKBOARD SURFACE FOR CHALK
KARENBLACKBOARD CLASSROOM FEATURE FOR A CANADIAN ACTRESS?
MENINBLACK THEME OF THIS PUZZLE
BLACKMAIL THE DEMANDING OF MONEY TO KEEP SOMETHING QUIET
BLACKMAILED SHAKEN
BLACK Actor in Shallow Hal, School of Rock, King Kong and The Holiday
BLACKGOOEYSTUFF PITCH
BLACKBEAUTY SEE 23-ACROSS
BLACKFLY A darker aphid is referred to as this
BLACKSEA WATER NORTH OF TURKEY
SHELLACKED Finished, in a way
SLACKS ALTERNATIVE TO A SKIRT
SLACK Period of decreased activity
BLACK FUNEREAL
BLACKTIE PLACES SECURE ON JET, HAVING EXPENSIVE PARTY-GOING HABIT
MEANINBLACK Like a melodrama villain?
BLACKBERRIES FRUIT
LACKLUSTER Showing little energy to have no change to result
BLACKCAP A BROWNISH-GREY WARBLER, ALSO KNOWN AS THE NORTHERN NIGHTINGALE
BLACKISH ABC SITCOM
BLACKEN BESMIRCH
BOOTBLACK BUFFER?
BLACKBOX FLIGHT DATA RECORDER
BLACKTHORN SLOE-BEARING SHRUB
ALACK SADLY
BLACK In archery, the white mark in the centre of a target
BLACKBIRD NEED SENTENCE ADDED TO BOOK FLYER
BLACKBOARD AND 16 RICHARD BROOKS FILM THAT STARRED GLENN FORD AND ANNE FRANCIS
BLACKOUT FAINT
THEBLACK 1979 FAMILY FILM STARRING KELLEY RENO, TERI GARR AND MICKEY ROONEY
SLACKS Skinhead has a need for trousers
SLACKEN Reduce tension
LACKEY Footman's deficiency Pepys regularly ignored
BLACKTIE FORMAL ATTIRE
BLACK TIE FORMAL ATTIRE
BLACKINKITEMS Materials used in the production of goods
BLACK CRAYON COLOR
BLACKMORE AUTHOR OF LORNA DOONE, A ROMANCE NOVEL SET AROUND SOMERSET AND EXMOOR DURING MONMOUTH'S REBELLION
SLACK DORMANT
BLACKSHEEP MISFIT
BLACKBIRD DARK-FEATHERED FLYER OR THE TITLE OF A BEATLES SONG
BLACKBALL EXCLUDE BY A NEGATIVE VOTE
BLACKSMITH Clint and Maggie become an iron worker?
LACK Are short
BLACKBOARD Billion are short of food and school equipment
LACK WANT TO TAKE IT EASY WHEN HEAD'S AWAY
BLACKLEG Indication of very bad bruising on member who is unpopular worker?
BLACKCOMEDY CERTAIN FILM GENRE
SLACKS Casual clothing
BLACK Dark and criminal lord?
ALACK EXCLAMATION OF SORROW
BLACK Chessboard side
ALACK Old cry of dismay
BLACKANDWHITETV '50S ELECTRONICS PURCHASE
FLACK (US) PRESS AGENT; ROBERTA -, SINGER
BLACK *STEPHEN HAWKING SUBJECT
BLACKICE WINTER ROAD HAZARD
BLACKBALL SEE 45-ACROSS
SLACK NONSPECIFIC
LACKING Polish bishop's left short
LACK WANT CHESS PLAYER TO SACRIFICE BISHOP
LACKS Doesn't possess
ITSBLACKSQUARES SEE 17-ACROSS
BLACKANDBLUE BADLY BRUISED
BLACKMAGICWOMAN 1970 SANTANA COVER
LACK Miss out on
BLACKBELT KARATE LEVEL
LACK Deficiency of slacks
BLACKBIRD FEATHERED CREATURE OR BEATLES SONG
BLACKMARKS REPUTATION STAINERS
LACKS Is short of slack, so we hear
BOOTBLACK Worker whose stock-in-trade is spit and polish
BLACKSMITH Man with an anvil
BLACKJACK Full of anger over objective of bowls game
BLACKWIDOW HIGHLY VENOMOUS SPIDER
BLACKCAP BIRD, A SIGN OF IMPENDING EXECUTION
BLACKANDWHITE RACES
BLACKANTONYMS WHITE AND LIGHTED
BLACKSMITH Artisan traditionally working in a forge with an anvil and hammer
BLACKARTS WITCHCRAFT AND SUCH
BLACKBERRY Research in Motion, now
BLACKBALL Reject left during second dance
LACK Be caught short
BLACKANTS KITCHEN PESTS
BLACKMAIL Gloomy correspondence to crime
LACKADAISICAL SPIRITLESS
SLACKENING Easing off, loosening
BLACKARTS WITCHCRAFT
BLACKART MAGIC
BLACKJACKRABBIT Bugs in Vegas?
LACKING MISSING
BLACKARTS MAGIC HOSPITAL ADMITTING DEFICIENCY
BLACKBOARD CHESS PLAYER NEEDS TO GET ON WHERE HE MIGHT CHALK UP A WIN
BLACKANDBLUE BRUISE COLORS
SLACKEN ABATE
BLACKLEG HE'S NOT A STRIKING EXAMPLE OF COMRADESHIP
MENINBLACKLIPSTICK BACKUP SINGERS IN A RUPAUL VIDEO?
BLACKSEA ETERNALLY
BLACKENING Maligning book without qualities absorbing space at printer's
LACKWIT BLOCKHEAD
MEETJOEBLACKTOP "Say hello to your average asphalt contractor"?
BLACKBOCKS VERY DARK BEERS?
BLACK HORROR CLASSIC, CREATURE FROM THE ___ LAGOON
PLACKETS Pieces of cloth sewn over openings
BLACKOLIVES FRUIT ON A VEGGIE PIZZA
SLACKER NOT AS TIGHT
LACK DON'T HAVE
BLACKEYE BOXING RING?
BLACKBALL ... THREATENING EVERYBODY OUTSIDE BRITISH BAR
SLACKEN LOOSEN
ALACK I'M UNHAPPY! I HAVE A DEFICIENCY
GREENBLACKBERRY COLORFUL MOBILE DEVICE?
BLACK Sirius _; Harry Potter character
PEARLYBLACK WRONG TOOTH SHADE
PLACKET CAT MAYBE WITH NEED TO GET HOLD OF PIECE OF MATERIAL
BLACKJACK GAMBLER'S GAME, PERHAPS
BLACK Longtime Supreme Court name
BLACKIE Eric Clapton's favorite guitar
BLACKMASS SATANISTS' RITUAL
WINNINGBLACKJACKTOTAL 21
BLACKCOFFEE MORNING PICK-ME-UP
BLACK 22 and 7 Channel 4 television sitcom starring Dylan Moran
LACKLUSTER Halfhearted
LACKADAISICAL Halfhearted
LACK WANT
ALACK "ALAS AND ___"
SLACKENED DELAYED
BLACKADDER VENOMOUS EUROPEAN VIPER
BLACKBLIZZARD DUST OR SANDCARRYING WINDSTORM
LACKEY Menial servant
BLACKMAIL CHESS PLAYER'S LETTERS CAUSING OFFENCE
SLACKS Head of state does not have casual attire
BLACKLEG STRIKEBREAKER
BLACKMAGIC EVIL SORCERY
SLACKS QUIETS
BLACKMAIL HUSH MONEY
SLACKS THEY ARE WORN INSTEAD OF BUSTLES!
SLACK LOOSE, LARGE BAG CONTAINING MONEY
BLACK Dirty footballer crossing line
STITCHBLACKNESS Lack of light to a tailor?
SLACKS Semiformal pants
SLATEBLACK DARK HUE
PITCHBLACK EXTREMELY DARK
BLACK EXTREMELY DARK
LACKADAISICAL CARELESS
BLACKS Coals
BLACKHAWK ATTACK HELICOPTER
CLINTBLACK COLORFUL "PUT YOURSELF IN MY SHOES" SINGER
BLACKANDWHITE AS PHOTOS MAY BE, NOT ADMITTING ANY MIDDLE GROUND
BLACKPOOL Whale keeps changing tack around the water, high spot of holiday?
LACKS DOESN'T INCLUDE
BLACKCURRANT FRUIT SHORTAGE BEGINNING FOR COUNTRY IN DIFFICULTY REFLECTED BY ANGRY SPEECH
ALACK WORD OF WOE
BLACKHOLE DARK AND INESCAPABLE SITUATION
BLACKEYE SHINER TO BE INTERRUPTED BY SERVANT
BLACKMAIL REFUSE TO DEAL WITH MAN REPORTED FOR CRIME
BLACKBIRD Crow, e.g.
BUYBUYBLACKBIRD McCartney plugging a song off the White Album?
LACKED WAS DEFICIENT IN
BLACKBIRD Common European thrush with a bright orange-yellow beak
BLACKEYEDSUSANS Maryland state flowers
LACKEYS Many a servant wants to hold you back
SLACK Left in the container it's not working
BLACKSMITH Striking worker?
SLACKS IS NEGLECTFUL ___ THERE"S SHORTAGE ON BOARD SHIP
BLACKEYEDPEEWEE PAUL REUBENS AFTER BEING PUNCHED IN THE FACE?
BLACKTOP PAVING MATERIAL
UBERBLACK Fancy rideshare option
SLACKER Buck passer
BLACK School of Rock star Jack
SLACKER GOLDBRICK
MENINBLACK SEE 30-ACROSS
BLACKANDBLUE BATTERED
LACKOFSPINE TIMIDITY
BLACKEYE RING SOUVENIR?
BLACKEYEDPEACE Truce after a fistfight?
BLACKBUCK INDIAN ANTELOPE
BLACK FOREST GATEAU CHERRY AND CHOCOLATE CREAM CAKE
LAMPBLACK SOOTY STUFF
BLACKBALLING OSTRACISM
BLACKANDWHITE INVOLVING CLEARLY DEFINED ISSUES
black-and-white INVOLVING CLEARLY DEFINED ISSUES
BLACK Men in ___, Will Smith film
FLACK PRESS AGENT
CLACKED CRIED
BLACKLEG Members of GMB lack legitimacy for one refusing to strike
LACKS IS SHORT, THEY SAY - SHORT OF DISCIPLINE
BLACKEYES SHINERS
BLACKBERRY FRUIT MACHINE?
BLACKBEAUTY *CLASSIC NOVEL WITH THE CHAPTER "MY BREAKING IN"
BLACKPRINCE SON OF EDWARD III, FOUGHT AT CRECY
SLACKER Looser or more negligent
LACKS IS IN NEED OF
SLACKING Shirking
LACKADAISICAL INERT
TWOLANEBLACKTOP 1971 ROAD FILM CO-STARRING JAMES TAYLOR
BLACKLISTED BOYCOTTED
LACK ABSENCE
BLACKBALL EXCLUDE FROM A CLUB OR PROFESSION
BLACK Crosswords have ... and white squares
BLACK LIKE CLUBS AND SPADES
BLACK Enveloped in darkness
LACKADAISICAL LACKING ENTHUSIASM AND THOROUGHNESS
SLACKENED LESSENED
BLACKMAILING RESCUING
LACKEY ERRAND BOY
LACK Want servant to get the old west-facing shed
LACK Absence that the South would first have made loose
BLACK MAGIC SORCERY
BLACKART SORCERY
BLACKMAGIC SORCERY
JETBLACK EBONY
BLACK EBONY
SLACKLY Cunning about absence in a loose way
BLACKJACK Casino game: add the numbers from the entries at 19A, 15D, and 28D to get another name for it
SLACKED LESSENED
BLACKHOLE TERM POPULARIZED BY PHYSICIST JOHN WHEELER
ALACK WOE IS ME!
BLACKEN POUND
ALACK UNFORTUNATELY
BLACK COLOUR
BLACKTEA DARK BREW
BLACKFORESTCAKE CHOCOLATY DESSERT
LACKEY SYCOPHANT, TOADY
BLACKEN CHAR
BLACKE CHAR
BLACKMAGIC *SORCERY
SLACK FUEL USED WHEN THINGS ARE NOT TIGHT?
BLACKOUTS ZONES
CLACK Typewriter sound
LACKLUSTER. DULL
LACKLUSTRE DULL
LACK Destitution
CLACKS Knocking sounds
ALACK Characters in uprising in nick ___ calamity, unfortunately
BLACKBOX *IMPORTANT PART OF A PLANE
LACKEY I serve a need extremely efficiently
BLACKOUT Faint lights not seen during this
REDBLACKANDBLUE Ottawa player showing the effects of some hard hits?
BLACKTAIL MULE DEER
BLACKOUT POWER CUT
PAINTITBLACK STONES HIT BIRD, AFTER SUFFERING WITHOUT MILK
SLACKENED Loosened, as a rope
LACKS NOES
SLACKS TROUSERS
ASBLACKAS JET
BLACKASTAR JET
BLACKMORE Richard Doddridge ____ wrote Lorna Doone
BLACKBEAUTY ANNA SEWELL HORSE TALE
LACK DEFICIT
BLACKSOXSCANDAL *FALLOUT FROM THE 1919 WORLD SERIES
BLACKPEPPER MCCORMICK OFFERING
ALACK Dismayed cry
SLACKS CASUAL TROUSERS
SLACK BEHIND
SLACKS IDLES
BLACKMAIL Criminal activity that Dirk Savage was recently a victim of in Hollyoaks
BLACKHAWKS BOBBY HULL'S SQUAD
BLACKGOLD PETROLEUM
BLACK Colour of the markers indicating the most challenging ski runs, such as Grand Couloir in Courchevel
LACKADAISICALLY "I CAN'T FIND A FLOWER FOR 'SHE LOVES ME, SHE LOVES ME NOT,'" SAID TOM ___
SLACK Loose coal dust
BLACKBELT KARATE AWARD
BLACKSHEEP BAD APPLE
BLACK Natalie Portman thriller, ___ Swan
LACK Want the French to take a hundred thousand
BLACKEYE MARK OF SHAME
SLACK Sweden to have insufficient spare capacity
LACKEYS FLUNKIES
LACKLUSTRE DRAB
SLACKS Takes one's leisure garments
ALACK WOE IS ME
BLACKCURRANT FRUIT GIVEN AS SOILED PRESENT, BY THE SOUNDS OF IT
FLACK COMPLAINT
LACKEYS TOADIES
PENNYBLACK WORLD'S FIRST ADHESIVE POSTAGE STAMP, 1840
FADETOBLACK LINE AT A SCRIPT'S END
BLACKBOX SEE 4-DOWN
SLACK FLACCID
ALLBLACKS RUGBY TEAM WANT TO BE INVOLVED IN REDESIGN OF BALLS
BLACKSPOT ROSE'S DISEASE IN AN AREA NOTED FOR TROUBLE
LACKOFENERGY Couch potatoes have it
BLACKCADILLAC Randy Quaid thriller about a menacing car
CASEOFBLACKMAIL BURNED-OUT POST OFFICE?
SLACK ABSENCE OF TAUTNESS
BLACKSOXSCANDAL BLEMISH ON THE 1919 WORLD SERIES
BLACKMAIL Need money in small bar at Lord's for crime
LACK NOT HAVE MUCH OF
BLACK Ben"s initial deficiency makes him gloomy
BLACK Ravenous?
BLACKCROWES SEE 88-ACROSS
BLACKMARKET ILLEGAL SYSTEM OF TRADE
LACKEY SYCOPHANT
BLACKMISCHIEF EVELYN WAUGH NOVEL
BLACKEPPER It may go through the mill
SLACKS Presumably they are not worn by those who take care over dress
INBLACKANDWHITE HOW THE PAPERS SHOW THE TRUTH IN INK, WITH BALANCED EXCHANGE OF LETTERS
LACKEYS Accomplices
Blackwall Tunnel EAST LONDON THAMES CROSSING, OPENED IN 1897
LACKED WAS WITHOUT SOMETHING NEEDED
BLACK SEE 15
BLACKEYE BRUISED FACIAL AREA
BLACKEYE POSSIBLE BRAWLING AFTERMATH
JETBLACK AIRCRAFT'S DARK SHADE
LACKS WANTS FOR
SLACK PLAY IN A LINE
LACKING DEFICIENT
BLACKJACKTABLES 21 areas
LACKLUSTER FLAT
BLACKECONOMY UNRECORDED AND UNTAXED DEALINGS
BLACKROD SENIOR OFFICIAL OF THE HOUSE OF LORDS
LACK BE DEFICIENT IN
BLACKBEAR COLORFUL CREATURE?
LACK NEED
LACK BE SHORT OF
BLACKBEAUTY NOVEL APPEARANCE OF AFRICAN BELLE?
BLACKPOOLTOWER TOURIST ATTRACTION PROVIDED BY RESORT'S DRAG QUEEN?
ALLBLACKS NEW ZEALAND RUGBY TEAM
SLACK NOT BUSY
BLACKFORESTCAKE GERMAN DESSERT, AMERICAN-STYLE
LACKINTEREST HAVE NO ATTRACTION -- AS UNPROFITABLE INVESTMENTS DO?
BLACK *HYPOTHETICAL OBJECT THAT ABSORBS ALL INCIDENT ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION
SLACK WHAT A LENIENT BOSS MIGHT CUT YOU
BLACKLEG ONE WHO BREAKS A STRIKE BY WORKING
SLACKER IDLER
SLACKENEDOFF TOOK TIME OUT TO LET ONE'S HAIR DOWN
BLACKSHEEP SOURCE OF FAMILY SHAME
BLACK Like a novel tulip, often potted
BLACKSMITH OPERATOR OF FORGE
LACKING Without polish, without lead
CLACKS KEYBOARDING BY-PRODUCTS
SLACK SLOW PERIOD
LACKEY SUBSERVIENT SORT
BLACKEYEDPEAS "LET'S GET IT STARTED" GROUP
BLACKROD GENTLEMAN USHER OF THE PALACE OF WESTMINSTER
BOOTBLACK ONE WHOSE JOB IS TO CLEAN AND POLISH SHOES
BLACKSHIRT IN ITALY, A MEMBER OF THE PARAMILITARY WING OF MUSSOLINI'S NATIONAL FASCIST PARTY
SLACK PLACID
ALACK WOEFUL EXPRESSION
BLACKANDWHITE LIKE 17-ACROSS
BLACKPUDDING SAUSAGE PRODUCED BY VERY DEPRESSED FAT PERSON
SLACKENS RELAXES
ALL BLACKS CARRYING LITTLE WEIGHT, GANGSTER DOESN'T HAVE AN INTERNATIONAL TEAM
BLACKTIE MISS TRUSS AFTER BISHOP'S EVENING WEAR
BLACKTOP DRIVEWAY IMPROVEMENT
ALACK PARTNER OF ALAS
BLACKISBLACK 1966 LOS BRAVOS SONG
SLACKEN LET UP
SLACKENED LET UP
SLACKEN EASE OFF
PENNYBLACK FIRST ADHESIVE POSTAGE STAMP
LACKED Wanted 100K pumped into revolutionary business arrangement
BLACKLAGOON 1954 MONSTER FILM SETTING
INTHEBLACK Ill, in Lille
BLACKANDWHITETV *RETRO VIEWER
SLACK "CUT ME SOME __!"
FLACK SINGER ROBERTA
BOOTBLACK BBC look at eccentric Polish expert?
LACK DO NOT POSSESS
BLACKLEG IN REAR LIMB, LARGE SCAB
SHELLACKING NOVEL STOOL ULTIMATELY NEEDING VARNISHING
BLACKROD HOUSE OF LORDS USHER
CLICKETYCLACK SOUND MADE BY TRAIN WHEELS
BLACKFOOT GREAT PLAINS INDIAN
BLACKADDER WANT TO CUT EXTRA EVIL, VULGAR SITCOM CHARACTER
RDBLACKMORE AUTHOR OF 'LORNA DOONE'
LACKING Missing 'andle found in heather
SLACKERS SHIRKERS
SLACK LOOSENESS
JETBLACK FLY HOME OVER LAKE THE COLOUR OF COAL
BLACKANDBLUE HEAVILY BRUISED
BLACKMAGIC DANGEROUS SPELLS IN JET OF EXTRAORDINARY POWER
BLACKMAILER REFUSE TO TOUCH POSTER FOR CRIMINAL
BLACKEYE DARK-COLOURED FACIAL BRUISE
BLACKBEANCHILI MEAL OPTION #3
SLACKS SON HAS NO TROUSERS
BLACKGOLD OIL METAPHOR
BASICBLACK STRAIGHTFORWARD FASHION CHOICE
BLACKGROUSE LARGE GAME BIRD
BLACKEYES POSSIBLE RESULT OF BRAWL MAY BE PRINCIPAL ENDLESSLY RESTRAINING SERVANT
BLACKPOOLROCK FEEDING BADGER, NEED POT THAT'S SWEET AND STICKY?
BLACKOUT MOMENTARY LOSS OF CONSCIOUSNESS
BLACKMARKETEER ONE DEALING IN ILLEGAL TRADE
BLACKPUDDING BLOOD SAUSAGE
BLACKMAGICWOMAN COLORFUL TOP 10 SANTANA HIT
BLACKSHEEP DISREPUTABLE MEMBER OF THE FAMILY
BLACKBOX FLIGHT RECORDER
BLACKBELT IT'S WORN BY A KARATE EXPERT
BLACKADDER CASH DESK
BLACK ONE SIDE IN 70-DOWN
INTHEBLACK THINK CABLE'S REPAIRED, SO ABLE TO PAY
LACKADAISICAL CARELESSLY LAZY
LACKEY RUNNING DOG
ALACK SEE 34-ACROSS
BLACKLEG One who works despite a strike call
LACKADAISICAL APATHETIC
LACKADAISICAL LISTLESS
ORPHANBLACK DRAMA IN WHICH TATIANA MASLANY PLAYS MULTIPLE ROLES
BLACKHOLE COSMIC OBJECT FIRST PHOTOGRAPHED IN 2019
LACKEY TOADY
BLACKBERRY Bramble fruit
BLACKBALL OSTRACISE
SLACK NEEDING TIGHTENING
BLACKGUARD KNAVE
LACKADAY MISS A MOMENT OF GLORY, HENCE EXPRESSION OF REGRET
ALACK FROM A LARGE NUMBER OF INDIANS, HEARD EXPRESSION OF REGRET
BLACKTEA BAD START TO BE WITHOUT MOST OF THE PLAYERS ? SWALLOW IT WITHOUT MILKING IT!
BLACKHOLE WHAT ONE SEES AT NIGHT ON GOLF COURSE IS A PROBLEM FOR SOME STARS
LACKLUSTRE INDIFFERENT SAPPERS HAVE NO DESIRE TO GO FIRST
CLACKS Clicks
BLACKHOLE THERE'S NO ESCAPING IT
ORPHANBLACK HIT 2010S SCI-FI SERIES IN WHICH A SINGLE ACTRESS PLAYS MULTIPLE CLONES
BLACKCAP A DEATH SENTENCE IMPENDING OR JUST SOME BIRD?
BLACKCAT PROVERBIALLY INAUSPICIOUS FELINE
BLACKBOARD Bar committee needs something to write on
BAABAABLACKSHEEP START OF A NURSERY RHYME ON A FARM
BLACKLISTED BANNED FROM CONSIDERATION
BLACKEYE ONE OF THOSE THINGS THE BOXER MIGHT GIVE COMES AS A BLOW
ALLBLACKS 15 SECONDS TO GET SIMPLE COCKTAIL DRESS ON?
BLACKLIST Have no desire to join British exclusive arrangement
LACKEY FLUNKEY, SYCOPHANT
BLACKSHEEP REPROBATE DOLLY PURSUES SOOTY
BLACK They came back in this
BLACKJACK GREAT DEAL?
BLACK __ BELT
CLACKS Train sounds
BLACKBOARD TRADITIONAL TEACHER'S AID
BLACK BELT TOP MARTIAL ARTS GRADE
SLACK LOOSE
SLACKS GOOFS OFF
BLACKBEARD SEE 5-DOWN
BLACKBEARD PIRATE
BLACKMAGIC Bad spells
BLACKICE WINTER DRIVING HAZARD ... OR A LITERAL HINT TO FOUR SQUARES IN THIS PUZZLE
SLACKS INFORMAL WEAR
BLACKCHERRY FRUITY SODA FLAVOR
SLACKENING LOOSENING
LACKLUSTRE NOT BRIGHT ENOUGH TO TACKLE SLUR INDIRECTLY
ALLBLACKS RUGBY TEAM, SEVEN OF WHOM TACKLING FIFTY
BLACKSEA COLOURFUL TYPE SEEN ON THE BEACH ON THE SHORES OF ISTANBUL AND ODESSA, AMONG OTHERS
BLACKMARKET *ARENA FOR ILLEGAL TRADING
PLACKET SKIRT SLIT
BLACKFRIDAY WHAT FOLLOWS THANKSGIVING
LACKLUSTRE WITHOUT VITALITY
BLACKEYE MOUSE
BLACKBALL NEGATIVE VOTE TO VETO
ALLBLACKS NEW ZEALAND'S RUGBY TEAM
BLACKMARKETEERS ILLICIT DEALERS WANT TO TRADE IN PINTS, PERHAPS
POLLACK FOOD FISH OF THE COD FAMILY
BLACKEYES MARKS OF SHAME
BLACKBELTS NOTE SHORTAGE RELATES TO BANDS - THE ONES ALL DRESSED UP FOR A FIGHT
BLACK JET SEVEN IN 24
BLACKSMITH FORGE WORKER
BLACKEYE KEY CABLE (ANAG)
BLACKCAT SYMBOL OF HALLOWEEN
LACK IS WITHOUT
LACKS IS SHORT OF
BLACKMARIA WHERE COPS MAY SIT FOR A GAME OF CARDS
BLACKHOLE Coal mine, perhaps?
BLACKHOLE NOTHING CAN ESCAPE FROM ONE
BLACK VERY GLOOMY GAME OPPONENT
BLACKMAGIC BAD SPELLING?
BLACKHOLES THEY HAVE EXTREMELY HIGH GRAVITATIONAL FIELDS
BLACKGOLD OIL WELL OUTPUT, IN SLANG
BLACKLIST OSTRACIZE
BLACKBALL OSTRACIZE
BLACKTEA CHINESE BREW
BLACKTIE FORMAL NECKWEAR
BLACKWIDOW DARK-HAIRED WOMAN, NOW ALONE AND A BIT OF A MANEATER?
BLACKSHEEP COLORFUL OUTCAST
LACKSLACKS RUN OUT OF PANTS?
SLACKS Cords, e.g.
SLACK *LEEWAY
PITCHBLACK *DARK AS CAN BE
BLACK HUGO ___, LONGTIME SUPREME COURT JUSTICE
BLACKMARKET ILLEGAL TRADE
LACKEY FLUNKEY
BLACKSHEEP DISREPUTABLE RELATIVE
BLACKSEA Crimea a peninsula in it
BLACK HALLOWEEN HUE
LACK PAUCITY
BLACKANDBLUESHEEP RESULT OF A BATTLE OF BIGHORNS?
BLACKMASS Diabolical service!
BLACKSMITH WORKER WHO IS CONSTANTLY STRIKING
BLACKENS BLOTCHES
BLACKMAGICWOMAN 1970 top-10 hit for Santana
BLACKPOOL LANCASHIRE RESORT
HELLBLACK SHAKESPEAREAN WORD MEANING AS DARK AS THE UNDERWORLD
BLACKTIE FORMAL BOYCOTT NEEDS COMMITMENT
BLACKSHEEP DISGRACED FAMILY MEMBER
BLACKBELTS SOME KARATE EXPERTS
BLACKSEA Deficiency in rebuilt base where part of Russian navy is
BLACKWIDOW 'Deadly' vodka cocktail
BLACKASMIDNIGHT Dark and then some
BAABAABLACKLAMB IMMATURE CHILDREN'S SONG?
BLACKHATS Dangerous hackers
BLACKCURRANT EDIBLE BERRY
BLACKBIRD CROW
BLACKCAP BIRD OF ILL OMEN TO AN OLD CRIMINAL?
ALACK SHAKESPEAREAN CRY OF WOE
SHELLACKED Defeated soundly
BLACKANDWHITE CLEAR-CUT
BLACKFRIARS Dominican monks
BLACKADDER VERY GLOOMY SUMMER, A 5
BLACK SHEEP Disgraceful family member
BLACK NIGHT VISION?
JETBLACK GLOSSY AND VERY DARK
BLACKHAT WESTERN VILLAIN ... OR A HINT TO FOUR ANSWERS IN THIS PUZZLE
BLACKMARKETEERS CRIMINALS WILL GET SIGN OF DISAPPROVAL ALWAYS IN REFORMED SET
ALACK PARTNER OF "ALAS"
BLACK SUPREME COURT JUSTICE FOR 34 YEARS
ORPHANBLACK DRAMA IN WHICH TATIANA MASLANY PLAYS SEVERAL CLONES
BLACKJACK FLAG BY THE END OF GLOOMY GAME
BLACKPEPPER CONDIMENT MADE BY GRINDING DRIED UNRIPE BERRIES TOGETHER WITH THEIR HUSKS
SLACKEDOFF WAS LAZY
THEBLACKDEATH BUBONIC PLAGUE
BLACKPEPPER SEASONING IN A GRINDER
PITCHBLACK REALLY DARK
BLACKDEATH MEDIEVAL KILLER ORDERED CITY TO RESTRAIN MISS, DUE TO BE DISEMBOWELLED
BLACKPRINCE EDWARD III'S ELDEST SON
ALACK SHAKESPEAREAN LAMENT
BLACKECONOMY A SPOT OF MOONLIGHTING PERHAPS FOR THOSE SELLING ILLEGAL CIGARETTES
BLACKCAP WARBLER
BLACKROD HOUSE OF LORDS OFFICIAL
BLACK ROD HOUSE OF LORDS OFFICIAL
MENINBLACK FIGURE TAKING OFF IN THE DOCTOR, THEN WANT SCI-FI FILM
BLACKLIST BILLIONAIRE'S FIRST TO NOT OFFER TIP IN BAR
SLACKJAW FACIAL INDICATION OF AMAZEMENT
BLACKMAIL SEE 1 ACROSS
FLACK SEE 1 ACROSS
BLACKANDBLUE EXHIBITING INJURED TONES?
BLACKTOP ROAD-PAVING MATERIAL
BLACKLIST PROSCRIBE
BLACKMAIL Extort illegally
BLACKOUTBINGO GAME REQUIRING FULL 25-SQUARE COVERAGE TO WIN
BLACKWIDOW POISONOUS SPIDER
SLACK IT MAY BE TAKEN UP
BLACKSHEEP FAMILY OUTCAST
LACKED WAS MISSING
BLACKOPS SOME C.I.A. DOINGS
BLACKHAWKDOWN Ewan McGregor movie
BLACKCOMEDY FILM FEATURING DARK HUMOR
LACKADAISICAL HAVE NO PLACE FOR SPEAKER I ENDLESSLY LABEL LAZY
BLACKFORESTCAKE CHERRIED GERMAN DESSERT
INBLACKANDWHITE HOW OLD MOVIES WERE FILMED
BLACKBALL THREAT IN A RALPH ELLISON SHORT STORY
BLACKART SORCERY LEADS TO SHORTAGE IN PUB ON TUESDAY
LACK SHORTAGE
BLACKPOOLROCK STRIPED STICK FROM LANCASHIRE
BLACKTICK TIME AND AGAIN
BASICBLACK STYLISH BUT SIMPLE DRESS COLOR
BLACKEYE RESULT OF FACIAL BLOW
JETBLACK INKY HUE
ALACK 'WOE IS ME!'
LACKADAISICAL INDOLENT
CLACK COLLISION SOUND
BLACKSHEEP Family member needing followers after boycott
BLACK WITH 34-DOWN, REGIONS THAT CAN ONLY BE ENTERED ... AND A HINT TO THE STARRED ANSWERS
MENINBLACKAGENT K
BLACKMASS 2015 WHITEY BULGER BIOPIC
LACKEYS SYCOPHANTS
BLACKCAT WITH 41-ACROSS, NO-NO #2
BLACKMARKET COVERT TRADE IN ILLICIT GOODS
POLLACK Fish shortage following cut back
CUTMESOMESLACK "GET OFF MY BACK!"
LACKLUSTRE BAD LUCK SPLITTING RENT RATES BELOW STUDENT FLAT
BLACKEYEDSUSAN Flower border stocked by servant girl
BLACKHOLE SUBJECT FOR STEPHEN HAWKING
BLACKCAP SPECIES OF WARBLER
POLLACK Fish appearing in dock reversed shortage
BLACKROD PERSON ADMITTING DEFICIENCY, RIGHT PERSON TO KNOCK ON DOOR
BLACKBERRYING SEEKING FRUIT IN SEPTEMBER
BLACKGOLD *OIL, INFORMALLY
EYEBLACK Footballer's anti-glare smear
SLACKS WORKS LAZILY; TROUSERS
BLACKPEPPER 66-DOWN CAUSE, MAYBE
BLACKTREACLE BRITISH HAVE NO CLARET SUPPLY WITHOUT EUROPEAN SWEETENER
BLACKTIE Formal-affair wear
BLACKHEAD SPOT GLOOMY PRINCIPAL
SLACKS Casual pants
LACKOFEVIDENCE GROUNDS FOR ACQUITTAL
BLACKGUARDS SCOUNDRELS
BLACKPOWER SUBJECT OF A 1968 OLYMPICS SALUTE
BLACKROD PARLIAMENTARY OFFICIAL
TIGHTSLACKS EXAMPLE OF 31-ACROSS
BLACKOUT LOSS OF CONSCIOUSNESS
ITSBLACKOVER New to CBS TV show, serial killer admits mass 13s approach!
LACKOFCHARACTER AMORALITY ... AS SUGGESTED BY 17-, 25- AND 41-ACROSS?
BLACKMARKETEERS SOME CROOKED SALESPEOPLE
BLACKIE BOSTON __: '50S TV DETECTIVE
BLACK ICE WINTER DRIVING HAZARD
BLACKICE WINTER DRIVING HAZARD
BLACKTIE Fund-raiser wear, perhaps
BLACKKEYS Piano's sharps and flats
CUTMESOMESLACK "SHEESH, NO NEED TO BE SO CRITICAL!"
LACKEYS FLUNKEYS
BLACKJACKPLAYER CASINO PATRON
BLACKEYE FACIAL BRUISING
BLACKROD Parliamentary official seen in two sorts of bar
BLACKANDWHITE UNCOLOURED - PRINT - EXTREMES
BLACKBOTTOM KIND OF CHOCOLATE PIE
BLACKHEATH Gloomy former PM in suburban area of London
ALACK SHAKESPEAREAN SHUCKS
LITTLEBLACKBOOK IT CONTAINS MANY NUMBERS
BLACKBOARD SUPPORT MANAGEMENT INTRODUCING LARGE TEACHING AID
BLACKMAGIC BAD SPELLING
BLACKKNIGHT IT MIGHT CAPTURE A WHITE PAWN
BLACKSHEEP FAMILY DISGRACE
BLACK Dark color
LACKED DIDN'T HAVE
BLACKTIE FORMAL WEAR FOR CREDIT UNION, PERHAPS
BLACKSEA DANUBE'S OUTLET
BLACKTAICHI AFRICAN-AMERICAN MARTIAL ART?
SLACKSANDLOAFERS The happily unemployed person wore ..
LACKLUSTRE WANT UNPREDICTABLE RESULT? HOW DULL!
BLACKSTONE 'The Great' magician whose signature trick was the 'floating light bulb'
BLACKSWAN AQUATIC BIRD IN BURNT SMALL PASTY?
BLACKDEATH ABSENCE OF FRENCH IN ENGLISH CITY OUTBREAK
SLACK LAX
BYEBYEBLACKBIRD POPULAR '20S SONG
BLACKFRIARS LONDON AREA
PITCHBLACK JET NOISE BAN
ALACK "ALAS AND __!"
LACKEY YES-MAN
JACKUPBLACK Hoist one player in a chess game?
LACKEYS HENCHMEN
MENUINBLACK NOT-VERY-COLORFUL EATERY HANDOUT?
LACKSPARKLE What dull acts do?
LACKLUSTRE PROSAIC
BLACKISH ABC SITCOM ABOUT THE JOHNSONS
BLACKANDBLUE LIVID BECAUSE OF BRUISING, DISMAL, ALSO SAD
SLACKEN HAVE MORE PLAY
BLACKCOMEDY "HAROLD AND MAUDE," FOR ONE
BLACKFLAG Jolly Roger
INTHEBLACK SUPPLY LAB WITH KITCHEN SOLVENT
LACKS WANTS TO SOUND NEGLIGENT
BLACKMARK SOMETHING KNOWN TO ONE'S DISCREDIT
BLACKBALL BAR BOOKS CONCEALING SHORTAGE COMPLETELY
BLACKMARKET BOOTLEG
BLACKICE DRIVING HAZARD IN BELGIUM AROUND THE FRENCH BORDER AT CHIMAY FIRST OF ALL KEPT IN CHECK
BLACKEYEDSUSAN FLOWER BED FILLED BY SERVANT GIRL
BLACKART SORCERY, TO SOME
BLACKBELT MARTIAL ARTS EXPERT
BLACKBELTS AIKIDO MASTERS
SLACKER GOOF-OFF
BLACK OPS COVERT MILITARY OR GOVERNMENT ACTIVITIES
BLACKFRIDAY HIT ANIMATED FILM OF 2011
BLACKMASS PARODIC CEREMONY
BLACKBOX AIR CRASH RECORDER
IN THE BLACK SOLVENT; OUT OF DEBT
BOOTBLACK SHOE POLISHER
BLACKSABBATH "Paranoid" group playing "Waterloo"? (7 to 10)
BLACKSEA *Cruise locale bordered by six countries
LACKS IS DEFICIENT IN
PLACKET In particular miss opening
SLACK LOOSE-FITTING
BLACKDOG MELANCHOLY, DEPRESSION
BLACK COLOUR OF COAL
LACKLUSTRE UNIMAGINATIVE
BLACKEYE AFTER FIRST OF BOUNCERS PUT MATERIAL AROUND OPENER'S INJURY
BLACKPEPPER SEASONING IN A MILL
LACKING THE FRENCH COLLEGE FOR ROYALTY IS NOT HAVING IT
LACKEY FLUNKY
JETBLACK *Coal color
ROLLINGBLACKOUT *Power-saving strategy during heat waves, e.g
BLACK & 15 Van for transporting prisoners
BLACKTIE *Kind of affair
OMENINBLACK A RAVEN?
BLACK *ONE SIDE OF A 23-ACROSS PIECE
LACKED NEEDED
BLACKBOARD Hunter's jungle
BLACKFOOT GREAT PLAINS TRIBE
BLACKOFNIGHT *Good and bad for a vampire
BLACKOUT LOSS OF CONSCIOUSNESS - TEMPORARY POWER CUT
BLACKOUT EXTINGUISHING OF LIGHTS (OR CONSCIOUSNESS)
INBLACKANDWHITE PLAINLY
BLACKCAT PET CELEBRATED ON OCT. 27
BLACKSHEEP BELGIUM IS IN NEED OF DICKENSIAN WRONG 'UN
BLACKPANTHER KILLMONGER'S FOE
BLACKBIRD JET FLIER?
BLACKMARIA Indication of disapproval mostly shown by one next to a police van
BLACK _____ ice
BLACKDOG Jet-setter, perhaps, in depression
BLACK CHESS SIDE
BLACKLIKESUNDAY '03 King's X album
BLACK _____ Berry , or notorious tycoon Conrad
BLACKBIRDS "The — eating our white-heart cherries" (R. D. Blackmore, Lorna Doone)
BLACKCOD FISH DISH THAT NOBU RESTAURANTS ARE NOTED FOR
BLACKCANARY DC COMICS HEROINE WITH AN ULTRASONIC SCREAM
BLACK Jack of 'School of Rock'
BLACK _____River, New Brunswick
ROWLINGBLACKOUTS PERIODS WHEN HARRY POTTER BOOKS ARE UNAVAILABLE?
BASICBLACK NONCLASHING FASHION CHOICE
BLACKBEAUTY ANNA SEWELL CLASSIC
BLACK ____ Spruce (Nfld's tree)
ALACK ALAS PARTNER
BLACKSWAN Australian native bird
PENNYBLACK 1840 stamp
BLACKANDWHITE MONOCHROME
ONTHEBLACKHILL NOVEL BY BRUCE CHATWIN
JETBLACK DARK AS DARK CAN BE
LACKS Is missing
BLACKMAIL EXTORTION
PAINTITBLACK 1966 Rolling Stones hit
BLACKBERRYMODEL 5810 Wireless, e.g.
BLACKADDER 6 billion miss out on summer
SLACKS MEN'S WEARHOUSE ITEMS
BLACKMIRROR BRITISH TV SERIES THAT'S ILLUSTRATED LITERALLY IN THIS PUZZLE
BLACKWATCH 3rd Battalion of the Royal Regiment of Scotland
BLACKANDWHITE THEME OF SOME FILM FESTIVALS
BLACK LIKE SOME PIANO KEYS
LACKING ABSENT, DEFICIENT
BLACKLEG Scab
BACKTOBLACK PROFITABLE AGAIN
BACKINTHEBLACK PROFITABLE AGAIN
LACKINGCOURAGE FEARFUL
BLACKBALL SHUT OUT (OF A GROUP)
SLACKS ON BOARD, NEED CASUAL WEAR
BLACK COFFEE PREFERENCE
BLACKSHEEP WAYWARD ONE
BLACKSMITHS HAMMER AND ANVIL USERS
BLACK Jet — to get hence to 24 via 5 down, 7 etc, 18 across, 15?
SLACKS LEISURE PANTS
BLACKMAMBA Killer dance finale changed following ban
BLACKOLIVE ANTIPASTO BIT
BLACKMARKET ILLICIT TRADING
LACK BE IN NEED OF
BLACKOUT A faint power cut
SLACK ___-JAWED (OPEN-MOUTHED)
ALACK A shortage? Too bad!
CUTMESOMESLACK ''Lighten up, will you!''
ALLBLACKS ESSENTIAL COMPONENT OF MAXIMUM BREAK FOR INTERNATIONAL PLAYERS
BLACKPUDDING A sausage, harmful to fat person
BLACKLIST REFUSE TO EMPLOY MISERABLE MOOD ON RECORD
LACKEY A servile follower or old servant
SLACKING PUTTING HER FEET UP, CAROL ADMITTED SHORTAGE
BLACKEYE A shiner of extremely dirty watch
BLACKCAP A summer visitor? It's what Judge Jeffreys assumed!
LACKING WITHOUT BEING IDLE, DON'T START
LACKS NEEDS
BLACKTEA DRUNK BACK LATE GETS DRINK
BLACKBALLED Ostracized
MENINBLACK CLASSIC SPY COMEDY
FADETOBLACK CINEMATIC TECHNIQUE
BLACKANDWHITE THREE DOG NIGHT HIT
ALACK Alas (archaic)
SLACKLY LOOSELY
BLACKHOLE INESCAPABLE PLACE
BLACKMAGIC NECROMANCY
BLACKMAIL Afro-Caribbean man reported crime
BLACK Conrad, for one
BLACKEYE FACIAL MARK: POODLE HAS TO LIVE WITHOUT IT
LACKING After half a century and a century more, royalty went missing
BLACKLIST *BAN
BLACKOUT FIT TO TACKLE SHORTAGE FOR POWER CUT
BLACK __ COMEDY
EYEBLACK ANOTHER NAME FOR MASCARA
BLACKBELT EXPERT IN A MARTIAL ART
LACKS IS DEFICIENT
ALACK Cordelia's word of lament
BLACKMARKET Dodgy dealing
SLACK End of coal left in bag?
ALACK 'Alas and --!'
ALACK ''Alas and ___''
ALACK ''Alas and ___!''
BLACKBURNROVERS Club sees club bank runs off bowling
BLACKHOLE Escape-proof gravitational field
BLACKANDWHITETV Entertaining '50s purchase
ALACK OLD-STYLE TERM OF REGRET
BLACKGUARD Contemptible scoundrel
LACKEY An archaic servant or servile follower
SLACKEN Make looser
BLACKDEATH BUBONIC PLAGUE EPIDEMIC
BLACKGOLD COLOR + COLOR = OIL
BLACKOUT SUDDEN LIGHTS-OFF
BLACKPANTHER STOKELY CARMICHAEL, ONCE
BLACKOUT Faint radio signal has clearly been lost
BLACKEYE Cut needed in extra injury
BLACKCURRANT Maybe cordial knight captured by dirty scoundrels
BLACKCAP Dark-crowned songbird
PITCHBLACK Dark as can be
JETBLACK VERY DARK PLAIN LIST FACES WHITE
BLACKCATS Halloween prowlers
BLACKSHEEP Family embarrassment
LACK Need but not have
LACKS Has a want
LACKPEPPER NEED SOME SPICE?
ALLBLACK NEW ZEALAND RUGBY INTERNATIONAL
BLACKEN Damage (a reputation)
BLACKHOLE Astronomical body
BLACKEYE Mouse, live, taken outside by servant
LACKBEAUTY Have no shot at a modeling career?
BLACK MAMBA Dendroaspis polylepis, the second-longest venomous snake species
SLACK "CUT ME SOME ___!"
JETBLACK As dark as can be
BLACKGNATS Artificial flies used for trout and salmon
THEALLBLACKS THE ODDBALL FINDS MISS SWEDEN INITIALLY IN NEW ZEALAND
BLACKLABS GOLDEN RELATIVES?
BLACKDOG Depression - could be a Labrador?
BLACK Gloomy bar
BLACKSTALLION Dark horse ... of literature?
BLACKHOLE Astronomical curiosity discovered in Calcutta
THEPENNYBLACK At one time you put a stamp on it, but keep it dark
SLACK Fire about fifty for being lax
LACKING Deficient, wanting
BLACKCAT Bad omen, to some
BLACKMAIL Did Edward III's son assume it a crime?
BLACKART Awful spelling? Deficiency in graduate report's disheartening
BLACKSEA Odessa's shoreline
BLACKBURN First professional FA Cup winners
BOOTBLACK His work is to 23 across, all done on foot
BLACKMAGIC Dirty tricks?
RiverBlackwater Dirty great stream in Essex?
LACKEY Obsequious follower
BLACKBOARDER CLASSROOM ITEM
BLACKSPICE PEPPER?
BLACKSHEEP 'Disreputable one has no heroin', written across page?
BLACKSHEEP Disreputable member of family or peer group
SLACKS Bags left in bags
ALACK Disheartened cry
BLACKTIE Ban relationship which is formal
KARENBLACK 'Five Easy Pieces' actress
BLACKPOOL Once famous for the 'two Stanleys'
BLACKICE Ban hard water -- it can be dangerous
LACKEY Footman or servile follower
pitch-black Dreadfully dark
BLACKOUTS ECLIPSES
BLACKROD Official usher seen in two bars
ALACK Darling dog author
ALLBLACKS NZ Rugby team
SLACKS PART OF MANY A GOLF OUTFIT
BLACKOUT Faint, or complete dark
BLACKSMITH Angry wife-murderer and forger
LACKADAY For instance, no Sun. in short? Oh dear!
BLACKRAT Dock-destroying rodent
BLACKBOTTOM Flapper's dance
BLACKBEAUTY *NOVEL NARRATED BY A HORSE
BLACKDEATH Deadly epidemic of bubonic plague
SLACK Dismissal involves 50 becoming careless
MANLOOPFOXBLACK Holes 8, 9, 10 and 11
LACKEYS Don't have and, yes, set out to get, servants
BLACK NOVICE IS INCLUDED? BET HORSE IS A BEAUTY!
BLACK Crow's color
BLACKANDBLUE BRUISED GANG ADMITS SHORTFALL IS MISERABLE
BLACKOUT SILENCE
LACKEY BOOTLICKER
BLACKTARTS Overcooked fruit pastries?
SLACKS Old Bob doesn't have casual trousers
POTBLACK Old TV game show featuring proverbial name-caller and his insult
BLACKMAGIC Be short of wise men in time before Christ, leading to bad spelling
BLACK -
BLACKEN DAMAGE BY SPEAKING ILL OF
BLACKDEATH Disease, from failure of French to get clean?
ALACK 'Oh, woe'
BLACKTIE Formal (neck)wear
BLACKTIE Formal boycott by Asian, we hear
BLACKBEAUTY *ANNA SEWELL NOVEL NARRATED BY A HORSE
BLACKMAILING STEALING
BLACKBOTTOM POPULAR 1920S' AMERICAN DANCE
BLACKTOP STREET COAT?
BACKINTHEBLACK FINANCIALLY AFLOAT AGAIN
BLACKSWAN Bird doesn't have white on body initially
BLACKBOARD Bigwigs initially need directors to supply teaching aid
BLACKBURNROVERS Eleven city cars
LACKEYS MENIAL WORKERS
BLACKSEA Has crime a place by it?
BLACKEYE Empty bottle in which servant's put mouse
BLACKART LEFT IN TAXI REVERSING OVER RACING VEHICLE - IT'S A SINISTER PRACTICE
BLACK SWARTHY
BLACKBOARD MENU HOLDER AT MANY A CAFE
BLACKCAT END OF AN ADDRESS
BLACKBEAR UNIVERSITY OF MAINE MASCOT
BLACKSEA GIG NEED
THEBLACKKEYS NEEDING SALT, MAYBE
ALLBLACKS Book too late for dance and miss second team
BLACKFRIDAY PRECEDER OF 64-ACROSS ON THE CALENDAR
SHOEBLACK Boot shiner?
CUTMESOMESLACK *"It was a minor slipup!" (see letters 1-7)
BLACKBELT Book launch initially by a Scot maybe about bank upset expert in some arts?
SLACKS Dockers, e.g.
BLACK (Of coffee) without milk
SLACKENS DIES
LITTLEBLACKBOOK Stereotypical bachelor's record
BLACKLIST PUNISH
SIRIUSBLACK *Harry Potter's godfather
BLACKLEG Bowled, failing on one not out, controversially
LACKEY An archaic menial or servant
BLACKLIGHT Party illuminator
BLACKICE Spurt of speed not quite restrained by untidy cable, road hazard?
BLACKBELT RECOGNITION OF PROWESS IN MARTIAL ARTS
BLACKADDER British want to include 'ER', a TV series
BLACKTEA Boycott meal - it's made from fermented leaves
LACKING BANKRUPT
BLACKBELT Dojo designation
BLACKBESS British knight entering class jumping mare
BLACKTEA POPULAR BEVERAGE WITHOUT MILK
SLACKENED STROLLED
LACKLUSTER Ho-hum*
LACKING Polish bishop’s left short
BLACKEN INJURE
BLACKSTONE Big name in law and legerdemain
BLACKFOREST British want RAF officer to stop somewhere in Germany
BLACK British want coffee served thus?
BLACKLEG In rear limb's large scab
BLACKMAIL Supreme letters (1937-71)
BLACKBELTS Goals for karate students
BLACKOUT Faint lights unseen during this
PICKUPTHESLACKS 'Get your pants off the floor!'?
BLACKHAWKDOWN 2001 Josh Hartnett film
BLACKTHORN Bird's first need having flown north -- possible site for nest?
BLACKJ TABLE STAPLE, OF SORTS
INBLACKANDWHITE Popular chess opponents? On paper
BLACKCHERRY *COLA FLAVOR
ALACK A need for old-fashioned expression of regret
ALLBLACKS A legal graduate has need of rugby players
BLACKD Symbol for a difficult ski run
BLACKING Refusing to handle polish
BLACK SWAN Refuses to touch pasty, something most rare
LACKING A sort of gloss ruler is missing
BLACKFLY A thrips or aphid that infests beans, etc.
BLACKFOREST Region by the Rhine
MENUINBLACK NOT A COLORFUL RESTAURANT LIST?
BLACKBIRD Very unpromising offer to accept right winger
BLACKJACK Activity in which people ask to be hit
LACKLUSTRE DULL; BORING
BLACK Arthur ____ ( Host of CBC's Basic Black )
BLACKFOREST Region of Germany
BLACKBOARD Support management acquiring large classroom item
LACKS Ain't got
BLACKANDTAN Certain beer mixture
BLACKSHEEP Reprobate will have nothing to do with Dickensian character
JETBLACK Airliner boycott is not bright at all
POLLACK Fish people oddly want?
BLACKBIRDSPIE It takes a couple of dozen to make one dainty dish
ALACK Said when mourning an absence
ALLBLACKS The colourless New Zealand rugby team
BLACK SHADOWY
BLACKROD An officer of the House of Lords and of the Order of the Garter
BLACKBEAUTY Children's classic about a horse
BLACKCURRANT Round berry
BLACKHEATH Angry PM no longer seen in one part of London
BLACKPOOLTOWER Telephone secures new tool pack for seaside attraction
BLACKFOREST COMIC LEWIS' FAVORITE KIND OF CAKE?
BLACKMAGIC The dark arts
BLACKHOLE Result of a star's collapse
BLACKMAGICWOMAN Santana smash
BLACKSOX Scandalous 1919 Chicago baseball team
LACKS Careless broadcast shows needs
THEMANINBLACK Johnny Cash nickname
BACKTOBLACK Amy Winehouse album with the song "Rehab"
BLACKANDWHITES [SORRY, NO CLUE]
BLACK Jet ban?
BLACKTIDE Result of an offshore oil leak?
POTSBLACK Scores seven points
SLACKS Avoids work — trousers
LACKLUSTER UNSIGHTLY
BLACKKCALB SCI-FI ANTHOLOGY SERIES ON NETFLIX
BLACKMAILS SWINDLES
SLACK LIMP
LACKADAISICAL LIMP
BLACKJACKPLAYER ONE GETTING HIT IN VEGAS
BLACKROOK Keep it dark on board
BLACKBURN Second Premiership champions
BLACKADDER Bald, racked characters reincarnated in TV comedy
BLACKBELT Judo star from predominantly Afro-Caribbean area?
BLACKBURN They are at home at Ewood Park
BLACKMAGICWOMAN Colorful Santana classic
BLACK Killer whale's color
BLACKMASS Satanic ritual of darkest hue
ALLBLACKS Ball players everybody bans
BLACKSOX Infamous 1919 team's nickname
CUTMESOMESLACKS Command to a tailor?
SLACK POWDERY COAL
BLACKOUT Compulsory darkness during wartime, or temporary loss of memory
BLACKMAILING Baron, wanting to secure part of armour, raising money
SLACKEN Senate entertaining need to reduce tension
SLACKEST LEAST TAUT
BLACKNIGHTSHADE Common plant with white flowers and poisonous leaves
BLACKSHEEP Bishop associated with miss, the female on record as a disgrace
BLACKLIGHT Seeing plant disease, accepting need for ultraviolet radiation
LACK Bishop taken off chess player -- one needs to have it
BLACKBALL Offspring song that will give a negative vote?
BLACKPOOLROCK Confectionery from a Lancashire resort
LACKEY Servile servant
PENNYBLACK FIRST POSTAGE STAMP
BLACK MOURNFUL
BLACKMAIL Security housing need - large amount made by 13 down 26 down
BLACKSPOT Bishop has no great stomach for accident site
LACKLUSTRE Later luck's out -- one gets dull
LACK Need to refuse to handle missing book
BLACKHOLE WHAT ONE SEES AT NIGHT ON GOLF COURSE IS THE FINAL RESTING PLACE FOR SOME STARS
BLACK MAGIC Occultism threatening astrologers, complacent at first
BLACKBEAUTY Sewell's horse
BLACKGUARD British want to protect the blighter
BLACKWIDOW Leggy creature angry her husband has left her
BLACKANDBLUE Sombre and depressed, evidently hurt
BLACKMAIL Lean on, in a way
BOOTBLACK Show disapproval of consumption - need a polisher?
SLACKS Skives in casual wear
click-clack Timepieces changing ring, first to one, then a different sound
BLACKDOG Bones found by this melancholy pet?
SLACK Limp — negligent
BLACKSMITH Singers Clint + Patti
CLACK JAW
SLACK Small pieces of coal, loose
BLACKGOLD Like coal or oil
BLACK The __, CLR James's study of the Haitian revolt of 1791–1804
SLACKING Slick nag (anag.)
BLACKWATER 1975 #1 hit for the Doobie Brothers
SLACKEN Poles accepting need before European flag
BLACKCAP Small brown-grey warbler
BLACKLIST Threatening to lean on people who are not wanted?
BLACKHOLE Trunk full of powdered chalk in prison
BLACKJACK What a blow to you it might be for this to be 18 and 9 across, for instance
BLACKMAIL Crime of demanding money by threat of exposure
PITCHBLACK Like shorts dirty from playing football?
BLACKHOLE Chess player with predicament that admits of no escape
BLACKMAIL *Illegal extractions
black-cat Weaselly creature after organising talk caught cab
BLACKGUARD Scoundrel, British, to go without protection
SYDNEYPOLLACK ''Tootsie'' director
SYDNEYPOLLACK 'Tootsie' director
BLACKLIST At last one will have no inclination to ban people like this
BLACKGUARD 'Marking certain things as low and —' (Tom Brown's Schooldays)
KARENBLACK 'Nashville' actress
FADETOBLACK Stage lighting technique
BLACKSEA Ukraine's water
BLACKSHEEP Ewe's disgrace? (2 words)
BLACKBOX Plane's flight recorder
BLACKING Keep it dark, but one is missing all the end of it
MENINBLACK Tommy Lee Jones/Will Smith movie of 1997
LACKEYS Footmen or servile followers
BLACK EYE Servant dissects live mouse
BLACKEYEDSUSAN Climber's battered wife?
BLACKADDER Comedy hero shortage during British summer
BLACKSEA When Abe is around he is without the dark water there
BLACKNIGHT Mysterious 'Ivanhoe' character, with 'the'
SLACKS FLAGS
ALLBLACKS Seems that B is without the whole of the fifteen of them
BLACKOUT ERASE
BLACKLIST PUT AN EMBARGO ON GLOOMY TABLE
SLACK STILL
BLACK It produces illegally undeclared income
BLACKTIE Phrase on some invitations
BLACKPOOL Resort in Lancashire
ALACK Too bad there's no surplus of this
black-and-white Chess opponents in a sort of photo
LACK DEMAND
LACK Too bad that a this is a shortage
LACKED Was without, wanted
BLACKCAT Animal of superstition
BLACK MENACING
ROLLINGBLACKOUT Utility's power-saving stratagem
BYEBYEBLACKBIRD Popular standard with lyric 'Pack up all my cares and woes'
SLACKEN SUBSIDE
SLACK REST
SLACKEN REST
SLACKEN RESTRAIN
BLACK EYE Have no energy during run — the result of blow?
BYEBYEBLACKBIRD Parting song heard in ''Sleepless in Seattle''
SLACKEN Flag need in some quarters
BLACKANDBLUE How one might be seen after striking colours
BLACKANDWHITE They produce shades of gray
INBLACKANDWHITE How extreme viewpoints are committed to paper
BLACKHOLES They contain high gravitational fields
LACKEDAFILTER The drip coffee tasted grainy because they ..
BLACKBEANS Feijoada ingredients
LACK Von Bondies "___ of Communication"
BLACKEYE What a blow to make it so that I sound so African!
BLACKEYEDPEAS Fergie's group
SLACK Play in short trousers
ALACK Woe is me that there is such a shortage!
BLACKBEAR Could an African stand anything so beastly big?
MENINBLACK Agents J and K on-screen
SLACKJAW Part of an astonished expression
LACKEY Minion’s facial bruise with the edges not visible
BLACKJACOBINS The __, classic history of the Haitian Revolution of 1791–1804
BLACKTAIL Western mule deer
BLACKMARKETEER Crooked merchant confused backer with mere talk
BLACKBERRY Fruit shortage in B&B initially explained on right lines
THEBLACKSOX 1919 World Series runners-up, informally
LACKED Was in need of
BLACKWESSON Metalworker with the wrong gun manufacturer?
BLACKDOG Miss daughter in Slough, leading to depression
FRANKBLACK The color of burnt hot dogs?
BLACKHEAD What an African has, a European has only in spots
BLACKEYE Be, in short, without sight, perhaps. What a blow that it's brought this about!
LACKLUSTRE 'Through each --, eyeless hole' (Byron, Childe Harold)
POLLACK 'Three Days of the Condor' director
BLACKBALL How exclusive to have nothing round the end when it is so dark
BLACKCOFFEE Morning choice, for some
JETBLACK Very dark stream, second to circle lake
LACK Be short of a start for 24 down, by the sound of it
BLACKJACKS Twenty-ones
BLACK 14 created in response to police violence in Ferguson and elsewhere
BLACKGOLD 'Texas tea,' by another name
BLACKSEA Not blue? Maybe that's because it's without water at last
BLACKBALL What's last to be pocketed in bar?
ROBERTAFLACK She scored a #1 with the hit found at the starts of this puzzle's longest answers
LACK Ratt: "___ of Communication"
BLACK TIE Boycott obligation for formal dress
ALLBLACK Want to go after a fifty-pound kiwi
BLACKLIGHTS Ultraviolet illuminators
BLACKBELTS Choppers' achievements
BLACKBURNROVERS Nomads by the dark stream's side
BLACKDOG Dumps Labrador perhaps
BLACKHOLE Dark spot in space
BLACKOUT What's missing in a fight is obscure
JETBLACK Very dark, as hair color
BLACKWOOD Supernatural writer's convention
THAT OLD BLACK MAGIC Song recorded by Frank Sinatra
BLACKMARKET Illegal whiskey trade, e.g
BLACKMAIL Exact money
BLACKBIRD Teach one to supplant each garden pecker pecker
LACKING Lazy son's gone missing
BLACKSHEEP Want followers to support bishop and reprobate
BLACKSEA Water around Crimea
BLACKFRIDAY Thanksgiving follower
BLACKROD Usher who summons the Commons at the opening of the UK Parliament
BYEBYEBLACKBIRD 1920s standard with the lyric 'Sugar's sweet, so is she'
BLACKCAP Variety of warbler
ALACK 'Wellaway!'
LACKADAISICAL Need a platform to face student taking on accountants being ineffectual
BLACKWIDOW Venomous American spider
BLACKSHEEP Disgraced member to want silence amid sound of alarm?
BLACKSMITH Worker in forge
LACKING In want of mere French novelist
BLACKROD Usher in dark bar
BLACKWALL Thames crossing downstream from Tower Bridge
BLACKCOFFEE Play by Agatha Christie
GETBLACKTOWORK Make Jack toil?
CRACKBLACK Justice Hugo, who's highly skilled?
SLACKERS Work-shy idlers
LACKSPATIENTS A doctor may have a problem if she ___
JETBLACK Not just dark
BLACKMORE Creator of The Kit-Cats, Kit and Kitty
BLACKCURRANT British want up-to-date report, producing fruit
BLACKPOOL 'With My Little Stick of -- Rock', a George Formby song
CHICAGOBLACKSOX Team nickname during a 1919 scandal
BLACK MARIA Refuse to handle medium number in police vehicle
BLACKEYEDSUSAN Maryland's state flower
BAABAABLACKSHEEP WOOL SHORTAGE ''SHEAR'' NONSENSE
BLACKVOLTA African river, rising in Burkina-Faso
ALLBLACKS New Zealand international rugby team (3,6)
LACK Too bad to get such a shortage!
BLACKSHEEP Wool owner of rhyme
BLACKLABS They have chocolate relatives
CYBERSLACKING Using a computer for recreational purposes when one should be working
LACKPARTNER Need a mate in a Central Park mix-up?
CLICKETYCLACK Sound of a train moving over railways tracks
BLACKMARIA Obsolete military slang for shell that emits dark smoke
BLACKEYEDSUSANS Yellow-and-ebony flowers
BLACK MOURNING
BLACK Side in chess
KARENBLACKBEAUTY Not 'Five Easy Pieces,' but the 1994 family film ..
BLACKROOK Crow for castle on board
BLACK ______ Christmas (2006 horror movie)
FLACK (US) press agent; Roberta —, singer
BLACKANDWHITE Like an oreo cookie (3 words)
BLACKWATCH The Royal Highland Regiment
ALACK Unfortunately need to support Austria
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