10-minute cross­word

Cape Argus - - LIFESTYLE -

ACROSS

1 Paint mess­ily (4) 3 Cardi­gan and sweater com­bi­na­tion (7) 9 Egg-layer (3)

10 Word of greet­ing (5) 11 Sow (seeds) (5)

12 Dull, bland (7) 13 Fright­en­ing tidal wave (7) 14 Writ­ten school as­sign­ment (5)

16 ___ it, putting in too much ef­fort (9)

18 Fall­ing back into ill­ness (9) 20 Cowboy’s cov­ered horse-drawn cart (5) 22 Caller, guest (7) 24 Per­tain­ing to ori­gin, es­pe­cially hu­man hered­ity (7)

26 In need of tight­en­ing (5) 27 Place where an ac­tion or per­for­mance oc­curs (5) 28 Un­der­wired gar­ment (3) 29 Long dead (species) (7) 30 One who con­sumes or op­er­ates (4)

DOWN

1 Na­tives of Copen­hagen (5) 2 Gloomy (7)

3 Brown or rain­bow fish (5) 4 Seize (goods) (7) 5 Trav­el­ling the oceans (9) 6 Mak­ing a noise to show dis­ap­proval (7) 7 Range to pick from (6) 8 Tall gar­den flow­ers (8) 15 Spend money freely (6,3) 17 Charm­ing or em­ploy­ing (8) 18 Ro­tate, turn (7) 19 Dec­o­ra­tive de­sign on wall­pa­per (7)

20 Stands in awe (7) 21 Flower liq­uid col­lected by bees (6) 23 Ship­build­ing bolt (5) 25 Swollen un­der­ground root or stem (5)

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