Compact crossword - The Scotsman 02/11/2012

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Friday’s puzzle...

ACROSS


1 Flood (5)

4 Plump (5)

10 Cake decoration (5)

11 Makeshift shelter (7)

12 Disregarding (2,6)

13 Which one (4)

15 Oceanic language (6)

17 I’d go in (anag) (6)

19 Rooster (4)

20 Disturbance (8)

23 To be sure (2,5)

24 ______ Marbles (5)

25 Root vegetable (5)

26 Stem (5)

DOWN

2 Refracting body (5)

3 Skinflint (North American coll) (8)

5 Computer operating system (4)

6 Moscow ballet company (7)

7 Meaningful (11)

8 Different one (5)

9 Regulating (11)

14 Hobby (8)

16 Grey-necked bird (7)

18 Pomeranian dog (5)

21 Period of watch (5)

22 £ (4)

Thursday’s solution

Across: 1 Gobsmacked, 7 Canister, 8 Tout, 9 Petty, 10 Remarks, 12 Clarinettists, 15 Against, 17 Shade, 20 Pond, 21 Thermals, 22 Excellence. Down: 1 Glade, 2 Blister, 3 Mete, 4 Corvette, 5 Extra, 6 Junket, 11 Anisette, 13 Legion, 14 Inhuman, 16 Index, 18 Delve, 19 Fell.