Friday, 9 September 2016


CD 36: Flattened at the end of evening (6)
CD 37: Protection with gum needed to grow this plant (6)
CD 38: Experienced adviser wanted for men climbing a hill (6)
CD 39: At the moment, possess something? (3)
CD 40: Worker demanded an opera on the hill (8)

Solutions for the above clues will be posted next week
Would you like to understand this type of Clues before solving them? Please visit Understanding Cryptic Clues Type "D"

CD 31: Refer to everything that is due (6)
Q: Synonym of “Refer”
A: Anagram of (Synonym of everything + “due”) = Anagram of (ALL + “DUE”) = ALLUDE

CD 32: There's silence when I choose the best (7)
Q: Synonym of “the best”
A: Anagram of (Synonym of silence + Synonym of choose + “I”) = (MUM + OPT + I) = OPTIMUM

CD 33: Allow the mark to turn brilliant red (7)
Q: Synonym of “brilliant red”
A: Anagram of (Synonym of Allow + Synonym of mark) = (LET + SCAR) = SCARLET

CD 34: Regret about a side being treated as remainder (7)
Q: Synonym of “remainder”
A: Anagram of (Synonym of Regret + “side”) = (RUE + SIDE) = RESIDUE

CD 35: Roe fed to a leader to become an expert (7)
Q: Synonym of “expert”
A: Anagram of (Synonym of Roe +Synonym of leader) = (EGG + HEAD) = EGGHEAD

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Cryptic Clues Type 'B"
Cryptic Clues Type "C"
Understanding Cryptic Clues Type "A"
Understanding Cryptic Clues Type "B"
Understanding Cryptic Clues Type "C"

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