The Mirror Cryptic Crossword

Updated: 7 December 2017

Crossword answers for The Mirror Cryptic crossword, Thursday, 7 December 2017.

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Across

1
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Concealment of a total victory
WHITEWASH
8
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Grins at supporters
BEAMS
10
Across
12
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Barrel tax
VAT
13
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Started with a sailor
TAR
14
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Still in the venture
EVEN
15
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Hate being tested, possibly
DETEST
16
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Raged about mark
GRADE
18
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New shawl starts to get hot
STOLEN
20
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Genuine sort of earl
REAL
22
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Ape mashed food
PEA
23
Across
24
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City guides, we hear
LEEDS
25
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Roam around after a scent
AROMA
26
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Embellished his danger terribly
GARNISHED

Down

2
Down
Pull from the avenue
HEAVE
3
Down
4
Down
Has Edward got drunk?
WASTED
5
Down
Horse running by the sea
SHORE
6
Down
7
Down
15
Down
He's good at karate
DAN
17
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Moving so near ground
REASON
19
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Drama involving a rope
OPERA
21
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Wear down queen with poem
ERODE
23
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