The Guardian Speedy Crossword

Updated: 18 August 2019

The Guardian Speedy Crossword

Across

8
Across
Apprentice, newcomer
NEOPHYTE
9
Across
Johnny-come-lately, upstart
PARVENU
13
Across
Employing
USING
14
Across
Dodge SS?
GODDESS
16
Across
Harshness of manner
ASPERITY
17
Across
Bone-dry; desiccated
ARID
18
Across
Behaves in a silly or playful way
ACTSTHEFOOL

Down

1
Down
2
Down
Famous; august
EMINENT
4
Down
Conceal; keep in check
WITHHOLD
6
Down
Sate, be replete
EATONESFILL
12
Down
Substance
POLYMER
15
Down
Old Scots
PICTS

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