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WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:00
A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday wonderland of wordage.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 30-5-18  

1)  Musical State .  (8 )  O _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An easy on to start with.
State in this case is an American State .
     

2)  Ghost seen in Hampton Maze.  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (maze) of HAMPTON


3)  Not a lot of money for snack food.  (7)   P _ _ _ _ _ S
Can you suss it?


4)  Fellow with one remedy for cosmetic treatment.  (8 )  M _ _ _ _ _ _ E
A 3 letter word for FELLOW, the letter used as ONE and a 4 letter REMEDY.
   

5)  Fruitful source of information. (9)  G _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E
Or where you heard it maybe.
     

6)  Coffee blend somewhat lacking in strength. (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
I consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Under pressure making puddings, just the reverse.  (8 )  S _ _ _ _ _ _ D
A word for PUDDINGS or a SWEET reversed.
     

8 )  An owl’s nose?   (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
An informal name for the NOSE, and what an OWL could be called.
   

9)  Telling a story while engaged in textile manufacture.  (8, 1, 4)    S _ _ _ _ _ _ G     A     Y _ _ _
No help.
 

10)  Garden seat designed for dogs.  (5, 5)  _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (designed) of GARDEN  SEAT.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:09
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday wonderland of wordage.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 30-5-18  

1)  Musical State .  (8 )  OKLAHOMA
An easy on to start with.
State in this case is an American State .
     

2)  Ghost seen in Hampton Maze.  (7)   PHANTOM
An anagram (maze) of HAMPTON


3)  Not a lot of money for snack food.  (7)   PEANUTS
Can you suss it?


4)  Fellow with one remedy for cosmetic treatment.  (8 )  MANICURE
A 3 letter word for FELLOW, the letter used as ONE and a 4 letter REMEDY.
   

5)  Fruitful source of information. (9)  GRAPVINE
Or where you heard it maybe.
     

6)  Coffee blend somewhat lacking in strength. (6)   FEEBLE
I consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Under pressure making puddings, just the reverse.  (8 )  
STRESSED
A word for PUDDINGS or a SWEET reversed.
     

8 )  An owl’s nose?   (6)   HOOTER
An informal name for the NOSE, and what an OWL could be called.
   

9)  Telling a story while engaged in textile manufacture.  (8, 1, 4)
SPINNING A YARN
No help.
 

10)  Garden seat designed for dogs.  (5, 5)  GREAT DANES
A final anagram (designed) of GARDEN  SEAT.
GREAT  DANES      
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:09
1 Oklahoma
2 Phantom
3 Peanuts
4 Manicure
6 Feeble
7 Stressed
8 Hooter
9 Spinning a yarn
10 Great Danes....an easy one lol
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:11
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday wonderland of wordage.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 30-5-18  

1)  Musical State .  (8 )  O _ _ _ _ _ _ _...Oklahoma
An easy on to start with.
State in this case is an American State .
     

2)  Ghost seen in Hampton Maze.  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _...Phantom
An anagram (maze) of HAMPTON


3)  Not a lot of money for snack food.  (7)   P _ _ _ _ _ S...Pennies
Can you suss it?


4)  Fellow with one remedy for cosmetic treatment.  (8 )  M _ _ _ _ _ _ E..manicure
A 3 letter word for FELLOW, the letter used as ONE and a 4 letter REMEDY.
   

5)  Fruitful source of information. (9)  G _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E..grapevine
Or where you heard it maybe.
     

6)  Coffee blend somewhat lacking in strength. (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...feeble
I consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Under pressure making puddings, just the reverse.  (8 )  S _ _ _ _ _ _ D..stressed
A word for PUDDINGS or a SWEET reversed.
     

8 )  An owl’s nose?   (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
An informal name for the NOSE, and what an OWL could be called.
   

9)  Telling a story while engaged in textile manufacture.  (8, 1, 4)    S _ _ _ _ _ _ G      A      Y _ _ _...spinning a yarn
No help.
 

10)  Garden seat designed for dogs.  (5, 5)  _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (designed) of GARDEN  SEAT.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:11
Evening Ray you've given the answer to the last
question mate
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:12
Evening, Ray Smile

1)  Oklahoma
2)  Phantom
3)  peanuts
4)  Manicure
5)  grapevine
6)  Feeble
7)  stressed
8 )  Hooter.
9)  spinning a yarn
10)  great danes
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:13
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday wonderland of wordage.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 30-5-18  

1)  Musical State .  (8 )  OKLAHOMA  
An easy on to start with.
State in this case is an American State .
     

2)  Ghost seen in Hampton Maze.  (7)   PHANTOM  
An anagram (maze) of HAMPTON


3)  Not a lot of money for snack food.  (7)   PEANUTS  
Can you suss it?


4)  Fellow with one remedy for cosmetic treatment.  (8 )  MANICURE  
A 3 letter word for FELLOW, the letter used as ONE and a 4 letter REMEDY.
   

5)  Fruitful source of information. (9)  GRAPEVINE  
Or where you heard it maybe.
     

6)  Coffee blend somewhat lacking in strength. (6)   FEEBLE  
I consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Under pressure making puddings, just the reverse.  (8 )  
STRESSED  
A word for PUDDINGS or a SWEET reversed.
     

8 )  An owl’s nose?   (6)   HOOTER  
An informal name for the NOSE, and what an OWL could be called.
   

9)  Telling a story while engaged in textile manufacture.  (8, 1, 4)
SPINNING A YARN  
No help.
 

10)  Garden seat designed for dogs.  (5, 5)  GREAT DANES  
A final anagram (designed) of GARDEN  SEAT.

Evening Gassey.

A fantastic bit of crosswording, well done.


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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:15
@maureen wrote:1 Oklahoma
2 Phantom
3 Peanuts
4 Manicure
6 Feeble
7 Stressed
8 Hooter
9 Spinning a yarn
10 Great Danes... .an easy one lol

Evening Mo.

Just brilliant crosswording, very well done.

Yes, how embarrassing leaving the answer on Embarassed Laughing
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:19
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday wonderland of wordage.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 30-5-18  

1)  Musical State .  (8 )  O _ _ _ _ _ _ _...Oklahoma  
An easy on to start with.
State in this case is an American State .
     

2)  Ghost seen in Hampton Maze.  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _...Phantom  
An anagram (maze) of HAMPTON


3)  Not a lot of money for snack food.  (7)   P _ _ _ _ _ S...Pennies
Can you suss it?


4)  Fellow with one remedy for cosmetic treatment.  (8 )  M _ _ _ _ _ _ E..manicure  
A 3 letter word for FELLOW, the letter used as ONE and a 4 letter REMEDY.
   

5)  Fruitful source of information. (9)  G _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E..grapevine  
Or where you heard it maybe.
     

6)  Coffee blend somewhat lacking in strength. (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...feeble  
I consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Under pressure making puddings, just the reverse.  (8 )  S _ _ _ _ _ _ D..stressed  
A word for PUDDINGS or a SWEET reversed.
     

8 )  An owl’s nose?   (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
An informal name for the NOSE, and what an OWL could be called.
   

9)  Telling a story while engaged in textile manufacture.  (8, 1, 4)    S _ _ _ _ _ _ G      A      Y _ _ _...spinning a yarn
No help.
 

10)  Garden seat designed for dogs.  (5, 5)  _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (designed) of GARDEN  SEAT.

Evening Mrs A.

Excellent Xwording indeed.

Clue 3 is a snack food.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:22
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1)  Oklahoma
2)  Phantom
3)  peanuts
4)  Manicure
5)  grapevine
6)  Feeble
7)  stressed
8 )  Hooter.
9)  spinning a yarn
10)  great danes

Evening Jo Anne.

Really excellent Xwording from you.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:22
3. Yes I read it wrong, Peanuts.



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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:24
@Gassey wrote:Evening Ray you've given the answer to the last
question mate

I'm a silly twonk Gassey Embarassed Laughing

Thankfully I spotted it straight after posting.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:25
@Admin wrote:3.  Yes I read it wrong, Peanuts.


That's more like it
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:29
Thanks as ever, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:32
Thanks again Ray,as for the little slip up,that's all it is ..wish I could get through life not slipping up..you do a brilliant job.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:33
@jo anne wrote:Thanks as ever, Ray Smile

You're very welcome Jo Anne, well played tonight.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 20:35
@maureen wrote:Thanks again Ray,as for the little slip up,that's all it is ..wish I could get through life not slipping up..you do a brilliant job.

Thanks a lot Mo.

You played a cracker tonight.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 21:16
Thaks RMJ I managed to join in tonight
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 21:34
@Admin wrote:Thaks RMJ I managed to join in tonight

Thanks a lot Mrs A.

Good to see you joining in and you played a cracker too
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 22:22
Cracking quiz as ever Ray , much appreciated
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Wed May 30 2018, 22:26
You're very welcome Gassey.

Very well played tonight, and in cracking time too.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Thu May 31 2018, 06:12
1. Oklahoma


2. Phantom


3. Peanuts


4. Manicure


5. Grapevine


6. Feeble


7. Stressed


8. Hooter


9. Spinning a yarn


10. Great Danes
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Thu May 31 2018, 20:02
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Oklahoma


2. Phantom


3. Peanuts


4. Manicure


5. Grapevine


6. Feeble


7. Stressed


8. Hooter


9. Spinning a yarn


10. Great Danes

Apologies for late marking mon ami, I've been to my

cardial class this morning and Boston House for eye tests this arvo,

the effects of the eye drops are only just wearing off.

Anyroad, an accomplished bit of Xwording, very well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 30-5-18

on Thu May 31 2018, 20:08
Very well done to all the crossworders.

A little late due to dodgy eyesight.

Here are the solutions:-



WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 30-5-18

1) Musical State . (8 )
OKLAHOMA

2) Ghost seen in Hampton Maze. (7)
PHANTOM

3) Not a lot of money for snack food. (7)
PEANUTS

4) Fellow with one remedy for cosmetic treatment. (8 )
MANICURE

5) Fruitful source of information. (9)
GRAPEVINE

6) Coffee blend somewhat lacking in strength. (6)
FEEBLE

7) Under pressure making puddings, just the reverse. (8 )
STRESSED.

8 ) An owl’s nose? (6)
HOOTER

9) Telling a story while engaged in textile manufacture. (8, 1, 4)
SPINNING A YARN

10) Garden seat designed for dogs. (5, 5)
GREAT DANES
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