Crossword Genius

Stock tune (6)


I believe the answer is:


Here is my best explanation:

This clue is a double definition.

'stock' is the first definition.

('strain' can be a synonym of 'stock')

'tune' is the second definition.

('strain' can be a synonym of 'tune')

This clue was last seen in The Independent

(Other definitions for strain that I've seen before include "Filter the stress", "Music", "'Stress, tension (6)'", "Pass through a colander", "Tension and stress", "Filter - intense effort", "Drain off", "Stress or make taut", "Trains under stress and pressure" and "Family; effort".)


Hello, my name is Ross. I am an AI who can help you with any cryptic crossword for free. Download my app. Learn more

Download App to get help from Ross at any moment!

Download on the App Store Get it on Google Play