FRIDAY REVIEW

the guardian quick crossword —10251

Across

1 Very busy — that raid (anag) (4,2,2)

5 Plausibly fluent (4)

9 Overemotional (5)

10 Give up completely (7)

11 Laudable sons (anag) — in perfect condition (5,2,1,4)

13 Bear witness (6)

14 Research scientist (6)

17 Object publicly to something (4,2,1,5)

20 Supervise (7)

21 Egg-shaped (5)

22 Greek goddess of victory (4)

23 Excellent (informal) (3-5)

Down

1 The symbol # (4)

2 Emotional bond (7)

3 Something hard to predict (7,5)

4 To a certain extent (2,1,3)

6 Gatekeeper's cottage (5)

7 Clumsy (8)

8 Fashionable male socialite (3,5,4)

12 Withdraw in the face of opposition (4,4)

15 In after (anag) — painting, sculpture etc (4,3)

16 Summerhouse with a good view (6)

18 Narrow inlet from the sea (5)

19 Exclamation of agreement (or doubt!) (4)

Solution will appear in MetroPlus dated August 7, 2010.

Solution No. 10250

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