GAMEBOOMERS provides you with all the latest PC adventure computer games information, forum, walkthroughs, reviews and news.

GB Reviews

Latest & Upcoming Adventure Games

GB Annual Game Lists

GB Interviews

BAAGS

GB @ acebook

About Us

Walkthroughs

free games galore

Game Publishers & Developers

World of Adventure

Patches

GB @ witter

GameBoomers Store

Big Fish Games Homepage
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
#1129678 - 10/26/17 08:49 AM Halloween Cryptic Clues
Pandora Offline

Sonic Boomer

Registered: 08/06/00
Posts: 48470
Loc: Upstate NY
For those of you who might need instructions for cryptic crossword clues, check out this page .

These have all been created by a variety of well-known constructors. There may be one or two that we might question, but they're still fun. Please explain all answers.

-1. Supernatural vision altered man's path (8)
-2. Fight adversary off for wee-hours work assignment (9,5)
-3. Like houses, the woman remains (5)
-4. Little devil scraps cars from overseas (7)
-5. Around middle of web, horrible spiders spread out (8)
-6. Searched for plot (6)
-7. Enchanters with strong desires (7)
-8. King wearing large-scale disguises (5)
-9. Practical bachelor buried in ground alive (6)
-10. Hypnotic eyes holding attention (6)
-11. Undertaking a very loud song (6)
-12. Number of small leaves needing water (6)
-13. Box muffling frightening sound in last car (7)

_________________________
We do not see things as they are, we see things as we are. - Anais Nin

Top
#1129679 - 10/26/17 08:56 AM Re: Halloween Cryptic Clues [Re: Pandora]
Cue Offline
Adept Boomer

Registered: 04/07/03
Posts: 14856
Loc: The Outer Limits
1. phantasm = supernatural vision
"man's path" altered wave
_________________________
Did you ever stop to think and then forget to start again?

Top
#1129701 - 10/26/17 10:59 AM Re: Halloween Cryptic Clues [Re: Pandora]
michele rose Offline
BAAG Specialist

Registered: 12/25/07
Posts: 7185
Loc: Ohio
7. w(itch)es witch

Top
#1129707 - 10/26/17 11:27 AM Re: Halloween Cryptic Clues [Re: Pandora]
Pandora Offline

Sonic Boomer

Registered: 08/06/00
Posts: 48470
Loc: Upstate NY
Good starts, Cue and michele! wave
_________________________
We do not see things as they are, we see things as we are. - Anais Nin

Top
#1129713 - 10/26/17 01:00 PM Re: Halloween Cryptic Clues [Re: Pandora]
Redz Offline
Adept Boomer

Registered: 08/12/00
Posts: 13953
Loc: Doylestown, Pennsylvania
13. ca(boo)se ghost

Top
#1129719 - 10/26/17 02:04 PM Re: Halloween Cryptic Clues [Re: Pandora]
bermag45 Offline
BAAG Specialist

Registered: 10/31/03
Posts: 6690
Loc: Deepest darkest Norfolk, Engla...
5. Disperse (middle of web = e / horrible means anagram of spiders / anagram of spiders and e = disperse) wave

Bernie monky

Top
#1129721 - 10/26/17 02:18 PM Re: Halloween Cryptic Clues [Re: bermag45]
Sondi Offline
Addicted Boomer

Registered: 08/15/05
Posts: 4484
Loc: California
4. Little devil scraps cars from overseas (7)
imports - cars from overseas

imp - little devil
orts - scraps

bat

wave

Top
#1129729 - 10/26/17 03:01 PM Re: Halloween Cryptic Clues [Re: Pandora]
Lex Offline
BAAG Specialist

Registered: 03/07/04
Posts: 7724
Loc: Isle of Man
2. Graveyard shift = wee-hours work assignment - anagram (off) of fight adversary zombie blackkitty
_________________________
Life is what happens while you're making other plans.


Top
#1129736 - 10/26/17 03:54 PM Re: Halloween Cryptic Clues [Re: Pandora]
Pandora Offline

Sonic Boomer

Registered: 08/06/00
Posts: 48470
Loc: Upstate NY
Nicely solved, all! wave witch
_________________________
We do not see things as they are, we see things as we are. - Anais Nin

Top
#1129745 - 10/26/17 04:37 PM Re: Halloween Cryptic Clues [Re: Pandora]
CCbomber Offline
BAAG Specialist

Registered: 01/16/03
Posts: 5410
Loc: Mojave desert, California
12. Number of small leaves needing water (6)

thirty (number) = thirsty (needing water) - (s)mall witch

Top
#1129751 - 10/26/17 06:59 PM Re: Halloween Cryptic Clues [Re: Pandora]
Pandora Offline

Sonic Boomer

Registered: 08/06/00
Posts: 48470
Loc: Upstate NY
Yes, CCb!
_________________________
We do not see things as they are, we see things as we are. - Anais Nin

Top
#1129762 - 10/26/17 09:19 PM Re: Halloween Cryptic Clues [Re: Pandora]
Sherlock Online   content
BAAG Specialist

Registered: 02/27/01
Posts: 8698
Loc: Minnesota, USA
3. aSHEs grin
_________________________
If every 8 year old in the world is taught meditation, we will eliminate violence from the world within one generation. - Dalai Lama

Top
#1129763 - 10/26/17 09:25 PM Re: Halloween Cryptic Clues [Re: Pandora]
Koala Offline
BAAG Specialist

Registered: 07/24/02
Posts: 8593
Loc: Sydney, Australia
10. Notice - Hidden word - Hyp(notic e)yes

smile
_________________________
Beauty is in the eye of the beerholder.

Top
#1129766 - 10/26/17 10:40 PM Re: Halloween Cryptic Clues [Re: Pandora]
Pandora Offline

Sonic Boomer

Registered: 08/06/00
Posts: 48470
Loc: Upstate NY
Good solves!
_________________________
We do not see things as they are, we see things as we are. - Anais Nin

Top
#1129829 - 10/27/17 12:33 PM Re: Halloween Cryptic Clues [Re: Pandora]
Lex Offline
BAAG Specialist

Registered: 03/07/04
Posts: 7724
Loc: Isle of Man
11. A ff air = undertaking catrub
_________________________
Life is what happens while you're making other plans.


Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >

Moderator:  Pandora, soot, Urban Worrier 

Who's Online
Key: Admin Global Mod Mod Staff  )
1 registered (oldbroad), 129 Guests and 16 Spiders online.
Newest Members
Marinus_Louis, tuna, danait13, mozkito314, LeonDaydreamer
8972 Registered Users