The Evening Standard Crossword

Updated: 13 December 2019

The Evening Standard

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Used long words when one bragged?
TALKEDBIG
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By one? Don't talk rot!
PERISH
21
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Lots of trousers
BAGS
24
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A collector of dirty films
DUSTTRAP
26
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A soppy pet?
WATERDOG
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Figure it's a double-cross
TWENTY
31
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Noticed it was speckled
SPOTTED
36
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Just so
THEREFORE

Down

6
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Make the spruce sprucer?
PRUNE
20
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A drink, or nip
POP
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Not quite surrounding
ABOUT
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He'll have to take private lessons
RAWRECRUIT
33
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Deduce there's justification
REASON
36
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Could be young and strong
MIGHTY

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