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Crosswordle #1: Waste Management

· By JeffPrug · Published 4 months ago

Meta Prompt: Each across clue also describes how similar the across entry is to the five-letter meta answer. ⬜️=that letter is not in the answer. 🟨=that letter is in the answer, but in a different place. 🟩=that letter is in the answer in the same place.
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  • JeffPrug constructor · 4 months ago
    The title comes from the fact that the grid has 5 R's, which reminded me of 5 R's of Waste Management: Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Repurpose, Recycle.
    I hope the parenthetical in 5D
    5D TRESSLock of hair (Ooh-la-la)
    's clue didn't throw anyone off, the "TRESemmé, TRESemmé, ooh-la-la" jingle was stuck in my head.
    • dplass 1:45 · 4 months ago
      It did, I thought I was supposed to look up hair in french...
    • nice!
      • Mike D 🤓35s · 4 months ago
        Fun stuff!
        • Regan Mutherford 🤓3:54 · 4 months ago
          Love this!
          • sjones8888 🤓49s · 4 months ago
            Very nice! I LOVE these crosswordles!
            • jasonwestley 🤓49s · 4 months ago
              Nice puzzle.
              1ANot back or side-to-side (⬜️ 🟨 ⬜️ ⬜️ ⬜️)
              1
              2
              3
              4
              5
              6
              7
              8
              9
              Across
              1. 1A
                Not back or side-to-side (⬜️ 🟨 ⬜️ ⬜️ ⬜️)
              2. 6A
                It has a day in September (🟨 ⬜️ ⬜️ ⬜️ 🟨 )
              3. 7A
                Furious (🟨 🟨 ⬜️ ⬜️ 🟨 )
              4. 8A
                Lupin, also known as Moony (🟨 🟩 ⬜️ ⬜️ ⬜️ )
              5. 9A
                Things Indiana avoids (⬜️ 🟨 ⬜️ 🟨 ⬜️ )
              Down
              1. 1D
                Show casual interest
              2. 2D
                Less common
              3. 3D
                President known for making March Madness brackets
              4. 4D
                Still asleep
              5. 5D
                Lock of hair (Ooh-la-la)
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