DA for the 17th of February, 2023 Posted on 16 Feb 2023 by AS Report about what’s going on with this week’s DA right here.
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SPOILER ALERT – Themed clue list below:
The “five shorter answers”, in A, E, I, O, U order are:
16A, 4D, 8A, 27A, 18A.
The respective “escorting two other answers” (in PRE and then POST order) are:
Really is a very clever crossword.
You missed, 18a 5d.
Kenneth Smith – I do not understand your comment.
As per my list above, but now in detail – and again in short answer A, E, I, O, U order:
16A – BALL
18D – (BALL) BEARINGS
25D – HAIR (BALL)
4D – BELL
12A – (BELL) TOWERS
22D – TINKER (BELL)
8A – BILL
1D – (BILL) GATES
13D – SPOON (BILL)
27A – BOLL
19A – (BOLL) WEEVIL
24A – HEINRICH (BOLL)
18A – BULL
5D – (BULL) FIDDLE
3D – MALLEE (BULL)
Absolutely agree re your comment (DAJ) – ‘a very clever crossword’. I think it was the most challenging one in the last ten yrs, but, I felt so fulfilled having successfully solved it !!