ETHEREAL

The Guardian – Quick crossword No 15,283 – May 1 2019

Clues Answers Drugs taken to reduce blood cholesterol STATINS Enduring energy STAMINA Flesh as food MEAT Gave in CAPITULATED Heavenly ETHEREAL Human joint ANKLE Leather strap once used on Scottish schoolchildren TAWSE Lose __ limp case (anag) MISPLACE Low-cut neckline DECOLLETAGE Notice __ fictional puppy SPOT Offering little hope BLEAK Pass across TRAVERSE Playing card …

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Irish Times (Simplex) – April 22 2019

Clues Answers Area of level high ground PLATEAU Ask earnestly APPEAL Baby frogs TADPOLES Chemically inert INACTIVE Circus performers ACROBATS Desire, craving APPETITE Eight-legged creatures SPIDER Fatalities DEATHS For fear that LEST Haphazard, with no fixed pattern RANDOM Indication, hint CLUE Insubstantial, heavenly ETHEREAL Invertebrates in shells MOLLUSCS Let it stand, in printing STET Long …

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The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 27,725 – January 23 2019

Clues Answers Apple’s sold by them GROCERS Big beast with Paddington, say, for a Londoner BISON City devastated by a current CANTERBURY Cold in prison CAGED Communist papers prepared again REDID Cut any tax, attack the reds without borders and without strings UNATTACHED Easy to clean hospital __ used to be adept about it WASHABLE …

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27250 January 17 2019

The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27250 Clues Answers A Greek swimmer brings in wrong sign for czar ALEXANDER Airy number with details every so often ETHEREAL Animal that’s long occupying heart of Sahara HYENA By end of round, Rocky’s knocked out DRUGGED Chap in Scottish resort’s spoken of postal system AIRMAIL Cricket …

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The Guardian – Quiptic crossword No 996 – Dec 17 2018

Clues Answers Agreed it’s strange, entering study when retired NODDED Concrete counter absorbs spilled gin TANGIBLE Condition of Russian fighter’s low grade after downpour MIGRAINE Direct view round painting retrospective STRAIGHT Endorse program range APPROVE Fit for Charlton’s team? ATHLETIC Fixed position with upcoming young artist STATIONARY Insubstantial online article’s true ETHEREAL Lazy and idle, …

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The Sun – Two Speed – Jul 14 2018

Clues Answers Add to men relieving us in 31 days AUGMENT Allocate ASSIGN Anguished TORMENTED Appendix ADDENDUM Author Trollope initially confined PENT Bad blood as M1 stops Tyne flowing ENMITY Celestial ETHEREAL Ceremonial wear HEADDRESS Copper allowed to grab last of meat chop CUTLET Detective in study EYE Director’s female back to cuddle as couple …

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The Guardian – Quick crossword No 14,997 – May 31 2018

Clues Answers Audio file distributed over the internet PODCAST Change for the better REFORM Colourless gas, O₃ OZONE Covering for the face VEIL Diaphragm area MIDRIFF Drain SAP Eichmann’s given name ADOLF Excessively greedy VORACIOUS Fireplace INGLE Fireproof device at the front of a theatre stage SAFETYCURTAIN German philosopher, d. 1831 HEGEL Kind of duck …

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The Telegraph – Cryptic – May 17 2018

Clues Answers Angry about female being sacked RIFLED Arrangement of gold part encircling box ORCHESTRATION Awards zero marks? OSCARS Ballet here almost describes ‘heavenly’ ETHEREAL Banker perhaps more extravagant keeping home FINANCIER Brilliant time with Queen’s family LITTER Chap only stays bonkers seeing shrink PSYCHOANALYST Chap with band playing different version COVERING CIA names suspect …

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The Times – Concise – Times Concise No 7616 April 3 2018

The Times – Concise – Times Concise No 7616 Clues Answers (Of snow) melts THAWS Apps used for networking social media Bad-mannered RUDE Canoodle SMOOCH Colour; squander BLUE Counting frame ABACUS Dance excuse-me Delicate and light ETHEREAL Eg, camembert CHEESE Feel disgust for LOATHE Garment for wrapping SHAWL Give out EMIT Clues Answers Large country …

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 26985 March 14 2018

The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 26985 Clues Answers Abnormally weak Inca’s sculpted round article asthenic Abroad, use manor entrances ENAMOURS American waiter not old hat BUSBY Behind back, wrapping present that’s heavenly ETHEREAL Bit like regressive old governor SATRAP Crew’s leader in boat worn out BRAGGED E.g. Pétain, Parisian who needs weapon …

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