January 5 2017 - The Guardian - Quick Crossword Answers

January 5 2017 - The Guardian - Quick Crossword Answers

ClueAnswer
Bearers of gold, frankincense and myrrh?MAGI
City buried by Vesuvius eruptionPOMPEII
ClergymanREVEREND
CommonplaceTRITE
Deliberate infringement to prevent the other side scoringPROFESSIONAL
DynamismOOMPH
Group of people behaving like sheep?HERD
Hard tropical wood used in making furnitureMAHOGANY
Have an ambitionASPIRE
In an affectionate wayLOVINGLY
In conclusionLASTLY
Insect trapFLYPAPER
Major industrial region of north-west GermanyRUHR
Mary Shelley's mad Swiss scientistFRANKENSTEIN
Place of worshipCHAPEL
See 17FOUL
Shocking — route (anag)OUTRE
Soviet politician with a cocktail, d. 1986MOLOTOV
Stripped of feelingNUMBED
Substance made of nuts boiled in sugar, used to fill chocolatesPRALINE
Term for group loyalty of those with posh private eductionOLDSCHOOLTIE
Traditional Elizabethan folk tune and balladGREENSLEEVES
Upper arm boneHUMERUS
Very easy puttGIMME