CRYP­TIC CROSSWORD

Woman’s Day (Australia) - - Puzzles -

ACROSS 1. Make cer­tain nurse changes di­rec­tion (6) 4. Vic­to­ri­ous leader wears un­ruly beard for part of speech (6) 8. Co­me­dian gets his gear off in car­toons (5,6) 10. Tol­er­ates ex­tremely aca­demic con­cepts (7) 11. Fish with a shock­ing rep­u­ta­tion? (3) 12. Suf­fer pain for long? (4) 13. Hu­morist from Switzer­land (3) 14. Ara­bian prince back in Crimea (4) 17. We can’t even have a snack! (3) 18. Traced over cir­cle in bold de­sign style (3,4) 19. Ear­lier ver­sion of Madama But­ter­fly? (11) 20. Land of the box of­fice disas­ter? (6) 21. Dates and lo­ca­tions for ten­nis matches (6) DOWN 1. Words of sup­port trans­lated by one cute Ger­man (13) 2. Slowly start my re­turn, wretched but feel­ing com­pas­sion (11) 3. Hid­ing in Cairo, co­cooned in florid style (6) 5. Most de­hy­drated priest loses head af­ter first drink (6) 6. Are they set to stop thieves sleep­ing in? (7,6) 7. Pets, I stress, can be­come mem­bers of the fam­ily (11) 9. A heavy­weight of the Flat Earth So­ci­ety? (11) 15. Toss the Span­ish up into fortress (6) 16. Give me a rhino with­out first horn and I’ll give you a woolly sheep (6)

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