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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:00
A very warm welcome fellow crossworders.
Hope your brains are in fine fettle.
Have a try at these teasers.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 14-2-18


1) Drinks for children.  (4)    _ _ _ _
An easy one to start with.
A word for small measures of spirits or an informal word for children.


2)  Movie star involved in Old West action  (5, 8  )  _ _ _ _      _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _      
An anagram (involved) of OLD WEST ACTION.


3)  Traffic hold up near cork.  (10)   B _ _ _ _ _ N _ _ _
Cork in this case means wine.
 

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


5)  Heavenly shade.. (3, 4)   S _ _     B _ _ _
No help.


6)  A sweeper, beginning to be someone.  (5)   _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.
A  sweeper in this case is a brush.


7)  Joy may be Turkish.   (7)   D _ _ _ _ _ _
No Help.


8 )  Naval Officer never found at the front (4, 7)   R _ _ _     A _ _ _ _ _ _
No help.


9)  Distant object is an old coin.  (8 )   F _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A 3 letter word meaning DISTANT, followed by a 5 letter word meaning OBJECT.


10)  Rowers floundering in San Remo. (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (floundering) of SAN REMO


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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:06
@raymyjamie wrote:A very warm welcome fellow crossworders.
Hope your brains are in fine fettle.
Have a try at these teasers.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 14-2-18


1) Drinks for children.  (4)   LOTS
An easy one to start with.
A word for small measures of spirits or an informal word for children.


2)  Movie star involved in Old West action  (5, 8  )  _ _ _ _      _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _      
An anagram (involved) of OLD WEST ACTION.


3)  Traffic hold up near cork.  (10)   BBOTTLE  NECK
Cork in this case means wine.
 

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


5)  Heavenly shade.. (3, 4)   SKY   BLUE
No help.
SKY  BLUE     new==========

6)  A sweeper, beginning to be someone.  (5)   BESOM
In consecutive letters in the clue.
A  sweeper in this case is a brush.


7)  Joy may be Turkish.   (7)   DELIGHT
No Help.


8 )  Naval Officer never found at the front (4, 7)   REAR     ADMIRAL
No help.


9)  Distant object is an old coin.  (8 )   FARTHING
A 3 letter word meaning DISTANT, followed by a 5 letter word meaning OBJECT.


10)  Rowers floundering in San Remo. (7)  MOANERS
A final anagram (floundering) of SAN REMO
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:08
1 Tots
2 Clint Eastwood
3 Bottleneck
4 Sweden
5 Could be Sky Blue
6 Besom
7 Delight
8 Rear Admiral
9 Farthing
10 Oarsmen
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:08
2 Clint Eastwood
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:09
Evening Ray Smile

1) tots
3) bottleneck
4) Sweden
5) Sky blue (you gave it away, Ray Very Happy)
6) besom
7) delight
8 ) rear admiral
9) Distant object is an old coin. (8 ) Farthing 
10) oarsmen

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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:13
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very warm welcome fellow crossworders.
Hope your brains are in fine fettle.
Have a try at these teasers.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 14-2-18


1) Drinks for children.  (4)   LOTS
An easy one to start with.
A word for small measures of spirits or an informal word for children.


2)  Movie star involved in Old West action  (5, 8  )  _ _ _ _      _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _      
An anagram (involved) of OLD WEST ACTION.


3)  Traffic hold up near cork.  (10)   BBOTTLE  NECK WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
Cork in this case means wine.
 

4)  Country quarters with original garden (6)  SWEDEN WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
Quarters in this case is points of the compass,
followed by the 'original' biblical garden.


5)  Heavenly shade.. (3, 4)   SKY   BLUE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300 Embarassed Laughing
No help.


6)  A sweeper, beginning to be someone.  (5)   BESOM WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
In consecutive letters in the clue.
A  sweeper in this case is a brush.


7)  Joy may be Turkish.   (7)   DELIGHT WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
No Help.


8 )  Naval Officer never found at the front (4, 7)   REAR     ADMIRAL WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
No help.


9)  Distant object is an old coin.  (8 )   FARTHING WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
A 3 letter word meaning DISTANT, followed by a 5 letter word meaning OBJECT.


10)  Rowers floundering in San Remo. (7)  MOANERS The clue word is ROWERS Gassey
A final anagram (floundering) of SAN REMO

An excellent bit of X wording Gassey, and i super time.
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:15
@maureen wrote:1 Tots WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
2 Clint Eastwood WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
3 Bottleneck WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
4 Sweden WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
5 Could be Sky Blue WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300 LOL Embarassed Laughing
6 Besom WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
7 Delight WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
8 Rear Admiral WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
9 Farthing WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
10 Oarsmen WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300

Evening Mo, just brill, well done.
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:15
@Gassey wrote:2 Clint Eastwood WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300 just the bunny
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:16
@raymyjamie wrote:A very warm welcome fellow crossworders.
Hope your brains are in fine fettle.
Have a try at these teasers.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 14-2-18


1) Drinks for children.  (4)    _ _ _ _...NIPS
An easy one to start with.
A word for small measures of spirits or an informal word for children.


2)  Movie star involved in Old West action  (5, 8  )  _ _ _ _      _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _   Clint Eastwood   
An anagram (involved) of OLD WEST ACTION.


3)  Traffic hold up near cork.  (10)   B _ _ _ _ _ N _ _ _..Bottle Neck
Cork in this case means wine.
 

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


5)  Heavenly shade.. (3, 4)   S _ _     B _ _ _..Sky Blue Razz
No help.
SKY  BLUE     new==========

6)  A sweeper, beginning to be someone.  (5)   _ _ _ _ _ ..Besom
In consecutive letters in the clue.
A  sweeper in this case is a brush.


7)  Joy may be Turkish.   (7)   D _ _ _ _ _ _...Delight
No Help.


8 )  Naval Officer never found at the front (4, 7)   R _ _ _     A _ _ _ _ _ _...Rear Admiral
No help.


9)  Distant object is an old coin.  (8 )   F _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A 3 letter word meaning DISTANT, followed by a 5 letter word meaning OBJECT.....Farthing


10)  Rowers floundering in San Remo. (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Oarsmen
A final anagram (floundering) of SAN REMO
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:18
Ah got it  Ray took rowers to mean arguers Embarassed
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:18
@jo anne wrote:Evening Ray Smile

1) tots WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
3) bottleneck WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
4) Sweden WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
5) Sky blue (you gave it away, Ray Very Happy) WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300 I'm a right twonk JA Embarassed Laughing
6) besom WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
7) delight WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
8 ) rear admiral WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
9) Distant object is an old coin. (8 ) Farthing  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
10) oarsmen WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300



Evening Jo Anne, fantastic x wording, very well done.
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:20
@Gassey wrote:Ah got it  Ray took rowers to mean arguers Embarassed

That's amazing Gassey, as the anagram works for both meaning, how about that.
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:21
1. Tots


2. Clint Eastwood


3. ?


4. Sweden


5. Sun burn?


6. Besom


7. Delight


8. Rear Admiral


9. Farthing


10. Oarsmen
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:23
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very warm welcome fellow crossworders.
Hope your brains are in fine fettle.
Have a try at these teasers.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 14-2-18


1) Drinks for children.  (4)    _ _ _ _...NIPS WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300 that's not my answer,
but your solution works too

An easy one to start with.
A word for small measures of spirits or an informal word for children.


2)  Movie star involved in Old West action  (5, 8  )  _ _ _ _      _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _   Clint Eastwood WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300  
An anagram (involved) of OLD WEST ACTION.


3)  Traffic hold up near cork.  (10)   B _ _ _ _ _ N _ _ _..Bottle Neck WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
Cork in this case means wine.
 

4)  Country quarters with original garden (6)  S _ _ _ _ _ Sweden WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
Quarters in this case is points of the compass,
followed by the 'original' biblical garden.


5)  Heavenly shade.. (3, 4)   S _ _     B _ _ _..Sky Blue Razz WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
No help.


6)  A sweeper, beginning to be someone.  (5)   _ _ _ _ _ ..Besom WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
In consecutive letters in the clue.
A  sweeper in this case is a brush.


7)  Joy may be Turkish.   (7)   D _ _ _ _ _ _...Delight WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
No Help.


8 )  Naval Officer never found at the front (4, 7)   R _ _ _     A _ _ _ _ _ _...Rear Admiral WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
No help.


9)  Distant object is an old coin.  (8 )   F _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A 3 letter word meaning DISTANT, followed by a 5 letter word meaning OBJECT.....Farthing WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300


10)  Rowers floundering in San Remo. (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Oarsmen WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300
A final anagram (floundering) of SAN REMO

Evening Mrs A.

Excellent x wording from you, well done.
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:26
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Tots WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300


2. Clint Eastwood WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300


3. ?


4. Sweden WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300


5. Sun burn? X


6. Besom WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300


7. Delight WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300


8. Rear Admiral  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300


9. Farthing WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300


10. Oarsmen  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 154235300  

Very well done indeed mon ami.


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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:30
No it wasn't. And how come I got a tick for #5 when it wasn't correct?
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:32
Many thanks Ray most entertaining  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 709307421
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:35
Thanks, Ray Smile
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:37
@Hieronymous wrote:No it wasn't. And how come I got a tick for #5 when it wasn't correct?

I just assumed you'd get 'em all correct LOL  Embarassed  Laughing

I actually left the answer on Clue 5 on the OP, so you have posted
after I had edited it.


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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:39
Thank you Gassey.

Thank you Jo Anne.

Well done, glad you enjoyed.
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Thanks again Ray,how I look forward to Wednesday night. WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-2-18 709307421
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 20:43
Thanks a lot Mo, very well done tonight.
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on Wed Feb 14 2018, 21:46
Very well done indeed to tonight's crossworders.

I think anybody who is anybody has been on by now.

Here are the solutions:-



1)  Drinks for children.  (4)  
TOTS    

2)  Movie star involved in Old West action  (5, 8  )
An anagram (involved) of OLD WEST ACTION.
CLINT EASTWOOD   new  

3)  Traffic hold up near cork.  (10)  
  BOTTLENECK  

4)  Country quarters with original garden (6)  
 SWEDEN  

5)  Heavenly shade.. (3, 4)  
SKY  BLUE    

6)  A sweeper, beginning to be someone.  (5)  
BESOM    

7)  Joy may be Turkish.   (7)  
DELIGHT    

8 )  Naval Officer never found at the front (4, 7)  
 REAR  ADMIRAL            

9)  Distant object is an old coin.  (8 )  
 FARTHING        

10)  Rowers floundering in San Remo. (7)  
 OARSMEN    
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