Contests started: LEXICON (7)
Contests won: MAIZE (5), MEDIEVAL METAL (8, 5), ANY CLUE THAT'S A VALID ACNH PASSPORT TITLE (?)
|Clue ID||Contest||Clue||Explanation (hover)||Submitted By||Likes|
|4519||ANY CLUE THAT'S A VALID ACNH PASSPORT TITLE (?)||Friendly Type (4)||KIND ddef.||ManyPinkHats||8|
|4517||ANY CLUE THAT'S A VALID ACNH PASSPORT TITLE (?)||Wave-Tossed Master (6)||STREAM* = Wave||ManyPinkHats||6|
|3675||MEDIEVAL METAL (8, 5)||Shaggy, Velma, and the rest go after the same revolting fused rock-folk (8 5)||VELMA*+ET.AL. after IDEM revolting = MEDI<+EVALM*+ET.AL, a fusion of rock/metal and folk.||ManyPinkHats||5|
|4516||ANY CLUE THAT'S A VALID ACNH PASSPORT TITLE (?)||Liberal-Arts Celebrity (4)||STAR* = Celebrity||ManyPinkHats||5|
|4521||ANY CLUE THAT'S A VALID ACNH PASSPORT TITLE (?)||Partially Obscured Snake (3)||_CUR_ = Snake, as in rotten, lowly animate being||ManyPinkHats||5|
|284||MAIZE (5)||Crop top, and in a medium size (not small) (5)||def "crop"; A_ in M+(-s)IZE||ManyPinkHats||4|
|295||BLARE (5)||Odd pieces of balsa tree bark (5)||"bark"=B_L_A _R_E||ManyPinkHats||4|
|2382||INTERSECT (9)||When writing the middle third, succinctness gets curt and cross (9)||_IN(TERSE)CT_||ManyPinkHats||4|
|2513||TEMPEST (7)||Quietly, I turn in exam with the Shakespearean comedy (7)||(EM+P)< in TEST
defn="with 'The', Shakespearean comedy"
|282||ICE (3)||Rocks in volcanic eruption (3)||def. "rocks"; hidden in "volcanIC Eruption"||ManyPinkHats||3|
|294||ROBOT (5)||Dory loses weight without a machine (5)||RO(-w)BO(-a)T||ManyPinkHats||2|
|1539||ANY CLUE ENDING IN LEVEL (5, 1)||Early Auto Tune (using just eight notes), with time, disguised original level (5, 1)||MODE(L_)T = Early auto
Tune using just eight notes = MODE
with time = +T
disguised original level = containing L_
|1540||ANY CLUE ENDING IN LEVEL (5, 1)||Jackass, ultimately, to about an unlimited level! (5-1)||_S+T(_EVE_)O &lit
Steve-O is arguably most famous for his stunts on Jackass
This is not a description Level 51, who (to my knowledge) is a nice and responsible person. :P
|1625||DO (2)||Picked up C-note! (2)||DO ("dough") &lit.||ManyPinkHats||1|
|1692||AARDVARK (8)||A card lost, first against ace, then king—King Arthur, for one (8)||A+(-c)ARD+V.+A+R+K = "Arthur, for one"||ManyPinkHats||1|
|1996||DIE/DICE (3/4)||One could head into empty drugstore for game equipment, sometimes (?)||either "I could head into D_E" or "I+C_ into D_E"
defn is" game equipment, sometimes"
|2068||HASHISH (7)||Bridges puzzle shortened solvepath: beginner->hard->extract, maybe? (7)||HASHI(wokakero) + S_ + H = extract, maybe?||ManyPinkHats||1|
|3208||CLUE CONTAINING A CHARACTER OR ITEM FROM CLUE (?)||Doctor Orchid, with quadripetala, produces extremely toxic (and banned) herbicide (8 10)||PARAQUAT DICHLORIDE is a cheap herbicide with only a little bit of incredibly severe toxicity to every organ in the human system
(ORCHID+QUADRIPETALA)*, because who doesn't like 18-letter anagrams for half-brand,half-scientific names for neurotoxic chemicals?
|902||ANY ONE STARTER POKEMON (5/6/7/8/9/10)||Not a first choice, chaotic_iak is wild about rare Pokemon (9)||"Not a first choice" - delete A and C_ from...
"chaotic_iak is wild" - anagram (-c)H(-a)OTICIAK...
"about rare" - containing R, to get...
"Pokemon" = (-ac_)CHIKO(R)ITA*
|1624||SEE (3)||Picked up C-note (3)||note=SEE
Picked up C = homophone of "C"
|2014||CHICKEN (7)||Yellow, cold, and lead-free gel (7)||C+(-t)HICKEN||ManyPinkHats||0|
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