Word: prevaricate

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Synonyms: prevaricate

be evasive, beat around the bush, hedge, fence, shilly-shally, dodge (the issue), sidestep (the issue), equivocate, waffle, temporize, stall (for time), hem and haw, tergiversate, palter

Translations: prevaricate

spanish
prevaricar, mentir, evasivas, tergiversar


german
Ausflüchte machen, Ausflüchte, Wahrheit verdrehen, die Wahrheit verdrehen

french
tortiller, louvoyer

italian
equivocare, prevaricare, tergiversare, temporeggiare ancora

portuguese
prevaricar, tergiversar, prevaricam, atraiçoaria

dutch
liegen, er omheen draaien

russian
лгать, увиливать

swedish
slingra, sväva på målet, undanflykter

finnish
vältellä, kiertelyään, kierrellä ja kaarrella

danish
komme med udflugter

czech
kličkovat, vykrucovat

polish
lawirować, kręcić

hungarian
kertel

turkish
yalan söylemek, kaçamak cevap vermek, kaçamaklı söz söylemek, kaçamak cevap

greek
υπεκφεύγω

ukrainian
переважний, переважаючий, поширюваний

bulgarian
уклончиво, извърта

belarusian
крывіць

estonian
puiklema

croatian
okolišati

lithuanian
išsisukinėti, meluoti, Atlikti piktnaudžiavimo pagal tarnybą, Izlocīties, Atitikti wymijająco

latvian
izlocīties

romanian
ocoli adevărul, nu spune adevărul, spune adevărul, tărăgănare, fi echivoc

slovenian
Vrni

slovak
vykrúcať

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The meaning and "use of": prevaricate

verb
  • speak or act in an evasive way.

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