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raymyjamie
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WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-9-18

on Wed Sep 05 2018, 20:00
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A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
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WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 5-9-18

1)  Nuts for a bird.  (6)   C _ _ _ _ _
Nuts in this case means crazy.
   

2)  In order, ordering a New World flower.  (3, 6)   _ _ _      _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (in order) of ORDERING A.
FLOWER in this case is something that FLOWS.
     

3)  Tot swallowed by fish. it's a nightmare   (3,5)   B _ _     D _ _ _ _
TOT in this case is mathematical, inside a fish.
 

4)  Vessel for Baseball player..   (7   P _ _ _ _ _ R
A double definition,
VESSEL in this case is a container.
   

5)  A helicopter for the lumberjack.   (7)   C _ _ _ _ _ R
An informal name for a HELICOPTER, and what a LUMBERJACK might use
   

(6)  Appalled, but helping make Branagh a star. (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Glasses needed for acrobats.   (8 )   T _ _ _ _ _ _ S
A words for GLASSES and ACROBATS.
 

8 )  Suit that may be found in tool sheds.   (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
SUIT in this case is playing cards.


9)  At home with old grass.   (8 )   I _ F _ _ _ _ _
The usual 2 letter word for being AT HOME, followed by a word
for OLD or PREVIOUS.
GRASS in this case means talking to the Police.
   

10)  Making a grade one drink   (9)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (making) of A GRADE ONE.

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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-9-18

on Wed Sep 05 2018, 22:42
I wouldn't worry Jo- Anne,I wouldn't have got 'bad dream' without Rays prompting.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 5-9-18

on Thu Sep 06 2018, 13:52
I forgot to post the crossword solutions last night!!!!!!!!

I is not well, so that's my excuse.

Well done to all the Xworders


WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 5-9-18

1) Nuts for a bird. (6)
CUCKOO

2) In order, ordering a New World flower. (3, 6)
RIO GRANDE

3) Tot swallowed by fish. it's a nightmare (3,5)
BAD DREAM

4) Vessel for Baseball player.. (7
PITCHER

5) A helicopter for the lumberjack. (7)
CHOPPER

(6) Appalled, but helping make Branagh a star. (6)
AGHAST

7) Glasses needed for acrobats. (8 )
TUMBLERS

8 ) Suit that may be found in tool sheds. (6)
SPADES

9) At home with old grass. (8 )
INFORMER

10) Making a grade one drink (9)
ORANGEADE
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