Monthly Archives: April 2012

DT 183

Hospital doctor pressing substance right into bottom (9) = REGISTRAR substance = GIST, bottom = REAR

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DT 26851

I know the clue needs it to make sense but I was put off by ‘See’. See funny fellow stagger around (7) = GAGSTER around = anag. Lout turning up, unable to say much and stroppy (6) = BOLSHY lout … Continue reading

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DT 26850

Beak accepts old form of execution (5) = NOOSE beak = NOSE, old = O Junk shop? (8) = SHIPYARD

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DT 26849

Plates placed under popular apprentices contracts (10) = INDENTURES popular = IN, plates = DENTURES

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DT 26848

Mean word used to express denial in letter (6) = DENOTE denial = NOT, letter = DEE conservative = BLUE = livid

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DT 26847

This singer, given a chance, could win a fortune (6) = TREBLE Driver of train having crossed lines (8) = MULETEER Concentrate to cut head of hedge (5) = RIVET hedge = PRIVET

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DT 26846

Tramp got fool’s allocation (8) = FOOTSLOG allocation = anag. tramp = FOOTSLOG

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