This puzzle is part of the Fortnightly Topic Challenge #43: Variety Crossword Grids.
The clues are in random order.
Nevertheless Expected to happen Sign of distress Lid or cover Take a chance K-pop group Web of skin
Large, round container Take in deep breaths 12 to 12 Arrest a criminal Short literature Liquid from wound Consume Pig mama
Month of the mid-autumn Warm eggs Before this moment Not a man of culture Public transport History. Period Hidden home Public transport Net of threads Oriental new year A general name for all the states Like snake like fish Greater than the King
The method to solve a problem Transparent crystal Yellow hole-y character Had one's weight supported by buttocks Before Blue Companion Eye X or W split The sense of respecting oneself Nevertheless Fall behind Value
Key regarding the names of directions
Out of @JeremyDover's answer, 6 grids have the wrong answer (including blanks)