The Hidden Warning

March 2022 : Puzzle

The faeries of Puzzle Forest have left a warning for you about an upcoming obstacle on your path, but their choice of delivery seems rather opaque. What should you prepare for?

  • Early stage of an animal
  • Early stage of a plant
  • Creepy
  • Reviled image that might fire up a crowd?
  • In minesweeper, it means you’re surrounded
  • Spiced brew
  • Tapper on CNN
  • Iron or Bronze
  • Iron but not bronze
  • Boy on “The Andy Griffith Show”
  • Signal
  • Suspect, once apprehended
  • “__ got mail”
  • Raise the stakes yet again, in backgammon
  • First mammal to be cloned
  • Outer: prefix
  • With consideration

[The answer to this puzzle is 11 letters long]