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Because of a delay in updating these daily solutions, below you’ll find the answers to The News’ puzzles published between Sunday, November 14, and Sunday, November 21.

Cryptic

Across: 1 Red-handed; 8 Lei; 9 Garden fence; 11 Dynamic; 12 Tinge; 13 Slogan; 15 Adored; 17 Camel; 18 Centaur; 20 Naval battle; 22 Toe; 23 Resistant.

Down: 2 Era; 3 Abeam; 4 Defect; 5 Denoted; 6 Clean breast; 7 Lip-reader; 10 Ransom money; 11 Desecrate; 14 All over; 16 Scales; 19 Nears; 21 Len.

Across: 7 Noted; 8 Flatter; 9 Modiste; 10 Totem; 12 Conductors; 15 Transposed; 18 Ruler; 19 Bedroom; 21 Dearest; 22 Stern.

Down: 1 Anemometer; 2 Study; 3 Ides; 4 Offend; 5 Pastiche; 6 stop; 11 Mastermind; 13 Observed; 14 Railway; 16 Orbits; 17 Poles; 20 Dish.

Across: 1 Door; 8 Enthusiasm; 9 Collapse; 10 Gift; 12 Dormer; 14 Spoils; 15 Adonis; 17 Settle; 18 Iris; 19 Argument; 21 Wine taster; 22 Echo.

Down: 2 Out of order; 3 Real; 4 Stupor; 5 Rulers; 6 Ringbolt; 7 release; 11 complete-length; 13 Minister; 16 Seaway; 17 Sights; 18 Iowa; 20 Mare.

Across: 7 Senior partner; 8 Timeless; 9 Yo-yo; 10 Strain; 12 Turner; 14 Idling; 16 Opener; 18 Fled; 20 Timorous; 22 After a fact.

Down: 1 Resisted; 2 Cinema; 3 True; 4 Falsetto; 5 Stayer; 6 Very; 11 Nightcap; 13 Executor; 15 Indeed; 17 Earthy; 19 Lift; 21 Mead.

Across: 7 Senior partner; 8 Timeless; 9 Yo-yo; 10 Strain; 12 Turner; 14 Idling; 16 Opener; 18 Fled; 20 Timorous; 22 After a fact.

Down: 1 Resisted; 2 Cinema; 3 True; 4 Falsetto; 5 Stayer; 6 Very; 11 Nightcap; 13 Executor; 15 Indeed; 17 Earthy; 19 Lift; 21 Mead.

Across: 1 First-class; 7 Pains; 8 Refusal; 10 Landlady; 11 Zinc; 13 Cooler; 15 Shanty; 17 Nods; 18 Left over; 21 Strides; 22 Erica; 23 In bad taste.

Down: 1 Feign; 2 Resolved; 3 Tirade; 4 Left; 5 Session; 6 Applicants; 9 Lucky break; 12 Chatters; 14 Old iron; 16 Tea set; 19 Voice; 20 Idea.

Across: 6 Fall out; 7 Wheat; 9 Flour; 10 Sea mist; 12 Sharp answer; 14 Man in charge; 18 Proffer; 19 Moths; 21 Nears; 22 Tornado.

Down: 1 Early; 2 Plough; 3 Cue; 4 Rhymes; 5 Oarsmen; 8 Getaway; 11 Proceed; 13 Hairnet; 15 Infirm; 16 Ground; 17 Shade; 20 Cow.

Across: 7 Dregs; 8 alternation; 9 Arrests; 10 Equip; 12 Well-placed; 15 Armageddon; 18 Sol-fa; 19 Nuclear; 21 Portend; 22 Arena.

Down: 1 Edwardians; 2 Tears; 3 Uses; 4 Tassel; 5 Waterloo; 6 Staunch; 11 Pedestrian; 13 Engraver; 14 Implore; 16 Denude; 17 Melee; 20 Chap.

Quick

Across: 1 Reinforce; 8 Ire; 9 Devotedness; 11 Angelic; 12 Error; 13 Rebate; 15 Stoned; 17 Ennui; 18 complicate; 20 concede; 22 Lag; 23 Resisting.

Down: 2 Ere; 3 Fatal; 4 Reduce; 5 component; 6 Disgruntled; 7 Heterodox; 10 Vagabondage; 11 Agreeable; 14 Thinker; 16 Across; 19 Moles; 21 Gin.

Across: 7 Earth; 8 Paddock; 9 Risotto; 10 Acrid; 12 Feebleness; 15 Electorate; 18 Sheer; 19 Capture; 21 Despair; 22 Steal.

Down: 1 Retrogress; 2 Brash; 3 Shut; 4 Aplomb; 5 nearby; 6 Courier; 11 Disorderly; 13 External; 14 Reverse; 16 Record; 17 Queer; 20 Pass.

Across: 1 Span; 8 Exasperate; 9 Sentinel; 10 Stay; 12 Stench; 14 Stigma; 15 Kismet; 17 Regard; 18 Anon; 19 Entreaty; 21 Santa Claus; 22 Erne.

Down: 2 Pedestrian; 3 Neat; 4 set afloat; 5 Spills; 6 Pressing; 7 Rely; 11 Admiration; 13 Nominate; 16 Trench; 17 Ritual; 18 Also; 20 Else.

Across: 7 Comprehension; 8 Adhesive; 9 Earn; 10 Inches; 12 Ordeal; 14 Lessen; 16 Yearly; 18 Bear; 20 Treasure; 22 Advertisement.

Down: 1 Condense; 2 Speech; 3 Peri; 4 Ceremony; 5 Ascend; 6 Poor; 11 Sanctity; 13 Alluring; 15 Survey; 17 Assume; 19 Eddy; 21 Ease.

Across: 7 Comprehension; 8 Adhesive; 9 Earn; 10 Inches; 12 Ordeal; 14 Lessen; 16 Yearly; 18 Bear; 20 Treasure; 22 Advertisement.

Down: 1 Condense; 2 Speech; 3 Peri; 4 Ceremony; 5 Ascend; 6 Poor; 11 Sanctity; 13 Alluring; 15 Survey; 17 Assume; 19 Eddy; 21 Ease.

Across: 1 air; 7 Motor; 8 Develop; 10 Accosted; 11 Fair; 13 Uproar; 15 Distil; 17 Ally; 18 Crucifix; 21 component; 22 Pilot; 23 Pernickety.

Down: 1 Attic; 2 Marksman; 3 Sudden; 4 Have; 5 Reliant; 6 Immaculate; 9 Perplexity; 12 Disciple; 14 Relieve; 16 Critic; 19 Folly; 20 Lean.

Across: 6 Compare; 7 Mummy; 9 Rapid; 10 complicate; 12 Retribution; 14 Consequence; 18 Alleges; 19 Under; 21 Irate; 22 Release.

Down: 1 Total; 2 Sprite; 3 Arc; 4 Pulpit; 5 Emperor; 8 Cobbler; 11 Croquet; 13 Forlorn; 15 Sheath; 16 Cancel; 17 Lease; 20 Fee.

Across: 7 Undue; 8 Contact; 9 Trickle; 10 Later; 12 Contestant; 15 Nethermost; 18 Erect; 19 Diploma; 21 Enlarge; 22 Chase.

Down: 1 Sustenance; 2 let in; 3 Seek; 4 Accent; 5 Encloses; 6 uncompletely;11 Retaliated; 13 Overturn; 14 Steeple; 16 Madden; 17 Total; 20 Pick.

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