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WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 20:00
A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday wordy workout.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 9-5-18  

1)  They may be used to measure Kings and Queens .  (6)  R _ _ _ _ _
No help, easy peasy..


2)  Royalist going crazy on his own.  (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (crazy) of ROYALIST.


3)  They have lots to sell.  (11)   A _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ S
LOTS in this case may be antiques.


4)  Impetuous author following ass.  (9)  F _ _ _ _ _ _ _ Y
Author in this case is of the ‘Wessex’ novels.
ASS in this case is an IDIOT.


5)  Dreadfully sad, listen, it’s popular on social media..  (5-7)   H _ _ _ _        R _ _ _ _ _ G
A 4 letter word for LISTEN, followed by how something is described as being POPULAR on social media, Facebook, Twitter and the like.
 

6)  Girl seen in strange land.  (6)  _ _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.

7)  Rang the bell as instructed we hear.  (6)  T _ _ _ _ D
Can you suss it?
 

8 )  Showy American street. (8 )   B _ _ _ _ _ _ Y
An American street where you can take in a show.
 

9)  Scottish children I found in farm buildings.  (6)   B _ _ _ _ S
No help..
 [

10)   Beths in a muddle, having a drink.  (8 )  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (muddle) of BETHS IN A.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 20:09
1 Rulers
2 Solitary
3 Antiquities
4 Foolhardy
5 Heartrending
6 Angela
7 Tolled
8 Broadway
9 Bairns
10 Absinthe
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 20:10
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday wordy workout.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 9-5-18  

1)  They may be used to measure Kings and Queens .  (6)  RULERS
No help, easy peasy..


2)  Royalist going crazy on his own.  (8 )   SOLITARY
An anagram (crazy) of ROYALIST.


3)  They have lots to sell.  (11)   AUCTIONEERS
LOTS in this case may be antiques.


4)  Impetuous author following ass.  (9)  FOOLHARDY
Author in this case is of the ‘Wessex’ novels.
ASS in this case is an IDIOT.


5)  Dreadfully sad, listen, it’s popular on social media..  (5-7)   HEART   RENDING
A 4 letter word for LISTEN, followed by how something is described as being POPULAR on social media, Facebook, Twitter and the like.
 

6)  Girl seen in strange land.  (6)  ANGELA
In consecutive letters in the clue.

7)  Rang the bell as instructed we hear.  (6)  TOLLED
Can you suss it?
 

8 )  Showy American street. (8 )   BROADWAY
An American street where you can take in a show.
 

9)  Scottish children I found in farm buildings.  (6)   BAIRNS
No help..
 [

10)   Beths in a muddle, having a drink.  (8 ) ABSINTHE
A final anagram (muddle) of BETHS IN A.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 20:13
@maureen wrote:1 Rulers
2 Solitary
3 Antiquities
4 Foolhardy
5 Heartrending
6 Angela
7 Tolled
8 Broadway
9 Bairns
10 Absinthe

Evening Mo.

Just brilliant Xwording, very well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 20:14
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday wordy workout.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 9-5-18  

1)  They may be used to measure Kings and Queens .  (6)  RULERS
No help, easy peasy..


2)  Royalist going crazy on his own.  (8 )   SOLITARY
An anagram (crazy) of ROYALIST.


3)  They have lots to sell.  (11)   AUCTIONEERS
LOTS in this case may be antiques.


4)  Impetuous author following ass.  (9)  FOOLHARDY
Author in this case is of the ‘Wessex’ novels.
ASS in this case is an IDIOT.


5)  Dreadfully sad, listen, it’s popular on social media..  (5-7)   HEART   RENDING
A 4 letter word for LISTEN, followed by how something is described as being POPULAR on social media, Facebook, Twitter and the like.
 

6)  Girl seen in strange land.  (6)  ANGELA
In consecutive letters in the clue.

7)  Rang the bell as instructed we hear.  (6)  TOLLED
Can you suss it?
 

8 )  Showy American street. (8 )   BROADWAY
An American street where you can take in a show.
 

9)  Scottish children I found in farm buildings.  (6)   BAIRNS
No help..
 [

10)   Beths in a muddle, having a drink.  (8 )  ABSINTHE
A final anagram (muddle) of BETHS IN A.

Evening Gassey.

Super Xwording from you.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 20:28
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday wordy workout.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 9-5-18  

1)  They may be used to measure Kings and Queens .  (6)  R _ _ _ _ _..Rulers
No help, easy peasy..


2)  Royalist going crazy on his own.  (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Solitary
An anagram (crazy) of ROYALIST.


3)  They have lots to sell.  (11)   A _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ S...Auctioneers
LOTS in this case may be antiques.


4)  Impetuous author following ass.  (9)  F _ _ _ _ _ _ _ Y...Foolhardy
Author in this case is of the ‘Wessex’ novels.
ASS in this case is an IDIOT.


5)  Dreadfully sad, listen, it’s popular on social media..  (5-7)   H _ _ _ _         R _ _ _ _ _ G...Heart Rending
A 4 letter word for LISTEN, followed by how something is described as being POPULAR on social media, Facebook, Twitter and the like.
 

6)  Girl seen in strange land.  (6)  _ _ _ _ _ _...Angela
In consecutive letters in the clue.

7)  Rang the bell as instructed we hear.  (6)  T _ _ _ _ D...Tolled
Can you suss it?
 

8 )  Showy American street. (8 )   B _ _ _ _ _ _ Y...Broadway
An American street where you can take in a show.
 

9)  Scottish children I found in farm buildings.  (6)   B _ _ _ _ S...Bairns
No help..
 [

10)   Beths in a muddle, having a drink.  (8 )  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Absinthe
A final anagram (muddle) of BETHS IN A.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 20:32
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday wordy workout.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 9-5-18  

1)  They may be used to measure Kings and Queens .  (6)  R _ _ _ _ _..Rulers  
No help, easy peasy..


2)  Royalist going crazy on his own.  (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Solitary
An anagram (crazy) of ROYALIST.


3)  They have lots to sell.  (11)   A _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ S...Auctioneers  
LOTS in this case may be antiques.


4)  Impetuous author following ass.  (9)  F _ _ _ _ _ _ _ Y...Foolhardy  
Author in this case is of the ‘Wessex’ novels.
ASS in this case is an IDIOT.


5)  Dreadfully sad, listen, it’s popular on social media..  (5-7)   H _ _ _ _         R _ _ _ _ _ G...Heart Rending    
A 4 letter word for LISTEN, followed by how something is described as being POPULAR on social media, Facebook, Twitter and the like.
 

6)  Girl seen in strange land.  (6)  _ _ _ _ _ _...Angela  
In consecutive letters in the clue.

7)  Rang the bell as instructed we hear.  (6)  T _ _ _ _ D...Tolled  
Can you suss it?
 

8 )  Showy American street. (8 )   B _ _ _ _ _ _ Y...Broadway  
An American street where you can take in a show.
 

9)  Scottish children I found in farm buildings.  (6)   B _ _ _ _ S...Bairns  
No help..
 [

10)   Beths in a muddle, having a drink.  (8 )  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Absinthe  
A final anagram (muddle) of BETHS IN A.

Evening Mrs A.

Superb Xwording, very well done indeed.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 20:35
Thanks again for another brilliant quiz Ray,what about my stupid answer to no3..what am I like.


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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 20:36
Evening Ray top clues , thanks for
your efforts


Hope your enjoying Wales
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 20:41
@Gassey wrote:Evening Ray  top clues , thanks for
your efforts


Hope your enjoying Wales

Thank you Gassey.

Yes, we're nicely settled in our holiday cottage, and thankfully

the internet is behaving, the guest book blurb says it can be erratic.

A bit of telly now, and a few scoops later, beltin'.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 20:43
@maureen wrote:Thanks again for another brilliant quiz..what about my stupid answer to no3..what am I like.

Thanks ever so Mo.

Your Q3 answer wasn't unreasonable actually, anyroad very well played tonight
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 21:11
Thanks RMJ. You must be looking forward to the up comming nuptials. Best wishes from all at WRejects to the Happy Couple.

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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 21:29
@Admin wrote:Thanks RMJ.  You must be looking forward to the up comming nuptials.  Best wishes from all at WRejects to the Happy Couple.


Thank you, that's very kind of you Mrs A and The Rejects.

Yes I am looking forward, it's a big day indeed.

My speech is typed up and me and Mrs RMJ have new outfits, we'll be very dapper.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 22:02
Evening, Ray Smile
1)  rulers
2)  solitary
3)  auctioneers
4)  foolhardy
5)  heart rending
 6)  Angela
7)  tolled
8 )  Broadway
9)  Bairns
10)  Absinthe
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 22:21
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile
1)  rulers  
2)  solitary
3)  auctioneers
4)  foolhardy  
5)  heart rending  
 6)  Angela  
7)  tolled
8 )  Broadway  
9)  Bairns
10)  Absinthe      

Evening Jo Anne.

A really excellent bit of crosswording, very well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 22:29
Thanks, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Wed May 09 2018, 23:30
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Smile

Thanks Jo Anne, very well played tonight .
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Thu May 10 2018, 07:34
1. Rulers


2. Solitary


3. Auctioneers


4. Foolhardy


5 Heart Rending


6. Angel?


7. Tolled


8. Broadway


9. Bairns


10. Absinthe
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Thu May 10 2018, 13:37
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Rulers  


2. Solitary


3. Auctioneers


4. Foolhardy


5 Heart Rending


6. Angela


7. Tolled


8. Broadway


9. Bairns


10. Absinthe      

Very wel played indeed mon ami    
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 9-5-18

on Thu May 10 2018, 13:44
Very well played last night / this morning.

Here are the solutions:-



WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 9-5-18

1) They may be used to measure Kings and Queens . (6)
RULERS

2) Royalist going crazy on his own. (8 )
SOLITARY

3) They have lots to sell. (11)
AUCTIONEERS

4) Impetuous author following ass. (9)
FOOLHARDY

5) Dreadfully sad, listen, it’s popular on social media.. (5-7)
HEART-RENDING

6) Girl seen in strange land. (6)
ANGELA

7) Rang the bell as instructed we hear. (6)
TOLLED

8 ) Showy American street. (8 )
BROADWAY

9) Scottish children I found in farm buildings. (6)
BAIRNS

10) Beths in a muddle, having a drink. (8 )
ABSINTHE


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