Compact crossword - The Scotsman 21/01/15

Wednesday’s puzzle

21/01/15
21/01/15

ACROSS

1 Dawn (8)

5 Wide boy (4)

9 Conductor’s stick (5)

10 Imbiber (7)

11 December 24 (9,3)

Advertisement

Hide Ad

13 Torn (6)

14 Capsicum (6)

17 Surrender (12)

20 Sure (7)

21 Happening (5)

22 Resound (4)

Advertisement

Hide Ad

23 Prolonged feud (8)

DOWN

1 Six-sided body (4)

2 Clear backlog (5,2)

3 Secret (12)

4 Peculiarity (6)

Advertisement

Hide Ad

6 Black tea (5)

7 Joint of the back bone (8)

8 Stub (9,3)

12 Three-wheeler (8)

15 Guard (7)

16 Projecting rim (6)

Advertisement

Hide Ad

18 Roost (5)

19 Colonnade (4)

Tuesday’s solution

Across: 1 Biceps, 4 Vaults, 9 Heads up, 10 Limit, 11 Verdi, 12 Nowhere, 13 Granny Smith, 18 Vivaldi, 20 Rifle, 22 Dandy, 23 Isolate, 24 Steeps, 25 Osiris.

Down: 1 Behave, 2 Chair, 3 Passion, 5 Allow, 6 Lambent, 7 Sitter, 8 Spondylitis, 14 Revenge, 15 Maroons, 16 Evades, 27 Berets, 19 Lay-up, 21 Flair.