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on Wed Aug 22 2018, 20:00
A very Good Evening to the Rejects Xworders.
Welcome to our midweek melange of mellifluous mindbenders.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 22-8-18

1) Common sense displayed by Norman. (6) _ _ _ _ _ _
An easy one to start us off.
NORMAN in this case is the comedian.


2) Mate pointing out blemish (12) _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (out) of MATE POINTING.


3) Bench gives criminal record. (4) _ _ _ _
A double definition, a BENCH, and an informal term for a CRIMINAL RECORD.


4) Sign of life in a loved one. (5, 5) H _ _ _ _ T _ _ _ B
Can you suss it?


5) One who gets fed up with other people. (8 ) C _ _ _ _ _ _ L
In this case FED is literal.


6) Country Houses we denied, not entirely. (6) _ _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7) Booked for being shy. (8 ) R _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A double definition, can you suss it?


8 ) Witches in a group try to leave Midlands city. (5) _ _ _ _ _
A Midlands city with the word TRY missing.


9) Dishonesty in playing an instrument. (8 ) F _ _ _ _ _ _ G
An informal word for DISHONESTY.


10) Smart denim worn for quiz. (10) _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (worn) of SMART DENIM.
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on Wed Aug 22 2018, 20:09
1) wisdom
4) Heartthrob
7) Reserved
Cool Coven
9) Fiddling
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on Wed Aug 22 2018, 20:09
1 Wisdom
2 Pigmentation
3 Form
4 Heartthrob
5 5 Cannibal
6 Sweden ??
7 Reserved
8 Coven
9 Fiddling
10 Mastermind
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on Wed Aug 22 2018, 20:12
@broady wrote:1) wisdom WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
4) Heartthrob WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
7) Reserved WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
Cool Coven WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
9) Fiddling WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300

Very well done indeed Broady.

Good to see you joining in.
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on Wed Aug 22 2018, 20:15
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to the Rejects Xworders.
Welcome to our midweek melange of mellifluous mindbenders.

GOOD LUCK

 WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 22-8-18    

1)  Common sense displayed by Norman.   (6) WISDOM
An easy one to start us off.
NORMAN in this case is the comedian.
   

2)  Mate pointing out blemish   (12)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (out) of MATE POINTING.
   

3)  Bench gives criminal record.   (4)   FORM
A double definition, a BENCH, and an informal term for a CRIMINAL RECORD.
   

4)  Sign of life in a loved one.   (5, 5)   HEARTH THROB
Can you suss it?
   

5)  One who gets fed up with other people.   (8 )   CANNIBAL
In this case FED is literal.
   

6)  Country Houses we denied, not entirely.   (6)   SWEDEN
In consecutive letters within the clue.
         

7)  Booked for being shy.   (8 )   RESERVED
A double definition, can you suss it?
 

8 )  Witches in a group try to leave Midlands city.   (5)   COVENTRY
A Midlands city with the word TRY missing.


9)  Dishonesty in playing an instrument.   (8 )   FIDDLING
An informal word for DISHONESTY.
   

10)  Smart denim worn for quiz.  (10)   MASTERMIND
A final anagram (worn) of SMART  DENIM.
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on Wed Aug 22 2018, 20:15
@maureen wrote: 1 Wisdom WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
2 Pigmentation WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
3 Form WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
4 Heartthrob WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
5 5 Cannibal WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
6 Sweden ?? WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
7 Reserved WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
8 Coven WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
9 Fiddling WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
10 Mastermind WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300

Evening Mo.

Just brilliant, I can't believe how quick you solve them.
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on Wed Aug 22 2018, 20:15
Normally done and dusted before I see it as it is only 1.15pm here.
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on Wed Aug 22 2018, 20:17
Thank you Ray..again..I just love this quiz.
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on Wed Aug 22 2018, 20:18
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to the Rejects Xworders.
Welcome to our midweek melange of mellifluous mindbenders.

GOOD LUCK

 WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 22-8-18    

1)  Common sense displayed by Norman.   (6) WISDOM WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
An easy one to start us off.
NORMAN in this case is the comedian.
   

2)  Mate pointing out blemish   (12)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (out) of MATE POINTING.
   

3)  Bench gives criminal record.   (4)   FORM WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
A double definition, a BENCH, and an informal term for a CRIMINAL RECORD.
   

4)  Sign of life in a loved one.   (5, 5)   HEARTH THROB WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
Can you suss it?
   

5)  One who gets fed up with other people.   (8 )   CANNIBAL WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
In this case FED is literal.
   

6)  Country Houses we denied, not entirely.   (6)   SWEDEN WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
In consecutive letters within the clue.
         

7)  Booked for being shy.   (8 )   RESERVED WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
A double definition, can you suss it?
 

8 )  Witches in a group try to leave Midlands city.   (5)   COVENTRY WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
A Midlands city with the word TRY missing.


9)  Dishonesty in playing an instrument.   (8 )   FIDDLING WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
An informal word for DISHONESTY.
   

10)  Smart denim worn for quiz.  (10)   MASTERMIND WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
A final anagram (worn) of SMART  DENIM.


Evening Gassey.

Absolutely first class Xwording, well done.
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on Wed Aug 22 2018, 20:19
@broady wrote:Normally done and dusted before I see it as it is only 1.15pm here.

Don't worry about the time Broady, it's good that you take part WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 3530011831
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on Wed Aug 22 2018, 20:22
@maureen wrote:Thank you Ray..again..I just love this quiz.

Ta Mo.

You are just so good with these WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 3530011831

I've been a bit remiss and missed the words today.

I've had a trying day with both my laptops playing up.

See you tomorrow.
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on Wed Aug 22 2018, 20:28
Evening,Ray Smile

1) wisdom
3) form
4) heart throb
5) cannibal
7) retiring?
8 ) coven
9) fiddling
10) mastermind
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on Wed Aug 22 2018, 20:29
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to the Rejects Xworders.
Welcome to our midweek melange of mellifluous mindbenders.

GOOD LUCK

 WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 22-8-18    

1)  Common sense displayed by Norman.   (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...WISDOM
An easy one to start us off.
NORMAN in this case is the comedian.
   

2)  Mate pointing out blemish   (12)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _...PIGMENTATION
An anagram (out) of MATE POINTING.
   

3)  Bench gives criminal record.   (4)   _ _ _ _
A double definition, a BENCH, and an informal term for a CRIMINAL RECORD.....FORM
   

4)  Sign of life in a loved one.   (5, 5)   H _ _ _ _     T _ _ _ B...HEART THROB
Can you suss it?
   

5)  One who gets fed up with other people.   (8 )   C _ _ _ _ _ _ L
In this case FED is literal.
   

6)  Country Houses we denied, not entirely.   (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...SWEDEN
In consecutive letters within the clue.
         

7)  Booked for being shy.   (8 )   R _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A double definition, can you suss it?
 

8 )  Witches in a group try to leave Midlands city.   (5)   _ _ _ _ _...COVENtry
A Midlands city with the word TRY missing.


9)  Dishonesty in playing an instrument.   (8 )   F _ _ _ _ _ _ G....Fiddling
An informal word for DISHONESTY.
   

10)  Smart denim worn for quiz.  (10)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (worn) of SMART  DENIM.
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on Wed Aug 22 2018, 20:32
@jo anne wrote:Evening,Ray Smile

1) wisdom WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
3) form WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
4) heart throb WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
5) cannibal WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
7) retiring?
8 ) coven WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
9) fiddling WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
10) mastermind WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300

Evening Jo Anne.

Really well played, just Clue 7 which was wrong.

A word for shy and booked as in say a meal or appointment.
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on Wed Aug 22 2018, 20:34
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to the Rejects Xworders.
Welcome to our midweek melange of mellifluous mindbenders.

GOOD LUCK

 WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 22-8-18    

1)  Common sense displayed by Norman.   (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...WISDOM WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
An easy one to start us off.
NORMAN in this case is the comedian.
   

2)  Mate pointing out blemish   (12)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _...PIGMENTATION WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
An anagram (out) of MATE POINTING.
   

3)  Bench gives criminal record.   (4)   _ _ _ _
A double definition, a BENCH, and an informal term for a CRIMINAL RECORD.....FORM WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
   

4)  Sign of life in a loved one.   (5, 5)   H _ _ _ _     T _ _ _ B...HEART THROB WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
Can you suss it?
   

5)  One who gets fed up with other people.   (8 )   C _ _ _ _ _ _ L
In this case FED is literal.
   

6)  Country Houses we denied, not entirely.   (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...SWEDEN WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
In consecutive letters within the clue.
         

7)  Booked for being shy.   (8 )   R _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A double definition, can you suss it?
 

8 )  Witches in a group try to leave Midlands city.   (5)   _ _ _ _ _...COVENtry WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300 WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 3530011831
A Midlands city with the word TRY missing.


9)  Dishonesty in playing an instrument.   (8 )   F _ _ _ _ _ _ G....Fiddling WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
An informal word for DISHONESTY.
   

10)  Smart denim worn for quiz.  (10)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (worn) of SMART  DENIM.

Evening Mrs A.

Excellent Xwording, very well played indeed.
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on Wed Aug 22 2018, 20:41
7 Reserved Thanks Ray Smile
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@jo anne wrote:7 Reserved WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300 Thanks Ray Smile

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on Thu Aug 23 2018, 07:33
Morning Ray , thanks for another round
of crossword clues , always look forward
to um WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 709307421
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on Thu Aug 23 2018, 10:11
1. Wisdom
2. Heartthrob
3. Form
8. Coven
9. Fiddling

Thanks Ray. Glad you are ok
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on Thu Aug 23 2018, 11:30
@Gassey wrote:Morning Ray , thanks for another round
of crossword clues , always look forward
to um WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 709307421

Cheers Gassey, glad you enjoyed.
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on Thu Aug 23 2018, 11:51
@marieM wrote:1. Wisdom WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
2. Heartthrob WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
3. Form WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
8. Coven WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300
9. Fiddling WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 22-8-18 154235300

Thanks Ray.  Glad you are ok

A very Good Morning to you Marie.

Well done with the cryptics.

Thank you for your concern Marie, unbelievably both my old and new laptops

were unusable yesterday, thankfully my old laptop has been repaired and my

new laptop is having a new optical drive fitted by a Dell engineer this afternoon.
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on Thu Aug 23 2018, 12:07
Very well done to all our WR crossworders.

Here are the solutions:-



WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 22-8-18

1) Common sense displayed by Norman. (6)
WISDOM

2) Mate pointing out blemish (12)
PIGMENTATION

3) Bench gives criminal record. (4)
FORM

4) Sign of life in a loved one. (5, 5)
HEART THROB

5) One who gets fed up with other people. (8 )
CANNIBAL

6) Country Houses we denied, not entirely. (6)
SWEDEN

7) Booked for being shy. (8 )
RESERVED

8 ) Witches in a group try to leave Midlands city. (5)
COVEN

9) Dishonesty in playing an instrument. (8 )
FIDDLING

10) Smart denim worn for quiz. (10)
MASTERMIND

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