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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27740 August 11 2020 Crossword Answers

Published in The Times Cryptic Crossword.

The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27740
Clues Answers
A mythical giant with eyes on stalks AGOG
Act confused, failing pass safe-conduct
Answer very quietly; one may be on the phone APP
Beauty’s first seen in a sublime ruined temple site abu simbel
Corruptly closing river in the season VERNALLY
Defeated, have to amputate saw off
Doctor frees police up MOUNTIES
Expert composer making records ARCHIVES
Fetch strong drink DOUBLE
Finally fed such a man here? DINNER
First law by Confucius, say: show maturity act ones age
Getting back, have left bed for cat PUMA
Give most important backing in a live case ABLATIVE
Go back and prepare to run turn tail
Head in various directions NESS
Hot dish eaten by psalmist SALMI
Like a ski-run? Work in transport in winter SLOPED
Not quite clear paper’s to turn up, organised extra books semi-transparent
On diary confirm date, at first not offering money in kind
One breaking step showing remorse RUING
One from dairy chain picked up FETA
One in bed appeared to have a bad back CAMELLIA
Perhaps one burgling home more loyal daughter interrupts INTRUDER
Pineapple and some bananas eaten (not “ate”) in class hand grenade
Soldiers in fracas on royal ship FREIGHTER
Two kids: pa and I grip one roughly pigeon pair
Way to include member of large family in cast SQUINT
Wilde for one with a certain appeal WIT
Without French priest, one’s paid for nothing SINECURE