The Sunday Hindu Crossword No. 2831 (8th March 2015)(Fillable and with hints and solution- SOLUTION AT THE BOTTOM OF PAGE (For solution, click here)

This web based solver for crosswords has been developed by Mr.Hari Balakrishnan. Send your feedback about this tool to Send your feedback about the crossword to

Across: (For solution, click here)
1.Is numb, I suspect, in exploration vessel (7)
5.Practise in heat (4,2)
9.Suffer later, toe broken (8)
10.Drunk on port? At once! (6)
12.Loud argument with knight makes one scowl (5)
13.Duke, duke wife ignored (9)
14.Sailor giving evidence? He may spring a surprise (4-2-3-3)
17.French governess forced one to go in river (12)
20.Comic strip character,perhaps getting petrol on her overalls, initially? (9)
22.Out of place down in Italy (5)
23.Artist is at home portraying dried fruit (6)
24.In New York City borough, see tailless cat by stream (8)
25.Heather describing trendy piece of waistcoat material (6)
26.Rot shown in elm, primarily, and two other types of tree (7)

Down:(For solution, click here)
1.Provided in most new designs (6)
2.Admiral in hold (6)
3.Show violence towards powerful member (9)
4.Items of cutlery in trunk, best I've touched (6,6)
6.Boy in short anorak, wound up (5)
7.Boatman drifting round one Canadian lake (8)
8.Legendary bird in part of Arizona (7)
11.Place for opera - NY one burgled, unfortunately (12)
15.Golfing feat in difficult situation, popular on last in game? (4,2,3)
16.Notice alternative selection (8)
17. Bad hearing the second I popped out in wind? (7)
18.Friend entertaining the Spanish with a rice dish they like? (6)
19.Awful smell coming from small fish (6)
21.Check about first of Georges to rule as monarch (5)
Add to Cc:

Created at 09.15 hrs IST on 8th March 2015 from Bangalore

Main Page for Sunday Hindu Crosswords

Click here to visit my Home Page

SOLUTION - Across - 1 MINI-SUB 5 WARM UP 9 TOLERATE 10 PRONTO 12 F-ROW-N 13 ELLINGTON (Edward Kennedy 'Duke' Ellington was an American composer, pianist and bandleader of jazz orchestras from 1923 for over 50 years. - Google) 14 JACK-IN-THE-BOX 17 MADE-MO-I-SELLE (The Moselle is a river flowing through France, Luxembourg, and Germany - Google) 20 SUPER-HER-O 22 I-NAP-T 23 RA-IS-IN 24 BROOK-LYN 25 L-IN-ING 26 E-YEW-ASH
DOWN - 1 MOT-IF-S 2 NELSON 3 STRONG-ARM 4 BUTTER KNIVES 6 AARON 7 MAN-I-TOBA 8 PHOENIX 11 GLYNDEBOURNE (Glyndebourne is an English country house, the site of an opera house that, since 1934, has been the venue for the annual Glyndebourne Festival Opera. - Google) 15 HOLE IN ONE 16 AD-OPTION 17 MIST-RAL 18 PA-EL-L-A (Paella is a Valencian rice dish. - Google) 19 S-TENCH 21 REI-G-N