Cryptic clues

January 2023 Forums Off topic Cryptic clues

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    ALB
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    From Thursday's London Evening Standard:Run for Communist (4)

    #87649
    ALB
    Keymaster

    From last weekend's i paper. Difficult but the answer is the Party case:

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    Worker left after a long time in progressive movement (4,5)
    #233944
    ALB
    Keymaster

    Interesting answer to a clue in the crossword in Tuesday’s Times:

    Russian reformer disheartened monk disturbed by even his reforming (9)

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    Lizzie45
    Participant

    “Russian reformer disheartened monk disturbed by even his reforming (9)”

    Menshevik?

    #233972
    ALB
    Keymaster

    That’s what Wednesday’s paper said. I suppose the clue could have described them as “reformists” rather than “reformers”.

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