Sunday crossword

Across:

  • 4. Fish (4)
  • 5. Intensity (6)
  • 6. Curse word (9)
  • 7. Parody (4)
  • 8. Catastrophe (9)
  • 9. Commerce (5)
  • 13. Impugn (3)
  • 14. Sticking out (11)
  • 17. Coherent (5)
  • 18. Deal (4)
  • 19. Seth, creator of Family Guy (10)
  • 22. Father of the detective novel (3)
  • 23. Creed (5)
  • 24. Chutzpah (8)
  • 25. Town on east cost of Scotland (8)
  • 26. Oppression (11)
  • 27. Astute (5)
  • 28. Startle (5)

Down:

  • 1. Fanatic (6)
  • 2. Epistaxis (9)
  • 3. Undercover (6)
  • 4. Paroxysm (10)
  • 9. Assignation (5)
  • 10. Adjust (9)
  • 11. Perfunctory (11)
  • 12. One-humped camel (9)
  • 15. Trance (6)
  • 16. Devour (3)
  • 20. Atonement (7)
  • 21. Collective noun for kangaroos (3)

Last week’s solutions:

Across: 2. Soundrel 5. Cappuccino 7. Fraud 10. Vex 12. Procrastinate 15. Blacklist 17. Obstruction 19. Sedition 21. Aphrodite 23. Carrie 25. Baroque 26. Rihanna 28. Relic 29. Hue

Down: 1. Quarterback 3. Miasma 4. Modicum 6. Perspiration 8. Revolver 9. Lavish 11. Destitute 13. Apostrophe 14. Galago 16. Mortgage 18. Ibex 20. Tacit 22. Mars 24. Turf 27. Augur

Mick Ferris

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