December 6 2016 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

December 6 2016 - The Guardian - Cryptic Crossword Answers

ClueAnswer
A brave chap gutted about old Greek commanderAGAMEMNON
Army's misled about new German vessel's flawANEURYSM
Banks avoid costing toxic compoundRICIN
Bunch of careless dairymaids knocked over lotsMYRIADS
Censor and tenacious orator originallyCATO
CIA spies trained to guard old American starsCASSIOPEIA
Citizen of Crete and other island bans CatholicMINOAN
Citizen's cross leaving prisonBRITON
Former journalist covering case couldn't standEXECRATED
Forsyte heroine puts off cutting out article for IrisFLEURDELYS
Guy, for one, saves timeSTAY
Heading the wrong way? Kill headlightOFFBEAM
Historian of The Quiet American?TACITUS
Kinky top, say, and liquid diet for goddessAPHRODITE
Lover of 17 lives next door to a lecturerADONIS
Man coming in behind Democrat tried againREHEARD
Obvious hole in mission statementMANIFESTO
One king's revolting stateISRAEL
Orator condemned coercion on being rejectedCICERO
Passes out note in special courtsSWOONS
Poem about Ulysses essentially at end of TroyODYSSEY
Poet reverses vehicle into gardenHORACE
Prophet grasping complex metaphor is transformedMETAMORPHOSES
Regular sections of toughened mouldingOGEE
Scot's cross, forgetting large work by MartialSATIRE
Successful fringe the start of our expansion?BIGBANG
Try collecting flyers suitable for Banksy work?GRAFFITO
Twice nightly? That's more than enough for old peopleICENI
Violinist's first quartet offers list of optionsMENU