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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27763 September 7 2020 Crossword Answers

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 27763
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Celebrity from South America entertaining a sailor SUPERSTAR
Compere picked up award for gallantry? EMCEE
Day Welsh girl adopts English milk supplier FRIESIAN
Don’t object so much? That’s stupid MINDLESS
Eg cockapoo, grumpy about being confined to bed CROSSBREED
Fellow disposing of books at end of stage show EVINCE
Fine fabric produced by large detached territory LISLE
Forcing learners to keep up exercise in Advent COMPELLING
Function popular when visiting the Home Counties SINE
Introduction of ideas perhaps in race to secure house INSEMINATION
Language used by violent youth ultimately on main road THAI
Liberal in overcoat embracing wife on a Cumbrian lake ULLSWATER
Like some songs mixed choirs originally performed tastefully STROPHIC
Music director refused to allow songs to be heard BANDLEADER
Occasional spell for women in singular golf game in leisure facility swimming pool
Possibly Smiley’s one deception ICON
Pugnacious bachelor taking girl round Greek island BELLICOSE
Pursued, being grimly persistent DOGGED
Small marsupial’s time to settle for the night ROOST
Sound of footsteps of old PM with queen on pitch pitter-patter
Spirit initially prevailing in 17th-century parliament RUMP
Surrounded by part of team on green AMONG
Svengali-like figure arty types installed RASPUTIN
Two graduates introducing book about old African tree BAOBAB
Unfathomable? A Midsummer Night’s Dream isn’t BOTTOMLESS
Way to plug advantage in Tea Party location BOSTON
Worthy objects calling for a libation to be prepared NOTABILIA
Wrongly blame a Latino’s enthusiasm for dance BALLETOMANIA