The Mirror Cryptic Crossword

Updated: 18 August 2019

Crossword answers for The Mirror Cryptic crossword, Sunday, 18 August 2019.

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Across

1
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Choose alien type of fence
PICKET
4
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Covering evil operation
VEIL
7
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Liar forced to complain
RAIL
8
Across
9
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Thus behold a lead break
SOLO
10
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Man of Dutch appearance
CHAP
12
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Weapon gets record points
EPEE
14
Across
Level with First Lady
EVE
16
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Couple also heard
TWO
17
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Slid round covers
LIDS
20
Across
Throw sots out
TOSS
23
Across
24
Across
25
Across
26
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Chief sobs uncontrollably
BOSS
27
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Last to finish by river
ENDURE

Down

1
Down
Tricky question for model
POSER
2
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Once ordered ice cream
CONE
3
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Search crate out
TRACE
4
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Permit woman, as ordered
VISA
5
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Escaped to form a union
ELOPED
11
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The editor has to listen
HEED
13
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Hit back at friends
PALS
15
Down
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Hand part with its own rule
THUMB
18
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Children's edition
ISSUE
19
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Scandinavian food
SWEDE
21
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Does translate verses
ODES
22
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