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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1608 May 7 2020 Puzzle Answers

Published in The Times Cryptic Crossword.

The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1608
Clues Answers
Attractive man’s bit of jewellery STUD
Colour of metal tiger’s head TINT
Consequences of one initially minor agreement IMPACT
Cut legs when retreating SNIP
Fall behind lass heading north LAG
Lager and cider: you’ll need an antidote for it! SNAKEBITE
Leave car electrician has failed to start PARK
Modernised a dud pet, somehow UPDATED
Observe affirmative response, we hear EYE
Overturn unexpected result UPSET
Prevent a former soldier keeping rifle, at first AVERT
Psychological strategy: look out for wild animals mind game
Redesign secure HQ where the PM stays sometimes CHEQUERS
Retain possession of stronghold KEEP
Rinse strange sticky substance RESIN
Rodent disease contained by artificial intelligence AGOUTI
Roman god: he’s cruel, unfortunately HERCULES
Seating broken by second very large lady GIANTESS
Shakespeare, perhaps, is forbidden on the radio BARD
Smoothing the end of the day EVENING
Survived being confined, losing oxygen COPED
The current decade represented in tweets TWENTIES
Try out underground piece of laboratory apparatus test tube
When a car refuels, containers fall over pit stop
Where the litigious will see you after a good battle AGINCOURT
Wow, delightful ornamental feature CORNICE