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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:00
A very warm welcome fellow crossworders, to our midweek mindbenders.
Hope your brains are in fine fettle.
Have a try at these teasers.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 21-2-18


1)  County, with a fringe on top.   (6)  _ _ _ _ _ _
An easy one to start with.


2)  Battered hat I am sure is unprofessional.  (10)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (battered) of  HAT I AM SURE.


3)  It’s nonsesnse making a pig clean.  (7)   H _ _ _ _ _ _
No help.
   

4)  Comprehend six feet.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
A double definition see if you can work it out.
   

5)  Comedian displaying French shrewdness  (6, 6)  N _ _ _ _ _     W _ _ _ _ _    
A French invader followed by cleverness.


6)  Section of article men thought mild.  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  An informer, so they say, doing a short prison sentence.   (1, 6, 4)   A     L _ _ _ _ _     B _ _ _
Prison sentence in this case is popular slang.
 

8 )  The role of the ‘ospital in London  (6)   E _ _ _ _ G
No help.
 

9)  Cleaners discourage toffs.  (10)   D _ _ _ _ G _ _ _ S
See if you can work it out.
   

10)  Drink or meal done badly. (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (badly) of  MEAL DONE
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:10
1 Surrey
2 Amateurish
3 Hogwash
4 Fathom
5 Norman Wisdom
6 Clement
8 Ealing
9Detergents
10 Lemonade
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:13
@raymyjamie wrote:A very warm welcome fellow crossworders, to our midweek mindbenders.
Hope your brains are in fine fettle.
Have a try at these teasers.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 21-2-18


1)  County, with a fringe on top.   (6)  SURREY
An easy one to start with.


2)  Battered hat I am sure is unprofessional.  (10)  AMATEURISH
An anagram (battered) of  HAT I AM SURE.


3)  It’s nonsesnse making a pig clean.  (7)   HOGWASH
No help.
   

4)  Comprehend six feet.  (6)   FATHOM
A double definition see if you can work it out.
   

5)  Comedian displaying French shrewdness  (6, 6)  NORMAN      WISDOM
A French invader followed by cleverness.


6)  Section of article men thought mild.  (7)   CLEMENT
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  An informer, so they say, doing a short prison sentence.   (1, 6, 4)   A      L _ _ _ _ _      BIRD
Prison sentence in this case is popular slang.
 

8 )  The role of the ‘ospital in London  (6)   EALING
No help.
 

9)  Cleaners discourage toffs.  (10)   DETERGENTS
See if you can work it out.
   

10)  Drink or meal done badly. (8 )   LEMONADE
A final anagram (badly) of  MEAL DONE
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:15
7 A little bird.?
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:16
@maureen wrote:1 Surrey WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
2 Amateurish WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
3 Hogwash WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
4 Fathom WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
5 Norman Wisdom WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
6 Clement WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
8 Ealing WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
9Detergents WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
10 Lemonade WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300

Evening Mo.

Totally brilliant, can't believe how fast you solved those.
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:16
7.  A LITTLE BIRD
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:18
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very warm welcome fellow crossworders, to our midweek mindbenders.
Hope your brains are in fine fettle.
Have a try at these teasers.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 21-2-18


1)  County, with a fringe on top.   (6)  SURREY WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
An easy one to start with.


2)  Battered hat I am sure is unprofessional.  (10)  AMATEURISH WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
An anagram (battered) of  HAT I AM SURE.


3)  It’s nonsesnse making a pig clean.  (7)   HOGWASH WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
No help.
   

4)  Comprehend six feet.  (6)   FATHOM WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
A double definition see if you can work it out.
   

5)  Comedian displaying French shrewdness  (6, 6)  NORMAN      WISDOM WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
A French invader followed by cleverness.


6)  Section of article men thought mild.  (7)   CLEMENT WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  An informer, so they say, doing a short prison sentence.   (1, 6, 4)   A      L _ _ _ _ _      BIRD
Prison sentence in this case is popular slang.
 

8 )  The role of the ‘ospital in London  (6)   EALING WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
No help.
 

9)  Cleaners discourage toffs.  (10)   DETERGENTS WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
See if you can work it out.
   

10)  Drink or meal done badly. (8 )   LEMONADE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
A final anagram (badly) of  MEAL DONE

Super Xwording Gassey, and super fast.
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:19
@maureen wrote:7 A little bird. WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300 yes

Well done , you're a Star.
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:20
@Gassey wrote:7.  A LITTLE BIRD WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300

That's the one WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 3530011831
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:20
@raymyjamie wrote:A very warm welcome fellow crossworders, to our midweek mindbenders.
Hope your brains are in fine fettle.
Have a try at these teasers.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 21-2-18


1)  County, with a fringe on top.   (6)  _ _ _ _ _ _Surrey
An easy one to start with.


2)  Battered hat I am sure is unprofessional.  (10)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _Amateurish
An anagram (battered) of  HAT I AM SURE.


3)  It’s nonsesnse making a pig clean.  (7)   H _ _ _ _ _ _Hogwash
No help.
   

4)  Comprehend six feet.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _Fathom
A double definition see if you can work it out.
   

5)  Comedian displaying French shrewdness  (6, 6)  N _ _ _ _ _       W _ _ _ _ _    
A French invader followed by cleverness.....Norman Wisdom


6)  Section of article men thought mild.  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Clement
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  An informer, so they say, doing a short prison sentence.   (1, 6, 4)   A      L _ _ _ _ _      B _ _ _
Prison sentence in this case is popular slang.
 

8 )  The role of the ‘ospital in London  (6)   E _ _ _ _ G Ealing
No help.
 

9)  Cleaners discourage toffs.  (10)   D _ _ _ _ G _ _ _ S Detergents
See if you can work it out.
   

10)  Drink or meal done badly. (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Lemonade
A final anagram (badly) of  MEAL DONE
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:20
@raymyjamie wrote:
@maureen wrote:7 A little bird. WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300  yes  

Well done Mo , you're a Star.
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:23
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very warm welcome fellow crossworders, to our midweek mindbenders.
Hope your brains are in fine fettle.
Have a try at these teasers.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 21-2-18


1)  County, with a fringe on top.   (6)  _ _ _ _ _ _Surrey WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
An easy one to start with.


2)  Battered hat I am sure is unprofessional.  (10)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _Amateurish WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
An anagram (battered) of  HAT I AM SURE.


3)  It’s nonsesnse making a pig clean.  (7)   H _ _ _ _ _ _Hogwash WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
No help.
   

4)  Comprehend six feet.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _Fathom WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
A double definition see if you can work it out.
   

5)  Comedian displaying French shrewdness  (6, 6)  N _ _ _ _ _       W _ _ _ _ _    
A French invader followed by cleverness.....Norman Wisdom


6)  Section of article men thought mild.  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Clement WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  An informer, so they say, doing a short prison sentence.   (1, 6, 4)   A      L _ _ _ _ _      B _ _ _
Prison sentence in this case is popular slang.
 

8 )  The role of the ‘ospital in London  (6)   E _ _ _ _ G Ealing WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
No help.
 

9)  Cleaners discourage toffs.  (10)   D _ _ _ _ G _ _ _ S Detergents WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
See if you can work it out.
   

10)  Drink or meal done badly. (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Lemonade WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
A final anagram (badly) of  MEAL DONE

Evening Mrs A.

Excellent Xwording from you.
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:30
Thanks again Ray for another belter..me favourite quiz. WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 709307421
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:32
Top notch Ray appreciated WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 709307421
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:33
Thank you Mo, you're a cracker.
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:34
Evening Ray Smile


2)  amateurish 
3)  Hogwash
5)  Norman wisdom
6)  clement
8 )  Ealing 
10) lemonade
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Cheers Gassey, glad you enjoyed.
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:37
@jo anne wrote:Evening Ray Smile


2)  amateurish  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
3)  Hogwash WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
5)  Norman wisdom WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
6)  clement WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300
8 )  Ealing WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300  
10) lemonade WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300

Evening Jo Anne.

Very well done you, I didn't give as many hints as usual cos I'm mean LOL Laughing
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:39
Thanks for those, Ray, I've checked out the other answers already Very Happy

I can't work out Surrey though?
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:52
@jo anne wrote:Thanks for those, Ray, I've checked out the other answers already Very Happy

I can't work out Surrey though?

Thank you Jo Anne.

'Surrey' is a reference to the song from the musical 'Oklahoma',

'The Surrey with the fringe on top'.
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 20:59
1. Surrey


2. Amateurish


3. Hogwash


4. Fathom


5. Norman Wisdom


6. Clement


7. A little bird


8. Ealing


9. Detergents


10 Lemonade
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 21:27
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Surrey WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300


2. Amateurish WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300


3. Hogwash WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300


4. Fathom WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300


5. Norman Wisdom WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300


6. Clement WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300


7. A little bird WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300


8. Ealing WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300


9. Detergents WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300


10 Lemonade WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-2-18 154235300

An excellent bit of Xwording mon ami, very well done indeed.
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 21:32
@raymyjamie wrote:
Thank you Jo Anne.

'Surrey' is a reference to the song from the musical 'Oklahoma',

'The Surrey with the fringe on top'.

Thanks, Ray, I've not haired of that. Very Happy
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on Wed Feb 21 2018, 21:34
Very well done to all tonight's crossworders.

A very high standard indeed.


Here are the solutions:-


WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 21-2-18


1) County, with a fringe on top. (6)
SURREY

2) Battered hat I am sure is unprofessional. (10)
AMATUERISH

3) It’s nonsesnse making a pig clean. (7)
HOGWASH

4) Comprehend six feet. (6)
FATHOM

5) Comedian displaying French shrewdness (6, 6)
NORMAN WISDOM

6) Section of article men thought mild. (7)
CLEMENT

7) An informer, so they say, doing a short prison sentence. (1, 6, 4)
A LITTLE BIRD

8 ) The role of the ‘ospital in London (6)
EALING

9) Cleaners discourage toffs. (10)
DETERGENTS

10) Drink or meal done badly. (8 )
LEMONADE


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