(Intransitive) To use words of equivocal or doubtful signification; to express one's opinions in terms which admit of different senses, with intent to deceive; to use ambiguous expressions with a view to mislead; as, to equivocate is the work of duplicity.
To change one's position; to shift ground; to evade questions; to resort to equivocation; to prevaricate.
(Reflexive) To gain something for oneself by clever or devious means.
To shy away from a definite commitment or from decisive action
To remove (objects or obstructions):
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