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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1599 April 24 2020 Puzzle Answers

Published in The Times Cryptic Crossword.

The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1599
Clues Answers
A pole manoeuvred round stern of hired boat PEDALO
Arguably a kangaroo rat BOUNDER
Author, fleet of foot SWIFT
Barge in open site travelling round river INTERPOSE
Batters terribly idle, yes? EYELIDS
Bigger beer round back of bar LARGER
Come across a soft fruit APPEAR
Decide to tackle this puzzle again? RESOLVE
Diamond, perhaps? It is real, surprisingly, set around ring SOLITAIRE
Element damaging organ ARGON
Fine breaking piece of crockery for savage FIENDISH
Help relative, in a way ASSIST
I live on Rhode Island and a European peninsula IBERIA
Ironing needing immediate attention PRESSING
Joke that may backfire just the same? GAG
Look at plaiting dreads with minimum of skill ADDRESS
Mature writer on middle of trip RIPEN
Pip covers head of timid horse STEED
Put up with huge beast BEAR
Reading about peak in Tanzania, might that be steep? GRADIENT
Responsibility ours? ONUS
Right in dirt, type of rock GRUNGE
Search for Indian on the radio? SEEK
Team put in tenant’s payment for occupant RESIDENT
Uninteresting accommodation FLAT
Whistler really experiencing freedom, first of all REF