To shy away from a definite commitment or from decisive action
The use of equivocal language.
An equivocal word or expression.
(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.
The act of abandoning something or someone, of changing sides; desertion; betrayal.
(Pejorative) A word used to qualify a statement so as to make it potentially misleading.
To remove (objects or obstructions):
To be reluctant; not be sure that one should
Having a gridlike puckered or indented surface:
(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 speak of or refer to by means of a euphemism.
(Reflexive) To gain something for oneself by clever or devious means.
Find another word for waffle. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for waffle, like: pussyfoot, ambiguity, equivocation, equivoque, prevarication, euphemism, hedge, shuffle, tergiversation, weasel word and beat about (or around) the bush.