The Scotsman crossword answers: Here are the solutions for our daily puzzles on Saturday 16 January

From 'oyster shell' to 'animation' here are the answers you've been looking for.

Our crosswords are meant to be a challenge.
Our crosswords are meant to be a challenge.

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Scotsman crossword answers Saturday 16 January, 2021:

Cryptic: Across: 1 Protractors; 9 Rod; 10 Ash blonde; 11 Unlit; 13 Imagine; 14 Latent; 16 Ledger; 18 Sceptre; 19 Monet; 20 Middleman; 21 Coo; 22 Oyster shell. Down: 2 Red; 3 Toast; 4 Ash pit; 5 Tillage; 6 Running in; 7 Troublesome; 8 Desecration; 12 Letter day; 15 Notelet; 17 Reamer; 19 Month; 21 Col.

Quick: Across: 1 Spectacular; 9 Rag; 10 Narration; 11 Cupid; 13 Emanate; 14 Portal; 16 Desist; 18 Tremble; 19 Tango; 20 Treatment; 21 Spa; 22 Detrimental. Down: 2 Pig; 3 Caned; 4 Agreed; 5 Unaware; 6 Animation; 7 Precipitate; 8 Intentional; 12 Persevere; 15 Arbiter; 17 Redeem; 19 Titan; 21 Sea.