TWO SPEED CROSSWORD

The Citizen (Gauteng) - - FUN & GAMES -

Cryptic Clues

ACROSS 4 Fi­nan­cially, and other­wise, it helps you to stand on your own feet (7) 8 Gets ex­cited or re­verts to es­tab­lished cus­toms (6) 9 Re­vised list for a flower-seller (7) 10 This club is much pa­tro­n­ised by gym­nasts (6) 11 Solid lump of drip­ping (6) 12 Look­ing an­gry, be­ing let down (8) 18 I plan too hap­haz­ardly but it’s a mat­ter or choice (8) 20 It’s non­sense to com­pel a num­ber (6) 21 De­stroy a grave, per­haps (6) 22 Broad­cast a tirade, per­haps (7) 23 Indis­creet bank of­fi­cial? (6) 24 A lie and a ruse may ob­tain free time (7) DOWN 1 This piece needs rewrit­ing to make it clear (7) 2 The op­po­site of praise? Well, no! (3,4) 3 Go off to find an­other partner (6) 5 It ex­presses as­sent and no mis­take! (3,5) 6 On a wind­ing road it shows skill (6) 7 Throw the French in a fortress (6) 13 What the bride says after­wards won’t be in church! (8) 14 Nec­es­sar­ily in­volves a silent ref­or­ma­tion (7) 15 Term that’s mu­si­cal or le­gal per­haps (7) 16 Are not dif­fer­ent, only dec­o­rated (6) 17 Re­frains from be­ing so avid, per­haps (6) 19 I spoil the games, fig­u­ra­tively speak­ing (6)

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