“Cobs and Cygnets” – NYT Mini Crossword Clue – Answer and Hints

By | March 30, 2024

This clue "Cobs and Cygnets" appeared in the NYT - The Mini Crossword on date Sep 12, 2023. In this article we take a look at the answer and explanation. Check below.


Clue: Cobs and cygnets
Answer: SWANS ( 5 letter )

Hints and Explanation

The word COB is used has many meanings in british english and one of the meaning is a male swan. On the other hand, the word CYGNET also means a swan.

So with both the words together it makes sense to think of the word SWANS as the answer. Note that since there are 2 words, it hints at plural meaning word, hence the answer is SWANS and not just SWAN.

Crossword Clues on Sep 12, 2023

Here are the other crossword clues that appeared on Sep 12, 2023 in the nyt mini crossword.

  • Caspian or Caribbean
  • Cried like a crow
  • Cup for a competition champion, e.g.
  • Casual cloth
  • Catch, as a cue
  • Cobs and cygnets
  • Creepy
  • Connection request on social media
  • Crude dude
  • Completely impress

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