1 To offer financial support for a project: to _____ it.
4 In great difficulties, possibly close to disaster: "on the _____".
6 Far from being the best (5,4).
7 From a particular time until now: _____ then.
8 To express speech or writing in some other language.
1 Those who fall into this will avoid hurting themselves too badly (6,3).
2 A general word for events, things that happen, especially when unexpected or incorrect.
3 Directly below this spot is where an earthquake is at its most powerful.
4 The remains of old buildings.
5 To let people off from an unpleasant experience: to _____ them.
by David Foulds