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WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-3-18

on Wed Mar 07 2018, 20:00
A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Get your brains in gear and have a bash at these belters.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 7-3-18


1) A basket an Indian has left behind. (5) C _ _ _ L
An easy one to start us off.
A Red Indian tribe followed by the abbreviation for LEFT.


2) True lady involved in extramarital sex. (8 ) _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram of TRUE LADY.


3) Bravely handle consequences of awful café and what’s piped into it. (4, 3, 5) _ _ _ _ T _ _ M _ _ _ _
The first word is an anagram of CAFÉ, followed by what you might pipe into it.


4) The rest of Spain. (6) S _ _ _ _ _
REST in this case is a lie down.


5) Something to commemorate the cause of tooth decay. (6) P _ _ _ _ _
A double definition.


6) Performer taking part, when taking part is tedious (7) _ _ _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7) A hat for the country. (6) P _ _ _ _ _
The name of a hat and a country.


8 ) Metal worker who might do well on a TV quiz show. (5, 6) P _ _ _ _ B _ _ _ _ _
See if you can suss it.


9) Precious metal for a blond. (8 ) P _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A precious metal and a type of blond.


10) Chaotic parts may be disastrous (12) _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram of CHAOTIC PARTS.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-3-18

on Wed Mar 07 2018, 20:08
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Get your brains in gear and have a bash at these belters.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 7-3-18
 

1)  A basket an Indian has left behind.  (5)  C _ _ _ L...Creel
An easy one to start us off.
A Red Indian tribe followed by the abbreviation for LEFT.
 

2)  True lady involved in extramarital sex.  (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _Adultery
An anagram of TRUE LADY.


3)  Bravely handle consequences of awful café and what’s piped into it.  (4, 3, 5)  _ _ _ _      T _ _    M _ _ _ _
The first word is an anagram of CAFÉ, followed by what you might pipe into it...Face the music
 

4)  The rest of Spain.  (6)   S _ _ _ _ _...Siesta
REST in this case is a lie down.


5)  Something to commemorate the cause of tooth decay. (6)    P _ _ _ _ _  Plaque
A double definition.
 

6)  Performer taking part, when taking part is tedious  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Artiste
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  A hat for the country. (6)  P _ _ _ _ _...Panama
The name of a hat and a country.


8 )  Metal worker who might do well on a TV quiz show. (5, 6)  P _ _ _ _      B _ _ _ _ _  Panel Beater
See if you can suss it.


9)  Precious metal for a blond. (8 )   P _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Peroxide
A precious metal and a type of blond.
 

10)  Chaotic parts may be disastrous   (12)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ Catastrophic
A final anagram of CHAOTIC PARTS.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-3-18

on Wed Mar 07 2018, 20:09
1 Creel
2 Adultery
3 Face the music
4 Siesta
5 Plaque
6 Artiste
7 Panama
8 Panel beater
9 Platinum
10 Catastrophic
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-3-18

on Wed Mar 07 2018, 20:11
Damn should have read question 9 properly
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-3-18

on Wed Mar 07 2018, 20:12
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Get your brains in gear and have a bash at these belters.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 7-3-18
 

1)  A basket an Indian has left behind.  (5)  C _ _ _ L...Creel
An easy one to start us off.
A Red Indian tribe followed by the abbreviation for LEFT.
 

2)  True lady involved in extramarital sex.  (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _Adultery
An anagram of TRUE LADY.


3)  Bravely handle consequences of awful café and what’s piped into it.  (4, 3, 5)  _ _ _ _      T _ _    M _ _ _ _
The first word is an anagram of CAFÉ, followed by what you might pipe into it...Face the music
 

4)  The rest of Spain.  (6)   S _ _ _ _ _...Siesta
REST in this case is a lie down.


5)  Something to commemorate the cause of tooth decay. (6)    P _ _ _ _ _  Plaque
A double definition.
 

6)  Performer taking part, when taking part is tedious  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Artiste
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  A hat for the country. (6)  P _ _ _ _ _...Panama
The name of a hat and a country.


8 )  Metal worker who might do well on a TV quiz show. (5, 6)  P _ _ _ _      B _ _ _ _ _  Panel Beater
See if you can suss it.


9)  Precious metal for a blond. (8 )   P _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Peroxide a precious metal
A precious metal and a type of blond.
 

10)  Chaotic parts may be disastrous   (12)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ Catastrophic
A final anagram of CHAOTIC PARTS.

Evening Mrs A.

Excellent, you're on fire tonight.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-3-18

on Wed Mar 07 2018, 20:15
@maureen wrote:1 Creel You know your Indians Mo
2 Adultery
3 Face the music
4 Siesta
5 Plaque
6 Artiste
7 Panama
8 Panel beater
9 Platinum
10 Catastrophic

Evening Mo.

Just brilliant, I can't believe how fast you did them.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-3-18

on Wed Mar 07 2018, 20:48
Thanks again Ray for a super quiz..I hope more join in.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-3-18

on Wed Mar 07 2018, 20:52
@maureen wrote:Thanks again Ray for a super quiz..I hope more join in.

Thanks very much Mo.

Yes, we are a bit thin on the ground tonight.

Anyroad, very well done indeed, I can't believe

how fast you solved them tonight.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-3-18

on Wed Mar 07 2018, 21:21
Evening, Ray Smile

1) A basket an Indian has left behind. (5) C _ _ _ L
A Red Indian tribe
2) Adultery
3) face the music
4) Siesta
5) plaque
6) artist
7) panama
8 ) panel beater
9) platinum
10) Catastrophic
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-3-18

on Wed Mar 07 2018, 21:38
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1) A basket an Indian has left behind. (5) C _ _ _ L
A Red Indian tribe
2) Adultery
3) face the music
4) Siesta
5) plaque
6) artiste
7) panama
8 ) panel beater
9) platinum
10) Catastrophic

Evening jo Anne.

I thought you'd fell out with me LOL Laughing

Very well played indeed.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-3-18

on Wed Mar 07 2018, 21:44
Thanks, Ray Very Happy
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-3-18

on Wed Mar 07 2018, 21:58
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Very Happy

Cheers Jo Anne.

Excellent Xwording from you.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-3-18

on Thu Mar 08 2018, 10:20
1. I'm probably making this harder than it is in my mind.


2. Adultery


3. Face the music


4. Siesta


5. Plaque


6. Artiste


7. Panama


8. Panel beater


9. Platinum


10. Catastrophic
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-3-18

on Thu Mar 08 2018, 12:36
@Hieronymous wrote:1. I'm probably making this harder than it is in my mind.


2. Adultery  


3. Face the music  


4. Siesta  


5. Plaque  


6. Artiste  


7. Panama  


8. Panel beater  


9. Platinum  


10. Catastrophic    

A really solid bit of Xwording mon ami, very well done indeed.

Clue 1 is CREEL,  CREE (an Indian) + L (Left) = BASKET.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-3-18

on Thu Mar 08 2018, 12:56
Very well done to all the crossworders

Here are the solutions:-



WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 7-3-18

1) A basket an Indian has left behind. (5)
CREEL

2) True lady involved in extramarital sex. (8 )
ADULTERY

3) Bravely handle consequences of awful café and what’s piped into it. (4, 3, 5)
FACE THE MUSIC

4) The rest of Spain. (6)
SIESTA

5) Something to commemorate the cause of tooth decay. (6)
PLAQUE

6) Performer taking part, when taking part is tedious (7)
ARTISTE

7) A hat for the country. (6)
PANAMA

8 ) Metal worker who might do well on a TV quiz show. (5, 6)
PANEL BEATER

9) Precious metal for a blond. (8 )
PLATINUM

10) Chaotic parts may be disastrous (12)
CATASTROPHIC


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