the telegraph toughie - Crossword Answers | 2019 12 25

crossword answers
Clue Answer
Support touring pole on vacation to find accommodation TEPEE
Pulp are big Boxing Day band BRIGADE
Like one's hair, having worked out on sleigh? TOUSLED
Museum to screen the Queen, and gallery VERANDA
Charge for youth mostly receiving gifts up front PROTEGE
Additional gift good for Parisian and American BONUS
Reckons base on shaky seats will bear Cratchit's son ESTIMATES
Rise above wild canters with reindeer, essentially TRANSCEND
European translated Xmas papers EXAMS
Amusing criminal carrying gold? Not one of the magi! IGNORAMUS
Means to track sleigh's progress going up and down? RADAR
Harsh wind facing leader of elves AUSTERE
Regularly dally in country, where Christmas starts earlier than most AUSTRALIA
Flog antique: first-footer might come across it THRESHOLD
Territory in Lapland -- or Ramsgate? ANDORRA
Release a Christmas novel, losing millions CATHARSIS
Get used to cool prime pieces of turkey INURE
Leaving London area, somewhere to spend the holidays in private ASIDE
Tense husband finally wrote thank-you letter THETA
Books off time before Christmas, having rushed occasionally? That's bad ADVERSE
Poem about eating last of Yule log? The opposite -- flipping Brussels! ECLOGUE
Fancy half of chimneys are to rear CHIMERA
Person scrounging from caroller, not one going round grotto SCAVENGER
Student terribly eager to wrap wife's stockings? LEGWEAR
Almost tiring with Santa nearly out and on the way INTRANSIT
Tell to get up to welcome opening of presents twice APPRISE
Foolish, like current number of ladies dancing ASININE
Wise man, for example, lays on good loaf EGGHEAD
Fairy ultimately positioned over top of tree? It's a gem! PERIDOT
Recommend one's red crackers ENDORSE
Traces of gin cooked in hollowed-out sprouts SIGNS
On retiring before remarkable night, naughty children can expect to receive this? NOTHING