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equivocates

verb
present tense third-person singular of equivocate

Synonyms of equivocates

to avoid giving a definite answer or position
  • the candidate equivocated as long as he could on controversial issues

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“Equivocates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/equivocates. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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