CRYPTIC CROSS­WORD

Finweek English Edition - - ON THE MONEY -

ACROSS

1 It’s folly – for­mer dic­ta­tor brought noth­ing to Cyprus! (6) Room in makeshift struc­ture (4-2) Mo­tor­way’s sub­stan­dard for the most part – don’t fol­low it (13) French for big cats, and Saxon for fierce wo­man (7) 11 The man op­er­at­ing the lathe (5) 12 Sibyl hav­ing com­pan­ion in (5) 14 Up­right bronco-buster will want to (3,2) 18 Half-life charge on bat­tery (2-3) 19 Main talk chan­nel (3,4) 21 Marks card with half-prom­ises (13) 22 Present with old army books (6) 23 First man in the door (6) 4 9 10

So­lu­tion to Cross­word NO 663JD ACROSS:

1 Through­out; 7 & 22 Big top; 8 Toe the line; 11 Eau-de-vie; 12 Papa; 14 Ounces; 15 Warmth; 17 Nose; 18 Ro­mag­nol; 21 Unen­ti­tled; 22 See 7; 23 Mis­cel­lany 1 To the point; 2 Rue­ful­ness; 3 Un­heeded; 4 Hold it; 5 Ulna; 6 See 20; 9 Sal­mo­nella; 10 Tax hol­i­day; 13 Pala­tial; 16 Cognac; 19 Anti; 20 & 6 Hot-air

DOWN:

1 2 One put in jug, at home with my friend (6) Lit­tle mean­ing in sign if I can’t put it all to­gether (13) Set a pound aside for farewell (5) Rech­abite has no hes­i­ta­tion to fast (7) Moor bird is­sue ridicu­lously com­pli­cated (5,8) Qui­etly go off by ca­noe (6) Ex­trav­a­gant Earl into rev­els (5) With the army in con­trol (7) Stereo­type Con­ser­va­tive to be found in church (6) 16 Mar­ble en­trance (5) 17 Boy’s ser­vice is not so great (6) 20 Frac­tion left over (5) 3 5 6 7 8 13 15

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