December 15 2017 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

December 15 2017 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

CluesAnswers
Bowl balls without line and length at crease?BASIN
Complete shock: winningMOPUP
Cook, Prof ... all on form for the Cluedo board?FLOORPLAN
Despise men after act of violenceABHOR
Document principally, Candlestick, Hall, Mrs ...held by dad?PARCHMENT
Does it feature lead suspect, maiden and others?WHITEMETAL
Feller was upset after rowCHAINSAW
Fit to take in ten clues to be solvedESCULENT
Goes out with European babes regularlyEBBS
Hand partners pieces on boardPAWNS
Hat in work held by pegTOPEE
Hint: stick in billiard roomCUE
Is Rev Green bad, having taken a bent spanner?SEVERN
Last Cluedo room's empty? No suspectCOLONEL
Led games going after Miss Scarlet?SKIPPERED
Miss rope that's cutLASS
Muscular admirerBUFF
Peacock shows this? Best to declinePLUMAGE
Place on board mostly for bossSTUD
Plod tense — do this in library?TREAD
Pounds to cover lives in retirement? Supported by these?PENSIONS
Preserve degree in wood frameEMBALM
Random policemen turning up to house heading to room with a detectiveSPORADIC
Reports of things fired around homeBULLETINS
Result of competitions having missed lead pipingUPSHOT
Scene of murders in retreatSPOT
See 25MUSTARD
See 7BRIDGE
Stay in favour of suspect in the middlePROP
That's it! Lose board gameBINGO
They don't put crosses on papers? Two good grades by markers?ABSTAINERS
Vermin: essentially contains small mammalsERMINES
Woman will fire shots from large gunSHELL