The Guardian – Quick crossword No 16,000 – Aug 18 2021 Crossword Answer

Clues Answers
Adages __ Old Testament book PROVERBS
Appraised ASSESSED
Block of Earth’s crust lifted to form peaks of a mountain range MASSIF
Card game POKER
Code G GOLF
Conceited VAIN
Criminal organisation MAFIA
East Africa country KENYA
Evict EXPEL
First Minister of Scotland since 2014 STURGEON
Four quarts GALLON
Harts and hinds DEER
Hearth FIRESIDE
Huge coniferous California trees SEQUOIA
Large commune of Rome at the mouth of the Tiber OSTIA
Leading performers (partnered with stripes?) STARS
Legerdemain SLEIGHTOFHAND
Non-attendance ABSENCE
Not connected to the internet OFFLINE
Ostentatious ceremony POMP
Praise insincerely FLATTER
Precise EXACT
Resentment of a slight PIQUE
Serving as an ordinary seaman in an old sailing ship BEFORETHEMAST
Speak at length about trivial matters WITTER
Uncover EXPOSE

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