Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 28,112 – Apr 20 2020 – Puzzle Answers

Published in The Guardian Cryptic Crossword.

Clues Answers
Alarming to be treated as almost irrelevant MARGINAL
Alluring, one’s castle GLAMIS
Almost making a mess of cake MUFFIN
Assert a company must employ female AFFIRM
British legislating blasted for its bad language BILLINGSGATE
Dancing, a girl hadn’t to lose all momentum GRINDTOAHALT
Flag when monarch’s aboard ship STREAMER
Getting to the end of this exhausts one’s patience TETHER
Giving a signal to be lining up for hearing CUEING
Italian speaking in a whisper SOTTOVOCE
Looking offended, finding bit of toenail in small fish BRISTLING
Man forcefully expelling one with ill will MALEVOLENTLY
Officer rank needed to win a seat? MAJORITY
One may go up in a few ticks TIMEBOMB
One taking piano course? PLAYER
Order thesaurus in online form? EDICT
Plain, nothing to excite cockney NOFRILLS
Refuse left by dyke builder OFFAL
Relatives reform, being adaptable VERSATILE
Respectably neat, is one less likely to be infected? CLEANCUT
Sensitive to pain in small boat TENDER
Served in the army? Not one joined SOLDERED
Some small Amazonian animal LLAMA
Sort of chest that may be scraped BARREL
Staying in bed, say, a great honour for a body LYINGINSTATE
Teacher locked up, being wasted MISSPENT
The Commonwealth: it could hardly be more distant from Britain AUSTRALIA
What storms do, circling northern mountains RANGE