The Guardian Speedy Crossword

Updated: 5 May 2019

The Guardian Speedy Crossword

Across

1
Across
Gardening tool
DUTCHHOE
5
Across
Desist
STOP
9
Across
Beast-like, untamed
FERAL
10
Across
Ballroom dance
TWOSTEP
11
Across
Shrewdness
PERSPICACITY
13
Across
Obsessive type
ANORAK
14
Across
Range of mountains
SIERRA
17
Across
Extremely remote
BACKOFBEYOND
20
Across
Indecent
OBSCENE
21
Across
Put to death without trial
LYNCH
22
Across
Squirrel's nest
DREY
23
Across
Highland sword
CLAYMORE

Down

1
Down
Adroit
DEFT
2
Down
Submarine missile
TORPEDO
3
Down
Fairly drunk
HALFSEASOVER
4
Down
Get the better of
OUTWIT
7
Down
Childhood plumpness
PUPPYFAT
8
Down
Mediaeval allegorical drama
MORALITYPLAY
12
Down
Hostility, enmity
BADBLOOD
15
Down
Come across
RUNINTO
16
Down
Descend by rope
ABSEIL
18
Down
Social class
CASTE
19
Down
Clarified butter
GHEE

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