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WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-2-19

on Wed Feb 13 2019, 20:00
A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a dabble at these diabolical dingbats.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 13-2-19

1)  Leaders of radical avant garde slated in tabloids (4)    _ _ _ _
An easy one to start us off.
"Leaders" in this case are first letters.
I'll let you work it out.


2)  Big party or, put another way, major bee (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (put another way) of MAJOR BEE.

 
3)  Legal document not charged for offers autonomy (4, 4)   _ _ _ _       _ _ _ _
Another word for ‘not charged for’ followed by a legal document which may be the last one you make.
 
 
4)  Soldiers getting angry get award.  (8, 5)   M _ _ _ _ _ _ Y       C _ _ _ S
An 8 letter word for SOLDIERS, and a 5 letter word for ANGRY.


5)  Acts of defiance from engineers attending electrical units (7)    R _ V _ _ _ _ S
The initials of one of the usual regiments of engineers followed by some units of electromotive force.
     
         
6)  Tempt with some different Ice cream. (6) _ _ _ _  _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Studying in a Berkshire town.  (7)   R _ _ _ _ _ _
A Berkshire town and a word for studying at University
   

8 )  [u[Animal[/u] getting more ‘eated.   (5)  O _ _ _ _
Can you suss it?


9)  Charm one’s way in.  (8 )   E _ _ _ _ _ _ E
Double definition, a word for the verb to CHARM, and also a WAY IN.
   

10)  Is a lemon sweet?.  (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram of IS A LEMON.  
Sweet in this case is DESSERT.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-2-19

on Wed Feb 13 2019, 20:08
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a dabble at these diabolical dingbats.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 13-2-19

1)  Leaders of radical avant garde slated in tabloids (4)    _ _ _ _....RAGS
An easy one to start us off.
"Leaders" in this case are first letters.
I'll let you work it out.


2)  Big party or, put another way, major bee (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _....JAMBOREE
An anagram (put another way) of MAJOR BEE.

 
3)  Legal document not charged for offers autonomy (4, 4)   _ _ _ _        _ _ _ _...FREE WILL
Another word for ‘not charged for’ followed by a legal document which may be the last one you make.
 
 
4)  Soldiers getting angry get award.  (8, 5)   M _ _ _ _ _ _ Y        C _ _ _ S....MILITARY CROSS
An 8 letter word for SOLDIERS, and a 5 letter word for ANGRY.


5)  Acts of defiance from engineers attending electrical units (7)    R _ V _ _ _ _ S....REVOLTES
The initials of one of the usual regiments of engineers followed by some units of electromotive force.
     
         
6)  Tempt with some different Ice cream. (6) _ _ _ _  _ _...ENTICE
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Studying in a Berkshire town.  (7)   R _ _ _ _ _ _...READING
A Berkshire town and a word for studying at University
   

8 )  [u[Animal[/u] getting more ‘eated.   (5)  O _ _ _ _
Can you suss it?


9)  Charm one’s way in.  (8 )   E _ _ _ _ _ _ E
Double definition, a word for the verb to CHARM, and also a WAY IN....ENTRANCE
   

10)  Is a lemon sweet?.  (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _,,,SEMOLINA
A final anagram of IS A LEMON.  
Sweet in this case is DESSERT.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-2-19

on Wed Feb 13 2019, 20:09
1 Rags
2 Jamboree
3 Last will ?
4 Military cross
5 Revolts
6 Entice
7 Reading
8 Otter
9 Entrance
10 Semolina
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-2-19

on Wed Feb 13 2019, 20:10
Evening, Ray Smile

1)  rags
2)  jamboree
3)  free will
4)  military cross
5)  revolts
6)  entice
7)  reading
8 )  otter
9)  entrance
10)  Semolina  
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-2-19

on Wed Feb 13 2019, 20:12
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a dabble at these diabolical dingbats.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 13-2-19

1)  Leaders of radical avant garde slated in tabloids (4)    _ _ _ _....RAGS
An easy one to start us off.
"Leaders" in this case are first letters.
I'll let you work it out.


2)  Big party or, put another way, major bee (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _....JAMBOREE
An anagram (put another way) of MAJOR BEE.

 
3)  Legal document not charged for offers autonomy (4, 4)   _ _ _ _        _ _ _ _...FREE WILL
Another word for ‘not charged for’ followed by a legal document which may be the last one you make.
 
 
4)  Soldiers getting angry get award.  (8, 5)   M _ _ _ _ _ _ Y        C _ _ _ S....MILITARY CROSS
An 8 letter word for SOLDIERS, and a 5 letter word for ANGRY.


5)  Acts of defiance from engineers attending electrical units (7)    R _ V _ _ _ _ S....REVOLTS
The initials of one of the usual regiments of engineers followed by some units of electromotive force.
     
         
6)  Tempt with some different Ice cream. (6) _ _ _ _  _ _...ENTICE
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Studying in a Berkshire town.  (7)   R _ _ _ _ _ _...READING
A Berkshire town and a word for studying at University
   

8 )  [u[Animal[/u] getting more ‘eated.   (5)  O _ _ _ _
Can you suss it?


9)  Charm one’s way in.  (8 )   E _ _ _ _ _ _ E
Double definition, a word for the verb to CHARM, and also a WAY IN....ENTRANCE
   

10)  Is a lemon sweet?.  (8 )   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _,,,SEMOLINA
A final anagram of IS A LEMON.  
Sweet in this case is DESSERT.

Evening Mrs A.

Absolutely brilliant, in super quick time too.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-2-19

on Wed Feb 13 2019, 20:13
Damn I missed number 8 Sad
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-2-19

on Wed Feb 13 2019, 20:14
@maureen wrote:1 Rags
2 Jamboree
3 Last will  ?
4 Military cross
5 Revolts
6 Entice
7 Reading
8 Otter
9 Entrance
10 Semolina

Evening Mo.

Totally brilliant, a 'full house' in super dooper time.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-2-19

on Wed Feb 13 2019, 20:16
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1)  rags
2)  jamboree
3)  free will
4)  military cross
5)  revolts
6)  entice
7)  reading
8 )  otter
9)  entrance
10)  Semolina  

Evening Jo Anne.
A fantastic bit of crosswording in fantastic time.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-2-19

on Wed Feb 13 2019, 20:18
@Admin wrote:Damn I missed number 8 Sad

Yes you did.

"more 'eated" think cockney.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-2-19

on Wed Feb 13 2019, 20:29
Thanks, Ray, (sometimes I’d have no clue without your clues) Very Happy
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-2-19

on Wed Feb 13 2019, 20:31
Thanks again for our Wednesday night treat..we're very grateful.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-2-19

on Wed Feb 13 2019, 20:34
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray, (sometimes I’d have no clue without your clues) Very Happy

I'm sure you could solve them on your own Jo Anne.

Anyroad, very well played indeed tonight
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-2-19

on Wed Feb 13 2019, 20:35
@maureen wrote:Thanks again for our Wednesday night treat..we're very grateful.

Thanks a lot Mo, you're very welcome.

You played a blinder as usual
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-2-19

on Wed Feb 13 2019, 22:10
Very well done to all the crossworders tonight.
The usual very high (and fast!!!!) standard.



WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS13-2-19

1) Leaders of radical avant garde slated in tabloids (4)
RAGS

2) Big party or, put another way, major bee (Cool
JAMBOREE

3) Legal document not charged for offers autonomy (4, 4)
FREE WILL

4) Soldiers getting angry get award. (8, 5)
MILITARY CROSS

5) Acts of defiance from engineers attending electrical units (7)
REVOLTS

6) Tempt with some different Ice cream. (6)
ENTICE

7) Studying in a Berkshire town. (7)
READING

8 ) [u[Animal[/u] getting more ‘eated. (5)
OTTER

9) Charm one’s way in. (8 )
ENTRANCE

10) Is a lemon sweet?. (8 )
SEMOLINA
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-2-19

on Thu Feb 14 2019, 09:50
1. Rags


2. Jamboree


3. Free will


4. Military Cross


5. Revolts


6. Entice


7. Reading


8. Otter


9. Entrance


10. Semolina
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 13-2-19

on Thu Feb 14 2019, 15:53
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Rags


2. Jamboree


3. Free will


4. Military Cross


5. Revolts


6. Entice


7. Reading


8. Otter


9. Entrance


10. Semolina

A really excellent bit of crosswording mon ami, very well done indeed.
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