The Guardian Speedy Crossword

Writing desks

ESCRITOIRES ...

Weirdo; fruitcake

NUTCASE ...

Very angry; boiling mad

IRATE ...

Type of usually white heron

EGRET ...

Sailing vessel with two masts

KETCH ...

Rabble-rouse; provoke

AGITATE ...

Put, or get, on board

ENTRAIN ...

Maker or purveyor of candies and other sweets

CONFECTIONER ...

Italian Riviera resort

SANREMO ...

It is not a given (anag)

INVESTIGATION ...

Copperplate etching, for instance

LINEENGRAVING ...

Comes into adjustment or way of thinking with others

ALIGNS ...

Cheated; diddled

SHORTCHANGED ...

Characteristic of a prophet or prophecy

VATIC ...

Chamber ensemble

OCTET ...

Camera which takes still pictures that give the impression they are moving

CINEMATOGRAPH ...

Boxing category, 57 Kg

FEATHERWEIGHT ...

Be good enough; pass inspection

CUTTHEMUSTARD ...

AW __ , England cricket captain, 1975-77

GREIG ...

This or that (person or thing): stinker

SOANDSO ...