Janus-faced

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Ja·​nus-faced | \ ˈjā-nəs-ˌfāst How to pronounce Janus-faced (audio) \

Definition of Janus-faced

: having two contrasting aspects especially : duplicitous, two-faced

First Known Use of Janus-faced

1682, in the meaning defined above

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“Janus-faced.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Janus-faced. Accessed 13 May. 2021.

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