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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 28061 August 20 2021 Crossword Answer

Published in The Times Cryptic Crossword.

The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 28061
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Alumnus embraced by schmuck, virtually worthless two-bit
Begin a few airy moves fire away
Body part ’urt ARM
Boss is right by mistake! GAFFER
Challenger bogus, by the sound of it? FOE
Comprehensive teacher knocked back by somebody without guts in assembly general synod
Con warder SCREW
Cross: a little indignant, I go nuts! TIGON
Cry “shocker”, with house getting overrun initially BOOHOO
Defying convention, returned to cricket pavilion? left-field
Egg for example that’s eaten primarily with pheasant? GAMETE
House one left protected by two little boys and a girl royal family
Liking temple, for example? soft spot
Politician needs way to reverse domestic problem dry rot
Popular incentive for knight HOTSPUR
Royal phone held by supporter STATELY
Seal, common colour bottle green
Sense cube squeezes in precisely EYESIGHT
Shameless for sure, men breaking heart of fraulein UNREMORSEFUL
Standard carrying feeble column PILLAR
Standard for example aboard vessel FLAGON
Stifling communication in the end, doctor operates __ words rarely spoken ESPERANTO
Stomach calmer, perhaps one manages to regroup MAGNESIA
Stores opening in rush to don items of lingerie PANTRIES
To repent after damaging storehouse ENTREPOT
Trouble __ that’s in the soup! hot water
Trouble for Asian holidaying in Africa? On safari
Wearing black, tango perfectly balanced STABLE