Compact crossword - The Scotsman 18/08/14

18/08/14
18/08/14
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Monday’s puzzle...

ACROSS

1 North _____, (US state) (6)

4 French classical painter (6)

9 Of a group of words (7)

10 Milky juice (5)

11 Twilled cotton cloth (5)

12 Cotton fabric (7)

13 Loosely-woven cotton material (11)

18 Laughable (7)

20 Rope-making fibre (5)

22 Woven fabric (5)

23 Silk fabric (7)

24 Tent material (6)

25 Very closely woven fabric (6)

DOWN

1 Boil (6)

2 Camouflage fabric (5)

3 Fawn-coloured silk (7)

5 Stocking material (5)

6 Tree art (anag) (7)

7 Soft woollen yarn (6)

8 Cotton cloth (11)

14 Sackcloth (7)

15 Sensual (7)

16 Fault-finder (6)

17 Animal akin to the llama (6)

19 Light wood (5)

21 Very thin fabric (5)

Saturday’s solution

Across: 1 Scoffs, 4 Edward, 9 Relax, 10 Develop, 11 Fan, 12 Theorises, 13 Condescends, 18 Deposited, 21 Pan, 22 Noisome, 23 Verge, 24 Keeper, 25 Unison.

Down: 1 Strife, 2 Orlando, 3 Fix it, 5 Diverse, 6 Axles, 7 Depose, 8 Adversities, 14 Dispose, 15 Departs, 16 Gdansk, 17 Unseen, 19 Poise, 20 Devon.