The Guardian Speedy Crossword

Updated: 12 November 2017

The Guardian Speedy Crossword

Across

1
Across
Deficit
SHORTFALL
8
Across
Wild punch
HAYMAKER
9
Across
Gentle, timid
MEEK
10
Across
Spiritual teacher, mentor
GURU
11
Across
Exculpate
ABSOLVE
13
Across
Esprit de corps
CAMARADERIE
15
Across
Daydream
REVERIE
17
Across
Take a dip
SWIM
20
Across
Disfigure
SCAR
21
Across
Unnaturally high-pitched voice
FALSETTO
22
Across
Stamp collecting
PHILATELY

Down

2
Down
Mundane, commonplace
HUMDRUM
3
Down
Libertine
RAKE
4
Down
Portend
FOREBODE
5
Down
Intermediate state
LIMBO
6
Down
Suspend
HANG
7
Down
Body of work
OEUVRE
12
Down
Fertile, abundant
FRUITFUL
13
Down
Compel
COERCE
14
Down
Unfair treatment
RAWDEAL
16
Down
Fox's lair
EARTH
18
Down
Soundless
MUTE
19
Down
Surfeit
GLUT

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