Advertisement
If you have a new account but are having problems posting or verifying your account, please email us on hello@boards.ie for help. Thanks :)
Hello all! Please ensure that you are posting a new thread or question in the appropriate forum. The Feedback forum is overwhelmed with questions that are having to be moved elsewhere. If you need help to verify your account contact hello@boards.ie

Minute Cryptic

Options
  • 30-06-2024 2:28pm
    #1
    Registered Users Posts: 30,216 ✭✭✭✭


    Daily Cryptic puzzle

    Minute Cryptic - 30 June 2024
    "Tell us what you think of 1 divided by 3.14" (5)
    🟪🟪🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 2 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



Comments

  • Registered Users Posts: 30,216 ✭✭✭✭Ghost Train


    Minute Cryptic - 1 July 2024
    "Californian dark beer ostracised" (4,3)
    🟪🟨🟪🟨 🟨🟪🟨 + 💡
    I scored: 2 over par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 7,384 ✭✭✭AngelaRI


    Minute Cryptic - 2 July 2024
    "Bachelor's inner pain" (4)
    🟪🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 3 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/

    Interesting game, and beginners luck!



  • Registered Users Posts: 30,216 ✭✭✭✭Ghost Train


    Minute Cryptic - 2 July 2024
    "Bachelor's inner pain" (4)
    🟪🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 3 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/

    i would like to be better at cryptic crosswords so might try to stick with it



  • Registered Users Posts: 7,384 ✭✭✭AngelaRI


    Minute Cryptic - 3 July 2024
    "Country road accident following direction by copper" (7)
    🟨🟨🟪🟪🟨🟪🟨
    I scored: 1 over par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/

    So I got the second half of the clue quick enough, but completely messed up on the first part 🙈

    In hindsight it's pretty clear. Isn't it always? 😂



  • Registered Users Posts: 30,216 ✭✭✭✭Ghost Train


    Minute Cryptic - 3 July 2024
    "Country road accident following direction by copper" (7)
    🟪🟨🟪🟪🟨🟪🟨 + 💡
    I scored: 1 over par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/

    I took a few letters and hint to also get a 1 over par

    I did work out a small bit of it before the clues



  • Advertisement
  • Registered Users Posts: 13,977 ✭✭✭✭cj maxx


    Minute Cryptic - 4 July 2024
    "Way to start off banquet" (4)
    🟨🟪🟪🟨 + 💡
    I scored: 1 over par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 30,216 ✭✭✭✭Ghost Train


    Minute Cryptic - 4 July 2024
    "Way to start off banquet" (4)
    🟨🟪🟪🟨
    I scored: even par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 3,820 ✭✭✭Panrich


    Minute Cryptic - 4 July 2024
    "Way to start off banquet" (4)
    🟨🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 1 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/

    Pure lucky guess



  • Registered Users Posts: 7,384 ✭✭✭AngelaRI


    Minute Cryptic - 4 July 2024
    "Way to start off banquet" (4)
    🟨🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 1 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/

    I got there eventually.



  • Registered Users Posts: 10,665 ✭✭✭✭Jim_Hodge


    Minute
    Cryptic - 4 July 2024

    "Way
    to start off banquet" (4)

    🟪🟪🟪🟪

    I scored:
    2 under par

    There was an error displaying this embed.



  • Advertisement
  • Registered Users Posts: 30,216 ✭✭✭✭Ghost Train


    Minute Cryptic - 5 July 2024
    "Fitting ace with pilot's wings" (3)
    🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 1 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 7,384 ✭✭✭AngelaRI


    Minute Cryptic - 5 July 2024
    "Fitting ace with pilot's wings" (3)
    🟪🟨🟨 + 💡
    I scored: 2 over par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 3,820 ✭✭✭Panrich


    Minute Cryptic - 5 July 2024
    "Fitting ace with pilot's wings" (3)
    🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 1 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 13,977 ✭✭✭✭cj maxx


    Minute Cryptic - 6 July 2024
    "Drain middle of egg, say" (6)
    🟨🟨🟨🟨🟨🟨 + 💡
    I scored: 4 over par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 7,384 ✭✭✭AngelaRI


    Minute Cryptic - 6 July 2024
    "Drain middle of egg, say" (6)
    🟪🟪🟪🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 3 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/

    That was fun! Took some thought but I'm slowly getting a feel for these. Watching the explanation videos after helps



  • Registered Users Posts: 30,216 ✭✭✭✭Ghost Train


    Minute Cryptic - 6 July 2024
    "Drain middle of egg, say" (6)
    🟪🟨🟪🟨🟪🟪 + 💡
    I scored: even par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/

    knowing the first or last word is usually the definition helps, still found this tricky



  • Registered Users Posts: 13,977 ✭✭✭✭cj maxx


    Minute Cryptic - 7 July 2024
    "Have donut with wine occasionally" (3)
    🟨🟨🟨 + 💡
    I scored: 3 over par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 30,216 ✭✭✭✭Ghost Train


    Minute Cryptic - 7 July 2024
    "Have donut with wine occasionally" (3)
    🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 1 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 7,384 ✭✭✭AngelaRI


    Minute Cryptic - 7 July 2024
    "Have donut with wine occasionally" (3)
    🟨🟨🟨
    I scored: 2 over par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/

    Struggled with that one



  • Registered Users Posts: 30,216 ✭✭✭✭Ghost Train


    Minute Cryptic - 8 July 2024
    "Beginners in algebra lesson probably hear about this Greek letter" (5)
    🟪🟪🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 2 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Advertisement
  • Registered Users Posts: 7,384 ✭✭✭AngelaRI


    Minute Cryptic - 8 July 2024
    "Beginners in algebra lesson probably hear about this Greek letter" (5)
    🟪🟪🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 2 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 30,216 ✭✭✭✭Ghost Train


    Minute Cryptic - 9 July 2024
    "I gutted animal for dish" (4)
    🟪🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 2 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 7,384 ✭✭✭AngelaRI


    Minute Cryptic - 9 July 2024
    "I gutted animal for dish" (4)
    🟪🟨🟪🟨
    I scored: even par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 30,216 ✭✭✭✭Ghost Train


    Minute Cryptic - 10 July 2024
    "Concealed hoodlum's face and identity" (3)
    🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 1 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 13,977 ✭✭✭✭cj maxx


    Minute Cryptic - 10 July 2024
    "Concealed hoodlum's face and identity" (3)
    🟪🟪🟪 + 💡
    I scored: even par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 7,384 ✭✭✭AngelaRI


    Minute Cryptic - 10 July 2024
    "Concealed hoodlum's face and identity" (3)
    🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 1 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 7,384 ✭✭✭AngelaRI


    Minute Cryptic - 11 July 2024
    "Claw at reflection and behold nasty face" (5)
    🟪🟪🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 3 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 30,216 ✭✭✭✭Ghost Train


    Minute Cryptic - 11 July 2024
    "Claw at reflection and behold nasty face" (5)
    🟪🟪🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 3 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Registered Users Posts: 7,384 ✭✭✭AngelaRI


    Minute Cryptic - 12 July 2024
    "Rehab centre played Love Shack" (5)
    🟨🟨🟪🟨🟨
    I scored: 2 over par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/



  • Advertisement
  • Registered Users Posts: 30,216 ✭✭✭✭Ghost Train


    Minute Cryptic - 12 July 2024
    "Rehab centre played Love Shack" (5)
    🟨🟪🟪🟪🟪
    I scored: 1 under par
    https://www.minutecryptic.com/

    My streak came to an end but still not too bad



Advertisement