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Press one criminal to answer (8)


I believe the answer is:


Here is my best explanation:

'answer' is the definition.

('response' can be a synonym of 'answer')

'press one criminal' is the subsidiary indication.

'criminal' is an anagram indicator.


'pressone' is an anagram of 'response'.

'to' is the link.

This clue was last seen in The Irish Times

(Other definitions for response that I've seen before include "counter", "Answer - retort", "Sees porn (anag) - answer", "Preens so by way of answer", "Reply, rejoinder", "(An) answer", "Reaction, reply", "Answer - reaction", "'Answer, reply (8)'" and "See porn (anag) -- answer".)


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