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prevaricating

adjective

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prevaricating

verb
present participle of prevaricate

Synonyms & Antonyms of prevaricating (Entry 2 of 2)

to make a statement one knows to be untrue
  • during the hearings the witness was willing to prevaricate in order to protect his friend

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“Prevaricating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/prevaricating. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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