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  • The Daily Mail Quick - Thursday, 15 Apr 2021
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  • Irish Independent - Simple - Wednesday, 13 Jan 2021
  • The Guardian Quick - Friday, 8 Jan 2021
  • The Daily Mail Quick - Wednesday, 23 Dec 2020
  • The Sun Cryptic - Sunday, 13 Dec 2020
  • The Guardian Quick - Monday, 30 Nov 2020
  • The New York Times Crossword - Saturday, 14 Nov 2020
  • The Sun Cryptic - Saturday, 14 Nov 2020
  • The Sun Cryptic - Tuesday, 29 Sep 2020

Crossword Answers

3 letters

A dense crowd of people

A determination of the place where something is; "he got a good fix on the target"

KIN Surinder Sobti
A person having kinship with another or others; "he's kin"; "he's family"

LOT Surinder Sobti
Anything (straws or pebbles etc.) taken or chosen at random; "the luck of the draw"; "they drew lots for it"

MIX Surinder Sobti
The act of mixing together; "paste made by a mix of flour and water"; "the mixing of sound channels in the recording studio"

SET Surinder Sobti
Several exercises intended to be done in series; "he did four sets of the incline bench press"

HOT Surinder Sobti
Having or bringing unusually good luck; "hot at craps"; "the dice are hot tonight"

BOX Surinder Sobti
A blow with the hand (usually on the ear); "I gave him a good box on the ear"

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STEW Surinder Sobti
Food prepared by stewing especially meat or fish with vegetables

SEPT Surinder Sobti
People descended from a common ancestor; "his family has lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower"

PASS Surinder Sobti
Accept or judge as acceptable; "The teacher passed the student although he was weak"

RACE Surinder Sobti
A canal for a current of water

RANK Surinder Sobti
The body of members of an organization or group; "they polled their membership"; "they found dissension in their own ranks"; "he joined the ranks of the unemployed"

RISK Surinder Sobti
The probability of being exposed to an infectious agent

MODE Surinder Sobti
How something is done or how it happens; "her dignified manner"; "his rapid manner of talking"; "their nomadic mode of existence"; "in the characteristic New York style"; "a lonely way of life"; "in an abrasive fashion"

HEAD Surinder Sobti
Oral stimulation of the genitals; "they say he gives good head"

CLAN Surinder Sobti
Group of people related by blood or marriage

CARE Surinder Sobti
Attention and management implying responsibility for safety; "he is in the care of a bodyguard"

CASE Surinder Sobti
A comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy; "the family brought suit against the landlord"

A small vessel for travel on water

Something that hinders as if with bonds

A (large) military dining room where service personnel eat or relax

An opening deliberately made in or through something

An act that brings discredit to the person who does it; "he made a huge blot on his copybook"

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TRIAL Surinder Sobti
The act of undergoing testing; "he survived the great test of battle"; "candidates must compete in a trial of skill"

UPSET Surinder Sobti
An improbable and unexpected victory; "the biggest upset since David beat Goliath"

TITLE Surinder Sobti
An established or recognized right; "a strong legal claim to the property"; "he had no documents confirming his title to his father's estate"; "he staked his claim"

SNARL Surinder Sobti
Something jumbled or confused; "a tangle of government regulations"

STATE Surinder Sobti
The federal department in the United States that sets and maintains foreign policies; "the Department of State was created in 1789"

SWAMP Surinder Sobti
Low land that is seasonally flooded; has more woody plants than a marsh and better drainage than a bog

RIGOR Surinder Sobti
The quality of being valid and rigorous

PERIL Surinder Sobti
A venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury; "he saw the rewards but not the risks of crime"; "there was a danger he would do the wrong thing"

PINCH Surinder Sobti
Irritate as if by a nip, pinch, or tear; "smooth surfaces can vellicate the teeth"; "the pain is as if sharp points pinch your back"

PLACE Surinder Sobti
An abstract mental location; "he has a special place in my thoughts"; "a place in my heart"; "a political system with no place for the less prominent groups"

ORDER Surinder Sobti
(architecture) one of original three styles of Greek architecture distinguished by the type of column and entablature used or a style developed from the original three by the Romans

GROUP Surinder Sobti
Any number of entities (members) considered as a unit

LABEL Surinder Sobti
A brief description given for purposes of identification; "the label Modern is applied to many different kinds of architecture"

LAVEL Surinder Sobti

GRADE Surinder Sobti
The gradient of a slope or road or other surface; "the road had a steep grade"

CURSE Surinder Sobti
An evil spell; "a witch put a curse on his whole family"; "he put the whammy on me"

EVENT Surinder Sobti
Something that happens at a given place and time

CLASS Surinder Sobti
Education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings; "he took a course in basket weaving"; "flirting is not unknown in college classes"

CROSS Surinder Sobti
(genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids

CASTE Surinder Sobti
A social class separated from others by distinctions of hereditary rank or profession or wealth

BLOOD Surinder Sobti
The fluid (red in vertebrates) that is pumped through the body by the heart and contains plasma, blood cells, and platelets; "blood carries oxygen and nutrients to the tissues and carries away waste products"; "the ancients believed that blood was the seat of the emotions"

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STRESS Surinder Sobti
The relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch); "he put the stress on the wrong syllable"

STRIFE Surinder Sobti
Bitter conflict; heated often violent dissension

THREAT Surinder Sobti
A warning that something unpleasant is imminent; "they were under threat of arrest"

STATUS Surinder Sobti
A state at a particular time; "a condition (or state) of disrepair"; "the current status of the arms negotiations"

STRAIN Surinder Sobti
The act of singing; "with a shout and a song they marched up to the gates"

SLOUGH Surinder Sobti
Any outer covering that can be shed or cast off (such as the cast-off skin of a snake)

RUBRIC Surinder Sobti
A title or heading that is printed in red or in a special type

RIGOUR Surinder Sobti
Excessive sternness; "severity of character"; "the harshness of his punishment was inhuman"; "the rigors of boot camp"

PUZZLE Surinder Sobti
A game that tests your ingenuity

RATING Surinder Sobti
Act of ascertaining or fixing the value or worth of

RIDDLE Surinder Sobti
A coarse sieve (as for gravel)

POTHER Surinder Sobti
An excited state of agitation; "he was in a dither"; "there was a terrible flap about the theft"

MORASS Surinder Sobti
A soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot

MENACE Surinder Sobti
A threat or the act of threatening; "he spoke with desperate menace"

HAZARD Surinder Sobti
An obstacle on a golf course

HOBBLE Surinder Sobti
Hamper the action or progress of; "The chairman was hobbled by the all-powerful dean"

MATTER Surinder Sobti
That which has mass and occupies space; "physicists study both the nature of matter and the forces which govern it"

ESTATE Surinder Sobti
A major social class or order of persons regarded collectively as part of the body politic of the country (especially in the United Kingdom) and formerly possessing distinct political rights

DANGER Surinder Sobti
A dangerous place; "He moved out of danger"

DOWNER Surinder Sobti
A drug that reduces excitability and calms a person

ENIGMA Surinder Sobti
Something that baffles understanding and cannot be explained; "how it got out is a mystery"; "it remains one of nature's secrets"

CRUNCH Surinder Sobti
The act of crushing

CORNER Surinder Sobti
An interior angle formed by two meeting walls; "a piano was in one corner of the room"

CRISIS Surinder Sobti
A crucial stage or turning point in the course of something; "after the crisis the patient either dies or gets better"

CLUTCH Surinder Sobti
The act of grasping; "he released his clasp on my arm"; "he has a strong grip for an old man"; "she kept a firm hold on the railing"

BOTHER Surinder Sobti
Make confused or perplexed or puzzled

BRANCH Surinder Sobti
Any projection that is thought to resemble a human arm; "the arm of the record player"; "an arm of the sea"; "a branch of the sewer"

BUMMER Surinder Sobti
An experience that is irritating or frustrating or disappointing; "having to stand in line so long was a real bummer"

BLIGHT Surinder Sobti
Any plant disease resulting in withering without rotting

BAFFLE Surinder Sobti
A flat plate that controls or directs the flow of fluid or energy

Vegetables (especially cucumbers) preserved in brine or vinegar

A narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water

A deep bow with the foot drawn backwards (indicating excessive humility); "all that bowing and scraping did not impress him"

A solemn pledge of fidelity

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State of uncertainty or perplexity especially as requiring a choice between equally unfavorable options


URGENCY Surinder Sobti
Pressing importance requiring speedy action; "the urgency of his need"

TROUBLE Surinder Sobti
An effort that is inconvenient; "I went to a lot of trouble"; "he won without any trouble"; "had difficulty walking"; "finished the test only with great difficulty"

SQUEEZE Surinder Sobti
The act of forcing yourself (or being forced) into or through a restricted space; "getting through that small opening was a tight squeeze"

STATION Surinder Sobti
The frequency assigned to a broadcasting station

THINICE Surinder Sobti

STRATUM Surinder Sobti
An abstract place usually conceived as having depth; "a good actor communicates on several levels"; "a simile has at least two layers of meaning"; "the mind functions on many strata simultaneously"

STRAITS Surinder Sobti
A difficult juncture; "a pretty pass"; "matters came to a head yesterday"

SECTION Surinder Sobti
The cutting of or into body tissues or organs (especially by a surgeon as part of an operation)

PROBLEM Surinder Sobti
A source of difficulty; "one trouble after another delayed the job"; "what's the problem?"

POSTURE Surinder Sobti
Characteristic way of bearing one's body; "stood with good posture"

NONPLUS Surinder Sobti
Be a mystery or bewildering to; "This beats me!"; "Got me--I don't know the answer!"; "a vexing problem"; "This question really stuck me"

IMPASSE Surinder Sobti
A street with only one way in or out

INABIRD Surinder Sobti

MYSTERY Surinder Sobti
Something that baffles understanding and cannot be explained; "how it got out is a mystery"; "it remains one of nature's secrets"

INABIND Surinder Sobti

HEADING Surinder Sobti
A line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about; "the heading seemed to have little to do with the text"

BRACKET Surinder Sobti
Either of two punctuation marks (`<' or `>') used in computer programming and sometimes used to enclose textual material

FOOTING Surinder Sobti
A place providing support for the foot in standing or climbing

HARDLOT Surinder Sobti


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