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temporizers

noun
plural of temporizer

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1 a person who dexterously and expediently changes or adopts opinions
  • the kind of temporizer who determines his position on a political issue by taking a look at the polls

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2 one who does things only for his own benefit and with little regard for right and wrong
  • a lifelong temporizer, he was for the war as long as it was popular and against it the minute the tide of public opinion went the other way

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“Temporizers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/temporizers. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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