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on Wed Jan 02 2019, 20:00
A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Get your brain cells round these bewildering bafflers.
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 2-1-19

1)  Fruit consumed by many (4)  _ _ _ _
An easy one to start us off.
A Roman numeral followed by the past tense of EAT.


2)  Scoundrels disturbing grouse.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (disturbing) of GROUSE
   

3)  Clergyman moved diagonally.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
Can you suss it?


4)  State the name of a Bee Gee’s song. (13)   M _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ S
A US State and a Bee Gee’s song.


5)  Women’s Institute’s admitting husband according to rumour (7)   W _ _ _ _ _ R
The plural abbreviation for Women’s Institute containing  (admitting) the abbreviation for husband, followed by a short Latin word for according to, or by means of.
   

6)  Prize required by astrophycist.. (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7) Inferior supporter precedes superior.. (6, 4)   S _ _ _ _ _      B _ _ _
Somebody who supports you in a vote, followed by a 4 letter word for SUPERIOR.


8 )  Keen perception having last word about copper. (6)  _ _ _ _ _ _
The last holy word around the elemental abbreviation for the metal copper.


9)  Stack of fruit in funny rhyme.  (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A citrus fruit followed by a haystack.


10)  Terrace rebuilt for provider of food.  (7)  _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (rebuilt) of TERRACE.
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on Wed Jan 02 2019, 20:08
1Date
2 Rogues
4Massachusetts
5Widower??
6 Trophy
7 Second best
8 Acumen
9 Limerick
10 Caterer
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on Wed Jan 02 2019, 20:15
@maureen wrote:1Date   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
2 Rogues  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
4Massachusetts  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
5Widower??   The clue word is RUMOUR Mo
6 Trophy  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
7 Second best  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
8 Acumen  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
9 Limerick  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
10 Caterer   WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300  

Incredible Crosswording Mo.

Can't believe how fast you have solved them.

I'm having problems C & Ping hence the late response.


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on Wed Jan 02 2019, 20:17
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Get your brain cells round these bewildering bafflers.
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 2-1-19

1)  Fruit consumed by many (4)  DATE
An easy one to start us off.
A Roman numeral followed by the past tense of EAT.


2)  Scoundrels disturbing grouse.  (6)   ROGUES
An anagram (disturbing) of GROUSE
   

3)  Clergyman moved diagonally.  (6)  BISHOP
Can you suss it?


4)  State the name of a Bee Gee’s song. (13)   MASSACHUSETTS
A US State and a Bee Gee’s song.


5)  Women’s Institute’s admitting husband according to rumour (7)   WHISPER
The plural abbreviation for Women’s Institute containing  (admitting) the abbreviation for husband, followed by a short Latin word for according to, or by means of.
   

6)  Prize required by astrophycist.. (6)   TROPHY
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7) Inferior supporter precedes superior.. (6, 4) SECOND BEST
Somebody who supports you in a vote, followed by a 4 letter word for SUPERIOR.


8 )  Keen perception having last word about copper. (6)  ACUMEN
The last holy word around the elemental abbreviation for the metal copper.


9)  Stack of fruit in funny rhyme.  (8 )   LIMERICK
A citrus fruit followed by a haystack.


10)  Terrace rebuilt for provider of food.  (7)  CATERER
A final anagram (rebuilt) of TERRACE.
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on Wed Jan 02 2019, 20:20
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to the Rejects crossworders.
Get your brain cells round these bewildering bafflers.
GOOD LUCK

WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 2-1-19

1)  Fruit consumed by many (4)  DATE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
An easy one to start us off.
A Roman numeral followed by the past tense of EAT.


2)  Scoundrels disturbing grouse.  (6)   ROGUES WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
An anagram (disturbing) of GROUSE
   

3)  Clergyman moved diagonally.  (6)  BISHOP WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
Can you suss it?


4)  State the name of a Bee Gee’s song. (13)   MASSACHUSETTS WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
A US State and a Bee Gee’s song.


5)  Women’s Institute’s admitting husband according to rumour (7)   WHISPER WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
The plural abbreviation for Women’s Institute containing  (admitting) the abbreviation for husband, followed by a short Latin word for according to, or by means of.
   

6)  Prize required by astrophycist.. (6)   TROPHY WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
In consecutive letters in the clue.

WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
7) Inferior supporter precedes superior.. (6, 4) SECOND BEST
Somebody who supports you in a vote, followed by a 4 letter word for SUPERIOR.


8 )  Keen perception having last word about copper. (6)  ACUMEN WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
The last holy word around the elemental abbreviation for the metal copper.


9)  Stack of fruit in funny rhyme.  (8 )   LIMERICK WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
A citrus fruit followed by a haystack.


10)  Terrace rebuilt for provider of food.  (7)  CATERER WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
A final anagram (rebuilt) of TERRACE.

Evening Gassey.

Brilliant crosswording as ever.
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on Wed Jan 02 2019, 20:22
Good evening Mo.

I was so taken aback with your speed, I forgot LOL Embarassed Very Happy

Clue 3 - Think Chess
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on Wed Jan 02 2019, 20:31
Too late Ray..I've seen Gasseys..I don't know much about chess..But thanks again for another belter...you're a cracker. WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 709307421
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on Wed Jan 02 2019, 20:33
@maureen wrote:Too late Ray..I've seen Gasseys..I don't know much about chess..But thanks again for another belter...you're a cracker. WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 709307421

Thanks a a lot Mo, glad you enjoyed.

Very well played indeed.
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on Wed Jan 02 2019, 20:44
Evening Ray Smile
1)  date
2)  rogues
3)  bishop
4)  Massachusetts
5)  whisper
6)  trophy
7) S _ _ _ _ _  boss
8 )  acuity
9)  limerick
10)  caterer
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on Wed Jan 02 2019, 20:54
@jo anne wrote:Evening Ray Smile
1)  date WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
2)  rogues WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
3)  bishop WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300 WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
4)  Massachusetts  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
5)  whisper  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
6)  trophy  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
7) S _ _ _ _ _  boss
8 )  acuity
9)  limerick  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300
10)  caterer WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300    

Evening Jo Anne.

Really excellent crosswording, very well played.
You just missed out on clues 7 and 8.
Took me 3 attempts to mark you, blinking thing wouldn't post.

EDIT - For some reason I didn't tick 'Massachsetts'. 


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on Wed Jan 02 2019, 21:08
Thanks for those, Ray Very Happy
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on Wed Jan 02 2019, 21:17
@jo anne wrote:Thanks for those, Ray Very Happy

You're very welcome Jo Anne.

Very well played tonight.
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on Wed Jan 02 2019, 22:20
Very well done to all tonight’s crossworders
A very high standard as usual.


WR CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 2-1-19

1) Fruit consumed by many (4)
DATE

2) Scoundrels disturbing grouse. (6)
ROGUES

3) Clergyman moved diagonally. (6)
BISHOP

4) State the name of a Bee Gee’s song. (13)
MASSACHUSETTS

5) Women’s Institute’s admitting husband according to rumour (7)
WHISPER

6) Prize required by astrophycist.. (6)
TROPHY

7) Inferior supporter precedes superior.. (6, 4)
SECOND BEST

8 ) Keen perception having last word about copper. (6)
ACUMEN

9) Stack of fruit in funny rhyme. (8 )
LIMERICK

10) Terrace rebuilt for provider of food. (7)
CATERER
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on Thu Jan 03 2019, 12:22
1. Date


2. Rogues


3. ?


4. Massachusetts


5. Whisper


6. Trophy


7. ?


8. Acumen


9. Limerick


10. Caterer
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on Thu Jan 03 2019, 12:27
Zut alors! Comment suis-je stupide? Je n'ai jamas pensé aux échecs!
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on Thu Jan 03 2019, 13:12
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Date WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300


2. Rogues WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300


3. ?

4. Massachusetts WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300


5. Whisper WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300


6. Trophy WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300


7. ?


8. Acumen WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300


9. Limerick WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300


10. Caterer WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 2-1-19 154235300

Very good crosswording mon ami

Just a couple missing.
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