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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 26992 March 22 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 26992

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A way to fill hole up in pendant EARDROP
Admitting failure finally, collapse of town shocked neighbourhood neck of the woods
Counter blow BUFFET
Drunken layabout virtually abandoned SLOSHED
Father standing, Paul turning, police officer salutes APPLAUDS
Female rhino picked up by the ears? DOE
Fool suffered, getting criticised strongly ASSAILED
Head supporting king, and in French parliament KNESSET
High street name in dictionary STONED
Initially nearly 500 gatecrashing ’ouse in Greece? Considerably more to follow and then some
Islanders’ war, I gathered, about Hebrides at first — here? lewis and harris
Little boy feeding horse like a pig? GREEDY
Male grasped by a more desperate lover ADMIRER
Manipulating tactic, something attractive and repulsive charm offensive
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Might exhibitionist stand naked under this? power shower
Nice place where I fight in middle of barrage RIVIERA
No friend is false, did you say? FOE
Padded seat without ends even, a great deal UMPTEEN
Period of ten years passed amid restrictions TWENTIES
Recipes with meat in a stew, tour de force MASTERPIECE
Reportedly disregard impediment to create a ripple WAVELET
Sadness caused by sacking? DISAPPOINTMENT
Some style about supporting act PERFORM
Soul even, in tool spirit level
Surrender weapon BOW
Thriller writer, slow mover AMBLER
Two blows exactly slap-bang
Victory achievable, Napoleon heads for the front VAN