Monthly Archives: July 2012

DT 26932

Hostility in opossum in Australia when climbing (6) = ANIMUS Hidden word, climbing = reverse (in down clue) ANIMUS = hostility

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DT 26931

George can fly a kite unaided (9) = AUTOPILOT double def. GEORGE = autopilot

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DT 196

Sound grounds detailed (8) = RATIONAL double def? Wiltshiremen close to tears after Bond film (10) = MOONRAKERS MOONRAKER = Wiltshireman

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DT 26929

You will meet Hindu god in Jewish school (7) = YESHIVA you = YE, Hindu god = SHIVA Cross-dresser’s instrument (5) = VIOLA double def. cross-dresser = VIOLA = character in Twelfth Night Spray — bet it could come from … Continue reading

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DT 26928

peanuts that may get scattered around Dorking? (11) = CHICKENFEED Dorking = type of chicken Succeeded with identical-sounding follow-up (6) = SEQUEL identical = EQUAL h. EQUEL Phrasebook with ‘wreath containing cross’? That’s got to mislead (7) = LEXICON wreath … Continue reading

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DT 26924

second try to come between two old prime ministers is cruel (5-7) = STONY HEARTED second = S, two old prime ministers = TONY and TED, try = HEAR Master offering choice of old money (4) = LORD choice = … Continue reading

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DT 26927

Greeting full of atmosphere? (3,4) = AIR KISS

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