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weasels (out of)

verb
present tense third-person singular of weasel (out of)

Synonyms & Antonyms of weasels (out of)

to get or keep away from (as a responsibility) through cleverness or trickery
  • you won't be able to weasel out of your share of the work by feigning illness

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“Weasels (out of).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/weasels%20%28out%20of%29. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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