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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27651 April 29 2020 – Puzzle Answers

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27651
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Bringing pleasure? Awful nightmare about battles! heart-warming
Expressing warm feelings towards underground money collector wishing well
Fed up, having worry, one good soul having negative attitude DEFEATIST
Female organisation backed by iron lady WIFE
Forbidden writer given external stimulus PROSCRIBED
Fuss about Charlie who does a bad job? Botcher
Hill made of piled-up rubbish TOR
Incisive English coming from satirical novelist SHARP
Like good sight in cricket match? twenty-twenty
Lots of bacteria in part of the gut unknown COLONY
Meadows covered in grass given up RELEASED
Miserly type maybe hoarding pounds in trophy SALVER
Most ancient stars to get excited about HOARIEST
Music played staccato needing no introduction TOCCATA
Person seen as unusual confronting monarch? FISHER
Provider of notes is bank, half being advanced LYRE
Running mobile home into grass SCAMPERING
Scot offering a song at funeral? ALASTAIR
See Roman south of river making investigation RECCE
Skin feels bad around top of neck FLENSE
Sort of murder, getting a BSc perhaps! first-degree
They fight with the others, having nasty looks, no heart WRESTLERS
This writer getting to stay endlessly after party creates a row DOMESTIC
Three articles about province relating to capital city ATHENIAN
Thus stitch regularly disappears SIC
Way to use bad language, suppressing love COURSE
Weaselly creature after organising talk caught cab black-cat
Woodpecker and two mythological figures flying round YAFFLE