the guardian - Crossword Answers | 2019 12 22

crossword answers
Clue Answer
EXEMPLAR HERO
Light meal; snack BITE
Report following that woman's affair SHEBANG
BLACK MARK TAINT
INFORMAL GATHERING SOCIAL
Eurasian rose; the sweetbrier EGLANTINE
A curry, beer cans laid out as festive treat (9.5) CRANBERRYSAUCE
A little dab at Ikea fabric BATIK
Alcoholic aficionado on vacation, scoundrel's drinking orangey liqueurs CURACAOS
Tolkien's language not hard, reveals the King ELVIS
Uninjured, rare bird almost crashed into something met at high speed SOUNDBARRIER
Why so blue, kid? Regrettably, it's the drink DOUBLEWHISKY
Tint with blubber, leading to commotion HUEANDCRY
So splendid VERYGOOD
Shocked? About time to become experienced TASTED
Cartoon character sounded kind of fat OLIVEOYL
Cask of don drunk with crisps, etc SNACKFOOD
Clever? Solomon? To some extent? To a huge extent! EVERSO
Colonel ingests oxygen atop headland, showing aplomb COOLNESS
Dislocated nine noses? Definitely not INNOSENSE
Ignore eyewitness without hesitation (4.2) PASSBY
Intimidate and turn spy with touch PSYCHOUT
Lets out what a Cockney comic does, we're told EGESTS
Miss getting into album? Shut up CLOSED
Next to west section of church, left a kind of orange NAVEL
Oaf's to run about, in a way OFASORT
Opens a French port and sips (to begin with) UNCORKS
President grandly dines, leading to gym session PRESSUPS
Recklessly races back for pescatarian's dish CRABCAKES
Russia's banks fiddle endlessly with cases from Italy RAVIOLI
Silk pants being laid out as festive treat PIGSINBLANKETS
INVENTION THAT SECURES PART OF LEVEL CROSSING VELCRO
CAMPANILE BELLTOWER
What goes in mulled wine? Bit of cinnamon, dear CLOVE
FAY'S SO LAX (ANAG) SLYASAFOX
PRIMA DONNA DIVA
ELONGATED EDIBLE FRUIT BANANA
RUN ONE'S EYE OVER: UNDERSTAND READ
APPEAL TO; GOAD URGE
MONK OR NUN WHO HAS TAKEN VOWS VOTARY
INFLAME; SPARK OFF IGNITE
PLENIPOTENTIARY; LEGATE ENVOY
IN A PARTICULARLY POOR STATE ATALOWEBB
TALK INCESSANTLY: DRAG GOONANDON
TEMPORARY CONFIRMATION OF INSURANCE COVERNOTE
STRATEGY; AGENDA PLAN
HACKNEYED; UNORIGINAL TRITE
CROATIAN CITY, THE ITALIAN RAGUSA DUBROVNIK
ONE OF THE D-DAY LANDING BEACHES JUNO
OPPORTUNITIES TO CATCH UP ON SLEEP LIEINS
MODERN TIMES; RECENTLY TODAY
INTERRELATED; RECIPROCAL TWOWAY
PROHIBIT; DECREE ENJOIN
SHORT OPEN JACKET: RAVEL PIECE BOLERO
HABIT, CUSTOM WONT
EFFERVESCENT, BUBBLY VIVACIOUS