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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1848 April 8 2021 Crossword Answers

Published in The Times Cryptic Crossword.

The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 1848
Clues Answers
A quick game with mates? speed chess
Bachelor on island failing to finish liquor? single malt
Blackbeard, say, doesn’t start being angry IRATE
Broken coal ovens __ they can produce lots of smoke! VOLCANOES
Contents of data, stick found in storage area ATTIC
Drink, for example, with medal being returned EGGNOG
Eat briefly, making racket DIN
Faith in mediocre education CREED
Flood from river covering moor regularly TORRENT
Fool picked up then let go of sweet GUMDROP
I chuck in worn-out fossil TRILOBITE
I reused horrible leftovers RESIDUE
Inability to catch, or retain, strangely tin ear
Leaders in The Oval Office, also TOO
Pays for conservative’s false alibi cover story
Pet dragon is strange baptism participant! GODPARENT
Psychic put fear into underground worker mind reader
Ship’s wreckage __ beginning to find plenty in the morning FLOTSAM
Study agreement in speech EYE
Supply department ARM
Tests new axes around military, primarily EXAMS
Therefore a religious leader initially records a drama soap opera
Weapon search RIFLE
What a casino employee might say is perfect? IDEAL