Cryptic crossword

Woman’s Day (NZ) - - Puzzles -

ACROSS

7. Heard com­mand to smile, like a bird’s sound (7) 9. Aw­ful cer­tainty of in­ter­nal sore (5) 10. Point to Liam back­ing mes­sage (5) 11. Leaps af­ter Alice? (7) 12. Whip Tom (3) 13. Swim­mer stray­ing off course (8) 16. Crim­i­nal to suf­fer roast con­sum­ing bad sin (8) 17. Come to­gether on re­verse leg (3) 19. Give up hold­ing up ten or five (7) 21. Pre­cise on point of op­ti­cal de­vice (5) 22. Once more mak­ing a profit (5) 23. Throw sodium in a game (7)

DOWN

1. Harsh cry caught among drunken cheers (7) 2. Diana’s flower is a ter­ri­ble fail­ure (8) 3. Po­laroid holds up test (4) 4. Com­pletely dis­missed? Yes! (8) 5. Cur­tail lim­ited sur­vey (4) 6. Snatch good tool (5) 8. Tips seis­mic move­ment, pre­sum­ing the worst (11) 13. Make notes about wine be­ing fair (8) 14. Most cross when Tang­ier’s re­built (8) 15. Di­rec­tion to follow new man­ual for old girls (7) 18. Some peo­ple qual­i­fied on level terms (5) 20. I cush­ion elec­tronic de­vice (4) 21. Cook­ing ves­sel good for at­tack of hunger (4)

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