Cryptic Crossword

 

Cryptic Clues
 
Across
1. See age as distant (4)
3. First act (5)
6. Ship everyone can see made of mirrors (3)
7. Soldiers manage a performance (5)
8. Charm of log books with pages ripped out (5)
9. What makes a man? (1,10)
12. Endless poses and facades revealed to portend death (3,2,6)
17. Sight is an inappropriate topic (5)
18. Promote creature of the night on the hunt (5)
19. Woman who looks the same in the mirror (3)
20. Come back or a saint will burn! (5)
21. Charged for provender? (4)
 
Down
1. Flatter for creating a spicy taste, with none left (5,6)
2. Tree growing by the left entrance (5)
3. Painting of reflection on paper (5)
4. Hear main town becomes a city in Minnesota (5)
5. Bizarrely salted sodas served with greens (6,5)
6. Disengage from peacekeeper’s party (4)
10. Three lose their head in city (3)
11. Essay written about first exotic drink (3)
13. More Artex needed for decorating (5)
14. Truth about energy, or an aspect of it (5)
15. Prompted alternative from head (4)
16. The first doctor can talk on and on (5)
 
 
 
 
Answers
 
Across
1. Cold ,3. Front ,6. UFO ,7. Rerun ,8. Looks ,9. Y chromosome ,12. Ace of spades ,17. Optic ,18. Prowl ,19. Eve ,20. Roast ,21. Feed
 
Down
1. Curry favour ,2. Larch ,3. Folio ,4. Orono ,5. Tossed salad ,6. Undo ,10. Rio ,11. Sea ,13. Extra ,14. Facet ,15. Pope ,16. Drone