January 22 2018 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

January 22 2018 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

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Anglican keeps rodent in chest

CRATE

Be inclined to keep work of the highest quality

TOPEND

Beaten up in Rabat in old Roman province

BRITANNIA

Bold maiden interrupts unnamed Greek king

AGAMEMNON

Claim for oneself Yorkshire town lacks aspiration

ARROGATE

Confuse designated driver tucking into alcoholic drink

ADDLE

Deficiency in squat, leading to collapse

SHORTFALL

Delight in appearance

ENTRANCE

Distension of birds grasping opponents

PUFFINESS

Emergencies? Charlie does his best!

CRISES

Held back a girl working in military HQ

PENTAGON

Heron played in the river

RHONE

Hold down cards and pick up special scissors

PINKINGSHEARS

Imagine old favourite catching cold

EXPECT

Inane film? It is terribly insignificant!

INFINITESIMAL

Knight wears old clothing in island kingdom

TONGA

Latest result in evaluation

TRENDY

Let enamel fuse! That's basic

ELEMENTAL

Meet behind bar when tight

CLOSEFITTING

Notice the French head of state is immaculate

SPOTLESS

Old Bob's lofty hedge

STALL

Painter of body of land in the Seychelles

SISLEY

Passes on without a risk of illness

DIABETES

Royalist leaders capture commanders in style

ROCOCO

Some bring us together for exhilaration

GUSTO

Turn in the troika is done

SWINDLED

When groom transformed native

HOMEGROWN

Winger prevaricates even before disagreement

HEDGESPARROW