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on Wed May 23 2018, 20:00
A very warm welcome to the Rejects crossworders.
Have a bash at these brainy belters.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 23-5-18

1)  Turner delayed about an hour.  (5)   _ _ _ _ _
An easy one to start us off.
A 4 letter word for being DELAYED, with the abbreviation
for an hour inside.
TURNER in this case is a machine tool.  


2)  Place trap carelessly and this may be upset.  (9)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (carelessly) of PLACE TRAP.


3) Stick semi-digested food with jelly.  (6)   C _ _ _ _  _
A cow's semi-digested food followed by a 3 letter word for JELLY.
STICK in this case is a weapon.
 

4)  For example, good chess player may be beaten by a whisker.  (3, 5)   _ _ _        _ _ _ _ _
The 2 letter abbreviation for FOR  EXAMPLE, the abbreviation for GOOD,
and the colour of one side of a chess match.
'May be beaten by a whisker' in this case, is in the kitchen.
 

5)  Judge again finding donkeys in half of resort.  (8 )   R _ A _ _ _ _ S
Literally half of RESORT, with a word for DONKEYS inside.
   

6)  Tasted some garlic kedgeree.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
I consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  An Enid Blyton character would appear strange in New York.  (7)  _ _ _ _ _
Can you suss it?.
 

8 ) Greek character opposed to Italian wine.  (7)   C_ _ _ _ _ _
A 3 letter Greek alphabet letter, followed by a 4 letter word meaning OPPOSED TO.
   

9)  Take legal proceedings against little Susan.  (3)   _ _ _
No help.
     
   
10)  Recipe mania origin of a Don McClean song.  (8, 3)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _
A final anagram (origin) of  RECIPE  MANIA.
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on Wed May 23 2018, 20:08
1 Lathe
2 Applecart
3 Cudgel
4 Egg whisk
5 Reassess
6 Livked
8 Chianti
9 Sue
10 American pie
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on Wed May 23 2018, 20:11
@maureen wrote:1 Lathe WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
2 Applecart WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
3 Cudgel WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
4 Egg whisk WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
5 Reassess WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
6 Livked WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
8 Chianti WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
9 Sue WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
10 American pie WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300

Evening Mo.

I seriously don't know how you have solved all the clues in that time,

just brilliant.
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on Wed May 23 2018, 20:15
@raymyjamie wrote:A very warm welcome to the Rejects crossworders.
Have a bash at these brainy belters.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 23-5-18

1)  Turner delayed about an hour.  (5)   LATHE
An easy one to start us off.
A 4 letter word for being DELAYED, with the abbreviation
for an hour inside.
TURNER in this case is a machine tool.  


2)  Place trap carelessly and this may be upset.  (9)  APPLECART
An anagram (carelessly) of PLACE TRAP.


3) Stick semi-digested food with jelly.  (6)   CUDGEL
A cow's semi-digested food followed by a 3 letter word for JELLY.
STICK in this case is a weapon.
 

4)  For example, good chess player may be beaten by a whisker.  (3, 5)   EGG WHITE
The 2 letter abbreviation for FOR  EXAMPLE, the abbreviation for GOOD,
and the colour of one side of a chess match.
'May be beaten by a whisker' in this case, is in the kitchen.
 

5)  Judge again finding donkeys in half of resort.  (8 )   REASSESS
Literally half of RESORT, with a word for DONKEYS inside.
   

6)  Tasted some garlic kedgeree.  (6)  LICKED
I consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  An Enid Blyton character would appear strange in New York.  (7)  NODDY
Can you suss it?.
 

8 ) Greek character opposed to Italian wine.  (7)   CHIANTI
A 3 letter Greek alphabet letter, followed by a 4 letter word meaning OPPOSED TO.
   

9)  Take legal proceedings against little Susan.  (3)   SUE
No help.
     
   
10)  Recipe mania origin of a Don McClean song.  (8, 3)   AMERICAN PIE
A final anagram (origin) of  RECIPE  MANIA.



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on Wed May 23 2018, 20:21
Evening, Ray Smile

1)  lathe

3) cudgel
 
4)  egg white

5)  reassess
 
6)  licked

7)  noddy

8 chianti

9)  sue
     
10)  American pie
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on Wed May 23 2018, 20:21
[quote="Gassey"]
@raymyjamie wrote:A very warm welcome to the Rejects crossworders.
Have a bash at these brainy belters.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 23-5-18

1)  Turner delayed about an hour.  (5)   LATHE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
An easy one to start us off.
A 4 letter word for being DELAYED, with the abbreviation
for an hour inside.
TURNER in this case is a machine tool.  


2)  Place trap carelessly and this may be upset.  (9)  APPLECART WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
An anagram (carelessly) of PLACE TRAP.


3) Stick semi-digested food with jelly.  (6)   CUDGEL WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
A cow's semi-digested food followed by a 3 letter word for JELLY.
STICK in this case is a weapon.
 

4)  For example, good chess player may be beaten by a whisker.  (3, 5)   EGG WHITE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
The 2 letter abbreviation for FOR  EXAMPLE, the abbreviation for GOOD,
and the colour of one side of a chess match.
'May be beaten by a whisker' in this case, is in the kitchen.
 

5)  Judge again finding donkeys in half of resort.  (8 )   REASSESS WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
Literally half of RESORT, with a word for DONKEYS inside.
   

6)  Tasted some garlic kedgeree.  (6)  LICKED WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
I consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  An Enid Blyton character would appear strange in New York.  (7)  NODDY WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
Can you suss it?.
 

8 ) Greek character opposed to Italian wine.  (7)   CHIANTI WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
A 3 letter Greek alphabet letter, followed by a 4 letter word meaning OPPOSED TO.
   

9)  Take legal proceedings against little Susan.  (3)   SUE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
No help.
     
   
10)  Recipe mania origin of a Don McClean song.  (8, 3)   AMERICAN PIE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
A final anagram (origin) of  RECIPE  MANIA.[/quote


EVENING RAY USUAL TESTERS THANKS FOR
YOUR EFFORTS. WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 1149966045 WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 3625261725 WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 1149966045

A very good evening Gassey.

The usual good solid Xwording, very well done.
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on Wed May 23 2018, 20:23
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1)  lathe WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300

3) cudgel WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
 
4)  egg white WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300

5)  reassess WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
 
6)  licked WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300

7)  noddy WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300

8 chianti WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300

9)  sue WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
     
10)  American pie WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300

Evening Jo Anne.

a Fantastic bit of crosswording, very well done.
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on Wed May 23 2018, 20:27
Thanks Ray Smile
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on Wed May 23 2018, 20:30
You're very welcome Jo Anne, very well played tonight WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 3530011831
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on Wed May 23 2018, 21:01
Thanks for another belter Ray..I do enjoy these. WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 709307421
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on Wed May 23 2018, 21:05
Thanks a lot Mo.

I still can't believe how quickly you solved them, very well done WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 3530011831
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on Wed May 23 2018, 21:27
@raymyjamie wrote:A very warm welcome to the Rejects crossworders.
Have a bash at these brainy belters.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 23-5-18

1)  Turner delayed about an hour.  (5)   _ _ _ _ _....Lathe
An easy one to start us off.
A 4 letter word for being DELAYED, with the abbreviation
for an hour inside.
TURNER in this case is a machine tool.  


2)  Place trap carelessly and this may be upset.  (9)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Applecart
An anagram (carelessly) of PLACE TRAP.


3) Stick semi-digested food with jelly.  (6)   C _ _ _ _  _
A cow's semi-digested food followed by a 3 letter word for JELLY....CUd gel
STICK in this case is a weapon.
 

4)  For example, good chess player may be beaten by a whisker.  (3, 5)   _ _ _        _ _ _ _ _...Egg Whisk
The 2 letter abbreviation for FOR  EXAMPLE, the abbreviation for GOOD,
and the colour of one side of a chess match.
'May be beaten by a whisker' in this case, is in the kitchen.
 

5)  Judge again finding donkeys in half of resort.  (8 )   R _ A _ _ _ _ S..Re assess
Literally half of RESORT, with a word for DONKEYS inside.
   

6)  Tasted some garlic kedgeree.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...Licked
I consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  An Enid Blyton character would appear strange in New York.  (7)  _ _ _ _ _ ..Noddy
Can you suss it?.
 

8 ) Greek character opposed to Italian wine.  (7)   C_ _ _ _ _ _...Chi anti
A 3 letter Greek alphabet letter, followed by a 4 letter word meaning OPPOSED TO.
   

9)  Take legal proceedings against little Susan.  (3)   _ _ _ sue
No help.
     
   
10)  Recipe mania origin of a Don McClean song.  (8, 3)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ ....American Pie
A final anagram (origin) of  RECIPE  MANIA.
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on Wed May 23 2018, 21:36
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very warm welcome to the Rejects crossworders.
Have a bash at these brainy belters.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 23-5-18

1)  Turner delayed about an hour.  (5)   _ _ _ _ _....Lathe  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
An easy one to start us off.
A 4 letter word for being DELAYED, with the abbreviation
for an hour inside.
TURNER in this case is a machine tool.  


2)  Place trap carelessly and this may be upset.  (9)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Applecart  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
An anagram (carelessly) of PLACE TRAP.


3) Stick semi-digested food with jelly.  (6)   C _ _ _ _  _
A cow's semi-digested food followed by a 3 letter word for JELLY....CUd   gel WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
STICK in this case is a weapon.
 

4)  For example, good chess player may be beaten by a whisker.  (3, 5)   _ _ _        _ _ _ _ _...Egg Whisk  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
The 2 letter abbreviation for FOR  EXAMPLE, the abbreviation for GOOD,
and the colour of one side of a chess match.
'May be beaten by a whisker' in this case, is in the kitchen.
 

5)  Judge again finding donkeys in half of resort.  (8 )   R _ A _ _ _ _ S..Re assess  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
Literally half of RESORT, with a word for DONKEYS inside.
   

6)  Tasted some garlic kedgeree.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...Licked  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
I consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  An Enid Blyton character would appear strange in New York.  (7)  _ _ _ _ _ ..Noddy  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
Can you suss it?.
 

8 ) Greek character opposed to Italian wine.  (7)   C_ _ _ _ _ _...Chi  anti   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
A 3 letter Greek alphabet letter, followed by a 4 letter word meaning OPPOSED TO.
   

9)  Take legal proceedings against little Susan.  (3)   _ _ _  sue  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
No help.
     
   
10)  Recipe mania origin of a Don McClean song.  (8, 3)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _  ....American Pie  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
A final anagram (origin) of  RECIPE  MANIA.

Evening Mrs A.

An excellent round of Xwording, very well done.

I hope Clue 3 is a WIP LOL.


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Is my answer wrong for clue 3? Cud ..gel WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 2027234125
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@Admin wrote:Is my answer wrong for clue 3?  Cud ..gel WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 2027234125

Your answer is correct.

I totally missed it because you split the word up to show an explanation,

I'm a notreet!!!!!!!!!!!! Embarassed Embarassed Embarassed Laughing
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on Wed May 23 2018, 22:13
Join the notreet club RMJ. My brains are aching today. Thanks for your excellent Wed evening crosswording clues:TU:
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You're very welcome Mrs A.

An excellent round of Xwording from you, very well done WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 3530011831

I'll leave the solutions, Hiero sometimes pops on late, or even tomorrow,

he's another notreet LOL Laughing
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on Thu May 24 2018, 08:08
1. Lathe


2. Applecart


3. Cudgel


4. Egg white


5. Reassess


6. Licked


7. Noddy


8. Chianti


9. Sue


10. American Pie
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on Thu May 24 2018, 10:34
1. Lathe
2. Applecart
3. Cudgel
6. Licked
7. Noddy
8. Chianti
9. Sue
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@Hieronymous wrote:1. Lathe WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300


2. Applecart WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300


3. Cudgel WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300


4. Egg white WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300


5. Reassess WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300


6. Licked WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300


7. Noddy WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300


8. Chianti WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300


9. Sue WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300


10. American Pie WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300

A really excellent bit of quizzing mon ami, well done.
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on Thu May 24 2018, 13:12
@marieM wrote:1. Lathe WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
2. Applecart WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
3. Cudgel WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
6. Licked WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
7. Noddy WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
8. Chianti WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300
9. Sue WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 154235300

Really good Xwording Marie, very well done WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 3530011831
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on Thu May 24 2018, 13:24
Very well done to all the crossworders, a very high standard as always.

Here are the solutions:-




WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 23-5-18

1)  Turner delayed about an hour.  (5)  
 LATHE  

2)  Place trap carelessly and this may be upset.  (9)  
APPLECART  

3)  Stick semi-digested food with jelly.  (6)  
CUDGEL  

4)  For example, good chess player may be beaten by a whisker.  (3, 5)  
    EGG  WHITE    

5)  Judge again finding donkeys in half of resort.  (8 )
     REASSESS  

6)  Tasted some garlic kedgeree.  (6)  
LICKED  

7)  An Enid Blyton character would appear strange in New York .  (7)  
NODDY      

8 ) Greek character opposed to Italian wine.  (7)  
 CHIANTI      

9)  Take legal proceedings against little Susan.  (3)  
   SUE      
   
10)  Recipe mania origin of a Don McClean song.  (8, 3)
   AMERICAN  PIE
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on Thu May 24 2018, 16:43
Thanks Ray for your trouble. I didn't get number 4.
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Thanks Marie.

You did very well indeed, well done

Hope you can become a 'regular' for the Wed cryptics WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 23-5-18 3530011831
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