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WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Wed 17 Jan - 20:00
Wasn't sure where to post this.

It seems appropriate on here.

Anyroad, have a bash at these cryptics.

GOOD LUCK.


WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 17-1-18
 

1)  A supporter of mine.  (3, 4)   P _ _       P _ _ _
Mine in this case is underground.


 2)  Student’s oddly guarded nature. (13)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (oddly) of GUARDED NATURE.
 

3)  Means of communication for TV detective.  (5)  _ _ _ _ _
See if you can suss it out.
   

4)  The first man and worker are unyielding.  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _
The first man in the Bible and an industrious insect.


5)  Feel bitter about being dispatched again.  (6)    _ _ _ _ _ _
A word that can be pronounced 2 ways.
 

6)  Pace in American territory. (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Tool found by architect in front of church. (6)  _ _ _ _ _ _
The architect of St Paul’s Cathedral, followed by the abbreviation for CHURCH.


8 )  Country quarters with original garden (6)  S _ _ _ _ _
Quarters in this case is points of the compass,
followed by the 'original' biblical garden.


9)  Flowers a follower bestowed on weavers (6)  _ L _ _ _ _
'A FOLLOWER' means what follows 'A', followed by what you can weave on.
 

10)  Wine from China, it is dreadful!!!!!!. (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (dreadful) of CHINA IT.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Wed 17 Jan - 20:08
1.Pit prop

2. Undergraduate

3 Morse

4 Adam ant

6.Canter

I'm working on the rest
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Wed 17 Jan - 20:10
Evening, Ray Smile

1) pit prop
4)  Adamant
5)  resent
6)  canter
7)  wrench
8 )  Sweden 
9)  blooms
10)  chianti
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Wed 17 Jan - 20:11
@Admin wrote:1.Pit prop

2. Undergraduate

3 Morse

4 Adam   ant

6.Canter

I'm working on the rest


Evening Mrs A.

Brilliant start.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Wed 17 Jan - 20:13
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1) pit prop  
4)  Adamant  
5)  resent  
6)  canter  
7)  wrench  
8 )  Sweden   
9)  blooms  
10)  chianti  

Evening Jo Anne[.

Just brilliant, and in record time too.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Wed 17 Jan - 20:16
1 Pit prop
2 Undergraduate
3 Morse

4 Adamant
7 Wrench
8 Sweden
9 Blooms
10 Chianti
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Wed 17 Jan - 20:17
@maureen wrote:1 Pit prop
2 Undergraduate
3 Morse

4 Adamant
7 Wrench
8 Sweden
9 Blooms
10 Chianti

Evening Mo.

Excellent Xwording as ever, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Wed 17 Jan - 20:25
Thanks for another cracker Ray..hope you didn't freeze this afternoon.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Wed 17 Jan - 20:28
Cheers Mo, you're very welcome.

Yes, we managed a walk between showers, and I had 6 layers of clothes on,

I'm a right softy LOL Embarassed Laughing
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Wed 17 Jan - 20:30
Thanks for those, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Wed 17 Jan - 20:32
Thanks Jo Anne, you're very welcome.

Excellent Xwording from you.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Wed 17 Jan - 20:44
I think Gassey is away on his hols this week if memory serves.

Perhaps WW's little green nemesis will pop on later!!!!!!!! LOL.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Wed 17 Jan - 21:31
7. WR  en ch.  I like the Wigan Rejects connection Very Happy

10 Chianti
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Wed 17 Jan - 21:38
@Admin wrote:7. WR  en  ch.  I like the Wigan Rejects connection Very Happy

10 Chianti

I should've used the 'WR' in the clue wording and in my helpful hints.

"Tool found by Wigan Reject (WR) in France (EN) in front of church (CH).

Very well done indeed Mrs A.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Wed 17 Jan - 21:47
Ha ha Many thanks again for your hard work RMJ. Gassey may be in later after the Cabaret jocolor
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Wed 17 Jan - 22:02
"Gassey may be in later after the Cabaret"

LOL Laughing .

Cheers Mrs A, yes I hope he does make it, he's a decent Xworder.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Thu 18 Jan - 2:09
1. Pit prop


2. Undergraduate


3. Morse


4. Adamant


5. Resent


6. Canter


7. Wrench


8. Sweden


9. Bloom


10. Chianti
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Thu 18 Jan - 10:26
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Pit prop


2. Undergraduate


3. Morse


4. Adamant


5. Resent


6. Canter


7. Wrench


8. Sweden


9. Bloom


10. Chianti


An excellent bit of crosswording mon ami, very well done,

and in the middle of the night as well!!!!! LOL.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 17-1-18

on Thu 18 Jan - 10:32
Very well done to all last night's and this morning's crossworders

Here are the solutions:-



WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 17-1-18


1) A supporter of mine. (3, 4)
PIT PROP

2) Student’s oddly guarded nature. (13)
UNDERGRADUATE

3) Means of communication for TV detective. (5)
MORSE

4) The first man and worker are unyielding. (7)
ADAMANT

5) Feel bitter about being dispatched again. (6)
RESENT

6) Pace in American territory. (6)
CANTER

7) Tool found by architect in front of church. (6)
WRENCH

8 ) Country quarters with original garden (6)
SWEDEN

9) Flowers a follower bestowed on weavers (6)
BLOOOMS

10) Wine from China, it is dreadful!!!!!!. (7)
CHIANTI
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