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amphibology

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  • as intergiversation
  • as inequivocation

synonyms for amphibology

  • ambiguity
  • amphiboly
  • casuistry
  • coloring
  • con
  • cover
  • cover-up
  • deceit
  • deception
  • deceptiveness
  • delusion
  • dissimulation
  • distortion
  • doubtfulness
  • duplicity
  • euphemism
  • evasion
  • fallacy
  • fib
  • fibbing
  • hedge
  • hedging
  • lie
  • line
  • lying
  • misrepresentation
  • prevarication
  • shuffle
  • shuffling
  • song
  • sophistry
  • speciousness
  • spuriousness
  • stall
  • waffle
  • cop out
  • double entendre
  • double meaning
  • double talk
  • equivocality
  • equivoque
  • quibbling routine
  • runaround
  • song and dance
  • stonewall
  • weasel word
See also synonyms for: amphibological

antonyms for amphibology

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  • certainty
  • clarity
  • fact
  • frankness
  • honesty
  • openness
  • reality
  • surety
  • trustworthiness
  • truth
  • truthfulness
  • uprightness
  • certainty
  • clarity
  • fact
  • frankness
  • honesty
  • openness
  • reality
  • surety
  • trustworthiness
  • truth
  • truthfulness
  • uprightness
  • directness
  • facing
  • meeting
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How to use amphibology in a sentence

Amphibology, am-fib-ol′o-ji, n. the use of ambiguous phrases or such as can be construed in two senses.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 1 OF 4: A-D)VARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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