Crossword solutions: Wednesday, February 5

Across: 1 Undies, 4 Hirer, 8 Balls, (Undesirables) 9 Angelic, 10 Agitate, 11 Hype, 12 Lap, 14 Idle, 15 Room, 18 Dot, 21 Cute, 23 Inveigh, 25 Recital, 26 Deter, 27 Dated, 28 Credit. Down: 1 Upbeat, 2 Dallied, 3 Ensnared, 4 High, 5 Rally, 6 Riches, 7 Gavel, 13 Provider, 16 Omitted, 17 Scared, 19 Title, 20 Thirst, 22 Tacit, 24 Stud.

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