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equivocation

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Synonyms for equivocation

noun avoidance of an issue
  • prevarication
  • ambiguity
  • amphibology
  • casuistry
  • coloring
  • con
  • cover
  • cover-up
  • deceit
  • deception
  • deceptiveness
  • delusion
  • dissimulation
  • distortion
  • doubtfulness
  • duplicity
  • evasion
  • fallacy
  • fib
  • fibbing
  • hedging
  • lie
  • line
  • lying
  • misrepresentation
  • shuffling
  • song
  • sophistry
  • speciousness
  • spuriousness
  • stall
  • tergiversation
  • waffle
  • cop out
  • double entendre
  • double meaning
  • double talk
  • equivocality
  • quibbling routine
  • run-around
  • song and dance
  • stonewall

Antonyms for equivocation

  • certainty
  • clarity
  • fact
  • frankness
  • honesty
  • openness
  • reality
  • surety
  • trustworthiness
  • truth
  • truthfulness
  • uprightness
  • directness
  • facing
  • meeting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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