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WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:00
A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a rummage through these really rarefied riddles.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 27-2-19

(1)  Airline meal? (4-3)   H _ _ _   -   T _ _
A pun on a meal you might have during the day.


2)  Quite sour cocktail is a shade of blue (9)
An anagram of QUITE SOUR


3)  Knock out in the manner of French marsupial (5)   _ _ _ _ _
The abbreviation of KNOCK OUT followed by how the French would say ‘IN THE MANNER OF’.  
     

4)  Short and extremely sexy movement made by woman.   (6)   C _ _ _ _ _
A 4 letter word meaning SHORT, followed by the extreme letters of SEXY.


5)  Difficult book about Russian money.  (11)   T _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E
A 4 letter word for a BOOK , about Russian currency.

                   
(6)  Elephant ominously circling ghostly figure. (7) _ _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Fish for the photographer? (7)  S __ _ _ _ R
How you might informally call a PHOTOGRAPHER.
     

(8 )  The French yell and make a sudden attack.  (4. 3)   L _ _ _      _ _ T
A 2 letter word for THE in French, followed by a word for YELL.


9)  Almost beyond heartless nut  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
Remove the middle letters (heartless) of ALMOST BEYOND.
 

10) I am nuts swimming in dangerous wave  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (swimming) of I AM NUTS.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:07
1 Hight tea
2 Turquoise
3 Koala
4 Curtesy
6 Phantom
7 Snapper
8 Lash out
9 Almond
10 Tsunami
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:08
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a rummage through these really rarefied riddles.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 27-2-19

(1)  Airline meal? (4-3)   H _ _ _    -    T _ _....High tea
A pun on a meal you might have during the day.


2)  Quite sour cocktail is a shade of blue (9) Turquoise
An anagram of QUITE SOUR


3)  Knock out in the manner of French marsupial (5)   _ _ _ _ _....KOALA
The abbreviation of KNOCK OUT followed by how the French would say ‘IN THE MANNER OF’.  
     

4)  Short and extremely sexy movement made by woman.   (6)   C _ _ _ _ _...CURTSY
A 4 letter word meaning SHORT, followed by the extreme letters of SEXY.


5)  Difficult book about Russian money.  (11)   T _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E..TROUBLESOME
A 4 letter word for a BOOK , about Russian currency.

                   
(6)  Elephant ominously circling ghostly figure. (7) _ _ _ _ _ _ PHANTOM
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Fish for the photographer? (7)  S __ _ _ _ R...SNAPPER
How you might informally call a PHOTOGRAPHER.
     

(8 )  The French yell and make a sudden attack.  (4. 3)   L _ _ _        _ _ T....LASH OUT
A 2 letter word for THE in French, followed by a word for YELL.


9)  Almost beyond heartless nut  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
Remove the middle letters (heartless) of ALMOST BEYOND.
 

10) I am nuts swimming in dangerous wave  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (swimming) of I AM NUTS.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:09
9 Almond
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:12
@maureen wrote:1 High tea
2 Turquoise
3 Koala
4 Curtsy
6 Phantom
7 Snapper
8 Lash out
9 Almond
10 Tsunami

Evening Mo.

Blimey, I can't believe how quick you've solved these, just brill.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:14
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a rummage through these really rarefied riddles.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 27-2-19

(1)  Airline meal? (4-3)   H _ _ _    -    T _ _....High tea
A pun on a meal you might have during the day.


2)  Quite sour cocktail is a shade of blue (9) Turquoise
An anagram of QUITE SOUR


3)  Knock out in the manner of French marsupial (5)   _ _ _ _ _....KOALA
The abbreviation of KNOCK OUT followed by how the French would say ‘IN THE MANNER OF’.  
     

4)  Short and extremely sexy movement made by woman.   (6)   C _ _ _ _ _...CURTSY
A 4 letter word meaning SHORT, followed by the extreme letters of SEXY.


5)  Difficult book about Russian money.  (11)   T _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E..TROUBLESOME
A 4 letter word for a BOOK , about Russian currency.

                   
(6)  Elephant ominously circling ghostly figure. (7) _ _ _ _ _ _ PHANTOM
In consecutive letters in the clue.


7)  Fish for the photographer? (7)  S __ _ _ _ R...SNAPPER
How you might informally call a PHOTOGRAPHER.
     

(8 )  The French yell and make a sudden attack.  (4. 3)   L _ _ _        _ _ T....LASH OUT
A 2 letter word for THE in French, followed by a word for YELL.


9)  Almost beyond heartless nut  (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
Remove the middle letters (heartless) of ALMOST BEYOND.
 

10) I am nuts swimming in dangerous wave  (7)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A final anagram (swimming) of I AM NUTS.

Evening Mrs A.

Just amazing how quick you've been, really well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:15
@Admin wrote:9 Almond

Well done
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:16
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a rummage through these really rarefied riddles.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 27-2-19

(1)  Airline meal? (4-3)   HIGH TEA
A pun on a meal you might have during the day.


2)  Quite sour cocktail is a shade of blue (9) TURQUOISE
An anagram of QUITE SOUR


3)  Knock out in the manner of French marsupial (5)   KOALA
The abbreviation of KNOCK OUT followed by how the French would say ‘IN THE MANNER OF’.  
     

4)  Short and extremely sexy movement made by woman.   (6)   CURTSY
A 4 letter word meaning SHORT, followed by the extreme letters of SEXY.


5)  Difficult book about Russian money.  (11)   TROUBLESOME
A 4 letter word for a BOOK , about Russian currency.

                   
(6)  Elephant ominously circling ghostly figure. (7) PHANTOM
In consecutive letters in the clue


7)  Fish for the photographer? (7)  SNAPPER
How you might informally call a PHOTOGRAPHER.
     

(8 )  The French yell and make a sudden attack.  (4. 3)   LASH OUT
A 2 letter word for THE in French, followed by a word for YELL.


9)  Almost beyond heartless nut  (6)   ALMOND
Remove the middle letters (heartless) of ALMOST BEYOND.
 

10) I am nuts swimming in dangerous wave  (7)  TSUNAMI
A final anagram (swimming) of I AM NUTS.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:18
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a rummage through these really rarefied riddles.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 27-2-19

(1)  Airline meal? (4-3)   HIGH TEA
A pun on a meal you might have during the day.


2)  Quite sour cocktail is a shade of blue (9) TURQUOISE
An anagram of QUITE SOUR


3)  Knock out in the manner of French marsupial (5)   KOALA
The abbreviation of KNOCK OUT followed by how the French would say ‘IN THE MANNER OF’.  
     

4)  Short and extremely sexy movement made by woman.   (6)   CURTSY
A 4 letter word meaning SHORT, followed by the extreme letters of SEXY.


5)  Difficult book about Russian money.  (11)   TROUBLESOME
A 4 letter word for a BOOK , about Russian currency.

                   
(6)  Elephant ominously circling ghostly figure. (7) PHANTOM
In consecutive letters in the clue


7)  Fish for the photographer? (7)  SNAPPER
How you might informally call a PHOTOGRAPHER.
     

(8 )  The French yell and make a sudden attack.  (4. 3)   LASH OUT
A 2 letter word for THE in French, followed by a word for YELL.


9)  Almost beyond heartless nut  (6)   ALMOND
Remove the middle letters (heartless) of ALMOST BEYOND.
 

10) I am nuts swimming in dangerous wave  (7)  TSUNAMI
A final anagram (swimming) of I AM NUTS.

Evening Gassey.

As ever, excellent xwording in super quick time.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:20
Evening, Ray Smile
1)  high tea
3)  koala
4)  curtsy
5)  troublesome
6)  phantom
7)  snapper
8 )  lash out
9)  Almond
10) tsunami
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:26
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile
1)  high tea
3)  koala
4)  curtsy
5)  troublesome
6)  phantom
7)  snapper
8 )  lash out
9)  Almond
10) tsunami

Evening Jo Anne.

Really excellent xwording as ever, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:30
Evening Ray , another belting set of
ponderous ( is that a word ) yedwarchers
many thanks for all your efforts , its much
appreciated
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:31
Thanks Ray..another good un' as usual.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:33
@Gassey wrote:Evening Ray , another belting set of
ponderous ( is that a word ) yedwarchers
many thanks for all your efforts , its much
appreciated

Thank you Gassey, nice to be appreciated.

Well done you tonight.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:34
@maureen wrote:Thanks Ray..another good un' as usual.

Thank you Our Mo, glad you enjoyed.

You were on fire tonight, well done.
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:34
Thanks, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 27-2-19

on Wed Feb 27 2019, 20:36
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Smile

You're very welcome Jo Anne.

You played a cracker tonight.
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