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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1151 August 7 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1151

Clues Answers
Best outfit? Fourth or fifth, perhaps top gear
Bet comedian is to meet queen WAGER
Credit card finally gets admission to film PLASTIC
Degenerate man secures good cosmetic ROUGE
Dog’s temptation — run round church LURCHER
Experimental sort of pig in the country GUINEA
Fabulous singer is U? Posher, amazingly ORPHEUS
Famous solver puts mark in gaps HOLMES
Feel miserable translating poem MOPE
French resentment I start to calm GALLIC
Girl from Pyrenean city, left in east PAULINE
Hand-waving from lunatic egoist storming about GESTICULATION
I approve two tries hear-hear
Clues Answers
Individual performer thus is in luck SOLOIST
Item of belief that may be reversed TENET
Kate’s unusual interest STAKE
Lean over series of items LIST
Losing head, wake French street up — I’ve discovered something! EUREKA
Marjorie loves a little window ORIEL
Men on board dance in place of uncle PAWNSHOP
Notice small urn SPOT
One opening debate is in favour of model PROPOSER
Pancake, wrong one everyone picked up TORTILLA
Show disapproval of man’s son HISS
Soil improver left in a large quantity MULCH