December 12 2016 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

December 12 2016 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

ClueAnswer
A big wave from chap coming back in a new suitTSUNAMI
Can it broadcast a frolic?ANTIC
Cancel scoreSCRATCH
Car negotiated a bendARC
Cause of wrongful arrest?MISAPPREHENSION
Comedian who may fail to keep a date?STANDUP
Defence of the absentALIBI
Describing one's descent from LancasterANCESTRAL
Fantastic seabird from the OrientEASTERN
Fool is in his bare skin, having nothing onBUFFOON
French castle in which a tea urn is lostCHATEAU
Goes easy on the French in tearsRELENTS
He leaves a permanent impression on oneTATTOOIST
His drawings are refreshingTAPSTER
Indicative of a lack of willINTESTATE
Leaves note attached to articleTEA
Mocks desired changesDERIDES
National topic of discussionSUBJECT
Oath he'd let out, being a quick-tempered personHOTHEAD
Possibly die during journey in turbulent watersTIDERIP
Stop in a few barsREFRAIN
Stratagem used to catch a birdEMU
Summoned by bells, he took a turn for the betterDICKWHITTINGTON
Survive a heavy blowWEATHERTHESTORM
Tabitha abandoned her natural homeHABITAT
Tell you it's wrong to shoutYELLOUT
Thus university finds little moneySOU
Tube holding a gold coinDUCAT
Two signs merge to show where books may be hadLIBRARIES
Was responsible for past words of wisdomOVERSAW
Weekly issue full of woeWEDNESDAYSCHILD
Wild rose one found growing by the riverOSIER