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on Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:00 pm
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A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a blast at these blinkin’ baffling brainteasers.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 13-3-19

(1)  Working daily, in theory (2,5)   O _     P _ _ _ _
An easy one to start us off.
The regular term meaning WORKING is followed by a daily, the Daily Telegraph is an example.


2)  One enters her tent drunk, this could be unlucky (8 )
The Roman numeral for ONE is inserted in (enters) an anagram (drunk) of HER TENT


3)  Deceive Bishop in the morning having first drop of lime in alcoholic drink (9)   B _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E
Begin with the single letter abbreviation for BISHOP, add the two-lettered abbreviation denoting the period before noon.
Add a slang term meaning alcohol into which you need to insert the first letter of the word LIME.
   

4)  How the young impatiently question progress towards objective.   (3, 2, 5, 3)  A _ _      W _      T _ _ _ _      Y _ _
Can you suss it?


5)  Dear former partner lost in thought (9)   E _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E
A two letter word for a former lover or partner followed by a seven letter word meaning lost in thought.
DEAR in this case means not cheap.

                   
6)  Old car with restricted amount of actual leg room (7)
In consecutive letters within the clue.


7)  Military order bridge as a concentration measure. (9, 4)   A _ _ _ _ _ _ _ N      S _ _ _
A military command followed by how you might describe a BRIDGE.
   

8 )  Pulse taken by lady shortly going round hospital department (6)  L _ _ _ _ _
This pulse is a vegetable (which makes excellent soup),  an abbreviated form of a lady’s name goes around our usual 3 letter hospital department.


9)  Stay in bed, remain, to prepare for ambush  (3,2,4)   _ _ _      _ _      W _ _ _
A phrase meaning to stay in bed followed by a verb meaning to remain.
 

10)  Seat of learning developing virtues in youth primarily.  (10)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
An anagram (developing) of  VIRTUES IN and (Y)outh primarily.

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on Wed Mar 13, 2019 9:50 pm
I have to say they are simple enough ingredients, looks good.

We bought ourselves a Morphy Richards ‘Soup & Saute’ soupmaker about 12 months

ago, but have hardly used it.

It sits on the kitchen worktop, and of all things, I gave it a wipe down this morning.
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on Wed Mar 13, 2019 10:06 pm
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WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 13-3-19

(1) Working daily, in theory (2,5)
ON PAPER:

2) One enters her tent drunk, this could be unlucky (8 )
THIRTEEN

3) Deceive Bishop in the morning having first drop of lime in alcoholic drink (9)
BAMBOOZLE

4) How the young impatiently question progress towards objective. (3, 2, 5, 3)
ARE WE THERE YET

5) Dear former partner lost in thought (9)
EXPENSIVE

6) Old car with restricted amount of actual leg room (7)
ALLEGRO

7) Military order bridge as a concentration measure. (9, 4)
ATTENTION SPAN

8 ) Pulse taken by lady shortly going round hospital department (6)
LENTIL

9) Stay in bed, remain, to prepare for ambush (3,2,4)
LIE IN WAIT

10) Seat of learning developing virtues in youth primarily. (10)
UNIVERSITY
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