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WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 20:00
A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday world of wordplay.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 13-6-18  

1)  Nimble soldier gets in drink.  (5)   _ _ _ _ _
An easy one to start with.
An American soldier inside a beer.
   

2)  Moon starers, perhaps? (11)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram of MOON STARERS.
     

3)  Wild beast about ninety in American railway wagon,  (6)   B _ _ _ _ _
A 4 letter animal, which is usually preceded by WILD, with the Roman numerals for 90 inside.


4) Animal making insect run away.  (8 )  A _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A 3 letter INSECT, followed by a 5 letter word for when lovers run away.


5)  One raising glass that’s used in the kitchen.  (7)  T _ _ _ _ _ _
What you might be called if you raised a glass, which is also
a piece of kitchen equipment.
     

6)  Minister concealed by Uncle Richard.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.
 

7)  Reminder to be punctual (6)   P _ _ _ _ _
A double definition, can you suss it?
   

8 )  Guard came to Spooner for a session of Poker.  (4, 4)   _ _ _ _        _ _ _ _
A Spoonerism, can you suss it?
 

9)  These are trying places.  (10)  C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ S
A bit of wordplay, easy peasy.
   

10)  Skilled worker needed when a trains derailed.  (7)   _ _ _ _ _  _ _
A final anagram (derailed) of  A TRAINS.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 20:11
1 Agile
2 Astronomers
3 Boxcar
4 Antelope
5 Toaster
6 Cleric
7 Prompt
9 Courtrooms
10 Artisan
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 20:13
Evening, Ray Smile

1)  agile
2)  astronomers
4) antelope
5)  toaster
6)  cleric
7)  prompt
8 )  card game
9)  courtrooms
10)  artisan
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 20:15
@maureen wrote:1 Agile
2 Astronomers
3 Boxcar
4 Antelope
5 Toaster
6 Cleric
7 Prompt
9 Courtrooms
10 Artisan

Evening Mo.

Just brilliant, can't believe how fast you've solved them, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 20:16
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday world of wordplay.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 13-6-18  

1)  Nimble soldier gets in drink.  (5)   AGILE
An easy one to start with.
An American soldier inside a beer.
   

2)  Moon starers, perhaps? (11)  ASTRONOMERS
An anagram of MOON STARERS.
     

3)  Wild beast about ninety in American railway wagon,  (6)   BEXCAR
A 4 letter animal, which is usually preceded by WILD, with the Roman numerals for 90 inside.


4) Animal making insect run away.  (8 )  ANTELOPE
A 3 letter INSECT, followed by a 5 letter word for when lovers run away.


5)  One raising glass that’s used in the kitchen.  (7)  TOASTER
What you might be called if you raised a glass, which is also
a piece of kitchen equipment.
     

6)  Minister concealed by Uncle Richard.  (6)   CLERIC
In consecutive letters in the clue.
 

7)  Reminder to be punctual (6)   PROMPT
A double definition, can you suss it?
   

8 )  Guard came to Spooner for a session of Poker.  (4, 4)  CARD GAME
A Spoonerism, can you suss it?
 

9)  These are trying places.  (10)  COURTHOUSES
A bit of wordplay, easy peasy.
   

10)  Skilled worker needed when a trains derailed.  (7)   ARTISAN
A final anagram (derailed) of  A TRAINS.



EVENING RAY SOME GOOD UNS AS USUAL
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 20:17
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1)  agile
2)  astronomers
4) antelope
5)  toaster
6)  cleric
7)  prompt
8 )  card game
9)  courtrooms
10)  artisan

Evening Jo Anne.

Just fantastic, and super quick, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 20:20
Thanks, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 20:21
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday world of wordplay.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 13-6-18  

1)  Nimble soldier gets in drink.  (5)   AGILE
An easy one to start with.
An American soldier inside a beer.
   

2)  Moon starers, perhaps? (11)  ASTRONOMERS
An anagram of MOON STARERS.
     

3)  Wild beast about ninety in American railway wagon,  (6)   BEXCAR One letter is wrong Gassey
A 4 letter animal, which is usually preceded by WILD, with the Roman numerals for 90 inside.


4) Animal making insect run away.  (8 )  ANTELOPE
A 3 letter INSECT, followed by a 5 letter word for when lovers run away.


5)  One raising glass that’s used in the kitchen.  (7)  TOASTER
What you might be called if you raised a glass, which is also
a piece of kitchen equipment.
     

6)  Minister concealed by Uncle Richard.  (6)   CLERIC
In consecutive letters in the clue.
 

7)  Reminder to be punctual (6)   PROMPT
A double definition, can you suss it?
   

8 )  Guard came to Spooner for a session of Poker.  (4, 4)  CARD GAME
A Spoonerism, can you suss it?
 

9)  These are trying places.  (10)  COURTHOUSES there are only 10 letters in the word, but you are nearly correct.
A bit of wordplay, easy peasy.
   

10)  Skilled worker needed when a trains derailed.  (7)   ARTISAN
A final anagram (derailed) of  A TRAINS.



EVENING RAY SOME GOOD UNS AS USUAL

Evening Gassey, very well done, just a couple of 'near misses'.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 20:23
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Smile

Thank you Jo Anne, very well player tonight.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 20:51
Thanks again for my favourite quiz Ray..
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 20:58
Many thanks Ray it breaks that long gap
T'quiz on Friday
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 20:59
@maureen wrote:Thanks again for my favourite quiz Ray..

You're very welcome Mo.

Very well played indeed tonight
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 21:00
@Gassey wrote:Many thanks Ray it breaks that long gap
T'quiz on Friday

Thanks a lot Gassey.

Very well played tonight.


The quiz is 'in the can'.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 21:38
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday world of wordplay.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 13-6-18  

1)  Nimble soldier gets in drink.  (5)   _ _ _ _ _...A..GI..Le
An easy one to start with.
An American soldier inside a beer.
   

2)  Moon starers, perhaps? (11)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Astronomers
An anagram of MOON STARERS.
     

3)  Wild beast about ninety in American railway wagon,  (6)   B _ _ _ _ _
A 4 letter animal, which is usually preceded by WILD, with the Roman numerals for 90 inside....Boxcar


4) Animal making insect run away.  (8 )  A _ _ _ _ _ _ _'''Ant..elope
A 3 letter INSECT, followed by a 5 letter word for when lovers run away.


5)  One raising glass that’s used in the kitchen.  (7)  T _ _ _ _ _ _
What you might be called if you raised a glass, which is also
a piece of kitchen equipment.
     

6)  Minister concealed by Uncle Richard.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...Cleric
In consecutive letters in the clue.
 

7)  Reminder to be punctual (6)   P _ _ _ _ _..Prompt
A double definition, can you suss it?
   

8 )  Guard came to Spooner for a session of Poker.  (4, 4)   _ _ _ _        _ _ _ _..Card game
A Spoonerism, can you suss it?
 

9)  These are trying places.  (10)  C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ S..Courtrooms
A bit of wordplay, easy peasy.
   

10)  Skilled worker needed when a trains derailed.  (7)   _ _ _ _ _  _ _ ...Artisan
A final anagram (derailed) of  A TRAINS.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 22:11
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday world of wordplay.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 13-6-18  

1)  Nimble soldier gets in drink.  (5)   _ _ _ _ _...A..GI..Le  
An easy one to start with.  
An American soldier inside a beer.
   

2)  Moon starers, perhaps? (11)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _..Astronomers
An anagram of MOON STARERS.
     

3)  Wild beast about ninety in American railway wagon,  (6)   B _ _ _ _ _
A 4 letter animal, which is usually preceded by WILD, with the Roman numerals for 90 inside....Boxcar


4) Animal making insect run away.  (8 )  A _ _ _ _ _ _ _'''Ant..elope  
A 3 letter INSECT, followed by a 5 letter word for when lovers run away.


5)  One raising glass that’s used in the kitchen.  (7)  T _ _ _ _ _ _
What you might be called if you raised a glass, which is also
a piece of kitchen equipment.
     

6)  Minister concealed by Uncle Richard.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...Cleric  
In consecutive letters in the clue.
 

7)  Reminder to be punctual (6)   P _ _ _ _ _..Prompt
A double definition, can you suss it?
   

8 )  Guard came to Spooner for a session of Poker.  (4, 4)   _ _ _ _        _ _ _ _..Card game  
A Spoonerism, can you suss it?
 

9)  These are trying places.  (10)  C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ S..Courtrooms  
A bit of wordplay, easy peasy.
   

10)  Skilled worker needed when a trains derailed.  (7)   _ _ _ _ _  _ _ ...Artisan  
A final anagram (derailed) of  A TRAINS.

Evening Mrs A, glad you could join in.

A really excellent bit of crosswording, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 22:41
I'll hold the solutions back in case WW's little green friend pops on LOL Laughing
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 22:50
Thanks for the brainwork out RMJ 8pm-9pm ish is a busy time for me. But I do like me crosswording:cheers:
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Wed Jun 13 2018, 23:03
Thank you Mrs A.

Yes, I know you have a busy time in the evening, glad you could do 'the words'

Very well played tonight
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Thu Jun 14 2018, 07:57
1. Agile


2. Astronomers


3. Boxcar


4. Antelope


5. Toaster


6. Cleric


7. Prompt


8. Card Game


9. ?


10 Artisan
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-6-18

on Thu Jun 14 2018, 09:43
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Agile


2. Astronomers


3. Boxcar


4. Antelope


5. Toaster

:
6. Cleric


7. Prompt


8. Card Game


9. ?


10 Artisan


A very good effort mon ami, well done.
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