Compact crossword - The Scotsman 17/06/15

Wednesday’s puzzle

17/06/15
17/06/15

ACROSS

1 Misleading clue (3,7)

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7 Jutting stone (7)

8 Catapult (5)

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10 KO (4)

11 Pit (8)

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13 Bunny (6)

15 Underground burrows (6)

17 French emperor (8)

18 Norwegian capital (4)

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21 Sideways (3-2)

22 German emperors (7)

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23 Censor (4-6)

DOWN

1 Rodent-infested (5)

2 Gloomy (4)

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3 Use (6)

4 Prickly shrub’s petal perhaps (4,4)

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5 Louder (7)

6 Syringa (4,6)

9 Glass building (10)

12 Unjustifiable force (8)

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14 Having two feet (7)

16 Mollusc (6)

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19 Crust (5)

20 Bluish-white element (4)

Tuesday’s solution

Across: 7 Demean, 8 Abound, 9 Dull, 10 Anecdote, 11 Defuse, 12 Slight, 14 Swayed, 17 Cave in, 19 Tasmania, 21 Some, 22 Stance, 23 Ground.

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Down: 1 Ferule, 2 Jealousy, 3 Innate, 4 Caress, 5 Bold, 6 Snatch, 13 Invasion, 15 Wealth, 16 Danger, 17 Charge, 18 Immune, 20 Mind.