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WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 7:58 pm
A very Good Evening to you Rejects crossworders.
Get your bonces around these beautiful befuddlements..
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 21-11-18  

1)  Sweet that’s doubly good in France. (6)  B _ _ B _ _
An easy one to start us off.
Can you suss it?


2)  A capItal in Asia, bad bad bad.   (5, 5)   _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (bad) of ASIA BAD BAD.
 

3)  Work before on dry area — light work (8 )  O _ _ _ _ _ _ _
Begin with the abbreviation for a musical work. Add the poetic form of the word before. Add the abbreviation for one who abstains from taking alcohol and finally add the abbreviation for area.


4)    Servant rumoured to be after money is immediately available (5-4)  R _ _ _ _     M _ _ _
A slang word for cash, money and a homophone of a name for a female domestic servant.


5)  Leave Virginia with an elk. (7)  V_ _ _ _ _ _ _
The abbreviation of the US state of Virginia, followed by another name for an ELK.
     

6)   Partial to sins, even though heaven so blissful? (7))   _ _ _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.
 

7)  Greatly enjoy pickles (6)  R _ _ _ _ _
A double definition’
Can you suss it?
       

8 )  Leather worker finding old coin.  (6)   T _ _ _ _ R
No  help..


9)  Station making rulers annoyed.  (5, 5)  K _ _ _ _      C_ _ _ _
The name of a train station, can you suss it?


10)  Pointed at badly run Gala.  (7)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (badly) of RUN  GALA
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:02 pm
I slipped with my mouse and sent he post 2 minutes early LOL Embarassed Very Happy
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:09 pm
Evening, Ray Smile
1)  bonbon
2)  Addis ababa
4)  Ready made
5)  vamoose
7)  relishes
8 )  tanner
9)  kings cross
10)  angular
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:11 pm
1 Bon Bon
4 Ready made
5 Vamoose
6 Seventh
7 Relish
8 Tanner
9 Kings cross
10 Angular
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:15 pm
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile
1)  bonbon
2)  Addis ababa
4)  Ready made
5)  vamoose
7)  relish
8 )  tanner
9)  kings cross
10)  angular

Evening Jo Anne.

Just super crosswording. well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:18 pm
@maureen wrote:1 Bon Bon
4 Ready made
5 Vamoose
6 Seventh:Tick:
7 Relish
8 Tanner
9 Kings cross
10 Angular

Evening Mo.

Brilliant crosswording as usual, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:20 pm
Thanks, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:21 pm
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects crossworders.
Get your bonces around these beautiful befuddlements..
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 21-11-18  

1)  Sweet that’s doubly good in France. (6)  BON BON
An easy one to start us off.
Can you suss it?


2)  A capItal in Asia, bad bad bad.   (5, 5)   _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (bad) of ASIA BAD BAD.
 

3)  Work before on dry area — light work (8 )  OPERATTA
Begin with the abbreviation for a musical work. Add the poetic form of the word before. Add the abbreviation for one who abstains from taking alcohol and finally add the abbreviation for area.


4)    Servant rumoured to be after money is immediately available (5-4)  READY MADE

A slang word for cash, money and a homophone of a name for a female domestic servant.


5)  Leave Virginia with an elk. (7)  VAMOOSE
The abbreviation of the US state of Virginia, followed by another name for an ELK.
     

6)   Partial to sins, even though heaven so blissful? (7) SEVENTH
In consecutive letters in the clue.
 

7)  Greatly enjoy pickles (6)  RELISH
A double definition’
Can you suss it?
       

8 )  Leather worker finding old coin.  (6)   TANNER
No  help..


9)  Station making rulers annoyed.  (5, 5)  KINGS   CROSS
The name of a train station, can you suss it?


10)  Pointed at badly run Gala.  (7) ANGULAR
A final anagram (badly) of RUN  GALA
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:21 pm
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects crossworders.
Get your bonces around these beautiful befuddlements..
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 21-11-18  

1)  Sweet that’s doubly good in France. (6)  B _ _ B _ _... Bon Bon
An easy one to start us off.
Can you suss it?


2)  A capItal in Asia, bad bad bad.   (5, 5)   _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _ _....Saudi Arabia
An anagram (bad) of ASIA BAD BAD.
 

3)  Work before on dry area — light work (8 )  O _ _ _ _ _ _ _....OPERETTA
Begin with the abbreviation for a musical work. Add the poetic form of the word before. Add the abbreviation for one who abstains from taking alcohol and finally add the abbreviation for area.


4)    Servant rumoured to be after money is immediately available (5-4)  R _ _ _ _     M _ _ _ READY MADE
A slang word for cash, money and a homophone of a name for a female domestic servant.


5)  Leave Virginia with an elk. (7)  V_ _ _ _ _ _ _ ....VACATION
The abbreviation of the US state of Virginia, followed by another name for an ELK.
     

6)   Partial to sins, even though heaven so blissful? (7))   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ ...SEVENTH
In consecutive letters in the clue.
 

7)  Greatly enjoy pickles (6)  R _ _ _ _ _...RELISH
A double definition’
Can you suss it?
       

8 )  Leather worker finding old coin.  (6)   T _ _ _ _ R....TANNER
No  help..


9)  Station making rulers annoyed.  (5, 5)  K _ _ _ _      C_ _ _ _....KINGS CROSS
The name of a train station, can you suss it?


10)  Pointed at badly run Gala.  (7)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _......ANGULAR
A final anagram (badly) of RUN  GALA
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:24 pm
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Smile

You're very welcome Jo Anne.

Can't believe how quick you were.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:26 pm
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects crossworders.
Get your bonces around these beautiful befuddlements..
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 21-11-18  

1)  Sweet that’s doubly good in France. (6)  BON BON
An easy one to start us off.
Can you suss it?


2)  A capItal in Asia, bad bad bad.   (5, 5)   _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (bad) of ASIA BAD BAD.
 

3)  Work before on dry area — light work (8 )  OPERATTA
Begin with the abbreviation for a musical work. Add the poetic form of the word before. Add the abbreviation for one who abstains from taking alcohol and finally add the abbreviation for area.


4)    Servant rumoured to be after money is immediately available (5-4)  READY MADE

A slang word for cash, money and a homophone of a name for a female domestic servant.


5)  Leave Virginia with an elk. (7)  VAMOOSE
The abbreviation of the US state of Virginia, followed by another name for an ELK.
     

6)   Partial to sins, even though heaven so blissful? (7) SEVENTH
In consecutive letters in the clue.
 

7)  Greatly enjoy pickles (6)  RELISH
A double definition’
Can you suss it?
       

8 )  Leather worker finding old coin.  (6)   TANNER
No  help..


9)  Station making rulers annoyed.  (5, 5)  KINGS   CROSS
The name of a train station, can you suss it?


10)  Pointed at badly run Gala.  (7) ANGULAR
A final anagram (badly) of RUN  GALA

Evening Gassey.

Excellent crosswording as ever, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:27 pm
Thanks Ray,that was another good one.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:30 pm
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you Rejects crossworders.
Get your bonces around these beautiful befuddlements..
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 21-11-18  

1)  Sweet that’s doubly good in France. (6)  B _ _ B _ _... Bon Bon
An easy one to start us off.
Can you suss it?


2)  A capItal in Asia, bad bad bad.   (5, 5)   _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _ _....Saudi Arabia
An anagram (bad) of ASIA BAD BAD.
 

3)  Work before on dry area — light work (8 )  O _ _ _ _ _ _ _....OPERETTA
Begin with the abbreviation for a musical work. Add the poetic form of the word before. Add the abbreviation for one who abstains from taking alcohol and finally add the abbreviation for area.


4)    Servant rumoured to be after money is immediately available (5-4)  R _ _ _ _     M _ _ _   READY MADE
A slang word for cash, money and a homophone of a name for a female domestic servant.


5)  Leave Virginia with an elk. (7)  V_ _ _ _ _ _ _ ....VACATION
The abbreviation of the US state of Virginia, followed by another name for an ELK.
     

6)   Partial to sins, even though heaven so blissful? (7))   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ ...SEVENTH
In consecutive letters in the clue.
 

7)  Greatly enjoy pickles (6)  R _ _ _ _ _...RELISH
A double definition’
Can you suss it?
       

8 )  Leather worker finding old coin.  (6)   T _ _ _ _ R....TANNER
No  help..


9)  Station making rulers annoyed.  (5, 5)  K _ _ _ _      C_ _ _ _....KINGS CROSS
The name of a train station, can you suss it?


10)  Pointed at badly run Gala.  (7)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _......ANGULAR
A final anagram (badly) of RUN  GALA

Evening Mrs A.

An excellent bot of crosswording, very well done.

The LEAVE of clue 5 is to GO AWAY.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:31 pm
@maureen wrote:Thanks Ray,that was another good one.

Cheers Mo, very well done.

Can't believe how quick you were
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:34 pm
Cheers |RMJ have one on me

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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:40 pm
@Admin wrote:Cheers |RMJ have one on me


Cheer Mrs A.

I had a can with my 'tea'.

It knocked me out, but thankfully I woke up at 7-50 just before the cryptics,
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:45 pm
Thanks once again for the cryptics Ray:TU:
The Asian capital is a yed warcher scratch
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:51 pm
@Gassey wrote:Thanks once again for the cryptics Ray:TU:
The Asian capital is a yed warcher scratch

LOL !!!!!

Thanks a bunch Gassey, very well played you.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 9:43 pm
1. Bonbon


2. Addis Ababa


3. Operetta


4. Ready Made


5. Vamoose (Why are there 8 spaces?)


6. Seventh?


7. Revels?


8. Tanner


9. King's Cross


10. Angular?
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 9:48 pm
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Bonbon  


2. Addis Ababa


3. Operetta


4. Ready Made


5. Vamoose (Why are there 8 spaces?)    because I'm a twonk !!!!!!!!


6. Seventh?


7. Revels?


8. Tanner


9. King's Cross


10. Angular?  

Very well played indeed mon ami.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 21-11-18

on Wed Nov 21, 2018 10:04 pm
Very well done to all tonight's crossworders         .



WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 21-11-18  

1)  Sweet that’s doubly good in France. (6)
 BONBON  

2)  A capItal in Asia, bad bad bad.   (5, 5)  
   ADDIS  ABABA  

3)  Work before on dry area — light work (Cool
  OPERETTA        

4)    Servant rumoured to be after money is immediately available (5-4)  
 READY -MADE      

5)  Leave Virginia with an elk. (7)
       VAMOOSE    

6)   Partial to sins, even though heaven so blissful? (7))  
    SEVENTH        

7)  Greatly enjoy pickles (6)  R _ _ _ _ _
        RELISH        

8 )  Leather worker finding old coin.  (6)  
No help..
 TANNER    

9)  Station making rulers annoyed.  (5, 5)  
 KINGS CROSS    

10)  Pointed at badly run Gala.  (7)  
ANGULAR
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