Crossword

2469: Breadth

8 August 2020 9:00 am

Unclued lights are anagrams of Shakespearean characters. These lights are defined by surplus words in eight clues. Across 1 Recreational…

2468: Noah entry?

1 August 2020 9:00 am

Eighteen clues contain deficient wordplay, the missing elements of which, when highlighted, confirm the theme.   Across 1 Party with…

2467: Girl talk

25 July 2020 9:00 am

Ten of the eleven unclued lights are of a kind and consist of singleton of two words, three pairs and…

2466: Gender bender

18 July 2020 9:00 am

Clockwise round the grid from 11 run, in chronological order, the titles (7,7,7,9,2,8,2,10) of five works by an author whose…

2465: Definitely amusing

11 July 2020 9:00 am

Unclued lights (three of two words, two hyphened) have something in common, verifiable in Brewer. Across 4 Everybody agreed to…

2464: Topsy-turvy

4 July 2020 9:00 am

  14 which is unclued below, but is clued elsewhere, has to be divided into three components (one a Spanish…

2463: Tongue twisters

27 June 2020 9:00 am

The unclued lights are of a kind and are entered in the grid in a thematically appropriate manner. Across 11…

2462: Over and Out?

20 June 2020 9:00 am

The seventeen entries with definition-only clues are to be treated according to a symmetrically disposed theme which has to be…

2461: Hot off?

13 June 2020 9:00 am

The unclued lights (individually or four pairs) lead to a word or phrase which includes a thematic component. Across 1…

2460: Sleaze

6 June 2020 9:00 am

The same word appears as seven headwords in Chambers. Unclued lights (including two pairs and one of three words, one…

2459: 22 Down

30 May 2020 9:00 am

Six unclued entries (three of three words, and one of two words) can be combined to make a quotation (in…

2458: Bardicarum

23 May 2020 9:00 am

The unclued Across lights are of a kind, as are the associated Down ones. Across 1 Friendship revealed by American…

2457: Beginning

16 May 2020 9:00 am

Unclued lights (including one of two words) suggest a section of a sequence whose final member will appear in the…

2456: So American

9 May 2020 9:00 am

Unclued lights (five of two words) are of a kind, singly, three pairs and a trio. Across 11 Ban on…

2455: Shadow boxing

2 May 2020 9:00 am

The unclued lights (two of two words and one hyphened), individually or as three pairs are of a kind. The…

2454: 17 Across

25 April 2020 9:00 am

Thirteen unclued lights are of a kind (all singular, not plural) and confirmed in Chambers. 17 across gives the puzzle’s…

2453: All right?

18 April 2020 9:00 am

Unclued lights, five of two words and two pairs, have something in common. Elsewhere, ignore one accent. Across 1 Keep…

2452: Comme on dit

11 April 2020 9:00 am

The unclued lights (five of two words and one of three) should be paired to reveal four expressions verifiable in…

2451: Cretinous

4 April 2020 9:00 am

Unclued lights are anagrams of ten of a kind. Elsewhere, ignore an accent. Across 9 A model cure fixed skin…

2450: Titled Men

28 March 2020 9:00 am

The unclued lights consist of one author, two titles and four characters; ignore one accent. The titles (three words and…

2449: Stateless

21 March 2020 9:00 am

Eight thematic words (one of two words), which solvers have to discover and whose two-letter abbreviations form the anagram I’M…

2448: Issues

14 March 2020 9:00 am

Four pairs of unclued lights (17/5, 22/27, 29/31 and 8/26) form anagrams of the titles (one hyphened, three of three…

2447: No small matter

7 March 2020 9:00 am

One clued light can be associated with ten unclued ones. Ignore accents. One solution is an IVR. Across 4 Thrills…

2446: Spring time

29 February 2020 9:00 am

Each clue defines the full solution to which the letter-count refers. However, the cryptic wordplay leads to the grid entry,…

2445: In other words II

21 February 2020 10:00 pm

41, 1A, 10 (seven words in total) is a description of a phenomenon. Remaining unclued lights, including one of two…