Compact crossword - The Scotsman 25/07/14

Friday’s puzzle...

25/07/14
25/07/14

ACROSS

7 People will get into severe trouble (5,4,4)

9 Folded paper sheet (7)

10 Immobilising gun (5)

11 Sprightly (4)

12 Nap (5)

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16 Art of reasoning correctly (5)

17 Settee (4)

21 Decorate (5)

22 Green gem (7)

23 Close attention (13)

DOWN

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1 Of an eastern country (7)

2 Encased lamp (7)

3 Religious song (5)

4 Garments (7)

5 Steed (5)

6 Exaltation (5)

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8 Clever (11)

13 More youthful (7)

14 Of the study of plants (7)

15 Dangers (anag) (7)

18 Marriage (5)

19 Dot (5)

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20 Skewered food (5)

Thursday’s solution

Across: 1 Conspire, 5 Wand, 9 Rogue, 10 Beeline, 11 Altercations, 13 Upsets, 14 Proper, 17 Mountaineers, 20 Diploma, 21 Glory, 22 Dank, 23 Sentence.

Down: 1 Curb, 2 Niggles, 3 Presentation, 4 Rebeck, 6 Amigo, 7 Dressers, 8 Well-behaved, 12 Outmoded, 15 Purloin, 16 Tirade, 18 Unpin, 19 Byre.