Azed Competition No. 486  Azed Slip  |  ◀  482  |  491  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
486 Aug 1981JUMPED-UP normal26


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstJ. HorwoodInflated with Jack-in-office’s head for powerpumped up with J for P, & lit.
SecondG. H. WillettMushroom sauté à l’anglaise on horsebackjumped + up; sauté (Fr.); mushroom adj.
ThirdF. D. H. AtkinsonAmiss (after having tossed) is eager to advance No. 1 quicklyjumped + up; ref. Dennis A., cricketer
VHCR. H. AdeyLike some whizz-kids – bound to finish namelessjump + e(n)d up
VHCMrs A. R. BradfordSautéed mushroom2 mngs.; mushroom adj., sauté ballet term
VHCR. S. CaffynParvenu, lacking finish: bounder and cheatjumpe(r) + dup(e)
VHCA. G. CorriganAs a parvenue, Lady Macbeth’s exactly the reverse of squeamish man when king’s disposed ofjump + p(R)ude (rev.)
VHCR. DeanAppropriate to be used about one who steps ahead of the well-bred?ped U in jump, & lit.; appropriate vb.
VHCD. A. W. DiaperNewly-sprung rose with increased vigourjumped + up
VHCDr I. S. FletcherCompletely hidden, not right, in coat needing to be cut down in sizepe(r)du in jump2
VHCB. FrancoBound to have the latest before the others, like Mr Newlyrichjump + e to front in dupe; have = deceive
VHCN. C. GoddardComing from nowhere – sweater half off – walker’s near to overtakingjum(per) + ped up
VHCJ. F. GrimshawWhat desrcibes inflated leader of Jacquerie usurping power?pumped up with J for P, & lit.
VHCD. V. HarryMushroom sauté, prepared for breakfast?jumped + up; sauté ballet term
VHCP. F. HendersonPretentious Jude, out of place at university, riven by traces of many passionsm p in anag. + up; ref. ‘J. the Obscure’
VHCA. H. JonesWas a bounder at school – like Flashman?jumped + up
VHCD. F. ManleyDish English Prince married – upper-class, going back to first of Jameses (she isn’t this)J + pud E P m U (rev.), & lit.; ref. Diana Spencer
VHCC. G. MillinJudge ’urried into court, having only just made itJ + ’umped + up
VHCC. J. MorseShuffle at halfway stage: Walker promoted – that means over-promotedjum(ble) + ped up; ref. Peter W.
VHCC. P. ReaDescribing Malvolio, for instance, Shakespeare’s exactly penning basket with a letter suggesting association with the upper class!ped U in jump; ref. Twelfth Night
VHCD. R. RobinsonBehaved like a bounder in a superior class – à la M. Jourdainjumped + up; ref. Molière, ‘Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme’
VHCN. RolesClimbing rose2 mngs.
VHCT. A. J. SpencerGo-ahead cleared leading competitorsjumped + up
VHCF. B. StubbsRisen smartly, like some men with piles2 mngs.
VHCA. J. WardropEditor excited after appropriate epithet applied to Beaverbrookjump + ed. + up; appropriate vb; ref. newspaper magnate
VHCDr E. YoungWhat’s started then finished is quickly madejumped + up

HCs in competition 486 awarded to:

C. Allen BakerB. GreerL. K. MaltbyK. Reed
Mrs K. BissettD. HarrisonRev W. P. ManahanH. R. Sanders
A. G. BogieJ. HendersonJ. D. MooreW. J. M. Scotland
Mrs A. BoyesMrs S. HewittT. J. MooreyA. D. Scott
E. J. BurgeJ. G. HullA. C. MorrisonW. K. M. Slimmings
M. CoatesMiss F. S. KempD. S. NagleJ. C. P. Taylor
A. E. CrowR. E. KimmonsF. R. PalmerR. C. Teuton
R. P. DowlingF. P. N. LakeR. J. PalmerG. R. Webb
F. D. GardinerJ. H. C. LeachW. H. PegramMrs M. P. Webber
D. A. GingerM. A. Macdonald-CooperM. PostlethwaiteMrs J. Welford
S. GoldieMrs S. M. MacphersonR. F. RayMiss B. J. Widger
J. J. GoulstoneDr R. A. MainA. J. RedstoneDr R. L. Wynne