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pussyfoot

verb

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  1. 1 to avoid giving a definite answer or position politicians who try to pussyfoot around hot-button issues Synonyms of pussyfoot fudge, hedge, equivocate, tergiversate, waffle, weaselWords Related to pussyfoot 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 of pussyfoot lurk, mooch, mouse, sneak, shirk, skulk, slide, slink, slip, snake, stealWords Related to pussyfoot crawl, creep, edge, inch, worm; ghost, pad, tiptoe


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