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on Wed Mar 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 21-3-18

1) Girls with large bums in America .  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _
The abbreviation for LARGE, followed by how Americans might say BUMS!!!!!!!!.
   

2)  Sign able to confuse some Europeans.  (8 )  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (confuse) of SIGN  ABLE.


3)  It’s a small world  (5, 6)   M _ _ _ _       P _ _ _ _ _
A 5 letter word for SMALL, and a 6 letter word for  a world in outer space.
     

4)  Drilling is uninteresting.   (6)    B_ _ _ _ _
A word that means DRILLING and UNINTERESTING.


5)  Officer, chef and explorer?.   (7, 4)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _
An army officer and another name for a chef; gives us a famous explorer.


(6)  Plant trees to attract animal (5) _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Took paper again, turning over to reveal a shocker  (5)   _ _ _ _ _
A word meaning to take your exam again (past tense), reversed (turning over) to
give a piece of police equipment.    


8 )  Being there, a couple of hours before midnight, having a ball.  (10)    A _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E
The time a couple of hours before midnight, followed by another name for a BALL.
 

9)  Two instruments for sailor’s dance.  (8 )   H _ _ _ _ _ _ E
See if you can suss it.
 
   
10)  Playwright admits art involvement.  (9)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (involvement) of ADMITS  ART
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:11
3 Minor planet
4 Boring
5 Captain Cook
6 Stoat
7 Resat
8 Attendance
9 Hornpipe
10 Dramatist
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:14
Evening, Ray Smile
1) Girls with large bums in America . (7)   Lasses (6?)
2) Belgians 
4)  boring
5)  captain cook
7)  Taser
8 ) attendance
 9)  hornpipe
10)  Dramatist
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:15
2) Belgian
3) Minor Planet
4) Boring
5) Captain Cook
6) Stoat
7) Taser
Cool Attendance
9) Horn Pipe
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:15
@maureen wrote:3 Minor planet WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
4 Boring WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
5 Captain Cook WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
6 Stoat WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
7 Resat Mo, reverse it to make a police weapon.
8 Attendance WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
9 Hornpipe WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
10 Dramatist WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300

Evening Mo.

Brilliant, you are sooooo quick tonight.
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:16
3)  minor planet?
(6)  stoat
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:19
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile
1) Girls with large bums in America . (7)   Lasses WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300   (6?)
2) Belgians WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300   
4)  boring  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300    
5)  captain cook   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300  
7)  Taser   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300  
8 ) attendance  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300  
 9)  hornpipe  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300    
10)  Dramatist  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300    


Evening Jo Anne.

Excellent Xwording as usual.


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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:20
@broady wrote:2) Belgians  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
3) Minor Planet  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
4) Boring   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
5) Captain Cook  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
6) Stoat  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
7) Taser  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
8 ) Attendance   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
9) Horn Pipe   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300  


Very well played Broady.


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on Wed Mar 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 21-3-18

1) Girls with large bums in America .  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _
The abbreviation for LARGE, followed by how Americans might say BUMS!!!!!!!!.
   

2)  Sign able to confuse some Europeans.  (8 )  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (confuse) of SIGN  ABLE.


3)  It’s a small world  (5, 6)   M _ _ _ _         P _ _ _ _ _....Minor Planet
A 5 letter word for SMALL, and a 6 letter word for  a world in outer space.
     

4)  Drilling is uninteresting.   (6)    B_ _ _ _ _ ...Boring
A word that means DRILLING and UNINTERESTING.


5)  Officer, chef and explorer?.   (7, 4)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _...Captain cook
An army officer and another name for a chef; gives us a famous explorer.


(6)  Plant trees to attract animal (5) _ _ _ _ _...stoat
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Took paper again, turning over to reveal a shocker  (5)   _ _ _ _ _
A word meaning to take your exam again (past tense), reversed (turning over) to'''Taser
give a piece of police equipment.    


8 )  Being there, a couple of hours before midnight, having a ball.  (10)    A _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E ...Attendance
The time a couple of hours before midnight, followed by another name for a BALL.
 

9)  Two instruments for sailor’s dance.  (8 )   H _ _ _ _ _ _ E...Hornpipe
See if you can suss it.
 
   
10)  Playwright admits art involvement.  (9)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (involvement) of ADMITS  ART
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:21
1) Lasses must be the answer but only six letters. Never heard them called ASSIES,!
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:21
Yes Ray..I read it too fast didn't I..Taser.
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:22
@jo anne wrote:3)  minor planet? WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300 yes
(6)  stoat WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300

Very well done Jo Anne.
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:25
@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 21-3-18

1) Girls with large bums in America .  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _
The abbreviation for LARGE, followed by how Americans might say BUMS!!!!!!!!.
   

2)  Sign able to confuse some Europeans.  (8 )  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (confuse) of SIGN  ABLE.


3)  It’s a small world  (5, 6)   M _ _ _ _         P _ _ _ _ _....Minor Planet WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
A 5 letter word for SMALL, and a 6 letter word for  a world in outer space.
     

4)  Drilling is uninteresting.   (6)    B_ _ _ _ _ ...Boring WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
A word that means DRILLING and UNINTERESTING.


5)  Officer, chef and explorer?.   (7, 4)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _...Captain cook WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
An army officer and another name for a chef; gives us a famous explorer.


(6)  Plant trees to attract animal (5) _ _ _ _ _...stoat WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Took paper again, turning over to reveal a shocker  (5)   _ _ _ _ _
A word meaning to take your exam again (past tense), reversed (turning over) to'''Taser WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
give a piece of police equipment.    


8 )  Being there, a couple of hours before midnight, having a ball.  (10)    A _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E ...Attendance WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
The time a couple of hours before midnight, followed by another name for a BALL.
 

9)  Two instruments for sailor’s dance.  (8 )   H _ _ _ _ _ _ E...Hornpipe WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
See if you can suss it.
 
   
10)  Playwright admits art involvement.  (9)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (involvement) of ADMITS  ART

Evening Mrs A.

Very well played indeed.
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:25
10 dramatist

Sorry my internet connection keeps dropping out. Only just managed to post my last set of answers
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:26
@broady wrote:1) Lasses must be the answer but only six letters. Never heard them called ASSIES,!

My mistake Broady, I'm a silly old sausage who should know better  Embarassed   Laughing

I've corrected my post, thanks for the heads up. WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 3530011831
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:27
Thanks, Ray, I look forward to these every Wednesday Smile
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:28
@maureen wrote:Yes Ray..I read it too fast didn't I..Taser. WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300

That's more like it Mo, very well done.
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:29
Thanks for another belter Ray..all I could come up with re American bums was Butts.
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@Admin wrote:10 dramatist WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300

Sorry my internet connection keeps dropping out.  Only just managed to post my last set of answers

Very well done mrs A.

Hope your problems are only temporary.
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:31
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray, I look forward to these every Wednesday Smile

It's nice to know you enjoy them JA WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 3530011831
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 20:32
@maureen wrote:Thanks for another belter Ray..all I could come up with re American bums was Butts.

Thanks Our Mo.

I wouldn't worry about one clue, overall you played a blinder.
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 21:52
@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 21-3-18

1) Girls with large bums in America .  (7)   LASSESS
The abbreviation for LARGE, followed by how Americans might say BUMS!!!!!!!!.
   

2)  Sign able to confuse some Europeans.  (8 ) BELGIANS
An anagram (confuse) of SIGN  ABLE.


3)  It’s a small world  (5, 6)   MINOR          PLANET
A 5 letter word for SMALL, and a 6 letter word for  a world in outer space.
     

4)  Drilling is uninteresting.   (6)    BORING
A word that means DRILLING and UNINTERESTING.


5)  Officer, chef and explorer?.   (7, 4)  
CAPTAIN    COOK
An army officer and another name for a chef; gives us a famous explorer.


(6)  Plant trees to attract animal (5)  STOAT
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Took paper again, turning over to reveal a shocker  (5)  TASER
A word meaning to take your exam again (past tense), reversed (turning over) to
give a piece of police equipment.    


8 )  Being there, a couple of hours before midnight, having a ball.  (10)    ATTENDANCE
The time a couple of hours before midnight, followed by another name for a BALL.
 

9)  Two instruments for sailor’s dance.  (8 )   HORNPIPE
See if you can suss it.
 
   
10)  Playwright admits art involvement.  (9)   DRAMATIST
A final anagram (involvement) of ADMITS  ART



SORRY FOR LATE APPEARANCE RAY BEEN
LISTENING LATICS GAME
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 22:08
@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 21-3-18

1) Girls with large bums in America .  (7)   LASSESS  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
The abbreviation for LARGE, followed by how Americans might say BUMS!!!!!!!!.
   

2)  Sign able to confuse some Europeans.  (8 ) BELGIANS WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
An anagram (confuse) of SIGN  ABLE.


3)  It’s a small world  (5, 6)   MINOR          PLANET   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
A 5 letter word for SMALL, and a 6 letter word for  a world in outer space.
     

4)  Drilling is uninteresting.   (6)    BORING  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
A word that means DRILLING and UNINTERESTING.


5)  Officer, chef and explorer?.   (7, 4)  
CAPTAIN    COOK   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
An army officer and another name for a chef; gives us a famous explorer.


(6)  Plant trees to attract animal (5)  STOAT   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Took paper again, turning over to reveal a shocker  (5)  TASER  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
A word meaning to take your exam again (past tense), reversed (turning over) to
give a piece of police equipment.    


8 )  Being there, a couple of hours before midnight, having a ball.  (10)    ATTENDANCE  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
The time a couple of hours before midnight, followed by another name for a BALL.
 

9)  Two instruments for sailor’s dance.  (8 )   HORNPIPE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300  
See if you can suss it.
 
   
10)  Playwright admits art involvement.  (9)   DRAMATIST   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300
A final anagram (involvement) of ADMITS  ART



SORRY FOR LATE APPEARANCE RAY BEEN
LISTENING LATICS GAME

No worries Gassey, you will always get marked.

Very well played indeed.

What a cracking 3 nil away win tonight.
They will definitely get automatic promotion  IMO.
You'll be back playing us (Bowton) as a  local derby next season.
I think we will stay up, but it has been a difficult season for us.
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 22:18
1. Lasses


2. Belgians


3. Minor planet


4. Boring


5. Captain Cook


6. Stoat


7. Taser


8. Attendance


9. Hornpipe


10. Dramatist
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on Wed Mar 21 2018, 23:21
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Lasses WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300


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


3. Minor planet WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300


4. Boring WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300


5. Captain Cook WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300


6. Stoat WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300


7. Taser WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300


8. Attendance WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300


9. Hornpipe WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300


10. Dramatist WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-3-18 154235300

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