The Crossword Centre Clue-Writing Competition

CCCWC August competition voters’ comments
Clue no. 37: Main alibi boy detailed sadly leaves a lot to be desired

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1."Leaves a lot to be desired" doesn't work as the definition.
2.Definition is very ingenious – not sure how fair it is, but I like it!
3.I like the use of 'leaves a lot to be desired'