Timwi

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Contests won: APEX (4), SAFE WORD (4 4 OR 8), SET (3), SOKOBAN (7), ERDOS (5), AMAZING (7), GILBERT (7), SMELL (5), HARRIES (7), ORDINAL (7), NEWS (4), CONSTANCE (9), RELAYER (7), ANY CLUE WHERE EVERY WORD IS THE SAME LENGTH (?), REVOLVER (8), FURNITURE (9), LEVEL FIFTY ONE (5, 5, 3), ERRATUM (7), SILLY SONG (5, 4), DEVIL (5), ANGEL (5), INCUS (5), NASHVILLE (9), JACK-O'-LANTERN (4-1'-7), THE (3), ZINFANDEL (9), NEKO (4), BEAT (4), GOD MORGEN (3, 6), HEARTS (6), HAT (3), LOSE (4), OVERHEAR (8), NORMALCY (8), PERU (4), TRIP (4), EXONERATION (11), SOURDOUGH (9), ARENDELLE (9), STARRY (6) OR STORY (5) OR STARRY STORY (6, 5), TIME STOP (4, 4), PULL REQUEST (4, 7), INTERNET STALKING (8, 8), ENDOTHERMIC (11), HEARSE (6), FUNCTION CALL (8, 4), DELIVERY (8), HAIR (4), HOOP SNAKE (4, 5), UNFORTUNATE (11), BOOMER (6), CHROMATIC (9), PENALTY (7), BOB MARLEY (3, 6), BELLA SWAN (5, 4), HEALTH (6), WEALTH (6), COMPATIBLE (10), SORE (4), THOUSAND (8), POLYSEMOUS (10), BUTTERSCOTCH (12), DIAERESIS (9), MOGUL (5)

All Submissions

Clue ID Contest Clue Explanation (hover) Submitted By Likes
5039 DONUT (5) Refrain from eating unsatisfactory pastry (5) DON’T (refrain from) eating U Timwi 6
4240 EXONERATION (11) Pardon former single rogue particle (11) EX+ONE+RAT+ION = pardon Timwi 5
5076 DIAERESIS (9) Strange desire is a sign (9) DESIREISA* Timwi 5
2731 SMELL (5) Suspect minor involved in trade (5) S(M)ELL = “suspect” Timwi 4
2805 MEME (4) Viral volunteer outburst (4) ddef: “viral” = MEME (adj., e.g. “a meme posting”); “volunteer outburst” = ME! ME! Timwi 4
2840 ORDINAL (7) Counting in crazy Rio land (7) RIOLAND* Timwi 4
3806 NEKO (4) Cat is regularly on desktop (4) _N _E_K_O_ Timwi 4
4088 HAT (3) Piece of stylish attire! (3) &lit; hidden word Timwi 4
4239 EXONERATION (11) Nucleotide sequence with energy portion discharge (11) EXON + E + RATION = discharge Timwi 4
4367 HEARSE (6) That guy behind a vehicle carrying coffins (6) HE (that guy) + ARSE (behind) Timwi 4
4390 DELIVERY (8) We ultimately stay during boring speech (8) D(_E + LIVE)RY = speech Timwi 4
4427 HAIR (4) Whiff from Thai restaurant (4) _HAI R_
(whiff = hair = small amount)
Timwi 4
4438 UNFORTUNATE (11) Awkward, silly tune about supporting fish (11) FOR+TUNA about TUNE*
UN(FOR+TUNA)TE* = awkward
Timwi 4
4502 WEALTH (6) Break the law for money (6) THELAW* Timwi 4
4977 OREO (4) Cookie monster loses; game over (4) O(-g)RE + O = cookie Timwi 4
4979 THOUSAND (8) k, you smooth (8) THOU (you) + SAND (smooth, v.) = k Timwi 4
4998 LAME DUCK (4, 4) Loser starts to lament after massive election drop (4, 4) L_ A_ M_ E_ + DUCK (v.) = “Loser” Timwi 4
5131 MOGUL (5) VIP hiding in Alamo Gulf (5) _MO GUL_ = VIP Timwi 4
2190 APEX (4) Parrot with false crown (4) APE (parrot/imitate) + X (false) Timwi 3
2269 SAFE WORD (4 4 OR 8) Stop sign that few roads mess up (4 4) FEWROADS* Timwi 3
2442 ERDOS (5) Math oddball in higher doses (5) high_ERDOS_es // Time Magazine called him “The Oddball's Oddball” Timwi 3
2498 AMAZING (7) Impressive Reddit event with pizazz (7) AMA+ZING Timwi 3
2758 HARRIES (7) Troubles confuse Sir Hare (7) SIRHARE* Timwi 3
2842 NEWS (4) Stories from all directions (4) N+E+W+S = all directions Timwi 3
2884 CONSTANCE (9) City with no accents, strangely (9) NOACCENTS* Timwi 3
2961 ANY CLUE THAT RESOLVES TO THE EMPTY STRING (0) Nothing's without entropy (0) S-s Timwi 3
3069 SEDNA (5) Icy world of Swedish genes (5) SE+DNA Timwi 3
3075 ANY CLUE WHERE EVERY WORD IS THE SAME LENGTH (?) Interrogate peculiarity punctuation (8, 4) QUESTION + MARK
Timwi 3
3306 ISTHMUS (7) It seems to have made us strong at first, this connection (7) I_ S_ T_ H_ M_ U_ S_ Timwi 3
3335 SYNONYM (7) TCP packet sent over my backwards link (7) SYN+ON+(MY<)
TCP packet = SYN
sent over = ON (e.g. “a message on Skype” = “a message sent over Skype”)
Timwi 3
3360 LEVEL FIFTY ONE (5, 5, 3) Common palindrome. Stylish, loud becoming new. A Smogon hunter. (5, 5, 3) LEVEL + (-n+F)IFTY + ONE
(Haiku courtesy by Autumn Leaves & Timwi)
Timwi 3
3476 CRADLE (6) Strange card the French hold (6) CRAD* + LE = hold Timwi 3
3524 LEONINE (7) Powerful like a lion, El Niño messes up east (7) (EL NINO)* + E Timwi 3
3595 INCUS (5) Bone in pincushion (5) Hidden word Timwi 3
3898 WAX (3) Polish path with a change of direction (3) WA(-y+X) = polish Timwi 3
3918 BEAT (4) Fatigued person with unconventional style and no family backing (4) BEATNIK (person with unconventional style) - kin< Timwi 3
3919 BEAT (4) Band that hasn't got the French rhythm (4) BEAT(-les) Timwi 3
3931 NIDORAN OR NIDORAN♂ OR NIDORAN♀ (7 OR 8) Mix of iron and poison that can produce eggs when mixed with Ditto (7) (IRON AND)*. def = “poison that can produce eggs when mixed with Ditto” Timwi 3
4148 PERU (4) Country beholden to deeper understanding (4) _PER U_ Timwi 3
4150 PERU (4) Place of pure madness (4) PURE* Timwi 3
4152 NORMALCY (8) The usual tumultuous clamor in New York (8) N(CLAMOR*)Y = “the usual” Timwi 3
4376 DELIVERY (8) Food shop with unqualified labor (8) DELI with VERY = labor (childbirth) Timwi 3
4389 FUNCTION CALL (8, 4) Execution order comes first after Jack leaves intersection in autumn (8, 4) F((-j)UNCTION + C_)ALL = execution order Timwi 3
4461 PENALTY (7) Judge's verdict ordered aplenty (7) APLENTY* Timwi 3
4462 PENALTY (7) Fine, write your first letter under pen name (7) write = PEN
your first letter = Y_
pen name = ALT
PEN+ALT+Y_ = fine (down clue only)
Timwi 3
4896 REPLY (5) Order Polly regularly: “Say ‘Me too!’” _R_E_ P_L_Y = say, “Me too!” Timwi 3
4897 MALARKEY (8) Nonsense garbage alarm sound (8) MALAR* + KEY = nonsense Timwi 3
4899 MALARKEY (8) Jazz man takes boat admittance (8) MAL(ARK)E + Y = jazz (as in “all that jazz”); Y is symbol for admittance which is reciprocal of impedance Timwi 3
5030 ALEATORIC (9) Regardless of your choice, pal, eat or I come inside (9) _AL EAT OR I C_ = regardless of your choice Timwi 3
5032 BUTTERSCOTCH (12) Candy bar, right within supermarket, leads to itchy belly (12) BUT (bar, as in “all bar one” = “all but one”) + TE(R)SCO + _TCH_ = candy Timwi 3
5040 ECHO (4) Tennessee repulsed by electronic music imitation (4) (-t)ECH(-n)O = imitation Timwi 3
5126 HEAD (4) Periodically chief and captain (4) _H_E_A_D = captain Timwi 3
5146 WHATEVER (8) Any leader who dislikes endless gun opposition (8) W_ (leader, who) + HATE(-s) (dislikes, endless) + VER< (gun = rev, opposition) = any Timwi 3
2239 BANDAGE (7) Luggage containing operator’s oriental dressing (7) B[AND]AG+E(ast) Timwi 2
2240 KINK (4) Fetish for potassium fluid (4) K+INK Timwi 2
2268 FETISH (6) Endless cheese, a rough fixation (6) FET[-a]+ISH Timwi 2
2349 SET (3) Scenery in grandiose town (3) grandio_SE T_own Timwi 2
2370 SOKOBAN (7) Game with boxes, or even — as you know — brains (7) aSyOuKnOwBrAiNs Timwi 2
2465 NITROGEN (8) Gas is back, minus the scrap contained (8) (NEG+ORT+IN)< Timwi 2
2515 GILBERT (7) Shaking, spinning, and forgetting Minnesota dramatist (7) (TREMBLING-MN)< Timwi 2
2730 HELLO WORLD (5, 5) Novice exercise with whole droll pandemonium (5, 5) WHOLEDROLL* Timwi 2
2808 BASEL (5) ABBA selection including “I Am the City” (5) ab_BA SEL_ection Timwi 2
3222 CLUE CONTAINING A PIECE OR TERM FROM CHESS (?) Pawns’ unnormal en passant move (8) (EN PASSANT-n)* = PEASANTS Timwi 2
3358 LEVEL FIFTY ONE (5, 5, 3) Puzzler has fleet, only five ships (5, 5, 3) Puzzler = (FLEET ONLY FIVE)*
ships (v.) = anagrind
Timwi 2
3366 FURNITURE (9) Home commodities ready around vessel guarded evenly (9) F(URN)IT + _U_R_E_ Timwi 2
3406 WEB (3) Us bibliophiles’ first repository of knowledge (3) WE + B_ Timwi 2
3452 HUMAN (5) Ethnic group contains, er... someone (5) H(UM)AN Timwi 2
3473 AMARETTO (8) First and second person to be teetotaler; no liqueur (8) AM + ARE + TT + O = liqueur Timwi 2
3529 SILLY SONG (5, 4) Fishy Sony gills for fishy tune (5, 4) (SONY GILLS)* Timwi 2
3612 BRUNCH (6) Held club-run Christmas banquet (6) Held = hidden word marker. _B-RUN CH_ Timwi 2
3650 OOF (3) Exclamation in Chicago office (3) _O OF_ Timwi 2
3652 NASHVILLE (9) Robert Altman movie named French town after economist John (9) VILLE after NASH = NASHVILLE, a movie directed by Robert Altman Timwi 2
3669 MALLEUS (7) From all EU stores offering a specific kind of hammer (7) hidden word Timwi 2
3695 MASCARA (7) Makeup for mom with endlessly raging rascal (7) MA + (RASCA(-l))* Timwi 2
3761 RICOCHET (8) Spring cheese, twice cut, with semi-skimmed ingredient (8) Cheese = RICOTTA
Ingredient = CHEESE
RICO(CHE(-ese))T(-t-a) = spring
Timwi 2
3787 VEGAN (5) View grain routinely as a healthy diet (5) V_E_ G_A_N = a healthy diet Timwi 2
3797 AWAY (4) Slaw, a yummy ingredient, is gone (4) _AW, A Y_ Timwi 2
3857 CRAMP/CRAMPS (5/6) Pain expressed by manic rampage (5) Hidden word Timwi 2
3873 ANIMAL (6) Savage note about dictator Idi’s return (6) L(AMIN)A< Timwi 2
3930 NIDORAN OR NIDORAN♂ OR NIDORAN♀ (7 OR 8) Pokemon regularly on Windsor Road North (7) Even letters of “ON WINDSOR ROAD” + N Timwi 2
3963 HEARTBEAT (9) Instant love master (9) HEART (love) + BEAT (master, v.) = HEARTBEAT (instant) Timwi 2
4069 HEARTS (6) Earth's strange organs (6) EARTHS* Timwi 2
4114 OVERHEAR (8) Catch attention after top of float fell behind (8) Attention = EAR
float (v.) = HOVER
(-h)OVER(+H) + EAR = catch
Timwi 2
4238 TURNIP (6) Vegetable involved in non-sequitur: nipple (6) _TUR NIP_ Timwi 2
4292 SOURDOUGH (9) Do us rough out there, prospector (9) DOUSROUGH* = SOURDOUGH* = a prospector in Alaska or northwestern Canada Timwi 2
4321 TIME STOP (4, 4) D&D ability permits no right to move around (4, 4) (PE(-r)MITS TO)* Timwi 2
4354 DEUSOVI (7) Amadeus, o virtuoso, bring out genius (7) _DEUS O VI_ Timwi 2
4357 INTERNET STALKING (8, 8) Pursuing eccentric’s tinkering talent (8, 8) (S TINKERING TALENT)* = pursuing Timwi 2
4377 FUNCTION CALL (8, 4) Invocation of cult clan in turmoil (8, 4) (FUNCTION CALL)* = invocation Timwi 2
4409 FEEDBACK (8) Nurture dorsal response (8) FEED+BACK Timwi 2
4433 HOOP SNAKE (4, 5) Noah spoke: “strange creature” (4, 5) HOOPSNAKE* Timwi 2
4452 BOOMER (6) 50’s person plucking leaf off flower (6) B(-l)OOMER Timwi 2
4459 CHROMATIC (9) Colorful talk about fixed storage discs, even (9) CH(ROM)AT + _I_C_ = colorful Timwi 2
4477 BELLA SWAN (5, 4) Vampire lover disrupts NBA as well (5, 4) BELLASWAN* = vampire lover Timwi 2
4818 ALARM (5) A plea from odd anxiety (5) A_L_A_R_M = anxiety (n.) Timwi 2
4980 POLYSEMOUS (10) Permitting multiple interpretations is bad, so employ us (10) SOEMPLOYUS* Timwi 2
5004 EXISTENTIAL (11) Endure the last insane Latin grammatical construct (11) EXIST + _E + NTIAL* = a type of grammatical construct (n.) Timwi 2
5037 ZYDECO (6) Genre of French buried cozy remixes (6) ZY(DE)CO* = Genre Timwi 2
5050 YO MAMA (2, 4) Joke involving day in Hebrew Reddit thread (2, 4) YOM (day in Hebrew) + AMA (Reddit thread) Timwi 2
2169 OF (2) Having footless enemy back (2) OF = having; FO[-E] (enemy without last letter) backwards Timwi 1
2170 DISEASE (7) Ailment like AIDS, see? (7) DISEASE (ailment); DISEASE* (AIDS see, anagrammed) Timwi 1
2238 BONDAGE (7) Decorative scallop in grievance chains (7) BON[DAG]E Timwi 1
2270 LAST RESORT (4, 6) Desperate remedies persist, including French loot (4, 6) LAS(TRÉSOR)T (last=persist, trésor=French for treasure) Timwi 1
2296 WHAT'S UP (5, 2) Greetings, exotic wasp hut! (5, 2) WASPHUT* Timwi 1
2309 LAST (4) Ultimately even cleans it (4) CLeAnSiT Timwi 1
2315 LAST (4) Let's all sit together from start to finish (4) Initials of Let's All Sit Together Timwi 1
2316 LAST (4) Survive in plastic (4) p_LAST_ic Timwi 1
2322 POUDRETTEITE Oddly pro-gun, darkest, steep if-then pink mineral (12) PrOgUnDaRkEsTsTeEpIfThEn Timwi 1
2323 POUDRETTEITE Poet uttered, “I blend silicate” (12) POETUTTEREDI* Timwi 1
2325 RESONATE (8) Concerning family member had ring (8) RE + SON + ATE (def = ring) Timwi 1
2327 MUNCHAUSEN (10) Painter with strange endless nausea syndrome (10) (edvard)MUNCH + NAUSE* Timwi 1
2337 NOTEWORTHY (10) Remarkable observation! Exemplary! (10) NOTE + WORTHY; def: remarkable Timwi 1
2361 SOKOBAN (7) Warehouse keeper Vladimir came back with scalar instead of vector (7) NABOKO(-v+S)< Timwi 1
2383 RANGER (6) Stateless foreigner guard (6) (-st)RANGER Timwi 1
2466 URANIUM (7) Heavy metal remix of “I’m Nauru” (7) IMNAURU* Timwi 1
2492 VANITY (6) Pride is a reason for using a vector instead of a scalar (6) (-s+V)ANITY Timwi 1
2732 SMELL (5) Detect methionine in stock (5) S(M)ELL = “detect” Timwi 1
2759 MAILER (6) Mortal realm I razed (6) REALMI* Timwi 1
2813 ELISION (7) Constant threat is in exclusion (7) E “constant” + L(IS)ION “threat, is in” = “exclusion” Timwi 1
2817 ELISION (7) Botched silicone took base deletion (7) SILI(-c)ONE*. “base”=C because cytosine Timwi 1
2822 BARTITSU (8) What a surprised Homer might write in self-defense (8) “BART! IT'S U!” (ddef.) Timwi 1
2841 NEWS (4) Sewn-together headlines (4) SEWN* Timwi 1
2843 NEWS (4) Latest kickoff, not even weird stuff (4) N(ot) E(ven) W(eird) S(tuff) Timwi 1
2902 RAMESSES (8) Rulers hit letters (8) RAM + ESSES
(“Rulers” plural because there was more than one Ramesses; 11 in fact)
Timwi 1
2910 SEPTEMBER (9) Tempers be orderly at time of Michaelmas (9) TEMPERSBE* Timwi 1
2973 FIERY (5) Savagely burn plastic layer in flames (5) FIER(-cel)Y Timwi 1
2984 PHUB (4) Pass focus (4) &lit: def = pass focus to one's phone; wordplay = P+HUB Timwi 1
2987 PHUB (4) Vietnamese prefecture second in ignoring people in favor of tech (4) PHU (Vietnamese prefecture) + B (second) Timwi 1
2991 RELAYER (7) Recover strange, rare lye (7) RARELYE* Timwi 1
3031 CLUE CONTAINING UR LAST WINNING CLUE’S ANSWER (?) “Hi, Constance!” staggered the sports trainer (6 5) TENNIS COACH* Timwi 1
3032 CLUE CONTAINING UR LAST WINNING CLUE’S ANSWER (?) The thrilling part, i.e., Constance bungling (6 5) ACTION SCENE* Timwi 1
3097 REVOLVER (8) Arm advance in railroad (8) R(EVOLVE)R = arm (weapon) Timwi 1
3155 NEPTUNE (7) Crazy place surrounded by twin neon ocean (7) NE(PUT*)NE
Neptune = ocean
Timwi 1
3333 HONK (4) Block out for unsatisfactory blare (4) H(-u+O)NK = blare Timwi 1
3355 FURNITURE (9) Defenseless mashed fruit under the table, say (9) (FRUITUN(-d)ER)* Timwi 1
3361 LEVEL FIFTY ONE (5, 5, 3) Let five fly, confuse a puzzler (5, 5, 3) (LET FIVE FLY)* + ONE Timwi 1
3364 ISTHMUS (7) Bridge that is first to humour even Samuel (7) _I_S_T_H_M_U_ + S Timwi 1
3402 WEB (3) Mitchell’s partner detailed net (3) WEB(-b) (comedy partners David Mitchell and Robert Webb) Timwi 1
3455 HUMAN (5) Actress Thurman consumed by her noteworthy first race (5) H_ (UMA) N_ Timwi 1
3456 DANCER (6) Artist's horoscope turns cents to dollars (6) (-c+D)ANCER Timwi 1
3457 DANCER (6) Showgirl’s illness goes from 100 to 500 (6) (-c+D)ANCER Timwi 1
3464 THING (5) Good in tight hinges (5) _T HING_ Timwi 1
3475 AMARETTO (8) Nectaris, perhaps, in quintillionth drink (8) A(MARE)TTO = drink
Nectaris is one of the maria (sg. mare) on the moon
Atto- is the SI prefix for a quintillionth
Timwi 1
3502 LOREM IPSUM (5, 5) Typesetter scores trim-cut copyright in stormy summer (5, 5) LO(-p)+IP(copyright = intellectual property)-in-SUMMER*
LO(-p)+REM(IP)SUM* = typesetter scores
Timwi 1
3510 ERRATUM (7) Terror can't cut my regular trip (7) _E_R_R_A_T_U_M_ = trip (in the sense of mistake) Timwi 1
3522 LEONINE (7) One line off — like Simba, perhaps (7) (ONE LINE)* Timwi 1
3527 LEONINE (7) Dignified solo with English and Indian content (7) L(E)ON(IN)E Timwi 1
3528 ERRATUM (7) Bigger rat umbrella has defect (7) _ER RAT UM_ Timwi 1
3534 ORIFICE (7) Opening in honor if I celebrate (7) _OR IF I CE_ Timwi 1
3581 ANGEL (5) Jewel in strange light (5) _ANGE L_ Timwi 1
3586 ANGEL (5) Theater supporter has a new set (5) A+N+GEL = theater supporter (financial backer of a production) Timwi 1
3587 DEVIL (5) Monster from Vaudeville (5) _DEVIL_ Timwi 1
3588 ASH (3) Starts to admire some huge tree (3) A_ S_ H_ = tree Timwi 1
3606 BRUNCH (6) Sprint between Belgium and Switzerland to get something to eat (6) RUN between B and CH Timwi 1
3609 BRUNCH (6) Buffet leaders could have followed up on sick burn (6) BURN* + C_ H_ Timwi 1
3618 PERFORM (7) Enact quiet, orderly reform (7) P + REFORM* Timwi 1
3626 BRIDGE (6) Base bank bond (6) B + RIDGE Timwi 1
3643 ABCDE (5) Broadcaster of French mnemonic for critical medical care (5) ABC (broadcaster) + DE (“of” in French) = mnemonic for critical medical care (airway, breathing, circulation, disability, and exposure). Timwi 1
3645 REIMBURSEMENT (13) Even free film about rested M. Bennett gets compensation (13) _R_E_I_M_B_U_R_S_E_M_E_N_T_ Timwi 1
3670 COCKTAIL (8) Compound in peacock tails (8) Hidden word Timwi 1
3689 JACK-O'-LANTERN (4-1'-7) Clark, not Jane, confused pumpkin with a carved face (4-1'-7) CLARKNOTJANE* Timwi 1
3690 JACK-O'-LANTERN (4-1'-7) Gnarled oak, central to New Jersey, back in light at night (4-1'-7) N(OAKCENTRAL*)J< = light at night. Did you know jack-o'-lantern is also another term for will-o'-the-wisp? Timwi 1
3697 MASCARA (7) Makeup loses initial effect as camera rolls (7) (AS CAM(-e)RA)* Timwi 1
3711 ENGLISH (7) In plain terms, conversely, he's low in character (7) H(SI(L)GN)E< = in plain terms Timwi 1
3717 THE (3) This endless detail of Greek letter (3) THE(-t)(-a) = this Timwi 1
3721 THE (3) Half of blade from Teresina, Brazil (3) (-scy)THE = Teresina’s airport code Timwi 1
3722 THE (3) A particular leftover prune (3) (-o)THE(-r) = a particular Timwi 1
3739 TENDON (6) Nintendo never hides attachment (6) _TENDO N_ Timwi 1
3744 ZINFANDEL (9) Im Magazin fand Elias Wein (9) I don't expect anyone to vote for this but it works as a German-language clue. _ZIN FAND EL_ = Wein (wine). The surface reading means “In the magazine, Elias found wine”. Timwi 1
3745 ZINFANDEL (9) Unknown cooked final end product from California (9) Z + (FINAL END)* = product from California Timwi 1
3746 SECURITY (8) Protection from mad curse and half-being (8) CURSE* + (-ent)ITY = protection Timwi 1
3754 ELEMENT (7) Wild melee books suggestion (7) MELEE* + NT (New Testament)
“suggestion” = element, e.g. “I detected an element of sarcasm in her voice”
Timwi 1
3755 ELEMENT (7) Part of ukulele mentally internalized (7) Hidden word. Hoping that either “part of ukulele” or “mentally internalized” looks like the definition, misleadingly Timwi 1
3758 RICOCHET (8) Endless grass didn't fix Augusto’s rebound (8) RIC(-e) + (-pin)OCHET = rebound
(and yes, rice is apparently a grass)
Timwi 1
3768 SCRABBLE (8) Cold resistance from queen's uncle in bickering game (8) S(-qu+CR)ABBLE = game Timwi 1
3771 GULES (5) Red labor camp turns silver into einsteinium (5) GUL(-ag+ES) Timwi 1
3772 GIGAHERTZ (9) Gaze right to reconstruct processor benchmark (9) (GAZE RIGHT)* Timwi 1
3774 GIGAHERTZ (9) Unit mangled their gag with impedance (9) (THEIR GAG)* + Z Timwi 1
3788 VEGAN (5) Gave strange new dietary idea (5) GAVE* + N = dietary idea Timwi 1
3789 VEGAN (5) Lifestyle that doesn’t upset angry plant-eater (5) VEG(-etari<)AN = plant-eater
(upset angry = IRATE backwards)
Timwi 1
3790 BLACK (5) Very dark orderly bell cake with vitamin (5) B_L_(+A)C_K_ = very dark Timwi 1
3791 BLACK (5) Loose sister is brother’s evil (5) (-s+B)LACK = evil (e.g. “black deeds”) Timwi 1
3805 NEKO (4) Cat turns stove from 5 to 1000 (4) NE(-v+K)O< Timwi 1
3807 DUBIOUS (7) Suspicious duos dance about welfare program (7) D(UBI)OUS* = suspicious
(Misleading clue as “welfare program” looks very much like the definition and “suspicious” like an anagrind)
Timwi 1
3839 CREAM (5) “YELLOWISH” without initial “YELL” (5) (-s)CREAM Timwi 1
3842 ROBUST (6) Strong, refitted turbos (6) ROBUST* Timwi 1
3858 CUP (3) Charlie’s papa holds uniform and trophy (3) C(U)P Timwi 1
3862 PRIDE FLAG (5, 4) Camp emblem a group of lions pick out (5, 4) PRIDE FLAG Timwi 1
3872 ANIMAL (6) Troubled Manila being (6) ANIMAL* Timwi 1
3888 MINERAL (7) Gemstone that truly lost energy after belonging to me (7) MINE + R(-e)AL
(“real” used as an adverb here, e.g. “I'm real sorry about that”)
Timwi 1
3889 ANIMAL (6) Being’s soul link (6) ANIMA + L Timwi 1
3897 WAX (3) Grow a greasy substance (3) ddef. Timwi 1
3899 WAX (3) Show axe, hide coat (3) _W AX_ = coat (v.) Timwi 1
3901 ESCHATOLOGY (11) Key office science concerning the destiny of humanity (11) ESC + HAT + OLOGY Timwi 1
3926 SHAVE (5) Siemens’ own crop (5) S (symbol for the unit siemens) + HAVE (own) = crop (shave v.) Timwi 1
3955 ANY NON-ALPHANUMERIC GLYPH THAT ISN'T ♀ (1) British addition to labor union (1) ⋃ - union symbol, and “u” is what is added to “labor” to make “labour” Timwi 1
3960 ANY NON-ALPHANUMERIC GLYPH THAT ISN'T ♀ (1) Different lines, some parallel, some crossing (1) Timwi 1
4077 PRESIDENT (9) Quiet local chairman (9) P (quiet) + RESIDENT (local n.) = PRESIDENT (chairman) Timwi 1
4080 HAND (4) Hit and pass (4) H+AND. Def = pass (as in “hand me the towel”) Timwi 1
4094 LOSE (4) Drop in closer (4) Hidden word Timwi 1
4107 CONTEST (7) Competition mascot beheaded before examination (7) (-i)CON + TEST Timwi 1
4117 PACKET (6) Added a check to treasure box (6) treasure = pet
P(A+CK)ET = box
Timwi 1
4144 NO (2) Don't, it's on rewind (2) NO< Timwi 1
4147 PERU (4) Plutonium covers, let's say, about 1,285,216 km²? (4) P(ER)U Timwi 1
4149 PERU (4) Country holds back nature preserve (4) _P ERU_< Timwi 1
4151 PERU (4) Lost a dime, lost a whole country (4) PER(-d)U Timwi 1
4185 SAFE (4) Sound from timeless eccentric feats (4) FEATS*(-t) = safe (adj.) = sound (adj.) Timwi 1
4204 ENNUI (5) «Boredom at night...» says Pierre (5) Homophone of «en nuit» (at night) Timwi 1
4241 EXONERATION (11) Add on a struggle for absolution (11) struggle = EXERTION
EX(ON)ER(A)TION = absolution
Timwi 1
4279 ANOTHER (7) A new order on Earth (7) ANOTHER* = a new Timwi 1
4282 BESIDE (6) Belgium and Sweden embrace intelligent design also (6) BE+S(ID)E = also. Apologies for any psychological trauma caused by the surface Timwi 1
4293 ARENDELLE (9) Frozen people are born, remove the French (9) ARE + N (born) + DEL (delete=remove) + LE (the, French) = Frozen people (as in ethnicity, not plural of person) Timwi 1
4306 STARRY (6) OR STORY (5) OR STARRY STORY (6, 5) Small conservative narrative (5) S + TORY Timwi 1
4307 STARRY (6) OR STORY (5) OR STARRY STORY (6, 5) Crazy Rosy, try rat’s glittering tale (6, 5) STARRYSTORY* Timwi 1
4308 CULINARY (8) Close up in a straight manner, no energy left for dinner (8) CU + LIN(-e)AR(-l)Y = for dinner Timwi 1
4322 PULL REQUEST (4, 7) Suggested change to attract demand (4, 7) PULL (attract) + REQUEST (demand) = suggested change Timwi 1
4327 IMPETUS (7) Abolish old unit of unbridled energy (7) IMPETU(-ou)S Timwi 1
4339 CORPOREAL (9) Material or place or construct (9) “Construct” (v.) is anagram indicator.
ORPLACEOR* = material (adj.)
Timwi 1
4342 FUDDRUCKERS (11) Hamburger joint found us even with German printer (11) F_U_D (+DRUCKER) _S Timwi 1
4351 DEUSOVI (7) Puzzler took legal action against four—no backsies (7) Took legal action = SUED
four = IV
no = O
“against” means placed side by side
(DEUS+O+VI)< = puzzler
Timwi 1
4352 DEUSOVI (7) Puzzler is god of heartless virtuosi (7) DEUS + O’ + V_I Timwi 1
4373 AXIS (4) Fire is Descartes’s line (4) Fire = AX (as in fire from a job)
AX+IS = Descartes’s line
Timwi 1
4392 CELERY (6) Graveyard not cleared has large vegetable (6) cleared = MET (e.g. a payment)
CE(+L)(-met)ERY
Timwi 1
4407 LOKI (4) See, I lost no one from Asgard (4) LO(-o)K+I = one from Asgard Timwi 1
4453 BOOMER (6) Old guy's room be disorganized (6) (ROOM BE)* Timwi 1
4463 CHROMATIC (9) Colorful shoe absorbs heat, mass and electric current (9) C(+H)RO(+MAT)(+I)C
(mass = MAT as in a mat of hair)
Timwi 1
4469 ATROPOS (7) An endless cliché of some leading personification of fate (7) A + TROP(-e) + O’ + S_ = personification of fate Timwi 1
4470 ATROPOS (7) Morta from Greece: “a weather layer lost momentum here” (7) A + TROPOS(-p)(-here) Timwi 1
4474 BOB MARLEY (3, 6) Returning action hero wrapped in unkosher blanket for Jamaican singer-songwriter (3, 6) B(OBMAR<)L(-u)EY Timwi 1
4475 BOB MARLEY (3, 6) Boy with marble set up music icon (3, 6) BO(BMARLE*)Y Timwi 1
4478 BELLA SWAN (5, 4) Forbid to include enlisted woman with lines as Stephenie Meyer’s character (5, 4) B(E(LL + AS)W)AN Timwi 1
4510 COMPATIBLE (10) No charm able to be packed in harmony (10) COMPA(-c)TIBLE = in harmony Timwi 1
4902 ELECTORAL COLLEGE (9,7) Decrepit locale keeps lay reader, say, among the French voters (9,7) E(LECTOR)ALCOL* + L(EG)E = voters Timwi 1
4978 ANTEPENULTIMATE (15) Letter about a university, French satellite, animal, and reversed sometimes-stressed syllable (15) ET(A+MIT+LUNE+PET+N)A< Timwi 1
4999 LAME DUCK (4, 4) Still-incumbent savagely mauled in front of calm kindergarten (4-4) LAMEDU* + C + K = “still-incumbent” (adj.) Timwi 1
5001 ARAPAIMA (8) Even satanism was infiltrated by crack fish (8) A_(RAP)A_I_M_A_ = fish Timwi 1
5005 CHTHONIC (8) Response to the most extreme of the underworld (8) CH(r->TH_)ONIC = of the underworld Timwi 1
5006 CHTHONIC (8) Motionless with high instead of a lost time in hell (8) CATATONIC (motionless) with H (high) instead of A = CHTHTONIC; lost T (time)
C(a->H)T(a->H)(-t)ONIC = in hell
Timwi 1
5029 ALEATORIC (9) Random serving at Yorick’s Centre (9) ALE + AT + _ORIC_ Timwi 1
5033 CINNAMON (8) I’m cannon fodder for Raj’s dog (8) CINNAMON* = Raj’s dog from The Big Bang Theory Timwi 1
5075 DIAERESIS (9) Mark’s totals before donations retracted (9) totals = IS (e.g. “this is $5”)
before = ERE
donations = AID
(DIA + ERE + SI + S)< = mark
Timwi 1
5130 MOGUL (5) Notable sound change in detailed system (5) MO(-d+G)UL(-e) = notable (n.) Timwi 1
5166 ADVENT (6) Two-thirds of exciting experience is coming (6) ADVENT[ure] = coming (n.) Timwi 1
5357 GO (2) Essay starts to get out (2) G_ O_; “essay” in the sense of “attempt”, as in “have a go” Timwi 1
5404 CLICK (5) Beat cocaine taste (5) C + LICK = beat (from a metronome) Timwi 1
5406 CLICK (5) Select where to type with strikeout (5) Where to type = CLI (command-line interface)
With = C (in prescriptions)
Strikeout = K (in baseball)
Timwi 1
2171 BREXIT (6) First a breathed relief, then a death catastrophe in the making (6) B.R. [breathed relief, first letters] + EXIT (death) = BREXIT (def: catastrophe in the making) Timwi 0
2176 BREXIT (6) Leaving strange Potter without article (6) BREXIT [leaving] = [BE[-A]TRIX]* Timwi 0
2189 APEX (4) Top news agency foreshadows Plastikman album (4) AP (news agency) + EX (Plastikman album) Timwi 0
2241 HENTAI (6) Anime otorhinolaryngologist eaten by German shark (6) H[ENT]AI Timwi 0
2276 OUAGADOUGOU (11) Even gungho turn follows evenly popular guarddog in city (11) pOpUlArGuArDdOg+gUnGhO+U Timwi 0
2277 OUAGADOUGOU (11) Odd ocular guards opus goof-up in city (11) OcUlArGuArDsOpUsGoOfUp Timwi 0
2288 ED SHEERAN (2, 7) Plus musician hears need for remix (2, 7) HEARSNEED*, def: “plus” (+) is an album Timwi 0
2289 HORNY (5) Instrument, French and Spanish, turned on (5) HORN (Instrument, French) + Y (and Spanish) Timwi 0
2290 HORNY (5) Passionate about horrific felony (5) HOR(-rificfelo)NY Timwi 0
2291 PROXY (5) Alternate specialist axes (5) PRO+XY Timwi 0
2293 PROXY (5) Backup script extension hides Supernova album (5) P[ROX]Y (py = file extension for Python scripts), def: backup Timwi 0
2294 MUNCHAUSEN (10) Grind gold worth a fraction of a yen, Baron (10) MUNCH + AU + SEN Timwi 0
2295 LASAGNA (7) Odd liars nagging at pasta (7) LiArSnAgGiNgAt Timwi 0
2310 LAST (4) Stunted thrill ending (4) (-b)LAST Timwi 0
2312 LAST (4) Finale in hula stunt (4) hu_LAST_unt Timwi 0
2314 LAST (4) Close to wear (4) ddef. Timwi 0
2324 RESONATE (8) Sound treason, weird echo (8) TREASON*+E; def. sound Timwi 0
2338 SENBAZURU (9) A thousand paper cranes have Ezra unsub liberally (9) EZRAUNSUB* Timwi 0
2340 SENBAZURU (9) Sweden note that blue energy is an unsatisfactory folding challenge (9) SE+NB+AZUR(-e+U) Timwi 0
2343 SENBAZURU (9) Well-wishing thousand love the Zune bar us (9) ZUNEBARUS* / def: well-wishing thousand Timwi 0
2347 SET (3) Rigid? Testy? Grim? No thank you (3) TES(-ty)* Timwi 0
2348 MR BRIGHTSIDE (2, 10) Sir, quick! Face what the killers say (2 10) MR+BRIGHT+SIDE Timwi 0
2353 MR BRIGHTSIDE (2, 10) Single odd Mars bar wing, white suit dies (2, 10) MaRsBaRwInGwHiTeSuItDiEs Timwi 0
2356 MR BRIGHTSIDE (2, 10) British germ spreads amid demand for song of the decade (2, 10) (BRITISHGERM+D)* Timwi 0
2359 SET (3) Collectible card game (3) ddef.; https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Set_(card_game) Timwi 0
2364 SOKOBAN (7) Warehouse keeper shook toy boat end, oddly (7) ShOoKtOyBoAteNd Timwi 0
2365 ACCRETION (9) Supplement a nicer coat, weirdo. (9) (NICERCOAT)* Timwi 0
2386 INTERSECT (9) Meet me in front of the centers out there, Thomas. (9) I + CENTERS* + T (= Thomas in Western Union spelling alphabet) Timwi 0
2414 INTERNET TROLL (8, 5) Online commenter, not helpful shuffle, nor little rent (8, 5) (NOR LITTLE RENT)* / def: “online commenter, not helpful” Timwi 0
2416 REMIX (5) Reuse material from translated song lyrics fragments surrounding a vinyl (5) ddef: reuse material / translated song lyrics fragments surrounding a vinyl Timwi 0
2420 FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT (8, 9) Honest, that “nooser” evil frenzy was less than adequate for a person of high standing (8, 9) FRANK + (NOOSER EVIL)* + LT / def: adequate for a person of high standing Timwi 0
2431 SUNSHINE (8) Robbie Williams’ baboon went north-east after having seafood with nitrogen in it (8) def: baboon from “Me And My Monkey” by Robbie Williams = SU(N)SHI + NE Timwi 0
2459 OZONE (5) Strange zoo northeast of UV blocker (5) ZOO* + NE Timwi 0
2644 APPLAUD (7) Package hail salute (7) APP+LAUD Timwi 0
2645 THE GAMBIA (3, 6) Hypothesized ancient planet contains both whales and flat country (3, 6) THE(GAM+B)IA = “country” Timwi 0
2809 PUCCINI (7) Plutonium-carbon-carbon-indium-iodine composer (7) Chemical element symbols Timwi 0
2810 YUCCA (5) Yttrium-uranium-carbon-calcium plant (5) Chemical element symbols Timwi 0
2818 SUCCUBUS (8) Medieval legend Making History band not in Shatner movie (8) Making History (album) band = S.U.C.
Shatner movie = INCUBUS
SUC(-in)CUBUS = medieval legend
Timwi 0
2819 ZUCCHINI (8) Vegetable axis you copy your ass off the right ways (8) Z+U+CC+H(-e)INI(-e)
(the right ways = the easts)
Timwi 0
2820 LIGHT (5) A definite endless golden curtailed return to perch (5) A definite endless = TH(-e)
Golden curtailed = GIL(-t)
To perch = THGIL<
Timwi 0
2834 CARDINAL (8) Coach with currency changing a turn to see bird (8) CAR+DINA(-r+L) Timwi 0
2835 BULWER-LYTTON (6-6) Not the leader of twenty-one pilots in a tailspin west of endless oil-backing competition (6-6) [NOT+TYLRE+W+LUB(-e)]< Timwi 0
2844 NEWS (4) Frequent anger was a rumor (4) aNgErWaSa Timwi 0
2874 I DON’T KNOW (1, 4, 4) “Not Now, Kid” remix of Paul McCartney song (1, 4, 4) NOTNOWKID* Timwi 0
2885 CONSTANCE (9) Key new plan maker in a single-use lake (9) C (key) + [ STAN (new plan maker) in ONCE (a single use) ] Timwi 0
2886 VARIANCE (8) Shifting, blasting, changing a note and losing another inconsistency (8) “Shifting” = VARIABLE
“BLasTING” = VARIA(-bl+TING)E
“changing a note and losing another” = VARIA(-ti)N(-g+C)E
Timwi 0
2911 SPOONER (7) Sailing ship from Switzerland to Portugal through Antarctic bay (7) S(-ch+P)OONER Timwi 0
2912 QUIDNUNC (8) Busybody coins sister charge (8) QUID (coins, e.g. “it cost me 10 quid”) + NUN (sister) + C (charge) Timwi 0
2960 CASCADE (7) Classic candles regularly flood (7) ClAsSiCcAnDlEs Timwi 0
2962 IT (2) Neutered insect shell (2) I_T Timwi 0
2974 FIERY (5) Plant not about missing amount of roasting (5) (-re)FI(-n)ERY Timwi 0
2975 FIERY (5) Hot movie without live misery (5) FI(-l)(-m+ERY) Timwi 0
2983 BACTERIA (8) Sloth returned taxi back to cells (8) (AI + RET + CAB)< Timwi 0
2985 PHUB (4) Prioritize phone over Hungarian in lead (4) P(HU)B Timwi 0
2992 RELAYER (7) Yes album with arrangement of Earl Rye (7) EARLRYE* Timwi 0
3033 CLUE CONTAINING UR LAST WINNING CLUE’S ANSWER (?) Ol’ Constance, strangely, must remain open (6 5) CANNOT CLOSE* Timwi 0
3034 CLUE CONTAINING UR LAST WINNING CLUE’S ANSWER (?) Uh, Constance definitely knows her numbers (3 3 5) SHE CAN COUNT* Timwi 0
3221 CLUE CONTAINING A PIECE OR TERM FROM CHESS (?) Sticks to castling move (6, 2) CLINGS AT* Timwi 0
3223 CLUE CONTAINING A PIECE OR TERM FROM CHESS (?) South Italian guard’s gambit (8, 7) SICILIAN + DEFENSE Timwi 0
3354 PALINDROME (10) Perhaps racecar is hidden in opal in dromedary (10) _PAL IN DROME_ Timwi 0
3359 LEVEL FIFTY ONE (5, 5, 3) Tax tailless pixie, in case Northern Irish county isn’t right, dude (5, 5, 3) LEV(-y) + ELF + IF + TY(-r)ONE = dude Timwi 0
3362 LEVEL FIFTY ONE (5, 5, 3) Lines surround day before part success turns to failure and that drive vanishes in a towering story (5, 5, 3) Lines surround day before = L(EVE)L
part, success turns to failure = (-s+F)IFT
that, drive vanishes = YONDER-dr
a towering story = level 51 in a skyscraper, perhaps?
Timwi 0
3365 ISTHMUS (7) This sum sort of connects Suez, perhaps (7) (THIS SUM)* = connects Suez, perhaps Timwi 0
3408 WEB (3) Starts watching esteemed British documentary film (3) W_ E_ B_ = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_(2013_film) Timwi 0
3453 HUMAN (5) Hungarian male individual (5) HU + MAN Timwi 0
3454 HUMAN (5) Detailed color worker body (5) HU(-e) + MAN Timwi 0
3458 DANCER (6) Rhythmic mover turns vinyl or is not available (6) REC(-or+NA)D< Timwi 0
3459 BOURGEOIS (9) To an extent, sleep is only on in search of returning capitalist (9) (SI(-z+O)E + GRU(O)B)< Timwi 0
3461 CRADLE (6) First ward got round back support (6) First = ELDER (e.g. first son)
Ward = ER (emergency room)
ELD(-er+ARC)< = support
Timwi 0
3465 THING (5) Curious night incident (5) NIGHT* Timwi 0
3466 THING (5) Showering without bathroom fixture (5) (-ba)THING Timwi 0
3474 AMARETTO (8) Reddit questioning soak in honor of Italian crisp cookie (8) AMA (Reddit questioning) + RET (soak) + TO (in honor of) = Italian crisp cookie Timwi 0
3491 PROMISE (7) Experienced gentleman losing trust in word of honor (7) PRO + MISTER-tr = word of honor Timwi 0
3492 PROMISE (7) Contract phone card back into twisted rope (7) (please read “contract” as the verb in the surface :p)
SIM< in ROPE* = PRO(MIS<)E* = contract (oh look, it was the noun after all)
Timwi 0
3493 PROMISE (7) Sacred syllable in attempt to unlock vow (7) PR(OM)ISE = vow Timwi 0
3509 ERRATUM (7) Change back to first is real royal screw-up (7) MUTA(-t_+R+R)E< Timwi 0
3511 ERRATUM (7) Even Bear Bryant understands my first mistake (7) _E_R_R_A_T + U_ M_ = "mistake" Timwi 0
3513 ERRATUM (7) Two-thirds coy about Jack backing mistake (7) jack = sailor = tar
(-de)MU(TAR)RE<
Timwi 0
3514 ORIFICE (7) GAP bag is on offer (7) (-sac+O)RIFICE = gap Timwi 0
3516 CRYPTIC CLUE (7, 4) Puzzle hints scream uncanny epic cult (7, 4) CRY + (EPIC CULT)* = obscure puzzle element
(a single cryptic clue contains multiple hints, so I claim the plural is fine :p)
Timwi 0
3525 LEONINE (7) Ferociously feline Tolstoy’s Circus Maximus album (7) LEO + NINE = ferociously feline Timwi 0
3562 JAMES CAAN (5, 4) Gamble in “Con Man”, Hooks in “Game Over”, About A Key in “Mother” (5, 4) JAN Hooks is an actress in “Game Over”
J(A+M(ESC)A)AN = actor who plays Agent Gamble in “Con Man”
Timwi 0
3563 JAMES CAAN (5, 4) Yes, German case man beats the Big Man from Dogville (5, 4) JA+(CASEMAN)* Timwi 0
3574 ASH (3) Residue of clean decapitation (3) (-w)ASH = “residue” Timwi 0
3575 ASH (3) KTANE modder has plan (3) HAS* Timwi 0
3576 TOLKIEN (7) Board game with English tireless author (7) T(-z)OLKI(E)N
(https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/126163)
Timwi 0
3578 TOLKIEN (7) Flimsy ten-kilo asteroid (7) TENKILO* (asteroid 2675) Timwi 0
3582 DEVIL (5) Divorced wicked beast (5) D + EVIL Timwi 0
3585 DEVIL (5) Dalmatian thief stayed back (5) LIVED< = (Cruella) de Vil Timwi 0
3596 INCUS (5) Atahualpa’s people’s answer is unsatisfactory sound transmitter (5) INC(-a+U)S Timwi 0
3599 INCUS (5) Malleus’s partner in endless swearing (5) IN + CUS(-s) Timwi 0
3604 BRUNCH (6) Type of moment eating North Carolina snack (6) BRU(NC)H = snack Timwi 0
3605 BRUNCH (6) Time to run into Bachelor of Surgery (6) B(RUN)CH Timwi 0
3613 BRUNCH (6) Organ lost before having kosher meal (6) BRANCH, lost A [=before], having U [=kosher]
BR(-a)(U)NCH = meal
Timwi 0
3615 JACKBOX (7) A few good men lead fight for party pack (7) A Few Good Men lead = Jack (Nicholson)
JACK + BOX
Timwi 0
3617 PERFORM (7) Do a cut (7) do = perform (def.)
a = PER (an apple a day = per day)
cut = shape = form
Timwi 0
3651 OOF (3) This means pain even to Goofy (3) (t)O(g)O(o)F(y) Timwi 0
3653 OOF (3) Dismayed response out of failure (3) O+O+F = dismayed response Timwi 0
3654 OOF (3) Roblox meme buried in bamboo forest (3) _OO F_ Timwi 0
3655 OOF (3) Melodramatic response to trimmed foot (3) (-h)OOF Timwi 0
3676 HALLOWEEN (9) Secretly shallow eeny-teeny trick-or-treating (9) _HALLOW EEN_ = teeny trick-or-treating (because let's face it, teens go trick-or-treating too) Timwi 0
3677 HALLOWEEN (9) Robert Hepler in Belgian municipality on October 31 (9) HAL(+LOWE)EN Timwi 0
3678 PLEDGE (6) Word in crippled German (6) Hidden word Timwi 0
3687 JACK-O'-LANTERN (4-1'-7) Normal membrane filters one tangled lock across initially jarring mirror sight on Halloween (4-1'-7) (N+RET(-i)NA+LOKC*+A+J)< = sight on Halloween Timwi 0
3688 JACK-O'-LANTERN (4-1'-7) Festive decoration beginning just before meals of nut and exotic poultry (4-1'-7) J_ + AC(=before meals) + KOLA + 'N' + TERN = festive decoration Timwi 0
3696 MASCARA (7) Cosmetic for mom’s coach area (7) MA’S + CAR + A Timwi 0
3707 ENGLISH (7) I'm in, taking note of philosopher Friedrich’s hot subject (7) Philosopher Friedrich’s = ENGELS’
ENG(-e)L(+I)S’ + H = subject (in school)
Timwi 0
3710 ENGLISH (7) Takes time and swallows $1000 to sign up Henry for literature class (7) EN(+G)LIS(-t) + H = literature class Timwi 0
3743 ZINFANDEL (9) Wine ordered from fine land after nap (9) Z + (FINELAND)* = wine Timwi 0
3747 SECURITY (8) Non-aggression pacts restored with one undetermined assurance (8) TRUCES backwards with I, then Y
SECUR(+I)T< + Y = assurance
Timwi 0
3769 SCRABBLE (8) Claw beetle capable of eating lava (8) SCARAB + ABLE - AA (a type of lava) = claw (v.) Timwi 0
3770 SCRABBLE (8) Botched BBC laser competition (8) (BBC LASER)* = competition Timwi 0
3796 AWAY (4) “Happy trees” Bob and Charlie return from New Guinea, ratite is gone (4) ROSS + C, reverse, remove from CASSOWARY (a New Guinea ratite).
(-c)A(-sso)WA(-r)Y = gone
Timwi 0
3804 HOT DOG (3, 3) Cooked canine food (3, 3) HOT+DOG Timwi 0
3815 BUTTER (6) Spread bravo, say (6) B + UTTER Timwi 0
3816 BUTTER (6) Cover servant list (6) [sorry elision :/ LIST = L is T] BUT(-l+T)ER Timwi 0
3817 BUTTER (6) Barn for gallons of sewer fat (6) (-g+B)UTTER Timwi 0
3841 SPEED (5) Change direction of use rate (5) SPE(-n+E)D Timwi 0
3876 VEGETABLE (9) Five beagles’ regular food is green and healthy (9) V + _E_G_E_ + TABLE
(Table n. = “the food and drink served at meals”)
Timwi 0
3877 VEGETABLE (9) Greens beg to leave party without love (9) (BEG T(-o) LEAVE)* Timwi 0
3900 ESCHATOLOGY (11) Unkosher tribute about gossip in such world-ending matters (11) E(-u)(S(CHAT)O)LOGY = world-ending matters Timwi 0
3905 BASS DROP (4, 4) OR BASSDROP (8) Not how PBS roadshow arranged a change of pace (8) (PBS ROADS -how)* Timwi 0
3906 BASS DROP (4, 4) OR BASSDROP (8) Dubstep stunt mysteriously adsorbs pressure (8) (BASSDRO)* + P Timwi 0
3953 ANY NON-ALPHANUMERIC GLYPH THAT ISN'T ♀ (1) Mouth box (1) 口 — looks like a box, means mouth in Chinese Timwi 0
3954 ANY NON-ALPHANUMERIC GLYPH THAT ISN'T ♀ (1) Paragraph about parking backwards (1) Timwi 0
3971 GOD MORGEN (3, 6) Oslo greeting even age-old “I’m sorry” Gretna (3, 6) aGeOlDiMsOrRyGrEtNa Timwi 0
4011 RESOLUTION (10) Ruling on wacky lotion ruse (10) (LOTION RUSE)* Timwi 0
4019 FUELS (5) Supplies from Tofu, El Salvador (5) Hidden word Timwi 0
4044 PI ( 2) Spike has character (2) Hidden word Timwi 0
4070 HEARTS (6) Game works, he's around (6) Hearts is a card game. HE(ART)S Timwi 0
4095 LOSE (4) Confuse the French with Unix, say (4) L(OS)E; LE (the, French) with OS (operating system; Unix, say); def=confuse, as in “you lost me” Timwi 0
4096 LOSE (4) Untidy Leos are defeated (4) LEOS*; def=“are defeated” Timwi 0
4097 LOSE (4) Greetings downright fail (4) “Greetings!” = “lo!”
Downright = SE (south-east)
Fail = LO+SE
Timwi 0
4101 MARRY (5) Enter into Bond movie: antagonist R.R. (yep, initials) (5) Enter into bond = MARRY
M_ A_ R_ R_ Y_
Timwi 0
4108 CONTEST (7) Deacon testified in trial (7) Hidden word Timwi 0
4118 PACKET (6) Wild carbon in-take connected to power box (6) P+A(C)KET* Timwi 0
4129 ANY CLUE THAT CONTAINS ITS ANSWER (?) This clue’s solution to be found during Summit Sans Werewolves (3,6) _ITS ANSWER_ Timwi 0
4132 PACKET (6) Science fiction visor isn't right but turns a fortune (6) Science fiction = TREK
Visor = CAP
(PAC+KE(-r)T)< = fortune (a lot of money)
Timwi 0
4143 NO (2) Knowledge breeds denial (2) _NO_ Timwi 0
4145 NO (2) Can one contain rejection? (2) _N O_; def is noun sense of no (e.g. is that a no?) Timwi 0
4146 PERU (4) Country outline without electricity (4) Outline = APERCU
Electricity = A.C.
(-a)PER(-c)U = country
Timwi 0
4153 NORMALCY (8) Standard clay, unusual prevalence (8) NORM+CLAY* Timwi 0
4165 SHATTER (7) Some “First!” troll has time to kill (7) some first = S_
troll = HATER
has time = +T
S_ + HAT(+T)ER = kill
Timwi 0
4173 SPAR (4) Knocks back dispute (4) RAPS< Timwi 0
4174 INCANDESCENT (12) Bright turndown of indecent scan (12) INCANDESCENT* Timwi 0
4175 INCANDESCENT (12) Shiny reorder of canned insect (12) INCANDESCENT* Timwi 0
4183 TRIP (4) Trimmed strips fall (4) _TRIP_ Timwi 0
4184 SAFE (4) Odd star-free vault (4) S_A_F_E_ Timwi 0
4203 ZOOM (4) Caesar's fourteen settle around a bucket (4) settle = LAY
settle around a = LAAY
Caesar shift +14 = ZOOM = bucket (v.)
Timwi 0
4220 FUNHOUSE (8) Building with attractions, e.g. tailless dog entangled in blend (8) F(UNHO-d)*USE = building with attractions, e.g. Timwi 0
4235 CHRYSOBERYL (11) Gem by Chel: “Sorry!” Awful. (11) BYCHELSORRY* Timwi 0
4236 TURNIP (6) Root has no energy per unit ordered (6) P(-e)RUNIT* Timwi 0
4280 ANOTHER (7) A throne, strangely, is an extra (7) ANOTHER* = an extra Timwi 0
4281 BESIDE (6) Except Abe's idea material (6) _BE’S IDE_ = except Timwi 0
4283 BENDY (5) Striped by surrounding border (5) B(END)Y = striped (in heraldry) Timwi 0
4301 ARENDELLE (9) Double-kerned Thorowgood typeface and inhabitants of fairy-tale kingdom (9) (-cl)AREND(-on) + (-dw)ELLE(-rs) Timwi 0
4319 SOCIAL DISTANCING (6,10) Crazy dancing socialist maintaining personal space (6, 10) SOCIALDISTANCING* Timwi 0
4320 SOCIAL DISTANCING (6,10) Partner drug with dose coloration; name is about pandemic mitigation strategy (6, 10) SO+(CIAL(D)IS)+TAN(-n+C)ING = pandemic mitigation strategy Timwi 0
4333 UTADA HIKARU (5, 6) Voilà! In, er... Kolss’s chess program, no small performer of Distance (5, 6) Kolss’s chess program = IKARUS.
U(TADA)H + IKARU(-s) = performer of Distance
Timwi 0
4340 CORPOREAL (9) Poor Clare, deranged mortal (9) POORCLARE* Timwi 0
4341 CORPOREAL (9) Physical sign is not genuine (9) “sign is not” = SCORPIO without IS
(-s)CORP(-i)O + REAL = physical
Timwi 0
4348 SCALAR (6) Quantity of wings made to follow initial specification cycle (6) of wings = ALAR
S_ + C + ALAR = quantity
Timwi 0
4356 INTERNET STALKING (8, 8) Online tracking has rest frequently added in bird’s vocalization (8, 8) IN TERN(_E_T)’S TALKING = online tracking Timwi 0
4358 ENDOTHERMIC (11) Kill fresh bug, absorbing heat (11) END+OTHER+MIC = absorbing heat Timwi 0
4359 ENDOTHERMIC (11) Warm-blooded native has right to eat hot puree (11) END(OTH*)E(R)MIC = warm-blooded Timwi 0
4374 AXIS (4) Rod that spins while containing letter (4) A(XI)S = rod that spins Timwi 0
4388 CELERY (6) Yell about skirmish in which I died a vegetable (6) C((-m)ELE(-e))RY = a vegetable Timwi 0
4391 DELIVERY (8) Include liver you partially transfer (8) _DE LIVER Y_ Timwi 0
4423 ATLANTIS (8) Book brought to a strange, dogless island described by Plato (8) a strange = A+OUTLANDISH
dogless = remove HOUND
book brought to = insert NT (New Testament)
A+(-ou)TLA(-nd+NT)IS(-h) = island described by Plato
Timwi 0
4425 HAIR (4) Hundred-seat dash?? (4) OK, hear me out. A seat is a chair, right? That’s c-hair, or centihair, so a hundred seat is obviously a hair. A hair of something is also a small amount, as is a dash of it. So... HAIR! Right?... Hm?... Yeah, me neither Timwi 0
4426 ANTIDOTE (8) Unkosher relative invites Yakko’s sister for corrective measure (8) Anyone remember Animaniacs?
A(-u)NTI(+DOT)E = corrective measure
Timwi 0
4431 QUARTIC (7) Fourth-degree city almost backed out after half-quarrels (7) QUAR_ + (-y)TIC< Timwi 0
4432 QUARTIC (7) Each skinned figure put a polynomial (7) figure = SQUARE
put = STICK
each skinned = _QUAR_+_TIC_ = a polynomial
Timwi 0
4447 GLOBAL (6) Involving the whole world turned even college science room around (6) _G_L_O_< (turned even college) + BAL< (science room, around) = involving the whole world Timwi 0
4448 WITH THE LIGHTS OUT (4, 3, 6, 3) Showing the 2016 Sandberg horror film in darkness (4, 3, 6, 3) showing = WITH (e.g. “he gave the presentation with/showing PowerPoint slides”)
the = THE
2016 Sandberg horror film = LIGHTS OUT
“in darkness” is the def
Timwi 0
4449 WITH THE LIGHTS OUT (4, 3, 6, 3) In total darkness while lacking that slight edge going forward (4, 3, 6, 3) while = containment indicator
lacking = WITHOUT
that = THE
slight, edge going forward = (-s)LIGHT(+S)
WITH(THE+(-s)LIGHT(+S))OUT = in total darkness
Timwi 0
4451 BOOMER (6) Mangled ribosome is not of a recent generation (6) R(-i)BO(-s)OME* Timwi 0
4460 PENALTY (7) Regrouped ten play soccer shot (7) TENPLAY* Timwi 0
4468 ATROPOS (7) Such style — a returning goddess (7) (A+TROP+OS)< = goddess. “style”=“port” as in demeanor Timwi 0
4473 BOB MARLEY (3, 6) Reggae pioneer initially believed no grain contains metal (3, 6) B_ + O + B(+M)ARLEY = Reggae pioneer Timwi 0
4484 METALLIC PUNISHER (8, 8) Element 50 cooler contains correct song from “Arcaea” (8, 8) METAL [element] + L [50, Roman numeral] + ICER [cooler] contains PUNISH [correct, v.]
METAL+L+IC(PUNISH)ER = song from “Arcaea”
Timwi 0
4489 HEALTH (6) Cure thorium for well-being (6) HEAL+TH Timwi 0
4490 HEALTH (6) Constitution is niche, although partly (6) _HE ALTH_ Timwi 0
4501 WEALTH (6) Mark Thorium for prosperity (6) WEAL, n.: a raised mark on the surface of the body produced by a blow
WEAL + TH
Timwi 0
4511 COMPATIBLE (10) Cognate radium and titanium switch consonant (10) COMPA(-ra+TI)BLE
I’m hoping that “cognate” looks like the definition and “switch consonant” like wordplay, but actually “consonant” is the definition part
Timwi 0
4513 SORE (4) Pain from breaking Eros (4) SORE* Timwi 0
4922 INTEGRAL (8) Basic skewed triangle (8) INTEGRAL* Timwi 0
4997 LAME DUCK (4, 4) Consumed by fortune, deranged dame obtains disabled waterbird (4, 4) L(AMED*)UCK Timwi 0
5015 RARE CANDY (4, 5) Generation-V reviver Newman who sings about Maple comeback (4, 5) RANDY (Newman who sings) about ACER<
RA(RECA<)NDY = Generation-V reviver
Timwi 0
5031 BUTTERSCOTCH (12) Involved in messed-up total scam not made for candy (12) B(UTTER + SC(-am))OTCH(-ed) Timwi 0
5165 RETRONYM (8) Spanish king devours sci-fi movie before making first regular coffee, e.g. (8) RE(TRON)Y + M_ = regular coffee, e.g. Timwi 0
5359 GO (2) Sound from annoying otter (2) _G O_ = sound as in “hear the alarm sound” = “hear the alarm go” Timwi 0
5405 CLICK (5) Band delivers African sound (5) “clique” homophone = CLICK (type of consonant in some African languages) Timwi 0

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