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WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Wed Nov 07 2018, 20:27
A little late, but I'm assuming like me, nobody has been able to log on all day.

A very good evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Have a wander at these wonderous wordages.
Good luck.

WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

1)  Delightful Prince  (8 )   C _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An easy one to start us off.
Can you suss it?
 

2)  Enter with a pair of boots possibly, to solve Hamlet’s dilemma. (2, 2, 2, 3, 2, 2)
An anagram of ENTER and BOOT and BOOT.

3)  Avoid bumper car?, not quite (5)  D _ _ _ _
Another name for a bumper car with the last letter removed (not quite).
 

4)  Sign by restricted area.  (4, 3, 3, 5)   K _ _ _     _ _ _     T _ _     G _ _ _ _
Advice to those in rehab from drugs maybe.
 

5)  Ceremony takes politician to foreign river (4)  P _ _ _
Crosswordland’s favourite 2 letter foreign river followed by the usual 2 letter politician.


6)  Section of Rubicon I consider very famous (6)  _ _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.
 

7)  Catty in a doggy way.  (6)   B _ _ _ _ _
Can you suss it?      
                                                                 

8 )  Vegetable chap has to leave (9)  M _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
This PEA can be split 3,3,3 to demand that a chap leaves a place, or it is French for 'EAT ALL'.


9)  Perfect, looking to double score (6-6)  _ _ _ _ __ - _ _ _ _ _ _
This reference to perfect eyesight is the number referred to as a score written out twice.
   

10)  Outline renovation of hotel suite (10)
A final anagram (renovation ) of HOTEL SUITE
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Wed Nov 07 2018, 20:36
Evening, Ray Smile

1) charming
2. TO BE OR NOT TO BE (you gave answer Ray)
3) dodge
4) keep off the grass
5) pomp
6) iconic
7) bitchy
8 ) mangetout
9) twenty twenty
10) silhouette
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Wed Nov 07 2018, 20:41
@raymyjamie wrote:A little late, but I'm assuming like me, nobody has been able to log on all day.

A very good evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Have a wander at these wonderous wordages.
Good luck.

WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

1)  Delightful Prince  (8 )   CHARMING
An easy one to start us off.
Can you suss it?
 

2)  Enter with a pair of boots possibly, to solve Hamlet’s dilemma.  (2, 2, 2, 3, 2, 2)
An anagram of ENTER and BOOT and BOOT. TO BE OR NOT TO BE

3)  Avoid bumper car?, not quite (5)  DODGE
Another name for a bumper car with the last letter removed (not quite).
 

4)  Sign by restricted area.  (4, 3, 3, 5)   KKEEP OFF THE GRASS
Advice to those in rehab from drugs maybe.
 

5)  Ceremony takes politician to foreign river (4)  POMP
Crosswordland’s favourite 2 letter foreign river followed by the usual 2 letter politician.


6)  Section of Rubicon I consider very famous (6) ICONIC
In consecutive letters in the clue.
 

7)  Catty in a doggy way.  (6)   BITCHY
Can you suss it?      
                                                                 

8 )  Vegetable chap has to leave (9) MAN GET OUT
This PEA can be split 3,3,3 to demand that a chap leaves a place, or it is French for 'EAT ALL'.


9)  Perfect, looking to double score (6-6)  TWENTY TWENTY
This reference to perfect eyesight is the number referred to as a score written out twice.
   

10)  Outline renovation of hotel suite (10) SILHOUETTE
A final anagram (renovation ) of HOTEL SUITE
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Wed Nov 07 2018, 20:42
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1) charming  
2. TO BE OR NOT TO BE   (you gave answer Ray) I'm a notreet Jo Anne LOL
3) dodge
4) keep off the grass
5) pomp
6) iconic
7) bitchy
8 ) mangetout
9) twenty twenty
10) silhouette  

Evening Jo Anne.

Brilliant xwording, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Wed Nov 07 2018, 20:45
1 Charming
2 To be or not to be
3 Dodge
4 Keep off the grass
5 Pomp
6 Iconic
7 Bitchy
8 Mangetout
9 Twenty twenty
10 Silhouette
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Wed Nov 07 2018, 20:45
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A little late, but I'm assuming like me, nobody has been able to log on all day.

A very good evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Have a wander at these wonderous wordages.
Good luck.

WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

1)  Delightful Prince  (8 )   CHARMING
An easy one to start us off.
Can you suss it?
 

2)  Enter with a pair of boots possibly, to solve Hamlet’s dilemma.  (2, 2, 2, 3, 2, 2)
An anagram of ENTER and BOOT and BOOT.  TO BE OR NOT TO BE

3)  Avoid bumper car?, not quite (5)  DODGE
Another name for a bumper car with the last letter removed (not quite).
 

4)  Sign by restricted area.  (4, 3, 3, 5)   KKEEP OFF THE GRASS
Advice to those in rehab from drugs maybe.
 

5)  Ceremony takes politician to foreign river (4)  POMP
Crosswordland’s favourite 2 letter foreign river followed by the usual 2 letter politician.


6)  Section of Rubicon I consider very famous (6) ICONIC
In consecutive letters in the clue.
 

7)  Catty in a doggy way.  (6)   BITCHY
Can you suss it?      
                                                                 

8 )  Vegetable chap has to leave (9)   MAN GET OUT
This PEA can be split 3,3,3 to demand that a chap leaves a place, or it is French for 'EAT ALL'.


9)  Perfect, looking to double score (6-6)  TWENTY TWENTY
This reference to perfect eyesight is the number referred to as a score written out twice.
   

10)  Outline renovation of hotel suite (10)    SILHOUETTE
A final anagram (renovation ) of HOTEL SUITE

Evening Gassey.

Really excellent crosswording as usual.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Wed Nov 07 2018, 20:47
Thanks for those, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Wed Nov 07 2018, 20:48
@maureen wrote:1 Charming
2 To be or not to be
3 Dodge
4 Keep off the grass
5 Pomp
6 Iconic
7 Bitchy
8 Mangetout
9 Twenty twenty
10 Silhouette

Evening Mo.

Brilliant crosswording as ever, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Wed Nov 07 2018, 20:49
@jo anne wrote:Thanks for those, Ray Smile

You're very welcome Jo Anne very well played tonight.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Wed Nov 07 2018, 20:51
Thanks again Ray..so glad I didn't miss it.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Wed Nov 07 2018, 20:52
Evening Ray mate

I'm stumped with the last one in todays WEP
its a yedwarcher and any input is appreciated


How certain walkers make progress ?   12 letters

_U_E_O_T_D_ Y

any ideas mate its sending me round the bend scratch


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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Wed Nov 07 2018, 20:56
@maureen wrote:Thanks again Ray..so glad I didn't miss it.

CheersMo, so glad we're back to normal.

Very well played tonight, you're a natural
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Wed Nov 07 2018, 20:57
@Gassey wrote:Evening Ray mate

I'm stumped with the last one in todays WEP
its a yedwarcher and any input is appreciated


How certain walkers make progress ?   12 letters

_U_E_O_T_D_ Y

any ideas mate its sending me round the bend scratch

The answer is SUREFOOTEDLY.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Wed Nov 07 2018, 21:06
WOW thats brilliant Ray , I wouldn't
have slept tonight if I had'nt put that
in


Thanking you sir
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Wed Nov 07 2018, 21:08
You're very welcome Gassey.

An incomplete crossword drives me bananas too.

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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Wed Nov 07 2018, 22:34
Very well done to all the crossworders, the usual very high standard.


WR Cryptic Crossword Solutions 7-11-18

1) Delightful Prince (8 )
CHARMING

2) Enter with a pair of boots possibly, to solve Hamlet’s dilemma. ( 2, 2, 2,3, 2, )
TO BE OR NOT TO BE

3) Avoid bumper car?, not quite (5)
DODGE

4) Sign by restricted area. (4, 3, 3, 5)
KEEP OFF THE GRASS

5) Ceremony takes politician to foreign river (4)
POMP

6) Section of Rubicon I consider very famous (6)
ICONIC

7) Catty in a doggy way. (6)
BITCHY

8 ) Vegetable chap has to leave (9)
MANGETOUT

9) Perfect, looking to double score (6-6)
TWENTY - TWENTY

10) Outline renovation of hotel suite (10)
SILHOUETTE

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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Thu Nov 08 2018, 06:17
1. Charming


2. To be or not to be


3. Dodge


4. Keep off the grass


5. Pomp


6. Iconic


7. Bitchy


8. Mange tout


9. Twenty-twenty


10. Silhouette
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 7-11-18

on Thu Nov 08 2018, 09:55
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Charming


2. To be or not to be


3. Dodge


4. Keep off the grass


5. Pomp


6. Iconic


7. Bitchy


8. Mange tout


9. Twenty-twenty


10. Silhouette

Excellent crosswording mon amo, very well done.
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