Category Archives: DT Quick

DT 499

Quick Leaves; turns (4) = GOES More hackneyed (6) = TRITER Cryptic Forest creature, by end of July, eating to excess (8) = GLUTTONY forest creature = GLUTTON, end of July = Y GLUTTON = woodland creature; GULO GULO; wolverene; … Continue reading

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DT 498

Quick Sprain (5) = WRICK In a tense state (5) = WIRED Short-legged dog (6,7) = DANDIE DILMONT A person tells the truth when drunk (2,4,7) = IN VINO VERITAS Cryptic Dance volunteers organised – article includes report (10) = … Continue reading

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DT 497

Quick Bird of the crow family (3) = JAY Parasitic insect (5) = LOUSE Mythological bird (3) = ROC Old French gold coin (5) = LOUIS Battle of Jutland admiral (8) = JELLICOE At the home of (4) = CHEZ … Continue reading

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DT 488

Quick Hunting guide (6) = GILLIE Castle mound (5) = MOTTE Bone of the middle ear (5) = INCUS Cryptic Small gull and sea duck (4) = SMEW small = S, gull = MEW Run up stuff in metal (7) … Continue reading

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DT 487

Quick Quietly in concealment (5) = DOGGO Cryptic Daughter finished book, every single poem by Matthew Arnold (5,5) = DOVER BEACH Daughter = D, finished = OVER, book = B, every single = EACH Said of country life, past not … Continue reading

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DT 484

Cryptic Thought I allready had this but can’t find it: Grandma cutting cotton cloth (7) = NANKEEN Grandma = NAN, cutting = KEEN Quick Look for (4) = SEEK Meaningless rhetoric (4) = WIND Salford river (6) = IRWELL NANKEEN … Continue reading

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DT 483

Quick Towards that place (7) = THITHER Cryptic Open, a French leader in Rouen, during strike (6) = UNWRAP a French = UN, leader in Rouen = R, during = containment, strike = WAP (POW! ZAP!) Exotic dish in UK … Continue reading

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