Crossword Genius

China about to tip over, making loud noise (4)


I believe the answer is:


Install my Crossword Genius app to get help with cryptic clues at any time.

Here is my best explanation:

'loud noise' is the definition.

'china about to tip over' is the wordplay.
'china' becomes 'pal' (I've seen this before).
'about' becomes 'c' (abbreviation for 'circa').
'to tip over' says the letters should be written in reverse (I've seen 'tipped over' mean this).
'palc' in reverse letter order is 'CLAP'.

'making' acts as a link.


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

This clue was last seen in The Guardian

Download App to get help from Ross at any moment!

Download on the App Store Get it on Google Play