Monthly Archives: May 2015

DT 27803 & ST 2796

French dance in which I’ll get covered up, in case = VALISE French dance = VALSE, I = I, covered up = containment Prepare to serve more that’s raw, not initially on menu, for example (2-6) = RE-ENLIST menu, for … Continue reading

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DT 27809

Favourite clue: Objections about end of the cheque (4) = STUB objections = BUTS, about = reverse More than one bird races to catch island rodents (7) = TITMICE races = TT, catch = containment, island = I, rodents= MICE … Continue reading

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ST 2795

Cover for head in meetings about education (6) = FEDORA meetings = FORA (pl. of FORUM), education = ED

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DT 27797

One gets into row about servant (8) = SCULLION row = SCULL, one = I, about = ON SCULLION = servant (arch.)

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ST 2794

Usual great stuff on a Sunday, quite tricky in parts: Dangerous state in East — heavens above (5) = RISKY state in East = RI (Rhode Island), heavens above = SKY Retract stupid, stupid thing when PM finishes (8) = … Continue reading

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DT 341

Favourite clue: End argument for as opposed to against (4,10) = GOAL DIFFERENCE end = GOAL, argument = DIFFERENCE

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DT 27791

Very enjoyable, a couple of favourites: Balls delivered by popular footballer acquired by Saints (10) = INSWINGERS popular = IN, footballer = WINGER, aquired by = containment, saint = S Hard time for one entering theatre (5,3) = STONE AGE … Continue reading

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