Compact crossword - The Scotsman 30/10/13

30/10/13

30/10/13

Share this article
0
Have your say

Wednesday’s puzzle...

ACROSS

1 Desire for food (8)

5 Lady’s fingers (4)

9 Professorship (5)

10 Outdoor (4-3)

11 Astounding (12)

13 Looked lecherously (6)

14 New York island (6)

17 Quibbled (12)

20 Sanctuary (7)

21 Dodge (5)

22 Verdi opera (4)

23 South American capital (8)

DOWN

1 Span (4)

2 Grassland (7)

3 Dressing served with fish (7,5)

4 Cup (6)

6 Brownish-yellow (5)

7 Tarragon (anag) (8)

8 Boxes in front of goals (7,5)

12 Baldness (8)

15 Hard part of one’s foot (7)

16 Supporting post (6)

18 Antelope (5)

19 Zeus’s wife (4)

Tuesday’s solution

Across: 1 Betray, 4 Scalar, 9 Slumber, 10 Alarm, 11 Caper, 12 Deposed, 13 Altercating, 18 Epigram, 20 Amigo, 22 Slump, 23 Noticed, 24 Dreads, 25 Erased.

Down: 1 Bisect, 2 Trump, 3 Auberge, 5 Clamp, 6 Liaison, 7 Remedy, 8 Predicament, 14 Leisure, 15 Traitor, 16 Leased, 17 Loaded, 19 Rapid, 21 Incus.

Back to the top of the page