Cryptic Crossword from Sunday Times of India, Chennai (3072 of 13-11-2016)(Fillable and with solution)

This web based solver for crosswords has been developed by Mr.Hari Balakrishnan. Send your feedback about this tool to puthir.mayam@gmail.com. Send your feedback about the crossword to spchennai@gmail.com


Across:
1 Lives in a dress that is slovenly (7)CHARADE+ANAGRAM of DRESS
5 Troops stepped out in this formation (7)
9 Male animal was backward in cutting teeth (7)
10 Declining environment (7)
11 Sound of amusement (5)
12 Unqualified actor's position (9)
13 Fruit popular in French inn (9)
15 Thrash about the ring showing little craft (5)
16 Crest of a gamebird having part missing (5)
18 Available revolver means travel without effort (9)
21 Unwilling to give credit (9)
24 Rule that holds George initially in check (5)
25 About one thousand different paint drums (7)CHARADE+ANAGRAM of PAINT
26 Inane is another way of putting this (7)ANAGRAM of INANE IS
27 Win the right to retain article of terracotta (7)
28 clue not printed (7)

Down:
1 German measles is a problem to a girl (7)
2 Give way and die (7)
3 Let off - or fire (9)
4 Joined in a Chinese wedding ceremony (5)CONTAINED INSIDE
5 Place to be for an alibi (9)
6 Heartbroken lover's converse (5)ANAGRAM of HEART
7 Having a baby but not coming out with the truth? (5,2)
8 Garment shortened - after dark that is (7)
14 Not nice if spoiled by contamination (9)ANAGRAM of NOT NICE IF
15 Dramatist on ice gets cold feet (9)
16 Party wear in favour (7)
17 Unrealistic sightseer? (7)
19 Paperwork I'd get in order (7)ANAGRAM of ID GET IN
20 Let nine out being merciful (7)ANAGRAM of LET NINE
22 Refuse to start treating shin problem (5)
23 Starring roles for ushers (5)
Add to Cc:

Created at 06.30 hrs IST on 13-11-2016 from Bangalore

Main Page for Sunday Times crosswords



Main Page for Crosswords


Click here to visit my Home Page