Category: The Times – Specialist Crossword Answers
9-June-2024 | Page 1 of 1 | Crossword Buzz Answers

  1. 1."He is the very pineapple of politeness!” for example
  2. 2.Corporal, one picking up speaker at defence meeting?
  3. 3.Dagger in the stocking of full Highland dress
  4. 4.Nautical equivalent of "stop!
  5. 5.Look into a principle without support
  6. 6.1963 Roy Orbison rock ballad about lost love
  7. 7.Dirty old skate
  8. 8.Former name of the Sellafield nuclear site
  9. 9.Old river sediment spades removed
  10. 10."The best female voice in the world” (Paul McCartney)
  11. 11.Grower's skill entering them half cut in local prize stupefied
  12. 12.First World War painting by John Nash, housed at the Imperial War Museum in London
  13. 13.Model T they alter as lead compound is in fuel
  14. 14.Wise Man without a bit of myrrh or gold representative of another land
  15. 15.In musical instructions, "quicker”
  16. 16.Feature of Early English branch line
  17. 17."Greatly inferior in size and splendour to the country ____ of most of the [British] nobility” (Martin Van Buren on the White House)
  18. 18.Old game played with matchsticks
  19. 19.Truly local fruit — one being English
  20. 20."Mother Earth” in ancient Roman mythology
  21. 21.Dog perhaps dropping a part of jellyfish
  22. 22.Pronunciation sign over a short vowel
  23. 23.Refuse cataloguing system for books
  24. 24."Sooner or later a false belief bumps up against ____ reality, usually on a battlefield” (George Orwell)
  25. 25.Hindu custom turning back palms
  26. 26.An odourless component of natural gas and petroleum
  27. 27.Mountainous land even if worthless in the Highlands
  28. 28.____ played Nasser Ali in My Beautiful Laundrette (1985)
  29. 29.Word used to emphasise a more appropriate word than one just used
  30. 30.Nottinghamshire town where Fosse Way crosses the Trent
  31. 31.Rust — treat after earlier operation
  32. 32."Live long and prosper” normally follows ____
  33. 33.Wild centaury which might be poisonous
  34. 34."I am become death, the ____ of worlds” (Bhagavad Gita, quoted by Robert Oppenheimer)
  35. 35.Harold ____ was a prominent intellectual in the Labour party until his death in 1950
  36. 36.Gilbert & Sullivan operetta about a "breach of promise” suit
  37. 37.Rapture you can develop with Jesu
  38. 38.John Marston is the main character in this 2010 video game
  39. 39.Horse cloth, it covers middle of the pair carrying queen
  40. 40.German love song popular during World War II, as spelt on a 1945 recording
  41. 41."Prose is spoken aloud; poetry ____” (Joyce Carol Oates)
  42. 42.Press time cut by hour
  43. 43.Those involved in racket reported traveller lad
  44. 44.That which one magpie may represent
  45. 45.What sailors call the Intertropical Convergence Zone
  46. 46.Singer with five No 1 albums in the UK
  47. 47.Military rule rose before Wellington perhaps
  48. 48.Journalist whose "scoop of the century” was the outbreak of World War II
  49. 49.Gossip craving thanks
  50. 50.Modern pagan religion, venerating a Triple Goddess and Horned God
  51. 51.Core community's fine for fifty
  52. 52.Mary Lou ____ won all-around gymnastics gold at the 1984 Olympics
  53. 53.Sacked absent politician? Mine might have a problem with that
  54. 54.Gannet flying about with river bird
  55. 55.Relative often seen as prim or old-fashioned
  56. 56.Portrayer of Perseus in a 1981 film and a 2007 video game
  57. 57.Be able to manage number going around tense after game
  58. 58.A ____ red curry includes toasted baguette bread
  59. 59.Plans to spend a day in Rome
  60. 60.Novel whose antagonist is Jack Merridew
  61. 61.Obliging spirit of Brussels girl?
  62. 62.Northernmost part of Canada's Nunavut territory
  63. 63.Potential killer close to US city? One must leave
  64. 64.The ____ is a strait known in antiquity as the Hellespont
  65. 65.Particle involving zero spin
  66. 66.David Bowie persona described as "a junkie, strung out in heaven's high, hitting an all-time low
  67. 67.Insect head and wing
  68. 68.Language spoken in north-eastern India
  69. 69.Synagogue regularly plundered in the middle city
  70. 70.Mark Radcliffe's co-presenter on BBC Radio 6 Music's weekend breakfast show
  71. 71.Very pointed rule by supreme commander in hall
  72. 72."Dozens of drivers stranded on the A30 in Devon ____ in a school overnight” (Times "Weather Eye”, March 2023)
  73. 73.Mrs ____ is the housekeeper in Father Ted
  74. 74.Vegetable used by Hannah Arendt as a metaphor for the organisational structure of totalitarianism
  75. 75.With little ready I will certainly get something to chew
  76. 76.Japanese car maker, its name meaning Seven Sisters (the star cluster)
  77. 77.Surpassing a jewel, one stolen in French society
  78. 78.With little benefit
  79. 79.A small fish called "pinkeen” in Ireland
  80. 80.1941 Hitchcock film starring Cary Grant and Joan Fontaine
  81. 81.Heroin from the US with Ecstasy in pouches
  82. 82.Type of bread Italian company felt advanced
  83. 83.Large-leafed type of beet, often with red or yellow stalks
  84. 84.Band whose first UK hit was Mad World in 1982