ALPHABET SOUP

Across

TV network (3)
Twenty-four hours (3)
The green-eyed monster (4)
An enthusiastic devotee of sports (3)
10 Looks with amazement; looks stupidly (5)
11 A house or a section of a house reserved for women members of a Muslim household (5)
12 Generally incompetent and ineffectual (5)
14 A humorous anecdote or remark (4)
15 Muppet frog (6)
16 A strong solution of sodium or potassium hydroxide (3)
17 The food served and eaten at one time (4)
18 Make mention of (7)
19 Remove from office (4)
21 On the positive side or higher end of a scale (3)
23 The coin formerly used in Albania and worth one one-hundredth of a lek (6)
24 A dissolute man in fashionable society (4)
25 An alloy of iron with small amounts of carbon and manganese (5)
29 Any of various game and food fishes of cool fresh waters (5)
30 To bring or combine together or with something else (5)
31 Dignitary (3)
32 Payment for labor or services to a worker (4)
33 Last three letters of the alphabet (3)

Down

A long thin fluffy scarf of feathers or fur (3)
A finger or toe in human beings (5)
Cry loudly, as of animals (4)
The orient (4)
"M'm! M'm! Good (7)
Gentle wind (6)
A very thin and flexible sheet of metal (4)
Destitute (5)
11 A loud raucous cry as of an owl (4)
13 The state of being weak in health or body (especially from old age) (7)
14 A small glass adequate to hold a single swallow of whiskey (6)
15 Strange or crazy (6)
19 Left out (7)
20 Grief (6)
22 Robert E ____ (3)
23 Resign or retire from a position (4)
25 The fashion of the moment, especially of dress; vogue. (5)
26 LPGA Champion, Nancy ______ (2,3)
27 A cloud of fine particles suspended in a gas (4)
28 A town of significant size and importance (4)