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Quickword No. 17 : Do you know ‘glittering crown’ (6 letters), and ‘dark, gloomy and clouded’ (5 letters)?
Quickword No. 17
*DIADEM*O*I**USORRY*RTRY*ASKO*EMPTYO**A*A*PASTRY*
Glittering crown.
Word of apology.
Rugby touchdown.
Request.
Without contents.
E.g. pie crust.
Barrier.
Broadcast.
Dark, gloomy and clouded.
Bend over a little.
Grass with edible grain.
Shrill bark.
Remain.
Rug.

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