Run aground
Crossword Clue and Answers

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  • Evening Standard Easy Crossword - Wednesday, 3 Nov 2021
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  • The Daily Mail Quick - Thursday, 24 Oct 2019
  • The Daily Mail Quick - Friday, 26 Apr 2019

Crossword Answers

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SINK Surinder Sobti
A covered cistern; waste water and sewage flow into it

FAIL Surinder Sobti
Stop operating or functioning; "The engine finally went"; "The car died on the road"; "The bus we travelled in broke down on the way to town"; "The coffee maker broke"; "The engine failed on the way to town"; "her eyesight went after the accident"

RUIN Surinder Sobti
Destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined

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AFOUL Surinder Sobti
Especially of a ship's lines etc; "with its sails afoul"; "a foul anchor"

SHOAL Surinder Sobti
A large group of fish; "a school of small glittering fish swam by"

WRECK Surinder Sobti
A ship that has been destroyed at sea

DROWN Surinder Sobti
Kill by submerging in water; "He drowned the kittens"

BEACH Surinder Sobti
Land on a beach; "the ship beached near the port"

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Line consisting of a complex of fibers or filaments that are twisted together to form a thread or a rope or a cable

The first or preliminary coat of paint or size applied to a surface

PILEUP Surinder Sobti
Get or gather together; "I am accumulating evidence for the man's unfaithfulness to his wife"; "She is amassing a lot of data for her thesis"; "She rolled up a small fortune"

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STRANDS Surinder Sobti

FOUNDER Surinder Sobti
A worker who makes metal castings

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STRANDED Surinder Sobti
Cut off or left behind; "an isolated pawn"; "several stranded fish in a tide pool"; "travelers marooned by the blizzard"

CASTAWAY Surinder Sobti
A shipwrecked person

BEFELLED Surinder Sobti

MAROONED Surinder Sobti
Cut off or left behind; "an isolated pawn"; "several stranded fish in a tide pool"; "travelers marooned by the blizzard"

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SHIPWRECK Surinder Sobti
A wrecked ship (or a part of one)

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RUNAGROUND Surinder Sobti
Hit or reach the ground

BESTRICKEN Surinder Sobti

BEPOLEAXED Surinder Sobti

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HAVEAMISHAP Surinder Sobti

COMETOGRIEF Surinder Sobti

BESTAGGERED Surinder Sobti

BECLOBBERED Surinder Sobti

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