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Crossword No 6

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_6.docx 

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Quick Clues

ACROSS   DOWN
3. Cheek (9)   1.  Displace (9)
8. Particular (4)   2. Unhurried (9)
9. Overbearing command (9)   4. Chief (4)
10. Reduce (6)   5. To the time when (5)
11. Coquette (5)   6. Wrest (6)
14. Arc (5)   7. Mince (4)
15. Authentic 4)   9. Postpone (5)
16. Staggers (5)   11. Devil (5)
18. Informed (4)   12. Victorious (9)
20. Confidence (5)   13. Pemicious (5)
21. Surrender (5)   17. Hoard (5)
24. Drive (6)   19. Repudiate (6)
25. Harmonise (9)   22. Of a place (5)
26. Conceited (4)   23. Carry (4)
27. Construe (9)   24. Conspiracy (4)

Cryptic Clues

ACROSS   DOWN
3. Paper gain coming to light (9)   1.  Reduces formal agreements (9)
8. You and I take the responsibility (4)   2.  Astonish by showing the mute is no longer lost (9)
9. The inference is that there will be a discount (9)   4.  His work should not be prosaic (4)
10. It may commemorate a confused battle (6)   5.  The quality is no different inside (5)
11. Blaze up and spread like a bell (5)   6.  Finish work and go to bed (6)
14. Get a smell in a romantic way (5)   7.  Time is the same on rising (4)
15. Always the night before? Right! (4)   9.  Exclude bread (5)
16. So art can be used to cook (5)   11. Learner just about getting knack (5)
18. Large quantities destined for the poles? (4)   12. Outlive no development (9)
20. Governs by regulations, perhaps (5)   13. Soon as a gift? (9)
21. Foreign money recovered from drain (5)   17. Hearing may cause affliction (5)
24. Spoil container to get bird (6)   19. Neither requiring nor having much intelligence (6)
25. No plainer perfect example (9)   22. It won’t fly as long as it's in a quiver (5)
26. Producing tip-top lubricant is hard work (4)   23. The length of an extremity (4)
27. White ores processed under different conditions (9)   24. Feel the loss of a girl (4)




    sect rises (4)