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on the fence

Definition of on the fence

  1. :  unable to decide about something <He tried to persuade those still (sitting) on the fence to vote in his favor.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a means of protection :  defense

    :  a barrier intended to prevent escape or intrusion or to mark a boundary

    :  such a barrier made of posts and wire or boards

  1. :  to enclose with a fence

    :  to keep in or out with a fence

    :  to ward off

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