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Crossword No 8

The grid can be used with either the Quick Clues or the Cryptic Clues. You cannot mix, you must use only the Quick or Cryptic clues. Click on the following link to download the crossword. Crossword_8.docx

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Quick Clues

ACROSS   DOWN
1.   Impolite (4)   1.   Trustworthy (8)
3.   Set going (8)   2.   Exclude (5)
9.   Generous (7)   4.  Hue (6)
10. Position (5)   5.  Inferences (12)
11. Of aerial navigation (12)   6.  Inflexible (7)
13. Forlorn (6)   7.  Pitcher (4)
15. Cloak (6)   8.  Clearness (12)
17. Distinguish (12)   12. Disclosed (8)
20. Embellish (5)   14. Unhealthy (7)
21. Collective (7)   16. Dwarf (6)
22. ingredients (8)   18. Tally (5)
23. Chief (4)   19. Wan (4)

 

Cryptic Clues

ACROSS   DOWN
1. Not wildly exciting (4)   1.   Join in, but don't seize the lot (4,4)
3. No occasion for generosity in the interim? (8)   2.  She will show a dress pattern (5)
9. Steals the child while it sleeps? (7)   4.  Flag officer? (6)
10. Dance, drink, and get a bad head (5)   5. Only just obtained freedom? (12)
11. Official crossing-place (7-5)   6. Chums at home in a home, perhaps (7)
13. She has pain from one side to the other (6)   7. Biblical character in the thesaurus (4)
15. Domestic service? (3-3)   8. Crafty Prime Minister? (7,5)
17. An actor may take it when at a loss for words (6,6)   12. Rises to announce the exhibition's ready for opening (6,2)
20. Follow the line (5)   14. Fruit ran short outside (7)
21. Possibly sharp on children whose parents are late (7)   16. Walk slowly along the street with a list (6)
22. Nevertheless last (5,3)   18. I am a long time getting the likeness (5)
23. Pot plant (4)ht   19. Sicilian hothead (4)