fence–sitting

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noun fence–sit·ting \ˈfen(t)s-ˌsi-tiŋ\

Definition of fence–sitting

  1. :  a state of indecision or neutrality with respect to conflicting positions

fence–sitter

play \ˈfen(t)s-ˌsi-tər\ noun

1904

First Known Use of fence–sitting

1904


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