Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 27,736 – February 5 2019

Published in The Guardian Cryptic Crossword. Tags: , , , .

Clues Answers
A fivefold representation of the first person to become an artist AIWEIWEI
Amount of radiation that could make one restive SIEVERT
Boards succeed when limiting costs ultimately GETSON
Candidate wants success in this, taking so long reading BYELECTION
Caravan about to disappear before wet weather CAMELTRAIN
Condense message about effectiveness of skin treatment? BOIL
Courage in conflict — that’s nothing for ace BOTTLE
Demonstrator concealing identity or one giving something away? PROVIDER
In literature, playwright Simon is one sort of writer LIBRETTIST
Leading characters in key operation QWERTY
Like a couple crossing island vales ADIEUX
Losing weight using nice drug freely REDUCING
Marine creatures in line by rocks SEAMICE
Minister, one very celebrity-oriented type of preacher REVIVALIST
Naval right established by sailing father or son over time CABOTAGE
Outlaw put a strain on Irish town BANTRY
Place wrecked by heroic Joshua, originally JERICHO
Poison making one number — one going to bed, confined NICOTINE
Sanctity of Hindu festival by Scottish water HOLINESS
Scrap not ending with desire to be harridan-like SHREWISH
See 10 DOWN
See 2 DONE
Short song embraced by revolutionary had poetic quality? RHYMED
Story about bad back inclined to go wrong FALLIBLE
Tiny tot’s back needing a scratch? TITCHY
Umpire’s decision in game — a catch in the deep? RULING
Unexpected spare time — yours truly is out for a walk TRAIPSE
Words of commendation by no means rare WELL