DA 08/09/17

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zinzan
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DA 08/09/17

Post by zinzan » Wed Sep 06, 2017 11:39 am

I'll be away for the weekend later on Friday morning. I'll try to get DA done early enough but if there's nothing by say 11am, you'll know why.

zinzan
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Re: DA 08/09/17

Post by zinzan » Fri Sep 08, 2017 8:38 am

Got it knocked over early enough.

ACROSS
1) SHAR-PEI : shar(pe-)i-
5) DUCHAMP : du--,champ
9,21) FIRST PERSON SINGULAR : (strip,sensual,grin,for)*
10) PROFANITY : prof,-anity : V from vanity.
11) PARDON MY FRENCH : ddef
13) COLUMNIST : (in,custom)*<>l
15) SAY-SO : ddef
17) ORDER : ddef
19) GROUNDHOG : ground,hog : I know some definitions get a bit wide-ranging but given 'digger', which number guess would 'groundhog' be ? 100 ? 200 ?
21) see 9
25) ILL-AT-EASE : hidden
26) OCEAN : hm(-otion) : ugh.
27) HOTSPOT : hot spot may be a 'fix' or 'difficult situation'.
28) see 8dn

DOWN
1) SOFA : so fa-
2) AIRMAILED : Sp(mare,ailed)
3) POTSDAM : mad,stop<
4) IMPENDING : imp ending
5) DOOZY : do(o)zy
6) CHAKRAS : (cash)*<>ark<
7) AVION : --av--,no.1<
8,28ac) PAY THROUGH THE NOSE : ddef
12) ACCOMPLISH : accom,p(l)ish
14) THORNIEST : (his,rotten)*
16) YO-HEAVE-HO : cryptic def
18) ROOFTOP : poor< <>oft
20) NEURONE : n--e,u---r,one
22) RELIT : tiler<
23) SCANT : scan,t
24) KNEE : keen->k(n)ee-

Sparse comments. Bit rushed. 5/10.

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