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on Wed Feb 06 2019, 20:00
A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a try at these tantalising tit bits.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 6-2-19

1)   Bread supplied by emergency organisation in the middle of dinner (4)   _ _ _ _
An easy one to start us off.
The middle two letters of diNNer wrapped around one of the organisations that comes out to fix broken-down cars.
   

2)  Film Star unheard by Peru perhaps..  (6, 7)   _ _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (perhaps) of UNHEARD  BY  PERU.
     

3)  Greater than zero, sure.  (8 )   P _ _ _ _ _ _ E
.Can you suss the double definition?
     

4)  Short-term worker not on time to produce pattern (8 )  T _ _ _ _ _ _ E
A 4 letter word for a short term worker and a 4 letter word  for ‘ not on time’.


5) What skater on dodgy pond did?, overcame an awkward situation (5,3,3)   B _ _ _ _     T _ _      _ _ _
Double definition, the first being a literal result of skating on an insecure surface, the second being a metaphor for overcoming an awkward start to a meeting
 
                         
6)  Some nasty ranting despot.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  Like someone who supplies bowlers or bats.  (3, 2, 1, 6)   M _ _      _ _      _    H _ _ _ _ _
Bowlers in this case is headwear.
Bats in this case is crazy.
   

8 )  [u[Pipe[/u] diameter associated with showers..  (5)  D _ _ _ _
The abbreviation for diameter is joined to (associated with) some watery showers.


9)  Setters wretched existence.  (1, 4, 4)   A     D _ _ _     _ _ _ _
Setters in this case does not create crosswords, but has 4 legs.


10)  Fit to sail in other ways possibly.  (9)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (possibly) of OTHER  WAYS
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on Wed Feb 06 2019, 20:09
Evening, Ray Smile
1) naan
3)positive
4) template
5) broke the ice
6) tyrant
7) mad as a hatter
9) a dog’s life
10) seaworthy
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on Wed Feb 06 2019, 20:11
1 Naan
4 Template
5 Broke the ice
6 Tyrant
7 Mad as a hatter
8 Drain
10 Seaworthy
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on Wed Feb 06 2019, 20:12
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a try at these tantalising tit bits.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 6-2-19

1)   Bread supplied by emergency organisation in the middle of dinner (4)   _ _ _ _...NAAN
An easy one to start us off.
The middle two letters of diNNer wrapped around one of the organisations that comes out to fix broken-down cars.
   

2)  Film Star unheard by Peru perhaps..  (6, 7)   _ _ _ _ _ _       _ _ _ _ _ _ _...Audrey Hepburn
An anagram (perhaps) of UNHEARD  BY  PERU.
     

3)  Greater than zero, sure.  (8 )   P _ _ _ _ _ _ E...POSITIVE
.Can you suss the double definition?
     

4)  Short-term worker not on time to produce pattern (8 )  T _ _ _ _ _ _ E...TEMPLATE
A 4 letter word for a short term worker and a 4 letter word  for ‘ not on time’.


5) What skater on dodgy pond did?, overcame an awkward situation (5,3,3)   B _ _ _ _     T _ _      _ _ _
Double definition, the first being a literal result of skating on an insecure surface, the second being a metaphor for overcoming an awkward start to a meeting....BREAK THE ICE
 
                         
6)  Some nasty ranting despot.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...TYRANT
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  Like someone who supplies bowlers or bats.  (3, 2, 1, 6)   M _ _       _ _       _     H _ _ _ _ _....MAD AS A HATTER
Bowlers in this case is headwear.
Bats in this case is crazy.
   

8 )  [u[Pipe[/u] diameter associated with showers..  (5)  D _ _ _ _
The abbreviation for diameter is joined to (associated with) some watery showers.''''DRAIN


9)  Setters wretched existence.  (1, 4, 4)   A      D _ _ _      _ _ _ _...A DOGS LIFE
Setters in this case does not create crosswords, but has 4 legs.


10)  Fit to sail in other ways possibly.  (9)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _...SEAWORTHY
A final anagram (possibly) of OTHER  WAYS
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on Wed Feb 06 2019, 20:13
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a try at these tantalising tit bits.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 6-2-19

1)   Bread supplied by emergency organisation in the middle of dinner (4)   NAAN
An easy one to start us off.
The middle two letters of diNNer wrapped around one of the organisations that comes out to fix broken-down cars.
   

2)  Film Star unheard by Peru perhaps..  (6, 7)AUDREY HEPBURN
An anagram (perhaps) of UNHEARD  BY  PERU.
     

3)  Greater than zero, sure.  (8 )   POSITIVE
.Can you suss the double definition?
     

4)  Short-term worker not on time to produce pattern (Cool TEMPLATE
A 4 letter word for a short term worker and a 4 letter word  for ‘ not on time’.


5) What skater on dodgy pond did?, overcame an awkward situation (5,3,3)   BROKE THE ICE
Double definition, the first being a literal result of skating on an insecure surface, the second being a metaphor for overcoming an awkward start to a meeting
 
                         
6)  Some nasty ranting despot.  (6)   TYRANT
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  Like someone who supplies bowlers or bats.  (3, 2, 1, 6)   MAD AS A HATTER
Bowlers in this case is headwear.
Bats in this case is crazy.
   

8 )  [u[Pipe[/u] diameter associated with showers..  (5)  DRAIN
The abbreviation for diameter is joined to (associated with) some watery showers.


9)  Setters wretched existence.  (1, 4, 4)   A     DOGS LIFE
Setters in this case does not create crosswords, but has 4 legs.


10)  Fit to sail in other ways possibly.  (9)  SEAWORTHY
A final anagram (possibly) of OTHER  WAYS
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on Wed Feb 06 2019, 20:13
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile
1) naan WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
3)positive WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
4) template WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
5) broke the ice WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
6) tyrant WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
7) mad as a hatter WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
9) a dog’s life WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
10) seaworthy WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300

Evening Jo Anne.

Brilliantly played, well done in super quick time.
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on Wed Feb 06 2019, 20:15
@maureen wrote:1 Naan WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
4 Template WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
5 Broke the ice WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
6 Tyrant WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
7 Mad as a hatter WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
8 Drain WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
10 Seaworthy WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300


Evening Mo.

Straight off the mark as usual, well crossworded.
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on Wed Feb 06 2019, 20:18
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a try at these tantalising tit bits.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 6-2-19

1)   Bread supplied by emergency organisation in the middle of dinner (4)   _ _ _ _...NAAN WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
An easy one to start us off.
The middle two letters of diNNer wrapped around one of the organisations that comes out to fix broken-down cars.
   

2)  Film Star unheard by Peru perhaps..  (6, 7)   _ _ _ _ _ _       _ _ _ _ _ _ _...Audrey Hepburn WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
An anagram (perhaps) of UNHEARD  BY  PERU.
     

3)  Greater than zero, sure.  (8 )   P _ _ _ _ _ _ E...POSITIVE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
.Can you suss the double definition?
     

4)  Short-term worker not on time to produce pattern (8 )  T _ _ _ _ _ _ E...TEMPLATE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
A 4 letter word for a short term worker and a 4 letter word  for ‘ not on time’.


5) What skater on dodgy pond did?, overcame an awkward situation (5,3,3)   B _ _ _ _     T _ _      _ _ _
Double definition, the first being a literal result of skating on an insecure surface, the second being a metaphor for overcoming an awkward start to a meeting....BROKE THE ICE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
 
                         
6)  Some nasty ranting despot.  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...TYRANT WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  Like someone who supplies bowlers or bats.  (3, 2, 1, 6)   M _ _       _ _       _     H _ _ _ _ _....MAD AS A HATTER WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
Bowlers in this case is headwear.
Bats in this case is crazy.
   

8 )  [u[Pipe[/u] diameter associated with showers..  (5)  D _ _ _ _
The abbreviation for diameter is joined to (associated with) some watery showers.''''DRAIN WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300


9)  Setters wretched existence.  (1, 4, 4)   A      D _ _ _      _ _ _ _...A DOGS LIFE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
Setters in this case does not create crosswords, but has 4 legs.


10)  Fit to sail in other ways possibly.  (9)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _...SEAWORTHY WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
A final anagram (possibly) of OTHER  WAYS

Evening Mrs A.

Excellent crosswording in superfast time.
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on Wed Feb 06 2019, 20:19
Thanks for those, Ray Smile
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on Wed Feb 06 2019, 20:21
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a try at these tantalising tit bits.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 6-2-19

1)   Bread supplied by emergency organisation in the middle of dinner (4)   NAAN WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
An easy one to start us off.
The middle two letters of diNNer wrapped around one of the organisations that comes out to fix broken-down cars.
   

2)  Film Star unheard by Peru perhaps..  (6, 7)AUDREY HEPBURN WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
An anagram (perhaps) of UNHEARD  BY  PERU.
     

3)  Greater than zero, sure.  (8 )   POSITIVE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
.Can you suss the double definition?
     

4)  Short-term worker not on time to produce pattern (Cool TEMPLATE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
A 4 letter word for a short term worker and a 4 letter word  for ‘ not on time’.


5) What skater on dodgy pond did?, overcame an awkward situation (5,3,3)   BROKE THE ICE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
Double definition, the first being a literal result of skating on an insecure surface, the second being a metaphor for overcoming an awkward start to a meeting
 
                         
6)  Some nasty ranting despot.  (6)   TYRANT WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  Like someone who supplies bowlers or bats.  (3, 2, 1, 6)   MAD AS A HATTER WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
Bowlers in this case is headwear.
Bats in this case is crazy.
   

8 )  [u[Pipe[/u] diameter associated with showers..  (5)  DRAIN WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
The abbreviation for diameter is joined to (associated with) some watery showers.


9)  Setters wretched existence.  (1, 4, 4)   A     DOGS LIFE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
Setters in this case does not create crosswords, but has 4 legs.


10)  Fit to sail in other ways possibly.  (9)  SEAWORTHY WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 154235300
A final anagram (possibly) of OTHER  WAYS

Evening Gassey.

Super crosswording in super time.
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on Wed Feb 06 2019, 20:23
@jo anne wrote:Thanks for those, Ray Smile

You're very welcome Jo Anne, blimey you were quick.
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on Wed Feb 06 2019, 20:38
Thanks for another cracker Ray, wish my brain had been more in gear: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 653866608
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on Wed Feb 06 2019, 20:44
Thanks ever so Our Mo.

You did very well indeed, and super quick.

I expect you're still under-the-weather.
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on Wed Feb 06 2019, 21:11
EVENING RAY ANOTHER BELTING
ROUND OF CLUES , THANK YOU FOR
POSTING THESE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 709307421
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on Wed Feb 06 2019, 21:47
Thank you Gassey.

Another cracking round from you, well done.
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on Wed Feb 06 2019, 22:07
Very well done to all tonight's crossworders  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 3530011831  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 3530011831  WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 6-2-19 3530011831

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WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 6-2-19

1)   Bread supplied by emergency organisation in the middle of dinner (4)  
    NAAN      

2)  Film Star unheard by Peru perhaps..  (6, 7)  
 AUDREY  HEPBURN          

3)  Greater than zero, sure.  (8 )  
      POSITIVE  

4)  Short-term worker not on time to produce pattern (Cool  
 TEMPLATE  

5) What skater on dodgy pond did?, overcame an awkward situation (5,3,3)  
    BROKE  THE  ICE    
                         
6)  Some nasty ranting despot.  (6)  
  TYRANT    

7)  Like someone who supplies bowlers or bats.  (3, 2, 1, 6)  
       MAD AS A HATTER

8 )  [u[Pipe[/u] diameter associated with showers..  (5)  
DRAIN    

9)  Setters wretched existence.  (1, 4, 4)  
A  DOG’S  LIFE    

10)  Fit to sail in other ways possibly.  (9)  
SEAWORTHY  
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