CRYPTIC CROSS­WORD

Finweek English Edition - - On The Money Quiz & Crossword -

ACROSS

1 Cut a zigzag edge on deck (4)

3 Mon­key bread yield­ing un­usu­ally bare fruit (8)

Ir­ish­man draws some­thing to eat (7) Cur­rent rest­ing place (5) Bene­dic­tine record­ing I hand in is the Song of Simeon (4,8)

Damsel also in dis­tress (6)

Come to a vil­lage in a nar­row wooded val­ley (6)

17 One passed by one­self (6-6)

20 Took a pic­ture of an­i­mals, in­clud­ing this

one (5)

21 Ap­a­thy in Cock­ney lady’s is­land re­turn (7) 22 Lib­er­ate foot-sol­dier ahead of give­away (4,4) 23 Stand-up fel­low (4) 9 10 11

13 15

So­lu­tion to Cross­word NO 692JD

DOWN

1 In­vite bird to call on beau (8)

2 In the mid­dle of the day take time off (3,2)

Claim coun­ter­feit di­a­monds lost (6) Coolant for a bub­ble car? (7,5)

Love sto­ries told af­ter my wed­ding pledge (7)

Lawyer starts to take notes (4) Ob­ject to old horse wear­ing flashy out­fit – it’s unimag­in­able (4-8)

Pass ball to de­fender af­ter the whis­tle (8) Mit­i­gate loss of good de­sign for pat­tern (7)

Art read­ily forms opinion (6)

Short song start­ing off the same (5) Left stupid per­son to lounge around (4) 4 5 6

7 8

12 14

16 18 19 ACROSS: 4 Earthly 8 Aba­cus; 9 Blueish; 10 Ti­tian; 11 Rosier; 12 Sweet­ing; 18 Con­stant; 20 Un­lash; 21 De­tail; 22 Dig­i­tal; 23 Sleeve; 24 Oenomel

DOWN: 1 Mal­tese; 2 Fartlek; 3 Au fait; 5 Al­ler­gen; 6 Tsetse; 7 Lessen; 13 In­choate; 14 Man­ager; 15 Stilted; 16 In­cise; 17 Casino; 19 Seemly

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