Compact crossword - The Scotsman 14/09/15

Monday’s puzzle

14/09/15

ACROSS

1 Watershed (6)

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4 Break apart (6)

9 Terracotta figurine (7)

10 Stood opposite (5)

11 Exclusive social class (5)

12 Huge (7)

13 Relinquish all hope (4,7)

18 End relationship (5,2)

20 Cut (5)

22 Timely excuse (5)

23 In range (anag) (7)

24 Downpour (6)

25 Second coming (6)

DOWN

1 Unfasten (6)

2 Love goddess (5)

3 Deviate (7)

5 Out of condition (5)

6 Modesty (7)

7 Decrease (6)

8 Leave one another (4,7)

14 Enmity (3-4)

15 Break up troops (7)

16 Eyot (6)

17 Shining (6)

19 Object (5)

21 Singer (5)

Saturday’s solution

Across: 1 Jasper, 4 Inform, 9 Dirge, 10 Uttered, 11 Top, 12 Dispersal, 13 Mesmerising, 18 Arresting, 21 Tor, 22 Sustain, 23 Upend, 24 Mayday, 25 Stasis.

Down: 1 Judith, 2 Strophe, 3 Emend, 5 Nutters, 6 Ogres, 7 Meddle, 8 Subservient, 14 Mascara, 15 Natters, 16 Ransom, 17 Trades, 19 Rusty, 20 Gaunt