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WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:00
A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Get your heads round these highbrow horrors.
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 19-12-18

1)  Bird that is raw beginner  (6)  R _ _ _ _ _
A 4 letter bird followed by the 2 letter abbreviation for THAT IS.


2)  Intense dislike of tangled thread.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (tangled) of THREAD


3)  Exciting part of serial, don’t drop off.  (11)  C _ _ _ _ H _ _ _ _ R
Serial in this case is a TV serial.
Can you suss it?
 

4)  One is perhaps popped in the bath. (4,6)  S _ _ _       B _ _ _ _ E
Can you suss it?


5)  Subtle changes in meaning was new once they say..  (6)    _ _ _ _ _ _
Sounds like NEW ONCE..
   

6)  Anaesthetic used in some therapy.  (5)  _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  Hand over currency and avoid responsibility. (4, 3, 4)   P _ _ _     T _ _     B _ _ _
Currency in this case is American, can you  suss it.
 

8 )  Hot glow of anger after experience with BA (9)  F _ _ _ _ _ _ _ T
A 3 letter word for anger inside what you might call  a trip with British Airways


9)  Condition of Russian fighter’s low grade after downpour.  (8 )   M _ _ _ _ _ _ E
A 3 letter Russian fighter plane, followed by a 4 letter downpour, followed by a low exam grade, to give a medical condition.


10)  Composer from Harlem.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram of HARLEM.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:11
1 Rookie
2 Hatred
3 Cliffhanger
5 Nuance
7 Pass the buck
8 Firefight???
9 Migraine
10 Mahler
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:11
4 Soap bubble
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:12
6 Ether
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:20
@maureen wrote:1 Rookie
2 Hatred
3 Cliffhanger
5 Nuance
7 Pass the buck
8 Firefight??? not quite, change the 'F'.
9 Migraine
10 Mahler

Evening Mo.

Super dooper quizzing, very well done in double quick time.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:21
@maureen wrote:4 Soap bubble

That's the bunny Mo.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:22
8 Firelight
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:23
@maureen wrote:6 Ether

Very well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:24
@maureen wrote:8 Firelight    

That's better Mo.

IRE in FLIGHT.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:25
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Get your heads round these highbrow horrors.
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 19-12-18

1)  Bird that is raw beginner  (6)  ROOKIE
A 4 letter bird followed by the 2 letter abbreviation for THAT IS.


2)  Intense dislike of tangled thread.  (6)   HATRED
An anagram (tangled) of THREAD


3)  Exciting part of serial, don’t drop off.  (11)  CLIFFHANGER
Serial in this case is a TV serial.
Can you suss it?
 

4)  One is perhaps popped in the bath. (4,6)  SOAP       BUBBLE
Can you suss it?


5)  Subtle changes in meaning was new once they say..  (6)    _ _ _ _ _ _
Sounds like NEW ONCE..
   

6)  Anaesthetic used in some therapy.  (5)  ETHER
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  Hand over currency and avoid responsibility. (4, 3, 4)  PASS THE BUCK
Currency in this case is American, can you  suss it.
 

8 )  Hot glow of anger after experience with BA (9)  FIRELIGHT
A 3 letter word for anger inside what you might call  a trip with British Airways


9)  Condition of Russian fighter’s low grade after downpour.  (8 )   MIGRAINE
A 3 letter Russian fighter plane, followed by a 4 letter downpour, followed by a low exam grade, to give a medical condition.


10)  Composer from Harlem.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram of HARLEM.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:29
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Get your heads round these highbrow horrors.
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 19-12-18

1)  Bird that is raw beginner  (6)  ROOKIE
A 4 letter bird followed by the 2 letter abbreviation for THAT IS.


2)  Intense dislike of tangled thread.  (6)   HATRED
An anagram (tangled) of THREAD


3)  Exciting part of serial, don’t drop off.  (11)  CLIFFHANGER
Serial in this case is a TV serial.
Can you suss it?
 

4)  One is perhaps popped in the bath. (4,6)  SOAP       BUBBLE
Can you suss it?


5)  Subtle changes in meaning was new once they say..  (6)    _ _ _ _ _ _
Sounds like NEW ONCE..
   

6)  Anaesthetic used in some therapy.  (5)  ETHER
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  Hand over currency and avoid responsibility. (4, 3, 4)  PASS THE BUCK
Currency in this case is American, can you  suss it.
 

8 )  Hot glow of anger after experience with BA (9)  FIRELIGHT
A 3 letter word for anger inside what you might call  a trip with British Airways


9)  Condition of Russian fighter’s low grade after downpour.  (8 )   MIGRAINE
A 3 letter Russian fighter plane, followed by a 4 letter downpour, followed by a low exam grade, to give a medical condition.


10)  Composer from Harlem.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram of HARLEM.


Evening Gassey.

Excellent crosswording, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:30
Evening, Ray Smile
1)  rookie
2)  hatred
3)  cliffhanger

5)  nuance
6)  ether
7)  pass the buck
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:35
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile
1)  rookie
2)  hatred
3)  cliffhanger

5)  nuance
6)  ether
7)  pass the buck

Evening Jo Anne.

Excellent Xwording as always, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:38
Thanks again Ray..glad I didn't miss it this week..enjoy your supper.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:41
@maureen wrote:Thanks again Ray..glad I didn't miss it this week..enjoy your supper.

Cheers Mo.

I think you're back to your brilliant self again well done.

Toast and Philadelphia cheese spread later.

I had a Guinness with my tea.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:54
Thanks, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:57
@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 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 20:59
Another cracker Ray , keep um coming
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 21:03
@Gassey wrote:Another cracker Ray , keep um coming

Will do Gassey.

Very well played indeed.

You only missed Clue 5.

Sounds like NEW ONCE = NUANCE.


EDIT -You missed Clue 10 too, which is the composer MAHLER.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 21:46
Very well done to all tonight’s crossworders
A very high standard as usual.



WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS  19-12-18

1)  Bird that is raw beginner  (6)  
 ROOKIE        

2)  Intense dislike of tangled thread.  (6)  
HATRED    

3)  Exciting part of serial, don’t drop off.  (6)  
CLIFFHANGER    

4)  One is perhaps popped in the bath. (4,6)  
SOAP  BUBBLE    

5)  Subtle changes in meaning was new once they say..  (6)    
     NUANCE    

6)  Anaesthetic used in some therapy.  (5)
 ETHER    

7)  Hand over currency and avoid responsibility. (4, 3, 4)  
 PASS  THE  BUCK    

8 )  Hot glow of anger after experience with BA (9
 FIRELIGHT    

9)  Condition of Russian fighter’s low grade after downpour.  (8 )  
 MIGRAINE    

10)  Composer from Harlem.  (6)  
 MAHLER   [/color]
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 22:13
1. Rookie


2. Hatred


3. Cliffhanger


4. Soap Bubble


5. Nuance


6. Ether


7. Pass the buck


8. Firelight


9. Migraine


10. Mahler
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 19-12-18

on Wed 19 Dec 2018 - 22:19
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Rookie  


2. Hatred


3. Cliffhanger


4. Soap Bubble


5. Nuance


6. Ether  


7. Pass the buck


8. Firelight  


9. Migraine


10. Mahler  


Evening mon ami.

Very well played indeed, good to see you posting on this rather 'thin' thread.
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