Father left as a friend Crossword Clue

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Best Answer:
PAL

Understanding Today's Crossword Puzzle

Today's clue, "Father left as a friend," leads to the answer "PAL." Here's why this answer fits the clue:

  • 1. In the context of 'Father left,' we are looking for a synonym for 'Father' and a word that means 'left' or 'departed.'
  • 2. 'Father' can be informally represented by the term 'Pa,' which is a common abbreviation for 'father.'
  • 3. 'Left' in this clue suggests that 'Pa' is removed or extracted from the word.
  • 4. When we remove 'Pa' (Father) from "pAL," we are left with "AL."
  • 5. 'AL' itself is a common abbreviation for 'As a Friend.'
  • 6. Therefore, putting 'Pa' (Father) and 'AL' (As a Friend) together, we get 'PAL,' which perfectly fits the clue "Father left as a friend."

This clever wordplay demonstrates how crossword clues can lead to seemingly unrelated answers that, when decoded, perfectly align with the given context.



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Definition of "PAL"

a friend

Example :
  • we've been pals for a long time
  • back off, pal
  • she palled up with some English chaps

  •  The Crossword clue "Father left as a friend" published 43 time/s & has 1 answer/s. 
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    Mirror cryptic11 June 2024PAL


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