Crossword Clue and Answers

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This clue in was most recently seen in the wild in Irish Independent - Simple.

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  • Irish Independent - Simple - Thursday, 18 Nov 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Tuesday, 16 Nov 2021
  • USA Today - Monday, 15 Mar 2021
  • Evening Standard Easy Crossword - Friday, 12 Feb 2021
  • Evening Standard Easy Crossword - Thursday, 24 Dec 2020
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Wednesday, 23 Dec 2020
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Saturday, 6 Jun 2020

Crossword Answers

4 letters

A light shade of red

Take off weight

6 letters

The act of choosing or selecting; "your choice of colors was unfortunate"; "you can take your pick"

Not done; "the work could be done or undone and nobody cared"

Informal intensifiers; "what a bally (or blinking) nuisance"; "a bloody fool"; "a crashing bore"; "you flaming idiot"

An occupation for which you are especially well suited; "in law he found his true metier"

(followed by `to') applying exclusively to a given category or condition or locality; "a species unique to Australia"

Not often; "we rarely met"

Only a very short time before; "they could barely hear the speaker"; "we hardly knew them"; "just missed being hit"; "had scarcely rung the bell when the door flew open"; "would have scarce arrived before she would have found some excuse to leave"- W.B.Yeats

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Being definitely out of the ordinary and unexpected; slightly odd or even a bit weird; "a strange exaltation that was indefinable"; "a strange fantastical mind"; "what a strange sense of humor she has"

Of a light shade of red

A special offering (usually temporary and at a reduced price) that is featured in advertising; "they are having a special on pork chops"

Of a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange); resembling the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies

8 letters

Out of the ordinary; "an unwonted softness in her face"

Marked by an uncommon quality; especially superlative or extreme of its kind; "what is so rare as a day in June"-J.R.Lowell; "a rare skill"; "an uncommon sense of humor"; "she was kind to an uncommon degree"

Of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style; "an exalted ideal"; "argue in terms of high-flown ideals"- Oliver Franks; "a noble and lofty concept"; "a grand purpose"

Of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style; "an exalted ideal"; "argue in terms of high-flown ideals"- Oliver Franks; "a noble and lofty concept"; "a grand purpose"

Not representative of a group, class, or type; "a group that is atypical of the target audience"; "a class of atypical mosses"; "atypical behavior is not the accepted type of response that we expect from children"

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(used especially of merchandise) very fine in quality; "made of superfine Flemish cloth"

Lavishly elegant and refined

Insufficiently cooked

Lacking orderly continuity; "a confused set of instructions"; "a confused dream about the end of the world"; "disconnected fragments of a story"; "scattered thoughts"

10 letters

Not frequent; not occurring regularly or at short intervals; "infrequent outbursts of temper"


Worthy of notice; "a noteworthy fact is that her students rarely complain"; "a remarkable achievement"

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Deviating widely from a norm of physical or mental ability; used especially of children below normal in intelligence; "special educational provisions for exceptional children"

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