Azed Competition No. 1454  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1450  |  1459  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1454 Apr 2000GET-UP normal23


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. HaddockRig: half-gelt ram?ge(lt) + tup.; rig5
SecondE. J. BurgeReduce gut with PE equipmentanag.
ThirdM. D. LawsDoctor admits case for stitching one wanting dressingetu(i) in GP
VHCM. BarleyRustic viol’s a little alien in piano ensembleET in gu + p
VHCJ. R. BeresfordGo faster, having little time for third geart for e in gee up
VHCB. CheesmanClue to sheep’s clothingi.e. get up = teg
VHCE. DawidWoollen coat could represent this!i.e. get up = teg, & lit.
VHCA. J. DornCould this indicate a fleece?i.e. get up = teg, & lit.
VHCA. S. EverestClobber: (colloq) to strike with increasing vigourget up
VHCP. D. GaffeyFig: this variety is purgative yet settlingcomp. anag.; fig2
VHCN. C. GoddardTurnout or turn out2 mngs.; t. o. = get out of bed
VHCR. R. GreenfieldGear? Use first and second to drive uphillg, e + put (rev.)
VHCMrs D. B. JenkinsonReveille call for dress parade?2 mngs.
VHCF. P. N. LakeGear action in Peugeot’s tops for ease of shiftinganag. less e, o
VHCW. F. MainYou have to prepare yourself to drive, for instance, in reverse gearput e.g. (rev.), 2 defs.
VHCC. J. MorseTo make out at college, you need outfit and you have to cramget up, 2 defs.
VHCD. R. RobinsonCostume from ‘Hit the Deck’2 mngs.; ref. musical by V. Youmans
VHCD. H. TompsettLetter leads to garters embellishing Twelfth-Night’s unsuspecting patsy’s ——first letters & lit.; ref. Malvolio
VHCJ. R. TozerWeeds in the earth old Hodge turnedGe + put (rev.); see putt3
VHCA. J. WardropExcellent return on high investmentsget (n) + up
VHCD. C. WilliamsonFashion plate in Vogue to display novel A1 ——comp. anag. & lit.
VHCW. Wynne WillsonEnergy and go absent from this outfitget-up(-and-go)
VHCDr E. YoungDoesn’t it tell shift from sack?double mng.; s. from s. = get out of bed; shift, sack, types of dress

HCs in competition 1454 awarded to:

D. AppletonM. CutterC. J. LoweP. L. Stone
W. G. ArnottD. J. Dare-PlumptonMrs M. D. MaitlandJ. B. Sweeting
A. BarkerN. C. DexterD. F. ManleyC. W. Thomas
M. BathK. ffiskeP. W. MarlowMrs J. E. Townsend
Mrs P. A. BaxC. D. S. & E. A. FieldR. J. MathersA. P. Vincent
Mrs F. A. BlanchardM. FreemanJ. MooreD. J. Ward
C. BoydG. I. L. GraftonP. M. NavinL. Ward
C. J. BroughamMrs E. GreenawayMrs D. M. C. PrichardR. J. Whale
Rev Canon C. M. BrounJ. GrimesD. PritchardG. H. Willett
B. BurtonC. R. GumbrellM. Robinson 
S. CollinsR. HeskethA. Roth 
E. CrossA. HodgsonM. Sanderson