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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:02
sorry folks I've left some of the answers on, I'll post again in a few minutes
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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:06
A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Have a whirl at these wicked Wednesday wordages.
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 24-10-18

1) French bread. 5) E _ _ _ _
An easy one to start us off.
BREAD in this case is MONEY.


2) Pig a man’s destroyed in one form of religion (8 )
Anagram (destroyed) of PIG A MAN’S.


3) Places like Plymouth and Southampton, each involved in games (Cool S _ _ _ _ _ _ An abbreviated form of ‘each’ inserted into ‘games’ or ‘athletic contests’.


4) Major digital operator at ground level? (3,3) B _ _ T _ _
Cryptic definition of one of the appendages of the human body, one usually found close to the ground.


5) Lively soldier drowning in booze (5) A _ _ _ _
The usual abbreviation for a US soldier, inserted into some rather more English beer.


6) Component of part is annealed for worker (7) _ _ _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7) US chum needs to obtain sum of money allocated (6) B _ _ _ _ _
The shorter form of an American term for ‘friend’, followed by ‘obtain’.


8 ) Narcissist, say, old bloke in charge across America (9) E _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
String together the two letter abbreviation meaning FOR EXAMPLE (say), then the abbreviation for OLD.,
A word for BLOKE or CHAP, and the two letter abbreviation for IN CHARGE.
which contain (across) A[merica].


(9) Mum meeting someone in Glasgow? It’s supposed to be lucky (6)
A short word for ‘mum’ followed by the nationality of a native of Glasgow, Edinburgh, or anywhere else north of the border.


10) Multi talented funny looking relatives. (9) _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (funny looking) of RELATIVES.

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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:13

1 Euros..?
2 Paganism
3 Seaports
4 Big toe
5 Agile
6 Artisan
7 Budget
8 Egotistic
9 Mascot
10 Versatile

I feel like cheat on this one Ray.
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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:23
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Have a whirl at these wicked Wednesday wordages.
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 24-10-18

1)  French bread.  5)   E _ _ _ _...EUROS
An easy one to start us off.
BREAD in this case is MONEY.


2)  Pig a man’s destroyed in one form of religion (8 )..PAGANISM
Anagram (destroyed) of PIG A MAN’S.


3) Places like Plymouth and Southampton, each involved in games (Cool   S _ _ _ _ _ _ An abbreviated form of ‘each’ inserted into ‘games’ or ‘athletic contests’....


4)  Major digital operator at ground level? (3,3)  B _ _     T _ _...BIG TOE
Cryptic definition of one of the appendages of the human body, one usually found close to the ground.


5)  Lively soldier drowning in booze (5)   A _ _ _ _...AGILE
The usual abbreviation for a US soldier, inserted into some rather more English beer.
   

6)  Component of part is annealed for worker (7)  _  _ _ _ _ _ _...ARTISAN
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  US chum needs to obtain sum of money allocated (6)   B _ _ _ _ _..BUDGET
The shorter form of an American term for ‘friend’, followed by ‘obtain’.


8 ) Narcissist, say, old bloke in charge across America (9)  E _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _...EGOMANIAC
String together the two letter abbreviation meaning FOR EXAMPLE (say), then the abbreviation for OLD.,
A word for BLOKE or CHAP,  and the two letter abbreviation for IN CHARGE.
which contain (across) A[merica].
   

(9)   Mum meeting someone in Glasgow? It’s supposed to be lucky (6)...MASCOT
A short word for ‘mum’ followed by the nationality of a native of Glasgow, Edinburgh, or anywhere else north of the border.
     

10) Multi talented funny looking relatives.  (9)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (funny looking) of RELATIVES.
     
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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:26
@maureen wrote:
1 Euros..? WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
2 Paganism WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
3 Seaports WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
4 Big toe WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
5 Agile WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
6 Artisan WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
7 Budget WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
8 Egotistic close, but nor right
9 Mascot WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
10 Versatile WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300

I feel like cheat on this one Ray.

Evening Mo.

I apologise if you saw some of the answers, but don't beat yourself up about it.

Anyroad very well played indeed, and as usual in superfast time,

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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:29
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Have a whirl at these wicked Wednesday wordages.
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 24-10-18

1)  French bread.  5)   E _ _ _ _...EUROS WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
An easy one to start us off.
BREAD in this case is MONEY.


2)  Pig a man’s destroyed in one form of religion (8 )..PAGANISM WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
Anagram (destroyed) of PIG A MAN’S.


3) Places like Plymouth and Southampton, each involved in games (Cool   S _ _ _ _ _ _ An abbreviated form of ‘each’ inserted into ‘games’ or ‘athletic contests’....


4)  Major digital operator at ground level? (3,3)  B _ _     T _ _...BIG TOE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
Cryptic definition of one of the appendages of the human body, one usually found close to the ground.


5)  Lively soldier drowning in booze (5)   A _ _ _ _...AGILE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
The usual abbreviation for a US soldier, inserted into some rather more English beer.
   

6)  Component of part is annealed for worker (7)  _  _ _ _ _ _ _...ARTISAN WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  US chum needs to obtain sum of money allocated (6)   B _ _ _ _ _..BUDGET WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
The shorter form of an American term for ‘friend’, followed by ‘obtain’.


8 ) Narcissist, say, old bloke in charge across America (9)  E _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _...EGOMANIAC WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
String together the two letter abbreviation meaning FOR EXAMPLE (say), then the abbreviation for OLD.,
A word for BLOKE or CHAP,  and the two letter abbreviation for IN CHARGE.
which contain (across) A[merica].
   

(9)   Mum meeting someone in Glasgow? It’s supposed to be lucky (6)...MASCOT WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
A short word for ‘mum’ followed by the nationality of a native of Glasgow, Edinburgh, or anywhere else north of the border.
     

10) Multi talented funny looking relatives.  (9)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (funny looking) of RELATIVES.
     

Evening Mrs A.

Brilliant crosswording, well done.

Sorry about the 'cock up', LOL Very Happy
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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:29
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Have a whirl at these wicked Wednesday wordages.
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 24-10-18

1)  French bread.  5)   EUROS
An easy one to start us off.
BREAD in this case is MONEY.


2)  Pig a man’s destroyed in one form of religion (8 ) PAGANISM
Anagram (destroyed) of PIG A MAN’S.


3) Places like Plymouth and Southampton, each involved in games (Cool   S _ _ _ _ _ _ An abbreviated form of ‘each’ inserted into ‘games’ or ‘athletic contests’.SEAPORTS


4)  Major digital operator at ground level? (3,3)  BIG  TOE
Cryptic definition of one of the appendages of the human body, one usually found close to the ground.


5)  Lively soldier drowning in booze (5)   AGILE
The usual abbreviation for a US soldier, inserted into some rather more English beer.
   

6)  Component of part is annealed for worker (7)  ARTISAN
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  US chum needs to obtain sum of money allocated (6)  BUDGET
The shorter form of an American term for ‘friend’, followed by ‘obtain’.


8 ) Narcissist, say, old bloke in charge across America (9)  EGOMANIAC
String together the two letter abbreviation meaning FOR EXAMPLE (say), then the abbreviation for OLD.,
A word for BLOKE or CHAP,  and the two letter abbreviation for IN CHARGE.
which contain (across) A[merica].
   

(9)   Mum meeting someone in Glasgow? It’s supposed to be lucky (6)
A short word for ‘mum’ followed by the nationality of a native of Glasgow, Edinburgh, or anywhere else north of the border.
MASCOT
     

10) Multi talented funny looking relatives.  (9)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (funny looking) of RELATIVES.
VERSATILE
     
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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:32
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Have a whirl at these wicked Wednesday wordages.
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 24-10-18

1)  French bread.  5)   EUROS WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
An easy one to start us off.
BREAD in this case is MONEY.


2)  Pig a man’s destroyed in one form of religion (8 )  PAGANISM WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
Anagram (destroyed) of PIG A MAN’S.


3) Places like Plymouth and Southampton, each involved in games (Cool   S _ _ _ _ _ _ An abbreviated form of ‘each’ inserted into ‘games’ or ‘athletic contests’.SEAPORTS WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300


4)  Major digital operator at ground level? (3,3)  BIG  TOE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
Cryptic definition of one of the appendages of the human body, one usually found close to the ground.


5)  Lively soldier drowning in booze (5)   AGILE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
The usual abbreviation for a US soldier, inserted into some rather more English beer.
   

6)  Component of part is annealed for worker (7)  ARTISAN WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  US chum needs to obtain sum of money allocated (6)  BUDGET WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
The shorter form of an American term for ‘friend’, followed by ‘obtain’.


8 ) Narcissist, say, old bloke in charge across America (9)  EGOMANIAC WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
String together the two letter abbreviation meaning FOR EXAMPLE (say), then the abbreviation for OLD.,
A word for BLOKE or CHAP,  and the two letter abbreviation for IN CHARGE.
which contain (across) A[merica].
   

(9)   Mum meeting someone in Glasgow? It’s supposed to be lucky (6)
A short word for ‘mum’ followed by the nationality of a native of Glasgow, Edinburgh, or anywhere else north of the border.
MASCOT
     

10) Multi talented funny looking relatives.  (9)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (funny looking) of RELATIVES.
VERSATILE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
     

Evening Mr Gassey Sir.

Excellent xwording from you, very well done.
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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:37
Evening Ray , thanks as ever for the
crossy clues brilliant as usual , keep
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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:38
Fortunately I nver saw the "cock up"

Thanks for the brain work out Ray
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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:41
@Admin wrote:Fortunately I nver saw the "cock up"

Thanks for the brain work out Ray

Thank you Mrs A.

Glad you weren't affected.


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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:43
@Gassey wrote:Evening Ray , thanks as ever for the
crossy clues brilliant as usual , keep
um coming WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 1149966045 WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 3625261725 WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 3625261725

Thanks Gassey.

Glad you enjoyed.
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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:46
Evening, Ray Smile

1) euros
4) big toe
5) agile
6) artisan
7) budget
8 ) egomaniac
9) mascot
10) versatile
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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:48
3) seaport
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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:48
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1) euros WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
4) big toe WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
5) agile WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
6) artisan WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
7) budget WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
8 ) egomaniac WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
9) mascot WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300
10) versatile WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300

Evening Jo Anne.

Excellent crosswording as usual, very well played.
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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:50
@jo anne wrote:3) seaports WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300

That's the bunny JA, well done.
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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 20:57
Thanks again for your hard work Ray,hope you get a good nights sleep. Sleep
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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 21:02
@maureen wrote:Thanks again for your hard work Ray,hope you get a good nights sleep. Sleep

Thank you Mo.

I'm usually a bit 'wired up' after the Cryptics, so a few scoops are on the cards.

I'll sleep like a lickle babby!!!!!! LOL Very Happy
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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 21:06
Thanks for those, Ray, I couldn’t see Paganism. Smile
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on Wed Oct 24 2018, 21:10
@jo anne wrote:Thanks for those, Ray, I couldn’t see Paganism. Smile

Thank you Jo Anne, you're very welcome.

Yes, I don't think the anagram was the easiest to get.

Very well played tonight.


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Very well done to all tonight;s crossworders WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 3530011831 WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 3530011831 WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 3530011831 ,

the usual very high standard.

Here are the solutions :-



WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 24-10-18

1) French bread. 5)
EUROS

2) Pig a man’s destroyed in one form of religion (8
PAGANISM

3) Places like Plymouth and Southampton, each involved in games (8 )
SEAPORTS

4) Major digital operator at ground level? (3,3)
BIG TOE

5) Lively soldier drowning in booze (5)
AGILE

6) Component of part is annealed for worker (7)
ARTISAN

7) US chum needs to obtain sum of money allocated (6)
BUDGET

8 ) Narcissist, say, old bloke in charge across America (9)
EGOMANIAC

(9) Mum meeting someone in Glasgow? It’s supposed to be lucky (6)
MASCOT

10) Multi talented funny looking relatives. (9)
VERSATILE


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on Thu Oct 25 2018, 05:42
1. Euros


2. Paganism


3. ?


4. Big toe


5. Agile


6. Artisan


7. Budget


8. Egomaniac


9. Mascot


10. Versatile
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on Thu Oct 25 2018, 14:14
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Euros WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300


2. Paganism WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300


3. ?


4. Big toe WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300


5. Agile WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300


6. Artisan WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300


7. Budget WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300


8. Egomaniac WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300


9. Mascot WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300


10. Versatile WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 24-10-18 154235300

An excellent bit of crosswording mon ami.
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