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pussyfoot

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of pussyfoot

  1. 1 to avoid giving a definite answer or position <politicians who try to pussyfoot around hot-button issues> Synonyms fudge, hedge, equivocate, tergiversate, waffle, weaselRelated Words flip-flop, yo-yo; dodge, duck, elude, eschew, evade, shake, shirk, shun, sidestep, skirt; bypass, circumvent; cavil, quibble; straddle

  2. 2 to move about in a sly or secret manner <pussyfooting through the hallways in the middle of the night> Synonyms lurk, mooch, mouse, sneak, shirk, skulk, slide, slink, slip, snake, stealRelated Words crawl, creep, edge, inch, worm; ghost, pad, tiptoe




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