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07 December 2005 @ 07:00 pm
Some of this crossword's clues are a bit more obscure than usual. Mostly because I rushed them, but I like to say it's 'cause I'm tricky ;P



A B C D E F G H I J K L M
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Across:
1B. Small insects' ends ache after first push-up (5)
1H. Frequently belonging to half the score (5)
3A. Half-rising to turn to rice dish (7)
3I. Pry about 'round rope (5)
5A. Rested in fabric (5)
5G. Issue of spilt iodine on shirt (7)
6E. But I am a monster! (4)
7B. Get an ache right in tent (5)
7H. Trade in mole for bog (5)
8F. Quickly incorporated a South American (4)
9A. Remove gate for protection? (7)
9I. Way out, around about (5)
11A. Benefit, as was prepared (5)
11G. Half a tune played on broken piano is 8A-down (7)
13B. Strangely, even lords dally! (5)
13H. Lizard doesn't float, having eaten potassium (5)
Down:
1C. Pup settled in after having been disturbed (5)
1E. Bug on my rising opposition (7)
1I. Enjoyable US soldiers' mushrooms (5)
1K. For example, would love to sit around metres from self-centredness (7)
2A. Engrish class was crude! (5)
2G. Come to the first celestial body? (5)
2M. Existing as a human (5)
5H. Plate's current is held (4)
6F. Heroic tale of small internet image? (4)
7C. Declined to have joined again (7)
7I. Fight to catch wizard (7)
8A. Perfect! I will distribute (5)
8G. Sun rising over past lover's tie (5)
8M. Girl's money (5)
9E. Heard you are leaving authentic birth reference? (5)
9K. Endless foot sores form an alliance! (5)


Quick Clues: (highlight)
Across:
1B. Between larvae and adult insects (5)
1H. Many times (5)
3A. Rice dish (7)
3I. Hanging rope (5)
5A. Smooth fabric (5)
5G. Number of copies of a publication (7)
6E. Snow monster (4)
7B. Involuntary muscle contraction (5)
7H. Bog (5)
8F. Quechuan person (4)
9A. Protection (7)
9I. Way for travel (5)
11A. Valuable item (5)
11G. Unrealistically perfect (7)
13B. Not evenly (5)
13H. Tropical lizard (5)
Down:
1C. Distress (5)
1E. Opposite (7)
1I. Chloroplast-lacking kingdom (5)
1K. Self-centredness (7)
2A. Unrefined and crude (5)
2G. Celestial body (5)
2M. Living; existing (5)
5H. Circular, flat object (4)
6F. Story or poem of heroism (4)
7C. Declined (7)
7I. Wizard (7)
8A. Goal (5)
8G. Link; join (5)
8M. Coin worth small amount (5)
9E. Of birth (5)
9K. Federation (5)
 
 
06 December 2005 @ 04:52 pm
*cough* Sorry this crossword is a bit late. I backdated it so it looks like I got it up on time.

I'm so crafty! =D


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ACROSS
A1. “Femur” the French woman. (6)
H1. West Australian sexual assaulter. (6) [Australo-centric clue, my apologies]
A3. Perhaps ally leads? (3)
K3. Dog in Los Angeles barks initially. (3)
C4. Punctual virus is eaten! (5, 4)
A6. Right, headless Wookie is a newbie. (6)
H6. Dad, dad, yes for fruit? (6)
A8. Capone’s in Washington… Yes – without a point - constantly! (6)
H8. In the morning, US president sneaks up on you! (6)
C10. Imply, Kate, we hear was incriminated! (9)
A11. Sexy high temperature. (3)
K11. Earn, we hear, a pot? (3)
A13. Make a tribute to first three characters in homes that get older. (6)
H13. Colouring isn’t in – going extinct? (3,3)
DOWN
C1. Modus operandi of the French saboteur. (4)
F1. Developing solver lost both head and tail at point five. (6)
H1. Centre of town is eaten by group without eggs when they come of age.(4,2)
K1. Conceal tree. (4)
A3. Rip a chart, drunken leader man (9)
M3. Big rabid eagle appears to have exploited India’s nice leaders to inhale. (7, 2)
D4. Two of each, but antelope, rhinos, kangaroos at first. (3)
J4. Wrap, we hear? (3)
D8. Equip a limb. (3)
F8. Southern Australia’s instrumental military greeting. (6)
H8. Messy card he bent. (6)
J8. Bloodsucking cricket stick! (3)
C10. Confusing time as a couple. (4)
K10. Currency found in liqueur, often. (4)





Quick Clues: (highlight to see them)
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ACROSS
A1. Woman; lady. (6)
H1. One who fondles others for sexual pleasure (6)
A3. Friend (3)
K3. Place of scientific research (3)
C4. Punctual grub (5, 4)
A6. An inexperienced person; a novice (6)
H6. Pawpaw (6)
A8. Perpetually (6)
H8. To attack by surprise (6)
C10. To involve or connect intimately or incriminatingly (9)
A11. Very warm (3)
K11. A container, often used for storing the ashes of loved ones (3)
A13. Special honour or respect expressed publically (6)
H13. To become extinct (3,3)
DOWN
C1. Small burrowing animal (4)
F1. To change (over time), especially of an animal (6)
H1. Insult usually given when someone is acting childishly (4,2)
K1. Tropical tree (4)
A3. Male leader (especially of a tribe) (9)
M3. Inhale (7,2)
D4. Noah’s vessel (3)
J4. Popular genre of music (3)
D8. Body part (3)
F8. Military greeting (6)
H8. Curved (6)
J8. Flying mammal (3)
C10. A single thing (4)
K10. Currency recently adopted by France (4)
 
 
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05 December 2005 @ 07:03 pm
Tada! Here's my first crossword, with extra quick clues below.

If you're new to cryptic crosswords, be sure to check out my guide, which is also in the community's memories ^^.


A B C D E F G H I J K L M
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Across:
1A. Cam turns on reclining rat on road (6)
1H. A number of faeries surround middle teeth (6)
3C. Weird Eric ate 100c! (9)
4A. Came 'round to the summit (4)
4J. The first to embrace a bully (4)
5E. Tina swallowed the last ringworm! (5)
6A. Love me and allow the meal? (6)
6H. Provoke alien holding 51,101 Romans! (6)
8A. No note held in married woman's teeth (6)
8H. Young horse lost a short chase (6)
9E. The way to exit is sturdy (5)
10A. Blush is risky! (4)
10J. Object will 1J-down cyclically (4)
11C. Hurt on one or two points to make music (9)
13A. The French idiot's like a lake! (6)
13H. Ties back returning old, endless result of Alzheimers (4,2)
Down:
1A. Fruit also ate Mat (6)
1D. My first card's a weapon! (4)
1F. Recognition of tide turning below small, curved road (6)
1H. Salad in French foliage? (6)
1J. Turn clock back and beam (4)
1M. Gun 'round to obtain gold (6)
3C. Young Emily Chime is the central ornament! (9)
3K. Chapter Zero: Small Business's Tardy Sweet (9)
5E. Breaks down and cries (5)
5I. Heard there's much to give out! (5)
8A. Light code: LEFT LAST CRUMB (6)
8F. The way to end a prayer about floral organ (6)
8H. Len turned up to the enjoyable channel (6)
8M. Clip back vampire marsupial (6)
10D. Funny welcoming ring (4)
10J. Goddess is seen twice (4)


Quick Clues: (highlight)
Across:
1A. Paving material found on roads (6)
1H. A number (6)
3C. Strange, deviant (9)
4A. Highest point, summit (4)
4J. Hoodlum, ruffian (4)
5E. Fungal skin infection (5)
6A. Type of egg breakfast (6)
6H. To bring out emotions (6)
8A. Relating to amount of chemical matter (6)
8H. Pursue (6)
9E. Strong and firm (5)
10A. Adventurous, bold (4)
10J. Object (4)
11C. Co-operate, agree (9)
13A. Inlet (6)
13H. Go crazy; forget (colloq.) (4,2)
Down:
1A. Red fruit (6)
1D. Club (4)
1F. Below Distinction (6)
1H. Prelude to main course (6)
1J. Give off (light) (4)
1M. A chunk (of...) (6)
3C. Decorate (9)
3K. Sweet food eaten as a snack (9)
5E. Rips (5)
5I. Distribute (5)
8A. Small amount (6)
8F. Flower's reproductive organ (6)
8H. Conical instrument used in kitchen or laboratory (6)
8M. Australian burrowing animal (6)
10D. Angel's accessory (4)
10J. Egyptian goddess of fertility (4)

 
 
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04 December 2005 @ 05:45 pm
Here's my first crossword to post in this community!

Like all crosswords in this community, there are both cryptic and quick clues. This means you can have a look at the quick clues if you're stumped, or, if you don't know how to do a cryptic, you can just do the quick crossword yourself.

Answers and explanations will be posted in a week or so.

  A B C D E F G H I  J K L M
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Across
2A. Asian energy for Calvin Klein girl? (5)
2G. Confused paroled cat. (7)
4A. Regarding soldier boys on a diet. (7)
4I. Space agency’s learner is in the nose! (5)
6D. Odd: some Oakley and Capone’s weapon provide warning of fire. (5, 5)
8A. Everyone’s aware of omniscience. (3, 7)
10A. Harmless insult risen to excavate? (3, 2)
10G. Disorderly room men keep parts in. (7)
12A. Van 49 notes a flavour. (7)
12I. Sense with money, apparently. (5)

Down
1A. Braced roos damaged by point display (10)
1C. Laden’s germanium has indulgent spree. (5)
1E. Look over milk quickly. (4)
1G. Physicist isn’t as thick as two of these, apparently. (6)
1I. Fan out in unruly water jet. (8)
1K. Feline looks over brain photograph. (3,4)
4M. The French-Jamaican man’s marijuana used in Asian cooking. (5,5)
6E. Control a game. (8)
7C. Electroplating ends of insect – beautiful! (7)
8G. Confused at womb of marsupial. (6)
9K. One quarry for ammonia derivative. (5)
10I. Pleasant French city (4)

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QUICK CLUES (highlight)
Across
2A. Young bird (5)
2G. Spotted feline (7)
4A. Strict routine (7)
4I. Of or relating to the nose (5)
6D. Used to provide forewarning of fires. (5,5)
8A. Many religions believe their diety to be this. (3,7)
10A. To take something out of the earth (3,2)
10G. Several of these combine to form a polymer (7)
12A. Flavour (7)
12I. Hundreths of a dollar (5)

Down
1A. Used to display the points earned by different teams in a sport arena (10)
1C. To indulge excessively, usually associated with drinking (5)
1E. Reduced fat milk (4)
1G. German physicist considered the father of the quantum theory (6)
1I. The Trevi is a famous one (8)
1K. Topographic photograph usually taken of the brain with sophisticated equipment (3,4)
4M. Asian herb with citrus flavour (5,5)
6E. A popular board game made by parker bros. (8)
7C. Beautiful and classy (7)
8G. Australian animal about the size of a badger (6)
9K. An ammonia molecule where one or more of the hydrogen atoms has been replaced by carbon chains. (5)
10I. Pleasant or pleasing (4)



 
 
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