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ANAGRAM QUIZ 23.

The clues are not only anagrams of the answers but also their definitions or hints. Zips (zippering two anagrams together) are demarcated by a bar |. The | also splits some answer lengths, eg, (3|6), into subwords as a further hint.

1. veer art (7)

2. ruthless (8)

3. isn't yell (8)

4. be 'as' cue (7)

5. act to hurt (3|6)

6. are cancels (10)

7. re brat hits (5|5).

8. iota mad L/R (9)

9. Net disgrace. (11)

10. lauded: "Ta!" (8)

11. "Co-life us!" it. (10)

12. 's binge's sack (4[4 3)

13. exist peer et pix seer (9)

14. I tally & I do "and". (12)

15. See, grasp ere gasps. (3|5)

16. ardent trend, a rad net (3 3)

17. Cowed, I arc acid, cower. (9)

18. Ain't man, ie, ain't main E. (9)

19. Boo trike m|et or Kombi. (5|4)

20. top in care m|et; main crop (10)

21. o' faint or "pe|p" tone of air (5|5)

22. to crave, covet Ar|t cover, a? (4|3)

23. push setback past, be shuck (4 3 4)

24. Racer to hie. "Hot, I, ere car." (10)

25. fear word: "En|d, ere a frown!" (4|6)

26. Mensurator, run more 'ats'. [@s] (10)

27. cos I run in, coursin' in, cruisin' on. (9)

28. Lib spur, he, hub's plier, he lips rub. (9)

29. So met coin, cost, monie|s, to income. (9)

30. m' machine's mince-mash manic mesh (9)

31. me, icy born comer-in by my crib #one (9)

32. a "leg table" ball gate > 'e|at' ball. (Gee!) (9)

33. Brat, I rile, lit ire bar. (bit railer, liar, biter) (9)

34. Layers point to player's "in" plays or "I" net. (11)

35. Digger Ann ran edging (eg) in grand deranging. (9)

36. Am "Time!" Die ea. mid-time. (= "a time idem") (9)

ANSWERS

ANAGRAM QUIZ 23, Anil

1. averter

2. hustlers

3. silently

4. because

5. cutthroat

6. clearances

7. birthrates

8. maladroit

9. desecrating

10. adulated

11. felicitous

12. sickness bag

13. expertise

14. additionally

15. presages

16. Art end

17. cowardice

18. inanimate

19. motorbike

20. importance

21. pianoforte

22. overact

23. pass the buck

24. charioteer

25. forewarned

26. numerators

27. incursion

28. publisher

29. economist

30. mechanism

31. embryonic

32. bagatelle *

33. irritable

34. personality

35. gardening

36. immediate

* (carnival game, balls into holes on tilted knee-high table)

ANIL

Perth, Australia

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