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The Hindu Cryptic #13232 | Afterdark | 26 Across

Openly ended final judgment disheartened Larry (5) CLUE:

Clue explained:

: letter-pick, deletion Clue types

: openly Definition

: AnswerOVERTLY

We need a 5-letter word for ‘openly’.

Another word for ‘ended’ is OVER.

‘Final judgment’ is an indication that we need to pick the last letter of ‘judgment’, which is T.

‘Disheartened’ is a deletion indicator telling us to remove all but the first and last letters of ‘Larry’. That leaves us with L and Y.

And that spells OVERTLY!

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