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WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 20:00
A very Good Evening to you Rejects crossworders.
Have a bash at these beltin’ brainteasers.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 10-10-18

1)  Condiment for a mariner.   (4)   S _ _ _
An easy one to start us off.
This mariner is usually preceded by 'OLD'.


2)  Messy act, rub oil in.   (11)    _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An angram (messy) of ACT RUB OIL IN.


3)  Nutty biscuits.   (8 )   C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ S.
NUTTY in this case is CRAZY.


4)  Where you can find items in store, so disorganised.  (3, 4, 3, 4)   A _ _      O _ _ _       T _ _       S _ _ _
Can you suss it?


5)  Ancient poster depicting boys in blue.  (3, 4)   _ _ _      B _ _ _
A 3 letter word for ANCIENT, followed by a 4 letter POSTER.
     

6)  Characters in Beau Geste emphasising respect.   (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  Fix about a couple.   (6)   R _ _ _ _ _
The usual 2 letter word for ABOUT (as in concerning), followed by the 4 letter word for a COUPLE (of people).


8 )  Precious metal for a blond.  (8 )   P _ _ _ _ _ _ M
A blond AND a precious metal.


9)  They pinch children.  (7)   N  _ _ _ _ _ _
An informal name for CHILDREN.


10)  Reheat stew for a loved one.  (10)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram of REHEAT STEW.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 20:09
1Salt,
2 Lubrication
3 Crackers
4 All over the shop
5 Old bill
6 Esteem
7 Repair
8 Platinum
9 Nippers
10 Sweetheart
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 20:14
@maureen wrote:1Salt,
2 Lubrication
3 Crackers
4 All over the shop
5 Old bill
6 Esteem
7 Repair
8 Platinum
9 Nippers
10 Sweetheart

Evening Mo.

That is unbelievably good, and in super fast time too, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 20:14
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects crossworders.
Have a bash at these beltin’ brainteasers.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 10-10-18

1)  Condiment for a mariner.   (4)   S _ _ _....Salt
An easy one to start us off.
This mariner is usually preceded by 'OLD'.


2)  Messy act, rub oil in.   (11)    _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _...Lubrication
An angram (messy) of ACT RUB OIL IN.


3)  Nutty biscuits.   (8 )   C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ S....Crackers
NUTTY in this case is CRAZY.


4)  Where you can find items in store, so disorganised.  (3, 4, 3, 4)   A _ _      O _ _ _       T _ _       S _ _ _...All over the shop
Can you suss it?


5)  Ancient poster depicting boys in blue.  (3, 4)   _ _ _      B _ _ _...Old Bill
A 3 letter word for ANCIENT, followed by a 4 letter POSTER.
     

6)  Characters in Beau Geste emphasising respect.   (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...Esteem
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  Fix about a couple.   (6)   R _ _ _ _ _
The usual 2 letter word for ABOUT (as in concerning), followed by the 4 letter word for a COUPLE (of people).


8 )  Precious metal for a blond.  (8 )   P _ _ _ _ _ _ M...Platinum
A blond AND a precious metal.


9)  They pinch children.  (7)   N  _ _ _ _ _ _....Nipper
An informal name for CHILDREN.


10)  Reheat stew for a loved one.  (10)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _...Sweetheart
A final anagram of REHEAT STEW.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 20:15
7 Repair
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 20:17
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects crossworders.
Have a bash at these beltin’ brainteasers.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 10-10-18

1)  Condiment for a mariner.   (4)   S _ _ _....Salt
An easy one to start us off.
This mariner is usually preceded by 'OLD'.


2)  Messy act, rub oil in.   (11)    _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _...Lubrication
An angram (messy) of ACT RUB OIL IN.


3)  Nutty biscuits.   (8 )   C _ _ _ _ _ _ _ S....Crackers
NUTTY in this case is CRAZY.


4)  Where you can find items in store, so disorganised.  (3, 4, 3, 4)   A _ _      O _ _ _       T _ _       S _ _ _...All over the shop
Can you suss it?


5)  Ancient poster depicting boys in blue.  (3, 4)   _ _ _      B _ _ _...Old Bill
A 3 letter word for ANCIENT, followed by a 4 letter POSTER.
     

6)  Characters in Beau Geste emphasising respect.   (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...Esteem
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  Fix about a couple.   (6)   R _ _ _ _ _
The usual 2 letter word for ABOUT (as in concerning), followed by the 4 letter word for a COUPLE (of people).


8 )  Precious metal for a blond.  (8 )   P _ _ _ _ _ _ M...Platinum
A blond AND a precious metal.


9)  They pinch children.  (7)   N  _ _ _ _ _ _....Nippers
An informal name for CHILDREN.


10)  Reheat stew for a loved one.  (10)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _...Sweetheart
A final anagram of REHEAT STEW.

Evening Mrs A.

Briliant xwording, very well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 20:17
Evening, Ray Smile

1)  salt
2)  lubrication
3)  crackers
4)  all over the shop
5)  old bill
6)  esteem
7)  repair
8 )  platinum
9)  nippers
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 20:18
@Admin wrote:7 Repair    

That's the bunny, well done.


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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 20:20
Thanks again Ray for another brilliant quiz.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 20:21
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1)  salt
2)  lubrication
3)  crackers
4)  all over the shop
5)  old bill
6)  esteem
7)  repair
8 )  platinum
9)  nippers

Evening Jo Anne.

Really excellent crosswording, very well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 20:21
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects crossworders.
Have a bash at these beltin’ brainteasers.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 10-10-18

1)  Condiment for a mariner.   (4)   SALT
An easy one to start us off.
This mariner is usually preceded by 'OLD'.


2)  Messy act, rub oil in.   (11)    _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An angram (messy) of ACT RUB OIL IN.


3)  Nutty biscuits.   (8 )   CRACKERS
NUTTY in this case is CRAZY.


4)  Where you can find items in store, so disorganised.  (3, 4, 3, 4)   ALL    OVER     THE      SHOP
Can you suss it?


5)  Ancient poster depicting boys in blue.  (3, 4)   OLD  BILL
A 3 letter word for ANCIENT, followed by a 4 letter POSTER.
     

6)  Characters in Beau Geste emphasising respect.   (6)   ESTEEM
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  Fix about a couple.   (6)   REPAIR
The usual 2 letter word for ABOUT (as in concerning), followed by the 4 letter word for a COUPLE (of people).


8 )  Precious metal for a blond.  (8 )   PLATINUM
A blond AND a precious metal.


9)  They pinch children.  (7)  NIPPERS
An informal name for CHILDREN.


10)  Reheat stew for a loved one.  (10) SWEETHEART
A final anagram of REHEAT STEW.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 20:22
@maureen wrote:Thanks again Ray for another brilliant quiz.

Thanks very much Mo.

You are on super dooper form tonight.

See you tomorrow, it was nice getting back on the words today.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 20:24
Thanks, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 20:25
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects crossworders.
Have a bash at these beltin’ brainteasers.

GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 10-10-18

1)  Condiment for a mariner.   (4)   SALT
An easy one to start us off.
This mariner is usually preceded by 'OLD'.


2)  Messy act, rub oil in.   (11)    _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An angram (messy) of ACT RUB OIL IN.


3)  Nutty biscuits.   (8 )   CRACKERS
NUTTY in this case is CRAZY.


4)  Where you can find items in store, so disorganised.  (3, 4, 3, 4)   ALL  OVER   THE  SHOP
Can you suss it?


5)  Ancient poster depicting boys in blue.  (3, 4)   OLD  BILL
A 3 letter word for ANCIENT, followed by a 4 letter POSTER.
     

6)  Characters in Beau Geste emphasising respect.   (6)   ESTEEM
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  Fix about a couple.   (6)   REPAIR
The usual 2 letter word for ABOUT (as in concerning), followed by the 4 letter word for a COUPLE (of people).


8 )  Precious metal for a blond.  (8 )   PLATINUM
A blond AND a precious metal.


9)  They pinch children.  (7)  NIPPERS
An informal name for CHILDREN.


10)  Reheat stew for a loved one.  (10) SWEETHEART
A final anagram of REHEAT STEW.

Evening Gassey.

A really excellent bit of crosswording , well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 20:27
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Smile


You're very welcome Jo Anne.

Very well played tonight.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 21:18
Thanks RMJ a good bit of brain work.I'm still trying to get me head around the Stroop test Very Happy
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 21:37
Thanks Mrs A, very well played tonight

Yes, I've had a bash at the stroop test.

The trick is don't read the word, only study the colour.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Wed Oct 10 2018, 22:51
Very well done to all the crossworders tonight.

I think all the 'regulars' have been on.

Maybe Mr H will pop on later.


WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 10-10-18  

1)  Condiment for a mariner.   (4)  
 SALT    

2)  Messy act, rub oil in.   (11)    
 LUBRICATION      

3)  Nutty biscuits.   (8 )  
  CRACKERS      

4)  Where you can find items in store, so disorganised.  (3, 4, 3, 4)  
 ALL  OVER  THE SHOP    

5)  Ancient poster depicting boys in blue.  (3, 4)  
       OLD  BILL    

6)  Characters in Beau Geste emphasising respect.   (6)
 ESTEEM      

7)  Fix about a couple.   (6)  
 REPAIR  

8 )  Precious metal for a blond.  (8 )  
 PLATINUM      

9)  They pinch children.  (7)  
 NIPPERS      

10)  Reheat stew for a loved one.(10)
 SWEETHEART
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Sun Oct 14 2018, 04:19
1. Salt


2. Lubrication


3. Crackers


4.All Over The Shop


5. Old Bill


6. Esteem


7. Repair


8. Platinum


9. Nippers


10. Sweetheart
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 10-10-18

on Sun Oct 14 2018, 12:55
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Salt


2. Lubrication


3. Crackers


4.All Over The Shop


5. Old Bill


6. Esteem


7. Repair


8. Platinum


9. Nippers


10. Sweetheart


Another 'middle of the night' post mon ami LOL Very Happy

Very well played indeed.
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