Share
Go down
avatar
raymyjamie
Posts : 13223
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 20:00
A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday world of wordage.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 4-7-18  

1)  Reversible boat.  (5)   K _ _ _ _
An easy one to start with.
A palindrome.
     

2)  Clean cut yobs destroying kids entertainment. (6, 6)   __ _ _ _ _      _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (destroying) of CLEAN  CUT  YOBS.
     

3)   Soldier seen repeatedly in musical  (4)   _ _ _ _
An American soldier x 2 (repeatedly).
     

4)  Underwear for dogs?  (6)  B _ _ _ _ _
A type of underwear, and a breed of dog?.


5)  A lot of his life is in ruins (13)  A _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ T
Ruins in this case is ancient.
     

6)  In here St Edward slept.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
I consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  More impetuous having a piece of bacon.  (6)  R _ _ _ _ R
Can you suss it?


8 ) Company making cuts by using gentle persuasion.  (7)   C _ _ _ _ _ G
The usual 2 letter abbreviation for COMPANY, followed by a 5 letter word
for when a company makes cuts to manpower.
 

9)  Make progress in good school (3,2)   G _ _      _ _
The abbreviation for GOOD followed by a well known Public Scholl.
   

10)  Big city training more pilots.  (10)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram of MORE PILOTS.
avatar
maureen
Posts : 2734
Join date : 2014-07-28
Location : Wigan

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 20:14
1Kayak
3 Gigi
5 Archaeologist
6 Rested
7 Rasher
8 Coaxing
9 Get on
10 Metropolis
avatar
Gassey
Posts : 1549
Join date : 2016-10-18
Age : 65
Location : Pemberton

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 20:14
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday world of wordage.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 4-7-18  

1)  Reversible boat.  (5)   KAYAK
An easy one to start with.
A palindrome.
     

2)  Clean cut yobs destroying kids entertainment. (6, 6)   BOUNCY CASTLE
An anagram (destroying) of CLEAN  CUT  YOBS.
     

3)   Soldier seen repeatedly in musical  (4)   GIGI
An American soldier x 2 (repeatedly).
     

4)  Underwear for dogs?  (6)  BOXERS
A type of underwear, and a breed of dog?.


5)  A lot of his life is in ruins (13) ARCHEOLOGIST
Ruins in this case is ancient.
     

6)  In here St Edward slept.  (6)   RESTED
I consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  More impetuous having a piece of bacon.  (6)  RASHER
Can you suss it?


8 ) Company making cuts by using gentle persuasion.  (7)   COAXING
The usual 2 letter abbreviation for COMPANY, followed by a 5 letter word
for when a company makes cuts to manpower.
 

9)  Make progress in good school (3,2)   GET. ON
The abbreviation for GOOD followed by a well known Public Scholl.
   

10)  Big city training more pilots.  (10) METROPOLIS
A final anagram of MORE PILOTS.
avatar
Admin
Admin
Posts : 41717
Join date : 2013-12-04

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 20:16
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday world of wordage.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 4-7-18  

1)  Reversible boat.  (5)   K _ _ _ _...Kayak
An easy one to start with.
A palindrome.
     

2)  Clean cut yobs destroying kids entertainment. (6, 6)   __ _ _ _ _      _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (destroying) of CLEAN  CUT  YOBS.
     

3)   Soldier seen repeatedly in musical  (4)   _ _ _ _...Gigi
An American soldier x 2 (repeatedly).
     

4)  Underwear for dogs?  (6)  B _ _ _ _ _....Boxers
A type of underwear, and a breed of dog?.


5)  A lot of his life is in ruins (13)  A _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ T... archeaologist
Ruins in this case is ancient.
     

6)  In here St Edward slept.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...Rested
I consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  More impetuous having a piece of bacon.  (6)  R _ _ _ _ R..Rasher
Can you suss it?


8 ) Company making cuts by using gentle persuasion.  (7)   C _ _ _ _ _ G..Coaxing
The usual 2 letter abbreviation for COMPANY, followed by a 5 letter word
for when a company makes cuts to manpower.
 

9)  Make progress in good school (3,2)   G _ _      _ _
The abbreviation for GOOD followed by a well known Public Scholl....Get on
   

10)  [u]Company making cuts by using [u]gentle persuasion  (10)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram of MORE PILOTS.
avatar
raymyjamie
Posts : 13223
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 20:17
@maureen wrote:1Kayak
3 Gigi
5 Archaeologist
6 Rested
7 Rasher
8 Coaxing
9 Get on
10 Metropolis


Evening Mo.

You're a cracking crossworder, well done
avatar
raymyjamie
Posts : 13223
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 20:19
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday world of wordage.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 4-7-18  

1)  Reversible boat.  (5)   KAYAK
An easy one to start with.
A palindrome.
     

2)  Clean cut yobs destroying kids entertainment. (6, 6)   BOUNCY CASTLE
An anagram (destroying) of CLEAN  CUT  YOBS.
     

3)   Soldier seen repeatedly in musical  (4)   GIGI
An American soldier x 2 (repeatedly).
     

4)  Underwear for dogs?  (6)  BOXERS
A type of underwear, and a breed of dog?.


5)  A lot of his life is in ruins (13)   ARCHEOLOGIST
Ruins in this case is ancient.
     

6)  In here St Edward slept.  (6)   RESTED
I consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  More impetuous having a piece of bacon.  (6)  RASHER
Can you suss it?


8 ) Company making cuts by using gentle persuasion.  (7)   COAXING
The usual 2 letter abbreviation for COMPANY, followed by a 5 letter word
for when a company makes cuts to manpower.
 

9)  Make progress in good school (3,2)   GET. ON
The abbreviation for GOOD followed by a well known Public Scholl.
   

10)  Big city training more pilots.  (10)   METROPOLIS
A final anagram of MORE PILOTS.

Evening Gassey.

Very well played indeed.
avatar
Admin
Admin
Posts : 41717
Join date : 2013-12-04

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 20:20
2. Bouncy castle

avatar
raymyjamie
Posts : 13223
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 20:21
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects.
Welcome to our Wednesday world of wordage.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 4-7-18  

1)  Reversible boat.  (5)   K _ _ _ _...Kayak
An easy one to start with.
A palindrome.
     

2)  Clean cut yobs destroying kids entertainment. (6, 6)   __ _ _ _ _      _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (destroying) of CLEAN  CUT  YOBS.
     

3)   Soldier seen repeatedly in musical  (4)   _ _ _ _...Gigi
An American soldier x 2 (repeatedly).
     

4)  Underwear for dogs?  (6)  B _ _ _ _ _....Boxers
A type of underwear, and a breed of dog?.


5)  A lot of his life is in ruins (13)  A _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ T... archeaologist
Ruins in this case is ancient.
     

6)  In here St Edward slept.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...Rested
I consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  More impetuous having a piece of bacon.  (6)  R _ _ _ _ R..Rasher
Can you suss it?


8 ) Company making cuts by using gentle persuasion.  (7)   C _ _ _ _ _ G..Coaxing
The usual 2 letter abbreviation for COMPANY, followed by a 5 letter word
for when a company makes cuts to manpower.
 

9)  Make progress in good school (3,2)   G _ _      _ _
The abbreviation for GOOD followed by a well known Public Scholl....Get on
   

10)  [u]Company making cuts by using [u]gentle persuasion  (10)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram of MORE PILOTS.

Evening Mrs A.

Really excellent Xwording, well done.
avatar
raymyjamie
Posts : 13223
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 20:23
@Admin wrote:2.  Bouncy castle


Well done.
avatar
Admin
Admin
Posts : 41717
Join date : 2013-12-04

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 20:27
No wonder I didnt get number 10 you changed the clue Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy
avatar
raymyjamie
Posts : 13223
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 20:34
@Admin wrote:No wonder I didnt get number 10 you changed the clue Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy


I have no idea what's happened confused

You clearly have clue 8 where clue 10 is.

I've not edited the OP, which shows clue 10 correctly.

Anyroad, the clue is BIG CITY from MORE PILOTS.
avatar
jo anne
Posts : 2710
Join date : 2015-06-04

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 20:35
Evening, Ray Smile

1)  kayak
3)   Gigi
4)  boxers
6)  rested
7)  rasher
8 ) coaxing
9)  get on
10)  metropolis
avatar
raymyjamie
Posts : 13223
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 20:37
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1)  kayak
3)   Gigi
4)  boxers
6)  rested
7)  rasher
8 ) coaxing :Ti ck:
9)  get on
10)  metropolis


Evening Jo Anne.

Excellent Xwording, very well played.
avatar
maureen
Posts : 2734
Join date : 2014-07-28
Location : Wigan

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 20:54
Thanks again Ray, you've no idea how much I look forward to this quiz even though I didn't get two of them ..I think you're a belter to keep sorting the clues out for us
avatar
raymyjamie
Posts : 13223
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 21:00
You're very kind Mo.

Glad you enjoyed.
avatar
Admin
Admin
Posts : 41717
Join date : 2013-12-04

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 21:02
Yes thank you RMJ  

Just to remind I'll be posting the tues quiz tomorrow night 8pm
avatar
raymyjamie
Posts : 13223
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 21:14
@Admin wrote:Yes thank you RMJ  

Just to remind I'll be posting the tues quiz tomorrow night 8pm

I look forward to the quiz Mrs A
avatar
Hieronymous
Posts : 5895
Join date : 2013-12-05
Location : The front of beyond

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 22:38
1. Kayak


2. Bouncy Castle


3. Gigi


4. Boxers


5. ?


6. Rested


7. Rasher


8. Coaxing


9. Get on


10. Metropolis
avatar
raymyjamie
Posts : 13223
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 22:41
[quote="Hieronymous"][size=18][color=#006600]1. Kayak


2. Bouncy Castle


3. Gigi


4. Boxers


5. ?


6. Rested


7. Rasher


8. Coaxing


9. Get on


10. Metropolis

Very well played indeed mon ami
avatar
raymyjamie
Posts : 13223
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 22:47
Very well done to all tonight's crossworders

Here are the solutions:-



WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 4-7-18  

1)  Reversible boat.  (5)  
       KAYAK    

2)  Clean cut yobs destroying kids entertainment.  (6, 6)  
    BOUNCY  CASTLE      

3)   Soldier seen repeatedly in musical.  (4)  
      GIGI      

4)  Underwear for dogs?  (6)  
BOXERS    

5)  A lot of his life is in ruins (13)  
      ARCHAEOLOGIST    

6)  In here St Edward slept.  (6)  
RESTED    

7)  More impetuous having a piece of bacon.  (6)  
 RASHER    

8 )  Company making cuts by using gentle persuasion.  (7)  
   COAXING    

9)  Make progress in good school (3,2)  
  GET  ON    

10)  Big city training more pilots.  (10)
METROPOLIS  
avatar
jo anne
Posts : 2710
Join date : 2015-06-04

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 22:50
Thanks for those, Ray Smile
avatar
tonker
Posts : 4657
Join date : 2013-12-05
Location : Metropolitan Borough of Haydock

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 23:11
Ostrich!
avatar
raymyjamie
Posts : 13223
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 23:15
@jo anne wrote:Thanks for those, Ray Smile

Cheers Jo Anne, you're very welcome.
avatar
raymyjamie
Posts : 13223
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 23:17
@tonker wrote:Ostrich!

LOL Laughing confused

I have absolutely no idea where that is coming from Tonks.
avatar
tonker
Posts : 4657
Join date : 2013-12-05
Location : Metropolitan Borough of Haydock

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

on Wed Jul 04 2018, 23:29
Exam taking advice  -  If you don't know the answer, write the first thing that comes into your head!
Sponsored content

Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 4-7-18

Back to top
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum