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The Telegraph – QUICK CROSSWORD NO: 29,176 – Oct 8 2019

Clues Answers Bind TIE Bird of the dove family PIGEON Chats TALKS Cure babe (anag.) BARBECUE Decorum TASTE Definite article THE Encountered MET Enfolding WRAPPING Find the heaviness of WEIGH Full COMPLETE Gravely SOLEMNLY Job TASK Leave LICENCE Leave out OMIT Most fashionable HOTTEST Clues Answers Nibbles BITES Picture IMAGE Purchase BUY Ran RACED Remainder …

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The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 27,921 – Sep 9 2019

Clues Answers Against poetry being recited VERSUS Bitterness of American crook, regularly missing bounty ACRIMONY Briefly anointed barbarous Boris Johnson? ETONIAN Content to leave alcohol, rising QC consumes a lime and soda? ALKALIS Dull sound of rubbish piano BUMP First of advance military units reach river on the Russian-Chinese border AMUR French revolutionary losing clothes …

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The Times – Concise – Times Concise No 8018 July 16 2019

The Times – Concise – Times Concise No 8018 Clues Answers (They/you/we) exist ARE Absolute rule by an individual AUTOCRACY Additional EXTRA Aromatic herb CORIANDER Children’s play area SANDPIT Chopper AXE Covered in black dust SOOTY Eg, potato TUBER Fleet of warships ARMADA Fruit APRICOT Helpful air currents TAILWINDS Is greater than EXCEEDS Lifting machine …

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The Telegraph – QUICK CROSSWORD NO: 29,043 – May 6 2019

Clues Answers Airless STUFFY Alcoholic drink CIDER Black eye SHINER Bovine animal BULL Completely perplex NONPLUS Complimentary FREE Coniferous tree PINE Crypt VAULT Entertain AMUSE Evil hypnotist SVENGALI Flavour TASTE Friend CHUM In theory ONPAPER Instructor TEACHER Lack of success FAILURE Large area of trees FOREST Marble Arch location HYDEPARK Nobleman EARL Pay out SPEND …

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1315 March 25 2019

The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1315 Clues Answers A group of undesirables regularly goes wild rogues gallery A group’s cash thrown into a stone box SARCOPHAGUS A maiden exploits charms AMUSES Ball game in uniform aboard ship SEVENS Classes of people left out of grand buildings CASTES Eccentric aunt with range …

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The Telegraph – QUICK CROSSWORD NO: 554 – January 6 2019

Clues Answers Barrels CASKS Component ELEMENT Course ROUTE Creche NURSERY Defeat TROUNCE Discernment TASTE Disdain SCORN Edible bulb ONION Fasten TETHER Gown DRESS Greet WELCOME Hindu sage RISHI Non-professional AMATEUR Ordinary PLAIN Possibility OPPORTUNITY Proof of purchase RECEIPT Pudding DESSERT Sewing implement NEEDLE Short or simple song DITTY Sideroad BYWAY Small flute PICCOLO Steal SWIPE …

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Wall Street Journal – Dec 10 2018 – Around the Clock

Clues Answers ‘Fingers crossed’ IHOPE ‘Know what I mean?’ GETME ‘Leave in,’ in proofreading STET ‘Thrilla in Manila’ victor ALI ‘What a calamity!’ OHNO *Outdoor religious gathering CAMPMEETING *Post office dispenser STAMPMACHINE *Slimy horror movie creature SWAMPMONSTER *Work the floor? DAMPMOP Acorn source OAK Add-___ (extras) ONS Air conditioner measure: Abbr BTU All the time, …

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The Times – Concise – Times Concise No 7818 November 24 2018

The Times – Concise – Times Concise No 7818 Clues Answers Andean pack animal LLAMA Bahamian capital NASSAU Be involved (in) PARTICIPATE Californian city Santa Barbara Facial feature CHIN Fastener; trim CLIP Flavour; discernment TASTE Garden pest SLUG Individual musician SOLOIST Manifold; numerous MULTIPLE Not clothed BARE Performers’ platform STAGE Reducing in price DISCOUNTING Rich …

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The Telegraph – Quick – Aug 23 2018

Clues Answers Aroma SMELL Begrudge RESENT Cooks CHEFS Crucial KEY Curve ARC Damp MOIST Delete ERASE Distorts TWISTS Division SECTION Elicit EVOKE Enigma MYSTERY Expensive COSTLY Flavour TASTE Flunkey LACKEY Frenzy RAMPAGE Greed AVARICE Insignificant TRIVIAL Intimidate DAUNT Murder ASSASSINATE Needless UNNECESSARY Portals DOORS Possess OWN Provoke INSTIGATE Quits EVENS Soar SKYROCKET Spectres WRAITHS Stomach …

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The Telegraph – Quick – Jul 13 2018

Clues Answers Ancient language LATIN Beggar in parable LAZARUS Capture by force CONQUER Celebrity STARDOM Court offence PERJURY Curse SWEAR Devious SHIFTY Discernment TASTE Elector VOTER European republic BELARUS Farm enclosures? YARDS Fast train EXPRESS Flower arrangement IKEBANA Fund administrator TRUSTEE Clues Answers Fundamentals BASICS Having weapon(s) ARMED Increase engine speed REVUP Organisation SYSTEM Rips …

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The Telegraph – Quick – Jul 11 2018

Clues Answers Axes CUTS Blood vessels VEINS Conservatory, e.g. ANNEXE Countermand REVERSE Curt TERSE Disallow VETO Discernment TASTE Disgust; beat back REPEL Electronic message EMAIL Fit; sporty ATHLETIC Grip; grit (teeth) CLENCH Health resort SPA Invigorate ENLIVEN Iron PRESS Link up UNITE Clues Answers Make a mistake ERR Mortification CHAGRIN Not knowing (of) UNAWARE Plan …

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