Examples of tergiversate in a sentence
shamelessly tergiversating, the witness replied, “Well, it depends upon what your definition of ‘truth’ is”
Origin and Etymology of tergiversate
Latin tergiversatus, past participle of tergiversari to show reluctance, from tergum back + versare to turn, frequentative of vertere to turn — more at worth
First Known Use: 1590
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