Friday, 9 September 2016

CRYPTIC CLUES TYPE “D” – CD26 to CD30


CD 26: Swear dipping a limb in a drink (6) 
CD 27: Arrive from behind only to return (8) 
CD 28: This resort you mean? It's my dad's (3) 
CD 29: Seaman found sailing near the edge (7) 
CD 30: Witnessed a battle in Polish city (6) 

Solutions for the above clues can be viewed at Solutions for CD 26 to CD 30 
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SOLUTIONS FOR CRYPTIC CLUES TYPE “D” – CD21 to CD25

CD 21: Do achievements deserve celebration (5)
 Anagram of (Synonym of achievements) = Anagram of (FEATS) = FEAST = Synonym of celebration.
 So ANSWER is FEAST

CD 22: Make a mistake and you will end up with a tedious task (6)
Anagram of (Synonym of mistake + ‘and’) = Anagram of (ERR + ‘AND’) = ERRAND = Synonym of tedious task. So ANSWER is ERRAND

CD 23: Men and master together can cause danger (7)
Anagram of (‘Men’ + Synonym of master) = Anagram of (‘MEN’ + ACE) = MENACE = Synonym of danger So ANSWER is MENACE

CD 24: Beam of light streaming on a fabric (5)
Anagram of (Synonym of Beam of light + ’on’) = Anagram of (RAY + ‘ON’) = RAYON = Synonym of fabric So ANSWER is RAYON

CD 25: Mixed to match completely (7)
 Anagram of (‘to’ + Synonym of match) = Anagram of (’TO’ + TALLY) = TOTALLY = Synonym of completely So ANSWER is TOTALLY

Also view in this blog:

CD 1 to CD 5
CD 6 to CD 10
CD 11 to CD 15
CD 16 to CD 20
CD 21 to CD 25

CC 1 to CC 5
CC 6 to CC 10
CC 11 to CC 15

CC 16 to CC 20
CC 21 to CC 25
CC 26 to 30
CC 31 to CC 35

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Understanding Cryptic Clues Type "B"
Understanding Cryptic Clues Type "C"

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2 comments:

  1. I love going through your blog posts They have a wealth of information and interesting crosswords which teases mind. Good for mental development.

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