February 8 2018 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

February 8 2018 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

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Antiquated test hard at elite school, they say

MOTHEATEN

Battles to unwrap birthday present

YPRES

Black bear's pouch

BURSA

Box like William, the national hero?

TELLY

Bravo! Manage to circle Mars

BRUNO

Classy old record in handwriting for student of the highest mysteries

UFOLOGIST

Conductor runs in majestically? Not so

MAESTRO

Curious allure about bachelor, spotted with this

RUBELLA

Dependent on Robin?

RELIANT

Ditch supporting comic, clarifying this is not peculiar

FUNNYHAHA

Even question being in Europe; from set of data, it's time to leave

EQUABLE

Falstaff, maybe, here left drinkers' association imbibing special calories

LASCALA

Fear losing gold card in house row

TERRACE

Go and wash round back of house

LEAVE

Have new concerns about defensive position

REDOUBT

Hobby is dreadfully uncivilised

YOBBISH

In north-west town finally executing pirate

BOOTLEG

Intriguing team with new role for Spaniard

CABALLERO

Looking terrified, woman hides in an opening

ASHEN

On short boundary, flyer's not about to go to ground

EDGBASTON

One that's booked by ref — not good, but he is confused with score

JUDETHEOBSCURE

One way to be dead drunk: swallowing beer at the end

DROWNED

Primate's one request at first I obey

AYEAYESIR

Take a breather, others working — I progress spectacularly

RESTONONESOARS

Tramcar to move, although upset about it

TROLLEY

Victorian chimney sweeping, an example of nepotism?

JOBSFORTHEBOYS

Wait at priests' table to join them?

TAKEHOLYORDERS

Wooden moves by husband in dance

HOEDOWN