9 Jeopardy! Clues May 23, 2017

Here are 9 triple stumpers from the 5-23-2017 Jeopardy! match.

COOKING TERMS ($1000) To do this to herring or salmon, you must split, salt & smoke it

KNOW THE NOSE ($1000) It’s that weird divot just below the nose & above the upper lip

A LITTLE ENTITLED ($200) It’s said of some people, “born on third base & thinks he hit” this

($800) In 1989 a syndrome named for this type of coddled child was identified as involving self-centered & immature behavior

($2000) Describing the idle wealthy in 1899 Thorstein Veblen wrote of this “class”, now a common phrase

CATHOLIC GEOGRAPHY ($1600) Founded by the Jesuits in 1881, Marquette University is the largest private college in this state

BRITISH POETS LAUREATE ($800) This father of actor Daniel Day-Lewis was poet laureate & a professor of poetry at Oxford

PREFIXES ($1600) It’s one “s” shorter than the Greek word for “universe”

CREATURES IN MYTHOLOGY ($1000) This oldest and wisest of the centaurs mentored such heroes as Jason & Achilles

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