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  Words related to equivocation

Related / Similar Words: tergiversation, prevarication, evasiveness, evasion

 

Definition:
  • falsification by means of vague or ambiguous language;
  • intentionally vague or ambiguous;
  • a statement that is not literally false but that cleverly avoids an unpleasant truth;

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    Hyponyms: circumlocution, indirect expression, doublespeak, hedge, hedging, quibble, quiddity, cavil

     

    Derivational Morphology: beat around the bush, equivocate, tergiversate, prevaricate, palter

     

     
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