the guardian - Crossword Answers | 2019 12 07

crossword answers
Clue Answer
SO-SO AVERAGE
Gottfried Wilhelm __, author of A Philosopher's Creed (1671) LEIBNIZ
At the start of a month, before bored doctor made out DECIPHERED
Roman queen of the gods, wife and sister of Jupiter JUNO
Tailless flying elephant? I'm speechless DUMB
Lord's story about expanding borders LIEGE
SINLESSNESS PURITY
RISE UPTURN
__ and His Sons, sculpture in the Vatican LAOCOON
They liquidate lots of tea at home in three seconds ASSASSINS
Hannah __, author of The Origins of Totalitarianism (1951) ARENDT
WATERED WITH A FLEXIBLE PIPE HOSED
Chocolate wafer bar owned by Nestlé KITKAT
SIGNIFICANCE WEIGHT
WHISPERED ENDEARMENTS SWEETNOTHINGS
THE CAPITAL OF TURKEY ANKARA
GOD'S FIRST PERSON IN AUSTRALIA GETS ENGLISH PERMIT AUTHORISE
CONTRADICTED NEGATED
HARD LIGHT-COLOURED WOOD USED FOR FURNITURE MAPLE
Plumbing fixtures for men only URINALS
THE CAPITAL OF CANADA OTTAWA
NOTHING, IN SPANISH NADA
Baruch __, author of the Theologico-Politicus Treatise (1670) SPINOZA
Doris __, author of The Golden Notebook (1962) LESSING
Ed Reardon's agent? PING
Egyptian peninsula bordering Gaza and Israel SINAI
The brightest star in the Pleiades ALCYONE
The capital of Campania in Italy NAPLES
The daughter of Herod who demanded John the Baptist's head SALOME
Thomas __, author of The Age of Reason (1794) PAINE
US clothing company known for their anoraks and law enforcement uniforms SPIEWAK
Without serious competition — hands down NOCONTEST
After surgery, confident 4's been removed on the other side OPPOSITE
Banker puts £1 back into Tyneside NILE
Determines the position of in-store clobber ORIENTS
Doctor Who includes ordinary lines and special craters HOLLOWS
End of episode — a three-parter? DEATH
Infinit? ENDLESS
Poor niece sure has hunger ESURIENCE
See top of wig — it's on head WITNESS
Struggle raising temperature on subsequent attempts RESITS
Tool ensuring sharp designs PRUNINGSHEARS
VALUE WORTH
PROOF OF PURCHASE RECEIPT
ALLEY GAME TENPINBOWLING
SET OFF TRIGGER
THROW OUT EJECT
GROUNDBREAKER PIONEER
ROAD-SURFACING SUBSTANCE TARMAC
GOING DOWN OF EARTH'S SATELLITE MOONSET
STUDY HARD BEFORE AN EXAM SWOT
The surname of Louisa May Alcott's Little Women? MARCH
COLOURLESS GAS, O₃ OZONE
OVER SIMPLE FACILE
POST-CLOSING TIME PUB DRINKING SESSION LOCKIN
WORK OF A CARTOGRAPHER MAPPING
TOP COMMUNIST PARTY POLITICAL COMMITTEE POLITBURO
Two-way detection system RADAR
A name given to dialogues exploring moral or philosophical questions SOCRATIC
Author of Candide (1759) VOLTAIRE
Immanuel __, author of the Critique of Pure Reason (1781) KANT
John __, author of An Essay Concerning Human Understanding (1689) LOCKE
Kellyanne __, Trump supporter who coined the term 'alternative facts' CONWAY
Mary __, author of A Serious Proposal to the Ladies, for the Advancement of Their True and Greatest Interest (1694) ASTELL
__-on-the-Wold, a town in Gloucestershire STOW
Respond — reply REACT
A stratospherically bad environmental issue? OZONEHOLE
Articulate former journalists EXPRESS
Easily beat old steeplechaser going the wrong way MURDER
How to make me older? REMODEL
Husband's river dwelling HOUSE
Openings to shorts held apart THRESHOLDS
Prepared food without recipe? That's wrong CROOKED
Sailor can jail band over onset of war CREWMAN
Shakespeare's slander? ASPERSE
Strong iron forged into 50 small coins FLORINS
Talked at rented building NATTERED
When things go bump? NIGHTS
Woman rejects former partner's wing ANNEXE