Cryptic Crossword Dictionary : N


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NAME

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter N.


NATIONALIST

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter N or the letters NAT.


NATIONAL TRUST

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters NT.


NAUGHTY

Possibly an anagram indicator.


NAVY

Possibly a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters RN.


NEARLY

Possibly a subtraction indicator signifying the removal of a final letter.


NECK

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter V.


NEEDING NO INTRODUCTION

Possibly a subtraction indicator signifying the removal of an initial letter.


NEON

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters NE.


NEUTER

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter N.


NEVER-ENDING

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter R.


NEVER-NEVER

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters HP or TICK.


NEW

1. Possibly an anagram indicator.

2. Possibly a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter N.


NEWLY

Possibly an anagram indicator.


NEWSPAPER

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters RAG or FT or MAIL or SUN.


NEWSPAPER BOSS

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters ED.


NEWSPAPERS

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters PRESS.


NEW TESTAMENT

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters NT.


NEW YORK

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters NY.


NICKEL

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters NI.

(See Symbols for Chemical Elements).


NIL

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter O.


NINE

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters IX.


NITROGEN

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter N.

(See Symbols for Chemical Elements).


NORFOLK TOWN

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters DISS.

Sample clue:
Talk about small copper in Norfolk town (7)

NORTH

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter N.


NORTHBOUND

Possibly a reversal indicator (in a Down clue).


NORTHERN

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter N.


NORTHERN IRELAND

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters NI.


NORWAY

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter N.

(See International Vehicle Registrations).


NOT BEGINNING

Possibly a subtraction indicator signifying the removal of an initial letter.


NOT COMMENCING

Possibly a subtraction indicator signifying the removal of an initial letter.


NOT COMPLETELY

Possibly a subtraction indicator signifying the removal of a final letter.


NOTE

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter A or B or C or D or E or F or G.

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating one of the sol-fa syllables: DO, UT, RE, MI, FA, SO, SOL, LA, TI SI.

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters NB or BILL or CHIT.


NOT EVEN

Possibly a subtraction indicator signifying the omission of alternate letters from a word.


NOT FULLY

Possibly a subtraction indicator signifying the removal of a final letter.


NOTHING

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter O.


NOT IN ORDER

Possibly an anagram indicator.


NOT OUT

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters IN.


NOT PROPERLY

Possibly an anagram indicator.


NOT QUITE

Possibly a subtraction indicator signifying the removal of a final letter.


NOT RIGHT

Possibly an anagram indicator.


NOT STARTING

Possibly a subtraction indicator signifying the removal of an initial letter.


NOT STRAIGHT

Possibly an anagram indicator.


NOUGHT

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter O.


NOUN

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter N.


NOVEL

Possibly an anagram indicator.


NOVEMBER

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter N.

(See NATO Phonetic Alphabet).


NOVICE

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letter L (learner).


NUMBER

1. May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating a Roman numeral: I, V, X, L, C, D or M.

2. May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters NO or ONE,NINE TEN etc.

3. May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters ETHER (something that numbs).


NURSE

May be a bits-and-pieces indicator indicating the letters EN.


NUTS

Possibly an anagram indicator.


NUTTY

Possibly an anagram indicator.


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