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The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 28065 August 25 2021 Crossword Answer

Published in The Times Cryptic Crossword.

The Times – Cryptic – Times Cryptic No 28065

Clues Answers
8 soldiers stopping the old adversary ENEMY
A holiday-maker is more affected CAMPER
Ambassador in temperate area — a character! THETA
Country house girl introducing European verse form VILLANELLE
Dared do cleaner‘s job, getting round resistance DURST
Devout Cockney crossing green in full view OVERTLY
Drink a politician offered, depending on chance ALEATORY
Excessively sentimental message? Not entirely TWEE
Flyer’s broadcast gripping sixth wife SPARROW
Genuine misprint LITERAL
Give away extremely useful key in seedy bar DIVULGE
Jacob’s father lives with a retired accountant ISAAC
Leaping over arched work in roof VAULTING
Libertine group originally haunting a former capital LOTHARIO
Like some wine yours truly had talked of, showing no emotion dry-eyed
Lukewarm fare served up quietly inside TEPID
Clues Answers
Mad Peter and I out for a spin PIROUETTE
Oddly it draws in a believer in natural selection DARWINIST
One visiting fat son with joint landowner’s position LAIRDSHIP
Plant soldiers concealed outside entrance to camp ORCHID
Primitive tribe finally allowed a man to keep servants ELEMENTAL
Pungent account run by certain papers ACRID
Reason for fading light in part of Leinster? WICKLOW
Scented mixture first brought back for French king and emperor POTPOURRI
Slow road engulfed by Scottish river TARDY
Snowslip burying a northern church in a dale AVALANCHE
Storyline inspiring current TV try-out, perhaps PILOT
Union leader forcing insurrection UPRISING
Wasteful academic delayed welcoming soldier back PROFLIGATE
Way in which third of wolves utter plaintive cries HOWL
What we may have in summer for a period of instruction LESSON
Worsted yarn wife found in fish basket CREWEL