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Sunday 18 August 2019

cryptic crossword no 1,194

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Across

1 Being capricious, rock, moved by ice (7).

5 Leave suddenly with frill, keeping endless entertainment (4,3).

9 Start to work with graduate to get some bread (5).

10 Liberal in show finds endless din coming back a blast (9).

11 Hormone therapy for Greens too (9).

12 Line-dance trick to get silver back (5).

13 Liberal, mischievous one in forest (5).

15 Worries going back into attack - but is showing authority (9).

18 Can US be diverted in innocent chase? (9).

19 Young female cut most of the waist measurement (5).

21 Passage I will briefly broadcast (5).

23 Traveller's kit will confuse bishop - bow down outside (9).

25 Impasse he resolves generates stress (9).

26 Mean to be unwell, getting benefit (5).

27 Rising continually, though on the level (2-3-2).

28 Hero's love bank, say, maintaining high grade (7).

Down

1 Involve in argument, bringing up fruit, with familiar sibling interrupting (7).

2 Administrator has first right in endless esteem (9).

3 Craftsman and lecturer in row (5).

4 Religious leader in empty chapel confused Germany (9).

5 Come to maturity in small US state prison (5).

6 Put paid to urge to get savoury snack (6,3).

7 Doubly eager to keep one vegetable (5).

8 Dwindle around broken man with correspondence for celebrity (3,4).

14 Domestic madhouse one enters to reform (9).

16 Proceed quickly and skillfully with Veronica (9).

17 Dismiss marketing scheme as cause of trouble (9).

18 Level out precious metal - gold (7).

20 One likes to bargain - more healthy, holding two grand (7).

22 Brownish area of water enclosing confused type (5).

23 Behave like cheapskate with runner and politician (5).

24 Before noon everyone turns up for South American carrier (5).

Solution to Sunday Independent Cryptic Crossword no. 1,193

Across: 1 Rebel; 4 Objet d'art; 9 Inorganic; 10 Brawl; 11 Tryst; 12 Budget Day; 13 Rapiers; 15 Widened; 18 Rostrum; 20 Stardom; 21 President; 23 Often; 25 Nigel; 26 Tree ferns; 27 Cursorily; 28 Yield.

Down: 1 Roisterer; 2 Booty; 3 Light year; 4 Omnibus; 5 Jackdaw; 6 Table; 7 Abandoned; 8 Tally; 14 Passenger; 16 Dragonfly; 17 Demonised; 19 Maestri; 20 Satiety; 21 Panic; 22 Igloo; 24 Terse.

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