The Scotsman crossword answers Monday 21 December: Here are the solutions for our daily puzzles

From 'Lurid' to 'Lance' here are the answers you've been looking for.

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SCOTSMAN DOUBLE CROSSWORD ANSWERS 21/12/2020:

Cryptic: Across: 1 Achilles heel; 7 Draft; 8 Point; 9 Own; 10 Water well; 11 Indeed; 12 Robust; 15 Apple tree; 17 His; 18 Lurid; 19 Waver; 21 Heir-apparent. Down: 1 Anatomically; 2 Lea; 3 Entity; 4 Hyperbole; 5 Elite; 6 Athlete’s foot; 7 Dined; 10 Week-ender; 13 Usher; 14 Draw up; 16 Purse; 20 Via.

Quick: Across: 1 Churlishness; 7 Ditto; 8 Rouse; 9 Rat; 10 Bombastic; 11 Behead; 12 Sicken; 15 Telephone; 17 Awe; 18 Range; 19 Grave; 21 Relentlessly. Down: 1 Contributory; 2 Let; 3 Stormy; 4 Narrative; 5 Spurt; 6 Tercentenary; 7 Ditch; 10 Blaspheme; 13 Knave; 14 Bought; 16 Lance; 20 Ape.