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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:00
A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a jab at these judiciously juicy jabberwockies.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 12-6-19

1)  Huge tank storing sulphur (4)   _ _ _ _
An easy one to start us off.
A large tank used for storing liquids is itself storing the chemical symbol for SULPHUR
   

2)  Food store enticed sales all over the shop (12)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
A straightforward anagram (all over the shop) of ENTICED SALES.


3)  Two teams filing past, shoulder to shoulder (4,2,4)   S _ _ _    _ _     S _ _ _
One team alongside another


4)  Hit dog biting Daughter  (7)   C _ _ _ _ _ _
A sheep herding dog with the abbreviation for DAUGHTER  (biting) inside.


5)  Bird in dispute, twice.  (7)   S _ _ _ _ _ _
A four letter word for a fight, maybe in boxing,  followed by a three letter word for an argument or dispute..


6)  Allow only some children, a blessing! (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _
In consecutive letters within the clue.
 

7)  Plain situation requiring a microscope? (3,4,2,4,2)   N _ _     M _ _ _     _ _      L _ _ _      A _
If it requires a microscope, it’s of no size.
PLAIN in this case means ordinary.
 

8 )  Authentic sounding Highland dance?  (4)   _ _ _ _
This highland dance sounds like a word meaning authentic.


9)  Insulting language from America imprisoned by Lincoln. (5)   _  _ _ _ _
The usual 2 letter AMERICAN inside (imprisoned) the abbreviation of Lincoln’s first name.


10)  Upright canons hit out (9)
A final anagram (out) of CANONS HIT
UPRIGHT in this case is architectural.
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:10
2 Delicatessen
3Side by side
4 Collide
5Sparrow
6Enable
8 Reel
9 Abuse
10 Stanchion
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:13
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a jab at these judiciously juicy jabberwockies.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 12-6-19

1)  Huge tank storing sulphur (4)   _ _ _ _...VAST
An easy one to start us off.
A large tank used for storing liquids is itself storing the chemical symbol for SULPHUR
   

2)  Food store enticed sales all over the shop (12)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _DELICATESSEN
A straightforward anagram (all over the shop) of ENTICED SALES.


3)  Two teams filing past, shoulder to shoulder (4,2,4)   S _ _ _     _ _      S _ _ _...SIDE BY SIDE
One team alongside another


4)  Hit dog biting Daughter  (7)   C _ _ _ _ _ _.....COLLIDE
A sheep herding dog with the abbreviation for DAUGHTER  (biting) inside.


5)  Bird in dispute, twice.  (7)   S _ _ _ _ _ _....SPARROW
A four letter word for a fight, maybe in boxing,  followed by a three letter word for an argument or dispute..


6)  Allow only some children, a blessing! (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...ENABLE
In consecutive letters within the clue.
 

7)  Plain situation requiring a microscope? (3,4,2,4,2)   N _ _      M _ _ _       _ _       L _ _ _       A _...NOT MUCH TO LOOK AT
If it requires a microscope, it’s of no size.
PLAIN in this case means ordinary.
 

8 )  Authentic sounding Highland dance?  (4)   _ _ _ _...REEL
This highland dance sounds like a word meaning authentic.


9)  Insulting language from America imprisoned by Lincoln. (5)   _  _ _ _ _
The usual 2 letter AMERICAN inside (imprisoned) the abbreviation of Lincoln’s first name.


10)  Upright canons hit out (9)
A final anagram (out) of CANONS HIT
UPRIGHT in this case is architectural.
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:14
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:16
@maureen wrote:2 Delicatessen WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
3Side by side WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
4 Collide:Tick:
5Sparrow WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
6Enable WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
8 Reel WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
9 Abuse WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
10 Stanchion WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300

Evening Mo.

What a cracking bit of crosswording, and in double quick time too, well done.
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:18
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a jab at these judiciously juicy jabberwockies.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 12-6-19

1)  Huge tank storing sulphur (4)   _ _ _ _...VAST WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
An easy one to start us off.
A large tank used for storing liquids is itself storing the chemical symbol for SULPHUR
   

2)  Food store enticed sales all over the shop (12)   _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _DELICATESSEN WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
A straightforward anagram (all over the shop) of ENTICED SALES.


3)  Two teams filing past, shoulder to shoulder (4,2,4)   S _ _ _     _ _      S _ _ _...SIDE BY SIDE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
One team alongside another


4)  Hit dog biting Daughter  (7)   C _ _ _ _ _ _.....COLLIDE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
A sheep herding dog with the abbreviation for DAUGHTER  (biting) inside.


5)  Bird in dispute, twice.  (7)   S _ _ _ _ _ _....SPARROW WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
A four letter word for a fight, maybe in boxing,  followed by a three letter word for an argument or dispute..


6)  Allow only some children, a blessing! (6)   _ _ _ _ _ _...ENABLE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
In consecutive letters within the clue.
 

7)  Plain situation requiring a microscope? (3,4,2,4,2)   N _ _      M _ _ _       _ _       L _ _ _       A _...NOT MUCH TO LOOK AT WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
If it requires a microscope, it’s of no size.
PLAIN in this case means ordinary.
 

8 )  Authentic sounding Highland dance?  (4)   _ _ _ _...REEL WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
This highland dance sounds like a word meaning authentic.


9)  Insulting language from America imprisoned by Lincoln. (5)   _  _ _ _ _
The usual 2 letter AMERICAN inside (imprisoned) the abbreviation of Lincoln’s first name.


10)  Upright canons hit out (9)
A final anagram (out) of CANONS HIT
UPRIGHT in this case is architectural.

Evening mrs A.

A really excellent bit of crosswording, well done you.
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:19
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a jab at these judiciously juicy jabberwockies.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 12-6-19

1)  Huge tank storing sulphur (4)   VAST
An easy one to start us off.
A large tank used for storing liquids is itself storing the chemical symbol for SULPHUR
   

2)  Food store enticed sales all over the shop (12) DELICATESSEN
A straightforward anagram (all over the shop) of ENTICED SALES.


3)  Two teams filing past, shoulder to shoulder (4,2,4)   SIDE     BY      SIDE
One team alongside another


4)  Hit dog biting Daughter  (7)   COLLIDE
A sheep herding dog with the abbreviation for DAUGHTER  (biting) inside.


5)  Bird in dispute, twice.  (7)   SPARROW
A four letter word for a fight, maybe in boxing,  followed by a three letter word for an argument or dispute..


6)  Allow only some children, a blessing! (6)   ENABLE
In consecutive letters within the clue.
 

7)  Plain situation requiring a microscope? (3,4,2,4,2)   NOT MUCH TO LOOK AT
If it requires a microscope, it’s of no size.
PLAIN in this case means ordinary.
 

8 )  Authentic sounding Highland dance?  (4)   REEL
This highland dance sounds like a word meaning authentic.


9)  Insulting language from America imprisoned by Lincoln. (5)   ABUSE
The usual 2 letter AMERICAN inside (imprisoned) the abbreviation of Lincoln’s first name.


10)  Upright canons hit out (9)
A final anagram (out) of CANONS HIT
UPRIGHT in this case is architectural.
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:22
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Wednesday night to all you Rejects Crossworders.
Have a jab at these judiciously juicy jabberwockies.
GOOD LUCK

WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES 12-6-19

1)  Huge tank storing sulphur (4)   VAST WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
An easy one to start us off.
A large tank used for storing liquids is itself storing the chemical symbol for SULPHUR
   

2)  Food store enticed sales all over the shop (12)    DELICATESSEN WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
A straightforward anagram (all over the shop) of ENTICED SALES.


3)  Two teams filing past, shoulder to shoulder (4,2,4)   SIDE     BY      SIDE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
One team alongside another


4)  Hit dog biting Daughter  (7)   COLLIDE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
A sheep herding dog with the abbreviation for DAUGHTER  (biting) inside.


5)  Bird in dispute, twice.  (7)   SPARROW WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
A four letter word for a fight, maybe in boxing,  followed by a three letter word for an argument or dispute..


6)  Allow only some children, a blessing! (6)   ENABLE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
In consecutive letters within the clue.
 

7)  Plain situation requiring a microscope? (3,4,2,4,2)   NOT MUCH TO LOOK AT WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
If it requires a microscope, it’s of no size.
PLAIN in this case means ordinary.
 

8 )  Authentic sounding Highland dance?  (4)   REEL WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
This highland dance sounds like a word meaning authentic.


9)  Insulting language from America imprisoned by Lincoln. (5)     ABUSE WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
The usual 2 letter AMERICAN inside (imprisoned) the abbreviation of Lincoln’s first name.


10)  Upright canons hit out (9)
A final anagram (out) of CANONS HIT
UPRIGHT in this case is architectural.

Evening FGassey.

The usual super bit of crosswording, well done.
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:29
Evening Ray , thanking you for yet
another crossword session always
a welcome sight on Wednesday WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 709307421
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:29
Evening, Ray Smile

1) Vast
2) Delicatessen
3) Side by side
4) Collide
5) Sparrow
6) Enable
7) Not much to look at
8 ) Reel
9) Abuse
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:31
Thanks again Ray..I really enjoy these quizzes.
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:32
@Gassey wrote:Evening Ray , thanking you for yet
another crossword session always
a welcome sight on Wednesday WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 709307421

Glad you ejoyed them Gassey.

You played a blinder.
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:33
@maureen wrote:Thanks again Ray..I really enjoy these quizzes.

Cheers Mo, yes, I know you enjoy them.

Well played tonight.
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:36
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1) Vast WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
2) Delicatessen WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
3) Side by side WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
4) Collide WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
5) Sparrow WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
6) Enable WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
7) Not much to look at WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
8 ) Reel WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300
9) Abuse WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300

Evening Jo Anne.

A really excellent bit of crosswording, well done you.
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:37
@Admin wrote:!0 Stanchion WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 154235300

That's the bunny, well done you.
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:40
Thanks, Ray Smile
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 20:51
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Smile

Cheers Jo Anne

You played a cracker.
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 22:06
Thanks RMJ Most enjoyable. Cant say that trying to clean up after gladys was much fun. She's been sick, thank goodness in the wet room.
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on Wed Jun 12 2019, 22:53
@Admin wrote:Thanks RMJ Most enjoyable.  Cant say that trying to clean up after gladys was much fun.  She's been sick, thank goodness in the wet room.

Thanks a lot Mrs A,

Sorry to here about Gladys, hope she's soon recovered.
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on Fri Jun 14 2019, 10:32
It seems I forgot to post Wednesday night's Cryptics solutions, many apologies.

Well done to all the crossworders WR Cryptic Crossword Clues 12-6-19 3530011831



WIGAN REJECTS CRYPTIC CROSSWORD CLUES SOLUTIONS 12-6-19

1) Huge tank storing sulphur (4)
VAST

2) Food store enticed sales all over the shop (12)
DELICATESSEN

3) Two teams filing past, shoulder to shoulder (4,2,4)
SIDE BY SIDE

4) Hit dog biting Daughter (7)
COLLIDE

5) Bird in dispute, twice. (7)
SPARROW

6) Allow only some children, a blessing! (6)
ENABLE

7) Plain situation requiring a microscope? (3,4,2,4,2)
NOT MUCH TO LOOK AT

8 ) Authentic sounding Highland dance? (4)
REEL

9) Insulting language from America imprisoned by Lincoln. (5)
ABUSE

10) Upright canons hit out (9)
STANCHION
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