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To hide or protect oneself, as if behind a hedge
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  1. To hide or protect oneself, as if behind a hedge
  2. To hide behind words; refuse to commit oneself or give a direct answer
  3. To hem in, hinder, or restrict with or as if with a hedge.
(Photog.) To lighten an area on (a print) to achieve a shading effect by blocking light in selected areas during an exposure, as in enlargement
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  1. (Photog.) To lighten an area on (a print) to achieve a shading effect by blocking light in selected areas during an exposure, as in enlargement
  2. To move aside or in a given direction by shifting or twisting suddenly:
  3. To avoid (a blow, for example) by moving or shifting quickly aside.
To speak or write evasively; equivocate.
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  1. To speak or write evasively; equivocate.
  2. To behave in an evasive or indecisive manner, usually in delay:
  3. To turn aside from, or evade, the truth; equivocate
To speak of or refer to by means of a euphemism.
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  1. To speak of or refer to by means of a euphemism.
  2. To describe or refer to by using one or more euphemisms.
  3. To use euphemisms.
To hide or protect oneself, as if behind a hedge
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  1. To hide or protect oneself, as if behind a hedge
  2. To hide behind words; refuse to commit oneself or give a direct answer
  3. To hem in, hinder, or restrict with or as if with a hedge.
To move (things, for example) from one place or position to another; transfer or shift:
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  1. To move (things, for example) from one place or position to another; transfer or shift:
  2. To move in a slovenly, dragging manner; to drag or scrape the feet in walking or dancing.
  3. To move with short sliding steps, without or barely lifting the feet:
To desert a cause, party, etc.; become a renegade; apostatize
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  1. To desert a cause, party, etc.; become a renegade; apostatize
  2. To use evasions or subterfuge; equivocate
  3. To change sides; apostatize.
To be evasive; equivocate.
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  1. To be evasive; equivocate.
  2. (Informal) To avoid or evade a commitment or responsibility
  3. To use weasel words
To shy away from a definite commitment or from decisive action
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  1. To shy away from a definite commitment or from decisive action
  2. To move stealthily or cautiously.
  3. To move with stealth or caution, like a cat
To speak or write in a wordy, vague, or indecisive manner
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  1. To speak or write in a wordy, vague, or indecisive manner
  2. To speak, write, or act evasively about (something).
  3. To speak or write at length without any clear point or aim.
To deal with facts, decisions, etc. lightly or carelessly; trifle
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  1. To deal with facts, decisions, etc. lightly or carelessly; trifle
  2. To quibble, especially in bargaining.
  3. To talk or act insincerely or misleadingly; equivocate.
To utter or say in an evasive manner.
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  1. To utter or say in an evasive manner.
  2. To turn aside from, or evade, the truth; equivocate
  3. To speak or write evasively; equivocate.
To move by dragging or scraping the feet, as in walking or dancing
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  1. To move by dragging or scraping the feet, as in walking or dancing
  2. To present, play, or display music or video files in random order.
  3. To mix (playing cards) so as to change their order, as before dealing
Find another word for equivocate. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for equivocate, like: hedge, dodge, prevaricate, lie, euphemize, hedge, shuffle, tergiversate, weasel, pussyfoot and waffle.