Monthly Archives: June 2012

DT 26905

A new bird (SISKIN) composer (DUKAS) type of lawyer (RECORDER) and mammal (MARMOT) along with around = C (Circa) and: One working at court? (9) = SHOEMAKER a cryptic def. court = (type of shoe) SHOE Advertisements

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DT 26904

Good rule to start with: go gently with lovemaking in cafe (6,5) = GREASY SPOON good = G, rule to start with = R, go gently = EASY lovemaking = SPOON – not sure you want to look that up … Continue reading

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DT 26903

Thought I was going to finnish before CLJ but got stuck half way through. Circle line putting man on beat (7) = TANGENT

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DT 26901

Several kinds of birds (6) = DIVERS No homophone indicator so it’s a double def. Chambers has DIVERS as archaic but broadly the same as DIVERSE.

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DT 26902

Closed small company at Inverness for example (6) = OVERCOAT Exercises at Eastern inn before a riding event (8) = GYMKHANA exercises = GYM, Eastern inn = KHAN Inverness = (type of) OVERCOAT Eastern inn = KHAN

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DT 26900

Enjoyable but no new words.

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DT 191

Peevish in pick-up over in factory (8) = PETULANT factory = PLANT, pick-up = UTE (utility vehicle) Drink before argument in a Tyne and Wear Town (6) = JARROW Rats I had BARROW, drink = JAR

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