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tommyt

25th December 2012, 13:45
Thanks very much.
Any thoughts please on-

24d Spinout damaged can in Hollywood (7 hyphenated)

7d Clydeside yard left to waver (4)
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jolan

25th December 2012, 14:04
7d ree = yard (Scotland) left = l; waver = REEL
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jolan

25th December 2012, 14:06
... Tommy, does it indicate where the hyphen is?
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tommyt

25th December 2012, 14:06
Thank you.
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jolan

25th December 2012, 14:18
... Tommy, does it indicate where the hyphen is?
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tommyt

25th December 2012, 14:22
Jolan, Unfortunately no.
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orson

25th December 2012, 14:41
24d is SIT UPON. Anagram of spinout. Sit upon and can both mean to cancel.
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jolan

25th December 2012, 14:45
Good answer Orson and spot-on. It's not really hyphenated. sit-upon (the hyphenated version) is given as THE BUTTOCKS in Chambers. Pardon! lol
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tommyt

25th December 2012, 16:06
Thanks orson
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