Another word for hedge
Shrubs and plants used for hedges include: boxwood, box, holly, Russian privet, Japanese privet, California privet, mock privet, jasmine box, hawthorn, hedge thorn, Osage orange, honey locust, Russian olive, rose, honeysuckle, white willow, hedge laurel, myrtle, dogrose, juniper, Glastonbury thorn, wait-a-bit thorn, Washington thorn, furze, broom, gorse, yucca, prickly pear cactus, ocatilla cactus, organ-pipe cactus, forsythia, lilac, azalea, camellia, hibiscus, oleander, rhododendron, spirea, hydrangea, barberry.
Another word for hedgenoun
The use or an instance of equivocal language:ambiguity, equivocation, equivoque, euphemism, prevarication, shuffle, tergiversation, weasel word. (Informal) waffle. See clear
To shut in on all sides:begird, beset, circle, compass, encircle, encompass, environ, gird, girdle, hem, ring1, surround. See open
To surround and advance upon:besiege, close in, enclose, envelop, hem. See open
To use evasive or deliberately vague language:equivocate, euphemize, shuffle, tergiversate, weasel. (Informal) pussyfoot, waffle. Idioms: beat about (or around) the bush, mince words. See clear
To avoid fulfilling or answering completely:dodge, duck, evade, sidestep, skirt. See seek