Azed Competition No. 2369  Azed Slip  |  ◀  2364  |  2373  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
2369 Nov 2017FACETIAE normal23


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstJ. GrimesWhat wags feature in acts? Turns with ——, possiblycomp. anag. & lit.
SecondR. J. HealdFind early evidence of Allen’s in ‘The Front’ and ‘Sleeper’A in face tie, & lit.; ref. early Woody A. films
ThirdL. F. MarzillierHole in one, stroke secured by iron, clever stuff!ace TIA in Fe
VHCT. AndersonFront covers of these absorb the focus of deviants!face + ia in t, e, & lit.
VHCM. BarleyLewd stories collectively surface – even members of cabinet are involvedfacet + anag. of even letters
VHCT. C. BorlandCracks in decrepit Fiat, one close to scrappageace in anag. + e
VHCDr J. BurscoughVideo app acting as mobile pornography?FaceTime® with a for m
VHCC. A. ClarkeFemale, not being embarrassed, ignored affectionate off-colour quipsanag. less anag. incl. f
VHCN. ConnaughtonFoyles and company’s expression to indicate anything erotic, primarilyfirst letters & lit.
VHCW. DreverPrimarily funny adages? Cruder examples typically include adult eroticafirst letters & lit.
VHCC. LovingTart deliveries perhaps – busy cafeteria has run outanag. less r
VHCP. McKennaWhat may be cutting edge, bordering on terse, fetching glimpses of ingenious acuity?face + I, a in t, e, & lit.
VHCC. G. MillinHeartless buffoonery and regressive term for literature about sexfa(r)ce + e a it (rev.), 2 defs, & lit.
VHCS. J. O’BoyleFacetime’s ace for mobile bantera for m
VHCR. J. PalmerGetting a fee I act out lines worthy of Oscaranag.; ref. O. Wilde
VHCP. TaylorSmartphone app lifting threshold for messages, space filled with amateur witticismsFaceTime® with a for m; ref. also Twitter
VHCR. C. TeutonTerm for literature in truth that is filled with adult contente in fact + a in i.e., & lit.
VHCP. TharbyIn these you’ll find brazen sex turning up and a bit of eroticaface + it (rev.) + a, e, & lit.
VHCJ. R. TozerDeface a toilet door? Could be drôle to do with ——comp. anag. & lit.
VHCMrs A. M. WaldenOffer opposition to Scots espousing independence – they make you laughface + I in tae
VHCMs S. WallaceA state office has messed up after concealing woeful stash of porn materialanag. less anag.
VHCA. J. WardropNewspaper contains outstanding leaders of impressive authority and excellent humorous piecesace in FT + I, a, e
VHCA. WhittakerPorn star engaged in feat I found pervertedace in anag.

HCs in competition 2369 awarded to:

D. & N. AsplandG. JohnstoneS. NaysmithJ. M. Sharman
M. AutonJ. C. LeylandR. A. NortonDr S. J. Shaw
A. BrashJ. LiddleD. J. R. OgilvieP. L. Stone
J. A. ButlerJ. M. LindsayR. PerryJ. Vincent & Ms R. Porter
P. CargillG. MacdonaldJ. & A. PriceL. Ward
S. L. ClaughtonDr R. MacGillivrayM. PriceR. J. Whale
M. CoatesD. F. ManleyS. RandallK. J. Williams
V. DixonP. W. MarlowW. RansomeJ. Woodall
J. DoylendJ. R. C. MichieA. RobertsR. Zara
G. I. L. GraftonT. J. MooreyR. J. Sharkey