The Irish News Cryptic Crossword

Updated: 11 July 2019

The Irish News Cryptic Crossword

Across

1
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Take what is suitable?
APPROPRIATE
1
Across
3
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A drop of water
CATARACT
8
Across
9
Across
9
Across
10
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Lawless law
LYNCH
11
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It is in fact a long claw
TALON
11
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Getting into deep water?
OUTWARDBOUND
12
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Shoots something to eat
SPROUTS
13
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13
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One's double in figures
ELEVEN
14
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15
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Hostilities cut capital
WARSAW
17
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He may have stacks of work to do!
CHIMNEYSWEEP
18
Across
21
Across
22
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All in the very one-sided event
EVERYONE
22
Across
23
Across
23
Across
24
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Down

1
Down
No more to discuss?
TALKOVER
2
Down
He cares for others
TRUSTEE
3
Down
Be sorry about unrising income
REVENUE
4
Down
Smooth tongue?
POLISH
4
Down
6
Down
Mouth-organs?
TONGUES
7
Down
A growing source of fuel
TREE
7
Down
They will have lots to offer
AUCTIONEERS
8
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Is he found in literary haunts?
GHOSTWRITER
10
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What journalists earn?
PAPERMONEY
12
Down
15
Down
Begin with a tune outside
OPENAIR
16
Down
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It may make people turn pale
ANAEMIA
18
Down
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