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WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 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 14-3-18

1) Droop with a long story. (4) _ _ _ _
An easy one to start us off.
A 3 letter word for DROOP, followed by the ‘A’ from the clue.


2) Uneven slope did damage. (8 ) _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (damage) of SLOPE DID.


3) Herb’s girl.? (8 ) R _ _ _ _ _ _ _
The name of a herb and a girl.


4) A famous artist, one making music. (8 ) W _ _ _ _ _ _ _
See if you can work it out.


5) Red motor belonging to me. (7) _ _ _ _ _ _
MOTOR in this case is a vehicle, followed by the word for BELONGING TO ME.


6) Took a picture which includes an animal (5) _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7) Between twelve and twenty people, (9) _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
What you would call people between twelve and twenty.


8 ) Think about a John Lennon song. (7) I _ _ _ _ _ _
No help.


9) Charm ones way in. (8 ) E _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A double definition, with the word being pronounced differently.


10) A printer turning turtle. (8 ) _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An final anagram (turning) of A PRINTER.

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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 2018, 20:07
1 Saga
2 Displode
3 Rosemary
5 Carmine
6 Okapi
7 Teenagers
8 Imagine
10 Terrapin
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 2018, 20:08
4 Whistler
9 Entrance


Last edited by maureen on Wed Mar 14 2018, 20:14; edited 1 time in total
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 2018, 20:10
@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 14-3-18

1)  Droop with a long story.  (4)   _ _ _ _...SAGA
An easy one to start us off.
A 3 letter word for DROOP, followed by the ‘A’ from the clue.


2)  Uneven slope did damage.  (8 )  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (damage) of  SLOPE  DID.


3)  Herb’s girl.? (8 )    R _ _ _ _ _ _ _...ROSEMARY
The name of a herb and a girl.
       

4)  A famous artist, one making music.  (8 )    W _ _ _ _ _ _ _,,WHISTLER
See if you can work it out.


5)  Red motor belonging to me. (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _
MOTOR in this case is a vehicle, followed by the word for BELONGING TO ME...CARMINE


6)  Took a picture which includes an animal (5) _ _ _ _ _..
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Between twelve and twenty people, (9)    _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _...TEENAGERS
What you would call people between twelve and twenty.
   

8 )  Think about a John Lennon song.  (7)    I _ _ _ _ _ _ ..IMAGINE
No help.
 

9)  Charm ones way in.  (8 )   E _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A double definition, with the word being pronounced differently.ENTRANCE
 
   
10)  A printer turning turtle.  (8 )  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _...TERRAPIN
An final anagram (turning) of A PRINTER.

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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 2018, 20:14
Evening, Ray Smile


2) lopsided
3) Rosemary
4) Whistler
5) carmine
7) Teenagers
8 ) imagine
9)entrance
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 2018, 20:18
@maureen wrote:1 Saga
2 Displode Mo, you've either made a new word or your tablet is playing up!!!!!
3 Rosemary
5 Carmine
6 Okapi
7 Teenagers
8 Imagine
10 Terrapin

Evening Mo, excellent Xwording as usual.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 2018, 20:18
@maureen wrote:4 Whistler
9 Entrance

Well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 2018, 20:21
@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 14-3-18

1)  Droop with a long story.  (4)   _ _ _ _...SAGA
An easy one to start us off.
A 3 letter word for DROOP, followed by the ‘A’ from the clue.


2)  Uneven slope did damage.  (8 )  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (damage) of  SLOPE  DID.


3)  Herb’s girl.? (8 )    R _ _ _ _ _ _ _...ROSEMARY
The name of a herb and a girl.
       
4)  A famous artist, one making music.  (8 )    W _ _ _ _ _ _ _,,WHISTLER
See if you can work it out.


5)  Red motor belonging to me. (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _
MOTOR in this case is a vehicle, followed by the word for BELONGING TO ME...CARMINE


6)  Took a picture which includes an animal (5) _ _ _ _ _..
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Between twelve and twenty people, (9)    _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _...TEENAGERS
What you would call people between twelve and twenty.
   

8 )  Think about a John Lennon song.  (7)    I _ _ _ _ _ _ ..IMAGINE
No help.
 

9)  Charm ones way in.  (8 )   E _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A double definition, with the word being pronounced differently.ENTRANCE
 
   
10)  A printer turning turtle.  (8 )  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _...TERRAPIN
An final anagram (turning) of A PRINTER.


Evening Mrs A.

First class Xwording, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 2018, 20:22
1) saga
10) Terrapin 
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 2018, 20:23
Of course Ray..Lopsided..silly moi.
Anyway,thanks again for another brilliant quiz..
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 2018, 20:24
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile


2) lopsided
3) Rosemary
4) Whistler
5) carmine
7) Teenagers
8 ) imagine
9)entrance

Evening Jo Anne.

Really excellent Xwording.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 2018, 20:25
@jo anne wrote:1) saga
10) Terrapin 


Well done JA.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 2018, 20:26
Thanks, Ray, just 6) that's stumped me tonight - I've peeped and wouldn't have got it. Smile
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 2018, 20:26
@maureen wrote:Of course Ray..Lopsided silly moi. LOL
Anyway,thanks again for another brilliant quiz..

Very well played Our Mo.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 2018, 20:28
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray, just 6) that's stumped me tonight - I've peeped and wouldn't have got it. Smile

Cheers jo Anne.

Yes, clue 6 was a bit fiendish.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 2018, 21:07
@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 14-3-18

1)  Droop with a long story.  (4)   SAGA
An easy one to start us off.
A 3 letter word for DROOP, followed by the ‘A’ from the clue.


2)  Uneven slope did damage.  (8 )  LOPSIDED
An anagram (damage) of  SLOPE  DID.


3)  Herb’s girl.? (8 )    ROSEMARY
The name of a herb and a girl.
       

4)  A famous artist, one making music.  (8 )    WHISTLER
See if you can work it out.


5)  Red motor belonging to me. (7)   CARMINE
MOTOR in this case is a vehicle, followed by the word for BELONGING TO ME.


6)  Took a picture which includes an animal (5) OKAPI
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Between twelve and twenty people, (9)   TEENAGERS
What you would call people between twelve and twenty.
   

8 )  Think about a John Lennon song.  (7)    IMAGINE
No help.
 

9)  Charm ones way in.  (8 )   ENTRANCE
A double definition, with the word being pronounced differently.
 
   
10)  A printer turning turtle.  (8             TERRAPIN
An final anagram (turning) of A PRINTER.

 EVENING RAY SORRY FOR LATE ENTRY
BEEN LISTENING TO LATICS FIRST HALF
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Wed Mar 14 2018, 21:15
@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 14-3-18

1)  Droop with a long story.  (4)   SAGA
An easy one to start us off.
A 3 letter word for DROOP, followed by the ‘A’ from the clue.


2)  Uneven slope did damage.  (8 )  LOPSIDED
An anagram (damage) of  SLOPE  DID.


3)  Herb’s girl.? (8 )    ROSEMARY
The name of a herb and a girl.
       

4)  A famous artist, one making music.  (8 )    WHISTLER
See if you can work it out.


5)  Red motor belonging to me. (7)   CARMINE
MOTOR in this case is a vehicle, followed by the word for BELONGING TO ME.


6)  Took a picture which includes an animal (5) OKAPI
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Between twelve and twenty people, (9)   TEENAGERS
What you would call people between twelve and twenty.
   

8 )  Think about a John Lennon song.  (7)    IMAGINE
No help.
 

9)  Charm ones way in.  (8 )   ENTRANCE
A double definition, with the word being pronounced differently.
 
   
10)  A printer turning turtle.  (8             TERRAPIN
An final anagram (turning) of A PRINTER.

 EVENING RAY SORRY FOR LATE ENTRY
BEEN LISTENING TO LATICS FIRST HALF

No worries Gassey.

A really brilliant bit of crosswording, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Thu Mar 15 2018, 07:30
1. Saga


2. Lopsided


3. Rosemary


4. ?


5. Carmine


6. Okapi


7. Teenagers


8. Imagine


9. Entrance


10. Terrapin
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Thu Mar 15 2018, 18:13
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Saga


2. Lopsided


3. Rosemary


4. ?


5. Carmine


6. Okapi


7. Teenagers


8. Imagine


9. Entrance


10. Terrapin

A very good bit of crosswording mon ami, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 14-3-18

on Thu Mar 15 2018, 18:19
A little bit academic, but here are the solutions.

Very well done to all the crossworders.



WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 14-3-18

1)  Droop with a long story.  (4)   _ _ _ _
SAGA    

2)  Uneven slope did damage.  (8 )  
LOPSIDED  

3)  Herb’s girl.? (8 )    
         ROSEMARY      

4)  A famous artist, one making music.  (8 )  
 WHISTLER    

5)  Red motor belonging to me. (7)  
CARMINE      

6)  Took a picture which includes an animal (5)
OKAPI    

7)  Between twelve and twenty people.  (9)  
    TEENAGERS    

8 )  Think about a John Lennon song.  (7)    
  IMAGINE      

9)  Charm ones way in.  (8 )  
   ENTRANCE      
   
10)  A printer turning turtle.  (8 )
TERRAPIN
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