Compact crossword - The Scotsman 11/05/13

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Saturday’s puzzle...

ACROSS

1 In one piece (5)

7 City in California (8)

8 Toss (coll) (5)

10 Uncomplicated (10)

12 A stream of abuse (8)

14 Give one a turn (4)

16 Panache (4)

17 Maintain the same pace (4,4)

20 Breaking (10)

23 Prank (5)

24 Encouraging (8)

25 Distressed (5)

DOWN

1 Squandered (6)

2 Narrow passage (4)

3 Unperturbed (4)

4 Pass out (5)

5 Lay waste (9)

6 A deep gorge (6)

9 To take pride in (5)

11 Sickened (9)

13 An extra in cricket (3)

15 Exhausted (5)

16 Change sides (6)

18 A mailboat (6)

19 Tempest (5)

21 Harangue (4)

22 An overnight bag (4)

Friday’s solution

Across: 1 Accost, 4 Disbar, 9 Feral, 10 Inlayer, 11 Run, 12 High court, 13 Arbitration, 18 Ad valorem, 21 Fee, 22 Shotgun, 23 Rondo, 24 Mumble, 25 Steely.

Down: 1 Affirm, 2 Coroner, 3 Sylph, 5 Illicit, 6 Bayou, 7 Rarity, 8 Fingerprint, 14 Illegal, 15 Offence, 16 Ransom, 17 Felony, 19 Vroom, 20 Merit.

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