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weasel

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to avoid giving a definite answer or position
  • the polite guest chose to weasel rather than admit that he didn't like the meal

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weasel

noun

Synonyms of weasel (Entry 2 of 2)

as in snake, skunk

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The first known use of weasel was before the 12th century

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“Weasel.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/weasel. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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