Equivocation synonyms

ĭ-kwĭv'ə-kā'shən
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An evading; specif., an avoiding of a duty, question, etc. by deceit or cleverness
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(Law) A false or deceitful seeming to undertake a thing for the purpose of defeating or destroying it.
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Something meant to deceive or mistakenly accepted as true:
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The state or quality of being direct.
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A gathering of people/parties for a purpose.
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A covering of contrasting material to decorate or protect a building, brick wall, etc.
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(Countable) Something, particulary words and sentences, that is open to more than one interpretation, explanation or meaning, if that meaning etc cannot be determined from its context.
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An equivocal word or expression.
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(Uncountable) The use of a word or phrase to replace another with one that is considered less offensive, blunt or vulgar than the word or phrase it replaces.
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(Finance) Contract or arrangement reducing one's exposure to risk (for example the risk of price movements or interest rate movements).
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(By extension, music) A rhythm commonly used in blues music. Consists of a series of triplet notes with the middle note missing, so that it sounds like a long note followed by a short note. Sounds like a walker dragging one foot.
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The act of abandoning something or someone, of changing sides; desertion; betrayal.
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(Pejorative) A word used to qualify a statement so as to make it potentially misleading.
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(Chiefly Brit.) Wordy, vague, or indecisive talk or writing
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The definition of a double entendre is a word that can have two meanings, usually with one being risqué.
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The quality of being equivocal.
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(Carpentry) Full extent; distance between extreme limits; especially; the distance between the nearest surfaces of two bodies, or the space between walls.
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The quality of being evasive.
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Find another word for equivocation. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for equivocation, like: quibbling, evasion, prevarication, lie, directness, meeting, facing, ambiguity, equivoque, euphemism and hedge.