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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27761 September 4 2020 Crossword Answers

Published in The Times Cryptic Crossword.

The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27761
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All that’s left of prime steak? RUMP
Boat that has fortified wine, heading 90 degrees off-course WHERRY
Briefly cavorting in sun at hotspot in a nutshell
Comparatively thin, metallic bar running through deck TINNIER
Conservative faction left in party raised barrier old guard
Do away with hollow effect round moulding ANNULET
Expanse of sand and desert a bonus for sailors? shore leave
Extremely cocky, continental journalist passed through revolution? CYCLED
Fiction penned by an incomer ALIEN
Ghastly horse going without its carriage? MACABRE
Grub favoured by Hell’s Angel? LEATHERJACKET
In army officer’s wake, I join up with good humour GENIALLY
Investor number one set up gold reserves, perhaps BULLION
Island’s housing inspector books those behaving stupidly IDIOTS
Kind but uncouth fellows nourish mad dog on the loose rough diamonds
Kind son gripped by aversion to speed make haste
Make case to hold note that’s repeatedly folded PLEATED
Motivate last pair of men before besieging foreign fighters ENERGISE
Part of Evensong, graduate facing it fearfully MAGNIFICAT
Partially divide ten territories, lessening hostility DETENTE
Person running on track’s the one I report to line manager
Regular occurrences of racial trouble AIL
Room for preparing all we know, longing to intervene KITCHEN
Seaweed that is being found in Scottish waters? KELPIE
Solution for washing all dirty people’s backs LYE
Syndicate with one pound investment maturing RIPENING
Troops engaged in uphill jog suffering TORMENT
Victor in trouble, cut deeply CARVE
What mustn’t be done with two legs elevated no-no
Who, ditching wife, dated girl? I’m ashamed to hear it home truth