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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1598 April 23 2020 – Puzzle Answers

Published in The Times Cryptic Crossword.

The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1598
Clues Answers
Absence somehow contented Anna non-attendance
Airmen heading north for miles FAR
Blog resists accommodating trolls OGRES
Burst into tears in paper shop STATIONER
Catch your breath when grabbed by doctor GASP
Corner house with garden at the front HOG
Criticism of marijuana’s very fashionable POTSHOT
Dad’s at back, making something to eat PASTA
Difficult words to learn? Bad luck! hard lines
Engineer in USSR, a chap from Moscow? RUSSIAN
Essential Tyneside editor gets flu treated NEEDFUL
Famous school rejected by daughter NOTED
Girl going topless, the idiot ASS
Have lunch with tenants occasionally EAT
I struggled, choked by climber? IVIED
Lean on the papers PRESS
Loss of detective inspector’s looks DISAPPEARANCE
Love song composed about Bill SERENADE
Make new demand on brotherhood of monks REORDER
Old doctor who’s after your blood? LEECH
Person loved by king __ he dishes out the lolly! TREASURER
Run off with high jumper, you say? FLEE
Tell Her Majesty to become a shopkeeper RETAILER
Used to be a delinquent, high on drugs WASTED
Very little drunk TIDDLY
Will’s statement rubbished TESTAMENT