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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27754 August 27 2020 Crossword Answers

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27754
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A second individual torn apart by current slur ASPERSION
Attempt to divide open tart and a measure of wine FLAGON
Chatting with judge in flight? JAWING
Choirboy to shake with fear, having missed Mass TREBLE
City university in Zambia originally having money to burn? ZURICH
Clairvoyant visited by Saint David, most famously PSALMIST
Contrite worker who’s been confined again? REPENTANT
Enjoying realised ambition, having led with merit at sea living the dream
Explosive material in container brought back by sappers NITRE
Extremely brazen, his sister’s cultivated national identity BRITISHNESS
Gather in a New England state, briefly AMASS
Generous with funds ultimately invested in refuge, perhaps HANDSOME
Girl regularly leaves tough meat, finding fibre ISTLE
Keep wife in cricket side OWN
Latvian allows husband to pen note LETTISH
Like some fat Tudor composer keeping old wife and horse tallowish
Long story about Eeyore, primarily YEARN
Mind food shop, taking first of compounds like LSD? PSYCHEDELIC
National idioms a woman found going over a chap’s manuscript IRISHISMS
Native American in hired vehicle touring Rhode Island CARIB
One who gives out marks missing in term-time mix-up EMITTER
Relaxed midshipman, one captivated by medal easy-going
See about providing shelter for western bird OWL
Slovenly hotel dejected chums are upset over SLAPDASH
Soft-hearted type’s feeling about first of many top people? SENTIMENTALIST
Some unhealthy phenomenon that’s in centre of Guinea-Bissau HYPHEN
Time to restore confidence to a son missing love? TREASURE
Unknown European group infiltrated by a fanatic ZEALOT
Vessel dropping off a US magazine in midday break LUNCHTIME
Wary when star of US gangster movies drops in at last CAGEY