soft-centred

soft-centred

adj
(Cookery) (of a chocolate or boiled sweet) having a centre consisting of cream, jelly, etc
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EXETER boss Rob Baxter accused his side of being soft-centred as they performed their own Brexit and crashed out of Europe.
YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER ACROSS: 7 Marconi 9 Squat 10 Lucid 11 Cathode 12 Eta 13 Mince pie 16 Preserve 17 Cob 19 Fusspot 21 Trevi 22 Idyll 23 Riposte DOWN: 1 Implied 2 Armchair 3 Bond 4 As it were 5 Auto 6 Other 8 Incinerator 13 Misspelt 14 Increase 15 Obliged 18 Affix 20 Stye 21 Topi QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 Pretentious 8 Sue 9 Nor 11 Treated 12 Sci-fi 13 Red 14 Tan 15 Crashed 17 Yap 19 Oboe 21 Undo 23 Twee 25 Rota 27 Tag 29 Beer mat 31 Rap 34 Flu 36 Agony 37 Instead 38 Leg 39 Try 40 Soft-centred DOWN: 1 Pure 2 Reed 3 Tutored 4 Nudism 5 Issue 6 Unit 7 Sofa 8 Stray 10 Rinse 16 Doe 18 Put 20 Bet 22 Nab 24 Whatsit 25 Rural 26 Bruise 28 Gaudy 30 Egypt 32 Ages 33 Pogo 34 Fete 35 Lard 8DA followed R
This soft-centred satire falls well short of Larry Cohen's The Stuff.
SPIKEY Strachan was brought in to toughen up what had become a soft-centred side.
The results are not yet back from the lab, but it seems to be some sort of gooey, soft-centred material that melts rapidly when heat is applied, is easily removed from flat surfaces, does not bounce or spin and which stinks to high heaven," says the SMH report.
They should still be a little soft-centred to the touch.
He was a very soft-centred guy and we had a lot more in common than people think.
I saw too many incoherent or non-existent curriculums, too many eccentric and unevaluated teaching methods, and too much of the totally soft-centred belief that children would learn if you left them to it.
Soft-centred Saints have finally got a league win, but they are still fragile away from home and Bradford will punish them for that.
8DA followed YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER ACROSS: 7 Plateau 9 One-up 10 Twins 11 Flatter 12 Pig 13 Agitator 16 Tropical 17 Etc 19 Basmati 21 Congo 22 Thyme 23 Gunnera DOWN: 1 Epitaph 2 Malinger 3 Sees 4 Not at all 5 Next 6 Spare 8 Unflinching 13 Alphabet 14 Oleander 15 Acrobat 18 Abate 20 Styx 21 Cent QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 Soft-centred 8 Peg 9 Yap 11 Earlier 12 Theme 13 Ate 14 Set 15 Blanket 17 Hid 19 Ally 21 Undo 23 Edge 25 Fade 27 Gas 29 Warlock 31 Tab 34 Ace 36 Climb 37 Immoral 38 Her 39 Ill 40 Cottage loaf DOWN: 1 Seat 2 Ogre 3 Twirled 4 Errand 5 Title 6 Eyes 7 Dame 8 Peach 10 Petty 16 Tag 18 Dud 20 Leg 22 New 24 Decimal 25 Fetch 26 Flying 28 Smell 30 Abbot 32 Alec 33 Biro 34 Aria 35 Calf
For all the coarse language, the comedy's soft-centred - it's as sweet as Starman and as silly as Spaceballs.
You might think we're soft-centred, but some of us are hard nuts inside.