Sunday Times

Elim­i­na­tion

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HOW TO PLAY

Each of the clues elim­i­nates two words from the list of 37. Find the words that match the clues, cross them off the list and you’ll be left with one word. You can con­firm the ac­cu­racy of your an­swer next week.

(a) US politi­cian?

(b) Two flow­ers

(c) Bet­ter vi­sion with these glasses! (d) Two have Luck

(e) High Com­mand home

(f) Two with leave

(g) Takes strain of the bolt

(h) Two sug­gest­ing hot

(i) Two ana­grams

(j) Two joined with milk

(k) Two syn­onyms

(l) Two go­ing with green

(m) For plungers!

(n) Two make cosy spots

(o) Two liq­uids

(p) Num­bered vol­umes

(q) Two go­ing with wheel

(r) Young pop star’s mount?

1. Red 2. Big 3. Air 4. Man 5. Now 6. Beer 7. Fire 8. Lady 9. Rose 10. Maid 11. Ever 12. Pool 13. Alone 14. Books 15. Horse 16. Sides 17. Dream 18. Tulip 19. States

20. Vi­sion

21. Tinted

22. Bot­tle

23. French

24. Claimed

25. Mer­cury

26. Rock­ing

27. Pur­suit

28. Fin­gers

29. Med­i­cal

30. Min­istry

31. Swim­ming 32. Con­duc­tor 33. Cather­ine 34. Tele­phone 35. Light­ning 36. Snap­dragon 37. Le­gion­naire

LAST WEEK’S SO­LU­TION The re­main­ing word is “Lances ”

(a) 6-5 (b) 7-14 (c) 16-36

(d) 1-15 (e) 32-28 (f) 2-29

(g) 26-9 (h) 12-37 (i) 17-21

(j) 8-30 (k) 33-22 (l) 18-23 (m) 34-24 (n) 13-31 (o) 27-10 (p) 3-35 (q) 19-11 (r) 4-25

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