Monthly Archives: May 2013

DT 27188 – DT 27192

DT 27188 Object when going into rent is investment (7) = RAIMENT Object = AIM INVESTMENTS = clothes Advertisements

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DT 239

Fluent Sudanese ballet dancer (8) = DANSEUSE fluent = anag. ( of Sudanese) Drink low in alcohol – exceptional earner around venter of Canbeera (4,4) NEAR BEER exceptional = anag. (of earner), centre of Canberra = BE DANSEUSE = (female) … Continue reading

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EV 1069

First time I’ve ever tried a ‘barred’ crossword which was a reprint (from 11/10/92) of the first ‘Enigmatic Variations’ puzzle to mark the passing of the setter. Our new prize crossword is of the harder, ‘barred’ variety, which may use … Continue reading

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DT 2691

Bishops taken in by a European cleric from France (4) = ABBE bishop = B, a = A, European = E

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DT 27107

Club’s managed by revolutionary in fashion (9) = TRUNCHEON managed = RUN, revolutionary = CHE, fashion = TON TON = fashion

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DT 27186

item of uniform placed on peg (6) = PUTTEE placed = PUT, peg = TEE This manual wrong about one man’s economic theory (10) = MALTHUSIAN PUTTEE = item of uniform;lower leg strap pings MALTHUSIAN = one man’s economic theory … Continue reading

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DT 27185

After a few weeks of sailing through Thu/Fri puzzles had big trouble with today’s NE corner Verdict that might appear heartless (8) = JUDGMENT JUDGMENT or JUDGEMENT I will survive in good or bad health (3-5) = ILL BEING I … Continue reading

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