CCCWC January competition voters’ comments
Clue no. 11: Crooked de facto world leader is untrustworthy (3-5)
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A clue to TWO-FACED.
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|Comments on the clue|
|1.||Best of the anagrams: appropriate indicator, good W selection, with 'de facto' thereby in the correct register for the surface.|
|2.||Best of the de factos|
|3.||Crooked = untrustworthy|
|Comments on the competition|
|Definitions such as "Janus" are wrong as they are nouns and the answer is not — but "like Janus" is a correct (if give-away) definition.|
Many clues used "de facto" in non-sensical ways; it was used appropriately in clues such as 11, 13 and 25.