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WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:00 pm
A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Get your bonces round these brilliant brainstormers.
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 28-11-18

1) You and I will get record and express emotion (4) _ _ _ _
An easy one to start us off.
The pronoun for ‘you and I’ followed by an acronym for the sort of vinyl record which came between a single and an LP.


2) Fruit, normal, sweet, abnormal. (5, 6) _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagra[/b]m (abnormal) of NORMAL SWEET.


3) Embellish talk to be given at end of month (8 ) D _ _ _ _ _ _ E
The abbreviated form of the las month of the year, followed by a verb meaning ‘talk’ or ‘give a public speech’.


4) Bobby’s first to explore thicket (5) C _ _ _ _
A 4 letter slang word for the Police, followed by EXPLORE’s first.


5) Left behind a group one day (9) A _ _ _ _ _ _ _ D
Break down into 4 parts.
The ‘A’ from the clue.
A group of musicians.
The ONE from the clue, and finally the abbreviation for DAY.


6) Found in Waterstones, the right book. (6) _ _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.
Book in this case is The Hebrew Bible.


7) Second right-wing counter of votes might be a liar. (11) S _ _ _ _ T_ _ _ _ R
The abbreviation for second followed by a political right-winger and a counter of votes.


8 ) Time for ironing (7) E _ _ _ _ _ _
A double definition of a time of day and a description of ironing.


(9) Riders head off for Northern Vikings. (8 ) N _ _ _ _ _ _ N
Remove the first letter of a group of RIDERS and replace it with the abbreviation for NORTHERN.


10) European coming from Paris and wandering (8 )
A final anagram (wandering) of PARIS AND.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:12 pm
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Get your bonces round these brilliant brainstormers.
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 28-11-18

1)  You and I will get record and express emotion (4)    _ _ _ _...WEEP
An easy one to start us off.
The pronoun for ‘you and I’ followed by an acronym for the sort of vinyl record which came between a single and an LP.


2) Fruit, normal, sweet, abnormal.  (5, 6)   _ _ _ _ _      _ _ _ _ _ _.....LEMON SORBET
An anagra[/b]m (abnormal) of  NORMAL  SWEET.
 

3)  Embellish talk to be given at end of month (8 )  D _ _ _ _ _ _ E......DEC..ORATE
The abbreviated form of the las month of the year, followed by a verb meaning ‘talk’ or ‘give a public speech’.
   

4)  Bobby’s first to explore thicket (5)  C _ _ _ _ ....COPSE
A 4 letter slang word for the Police, followed by EXPLORE’s  first.


5) Left behind a group one day  (9)   A _ _ _ _ _ _ _ D...ABANDONED
Break down into 4 parts.
The ‘A’ from the clue.
A group of musicians.
The ONE from the clue, and finally the abbreviation for DAY.
   

 6)  Found in Waterstones, the right book.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _ESTHER
In consecutive letters in the clue.
Book in this case is The Hebrew Bible.
 

7)  Second right-wing counter of votes might be a liar. (11)   S _ _ _ _ T_ _ _ _ R..STORYTELLER
The abbreviation for second followed by a political right-winger and a counter of votes.


8 )  Time for ironing (7)  E _ _ _ _ _ _.....EVENING
A double definition of a time of day and a description of ironing.
 

(9)  Riders head off for Northern Vikings. (8 ) N _ _ _ _ _ _ N
Remove the first letter of a group of RIDERS and replace it with the abbreviation for NORTHERN.
   

10)  European coming from Paris and wandering  (8 )
A final anagram (wandering)  of PARIS AND.....SPANIARD
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:13 pm
1 Weep
3Describe
4 Copse
5 Abandon
7 Scrutineer
8 Evening
10 Spaniard
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:16 pm
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Get your bonces round these brilliant brainstormers.
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 28-11-18

1)  You and I will get record and express emotion (4)    _ _ _ _...WEEP
An easy one to start us off.
The pronoun for ‘you and I’ followed by an acronym for the sort of vinyl record which came between a single and an LP.


2) Fruit, normal, sweet, abnormal.  (5, 6)   _ _ _ _ _      _ _ _ _ _ _.....LEMON SORBET
An anagra[/b]m (abnormal) of  NORMAL  SWEET.
  It's an anagram of NORMAL SWEET

3)  Embellish talk to be given at end of month (8 )  D _ _ _ _ _ _ E......DEC..ORATE
The abbreviated form of the las month of the year, followed by a verb meaning ‘talk’ or ‘give a public speech’.
   

4)  Bobby’s first to explore thicket (5)  C _ _ _ _ ....COPSE
A 4 letter slang word for the Police, followed by EXPLORE’s  first.


5) Left behind a group one day  (9)   A _ _ _ _ _ _ _ D...ABANDONED
Break down into 4 parts.
The ‘A’ from the clue.
A group of musicians.
The ONE from the clue, and finally the abbreviation for DAY.
   

 6)  Found in Waterstones, the right book.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _ESTHER
In consecutive letters in the clue.
Book in this case is The Hebrew Bible.
 

7)  Second right-wing counter of votes might be a liar. (11)   S _ _ _ _ T_ _ _ _ R..STORYTELLER
The abbreviation for second followed by a political right-winger and a counter of votes.


8 )  Time for ironing (7)  E _ _ _ _ _ _.....EVENING
A double definition of a time of day and a description of ironing.
 

(9)  Riders head off for Northern Vikings. (8 ) N _ _ _ _ _ _ N
Remove the first letter of a group of RIDERS and replace it with the abbreviation for NORTHERN.
   

10)  European coming from Paris and wandering  (8 )
A final anagram (wandering)  of PARIS AND.....SPANIARD

Evening Mrs A.

Super dooper xwording, very well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:17 pm
9 Norsemen
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:18 pm
Evening, Ray Smile
1) weep
3) decorate
4) copse
5) abandoned
8 ) evening
10) Spaniard
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:20 pm
@maureen wrote:1 Weep
3Describe
4 Copse
5 Abandon
7 Scrutineer the clue word is LIAR Mo.
8 Evening :Tick
10 Spaniard

Evening Mo.

A really good attempt but two are wrong.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:21 pm
@maureen wrote:9 Norsemen

That's more like it Mo.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:22 pm
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Get your bonces round these brilliant brainstormers.
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 28-11-18

1)  You and I will get record and express emotion (4)   WEEP
An easy one to start us off.
The pronoun for ‘you and I’ followed by an acronym for the sort of vinyl record which came between a single and an LP.
,

2) Fruit, normal, sweet, abnormal.  (5, 6,) WATER MELONS
An anagra[/b]m (abnormal) of  NORMAL  SWEET.
 

3)  Embellish talk to be given at end of month (8 )  DECORATE
The abbreviated form of the las month of the year, followed by a verb meaning ‘talk’ or ‘give a public speech’.
   

4)  Bobby’s first to explore thicket (5)  COPSE
A 4 letter slang word for the Police, followed by EXPLORE’s  first.


5) Left behind a group one day  (9)   ABANDONED
Break down into 4 parts.
The ‘A’ from the clue.
A group of musicians.
The ONE from the clue, and finally the abbreviation for DAY.
   

 6)  Found in Waterstones, the right book.  (6)   ESTHER
In consecutive letters in the clue.
Book in this case is The Hebrew Bible.
 

7)  Second right-wing counter of votes might be a liar. (11)   STORY TELLER
The abbreviation for second followed by a political right-winger and a counter of votes.


8 )  Time for ironing (7) EVENING
A double definition of a time of day and a description of ironing.
 

(9)  Riders head off for Northern Vikings. (8 ) NORSEMEN
Remove the first letter of a group of RIDERS and replace it with the abbreviation for NORTHERN.
   

10)  European coming from Paris and wandering  (8 )
A final anagram (wandering)  of PARIS AND.
SPANIARD
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:23 pm
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile
1) weep
3) decorate
4) copse
5) abandoned
8 ) evening
10) Spaniard

Evening Jo Anne.

Very well crossworded indeed.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:24 pm
Thanks a lot Ray..methinks I'm losing me touch. Rolling Eyes
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:26 pm
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Get your bonces round these brilliant brainstormers.
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 28-11-18

1)  You and I will get record and express emotion (4)   WEEP
An easy one to start us off.
The pronoun for ‘you and I’ followed by an acronym for the sort of vinyl record which came between a single and an LP.
,

2) Fruit, normal, sweet, abnormal.  (5, 6,)  WATER MELONS
An anagra[/b]m (abnormal) of  NORMAL  SWEET.
 

3)  Embellish talk to be given at end of month (8 )  DECORATE
The abbreviated form of the las month of the year, followed by a verb meaning ‘talk’ or ‘give a public speech’.
   

4)  Bobby’s first to explore thicket (5)  COPSE
A 4 letter slang word for the Police, followed by EXPLORE’s  first.


5) Left behind a group one day  (9)   ABANDONED
Break down into 4 parts.
The ‘A’ from the clue.
A group of musicians.
The ONE from the clue, and finally the abbreviation for DAY.
   

 6)  Found in Waterstones, the right book.  (6)   ESTHER
In consecutive letters in the clue.
Book in this case is The Hebrew Bible.
 

7)  Second right-wing counter of votes might be a liar. (11)   STORY TELLER
The abbreviation for second followed by a political right-winger and a counter of votes.


8 )  Time for ironing (7)    EVENING
A double definition of a time of day and a description of ironing.
 

(9)  Riders head off for Northern Vikings. (8 ) NORSEMEN
Remove the first letter of a group of RIDERS and replace it with the abbreviation for NORTHERN.
   

10)  European coming from Paris and wandering  (8 )
A final anagram (wandering)  of PARIS AND.
  SPANIARD

Evening Gassey.
A really good solid bit of crosswording, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:28 pm
@maureen wrote:Thanks a lot Ray..methinks I'm losing me touch.  Rolling Eyes

You've done very well Our Mo, but I have seen you do better LOL!!!!  Embarassed  Very Happy

Try a Guinness like me LOL.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:32 pm
That's good advice our Ray..lol..I will. Very Happy
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:35 pm
Evening Ray , thanks as ever for the crossy
clues , Tuesday's highspot.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:36 pm
@Gassey wrote:Evening Ray , thanks as ever for the crossy
clues , Tuesday's highspot.

Thank you, you're very welcome Gassey.

It also might be Wednesday's high spot !!!!! LOL Laughing
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:43 pm
Yeah Wednesday Ray , Embarassed  me heads not
screwed on today
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:45 pm
LOL Very Happy

It was screwed on enough to do a cracking bit of crosswording, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 9:00 pm
Thanks for those, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 9:01 pm
Cheers Jo Anne.

Very well played tonight      
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 28-11-18

on Wed Nov 28, 2018 10:11 pm
Very well played to all tonight's crossworders  


WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 28-11-18

1)  You and I will get record and express emotion (4)  
WEEP  

2)  Fruit, normal, sweet, abnormal.  (5, 6)  
  WATER  MELONS  

3)  Embellish talk to be given at end of month (8 )
      DECORATE    

4)  Bobby’s first to explore thicket (5)
COPSE  

5)  Left behind a group one day  (9)  
    ABANDONED    

 6)  Found in Waterstones, the right book.  (6)  
    ESTHER        

7)  Second right-wing counter of votes might be a liar. (11)  
STORYTELLER    

8 )  Time for ironing  (7)  
      EVENING    

(9)  Riders head off for Northern Vikings. (8 )
       NORSEMEN    

10)  European coming from Paris and wandering  (8 )
SPANIARD
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