Synonyms of equivocation


1. evasion, equivocation, misrepresentation, deceit, deception

usage: a statement that is not literally false but that cleverly avoids an unpleasant truth

2. equivocation, prevarication, evasiveness, untruthfulness, ambiguity, equivocalness

usage: intentionally vague or ambiguous

3. equivocation, tergiversation, falsification, misrepresentation

usage: falsification by means of vague or ambiguous language

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