February 7 2018 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

February 7 2018 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

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2, perhaps, means 6

THEGLOVESAREOFF

Ambassador, found with smut, is calm

SOOTHE

Bent lawman gets round the law

FLEXED

Dash in road, back to the start

ELAN

English run grim economy badly: things'll get ugly! (2,4,2,4,3)

NOMOREMRNICEGUY

In the current circumstances, fool takes one in

ASIS

Judge and posh tax criminal sat next to one another

JUXTAPOSED

Landlord's stewed tripe scoffed by approving soldiers

PROPRIETOR

Like some leaves having two buds?

PALMATE

Outstanding poet's encouragement to unite

OWED

Perspective from train, even if stopping regularly

SCHOOLOFTHOUGHT

Potent smell's caught that's representative of pupils

HEADBOY

Pretender wants pastry, having uncovered buffet

TARTUFFE

Problem around heroin, with opportunity to shoot up

MUSHROOM

Reserve hotel with flower in cool place

ICEHOUSE

Russian front east of Iceland's capital

IVAN

Scientist's lady's cross, oppressed by dull routine

RUTHERFORD

Slate masons remove

DISLODGE

Sulphur and more acid in dish

STARTER

Supply inn with hogsheads, now disclosing plans

SHOWINGONESHAND

Vain fellow with sense to wear jacket of organdie

OFNOUSE

Wader's good sense on westward track

GODWIT

Wife gets joint that's beef

WHINGE

Worn after study, lawyers must don article

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