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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1048 March 15 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1048

Clues Answers
Apparently argumentative boatman? ROWER
Astronomical phenomenon in bits of film shown in middle of week ECLIPSE
Deafen sailors at sea in North Atlantic location faeroe islands
Difficult individual to wake? Not entirely ONEROUS
Erotic extremes in story about sporty group STEAMY
Expensive getting only half of this in shortage DEARTH
Failure, involving new argument run-in
Fairly unimportant to bridge river PRETTY
Firearm that’s initially carried by Japanese VIP SHOTGUN
Fool is amusing or funny IGNORAMUS
Larder with unknown level STOREY
Lead that woman with a daughter to eat fruit SPEARHEAD
Clues Answers
Marsupials circling stone to find places to rest ROOSTS
Me, a Lord, excited in peer’s estate EARLDOM
Mere husband taken in by prophet SHEER
Neckwear twisted after suppressing a disturbance FRACAS
Princesses had unusual source of funds cash dispenser
Review body, perhaps, to criticise closures of theatre and hospital PANEL
Rubbish used to be placed next to note WASTE
Say no to junk REFUSE
Security is regressive in storehouse DEPOSIT
Ship entering sound exhibiting difficulty HASSLE
Stop him dancing in part of rock arena mosh pit
Strip to highlight one’s naked glory, primarily THONG