Crossword Clue and Answers

Let's see if we can help you solve the crossword puzzle "Duck", we have 10 possible answers for this crossword clue, so hopefully we can assist you.

This clue in was most recently seen in the wild in Evening Standard Quick Crossword.

We classify Duck to be a VERY COMMON crossword clue as we've seen it more than 10 times in a variety of crossword publications.

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  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Monday, 30 Aug 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Monday, 2 Aug 2021
  • The New York Times Crossword - Sunday, 10 Jan 2021
  • The Sun Cryptic - Monday, 28 Dec 2020
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Tuesday, 8 Sep 2020
  • The New York Times Crossword - Tuesday, 28 Apr 2020
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Thursday, 26 Dec 2019
  • The New York Times Crossword - Friday, 8 Nov 2019
  • The Guardian Quick - Monday, 31 Dec 2018
  • The New York Times Crossword - Saturday, 16 Dec 2017
  • The New York Times Crossword - Sunday, 13 Aug 2017

Crossword Answers

4 letters

A fabric interwoven with threads of metal; "she wore a gold lame dress"

Any of various small short-necked dabbling river ducks of Europe and America

5 letters

Escape, either physically or mentally; "The thief eluded the police"; "This difficult idea seems to evade her"; "The event evades explanation"

Duck of the northern hemisphere much valued for the fine soft down of the females

An elaborate or deceitful scheme contrived to deceive or evade; "his testimony was just a contrivance to throw us off the track"

The absence of mental stress or anxiety

Avoid dealing with; "She shirks her duties"

Prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening; "Let's avoid a confrontation"; "head off a confrontation"; "avert a strike"

7 letters

Cause to be immersed; "The professor plunged his students into the study of the Italian text"

Wild dabbling duck from which domestic ducks are descended; widely distributed