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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 2159 June 17 2022 Crossword Answers

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The Times – Cryptic – Times Quick Cryptic No 2159
Clues Answers
Agitator’s Russian money, millions received by person accepting offer TROUBLEMAKER
Bag containing second part for stew CASSEROLE
Blended drink: mix it somehow without whiskey SMOOTHIE
Bless its fancy flourishes SANCTIFY
Briefest bit of shuteye! WINK
Cheese in bed eaten by educated woman? RICOTTA
Commercial liable to change ADAPT
Copper put on special point CUSP
Defensive position in favour of Tories’ leader FORT
Draped garment to hang loosely around Master Weasley? SARONG
Dryer, going as far as unfinished water hole TOWEL
Fancy old lace’s fake, by implication? so-called
Hot under the collar, like a buttoned-up garment? SHIRTY
Letter from Greece with unambiguous description of reactor NUCLEAR
Lightly touch igloo’s exterior area next to house PATIO
Mad hysteria about large mullet, say HAIRSTYLE
One or several mainly avoiding odd characters ANY
Pinch gesture of smartphone user SWIPE
Randomly do a hunt for benefit payment? hand-out
Reportedly achieved end of war, not like Bikini one-piece
Street leading to the old eyesore? STYE
Very black expression of grief SOB
Waste very long time in underground prison DUNGEON
Yellow part of sofa in the art edifies faint-hearted