Matt Ginsberg is a computer scientist and co-founder of Connected Signals, a technology company in Eugene, Ore. He received his doctorate in mathematics at Oxford in 1980 at age 24. In the puzzle world, Matt is noted for creating Dr. Fill, a computer program that solves crosswords using artificial intelligence. Unofficially, Dr. Fill finished 14th out of 742 contestants at this year’s American Crossword Puzzle Tournament. This is Matt’s 49th puzzle for The Times. – W.S.

Across

1 Literally, “commander”

5 Sights at Zion National Park

10 Didn’t sink, say

14 Miles away

18 Where to find big bucks?

20 Jack who co-starred with Charlie Chaplin in “The Great Dictator”

21 Tepid greeting

22 Title film villain whose first name is Julius

23 When you can ice skate outside?

25 Poker player in the Old West after being caught with a card up his sleeve?

27 Checks’ counterparts

28 Lamb offering

30 “Whew baby!”

31 “The Wizard of Oz” co-star

32 “Let’s shake on it”

33 Edwin with the 1970 #1 hit “War”

34 Fling

37 Not for

39 Language in which “dd” and “ff” are treated as single letters of the alphabet

42 Interprets

45 ____ glance

46 Like the motion of the ocean

47 Curse

49 One going for big bucks?

50 Bad pun?

53 French greeting

54 Pea picker-upper

55 ____ bottle (topological curiosity)

56 Site of one of the 12 labors of Hercules

58 Manual part of an early printing press?

60 Cellar problem

62 Work with planes, maybe

64 Typically

65 “Westworld” airer

66 “The ____ of Christ” (classic work in Florence’s Uffizi Gallery)

68 Dull-witted sloth in “Ice Age”

69 Profession since the Bronze Age

72 Leo, for example

73 Jerry, to Tom, in cartoons

77 Need for parents who weren’t expecting twins?

79 One-named singer with the catchphrase “cuchi-cuchi”

81 Like some riyals

82 Barristers’ wear

83 Surfer wannabe

85 Rookeries?

87 Singer Grande, to fans

88 Portuguese wine

90 “____, Macduff” (phrase from Shakespeare)

91 Consumes

92 City that becomes another city if you change both its vowels to A’s

94 Perfume part

95 Japanese noodle

96 Suspiciously flattering, say

97 Emulated an Argonaut

99 “Stat”

101 Red letters?

103 Like a sonnet, in a way

105 Chronicler of Troy

107 Emmy-nominated actor for “Westworld”

111 Toothpaste aisle?

113 Illusionist’s phrase illustrated by seven Across answers in this puzzle?

115 Informal negation

116 Pout

117 Wan

118 Famed orange troublemaker

119 D.C. nine

120 Brings up, say

121 ____ of all

122 Location of Cassius, who “has a lean and hungry look”

Down

1 Steed for a sheik

2 “____ Lisa”

3 Rustic poem

4 Bad news from Detroit

5 Queen Margrethe II, e.g.?

6 Din-din

7 It’s après “après”

8 Grammy-winning songwriter Mann

9 School boards?

10 Many a mixer

11 Fare for Little Miss Muffet

12 Nice crossword experience

13 Thick (of)

14 Stick

15 Arrangement in which you buy three tires but get a whole set?

16 Anecdotal collections

17 Retirement account option, informally

19 “Game of Thrones” actress Chaplin

24 Foreign-language toast

26 Astrologist’s reference

29 Tons

32 Pickle

33 “Dunno” gestures

34 Warmongers

35 Of use

36 Mumbai royal

38 Opinion, informally

40 Ballerina’s cabriole, e.g.

41 Peace, in the Mideast

43 Poet who wrote “To His Mistress Going to Bed”

44 Run for, as office

46 Not ridiculous, as an argument

48 Order before “Fall out!”

51 0 0 0

52 Gleans

54 P.M. who took office in 2015

57 Brain area, jocularly

59 Ivy League newspaper name

61 Trick question

63 It’s hard to hit

66 Big-circulation magazine originally titled So You’re Going to Be Married

67 Get all tangled

69 Feature destroyed in the 2019 Notre Dame fire

70 Visit to baby Jesus?

71 Gradually diminished

73 Illusionist’s phrase illustrated by three Down answers in this puzzle?

74 ____ bar

75 Perfect

76 Actress Spacek

77 Big smack

78 Lure

80 Pike

84 An alarm may interrupt it

86 Where Tokyo is

88 Scout’s honor

89 Perennial London football powerhouse

93 Some inexpensive brews

96 Model of the solar system

98 PayPal money and the like

100 Stood

102 Onetime MS. accompanier

103 Volunteer’s words

104 Donizetti’s “Pour mon âme,” e.g.

105 Lead

106 Symbols of might

107 Blinkers

108 Major city bisected by I-80

109 Opposite of “Too rich for my blood”

110 Farmer’s purchase

112 French way

114 “Huh?”

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