DT 27517 – DT 27521

DT 27517

Cannon ball? (3-3) = POM-POM

Double definition. Cannon as in ricochet.

Quick:

Abnormality (5) = FREAK
At what time? (4) = WHEN
Oceans (4) = SEAS

DT 27518

Issue in European painting having land obscured (6) = ESCAPE

European = E, painting = LANDSCAPE, obscured = deletion

55m

DT 27519

Another chandler:

Caught with dog trainer’s supplier (8) = CHANDLER

Caught = C, dog’s trainer = HANDLER

38m

DT 27520

Satanic ritual, perhaps, with short game seaman on tub (7,7) = WITCHES SABBATH

with short = WIT, game = CHESS, seaman = AB, tub = BATH

35m

DT 27521

Loveless emperor with a penetrating urge — to ____ Rome! (10) = INCINERATE

&Lit. emperor = NERO, loveless = delete O, a = A, penetrating = insertion, urge = INCITE

Whistle that is nominally shared by two quarrelling brothers (7) = TWEEDLE

double def.

50m

ISSUE = ESCAPE
CHANDLER = supplier
WITCHES SABBATH = satanic ritual
TWEEDLE = whistle

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