January 15 2018 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

January 15 2018 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

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A supporter of mine

PITPROP

Accommodation and clothing denied to French revolutionary over time

PIEDATERRE

Alliance of nearly everybody in Congress

COALITION

Are responsible for Her Majesty meeting Blue Peter dog in private

PERPETRATE

Collage of Matisse showing least variation

SAMIEST

Consummate marriage? Not so!

MATCHLESS

Conveyance of gas round back of Number 10

CHARIOT

Criminal cartel headed by leader of pheasant pluckers

PLECTRA

Decent sandwiches start to entice relative

NIECE

Depend on Jane name-dropping without ostentation

AUSTERELY

Draw peacekeepers' fire with high explosive

UNSHEATHE

Drug finally injected into bare elbow

NUDGE

Each is ruefully discontented after night before

EVERY

Filthy place ultimately became eyesore

STYE

First to burst flaccid balloon

BLIMP

Gracious Evita reportedly turned up to embrace workers

Operatives

Left-wingers in Italian towns campaigned hard and long

ITCH

Maiden, with tact, ordered entree

ADMITTANCE

Memory of country singer on the radio

CACHE

Oddly shunned, said piteous goodbye

ADIEU

Old boyfriend said to be member of orchestra

OBOE

Pain of brill swallowing tip of hook

ACHE

Port went off, in a manner of speaking

ANTWERP

Present for discussion on second key food additive

TABLESALT

Quietly handle extremely rare love potion

PHILTRE

Recurrent saying in busy pubs?

BOTTOMSUP

Sluggish ferrets regularly found beneath home

INERT

Spooner's fake history published on the internet

PODCAST

Suffuse disrobed limbs with beginnings of unalloyed eroticism

IMBUE

Surreptitiously photograph your American manuscript

PAPYRUS

Turn red, sat awkwardly on top with a leg on each side

ASTRADDLE

Where Communists alone are elected to run neonatal facility

INCUBATOR