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Jumbo Crossword - 87

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

ACROSS:
1    Kind of loaf some prefer to make toast? (5,5)
6    A cracker of a short satire (5)
10    Ties fool in bed? Just the opposite (6)
16    Instrument for a working-class graduate (4)
18    A daring start to an old-fashioned month ? (4)
19    Capone overweight and deadly overall (5)
21    Service I have found enormous (7)
24    Roll out some sort of steel shoe - not the left one (8)
26    Body of a flier (3,5)
27    Large teapot hidden in your nursery (3)
28    Compete with some of Olivier's performances (3)
30    She will shortly be a nut-case (5)
32    Place found in stingy, miserable surroundings (3)
33    Unreliable character in the back bar (4)
35    Crabs, lobsters, etc. could be coded as P (8)
37    Rocky star totally covered with rock? (8)
38    Coat borne back east (6)
39    She's held back by the quiz timekeeper (5)
41    The little lady's back in sparkling form (3)
42    Is able, with Virginia's support initially, to solicit votes (7)
45    I wander up to which Polynesian? (5)
46    Stop some leaving to put this on (3)
48    Angered members put out of place (7)
50    Fever starts to fluctuate (3)
52    Stays on a ship and covers in plot? (7)
53    Believe it could be written direct (6)
56    The immediate family are in comfortable accommodation (7)
57    One keen to make changes and rob women maybe (3,5)
59    Force skin off sea-monster (3)
62    Moslem merchant dealt in short grains (5)
64    Golfer feels to be missing iron (3)
65    Coastline spoilt in parts (9)
67    Edward Short gets a point in Gelderland city ? (3)
69    Where one may get in a vehicle with a duck, perhaps (5)
70    Shout out in one direction (5)
71    Does this work cause worry ? (4)
72    One of those in the majority (5)
74    Look out - there's a big hole ! (4)
75    31 days with a final blast of wind (6)
76    Foreigner losing his head in the smoke (4)
78    A well-oiled lock ? (5)
79    To sing out in bars ... (6)
82    Addiscombe's record (4)
84    Saunas could be provided in the Bahamas (6)
86    Twice nun changed headgear in charity jog (3,3)
88    Marquis takes too much for Scottish island (4)
89    Dye used by woman at Tobago (6)
90    Last words from some hidden voices (5)
92    Peer almost ahead of time (4)
94    Hollow warning to sailors (6)
95    All warships ? No about five (4)
96    More prudent despite having wires crossed (5)
97    Something fishy up? Here's member of drug squad (4)
99    Numbers of Romans backing the same view of the city (5)
101    Like a bird gaining a victory over a man (5)
103    Note the old-fashioned watch (3)
104    It produces oil with zeal - even uranium (9)
107    Some numbers make up most of the clients (3)
108    Not one of the Government supporters (5)
110    Cheat someone in pain (3)
111    Look out ! The fish in it are angry (4,4)
113    Extend American's first speech with new content (7)
116    She's South Australian that's for sure - you can tell by her ribbons (6)
118    A foreigner might make it a loan (7)
121    Is this organization `U' ? Certainly not ! (3)
123    Wicket about the kind having too much to drink ! (7)
125    Call for help starts among some oriental states (1,1,1)
126    Head stable-boy drove off with a lively horse (5)
127    Harps on about children whose parents are dead (7)
129    Somewhat improved chance of gaining money (3)
131    Place where the good man keeps the mineral ? (5)
133    Done wrong, yes, but the time will come (3,3)
135    Said again: "I tear off with _Time_ newswriter" (8)
138    Is it beaten out of,fish-skin ? (4-4)
141    Among children only, it's a scene of parting (4)
142    Charleville centre makes little money for Bulgarians (3)
144    Cheer up, given right over property - opposed to squatting? (5)
146    Headless nail can give trouble (3)
148    Quadruped was knowledgeable, we hear (3)
149    Opportunities for introductions (8)
151    One might identify the minor revolutionary as exclusively feminist (8)
155    Bring a German round to run the business (7)
156    Back upholding great boxer in rice dish (5)
157    Issued orders in poor English (4)
158    A favourite around the turf (4)
159    An agreeable chap (3-3)
160    Calls for lemon and mustard, losing zero weight (5)
161    Speak about nothing in particular (10)

DOWN:
2    Bringing up an ornament that needs adjustment (7)
3    Hard tack? (4)
4    Lost in transit perhaps (2,3)
5    The pair came back in loud protest (3)
6    Volatile girl to revive one? (3)
7    Gripped by traumatic uprising, as Egypt was once (3)
8    Cockney conceals date in March (4)
9    Somerset city's swimming facilities (5)
11    As art it is clearly not yet dead (5,4)
12    A shade less well than usual ? (3,6)
13    Start reducing salt? (3)
14    Aside the audience shouldn't hear ? (5-7)
15    Basic essentials of electric equipments (8)
17    Flowers left in periods of prosperity (6)
20    In a beautiful dream youth meets girl (3)
21    Obstinate creature goes on foot (4)
22    Trapped spirit of a beat-keeper (5-4)
23    Sounds as if she's not in mourning (3)
25    Formerly rest becomes disturbed (4)
26    Flat winglike structure connected to the bones (3)
29    It may sound like a vocalist's admission, but it's topping! (5)
31    So the reformed show spirit (5)
34    There's nothing more about a famous lover (5)
35    Take years to find the river the bad man fell into (6)
36    'Remove the weapons', said silly leaders of reserve militia ... (6)
40    Little devil and I form an army of Southern Africans (4)
43    A Wren's new suit (6)
44    New verse goes in a new direction (5)
47    Male dares to be disguised as Notre Dame girl (9)
49    Ran true to this scoring speed (3-4)
51    French poet with a terminal disorder (9)
53    Result of jailbird scenes? (11)
54    Two can play one (4)
55    Just a little one either way (3)
56    There's something rank in an uncouth sort of way for such a one (3)
58    Prevents the progress of the masses (6)
60    Trendy infantryman in the Royal Navy is a phony starter (4-2)
61    Black set for the rich and famous (3)
63    Taking from various sources, cite reversal about 150 (European Community) (8)
65    Muslim, if coming to America, is sent back (4)
66    Fliers kid steals when penniless (11)
68    Impressions gained by time in studies (5)
71    Number holding fashionable statuette (8)
73    Major or minor creature in the sky ? (4)
77    Criticised team that dropped the ball (7,2)
80    Blesses? No, they're French (4)
81    Neil's upset about right-wing plot (5-4)
83    Marquetry is fashionable but has an unprofessional finish (5)
85    Shoddy enough to leave Lou out zealously and wander about ? (6)
87    Troy also featured a monarchy (6)
91    Long live Violet and Virginia Small ! (4)
93    Knows enemy retreat after a conflict (5,2)
97    Sort of bill that upset Ben (3)
98    See girls very disorderly in an anti-progressive manner (12)
100    It's as well they're not (4)
102    There's stringy oil in the French wine (6)
105    Good for the curate in part (3)
106    High class private secretary avoiding depressions (3)
107    Disagreement on a question of colour? (5)
109    Curate's mixed blessing at breakfast (6,3)
111    For Mae, broken bones (6)
112    The price of freedom (6)
114    Cash needed to dress up as Roman poet (9)
115    Gains a lot of freedom from raking over the past (9)
117    Says more when a doctor's brought in (4)
119    Underground right for such a plant? (5)
120    Meat to get free? Look into it (8)
122    Semi-desert area, say, in western half of Nevada (5)
124    Gum-tree for porterage, I hear (5)
128    Proceed to tell you all that's happened (6)
130    The coins go brown (7)
132    Love outlaw to finish Scottish seaport (4)
134    Belonging to the second person of times past, say (4)
136    Sit up! Taint otherwise! (3)
137    Lillee’s earlier initials heard to suffer from rotten degeneration (5)
139    Died before seeing Italian poet (5)
140    Little awful man was an air pioneer (3)
143    Throwing pie about, to begin with ? (3)
145    Swelling Dylan's last piece of poetry (4)
147    Order a gin for Swedish girl (4)
150    A Scottish denial! (3)
152    Limb turned to solid jelly (3)
153    Works, perhaps, for Roman deity (3)
154    Someone to run errands in the smoke (3)

SOLUTION TO JUMBO CROSSWORD - 86
Across:
1 Stand aside, 6 Await, 10 Strand, 16 Elms, 18 Gnat, 19 Sired, 21 Dampish, 24 Blast off, 26 Gnat bite, 27 Eda, 28 Emu, 30 Offed, 32 NCO, 33 Rigg, 35 Bragging, 37 Yale lock, 38 Veneer, 39 Aeson, 41 Sin, 42 Atacama, 45 Extra, 46 Nog, 48 Fuchsia, 50 Gam, 52 Noisome, 53 Floppy, 56 Release, 57 Hatchway, 59 ATM, 62 Awoke, 64 Shy, 65 Cockroach, 67 Nat, 69 Nisei, 70 Virtu, 71 Eggs, 72 Ameer, 74 Coca, 75 Te deum, 76 Peso, 78 Uncut, 79 Egg-nog, 82 Laic, 84 Primal, 86 Indoor, 88 Howl, 89 Encamp, 90 Train, 92 Seti, 94 Octroi, 95 Glad, 96 Gelid, 97 Reis, 99 Nohow, 101 Emcee, 103 Ern, 104 Fittingly, 107 Baa, 108 Snout, 110 Idi, 111 Annalist, 113 Sidle up, 116 Puffed, 118 Dies non, 121 Asp, 123 Grandee, 125 Tic, 126 Paint, 127 Abusing, 129 Erg, 131 Ovate, 133 Ends up, 135 Panorama, 138 Bertrand, 141 Shri, 142 Dal, 144 Crash, 146 Ale, 148 Ine, 149 Smiles at, 151 Soldiers, 155 Footpad, 156 Tinea, 157 Tapa, 158 Snip, 159 Eileen, 160 Micah, 161 Oyster-beds.

Down: 2 Toadies, 3 Doit, 4 Debug, 5 Ell, 6 Ass, 7 Ago, 8 Info, 9 Taffy, 11 Tender age, 12 Astrodome, 13 Nib, 14 Drinking song, 15 Ideology, 17 Mariam, 20 Etc, 21 Derv, 22 Magnifico, 23 Her, 25 Togs, 26 Gel, 29 Masai, 31 Facts, 34 Genus, 35 Brahma, 36 Nearly, 40 Neap, 43 Tsetse, 44 Cathy, 47 Unmanacle, 49 Co-heirs, 51 All-comers, 53 Fan vaulting, 54 Plot, 55 Yak, 56 RMO, 58 Chichi, 60 Traded, 61 Ats, 63 Knee-caps, 65 Croc, 66 Cutting wind, 68 Aglow, 71 Eighteen, 73 Epic, 77 Opposites, 80 Noil, 81 Gladstone, 83 Anger, 85 Morbid, 87 Ordeal, 91 Ashy, 93 Egested, 97 Rex, 98 Indiscipline, 100 Olaf, 102 Maidan, 105 Tip, 106 Nip, 107 Bangs, 109 Ownership, 111 Aerate, 112 Singed, 114 Laryngeal, 115 Upper case, 117 Up to, 119 Seeds, 120 Stands to, 122 Sigma, 124 Rival, 128 Bergen, 130 Gurnard, 132 Abed, 134 Pied, 136 Art, 137 Assam, 139 Raspy, 140 Nef, 143 Ami, 145 Hopi, 147 Dour, 150 Lei, 152 Lac, 153 Ish, 154 Rio.

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