To prevaricate is to dance around the truth or speak evasively.
To be unable to make a decision; waver:
The definition of spar is to become involved in an argument, or to go through the motions of fighting or boxing for practice and training without actually engaging in a match.
To avoid by or as by stepping aside; dodge
To argue or find fault over trivial matters or minor concerns; cavil.
Pussyfoot is to walk cautiously or to act in a way to avoid commitment.
To avoid, deflect, or ward off (an attack, a blow, an argument, etc.).
To exist; reside:
Hesitate is defined as to pause before deciding, acting or speaking.
(Intransitive) To avoid verbal commitment.
To tell such a lie or lies
To avoid or escape from by deceit or cleverness; elude
(Intransitive) To avoid capture; to get away with something, avoid punishment.
To avoid or escape from by quickness, cunning, etc.; evade
To avoid (a blow, etc.) by moving or shifting quickly aside
To cause to believe what is not true; mislead.
To con is to trick someone, or use deception to defraud or lie to someone.
To refrain from using, engaging in, or partaking of:
To shove one way and the other; to push from one to another.
To be sufficient for (a need, for example); fulfill:
To meet or confront squarely or face to face
In a clear manner; so as to be clear
Find another word for equivocates. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for equivocates, like: prevaricates, tergiversates, waffles, spars, sidesteps, quibbles, pussyfoots, parries, lies, hesitates and hedges.