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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1175 September 10 2018

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1175
Clues Answers
Assistant catching second stage whisper ASIDE
Bankrupt agent abandoning resistance in end BROKE
Become gentle, beginning to soothe frequently SOFTEN
Effort to finish with ultimately fine favour __ start to go off ENDEAVOUR
Excellent trees in front of Gallery? About right first-rate
Had meal Greek character brought over ATE
In favour of person getting paid PRO
Insignificant attempt to support friend PALTRY
Label, epic, rare, potentially unique IRREPLACEABLE
Lock of hair given emphasis __ not the first TRESS
Merit rest __ could be three months TRIMESTER
Money initially earned with type of nut CASHEW
Most likely to drop off pastries in wintry weather SLEEPIEST
Music for Dad POP
One advising soldiers on hill MENTOR
Senior common room raised the French moral doubt SCRUPLE
Small boy is cunning ART
Snack costs __ a top rip off potato crisps
Snake putting two and two together? ADDER
Some hoopla, zany, in public area PLAZA
Way out involving Apollo, disregarding odds? A feat! EXPLOIT
Woodland creature upsets a tyrant to some extent SATYR
Worked over true rates: valuable find treasure-trove
Yell on poor football team: they’re looking for a match? lonely hearts