Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 27,640 – Oct 14 2018

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Clues Answers
A flirt is carefree ATEASE
A lemon is prepared for dessert SEMOLINA
American chums adapted the same ASMUCH
Boy in distress becomes a champion PALADIN
Chop up hardwood? HASH
Church in request that’s improper INDECENT
Contradict unknown understudy? DENY
Cut train in error? It’s withdrawn! TACITURN
Dot moans about old creature MASTODON
Drink very quietly with opposition leader in Syria ALEPPO
Event to talk about endlessly DISCUS
Footwear for English banker wearing suit ESPADRILLE
Get high before big exams TRIPOS
I’m Bill and I’m not what I seem IMPOSTER
Investigation after soldiers brand companion RESEARCH
Jewellery taken casually round port ANKLET
Joiner getting worker’s point fairly slowly ANDANTE
Oscar tucked into overcooked fish DORY
Pipe disintegrating each summer MEERSCHAUM
Records evaluate hanging TAPESTRY
Senior churchman makes parson sympathise PRELATE
Shelter acceptable for some Rwandans HUTU
Skilled worker’s close relatives MASON
Sniff at old Bob’s foot sore? SCORN
Story about fellow can be forgiven PARDONABLE
Vocal in revolutionary hymn CHORALE
Well read American volume’s devoured LITERATE
Windbag caught milliner on TV CHATTERBOX