Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 27,482 – Apr 12 2018

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Clues Answers
12 down’s 44 people animating a lethargic character? DROOPY
12 down’s 52, old couple beyond sophisticated Cumbrian town drinking Bordeaux, say? CHICKEN
12 down’s 60 large magnets, gift awfully dangerous GRANDMAS
12 down’s 77 warmer places on expedition SUNSET
Audible power in poor little thing MITE
Badger trapper BAIT
Bird’s unpleasant feeling in stomach KNOT
Close, even awkward, intimate clip LOVESCENE
Course one’s taken in river rising somewhere in Canada NOVA
Determination slightly lacking in tense period of gradual decline TWILIGHT
Drinking venue always heaving at first, having gatecrashed party BEER
Express train finally entering test VENT
In which one is the observer of Grace? BINGO
Lawyer, oldest professional? SOLICITOR
Pulse rate’s extreme in cutting of internet access BROADBEAN
Clues Answers
Readily available, Matthew and Mark etc cuddled by senior ONTAP
Region more ‘irsute, did you say? AREA
See 16 FRISKY
See 16 down GETTING
See 19 DRAWERS
See 20 down STRIP
See 22 SCOTIA
See 6 HALL
See 8 VINDALOO
Shiny fabric worn in alluring style, ultimately GOLDLAME
Show daughter newspaper spread DISPLAY
Steep peak in Turkey within Armenia arguably? MARINATE
Talks in meeting as essential? GASES
Vehicle infected? BUGGY
Vital energy beats the bends CHICANES