Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 27,759 – March 4 2019

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

Clues Answers
150 of the Romans stand for disinfectant CHLORINE
A British girl put on pounds: unusual? ABNORMAL
Before St David’s Day the Guardian declares a republic WEIMAR
Bird that sounds piercing SKUA
Call about oven for cooking ROASTING
Competition one may have in the bag SACKRACE
Dog we held up in entrance BEWITCH
Don’t purify murky depth PROFUNDITY
Extent of some software amazing AREA
Gangster catcalls heard in capital ALGIERS
Holiday emergency! MAYDAY
Lighter to bump into BARGE
Look up to speaker’s lazy eyes IDOLISE
Marines trained for a year in academy SEMINARY
Mule is chewing cereal MUESLI
Old British settler needed for 20? JUTE
Only for men: old woman has time still STAGNANT
Ordinary seaman’s two sets of cards DECKHAND
Panel put into a box JURY
Patience when abused may succeed in circling the world WEARTHIN
Petty criminal who tells on his accomplices? SNEAKTHIEF
Rear small bird STERN
Runs after luggage round hotel CHASES
Serious tennis played by European INTENSE
Stop thief! ARREST
Such a gripping tale we hear PREHENSILE
Ways to secure love that inspires pity PATHOS
Welcome s-success, to be admitted here HALLOFFAME